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How an Army of Ocean Farmers Is Starting an Economic Revolution

By Bren Smith<p>I'm a fisherman who dropped out of high school in 1986 at the age of 14. Over my lifetime, I've spent many nights in jail. I'm an …

Why The Pull-Up Is The One Exercise You Need In Your Life

But don't forget leg day.<p>Like driving at night or chopping wood with an axe, there is something about the pull-up that possesses an innate appeal to men.<p>But while it's easy to dismiss them as the preserve of gym nuts, fitness experts, including <i>Esquire UK's</i> resident guru Harry Jameson, view them as …

Workouts

Six Small Changes That Make a Big Difference in Your Home Decor

If the walls of your home could talk, what would they say about you? Turns out, a lot. That’s the message in Susanna Salk’s new book, <i>It's the Little Things: Creating Big Moments in Your Home Through the Stylish Small Stuff</i>, that details how the smallest design elements have the potential to make …

Facebook is watching and tracking you more than you know

When you’re on Facebook, do you ever get the feeling you’re being watched? An ad pops up that’s right up your alley, or three new articles show up in your feed that are similar to something you’ve just clicked on.<p>If it sometimes seems like Facebook knows you personally, that’s because it does. It …

Law firm boss killed himself under train after row with wife on mini break, inquest hears

Head of one of Britain's top law firms stepped into path of express train after texting wife: 'The irony of the ultimate selfish act is not lost on me'<p>The head of one of Britain's leading law firms threw himself to his death under an express train less than 24 hours after he had a row with his wife …

7 Netflix Documentaries Every Entrepreneur Should Watch

<i>This piece originally appeared on The Hustle.com.</i><p>Netflix (nflx) is great for Friday nights spent on the couch, long study breaks in the library, and</i> …

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Even in a place attuned to two-wheeled traffic, it was a rare sight one evening last fall to witness a bicycle convoy ferrying a...<p>You’ve heard the term thrown around, but what does it actually mean, and where in the world is...<p>A forward-thinking group home in the 20th arrondissement channels a …

Home Ownership

Why Culture Is More Important Than You Think!

Your company culture is the unique collection of values that defines for your organization, what is and is not tolerated, accepted, and lauded. If corporate transformation sounds difficult, that's because it is. According to research done by The Boston Consulting Group, PwC, and my own research, …

Use These 24 Tools to Run Your Business From Anywhere in the World

Nearly a quarter, 23 percent, of Americans worked from home in 2014, according to a recent Bureau of Labor Statistics survey. If you’re one of the …

The Once-a-Day, 3-Minute Secret to Success for Keeping Clutter Under Control

Of course, there never is a magic bullet for anything. Having a clean, organized home takes effort, no lie. But, it is possible to help keep your …

Minimalism

Corroborating Workplace Bullying Complaints Through Documentation

In this Blog, Ruth and Phil MacNeill of PRMAC Consulting and Research share their perspective on corroborating workplace bullying complaints through …

Workplace Bullying

Infographics That Will Teach you how to cook your beef well!

Research Finds Emotional Abuse Is As Destructive As Physical Abuse To Children

It’s widely known that physical child abuse has long-lasting and far-reaching consequences for people, from post-traumatic stress disorder and severe …

Psychology

David Cameron plans parenting classes for all families

Prime Minister says he wants attending parenting classes - with advice on managing behaviour and helping children to play - to become an "aspirational" thing for all families to do<p>All parents should enrol in state-backed parenting classes to learn how to raise their children properly, David Cameron …

The Art of Achieving a Work-Life Balance: Quotes From Some of the Most Successful People Who Prove You Can Do It All

Too often people believe that to achieve success, they must give up their personal life. They do not believe that work-life balance is possible in a meaningful way. These people miss out on the meaningful moments in theirs, and the people's that are important to their lives. They never realize that …

5 Practices to Get Started on LinkedIn and Staying Connected

1) <b>Create A Complete Profile</b><p>Having a sparse profile does not interest those who view it. Build it out with details of work experiences/projects etc. Also, a profile with a number of keywords to your industry will increase the views to your profile.<p>Update your headline with keywords about you do …

5 Reasons Why Humility is Important in Leadership

What comes to mind when you picture the archetype of a leader? Is it a brash and enterprising executive like Richard Branson? A perfection-driven …

Leadership

This small island nation is crucial to controlling the Asia-Pacific chessboard

Subsequent economic sanctions imposed by Russia on Turkey and their ramifications on prospective energy projects between the two have also increased the hostility between the two states.<p>However, the larger picture entails one of outside powers leveraging a key city's (or city-state's) geostrategic …

9 Productivity Tips from People Who Write About Productivity

In recent years, work has become infinitely more complex.<p>Technological innovations have led to round-the-clock work schedules and mounting expectations. Our assignments have grown more collaborative, requiring more coordination, conference calls, and meetings. We now face an endless barrage of …

30 Books to Help Further Your Career

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22 ways to earn passive income

Making money while you sleep.<p>Has a nice ring to it, doesn't it?<p>After reading books like "Rich Dad Poor Dad" and "4 Hour Work Week," I became interested obsessed with making passive income.<p>Whenever someone needs additional income, the stereotypical suggestion offered is to "get a part-time job."<p>But …

Something Extraordinary Is Happening in the World, And Most People Haven't Noticed

Most of us haven't quite realized there is something extraordinary happening.<p>A few months ago, I freed myself from standard-procedure society. I broke the chains of fear that kept me locked up into the system. Since then, I see the world from a different perspective: the one that everything is …

Plan These 4 Things Now to Be Ready for 2016 | Inc.com

As 2015 comes to an end, organizations are taking a look back at the year and planning for the next one. When it comes to business planning, much of the blueprint for success for 2016 is in the top trends, successes and failures of the past year. Below is your guide to successful planning for 2016, …

Customer Experience

7 Sustainable Business Trends for 2016 | Inc.com

As we stand on the cusp between 2015 and 2016, I believe we are at a turning point between one form of capitalism and another. Hopefully, we will soon leave behind the roaring '80s, Gordon Gekko, greed dictating the rules, and the practice of squeezing business to maximize shareholder value in the …

Sustainability

FACE READING: How To Read Faces - The Ultimate Advantage

The 10 most popular free online courses for professionals

Your education shouldn't stop when you leave the classroom.<p>Learning new skills is a great way to expand your mind and get ahead in your career — and it's easier than ever with a plethora of online classes just a click away.<p>A good place to start is with this year's most popular Coursera courses from …

Online Education

10 Things Investors Must See In Your Idea To Invest | Inc.com

Pitching is one of the most studied arts for investors to raise money. Being able to do it well can result in millions of funding, failing to do it properly can cause your business to be in a constant uphill battle. To figure out the best way to impress investors with your pitch, I talked to the …

Small Business

12 Ways To Get Help When You Feel Completely Alone

You will never be weak for seeking out help.

Mental Health