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The Seven Habits Of Highly Successful Long-Term Savers

That we are by and large, a nation of 'savings-oriented' people is no secret. <b>Per World Bank Data</b> <b></b> our country's Savings to GDP Ratio stood at 29.8 per …

The 'messy' way a former Goldman Sachs employee grew a $150 million startup, then turned half his employees into millionaires

He realized quickly that Goldman wasn't for him, so he spent the next four years saving $18,000. He used the money and some help from those close to him to quit and bootstrap a startup called Behance. Belsky didn't take a paycheck for the next two years.<p>In the end, the hard work paid off. Adobe …

Ben Silbermann

Bill Gates, Warren Buffett And Oprah All Use The 5-Hour Rule

<b>Top business leaders often spend five hours per week doing deliberate learning.</b><p><b>Article featured: Inc., Time, Observer, Business.com, Life Hacker, &</b> …

Internet Of Things Will Revolutionize Retail

• 70% of retail decision makers globally are ready to adopt the Internet of Things to improve customer experiences.<br>• 73% of retailers rate managing big data as important or business-critical to their operations.<br>• 78% of retailers say it is important or business-critical to integrate e-commerce and …

eCommerce

5 Things That Will Make Your Travel WAY Easier

Suitcases that are merely meant to store your clothes and shoes are a thing of the past. Today's <i>new</i> suitcases are packed with perks to help you stay …

Sweat Along With This LIVE 20-Minute Metabolic Workout

This total-body routine led by Men’s Health Fitness Director B.J. Gaddour will skyrocket your metabolism for the rest of the day<p>You may have watched something on Facebook Live (or maybe you just received the notifications on your page).<p>It’s been interesting to see how brands are utilizing the new …

The Ultimate Fat-Frying Tabata Workout

These high-intensity interval workouts are popular in gyms around the world. Here’s how you can use them at home to shrink your belly<p>Tabatas. The word strikes fear into the hearts of fitness enthusiasts around the world.<p>But the 4-minute, high-intensity interval workouts named after Japanese …

A new world under construction: China and semiconductors

The ongoing transformation of the Chinese semiconductor sector requires all parties to raise their game.<p><b>Business in China</b> has become a top-of-mind …

Gorgeous Hollywood Starlets (14 photos)

<b>Malin Akerman</b><p>Kayt Jones is a female photographer who knows how to shoot women. Her photos are not only unbelievably sexy, they have an innocence and vulnerability to them that could only come from within. It's apparent that there's an underlying trust that she's fostered with her celebrity clients, …

Zoe Saldana

25 Badass Burpees You Must See to Believe

They're incredibly tough, but incredibly effective<p>Think the burpee can’t get any worse?<p>Then wait until you see the 25 variations shown by <i>Men’s Health</i> Fitness Director B.J. Gaddour in the video above. With names like the punching burpee, the punisher burpee, and the dead-stop burpee, they’ll make …

Spotify told us the top 20 songs people listen to in the shower — here they are

At a conference earlier this week, Ek revealed that there are 39,000 active playlists named "Shower." And these playlists get 550,000 streams every day. (No pun intended).<p>But what songs are these people listening to in the shower?<p>Business Insider reached out to Spotify to find out which songs go …

Meghan Trainor

The 20 Greatest Driving Roads in the World

A great road challenges everyday notions, replacing the familiar–the dull grind of everyday commuting–with the epic: turns, terrain and landscape that adjust our perception of the world. But most of all, it elicits a thrill. These 20 mythic highways inspire us to hit the road.<p>Highway 1, aka “Big …

Hiking

This free Google Chrome extension provides one of the most essential parts of learning a new language

The extension translates portions of whatever you're reading into the language you're trying to learn.Flickr / Ed YourdonScience suggests that the best way to learn a new language — especially as an adult — is through immersion.<p>For example, you might spend an extended period of time in a foreign …

Language

7 Things Really Successful People Always Do Each Morning

How you start your morning will impact the tone of the whole day. Here's how the most successful people begin things right.<p>Each morning is filled with the unknown. It could be your best day yet or, perhaps, the worst. You do have a fair amount of say in which way the day actually goes. That is, …

Self-improvement

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The 10-Minute Ab Workout That Anyone Can Do

This is not your standard core routine<p>People love to prove that they can hold a plank for a really long time. In fact, the plank record is more than five hours, set just last week.<p>This is incredibly impressive, but most fitness experts agree that holding a plank beyond a minute or two does no good. …

Gaming

Avoid These 6 Phrases When Trying to Sound, and Feel, More Assertive

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Ever have someone say to you, “Wow, you really sound like an expert!” only to think to yourself that you just BS’d your way through the entire conversation? Sometimes it’s necessary (the technical term is “sales”), but more …

Language

'San Andreas' buries 'Aloha' at Friday box office

It doesn't appear that there will be any major shake-ups at the box office this weekend, as "San Andreas" is on track to claim No. 1.<p>The earthquake thriller starring<p>Dwayne Johnsonwas the top performer at the multiplex on Friday, taking in $18.2 million, according to distributorWarner Bros.That …

Film Industry

'Inside Out' is Pixar's most stunning animated film since 'Finding Nemo'

The movie follows 11-year-old Riley, spirited and goofy, as her dad's new job in San Francisco uproots the family from the Midwest. Helping to navigate Riley through this change are her emotions: Joy (Amy Poehler), Fear (Bill Hader), Anger (Lewis Black), Disgust (Mindy Kaling), and Sadness (Phyllis …

Animation

20 fascinating facts that make you think twice

Luckily, the folks over at Reddit have a collection of true facts about life, and we've combed through them to find our favorites.<p>From a creature that can survive the harsh vacuum of space to the odd state sport of Maryland, you're bound to learn something that makes you think twice.<p><i>Note: A shorter</i> …

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The Extreme Speed Workout

The winner of 53 ultra marathons has the key to unleashing incredible speed during your next race<p>In any race, there comes a point when you have to shift into fifth gear. You need to pass an opponent, push through a wall, or fly to the finish line.<p>Your ability to unleash incredible speed at pivotal …

20 Healthy, Protein-Packed Smoothie Recipes

Blend up one of these concoctions for a quick nutrition fix<p>Smoothies are a great way to get a nutrient-packed meal or snack, stat. They can provide everything you need—protein, healthy fats, vegetables, and fruits—all in a to-go cup.<p>(For a versatile, ultra-nutritious protein you can use in these …

Samsung smartphones dominate global market, but margin narrows

Worldwide, Samsung's market share drops from 32.5 percent in 2013 to 28 percent in 2014, while competitors, like Apple, maintain or gain ground.<p>Samsung had a somewhat rough 2014, as its global smartphone market share slipped almost 5 percent, new data from research firm TrendForce shows.<p>According …

Mobile

The Challenge That Secretly Carves Your Abs

These 2 moves back-to-back will chisel your core<p>Certain exercises—like planks and situps—are known for sizzling your six-pack. But the core-carving benefit of other moves isn’t so obvious until you’ve completed a few reps and your muscles are burning.<p>“Pairing two of these unexpected ab-blasters …

The Body-Weight Abs Blaster

Send a shockwave through your six-pack<p>Four exercises. Two rounds. No weights necessary. “This bodyweight challenge might not look tough, but each move delivers a hit to your abs,” explains Todd Durkin, C.S.C.S., author of <i>The IMPACT! Body Plan.</i> “And the cumulative impact of performing rep after rep …

Rev Your Metabolism with Just 3 Moves

And say goodbye to belly fat<p>Performing exercises with explosive power is one of the best ways to blast fat. Why?<p>For one, fast-twitch fibers require more energy to contract than slow-twitch fibers. In fact, a Salisbury University study found that explosive training burns more calories than lifting …

Winter Is (Probably) Coming (Soon)

Duck everyone. It’s a bubble. Or something close to one. And the good times are going to slow down. Probably soon.<p>That’s the gist of a recent interview that venture capitalist Bill Gurley gave. His words matter because they cut to the simple fact that too many companies are burning too much …

Our Favorite Burger Recipes from Classic to "Crunchified"

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