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10 Things Successful People Never Say

Cast out self-destructive thoughts before they prevent you from tasting true success.<p>So you want to be successful? Perhaps you’re inspired by the self-made entrepreneur touting her Rolex collection. Or perhaps someone’s exotic car collection on Instagram has motivated you to kick your professional …

Self-improvement

7 common food pairings you'll be surprised to learn you should totally avoid

When two or more ingredients share similar flavor compounds, the chemical structures in food that create aroma, they taste good together, according to James Briscione, director of culinary research at The Institute of Culinary Education and author of "The Flavor Matrix."<p>Peanut butter and jelly is …

Nutrition

The 6 Prettiest Hair Color Trends Actually Worth Trying in 2018

You're about to see these shades everywhere.<p>We're only three months into 2018, and we’ve already fallen in love with more hair colors than we usually do in an entire 12-month span—and you will, too, once you see the vibrant lilacs and raven blacks that are about to fill your feeds. So to help you …

9 things you should never say during a salary negotiation

You're 96% sure that you are ready to schedule a meeting with your boss to ask for a raise. Or perhaps you're nearing the end of the job interview process and an offer is in sight. However, if you're like me, you have definitely put your foot in your mouth a time or two saying the wrong thing at …

Remodeling 101: A Guide to the Only 6 Wood Flooring Styles You Need to Know

Recently an architect friend of Julie’s was telling her that his dark and dramatic ebonized floors showed every speck of dust and strand of pet …

One-Pot Mexican Shrimp & Orzo Will Make You a Dinner Hero

Right now we're in a sort of seasonal food purgatory — we're so completely over winter and all its thick beef stews and heavy casseroles, but fresh …

Cooking

2 Cheap High-Yield Dividend Stocks That Could Make You Rich

Long-term investors should take a closer look at these.<p>You may have heard that more millionaires have been made through real estate than in any other …

New: IRS Announces 2018 Tax Rates, Standard Deductions, Exemption Amounts And More

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has (finally) announced a number of tax-related provisions for 2018, including, of course, the latest tax tables. These changes are due to the Tax Jobs and Cuts Act of 2017, signed into law by President Trump on December 22, 2017. If you’re a regular reader, …

Retirement

Here's a budget breakdown of a couple that makes $500,000 a year and still feels average

Americans are falling short when it comes to saving. Even some families earning six-figures have little to no savings.<p>As the example of one New York …

Personal Finance

The 100 best novels written in English: the full list

After two years of careful consideration, Robert McCrum has reached a verdict on his selection of the 100 greatest novels written in English. Take a look at his list<p>Robert McCrum reflects on his choices One in five doesn’t represent over 300 years of women in literature: a response What is missing: …

Literature

10 Lists To Keep If You Want To Be Successful

The human mind is truly incredible, and we should all strive towards creating a tenacious memory we can rely on. Many lucrative professions or …

Productivity

20 Mini Money Hacks To Save You A Lot

Do you like to save money? Dumb question, right – you work hard for your money, so you want to keep as much of it as possible. There are plenty of …

The 5 Most Frugal Habits of the World's Richest People | Inc.com

While occasionally rejecting the notions of materialism, most of us enjoy the idea of accumulating wealth. Having more money won't make all your problems go away, but in two nearly identical situations with the only difference being wealth, most of us would choose the wealthier scenario.<p>It's no …

Personal Finance

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Dropbox

12 Energy Stocks The Richest Hedge Fund Billionaires Are Betting On Now

The fall of oil and gas prices has taken a toll on energy stocks, but top hedge fund billionaires don’t seem to be worried.<p>As crude oil prices dropped 11.7% in 2015, energy stocks have become less expensive along the way. The S&P 500 energy stocks have fallen 5.3% this year. That makes the sector …

Investing

Sheryl Sandberg explains the most valuable aspect of her relationship with Mark Zuckerberg

She immediately asked Zuckerberg if he would be willing to give her feedback every week, including any problems he may have. He not only liked the idea, Sandberg said in her commencement speech, he wanted the relationship to be reciprocal.<p>"For the first few years, we stuck to this routine and met …

21 Summer Breakfasts That Don't Require A Stove

The best breakfast is a chill breakfast.

Breakfast

Hong Kong's richest man retired at 89 years old — here's his incredible rags-to-riches life story

Hong Kong billionaire Li Ka-shing announced on Friday that he would be retiring from running CK Hutchison Holdings and CK Asset Holdings, the two massive conglomerates that he built in Asia's most famous rags-to-riches story.<p>While he is no longer the richest man in Asia, the 89-year-old still ranks …

Hong Kong

12 Powerful Habits of the Super Successful and Wealthy That You Need to Adopt | Inc.com

Success does not happen by luck, and wealth does not happen by accident--those who have built wealth and success have deliberate habits that make them more productive and effective. To emulate these habits, we must train ourselves and be focused; we must take our bad habits and replace them with …

Self-improvement

Carrick best reads: The cheapest time of day to book a flight

<i>The best of the web on money, markets and all things financial, as chosen daily by Globe and Mail personal finance columnist Rob Carrick.</i><p><b>The cheapest time of day to book a flight</b><br>And, the most expensive time.<p><b>It's time for female-only financial education</b><br>Women live longer and earn less on average, …

If You Love Colors You'll Love This Bright Living Room

21 Success Tips for Young and Aspiring Entrepreneurs

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Being successful often means learning from those who have already achieved their goals. Having a mentor is an amazing blessing to an entrepreneur, but not everyone can find one in person.<p>If you haven’t yet found your personal business …

This guy cashed in his frequent flyer miles for a $18,000 suite on a Singapore Airlines flight - here's what it was like

Boarding began at the Singapore Changi Airport First Class terminal.<p>Checking in is a little less crowded in First Class.<p>The golden ticket.<p>The Suites …

The habits behind successful, creative, productive people

Gretchen Rubin has a slight frame, a fast mouth and an energetic zeal when talking about her new book, for which she was once again part researcher and part guinea pig. <i>Better Than Before</i> in many respects picks up where her earlier body of advice, <i>The Happiness Project</i>, left off. This time, she …

Reality TV

32 Places To Shop For Home Decor Online That You'll Wish You Knew About Sooner

Ikea and Pottery Barn are great, but there are so many other options. The products in this post were updated in November 2017.<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a small share of sales from the links on this page.</i>

Shopping

Kendall Jenner's Beauty Transformation Through the Years

We're tracing the model-of-the-moment's beauty milestones.<p>We're tracing the model-of-the-moment's beauty milestones, from her early red carpet days to her most daring hair and makeup moments. Plus, see the most inspiring Kardashian and Jenner hair and makeup.