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Understanding Olive Oil Labels

Extra virgin, pure, light, cold-pressed, certified... Perusing the olive oil section at the market can be daunting. What do these labels mean?<p>Olive …

Extra-Virgin Olive Oil

Tony Robbins Shares Strategies Of The World's Best Investors

Photo Courtesy of Tony Robbins<p>Tony Robbins<p>Tony Robbins does not want you to fear the next bear market or panic during a stock market crash. His latest book, <i>Unshakeable,</i> was just released this week in an updated paperback edition and is based on interviews he’s conducted with 50 of the world’s best …

Financial Markets

Here's Why You Should Put a Bowl of Vinegar In Your Dishwasher

Looking for the easiest way to deep clean?<p>Not to sound <i>too</i> much like a commercial, but do you ever load your dishwasher, run it with your favorite, …

Washing Machines

Oprah Winfrey Uses the Same 3 Sentences to Get Every Meeting Off to the Perfect Start

Many meetings limp to a start. The group sits waiting for people to straggle in late. Others want to keep chatting about "important" but unrelated topics: The dreaded "since I have you here" move that turns the group's agenda into a personal one. Still others keep texting and emailing while the …

Oprah Winfrey

3 ways to land a job even if you don't have the exact experience required

Most job-seekers have had this experience: You find a job you think you'd be perfect for, but you don't have the exact experience the posting …

Employment

The Myth Of Motivating People | Inc.com

Many leaders I encounter think that the most important part of their job is to motivate people on a daily basis. But that's simply a myth because <b>you can't motivate people</b>. It's impossible -- motivation is intrinsic -- and we need to stop pretending that we can do it.<p>When it comes to motivation, …

Winnie-the-Pooh

The Boring Secret to Getting Rich

It's boring, but that doesn't mean it's easy.<p>The media likes to paint a certain picture of what it means to be rich — huge mansions, expensive cars, …

The 37 most inspiring leadership quotes I know

No one can deny the power of a good quote. They motivate and inspire us to be our best.<p>Here are 37 of my absolute favorites:<p>1. “<b>I alone cannot change</b> …

Albert Einstein

Osteoarthritis: Can an antioxidant offer protection?

In a recent series of experiments, scientists found that a specific antioxidant helps prevent the damage that osteoarthritis causes to cartilage. …

Osteoarthritis

13 Secrets to Finding a Home Renovation Contractor You Can Trust

Homeowners, realtors, and interior designers share tips for how to hire the perfect contractor to renovate your home.<p>“Is it going to be a small …

Home Improvement

12 habits of genuine people

There’s an enormous amount of research suggesting that emotional intelligence (EQ) is critical to your performance at work. TalentSmart has tested …

Emotional Intelligence

Classic Cinnamon Rolls

Cooking spray<p>1 c.<p>warm milk<p>2<p>large eggs, at room temperature<p>5 tbsp.<p>butter, softened<p>4 1/2 c.<p>all-purpose flour<p>2 tsp.<p>kosher salt<p>1/2 c.<p>granulated sugar<p>2 …

Recipes

5 Inspiring Books That May Change Your Thinking About Life

Books are my guilty pleasure.<p>I should be working but I am reading.<p>I should be sleeping but I am still reading.<p>I should be exercising but I have been …

Books

Why Costa Rica Is One Of The Happiest Countries In The World

“Costa Rica tells us that there is something beyond money that is important.”<p>Every Sunday, when his health allows, 100-year-old Francisco Gómez gets a ride from his daughter to the outskirts of town, where he spends the day at a community center dancing.<p>Gómez, a farmer and rancher on Costa Rica’s …

Central America

How to Estimate the Cost of a Concrete Slab

Estimate the cost of a concrete slab before beginning construction.<p>Step 1<p>Decide on the size of your concrete slab. You'll need to know the length and …

Home Improvement

The Best Smart Locks on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic Reviewers

<i>Here at the Strategist, we like to think of ourselves as crazy (in the good way) about the stuff we buy, but as much as we’d like to, we can’t try</i> …

Home Automation

50 Brilliant Uses For Listerine

Listerine mouthwash is a great go-to option if you need fresh breath, but this popular product can do so much more. Its antibacterial properties are …

Cool Stuff

Hate That Brick Fireplace? 12 Ways to Make It Look Better

Your brick fireplace is a dependable source of heat and, if it’s wood-burning, also helps keep your heating costs low. But the outdated design may …

Home Improvement

Preventing Muscle Loss as We Age

“Use it or lose it.” I’m sure you’re familiar with this advice. And I hope you’ve been following it. I certainly thought <i>I</i> was. I usually do two physical activities a day, alternating among walking, cycling and swimming. I do floor exercises for my back daily, walk up and down many stairs and tackle …

Muscle

13 Psychology Tricks That Will Work On Anybody

Every human being is a unique universe, but psychologists who have a keen eye for details keep discovering new behavioral patterns that are believed …

You Might Be Able to Retire to Beautiful Southern Italy Without Paying Taxes for 10 Years

Even if retirement is years away, it’s OK to dream about your ideal place to settle into your golden years.<p>While some think packing up and retiring …

Italy

Over 50 Airlines Allow Passengers to Fly Business Class at a Fraction of the Cost--Here's How | Inc.com

Calling all people over 5'11''. There is now a way for you to avoid the leg cramps that come with economy seating, without actually paying for a business or first class ticket.<p>Okay, you have to pay for <i>part</i> of the ticket.<p>But it's still a good deal. If you're like me and haven't heard of it until …

Credit Cards

How to Start Investing When You Don't Know Anything About the Stock Market

Starting small and continuing to learn can demystify the process.<p>Investing can be a great way to grow your money, but it's not without risk. The fear …

Investing

16 top tips for property success

Then ask successful people what they’d wished they’d been told when they were younger.<p>That’s exactly what I did with these successful property …

Self-improvement

This 23-word sentence reveals the secret to winning with people

“<b>When you meet someone, treat them as if they were in serious trouble:</b><br>… and you will be right <b>more than half</b> the time.” — Henry Eyring<p>Every person you …

William Shakespeare

How to Get Free Money to Remodel Your Home

Get Money to Remodel.<p>Step 1<p>Decide which areas of your house need remodeling or upgrading. (You get the most value out of kitchen and bath …

Home Improvement

How To Plan A Fabulous Wine Holiday In Italy

With numerous wine regions and <i>strade dei vini</i>, Italy offers countless options for a memorable wine holiday, a fast-growing type of vacation that generates billions of euros for the country each year. But with such a wide range of choices—from Alpine vineyards in the far north to the volcanic …

Wineries

10 Tuscan villages you should visit

Summer is most people’s preferred time to travel. I am of the opposite persuasion. During summer I work in the city as licensed Florence tour guide …

Italy

Guess What the Founder of Bulletproof Coffee Has for Breakfast Every Day

Spoiler alert: not tea<p>I’ve been fascinated with Bulletproof Coffee for a few years, ever since I heard Shailene Woodley rave about it in <i>Bon Appetit</i>. …

Nutrition

How You -- Yes, You! -- Can Earn Passive Income From the Apps You Create

Apps today earn money as readily as websites did in the '90s. And anyone can create them, without knowing the first thing about ech.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In the decade since the app economy made its debut, billions have been made off this sweeping online …