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6 things that seem really romantic in your relationship, but are actually dangerous

As magical as it feels, falling in love can cause our perspectives to shift in ways that don’t necessarily benefit us. Before we know it, we can …

Here Are the 2 Words You Need to Say to Yourself in Order to Become Unstoppable | Inc.com

Maybe it's a good idea you watch your mouth.<p>When we decide to acquire new habits and rid ourselves of old, harmful ones, we tend to focus the most on motivation and the logistics of implementation. Rarely do we consider thinking about all the possible things we subconsciously do that impede our …

Framing

Be Aware of These 8 Signs Of A Manipulator

While we all are manipulative to some degree, manipulators engage in set behaviors on a regular basis. Manipulators use deceptive and underhanded …

Emotional Intelligence

Firm restoring Puerto Rico's power threatened to quit, mayor says

The mayor of San Juan on Wednesday accused the company restoring power to Puerto Rico of threatening to withdraw its services after she drew attention to its controversial contract.<p>Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz had demanded greater transparency over the $300m deal secured by Whitefish Energy, a tiny …

Caribbean

5 Red Flags That Your Relationship Is Turning Toxic & You Need To GTFO

Our culture has socialized us to associate drama with love. A relationship isn't real or meaningful unless we're fighting and crying all the time, …

10 Funny Things To Say On A First Date That'll Make Your Date Laugh So Hard, It Hurts

There's a lot of pressure to find funny things to say on a first date. If you don't know your date's sense of humor, it can be hard to figure out …

Tesla Turns Power Back On At Children's Hospital In Puerto Rico

Tesla has used its solar panels and batteries to restore reliable electricity at San Juan's Hospital del Niño (Children's Hospital), in what company founder Elon Musk calls "the first of many solar+battery Tesla projects going live in Puerto Rico."<p>The project came about after Puerto Rico was hit by …

Caribbean

A Disgusted Sen. Chris Murphy Calls Out The U.S. For ‘Screwing Puerto Rico For Over 100 Years’

Senator Chris Murphy (D-CT) has been vocally condemnatory of how the federal government has handled its response to Puerto Rico’s devastation in the wake of Hurricane Maria. He hasn’t minced words in other remarks or on Twitter, but he saved his most vivid language for when he today addressed the …

The Books, Podcasts and TED Talks You Need to Stay Committed to Your Goals

If you're feeling discouraged, these resources will help keep you going.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It’s 2017 and you’re probably staring a list of hefty resolutions. Good job. You’ve got some goals set up that you want to achieve. But here comes the hard part: …

7 Books to Help You Slow Down and Cheer Up

We live in a fast-paced, frantic, noisy, and highly overcharged society. Wired in more ways than one, the thought of disconnecting strikes fear in the hearts of most. We are addicted to speed — online, in life, and even in our dreams. But is this constant push forward healthy? Are our never-ending …

This LinkedIn Recruiter’s Tips For Showcasing Soft Skills On Job Interviews

“It’s more about who you are than what you do,” one LinkedIn insider explains.<p>If you’ve heard a lot about “soft skills” lately, it’s at least partly because employers want you to develop them. According to our Global Recruiting Trends study here at LinkedIn, more employers are rolling out “soft …

The 41 Best Resume Templates Ever

We know—writing and editing the perfect resume is enough of a challenge. Why should you have to spend your time and energy making it look great, …

Are these 4 résumé mistakes undermining your career?

As a manager who's hired employees and as a journalist who regularly covers career-related topics, I understand what employers want on a candidate's …

Employment

How to make your résumé stand out, according to a Harvard student who received internship offers from Microsoft and Goldman Sachs

If you want to snag a job or an internship at a top company, you'd better have a stellar résumé.<p>Jessica Pointing, a Harvard junior who won internship offers from companies like Google, Apple, Facebook, Microsoft, McKinsey, Bain, Goldman Sachs, and Morgan Stanley, previously told Business Insider …

Champagne Cocktails: You’ve Been Doing It All Wrong

Cold winter nights are the ideal time for Champagne, and its slightly more baggage-laden friend, Champagne cocktails. Unfortunately, we’ve been doing it all wrong. (I know, I know: Yet another thing.) Turns out it is not as simple as taking Champagne (or prosecco, or cava) and mixing it with …

Sparkling Wine

5 Effective Ways to Change Your Behavior And Improve Your Life | Inc.com

Lets be honest: Change Is hard. And sometimes we set goals that we can't meet. Stuff happens. Most of the time, however, it's "stuff" that we have full control over.<p>If you're stuck and looking to change up your strategy to set better goals and be more productive, here are five things that will make …

Procrastination

The Top Entrepreneur Conferences to Check Out in 2017 | Inc.com

I remember my first conference well. It was like I was the new kid in school, except no one introduced me or showed me around. I felt kind of like a loner and was pretty intimidated by so many other entrepreneurs and leaders who seemed to know exactly what they were doing.<p>As an entrepreneur, …

Entrepreneurship

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Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong<p>Chairman and CEO, NantWorks<p>LLC<p>Patrick Soon-Shiong, MD, a physician, surgeon, researcher, philanthropist and scientist, …

Business Development

This Flowchart Helps You Find Your Leadership Style

If you ever have to step up and manage people, it can be pretty difficult to figure out the best way to do it in a way that both works with your …

The Science Behind Heartbreak And How To Heal

Going through a breakup or a heartache? Here's the science behind why your heart aches and how to get back up.<p><b>It's the chemicals that are causing you to idealize your ex</b><p>When we are in lust, we have rose-tinted glasses that highlights only the positive qualities of the apple of our eye, and not the …

Fresh, Flavorful Lamb Chops With Mint-Pistachio Pesto

While this may seem like a complicated recipe, it's deceivingly simple. The lamb chops practically cook themselves in the broiler, and the pesto forms like presto after a whirl in the food processor.<p>The bright green star of the show is pesto made with mint, pistachios, and Pecorino Romano, rather …

Why The 8-Hour Workday Doesn't Work

The 8-hour workday is an outdated and ineffective approach to work. If you want to be as productive as possible, you need to let go of this relic and find a new approach.<p>The 8-hour workday was created during the industrial revolution as an effort to cut down on the number of hours of manual labor …

12 Quotes that Will Bring Peace When You Deal with Difficult People

Are there people who constantly discourage you, tell you that you’re not good enough, and generally make you feel terrible about yourself?These are …

Self-help

The wine tasting that shocked the world — and forever changed what we drink

Forty years ago, a publicity stunt for a small wine school in Paris changed the world of wine forever. The scene would look unremarkable today: Nine wine professionals swirling, sniffing, sipping, spitting and scoring their way through 20 wines in a “blind tasting,” meaning the wines were not …

Wine

Take a hike: How walking doubles your creativity

Researchers found that participants produced roughly 50 percent more total ideas when walking as opposed to sitting. And not only that, they also found that when walking, people became more talkative and within that chatter were higher-quality creative ideas.<p>So they extended the research a little …

Creativity

8 Tricks to Fall More Deeply in Love

No matter how wildly in love you are now, says Lesli Doares, marriage coach and author of <i>Blueprint For a Lasting Marriage</i>, you can always fall deeper. Ready to take an even bigger plunge? Here's how.<p><b>1. Try something new together.</b><p>Doing the same old thing day after day can dull your affections. But …

Relationships

The biggest secret to learning a new language, according to a CEO who speaks 7

You put in tons of effort, but it just feels impossible to move off the plateau?<p>You have a large vocabulary, and you understand a lot but when it comes to speaking, you keep wondering why you can't sound like a native speaker?<p>Well, I had the same feeling with English when I started to learn it many …

5 Things That Could Tell Others A Lot About Your Personality Secrets

Sometimes we tend to judge people by their attitude rather than getting to know the person. Each of us also has our own unique threshold for …

Psychology

11 time-saving Microsoft Word hacks you won't know how you lived without

Microsoft Word tips? I know what you’re thinking: Is it 1995 again? <i>Am I back in seventh grade?</i><p>No – we’re definitely squarely in 2016. But that …

Software