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Want to Become a Multimillionaire? Do These 14 Things Immediately | Inc.com

"The greatest reward in becoming a millionaire is not the amount of money that you earn. It is the kind of person that you have to become to become a millionaire."  -- <i>Jim Rohn</i><p>Most people wish their circumstances would magically change for them. They don't have the desire to become better …

Self-improvement

These are the top 5 books you must read to be successful

I post about a lot of books. Most people don’t have the time to read them all, so here are a few of my must-reads.<p><b>1.</b> <i>Influence</i><p>What is it?<p>Most consider …

3 Ways Millionaires Think Differently Than You

Changing your mindset changes everything else.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What would you say is the most powerful thing in the world? And what would you say if I told you that you already possess it? You were born with it. It was given to you freely, yet you often …

10 ways smart 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 …

Emotional Intelligence

12 Time-Efficient and Effective Exercises You're Not Doing

What are the most important things you need in a workout? The two that will give you the most bang for your buck are time-efficient, effective …

Workouts

5 Ways to Banish Fear and Doubt

Successful disruptors follow one simple rule: To win in business and in life, you must act faster than you doubt.<p>If you want to do something, you must do faster than you doubt. Like a boxing match, in the ring on the left corner you have "do"--that's the belief that tomorrow can be better than …

How 2 Entrepreneurs Saw Amazing Success in Just 2 Months

I recently connected with the founders of WUDN, Chad Keller and Phil Laboon, and it was obvious that we all shared that energy for entrepreneurship.<p>You've probably already heard that 90 percent of startups fail. Fortunately for a lot of entrepreneurs I know, that high risk of failure is more …

The simple strategy one man used to save enough money to retire at 30

In 2005, Peter Adeney — better known as Mr. Money Mustache— retired at 30 years old.<p>Leading up to retirement, Adeney and his wife, Simi, both software engineers, stashed two-thirds of their combined $134,000 take-home pay in savings. After just 10 years in the workforce, the couple had accrued …

A physics genius reveals the smartest way to inspire a child's love of math and science

Theoretical physicist and one of the world's leading string field theorists, Brian Greene came by to discuss how to get kids fired up over science.<p>Greene is the co-founder of the World Science Festival, which has a new initiative called "City of Science" which is a 5-event series. The third event …

How to build a roof for a 12x16 shed | HowToSpecialist - How to Build, Step by Step DIY Plans

This step by step diy article is about <b>how to build a roof for a 12×16 shed</b>. After building the base of the shed and fitting the wall frames, you need …

Woodworking

Want to become a great manager? Then stop being a manager

We all are managers in our own sense. I mean, we all manage our life. No matter a student or a football player, we all have to strike the right …

5 Tips to Get Rid of Mental Clutter and Negative Self Talk

Eighty-five percent of our worries never come true.<p>I'm a worrier.<p>It's inherited. Or more likely, it's ingrained.<p>My grandfather worried. My mother worried. I worry.<p>About really dumb things. I'm talking about things that no one else worries about.<p>For example, growing up there was a rule in the house: …

A ‘Memory Hacker’ Explains How to Plant False Memories in People’s Minds

Scientist Julia Shaw explains false police confessions (and reports of alien abductions).<p>We tend to think of memories as perfect little time capsules—important records of past events that matter to us and made us who we are, as unchangeable as a dragonfly stuck in amber. Well, they're anything but. …

How to Calculate How Much Protein You Need

It's important that we eat enough protein each day to cover our body's needs. There are two ways of calculating a person's protein requirements. The …

Nutrition

Create Pathways for Happiness in Your Brain

The act of complaining is like allowing negativity to do pushups in your brain.<p>There are people who, if they won a $56 million lottery, would only complain about how much they'd have to pay in taxes. You know the type. The steely lady with the down turned mouth, nose in the air, who doles out …

26 Foods with Superpowers

One of the <strong><a href="http://www.theactivetimes.com/fitness/your-first-time/5-secrets-longevity">secrets to longevity</a></strong> is …

Virtual Dating

Do you find yourself often feel overwhelmed? Does it seem that there’s not enough hours to accomplish what you need to get done? Do you sometimes …

5 Simple Habits That Will Make You a More Positive Person | Inc.com

Are optimists born or made?<p>We tend to think of those who see the sunnier side of life as having been blessed with a positive disposition. And it's true that some significant portion of our happiness is probably determined by our pre-set tendency towards melancholy or cheer. But according to …

Happiness

KPI Dashboard Tools and Free Templates

Welcome to Excel Dashboard School! <b>Check our blog!</b> <b></b>Thanks for your interest in our <b>free excel dashboard templates</b>. Join our <b>gauge chart tutorial</b>! Turn …

Analytics

5 Battle-Tested Dale Carnegie Quotes That All Entrepreneurs Need to Remember | Inc.com

Dale Carnegie's business philosophies have always had a seat at our family's dinner table and my two sisters and I were required to read the famous book <i>How to Win Friends and Influence People</i> (thanks, dad). Selling over 30 million copies, it has certainly withstood the test of time. As I have …

Entrepreneurship

Former GE CEO Jack Welch says leaders have 5 basic traits — and only 2 can be taught

For some people, the question of whether leaders are born or made is truly intellectual — fodder for a good classroom or dinner party debate.<p>But for people in front-line positions to hire, promote, and fire, the question, "Who has the right stuff to lead?" definitely has more urgency.<p>Getting the …

Apple Introduces Apple Music Student Membership Option With 50% Discount at $4.99 per Month

Apple will today introduce an Apple Music student plan that discounts the streaming service by 50 percent for those who are enrolled in an eligible college or university (via <i>TechCrunch</i>).<p>The new plan means any academic student in the United States can now pick up an individual Apple Music membership …

Apple

A big change could be about to come to the housing market

The potential ramifications of the policy move are far-reaching and span various American industries, from automakers to homebuilders to investment banks.<p>But those impacts may be disparate.<p>Typically, rising interest rates make for a more difficult borrowing environment. That has the potential to …

A serial startup employee explains 4 key steps to building a $1 million business in under 48 hours

We were both in hoodies and had a shared penchant for the F-bomb and burritos, all of which led to a caffeine-infused mind meld.<p>It would be the first of many.<p>The matchmaker then introducing us was the prophetic and profane Dave McClure, general partner of 500 Start-ups, which is now headquartered …

7 mental shifts that helped me become a millionaire by 22

In the last 12 months, I've generated a million dollars in commissions in one of the most competitive industries on the planet, where my average competitor is at least double my age with 10 times the tenure in the business.<p>I have a master's degree from a prestigious university, which I received …

5 body-language moves that will make people trust you

Even when the chat isn't in person, how you hold yourself impacts how you connect with others and whether you present the best version of yourself.<p>So, when the talk is important, use these strategies to show you're strong, capable and ready for anything,<p>Your eyes betray your focus. So, if you're …

17 bizarre productivity hacks from the world's greatest achievers

<b>Beethoven</b> started each day with a cup of coffee — and what coffee! He insisted on 60 beans per cup. Some of us try to be good by limiting our intake to under two cups a day — Beethoven seemed to know the exact caffeine amount for his top performance.<p><b>Benjamin Franklin</b> took an air bath each morning. …

7 lessons you can learn from kids that will make you a more successful adult

But there are certain times when it's OK — even wise — to act like a child. Kids often know better than grown-ups how to learn quickly and form meaningful relationships.<p>To learn how to embrace our inner child, we checked out the Quora thread, "What can adults learn from children?" and highlighted …

7 lies you tell yourself that could impact your success

Some of the lies are harmless, but others hold us back. Those lies manifest themselves in little habits and patterns for problem solving and getting work accomplished that only seem to be effective.<p>Give yourself a chance to rethink the things you 'know to be true' to help you move forward in a more …

Entrepreneurship

17 quotes that take you inside the mind of billionaire investor Mark Cuban

He sold his first company, MicroSolutions, for $6 million. He did even better with his next company, Broadcast.com, which he sold to Yahoo for almost $6 billion.<p>Almost immediately after, Cuban sold all of his Yahoo stock, netting $2 billion in cash for himself. Weeks later, the market crashed.<p>Since …