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4 Important Personal Habits for a More Productive Life

Let's be real: productivity is difficult. You get motivated, you set goals, you put systems and routines in place... but reality doesn't seem to …

Productivity

Carrick best reads: Hey millennials, buy the latte, skip the house

<i>The best of the web on money, markets and all things financial, as chosen daily by Globe and Mail personal finance columnist Rob Carrick.</i><p><b>Memo to millennials: Buy the latte, skip the house</b><br>A millennial entrepreneur's strong, smart advice to young people about money.<p><b>Help for parents teaching kids</b> …

Demand is frothy for foot-pedal washing machine

<i>Each week, we seek expert advice to help a small or medium-sized business overcome a key issue.</i><p>Living in a high-rise building is common in many North American cities, though it certainly comes with its ups and downs.<p>For Yi Jiang, who moved into a Toronto tower seven years ago, trekking to the …

How high-net-worth individuals are investing their money right now

One of the most effective ways to learn how to do something is to pay attention to those who do it well. If your goal is to build wealth, it makes sense to pay attention to those who have already built it.<p>By following what high net-worth (HNW) individuals are investing in, what they're thinking …

Top 7 Foods That Slow Your Aging

Healthy foods not only provide you with life-giving nutrients and fuel for all the organs in your body, they also help you keep an ideal weight. And …

Wellness

Never Burn or Crust Your Stainless Steel Pans Again

Consider the days of food sticking to—and burning on—your stainless steel pots and pans over.<p><i>Yes, everybody makes basic cooking mistakes. Like, say, something as simple as overcooking mushrooms or toasting grains and spices. Below, reader Erika Crout confesses to burning her stainless steel pots</i> …

Stainless Steel

This Artist Wants to Change the Way Women See Their Bodies

Yung Cheng Lin's photography can be hard to look at, but so interesting.<p>Taiwanese photographer Yung Cheng Lin has created a powerful photo series all about womanhood, in a thought-provoking look at what it is like growing up and learning to love your body.<p>Covering issues like sexuality, …

10 Habits That Can Unlock Your Inner Awesomeness | Inc.com

<i>What habits have changed people’s lives? originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question.</i><p><b>Answer by Nelson Wang, founder of www.CEOLifestyle.io, on Quora:</b><p>When I was 17, I was fired from my job as a tuxedo salesperson for missing a rotation. I was devastated. Guess what? I bounced back. …

Motivation

10 Genius Garden Hacks with Poured Concrete

An encore to the usefulness of concrete in the garden! (Our previous post on the subject focused on genius ideas for Hardscaping 101: Poured-in-Place …

PHOTOS: Couple Moves into Stacked Shipping Container Home in Williamsburg, Brooklyn

1/30<p>Williamsburg Shipping Container Home<p>"People in the neighborhood call it Casa Blanca," says contractor David Boyle of his four-level white house …

Shipping Containers

15 Qualities You Need to Develop Mental Toughness | Inc.com

We all reach critical points in our lives where our mental toughness is tested. It might be because of a toxic friend or colleague, a dead-end job, or a struggling relationship.<p>Whatever the challenge, you have to be strong, see things through a new lens, and take decisive action if you want to move …

Emotional Intelligence

7 Science-Backed Habits to Live Happier Every Day | Inc.com

Everything we do--professionally and personally--has an effect on us, whether it's for good or not-so-good. The truth is that we all want to live happy lives. When we choose to do the right things for the right reasons, we get better results.<p>Numerous research studies have demonstrated that being …

Happiness