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Why Smart People Take Social Security at 62

Claiming early could sometimes give you a higher household income.<p>Are you counting the days until you become eligible for Social Security benefits at …

Retirement

Erwin Schrödinger and his Famous Thought Experiment

Erwin Schrödinger (1887-1961)<p>On August 12, 1887, Austrian physicist and Nobel Laureate <b>Erwin Schrödinger</b> was born. Schrödinger developed a number of …

Quantum Physics

So you want to start a podcast? Learn secrets from the pros with this online class.

If there's any vital lesson you can pick up from the latest news cycle, it's that you should NOT run a podcast the way that Alex Jones does. Unless …

Profit

How to Build a Homemade Windmill for Alternative Energy

Build a Homemade Windmill for Alternative Energy<p>Step 1<p>Order your windmill building plans as well as the DC motor. See the Resources section for a …

Windmill

Brain area responsible for pessimism found

Neuroscientists have now found the brain area responsible for pessimism. The new research suggests that both anxiety and depression are caused by an …

Neuroscience

How To Retire Comfortably By 62 With A Million

Let’s say you and your spouse both are 50-years old right now. You have saved about $200,000 in retirement savings in addition to some equity in the …

Retirement

This life skill is more vital to your happiness than any other

Here’s a harsh life truth that you’ll never hear in your formative years — there is a very high probability you will not discover what you truly want …

Motivation

2 ETFs to Help You Build Retirement Wealth

Retirement planning doesn't have to be complicated. In fact, these two funds can make it simple.<p>"Out of clutter, find simplicity." -- Albert …

Investing

Most Job Candidates Fail My Simple Interview Test Right Away. Here's How.

Here are five things you can do to make your job hunt easier.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Every single time I interview a candidate for a position at work, I always start out by saying, “Tell me about yourself.”<p>Of course, I start with a little small talk here and …

Employment

Why most people will never be successful

“Success” isn’t just having lots of money. Many people with lots of money have horribly unhappy and radically imbalanced lives.<p>Success is …

Self-improvement

This Genius Map Explains How Everything in Physics Fits Together

From space-time to chaos theory.<p>Physics is a huge, complex field. It also happens to be one of the most fascinating, dealing with everything from …

Physics

Ready for a re-do? 5 tips to reinvent your career at any stage of life

I recently made the choice to quit my corporate job. After putting up with the same negativity and toxic work environment for years, I decided it was …

Customer Service

4 Tips to Take your Side Hustle to the Next Level

You may be a freelancer today. But, tomorrow, you can be a business owner if you follow these steps.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It seems like almost everyone has a side hustle these days. According to Bankrate, more than 44 million Americans have one. Having a side …

Small Business

First Impressions Are Everything. Here's 20 Ways to Make a Great One. | Inc.com

People make an impression of you within the first few seconds of meeting you. They quickly evaluate your verbal and non-verbal cues to decide whether or not you are a likable person. And once formed, first impressions can be hard to change. There's no way around this, so it's on you to nail the …

Body Language

Use this Harvard Law checklist to prepare for any negotiation

When it comes to workplace conflict, many of us sabotage ourselves. Instead of preparing for difficult conversations—which requires dealing with uncomfortable emotions and complex strategies—we avoid the issue until we’re forced to confront it, face-to-face. Emotions like anger and fear then get …

Management

One-Skillet Creamy Golden Chicken Is Ready in 30 Minutes

Turmeric is the golden darling of good health. This brilliant orange-fleshed root (in the same family as ginger) is beloved for its anti-inflammatory …

Recipes

6 Steps to Make Your Strategic Plan Really Strategic

Why is it that when a group of managers gets together for a strategic planning session they often emerge with a document that’s devoid of “strategy”, and often not even a plan?<p>I have one such document in front of me as I write this. It starts with a “vision” statement, moves on to “strategic …

Management

$50,000 in 5 months: 3 essential steps to turn a passion project into a business

Three years ago I got serious about turning my passion project of Tudor history into a business, and now I see regular five figure monthly revenues …

eCommerce

Warren Buffett Says Everyone Has Intelligence and Energy but Without This Success Trait, Forget Everything

The Oracle of Omaha says you're looking for three things when interviewing a job candidate. But only one really counts.<p>When Warren Buffett, chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, imparts his wisdom, your best option is to drop whatever you're doing and tune in because you're about to get …

Warren Buffett

Not Enough Time in the Day? Ask Yourself These 50 Tough Questions to Find Out Why

Poor time management isn't about a lack of time. It's about how you think about time.<p>Hands down, one of the most common problems faced by entrepreneurs is a "lack of time." Yet, how is it that some people achieve so much more than others when we all share the same 24 hours? It's not because they …

Time Management

Swipe to Delete Mail Not Working on iPhone or iPad?

Are you trying to swipe to delete mail on your iPhone’s or iPad’s Mail App, but only see the options to Archive, Flag, or More? Or wondering what the …

Let’s Get Real: What an Average Retirement Costs

The gray-haired couple sipping champagne on a beach at sunset. Grandpa teaching the grandkids how to fish at the family lake house. Are these scenes …

Retirement

Retirement: Earn 6% Income With Half The Risk

The markets are near their all-time high. In fact, provided this market continues to move higher or sideways for another two months, it will be the …

Investing

Protesters Confront Judge Kavanaugh — Here’s How He Handled Them

1:33 PM 08/04/2018<p>As Judge Brett Kavanaugh meets with senators during the process of his Supreme Court confirmation, protesters have demonstrated and …

Health Care

Why You Should (Still) Start a Podcast, Even Though There Are Thousands Already Out There | Inc.com

New shows hit iTunes every day. At this point, everyone is starting a podcast, or talking about starting one. The good news is that listenership is still increasing, and people are on the lookout for new shows. Overall, it's still a good time to create a show, and for more reasons than you might …

Public Speaking

This Could Be a Game-Changer for Retirement Savers

Legislation that would dramatically increase an important contribution limit just cleared a major hurdle.<p>The House of Representatives recently passed …

Retirement

Scared of a Crash? It's Still Cheap to Protect Yourself

Use a simple strategy to reduce your risk.<p>The stock market has been climbing at a breakneck pace, hitting new records on a nearly daily basis. Even …

Investing

Here's What a Financial Adviser Would Ask When Hiring an Adviser – and What You Should, Too!

To see if a prospective financial professional could be a good fit for you, take my 10-question list to your appointment.<p>Whenever I meet with …

These Free Online Courses From Google Will Boost Your Career No Matter What Business You're In

From product design to LinkedIn strategies, Google has a lot to teach executives and entrepreneurs.<p>Google has a lot it wants to teach us. The search giant offers a massive number of online courses, many of them targeted to students or recent graduates through Grow with Google. Others will teach you …

Online Life

Evidence Mounts That Germs May Cause Alzheimer's

In the end it will be microbes—bacteria, viruses and fungus—found to be at the root of all disease and aging, and specifically Alzheimer’s, contends geneticist Dr. Rudolph “Rudy” Emile Tanzi.<p>“The two biggest threats to healthy aging have had to do with dealing with infection,” said Tanzi, who …

Dementia