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Want to Get Rich? With Just 1 Word, Mark Cuban Reveals How to Become a Self-Made Millionaire

Mark Cuban does a number of things incredibly well, but there's one thing he doesn't do well -- and doesn't want to do well.<p>Obviously Mark Cuban is incredibly successful. Mark Cuban is also extremely smart. Mark Cuban is also a very nice guy.<p>Mark has connections, he has capital, he has a wealth of …

Self-improvement

10 Self-Editing Tips that Will Make You a Better Writer

I’ve been an editor for many years (don’t make me admit how many) and a writer for even longer. After even a few years in the game, every editor …

Language

You Can Become Highly Productive If You Start Keeping a 'Defensible Calendar'

High performance executives are masters of their priorities and schedule; here's how they do it.<p>Most executives I work with who struggle with productivity complain that their schedules are overloaded and they can't "find" the time to work on their key priorities. They show me calendars which are …

Time Management

Bruce Lee achieved all his life goals by his death at age 32 because of one personality trait

In 1969, nobody expected a thin Asian man with a high pitched voice to become one of the most influential characters of the 20th century.<p>Nobody knew, that is, except Bruce Lee.<p>That year, Bruce Lee wrote a letter to himself:<p>My Definite Chief AimI, Bruce Lee, will be the first highest paid Oriental …

Motivation

An 1895 photo album offers a gentleman's guide to self-defense moves

Self-Defense Maneuvers<p>Don't sweep the leg. It's uncivilized.<p>These images come from an untitled turn-of-the-century album which catalogued numerous …

Self Defense

101 Incorrectly Used Words That Can Make You Look Dumb

How many do you use incorrectly? (If you're like me, more than a handful.)<p>It's embarrassing to admit, but the other day a potential client asked whether I had taken the time to look over his proposal. I responded, "So far, I've only had the time to peruse it. I'll go over it thoroughly tonight and …

Language

15 Profound Quotes From Lao Tzu That Will Open Your Mind Wide Open

Have you ever heard of Lao Tzu?<p>If not, then my word you’re in some wisdom today.<p>Lao Tzu was the founder Taoism, the highly influential philosophy …

Five Tough Lessons These Solopreneurs Learned In Their First 12 Months

One first-time independent worker says his first year in business was a “trough of sorrow” because he grossly undercharged.<p>When you start working for yourself full-time, it’s like taking a crash course in business ownership–but with no instructor and extremely high stakes. But if you can get past …

Entrepreneurship

Do These Things After Work Everyday And You Will Achieve Anything You Want In Life

The time before you go to bed is golden, as it exists every single day, and it’s usually completely yours to schedule. What do you want to do with …

How to Unleash Your Best Ideas and (Possibly) Turn Them Into a New Business

Sometimes, you need to force your brain to stop working. Let me tell you 1 trick to release your best ideas, which may possibly turn into a great …

Hundreds of ancient earthworks resembling Stonehenge found in Amazon rainforest

Hundreds of ancient earthworks resembling those at Stonehenge were built in the Amazon rainforest, scientists have discovered after flying drones over the area.<p>The findings prove for the first time that prehistoric settlers in Brazil cleared large wooded areas to create huge enclosures meaning that …

How Constraints Force Your Brain To Be More Creative

When we have less to work with, psychologists have found that we actually begin to see the world differently.<p>For decades, the dominant view among psychologists was that constraints served as a barrier to creativity. Anybody who spends a short time working under a confining bureaucracy, dealing with …

Creativity

Inside Inscape, Manhattan’s new luxury meditation studio

A cross between “4th century monasteries, the temple at Burning Man, and the feeling you get when you look at the infinite horizon line”<p>I’m sitting inside the womb, eyes closed, as an overly pleasant voice slowly guides me towards what should be some level of serenity. This is meditation class at …

How to Get the Perks of Subscription Services for Free or Cheap

Some subscription services are worth it (you can pry Netflix from my cold, dead hands) but for this month’s money challenge, we challenged you to …

Paulo Coelho’s 4 Tips for Becoming Wildly Successful in Life

If you ever wished you could peer inside the mind of one of the most intriguing icons in the world and find out exactly what makes them successful, …

Motivation

How to Write a One-Page Business Plan

It's not as hard as you think.<p>2 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Starting a business is no easy feat, and at the backbone of every business is a solid business plan. Before those words scare you, you'll be happy to know there's a simple way to do this.<p>In this …

Business Strategy

Masvidal vs. Cerrone: Controlling the Inside Line

Fightland Blog<p>Photo by Ron Chenoy-USA TODAY Sports<p>UFC Fight Night: Shevchenko versus Pena was a decent night of scraps with a couple of cracking finishes. Valentina Shevchenko emerged as the next challenger for the women’s bantamweight title, Francis Ngannou added a tenth knockout loss to Andrei …

9 Tools That Will Help You Become a Better Writer

If one of your goals for 2017 is to become a better or more frequent writer, there are plenty of tools you can use to help you along the way. We …

Want to Raise Successful Daughters? Help Them Destroy This Crippling Source of Self-Doubt

Researchers were shocked how quickly girls learned to believe that men are smarter than women.<p>Of course girls can be smart! But they can't be "really, really smart"--the way boys can be--right?<p>It probably bothers you to read that, and it should. For one thing, it's obviously not true. …

Self-improvement

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Tips for Writing Great Dialogue

If you want your novel to shine, get your characters talking<p>Great dialogue will make your novel shine, but bad dialogue can doom it to the slush …

69 times James Blunt was laugh-out-loud funny on Twitter

LONDON — The title of "funniest British person on Twitter" is a hotly contested one.<p>Obviously Danny Dyer has a very strong Twitter game, and rarely a …

Female Samurai Warriors Immortalized in 19th Century Japanese Photos

Most of my generation’s exposure to Japanese culture came heavily mediated by anime and samurai films. One cultural artifact that stands out for me …

25 Quotes From Confucius That Will Change Your Perspective on Life

If you’ve ever studied Chinese history, you’ve undoubtedly heard of the great philosopher Confucius.<p>Not only has his words of wisdom had enormous …

All Work, No Play? Say No Way With 10 Free eBooks.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>Entrepreneur has an affiliate partnership with TradePub so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Just because work is an important part of life, it shouldn't monopolize your entire existence. Give yourself the well-deserved …

Hacking

Hydrogen Has Been Turned To Metal, And It’s About To Change The World

Metallic hydrogen is one of the holy grails of modern science. It would essentially be a magic material, creating everything from impossibly fast computers to hovering cars (themselves powered by hydrogen) to batteries that never need charging. It was also supposed to be impossible, as it would …

You Can Easily Read An Entire Book In One Day (With These 4 Skills)

We’ve all been there; we’ve all put off getting required reading done until the day before. Maybe you’re in a book club, or you’re trying to get an …

The Orwell Essay That's Even More Pertinent Than '1984' Right Now

Put down that sci-fi novel and pick up "Politics and the English Language."<p>In the three days since Kellyanne Conway described White House press secretary Sean Spicer’s lies as “alternative facts” on NBC’s “Meet The Press,” people around the country have been searching for ways to deal with the …

You’re Going To Want These Ingenious/ Bizarre Amazon Trending Items Just As Much As We Do

Amazon is a pretty easy wormhole to get lost in. From the weird to the incredibly useful, you can find everything you’ve ever wanted or needed. You craving unicorn meat? They have it. Ever wondered how to avoid big ships? They’ll tell you. And you can buy anything from electronics to sex toys to …

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