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The 9 Best Treadmills for Every Space and Every Experience Level

<i>This guide to the best treadmills of 2018 covers everything from entry-level, all the way up to bucket-list machines.</i><p>Sunny Health & Fitness …

If You Want to Be Successful, Stop Reading Business Books. Here's What You Should Do Instead

Get their attention. Solve their problems. Take their money<p>Because I'm both a writer and the owner of a marketing agency, people often ask me to recommend business books to them. They usually expect me to point them to a how-to about social media marketing, a leadership "classic", or, at the very …

Public Speaking Is the 1 Skill that Will Make You Stand Out. Here Are 4 Simple Ways to Master It

Sometimes, it's the small things that make the biggest difference.<p>Public speaking can feel overwhelming and maybe even terrifying, especially if you don't do it often. Whether it is a simple presentation to just a few co-workers or a huge event to a ton of people and your career depends on it, the …

The 'Curse Of Competence': Why Top Performers Quit Their Jobs

Dear Liz,<p>I recently left the organization I worked for for ten years.<p>It was a great place to work for a long time but it got worse the longer I stayed. As you always say, fear replaced trust and it became impossible for me to manage my team.<p>It took me five months of under-the-radar job hunting to …

Employment

9-5 Is Out. Try The 1-6 Instead.

When are you most productive? In the morning? Afternoon? Late at night?<p>I was raised to covet the early morning hours. I’ve spent my whole life thinking I was more “accomplished” the earlier I woke up. I got this idea directly from my parents by living in a home where everyone was “up and at ‘em” by …

Time Management

The Little-known Type of Airline Ticket That Can Take You Around the World on a Budget

There’s a little-known type of airline ticket that could help travelers on a budget circumnavigate the globe.<p>A round-the-world ticket — sometimes …

How to score big at government auctions, on everything from real estate to bugles

Rolex watches seized from drug lords. Homes confiscated from tax cheats. Blackhawk helicopters the military no longer needs. The federal government is auctioning off all this — and more. The "more" often means mundane things like office chairs and shredders and mysterious things like "swamp cooler …

Real Estate

5 reasons everyone should own a multimeter

No home DIYer should be without a multimeter. Here's why.<p>Home improvement addicts really get excited about their power tools. And in the shadow of drills and sanders, the multimeter doesn't get much love. Too bad, because multimeters are just as useful and have become something I recommend to every …

Arduino

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, Ripple, IOTA, Litecoin, Dash: Price Analysis, December 16

<i>The views and opinions expressed here are solely those of authors/contributors and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cointelegraph.com. Every</i> …

I Learned What Blockchain Is So You Won't Have To

Krissy EliotBlockchain is all the rage right now, but most people don’t know what it is. Sure, we get that it’s somehow revolutionary, but it’s …

Bitcoin

The 19 best business books of 2017

The holidays are the perfect time to catch up with some of the best business books of the year, or give one as a gift.<p>This year's highlights include Wall Street crime capers, a memoir about challenging gender discrimination in Silicon Valley, and an intimate look at a small American town that's …

Five books Bill Gates says everyone should read

He's one of the world's richest and most successful men, and now that he's no longer at the helm of Microsoft, Bill Gates spends a lot of time …

10 Predictions For The Next 5 Years Of Crypto

Bitcoin price prediction is just the start.<p>2017 has been a breakout year for crypto — with Bitcoin surpassing $10,000 and more than $3.8 billion raised this year in ICOs. We’ve seen truly mind-bending appreciation (like Ethereum’s 50X gains YTD) and witnessed the beginnings of countless new …

Cryptocurrency

Home Depot's CEO Did This 25,000 Times. Science Says You Should Do It Too | Inc.com

When Frank Blake announced his retirement three years ago as the CEO of Home Depot, employees flooded him with handwritten notes of appreciation.<p>"I got boxes and boxes of notes," Blake recalls. "They are my most important mementos from my time at Home Depot."<p>Those notes brought the spirit of …

Home Depot

The Next Billion-Dollar Startups 2017

Every year for the past three, Forbes has gone looking for 25 young U.S. companies with a strong shot at reaching a valuation of $1 billion or more. Last year’s list included hot companies like the crowdfunding site GoFundMe, online retailer Boxed and innovative home seller OpenDoor. This year, …

Startups

Amazon Says These Are the 100 Books Everyone Should Read

Hidden away in the books department on Amazon.com, shoppers can find a list of 100 great reads everyone should read in their lifetime, recommended by …

23 Books Mark Zuckerberg Thinks Everyone Should Read

The Facebook CEO's best picks and why he thinks everyone should read them.<p>Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has a single mission: to connect people around …

The 30 best men's fashion websites

Men's Fashion

9 incredible places in Colorado you’ve probably never heard of

COLORADO IS AN endless source of inspiration, full of places that have become legends both for the activities they make possible as well as their …

Hiking

Stop What You're Doing And Make This Banana Bread Ice Cream Cake Right Now

Your life will change FOREVER.<p>3 bananas<p>¼ cup butter, melted<p>1 egg<p>½ cup sugar<p>1 teaspoon vanilla<p>1 ½ cups flour<p>1 teaspoon baking soda<p>Pinch of salt<p>2 cups vanilla Ice cream, softened<p>2 cups chocolate ice cream, softened<p>1. Preheat the oven to 350°F (180°C).<p>2. In a bowl, mash the bananas with a fork.<p>3. Add …

Dessert

How to Create an Online Business in Your Spare Time

If your online business is important to you, make time for it.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneur Network partner Greg Rollett often hears that there simply isn't enough time in the day to build an online business while keeping a day job. However, there are …

The Best Men’s T-Shirts Guide You’ll Ever Read

The term ‘wardrobe staple’ is thrown around more times than a steak at a vegan party, but the humble T-shirt is one item to which it can truly be …

40 Simple Daily Rituals for Getting Ahead in Business and Life | Inc.com

The most successful people you know didn't get where they are by doing things like everyone else. One thing they likely have in common: Consistently doing the right things day in and out. Here's what dozens of high achieving executives say are their secrets to getting ahead in business and life.<p>1. …

Startups

The richest person at every age

In the words of F. Scott Fitzgerald, "They are different from you and me." Yet still, we yearn to find some commonality, perhaps to imagine whether it's possible to some day be like them — or dream of what we might do with all that money.<p>For instance, I was born in 1986, the same year as Lukas …

6 New Podcasts to Keep Your Brain Sharp | Inc.com

We all <i>love</i> to feel smarter. It's why we read career-boosting books, watch enlightening videos, and, if we're super hip and cool, pick up podcasts to listen to.<p>And we don't just do this for our own amusement (even if we enjoy nerding out to some random topic). Learning something new helps us have …

Podcasting

Shipping container pool sets up in minutes

It even comes with a window<p>We’ve seen shipping containers converted to urban farms, off-the-grid getaways, and even gorgeous modern prefabs. Especially in places where resources are scarce and containers are in abundance, shipping containers can be an eco-friendly alternative to traditional …

10 numbers you absolutely need to know to grow your personal finances: Dawn Ridler

<i>Before you can develop a pot of assets, you need to manage your finances so that you are making the most of your monthly income. The starting point</i> …

How to Improve Your Finance Skills (Even If You Hate Numbers)

If you’re not a numbers person, finance is daunting. But having a grasp of terms like EBITDA and net present value are important no matter where you sit on the org chart. How can you boost your financial acumen? How do you decide which concepts are most important to understand to your work and your …