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8 Bad Communication Habits You Need to Break Immediately

Want to have better conversations? It's time to break up with these pesky bad habits.<p>Conversations are a big part of our everyday lives. And whether you think of yourself as a world-class communicator or as someone who would rather just send an email than deal with face-to-face chatter, chances are …

Public Speaking

Startup Secrets: Starbucks Started with $4,050

What do WalMart, Apple, Microsoft, and Starbucks have in common?<p>Much like your neighborhood mom and pop businesses, they, too, were startups at some point. They didn't just appear out of thin air.<p>When Apple first began as an idea, Steve Jobs had to sell his VW bus for $750 to develop working …

The 500-Rep Unloaded Barbell Challenge

Ditch the weight plates to build some serious muscle and burn some serious fat<p>For a strength and fat-blasting workout like no other, grab an unloaded 45-pound barbell.<p>Then perform 50 reps of each exercise in the order shown for a total of 500 reps. Try to complete each movement in as few sets as …

The 5 Best Affordable Jewelry Brands You've (Probably) Never Heard of

This article first appeared on xoJane. For more stories like this, visit xojane.com now.<p>I have to start this by being honest, jewelry has never …

I want to go into property development

I’m worried about securing a mortgage because, although I have quite a lot of cash, I am unemployed<p><b>Q</b> I recently gave up my job as a housing consultant and decided I would like to do something different. Property development/investment sounds interesting and as my husband and I are both skilled and …

9 Habits to Master Before Turning 30

Learn from every failure<p>“Listening is like programming a computer,” author and investor James Altucher writes. “You take stuff in, you process it, …

Why is Samsung Making TVs Thicker?

The new Bouroullec-designed Serif TV is being hailed as a design triumph. Do you agree?<p>I'll never forget a design professor telling us students about …

What’s in all that e-cig vapor?

Wander into a vape shop in the mall or online, and you can find a smorgasbord of flavors: cotton candy, vanilla custard, even Unicorn Milk or Katy Perry’s Cherry.<p>Flashy flavors have helped e-cigarettes, designed to vaporize a nicotine solution, grow into an industry with an estimated $3.5 billion …

Public Health

The 100 best novels written in English: the full list

After two years of careful consideration, Robert McCrum has reached a verdict on his selection of the 100 greatest novels written in English. Take a look at his list<p>Robert McCrum reflects on his choices One in five doesn’t represent over 300 years of women in literature: a response What is missing: …

17 things keeping you from getting rich, according to a journalist who spent his career studying millionaires

In addition to boiling down the "secret" to building wealth in 13 principles, he revealed 30 "major causes of failure" that hold many of us back from getting rich.<p>Here are 17 that are still relevant today.

Self-improvement