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More Millennials want freelance careers instead of working full-time

A growing number of Americans, especially Millennials, say they intend to become their own boss with the goal of flexible hours to make sure they don't miss their kids' ball games and ballet performances.<p>They want to take charge of their work schedules and are willing to go solo to make it happen, …

Employment

It’s Time to Tell Your Kids It Doesn’t Matter Where They Go To College

When my daughter Jora was in high school, she went to a talk I gave on the adolescent brain, during which I pointed out that high school grades don’t …

8 Coinbase Alternatives You Should Know About

Coinbase has been one of the biggest and popular Bitcoin exchanges for quite some time now. Coinbase is based in San Francisco and has over 13 …

The Rise of Ripple: Cryptocurrency Price Surges 33%

Ripple, the cryptocurrency designed for banks and global money transfers, is making history this month. XRP, as Ripple’s token is called, surpassed …

Ripple Breaks $2 and Keeps Pushing in Week-Long Bull Run

Cryptocurrency Ripple (XRP) shot up by almost 35 percent over the past 24 hours, trading at an average of $2.20 and occupying second place by market …

Litecoin Price Predictions For 2018: Experts Forecast Next Year's Value

Litecoin creator Charlie Lee made an unprecedented move this month to preserve the integrity of his bitcoin-inspired cryptocurrency: selling off all …

Analyst: How Bitcoin Price Could Reach $60,000 in the Mid-Term

Advertisement<p>Tai Lopez, a prominent investor and analyst, has stated that if the world’s millionaires allocate merely 1 percent of their holdings …

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11 things organized and productive people do every day

We often confuse being productive with working as fast as we can, every second of the day. We fear that slowing down to get organized will kill our …

Emotional Intelligence

Bitcoin dives below $7,000

Bitcoin has been on a wild ride since a plan to help the red-hot coin scale was scraped.<p>Backers of the so-called Segwit2x proposal were considering to split from bitcoin's main blockchain network, but power-brokers behind the plan called off their support for the upgrade on Wednesday. That means …

Why you should never drink coffee on an empty stomach

For most of us, getting our a.m. coffee fix is an absolute necessity. After all, there's no better alarm clock than a warm mug of our favorite brew. And you don't even have to feel guilty about your daily habit; drinking coffee has tons of health benefits, such as protecting your brain from …

You'll never be able to wake up earlier if you keep overlooking a simple principle

Mark Twain once said, "Eat a live frog first thing in the morning and nothing worse will happen to you the rest of the day." The legendary wordsmith offers his classic brand of odd, albeit sage, advice to those looking to jump start their mornings with success for the rest of the day in mind. And …

Time Management

Road Rover Velar Rendering Shows There's Potential for a Range Rover Sedan

By all accounts, the Range Rover should sell about ten or so units, and that in a good year. There is simply no logical argument for a luxury SUV …

4 ways to get work done after hours

You’ve already had a packed workday, but that huge project is still due at the end of the week, and you feel like you still have to make a lot of …

6 Steps to Take to Wind Down For a Good Night's Sleep

• Popsugar<br>• Living<br>• Sleeping Tips<p>How to Sleep Better<p>6 Steps to Take to Wind Down For a Good Night's Sleep<p>Shares<p>There's a lot of advice on how to create a …

Sleep

How to tell if you've had a good night's sleep

After tossing and turning for what seems like hours, you come to terms with the fact that it'll be another sleepless night. But how can we tell if …

This Is How Napping Made Me More Productive

Taking two short “power naps” every day made it easier to focus, but it was important to nap the right way.<p>When it comes to sleeping, humans get the short end of the stick compared to others in the animal kingdom. Adult humans, on average, only sleep once a day (known as monophasic sleepers) …

Most people who say they work 18 hours a day are either lying or fooling themselves

I don't know Gary personally and I've enjoyed his books, but whenever I hear somebody claim to be working 18 hours a day on a consistent basis, I know that they're either lying or stupid.<p>Let's talk about the lying first.<p>In my experience, those who claim to work long hours are often those who are …

How to Know When a Business Idea Is Worth Pursuing

Finding a winning idea, and building a company with that idea in mind, is always a struggle.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There's a stat that every entrepreneur has heard at least once -- nine out of 10 business ideas will fail.<p>Entrepreneurship is a gamble. And with …

Saying 'no': the difference between being busy and productive

Or they might say "yes", and follow through – but at the expense of their health and sanity.<p>I can relate as I often over-commit myself. I juggle …

Are You Ready for a Side Hustle? Here's How to Know.

We talk to side hustle pro Susie Moore about who should jump into entrepreneurship and when is a good time to take the leap.<p><i>Editor’s Note: In "</i><i>Tough Love Tuesday</i><i>,"</i> <i>we connect side-hustling entrepreneurs with support, resources and advice from top experts. Sign up to our</i> <i>email newsletter</i> <i>to be notified</i> …

How to spend the first 30 minutes of your morning so you can be more productive all day

One day bleeds into the next, making it seem as if we're always doing, doing, doing, and searching for new and novel ways to do more.<p>The truth is, your desire to do more and get more done will lead you not toward greater productivity, but toward burnout, if you don't take time each day to check in …

Asking These 3 Questions Every Day Will Make You Incredibly Productive (and Successful) | Inc.com

With so many competing demands for our attention at work, and in our personal lives, it can be a real challenge to focus on what matters most and stay productive.<p>Our to-do lists seem to get longer each day, each week, and each month. We have so much to do, it never really feels like we've completed …

Time Management

5 Ways to Make Yourself Look Polished to Everyone Around You | Inc.com

The world is full of dreamers. Look around you and you'll find there are plenty of people who spend a lot of time and money reading business and branding books or signing up to attend intensive retreats and motivational seminars.<p>But let's be honest: Even while these books, seminars and articles may …

Self-help

To Succeed You Must Become a Knowledge Junkie

The first step to solving most problems is figuring out what you don't know and then learning it.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>A junkie can be defined as anyone suffering from an addiction. I’ll be the first to admit, I exchanged one addiction for another. My drug …

Why do I sweat at night?

Do you ever wake thinking that someone has thrown a bucket of water over you?<p>Sweating at night when the room or environment you are sleeping in an …

How to master the art of the 15-minute power nap

It can start to feel like there aren’t enough hours in the day to check off everything on your to-do list, let alone find a full eight hours to …

Talking to yourself in the third person can calm emotions - TODAY.com

Nervous about an upcoming presentation or job interview? You may be able to calm your anxiety — and actually do better — by simply talking to yourself in the third person, a new study suggests.<p>Researchers found that people create distance between themselves and whatever is causing negative …

8 things smart people never reveal about themselves at work

At work, sharing the right aspects of yourself in the right ways is an art form. Disclosures that feel like relationship builders in the moment can …

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