50 Best Business Apps of 2013

Business Insider http://www.businessinsider.com/50-best-business-apps-2013-8/business-productivity-1

Can The Right Life Coach Really Help You Succeed?

***SHAMELESS PLUG: A good life coach can make a tremendous difference in your life (and quite quickly) by identifying the root causes of your mental pitfalls and helping you to work quickly and effectively to attack your problems intelligently and in a sustainable manner, for life. Get in touch if I can help you break through your limitations and improve your life, your job situation or anything else that's in your way to a successful and meaningful life.


Now, the article:


Are You Behaving Like a Poor Person?

One of the absolute most difficult struggles with getting one's finances in order, if one grew up poor and has no mind for saving or for delayed gratification (how long can I delay already?) The psychology of this is fraught with childhood scars and bad memories. But to get one's finances (and life, in general) in order, this should be the first target of diagnosis and treatment and short-, medium- and long-term planning. The rewards are immense - not just a sense of accomplishment, but actually a sense of strength and having overcome an enormous obstacle. On a practical level, it's like being released from mental slavery (to "get it, spend it.") One of the hardest things to do as an adult, but in some ways, the most critical for personal (and, of course, financial) growth. http://www.learnvest.com/2013/08/are-you-behaving-like-a-poor-person/?utm_source=email&utm_medium=internal

Maximize Your Credit Card Rewards

One of the things you should be doing to maximize your money is to get a credit card (which you repay each month - don't get trapped in revolving credit hell!). There are endless cards with rewards programs, many available only with large spending or monthly balance minima and/or high annual fees. Play them off each other - invent offers from other cards if you have to - and negotiate yourself into the rewards program that fits your purchasing habits and maximizes value for you in the best way. Ramit Sethi talks about his technique for this in his book (highly recommended), called I Will Teach You To Be Rich. Check it out. Here are several credit card reward programs that may make sense for you: http://www.learnvest.com/2013/08/credit-cards-with-seriously-sweet-rewards/?utm_source=email&utm_medium=internal&utm_campaign=Tuesday%20One%20Daily%202013-08-06

Also check out NerdWallet.com, creditcards.com/reward.php and any number of others for tips. They want your business!

CEOs/Founders Reveal Their Best Productivity Hacks

13 Tech CEOs And Founders Reveal Their Favorite Productivity Hacks To Help You Get More Done-> especially love the one by Roman Grigorjev