Jerry Whitney

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How to Accomplish More in 4 Days Than Most People Do in 4 Weeks

Practice and self-control are key.<p>8 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We all know that it takes hard work to achieve our goals. And in the world of business and entrepreneurship, we often hear how we must be willing to sacrifice weeks, months, even years of …

Time Management

Things Every Man Must Only Do In Moderation

Nobody likes being told to ‘pull up’ when it comes to their favourite things in life, however a little moderation is never a bad thing. It can help …

Moths

Personal finance is simple, don't make it complicated

"Is your TV not working?" she asked. "The TV is fine. But I haven't had a cable connection for more than a year now," I replied. "But why?""There was …

Personal Finance

Rich Dad's CashFlow Quadrant

• <b>Author:</b> Robert T. Kiyosaki<p>Rich Dad’s CASHFLOW Quadrant is a guide to financial freedom. It’s the second book in the Rich Dad Series and reveals how some people work less, earn more, pay less in taxes, and learn to become financially free.<p>CASHFLOW Quadrant was written for those who are ready to move …

Budgeting Doesn’t Work, So Try This Instead

An expert guide on how not to overspend this summer.<p>Congratulations! If you’re reading this article it means you’re (very likely) a real life adult …

Personal Finance

Want Your Own Chatbot? Don't Move Forward Without Taking These 3 Steps

The buzz died down, but chatbots are still an amazing tool.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>For years, tech enthusiasts, innovators and entrepreneurs have painted a bright future for chatbot technology. But the road to mass adoption hasn't been without its …

Chatbots

How This Teacher Left The Classroom And Built A 7-Figure Coaching Business

How many times do you think the average person changes roles during a lifetime?<p>According to a study about baby boomers and their careers conducted by the National Longitudinal Survey of Youth 1979, they found that young baby boomers held an average of 11.7 jobs from ages 18 to 48.<p>Even today, …

Entrepreneurship

9 Daily Rituals to Boost Your Performance at Work (Infographic)

In a rut? These daily rituals can help lift you up.<p>2 min read<p>Some rituals might seem like nonsense, but it turns out, they can be helpful when it comes to productivity and job performance. Studies have shown that rituals can help us take on tough challenges at work, boost productivity and even …

Productivity

Financial planning: 11 habits to start in your 20s if you want to be a millionaire

If you want to build wealth, a good place to start is with your habits. The sooner you establish smart ones, the better your chances of reaching seven figures.<p>Here are 10 habits that have worked for ordinary people as they worked to achieve goals like financial freedom or early …

Personal Finance

The 24 Rules for Success Left Behind by a Legendary Wall Street Banker

14. "Have some fun—but not all the time!"<p>Richard Jenrette, who co-founded the investment bank Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette in 1959, spent four …

Wall Street

Do You Use These 10 Products? If So, You're Wealthy

Nothing says you're living large like...soy sauce?<p>Some tastes are acquired. Apparently those include Kikkoman soy sauce and Ziploc bags.<p>Those are …

Top 10

IRS Unlocks The 'Door' For High-Income Savers

For years, there’s been a debate raging in the financial planning community surrounding something that’s colloquially become known as “The Back-Door Roth IRA.” Some practitioners (including myself) have been advocates of the planning strategy, which involves a two-step process that effectively …

Retirement

You make or break your life between 5-7 a.m.

While serving a humanitarian and ecclesiastical mission at the age of 20, I learned potentially the most important lesson of my life. How you spend …

Motivation

Are Timeshares Worth It? Here's Everything You Need to Know

Picture this: You're in a conference room with several other people with the understanding that if you sit through a 90-minute presentation, you'll …

Real Estate

4 Things I Learned From Pivoting My Entire Business Toward Marketing ICOs

An Entrepreneur contributor talks about risk and reward, which don't always come as a pair.<p>7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>At the beginning of 2017, after briefly hopping on the roller coaster ride of cryptocurrency and initial coin offering (ICO) investments, …

Business Strategy

Get your gig: Here are the 9 best sites to visit for freelance or contract work

<b>Question:</b> Hi Steve. Everyone says the economy is so great and that this is the era of the “gig economy.” Well, if that’s the case, where are all the gigs? I left my comfortable (but boring) job a year ago and have yet to fill my dance card with paying clients. – Jessica<p><b>Answer:</b> Let me share a little …

Small Business

How one retired Millennial made more than $60,000 in passive income last year

You can take the woman out of work, but you can’t take the work out of the woman. At least, that’s the case for J.P. Livingston, who retired at age …

Retirement

5 simple ways to cut corners so you can retire young

Saving money for retirement doesn't need to be hard. Learn these 5 simple ways to cut corners so that you can retire young.<p>The idea of retiring young …

Personal Finance

FINANCIAL PLANNING: Buy first house now, go slow on the next

Possessing a home is a dream for everyone. Purchasing a house is always considered an achievement and a step towards fiscal success. But it is not …

Housing

13 Bedroom Upgrades That Will Give You The Best Sleep Of Your Life

Time to catch those Zzzs 😴<p>You want your bedroom to be the coziest room in your home — after all, it's where you go to rest and recharge so you can take on the day. But little things, like light pollution from outside, background noises, and even the colors you use to decorate with or how cluttered …

Cut Flowers

How I Raised Myself From Failure to Success in Selling

• <b>Author:</b> Frank Bettger<p>A business classic endorsed by Dale Carnegie, <i>How I Raised Myself from Failure to Success in Selling</i> is for anyone whose job it is to sell. Whether you are selling houses or mutual funds, advertisements or ideas—or anything else—this book is for you.<p>When Frank Bettger was …

I Tried CBD Juul Pods and They Were Actually Pretty Great

I was skeptical about the benefits of CBD, but the pods actually seemed to help my anxiety.<p>Just a few years ago, "It's like marijuana but it doesn't get you high" wouldn't have seemed like much of a sales pitch, but these days Cannabidinol, a.k.a. CBD, is everywhere. The PR emails I get these days …

Cannabis

The 5 numbers you need to know if you want to build wealth

We tend to remember numbers that are important to us.<p>Everyone knows how much they weigh. If you were so forward as to ask, the person might say that they don't know or don't remember, but they know. We remember numbers that are important to us.<p>Ask someone for their credit score and unless they just …

Personal Finance

Compound Interest and Compounding Growth: A Comprehensive Guide

The miracle of compounding can turn a mere $1,000 into millions of dollars -- or it can just strengthen your savings account via compound …

Investing

An unauthorized copy of an investing bible that Wall Streeters pay thousands of dollars for was up for grabs on Kindle for $9.99

One of the most prized books on Wall Street, which usually costs thousands of dollars, was briefly available to the masses for a fraction of the price.<p>An Amazon Kindle copy of "Margin of Safety," written by the billionaire value investor and hedge fund manager Seth Klarman, sold for a few days for …

thousandsofdollars

How to become a developer: A cheat sheet

If you are interested in pursuing a career in development and don't know where to start, here's your go-to guide to salaries, skills, and the best …

Employment

This 10-minute routine will increase your memory and creativity

Memory and imagination are inextricably connected. In fact, your memory is imagined. It’s not concrete nor objective fact. But rather, your memory is …

Creativity

Want to Become Wealthy? Do This One Thing

Becoming an expert in this one area isn't nearly as complicated as you might think.<p>Throughout my career in the financial world, I've become …

Personal Finance

To Get Your Portfolio Back On Track Do This First

Successful executives in many businesses know that the secret to getting the most out of people is first finding great people and then holding them accountable for their results. The investment business is no different. To get your portfolio back on track, the first step is to figure out if you …

Investing

The 3 worst ways to make money online from real people who've tried them

The idea of making money online without having to leave your couch is appealing. But while the internet is a great place to do business, it's teeming with "opportunities" that aren't worth your while. In extreme cases, they can take more than they give.<p>I asked three people to share their worst …

Personal Finance