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You Cannot Be a Good CEO Without These Skills

There is no school that can teach you to be a good leader.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>What does it take to be the Chief Executive Officer of an organisation? There is no one answer …

Leadership

This Lesson From Benjamin Franklin in Building Generational Wealth Still Holds Up More Than 200 Years Later

He did it with just 2,000.<p><i>How much do you need to be worth to have generational wealth? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by John Roberson, Stock Trader; Masterpiece Tax Advisors, on</b> …

General Motors

How CEOs Best Lead Strategic, Organizational And Operational Processes

The No. 1 job of any CEO is to own the organization’s vision and values. This is the one job the CEO cannot delegate. Additionally, as VF’s former CEO, Rob Gregory explains, CEOs must own their organizations’ strategic, organizational and operating processes. While most of the actual work in these …

Management

Millions of Americans Ignore This Ultra-Valuable Tax Break. Here's How to Get It.

Health Savings Accounts offer savers a "triple tax benefit."<p>When it comes to salting away enough money for retirement, one of the biggest obstacles …

Retirement

These are the best signature sandwiches in all 50 states (and DC)

51 signature winning sandwiches<p>Over the course of a year, 10Best and Sandwich America teamed up to find the best sandwich in each U.S. state and …

Cooking

5 Soft Skills You Need to Master to Stand Out as a Leader

While the importance of learning hard skills such as math, web design, writing, and computer programming is often emphasized as a requirement for …

Emotional Intelligence

The 10 Things You Must Do From Day One So Your Startup Thrives

Get the basics right and you'll be in good shape for the long run.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Whether you’re thinking about starting your own business or need to reignite that fire, you’re probably searching for the right advice. You need advice that you are likely …

Small Business

The Secret to Engaging Your Employees on Even the Most Boring Tasks

Employees are happier to do tedious tasks when they know how it ladders up to the big picture.<p>Leaders typically have two primary areas of focus: engaging employees and driving toward organizational goals. Challenges arise when these two focus areas are at odds with one another. For example, …

Employee Engagement

These Are the Prettiest Places on Earth to Feed Your Wanderlust

It's normal to overlook the simple pleasures in life when we feel stuck in a place or routine that doesn't fulfill us. But ironically, those are also …

Why People Lose Motivation — and What Managers Can Do to Help

At some point, every leader has dealt with a person — or, worse, a group of people — who has lost motivation. It’s frustrating, isn’t it? As much as we’ve been there ourselves, sometimes it’s hard to sympathize with others who are disengaged from work and unproductive as a result. Sometimes, we …

Framing

How to build muscle as age tears it down

<b>(CNN) —</b> If you are in your 40s or 50s, chances are that you are starting to notice some changes in your body, including muscle loss and diminishing strength, even if you exercise fairly regularly.<p>Reduced levels of physical activity, increases in sedentary behavior and doing less intense exercise …

Nutrition

Here's the Story of the Stanford PhD Who Allegedly Gamed the Texas Lottery (and Won $20 Million)

"Pure coincidence seems implausible.<p>I wrote recently about the husband and wife team out of Michigan who figured out how to game the lottery, and walked away with almost $27 million over the course of nine years.<p>But it turns out there's a greater mystery in the world of lottery watchers.<p>Her name is …

Las Vegas

This Couple Found a Math Error in the Lottery and Made $27 Million (Playing Over and Over for 55 Weeks)

"Oh, I knew it would work," the wife said. "I knew it would work."<p>The lottery is usually a lousy return--but for a husband and wife team who figured out a math error in games run by two states, it became a wildly profitable investment strategy.<p>Meet Marge and Jerry Selbee, owners of a "party store" …

Profit

Got crypto? Be careful how you file your taxes

<b>YOU KNOW THE OMINOUS FEELING</b> that comes with wayward glances at a calendar any time after January 1st—it starts as an inkling, and then, grows into …

5 Rare Habits of Managers Everyone Would Die to Work for

It all starts with their ability to listen actively to your needs.<p>Does the thought of working for the boss from hell frighten you? Perhaps you've already met that dismal fate and are considering a change. Or maybe you <i>made</i> the change and have sworn off bad bosses forever.<p>Good move. Now where do you …

Mentoring

3 Ways to Make Memorable Small Talk That Gets People Interested In Working With You

The easiest way to be intriguing is listen closely after you've asked someone to tell you about themself.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>"Small talk is the biggest talk we do." ~ Susan RoAne, author/keynote speaker</i><p>Most people try to avoid small talk---the often …

Profit

How content marketing should follow customers along consumer journey

For how widespread its use is, the practice of content marketing continues to challenge brands in more ways than one.<p>Sure, we've all experienced …

'Ominous signs': A senior economist at an exchange about to launch bitcoin futures thinks a crash could be on the way

LONDON — An exchange group which plans to launch Bitcoin futures says there are "ominous signs" that rising transaction costs could cause the volatile cryptocurrency to drop in value.<p>US-based CME Group will begin offering a trade in bitcoin futures contracts later this month, making it one of two …

Bitcoin

Technically Speaking: This Is Nuts

Since the election, markets have accelerated the pace of the advance, as shown in the chart below.<p>The advance has had two main story lines to support …

Scientists warn of huge earthquakes in 2018 due to Earth’s slowing rotation

High-budget Hollywood disaster flicks love to make up weird natural phenomena to vaguely explain why a bunch of crazy catastrophes are about to …

Blockchain Gets a Wall Street Win: ‘We Know the Thing Works Now’

The prospect of blockchain technology remaking financial services just moved a step closer to reality after banks including Goldman Sachs Group Inc. …

Blockchain

When You Learn, Your Brain Swells with New Cells — Then It Kills Them

Every time you learn a skill, new cells burst to life in your brain. Then, one after another, those cells die off as your brain figures out which …

There's a Biological Reason Why Some People Get Chills When They Listen to Music

Really feeling it.<p>Some of us react more intensely to music than others. For some, listening to a certain track can send shivers down their spine, and …

79 Airbnbs That Will Blow Your Mind (Not Your Budget)

There are holiday rentals, and then there are holiday rentals so unique, they’ll make you laugh and squeal with excitement. And, while Airbnb has …

8 Actions You Can Take Every Morning to Build Your Side Business Faster

When you're working full time while building your business, every minute from the moment you open your eyes has to be used productively.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Every successful entrepreneur has a morning routine that gets them ahead every day. Here are eight …

Time Management

9 Things to Never Say in a Salary Negotiation

Avoiding these landmines could add thousands to your take-home pay.<p>You're 96% sure that you are ready to schedule a meeting with your boss to ask for …

The One Word You Need to Stop Using Immediately

<i>This post is in partnership with Inc., which offers useful advice, resources, and insights to entrepreneurs and business owners. The article below</i> …

Bitcoin Makes New Highs, Ethereum Is The Real Opportunity

Bitcoin's surge above $5000 had thin coattails.<p>Hard fork fears dogged Ethereum for the past few weeks.<p>Ethereum-like cryptocurrencies are a unique …

Cryptocurrency

Forget Bitcoin, Buy Ether

Bitcoin is making headlines again, since it just smashed through its $5000 barrier onto $6000.<p>I’ll tell you why Bitcoin jumped, and why it's …

Cryptocurrency

Opinion: Why Jesse Livermore, who made a mint in the Crash of 1929, would buy bitcoin today

Buy bitcoin.<p>That’s not my advice. It’s the advice of one of Wall Street’s most famous traders and speculators, Jesse Livermore.<p>And he’s been dead for …

Stock Markets