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Dating's Dead, Long Live These 10 Millennial Mating Patterns

<i>The following was cowritten with our go-to millennial, Sarah Marcantonio:</i><p>Not only is it challenging for Generation X to understand the new millennial mating rules of the 21st century, it's difficult for <i>millennials themselves</i> to understand them, since there's often so much grey area. Here, we try to …

How to say Yes! to sex (and not just 'OK, only if you shut up about it')

In most relationships, there’s a higher-desire partner and a lower-desire partner – how do you go about meeting in the middle?<p>I had a good chat recently with a woman who loves sex, and she said that she never refuses her husband, that she always comes from a place of “Yes!”.<p>Apparently her mother …

Reasons Millennials Are TERRIFIED of Marriage (As Written By One)

My name is Nate, and I'm a Millennial... oh, and I'm also super single.<p>But here's the deal, I'm not running away from marriage. I've actually spent the last 3 years researching, studying and preparing for it!<p>I've talked to hundreds of happily married couples about what goes into creating amazing, …

9 Latinos Reveal Their Secrets To A Happy Marriage

In relationships, we tend to recall the bad times, especially when dishing to our BFFs. After a few margaritas, the woe-is-me fest begins: "My husband doesn't pick up after himself" or "I'm so tired of feeling like his <i>mama</i>" or "We don't communicate anymore." With talk like this, who'd want to get …

6 Brand-Name Stocks That Could Deliver a Cumulative $300 Billion in Dividend Income By 2020

Image source: Pictures of Money via Flickr.<p>Dividend stocks are often the foundation upon which great retirement portfolios are built.<p>For investors, dividends serve multiple purposes. First, they act as a beacon for income-seekers, allowing them to spot financially sound businesses. Think about it …

Investing

Branding in the Age of Social Media

In the era of Facebook and YouTube, brand building has become a vexing challenge. This is not how things were supposed to turn out. A decade ago most companies were heralding the arrival of a new golden age of branding. They hired creative agencies and armies of technologists to insert brands …

Advertising

How Soon Is Too Soon to "Define the Relationship"?

Hi. I just met you. And this is crazy. Are we in a relationship?<p><b>How many dates should you go on with someone before having a conversation about what kind of relationship you want? I don't want to mention it too early, but I think I may often wait too long.</b><br>Anytime you want — and as early as the …

Relationships

The Powerful Predictor Behind Successful Relationships

When does a broken relationship start to go wrong?<p>Whatever you’re thinking — an awkward conversation with your boss, the white lie you told about …

Are You Ready to Commit?

In the past, women were the gender most likely to ask me how to get their male partners to commit to a long-term relationship. My male patients more often asked for advice as to how they could better "score" with a desired woman and rarely asked me how or when they should commit to a long-term …

What This Fortune 500 Exec Wants Millennials to Know About Success

<i>The Fortune 500 Insider Network is an online community where top executives from the Fortune 500 share ideas and offer leadership advice with</i> …

90 Ways to Quickly Improve Your Business Leadership

Let this be the year you become the leader you want to be--in your business, and in life.<p><b>Editor's note:</b> <i>"The First 90 Days" is a series about how to make 2016 a year of breakout growth for your business. Let us know how you're making the First 90 Days count by joining the conversation on social</i> …

Self-improvement

These 10 marketing truths will flip your brand

Traditionally, companies created brands and then attracted customers, who, if they came in sufficient numbers and remained loyal, sustained the company. But smart companies these days flip that approach, according to bestselling marketing author Marty Neumeier. They create customers, not brands. …

Five Dividend-Payers That Could Turn $10,000 Into $5 Million In 65 Years

Let’s be realistic. Does your child really need another electronic toy? Wouldn’t it be better to forgo a few of the more traditional holiday presents in favor of one that will set your kid on his or her way to an extraordinarily wealthy future and to open their eyes to investing?<p>The gift I am …

Investing

20 lessons for succeeding as a leader that you won't learn in business school

But, as any CEO will tell you, it's anything but simple. There are no manuals for how to handle the curveballs that get thrown your way. When you have so many people to answer to — board members, investors, customers, and employees — it's easy to lose your way. That's why so many founders, the ones …

Entrepreneurship

11 Ways to Work with Influencers to Promote Your Brand

When promoting your brand, you do not have to do it as a one-man-show. In fact, you probably shouldn’t.<p>You are one person with a certain reach. …

How To Build Brand Loyalty

(This is the transcript from our new video so it may not read as well as a normal blog post would)Hi. My name’s Harry Gardiner, and welcome to my …

Marketing

Science says lasting relationships come down to 2 basic traits

<i>In most marriages, levels of satisfaction drop dramatically within the first few years together.</i><p><i>But among couples who not only endure, but live happily together for years and years, the spirit of kindness and generosity guides them forward.</i><p>Every day in June, the most popular wedding month of the …

Self-help

5 Skills You Must Develop to Succeed in Business

Get a long-term advantage in the competitive world of business by adopting these skills.<p>Author of Real Leaders Don't Follow<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>In</i> Real Leaders Don't Follow<i>, author Steve Tobak explains how real entrepreneurs can start, build, and run</i> …

Entrepreneurship

21 Short Videos Worth More Than an MBA

You can spend $250,000 and three years of your life to get an MBA or spend a day watching these videos. Your choice.<p>If you're determined to get a job that requires an MBA, by all means spend the time and money to get one. However, if you want to know more about business than 99.9 percent of your …

Sheryl Sandberg

12 Science-Based Tips On How To Maintain Happy, Lasting Relationships

en_US<p>article<p>Learn to avoid sabotaging your relationships by learning science-based strategies for happy, long-term …

The Origin Of Zen & The Legend Of Bodhidarma

05 Nov 2015 by John Universal Consciousness<p>Bodhidharma, one of the most under-recognized Buddha’s of our time has made one of the most significant …

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Hurry - once it's sold this opportunity will be gone!<p>Besides being memorable, .com domains are unique: This is the one and only .com name of it's …

Tourism

Fake it ’til you become it: The science of self-perception

In the 1960s, a psychologist named Martin Seligman was trying to understand the relationship between fear and learning when he stumbled upon an unexpected phenomenon.<p>In the experiment, Seligman gave a group of dogs an electric shock they couldn’t escape. Eventually, they learned to stop trying to …

Self-improvement