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The $10 Lifetime National Park Pass for Seniors Is About to Get a Lot More Expensive

Act fast<p>For just $10, older Americans have been able to access all of the country’s national parks for the rest of their lives.<p>But come Aug. 28, that …

National Parks

These are the best places to travel solo, according to Airbnb

From Mexico City to Auckland<p>The amount of people choosing to travel the world by themselves has steadily grown over the past few years.<p>Last year, a survey by BookYogaRetreats.com found that more than half of respondents (51 per cent) said they will be heading off on their next holiday alone. And …

Ho Chi Minh City

The Dangerous Approach Of Living Without Purpose

Nothing gives a person inner wholeness and peace like a distinctunderstanding of where they are going.<p>Robert Bryne once observed, “The purpose of life is a life of purpose.”<p>In order to get somewhere, you need to define your end goal. That is essential. And the sooner you define it, the clearer …

Motivation

5 Free Tips to Make Social Media Work For Your Business | Inc.com

When reviewing business headlines and news stories it can be difficult to decide which topic is mentioned more often -- data analytics or social media. This can be even more frustrating if you, as an entrepreneur, are trying to decide where to focus your limited time, money, and energy to help give …

Small Business

7 ways billionaires like Warren Buffett and Bill Gates demonstrate the ancient philosophy of Marcus Aurelius

Around 304 BC, a wealthy and successful merchant named Zeno was shipwrecked on a trading voyage. He lost nearly everything. Making his way to Athens, he was introduced to philosophy by Crates of Thebes, a famous Cynic, which changed his life. Within a few years, Stoic philosophy would be born. As …

Self-improvement

Mike Tyson Didn't Become a Champion By Reading About Personal Development--He Used a Simple Daily Routine | Inc.com

In his latest book, <i>Iron Ambition: My life with Cus D'Amato</i>, Mike Tyson lays out what it took to become a champ.<p>Inside, Tyson details his relationship with his trainer and what took him from a punk kid in Brooklyn involved in petty crime to seven years later becoming the youngest heavyweight …

Boxing

10 Designer-Approved Ways to Decorate on a Budget

"Oh that? Yes, that's definitely a fine antique..."<p>Cutting corners when decorating on a budget can be a tricky affair. You don't want to accidentally skimp in the wrong places—better to spend a little more on a couch that won't fall apart in a year or two, and spring for a wool rug that doesn't …

Want to Build Relationships? Find Ways to Laugh Together.

A new study finds that laughter is the key to creating social bonds.<p>Humor and laughter can be incredibly effective tools in the workplace.<p>A study from Harvard and the University of Pennsylvania found that people who were comfortable cracking jokes in the office were perceived as more confident and …

University of Oxford

Keys to Driving Massive Success in the Face of Adversity Learned From My Time in Prison

When life hits you hard, you can do two things: give up, or make the most of it.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Positivity and motivation are all about prioritizing. My time as an entrepreneur has shaped all parts of my life -- especially my experience in prison. …

Motivation

This Super-Quick Pilates Workout Is Great for Strong Abs and Legs

There's nothing like a good Pilates workout to beef up your muscles before hitting the beach. And while reformers and stability balls can kick your …

Workouts

8 Habits of Incredibly Interesting People | Inc.com

Interesting people have a special magnetism. They tell incredible stories and lead unusual lives. But what exactly makes them so captivating?<p>They're curious more than anything else. An interesting person is always excited to explore the world, and this energy radiates outward.<p>Some people are …

Self-improvement

10 Free Tools to Improve Your Life in Less Than a Day (Yes, Really) | Inc.com

After what felt like endless years of school, I can imagine it's tough to force yourself to sit down and learn <i>more</i> things. Without the assistance of a scary-looking teacher peeking over your shoulder, that is.<p>How about I make it a bit easier for you?<p>These 10 free online classes are not only fun, …

Learning

Fighting Forty: how to boost your flexibility

Maintaining good flexibility is of paramount importance when fighting off the perils of age and staying fit. However, it is often overlooked when trying to maintain your figure.<p>In this episode of Fighting Forty, leading fitness instructor Scott Laidler takes you through the best stretches and ways …

Exercise

This 11-Minute Foam Roller Workout Is One You'll Actually Want to Do

It's no secret that we love foam rollers over here. Not only are they <i>ahh</i>-mazing at relieving tight muscles, but you can also use them as part of your …

Exercise

The Life-Changing Advice My Business Coach Gave Me Right Before She Died | Inc.com

I arrived at the coffee shop on the first floor of her apartment building in Arlington, Virginia, early. Dory Hollander made her appearance on time, as always, and dressed to the nines. I admired her effort. We both knew this would be our last meeting. Cancer would take her within a few weeks.<p>Dory …

Time I

The Simple Rule That Tells You Where to Put Your Retirement Money

This Simple Rule Tells You Where to Put Your Retirement Money<p>Updated February 15, 2018<p>IRAs. Roth IRAs. 401(k)s. SEP IRAs. Simple IRAs.<p>Considering all …

These women went from thousands of dollars in debt to financial success

Here's how two women secured a stable financial future after debt.<p>Taking the first step<p>When Michelle Schroeder-Gardner, 28, finished her MBA in 2012, the St. Louis, MO native graduated with a lot more than a degree: She walked off the stage with $38,000 in student loans. For Schroeder-Gardner, who …

Personal Finance

9 Ways Your Life Will Change When You Quit Your 9-to-5 to Start a Business | Inc.com

<i>What's the hardest step in the employee-to-entrepreneur transformation and how did you overcome it? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Bernie Klinder, Entrepreneur, Investor,</b> …

Entrepreneurship
Love Myself

8 Stretches That Will Help You Touch Your Toes

Flexibility is one of those things that many people talk about dreamily. Like, being flexible would be nice, but sigh, it’s just a pipe dream. Except …

Yoga

Everything You Need to Know About Burning Fat and Building Muscle

We have your ultimate guide to muscle and fat—your two power players for a strong, healthy shape.<p>What Is Muscle + Types of Muscle<p>Everyone has two …

Tip: The Cure for Hip Tightness & Immobility

Back pain? Hip mobility issues? This quick fix is for you.<p>Hit the Target<p>Many things like foam rolling and stretching have fallen short of eradicating …

Pain

What To Do With an Inherited IRA or 401(k)

What To Do With an Inherited IRA or 401(k)<p>Options for Dealing with a Retirement Account Inheritance<p>Updated March 19, 2018<p>So you have inherited an IRA …

Retirement
Stephen King

Jeff Bridges Sold His Montecito Home for $16 Million

The actor purchased the sprawling estate in 1994<p>After listing the property for two years, Jeff Bridges has sold his Montecito, California, home. The actor purchased the 19.5-acre estate in 1994 and recently found a buyer for $16 million, reports the Los Angeles Times. The house itself is a …

The books every new graduate should read, according to a dozen business leaders

New graduates may think they’re ready for the world, but even after all that learning, there’s still room in their heads for some wisdom. We asked a dozen business leaders—from CEOs of big companies and startups, to deans of leading business schools—what books they would put in the hands of a newly …

Books
Anger Management

30 Of The Most Breathtaking Destinations On Earth

BRB, booking plane tickets.