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Best Travel Credit Cards of 2018 for Work or Vacation

The best travel credit cards will help you earn discounted flights, hotel bookings, and travel packages. And, you're getting extra benefits like a …

Personal Finance

Opinion: The 10 traits that can make you an ‘irrational millionaire’

The same psych profile of success in the boom years a decade ago still fits today’s new age of austerity. If you have the profile of one of the new …

Self-improvement

9 Ways to Master the Art of Intellectual Foreplay

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>No one is more interesting than a person passionate about what he does and what he believes. If you’ve ever responded to a question from a new acquaintance with a short, boring or one-word answer, you missed an opportunity to …

Self-awareness

25 Money Terms Everyone Should Know

<i>By Rebecca McReynolds</i><p><i>This post originally appeared on LearnVest.</i><p>Do you know your AGI from your ARM from your PMI? Or does the mere mention of those acronyms make you go, “Huh?”<p>If you don’t speak personal finance, don’t worry—we’re here to help.<p>We know that managing your money can sometimes make you …

9 Financial To-Dos You Can Tackle In Under 10 Minutes

<i>This post originally appeared LearnVest.</i><p>Minding your money doesn’t have to be time-consuming.<p>No, really!<p>There are plenty of quick and simple steps you can take that can have a positive impact on your financial well-being—like these nine money to-dos that should take only ten minutes (or less!) of …

The 3 Things You Need to Do When You've Upset Your Customer

3 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Have you ever had a customer complain to you about your product or service? If so, consider yourself lucky. Why? Because most people with a complaint will simply never come back to the business where they were wronged. They opt …

Customer Service

9 Things To Remember When You're Being Treated Unfairly | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

For the life of me, I always felt like I suffered a bad childhood. Well, sometimes at least.<p>I remember being treated unfairly many times.<p>When I was …

15 Quirky Gadgets and Accessories to Buy Today

It’s time for us to take another look at a bunch of quirky, imaginative and downright useful gadgets and accessories that you can buy today. Which one takes your fancy the most?<p>For more inspiration, check out our 2013 holiday gift guide, our previous collection of gadgets and accessories for geeks …

Top 10 Beard Care Products for Men - A Better Beard

With the trend for facial hair, be it designer stubble or a serious beard, set to continue we thought it prudent to document our Top 10 Beard Care …

5 Stern Truths You Need to Know Before Becoming an Entrepreneur

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Expressing your desire for entrepreneurship 15 years ago would have created laughter and an assumption that you’re crazy. The tables have turned. Entrepreneurship has become one of the most respected and intelligent paths to …

Entrepreneurship

10 Apps That Will Make Your Android Phone A Whole Lot Better

Android launchers allow you to make your phone even more personal and catered to your specific tastes.<p>A launcher is essentially a home screen replacement for your Android phone.<p>You can turn them on or off whenever you like, which means you can change the look and feel of your phone's software at …

Why the Future of Work Is Already Here

7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It’s a beautiful afternoon as I write this post at the Dineen coffee shop in Toronto.<p>I’m also instant messaging a co-worker in New York City, about to get on a Skype call with our community manager in the Netherlands, and …

Project Management

6 Ways to Improve Your Conversations

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The solution to the age-old problem of understanding others may be as simple as taking the time to improve your active listening skills. Active listening is all about building rapport, understanding and trust.<p>Your “likability” …

Public Speaking

5 Essential Leather Fragrances For Men

Leather fragrances are a strange paradox. Perfumers originally worked with master tanners to mask the unpleasant scent of hides used for gloves, …

11 Smartphone Home Screens From Some Of The Biggest Names In Tech

If You Want To Be Rich, Don't Get An MBA

The first thing I am going to say about wealth is that many authors who write about prosperity and wealth make it clear: <i>A job will not make you rich.</i><p>If you want to be wealthy, at some moment of your life, you will have to create a source of income other than your salary. This is an evident and …

7 Surprisingly Simple Ways To Live In The Moment

Mindfulness is one of the few things that is simultaneously trendy (we declared 2014 "the year of mindful living") <i>and</i> a centuries-old technique, helping with everything from lowering stress to improving job performance.<p>At its core, mindfulness is a very simple practice of cultivating awareness of …

Grooming Tips That Will Ensure You Have A Successful Date

There aren’t really many things a guy can really do to prepare for a date. Pre-prepared talking points never work and no mental training is ever …

Mod Folio | By This Is Ground

The Mod is a new and beautifully crafted folio by "This is Ground”. The versatile and functional organizer lets you carry everyday items such as …

Earphones

IRS Names Offshore Accounts With Higher Penalties---Unless You Beat August 4, 2014 Deadline

The IRS’s Better Offshore Amnesty Program has sparked new interest in cleaning up offshore accounts. The timing is good, since over 100 Swiss banks are about to provide data to the IRS. More globally, FATCA disclosures are right around the corner. Many foreign banks are rooting out Americans with …

These Active Desk Chairs Want To Transform The Way You Sit

In case you haven't heard, sitting is the new smoking. And to make matters worse, it appears that no level of physical activity undoes the damage of too many sedentary hours.<p>But what's the average desk jockey to do? While some employers spring for standing desks, others have left it up to employees …

When your Mac runs slow, give it a tuneup

Macs are solid machines, but just like their owners they have a tendency to get lethargic as they age. Launching and switching programs takes longer, simple tasks become arduous, and the dreaded beach ball of doom appears more often than it did when your machine was new. The operating system just …

The 5 Best Ways To Learn How To Code

Photo: Courtesy of Skillcrush.<p>It’s no secret that the world of tech has a serious diversity problem. From bro-y CEOs and founders behaving badly on …

Codes of Conduct

How to Negotiate with Someone More Powerful than You

<i>HBR STAFF</i><p>Going into a negotiation with someone who holds more power than you do can be a daunting prospect. Whether you are asking your boss for a new assignment or attempting to land a major business deal with a client, your approach to the negotiation can dramatically affect your chances of …

13 Google Search Tricks That Make Life A Whole Lot Easier

You <i>think</i> you know how to Google? You don't know how to Google.<p>Even the most seasoned Googler might not know every tip and trick available with just a few extra keystrokes in the search bar. Consider this your instructions manual for the world's most popular search engine.<p>Define A Word<p><b>The Scenario:</b> …

5 Skills of Really Amazing Listeners

Everyone wants to be heard. But not everyone knows how to truly listen. Here's how amazing listeners use those odd things on the sides of their heads.<p>Most people like to think what they have to say is important. If you or I make the effort to share thoughts, feelings, or knowledge, then we want to …

Public Speaking

When to Resign, and When to Clean Up the Mess

The resignation of Eric Shinseki, the now-former U.S. Secretary of Veterans Affairs, doesn’t solve the problem of an appallingly inefficient VA hospital system with long waiting times for treatment and deaths that happened while veterans waited for care. When should a leader resign, and when should …

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INDIA, a giant economic mediocrity, is cursed by having too many economists. Its outgoing prime minister, Manmohan Singh, has a doctorate from …

Economics