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12 investing books to read if you want to get rich

"On average, millionaires invest 20% of their household income each year. Their wealth isn't measured by the amount they make each year, but by how they've saved and invested over time," writes Ramit Sethi in his New York Times bestseller, "I Will Teach You To Be Rich."<p>To help you get started, we …

Investing

7 steps to negotiate a higher salary, from a 28-year-old who made a $30,000 leap

Seven months ago, Claudia Telles was making $41,000 a year working for a Chicago-based hospital.<p>Today, she's at the same institution with a different role — she transitioned from the business-operations team on the academic side of things to being a quality specialist on the hospital side — and …

Career Development

Tutorial: Put Your Dreams in a Jar… and Take a Picture

<i>Dina Belenko is a creative still-life photographer from Russia and incredibly successful 500px Marketplace photographer. Her artistic images capture</i> …

Crafting

Analyze Facebook Insights with Excel

<b>Update 6/6/2016</b>: Due to a Facebook bug here, it is not possible to read private Insights from your page, luckily the public metrics are still …

This writing app will delete your work if you stop typing

Starting to write, whether it’s a novel or a blog post, can be daunting even for experienced authors. The fear of penning thoughts that don’t immediately make sense or stringing together all-but-unreadable sentences, and thus concluding that you’re a failure, is real.<p>That’s where The Most Dangerous …

How to Make a Gantt Chart in Excel

If you do any project management, you’ll eventually need to create a Gantt chart. A good Gantt chart illustrates the lifecycle of individual tasks …

Project Management

4 Reasons You Should Use Warren Buffett's Method for Making Better Decisions

The Oracle of Omaha's investment strategy also works for other parts of your life.<p>When was the last time you were offered an investment opportunity, or a new job, or a business deal, and you thought, "Why not give it a try?" Being freely open to all kinds of experimentation is the American …

25 of the best leadership and success books to read in your lifetime, according to Amazon

We've highlighted 25 below, including books by psychologists, economists, and competitive athletes. Each one offers a unique look at what it means to be truly successful and how you can achieve your full potential.<p>Read on and start stocking your shelves with inspiration.

Self-improvement

9 things to do in your 20s to become a millionaire by 30

Becoming a millionaire by 30 is possible, and you don't have to found the next Facebook or Snapchat or win a Powerball jackpot to do so. Plenty of regular people have done it.<p>To help you reach the seven-figure mark, we rounded up nine pieces of advice from people who became millionaires at a young …

Self-improvement

7 TED Talks that will make you smarter about your money

We've recommended some of the best personal-finance books to read and podcasts to listen to.<p>If those didn't get the job done, try a 10 to 20 minute TED Talk.<p>Here, we've rounded up seven talks that could alter the way you think about money, and how you choose to save, spend, and earn.

TED Talks

23 books Mark Zuckerberg thinks everyone should read

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has a single mission: to connect people around the world.<p>It's one reason why he decided to launch a Facebook-based book club last year, with a reading list that focused on "different cultures, beliefs, histories, and technologies."<p>Although the birth of his daughter, …

Books

How to Become a Highly Paid Freelancer While Keeping Your Full-Time Job

It might sound hard, but it's definitely possible--especially if you take the right steps.<p>Want to dip your toes in the entrepreneurial waters by freelancing while keeping your full-time job? You're not alone--countless other people do too.<p>But how?<p>Here's a guest post from Ryan Robinson, an …

5 essential money conversations to have before proposing to your partner

Valentine's Day has a tendency to inspire sweeping gestures like marriage proposals — but before you swap the box of chocolates or dozen roses for a diamond ring, you'll want to make sure you've talked through the practical side of things with your partner.<p>"You'll want to have really good, open …

Personal Finance

10 Myths About the Rule of Thirds

My name is Tavis Leaf Glover, and I’m an artist just like you, trying to create art that I can be proud of and share with the world. Though, …

10 Useful Websites to Get Stock Photographs for Free

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Videos and pictures get lot more shares on social media than regular blog posts. If your company maintains an active blog, a photograph can make your post …

Web Design

Facebook secretly makes kickass ASCII art of every picture you upload

Here’s a fun, amazing fact about Facebook: every time you upload a picture, the service is automatically generating an ASCII art version of your photos.<p>All you need to do is grab the link to an image on your page by right clicking on it, then clicking ‘copy image URL.’ Paste that into your address …

Amazing

10 Podcasts Every Entrepreneur Must Listen to in 2016

Want to stay up on the latest and greatest in the world of entrepreneurship? These 10 podcasts have you covered.<p>As a busy entrepreneur, your time is limited and valuable, so you need to be selective in how you spend it. However, success doesn't come from ignorance--you need to make time to learn …

7 Steps to Completely Dominating Your Industry

A practical path to becoming a thought leader<p>I'm an accidental thought leader in my industry. I didn't follow a specific path to the top. I trusted my gut.<p>I created compelling content on my blog as a means to get the attention of potential employers. I've made some bad decisions. I've also made …

Macro Photography — The Complete Guide

The ultimate video guide to macro photography.<p>Macro photography is an exciting area of photography and is accessible to all photographers. There is …

13 Infographics To Help You Eat Healthier

What is success to you?<p>To some, when they think of success, they imagine wealth. Others want power. Some just want to make a positive impact on the …

25 books that every entrepreneur should read

We spoke with wildly successful entrepreneurs and VCs like Mark Cuban and Peter Thiel and pored over years of interviews with star founders to find the books that every aspiring entrepreneur should read.<p>Here are their top recommendations.<p><i>Bianca Male, Aimee Groth, Richard Feloni, Natalie Walters,</i> …

Self-improvement

7 Simple Steps to Help You Shoot an Interview

In a fantastic video from B&H and Chase from Zacuto, we get some simple tips for shooting interviews, whether you're in a studio or on</i> …

Cinematography

How to Photograph the Milky Way

If you live in a remote area with dark skies, you are one of the lucky ones; the lucky ones that get to look up on a clear dark night and see a thick …

17 of the highest-paying consulting firms for MBAs

And with increasing demand for management consultants, elite firms are doling out hefty compensation packages to stay competitive and attract top talent. In fact, at many places, the base pay for MBAs starts at $140,000 — more than $60,000 higher than the starting salaries that many candidates earn …

Compensation

12 books to read this year if you want to get rich

The wealthiest, most successful people bury themselves in books. They commit to self-education long after they've finished college or any formal education.<p>To help make 2016 a prosperous year, we've highlighted 12 of our favorite personal-finance books — one for each month — from century-old …

Personal Finance

Discover the Furious Fat-Loss Workout We Call ‘The Metaconda’

Squeeze out every last ounce of extra body fat with this metabolic conditioning routine<p>As a trainer, I take great pride in my creative workout names and themes. Not only do the names make training more fun, but they also set the tone and reveal the expectations.<p>One of my favorite workouts is called …

Razer Blade Stealth

High-performance PC gaming requires a lot of power. More power than you can fit in a typical laptop. So instead of chaining you to a desk or selling …

Do This 52 Week Photography Challenge to Improve Your Skills in 2016

If you’re looking to get better at photography in 2016, one great option is to do a 52-week photography challenge that forces you to complete regular …

Here's how much you should have saved up for retirement by now

You probably want to retire at some point. But before you can get there, you have to be able to answer a few questions.<p>For example, how much money should you have already saved up if you want to retire by age 65?<p>JPMorgan Asset Management's 2015 "Guide to Retirement" has a handy retirement savings …

Retirement