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The Morning Routines of Successful Business People

Some of the most successful people in the world, from Oprah to Richard Branson, make time to do the same specific thing every day after waking up, …

Mark Zuckerberg

How to Invest: When You’re Just Getting Started

Wall Street has an odd way of trying to get your business. The dizzying array of investment choices, mind-numbing jargon, and pie charts with more …

Investing

5 free online classes to improve your financial literacy

Education has become a personal finance issue of late, with countless Millennials deep in student loan debt. But thanks to massively open online courses (MOOCs), you can learn—whether about money or music or marketing—for free.<p>Sometimes there is a fee for graded coursework, but you can still access …

Personal Finance

17 Smart Things the Most Productive People Do Every Day | Inc.com

To be a productivity guru, you need a commitment to excellence, intelligent planning, and focused effort, according to Paul J. Meyer.<p>Here are 17 smart habits to adopt that will help you be your most productive self every day.<p>1. Book Time in Your Calendar for Tasks<p>Are to-do lists ruining your life? …

Productivity

4 Top Pharmaceutical Stocks for 2018 | Investopedia

Pharmaceutical stocks often reward investors with dividends and growth, but they have risks. Drugs can fail to win the approval of the Food and Drug …

Biotechnology

Bill Gates's and Warren Buffett's Top Advice for College Students | Inc.com

It's not every day you get treated to a master class in life and business from Bill Gates and Warren Buffett.<p>Excited chatter filled the halls of Columbia University's Lerner Auditorium this past Friday afternoon, as students eagerly waited to have their questions answered by the two renowned …

Bill Gates

21 simple ways to earn passive income

Making money takes work, but working can suck.<p>Luckily, there are some ways to make money with little to no effort.<p>Though some of these methods do take some work up front, they can set you up to earn passive income for the long term.<p>Here are 21 ways to make money with minimum effort.

Real Estate

Enter the ring: The beginner’s guide to boxing workouts

Boxing gyms have come a long way from the gritty, dank cages Rocky prowled in the predawn hours of Philadelphia’s winters. Just as we had the …

Boxing

Do these 5 things to get your career in tip-top shape for 2017

The week between Christmas and New Year’s Day means one thing: checking off the final items on your end-of-year to-do list.<p>Whether you’re taking a …

I read 15 books this year on happiness, productivity, and success — here are the most meaningful insights I've taken away

The bad thing is that one time a stack of said books collapsed on my desk neighbor.<p>Without a doubt, the books that moved me most this year focused on psychology and behavioral science — and as 2016 draws to a close, I'm reflecting on everything I learned.<p>Below, I've rounded up the most meaningful …

Self-improvement

Why You Should Try Meditating While Running (and How to Do It)

Yes, you can get your Zen on while getting miles in. Here are nine tips for making your next run extra-serene.<p>I’m running down Kelly Drive in Philadelphia on an unseasonably warm fall day, my purple sneakers softly thudding against the ground. As I run, I notice a young boy skateboarding on the …

Meditation

10 Healthy Apps for Wellness Warriors and Nutrition Nerds

PSA: Your smart phone is your health and wellness secret weapon. From easy meditation guides, to yoga sequences, food ingredient translators, …

7 TED Talks on Happiness That Will Make You Smile From Ear to Ear

Fact: Bad days happen to good people. Even when you give up those old habits to be happier, switch up your morning routine, and do that one thing all …

7 Very Simple Things That Will Expand Your Consciousness In Big Ways

Did you know “ignorance is bliss” is actually a misquote? The entirety of the line is: “Where ignorance is bliss, ’tis folly to be wise.”<p>Unawareness …

8 Excellent Habits That Most Successful People Possess

Many people wonder how they can become highly successful, not realizing that they hold within them everything they need to achieve all of the success …

How to get fit with minimum time and effort

We all need to exercise. But how can we get what we need without spending all the time in the gym?<p>On paper, it seems like a no-brainer – exercise regularly and we can look better, feel stronger and live longer.<p>In reality, it’s hard for many of us to muster the motivation to see it through. We may …

Exercise

The Abs Workout That'll Make You A Better Runner

An abs workout for runners? Believe it. While the best way to become a better runner is to—you guessed it—actually <i>run</i>, the workouts you do when …

Workouts

8 Metabolism Secrets That Help You Burn Calories

It’s no wonder metabolism is a subject of fascination and speculation: The process that turns food into fuel powers all that we do. “Even when you’re …

Weight Loss

Pick Your Favorite Ab Workout: We Have 25

If you're here for abs, you've come to the right place; we have over two dozen different ab workouts, perfect for targeting your core and flattening your belly. Build a strong body, starting right at the middle, with routines as short as two minutes! Choose the best workout for you, whether it's …

7 Growth Stocks That Should Replace Apple in Your Portfolio

Just about everything about <b>Apple Inc.'s</b> (AAPL) fourth-quarter earnings report was positive. Its revenue and gross margins were at the high end of …

Investing

Size Isn't Everything: You Might Be Stronger Than You Look

💪 ≠ 🏋<p>Bodybuilding is based on the idea that muscle size is linked to strength, but new research suggests that might not be true.<p>Scientists have …

Muscle

These Skills Are Hard To Learn But Pay Off For The Rest of Your Life

<i>“What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.”</i> — <b>Ralph Waldo Emerson</b><p>The ability to expand your mind …

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Here are 5 smart money moves for millennials who want to grow real wealth

You know you should save more, especially for retirement — but that's easier said than done if you're living paycheck to paycheck. You might even …

5 5-Minute Routines That Will Make You Wildly Wealthy and Successful

Success and wealth don't happen in one fell swoop, but maybe they can happen five minutes at a time.<p>Success and wealth don't happen in one fell swoop, but maybe they can happen five minutes at a time. The ultra-wealthy may seem larger than life, but if we break down the habits of millionaires and …

Self-improvement