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100 Genius Hacks Guaranteed To Make A Parent’s Job Easier

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Dukan Diet: Reach Your True Weight and Maintain It for The Rest of Your Life (Follow These 4 Phases)

The Dukan Diet is an eating method designed in France. It’s a <b>protein-based diet</b>. This eating plan is created by <b>Pierre Dukan</b>, a French doctor, who has …

‘Digital heroin’ is killing your relationship with your kids

Kids are more likely to snuggle when adults are reading real books to them than when they are reading tablets.<p>This is the result of a new, albeit …

6 Tips for Managing Millennials | Inc.com

Millennials have been mystifying leadership for years. Baby Boomers and Gen Xers' inability to figure out this generation has spurred dozens of negative stereotypes about people born between 1980-1998. Millennials have been labeled as lazy, entitled, and narcissistic, with an innate distrust of …

The Workplace

Seven bucket list holidays your family should take in 2017

Whatever the age of your child, there is a world of opportunity in 2017 to challenge your family to try something new.<p>Perhaps you’ve always dreamt of seeing the Northern Lights in Scandinavia; maybe you seek a spell of island escapism in the Indian Ocean; or it may be that you wish to bring your …

Want to Raise Successful Daughters? 1 Crucial Life Skill They Need to Start Learning Young | Inc.com

The founder of Girls Who Code kept hearing the same story. In their first week of learning to code, the girls' screens would be blank. They said they were stuck and didn't know which code to write. Yet when the teachers pressed undo a few times, they found the girls had written code. But the girls …

Self-improvement

8 Scheduling Hacks to 10X Your Productivity | Inc.com

Let's face it - business owners have a lot on their plates. Whether you're managing teams locally or globally, your day-to-day thoughts and activities are likely consumed by the need to accelerate the growth of your company.<p>With so much to manage, it can be difficult to stay focused and productive. …

Productivity

40 Useful Self-Management Hacks to Master Your Time | Inc.com

As we near the end of the year, this is typically the time people start thinking about what goals to set, how to be more productive (heck, even at 4 a.m.), and what needs to happen for better work-life balance.<p>Well, nothing you do in 2017 can lead you to the Promised Land faster than having a …

Time Management

Four Investment Strategies You’re Afraid to Admit You Don’t Understand

<b>Updated July 2017</b> — Diversity is a good thing — especially in a time of volatility. Knowledgeable investors may want to explore alternative routes to …

Investing

It’s Time for Leaders to Stop Dragging Everyone to So Many Meetings

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

Leadership

25 Leadership Lessons From Millionaire Business Owners

Build your team with the employees who just want a leader that helps them excel.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Despite your expertise, skills and education, nothing can prepare you for becoming a business leader. There’s a lot of trial and error and on-the-job-training …

Leadership

New Yorkers Don't Like It When People Talk Trash About Bodega Cats On Yelp

(Image Link)<p>If cities were filled with cat lovers then every store would have a resident cat or two, and employees would bring their purr-fect little …

Pets

Three top strategies for working mums

Combining a creative career with caring responsibilities is not always easy. Nadine Young, global head of strategy at Blue 449, shares her top …

Marketing

An adorable toy robot is teaching kids how to code

He can walk, do a funky dance, and even play soccer.<p>Developed by the British robotics company Robotical, Marty the robot is supposed to be simple enough for children to program. Kids can write the software that powers Marty using Scratch, a graphic programming language that lets them drag and drop …

Robotics

The tea that makes tumors shrink and cancer cells disappear. It has been used successfully for 50 years. Here is how to prepare it

Essiac tea was introduced in Canada during the early 1920’s. For over 50 years, a humble nurse, Rene Caisse (pronounced Reen Case), used the tea …

Husband Writes Wife Amazing Love Letter After She Almost Dies During Childbirth

He nearly lost everything. So he told her all his regrets.<p>One husband who nearly lost his wife during childbirth realized he almost lost …

Why Top Women Are Disappearing From Corporate America

<b>By Jennifer Reingold</b><p>Photograph by Stephanie Gonot for Fortune<p>September 9, 2016, 6:30 AM EDT<p>Despite progress, the number of women Fortune 500 CEOs …

CEOs

With Fly-Tot, Your Baby Might Actually Sleep Like a Baby on a Plane

Our new favorite gadget essentially creates business class for your toddler.<p>It's rare that a trip to Paris sounds like a bad idea—but when you have a two-year-old squirming and screaming on a seven-hour flight, there's no eden worth the hassle. Unless...you have a trick stashed in your carry-on.</i> …

Flying

Best e-commerce websites for baby shopping you must check out

Due to the revolution in the e-commerce industry, even <b>baby shopping</b> have become a cakewalk for all mothers. Especially working mothers find it tough …

13 Negotiating Techniques That Never Fail

Here are negotiation techniques that have led to several multimillion-dollar deals.<p>You're sitting in a conference staring at the face of the other party. You want one thing. They want something entirely different. And as you're both on the verge of flipping over the table, it occurs to you that …

Emotional Intelligence

How To Raise Smart Kids: Unmissable Secrets Of Parenting

Wanting to raise smart kids is a parent's most important job and smart doesn't necessarily mean good grades. Emotional intelligence is just as …

Make the Most Out of Cardio With These Expert-Recommended Core Exercises

Who better to tell us about creating a strong, sculpted midsection than an ab aficionado? Said expert, NYC physical therapist Dr. Karena Wu, gave us her five favorite core workouts to do <i>right</i> after cardio.<p>Cardio will burn the calories and fat, but core exercises will create abs, strength, and …

5 Tips for Keeping Breastfeeding Going When You Travel

As any breastfeeding mama knows, being away from your kiddo is doubly tough when you’re missing your little one AND need to keep up your breastfeeding schedule to maintain your milk supply (though these lactation cookies can help). Services like Milk Stork or mobile breastfeeding trailers are some …

Breast Feeding

The 3 Best Bras Ever, According to Real Women

The hunt for the perfect bra seems like a never-ending battle that women around the world struggle with on a daily basis. Where should you turn for …

10 Travel Sites That’ll Help You Plan an Unforgettable Vacation

Remember back in January when you promised yourself to travel more this year? Well, it’s officially summer, and there’s no better time to head to the beach or take a family road trip. And while you may not have the ideal vacation length (eight days!) lined up, <i>any</i> amount of time you have to explore …

Travel

The Healing Turmeric Tea New Moms Should Drink Every Day

The kettle has a starring role in traditional <i>zuo yuezi</i>—the Chinese practice of staying at home for a month after giving birth—because teas are …

The Secrets of Traveling Around the World With a Baby

When I got pregnant, my husband and I weren’t worried about the effects on our social life, sex life, or sleep schedules (perhaps a little on the last front). Our main concern was how having a baby would affect our travels. Most frequent jet-setters have heard similar refrains while pregnant: “Get …

A pro coach reveals how to prepare for your first triathlon

REUTERS/Fredrik Sandberg/TT News Agency<p>You just decided to sign up for your first triathlon. Congratulations!<p>Maybe you wanted to challenge yourself …