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How to win the biggest battle of all

“The toughest battle you’ll ever fight in your life is the battle within yourself.” — Anonymous<p>Within each day, each moment of life, each challenge, …

Self-improvement

How to earn $100k in your sleep

What if you could start your life again, knowing what you now know?<p>What would you do the same? What would you do differently?<p>Also read: The cities …

Personal Finance

Running Advice, Techniques, and Workouts

Running is regularly enjoyed by millions of people because it's both good for you and accessible. All you really need is a good pair of running shoes …

Marathons

He donated blood every week for 60 years and saved the lives of 2.4 million babies

<b>(CNN) —</b> Most people, when they retire, get a gold watch. James Harrison deserves so much more than that.<p>Harrison, known as the "Man With the Golden Arm," has donated blood nearly every week for 60 years. After all those donations, the 81-year-old Australian man "retired" Friday. The occasion marked …

Medicine

6 critical missteps that hurt your career advancement

Let’s face it: it isn’t easy to break out and establish yourself as an up-and-coming leader inside a large corporation. In fact, some days you can …

3 Easy Steps to Increase Your Emotional Intelligence and Become a Stronger Leader

Notice how you're being. Then make a choice.<p>By now you have probably heard about the importance of emotional intelligence. You may know that people with average intelligence quotient (IQs) outperform people with high IQs roughly 70 percent of the time, and that emotional intelligence explains the …

19 Great Truths My Grandmother Told Me on Her 90th Birthday

<i>“I have seen and touched and danced and sang and climbed and loved and meditated on a lifetime spent living honestly. Should it all end tonight, I</i> …

Happiness

Warren Buffett Once Told a 14-Year-Old Kid the Secret to Success in 1 Simple Sentence

At a Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting over a decade ago, Warren Buffett tells a 14-year-old kid a success lesson that was meant for all of us.<p>On May 1, 2004, Berkshire Hathaway held its annual meeting in Omaha, Nebraska, where nearly 20,000 people attended this annual ritual.<p>As reporter Jason …

6 Signs You're a True Hustler

Quietly Competent: Why You Need To Promote Yourself To Get Noticed

Do others in your company or department really know what you do? Do they have any idea of the contributions you make to your organization?<p>I have worked with many individuals who do fantastic work, but their contributions may go unnoticed because they fail to promote themselves. Even as leaders, …

Delirious and Depleted: How Gary Thornton Gutted Through to Win the World Marathon Challenge

Running seven marathons on seven continents in seven days is no easy feat, even for an experienced marathoner.<p>Now that he looks back, after running seven marathons in seven days on seven different continents, Gary Thornton finds it hard to believe what he achieved.<p>“It’s madness,” the Irish …

I retired a millionaire at 30 — this is the key to earning more money

Over the past 2 years I've written over 300,000 words about money, spent over 200 hours talking and recording for the podcast, answered over 1,700 reader emails, and done over 200 media interviews all about money. Many people ask me what's my best piece of advice about money.<p>I usually give some …

The Fastest Path to the CEO Job, According to a 10-Year Study

Some people’s careers take off, while others’ take longer — or even stall out.<p>Common wisdom says that the former attend elite MBA programs, land high-powered jobs right out of school at prestigious firms, and climb the ladder straight to the top, carefully avoiding risky moves. But our data shows a …

This Is Totally Why You're Not Successful Yet | Inc.com

You're frustrated. No matter how hard you work, how much you plan, or how badly you want it, you are not living the life of your dreams. But success takes more than hard work. You may not want to admit it, but it's possible that the biggest obstacle to success is YOU. It's likely you're guilty of …

Self-improvement

For nearly 50 years, two Vietnam vets kept alive a New Year's Eve pact

<b>(CNN) —</b> Hunkered in a Vietnam bunker, with rockets and mortar shells raining down, the two Marines made a pact.<p>It was New year's Eve, 1968. And they promised that if they survived the war and made it home alive, the two would call each other every New Year's Eve.<p>And they did. For nearly half a …

Vietnam

A Philosopher's Advice For Managing Midlife

(<i>Excerpted from</i> MIDLIFE: A Philosophical Guide by Kieran Setiya<i>. Copyright © 2017 by Princeton University Press. Reprinted by permissio</i>n.)<p>Many of us are casualties of the midlife crisis, striving to achieve what seems worthwhile, succeeding well enough, yet at the same time restless and …

Middle Age

Changing one simple habit can improve your entire life

Michael Phelps is the most decorated Olympian of all time.<p>He has won 28 medals in multiple swim categories and still holds several world records even though he has retired. His 80-inch wingspan and flexible ankles make him naturally predisposed to swimming—perhaps even more so than walking on …

How to Raise a Mentally Tough Daughter

Sponsored by<p>According to a performance sports psychology specialist.<p>By<p>Nov 21 2017, 1:41 PM<p><i>The following was produced in partnership with Chevrolet’s</i> …

12 Little Things That Show People You're Intelligent, Without You Having to Say It | Inc.com

I was at a breakfast meeting the other day.<p>Four people around a small table on the outdoor deck of a nice hotel, right on the beach, one of the women brought two boxes of avocado toast from the café.<p>"For us to share," she said.<p>My first thought was, "How are we going to share avocado toast in those …

A Japanese Doctor Who Studied Longevity — And Lived To 105 — Said If You Must Retire, Do It Well After Age 65

He unlocks the keys to a long, healthy life.<p>Dr. Shigeaki Hinohara, credited with building the foundations of Japanese medicine and helping make Japan …

What ever happened to Adriano? The 'new Ronaldo' destroyed by drink and demons

The Brazilian striker looked set to take the football world by storm, but the untimely death of his father sent his career into a downward spiral<p><b>COMMENT</b><p>Former Brazil, Inter and Parma striker Adriano is one of the great enigmas of 21st century football.<p>Powerful, supremely talented and deadly in …

6 rituals that ancient wise men used to stay calm

People have enormous respect for ancient wisdom. They just don’t read it. Funny thing is, we’re more likely to live happier lives when we visit the …

I Didn’t Say a Single Word For 10 Days—Here’s What I Learned

“There was to be no speaking, no reading, no writing, and no listening to music.”<p>My roommate was laying on his bed, staring blankly at the bare ceiling. We were sharing a tiny concrete cell roughly 7 square feet in size, and we hadn't spoken to each other in 8 days. Normally if you haven’t spoken …

Meditation

Want to Raise Inspired Kids? A Navy SEAL Commander Says Teach Them These 10 Things | Inc.com

A few years ago, a retired Navy SEAL commander named Bill McRaven gave a graduation speech at the University of Texas. His words went viral, starting with his advice that no matter what you do, if you want to be successful, you should make your bed in the morning.<p>McRaven, who had been in charge of …

Osama Bin Laden

Don McNelly, Finisher of 744 Marathons and Ultras, Dies at 96

The beloved Rochester, New York, resident was a legend in the running world.<p>The marathon world lost one of its oldest, most prodigious, and most beloved members on February 5 when Don McNelly passed away near his home in Rochester, New York. He was 96. McNelly had completed 744 marathons or ultras. …

You Will Regret These Choices in 10 Years

Life is short. Youth is finite. You have every opportunity to make the most of the life you have right now. Your choices today will determine the …

Your Answer to This Question Will Determine Your Success in Life | Inc.com

Your time on this beautiful planet is brief.<p>The more consciously awake you become, the more you realize how short life really is.<p>You have no time to waste on pursuits that aren't taking you where you want to go.<p>If there is any form of internal conflict at all in the decisions you are making, you …

Motivation

Once You Learn These 8 Hard Truths About Life, You'll Become Much Stronger

Life is many things. Life is beautiful and miraculous, and it’s wonderful. But there is one thing life isn’t: easy. There are times when this is more …

4 Secrets Only the Most Stylish Men Know

Sharpen your image with a few simple tweaks<p>Ever wonder why some guys look so stylish regardless of what they’re wearing?<p>The answer: They understand the importance of details. When you pay attention to the minutiae of your outfits, you’ll stand apart every time.<p>Use these four subtle strategies to …

Men's Fashion

Tony Robbins shares the first — and worst — investments he ever made

But the 2008 financial crisis prompted Robbins, whose net worth is estimated at nearly half a billion dollars, to turn his focus to helping other people build theirs.<p>"I realized I had unique access to some of the smartest financial people in the world," says Robbins. "And I thought, what if I could …