Michelle Semones

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5 Genius Networking Tricks from the Best Networker I Know

Number 5 may make you laugh, but it could also make your professional life.<p>Dhruva is one of those guys. You know, someone who's only one degree of separation away from everyone in the known universe. You could say you're going to a conference on the most obscure aspect of electrical engineering and …

Networking

Malcolm Gladwell on the Single Biggest Problem Every Successful Person Faces

On Lance Armstrong's "The Forward" podcast, Gladwell hits on a simple yet profound truth -- and a universal conflict that never goes away.<p>Malcolm Gladwell has a way of putting something into words, something that you had never really thought about and definitely never articulated yourself -- but …

Self-improvement

I've been a wealth adviser for 20 years — here are 10 of the best pieces of money advice I can give you

1. Put your money where <i>your</i> happiness is.<p>It is an incredible understatement to say the San Francisco Bay Area is an expensive place to live. Whether you come from money or just joined Facebook, you will have to make trade-offs to keep your head above water here — make the tradeoffs that are …

7 Money Leaks You Need to Plug

Want to tighten your budget, but can't figure out where you can save money? Look for leaks in your budget — places where money is slowly but surely …

Personal Finance

42 Things You Can Do Right Away To Spend Less Money

Even if you aren't in a position to earn more at the moment, a few little spending adjustments made on a daily basis can go a long way.<p>From practical food-buying tricks to reframing the way you think about your finances, we've listed some of the easiest tweaks below, including the best from a …

Americans still have no idea how to save money — even the ones making six figures

If you have less than $1,000 in your savings account, you're in good company. Unfortunately, this is not the kind of good company you want to be in. It's like being on a cruise ship full of wonderful people that's slowly sinking into the ocean.<p>Ok, maybe not that dramatic. But the latest survey from …

What to Eat Before and After a Workout, According to a Registered Dietitian

You've got your leggings, your sports bra, your sneakers, and a hair tie. You're ready to work out, right? Actually, you're missing one crucial …

31 Ways to Improve Your Life in Just a Month

Imagine the possibilities of a life filled with these simple acts of joy that can be done in minutes. Here's a template to get started.<p>Before this 31-day plan became a lifestyle, I first had to remove the tumors of self-gratification and hubris (trust me, the attitude ruling my life in the old days …

Happiness

Buffett, Icahn & Yellen: 8 Famous Portfolios And How To Copy Them

<i>What the smart money has to say about your mix of stocks, bonds and exotic investments.</i><p>How much of your savings should be tossed into the stock market casino? Just about all, if you think like Warren Buffett. None, figures a panic-prone colleague of mine who just sold off his last share.<br>Bonds? …

Steemit

Do you blog? Write articles or essays? Poetry? Journalism? Today there are a plethora of outlets on the internet to get your voice heard, many of …

Blockchain

These tips are the combination of years of blood, sweat and tears. Follow them to the letter, and I promise that you will feel an enormous amount of momentum backing you up on a day to day basis, the likes of which you have never felt before. I’m not a guru & I don’t mean […]

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The Four Secrets to Employee Engagement

How did you feel about coming to work this morning?<p>I’m sure many factors influenced whether you felt like digging right in, but one of the most significant was almost surely your boss.<p>It seems obvious: Direct supervisors who set their teams up for success, observe them in action, ask for feedback, …