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This $213 Train Ride Lets You See America's Most Beautiful Bucket List Sites

With its vast deserts, lush national parks, and bustling cities, there's a long list of attractions that belong on a U.S. bucket list, and travel …

San Francisco

This Japanese Facial Massage Will Totally Transform Your Face In One Minute

As a beauty editor, I've had the privilege of trying all sorts of professional facial treatments, but regardless of what spa I'm at or what …

Skin Care

I've Been to Italy 12 Times—These Spots Are Straight Out of a Fairy Tale

You'd be forgiven for thinking Natalie Obradovich is permanently on vacation. The blonde perennially tanned travel photographer seems to spend more …

Italy

The Better-Than-Water Drink I Sip to Stay Hydrated

For two summers in a row now, my younger sister has come to visit me in New York City. She arrives at my apartment, tanned, in dusty work boots and always, always, some kind of frayed denim. We hug and kiss, and almost immediately she’s pulling from her backpack: firm, jubilant green beans; tight …

Time I

7 Best Eyebrow Growth Serums That Really Work, According to Online Reviews

There's something so tribal about the sisterhood of female friendships. We love to support one another in every way possible, and this extends to the …

Skin Care

The 7 Best Open-Source Software to Download in 2018

Track time, recover lost data, burn disks and more<p>Updated June 12, 2018<p>Computers are part of our daily lives: From households to offices, and from …

Software

You Don't Just Get Fired at Amazon. What Happens Instead Is Brilliant. (Or Maybe Insane. Your Choice)

It's like "a video-conference version of the Thunderdome," as one report described it.<p>Few people would want to admit they nearly got fired from a job--especially from a big company like Amazon.<p>But a woman named Jane, who works at Amazon's headquarters in Seattle, came clean recently about her …

Employment

Want to Radically Improve Your Life? Ask Yourself 3 Powerful Questions Most of Us Have Never Thought of

Research found that the average person has about 60,000 thoughts per day. The bad news? 80 percent of those thoughts are negative and fear-based. Here are three questions to instantly curtail a negative mind.<p>If you're going through the ups and downs of life, maybe thinking about quitting on that …

Self-help

Warren Buffett: If you invest this way, 'you can't miss'

When Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett makes investing decisions, he focuses on one thing only: the facts.<p>"You have to be able to play out your …

Investing

How Jeff Bezos makes the right decision 30 years in advance

Throughout the years, many people have doubted Jeff Bezos and Amazon.<p>He’s most famous today for being the richest person alive, and while his image in the media oscillates between both good and bad, one thing is for certain — no one doubts him anymore. Amazon is an absolute giant of a company.<p>That …

Jeff Bezos

3 Monster Stocks in the Making

Looking for growth potential? Look to China.<p>For investors willing to take on above-average risk in pursuit of huge returns, the Chinese tech sector …

How To Spot A Market Bubble

We previously published an article detailing why we didn’t think the bull market or economic expansion would end in the near term and why economic …

How to Use the Rule of 78 in Business and Sales

Using the Rule of 78 in Business and Sales<p>Updated June 01, 2018<p>Whether you’re a novice or a serial entrepreneur, most small business owners welcome …

I'm a founder who has raised $77 million over the last 10 years — here's my best advice on how to raise startup money, even when lots of people reject you

Fundraising is hard.<p>In 2009, Y Combinator gave our fledgling company, Mixpanel, $15,000.<p>During that summer session, half our batch died after demo day — a day where you get to pitch investors in Silicon Valley. We got a lot of no's — 11, to be precise. Two VCs thought we should get a CEO, and one …

The One Skincare Mistake That’s Giving You Wrinkles, According To A Dermatologist

Wrinkles happen–it’s just a fact of life. As you get older, wrinkles are usually the first signs of aging to appear on your face. While they’re …

These two men paid over $650,000 for lunch with Warren Buffett—here are 3 things they learned

The average American spends just over $1,000 a year getting lunch at restaurants. But investors Guy Spier, 52, and Mohnish Pabrai, 53, spent $650,100 …

Investing

4 Supposed Mosquito Repellents That Absolutely Don't Work, According to Science (and 5 That Do)

Tried a "sure-fire" mosquito repellent and still got bitten? It's not your fault.<p>It's officially summer and you know what that means: hiking, swimming, backyard barbecues...and mosquitoes. Everyone is bothered by them, but some people think they've found the perfect antidote to unpleasant and …

Mosquitoes

Anthony Hopkins: ‘Most of this is nonsense, most of this is a lie’

I come from a generation where men are not very good at receiving or giving love. We don’t understand it<p>He tried to quieten down, but his mother said, ‘Why don’t you just be the bastard that you really are?’<p>I don’t have a temper any more. I get impatient, but I try not to judge<p>I did know about the …

The Theatre

Here's why Google employees meditate before and after meetings

“There’s so much to do, and so little time,” says Connor Swenson, from the Partnerships team at Google for Entrepreneurs, as he explains how time is finite. There’s not a whole lot you can do about it in the office, except work more productively. As he tells the audience at TNW Conference: “I don’t …

3 Stocks You Can Buy and Hold Forever

Investors can't go wrong owning these mature businesses with an impeccable track record and an eye on the future.<p>One of the best ways for individual …

I No Longer Need Foundation Because of These 5 Skincare Products

These days, I can best describe my skincare routine as a product of beauty editor backlash. While I can't exactly complain about my access to dozens …

Science Says This Is the Best Way to Motivate Other People to Change Their Behavior

You can't force people to change but you can influence them.<p>Whether you want an employee to participate more in meetings, or you want your spouse to pitch in more around the house, you can't force someone to change their behavior.<p>You can, however, have a strong influence over another individual. …

Psychology

Bikini world champion Rachel Dillon reveals her go-to workout

The $15 fitness gizmo that's the key to becoming a booty queen: 'Kim Kardashian' look-a-like reveals her go-to workout - and the diet hacks she uses …

From hormonal to alcohol belly, what each stomach type looks like

What's your tummy type? Dietitian explains four common protruding bellies - and the best ways to whip them back into shape<p><b>Different things cause</b> …

10 Chickpea Dessert Recipes That Don't Taste Healthy

10 Chickpea Dessert Recipes That (Thankfully) Don't Taste Healthy<p>Don't worry, you won't taste the healthy ingredients.<p>May 01, 2018<p>A good source of …

A new kind of probiotic could change the $38 billion market by using real science

Seed, a new company with some big names behind it, is about to sprout onto the $38-billion probiotics scene— with a product that is designed to improve your digestion and health based on scientific research.<p>As supplements, probiotics are largely unregulated by the US Food and Drug Administration. …

Dry body brushing will totally transform your skin... here's exactly how to do it

From Miranda Kerr to Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, you can't move for celebrities preaching the benefits of dry body brushing.<p>But if you're absolutely …

The 5 Best Exercises For Burning Belly Fat

A flat belly is a badge of honour. It’s an outward sign that you keep fit and watch what you eat.<p>And beyond the vanity aspects, a more chiseled torso …

Coconut Golden Milk: A Soothing Beverage With Benefits

Turmeric is an ancient spice that has been used in Eastern countries for thousands of years in cooking and traditional medicine. Its golden hue and …

Believing Any of These 4 Customer-Experience Myths Could Sink Your Brand

There's a reason why Adidas' Boston Marathon 'congratulatory' email didn't kill the brand.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In a Bain & Company study, 80 percent of CEOs surveyed said they believed they were delivering a superior customer experience. But only 8 percent of …