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What other countries see as the top qualities of great leaders

<i>Global Commerce Insider occasionally seeks input from leaders on vital issues that affect our businesses and economy in a global context.</i><p>Leadership can come in all shapes and sizes, but in today's global business and economic climate, competent, effective and strong leadership is vital for Canada's …

Parenting Is Now Officially Impossible

It’s impossible to be a parent in 2016. Living under a viral microscope of social media has all but extinguished any hope parents ever had.<p>With every …

Patients Ponder Life and Death as California's New 'Right to Die' Law Begins

Terminally ill California residents may now legally take medicine to end their lives, thanks to a new law that goes into effect Thursday.<p>Under the "End of Life Option Act," California has become the fifth state in the nation to create a legal process for patients to obtain aid in dying.<p>And how the …

6 Ways to Get Promoted Instantly

<i>The Leadership Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in business contribute answers to timely</i> …

The 5 Personality Types You'll Encounter in Meetings (and How to Embrace Them)

Want a more productive meeting? Cater to the strengths and weaknesses of these personalities first.<p><i>Jason Shah is the founder and CEO of Do, a collaboration platform that helps you run productive meetings.</i><p>In meetings, you're bound to come up against different personality types. Treating everyone the …

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4 Ways to Boost Your Health That Will Also Build Your Wealth

We love what we do as entrepreneurs and we want to stay in the game as long as we can. That means taking care of the business and the body. Without profits, we won't succeed professionally. Without health, we won't possess the passion and energy needed to keep driving the bus.<p>There's no question: …

10 ways to trick yourself out of being lazy

Why go to the gym tonight? After all, you haven't gone in a week. Why take out the garbage when your whole apartment is a mess?<p>Good points. But it's time to break the cycle.<p>We browsed two Reddit threads on overcoming laziness and pulled out the easiest ways to set yourself on a path toward greater …

How to go from $13,000 to almost $20 million in capital

Take it from someone who survived the Shark Tank: the journey of raising capital for a startup isn’t easy. If it was, every business would get off the ground without a hitch.<p>The truth is, even the best startups have to work hard to raise money. In fact, a 2014 CB Insights survey found that almost a …

Stretching Routine for Walking

Stretching can improve your flexibility and can make your walking more comfortable. This stretching routine targets the muscle groups you will use …

How to Hack Your Brain to Become Radically More Confident and Less Fearful

<b>A guide from Harvard Psychologist and TED Talk star Amy Cuddy</b><p>We’ve all had those paralyzing moments where our palms are sweating more than a marathon …

3 Common Plank Mistakes (And How to Fix Them)

You love them, you hate them—the plank is the true test of core strength.<p>This ultimate isometric exercise engages the muscles in your abdominals, …

Workouts

Knife found on O.J. Simpson property being tested by Los Angeles police

It was a problem that plagued prosecutors during the so-called trial of the last century. Authorities said they had the bloody glove O.J. Simpson used into the stabbing death of his former wife and her friend, but they could never produce the knife that was used.<p>This absence fueled public intrigue, …

Psychologists Showed People a Traumatic Film Then Gave Them Laughing Gas

What's a good analogue for real psychological trauma? Watching Gaspar Noé's 'Irréversible.'<p>A paper published today in <i>Psychological Medicine</i> reveals findings from a study in which researchers showed participants notoriously traumatic scenes from the French film <i>Irréversible</i> before giving them nitrous …

The Brain

6 Things You Should Never Do Before Sex

For bedroom bliss, steer clear of these anti-aphrodisiacs.<p>As an experienced lady in the sack, you've probably become more comfy with your body, and rock moves that would make younger you slow clap—but even the savviest women can make pre-sex mistakes. And those unforeseen errors can morph an …

10 Motivational Books You Must Read To Strengthen Your Leadership Skills

Leadership skills aren’t learnt in a day; it takes time and experience to understand and develop those skills and project them in your professional …

26 Feelings You Should Experience At Some Point In Your Life

Embrace ALL the emotions.<p>With a birthday coming up, I've been thinking about feelings. I have a lot of them.<p>If there's anything I've learned in my short time on this earth, it's the importance of being in touch with yourself on an emotional level. Each interaction and experience you have sparks a …

Why Customers Hate Most Salespeople

I was speaking at an event this past week. During the live Q&A session, one of the attendees, Chris, asked me about a current situation. “We have a client whose current vendor is not doing a great job for them. We’ve had great meetings. They seem to really like us. But, it just seems that they are …

Business Lessons From Beyond The Shark Tank

<i>The negotiations end. The deal is struck. Everyone hugs and high-fives.</i><p>Now what?<p>In my article, <i>In The Shark Tank It's All About Valuation</i>, I discussed how the Sharks arrive at their valuations. But the show also offers insights into other aspects of business while providing an entertaining glimpse …

10 Promising Franchises for Ambitious Entrepreneurs

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There are multiple ways people become millionaires. Some launch a successful startup. Others are a whiz with stocks. But, one of the most common yet overlooked ways is to become a franchise owner.<p>If you're not sure what a …

Small Business

The 15 Moves in 15 Minutes Workout

When your week seems to be spiraling out of control (think: hectic days, busy nights, and just about zero time or energy for a workout), a little …

From Whole Foods to Red Lobster: Stores, restaurants sell shrimp peeled by slaves, AP finds

<i>EDITOR'S NOTE: More than 2,000 trapped fishermen have been freed this year as a result of an ongoing Associated Press investigative series into slavery in the Thai seafood industry. The reports also have led to a dozen arrests, millions of dollars' worth of seizures and proposals for new federal</i> …

How Long Should You Rest Between Strength Training Sets?

When you're strength training, there's more to consider than reps and how much weight to pick up. Another important factor in improving: rest between …

Weight Loss

McDonald's cashier shocked after 250 customers in a row 'pay it forward' in her drive-thru line

Marisabel Figueroa said the heart-warming chain reaction happened after Lakeland customer Torie Keene asked for her to pay for the food of the people behind her and wish them a "Merry Christmas."<p>Those customers asked to pay for the food of the people behind them — and soon hundreds of people …

The workout to make your forearms pop

Shutterstock<p>Shutterstock<p><b>Duration</b> 30-45<p><b>Exercises</b> 5<p><b>Equipment</b> Yes<p>Like your neck, face, and calves, your forearms are another group of muscles—always on …

Bodybuilding Legend Frank Zane is Training Again

It was such an honor to be awarded best physique ever by the editors of <i>Muscle & Fitness</i>! This acknowledgment really makes me feel good about myself …

4 Things You Need to Know About the Wen Hair Care Lawsuit

Maybe you've been sucked into the oddly hypnotizing infomercials featuring Alyssa Milano. Maybe you have a friend who swears by it, or you've even given it a try yourself. Either way, chances are you've heard of Wen, the cleansing conditioner developed by celebrity hairstylist Chaz Dean. It's the …

16 Moments That Made You Love Your Body in 2015

'Twas the year of wonderful stretch mark selfies.<p>This year more than ever, people clapped, slapped, and hit back at haters who dared to shame them for anything. Mostly, the Internet supported those who stood up for themselves after they were made to feel they shouldn't look a certain way. …

The Best Workout According to Your Zodiac Sign

With only one month left of 2015, it’s almost time to make good on our New Year’s resolution to keep fit. In addition to following a dozen fitness bloggers and getting our workout gear just right, we’re putting together a workout routine that will get us ready for holiday parties in no time. Not …

Even Wall Street Doesn't Want You Spending Money at Men's Wearhouse

Even Wall Street Doesn't Want You Spending Money at Men's WearhouseIf you think two-for-one suit deals are a good investment, think again.Business …