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25 Books Jeff Bezos, Mark Zuckerberg, and Other Top CEOs Recommend | Inc.com

Successful CEOs never stop learning. Personal growth is almost as important as hard work in building a winning business. Many entrepreneurs accomplish this through workshops, conferences, and even a few continuing education courses. However, for a busy entrepreneur, being away from the office for a …

Self-improvement

Lost cities: where to pretend you are Indiana Jones

Unearthing lost cities used to be the preserve of machete-wielding, Indiana Jones types, but advances in technology lie behind the most recent discoveries rather any derring-do in the jungle.<p>One of the most groundbreaking recent finds lay hidden in Honduras’ near-impenetrable La Moskitia rainforest …

3 Fat-Melting Moves You Can Do Anywhere

These zero-equipment exercises don’t require a gym<p>With the rise of CrossFit culture, shows like <i>American Ninja Warrior</i>, and fitness movements like BarStarzz, more people than ever are looking for equipment-free exercise options that they can do at home, outdoors, in a hotel room, or wherever they …

Workouts

10 travel destinations trending this summer

The results are based on the most-searched places, with major music events, art festivals, and sporting competitions driving demand.<p>From Reykjavik, Iceland, to Hyderabad, India, here's where everyone wants to travel this summer.

Fortune.com

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What If You Gave Every Attractive Single Woman You Saw Your Phone Number?

In a dating scene where everybody hides behind phones, he decided to be bold and risk rejection—with every woman he met<p>It's a Friday night. I'm shooting pool in a crowded bar when a blonde walks in, triggering that most primal of instincts: Me. Want. Her.<p>Typically I'd suppress the urge to approach. …

Relationships

The Surprising Reason Your Memory May Be Fading

This common disorder could be the culprit<p>Feeling a bit foggy? Blame the blues: Depression can reduce your working memory by up to 12 percent, finds a new study from the University of Texas at Dallas.<p>That means more than one in 10 pieces of important information—from your new laptop password to your …

Investment Manager Explains Why 99.5% Of Americans Can Never Win

<i>Beyond the charts and warnings from economists and investors, perhaps the most disturbing commentary on income inequality in America was written by an investment manager in 2011.</i><p><i>"In my view, the American dream of striking it rich is merely a well-marketed fantasy that keeps the bottom 99.5% hoping</i> …

Twitter and Square co-founder Jack Dorsey suggests you create a daily 'Do and Don't List'. This is his.

Square co-founder and Twitter chairman Jack Dorsey made an appearance at Y Combinator’s Startup School event where he spoke about acceptance and motivation in how you build a team and company. You can’t do something without a common share or purpose — you will wobble and not do anything that is …

10 Great Lessons You Can Learn From Successful People About Failure

<i>I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can’t accept not trying. – Michael Jordan</i><p>So, you have this fantastic idea and you are …

30 Books You Should Read Before You're 30

The best books aren't static stories, but living entities with meanings that change and grow along with you. That's why we strongly recommend rereading the classics that were assigned to you in high school; you may find that they're nothing like they were before.<p>Still, some books are best …

The Top 7 Mindset Secrets for Success | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

I must admit, when I first sat down to write this article, I wasn’t inspired and had no idea what to write about! As a matter of fact, I stared at …

The 20 Toughest Job Interview Questions Heard At Apple, Google, Amazon And Others

Luckily, with the help of Glassdoor's Interview Questions & Reviews section, you can experience the strangest possible interview questions of the last year — all from the safety of your chair.<p>This year's weirdest questions come courtesy of Apple, Goldman Sachs, Google, Amazon, Microsoft, and a few …

10 Keys To Writing A Speech

<i>“This is my time.”</i><p>That attitude will kill a speech every time.<p>You’ve probably sat through some lousy speeches. Despite the speakers’ renown, you eventually tuned them out over their self-indulgent tangents and pointless details. You understood something these speakers apparently didn’t: This was …

Ireland says no to arrest warrant for Edward Snowden

<b>The Republic of Ireland has denied the US an arrest warrant for whistleblower Edward Snowden in case he lands in the country, it has been revealed.</b><p>The High Court ruled that American security chiefs failed to show where alleged crimes had been committed by the former intelligence contractor.<p>The US …

More Fodder for IRS Haters: Thousands of Social Security Numbers Exposed

The agency is already in Congress' crosshairs over alleged targeting of political groups.<p>Reuters<p>Another day, another slipup by the Internal Revenue Service.<p>The incident involves the unwitting exposure of "tens of thousands" of Social Security numbers, according to a recent audit by the independent …

Being A Leader Means Learning To Talk Like One

Effective leadership requires verbal discipline.<p>Leaders need to care about and practice the quality, specificity, and power of their language. Not enough of them do.<p>Communication is particularly crucial to entrepreneurs. A founder's individual vision and presence is vital to his or her …

US warns Moscow not to let Edward Snowden escape Russia

The Obama administration urged Russia not to allow the surveillance whistleblower Edward Snowden to leave the country, as his attempted escape to …

The Ancestral Link Between the Bush Family and the Slave Trade Is Confirmed

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Researchers claim that a notoriously vicious slave-trader who brought captive slaves from West …

5 Ways You Can Be Happy NOW Without Changing a Thing | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

“I wish that I had let myself be happier.”<p>This is one of the top five regrets of dying people. We often have this false sense of immortality, that we …

Happiness

27 Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read

So we've pulled together the essential reading list for entrepreneurs — from our own reading, and recommendations from founders, VCs, and CEOs.<p>Are there any other important books you think should've made the cut? Let us know in the comments.