Abe Alame

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I figured I'd post this again cause I don't think y'all fully understood it the first time I post it.

How to stop spending money mindlessly

We all know it's important to save money.<p>Saving for retirement and socking away cash for emergencies often involves making sacrifices. The money that you would have spent on a trip to Uruguay or on new shoes could instead go into your IRA or your savings account.<p>Making responsible financial …

Tesla’s Elon Musk: Time to ‘revolt’ against fossil fuel industry

Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk predicted Wednesday that half of all new cars will have self-driving technology within seven to 10 years, while cautioning that the change will threaten the jobs of people who now drive for a living.<p>Speaking at the World Energy Innovation Forum, Musk also called for the …

3 Exercises for Stronger Forearms

7 Ways to Turn Your Life Around

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you could get just one thing through your head, life would be so much better it would turn your whole world upside down. No kidding.<p>Before I tell you what that one thing is, I need to set the mood. Have you ever had an epiphany where …

Wearables are already impacting the healthcare industry, and here’s how

The advent of wearable technology has managed to turn just about everyone into their own physician — to a certain extent, at least. With the ubiquity …

Diabetes and Dementia Link: Alzheimer's Impairs Insulin Signalling

<b>Mount Sinai Researchers Identify Brain Insulin Resistance as Possible New Link Between Alzheimer’s Disease and Diabetes.</b><p>Several epidemiological …

Neuroscience

Bestselling business author Dan Pink shares 2 simple exercises to make work bearable if you hate your job

Maybe you feel like the work doesn't play into your skills and strengths; maybe your boss is a bully. Just because you're miserable doesn't necessarily mean you can up and leave without another gig lined up.<p>Fortunately, there are a few simple strategies for making the most of a negative work …

What Steve Jobs, Bill Gates, and 13 other highly successful tech people were doing at age 25

At the time, many were already founding or making deals with multimillion-dollar companies, or simply dreaming up how they could make their dent in the universe.<p>In other words, it varied from tech titan to tech titan, and it all goes to show that there's no one path to success.<p>To underscore that …

Silicon Valley

You've Been Fired. What Do You Tell Job Interviewers?

<b>Dear Annie:</b> I’ve been fired, and it’s totally flipping me out, because it was the last thing I expected. My first job out of college was at a …

6 TED Talks You Should Watch To Up Your Mindset

Engaging your mind is the best way to keep it sharp, but in the hustle and bustle of daily life, it’s easy to fall into a slump. If you need a mental pick-me-up, check out these fascinating TED Talks. Get inspired. Get engaged. Give your brain a boost.<p><b>1. Daniel Levitin: How To Stay Calm When You</b> …

TED Talks

10 Metabolic Moves to Supercharge Weight Loss

I Tried Ryan Reynolds’ Insane ‘Deadpool 2’ Workout—and Now I Know Why He’s Shredded<p>F.D.A. Approves First-of-its-Kind Drug to Prevent Migraines<p>Josh …

Weight Loss

What's The Link Between Insomnia And Mental Illness?

Sleep deprivation does strange things to our bodies.<p><i>This article was written by Jo Abbott, from Swinburne University of Technology, and was</i> …

Mental Health

5 foods for instant detox

Fact is, you don’t need to slay yourself with a “detox” regimen in order to lose weight and cleanse your body of the damage you did last weekend, …

Wellness

Top 17 Websites You Can Use to Learn a New Language (and the Pros and Cons)

With so many options to learn a new language, it can be hard to know which ones are the best fit for you. Look no more, here's your complete guide …

101 Work From Home Jobs

Between technology, such as Skype, Slack, or Google Hangouts, the need to commute back and forth everyday is no longer necessary - which makes it easier to enjoy work-life balance and apply for jobs no matter where you reside.<p>Whether you're looking to join an established company, start your own …

19 things successful people do in the first 10 minutes of the workday

"Getting off on the right foot isn't just important with relationships. It's important with the start of any workday, as well — particularly busy ones," says Michael Kerr, an international business speaker and author of "You Can't Be Serious! Putting Humor to Work."<p>"The first 10 minutes can also …

Be More Successful: 8 Steps to Find and Leverage Your True Strengths

We all hope to improve on our weaknesses, but sometimes the best approach is to do a lot more of what you already do best.<p>Are you as successful as you would like to be? (Depending on how you define success, of course.)<p>If you're like most people, the answer is, "Probably not." Not because you're …

How Meditation Transformed This Entrepreneur's Approach To Work And Life

Louis Gagnon journeyed to India to share the power of mindful leadership.<p>Louis Gagnon, president of the carpooling start-up ride.com and former executive at the audio content company Audible Inc., is eschewing the usual tech and entrepreneurship conference circuit for a rather unconventional sort …

Meditation

This 1 Practice Will Dramatically Increase Your Emotional Intelligence | Inc.com

Did you ever notice how our actions tend to be reactive, as opposed to proactive?<p>This is often a good thing. Think about it: Good reflexes can help you avoid a car accident or jump to a friend's aid without hesitation.<p>But we get into trouble when we let emotions rule those reactions. For example, …

Emotional Intelligence

Eating This Way Can Improve Heart Health

Scientific evidence continues to mount that mindfulness is a fount of health and wellbeing. Recent research finds that mindfulness meditation—a …

Want to Be More Confident? Try These 5 Habits of Highly Successful People | Inc.com

Building confidence can seem so easy, yet be so difficult at the same time. Need to remind yourself of the necessary steps to become a confident person? Here are five essential habits for building and maintaining high self-esteem.<p><b>1. Don't harbor more negative thoughts than necessary</b><p>Although it's …

Self-improvement

How to Jump Rope for Weight Loss

Don’t have time to head to the gym after work, or not motivated enough to commit to an exercise class every week? Head to your local sports store and …

Workouts

Do These 5 Things at the End of Every Day, and You Will Become More Productive

It's 4:35 p.m. You feel like the bottom of a marathoner's shoe. Flat. Sore. Whimpering.<p>It's been a day of fighting distractions, racing to meetings, staying awake, ingesting caffeine, and trying to get stuff done. Now, you're stuffing papers in your briefcase and packing your laptop to take work …

Benefits of Breakfast Smoothies for Weight Loss

One great way of starting off your day is to have one of the various breakfast smoothies for weight loss. Smoothies are easy to prepare, are very …

5 Choices You'll Regret Forever | Inc.com

Our days are filled with decisions. Most are mundane, but some are so important that they can haunt you for the rest of your life.<p>A recent study from Columbia University found that we're bogged down by more than 70 decisions a day. The sheer number of decisions we have to make leads to a phenomenon …

Self-improvement

The Most Important Thing You Need to Know Before Joining a Startup | Inc.com

Let's say you have a stellar resume. You went to all the best schools and got flawless grades. You landed the best internships. Maybe you've even have a few years under your belt excelling at top companies.<p>But now you've caught the startup bug.<p>You look at the amazing things entrepreneurs are doing, …

Startups

How to invest in yourself in a way that will pay real dividends

This post is about how to actually, practically invest in yourself in a way that is going to pay real dividends.<p>How to take the steps today that will enable you to be a better person, a better creative, a better developer, or a better business owner tomorrow. And how to do awesome things with your …

Productivity