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12 mind tricks that will make people like you and help you get ahead

Mind tricks won't make you a Jedi, but using the brain's natural quirks to your advantage can have a positive impact on everyone you encounter.<p>None of these tricks are deceitful or disingenuous, except for number six, and I trust that you'll only use that one with good reason.<p>As soon as you become …

20+ Organizers That Would Totally Be in Your Dream Home

Excuse us while we fantasize about these next-level storage solutions.<p>Forget owning a humongous home. We'd much prefer one that included every organizer known to man. These genius solutions reveal plates, laundry, that precious fancy knife set you got for your wedding, and much more.

Laundry Rooms

13 Delish and Easy Desserts You Can Make in Your Crock Pot

By now we all know how great our crock pots are at making soups, stews and even mashed potatoes. It’s a huge time-saver and anxiety-diminisher when it comes to easy, set-it-and-forget-it meals, especially when you have a million other things going on. But what if we told you it could rock dessert …

10 DASH Diet Recipes That Taste Damn Good

Stick to the DASH plan while dining on tacos, pad thai, and crepes with these under 400-calorie meal ideas that'll make you forget you're on a …

10 Conspiracy Theories Of The World That Will Make You Question History

Wherever there is conspiracy, there is human interest. There is something about pseudo reality that gets to us. Maybe because it is out of the …

Hunted: how to disappear without trace

Think you could go on the run and escape detection? Channel 4's experts tell you how in this in-depth guide<p>Two of the experts on the trail of Hunted’s fugitives – 2nd in command Peter Bleksley, a former undercover police officer and ace investigator, and cyber security specialist Paul Vlissidis, …

Surveillance

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A List of Books that May Change your Life

I started off 2015 with a 10-day silent Vipassana meditation course, one of the hardest things I’ve ever chosen to do. I wasn’t a meditator. I had …

Books

Weird Things That Happen to Your Body after Death | Men's Health

(Plus, check out more Cool Things Your Body Can Do. You don’t need to be dead to do them!)<p><b>1. You turn purple.</b><p>If we’ve learned anything from watching CSI all these years, it’s that dead people’s faces are eerily pale. But if you were to look at the underside of a dead guy’s body—like the shoulder …

A personality test used by major companies screens leaders for these 18 traits

The report, which includes clients' ratings in 18 key areas such as decisiveness and the ability to handle sensitive problems, is based on years of research on the factors that go into effective management. The CPI 260 and the reports that come with the results are used by major companies including …

Leadership

25 Habits That Will Make You Smarter

Want to expand your mind? A little bit of effort every day goes a long way.<p>In the Quora thread, “What would you do to be a little smarter every …

10 Biggest Organizing Mistakes We All Make

Even the best efforts are a waste without a proper plan.<p>Even the best efforts are a waste without a proper plan.

12 Money Hacks You Must Learn Now Or Regret It In 20 Years

If you’re a young professional, the lifestyle of your 40s will be dictated by your choices in the coming years, and even in the coming months. They …

10 podcasts to sharpen your sales skills

In the competitive 21st century marketplace, it’s more important than ever to keep your sales skills sharp. Regardless of how busy you are, podcasts provide an opportunity to continue learning without disrupting your daily routine. Whether you’re traveling, exercising or sitting in a waiting room, …

Marketing

5 Things Austinites Want You To Know

<i>Photo via TheAdventuresofHuckleberryFinn</i><p>Austin has become one of the most sought-after destinations in America. With its vast culture, sprawling hills, busy night life, and blend of international cuisine, art, and music, it has a little bit of everything. Over the last 5 years, it has grown and …

Festivals

How to Win at Board Games

The following is an article from the book <i>Uncle John's Canoramic Bathroom Reader</i>.<p><i>Playing board games like Scrabble or Risk against a skilled player</i> …

A startup CEO and former Googler says these 4 mistakes make you seem unqualified in a job interview

But sometimes nerves get the best of us — or we just don't prepare properly — and we end up doing things that discount our qualifications and make us seem irresponsible or incompetent.<p>"I've easily conducted over 200 job interviews in the past 12 months," says Liz Wessel, CEO and cofounder of WayUp, …

Employment

25 simple things to give up if you want to succeed

Just as you declutter your office and home, from time to time do a check and throw out anything that isn't helping you make your success achievable.<p>Here are some good places to start.<p>Perfectionism sets us up for failure. It's not a quest for the best but a way of telling yourself you'll never be …

Forbes Welcome

Miles Davis

13 Books That Will Make You Believe In Ghosts

Don't read these true-life ghost stories in the dark. You've been warned.

Books

5 Things Entrepreneurs Should Do Every Day to Grow a Business

<i>Certain daily habits can add up over time to help your business grow.</i><p>Entrepreneurs have a certain drive to improve things. They want to create, revise, sculpt, and nurture a business to new heights, increasing their workforce, market, clients, and profitability iteratively over the course of months …

Entrepreneurship

11 Things Every Adult Should Know How To Make (And Not Buy)

Listen, we know you're the busiest. And we know that at 9 p.m. that tub of grocery-store hummus is calling your name. But you know something? Homemade hummus is so easy to make. And so. Much. Better.<p>Ahead, 11 recipes you should keep in your arsenal and be able to whip up from scratch (at any given …

Cooking

10 Creative Ways to Pay Off Credit Card Debt Without Being a Complete Hermit

Disclosure:<p>Some of the links in this post are from our sponsors. We’re letting you know because it’s what Honest Abe would do. After all, he is on …

Unclutter Your Life in One Week

Right now, you have a choice to make. Do you want to live a stressful life controlled by your possessions and the demands of things that don’t matter …

Personal Organizing

7 Tips on How to Make a Good Impression in an Interview

I get questions on how to rock interviews, how to make a good impression, what to wear, how to communicate, confidence boosters, and so on.<p>In my previous post on getting over the fear of interviews, I mentioned how I love interviews and do a good job at selling myself well because in the past, I …

Mother's Amazing Response To Entitled Teen (Photo)

Estella Havisham, a mother to a 13 year old boy, found herself in a parenting predicament. Her son was acting entitled and independent so she took to …

Parenting

Macaroni and Cheese Recipes

Creamy and cheesy, there aren't many foods more comforting than homemade macaroni and cheese. Experiment with different ingredients to find the perfect recipe for your family. Here, tomato slices top rich single servings.

Cooking

Cook to Get Cut: 5 Healthy Chicken Recipes That Taste Shockingly Good

<i>When you’re looking to get lean, exercise is only half the equation. You can do all the crunches in the world, but the foods you eat are every bit as</i> …

5 Ways Your Words Can Sabotage Your Success | Inc.com

Most entrepreneurs far more attention to what they say than to how they say it. And that's a pity because success depends largely upon how well you communicate.<p>With this in mind, there are five common habits of speech that alienate coworkers and vastly limit your ability to inspire and lead …

Entrepreneurship