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Lumosity let you down? 7 proven strategies to keep your brain sharp

If you want to protect your brain, you don't need an app for it.<p>You may have heard developer Lumosity was fined a whopping $2-million by the FTC for claims it deceived customers into believing its computer games improve brain performance.<p>The good news: there are numerous, simple ways to sharpen …

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LIFE LESSONS FROM WARREN BUFFETT

Forbes chronicles the lives of many successful billionaires but few are as admired and respected as Warren Buffett. He has a Jimmy Stewart quality – he is both ethical and humble. Here are ten "It's A Wonderful Life Lessons" gleaned from the pages of <i>My Warren Buffett Bible</i>.

Warren Buffett

7 Things Successful People Do On Weekends

Five Minutes with Entrepreneur Omar Kassim, Founder of JadoPado

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>“I’ve breathed and lived technology since I [was] eight years old,” says JadoPado founder Omar Kassim, while reminiscing about how he put together …

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Millennials who are financially thriving have one characteristic in common

Millions of America's young people are really struggling financially. Around 30 percent are living with their parents, and many others are coping with stagnant wages, underemployment, and sky-high rent.<p>And then there are those who are doing just great—owning a house, buying a car, and consistently …

Real Estate

Eleven things ultra-productive people do differently

When it comes to productivity, we all face the same challenge–there are only 24 hours in a day.<p>Yet some people seem to have twice the time; they have an uncanny ability to get things done. Even when juggling multiple projects, they reach their goals without fail.<p>We all want to get more out of life. …

The 7 Keys To Incredible Life Success

There was a time in my life, the majority of my youth, when I was a slacker whose primary skill was to find new ways to avoid anything worthwhile. I …

How to Stay Focused on Your Goals When You Are Worn Out

Being a leader of a company or organization is certainly a difficult and often frustrating position – but it can also be tremendously …

Self-improvement

10 Brilliant Business Books You Can Read To Find Your Shortcut To Success

Don’t want to overspend your budget, swipe your credit card too many times, and feel like a financial mess? Instead of beating yourself up for the …

Personal Finance

13 Incredibly Smart Tips To Be Happier From Mental Health Experts

Genius tips from people whose job it is to make you feel better.

17 things keeping you from getting rich, according to a journalist who spent his career studying millionaires

In addition to boiling down the "secret" to building wealth in 13 principles, he revealed 30 "major causes of failure" that hold many of us back from getting rich.<p>Here are 17 that are still relevant today.

Self-improvement

How nice guys can finish first

Those with likable personalities receive better treatment and more freedoms.<p>When people enjoy being around you, you will be treated better, seen as more successful, viewed as more confident, and your rise to the top is often quicker.<p>Know who you are and manage yourself well. When you know who you …

Self-improvement

Time-Management Tips From 8 Self-Made Billionaires

There are 1,440 minutes in a day. Here's how the most successful people on the planet make the most of them.<p>When I first heard about Kevin Kruse's new book <i>15 Secrets Successful People Know About Time Management</i>, I was intrigued. In it, he interviews seven billionaires, 13 Olympic athletes, and 239 …

A serial startup employee explains 4 key steps to building a $1 million business in under 48 hours

We were both in hoodies and had a shared penchant for the F-bomb and burritos, all of which led to a caffeine-infused mind meld.<p>It would be the first of many.<p>The matchmaker then introducing us was the prophetic and profane Dave McClure, general partner of 500 Start-ups, which is now headquartered …

Startups

Why You Should Quit While You're Ahead

This story appears in the January 2016 issue of <i>Entrepreneur</i>. Subscribe »<p>Welcome to the hardest decision you’ll ever make as an entrepreneur. While it’s tempting to stick with a run of financial success for as long as possible, it’s important to understand what you might leave on the table if you …

Entrepreneurship

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10 Habits That Can Unlock Your Inner Awesomeness

Here's a list of 10 habits that could take your life into the stratosphere of greatness.<p><i>What habits have changed people’s lives? originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question.</i><p><b>Answer by Nelson Wang, founder of www.CEOLifestyle.io, on Quora:</b><p>When I was 17, I was fired from my job as a …

Tricks for Rapid Weight Loss

One of the most important components of any weight-loss program is speed. If the time frame of a program is too long, no matter how effective it …

Al Qaeda branch calls for new attacks against United States

<b>(CNN) —</b> Al Qaeda's branch in Yemen, which officials have called the terror group's most dangerous affiliate, has issued two threatening new communiques praising recent lone-wolf style attacks against the West and calling for more of them.<p>"We urge you to strike America in its own home and beyond," …

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9 Thought-Provoking Quotes About Work-Life Balance

No matter how good you are at your job, you probably often think: <i>I could be doing more</i>.<p>Call it work-life balance, work-life coexistence, or simply life, but balancing responsibilities can be stressful in an always-on world. Phones and connected devices make it easier than ever to stay entangled in …

Work-life Balance

A Periodic Table Surprise: The One Element In Stars That Isn't On Earth

When it comes to the elements in the periodic table found throughout the Universe, it’s only the first two that originated from the Big Bang: hydrogen and helium. Everything else was formed from stars, whether:<p>fused in their cores, from lighter elements into heavier ones,<br>• built in supernovae, where …

Jimmy Carter: U.S. Is an ‘Oligarchy With Unlimited Political Bribery’

Former President Jimmy Carter had some harsh words to say about the current state of America’s electoral process, calling the country “an oligarchy …

DNC Chair Grilled on MSNBC: ‘What’s the Difference Between a Democrat and a Socialist?’

The chair of the Democratic National Committee was repeatedly pressed Thursday evening by MSNBC host Chris Matthews over the difference between a Democrat and socialist.<p>Matthews first began questioning Rep. Debbie Wasserman-Schultz (D-Fla.) on whether presidential candidate Bernie Sanders, a proud …

Manchester United Transfer News: Fresh Pedro Twist, Latest on Cristiano Ronaldo

Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu has told ESPN Deportes (via Adriana Garcia of ESPN.co.uk) that Manchester United are yet to launch an official approach for Pedro Rodriguez.<p>The recently re-elected chief doesn't expect any further summer business to take place and believes Luis Enrique's …

A GOP led by Donald Trump will fail, and deserve it

This judgment is unfair to a few candidates — Rick Perry, Jeb Bush and Marco Rubio come to mind — delivering thoughtful speeches. But in portions of the Republican field, the normal limits of civility have been crossed and recrossed in the relentless search for viral attention.<p>Mike Huckabee …

15 Things Happy People Avoid At All Costs

Some people would rather be miserable.<p>Sure, if they had more time or money to do the things they enjoy <i>then</i> they’d be happy.<p>But that’s never gonna …

7 Habits of Highly Respected Leaders

Your technical skills might get you a promotion, but it’s your people skills that will earn you the respect of your employees.<p>A title, position, and corner office may earn them extra pay and benefits, but respect is something that does not automatically come with a leadership position. This has to …

Six Habits Of Ambitious People

Ambition isn’t a dirty word. Channeled correctly, it’s the motivator to a satisfying life.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This article is one of the top 10 habits to adopt to be better at your job in 2016. See the full list here.</i><p>Ambition gets a bad rap. The trait that pushes someone toward success can sometimes …

America is ready for socialism! Massive majorities back Bernie Sanders on the issues — and disdain Donald Trump

<b>(AP/Jacquelyn Martin/Seth Wenig/Photo montage by Salon)</b><p>Trump channels the right’s angry Fox News id. But Sanders speaks to America’s soul — and our values<p>Paul Rosenberg<p>July 11, 2015 1:30pm (UTC)<p>Donald Trump is throwing the GOP primary into chaos by channeling the GOP’s id, spinning out wild …