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Richard Branson Says You Should Do 3 Things to Achieve More Happiness in 2018

In the book "Dear Stranger," billionaire Richard Branson offers up a personal and heartfelt letter on the subject of achieving happiness.<p>Every year, it is estimated that one in four people struggle with a mental health problem. In fact, according to <i>Psychology Today</i>, an estimated 15 million …

Happiness

AOL's CEO shares his 3 secrets to being a boss who's both effective and well-liked

AOL CEO Tim Armstrong has successfully toed that line as he has led companies like AOL and Google.<p>He said the advice he got when he was younger, and now shares with his own children, focuses on three points:<p>be authentic and honest<br>• be direct<br>• have mentors<p>Armstrong shared his advice for building a …

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10 Bizarre Things Singaporeans Do That The Rest Of The World Won't Understand

Foreigner FAQs From day-to-day behaviour to cultural quirks, some things which seem strange to others just seem so normal to us. Like calling …

10 Harsh Lessons That Will Make You More Successful

Everyone fails in life, and failure can be a crushing experience. The only thing that separates successful people from the rest is how they respond after they fail.<p>When facing obstacles, you have to decide if you're going to let them be the excuse for your failure or if you're going to make them …

Live A Happy & Successful Life You've Always Imagined With These 4 Simple Steps

Happiness and success are both subjective. There is no doubt about that. Despite having vastly different standards, few would be bold enough to call …

Your Business Didn’t Fail – You Did

If you ask 10 CEOs why businesses fail, you’ll probably get 10 different answers. Funny thing is, there’s only one root cause and it’s ridiculously …

4 Ways Successful People Learn More

Successful people never stop learning.<p>Most people are inherently inquisitive. I spend a lot of time talking with our team about the value of curiosity. But over time, we can become set in our ways. Sometimes it seems easier to shrug off a new concept or task that appears difficult than to invest …

Self-improvement

How Successful People Stay Calm

The ability to manage your emotions and remain calm under pressure has a direct link to your performance. TalentSmart has conducted research with …

How To Avoid The Pitfalls Of Becoming A 'Wantrepreneur'

<i>By Engelo Rumora</i><p>Entrepreneurship used to be great. It used to be something that select people could pull off, but today, that's different. Over the years, entrepreneurs have achieved some kind of "rock star" status, attracting "wantrepreneurs" by the truckload.<p>These are the people that just seem to …

What the Most Resilient People Have in Common

When the going gets tough, the tough stay connected, positive, and resilient.<p>The truth is that life can be tough, business can be hard-hitting and success comes with challenges. What separates those who can hold their own and keep going in times of adversity is a cluster of habits that center on …

Self-help

10 Reasons You're Stuck In A Life You Don't Want To Be Living

Everyone says they want to live a great life, have healthy relationships and look and feel their best, but how many are willing to put in the work day-after-day? If you look around your life and listen to all of the whining you'll soon find that most people are situated comfortably in their …

50 things you should be doing without thinking if you want to be an entrepreneur

Instead, the best lessons come from experience, and only by adopting beneficial habits on a daily basis can you gradually attain the excellent leadership, decision-making, and adaptability necessary to assure your success as a startup founder.<p>Those lessons? To get you started, here are 50 of the …

10 Personal Skills That Set the Very Best Leaders Apart

Leadership skills that worked in the past won't carry you into the future.<p>Do you have the personal qualities you need to be an effective leader in the coming decades? Even if you've been successful so far, the answer may be no. The aggressive personality and hard-driving skill set that got so many …

Leadership

The CEO of Red Hat shares 5 simple tips to build a successful career

Everyone wants to build a successful career: To get promoted, to gain new responsibility and authority, to earn a higher salary...<p>(Well, maybe not everyone, but you get the point.)<p>Even though I held a number of responsible positions, I also made a number of missteps (one of my nicknames was CLMJ, …

25 of the weirdest houses from around the world

Some dwellings are more unique than others. From domes to caves, treehouses to igloos, people across the globe live in unconventional houses.<p>Here are some of the strangest.<p><i>(An earlier version of this story was written by Christian Storm. Captions by Business Insider</i> and Reuters.)

Bulgari Magsonic Sonnerie Tourbillon watch

Bulgari Magsonic Sonnerie Tourbillon. When Bulgari incorporated the Gerald Genta brand under its own name, one of the more complicated models was this vividly designed, ultra-complicated timepiece that combined a tourbillon-style regulation system with an array of chiming functions. The movement …

Strokes of genius: Here’s How the Most Creative People Get Their Ideas

Keith Sawyer tells an interesting story about breakthrough ideas in his book, Zig Zag: The Surprising Path to Greater Creativity.<p>Researcher Vera …

Creativity

How to pick the perfect pair of shoes for every color suit

There's no special trick to matching shoes and suits. The colors either go together or they don't — there is no middle ground.<p>Luckily, it's not very …

6 Obstacles Keeping You From Pursuing Your Passion (and How to Overcome Them)

You have something to say — a story to tell, emotions to stir, imaginations to captivate. But there are obstacles that stand in the way of your …

Motivation

Mark Cuban: 19 Inspiring Power Quotes for Success

Mark Cuban is one of today's most inspiring and successful entrepreneurs. Learn from his powerful words.<p>While many people know Mark Cuban from his role as a "shark" investor on the popular TV show <i>Shark Tank</i>, Mark is a fabulously successful entrepreneur and investor who owns the Dallas Mavericks …

Entrepreneurship

13 Things You Think Your Startup Needs But It Really Doesn’t

You can leave these nonessentials off your startup shopping list.<p>There’s no such thing as one right way to do a startup. You just have to do it–to work as hard and smart as you can to take your company from concept to reality.<p>It’s not easy, but it is possible. In order to make that startup a …

Startups

How Speaking Skills Turned A Common Man Into An Uncommon Success

Darren Hardy’s parents divorced when he was 18 months old. His mother didn’t want him, so he lived with his dad who he compares to the drill sergeant in Stanley Kubrick’s <i>Full Metal Jacket</i>. Hardy openly shares his background with his audiences because his personal story reinforces the theme that …

10 Things To Never EVER Do Before You Start A Renovation

A pro contractor and kitchen designer weigh in on what you should absolutely NOT do before starting the remodeling process<p>"There's no such thing," says Stephen Fanuka, a high-end contractor who's worked alongside designers from Jacques Grange to Thom Filicia. "Painting and tiling and brickwork …

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5 Ways An Overly Optimistic Outlook Can Hold You Back From Success

Optimism provides a multitude of benefits across many facets of life. Researchers have linked looking on the bright side to everything from improved pain tolerance to increased longevity. There’s no denying the incredible power that an optimistic outlook can have on your health, relationships, and …

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To Ski Or Not To Ski?

For many folks, a winter holiday simply isn't complete without a trip to the slopes. But waking up at dawn to catch the first lift, frozen hands and numb toes aren't everyone's cup of tea.<p>That's why hotel search trivago.com has found 8 resorts that offer those much-loved snow-covered slopes as well …