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How Would You Spend $309 Billion? Here's How Andrew Carnegie Did It.

Andrew Carnegie sold his company for the equivalent of 2.1 percent of the American GDP, then spent the rest of his life giving it away.<p>Andrew Carnegie: <i>The Gospel of Wealth</i><p>Andrew Carnegie's 1889 Essay, <i>The Gospel of Wealth</i><p>A Modernized Version of Andrew Carnegie's <i>The Gospel of Wealth</i><p>11 Great Quotes on …

Carnegie Mellon University

Are Some Determined to Believe the Worst About Reformed Theology?

A professional mathematician by training, John Lennox has become known in the evangelical world for his often-insightful critiques of evolutionary …

Evangelical Christianity

13 Things You Should Give Up If You Want To Be Successful

”Somebody once told me the definition of hell:<p><i>“On your last day on earth, the person you became will meet the person you could have</i> …

Motivation

Why we hate using email but love sending texts

They both allow us to stay in touch, but while email often attracts ire, text messaging is more popular than ever. Is the way we choose to communicate saying more than we might think?<p>Around 15 years ago, I was working at my part-time job at an electronics store at the mall. One of my colleagues …

Text Messaging

10 Life Essentials for Attaining a Truly Wealthy Life

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>To be a true success you cannot just be rich (money). You must strive for a <i>wealthy</i> life in which you are succeeding in love and relationships, you are physically healthy, mentally strong, emotionally well and resilient, spiritually …

Self-improvement

4 Ways Your Head Trash Is Stopping You From Making More Money

Are you your own worst enemy?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I had just finished speaking at an industry conference for 500 entrepreneurs in Los Angeles. As I was leaving the stage, a man from the audience rushed up and said that he wanted to hire me as his executive …

Self-improvement

The 12 Covenants of Success

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>True success is developed and built in a multimodal fashion. There is never one sure path to any goal, or one sure path to any climb up the mountain. Success, however, can be built upon following certain covenants or formulas that have …

Self-improvement

8 Traits of Exceptionally Motivated Entrepreneurs

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The highly motivated live for more than just earning money; they live to have an impact. Money can only be so motivating before it becomes shallow and meaningless. The highly motivated <i>feel</i> a deep sense of purpose and are compelled to …

Motivation

11 Simple Design Tips to Enhance Your Social Media Images

Humans are, by nature, very <b>visual</b> beings.<p>In the brain itself, there are hundreds of millions of neurons devoted to visual processing, nearly 30 …

Social Media

The 7 Secrets Self-Motivated Entrepreneurs Know

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>How do some entrepreneurs overcome obstacles, maintain intense focus, exemplify ironclad discipline and create companies out of thin air? Genius? Luck? Some secret sauce of success?<p>Much of the answer lies in <i>motivation.</i> How do we define …

Motivation

Planagram is an app to help marketers get the most out of Instagram

Nobody wants to admit it, but most Instagram users <i>know</i> the optimal time to post a photo and get the biggest ego boost. It's also known as Insta Prime …

5 Simple Steps to The Best Sales Presentation of Your Life

Brevity, solutions, stories, but above all listening, will see you closing more, larger deals.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You know that feeling you get when you absolutely crush a sale? You connect with a prospect who’s excited about your offering -- and then you …

Mastering the Art of ‘Just Start’

For most of us, there is nothing more daunting than coming face-to-face with a blank page. Sure, a <i>tabula rasa</i> means you can take a project in any …

Customers

The Motivation Machine: How to Get & Stay Motivated for Any Goal

<i>“We act as though comfort and luxury were the chief requirements of life, when all that we need to make us happy is something to be enthusiastic</i> …

5 Entrepreneurs Who Started With Nothing - and 3 Lessons to Learn

Sam Walton. George Soros. Kevin Plank. Jan Koum. What can these successful entrepreneurs teach you?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It's not uncommon to hear about entrepreneurs who used the wealth they made from a previous endeavor to build a thriving new startup, or …

Entrepreneurship

Why Future Orientation Is the Most Important Part of Entrepreneurial Thinking

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Among the most important ingredients in entrepreneurship -- maybe even the most important -- is the entrepreneurial mindset. That’s the unique and empowering way entrepreneurs and innovators think about things.<p>Over several years now, I’ve …

Entrepreneurship

How to Create Upsells that Boost Your Sales

Once you've attracted buyers to your site, don't let them get away without trying to increase the sale.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>The following excerpt is from Robert W. Bly’s book</i> The Digital Marketing Handbook. <i>Buy it now from</i> Amazon | Barnes & Noble | iBooks | …

eCommerce

7 Mindsets That Guarantee Enduring Success

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In the business of success there are two types of people - the one-hit-wonders who enjoy short-term success and those who achieve enduring success that sustains them for life. The businessperson who holds the belief that they already have …

Self-improvement

People buy feelings, not things

<i>Career & Business</i><p>Tony explains what really drives our purchase decisions Posted by: <b>Team Tony</b><p>What kind of car do you own? What kind of purse do you …

50 Questions to Ask Your Partner to Connect on a Deeper Level

Let me ask you a question: How well do you know your partner? I mean, really know them– their likes, dislikes, trauma, regrets, passions, dreams and …

Relationships

This Is Your Path to the $1,000-Per-Hour Mindset

If you don't value your time, who will?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If I asked you the question “How much for an hour of your time?” would you reflexively know the answer? If I were a betting man, I would lay odds that almost everyone reading this wouldn’t have a …

Lawn Mowing

If Your Path to Success Has You Borderline Insane, You're On the Right Path.

Progress is imperfect by nature. Here are three strategies to cope with it and keep moving forward.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Everyone’s seen the funny little success diagrams. The first one’s a chart with a 45-degree line that goes left to right from bottom to …

Motivation

Don’t set goals for yourself—instead, create systems that make it easy for you to succeed

A lot of my friends are spending the month of January “going dry” or giving up sugar or training for marathons. I can relate. As a Type-A, goal-oriented masochist, I tend to make deeply ambitious New Year’s resolutions each year. Witness Exhibit A: My resolutions from 2016. I’m embarrassed to say …

Project Management

The Science of Innovation: How to Imagine the Unimaginable

Why can certain companies see things that others can't, and what gives them the fortitude to invest in the seemingly impossible? Here are three brain-based strategies.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Time and again, Tesla continues to prove it’s a company that dares to …

Startups

4 Steps to Building an Unstoppable Offshore Dream Team in 24 Hours

How this entrepreneur is re-inventing the hiring process.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In our digital era, workforces are more mobile and agile than ever before. The old model of hiring a herd of nine-to-fivers is quickly becoming obsolete; instead, specialist …

Alfa Romeo

What's The Value of An Idea?

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It’s fairly common to hear folks in "Startup Land" state that ideas are “a dime a dozen.” Most of us are taught to think that it’s all about execution, the ideas are a given.<p>There’s some truth in this logic. For every good idea you hear …

Entrepreneurship

The 3 P's of Productivity

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As entrepreneurs, we strive to do our best every day. Our goal is simple: Show up, be authentic, and get the most out of the time we have. We call this being productive.<p>Living this way isn’t about just doing more and going faster. …

Time Management

The Last Conversation You’ll Ever Need to Have About Eating Right

It’s beyond strange that so many humans are clueless about how they should feed themselves. Every wild species on the planet knows how to do it; …

Nutrition

As long as you got the money you got the pussy

Available on iOS & Android only.<p>Tag<p>This is sensitive<p>Attribute original poster<p>We remove posts that include copyright or trademark infringement. If …

People Who Have “Too Many Interests” Are More Likely To Be Successful According To Research

<b>The most comprehensive case that has ever been made for why nearly everyone should become a polymath in a modern knowledge economy.</b>“Jack of all …

Creativity