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'Shark Tank' investor Daymond John says this daily ritual changed his life

When Daymond John was 14 years old, his dyslexia had yet to be diagnosed, and he only knew that he struggled with reading. But there was one book, Napoleon Hill's 1937 inspirational classic "Think and Grow Rich," that he not only happily read, but decided to re-read every year.<p>The main takeaway he …

Entrepreneurship

15 People Share The Best Advice They've Ever Gotten In Therapy

H/T Reddit<p>"I would often be so concerned with what I 'should' be doing that I couldn't enjoy anything I wanted to do. Since getting that advice I have tried to separate everything into things 'I want to do' and 'things I need to do'. It has certainly helped me enjoy things more as of late." …

Mental Health

Here's How To Cook The Perfect Turkey In 90 Minutes Flat

There are innumerable ways to prepare your turkey for Thanksgiving dinner. But if you want something simple, delicious, and most importantly <i>fast</i>, this dry rub turkey recipe will get your bird on the table in 90 minutes.<p>Business Insider's own Sydney Kramer, who runs the food blog The Crepes of …

Stocks and bonds will surprise a lot of investors in the next crash

I have been a bond bear for a while.<p>Back in the summer of 2016, I spoke at a small conference out in San Diego. My topic: How interest rates were going to go up.<p>It didn't go over very well with people. I haven't been invited back to speak, which is too bad—because I was right. (You may also want to …

Every investor needs to know these 12 valuation ratios

An uninformed investor: "This stock is so cheap! The current stock price is only $0.50!"<p>A smart investor: "Umm…the stock price means nothing. Your stock's EBITDA multiple is negative!"<p>I know. Cheesy example. But hopefully, it gets the point across. Just because the stock price is trading under $1 …

The No-Recipe Stuffed Vegetable Formula to Embrace All Fall

In a time of year when days and months are so busy they fly by at an alarming pace while holidays creep closer by the day, the old "protein, starch, and green" formula might get shoved aside in favor of, say, a frozen burrito or ordering takeout. No shade towards frozen burritos, but if you want to …

Food

A Brown professor explains how Americans’ faith in civilized debate is fueling white supremacy

The fall semester has kicked off and the annual tide of speakers now washes over our communities. Not surprisingly, colleges and universities are revisiting last year’s unresolved arguments about whether white supremacist speech deserves equal space and protection. Already, in the aftermath of the …

Justice

5 tips to be successful at anything you do, according to Tom Brady

Brady has led the Patriots to seven Super Bowls and five championships, winning four Super Bowl MVPs and accolades as the greatest quarterback of all time along the way.<p>He's also earned tens of millions with endorsement deals for Under Armour, UGG, Aston Martin, and other brands, and (perhaps most …

11 books the US Army's top officer recommends to help understand the world

Secretary James Mattis has been heralded as a "warrior monk" for his prodigious knowledge and voracious reading habits.<p>But Mattis, a retired Marine general, is not the only US military officer who has supplemented his martial knowledge with academic achievement.<p>In that spirit, the US Army has …

This Excel trick will save you time and impress your boss

Here's a really easy setup for displaying data in Excel. The key is to create dynamic named ranges. Watch the video to see how to do it in just a few easy steps.<p><i>Produced by Sara Silverstein</i><p><b>Follow BI Video:</b>On Facebook

Here are the ways to buy into Bitcoin

This huge increase in price has led some investors to not only some to wonder if they should invest in bitcoin, but even how to invest in bitcoin in the first place. After all, it's not like they can purchase a bitcoin at their brokerage or bank. Heck, one can't even buy a bitcoin at Amazon.com, …

'It takes literally one second': A former Google engineer just gave me the best meditation advice I've ever heard

The tip, which originally comes from Tibetan Buddhist master Mingyur Rinpoche, appears in Chade-Meng Tan's 2012 book, "Search Inside Yourself."<p>Tan summarizes the advice for his readers:<p>What Tan's really telling readers: Don't get too ambitious when it comes to meditation.<p>It doesn't make you lazy — …

Cocktail Attire For Men: How To Get It Right

<i>Exploring the definition of cocktail attire and how to pull it off properly</i><p>Let me be truly candid for a moment. I consider myself pretty well-versed …

15 Easy One-Pot Vegetarian Dinners

While we've already gone over how well-suited chicken is to making one-pot dinners, there's no reason for meat-eaters to have all the fun. I don't cook a lot of meat during the week, so when I'm putting together a quick weeknight dinner I typically turn to vegetables and grains to make healthy, …

Cooking

How to Secure Your Online Accounts By Revoking Access From Third-Party Apps

Every once in a while, an app like Unroll.me pops into the spotlight to remind us that we all tend to authorize a lot of apps to access our email and …

Robots are pretty bad at value investing

That's one of the findings of a revised study entitled 'Facts About Formulaic Value Investing' that was published this month by the CFA Institute. The research found that portfolio managers need to use a comprehensive set of metrics to calculate a company's 'intrinsic value,' as laid out by Graham …

Investing

Why we're in for a repeat of the 1929 crash

The first time I heard the name Babson was in 1980 when I was a senior in high school in Weston, Connecticut (serendipitous given some of the themes of this letter and coinciding with Reagan's election). I was on a bus with my soccer team headed to Massachusetts to play weekend scrimmages against …

How to write an email that won't be mocked, trashed, or ignored

Emails can be tricky.<p>Whether you're reaching out to a new connection or firing off a note to your work idol's inbox, there are a ton of email mistakes to be made.<p>That's a big problem. We conduct so much business over email nowadays. A lousy subject line or an unfortunate sign off can actually have …

'President Bannon's' hugely destructive first week in office

In fact, he doesn't have much interest in policy at all, they said.<p>He'll delegate governing to Mike Pence, Reince Priebus, and Paul Ryan while he plays a lot of golf. You'll see that there's nothing to be scared of.<p>After just one week in office — arguably the worst opening since The Adventures of …

How to Protect Your Digital Privacy in the Era of Public Shaming

Every January, I do a digital tune-up, cleaning up my privacy settings, updating my software and generally trying to upgrade my security. This year, …

Privacy

The author of 'The 4-Hour Workweek' explains the 4-word daily reminder that makes him more productive

After his 2007 productivity guide "The 4-Hour Workweek" became a bestseller, Tim Ferriss dedicated his career to studying a wide variety of experts at the top of their fields.<p>His new book, "Tools of Titans," is a collection of the best lessons he's learned from over 100 highly successful people.<p>It …

A huge reversal might be about to take place — and it could see $2.3 trillion move in to the stock market

A huge amount of investment dollars have flowed out of equities and into bonds over the past decade.<p>But, according to a note published by Societe Generale's Cross Asset Research team on Monday, this "de-equitisation" trend has slowly been reversing, and "a significant portfolio rebalancing may be …

The 17 Most Important Things To Read About Trump's America

If you’re trying to process what happened two weeks ago, these essays are a good place to start.

Black Lives Matter

The way millionaires view money is different from everyone else

Economic inequality is a hot topic right now, and many people go as far as accusing the wealthy of having some sort of unfair advantage. Those are easy accusations to make, and they resonate well with some people. But the truth is, there are no unfair advantages.<p>Everyone has the same opportunity to …

In Dallas, the primary argument of the NRA and pro-gun advocates was completely debunked

“The only way to stop a bad guy with a gun is with a good guy with a gun,” National Rifle Association (NRA) executive vice president Wayne LaPierre infamously declared following the Newtown, Connecticut school shootings in 2012. The vision of armed heroes killing armed villains and preventing loss …

Guns

15 Great Microsoft Word Add-Ins for Social Media, Email Marketing, More - Small Business Trends

Ever since its launch in 1983, Microsoft Word has been an integral part of daily office life for millions of workers. It doesn’t matter what sort of …

People are falling in love with a simple productivity system that just uses pen and paper

I’m one of those people who is constantly testing out new productivity apps in the hopes that <i>this</i> is the technology that will transform my life for good. Each new app promises to make me more efficient than the last.<p>But I’ve never been able to find a method that quite beats the flexibility and …

Productivity

10 things you can learn in 10 minutes that will change your life

In fact, more than two-thirds of employees reported being overloaded at work, according to Cornerstone's 2014 State Of Workplace Productivity Report. And 84% think the overload won't be letting up anytime soon — it's increasing.<p>In light of this reality, you're probably searching for the best …