Debbie Varner

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10 Affordable Fashion Sites You Probably Haven't Heard Of Yet

For when you've got Zara and H&M fatigue.<p>We’ve all been there before: the sheer excitement over an inexpensive, on-trend find at Zara only to discover that a million other women have already scooped up the same exact item. When it comes to affordable fashion finds, the options can sometimes seem …

3 of the Best Tech Stocks You’ve Never Heard Of

It has been another great year for the best tech stocks in 2016. As usual, large-cap tech stocks like Facebook Inc. (FB), Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN), …

Wall Street

2 Top Stocks That Are Cash Cows

Image source: Getty Images.<p>Tech titans <b>Oracle Corporation</b> (NYSE: ORCL) and <b>Cisco Systems, Inc.</b> (NASDAQ: CSCO) are cheap on a price-to-earnings basis and they generate buckets of free cash flow (FCF). Their FCF generation combined is about as much asthe GDP of Uganda's38 million people. Even if all …

19 crucial money lessons I learned in my 20s

Here are 19 of the most important lessons I've learned along the way.<p>1. We <i>need</i> to talk about money<p>Money is still way too taboo. And the only way we break down this wall is to open up dialogues with friends, partners, parents — anyone who'll listen, really. Having honest conversations about salaries …

How to Retire a Millionaire

Congratulations, you've graduated from college! With degree in hand, you're ready to go out and face the world. You no doubt want to do well in life, …

12 Great Places to Go in 2017—and How to Do Them on a Budget

Here’s What The White House Will Do With Everything Obama Tweeted

President Obama was the first US president to use Twitter, Snapchat, Facebook Live, and YouTube to engage the public. Now, his White House has released its plans for what it will do with all that content he and his team created while in office.<p>After soliciting proposals for creative uses of the …

Social Media

Google Calendar update makes it easier to track fitness goals

Just when you were ready to ditch that New Year's resolution to go running every morning, Google is here to help. Well, it's here to help people who use the Goals feature in Google Calendar.<p>Google on Thursday said you can now connect Google Fit and Apple Health to your fitness goals in Calendar. …

Associated Press News

The 3-day detox that’ll jump-start your mind and body

Kelsey Patel knows your pain—literally.<p>Like many, she cycled through a range of jobs that were so demanding (at one point, she worked at the US …

14 Things These Executives do Every Day no Matter What

Getting ahead in business and life is all about repeatedly doing the right things.<p>The most successful executives and entrepreneurs likely didn't get where they are by lucky accident. Typically, achieving great things involves hard work and perseverance, as well as a supportive network of friends …

10 Success lessons from Mark Cuban – “Self-made Billionaire” for entrepreneurs

Share52<p>Tweet<p>Share137<p>+16<p>Shares 195<p>He’s the owner of the NBA’s Dallas Mavericks, Landmark Theatres, and Magnolia Pictures, and the chairman of the HDTV …

Entrepreneurship

Mindfulness Workouts Are The New Way To Work Your Body And Brain

<i>This article originally appeared in the December 2016 issue of SELF.</i><p>Here are some of the things to love about sweat-drenched, heart-pumping fitness …

11 simple tips for being more productive that don't feel like work

You went out with friends last night, which seemed like a brilliant idea in the moment and quickly escalated to a wildly good time, but now you're paying the price to productivity.<p>You're utterly exhausted due in part to dehydration and largely attributed to lack of sleep, you can't quite satisfy …

5 proven ways to increase your blog readership

Some bloggers may be seeking raw “traffic” for their blog. This does not necessarily build an engaged audience, but it can result in the “social …

Public Relations

17 Bad Habits You Need to Kill in 2017 to Be More Successful

Finally take control of your destiny by deleting the negative habits that have been dragging you down.<p>Many of you will resolve to start a new positive habit in 2017. Adding good habits can be fun, but unfortunately (most of the time), they don't work. Approximately 38 percent of Americans will make …

The 5 Skills That Innovative Leaders Have in Common

Innovation is critical in a knowledge economy — driving growth, new products, and new methods of delivering value to customers. According to PwC’s 2015 study on Global Innovation, U.S. companies spend $145 billion dollars in-country on R&D each year. And yet, despite its importance, innovation is a …

CEOs

Top 10 Things You Need in Order to be Successful

Do you have what it takes to be successful? You don’t need the right family, an inheritance, supportive parents, good looks, or anything else that’s …

7 Powerful Phrases to Boost Your Productivity

Actions prove who someone is, words prove who they want to be.<p>As with any growth and expansion, becoming more productive doesn't happen overnight. It takes consistent investment of time and commitment.<p>If you want to take yourself to the next level, you must be more productive.<p>To be more productive …

The Edit: Festive Buys Under $100 to Rock at the Office

The holiday season is an exciting time of year (despite the stress of finding the perfect gifts for your boss or coworkers), what with festive gatherings where both sequin-studded party dresses and crazy holiday sweaters are fair game filling up your iCal. By now you’ve likely started curating a …

12 Stressful Things You Need to Stop Tolerating Right Now

Some forms of stress are necessary--especially if we want to stimulate creativity and new learning.<p>Others bring no benefit at all and serve only to prevent us from being effective or successful.<p>Here's a list of a dozen of the worst sources of bad stress. Shut them out of your life starting today, …

Procrastination

​15 bathrooms you MUST see before updating yours

Any home improvement task, from the very small (like updating those bedroom curtains) to the larger (breaking out a wall to merge the kitchen and …

25 Easy (and Free) Things You Can Do Today to Shake Up Your Life

Changing your life is easier than you think, and these 25 suggestions prove it.<p>When you're stuck in a rut, it often feels like you need a big change--a new job, a globetrotting dream vacation, a wildly different, way healthier, lifestyle.<p>But the problem with big changes is that they're usually …

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I Don't Use Grounding As A Punishment, And Here's Why

As my children have grown into teenagers, our discipline has changed because, let’s face it, 12-year-olds look ridiculous in the time out chair. …