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Is How You Speak Sabotaging Your Success? 7 Ways to Power Up Your Language

The words you speak hold immense power. Power to open up possibilities, and power to close them down. Power to build trust, and power to erode it. Power to direct new action, and power to end it. Power to amplify negative emotions, and power to generate and spread positive ones.<p>Indeed, …

10 Best Cities For Young Entrepreneurs

NerdWallet tallied the top metro areas by population to determine this (surprising!) list of the best cities for young founders. With an equal weighting of loan data, cost of living, business activity, education and income, they’ve crunched the numbers to tally an overall score for 42 major cities. …

How To Ace That Job Interview

So that resume you left languishing on a job site that went bankrupt years ago finally got some attention, and lo and behold, someone in an office …

31 Psychological Life Hacks That You Can Exploit To Give Yourself An Advantage In Social Settings

By hoK leahciM,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1pKhb89<p>Impress your friends. Find a potential date. This is how you can manipulate people. You can …

Six principles to guide your hiring

<i>This column is part of Globe Careers' Leadership Lab series, where executives and experts share their views and advice about leadership and management. Follow us at</i> @Globe_Careers<i>. Find all Leadership Lab stories at</i> tgam.ca/leadershiplab<p>As a leader, my job comes down to one thing: choosing the …

What The Greatest Self-Help Books Of The Last Decades Can Teach You In 7 Minutes

As a writer, I’m fortunate to connect with authors and experts all over the globe who have vitally important messages to share. While each of these experts sees the world in his or her own very unique way, and shares a special filter or perspective on life, progress and success, when you peel the …

How To Listen Effectively To A Speech

I post often about how to give a speech. But most of us also find ourselves on the receiving end of speeches too, and listening to them is nearly as hard work as giving them. So how do you listen critically and well to a speech to get the most out of it, and avoid the rhetorical traps the speaker …

Benefits Of Early Risers

Several studies have correlated waking up early with success. Here's a breakdown of the benefits reaped by early risers.

Peter Thiel's Advice To Entrepreneurs: Tell Me Something That's True But Nobody Agrees With

Peter Thiel, a venture capitalist best known for his early and very profitable investment in Facebook, tends to stay away from giving general advice to entrepreneurs. “Generic advice is quite bad,” he said at a conference today in Silicon Valley. “Bromides are probably wrong.”<p>Instead, the general …

Daily Inspiration #1682

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Make sure Walmart obeys its return policy: Roseman | The Star

In another Walmart case, Melissa Beaucaire wasn’t sure about the policy that applied when merchandise was returned with a gift receipt.<p>Her parents …

Wolves Of Wall Street Abound: How To Spot A Bad Broker

I don’t think it’s any coincidence that Leonardo DiCaprio has played back-to-back roles as mobster Jay Gatsby and a boiler room swindler in the “Wolf of Wall Street.” Both parts seem to be in the same character range.<p>Yet there’s a more fundamental problem afoot. It’s not that greed will dominate …

Mapped: The Most Expensive Home For Sale In Your State

<i>We recently reported on the most expensive homes for sale in each state, as of Jan. 6. Here are the five most expensive homes, and a visualization of the data.</i><p><b>California</b><br>Price: $115,000,000 <b><br>1011 Beverly Drive, Los Angeles</b><br>The 50,000-square-foot mansion was once the home of publishing magnate William …

The 10 Most Corrupt Mexicans Of 2013

Alarming levels of corruption in government, the judiciary and law-enforcement, earned Mexico the 2013 title of one of the two most corrupt countries in Latin America, according to the Global Corruption Barometer released in July by Transparency International, an anti-corruption nonprofit group. …

Billionaires: Surprising First Jobs

Looking at the people on FORBES 400 now, you couldn’t imagine them working at the burger counter, but hey, you gotta start somewhere.

What Recruiters Look At During The 6 Seconds They Spend On Your Resume

Although we may never know why we didn't get chosen for a job interview, a recent study is shedding some light on recruiters' decision-making behavior. According to TheLadders research, recruiters spend an average of "six seconds before they make the initial 'fit or no fit' decision" on …

Employment

Inspired by Snowden, more NSA insiders are blowing the whistle

Jesselyn Radack is a civil liberties attorney with the Government Accountability Project who has been in contact with Edward Snowden. In an ABC News …

Call of Duty: Ghosts live-action trailer includes Megan Fox cameo

A live-action trailer for Infinity Ward's upcoming first-person shooter, <i>Call of Duty: Ghosts</i>, takes viewers to Las Vegas, snowy tundras and even space.<p>Set to the upbeat tune of Frank Sinatra's "I'm Gonna Live Till I Die," the video features four friends running and gunning through total chaos. …

Billionaires' Tips For New Grads: Advice From Jobs, Oprah, Zuckerberg And More

College students across the country will accept diplomas and step out into the “real world” for the first time this month. Some have jobs, many don’t, but all are hopeful about what lies ahead.<p>As to their first steps beyond the comfort of campus, whose advice should they follow? What lessons should …

How To Invest When Everything Seems Risky

There are two fundamental struggles for retirement investors: Saving enough, and investing well. How to invest your money should be a fairly easy decision, but many investors get stuck.<p>Why? Because it always feels like the wrong time.<p>Cash builds up in a retirement account and balances grow, but the …

An 8-Step 401(k) Game Plan For Fall Open Enrollment Season

Whether or not your employer reminds you to take a look at your 401(k) retirement account when you go through the arduous fall benefits open enrollment period, it can really pay to do so. That’s why more employers are making it part of the process, according to Aon Hewitt. The thinking is that this …

Pay attention.

In both good times and bad, any investment can falter for legitimate business reasons. But no one likes to discover they have become the victim of a scam. Here are some warning signs that that enticing opportunity you are considering warrants extreme caution.

Investing

5 Classic Investment Lessons That I Learned From My Grandmother

After the passing of her husband, my grandmother inherited a sizable estate.<p>She had seen the success of the stock market in the eighties and, with this windfall, thought she would try her hand at investing. Being a lifelong learner and hopelessly independent soul, she decided to forgo an asset …

You Can Get Richer Pinching Pennies Like Warren Buffett

Many people have tried to emulate Warren Buffett‘s investment style. More may attempt it as they search for the best investing ideas for 2012. But here’s a more attainable goal: Pinch pennies like the Oracle of Omaha. This might turn out to be a New Year’s resolution you can actually <i>keep</i>. And …

10 Terms You Must Know Before Raising Startup Capital

There are a lot of ways to get tripped up while building a company. Failing to understand financial jargon shouldn’t be one of them.<p>It’s not that investors and venture capitalists are evil or anything. It’s just that their interests don’t perfectly align with those of entrepreneurs. You want to …

Bankers Or Bandits? New Rules On Tax Evasion Put Singapore Bankers In The Dock

On July 1, a new law came into force in Singapore, without much fuss or fanfare. All financial institutions are now criminally liable and risk hefty penalties or even closure if they shelter tax cheats.<p>Singapore wants its private bankers to screen their customers, ensure their money is tax-paid, …

What an eyeful: the world's most beautiful buildings

Straight away we'll say that this isn't a top 10 list. There are just far too many styles of buildings, each worthy of a top 50: sacred buildings, homes, skyscrapers, theatres...<p>Instead, this is a list showing the variety of architectural beauty across the globe - and pointing you in the direction …

How Super-Achievers Do What They Do

For their new book <i>The Art of Doing</i>, Camille Sweeney and Josh Gosfield interviewed 36 super-achievers at the tops of their fields. They started seeing patterns emerge. These are the 10 most common practices of the highly successful.

Nine Jaw-Dropping Hotel-Room Views Around the World (Photos)

Stunning<p>The sightseeing doesn’t have to stop when you get back to your hotel room. Check out these fabulous hotels that are even better looking out …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Best Dressed<p><i>GQ</i>-approved kits from every red carpet, airport arrival, and coffee run across the globe.<p>10 Photos8 hours agoView More<p>Don't Miss!<p>Amazon …