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This Great Course on Beating Procrastination Used to Be Paid, Now It’s Free

Productivity trainer Kosio Angelov built a paid course at Udemy on how to beat procrastination, and over a thousand people took it. Now Angelov has …

Procrastination

Pappardelle Recipe with Slow Cooked Beef Ragu recipe

Ingredients<p>Pappardelle with slow-cooked beef ragu<p>2 tbsp extra virgin olive oil<br>• 1 large (200g) brown onion, chopped finely<br>• 6 drained anchovy fillets, …

31 Places Around The World You Should Eat At Before You Die

Eat your way around the world.<p><i>We asked people who work and travel around the world to tell us about their favorite restaurants on the planet. From holes in the wall to Michelin-starred feasts, these are some of the places they recommended, presented in no particular order.</i><p>Najd Village, Riyadh, …

17 Agua Fresca Recipes for Your Next BBQ

No barbecue is complete without a cooler full of icy bevs nearby. But instead of filling said cooler with sodas and wine spritzers, why not switch it up and include some light, refreshing aguas frescas in the mix? These healthy fruit waters add serious flavor that all ages can enjoy, and will …

How To Stop Procrastinating And (Finally) Start Looking For A Job

You know it’s time to move on. You don’t feel challenged in your current position, you dread coming to work every day, you’re ready for more responsibility, and you’ve read a thousand “Should You Quit Your Job?” articles—and the answer is always a resounding “yes.”<p>And yet, you stay.<p>Sure, you’d love …

Employment

Top 10 Cheat Sheets to Help You Master Microsoft Office

Microsoft Office is still the most popular office suite used by companies and individuals across the world. These Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and …

Software

10 Foods You Can Eat to Reduce Bloating Quickly

When bloating, cramping, or heartburn strikes, my brain goes into (WTF) detective mode, calculating every last morsel that passed my lips and evaluating it after the fact as a potential threat. (CSI: dinner plate edition.)<p>Instead of trying to eliminate everything that might cause an issue, what if …

Alternative Medicine

10 Basic Exercises to Help You Treat Plantar Fasciitis

There are many causes for plantar fasciitis, including weak foot muscles, extra pressure due to obesity, incorrect footwear, or even stress from …

Cleaning Your Fresh Press

Do your future self a favor: Give your coffee press a quick refresh after every use. And don't forget to separate and rinse out all three filter …

Productivity

The First Four Things You Should Do Every Workday

Ever find that it’s noon and you haven’t accomplished anything on your to-do list? Get a productive jump-start on the day with these tasks.<p>I recently got to work an hour early. I had one goal in mind: world-domination, early-morning productivity. I made coffee, opened my email inbox, and the next …

Time Management

The one thing you should do every Sunday evening to guarantee a successful week

Most people spend Sunday nights watching TV, relaxing, and trying not to think about the challenging week ahead. After a calm weekend spent with my family or enjoying free time, I'm also ready to take it easy.<p>But, before I drop my head down on the pillow I practice one very critical habit to ensure …

Success

2016 Candidate Match Game

The 2016 election season is upon us. tell us your positions on the issues and we will tell you which candidate you most closely match up with.

Beer merger likely to shake up global market, MillerCoors

The world's largest beer-makers have agreed to combine, creating a beverage behemoth that would bring together famous brands, shake up the global beer market and could lead to significant changes in Chicago.<p>Anheuser-Busch InBev's $106 billion cash offer Tuesday was finally enough to win over …

What You Need to Master Work/Life Balance

<i>Guest post by Jeremie Kubicek</i> <br>You are a business owner. Your life is out-of-control, or that is how it feels at times. Some days you are connected …

Work-life Balance

The 25 coolest speakeasies in America

While the temperance movement is long gone, the hidden bars prevail. From upscale dress codes to passwords, these establishments transport you back to a time when drinking was an experience.<p>We dug up the hottest and most exclusive speakeasies throughout the US, where you can sip a proper cocktail …

Alcohol

Take Our 30-Day Yoga Challenge to Get Your Om On

We want you to strike a pose—a yoga pose, that is! These strength and flexibility-focused postures flow into full sequences that even Vinyasa newbies …

Canadian, World, Politics and Business News & Analysis

FEATURE-EMPTY<p>price-fixing probe Bread price-fixing scandal reveals rift between Canada’s big grocers Subscriber content<p>Pipeline spat Alberta suspends electricity talks with B.C. over pipeline fight<p>Opinion The pipeline war no politician will win<p>Port of Montreal moves forward with $750-million …

The 10 Paint Colors Designers Always Use

There's a reason they turn to these shades over and over again.<p>Choosing a paint color can be daunting, to say the least. Just a quick glance at a wall of swatches and chips is enough to make anyone dizzy. And one ill-advised choice can leave you questioning your taste forever ("Why did I ever like …

These 13 daily habits will seriously improve your life — and they each only take 5 minutes

In the Quora thread "What are some good 'mini habits' to practice each day?" readers shared the simple habits you should follow every day to become a happier, healthier, or more productive person. The best part is, each one only takes about five minutes to complete.<p>Here are some of our …

Self-esteem

13 Ingenious Planners That Will Help You Get Your Life Together

All aboard the organization station.

Productivity

Mutant Flowers From Japan's Fukushima Nuclear Disaster Go Viral Online

Nature<p>Mutant Flowers From Japan's Fukushima Nuclear Disaster Go Viral Online<p>July 20 2015 12:00 AM EDT<p>weather.com<p>Four years after the disaster at …

10 High-Protein Breakfast Ideas (That Aren't Eggs)

Kick-start your daily grind with delicious high-protein recipes—including overnight oats and French toast—that pack up to 30 grams per dish.<p>Eating …

12 Protein Pancakes Recipes for Weight Loss

Eggs and overnight oats may be our stalwart breakfast staples, but no one can resist the siren song of syrupy pancakes <i>every</i> weekend. The solution is …

The 20 best recipes you can make on a weeknight

Pulling together a decent meal mid-week can send even the most accomplished cook into a tailspin. That is exactly the situation we found ourselves in …

Do These 5 Exercises Every Day to Stay Fit for Life

Have you completed your “daily functional five” workout today?<p>That’s what Kimberly Watkins, a New York City based fitness expert and CEO of inSHAPE …

When did being ‘nice’ become a business liability?

<i>This column is part of Globe Careers' Leadership Lab series, where executives and experts share their views and advice about leadership and management. Follow us at</i> <i>@Globe_Careers</i><i>. Find all Leadership Lab stories at</i> <i>tgam.ca/leadershiplab</i><i>.</i><p>I've noticed a disturbing trend of articles explaining why …

Healthy 4th of July Cookie Cake Recipe - fANNEtastic food | Registered Dietitian Blog | Recipes + Healthy Living + Fitness

To my American readers: here is how to impress your 4th of July BBQ guests. Introducing this adorable and <b>healthy 4th of July cookie cake recipe.</b><p>This …

Dessert

Why You Should Focus on Happiness, Not Productivity

<i>This post originally appeared on BrandMentalist.com</i>.<p>We grew up learning the art of productivity -- from getting up early to go to school, attending all the classes, to finishing homework, going to bed early and getting up the next morning just to do it all over again. We learned to embrace …

Happiness