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What Separates Millionaire Entrepreneurs From The Rest Of Us? Hint: It's Not What You Think

Knowing the "what" is not enough to thrive in business.<p>If you are an entrepreneur fighting your way to the top, one great approach to rapidly growing your business is to learn from multimillion-dollar business owners who've been there, done that.<p>At the end of the day, who doesn't love a …

Entrepreneurship

Bali's "Chameleon Villa" Is a Mountainside Oasis

Buried in the dense forest.<p>Located on a steep slope in the dense forest near the Balinese coast, the “Chameleon Villa” has been designed to be buried in the mountainside. To do this, local architecture studio Word of Mouth House has covered the concrete building in plants and foliage, while also …

Architecture

5 Lessons Most People Learn Way Too Late in Life

It's best to learn these lessons while you're still young.<p><i>"What are the lessons people most often learn too late in life?" 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 Alyssa Satara, co-founder</b> …

Happiness

The 10 Obsessions You Need to Have to Become a Self-Made Millionaire

You get rich by fixating on getting rich.<p>9 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Becoming a successful entrepreneur and achieving millionaire status isn’t easy -- less than 10 percent of the U.S. population ever reaches this goal. Most people give up along the way, …

Billionaire Ray Dalio says people with these 3 skills will be successful in the future

Billionaire investor Ray Dalio is no stranger to success — he's the founder of the world's largest hedge fund, Bridgewater Associates, which manages …

Bridgewater Associates

Effective Management Requires Good Metrics. Here Are 11 Types You Need to Know

To properly manage a business you need to know what's happening. These 11 types of metrics that will give you the insight and awareness you need.<p>They say you can't manage what you can't measure. Quantifying your business allows you to see patterns, set targets, and measure progress. However, many …

Analytics

51 Motivational Quotes to Inspire Willpower, Determination, and Success

Success requires inspiration... and determination.<p>Every successful person I know has willpower, determination, and drive. They may not be smarter than everyone else. They may not be more talented, more skilled, or more experienced.<p>But what they do have is the willingness to persevere. Here are 51 …

Motivation

The two mental shifts highly successful people make

<b>“When you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change.”</b> — Max Planck, German quantum theorist and Nobel Prize winner<p>There are two primary mental shifts that occur in the lives of all highly successful people. Many make the first, but very few make the second.<p>Both of these …

Self-improvement

Gucci Reinvents a Former Aircraft Factory for Its New Milan Headquarters

Local architecture firm Piuarch adapts a hanger complex that once assembled Caproni aircraft as Gucci's global hub<p>Invites for Milan Fashion Week have just arrived and this year, Gucci creative director Alessandro Michele's VIPs are getting more than just access to his new fall collection. The show …

50 meals everyone should eat in their lifetime

Sometimes one meal is all it takes to make your vacation one to remember forever.<p>From incredibly fresh ceviche in Peru to the modern Spanish cuisine …

6 Tiny Habits That Will Make You Smarter, Confident, and More Productive

Attaining and keeping a level of high performance requires a commitment to these 6 tiny habits.<p>High performers such as Jeff Bezos and Sheryl Sandberg stay mentally sharp by making sleep a non-negotiable activity in their life. Richard Branson has credited his peak performance to working out.<p>When …

comfortzone

Alibaba Founder Jack Ma Says You Don't Need to Know Much to Be Successful. But You Do Need This

In a world where most would rather be known as a leader than a manager, there's a lot to be learned from Ma's philosophy.<p>Jack Ma is one of the most successful businessmen in the world. Despite very modest beginnings (he was an English teacher who reportedly earned only $12 a month teaching at …

Emotional Intelligence

Copenhagen hotels: 10 of the best for style, price and comfort

Copenhagen is a city that delivers style in spades – effortlessly cool, with slick design everywhere you look. And as Scandimania has taken hold …

9 high-impact books that will make you smarter every day

Lifelong learning is the "ongoing, voluntary, and self-motivated" pursuit of knowledge for either personal or professional reasons. The pursuit of knowledge is easier than it has ever been before.<p>Cultivating the mind is essential for your personal growth. Digging deeper will separate you from the …

10 Commonly Misused Phrases That Make You Sound Unprofessional

Good communication is the key to personal and professional success.<p>Most of us have misused a word or phrase at one time or another--in a meeting, a written report, a conversation, or even in public speaking. Whether you find out about it right away or long after the fact, it's embarrassing to …

Language

50 Remarkably Wise Quotes That Will Inspire You to Success in Life

Get inspired by these wise words and make the very best out of your life, each and every day.<p>Life is a gift that has been given to you. It is in your hands to make the best out of it--dare to believe that you can. Through the ups and downs, you'll find a lesson to learn that will make you a better …

Motivation

Why Portugal Should Be Next On Your Bucket List

It has one of the coolest capitals on the planet and a cuisine to match. What’s not to like?<p>What comes to mind when you think of Portuguese food? …

14 Modern Walkways And Paths That Are Creative And Functional

Backyard walkways and paths are a great way to connect parts of your yard and create separate areas within it. Today we’re sharing 14 examples of …

Landscaping

9 Design Ideas For Creative And Modern Wood Signs

Wood has been used for hundreds of years to create signage. Whether for shops, restaurants, cafes, or other businesses, wood signs communicate what …

Graphic Design

14 Examples Of Modern Beach Houses From Around The World

Beach houses, whether on the shores of the actual ocean or sitting lakeside, are one way to ensure a fun and relaxed lifestyle. How could you ever …

Beach Houses

Is the treehouse the pinnacle of sustainable living? - CNN Style

Written by Katy Scott, CNN<p>Many a child spent their youth scrambling up trees and building secret dens in the branches.<p>In an instant, plain-planked interiors propped in the trees transformed into faraway lands, forts and hideaways.<p>Brothers Andy and Simon Payne were no different. Growing up in Kenya, …

Take a Look at Room Mate Hotel Milan's Exquisite Interior Design

Italian Wes Anderson vibes.<p>It’s no secret that Milan is a city rich in art, architecture and design. But tucked away in the heart of the ancient city, amongst the magnificent terracotta and terrazzo of local structures, lies a renovated building from the late 19th century. Today, the repurposed …

Tigg Coll Architects references London's railway heritage for student accommodation interiors

Tigg Coll Architects has renovated a student accommodation building in London's Kings Cross, with interiors based on the area's railway heritage.<p>The …

How to Score Public Speaking Events to Grow Your Business

Nothing positions you better as the expert than standing in front of an audience.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Public speaking is one of the most important skills a business owner can master, yet nearly three quarters of people suffer from speaking anxiety. …

Public Speaking

Sandals' Overwater Villas are Ridiculously Beautiful

Seemingly straight outta Pinterest, the new overwater villas by Sandals are enough to make us drool at our work desktops. Situated directly over the …

Sandals

The Top Rules Of Public Speaking

8 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Your heartbeat is raised, your palms are clammy, you swallow hard and the words you had prepared so painstakingly just seem to spin in …

Public Speaking

5 Amazingly Effective Products That Give You Younger, Clearer, Smoother Skin

These powerful compounds will help you win the war against wrinkles, acne, and more<p>The key to feeling younger? Acid. Not dropping it—wearing it.<p>“People think all acids cause damage or peeling,” says D.C.-based dermatologist Terrence Keaney, M.D.<p>But the truth is, they have a wide range of benefits. …

15 Stylish Kitchen Designs With Concrete Counter Highlights

There’s a lot of to be inspired by when it comes to concrete countertops. The material has a bunch of great properties that make it a really good …

Check out the view at this new underwater restaurant in the Maldives

If you’ve ever wanted to get an under-the-sea view while eating lobster thermidor, now you can at a new underwater restaurant in the Maldives.<p>A new luxury resort has opened at Maadhoo, Maldives, called OZEN by Atmosphere. The resort includes the restaurant M6m – an acronym for “minus six metres” – …

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