Barsan Gabriel

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Lose 10 Pounds in a Week by Turning Your Metabolism Into a Fat-Burning Machine

For women who’ve tried Atkins, or any of the low-carb diets that are so popular right now, this story probably sounds familiar: “You see someone …

Nutrition

Your First Look at the Mercedes-Benz Pickup Truck

Look for the full reveal next Tuesday.<p>Last year, when Mercedes announced its plans to build a pickup truck, we were as surprised as anyone else. Technically, the G63 AMG 6x6 was a truck, but it was built in tiny numbers. Mercedes has built work vans for a number of years, but a pickup would be …

3 steps to creating an online business that earns $1,000 a month, from an entrepreneur who did it

While 99% of the population is going to work every day, trading their time for money ... there's a special group of in-the-know people who are waking up to a world of financial potential that most people don't know is possible.<p>Imagine what it would be like to get emails like this every single …

Small Business

Learning Excel isn't just for finance professionals, it can boost anyone's productivity at work — here’s how

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Alfonso de Tomas / ShutterStock We've said it before but it bears repeating: Microsoft Excel is likely the most powerful program on …

Build a Smart Calendar and Notification Center for Family Agendas with a Raspberry Pi

We’ve seen a Raspberry Pi combined with a cheap LCD screen to create a smart calendar before, but Instructables user ozua takes it a step further …

4 Traits You Need to Change Your Life

What I know for sure is you can take an ordinary, boring, disappointing, and overwhelming life and turn it into a fulfilling, purposeful, happy, exciting and pleasurable life.<p>You don't have to suffer and keep having the same challenges in your life day after day.<p>I hear people complaining and …

10 Websites To Help You Become Smarter

In an age of so much information, it’s a whimsical thing to find people burning all their time on social media. You can only get ahead in this world …

Learning

Proof You Can Always Turn Failure into Success

<i>The Entrepreneur Insider network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

F.lux Is Available for iOS, No Jailbreak Required

iOS: F.lux, the app that changes your screen temperature based on the time of day, is one of our favorites because it makes your screen a lot more …

Apps

8 Ways To Remember Absolutely Everything You Learn

Many people wish they had a better memory for revising and learning, but through using only a few tricks you can vastly improve your memory. The mind …

Product Recalls

Why Your Morning Routine Isn't Working, and How to Fix it

The idea of waking up early, sitting down to breakfast, and writing a few pages in a journal sounds great. But in practice, it rarely works out so …

Turning a Profit When Your Product is Free

Senior lecturer and entrepreneur Jeffrey Bussgang looks at the delicate balance between community-building and monetization in the startup …

This Interview Will Help You Think Like A Venture Capitalist

I sat down recently with venture capital lawyer, Jeremy D. Glaser, who struck my attention in a previous interview on the topic of fundraising for early stage ventures. His answers gave more substance and insight than the majority of fundraising advice I had seen around the web, and I instantly …

My 5 secrets to Getting Things Done

I'm a huge fan of GTD and task management. I've been using GTD for a very long time now, and it has helped me a lot by making me much more productive …

Time Management

The Business Skill That Will Give You a 100x Advantage

Sometimes I wonder, "How would my life as an entrepreneur be different if I had learned sales at 16 years old instead of at 26?"<p>Before learning how to do a proper sales call, I earned in the low $10,000s per year for 10 years. After learning it, my business grew to one million dollars in revenue …

10 things you can learn in 10 minutes that will change your life

In fact, more than two-thirds of employees reported being overloaded at work, according to Cornerstone's 2014 State Of Workplace Productivity Report. And 84% think the overload won't be letting up anytime soon — it's increasing.<p>In light of this reality, you're probably searching for the best …

5 Signs Your Life Is a Mess And How to Fix It Fast

Have you ever had one of those moments when you realize your life is way out of balance? With so many aspects of life to juggle -- career, relationships, health, finances, etc -- it's next to impossible to experience continuous equilibrium at all times.<p>Because of that, sometimes 'sudden' disarray …

13 Strategies For Parenting Your Tweens (That Worked On Your Toddlers)

© Shutterstock<p>The “sweet spot” of parenting abruptly comes to a halt when your child becomes a tween. It’s loud and messy and sometimes very ugly. …

The Best Book About Fatherhood

Fatherhood

How to stop procrastinating and start succeeding

Show me someone who doesn't procrastinate, and I'll show you a robot. <i>Everyone</i> procrastinates.<p>I definitely do.<p>One example: I've written more than five million published words. (Keep the long-winded jokes to yourself.) You might assume it's easy for me to sit down and write, but at times it's …

10 Things Productive People Do Before Bed

The most productive people all have certain habits in their daily routines that contribute to their success. They understand that their success …

Motivation

The 100 Most Useful Websites On The Internet

Back in September 2014, it was estimated that there are now over one billion websites on the internet, with that number increasing every second. With …

Wolfram Alpha

How To Stay Motivated All Day, Every Day

It is believed that those that are truly successful and able to conquer mountains and achieve their goals are people that are flawless and that don’t …

5 TED 2015 Technologists That Are Building The Future

The thing about TED is – there’s no way to prepare for it. You can clear your mind, leave your pre-concieved notions behind, and shut off your phone. But no matter what you do it tends to grab you in ways you can’t anticipate.<p>And while a thousand authors, scientists, artists, investors, and …

Human Rights

Here’s how to build the ultimate retro gaming machine with Raspberry Pi or Pi 2

<i>Updated 3/20/2015: We’ve confirmed this information also applies to the Raspberry Pi 2, which is quicker than its predecessor, and have changed the</i> …

Raspberry Pi