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9 traps you fall into that limit your happiness

Almost every action we take in life is aimed at achieving or maintaining “happiness” — that elusive state where we feel contentment, satisfaction, …

Happiness

Las 5 islas poco comunes que debes visitar en México

¿Eres adicto a la playa y a pasar horas bajo el sol? Te decimos cuáles son las 5 islas que debes visitar en México que te dejaran encantado.<p>Ojo: No …

4 Truths You Need to Accept If You Want to Lead a Happier Life

4) Nobody's perfect.<p><i>What fact have you accepted about life that has made you happier? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Joshua Otusanya, Accountant, Stand up Comedian, Former</b> …

No Time to Meditate? Try This 30-Second Exercise to Focus Your Mind for Work

Fit in this quick relaxation trick into your day to feel more focused and happy.<p>In the life of an entrepreneur it sometimes feels like you are constantly putting out fires when you would rather be coming up with the next big creative idea to take your company forward.<p>Things are happening at a rapid …

The Best Mentors Ask These 8 Questions

An essential part of being a good mentor is asking the right questions. Here’s a cheat sheet to get you started.<p>It’s hard to deny that good mentors are important. The best workplaces have formal programs to develop mentoring relationships. LinkedIn has even launched a feature to help you find one. …

Author who studies millionaires: 240 minutes a day separates the rich from everyone else

There are 1,440 minutes in each day. That is the one common denominator we all share. With respect to time, we are all on equal footing. And most …

Self-improvement

18 Daily Habits Highly Successful People Have (and the Rest of Us Probably Don't)

People who accomplish the most in life don't conduct themselves like everyone else.<p>People who accomplish the most in life don't conduct themselves like everyone else. Generally, they wake early, are good at planning and take care of their physical and emotional health. Here are other good habits …

There are two ways to read, but one is useless

Reading is telepathy, and a book is the most powerful technology invented.<p>Homer, Shakespeare, Voltaire, Flaubert, Tolstoy, Woolf, Hemingway—these are names without a living body. We can’t talk to them, nor touch them, but their thoughts are immortalized through the written word.<p>Aristotle’s logic, …

7 Things I Wish I Had Known Sooner in Life

You can make millions and still be poor.<p><i>What is something you wish you had known sooner? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Andrew Ferebee, Founder of Knowledge For Men | 3x Best</b> …

Seneca’s 16 Stoic Mind Hacks to Neutralize Raging Anger

Seneca, the legendary Stoic philosopher, provides 16 mind hacks to help you overcome anger and low moods.The post Seneca’s 16 Stoic Mind Hacks to …

Bill Gates Reads 50 Books Per Year. But Only These 6 Leadership Books Made His List of Recommendations

Of all 186 books Bill Gates has ever recommended on his personal blog, six leadership books get special attention.<p>In a 2016 interview at the <i>New York Times</i>, Bill Gates said that reading is still the "main way that I both learn new things and test my understanding." He told <i>The Times</i> he reads about 50 …

18 Things I Wish I Had Known In My 20s

Everything is figureoutable (if that's even a word).<p><i>What do you wish you knew at age 20? originally appeared on Quora: the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by</b> <b>Arthur Luke, Branding Expert | Author | Lifelong</b> …

6 Things Successful People do Before 9 a.m.

Doing something useful when you feel least like doing anything almost guarantees a productive day.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What do successful people do differently? For one thing, they typically wake up very early. Long before they hit the office, they’ve been up …

Success

13 Underrated European Cities You Should Visit in Your Lifetime

There’s so much more to Europe than the overcrowded cities that most tourists flock to. These overlooked cities are just waiting for you to …

Want to Be an Agile Entrepreneur? Get Into This 1 Habit

Increasing your effectiveness may be easier than you think.<p>Sometimes I speak with entrepreneurs who are struggling to get momentum in their business and they may not be sure how to get things moving forward.<p>The truth is, starting a business can be challenging and sometimes it may feel like an …

The Eisenhower matrix: How to decide on what’s important and urgent (without a to-do list)

Dwight Eisenhower was the 34th President of the United States between the years, 1953 to 1961.<p>Before this, Eisenhower was a five-star general in the …

Time Management

Want Your Team to Trust You? Create a Culture of Accountability With These 4 Rules

Does your team know where it's going?<p>If team members don't know what winning looks like, they will get lost on their way to the summit. Without a clear vision of the destination, how could they? To achieve uncommon goals in today's interdependent and complex world, information workers must …

30 excuses stopping you from living your best life (and 30 solutions to overcome them)

“I attribute my success to this: — I never gave or took an excuse.” — Florence Nightingale<p>Studies show that failure is among the most common reasons …

Motivation

How to charge your devices the right way

Give those batteries long, healthy lives.<p>Without a battery, your expensive laptop or smartphone becomes a hunk of dead electronics. And these rechargeable powerhouses have a finite lifespan: Over time, they will start losing power faster and taking longer to charge.<p>To extend the battery's useful …

Clean Energy

How to turn $500 into more than $100,000: Financial expert who saved $36,000 in 13 months shares her four simple strategies for building wealth

When given a sum of money like $500, it can be easy to think it's too small a figure to be worth investing.<p>But one financial expert is here to tell …

Personal Finance

10 Things Successful Entrepreneurs Never Tolerate

Successful people expect more from themselves and from those around them.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Successful people do things differently. If you study those who excel in business, you’ll find a whole litany of common characteristics. These traits help put them …

17 High-Protein Meatless Dinners You Need In Your Life Right Now

Whether you're a vegetarian or just want to save some money on your next grocery bill.

Healthy Eating

10 essential career lessons to embrace before it’s too late

Keep your head down and your nose to the grindstone—or so we’ve been taught.<p>Is that really the best career guidance?<p>People often take this sort of …

How Can You Be Sure Someone Has True Leadership Skills? Look for These 2 Rare Signs

Do you have a favorite boss story? Most likely, you found her or him displaying these 2 skills.<p>Everyone has a great boss story. Mine takes me back to 2005. I reported to an executive in a midsize hospital in Los Angeles. To this day, Bruce is my favorite boss because of his servant-leadership …

6 Ways Employees Should Think More Like Entrepreneurs

If you're stuck in the "I'm in charge" mindset as a leader, your company will stay stuck too. Here's how encouraging employees to think like entrepreneurs will skyrocket growth and innovation.<p>Successful company innovators and entrepreneurs have many common elements that drive them to create value …

3 Reasons Why I Chose Not to Have an Office (And Why You Should Too)

How a no-office policy can help CEOs stay in better touch with their employees - and their business.<p>For some people, an office is a sign of status: The bigger the office, the greater the status. That's especially true for entrepreneurs who own a small business. For some, an office isn't just a …

7 libros que debes leer para aprender a manejar tu dinero (y hacerlo crecer)

CIUDAD DE MÉXICO.- Convertirte en una persona ahorradora es un proceso que no se logra de la noche a la mañana, ya que adquirir cualquier hábito, …

Kanye West Just Offered the Best Career Advice You'll Hear This Week

The fashion designer, rapper and all-around famous person has decided to give advice. Lots of it. And some of it's good.<p><i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>Everyone's trying to help you.<p>At least, that's how it seems with the number …

Careers

Want to Learn From Someone Who Has Achieved Success? Here Are 5 Things You Can Do to Attract a Mentor

Mentorship can't be bought. It can only be earned.<p>When it comes to attracting a mentor, there are a few things you can do to stand out and get the attention of someone that matters. In all my years of building successful businesses, I can tell you the mentors on my path contributed largely to my …

7 things I do outside work that double my productivity

So you’ve put aside 60 minutes to do something meaningful. Now the next question is: What are you going to do?<p>4. Pick a hobby<p>Having a passion is …