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The Leader’s Calendar

In the lexicon of management, the CEO is the epitome of leadership. Yet surprisingly little is known about this unique role. While CEOs are the ultimate power in their companies, they face challenges and constraints that few others recognize.<p>Running a large global company is an exceedingly complex …

Management

3 Reasons Leaders Should Be More Specific

Whether things at your company are going well or poorly, it's always a good time to get down to the nitty-gritty.<p>No matter who you are, what kind of company you run, or how long you've been doing it, you'll never make the right calls 100 percent of the time. The only way to avoid making any …

Success

The Largest Iceberg In Antarctica Is About To Disappear Forever, Reveals NASA Photo

It used to be the most imposing iceberg in history, but now it’s nearing its inescapable end. Antarctica’s largest iceberg, B-15, is heading toward …

Antarctica

7 tips to bring your productivity to the next level

You want to make the most of your time. The most successful people you admire always seem to know exactly what to do and when. How can you reach this …

Time Management

Warren Buffett explains why he never listens to economists

Warren Buffett believes economists do not add value for investors.<p>In a 2016 interview video clip found using CNBC's Warren Buffett Archive, the …

Why a Daily Habit of Reading Books Should be Your Priority, According to Science

Consuming the written word is exceptionally good for people.<p>Twenty six percent of adults in the United States have not read even a portion of a book within the last year. It's an unfortunate reality considering that researchers have found that consuming the written word is exceptionally good for …

The Brain

Study Predicts Unexpected Climate Change Effects To Come

We tend to think the main threats of climate change are warmer oceans and changing wind patterns, but a recent study published in Nature Climate …

Something weird is happening to the Gulf Stream current

And that could mean trouble.<p>The ocean currents that help warm the Atlantic coasts of Europe and North America have significantly slowed since the 1800s and are at their weakest in 1,600 years, according to new research my colleagues and I have conducted. As we’ve set out in a new study in <i>Nature</i>, …

This Instagrammer Is Dropping a Huge Truth Bomb About Why So Many Healthy Eaters Can’t Lose Weight

#TooReal<p>Calories don't count when you're eating Greek yogurt, right? <i>Ehhh</i> about that. Well, just see for yourself:<p>On the left-hand side, food and fitness blogger Amanda Meixner has made a bowl with:<p>1 cup 2% Greek yogurt<br>• 1 tsp honey<br>• 20g 85% dark chocolate<br>• 1 cup blueberries<br>• 1/2 cup strawberries<br>• 1/2 Tbsp …

3 Ways to Declutter Your Mind So You Can Focus on the Things That Matter Most | Inc.com

Researchers estimate you have about 60,000 thoughts each day. And many of those thoughts involve thinking the same things over and over again.<p><i>I never have enough time. I have nothing to wear. I look stupid. My house isn't clean enough. My life would be better if I had more money.</i><p>Rehashing the same …

Self-help

How Changing Just 1% Of Your Day Can Completely Transform Your Life

Each of us shares at least one thing in common: We all have at our disposal 1,440 minutes in a single day. What we do with that time, however, is …

Time I

Yoga, Sustainability, Politics, Spirituality.

12 Startups Utilizing Blockchain Technology in New Ways

Blockchain is good for a lot more than just Bitcoin.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Cryptocurrency created quite the buzz this past year. Although the technology has been around for a few years, 2017 was the year it really took off. Bitcoin, the first application of …

A Runaway Chain Reaction Under The Greenland Ice Sheet Is Threatening Its Collapse

It's losing one billion tonnes of ice every day.<p>We know that Greenland's ice sheets are melting as the world gets warmer, but new research shows this …

Global Warming

There's a 'Doorway to The Underworld' in Siberia So Big It's Uncovered Ancient Forests

A doorway to 200,000 years ago.<p>It's no secret that Siberia's permafrost is on thin ice. Conditions are varying so much that huge holes are appearing …

New NASA Maps Reveal How Rapidly Antarctica Is Melting Away

It's not looking good.<p>If the world was a glass of water, Antarctica would be the biggest ice cube floating in it. The southernmost continent is …

Antarctica

This Is What It's Like to Do 100 Crunches a Day For 1 Week

We rarely ever do ab exercises in CrossFit. That's because many of the exercises we do like squats, burpees, box jumps, and pull-ups are compound movements that engage the core — we multitask! But since one of my new year's resolutions is to press into a handstand, I know I need to give my core a …

Workouts

Burn 300+ Calories in Just 9 Minutes With This No-Equipment Workout

We’re only a few weeks into 2018 and we’ve already cheated on our workout goals. Ugh! But instead of ditching our New Year’s fitness resolutions and living the rest of the year as Netflix-binging couch potatoes, we’re finding new ways to stay motivated, including mixing up our fitness plan by …

Exercise

Trump's view that ice caps 'setting records' baffles scientists

OSLO (Reuters) - Scientists puzzled on Monday over U.S. President Donald Trump's assertion that ice caps are "setting records" when much of the world's ice from the Alps to the Andes is melting amid global warming.<p>Trump cast doubt on mainstream scientific findings about climate change in an …

Global Warming

Focus on This One Thing, and You'll Build a Successful Business Eventually. Ignore It, and You Might Never Make It.

What is the one thing? Whatever you want it to be.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Business Rockstars works with fellow Entrepreneur Network partner Scott Duffy of Business and Burgers to break down one simple metaphor that can …

Smoothie Kits Are Your Answer to an Easier Breakfast Routine

Smoothies have long been a part of my regular breakfast lineup, no matter what time of year. These cool drinks are a satisfying way to refuel after …

Growing a community starts with your product

Listen, learn, co-create and design network effects.<p>I previously wrote about how genuine, sustained growth comes from everyone in the company having …

Aging Gracefully With These 7 Essential Vitamins You Really Need After Age 40

These supplements and whole foods can help you live a long and healthy life<p>Think of vitamins and nutrients as an army that will fight off age-related …

This Challenging, No-Equipment Move Is Exactly What You Need to Tighten Your Waistline

The oblique V-crunch, sometimes called a "mermaid crunch," strengthens and tones your waistline by targeting the obliques — the abdominal muscles on either side of your rectus abdominis (that six-pack zone in the middle!). Here's how it's done:<p>Lie on your right side with your left hand behind your …

Workouts

10 Questions to Ask Yourself if You Want to Have an Amazing Year | Inc.com

According to science, if you want to actually keep your New Year's resolution, it's better to start it February first. Why? Because the hubbub of celebrations and back-to-work chaos in January often gets in the way of thoughtful commitment to our goals.<p>Whether you take that advice or not, it points …

Self-improvement

5-Minute Plank Workout

Most trainers love to suggest doing planks to work the core, and for some pretty good reasons. The classic core-stabilizing move is so simple, yet so …

1,000 Daily Ab Reps and These Diet Habits Have Shapprell Looking Beyond Fit at 46

Google the phrase "aging in reverse," and you'll likely see a picture of Shapprell Dallas smiling back at you. A 46-year-old mom and fitness instructor who resides in Florida, Shapprell doesn't look a day over 30, and her body is absolutely bangin'. Though it may look like she took a magical sip of …

Fitness

These are the Bitcoin alternatives to watch in 2018

Bitcoin’s surge may be ending. The cryptocurrency took the spotlight last year, skyrocketing into mainstream consciousness with a massive price rise. …

This Might Be IKEA's Most Versatile Organizing System

IKEA's Algot collection is a closet system, a modular, budget-friendly alternative to something like the Container Store's Elfa. But like a lot of …

Oxygen Is Disappearing From the World's Oceans at an Alarmingly Rapid Pace

Tech & Science Ocean Oxygen Climate Change<p><i>Updated |</i> The ocean is running out of oxygen at a rapid speed—and the depletion could choke to death much …