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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

Top 10 Best Packable, Ultralight Tents for Backpacking 2018

Finding the right tent for your back country treks is no easy task. If you’re a serious backpacker then your backpack is almost always a …

Best STEM toys that will excite and educate kids of every age

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff that we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>UBTECH<p>Not unsurprisingly, many parents want the best for their kids — and since science, technology, engineering, and math don’t seem …

11 Exercises That Will Strengthen Your Attention and Concentration | The Art of Manliness

In this series on mastering your attention, we have emphasized the fact that attention is not just the ability to focus on a single task without …

HOW TO KICKFLIP FOR BEGINNERS - Braille Skateboarding

Skateboarding videos<p>HOW TO KICKFLIP FOR BEGINNERSToday Aaron Kyro gives tips for beginner skaters who may be trying the kickflip and walks you …

Social Media

Want to Raise Mentally Strong Kids? Do These 3 Things (Most Parents Don't Do Any of Them)

All kids have the ability to develop mental muscle. We just need to teach them how.<p>Challenges, hardship, and setbacks are inevitable. Teaching kids to build mental muscle helps them become resilient. It's also the key to helping them reach their greatest potential in life.<p>But, it's easy to get so …

Self-help

Why China's New Ethereum "NEO" is the Next Big Thing | Investopedia

Since Bitcoin burst onto the scene, it has garnered immense support from investors who see the downsides of fiat currency. Many are simply chasing …

Opinion: 4 blockchain companies that could change everything from accounting to money transfers

The first generation of the digital revolution brought us the Internet of information. The second generation — powered by blockchain technology — is …

Blockchain

A 'ruthless' 26-year-old investor is raising $200 million to bet against the stock market

In an interview with Bloomberg's Simone Foxman, Quadir said she has "seen the tail end of a bull market," and isn't phased. She plans to watch for frauds or accounting vulnerabilities that could make a stock tank more than 60%, and bet against it.<p>Short sellers have had few opportunities for success …

Why Most Traders Can Make $1,000 but Not $100,000

How to Make More Profit More Consistently<p>Updated November 16, 2017<p>A group of new day traders was told that many of them would make $1,000, or even …

Cryptocurrency's Netscape Moment

Just as Netscape's IPO marked the real kick off for the Internet era, 2017 will be the starting gun for broad involvement of venture, hedge funds, …

This Group Could Be Worth $24 Trillion by 2020 -- Here's How to Invest in Them

This generation of young adults represents a massive investing opportunity in the coming decades.<p>The millennial generation, the demographic group …

Dr. Octagon Interview

In 1996, the hip-hop landscape experienced a monumental shift in sound when 
Dr. Octagon released its seminal album, <i>Dr. Octagonecologyst</i>. Crafted by …

The 27 Most Important Finance Books Ever Written

27 classic works that every Wall Streeter should read.<p>“In my whole life, I have known no wise people (over a broad subject matter area) who didn’t …

Investing

The Ultimate Guide to a Roth IRA for Kids

We all know that saving for retirement is important.<p>It is also something that is hard to do, especially the more kids you have and the more …

Retirement

The ultimate Costa Rica family guide!

17th March 2017 by James • 10 min read<p>The Ultimate Costa Rica Family Guide<p><i>If you’re looking for a summer holiday that’s meaningful to you and your</i> …

Costa Rica Family Guide: Where To Go!

Guest post by: Andrea Fellman, <b>Wanderlust Living</b><p>Las Catalinas Playa Photo Credit: Andrea Fellman, Wanderlust Living<p><b>Where to go in Costa Rica with …

Central America

Top 10 Most Amazing Beaches in Costa Rica

There are a lot of reasons for going to beaches. If your goal is to surf and ride the huge waves, check out Playa Conchal in Costa Rica. It is one of …

Central America

How Not to Hate Your Husband This Weekend

<i>The following is adapted from "How Not to Hate Your Husband After Kids"</i><i>(Little, Brown and Co., March 2017).</i><p>Tom and I sometimes exchange wry looks when we see child-free couples on the street. With their yoga mats tucked under their arms, they good-naturedly bicker about where they will go to brunch …

The most successful people I know all ask the same 4-word question

Lining this stretch of asphalt outside Menlo Park are a who's who of elite venture capital firms. Nearly every top Silicon Valley company has started here.<p>So I was understandably a little intimidated back in 2009, on one of my first fundraising trips for Hootsuite.<p>Would investors give me the time …

Bill Gates, Warren Buffett And Oprah All Use The 5-Hour Rule

<b>Top business leaders often spend five hours per week doing deliberate learning.</b><p><b>Article featured: Inc., Time, Observer, Business.com, Life Hacker, &</b> …

There Is No Explaining Vince Staples

We had some sushi in the studio with the prolific 23-year-old rapper as he told us about his upcoming new album, 'Big Fish Theory.'<p><b>This story appeared in the March issue of VICE magazine. Click HERE to subscribe.</b><i>Photos by Sandy Kim</i><p>Vince Staples couldn't help but riff a little. Even though he was …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Want to Raise Brave Girls? This TED Talk Says Encourage More of This

Why gutsy girls who take risks grow up to be brave women.<p>As a father of two daughters myself, I get it. It's hard to not want to protect them at every twist and turn of life. But often, when we're protecting them, we're actually holding them back from being truly remarkable.<p>So what should we …

TED Talks

Here Are 7 Apps That You Can Use to Start a Side Hustle

7 Apps You Can Use to Start a Side Hustle<p>Updated June 20, 2018<p>Want to earn a little extra money on the side, without compromising your current …

Personal Finance

10 Things Parents Who Want to Raise Successful Kids Say Every Day

No matter what they hope to achieve, here are powerful ways to instill a real foundation for success.<p>We all want our kids to be happy and fulfilled. We all want our kids to be successful, in whatever pursuit they choose.<p>But while the destination may be different, the actual path to success is very …

Self-improvement

11 Apps For Kids That Don't Count As Screen Time

Thinking back to my first pregnancy, I remember soaking up as much information on babies and childcare as humanly possible. There was a strong desire …

Kids

96% of people fail when they try to better themselves — here are 3 ways to make sure you don't

The data from those polls was pretty shocking — 96% of their personal development efforts completely failed.<p>There's a joke that goes, "I'm opening a gym called Resolutions. It will have exercise equipment in it for the first two weeks and then it turns into a bar for the remainder of the year."<p>It's …

The Hidden Fees in Your 401(k) and What to Do About Them

Do you have any idea what fees you're paying as part of your 401(k) benefit? Here's how to find out and what you can do to minimize them.<p>Did you know that today is National 401(k) Day? The thinking behind this being that you started this week with Labor Day and ended the week thinking about your …

Retirement

Costa Rica Travel Guide

Costa Rica Summary<p>Pros<p>Beautiful rainforests and active volcanoes<br>• Dozens of national parks with a rich diversity of flora and fauna<br>• Long sandy …

My career has suffered because I'm paying the 'fatherhood penalty'. It's time employers stopped discriminating against dads

Within a few months of becoming a first-time father, trying to balance the new demands of a needy baby, sleepless nights and a job that currently …