10 Hours a Week Successful People Spend Just Thinking

Warren Buffett, the CEO of the fourth largest company in the country, isn’t as busy as you are. By his own estimate, he has spent 80% of his career reading and thinking. “That’s what created [one of the] world’s most successful business records in history. He has a lot of time to think,” Charlie Munger, Buffett’s long-time business partner, has said of his unusual approach to productivity. For most people, Buffett’s wide-open schedule is totally counter-intuitive. It goes against everything … Read More

7 Evil Habits of the World’s Most Hated Business Leaders

Mean people suck. Mean people with power are even worse. Recently, we’ve had a bunch of examples of business leaders behaving badly–doing things that really seem morally wrong, even if they’re often (but not always!) perfectly legal. Most despised was this guy: Martin Shkreli, the “bro”-ish pharmaceutical CEO who raised the price of a drug that treats malaria and other infections by 5,455 percent (from $13.50 to $750 per tablet). When the news broke, he was described as “Big Pharma’s … Read More

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Men

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Scientific studies show: — Being too rich and good-looking can actually hurt a man. Then again, marriage may be a bad deal for handsome guys. — You can predict how many women a man has slept with by how funny he is. — Yes, most TV commercials make men look like morons. — Companies pay women more if a male CEO has a daughter. — Poor and hungry men prefer heavier women. Rich and full guys like skinny girls. — … Read More

25 Books Jeff Bezos, Mark Zuckerberg, and Other Top CEOs Recommend

Successful CEOs never stop learning. Personal growth is almost as important as hard work in building a winning business. Many entrepreneurs accomplish this through workshops, conferences, and even a few continuing education courses. However, for a busy entrepreneur, being away from the office for a few days can lead to other problems. For that reason, it’s likely no surprise some of the top CEOs choose to boost their personal growth through reading a good book. Not only is it a … Read More