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I'm a Millennial Millionaire. Here's How I Got So Rich

'Cancel Netflix. Stay off Instagram.'<p>By any definition, becoming a millionaire by your 30s isn’t easy, unless you happen to come from a lot of money. …

4 things the best leaders train their brains to do

Kevin Chin wants his executives to limber up their brains.<p>Chin's investment company, Arowana, based in Melbourne, Australia, is expanding into London, Los Angeles, and Asia, and "it is imperative to have a senior leadership team that is mentally agile and resilient," says Chin. Last year, the …

How This CEO Gets Everything Done Without Multitasking

Our latest episode of <i>Fortune Unfiltered</i> features Elliot Weissbluth, who is the CEO of HighTower and manages over $30 billion in assets. For someone …

15 skills that are hard to learn but will pay off forever

That's especially the case when it comes to learning important life skills.<p>To ascertain which talents are worth the investment, one Quora reader posed the question: "What are the hardest and most useful skills to learn?"<p>We've highlighted our favorite takeaways, as well as a few other skills we …

Want to Live Remarkably? 9 Things a Navy SEAL Says You Should Always Do | Inc.com

One of the instructors on <i>The Selection</i> is Ray Care, a 12-year veteran of the United States Navy who spent 10 years serving as a SEAL; later Ray served as an overseas security officer for government agencies.<p>I had the honor of speaking with Ray about perseverance, developing the right mindset, the …

Special Forces

11 successful people share the unusual beliefs that helped them reach the top

Conventional wisdom too often yields conventional results. These entrepreneurs succeed where others don't because they hold some unusual beliefs that create massive results for their businesses. Learn from their ideas below to make your own venture a success.

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.

10 Success lessons from Mark Zuckerberg – “Youngest Billionaire” for entrepreneurs

Share115<p>Tweet<p>Share29<p>+15<p>Shares 149<p>Mark Zuckerberg is the youngest billionaire on the planet who created the Facebook social network that now has more …

Mark Zuckerberg

27 Books These Successful Executives Say Inspired Them the Most

Whether you flip pages, tap an e-reader or listen to audio, these inspiring titles are worth your attention.<p>Whether you flip pages, tap an e-reader or listen to audio, a good book can be a perfect companion, relaxation aid or source of inspiration. Check out these quotes from more than two dozen …

It’s Time for Leaders to Stop Dragging Everyone to So Many Meetings

<i>The Fortune 500 Insiders Network is an online community where top executives from the Fortune 500 share ideas and offer leadership advice with</i> …

Barbara Corcoran shares her best career advice for 20-somethings

Barbara Corcoran was only 24 years old when she left her waitress job in Fort Lee, New Jersey, to sell real estate across the river in Manhattan.<p>She had no background in real estate, but her hotshot new boyfriend told her she'd be a natural marketer and had to give it a shot. Their relationship and …

10 Business Podcasts You Should Be Listening To (If You Aren't Already)

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We've all heard by now that the most successful people read extensively. Bill Gates, Mark Cuban, Elon Musk. They all credit at least some of their success to regularly devouring books.<p>But for those of us who don't have the time, or simply want to supplement all that reading, podcasts are a great …

Entrepreneurship

KEBS suspends production of Dasani water at the Coast

The Kenya Bureau of Standards has suspended the production of Dasani water at Coca Cola Company’s Kikambala plant in Kilifi County.<p>This follows a …

Coca-Cola

15 Books These Successful Executives Say Inspired Them the Most | Inc.com

Whether you still flip pages, tap an e-reader or listen to audio, a good book can be a perfect companion, relaxation aid or source of inspiration. Check out these quotes from more than a dozen CEOs and founders who name their favorite book and explain why it resonated with them.<p>1. "Peers Inc." by …

Mary Shelley

The T-Mobile CEO who calls his competition ‘dumb and dumber’ explains how he doubled customers in 4 years, and how a group of employees made him cry

<i>He celebrated his four-year anniversary as CEO of T-Mobile US in September, the same month the wireless operator launched the T-Mobile One unlimited-data plan. It was the latest iteration of Legere's tenure-defining "Un-carrier movement," his mission to turn T-Mobile into an Un-carrier —</i> …

Telecoms

How to watch movies and read books more intelligently, according to New York’s most powerful critics

Sometimes it seems we’ll never get back to the blissful college days of doing nothing but reading, thinking, and discussing. (Or drinking while discussing. Or drinking while not discussing.) The farther you get along in career and family, the more you wonder: Will I ever find time to finish (or …

Books

14 iOS Tips to Turn You Into an iPhone and iPad Master

From new Siri smarts to split-screen browsing.<p>Forget the iPhone 7, you don't need a shiny new smartphone to make the most of Apple's latest mobile delights. Many of them are software-based and have been added courtesy of iOS 10. Sure, if you've already splashed out on Apple's latest handset you'll …

The 1 Detrimental Mistake CEOs Make in Their First Two Years

Business growth is full of pitfalls and challenges. Here is one to plan for and avoid.<p>There are the goals you set in business, and then there are the realities of accomplishing them.<p>You set your sights on an objective--what it actually looks like along the way can be a whole other element. Every …

Business Strategy

How To Be Your Own Leadership Development Coach

When it’s time to take leadership development into your own hands, here are six places to start.<p>Today’s organizations have a leadership gap. According to Deloitte’s “Global Human Capital Trends 2016” report, 89% of executives found the need to strengthen, reengineer, and improve organizational …

This is the best way to motivate yourself to exercise

Workout motivation. You don't have any. You know exercise is good… and you still don't do it. You're not alone.<p>We all want a magic pill that makes us …

Jerry Seinfeld

Syrian rebels advance on Assad forces in attempt to lift Aleppo siege

Syrian rebels fighting to lift a government siege of the eastern half of Aleppo are attempting to advance against troops and militias fighting for Bashar al-Assad, threatening to cut off the city’s western half.<p>Days into the campaign, launched by a broad coalition that includes thousands of …

Middle East

95 Business Books for People Who Dream Big

After some requests for “further reading” on a variety of management concepts, my coworker Rebecca Corliss put together some internal …

Self-improvement

10 Rules Of Success Andrew Carnegie Used To Become Incredibly Rich

At the height of his power, he was approached by a young journalist named Napoleon Hill who was interested in telling the stories of successful people.<p>Carnegie saw a special drive in Hill and in 1908 decided that Hill would document all of the strategies that made him a legendary businessman and …

Warren Buffett Says This Is the Secret to Jeff Bezos' Success

Warren Buffett, the world’s third-richest person, on Tuesday offered strong praise for Jeff Bezos, the fourth-richest, saying he embodies the …

The 7 Most Motivational Movies for Entrepreneurs | Inc.com

Over the past two weeks, I've posted the 18 best motivational books and the 13 most inspirational short videos. This post contains the seven feature films that are the most useful to entrepreneurs who want to get and stay motivated.<p>I've intentionally avoided movies where salespeople are depicted as …

Entrepreneurship

7 Powerful Habits That Make You More Assertive | Inc.com

Everyone wants to be more confident, but not everyone knows how to be assertive. Assertive falls right between passive and aggressive. If you're passive about voicing your opinion, you may come across as submissive. And if you are aggressive with your viewpoint, you may come across as a hostile or, …

Body Language

The Simple Way to Be a Better Leader

<i>The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

Former GE CEO Jack Welch says leaders have 5 basic traits — and only 2 can be taught

For some people, the question of whether leaders are born or made is truly intellectual — fodder for a good classroom or dinner party debate.<p>But for people in front-line positions to hire, promote, and fire, the question, "Who has the right stuff to lead?" definitely has more urgency.<p>Getting the …

If you want to be like Warren Buffett and Bill Gates, adopt their voracious reading habits

Want to know one habit ultra-successful people have in common?<p>They read. A lot.<p>In fact, when Warren Buffett was once asked about the key to success, he pointed to a stack of nearby books and said, “Read 500 pages like this every day. That’s how knowledge works. It builds up, like compound interest. …

Bill Gates