Annette Klaus

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How a 30-something couple got rich and retired by not joining home ownership 'cult'

Kristy Shen and Bryce Leung are a 30-something couple who retired last year with more than a million bucks in the bank. Now they travel the …

For a More Creative Brain, Follow These 5 Steps

Nearly all great ideas follow a similar creative process and this articles explains how this process works. Understanding this is important because creative thinking is one of the most useful skills you can possess. Nearly every problem you face in work and in life can benefit from creative …

Creativity

8 Things the Most Successful People Do Every Night

Your happy and productive tomorrow starts tonight.<p>The importance of good morning habits is a no-brainer. It's common sense that if you wake up early and do good things to ramp your body and mind up for the day, those things will pay off. How we spend our evenings gets a lot less attention, but it's …

How to get a wardrobe that means you’ll never spend more than 5 minutes getting dressed

With new studies showing the average woman spends 17 minutes a day deciding what to wear each morning, Lisa Armstrong suggests how to whittle back your wardrobe so you save an hour a week. And never feel like you have nothing to wear…<p>Seventeen minutes out of 24 hours – is that such a terrible …

How Running Your Meetings Differently Can Transform Your Culture

Meetings. Some are dreaded, others are valuable. Make sure your meetings are productive and a good use of time. Your culture will thank you for it.<p><i>By Bob Pothier, director for Partners in Leadership and a former GE exec who works with leaders to create greater accountability across the work force</i> …

This Is Why Everyone's So Obsessed With Turmeric Right Now

Plus, some delicious ideas on how to add this healthy spice to your diet.<p>Turmeric, the vibrant spice so prominent in Indian cuisine, has been gaining in popularity stateside. Google’s Food Trends reported a 56 percent increase in search since last November -- they're predicting it to be the …

Antiinflammatory

How to get paid what you are worth

Sitting back and waiting for an appealing offer won't help you get paid what you're worth. Get details on how your cover letter and negotiating …

Employment

20 Easy Life Hacks That Will Make You Wealthy

Stop blaming failures on bad luck.<p>Many people strike it rich by just making one smart career move, investing in the right stocks or even inheriting a …

4 lessons we can learn from Denmark about happiness at work

That's roughly the equivalent of the valuation of Google or Apple, the world's two most valuable companies.<p>Entrepreneurs have been grappling with unhappy employees for years, with U.S. employee engagement hovering at or below 30% since at least the year 2000, and it's taking its toll on American …

Happiness

What Causes Love to Go Away?

Q<p>What does it take to sustain a happy and successful relationship/marriage?<p>A<p>Although the differences between men and women have been much emphasized, …

Relationships

Stress Could Be Destroying Your Brain — Here’s How

Which can lead to memory loss and depression<p>Long-term stress can have lots of effects on the body—it can cause chronic muscle tension, heart problems, and fertility issues in both men and women. Now researchers have performed a new study in mice that they believe reveals another effect of chronic …

The Brain

The Kindest, Most Effective Way to Call Things Off with Someone You're Not Into

You don't have to be a dick about it.<p>If you’re dabbling in the dating circuit, odds are you’ve met a few promising dudes who turned out to be duds (okay, maybe more than a few). And since you’re a kind, normal human, you’ve probably also discovered that it can be tricky to slam the brakes on things …

Are You Saying Yes or No to Life? 3 Ways to Know

What do you say yes to? No to?<p>Life is an accumulation of decisions you make to move toward something or shy away. And when you come to a crossroad in life, it's important to ask: Am I running towards something or running away?<p>If you find yourself in a situation where you need to make a decision, …

Employment

Non-monogamy showed me what it really means to be with someone | Kate Iselin

Being in an open relationship flies in the face of everything we are brought up to believe about ‘loose’ women being undesirables<p>Non­-monogamy, polyamory, open relationships: whatever your preferred term, it can be a heavy word to drop at the dinner table.<p>For many, it conjures up images of swinging …

7 Hobbies Science Says Will Make You Smarter

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>For a long time, it was believed that people are born with a given level of intelligence and the best we could do in life was to live up to our potential. Scientists have now proven that we can actually <i>increase</i> our potential and enjoy …

The Brain

Octopuses Are Aliens Say Scientists After Examining The Mollusc's DNA

A new study has revealed that octopuses are basically aliens. Research on their individual DNA make-up discovered that they are unlike any other …

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