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15 Secrets Successful People Know About Productivity

I recently interviewed over 200 ultra-productive people including 7 billionaires, 13 Olympians, 20 straight-A students and over 200 successful entrepreneurs. I asked a simple, open-ended question, "What is your number one secret to productivity?" After analyzing all of their responses, I coded …

Here's the productivity formula one Wharton professor uses to outwork almost everyone in his field

In 2009, 27-year-old behavioral scientist Adam Grant became an associate professor at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.<p>Within two years, he became the youngest professor to receive tenure at the school; within five years, he became the school's youngest full professor with …

Meet The Strange And Wonderful Health Snacks Of Silicon Valley's Break Rooms

Corporate break rooms have come a long way since the days of the water cooler, the percolator, and a fridge stuffed with week-old leftovers. Successful startups and tech companies around the country are wooing talent with their increasingly fabulous food and beverage options. But even if you can’t …

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Study Seinfeld to Learn Everything You Need About Productivity

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Productivity sucks.<p>For one, it's hard. I mean, let's face it -- when I sit down to "get something done," it almost never happens. At first, I thought it was just me. I thought that maybe there was some malfunction in my brain that made it …

Forget About Setting Goals. Focus on This Instead.

We all have things that we want to achieve in our lives — getting into the better shape, building a successful business, raising a wonderful family, …

A self-made millionaire who studied 1,200 wealthy people found they focus on something different than the rest of us

"Like most things in life, becoming good at attracting money is no different than becoming good at anything else, be it being a sub-par golfer, losing weight, or mastering a second language," writes Steve Siebold, author of "How Rich People Think."<p>He would know, being a self-made millionaire who …

13 Natural Acne-Fighting Skincare Products Under $20

If you’re like us, you’re doing everything you can to prevent acne. You’re using the right routine for your skin type, you’re eating melon and your leafy greens and you avoid bad-for-skin ingredients. But finding quality skincare products on a budget is difficult, and trying to find <i>natural</i> products …

Tough Fitness Challenges That Test Your Strength and Mobility

But I also like physical trials that have additional benefits beyond just kicking your ass. Below are two such challenges: the z-press test and the bodyweight squat test.<p>They not only challenge you physically and mentally, but they also improve your mobility and shoulders and hips, and increase …

Warren Buffett's 20-Slot Rule will help you be more successful at work and in life

It was 1994 and Munger had spent the last 20 years working alongside Warren Buffett as the two men grew Berkshire Hathaway into a billion-dollar corporation.<p>Recently, Munger was delivering a talk to the USC Business School entitled, "A Lesson on Elementary Worldly Wisdom."<p>About halfway through his …

How to Make a Great First Impression

Six strategies for making a better first impression:<p><b>1. Stop acting and be your best self:</b><p>"Be yourself" is the best all-time phrase in personal development. However, you can plus that by being your best self. During your next networking or social situation, just show up with the intention of being …

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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 …

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89% off the Pure Python Hacker Bundle

Python is the programming language of choice at Google and Dropbox, but it is also very beginner-friendly. This bundle of six courses teaches it from scratch, all the way up to advanced techniques.<p>In fact, there are two beginners courses included, which require absolutely no coding experience …

The 25 Best Abs Exercises

Refresh your workout with these ab exercises<p>Nothing says fit like a washboard stomach. But scoring high-definition abs isn't as easy as cranking out crunch after crunch. To sculpt a stronger, more chiseled core, you need the best ab workout to work the two dozen muscles between your hips and your …

A stock market 'leading indicator' is tanking. But why?

For investors, the next best thing to a fortune teller is the Dow Jones Transportation Index.<p>The index -- often referred to as "Dow Transports" for short -- is made up of 20 top railroad, airline, trucking and delivery services stocks. Think: Delta (DAL), FedEx (FDX) and Union Pacific (UNP).<p>When it …

Stock Markets

Revealed: The world's cheapest stock markets 2015

We update our stock market map ... and find there are only three 'cheap' stock markets, down from seven a year ago<p><i>CLICK HERE FOR A LARGER VERSION OF THE GRAPHIC ABOVE</i><p>Cheap stock markets are becoming harder to find. A year on since <i>Telegraph Money</i> designed a stock market map to help readers identify …

40 trips you should take before you turn 30

Your 20s are an ideal time to take on some adventure and travel to faraway places.<p>Chances are you'll end up having some wild experiences that you'll never forget.<p>From partying at the world's largest Carnival in Rio de Janeiro to paragliding in New Zealand, here are the trips you should take when …

Billionaire tech investor Chris Sacca thinks everyone in Silicon Valley should read these 2 books

The current generation of entrepreneurs, investors, and programmers have a tendency to live in a bubble removed from the rest of the world, he tells "The 4-Hour Workweek" author Tim Ferriss in the latest episode of Ferriss' podcast.<p>They may be more highly educated than those who came before them, …

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