Gayellen Cooper

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The power of personal branding: 5 ways to develop your online persona

There was a time when a company’s brand meant everything, and founders/employees were simply a byproduct of that brand. But with the explosion of …

Public Relations

How to immediately refresh your brain to restore high-level thinking

Mental clarity can escape anyone.<p>Surely even Einstein and Shakespeare had their moments. It happens.<p>It’s your ability to recover that matters.<p>You can …

Creativity

How to Get Ripped in 90 Days

Getting ripped in 90 days or less is possible if you follow the right diet and exercise plan. Eating the right foods at the right time is paramount …

Nutrition

9 Ways to Focus a Wandering Mind (Infographic)

Staying focused isn't always easy. Here are some tricks to help.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Whether you’re daydreaming about a tropical beach or envisioning yourself getting a promotion, the mind has a tendency to wander. While at times it might feel difficult to …

University College London

4 Crazy Delicious Takes on the Classic Peanut Butter Cookie

From super-crunch to salty-sweet, these creative cookies will become new household favorites.

Dessert

Light, Lemony Blintzes to Lure You From Your Slumber

I don’t need to set an alarm. Every morning, at 6:30 sharp, a small paw begins delicately, then forcefully, tapping my face. If that doesn’t work, Boudin, my 12-pound tabby, proceeds to head-butting. He wants breakfast and he wants it <i>now</i>.<p>Unlike Boudin, I’m perfectly comfortable breezing past …

Breakfast

How to Build a Website, Go Viral and Develop Your Digital Brand

Here are three steps to establishing your small business's online presence.<p>If you want to turn your small business into a big one, at some point you’re going to need to go digital. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, “U.S. retail ecommerce sales for the fourth quarter of 2017, adjusted for …

Marketing

32 Founders Share the Biggest Lessons They are Learning Right Now

Don't be afraid to admit what you don't know.<p>- Entrepreneur Staff<p>Staff Writer. Covers leadership, media, technology and culture.<p>The most successful entrepreneurs are the first to admit that they don’t know everything. They are constantly stretching and challenging themselves.<p>They understand that …

Entrepreneurship

The Future Is Freelance: How to Optimize Independent Worker Output

By treating freelancers like human beings, companies can ensure they'll never be at a loss for top talent, even on the most challenging projects.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Employees at massive companies often toil away without seeing a financial benefit -- and they …

Employment

These Are the 5 Best Anti-Aging Products, According to Thousands of Reviews

If you want to dip your toes in the tide of of anti-aging products, a good place to start is by seeing what other people have tested and liked rather …

Skin Care

How to keep your cool when coworkers are annoying you

Here’s a fact you already know to be true: people are annoying.<p>Even people who you adore — like your best friends, family or your partner — will wear …

Self-help

12 Hard Things You Need to Hear About Your Attitude

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again, the mind is your ultimate battleground. It’s the space where the greatest and fiercest conflict resides. …

Mind

This is how to sleep better: 5 secrets from neuroscience

I’ll bet you’re not getting enough sleep. Honestly, I’m kind of cheating — it’s a pretty safe bet.<p>Two-thirds of adults throughout all developed …

Immune System

How to lead with influence instead of authority

Clearly, leadership potential exists within each of us. That potential can be triggered by outside events, or it can be learned by exploring …

Gig Economy

Melt - In - Your - Mouth Shortbread Recipe

"This quick and easy shortbread will literally melt when you take a bite. Great for Christmas parties with a little bit of decorating."<p>Ingredients<p>1 …

18 Budget Hacks That Can Help You Get Your Finances on Track

Source: Getty Images<p>1 of 19<p>Try these and watch your cash accumulate<p>Though Americans are doing a better job of saving today than in years prior, many …

Personal Finance

10 of the Easiest, Fanciest One-Layer Cakes

Two- or three-layer cakes are all well and good, but it's hard to argue with the ease of a one-layer cake. While usually thought to be humble and …

Dessert

This Little-Known 401(k) Trick Can Open the Floodgates to Roth IRA Savings

Go beyond well-known strategies to boost your savings -- if your employer does one simple thing.<p>There's a retirement crisis in the U.S., with …

7 American Cities and States That Will Actually Pay You to Move There

Real talk, you average American, this might be the year you make a big move. For one, your commute is too long, and you’re fresh out of …

American Cities

Chocolate Italian Florentines

<b>Makes 20</b><p><b>Ingredients</b><p>125 g/4 oz./ ½ cup (1 stick) butter or margarine<br>• 125 g/4 oz./ ½ cup packed soft light brown sugar<br>• 1 tbsp. double/heavy cream<br>• 50 g/2 …

Truly likable people all share the same trait — here are 9 ways to know if you're one of them

Everyone worries from time to time.<p>Maybe you walked into a roomful of coworkers whispering and assumed they were gossiping about you. Or maybe your friends forgot to include you on the email chain for an upcoming getaway.<p>Our advice? Relax. You're probably plenty well-liked.<p>But if you're really …

Psychology

This Single-Serving Molten Chocolate Cookie Hits the Spot

Welcome to Single Serving, our new video series showcasing mouthwatering, easily re-createable, and highly Instagrammable recipes for one like Blue Majik nice cream and egg clouds. This week, we’re baking up a ramekin cookie with a molten chocolate core, because sometimes you just really need a …

15 Habits That May Make Someone Irritating Without Realizing It

Someones people may be irritating without realizing it. Whether it's being on their phone when other people are talking to them, or interrupting …

This Simple Strategy Will Make You a Faster, More Effective Learner

A little structure goes a long way in making the mind more effective.<p><i>What is the best approach for learning new things? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Praveen Tipirneni, CEO of</b> …

Mama's Deeply Chocolate Cake

Rich, moist, chocolatey, and really yummy! That’s my mama’s favorite dessert that she usually prepares for holidays and other special occasions. …

7 Ways to Get People To Like You From an FBI Behavior Expert

Meeting new people can be awkward. What should you say? How can you make a good impression? How do you keep a conversation going?<p>Research shows …

Self-help

4 Things You Need to Accept About Millennials in the Workplace

2018 is the year of working smarter, not harder.<p>If I had a dollar every time an older person said something disparaging about a Millennial, I'd be talking to you from my own private island. What I have found, is that working with them (or managing them) can be rewarding as long as you treat them …

Never Be Awkward Again: 6 Ways To Be Confident In Your Conversation With Anyone

You just met her. Maybe it was at a party, a networking event or even on the street.<p>Your heart is racing and your mouth is, too, but just as quickly …

I’ve applied for many jobs without getting a single interview. What am I doing wrong?

My guess is you’re making the same mistake most people do: you’re making your resume about you instead of about the reader!<p>Shock is the reaction I …

If You Want to Retire in 10 Years, Do These 5 Things Now

This article was originally published by <i>Money</i><p>After 30-plus years of working and socking away savings, you can finally see retirement on the horizon. …