Melissa Magris

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21 ways rich people think differently than the average person

That's what Napoleon Hill preached in his bestselling 1937 book "Think and Grow Rich," the culmination of his intensive study of more than 500 self-made millionaires.<p>Self-made millionaire Steve Siebold, who has interviewed 1,200 of the world's wealthiest people during the past three decades, …

These 5 Phrases Will Make You a Better Leader | Inc.com

Carpenters work with wood. Composers' medium is sound. Business leaders like you, however, work in words.<p>Think about it--whether it's persuading a prospective client, laying out your vision for your company, or motivating your staff, the primary tool at your disposal is language. Which means the …

Mindy Kaling's Guide to Killer Confidence

Mindy Kaling's secret? You have to earn that bulletproof feeling. In an excerpt from her new book, <i>Why Not Me?</i>, she explains.<p>One evening last year, I was onstage at a Q&A in Manhattan hosted by a magazine to discuss my life and career. This was one of those fancy events where ticket prices are high, …

8 Important Questions You Should Ask In Every Job Interview

Job interviews aren’t just about selling yourself and proving you’re the right person for the job, they’re also an important opportunity to get to …

A financial planner explains how to set up your money for the rest of your life, in 9 steps

Unless you develop a formal strategy — like a written plan — it can be tough to accomplish a financial goal of any type.<p>And let's face it, if you do accomplish your goal it's more likely luck has more to do with it than your financial savviness.<p>Let's go over some financial planning basics, that …

The 32 Best Health Podcasts on iTunes in 2017

Health podcasts are one of my favourite ways to deepen my understanding of the human experience.<p>That’s one of the main reasons I decided to set up my …

Self-improvement

Your LinkedIn Profile vs. Your Resume: What's the Difference?

<i>Why hasn't LinkedIn completely replaced the need for resumes?: originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and access insider knowledge. You can follow Quora on Twitter, Facebook, and Google+.</i><p><i>Answer by Gayle Laakmann</i> …

15 Productivity Hacks For Procrastinators

Productivity

10 Smart Things To Do Every Night

If you want to have a great tomorrow, do these ten things tonight. You can end your day by vegging out in front of the TV, staying up late, and …

25 Books That Will Teach You The Most Powerful Leadership Lessons Ever

You’ve heard the old saying right?<p>“All great leaders are readers.”<p>… Well, it’s true. And I’m reminded of it at least once a week, when I interview an …

Self-improvement

For the Introverts Out There: 10 Tips for Becoming a Better Networker | Inc.com

Networking doesn't come naturally to everyone, but unfortunately, in 2015 it has become almost a necessity if you want to succeed in the business world--especially if you're trying to break into the work force entirely. For most introverts (myself included), having to network can seem like pulling …

How to Have More Charisma Instantly | Inc.com

You might think of charisma as something a lucky few are born with, but according to a host of experts, being charming isn't a talent but a set of skills. While some folks are, of course, naturally gifted in this area, if you're not an inherently smooth operator you can teach yourself behaviors and …

How to save money at Whole Foods

The company has earned the nickname "whole paycheck" for its high prices.<p>But it doesn't have to be that way.<p>We picked up some tips from money-saving experts on how you can save.

How American parenting is killing the American marriage

Sometime between when we were children and when we had children of our own, parenthood became a religion in America. As with many religions, complete unthinking devotion is required from its practitioners. Nothing in life is allowed to be more important than our children, and we must never speak a …

Say the Right Thing: 8 Go-To Phrases to Raise Happy Kids

These go-to phrases are pretty much all you need to keep in your pocket to have a happy, independent kid.<p>I grew up hearing my mother say in Italian, "<i>Soltanto la tua madre ti dir? di mettere il rossetto in modo che tu possa essere pi? graziosa di lei</i>" -- which roughly translates into: "Only your …

Parenting