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Markybox: Monthly Creativity for the Family

Markybox is no ordinary subscription service. Rather it focuses on two key parts – fostering creativity and also fostering the relationship between …

6 Effective Ways To Train Your Creative Mind

The one constant thing in our life is change. We cannot avoid it and the more we resist change the tougher our life becomes.<p>Trust me, I know this …

2 Things Better Than Hiring Creative People

You can expedite building the creativity of your people by hiring creative people. Better yet--hiring a creative team. Here is why and how.<p><i>This article is an adapter excerpt from my upcoming book "un-kill creativity: how corporate America can out-innovate startups."</i><p>Creativity in organizations is …

Is there life after death? Some genes turn on after the body's demise, study finds

‘Is there life after death?’ is a question that has dominated human thinking since time immemorial.<p>But now researchers have discovered that an …

Britain Votes to Exit EU, Pound Plunges and Cameron to Step Down

Britain has voted to exit the 28-nation bloc, unleashing market turmoil, political uncertainty and untold damage to the global fashion …

When People Live-Stream Murder and Suicide, Who Watches?

As the popularity of live-streaming services like Periscope and Facebook Live grows, users have taken to these platforms to broadcast self-harm and acts of violence. Hundreds witness these tragedies in real time, but very few intervene.<p>In 2008 a 19-year-old college student named Abraham Biggs …

Three TFA Teachers Resign After Leak of Offensive Messages About Students

By onJune 23, 2016 4:33 PM<p>Three Teach for America teachers have resigned from a Rhode Island charter school after their expletive-filled messages …

Education

How to Deliver the Perfect Business Pitch: 8 Tips Inspired by 'Shark Tank'

Learn how to deliver a perfect product pitch from these eight successful business pitches on ABC's "Shark Tank."

7 Reasons Why Learning a Second Language Makes You A Better Person

I was raised in a bilingual household and spent my early days living in a foreign land as a third culture kid. Later, as an adult, I’ve noticed …

These 10 Networking Mistakes Will Get in the Way of Your Success

Networking with others is one of the most important ways that we have in business to find new customers and to make connections with others that can lead to our long-term success. While communications technology has taken over many of our business interactions, studies show that 84% of people still …

Networking

Miesha Tate thinks it would be ‘really cool to fight’ Cris ‘Cyborg,’ who agrees

By Des Bieler<p>Des Bieler<p>Sports reporter covering national topics, as well as supporting coverage of D.C.-area teams<p>Email Bio Follow<p>UFC bantamweight champion Miesha Tate thinks that “it would be really cool to fight” Cris “Cyborg” Justino. The latter agrees — and would love to square off at UFC 205, …

Ronda Rousey

Is Drinking Carbonated Water Healthy?

By Franziska Spritzler<p>Carbonated water is a refreshing beverage and a good alternative to sugary soft drinks. However, concerns have been raised that …

Wellness

How Introverts Can Become Great Leaders, And Eventually, a Successful Entrepreneur

“If A is a success in life, then A equals x plus y plus z. Work is x; y is play; and z is keeping your mouth shut”<br>― Albert Einstein<p>The most common, …

Schizophrenia Is 'An Illness Of The Brain': Sufferers And Their Carers Break Down Misconceptions

'Give me some dignity.'<p>Around one in every 100 people will experience schizophrenia in their lifetime, yet it continues to be one of the most …

Want To Improve Your Memory? Have A Busy Schedule!

Being a leader of a company or organization is certainly a difficult and often frustrating position – but it can also be tremendously …

9 Traits You Must Have to Execute Your Mission

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Every entrepreneur operates from a different mindset in terms of how they approach business and success. However, to be successful every entrepreneur has to be able to execute strategies which get them to the levels of achievement they …

Self-improvement

5 Remarkably Powerful Ways to Turn Your Anger Into Success

65 percent of office workers have experienced office rage, and 45 percent of workers regularly lose their temper at work. Turn that powerful emotion into something better.<p>Anger is an emotion we all feel from time to time--sometimes for good reasons, and sometimes not so much. Anger is one of the …

10 Success lessons from Azim Premji – “Richest Indian in Tech” for entrepreneurs

Share1K<p>Tweet<p>Share3<p>+12<p>Shares 1K<p>Azim Premji, the richest tech entrepreneur in India, is credited for diversifying Wipro, which was originally a …

7 Takeaways in the Success of Elon Musk for Young Entrepreneurs

<i>This piece originally appeared on Entrepreneur.</i><p>Elon Musk is among the top entrepreneurs who are in the news almost every day and have a vast impact …

What to wear to Wimbledon

Wimbledon kicks off next week; the two week-long, world-famous tennis tournament that attracts royalty and celebrities alike to its South West London grounds. And while the focus is, of course, the tennis itself, with everyone from the Duchess of Cambridge to Sienna Miller frequenting the annual …

Fence Fashion: 11 Ways to Add Curb Appeal with Horizontal Stripes

Horizontal stripes make things look wider, which is why you don’t wear them. But your garden should. A horizontal slat fence will create the same …

5 Workout Brands You Probably Haven't Heard Of -- And The Celebs That Love Them

<i>For Teen Vogue, by Sharon Feiereisen</i>.<p>Photo: Courtesy of Instagram/@rosiehw<p><b>From Gigi Hadid to Lena Dunham.</b><p>We love Nike and Under Armour just as much as the next fitness fanatic (hi Ellie Goulding!), but try as they may when it comes to locking it down on the fashion front they don't have things down …

Gigi Hadid

The importance of being stylish: Fashion tips for the dudes | fashion and trends

Staying stylish isn’t really hard. With some attention to detail and a little guidance, anyone can look awesome.<p>Men should focus on the fit, keep it …

T-shirts

How to dress like a local in 22 cities around the world

But fashion trends vary from city to city, making it tough to know what to wear in different destinations.<p>To avoid those awkward fashion mishaps, we've broken down what locals wear in 22 cities around the world. From the cool, casual ensembles of Copenhagen to the chic, tailored looks of Florence, …

Sandals

OWN’s Greenleaf Is at Its Best When It Focuses on Spirituality

The new OWN series <i>Greenleaf</i> is set in and around an African-American megachurch in Memphis, Tennessee, where a beloved pastor (Keith David) shepherds …

The Sacred Science of Kundalini

Kundalini Yoga is the science to unite the finite with Infinity, and it’s the art to experience Infinity in the finite.<br>– Yogi Bhajan<p>A few months ago …

10 Timeless Habits That Will Change Your Life Right Now

Use these as a template for living an awesome life. The first step is to get intentional about one of them. Then the rest will follow.<p>I've had many low points in life, the lowest stemming from a divorce that led to months of recovery from depression and anxiety.<p>It was also the best thing that ever …

Could Contemplating Nature Be The Key To Protecting The Environment?

<i>Photo credit: Robert Gottfried*</i><p>I remember the environmental educators at Guanacaste National Park in Costa Rica telling my class that their program for area school children hadn't stemmed the poaching and burning in the Park. They had been teaching them about proper disposal of garbage, recycling, …

The religious life and faithful flourishing in the Episcopal Church

Recently it was my privilege to attend a conference with the clergy of the Diocese of Central Florida, held at Canterbury House in Oviedo and …