Identifying the 4 Unique Types of Successful People

We surveyed thousands to better understand the healthy, and not so healthy, qualities of peak performers. February 7, 2020 8 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. The following article is based on excerpts from Ben Angel’s book, Unstoppable: A 90-Day Plan to Biohack Your Mind and Body for Success. Buy it now […]

The satisfaction paradox – Why are happy people voting for angry parties? | International

Jul 11th 2019 “HAPPY?” SPLUTTERS a middle-aged man at a polling station in central London, when asked about his feelings on voting in a recent European election. “I’d be happy if I could kick all the bastards out.” He is not with the programme. In 1972 the king of Bhutan decided his country would adopt […]

Coronavirus Live Updates: Wuhan Ordered to Round Up Infected People

Wuhan is told to round up infected residents for mass quarantine camps. A senior Chinese official has ordered the authorities in the city of Wuhan to immediately round up all residents who have been infected with the coronavirus and place them in isolation, quarantine or designated hospitals. Sun Chunlan, a vice premier tasked with leading […]

‘You People Are Giving Me Too Much Fucking Money’

‘ NEW YORK—Noting the fat paychecks he’d received for his work on Broadway and in Hollywood, Hamilton star Lin-Manuel Miranda announced Thursday that “You people are giving me too much fucking money.” “Holy hell, I wrote one musical about a founding father, and you goddamn lunatics are throwing millions of dollars at me like I […]

How Successful People Go From 6 to 7 Figures

To find financial success, you need to invest in your support system. January 30, 2020 4 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Are you staying true to your New Year’s resolution? Vitagene reported that 14.8% of New Year’s Resolutions are to ‘save money.’ While this a great resolution, there might be a […]

Chaguan – Xi Jinping wants to be both feared and loved by China’s people | China

Jan 30th 2020 IF CENSORS IN communist-led regimes are good for anything, it is spurring creativity. With a new coronavirus stalking China, netizens have been heaping praise on “Chernobyl”, an American-made television drama about the Soviet Union’s worst nuclear disaster. Their aim is to sneak discussion of the outbreak onto China’s tightly policed internet. In […]

8 Daily Habits of the Successful People (Which Are Rare)

Habits are behaviors and patterns that you showcase by default. They enable you to carry out crucial activities like taking a shower, brushing your teeth, getting prepared for work. Interestingly, you follow this routine every day without considering them. Your unconscious habits create room for your brain to perform more advanced activities like problem-solving and […]

Personal identification – People can now be identified at a distance by their heartbeat | Science and technology

Jan 23rd 2020 BEFORE PULLING the trigger, a sniper planning to assassinate an enemy operative must be sure the right person is in the cross-hairs. Western forces commonly use software that compares a suspect’s facial features or gait with those recorded in libraries of biometric data compiled by police and intelligence agencies. Such technology can, […]

These People Really Care About Fonts

At TypeThursday, a monthly meet-up in cities including Los Angeles; London; and Bucharest, Romania, font designers critique each other’s letterforms over wine. They hold forth about negative space, consistent strokes and serif experimentation. The group’s website bills the gathering as “three hours of fontastic fun.” But when dozens of professionals congregate to talk about their […]

Coronavirus Live Updates: China’s Travel Limits Now Cover 35 Million People

China restricts travel for 35 million people as the death toll rises. The authorities on Friday greatly expanded a travel lockdown in central China to include 12 cities near the center of the outbreak, effectively penning in 35 million residents — nearly the population of Canada — in an effort to contain the deadly virus. […]

Watch SpaceX Blow Up a Falcon 9 Rocket to Prove It’s Safe for People

Editor’s note: The launch was postponed to Sunday, January 19, with a launch window opening at 8 am ET. The text has been updated below. On Sunday morning, a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket is expected to lift off from Launch Complex 39A at Kennedy Space Center, the same launchpad where astronauts departed for the moon […]

The year of the rat-fink – Some people in China help the party police the internet | China

Jan 18th 2020 THE INTERNET is the “spiritual home” of hundreds of millions of Chinese people. So China’s leader, Xi Jinping, described it in 2016. He said he expected citizens to help keep the place tidy. Many have taken up the challenge. In December netizens reported 12.2m pieces of “inappropriate” content to the authorities—four times […]

Books for People Who Love Maps

Brilliant Maps for Curious Minds By Ian Wright ELEVATOR PITCH: Maps can tell you far more than where borders and beaches are located. This book’s illustrations, drawn from Ian Wright’s popular website, use creative cartography to highlight assorted facts and figures. For example, one map delineates gold reserves per person world-wide. Another shows average […]

Couple Protects Endangered Lemurs in Madagascar By Launching Mobile Library to Teach Indigenous People to Read

When a young couple went on their 2014 honeymoon in Madagascar—one of the most cherished environments in the world—the heartbreaking problems of indigenous people, forests, and lemurs swirled around in their minds until one day a holistic solution revealed itself, like a bright sunbeam through the tangle of jungle canopy. Their notion of how they […]

What You Need to Do to Stop Being a People Pleaser

Do you ever catch yourself saying “yes” when you actually want to say “no”? Or you nod your head in agreement, when you really don’t agree at all? You’ve possibly even reached the point where you feel annoyed with yourself, yet it still feels easier to do it. I know how you feel, because this […]

16 Good Habits of Happy and Successful People

I sat in the quiet, cold, white doctor’s office in Sydney, Australia. There was crinkly loud paper under my legs as I waited for my MRI results. I had been in pain for months and desperately wanted to know what was wrong. The doctor removed his glasses, pointed to the images, and told me I […]