Linda Jacob

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Use These 5 Steps to Quickly Become an Expert in Anything | Inc.com

If you are going to run a business, you need to be an expert. An expert is really just someone who is trusted enough to lead. To be trusted enough to lead others and to lead innovation requires ability, results, andconfidence. If you are not an expert, no one cares what you think, and no one will …

Self-improvement

Never Apologize For Who You Are

A couple of weeks ago I had posted this image on Instagram with the text “Never Apologize For Who You Are”<p>And it comes down to one of the most …

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WTF is Ethereum?

The ultimate guide to understand why Ethereum is not just another cryptocurrency.<p>A<b>lthough ‘Bitcoin’ and ‘Ethereum’ are terms</b> that are often paired …

Easy Breakfast Yogurt Popsicles

Easy Breakfast Yogurt Popsicles – A delicious, healthy breakfast that is quick and easy to make and will keep you cool all day long. Hay guys, it’s …

Tarte's New Foundation Stick Is A Nutrition Bar For Your Face

Foundation is one of the most deceptively tricky makeup products out there — personally, neither brush nor makeup sponge nor fingers can quite get liquid foundation to not look like I'm wearing a very obvious layer of flesh-colored stuff on my face (which I like to call "second face" or "Face 2.0" …

Using Amazon to Boost Your Personal Brand

As a stay-at-home dad who built a 7 figure business on Amazon in just 24 months, Nick Stephenson knows what it takes to build an audience …

Personal Branding Tips from 28 Experts [Infographic]

Want to accelerate the success of your career via digital media? Your goal must become to be recognized for your area of expertise.<p>"Recognition is …

The Japanese skill copied by the world

Mindfulness has become trendy around the world in recent years – but in Japan, it’s been ingrained into the culture for centuries.<p>As the sleek shinkansen bullet train glided noiselessly into the station, I watched a strange ritual begin. During the brief stop, the conductor in the last carriage …

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A 25 year-old figured out a way to save low-income kids from the dreaded 'summer slide'

Karim Abouelnaga may have found a workable solution to this phenomenon, known best as "summer slide."<p>Abouelnaga is the 25-year-old cofounder and CEO of Practice Makes Perfect (PMP), a company that hires teenage mentors to help low-income kids stay engaged for six weeks over the summer. Based on …

75 Insanely Clever DIYs Every Parent Will Wish They Knew About Sooner

It's 99% guaranteed you will find something in here your family will love.<p>View this post on Facebook<p>View this post on Facebook

Educators flipping out over fidget spinners are missing the real menace

What if I told you there was a safe, small, inexpensive toy that was quiet, used no batteries, was almost impossible to break, had no screen and …

Get ready for the regional shopping mall apocalypse

Fragile ecosystems poorly suited to a changing world.<p>The overall American economy is in reasonably healthy shape right now, but there’s one area of the economy that’s struggling: regional shopping malls.<p>The problems are trickling down, essentially, from the department store sector, which has been …

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How the health care bill could change the health care system.<p>The American Health Care Act — Republicans’ proposal to repeal and replace Obamacare — passed the House in a close vote Thursday afternoon.<p>The bill would likely cause millions to lose health insurance coverage. We don’t know how many …

5 Ways Your Should Use Social Platforms To Help You Build Your Business And One Way You REALLY Want To Avoid

A few days ago I was sitting in a Starbucks, enjoying a great conversation and a yummy cup of Joe, when I noticed a woman walk in.<p>Her body posture …

The New Yorker Cover and Women Surgeons: Is a Picture Worth a Thousand Words?

Have you ever seen an image, a photo, a piece of art, even a face that speaks to you? Or moves you? Like the Mona Lisa or a Picasso. Meryl Streep or …

If You See A Man With One Painted Fingernail, THIS Is What It Means

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5 Reasons to Build a Network of Small Groups, Rather Than a Mass Movement of Individuals

We’re currently touring through the US, meeting with activists: from urban neighbourhood organisers, to black bloc anarchists, back-t

How I Beat Procrastination: Do It Today, Not Tomorrow

Every time I put off a decision, hit the snooze button, skipped the gym, or didn’t complete my tasks because I didn’t feel like it, I always had an …

The One Thing You Should Eat To Speed Up Your Metabolism All Weekend, According To Dr. Oz

Usually, weekends are for cheat meals but do you really want to ruin all the progress you made during the week? Or maybe you want to kick start your …

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Sometimes, Spending Brings a Bigger Return Than Saving

Life experiences give you an incalculable return on investment. Every. Single. Time. So why is it so hard for us to spend money on them?<p>The reason for me is often that experiences tend to feel like an extravagant expenditure of money, time and energy. Let me give you an example.<p>My wife and I had a …

Why United Was Legally Wrong to Deplane David Dao — Newsweek

There is no provision in the contract for deplaning a seated passenger because the flight is oversold.

Fast and Furious Abs and Booty Workout

This is a full-body workout, but we have to be honest, your abs and butt will be sore tomorrow since all the moves target those areas a little bit more. And sore in the best way possible, since that means you're building muscle and strength. So just press play and get ready to work!

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I retired at 52 with a $3 million net worth — here are 10 things that surprised me about early retirement

<i>And spoiler alert: it doesn't involve money or a high-powered career! Both of which he retired from once he realized enough was enough (his "enough," btw? $3 million) Take it away, ESI!</i><p>When I retired last fall at 52, I thought I knew exactly what retirement would be like. Many of the expectations I …

Babies need extreme comfort to overcome the damaging effects of stress

Affection and attention are crucial for infants — they help the brain develop chemicals that protect against stress<p>When a baby signals that something is amiss, it matters if the need is met fairly promptly, at least most of the time. This doesn’t mean being at the infant’s beck and call at every …

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The 10 Worst Ways to Ruin Sleep and Cause Insomnia with Bad Habits

Eating a Large Meal Before Bed<p>There’s nothing like a full bladder or stomach to disrupt your sleep. Getting up to urinate will interrupt sound rest, …