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5 years of studying rich people taught me they have a set of unwavering beliefs that the rest of us don't

In my five-year Rich Habits study of 233 rich people and 128 poor people (you can see the criteria for each on my website), I discovered that your beliefs dictate your circumstances in life. Those who are wealthy have different beliefs than those who are poor or stuck in the middle class.<p>We adopt …

8 Writing Strategies for People Who Say They Can't Write

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you want to launch and grow a business, chances are you're going to have to put words on the page. Probably many words on many pages. Which means there's no room for saying you "hate writing" or "can't write."<p>In many cases, the more …

Tony Robbins shares 10 tips that will help you think like a rich person

His boundless energy, determination and philanthropic nature has made him one of the go-to experts on how to have a fulfilling life and career.<p>He started from humble beginnings — growing up in a low-income, broken household — but today his net worth is estimated at over $480 million.<p>In his recent …

Tony Robbins's 6 Best Tips for Building Wealth Now | Inc.com

What steps should you be taking right now to build your wealth for next year and all the years to come? Tony Robbins, best known as a motivational speaker and life coach to presidents and top athletes, interviewed some of the world's smartest financial experts for his recent book <i>MONEY Master the</i> …

5 Reasons the Smartest Entrepreneurs Don’t Go It Alone | Inc.com

You've been thinking about it a long time and you're finally ready to start your own business. You have a great product or service, a full understanding of the marketplace, and a brilliant marketing plan. There's just one question left: Should you launch on your own, or try to find a partner or …

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Steve Burns on Twitter: "Wycoff Accumulation/Distribution Pattern: http://t.co/BOZxTAK7c9"

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Famous Inventions Showcased in Stylish Vintage Blueprints

If you're intrigued by how things are made, then Oliver Gal Artist Co.'s recreated vintage blueprints are a treat. The collective of artists scoured patents of old products and designed them into stylish and educational prints meant to hang on your wall. Some of the inventions include things as …

Warren Buffett Reveals A 6th Rule For Investing

Earlier this week, Warren Buffett gave Fortune Magazine an exclusive clip of his annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders.<p>The excerpt included "fundamentals of investing" that Buffett had identified. Fortune had these five bullets (emphasis added):<p><b>You don't need to be an expert in order to</b> …

China’s giant pile of copper is inflating its credit bubble

China’s import data surprised many today when it revealed that its traders bought 397,459 tonnes (438,124 tons) of refined copper in January, just shy of the record 406,937 tonnes imported in December 2011, and up 63.5% on January 2012.<p>Weird, given that industrial activity appears to be …

5 indicators to help spot the next crisis

The newly released transcripts from the Federal Reserve’s meetings in 2008, show they didn’t fully understand the magnitude of what was happening to …

Why We’re More Creative When We’re Tired, And 9 Other Surprising Things About How Brains Work

You may be hardwired as an introvert or an extrovert. But don’t worry, there are ways to change how our brains work.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This is one of the most-read leadership articles of 2013. Click here to see the full list.</i><p>One of the things that surprises me time and time again is how we think our …

The Week Ahead: A Path to Investing Success in 2014

Even though the stock market has continued in its upward path in early 2014, some of the market bulls are already becoming a bit nervous about the market. If this trend continues, it will eventually be a positive for stocks as bearish sentiment is still way too high. In a survey of 14 Wall Street …

How Much Sleep Do You Need?

Sleep is something that is absolutely vital for us to be able to restore our bodies and minds. Without proper sleep, problems with concentration, …

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Asia’s Richest Man Invests In BitPay

After some serious drubbing in two of the world’s largest countries during past few weeks, the Bitcoin ecosystem may have found its biggest individual backer yet in Li Ka-shing, Asia’s richest man.<p>Li is now an investor in Atlanta-based BitPay, the startup with ambitions to become the PayPal for the …

5 Weird Habits That Make People Successful And Awesome

Because if you make enough money, people call you “eccentric” instead of “crazy.”<p><i>Editor’s Note: This is one of the most-read leadership articles of 2013. Click here to see the full list.</i><p>Yes, we all need to heed our callings, follow our north stars, and not settle for jobs, but pursue careers.<p>Thing …

How to Start a Business in 10 Days

This story appears in the September 2013 issue of <i>Startups</i>. Subscribe »<p>With an executive staffing venture about to open, a business loan from the in-laws gnawing at her conscience and a new baby to care for, Michelle Fish was already feeling the pressure. But what really pushed her over the edge was …

Unfair advantage at the office

This is a column for the disgruntled. It’s easy to get disheartened as we watch colleagues sail through a three-hour presentation on no sleep — after running a marathon over the weekend and coaching their child’s pre-school dance class before work.<p>What’s their secret?<p>Not wishing to sound bitter BBC …

This Japanese Ad Is So Scary It Begins With A Health Warning

A Japanese tire company has released a horror-film-inspired video that's gone viral in part because it contains a genuine shock but also because it comes with a health warning. (The health warning can't be that serious because it doesn't appear long enough for people to actually read it …

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10 Surprising Success Tips from Amazing Sales Guru Tom Hopkins | Inc.com

In a recent column I found myself quoting a man I met nearly 30 years ago. I didn't just use one of his quotes, actually, I found I have been quoting him regularly without even thinking about it. That man is Tom Hopkins, author of more than 20 books including <i>Selling For Dummies</i>.<p>Hopkins has been …

10 Ways to Make Your Day Extraordinary | Inc.com

Sometimes people get in a rut. The hours drag on, boredom making you feel like you are slogging through mud. Don't let the office blahs get you down. If you surrender to dullness and lethargy, others will follow.<p>The power to make each day something special is yours. But you must be responsible for …

Self-Made Millionaires = High Self-Efficacy

What’s very telling is that high self-efficacy is commonly a defining characteristic of the greater majority of self-made millionaires. What’s also very telling is that high self-efficacy can be learned.<p>What is self-efficacy? It’s the belief a person has that he or she can achieve – that they can …

Job-Hunting Dilemma: 5 Reasons Why You Didn't Make The Cut

<i>This is a guest post by Jorg Stegemann, a headhunter</i> <i>focusing on Europe.</i> <i>You can read his blog, “My Job Thoughts: Career Advice From a Headhunter</i><i>,” and follow him on Twitter. His past articles for FORBES include “Seven Things A Headhunter Won’t Tell You.”</i><p>In today’s tough economic climate, a lot of …

Rags to Riches in 10 or 20 Trades - Simplicity at its finest

• Post #745<br>• Quote<br>• Edited at 8:05pm Oct 12, 2013 7:37pm | Edited at 8:05pm<p>Rag2RichesFX<p>Joined Jul 2012 | Status: buy ubiq | 5,946 Posts<p>I don't think I've …

Here’s how you’ll know that the gold plunge is over

Gold has had great week. So is this the start of a sustained move higher, or just simple short-covering? You'll have to watch Friday's close to find …

Gold, silver off rally ride, but higher on week

SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) — The ferocious no-taper rally for gold and silver came to a halt on Friday, with prices losing more than half of their …

Fed Decision to Delay QE Tapering Unleashes Gold

The Federal Reserve shocked the financial world this week, defying universal expectations. It failed to start reducing the pace of its third …