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7 Surprisingly Simple Ways to Get Rid of Your Fear of Failure

A fear is such a special emotion that is pre-programmed into all people and animals as an instinctual response to potential danger. Speaking …

April Meal Planner: 30 Colorful, Healthy Meals To Keep Your Table Fresh

April is conceptually the first month of REAL spring, so naturally, we tend to focus on light, healthy, refreshing meal options that will help us get in shape for summer. We also get to go *nuts* at the farmer’s market after months of limited seasonal food options. It’s the month of asparagus …

15 ways to drown out the negative voice in your head that is keeping you from being successful

The prospect of making any of the above adjustments to your life is empowering — that is, until your mind starts to wander.<p>Any time you've thought about making a change or pursuing a passion, you've probably dwelled more on your present state than your potential.<p>Or once you got started, minor …

Self-help

This One Quality Will Make Managers Line Up To Hire You | Inc.com

Rod Marinelli, the defensive coordinator for the Dallas Cowboys, said something to this effect: "When recruiting college athletes you have to look into why they are successful. When you enter the pros, your skills are stymied. It becomes less about your abilities and more about how coachable you …

Team Building

The Best Questions to Ask in Every Job Interview Round

While it’s true you can never be completely sure about how well you’ll adjust to working with a new boss, company, or team until you’ve actually …

Employment

How to be 1% Better Every Day (The Kaizen Approach to Self-improvement)

This curated column is authored by Thomas Oppong, Founding Editor at Alltopstartups “CompoundingThe post How to be 1% Better Every Day (The Kaizen …

Self-improvement

8 Things the Successful Elite Do Quietly

Humility is often rewarded with loyalty while boastfulness more often generates resentment.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We all have the potential to be as successful as we dream of being, so what separates those who actually live out their potential from those who …

How to Budget Your Money for the Year - Tips and Tricks to Save Money

Money. We all want more of it, we all want to know how much others have and what *they* do with it, and we all want to know that we're doing all the right things with it. But when you're just figuring out this whole adulthood thing, it can seem downright silly to figure out that last …

11 Dating Challenges To Try If You're So Over Being Single

Sometimes being single feels like a blessing because getting into a relationship is the last thing you want or need. But other times, you're …

High Blood Pressure Diet That Can Save Your Life

If you or your loved one ever experienced the symptoms of high blood pressure, you know you don’t want to go through it again. High blood pressure …

High Blood Pressure

You Want to Be an Entrepreneur? Take This Quiz First

Here's a quiz to help you find out what your tolerance for risk is.<p>Of course you're smart. Of course you work hard. You wouldn't be thinking of starting a business if you weren't. Hopefully you also have some street smarts, the ability to sell, and good communication skills.<p>The good news is, if you …

45 Brilliant Cleaning Tricks for Every Occasion That Really Work

There’s nothing better than a spotless house. But, to tell the truth, for many of us cleaning our house is not on our list of our favorite ways to …

Coffee Grinders

3 Simple Ways to Stay Motivated All Day Long

Learn how to create an environment that cultivates success.<p>Motivation is important.Most successful people have the drive necessary to continue their journey of self-growth. However, even the most achievement-oriented people come to a point when their motivation levels are depleted.<p>In order to …

Crazy Crawlers: The Ridiculous-Looking Exercise That Shreds Your Core | Men's Health

You’ll start in a quadruped position with your hands directly beneath your shoulders and your knees beneath your hips. Your back should be flat like a table top.<p>Then, you’ll lift your left hand off the ground and sweep your right leg underneath your body. Since you’re removing two points of support …

5 Yoga Poses Every Runner Should Know

<b>Try This: Side Arm Balance pose</b><br>This beginner version will help develop upper-body strength and awareness while also working abs, says Sandy Blaine, codirector of the Alameda Yoga Station in Alameda, California. Start in full Plank pose. Lying face-down, smoothly push your body off the ground just 2 …

56 New Ways to Repurpose a Mason Jar This Summer

We know, we know, Mason jars again? Believe it or not, this uber-versatile craft goodie is still being reinvented. From summer cocktail glasses to hanging planters and even mosquito-fighting candles, your collection of mason jars can take on a new meaning with just a simple dip of paint and a bit …

The Ultimate List – 35 Amazing Foods For Weight Loss

Image: Shutterstock<p>These days, people are adopting new lifestyle trends, which are taking a toll on their health. Obesity is the most common result …

23 Insanely Creative Ways to Recycle Plastic Bottles Into DIY Projects

Plastic bottles and glass bottles alike are leaving the environment in thousands of years if thrown away, never fully decomposing without harming the …

Christmas Trees

Weekend Challenge: Bear Crawl Blitz

And since crawling isn’t part of your normal routine, your mind and muscles have to work together to master the patterns. “Enhancing communication between your brain and brawn can help you recruit more muscle and achieve peak performance in the gym,” he says.<p>Want to give it a shot? Durkin chose …

You May Be Strong . . . But Are You Tough? | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post written by Khaled Allen</i>.<p>As a little boy, I was scrawny, weak, and prone to illness (much like a certain former …