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The Perfect Weed Brownie Recipe For 420

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How to live in New York for $1,375 a month, thanks to this startup

Communal living could just be the next big thing in New York's long-tortured and inflated real estate market.<p>WeLive, a communal living space operated …

23 Michael Jordan Quotes That Will Immediately Boost Your Confidence

What M.J. would say about North Carolina's loss to Villanova.<p>Last night, Villanova beat North Carolina to become NCAA National Champions. Villanova deserves respect and applause for their victory. However, what would Michael Jordan say to the team of his alma mater after such a defeat?<p>Fittingly, …

Michael Jordan

23 NYC subway facts to entertain even the most jaded commuter

Public transportation in the U.S. serves a dual purpose: It gets us where we want to go (most of the time), while also being the bane of our …

5 Important Reasons Why You Need to Stop Procrastinating

Putting things off that should be done today just leads to problems.<p>With distractions at an arm's reach at all times these days, it's all too easy to find reasons to procrastinate. Don't waste another second making excuses for the things you have to do. If you're putting off some tasks right now, …

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8 Crucial Entrepreneurial Skills You Won’t Learn in School

You won't pick up these skills in a classroom, but you can't run a business without them.<p>Entrepreneurship may be a major in some business schools but there are many things you just can't learn in the classroom.<p>Here are eight skills you'll need to possess when becoming a business owner in the real …

Entrepreneurship

17 Signs You Are Stepping Towards Success, Even If You Don't Feel You Are.

Not sure if you’re on the right curve along the road to success?<p>There are lots of times when all of us feel that success is far from our reach. We …

9 Successful People Share Their Smartest Money Tips

If you want to be the best, you have to learn from the best.<p>“Successful people look at other successful people as a means to motivate themselves,” …

Success

Productivity: 7 Tips To Get Things Done

<b>A big part of feeling overwhelmed is the lack of time and project management.</b><p>Many people say you need to build your confidence, get all your systems in place, etc but the first step (really!) is the time and project management. If you've ever worked for someone else before you started your …

9 things to do on Sunday night to set yourself up for a successful week

In fact, a 2013 poll conducted by Monster.com found that a whopping 78% of surveyed adults worldwide experience the "Sunday night blues" on a regular basis.<p>Even if you love your job and typically look forward to getting back into the swing of things, "it's easy to feel a bit of trepidation on …

Time Management Secrets From 29 Straight-A Students

What does it take to maintain straight As at MIT or Harvard? What does it take to be a straight-A student in high school, while juggling varsity sports and numerous activities?<p>I recently had the chance to interview 29 straight-A students while researching my new book, <i>15 Secrets Successful People</i> …

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The Easiest Thing You Can Do to Be a Great Boss

Most leaders receive surprisingly little development before assuming their first supervisory roles. In fact, many get no leadership training at all until they’ve been in the executive ranks for nearly a decade—reaching, on average, age 42.<p>But whether you’ve had formal training or not, there’s one …

11 Morning Habits That Will Change Your Life (And Make You More Creative)

<i>Your alarm clock goes off and it’s time to mindlessly shower, brush your teeth, eat breakfast, then head to work. Is that really all there is?</i>In …

The Road to Success Is Boring — and That's OK

For a long time I was only “half in” my business.<p>I had a good idea. It was sort of working. But life kept getting in the way. I always had a reason …

Motivation

Researchers discovered a psychological trick that will help you stop procrastinating

The idea is that you'll get a thrill out of checking those individual items off your to-do list and, before you know it, you'll have completed the whole project.<p>The strategy is based on a study out of Pennsylvania State University. Researchers asked participants to pick up one of two buckets and …

21 easy habits to start today that will help you 5 years from now

One Quora thread is full of such contemplations, originally addressed to a 23-year-old physics student but applicable to everybody.<p>Here are the takeaways.<p><b>1. Work on your public speaking skills.</b> It's scary. Even Warren Buffett used to throw up before giving a speech. But it's crucial: As you advance …

This One Simple Thing Can Make Your Life Much Better

Many people have written to me saying they love all the research on bettering themselves but need that first step on how to shoehorn it in to their …

12 Timeless Truths to Learn from Bruce Lee, Master of Self Mastery

<b>“The key to immortality is first living a life worth remembering”.</b> <b>– Bruce Lee</b><p>Bruce Lee, an influential martial artist, teacher, actor, film director, …

8 specialty websites that let you book a luxury hotel room for cheap

Insiders know where to book a luxe hotel on the cheap. Of course there are the major online travel agencies like Priceline, Orbitz, and Hotels.com, but those are just a starting point for in-the-know travelers.<p>Here are eight websites that let you book luxury hotels for less.

58 Ways To Motivate Yourself Today

Every day we have to find new energy to deal with difficult problems and difficult people. Here are some ways that can help you recreate your …

Motivation

National Park Secrets: 10 Fresh Ways to Find Paradise

The National Park Service celebrates its 100th anniversary next year, meaning hoopla, poo-bahs, and crowds. If 2014 saw a record 292.8 million park visitors, just imagine the chaos that a centennial year will bring. Even this year, parks are expecting record numbers.<p>But you'll only get hounded by …

5 Great Free Android Apps that do Amazing Things

5 Great Free Android Apps that do Amazing Things The iPhone Can’t<p>It’s been quite a while, Android fans, however one of your most loved arrangement of …