Brent Stallings

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24 Things To Do When The Weight Of Depression Keeps You From Getting Out Of Bed

Here’s what they shared with us:<p><b>1.</b> “When depression makes it hard to get out of bed I try to give myself a few small goals to accomplish. Like shower …

21 Secret Facts About Successful Online Businesses That Nobody Understands

There are a lot of misconceptions about what it takes to run a successful online business. I find that even experienced business owners often underestimate the time, energy and skill it takes to really succeed online.<p>This post will look at 21 “secret” facts that set successful online businesses …

Small Business

13 Delicious Recipes You Can Make In A Dutch Oven

Dutch ovens are the secret to hearty cold-weather meals.<p>Slow cookers might be the appliance everyone thinks of when the season turns chilly, but Dutch ovens are the real workhorses of any cold-weather kitchen.A Dutch oven is basically just a large, heavy cooking pot, but they’re good for anything …

Cooking

A Tiny Drone Will Replace Your Selfie Stick Once and For All

The ubiquitously geeky selfie stick has a new competitor in AirSelfie, a pocket-sized drone camera.<p>The selfie stick, in all its awkward ubiquity, might now have a serious challenger to its selfie throne. The challenge arrives via AirSelfie, a tiny, pocket-sized drone that doubles as a camera. …

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A month after I joined Texas Instruments in 2002 I flew to Dallas to meet my boss for the first time. We had a pleasant conversation, at the end of which I asked a potentially career-limiting question (warning--don't try that at home...): "We don't really have a long-term strategy in our business …

Innovation

Are you a saver or an investor?

The savings account has been a building block of our lending system since the Great Depression reforms of the 1930s. The Banking Act of 1933 federally guaranteed cash deposits and made them easily accessible.<p>But while we know savings can be a safe, convenient option for cash needed to meet …

Retirement

808: the beat that changed music

Chronicling the incredible story of the Roland TR-808 drum machine: a small but powerful piece of technology that changed the course of music history forever.<p>You might not know what a Roland TR-808 is, but you sure as hell know what it sounds like. Hard, aggressive and with an internal, inimitable …

Watching This Artist Turn a Blob of Glass Into a Dragon Is Nothing Short of Magic

Working with glass not only requires a lot of artistic talent, it also requires nerves of steel given how fragile the material is. But master gaffer …

Demonstration

Opinion: How to make money from marijuana without ever touching a plant

Let’s take a pause from the high drama of Donald Trump and politics to recognize that Nov. 8 was also a watershed moment in the decades-long campaign …

What President Trump's Agenda Means for Small Business Owners

Robert Brooker is as surprised as everyone else about Donald Trump’s upset victory over former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Tuesday night. …

Feeling terrible right now? Maybe some poetry will help.

Today is a hard day. America has just elected a president who embodies white populist nationalism, who will cost 21 million people their health insurance, who has said he wants to punish women who get abortions, whose views on global warming are so out of line with scientific consensus that they …

7 Books That Will Make You an Idea Factory

A Coursera co-founder and former Google exec on the books that help him come up with so many great ideas.<p>Contrary to popular belief, the vast majority of great ideas don't just pop out of thin air. Most are actually the unexpected combination of two or more concepts from different branches of …

Investing With a Purpose: Looking Beyond ‘Socially Responsible Investing’

<b>Updated June 2017</b><p><b>Podcast Transcript</b><p>Host: Peter Thompson, Senior Regional Fiduciary Manager, Philanthropic Services – Northeast, Wells Fargo Private …

How smartphone light affects your brain and body

There's something incredibly powerful about the blue lights that the designers of our smartphone, tablet, and laptop screens have been able to create. The lights in these screens glow so bright that we can see them even during a sunny day. At night, they're bright enough that they've been compared …

Selected 33 Best Android Hacking Apps And Tools Of 2018

<b>Best Android hacking apps</b> — one of the most searched queries in Google.<p>Nowadays every geek wants to turn their <b>Android smartphone</b> into a hacking …

Top 40 Hip Hop Songs 1994

The greatest year in Hip Hop ever? It’s certainly up there with the best of them – with the start of the NYC Renaissance (after a few years of Dr Dre …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Here Are All the Ways You Can Fund Your Startup

<i>The following is an excerpt from Ed McLaughlin and Wyn Lydecker’s new book</i> The Purpose Is Profit <i>(</i><i>Greenleaf Book Group Press, 2016</i><i>), which recounts</i> …

Diversify your income: All my ideas for making money online

You needed more income streams yesterday.<p>“Many small streams will form a big river.” — Swedish proverb<p>Most Americans have one stream of income (a …

Draw like an artist: go from "I can't draw" to "handmade art for sale"

Boing Boing-beloved artist Chris Locke (previously) writes, "World-famous artist and middle-school art teacher Christopher Locke has published a new …

Digital Art

5 5-Minute Routines That Will Make You Wildly Wealthy and Successful

Success and wealth don't happen in one fell swoop, but maybe they can happen five minutes at a time.<p>Success and wealth don't happen in one fell swoop, but maybe they can happen five minutes at a time. The ultra-wealthy may seem larger than life, but if we break down the habits of millionaires and …

Shaving Cream Painted Leaves: A Fall Art Project

The air is getting cooler in many parts of the country. The leaves are starting to change colors and fall off of the trees. Pumpkin patches are …

Crafting

9 Forms of Capital That Entrepreneurs Can Earn

Your worth is measured by more than money alone.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>From financial to cultural to intellectual, there are at least nine different types of capital that an entrepreneur can obtain.<p>Shockingly, financial capital is the easiest to get a hold of. …

The Hard Truth No One Tells You About Being an Entrepreneur

Hard truths that nobody will tell you about being an entrepreneur<p>As I write this, I've been an entrepreneur for 7 years. Some entrepreneurs say they were born that way. Not me. I was a corporate guy. Happily so. Until I was fired. And then I wasn't a corporate guy any longer.<p>During the first two …

5 Tips to Get Rid of Mental Clutter and Negative Self Talk

Eighty-five percent of our worries never come true.<p>I'm a worrier.<p>It's inherited. Or more likely, it's ingrained.<p>My grandfather worried. My mother worried. I worry.<p>About really dumb things. I'm talking about things that no one else worries about.<p>For example, growing up there was a rule in the house: …

Want to Raise Wildly Successful Kids? Science Says Do This for Them (but Their Schools Probably Won't)

A 45-year study of 5,000 gifted students reaches some controversial conclusions.<p>This is a story about gifted kids, science--and a big mistake.<p>It starts with a longitudinal study of some the most intelligent young people the United States has ever produced--a study involving more than 5,000 students …

Get ready for your countdown to retirement

5 key questions to ask yourself—and answer—about 5 years before retirement.<p>Key takeaways<p>Even if you are only about 5 years away from retirement, …

Retirement

Famifi

5 Ways to Launch Your Own Business in Less Than 2 Weeks

Smart Money Saving Tips To Help Get You Filthy Rich In Your Forties

We’ve shown you how to get rich in your twenties and thirties and now that those decades are truly behind you, it’s time to clean up your fiscal act …

7 401(k) Rules You Should Know by Heart

Image source: Getty Images<p>With pensions now a thing that most of us can only wax nostalgic about, 401(k)s have become critical parts of many retirement plans. If you want to make the most of the 401(k) plan available to you, here are seven valuable rules to keep in mind.<p>First off, be sure to grab …

Retirement