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17 Essential Skills You Must Have to Succeed

To accomplish anything requires a certain skill set--and some of those skills apply to any endeavor. Here are 17 basic skills you should have if you want to be successful.<p>Knowing how to do things, being self-reliant and confident, are key to a productive, effective, and successful life.<p>But to get …

Self-improvement

10 Habits Of Highly Effective Leaders [Infographic]

Here are the habits of the most highly effective leaders. If you can build these habits into your life, you’ll become a leader that employees love …

9 Communication Habits That All Successful Leaders Have

At the heart of successful leadership and great business is great communication.<p><b>Editor's note:</b> <i>"The First 90 Days" is a series about how to make 2016 a year of breakout growth for your business. Let us know how you're making the first 90 days count by joining the conversation on social media with</i> …

Self-improvement

15 Surprising Things Productive People Do Differently

I recently interviewed over 200 ultra-productive people including seven billionaires, 13 Olympians, 20 straight-A students and over 200 successful entrepreneurs. I asked a simple, open-ended question, “What is your number one secret to productivity?” After analyzing all of their responses, I coded …

Time Management

23 Body Language Tricks That Make You Instantly Likeable

You send people signals all day, without paying attention to them. The way you move your eyes, the way you shake a hand and so on. There are things …

Self-help

Who Was the Most Destructive Jewish "Messiah"? It Wasn't Jesus

<i>Moses Maimonides</i> by Wzwz--commons.wikimedia.org<p>(Maimonides Set Requirements For Fulfilling Messianic Prophesy)<p>Ask Jewish people why they reject Jesus, and most will say it's because he falsely declared himself to be the Messiah. In maintaining this stance they are following the view of …

Tired of the 9 to 5? This is how to start a business for free

<b>(CNN) —</b> You might think that the hardest part about starting your own business is figuring out what new service or product to offer to the world.<p>But after spending months, or even years, meticulously fine-tuning your unique selling point -- the heavy lifting starts. Building a business takes an …

Small Business

5 Sacrifices Every Entrepreneur Must Make to Be Successful

Entrepreneurship gives you the opportunity to make a mark on the world and improve people's lives, but there is a price to pay.<p>Entrepreneurship gives you the opportunity to make a mark on the world and improve people’s lives. It gives you the opportunity to have financial freedom and, more …

Entrepreneurship

Norway’s icy marvel of engineering

Route E69, Norway, highway (Credit: Credit: Mike MacEacheran)<p>Norway’s icy marvel of engineering<p>Especially in winter, this far northern road inspires so many

Norway

11 easy ways to boost your willpower and concentration

Fortunately, there are dozens of ways to filter out distractions and improve your ability to concentrate for extended periods of time. To find out what some of these strategies are, we sifted through the Quora thread, "How do I improve my concentration and willpower?" and highlighted the most …

Time Management

10 things you can learn in 10 minutes that will change your life

In fact, more than two-thirds of employees reported being overloaded at work, according to Cornerstone's 2014 State Of Workplace Productivity Report. And 84% think the overload won't be letting up anytime soon — it's increasing.<p>In light of this reality, you're probably searching for the best …

Productivity

The language you speak may affect your ability to get rich

Oftentimes, the biggest thing holding us back from accumulating wealth is ourselves.<p>However, there may be another significant factor — one that we <i>can't</i> control: the language we speak.<p>That's what Keith Chen, behavioral economist and economics professor at UCLA Anderson School of Management, deduced …

Linguistics

The biggest cause of global warming that nobody’s talking about

LAST UPDATED: 8 September 2017<p>Most of us would agree that if we want planet Earth to sustain life for generations to come, <b>we need cleaner energy</b>. We …

Barack Obama: The US President's life and career, in pictures - Telegraph

Michelle Obama

Can we reverse the ageing process by putting young blood into older people?

A series of experiments has produced incredible results by giving young blood to old mice. Now the findings are being tested on humans. Ian Sample meets the scientists whose research could transform our lives<p>On an August morning in 2008, Tony Wyss-Coray sat in a conference room at the Veterans …

Largest plane in the world to perform test flights in 2016

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen started planning to build the largest plane in the world in 2011, along with several partners -- including Elon Musk. Now, that plane (called Stratolaunch) is under construction at the Mojave Air and Space Port in California, and is expected to undergo testing as …

Colorado pot gets homemaking boom

Swansea Berharap City Main Buruk Akhir Pekan Ini

<i>The Citizens<\/em> bermain buruk saat bermain di Etihad Stadium.</i><p><i>matchday<\/em> V Liga Champions tengah pekan ini, Swansea akan menjadi lawan</i> …