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Make Your Life Easier: 17 Grab-and-Go Breakfast Recipes

With a little make-ahead savvy, these breakfast options are perfectly portable.<p>We get it: Most mornings, you're dining on the go. With a little make-ahead savvy, these breakfast options are perfectly portable and don't require repeating "YES, I SAID EXTRA HASH BROWNS" into a drive-thru microphone. …

Breakfast

Achieve Your Goals: Research Reveals a Simple Trick That Doubles Your Chances for Success

We all have goals. And what’s the first thing most of us think about when we consider how to achieve them?<p><i>“I need to get motivated.”</i><p>The surprising …

'We're disrupting IKEA': Canadian entrepreneur launches $25 stand-up desk

One of Canada's leading high-tech entrepreneurs has turned a low-tech solution to his back problems into a new venture that he hopes will reshape the office furniture business.<p>Ryan Holmes was recovering from a painful back injury four years ago when his doctor suggested that the chief executive …

Tommy Emmanuel's 8 tips for guitarists

Introduction<p>Tommy Emmanuel is one of those rare pickers who can dazzle you, seemingly effortlessly, when he plays guitar.<p>He’s one of the most …

How Closing Your 3 Gaps -- Beliefs, Values And Time -- Dramatically Improves Your Life And Work

<b>Part of the series “Living and Working Better”</b><p>Almost 10 years ago now, I embarked on a yearlong qualitative research study for my first book <i>Breakdown, Breakthrough</i> on how women experience what they perceive to be professional “crisis,” and how they overcome it. More than one hundred riveting …

Why Most Entrepreneurs Fail to Attract Paying Clients and What You Can Do About It

Have you ever wondered what makes some entrepreneurs so magnetic that people are automatically driven to them and are ready to hand them cash, with closed eyes?<p>And why the heck can't you be a rock-star like them, even when you are way more talented, and, probably, more qualified?<p>If you answered …

Entrepreneurship

NAMM 2016: Add a whammy bar to any electric or acoustic guitar with the Virtual Jeff

<b>NAMM 2016: Bigsbys, two-point trems, Floyd Roses… every vibrato system has its own quirks, but a new solution promises perfect tuning, simple</b> …

NAMM

23 Best Productivity Hacks of the Year

These productivity techniques will keep you on track and happy all year long. Get ready to dominate.<p>1. Turn Off Alerts<p>It’s terribly tough to get into …

There's a Wrong Way to Daydream—Here's How to Do It Right

Trending Stories<p>Our Favorite Kitchen Organizing Ideas Ever<p>7 of Our Healthiest Slow-Cooker Recipes<p>7 Slenderizing Fashion Strategies<p>The Very Best …

Where does 'creativity' happen in your brain?

Don’t go hunting for it as though it were a single entity. Creativity emerges from a variety of mental process and has no precise location<p>Even in the wilderness that is human thinking, creative ideas seem to be deliberately designed to defy empirical inquiry. There is something elusive, perhaps …

Marc Maron’s Brilliant Mistakes

The star podcaster’s success is rooted in his early-career failure and despair.<p>The American monologue, once you get an ear for it, is everywhere, beguiling and blustering and buttonholing. It raises you up, it bums you out. It has its pulpits and its sanctified places—the radio booth, the campaign …

Los Angeles

104 Questions For Product Development Teams

<b>Please bookmark this post. Don’t try to read it all in one sitting. You will hate me and call me crazy.</b><p>It will not go well with your coffee. You will …

A serial startup employee explains 4 key steps to building a $1 million business in under 48 hours

We were both in hoodies and had a shared penchant for the F-bomb and burritos, all of which led to a caffeine-infused mind meld.<p>It would be the first of many.<p>The matchmaker then introducing us was the prophetic and profane Dave McClure, general partner of 500 Start-ups, which is now headquartered …

Startups

Power Through Your Work With a “Forcing Function”

For some reason, I’m able to get my work done quicker and more efficiently if I’m on a tight deadline. If I’m writing a blog post, for example, the …

Elements text editor for iPhone and iPad

I’ve spent a lot of time looking for the nearly perfect iPad writing application—something that isn’t too flashy, is easy to use, and most …

GTD News, Videos, Reviews and Gossip - Lifehacker

When your kids are out of school, things can feel a little haphazard. To prevent a Spring/Summer Break Brought to You By Screen Time, a lot of …

50 best iOS apps of 2015

2015 saw a whole load of new apps hit the iOS app store. With standouts like Periscope, livestreaming became one of the biggest trends, as well as GIFs and of course, emoji.<p>So, if you’re looking forward to unwrapping a new iOS device this Christmas, make sure you get some these apps installed to …

These drawings reveal a hard truth about important relationships in our lives

In a post last year, we laid out the human lifespan visually. By years:<p>By months:<p>And by weeks:<p>While working on that post, I also made a days chart, but it seemed a bit much, so I left it out. But whatever:<p>The days chart blows my mind as much as the weeks chart. Each of those dots is only a single …

Relationships

9 fab empowering TED talks that will zoom you towards SUCCESS

Is SUCCESS important to you? Check out these techniques that will empower you to take action right now. You'll zoom yourself towards success.

10 Things You Should Automate in Your Small Business

It can be easy for small business owners to feel like they are married to their business, since keeping up with all the various tasks and …

9 ways to make your life easier without spending a fortune

The gist of it was this: When you are a child, you have energy and time but no money; when you are a young adult, you have energy and money but no time; when you are an older adult, you have money and time but no energy.<p>The whole "energy and time but no money" thing was true for me for the first 22 …

Personal Finance

The Most Genius Way to Save Money on Groceries Next Year

<i>By Cameron Huddleston, Columnist</i><p>Grocery shopping can take a big bite out of your household budget. In fact, a family of four spends up to an average of $1,300 a month on food at home, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture. That means families can shell out more than $15,000 a year on …

Personal Finance

A Harvard psychologist says these simple body-language tweaks can instantly boost your confidence

When you're closing a deal, plant your hands on the table and lean forward.<p>When you're pitching an idea, rest your feet on the table, clasp your …

'Shark Tank' investor Barbara Corcoran reveals the productivity trick every entrepreneur should use

Since Barbara Corcoran made her fortune building and then selling one of New York's premier real-estate firms, The Corcoran Group, she has been a full-time investor on the popular reality show "Shark Tank."<p>In the past six seasons, Corcoran has made deals with about 30 of the entrepreneurs who have …

Entrepreneurship

Lifehacker Pack for Mac: Our List of the Essential Mac Apps

There’s no shortage of useful, interesting apps for the Mac, but some of them you just can’t live without. In this year’s annual Lifehacker Pack for …

19 Gifts For The Gluten-Free Food Lover In Your Life

How I Landed 5 Dream Jobs In One Month By Giving Away My Best Ideas

<i>by</i> <i>Garin Etcheberry</i><p>30 days/300 ideas<p>A few months ago I sent 10 ideas for passive revenue streams to James Altucher and Aaron Brabham at The Ask …