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25 books by billionaires that will teach you how to run the world

That's why we've rounded up 25 books by self-made billionaires. From the business insights of Bill Gates to the leadership lessons of Richard Branson, the wisdom collected in these pages extends far beyond the classroom.<p>Learn how these masters of industry achieved the impossible, in their own words.

Bill Gates

The Top 5 Most Motivational Books I've Ever Read

Note: Personal development books are perfect for listening during your commute or workout. If you're into audio books and haven't tried audible by Amazon before, you can sign up here and get two free audiobooks.<p>Self-help books get a bad rap.<p>Yes, many fill their pages with trite pieces of advice and …

Motivation

Get More Done: 15 Things the Most Successful People Do Differently to Be More Productive

And the best part is, you can adopt them all.<p>Some people get more done than others -- a <i>lot</i> more.<p>But how?<p>To find out, Kevin Kruse, a keynote speaker on wholehearted leadership and extreme productivity and the author of <i>15 Secrets Ultra-Successful People Know About Time Management</i>, interviewed over …

10 Money Quotes That Can Help You Get Rich

Image source: Pixabay.<p>There are many different ways to learn important things, such as learning things the hard way -- by trying and doing and sometimes succeeding, sometimes failing. Another way is to learn from others. After all, lots of smart people have pursued the same goals as you, such as …

Why you should be using Gantt chart to manage your projects. But, you’re not

Missing deadlines, shouting managers and tumbling projects. This is a usual scenario in IT companies. But there’s a simple cure that can remedy all …

7 Steps to a Perfectly Written Business Plan

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Every business needs to have a written business plan. Whether it’s to provide direction or attract investors, a business plan is vital for the success for your organization. But, how do you write a business plan?<p>SBA.gov recommends that a …

Small Business

Tesla Reportedly Makes Another Game-Changing Manufacturing Hire

<b>Tesla</b> (NASDAQ: TSLA) wants to be the best manufacturer in the world. But it's going to take some serious talent. Fortunately, some key executives are stepping up to the challenge.<p>Tesla factory in Fremont, California. Image source: Tesla Motors.<p>"Tesla is going to be hell-bent on becoming the best …

Marc Faber Predicts Catastrophic Stock Collapse

<b>Marc Faber Predicts Catastrophic Stock Crash by James Cordelaine,</b><p>I’ve come to envision Marc Faber, renowned publisher of the <i>Gloom, Boom & Doom …

The One Thing You Need to Remember When Assigning Tasks to Your Team

There are only two ways to create value: through projects and processes. Leaders need to understand the difference and make sure they put “project …

3 Attractive Income Stocks Whose Dividends Could Double

Image source: Getty Images.<p>Dividend stocks can be the foundation of a great retirement portfolio. Not only do the payments put money in your pocket, which can help hedge against any dips in the stock market, but they're usually a sign of a financially sound company. Dividends also give investors a …

14 websites to bookmark if you want to get rich

Rich people appreciate the power of learning long after college is over.<p>"The world class knows that college is just the beginning of lifelong learning," writes self-made millionaire Steve Siebold in his book, " How Rich People Think ." "That's why you'll see the great ones attending seminars, …

Personal Finance

3 Behaviors That Inevitably Lead to More Wealth

You don't have to be a rocket scientist to build wealth.<p>In case you didn't let that first sentence soak in, read it again.<p>The wealthy understand that while being smart can certainly help you earn money, that doesn't necessarily mean you'll build wealth with your earnings.<p>Likewise, being famous …

Personal Finance

10 Success lessons from Mukesh Ambani - "Wealthiest Man in India" for entrepreneurs

Share55<p>Tweet<p>Share92<p>+11<p>Shares 148<p>Thousands of stories are told about how children inherit wealth from their parents, but not many are told where the …

How We Grew Our Web Traffic By 5,000% In 3 Months (With Zero Advertising)

<i>554.</i><p>That’s how much monthly website traffic we had to our website three months ago.<p>“Europe's leading digital technology conference”It's happening, Join 15k digital minds to shape what's next for your businessI'm interested<p>20 visitors a day may sound encouraging if you’re starting a personal …

Nextbit Robin Review: This Phone Is Not for Everyone

Does the Nextbit Robin make to our recommendation list? Let's find out.<p>US-based Nextbit has finally introduced its cloud-smartphone Robin in India. …

The Impacts Of Big Data That You May Not Have Heard Of

Big Data is a buzzword amongst businessmen nowadays. Regardless of industry or company size, it manages to squeeze into every nook and cranny. There are at least three ways that Big Data has been impacting companies that everyone should understand moving forward.<p><b>It has revolutionized old-school</b> …

I Converted My Old Mercedes To Run on Vegetable Oil

Making a 1979 diesel run on a completely free, relatively ubiquitous, and only slightly smelly fuel source: used vegetable oil.<p>I was always a little uncomfortable with the ecological implications of car ownership, but when some friends began experimenting with running diesel vehicles on vegetable …

The future of technology in HR

It's no longer just about connecting candidates to jobs anymore but attracting the right candidates in accordance to the needs of the …

What Your Dreams REALLY Mean — 6 Common Signs

There are few things more mysterious than our own dreams.<p>Scientists have learned a lot over the years about what's happening in our brains, …

Cambodia's Not-So-Secret Grey Car Market Threatens Luxury Auto Industry

A friend of mine recently told me how he was amazed to see three Rolls-Royce Phantoms all in a line on his first visit to Phnom Penh last year. While this is by no means an every day occurrence on the streets of the Cambodian capital, the last few years have seen a marked rise in the country’s …

Big IT rising

An overview of Lean, Agile and DevOps<p>New Ways of Working<p>The lunch of big corporate IT is being stolen by smaller, nimbler companies. Big IT, with its …

Experts offer top U.S. dividend ETF picks

Canadian investors are often homebodies, but it pays to cross-border shop.<p>Because the domestic market is small and laden with financial and resource stocks, U.S. companies can provide easy diversification. Rather than buying individual stocks, dividend exchange-traded funds can be a less-risky way …

Worrying About Your Future? Get Your Billionaire Friends Up

"Don't worry about finding the million dollar idea. Surround yourself with <b>billion dollar people</b> and they'll come." When I first heard my colleague, Daniel Reji, say this, I didn't quite understand what he meant until I had the chance to reflect on my own entrepreneurial experiences. The long …

How to master the art of decision making

The last part of the decision-making diet is monitoring.<p>Since every person has a personal lifestyle, unique and constantly changing, what works for you might not work for me. That’s why it’s important to monitor your behavior.<p>A research study conducted at Duke University shows that nearly half of …

3 ETFs To Fund A Happy Retirement

They’re two deadly mistakes I see retirees—and non-retirees—make again and again: being seduced by so-called “safe” investments and overpaying on fees.<p>Fees, in particular, can be a killer. A recent study found that even a 1% annual fee would pluck $70,000 from a typical worker’s retirement account …

These are the apps Apple thinks you should use to manage your money

ETFs (exchange traded funds) in particular, are changing the way many young people are investing in the market. In the past 10 years, ETFs, which usually have lower costs than mutual funds, have gone from $230 billion in assets to around $4 trillion in early 2016 . And many startups are trying to …

Investing

The Fortune Q&A: Henrik Fisker

<b>By Kirsten Korosec</b><p>Courtesy of Kevin Wing/Fisker Automotive<p>April 6, 2016, 12:12 PM EDT<p><i>The designer, entrepreneur, and former CEO of now-defunct Fisker</i> …

Watch an Extremely Detailed Tear-Down of an Air-Cooled Porsche 930 Turbo Engine

Have you ever wondered what the inside of an air-cooled Porsche 911 engine looks like and how it’s put together? If so, watch the guys from Speed Academy as they take apart the engine from their Porsche 930 in preparation for a full rebuild.<p>As the first 911 Turbo, the 930 earned the nickname …

The inside story of how Amazon created Echo, the next billion-dollar business no one saw coming

"This is going to be hard," Limp recalls thinking. "It foretold a magical experience. But it would require a lot of inventions."<p>The reaction was understandable given the lofty goals outlined in the Echo's original plan: It envisioned an intelligent, voice-controlled household appliance that could …

Jeff Bezos

The company that showed us its 1,000-horsepower electric supercar is buying up land for its massive factory in Nevada

The company has been buying up land at the site of its proposed 900-acre factory in North Las Vegas.<p>According to the Las Vegas Review-Journal, Faraday snapped up several parcels — about 14 acres' worth so far — at the Apex Industrial Park.<p>Public documents show that a limited-liability company named …

Electric Vehicles