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This Crazy Before-and-After Photo Will Make You Drown Your Face in Vitamin C

Like hyaluronic acid or retinol, vitamin C is a skincare ingredient that lives up to its buzz. Applied topically, it brightens dull skin, stimulates …

Skin Care

Why You Should Hit the Sauna Post-workout (Video)

The relaxing habit comes with health benefits.<p>For many gymgoers, a post-exercise sauna session is the reward for a workout well done. And a new study …

Workouts

The Most Underrated Travel Destinations in the World

Looking for somewhere off-the-beaten path that's not overrun with tourists? Here are our picks for an unforgettable under-the-radar …

28 First Dates That Aren't Dinner & A Movie

You meet someone, sparks fly, and you exchange phone numbers. After some witty banter via text (<i>OMG you love</i> Big Mouth <i>too??</i>), you finally set a first …

A 36-year-old who learned to invest like Warren Buffett explains how saving can actually cost you money

If you're just saving and not investing, you're setting yourself up to lose money in the long run. That's a lesson Danielle Town, author of …

Investing

What foods are high in protein?

Eating foods high in protein has many benefits, including muscle building, weight loss, and feeling fuller after eating. Though eating lots of …

How a 34-year-old turned $200 into a company he sold for over $10 million in a matter of months

Thirteen years ago as a broke college student, Trevor Chapman took a job selling pest control door-to-door to make extra money. Eventually, he …

eCommerce

Google Just Launched a New Tool to Help You Find Cheap Flights. Here's How to Use It

It'll help you find good quality flights on a budget.<p>The introduction of “basic economy” fares in the last couple of years has made finding a deal on …

How to Bike Your Way to Weight Loss

Do you use biking to lose weight? Bicycling is a great leisure activity, but if you are bike riding for weight loss you need to structure your …

6 reasons this is the perfect thank-you email to send after a job interview

• The interview thank you email is a crucial part of getting the job you want.<br>• When you don't send a thank you email or letter after an interview, you …

Interviewing for your dream job? 4 savvy questions to ask the hiring manager

Where do you see yourself in five years? What are your greatest strengths and weaknesses? What interests you about this position? Heading into a job …

Asking This in an Interview Makes Hiring Managers Seriously Question Your Work Ethic

Steer clear of asking this question point-blank.<p>Barry Drexler trains his clients for one of the most important moments of their entire lives. No, he's not an Olympic coach. He's an expert interview coach.<p>Drexler has trained hundreds of job candidates, helping them boost their interview skills so …

These gluten-free oatmeal banana cookies double as a gym-bag friendly breakfast

If your #IWokeUpLikeThis is less “sun-drenched selfie with a green juice” and more frazzled, pack-the-gym-bag-and-get-out-the-door, odds are that …

Get a job offer? Ask these questions when negotiating

If you’re on the job hunt and you’ve played your cards right, then perhaps you’ve found yourself in the following scenario: you’ve successfully made it through a series of interviews, waited patiently, been contacted by a hiring manager or HR representative, and been made a job offer.<p>Often, this is …

Why More One-Person Businesses Are Breaking $1 Million In Revenue

The number of solo entrepreneurs and partnerships hitting seven-figures rose 33 percent since 2011.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>[Adapted essay from <i>The Million-Dollar, One-Person Business</i>]<p>When Katherine Krug raised $1.2 million on Kickstarter to manufacture …

Five gorgeous short hikes in Europe

Each of these five short hikes is an introduction to a stunning part of Europe away from well-trodden hiking trails. All the walks can be completed in a few hours and the paths are well signposted.<p>Ladder of Kotor, Montenegro<p>The Ladder of Kotor is what remains of a historic cross-country route that …

Hiking

10 Vegetarian Lunches You’ll Never Get Tired of Eating

Bonus: They’re super easy to pack.<p>When I was a kid there was never much variety when it came to my lunches, especially since I was a vegetarian: My …

24 hidden iPhone settings you should know about

Dig deeper into iOS.<p>Part of the appeal of the iPhone is its simplicity—you can grab it right out of the box and starting setting it up without reading any instructions. However, behind that simple, intuitive interface, you'll find dozens of lesser-known settings and options. Here are 24 you can use …

Apps

Get Glowing Skin by Your Wedding Date with These Retinol Products

If there’s one skincare ingredient that’s been in the spotlight the past few years, it’s retinol. The vitamin A derivative has long been a major force in the beauty industry, but it seems more and more retinol-based products are hitting the market these days. And for very good reason: Retinol is a …

The 10 most popular fiction books of 2017

We can't say no to a psychological thriller, by the looks of it.<p>Who doesn't love a good novel to get stuck into? Or more specifically, a good psychological thriller. Because by the looks of Amazon's round-up of bestselling ebooks in 2017, that's what we're the biggest fans of. Here are the 10 …

Trying to Get Pregnant? Consider These Lifestyle Adjustments

Nearly half of all pregnancies are considered unplanned, which can be a surprising statistic for those actively trying to conceive.<p>While many women choose to take the “it happens when it happens” approach, others try their best to prepare however they can. If you’re along the journey to a baby, …

How To Travel Like A Millionaire (Without The Wallet)

Here are some travel tricks and tips that will help you travel in complete luxury on 2018, just like a millionaire, but without a millionaire’s …

13 Real Ways I Make Money Online

Here's how you can make bank from the web.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Jeff Rose explains 13 ways you can make money online, from podcasting to sponsored content. The internet provides a massive opportunity for …

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After Interviewing Hundreds of Job Candidates, I've Learned to Look for These 4 Things | Inc.com

Rapidly scaling your business can involve going on what might feel like a hiring spree.<p>Every entrepreneur dreams of launching something that gets an instant, positive response from the market. But being a runaway success can come with its own challenges -- one being the need to build up a team …

Employment

10 things a cardiologist wants you to know about new blood pressure guidelines

The point is not to put more people on medication, which can come with side-effects, but to get more Americans to reduce their numbers through …

Diabetes

Always Ask 1 Simple Question at the End of Your Job Interview | Inc.com

Literally, I have advised 100s of college students about job interviews. Teaching at a small college means I wear many hats, and this aspect of guiding students as they embark on internships and first jobs is one I very much enjoy.<p>Let's face it, there are tons of articles, opinions, and viewpoints …

Communication Skills

6 signs that you should 'nope' right out of that job interview

There are a lot of articles covering things you should or should not do during a job interview. You should dress nice, answer questions confidently and have the right body language. You should not fidget with your pen, ask about vacation or compensation policy or even sit without being offered a …

The 9 Characteristics Of People Who Get Promoted

When I talk to my personal branding clients about their career goals, one regular topic of enthusiastic discussion is getting promoted to a more senior role. Being promoted is one of the most important milestones in an upwardly mobile career path, yet promotions aren’t guaranteed. In fact, they …

Self-improvement

A Harvard Junior Who Got Internship Offers From Google, Apple, Facebook, and More Shares Her 7 Tips to Ace an Interview

She says it's important to be prepared and stay relaxed.<p>Jessica Pointing knows how to interview.<p>The Harvard University junior received internship …