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Lessons on Creativity and Productivity From the Man Who Wrote 400 Porn Novels

Dramatic career pivots aren’t usually prompted by mail order porn novels. But Andrew Offutt isn’t an ordinary person.<p>After noticing the poor quality …

Manage Your Energy, Not Your Time

Emma Seppälä and I have something in common: we are both recovering chore-haters.<p>“There was a time when I couldn’t stand running errands: getting …

How This Entrepreneur Kept His Day Job While Starting a Business

Devote time to your side hustle while keeping your regular paycheck.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Some entrepreneurs are glorified in the media for making the leap from full-time worker to business owner. While this strategy can work for some people, other times it …

How to improve anything you write in 2 minutes

Following are the simplest tips I can give you to easily — and forever — improve the quality of your writing.<p>Delete the word "that"<p>The word "that" can be removed from your writing at least 90% of the time, and it will instantly make your sentence stronger.<p><b>Example:</b> "You believe that I'm lying, but …

Top 10 books about the apocalypse

The apocalypse – the literal end of the world – has long captured humanity’s dark imagination. Is it because the end of life on Earth is so impossible to comprehend, or that it feels so frighteningly close at hand? I personally enjoy the terrible dread of dropping into a world near enough to my own …

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