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8 Best Trekking Trips Around The World

These trekking trips are not for the faint-hearted nor for the narrow-minded. A great trail is bound to make you look at more than the map and these …

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Want Your Child to Have a High-Paying Job in the Future? Science Says to Study These 7 Things

Chances are, there is something on this list that they are missing.<p>As parents, we want many things for our children including health, happiness, and a secure financial future. As technology advances, however, thousands of jobs are being threatened by machines and artificial intelligence, and it's …

Ways to Train Your Brain to Get What You Want

In April 2015, I got serious about my goal to become a professional writer. I had written an e-book, <i>Slipstream Time Hacking,</i>and was anxious to know how to traditionally publish it. At that time, I had just barely put up my own website and had a subscriber base of zero.<p>I decided literary agents …

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7 Fire Pits That Are So Hot, They're Cool

A fire pit tops the list of "things we'd definitely want in a backyard, if we had the space." They're fun in the summer, but help extend the outdoor …

How to Learn in 2 Days What Normally Takes 6 Months

Research has found that having clarity about your goals is essential to having motivation to achieve those goals.<p>Research has found that having clarity about your goals is essential to having motivation to achieve those goals.<p>If you're not clear on what you're doing, it's hard to be motivated. …

Stanford Cryptography Professor Releases Free Cryptocurrency Lecture

For those who are particularly interested in delving a bit more into cryptocurrency, a Stanford University cryptography PhD professor has recently …

Tony Robbins explains what anyone can do every day, month and year to be more successful

It's worth noting that while you may choose to spend money on the first two exercises, it's totally unnecessary. You can also immediately implement …

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9 Hard Things You Have to Do to Move Forward with Your Life

Maybe it’s the life lessons I was forced to learn the hard way, or the toll of loss and failure I had recently endured, but a decade ago, in the …

26 stunning natural wonders everyone should see in their lifetime

There may only be seven official natural wonders of the world, but there are plenty more breathtaking natural sights all over the globe worth …

It's Very, Very Hard To Get To These Amazing Destinations

For a certain type of traveler, hitting up every monument on the UNESCO World Heritage List is their ultimate conquest. What better way to gain an …

Forget Flying Cars: I Just Flew a $2 Million Personal Jet

The flying car may never take off, but the personal jet has already landed.<p>While companies such as Google, Intel, Toyota and Uber are working on …

Here's a 6-Figure Service Business You Can Start for Under $100

Stocking shelves in the grocery store looks like a starter job but it is actually a lucrative business.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As you go about your grocery shopping, focused on the items that you need to get, you probably don’t realize that there’s an incredible …

Want More Success? Science Says Do This 1 Thing First (Most People Do The Opposite)

We give up too easily. With a simple change of attitude, what seems like extreme adversity can become a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.<p>Like modern-day explorers ascending K2 or reaching the North Pole, entrepreneurs like Elon Musk, Brian Chesky and Arianna Huffington have what the Finnish call <i>sisu</i>, …

This desktop air conditioner creates a frosty bubble just for you

It’s estimated that there are over 1.5 million people who work from home in the UK. I’m one of them. The last time I worked in a formal office was an internship I did during the first year of my undergraduate degree, and while I’m not about to say ‘never again,’ I do enjoy the fact that I don’t …

Beauty on a Budget: Above Ground Pool Ideas

In an ideal world, we’d all have the proper space and budget to have one of the sublime swimming pools we featured recently. But the reality is, not …

Tony Robbins shares a 2-step strategy for feeling more in control of your life

Each year Tony Robbins, best-selling author and speaker, takes on seven high-profile clients, which include tennis champion Serena Williams and …

The 1 Bad Conversational Habit That Will Make You Look Really Unprofessional

This timeless communication skill may just be your secret weapon to better relationships.<p>Billionaire entrepreneurs Bill Gates, Warren Buffett and Richard Branson have gone on record to say that communication is the most important skill you need. Yet most people think of communication in the <i>speaking</i> …

Science Says This 5-Second Rule Will Make Your Brain Stop Procrastinating

How to use neuroscience to beat procrastination and have more time for what really matters.<p>I've been meaning to write this column for some time. The reason I'm finally getting to it is because it's an excuse to avoid doing something else.<p>Let's face it, few of us, if we're honest, wouldn't confess …

The 20 most in-demand jobs that pay over $100,000

For these jobs, the competition is fierce.<p>The jobs site Glassdoor has a rundown of the top 20 jobs that earn over $100,000—and face stiff …

Raspberry Pi Ultra Mobile Pocket PC (video)

Raspberry Pi enthusiasts that have access to a 3D printer might be interested in a new ultra portable mini PC which has been created by Thingiverse …

Raspberry Pi

Should You Launch a Startup Right Now? New Study Says Yes

Studies contradict each other but the future is brighter than the Internet thinks.<p>When it comes to entrepreneurship, the jury is hung.<p>The studies and statistics are split. You can find data to support that entrepreneurship is on the rise or on the decline.<p>The Atlantic explains entrepreneurship is …

If You Don't Manage Your Investors, You'll Get Fired. Here Are 3 Ways to Earn Their Respect

If you don't manage your investors, you'll get fired. Here are three ways to earn their respect.<p>I know a company that was fundamentally destroyed because of poor relationship management. I witnessed this fall and can say that the company and investors would have been more successful if the founders …

The 13-Minute Definitive Guide to Living Your Dreams

Last week, I visualized my new workout partner.<p>Last week, I visualized my new workout partner. Today, I'm benching 20 lbs more than I ever have before.<p>A few months ago, I noticed a 50-year-old man at the gym lifting twice what I lift in every exercise. His energy and overall vibes inspired me. …

These 10 programming languages have dominated development in 2017

An interactive ranking from IEEE Spectrum has put Python at the top of the list of languages most used by its readers. Here's how the rest stack …

Want to Be Happier? Answer These 34 Essential Life Audit Questions

Unless you figure out where you are, you won't get to where you want to go.<p>Audits are standard in both personal and business finance, but in many ways, life audits are much more crucial. That's because life audits evaluate well-being not just in one area but in basically everything. They can mean …

10 Best Backpacking Trips in U.S. Parks

Adventure<p>This year the National Park Service (NPS) celebrates its 100th birthday. Over the past century, the agency has protected and managed a system that has grown to now include 59 parks in 27 states and ranges from famed summer-vacation destination icons like Yellowstone and Yosemite to the …

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Jeff Bezos and other investors raise $200 million for vertical farming startup Plenty

After announcing Amazon’s plans to gobble up Whole Foods for $13.7 billion, CEO Jeff Bezos is stepping further into the fresh foods market by …

44 Favorite Books of High Achievers

Want to accomplish more? Try reaching for a good book.<p>The people who accomplish the most in life are serious about self-improvement, which often comes in the form of a good book. Here are several dozen excellent reads, recommended by high-achieving founders and executives.<p>1. <i>Crossing the Chasm</i> by …

Want to Lead an Epic Life? This 1 Word Will Make All the Difference

Think deeply. Act accordingly.<p>The world we live in, with its constant alerts and notifications, is built to distract. In a few short years, we've been conditioned to constantly seek diversion--leaving us less time to work on the more important things.<p>But let's get one thing straight:<p>You can't rush …