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

Journalist Napoleon Hill set out to uncover the key to wealth around 80 years ago. He studied more than 500 self-made millionaires over a span of 20 years, and his research culminated in what would become a timeless personal-finance classic: "Think and Grow Rich."<p>In addition to boiling down the …

Self-improvement

Excel is the go-to tool for finance professionals and these courses can give you an expert-level understanding

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Shutterstock Microsoft Excel can be one of the most powerful tools on your computer if you know how to use it. For the lay person, a …

Fantasy Football

The founder of Google's top secret project lab has a new plan to double the world's GDP

His efforts turned into Google X, the secretive "moonshot factory" that has produced some of Google's most technically ambitious projects like self-driving cars, smart contact lenses, Google Glass and internet bearing balloons.<p>But after guiding Google X through its early years, Thrun relinquished …

MOOCs

19 books to read if you want to get rich

If it works for them, why couldn't it work for you?<p>Here, we've highlighted some of the best books about managing your money and achieving wealth out there, from expert-recommended classics to some of our favorite new editions.<p>No guarantees, of course — but if you want to get rich, it can't hurt to …

Investing

Robert Reich: How to fix the economy — step No. 1

The former secretary of labor on the urgent need to raise the minimum wage to $15 per hour<p>Robert Reich<p>May 10, 2015 8:00pm (UTC)<p>A basic moral principle that most Americans agree on is no one who works full time should be in poverty, nor should their family.<p>Yet over time we’ve seen significant growth …

Middle-class

7 Ways to Supercharge Your Productivity

If your old bag of productivity tricks isn't working for you today, it might be time for a motivational makeover.<p>If you are a human being and have a job, it's likely that you've had to struggle with procrastination at one time or another. You're not alone, friends.<p>Even the most productive people …

The New World Order

Outside of the Western world, a handful of cities are fast becoming important global business players. Some of their home countries are recognizing that power and seek to create a multi-polar world that isn't so reliant on the U.S. and Europe. These are the power cities outside of the core …

Retirement Planning: Forget Stocks; I’m Hoarding My Cash. Here’s Why

Let's put the bull market in perspective, then consider our options for retirement planning.<p>It all started in August 2013. Up to that point, a …

Tesla Energy wants to put batteries in your house

Another outlet for Tesla's advanced battery technology, and a step towards sustainability for their vehicle business.<p>If you've been struggling to figure out how the Gigafactory's massive scale is going to translate into vehicles on the ground, Tesla Energy might help put things in perspective. The …

Tesla

Apple's Stock Chart Looks Good Going Into Earnings

While I use fundamental analysis for the majority of my thinking to determine whether to buy, sell or hold a stock I believe looking at and understanding chart patterns is another helpful tool. Looking at Apple’s chart I believe it shows that the company’s shares are poised to move higher after its …

The Power of Kindness

How being good to others can be good for you.<p>Treating other people well isn’t just good for your karma. It’s good for your health and vitality, …

Mindfulness

10 Things You Never See In Successful People

Elise Moreau<p>Read full profile<p>Everyone has their own interpretation of what success means to them, but when you break it right down, everyone can …

Success

Lakers fans finally may start to see a bright, sunny summer

The Lakers just suffered through the worst season in their history, losing 61 games along with Kobe Bryant and Steve Nash to season-ending …

SunPower At 30: Why It's Still The Most Interesting Company In Solar

SunPower turns 30 tomorrow. It’s a company whose impending doom has been predicted more times than Apple. And, like Apple, it has both defied expectations and played a huge role in taking its industry from a niche world of hobbyists to the mainstream. In 2014, net income came to $246 million, more …

Great Entrepreneurs Share These Six Traits - And Some May Surprise You

What does it take to be successful as an entrepreneur? It’s a frequently asked question. Common answers are passion, smarts, audacity—not to mention the ability to work 70-hour weeks with no end in sight.<p>However, there are other traits that can be just as advantageous but might not fit into our …

Tesla And Energy Storage: The Race To Power The Future

What if there were a way to modernize the nation’s energy grid while also helping bolster renewable energy production? According to Tesla’s innovative mastermind, Elon Musk, the development of massive batteries, which store energy produced from renewable resources, could become a reality within the …

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