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107 free online courses from the best colleges in the US — including Princeton, Harvard, and Yale

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Coursera was founded by two professors at Stanford University. Shutterstock/MintImages<p>Every year, US News & Reports releases its ranking …

Online Education

10 Underrated Horror Movies That Are Actually Scary AF

Horror movies aren’t everyone’s cup of tea, that is for sure. While some people love it, there are those who can’t stand the idea of them. Over the …

Horror

Stephen King Creates a List of His 10 Favorite Novels

If you've ever had to name your ten favorite of anything, you know how much trickier such a list is to compose than it sounds. Not because you don't …

5 Works of the Occult for Every Would-Be Wizard

Ancient Wisdom, Modern Science, and a Guide to the Secret Power of the Universe<p>There are plenty of groups devoted to researching parapsychological …

Books Being Made Into Movies That You Should Read ASAP

It is a truth universally acknowledged that the book is almost always better than the movie. But we still love seeing our favorite stories on screen! …

The Best Horror Movies of 2018 (So Far)

Last year, we named the best horror movies of 2017 in spring. So who's down for a sequel? Of course, late March is way too early to call anything the …

Horror

6 Must-Read Books That Will Unlock Your Inner Mental Strength

They all contain valuable insight on making the process work better for you.<p><i>What are the best books to read for mental strength? 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 Praveen Tipirneni,</b> …

Bitcoin To Buffett And Everything In Between

Market update looking at some of my more recent articles.<p>Bitcoin tops out, see the charts as they progressed.<p>Buffett's cash position, does it …

50 Of The Best Horror Novels

I love a good scare, but the best horror novels don’t just provide frights, they also comment on society or maybe riff on tried-and-true tropes. With …

Horror

Learn how machine learning can benefit your financial trading skills by taking this online class

Financial markets are a tricky beast. Depending on what you're investing in, they can be extremely volatile and difficult to navigate for ordinary …

Machine Learning

How to Find the Best Companies to Buy Stock In

A simple method for how to value and invest in stocks based on cash flow generation.<p>So you're looking to buy stocks but aren't sure how to value them …

Investing

How to score big at government auctions, on everything from real estate to bugles

Rolex watches seized from drug lords. Homes confiscated from tax cheats. Blackhawk helicopters the military no longer needs. The federal government is auctioning off all this — and more. The "more" often means mundane things like office chairs and shredders and mysterious things like "swamp cooler …

Real Estate

The 12 best business books of the year, according to Stanford Business School

A good book is like food for the soul. When you want to curl up by the fire with a truly great one, look no further than this list furnished by members of the Stanford Graduate School of Business.<p>If you've got an entrepreneur or two in your life, these might make good holiday gifts, too:

The 6 best business books of 2017, according to economists, editors, and professors

'Adaptive Markets' by Andrew W. Lo<p><i>Amazon.com</i><p>For the past few decades, economists have debated the implications of efficient market theory, which …

This Summer’s Best Sci-Fi and Fantasy, Plus a Sweeps!

Spring has given way to the heat of summer, and with the move toward hopefully-lazy afternoons and dog day heat comes the inevitable plethora of …

12 Books That Will Improve Your Self-Knowledge

Every piece of personal or professional growth you achieve in life starts with one thing: Self-knowledge.<p>Lao Tzu, the ancient Chinese philosopher, …

39 Book Recommendations From Billionaire Charlie Munger That Will Make You Smarter

That quote kickstarted my own reading habits and helps me regularly read over 100 books a year.<p>Charlie Munger is the billionaire business partner of …

The 11 Best Sci-Fi Novels From the 21st Century You Likely Missed

Great doesn't need to mean old.<p>People tend to look to decades past for examples of great science fiction—the works Philip K. Dick, Isaac Asimov, and Arthur C. Clarke. But the 21st century is living in its own golden age of sci-fi. Along with film and TV adaptations, novels like <i>Cloud Atlas</i>, <i>The Road</i>,</i> …

I tried this trippy healing modality for mental clarity—and still can’t believe how it made me feel

A few years ago, a friend told me about an underground breathwork circle she’d attended in Venice Beach—back when breathwork outside of yoga studios</i> …

The 27 most important finance books ever written

With that in mind, we've highlighted 27 classic works that every Wall Streeter should read.<p>Many of these books show up time and again in lists of books recommended by the pros themselves.<p>Topics covered include everything from the most important principles of investing to inside stories of the worst …

The Must-Read Brain Books Of 2016

The best of the brain books in 2016 featured deception, empathy, placebos, gaming, algorithms, microbes and that little voice in your head. Whether touching on psychology, neuroscience or the mind more broadly construed, the eight books on this list are top reads in a genre always popping with new …

Books

14 books every modern gentleman should read

Being a modern gentleman is about more than just knowing what to wear or what to put in your bathroom. It's also about being informed about the world around you.<p>We asked our friends at Amazon Books to put together a list of essential books every man should read, ranging from fiction to …

Books

Brandon Marshall’s lean, mean nutrition plan for losing weight

Eating clean and essential for athletic success—especially for football players.<p>So whatever New York Giants and former Jets star Brandon Marshall’s …

A Wharton professor recommends 8 new books to read this year

<i>This post from LinkedIn Influencer Adam Grant originally appeared on LinkedIn.</i><p>I have two rules for a great book: Make me think and make me smile. I spent part of the summer reading advance copies of the fall's top nonfiction releases, and here are eight that sail over the bar:

58 Books That Will Make You Better, No Matter Who You Are | Inc.com

<i>What books do you recommend that college students read? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Ryan Holiday, best-selling author of Ego Is the Enemy, on Quora:</b><p>I'm going to go crazy on this one. I …

Books

Stocks Trading Below Their Graham Number – June 2016

One popular approach to investing based on Benjamin Graham’s methods is to use the so-called “Graham Number.” There are some important differences …

18 books billionaire Warren Buffett thinks everyone should read

Even now, he still spends about 80% of his day reading.<p>"Look, my job is essentially just corralling more and more and more facts and information, and occasionally seeing whether that leads to some action," he once said in an interview.<p>"We don't read other people's opinions," he said. "We want to …

33 Writers Share The Books That Inspired Them To Write

"I thought, 'you can do that?!'"<p><i>We asked writers at the annual Association of Writers & Writing Programs conference which book inspired them to write. Here are their answers.</i><p>♥📚♥

Literature