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Whatever Your Role in the Company, You Should Get Used to Asking This 1 Question

Asking yourself and others how you can do better yields impressive and instant results.<p>Over the years, as I began to give lectures around the world, whether about marketing, tech, or the intersection of the two, I began to adopt a new custom that has proven to be a very successful strategy in …

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Online learning may be the future of education — we compared 4 platforms that are leading the way

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Thanks to online learning platforms, a physical classroom is no longer the only place to gain an education. You can now learn anything, …

Online Education

A simple chart can help you figure out how you should really be investing your time and energy at work

Amy Jen Su, co-founder and managing partner of Paravis Partners, has a creative solution to this common dilemma, which she explained in a video published by the Harvard Business Review.<p>As Su says in the video, you can use a four-quadrant chart to represent — and prioritize — all your …

Time Management

How ‘Inside Out’ Teaches Screenwriters the Trick to Writing A Personal Script — Watch

The Oscar-winning Pixar movie is a masterclass in personal screenwriting.<p>The geniuses over at Pixar are well regarded for their breakthroughs in …

Filmmaking

‘Manchester By the Sea’: Why Kenneth Lonergan’s Script Is A Screenwriting Master Class

There's a great deal to learn about screenwriting in analyzing Kenneth Lonergan's Oscar nominated script.<p>“Manchester By the Sea” writer-director …

Manchester By The Sea

The Key to Writing a Mystery Is Asking the Perfect Question

The veteran author John Rechy discusses the powerful enigma of William Faulkner and the beauty of the unsolved narrative.<p><b>By Heart is a series in which authors share and discuss their all-time favorite passages in literature. See entries from Karl Ove Knausgaard, Jonathan Franzen, Emma Donoghue,</b> …

5 Reasons Why Most People Don't Become Wealthy

From confidence to clarity, there are a number of reasons holding you back from success.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Brian Tracy discusses five reasons why most people never experience the wealth they desire.<p>To start, it's …

Motivation

7 tricks to motivate yourself to clean your house even when you don't want to

A friend of mine, who is obviously much grosser than I am, wanted to know how to motivate herself to clean her home on a regular basis.<p>After, all cleaning and decluttering have psychological benefits— but they can also be boring and annoying.<p>To help out said friend who is definitely not me, I did …

Living Rooms

6 Tips for Reading Like a Writer

I’m willing to offer this generalization: whatever level we’ve attained in our development as readers, we always lag behind that standard as writers. …

Writing

Want to Be a Better Thinker? Science Says Learn More Words

Language is one of the best cognitive tools there is.<p><i>Does a broader vocabulary allow you to think faster? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Marc Ettlinger, linguistics Ph.D. @ Berkeley,</b> …

Boys Who Sit Still Have a Harder Time Learning to Read

Anybody who has watched little boys for even five seconds knows that they are exhausting. At school, they tear around the playground, bolt through …

The first question Richard Branson asks entrepreneurs about their business ideas

If you are an aspiring entrepreneur looking to gain the interest of the Virgin Group founder Richard Branson, you might want to ask yourself this question.<p>Learn more about Branson in the new film "Don't Look Down" — a true account of his near-death balloon flying adventures.<p><b>Follow BI Video:</b>On …

Entrepreneurship

5 Educational Games to Help Your Kids' Mental Development

Are you surprised hat educational games can go a long way in helping your kids development? Let me show you how educational games can fast-track your …

Kids

5 terrible writing habits to avoid

I have a theory: The more disciplined the writer, the easier it is to make a living as one.<p>It seems obvious, but it took me several years of filing …

15 Bulletproof Strategies for Achieving Your Goals

Mom used to tell me I could do anything I set my mind to. Mom was right.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Everyone has goals in life. We all want to achieve something, big or small, no matter who we are. Yet, we don't always have the wherewithal to see things through. We …

Motivation

7 memory skills that will make you smarter

Take it from Peter Brown, Henry Roediger, and Mark McDaniel, authors of "Make It Stick: The Science Of Successful Learning."<p>"We need to keep learning and remembering all our lives," they write. "Getting ahead at work takes mastery of job skills and difficult colleagues. ... If you're good at …

The Brain

Want to Improve Your Memory? Science Tells Us the Key (and It Can Actually Be Fun)

Forget the crosswords and brain training. New research says this thing you won't hate doing is critical to improving memory.<p>Do you remember where you were when you had your first kiss?<p>It's funny, the things our memory can dredge up.<p>I remember what I was wearing the day I passed my driver's license …

The Brain

Things Your Future Self Will Thank You For!

You go along life either with some sort of intention or simply drifting with the tide. How do you plan for your future? Well, the answer is not just to look at where you want to be, but rather - who do I need to <b>become</b>, to live the life I always wanted. What kind of qualities, emotions and …

Why Inbox Is Way Better Than Gmail

Inbox by Gmail has been around for almost two years, and while it continues to exist alongside Gmail, it's easy to see that Google engineers see …

51 of the Best Breakfast Recipes Ever

Waking up is never easy, but breakfast food makes the prospect a whole lot sunnier.<p>Put some coffee on and get cookin'.<p><b>Monkey-Bread Danish</b><p>Danish meets monkey bread. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Red Velvet Pancakes</b><p>Sexiest breakfast ever. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Onion & Arugula Frittata</b><p>Served straight out of the pan. <b>Get the</b> …

Breakfast

MacTrast Deals: Learn Scrivener Fast – Ninja Level Course

- Jun 5, 2016<p>If you took advantage of our great deal on Scrivener, You may be thinking, “OK, what’s next?” This premium course will help you to …

Manage Your To-Do Tasks with Reminders in Google Calendar

You probably use Google Calendar to keep track of your meetings and appointments, but what about your smaller to-do tasks? Using the handy Reminders …

19 Incredibly Useful Websites You Wish You Knew Earlier

We tend to think of learning a new skill or “going back to school” as something you’d do when looking to change careers, or to upgrade within your …

Learning