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UK experts urge smokers to switch to e-cigs for big health gains

LONDON (Reuters) - Vaping, or using e-cigarettes, poses only a fraction of the health risk of tobacco smoking and should be encouraged among smokers to reap substantial health benefits, British public health experts said on Tuesday.<p>In a review of evidence on e-cigarettes commissioned by the …

Tai Lopez Reveals the Secrets He Used to Make Millions From Social Media

It's easier than you think to transform your social media profile into a lucrative business.<p>7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Think about how you use social media. Is it simply a method to connect with people? A distraction from boredom at work? Or is it a tool …

6 Steps to Building a Million-Dollar Ecommerce Site in 60 Days

Jared Goetz spent only 30 minutes a day and built a colossal Shopify sales machine.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Jared Goetz, serial entrepreneur and member of The Oracles, always had a knack for reaching an audience. At 26 years old, he’s co-founded four …

eCommerce

Chemical found in red wine and dark chocolate rejuvenates cells, study finds

A compound in dark chocolate and red wine could help rejuvenate cells, according to a scientific breakthrough.<p>Researchers from the Universities of …

Spring, The Shoppable Instagram, Closes $25M In Series B

Spring, the Instagram for shopping, has today closed $25 million in Series B funding led by Box Group, with participation by Yuri Millner, Groupe Arnault, Google Ventures, and Thrive Capital. Spring has raised a total of $32.5 million.<p>Alongside the funding announcement, Spring (created by David …

Venture Capital

Here's What This Self-Made Millionaire Does Every Day (and Says You Should, Too)

The right daily habits can mean the difference between success and mediocrity.<p>The people who achieve the most in life don't get to the top by handling themselves like everyone else. One thing they typically have in common: Consistently doing the right things, every single day. Like what? Take some …

Self-improvement

How to use Instagram Stories like a pro

Make the move from Snapchat<p>Let’s face it, Snapchat is facing some serious, constant competition from Instagram. While the company is nowhere near down and out, brands and individuals are increasingly shifting over to Instagram Stories for a variety of reasons. Instagram has been relentless about …

Mobile Photography

4 modern home designs that have everything you need! (+ floor plans)

If you want gorgeous good looks, luxury touches, practicality, pretty gardens and even a garage for your home, you might think that you are making a …

10 Activities You Can Do to Relieve Your Financial Worries

Simple Tactics to Reduce Money and Finance Stress<p>Updated March 16, 2018<p>Worrying can be an effective reaction when it prompts us to reconsider how we …

Writing Saved My Life, And It Can Save Yours Too

Go back to a time where you felt inseparable from your emotions. What was the trigger? Did your boss pick and pry at you to get your work done …

15 Effective Exercises To Help You Overcome Your Daily Anxiety

<i>Anxiety is the enemy of every modern person who is even a little indulged in the exhausting whirlpool of information overload, social media,</i> …

9 Ways To Soothe Troublesome Anxiety

Anxiety is completely and utterly normal. It is an emotion just like anger or happiness – every single person holds it.<p>But, there’s a cut-off point. …

5 Pieces Of Advice To Follow When You Start A New Job

It was just two years ago when I found myself opening the big glass doors of a multinational, to mark the start of my first day as an employee.<p>Since …

When Depression And Anxiety Are An Ugly Unwelcome Duo

“For many people, the more depressed they feel, the more anxious they get; the more anxious they get, the more depressed they feel; and it becomes a …

How Being Selfish in the Morning Leads to a More Productive Workday

In order to be successful, it is essential to make progress against your top priorities before responding to other people’s requests.<p>This means …

Time Management

How To Hold Meetings People Want To Attend

Start by making sure you’ve invited all the right people.<p>Use The Sitcom Method<p>“Meetings should be like an episode of <i>Friends</i>: You know how they’re going to end when they start. When people come in knowing what 30 minutes of their time is going to accomplish, they galvanize around the mission.” —<b>Brad</b> …

Saatchi & Saatchi

Five Rules to Finally Tame Your Inbox

An overflowing, overwhelming inbox is a common lament. How do we manage this constant stream of incoming messages? <i>The Atlantic</i>’s James Hamblin has …

Time Management

The myth of self-control

Psychologists say using willpower to achieve goals is overhyped. Here’s what actually works.<p>As the Bible tells it, the first crime committed was a lapse of self-control. Eve was forbidden from tasting the fruit on the tree of knowledge. But the temptation was too much. The fruit was just so …

Psychology

Anxiety & Panic Disorder: Dealing with Procrastination

Procrastination can be a common problem for many people with anxiety-related conditions, including panic disorder. There are numerous symptoms of …

Want to Perform at a Higher Level Without Doing More Work? Science Says Try This 1 Thing.

Get more done in less time.<p>Running a business can feel like a never-ending battle. You're constantly fighting and putting out fires. Crazy demands are made on your time, mind and stamina. It's not easy, and to succeed, you need to find your competitive edge.<p>Spare time is in short supply, so you …

Nutrition

Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? Top 10 Hacks for Having $1 Million for Retirement.

Spend less than you earn, especially when you start earning more, and you are halfway to being rich.<p>8 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Hopefully everyone answered yes to that question about becoming a millionaire. But for many of us that may sound like a pipe …

Personal Finance

10 Bad Habits You Must Eliminate From Your Daily Routine

When it comes to productivity, the little things make all the difference. Quit sabotaging yourself with these bad habits.<p>Guest Writer<p>Co-author of Emotional Intelligence 2.0 and President at TalentSmart<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You are the sum of your habits. When …

Time Management

I spent 15 years confusing money with happiness. Here’s how I learned to stop

For almost 15 years, I worked in the finance industry. The people I worked with had a number of things in common: a taste for Gucci loafers; a predilection for the $39 Lever House breakfast. And we all believed in a kind of holy grail. We referred to it as The Number.<p>Everyone in finance had their …

Skinny Jeans

13 Micro-Resolutions You Can Definitely Still Accomplish Before The End Of 2016

<b>1.</b> Forgive yourself for something you’re carrying. We all have way too much baggage, and it is too easy to wear your soul down to regrets and sorrow. …

7 Ways to Make Extra Money While Working a Full-Time Job

<i>This piece originally appeared on Entrepreneur.com.</i><p>Is your dwindling bank account impacting your health? The American Psychological Association (APA) …

Learn a Little Psychology to Motivate Employees and Increase Productivity

This is the Hawthorne Effect. Learn what it can do for your office.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Hiring talented employees for a startup can be extremely difficult. Retaining such talent, if they do come onboard, is doubly challenging. Such employees need …

Employment

Crack the Code on Work-Life Balance

Work-life balance is dead. Instead, we need to focus on leading our people with their overall well-being in mind (and yours, too!).<p><i>Tony Bridwell is a Partner for Partners In Leadership, a leading management consulting firm, where he works with leaders to create greater accountability across the</i> …

Work-life Balance

11 Must-Watch TED Talks That Will Make You Insanely Productive

Spend a little time watching these talks now and you'll save a lot of time in the long run.<p>You know the old saying, "It takes money to make money." Well, the same can be said of time.<p>Sure, you'll spend somewhere between five and 20 minutes not working while you watch the TED talks below, but each …

Time Management