Eric Parson

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How to Do 16 Different Types of Push-ups

Push-ups are pretty damn hard. My high school cheerleading coach insisted that the whole squad could bang out 20 push-ups by the time summer cheer …

Workouts

Five Secrets for Steadier Workouts

People who exercise regularly tend to share some common approaches to fitness, research shows—adopting some of them can help you<p>Many of us vow to get to the gym—then life intervenes. But 21% of U.S. adults do manage to get enough exercise, and these people have some common traits and habits. They …

Exercise

5 Things Parents of Successful Kids do Differently

Chances are, your vision of succeeding as a parent doesn't involve your offspring living in your basement when they're 30, or flitting aimlessly from job to job without some sense of purpose in life. But what can you do to help forge young adults who are hardworking, confident, resilient and able …

Marquette University

The U.S. is waging a massive shadow war in Africa, exclusive documents reveal

“Africa’s challenges could create a threat that surpasses the threat that the U.S. currently faces from conflict in Afghanistan, Iraq, and Syria.”<p>“Africa’s challenges could create a threat that surpasses the threat that the U.S. currently faces from conflict in Afghanistan, Iraq, and Syria.”<p>“We …

If you truly knew what the N-word meant to our ancestors, you’d NEVER use it

It was used and still can be used to make us hate ourselves<p>A few years ago, I read slave narratives to explore the lives of black agricultural …

Artificial intelligence is getting more powerful, and it's about to be everywhere

There wasn’t any one big product announcement at Google I/O keynote on Wednesday,the annual event when thousands of programmers meet to learn about Google’s software platforms. Instead, it was a steady trickle of incremental improvements across Google’s product portfolio. And almost all of the …

Artificial Intelligence

8 Toxic Personalities Every Successful Person Avoids

Nobody can afford an emotional saboteur.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The world is full of many types of people. There are those who sustain you through hard times and applaud you in good times. And then there are the noxious people, the ones who tear you down, who …

What I Learned In My 20s That Propelled My Career

This list of 7 personal development books could be for you, regardless of your age or generation.<p>The more I read today about personal development, career success, and setting and reaching goals, the more I reflect on the wisdom from some of the great authors that influenced me in my early career. …

20 exercises to bulletproof your joints and prevent injury

10 Udemy Courses Under $100 That Could Help You Make $1,000 (or More)

Never stop improving your entrepreneurial portfolio.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>Entrepreneur has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p><b>EXCLUSIVE: $10 Course Promo Expires June 30, 2017</b><p>There’s always something you can add to …

How to Get a Big Upper Body - 3 Exercises and Muscle Building Tips For Ectomorphs

As an ectomorph or skinny hardgainer, gaining some serious muscle on your upper body is no mean feat...after all you're fighting your genetics as …

Mental health: Employees speak of difficulty re-entering workforce following depression, anxiety

Mental illness is the leading cause of long-term work incapacity in the developed world, with the cost to Australian employers more than $10.9 …

Celebrity Focus: Floyd Mayweather Jr. wealth and his luxury lifestyle (With Pictures)

He is the owner of a $1,000,000+ custom made Bugatti Veyron, a private jet, a 23,000-square-foot house in Las Vegas and this is just the beginning. …

How to Manage Stress

For any of you who have experienced a ‘runner’s high’ or endorphin rush while exercising you know how powerful the feeling can be. But there are many …

8 Surprisingly Unhealthy Drinks You Should Avoid

When it comes to grabbing something quick that can quench your thirst in the most satisfying way possible, plain old water sometimes just doesn’t cut …

10 Things the Best of the Best Do Differently

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Something that has always fascinated me over the years is what are some of the things that the best of the best do differently than everyone else.<p>While there are many different qualities and habits that the best possess, here are 10 of …

Video: Jon Stewart Drops Comedy, Blasts Reaction to Charleston Shooting

Brilliant comedian Jon Stewart, who’s on his way out at <i>The Daily Show</i>, gave an impressive performance during last night’s show, dropping the comedy …

Comedy

Why cute photos of animals make us happier

It might seem frivolous to share photos of cute pets, or photobombing animals, but there is scientific evidence from psychological research that …

5 Fruits That Will Help You Lose Weight

The challenges of losing weight have been seen in this generation more than in all the other generations that have gone past. Most of today's adults …

5 Ways To Simplify Starting Your Own Business

Many individuals that have always wanted to start a business never do it. This is because the whole business startup process normally overwhelms …

Weight Training Diet: How to Build Muscle Mass and Lose Fat

Designing any weight training diet may be one of the most important factors in achieving your body building goals. Some bodybuilders declare that a …

10 Foods That Build Muscle Mass - You Must Eat This If You Want to Get Big!

The biggest mistakes that people make when trying to gain muscle is to focus on only their workout routine. When you do this you leave out one of the …

Study Uncovers Link Between Blood Type And Risk Of Cognitive Decline

Many factors impact brain health, from genetics to sleep quality. And now a new landmark study has found that blood type also may affect cognitive function as we age.<p>Indeed, researchers at the University of Sheffield in England found that those with an O blood type have more gray matter in their …

This War Is Dramatically Escalating, But Remains Hidden From View

<i>Every week, we bring you one overlooked aspect of the stories that made news in recent days. You noticed the media forgot all about another story's basic facts? Tweet @TheWorldPost or let us know on our Facebook page.</i><p>JUBA, South Sudan -- As the sound of heavy gunfire neared his home last week, …

Computer independently solves 120-year-old biological mystery

For the first time ever a computer has managed to develop a new scientific theory using only its artificial intelligence, and with no help from human …