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10 Habits That Help You Learn Twice as Fast

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The world is in constant change due to advances in technology, science, and innovation. What was considered “hot” a year ago may no longer be relevant today. Just look at all the new social media platforms that have sprouted since …

Learning

Bullet Journaling Is the New Organizational Method That Will Change Your Life

If you haven't heard of bullet journaling yet, prepare to see it everywhere — it's going to be the next KonMari of organizational methods. A large community of people are obsessed with bullet journaling because it's customizable for every person; you can alter it to fit your needs.<p>Designer Ryder …

24 Pretty Bullet Journals to Inspire Your Own Design

If you're like me, as soon as you heard about bullet journaling, you got extremely excited to start your own. The new organizational method has been taking over the internet and people have been sharing their own versions on Instagram. Whether you want your journal to be simple and minimal or …

These Instagrammers’ Bullet Journals are organizational masterpieces

I’ve struggled with staying organized for as long as I have been accountable to others. In college, I used a very specific Moleskine planner that combined calendar pages with note-taking space. In the working world, I switched to a digital calendar, but no combination of systems, apps, or programs …

Doodling

10 books that’ll help you achieve more success in life

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>If you're looking for that edge, that secret to success, the answers might already be available to you.<p>While you may think these tips …

Success

How To Use The Internet For Rapid Personal Growth

How To Use The Internet As An Enriched Environment For Rapid Personal Growth<p>Saleem Rana<p>Read full profile<p>Personal growth happens faster in the right …

WTF Is A Bullet Journal And Why Should You Start One? An Explainer

I'm low-key obsessed.<p>In late December, one of my favorite bloggers mentioned she was thinking of starting something called a "bullet journal." As someone who used to be a pretty prolific journaler but who has since gotten out of the habit, I was super intrigued. I followed her link to learn more …

Infallible Framework for Habit Development | Part 2: Identity Habits

I developed dozens of daily habits without a fail using this framework.<p>This is part 2 of 4 about a concept that is not widely discussed. I consider …

Why I Eat the Same Meals and use Evernote for Everything

Spring is a good time to embrace minimalism. Though really, any time is a good time.<p>Because when we do not actively clear life of clutter, we can …

4 study skills that will help you succeed in your career

If you’re like most college students, much of your time outside of class is spent studying. Studying is an important part of college, one that goes beyond just helping to get you good grades. It’s a part of your academic routine that—whether you realize it or not — prepares you for a career as well.<p>…

10 books that will change the way you live your life

Whether the focus is getting out of bed as soon as the alarm goes off, getting a creative project off the ground, kicking procrastination forever, or figuring out — hallelujah! — what to do for a career, we're all works in progress.<p>But finding the path that'll get us there is a torturous, tender, …

Books

Solartab portable solar charger and battery is the perfect tablet companion (review)

<b>If you're looking for a convenient way to charge mobile devices on the go, this handy notebook-sized charger and battery pack is a great choice.</b><p>After …

Secret #1: They focus on minutes, not hours.

Average performers default to hours and half-hour blocks on their calendar. Highly successful people know there are 1,440 minutes in every day and there is nothing more valuable than time. Money can be lost and made again, but time spent can never be reclaimed. As legendary Olympic gymnast Shannon …

How to Turn Your Body Into a Fat Burning Machine

Wouldn't you like to turn your body into the ultimate fat burning machine? Imagine being able to burn fat so efficiently that you could afford to eat …

20 free tools for entrepreneurs

Starting a business is hard when you don’t have the right tools. There are plenty of free tools in the market that promise to make your life easy. …

6 Easy-to-Acquire Habits That Will Help You Build Wealth

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>"We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit,"</i> Aristotle said. And that's good advice. Yet some habits are hard to start or stop. Like, smoking, for one. Or . . . complaining about your boss.<p>Other habits, …

Self-improvement

Want to be more productive? Don’t go paperless.

Brick-and-mortar bookstores are closing their doors. Libraries lend out e-books. Receipts are emailed or texted. Bank statements are sent …

Productivity

Break your bad habits with these clever gadgets and apps

Do people change?<p>It’s a question usually reserved for those moments we contemplate reuniting with an ex or going back to work with a former boss. But …

Earbuds

Taylor Swift and Gigi Hadid singing along to "Hopelessly Devoted To You" is endlessly wonderful

ICYMI, <i>Grease: Live</i> premiered last night, and it was all kinds of fantastic. Of course, we weren’t all that surprised, because if you take one of our …

Watch Taylor Swift and Gigi Hadid Sing Along to Grease: Live

They were hopelessly devoted to the comfort of their couch.<p>Now that Taylor Swift has more free time to herself, she's able to do "normal" things like curl up next to a friend and watch some good-quality television, like last night's live production of <i>Grease: Live</i> on FOX. The mini viewing party was …

4 great deals for starting your own business

The idea of starting your own business is a daunting prospect, with considerable risk. The potential rewards are great for budding startups, as you might be the next big success story, but the potential for loss is also massive. You can stack the deck in your favor by fully preparing yourself for …

This Google Employee Has A Brilliant Time Management Strategy

Create and protect your Make Time, people.<p>I recently wrote an email to our team that posed a simple challenge in time management. The response I got was unexpected, and I was urged to share it with more people—so here we are. Some of my fellow Googlers went so far as to make a video for those of us …

Time Management

5 Ways to Get Organized for the Year Ahead

It seems amazing, doesn’t it? Here we are right at the beginning of the year!<p>Somehow we managed to frantically finish our holiday shopping while at …

9 Online Resources To Learn Web Design

<b>Learn Web Design With These 9 Online Sources</b><p>Web design is an excellent skill to know in the digital age. More companies than ever realize they are …

Watch The Inspiring Movie ‘CODEGIRL’ For Free On YouTube Until November 5th

Alphabet, which backs diversity in all facets of technology, is helping to shed light on a specific project…a film called “CODEGIRL“. It comes via filmmaker Lesley Chilcott, who you might be familiar with from her work on “An Inconvenient Truth” and “Waiting for Superman.”<p>As an extension of …