Brandon Mitchell

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The Workout to Burn Off Your Belly Fat

“You can rip out ab exercises all day long in the gym, but without the right combination of high-intensity fat-burning cardio along with specific …

Workouts

Facebook ready to take on Tinder with new dating app feature

Facebook wants to help people change their relationship status.<p>Mark Zuckerberg announced a new feature for the social network on Tuesday focused on dating, taking a jab at dating apps like Tinder and Bumble.<p>"Today, we are announcing a new set of features, coming soon, around dating," Zuckerberg …

10 Ways You Might Be Giving Other People Too Much Power Over Your Life Without Even Realizing It

You only have so much time and energy. Don't let people take it from you.<p>A few years ago, I wrote a book called <i>13 Things Mentally Strong People Don't Do</i>. I've received thousands of emails over the years from readers telling me which "thing" they struggled with the most. The struggle people seem to …

Self-help

How to Deal With Difficult People and Avoid Conflict

Research shows that supportive relationships are good for our mental and physical health. However, dealing with chronically "difficult" people and …

Self-help

12 Financial Goals For Each Month Of 2018

Implementing new financial practices at the beginning of the year is a great idea in theory. In practice, trying to overhaul your finances all at once might be too much. You don’t want to attack your finances with vigor on January 1 and then wear yourself out by January 10. Instead, you want to …

Personal Finance

Bandcamping: The 25 Best Underground Albums Of 2017

Just like in 2016, I spent 2017 digging through the figurative crates of Bandcamp to find the best music that’s not getting the media coverage it …

Indie Music

101 Inspirational Quotes to Inspire You in 2018

My favorite quotes that will help you get the new year started in a positive way.<p>I don't know about you, but I'm ready for 2018. With a new year, we are presented with an opportunity to make a success plan which will help us achieve the goals we have set for ourselves. A new year gives us a chance …

Motivation

15 ways to make people respect you immediately

There's a difference between being liked and being respected. Ideally, you'll be both.<p>But according to Lynn Taylor, a national workplace expert and the author of "Tame Your Terrible Office Tyrant: How to Manage Childish Boss Behavior and Thrive in Your Job," being respected is at least partly about …

Burned Out? This 1 Habit Will Ensure You Never Burn Out Again

Too many people suffer from burnout.<p>At the end of every year, I make it a point to do some serious reflecting.<p>Part of my reflection process this year has entailed taking a hard look at "burnout."<p>Burnout feels like you've hit a wall.<p>Every entrepreneur knows the feeling.<p>Burnout can happen at the end …

Productivity

How to Increase Mental Toughness: 4 Secrets From Navy SEALs and Olympians

Know what’s really interesting? Learning how Navy SEALs build mental toughness to handle deadly situations.<p>Know what else is really interesting? …

Thieves are stealing your cell phone number to take your money

<i>Editor's note: This story was written by KGW's sister station in Denver, KUSA</i><p>In less than 15 minutes, my dad had his cell phone number stolen from …

Carrie Fisher Wrote Some Of The Most Emotional ‘The Last Jedi’ Scenes, Says Director Rian Johnson

<b>This post contains spoilers about Star Wars: The Last Jedi, so read on at your own peril.</b><p><i>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</i> is <i>a lot</i>. Between the space battles, unexpected lightsaber fights, new creatures, and Kylo Ren’s pants it’s safe to say that there’s hardly a dull moment in the entire film. However, in …

Cardi B’s XXX-mas ‘tape’

Rap’s hottest name, Cardi B, dropped a new single just in time for Christmas — “Bartier Cardi,” featuring 21 Savage — but the Bronx rapper didn’t …

Pop Music

How Do You Know Someone Has the Leadership Skills of the Future? Look for These 5 Signs

At the end of the year, success comes down to what you've done for your team members.<p>As you think ahead to improving your leadership skills in 2018 and beyond, the best traits I have found which will profoundly impact individuals and teams may not be futuristic at all. But -- and you can take this …

Leadership

4 Reasons Why Resilience Is An Entrepreneurs Greatest Quality

Resilience: The ability to get up one more time than you fall down<p>Resilience is inherent to a successful entrepreneur - it's that little extra oomph! that keeps you moving, even when you can't see the finish line. Your resilience is what measures your success. It's what makes a good entrepreneur …

Entrepreneurship

DeMarcus Cousins, John Wall potentially reuniting on the Wizards has a host of obstacles

DeMarcus Cousins looked comfortable inside Capital One Arena. After his New Orleans Pelicans concluded their shoot-around Tuesday morning, the big man sat at center court, lounging and playing cards with teammates Rajon Rondo and Dante Cunningham. Later in the evening when the Washington Wizards …

John Boyega Wants Lupita Nyong’o To Play The Love Of His Life In A Movie

<b>John Boyega</b> is one of the most talented and charismatic young actors working today. Since he broke out in 2011, with his acclaimed performance in</i> …

New movies and TV streaming on Netflix, Amazon, HBO and Hulu

<b>“Columbus” (Hulu):</b> One of the best movies of 2017, “Columbus” follows a young woman (Haley Lu Richardson) in Columbus, Indiana, who befriends a …

Premiere: Larry June Flexes in "On Me" Video

The cold months may be upon us, but Larry June is keeping a warm state of mind with his new video for "On Me." The Bay Area-based rapper who recently …

Southern California

Dipset Take Us to Church in First Official Video Since Reunion

Weeks after it was announced that Dipset had reunited for the second time, the first big single that they all got together to collaborate on ("Once …

Music Videos

Rick Ross Laughs at Birdman's Unpaid Loan Troubles

Rick Ross may never ever be Birdman’s friend again, and he seems quite okay with that. After his merciless tirade against the Cash Money Records …

Definitions -- History of Jazz

P |pedal point | | pentatonic scale | piano | pizzicato | polyphonic texture (polyphony) | polyrhythm | playing inside | playing outside | plunger …

Overnight Pumpkin Cinnamon Roll French Toast Casserole

Grease a 2.5 quart baking dish.<p>Place half of the bread cubes in the baking pan.<p>For the filling, stir together egg whites, sugars, and cinnamon in a …

8 Daily Rituals That Dramatically Improve Your Prospects of Becoming Rich

Working daily to becoming healthier and smarter leads to success by every measure.<p>7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Obtaining wealth and success is a journey. We can look at those who have made it and tell ourselves that they were born special or have been …

Self-improvement

1 Tool That Will Make Your Conversations Flow Better

It takes just a few seconds to do, but the impact is lasting and powerful. Try this technique the next time you're engaged in conversation.<p>Years ago, as a rookie reporter for my hometown newspaper, I received a valuable piece of advice from a mentor I admire and respect. Not only is he a great …

Self-help

The Best and Worst Presidential Memoirs

Jefferson set an impossibly high standard for subsequent presidents in many areas, including memoir. No one matched him until Grant, and since then …

Carolyn Hax: To find peace with others, make peace with your own imperfections

Carolyn Hax is away. The following originally appeared Sept. 11 and 16, 2005.<p><i>Dear Carolyn: This may seem like an odd question, but if someone doesn’t like an aspect of your personality, how would you know when you’re in the wrong as opposed to someone just not liking that aspect for their own</i> …

Every Successful Relationship is Successful for the Same Exact Reasons

Hey, guess what? I got married two weeks ago. And like most people, I asked some of the older and wiser folks around me for a couple quick words of …

Why I'm Tracking Every Single Purchase I Make in 2017

I'm going to write about the "B" word today. No, not <i>that</i>"B" word -- I'm talking about budgeting.<p>The word alone can give people fits.You might feel you don't need to budget because you already know where you're money's going (you don't).You may simply be afraid to find out where all your money goes …

The 3 Most Controversial Tips On Personal Productivity

When it comes to being productive and getting things done, there are many things you can do. Here are 3 most controversial tips that will open your …