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10 career books written by women that everyone should read

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Never underestimate the power of a woman with a vision.<p>Despite holding CEO positions in only 4.2% of Fortune 500 companies, tons of women are …

TED Talks

An executive coach shares 6 ways to get more professional experience in less time

"And how do you make right decisions?" asked the reporter. The reply: "One word: experience."<p>The reporter pressed on. "And how do you get experience?" he asked. To which the banker replied, "Two words: wrong decisions."<p>We all recognize the importance of job and life experience, especially for …

Thought Leadership

A publicity strategist explains how to approach important people without feeling awkward or annoying

They're busy. They're successful. And they probably don't want to talk to you — right?<p>On Pat Flynn's Smart Passive Income podcast, Flynn asked business and publicity strategist Selena Soo, "How do you respond to somebody who says, 'Selena, I'm too afraid to go up to somebody?'"<p>Soo, who calls …

Introverts

A Year of Accomplishment: How Productivity Experts Reach Their Goals | Heleo

“Intentionality lies at the heart of productivity.”<p><b>Laura Vanderkam</b> is the bestselling author of multiple books on productivity and time management, …

Time Management

This is what makes charismatic people so attractive

Tony Robbins , bestselling author of " Money: Master The Game ," reveals why we're physically and psychologically drawn to charismatic people.<p><i>Produced by Eames Yates</i><p><b>Follow BI Video:</b> On Facebook

Charisma

11 simple tips for being more productive that don't feel like work

You went out with friends last night, which seemed like a brilliant idea in the moment and quickly escalated to a wildly good time, but now you're paying the price to productivity.<p>You're utterly exhausted due in part to dehydration and largely attributed to lack of sleep, you can't quite satisfy …

Time Management

8 ways to make your money work for you

"Make your money work for you" is such common personal finance advice that it borders on being cliché.<p>But what does it actually mean? And more importantly, how can you do it?<p>There's no simple answer — or a single way to do it. In fact, almost everyone can find at least one way to put their money to …

Mom Gives Her Mighty Girl A Daily Dose of Feminist Inspiration on Her Lunch Napkin

Every day, this mom draws a famous woman from history alongside an inspiring quote for her daughter’s lunch – all on a napkin.Meaghan Elderkin from …

13 ways unsuccessful people mismanage their time

Solid time management habits don't come easily to everyone. Ultimately, however, how we organize our time can determine whether or not we're successful. It's definitely important to avoid behaviors that consistently doom your entire schedule or prevent you from getting important work done.<p>Here are …

Time Management

EIF for SMEs

You are looking for finance to start-up or expand your business...<p>EIF cooperates with a wide range of financial intermediaries (banks, guarantee …

London is cheaper than ever — these 25 photos will inspire you to visit

But thanks to Brexit, the pound has fallen to its lowest level in over 30 years.<p>What this means for you is that now is a great time to take a trip there.<p>From browsing fresh food at the Borough Market to walking along the glass floors of the Tower Bridge, here are 25 photos that will inspire you to …

England

How to learn a new language: 7 secrets from TED Translators

• <b>Get real.</b> Decide on a simple, attainable goal to start with so that you don’t feel overwhelmed. German translator Judith Matz suggests: “Pick up 50 …

Here's everything scientists know about how to avoid aging

A team of researchers published a thorough review of the science of why we age this week in the journal Cell. It ties together that still-young field's confusing, sometimes contradictory findings into a single coherent whole and offers the most complete explanation I've seen anywhere as to why …

Holistic Medicine

A world champion of public speaking uses this 5-step process to prepare for presentations

It doesn't matter if you're shy and soft-spoken or brimming with confidence and energy — if you don't prepare properly for a presentation, you're not going to connect with your audience.<p>To help you out, Business Insider asked the 2014 Toastmasters International World Champion of Public Speaking, …

Public Speaking

What's so sexy about math? | Cédric Villani

How playing sports benefits your body ... and your brain - Leah Lagos and Jaspal Ricky Singh

75 years ago, the greatest thinker in British history pinpointed the characteristic that just drove the English to Brexit

And with the threat of death all around him and global trust at an all-time low, he wrote one of the most insightful meditations on human character — specifically his own country's — of modern time.<p>Orwell would recognize where we are now.<p>We have come to another historic low in global trust. A union …

British History

Who said Brexit was a surprise?

THE list of losers from Britain’s vote to leave the European Union is long indeed, but very far down on it are evangelisers for the accuracy of …

A 26-year old hedge fund manager called Brexit — here's what he thinks about the historic vote

The twenty-six year old Texas A&M graduate manages Pine Capital in Larue, Texas (population 160), where he resides with his three-year old daughter.<p>Also atypical compared with many of the largest funds out there, Mann makes good trades, previously making a killing shorting the student loan industry.<p>…

Hedge Funds

Απαγόρευση μετατροπής Ο.Ε. εταιρείας σε Ε.Ε.

<b>Του Γιώργου Δαλιάνη</b><p><b>με τη συνεργασία του Φίλιππου Ζήρα</b><p>Σε μία οικονομία όπως η Ελληνική, με ραχοκοκαλιά την μικρομεσαία επιχείρηση, είναι φυσιολογικό …

Ejercicios para conseguir un glúteo perfecto | El arte de la estética

Los glúteos son una de las partes del cuerpo que más comparamos entre mujeres y que más nos preocupa tener perfecto, ya sea porque hace que la ropa …

This Mental Trick of Olympic Athletes Can Radically Increase Your Productivity

Top athletes use this simple but powerful technique to perform at their best. So can you.<p>This summer in Rio de Janeiro, we're likely to see awe-inspiring displays of physical prowess. What we're unlikely to see is the mental work that goes into those jaw-dropping accomplishments.<p>Everyone knows that …

Inner Peace AND a Tight Butt: How to Turn Any Exercise into a Mind-Body Workout

Nope, you don't have to choose between the two.<p>Imagine someone is reading this intro to you in a soothing voice. Take a deep breath in, then out. Now indulge us in some word association: <i>mind-body fitness</i>. What do you picture? A dimly lit Yogilates class, right? Indeed you do, and the room smells of …

Exercise

The High-Intensity Workout That Will Erase Your Crappy Day

Kick ass, feel better, repeat.<p>On top of making you feel frustrated and angry, a crappy day drives your adrenaline and cortisol sky high. The fallout from these powerful chemicals can cause your energy to crash, your to brain shut down, and sugar cravings to kick in. <i>Gah</i>!<p>Though you can't always avoid …

This 30-Day Challenge Will Transform Your Posture

<i>This article was originally published on March 24, 2016.</i><br>Ever hear your grandmother's sweet voice in your head, reminding you to stand up straight, …

Complete Beginner's Guide To Doing Perfect Squats

In a parallel universe, dieting might be easy. In our sphere – it’s sadly not.<p>I’ve done plenty of short and long diets in my life, successful and …

Weight Loss

Your essential tech guide to surviving a music festival

Spring has no shortage of hot music festivals. If you’re planning to hit up some of the biggies, such as Ultra, Coachella, Lollapalooza or EDC, …

Cutting sugar 'can improve health in nine days'

Doctors say a new study provides 'the strongest evidence to date' that sugar causes health risks, regardless of whether it increases calorie intake<p>Reducing sugar in diets even without cutting calories or losing weight can dramatically improve health in as little as nine days, a study suggests.<p>"I …

This Is Why You're 'Addicted' To Sugar

There's a reason it feels so darn good.<p>Being able to make complex dietary choices is an incredibly important skill in this age of crowded supermarkets and high fructose corn syrup. Wading through all of the available information is often half the battle.<p>Lucky for us, neuroscientist Nicole Avena …