Steven Korson

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10 Steps to Starting a Business While Keeping Your Full-Time Job

A practical guide to minimizing risk and maximizing success while living the entrepreneurial dream.<p>A few years ago, I published a post on starting a business while keeping your full-time job. I listed a number of reasons why this makes sense. I even included some practical steps.<p>But I didn’t go far …

Entrepreneurship

8 Subconscious Behaviors That Are Keeping You From Having the Life You Want

Every generation has a "monoculture" of sorts, a governing pattern or system of beliefs that people unconsciously accept as "truth." It's easy to identify the monoculture of Germany in the 1930s, or America in 1776. It's clear what people at those times, in those places, accepted to be "good" and …

Your salary shouldn’t be your only source of income

Millions of words are written everyday about personal finance. Most of these are sensible, but lack the psychological and behavioral aspects that help people break bad financial habits. In the meantime, the advertising world bombards you with great ways to separate you from your money, by blurring …

Retirement

​A guy in the UK called the ISS from his backyard and you can too

For most of us, visiting the International Space Station is little more than an impossible dream -- but if you know what you're doing, <i>talking</i> to the orbiting laboratory is surprisingly plausible. No, really: just ask Adrian Lane, a Gloucestershire UK Ham radio operator who called up an ISS …

SpaceX ends month-long investigation into rocket explosion and corrects for a minor oversight that could have saved the spacecraft

After 18 straight successful flights, a Falcon 9 carrying an unmanned Dragon spacecraft — loaded with over 4,000 pounds of supplies for astronauts on board the International Space Station — <b>exploded a few minutes after launch.</b><p>Over the last few weeks, SpaceX engineers have logged thousands of hours …

How A Couple Of 'Frugal Weirdos' Are Saving 71% Of Their Income So They Can Retire At Age 33

What do you do when you’re fed up with your job and always living for the weekend?<p>If you’re this young Boston couple, you decide to save more than two thirds of your income so you can retire to a homestead in the woods of Vermont before your 35th birthdays.<p>Meet Mr. and Mrs. Frugalwoods, a software …

frugalwoods

5 Ways to Keep Hackers Away From Your Money

Start by rethinking your password strategy.<p>JPMorgan Chase, Domino’s, Home Depot, P.F. Chang’s, eBay — the list of targets continues to …

Identity Theft

8 classic personal finance books that will teach you everything you should know about managing money

Money conscious readers from all generations should brush up on their personal finance knowledge by adding some books on the subject to their summer reading list.<p>Given that only 24% of Millennials are able to correctly answer four or five questions on five-question financial literacy quiz, they …

Jupiter Submarine

Jupiter SubmarineWhat if you released a submarine into Jupiter's atmosphere? Would it eventually reach a point where it would float? Could it …

New type of pentagonal tile

<b>Posts:</b> 2075<p><b>Joined:</b> Fri Jul 06, 2007 7:06 am UTC<p><b>Contact:</b><p>A new type of tileable pentagon has been found!<br>There are many kinds of tiling that use just …

3 Bad Habits That Get in the Way of Your Happiness

Happiness is a choice. Stop doing the things that make you unhappy.<p>Want to be happy?<p>Happiness, to some extent, is a choice and not a condition. We decide what we do and the outlook we have on the world every single day. If something actively makes us unhappy, we have the self-control to break our …

Happiness

How to Hardwire Your Brain for Happiness

2 min read<p>This story originally appeared on Lewis Howes<p>The more I learn about the brain, the more fascinated I am by it.<p>Things I used to think were just a mystery (like what makes us happy and what makes us sad), I’m now learning are totally controllable.<p>So, I was really excited to talk to one of …

Happiness