Jason Saliba

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7 Things I Wish I Had Known Sooner in Life

You can make millions and still be poor.<p><i>What is something you wish you had known sooner? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Andrew Ferebee, Founder of Knowledge For Men | 3x Best</b> …

Selling

Don't Touch! A Scientist's Advice For Spotting Poison Ivy Before It Ruins Your Summer

It was a close encounter in 2012 that made microbiologist John Jelesko take an interest in poison ivy.<p>The Virginia Tech professor was cutting up a downed tree with an electric chainsaw. What he didn't realize was that his power cable had been dragging through poison ivy. So at the end of the day, …

Virginia Tech

Witness recalls what he saw during downtown shooting Friday night

<b>SPRINGFIELD, Mo</b> Two people are in the hospital after a shooting Friday night in downtown Springfield.<br>Police say the shooter is still on the …

To Get More Comfortable with Conflict, Stop Making It Personal

Read online<p>Conflict is a normal, healthy part of working with other people. And yet many of us avoid it at all costs — often because it feels personal. To get more comfortable with disagreements, and to reap the benefits of productive conflict, let go of the idea that it’s all about you. If you …

7 tough lessons people often learn too late in life

Life lessons are full of wisdom because they often have to be learned the hard way. However, the hardest part about that process is realizing that sometimes not every opportunity lasts forever. You finally "get it" long after the fact.<p>If possible, it's best to learn these things sooner rather than …

4 Safe 13.4% Dividends You Won't Hear About On CNBC

There’s one question I’ve been getting from <i>a lot</i> of folks lately. You may have wondered about it yourself.<p>It’s simply this: <i>“Is the stock market even safe anymore?”</i> Or another, less anxious, variation: <i>“How can I bank fast returns while slashing my risk?”</i><p>I have great news. As I wrote back on February …

Investing

10 incredibly useful online sites you didn't know about until now

If you had to guess, how many different websites do you think exist in the world today? From simple blogs to complex businesses, the Internet spans the gamut dispensing and gathering a myriad of information. Keep your answer in your head because, at the very end of this article, I’ll tell the …

21 Epigrams Every Man Should Live By | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: This is a guest article from Ryan Holiday.</i><p>As long as man has been alive, he has been collecting little sayings about how to live. We …

75 Quotes On Business From America's Top Entrepreneurs

<i>To mark</i> Forbes’ <i>centennial, we assembled 100 essays from the top entrepreneurs, visionaries and thinkers, each sharing an idea or lesson. They’re meant to inspire and inform future entrepreneurs, the generation that will build and shape the next century.</i> <i>In their full form, the essays are swiftly</i> …

Shonda Rhimes

Science says kids who become successful have parents who teach them 8 things

All the extremely successful people I know — and all the great leaders I know — are exceptionally good at persuading other people to follow them.<p>(Maybe that's why Mark Cuban says knowing how to sell is the one skill everyone needs to be successful.)<p>But being persuasive doesn't mean you have to …

24 books Wall Streeters think everyone should read

Financial-services professionals are known to have demanding work schedules, but that doesn't mean they aren't setting aside time to crack open a few books.<p>We recently reached out to our contacts on Wall Street to find out what folks would recommend as must-reads just ahead of the holiday …

26 time-management tricks I wish I'd known at 20

Time-management skills can take a while to learn.<p>Étienne Garbugli, a Montreal-based product and marketing consultant, the author of "Lean B2B: Build Products Businesses Want," and the creator of a course to help entrepreneurs find their target market, distilled the lessons he wishes he'd known when …

Ten Career Milestones To Hit Before Age Thirty

Dear Liz,<p>I graduated from college in May.<p>I’m working in my first “real” job. The job is going okay so far, but I don’t see any opportunities for upward advancement.<p><i>Watch on Forbes:</i><p>I’m not ready to be promoted anyway but if I were, I’d be frustrated.<p>My boss is around 35 and she isn’t going anywhere. …

Employment

The Top 3 Things Exceptional Leaders Never Delegate

Here’s a confession: I used to be a control freak. In 1-800-GOT-JUNK?’s startup days, I had my hands in <i>everything</i>. Some tasks I was OK at; others I definitely should have left to the experts (budgeting, for example). But as the founder, I was scared to let go. It was only after a period of …

Leadership

I've adopted a '2-hour rule' based on the habit that led Einstein, Darwin, and Nietzsche to brilliance — and it's had the highest ROI of anything I've done

Albert Einstein was 16 years old when he first flirted with the idea of special relativity.<p>He was a daydreamer. The pioneering theory that lead him to establish the foundation of modern physics was actually envisioned in one of his many famous thought experiments.<p>He wondered, specifically, what …

Opinion: How to make money by betting against passive investing

Pity the poor stock fund manager.<p>Since 2010, U.S. stock funds have been trounced by equity indices such as the S&P 500 Index. It’s gotten so bad that …

10 signs you'll never be rich

Contrary to popular belief, "everyone has the same opportunity to acquire wealth," says Steve Siebold, a self-made millionaire.<p>But not everyone seizes the opportunity.<p>To find out if you're doing all that it takes to set yourself up for a rich future, we've rounded up 10 signs that you're <i>not</i> on the …

People lie to you about success all the time — and once you realize it, you can never go back

And it is FASCINATING.<p>Once you recognize these lies, you can never go back.<p>For example, let's take an interview of a big-name CEO. Someone asks, "What advice would you give to someone who wants to do what you do?"<p>His answer: "My number 1 piece of advice to people is to discover their calling."<p>Now …

10 Lists To Keep If You Want To Be Successful

5 New Tools for Career Success

Your dad didn’t need these things—but YOU do<p>When we went out looking for the new skills that can help you succeed in today’s workplace, we figured that technology would play a big role. We didn’t figure it would play the only role. Sure, one of today’s most-valued hard skills is making a computer …

Employment

10 Books That'll Make You a Better Man

Learn major life advice from novels you tossed aside in college<p>The mere thought of the syllabus from your Intro to American Literature class might make you shudder. But college was a long time ago—and chances are, your tastes and habits have changed considerably since then. For starters, it’s cool …

Literature

How to BS Your Way Through Any Conversation

Stuck in a Game of Thrones gab-fest and you don't have HBO? Follow this escape plan<p>The art of conversation is hard to master—especially when you know nothing about the topic at hand. While you’re probably happy to plead ignorance on things like celebrity pregnancies, it’s harder to justify knowing …

Game of Thrones

Confident People Never Do These Things

20 Things Confident People Never Do<p>Her heart was pounding.<p>A dozen pairs of eyes were staring her way.<p>The only thing between her and complete …

Self-improvement