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How To Tie The Perfect Windsor Knot In 5 Simple Steps

Named after the Duke of Windsor, tying your tie with the Windsor knot is a sure-fire way of proving you mean business in the boardroom while your tie …

Men's Fashion

The Best Mentors Ask These 8 Questions

An essential part of being a good mentor is asking the right questions. Here’s a cheat sheet to get you started.<p>It’s hard to deny that good mentors are important. The best workplaces have formal programs to develop mentoring relationships. LinkedIn has even launched a feature to help you find one. …

Leadership

Author who studies millionaires: 240 minutes a day separates the rich from everyone else

There are 1,440 minutes in each day. That is the one common denominator we all share. With respect to time, we are all on equal footing. And most …

Self-improvement

How to manage your mood

Are you currently in a good mood or a bad mood?<p>Now, let me ask you another question: How is your day? I bet that you’re having a bad day if you’re in …

15 Gin Cocktails You’re Missing Out On

There’s nothing like a few cheeky gin cocktails to wet your whistle. These classic drinks are perfect for every season.<p><b>Gimlet</b><p>Say hello to the …

How Much Do I Need To Save To Retire Early?

Retiring early is simply a formula based on:<p>The percentage of your take home pay you save<br>• Your gross and after tax income<br>• How much you can live on<p>The …

The 7 Worst Words to Use in Sales

I’m guilty of using all of the words I’m about to share with you when selling. Looking back, they have cost me money, influence and the opportunity to build deeper relationships. I have since deleted these words from my vocabulary and sales conversations within my organization. The result… …

Communication Skills

I'm a native New Yorker — here are all the spots I take my friends when they visit

When friends and family come to New York City to visit me, they expect more than just a normal reunion. The city that never sleeps lives larger than life in people's heads and when they make it there, they want to see everything.<p>If someone is coming for the first time I — unwillingly — take them to …

JPMorgan has found a trigger for the next big market collapse

JPMorgan has noticed a big shift in markets that should have any investor worried.<p>Yes, traders are clearly already spooked, as evidenced by Thursday's massive 1,000-point drop in the Dow Jones industrial average, and Monday's similarly stark decline. But this is a longer-term issue — one that's …

Nintendo Stock Surges After Surprise Cardboard Accessory Reveal

Nintendo clearly spent 2017 doing more than just basking in the huge success of its Switch console. The company was also preparing to maintain its …

10 books Richard Branson thinks everyone should read

Over the years he has offered up dozens of titles that have kept his attention and helped him grow as a businessman.<p>We can't guarantee you'll follow in the entrepreneur's footsteps, but the books could certainly set you in the right direction.

The Best Interview Questions We've Ever Published

Hiring is by far the biggest concern we hear from founders. Finding the right people to work at your company is high-stakes. Poor performers can take …

Employment

This Shocking Babe Ruth Photo Carries a Powerful Business Lesson

It's a strange, unusual shot of the greatest home run hitter ever - one that transmits a powerful reminder of what will make you successful.<p>It's a photo of the one of the greatest baseball players of all time, the man who made the term "Home Run" a part of the American lexicon, doing something …

Babe Ruth

Demi Lovato Freed The Nipple At The VMAs With A Jaw-Dropping Sheer Bodysuit

The 25-year-old singer debuted her look on the red carpet of the MTV awards show<p>Since the dawn of time, women have found clever ways to strategically display their erogenous zones without being called out for dressing like tramps or being arrested for public indecency. This has led to a number of …

Why Successful People Spend 10 Hours a Week on ‘Compound Time’

Warren Buffett, Albert Einstein, Oprah Winfrey all do this one thing outside their to-do-lists everyday.<p>One question has fascinated me my entire …

Creativity

9 of the toughest job interview questions you'll hear at companies like Disney, Twitter, and Facebook

Top companies seem to love tough interview questions.<p>Flub one tricky query, and you could end up derailing your whole job interview.<p>That's why it's important to be prepared.<p>Fortunately, there's Glassdoor. The job site hosts reviews and ratings for 640,000 companies in 190 countries.<p>Glassdoor …

The 2017 NBA Slam Dunk Contest dunks, ranked

Glenn Robinson III won the 2017 Slam Dunk Contest, beating Derrick Jones Jr. in the final round. Last year’s star, Aaron Gordon, didn’t even make it out of the first round.<p>We’ve had better dunk contests. We’ve had more creative dunk contests. If you skip the first six dunks or so, you’re not …

Netflix helps parents trick kids into going to bed early on New Year’s Eve

Trying to convince a kid to go to bed before midnight on New Year’s Eve is like pulling teeth, but thanks to Netflix, you don’t have to do it alone. …

Should I take my pension as a lump sum or lifetime payments?

<i>I'm getting ready to retire from the company where I've worked for many years. I keep hearing conflicting answers as to whether I should take my pension as a lump sum or monthly lifetime annuity payments. What's your advice? --C.L.</i><p>I'm not surprised you're getting conflicting advice. The lump …

Retirement

Elon Musk thinks universal income is answer to automation taking human jobs

Tech innovators in the self-driving car and AI industries talk a lot about how many human jobs will be innovated out of existence, but they rarely …

Universal Basic Income

How to Speed up a slow iPhone in 5 minutes

Speeding Up the User Interface (UI)<p>The iOS interface that can be found on iPhones can be extremely quick to navigate. However, there are ways in …

Checking, Savings and Credit Cards for Your Kids: When Do You Start?

Suzanne Sorel and her husband, Leo, have spent several years teaching their 17-year-old son Walter about the value of money. The New York City-based …

Personal Finance

New site gives iPhone users a massive list of Siri voice commands

When Siri was first introduced as a beta product alongside the launch of 2011’s iPhone 4S, people couldn’t wait to get their hands on Apple’s new …

We Played Apple’s New Game That Teaches Kids How To Code

One recent evening, I spent my 40-minute commute guiding a friendly cyclops around a maze in search of gems. After moving the creature with a series …

4 Secrets Only the Most Stylish Men Know

Sharpen your image with a few simple tweaks<p>Ever wonder why some guys look so stylish regardless of what they’re wearing?<p>The answer: They understand the importance of details. When you pay attention to the minutiae of your outfits, you’ll stand apart every time.<p>Use these four subtle strategies to …

98 Best Motivational Quotes to Make You More Successful

Need a boost of inspiration? These quotes will give you the spark you need--and motivate you to reach even greater heights.<p>Motivational quotes can make a surprisingly big difference, lifting your spirits when you're down and encouraging you to even greater heights when you've hit a plateau.<p>That's …

Motivation

Investors Should Listen to Jamie Dimon’s China Warnings

In a recent letter to JPMorgan Chase (JPM) shareholders, CEO Jamie Dimon issued a warning about the Chinese economy and the potential $4 billion loss …

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 …

Lego Sets Are a Better Investment Than Gold

And these five are especially prized.<p>It's no secret the world loves LEGO (after all, every person on earth owns an average of 86 bricks). But apparently the toy is not only fun to play with, but also a decent financial investment. Every year since 2000 the average LEGO set has increased in value by …

Lego

10 Easy Ways to Retire 10 Years Early

Play it smart, and you won’t need a fortune to leave the office behind<p>Forget what you may have heard—you don’t need to work until the grave. Just follow these 10 simple strategies and you’ll be able to retire when you’re young enough to enjoy it.<p><b>Related</b>: The Better Man Project—2,000+ Awesome Tips …