A black Louisiana man who spent almost 40 years behind bars for killing two alleged klansmen who came to his home has died. Moreese Bickham was 98. He was from Mandeville, La., but spent his post-prison
Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. "We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit," Aristotle said. And that's good advice. Yet some habits are
"The most important thing is that we choose managers who want to be managers," Lori Goler, Facebook's VP of people, told Business Insider. Facebook is a strength-based organization, she said, and that
The wealthiest, most successful people bury themselves in books. They commit to self-education long after they've finished college or any formal education. To help make 2016 a prosperous year, we've highlighted
You've heard the mantra: "Eat right. Work out." But when it comes down to it, which one of those things will make a bigger difference in helping you achieve your weight-loss goals? Is it really better
"Put no trust in the benefits to accrue from early rising, as set forth by the infatuated Franklin …" — Mark Twain Recently, reader Rob asked me about my habit of waking at 4:30 a.m. each day, and asked
If you want to get a headstart on your New Year's resolutions, it's time to get organized. This story first appeared on The Muse, a Web destination with exciting job opportunities and expert career advice.
I've heard time and again that the most successful people in life rise and reflect before the sun does, so I figured why not give it a shot myself and see if I magically get successful over night too?
Everyone says they want to be rich, and there's certainly enough advice out there on how to acquire more money. But what about the reasons you're not rich? What's really holding you back? It's easy to
Four days of talks wrap up to help prepare for president Xi Jinping’s visit later this month including a ‘frank and open exchange’ about thorny cyber issues Senior US and Chinese officials have met to
The 20 beers were selected for their world-class recognition — some are accessible, some are obscure — and their elegant variety of styles. From brews with robust cherry aromas to a dessert porter with
Money The prospect of a Federal Reserve interest rate hike has plenty of investors on edge, but there is also another group that needs to take notice: people who carry a balance on their credit cards.
Odds are you aren’t saving enough for retirement—even though the US government keeps giving you reasons to do so. The most obvious are the tax incentives linked to 401(k) and similar retirement accounts.
Thankfully, educational institutions and technology are making continuing your education more convenient through online courses. While there are thousands of informative and inspiring online courses you
We compiled a list of informative, free podcasts that will answer all of your money-related questions, and help you understand the nuts and bolts of investing, saving, and spending. Try tuning into one
New research confirms what they say about nice guys. Smile at the customer. Bake cookies for your colleagues. Sing your subordinates’ praises. Share credit. Listen. Empathize. Don’t drive the last dollar
During a conversation with Susan Bender Phelps, founder of Odyssey Mentoring and author of Aspire Higher, she told me that mentors make an average of $25,000 more a year. WOW. Most people focus on the
I’m a big believer in setting goals. I’ve been following a system I created for myself in 1989. It’s worked dramatically for me, and it’s worked dramatically for others. I’d like to share it: I promise