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3 Marijuana Stocks That Should Be Profitable in 2018

These pot stocks should have shareholders seeing green this year.<p>In case you haven't been paying attention, the buzz on Wall Street has been all …

Cannabis

Almond Snowballs

Almond Snowballs<p>How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 350°. Bake almonds in a single layer in a shallow pan 6 minutes or until toasted and fragrant, …

4 Basic Calculations Reveal the State of Your Finances

A few simple math problems to measure your financial health.<p>An older survey revealed that almost 40% of Americans described math as their least …

30 Outstanding Ways to Cook Beans

Simple Pot-Cooked Beans (Frijoles de la Olla)<p>Basic but delicious, this is how beans are cooked all over Mexico. The fresher your dried beans, the …

Cooking

12 of the Best Business Books of 2017, According to the Stanford Business School

Learn from the best to become your best.<p>A good book is like food for the soul. When you want to curl up by the fire with a truly great one, look no further than this list furnished by members of the Stanford Graduate School of Business.<p>If you've got an entrepreneur or two in your life, these might …

Self-improvement

Thanksgiving Crock Pot Recipes

Free up more space in your oven!<p>The hottest commodity in your kitchen on Thanksgiving Day is always the oven. No matter how much you try to figure out the timing, there are only so many dishes you can fit in there.<p>Over the years we’ve mastered re-heating mashed potatoes on the stove top and just …

Winter Is Coming: 25 Snowbound Sci-Fi & Fantasy Books For Cold Nights

50th Anniversary Edition<p>An underappreciated mid-century masterpiece, Anna Kavan’s Ice returns to the world in a brand-new edition on November 14th, …

Books

8 Books to Inspire Hope This Fall

Autumn is the perfect time for renewal, reflection, and looking to the future. Don’t wait for the new year to work on things you can accomplish now. Get the most out of this season with the books on this list — guaranteed to keep hope alive and inspire you to achieve your goals before the holidays …

Books

Healthy Roasted Vegetables Recipe

This colorful mix of vegetables makes an ideal accompaniment to chicken, fish or pork. While you can serve these any time of year, the holiday season …

50 Holiday Cookies

Fill your cookie tins with batches and batches of classic cookies and creative variations.<p>Classic Sugar Cookies (No. 1)<p>Beat 2 sticks butter, 1/2 cup …

Dessert

We're Pretty Sure You Don't Need an MBA If You Read These Books

Friends of mine constantly suggest that I go back to school to get my MBA—it seems like the advanced degree is now kind of on par with what a …

Books

20 Years Ago, Jeff Bezos Said This 1 Thing Separates People Who Achieve Lasting Success From Those Who Don't

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos has stuck to this simple yet powerful approach, and it's one all of us can take.<p>Jeff Bezos founded Amazon in 1994. Twenty-three years later, he's one of the richest people in the world. But while Amazon is undeniably a tech company, the business was built on this …

Self-improvement

60 Books Everyone Should Read Before They Die

Curl up with #12 this weekend.<p>When you've had your fill of beach reads, broaden your horizons with a selection from this list of literary masterpieces that range from moving memoirs to hilarious essays. (And okay, okay — we have some "beach" reads in here too.)

Vangsters is the Monster.com of weed

The cannabis industry is expected to add more than 250,000 jobs over the next five years according to Vangst, a talent scout agency focused on the marijuana sector. To address this issue the company today unveiled Vangsters — an Indeed for weed.<p>Vangsters is a confidential place for candidates …

Automation in the pot industry is picking up with unforeseen speed

When Colorado and Washington became the first states to legalize recreational marijuana in 2012, few could have predicted the scale of the growth which would bloom across the industry. Legal marijuana sales in the US and Canada are now expected to pass $20.2 billion by 2021 at a predicted annual …

Marijuana company plans to turn a small California town into a stoner's paradise

Looks like there'll soon be a Vegas-like destination in a remote part of California, designed just for pot lovers.<p>American Green Inc., a marijuana …

9 Epic Ways To Make Ice Cream Sandwiches

One word: SAMOAS.<p>When it comes to ice cream sandwiches, there are two classic options that come to mind. First, there’s the stick-to-the-roof-of-your-mouth chocolate wafer and vanilla ice cream sandwich. Then there’s the beloved Chipwich, made with two chocolate chip cookies, vanilla ice cream and …

What NOT to Do When You're Trying to Get a Mortgage

While buying a home is one of the most exciting and rewarding things you'll do in your life, it can also undoubtedly be one of the most stressful. …

Personal Finance

9 smart things to buy as an investment in your future

Making sure you have enough wealth through old age used to be simpler. The idea behind pensions was that your employer would guarantee you a set …

These Stuffed Brownie Truffles Are Literally Dreamy

And there's 4 different ways you can stuff them!<p>View this post on Facebook

10 Leadership Quotes From the World's Most Influential Leaders

From Steve Jobs to Thomas Jefferson, these quotes will inspire you to become a better leader.<p>Albert Einstein once said, "The leader is one who, out of the clutter, brings simplicity… out of discord, harmony… and out of difficulty, opportunity."<p>Being a leader is no easy task -- it takes hard work, …

The Renter's Guide to DIY

What you can and can't fix if you rent your home, and how to get that whole security deposit back.<p>People often think that renting an apartment or home puts them at the mercy of the landlord or super when it comes to making repairs. This is simply not true. There are DIY projects aplenty you can …

Home Improvement

Finding Investors Through LinkedIn

How can this business network platform help you land business funding? Read more to find out.<p><i>The following excerpt is from the staff of Entrepreneur Media’s book</i> Finance Your Business<i>. Buy it now from</i> Amazon | Barnes & Noble | iTunes<p>Thanks to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission lifting the …

7 Ways to Turn Instagram Followers Into Customers for Life

Use these seven ways to reach out to prospects and make them want to buy from you, over and over again.<p><i>The following excerpt is from Kim Walsh Phillips’s book</i> Ultimate Guide to Instagram for Business<i>. Buy it now from</i> Amazon | Barnes & Noble | IndieBound<p>If you don’t take action, the product, program …

Bas Rutten Believes In A Future Without Pharmaceuticals Thanks To Marijuana And CBD

As the national conversation around medical marijuana shifts in favor of legalizing the plant, innovations throughout the industry are being championed by athletes and doctors across the country. And as the stigma of using marijuana disappears with the greater awareness of its benefits, consumers, …

Cannabis

6 Ways To Turn Your Reading Corner Into A home Library

In our hyper-interactive world where glaring screens rule the roost it can be tricky to nail down some quiet time. With winter upon us locally, the …

How to Repair Drywall

If only all problems could be patched this easily.<p>Drywall is relatively simple to install and easy to repair. It's also easy to repair badly, which can leave a lumpy mess that declares "shoddy" to anyone who enters the room.<p>It's best to do a repair with three or four thin coats of compound--if …

Home Improvement

8 mistakes that make good employees leave

It’s tough to hold on to good employees, but it shouldn’t be. Most of the mistakes that companies make are easily avoided. When you do make mistakes, …

Cannabis

'26 Time Management Tricks I Wish I'd Known at 20'

Always know the one thing you really need to get done.<p>Most people learn time management the hard way: by trial and error.<p>Étienne Garbugli, a …

Time Management