Gwen Jones

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This 7-Step Morning Routine Helped Me Build a Billion-Dollar Brand

Left to my own devices, I’m lazy as hell.<p>During one period of my life, I would stay in bed for hours in the morning because I was too cold and lazy …

Time Management

How I Lost 220 Pounds & Kept It Off For Good

Back in the 1990s, I went through a period of time when my weight was completely out of control. No matter what I did to lose weight, I just kept …

Here's Why Using Chips In Your Chocolate Chip Cookies Is A Huge Mistake

Chocolate chip cookies are one of life's greatest, simplest pleasures. As straightforward as they are, however, they're equally easy to screw up. There's one practically universal mistake that too many people make, and if you want a better cookie, you'd better listen up: <b>Stop using chocolate chips.</b> …

Dessert

7 Signs You’re Ready to Lead a Team | Inc.com

Stepping into a leadership role means taking on new responsibilities and setting an example for your team. Whether you're leading a small team within a larger organization or you're stepping out on your own as an entrepreneur, you'll be in charge of things like setting direction, delegating tasks, …

Leadership

19 Incredible Foods That Will Make You Hungry For Texas

Warning: This post will make you hungry. Hungry for a trip to Texas.

Texas

How To Spot Future Leaders

If you’re looking for the next generation of leaders, seek out these seven types.<p>One of the most difficult things a leader has to do is identify and develop other leaders in their midst.<p>Too often, organizations promote people based on competency, not on leadership potential–the so-called Peter …

Leadership

Protein Only Diet Plans

Protein only diet plans usually involve removing as many carbohydrates from the diet as possible. Carbohydrates provide energy for the body, but when …

Why Your Weaknesses Don't Disqualify You From Leadership

<b>In fact, your weaknesses might make you a better leader.</b> Let me explain.<p>I realize that’s somewhat counter-intuitive. If there’s an adjective that …

How To Stop Measuring And Start Managing

When I first started taking business classes a thousand years ago, they were still teaching the old-school definition of management. Back then the conventional wisdom was that managers did five things: planning, forecasting, budgeting, controlling and something else. Who can even remember? I heard …

The Workplace

Flower Balloons

Who knew fake flowers could look so chic? These simple balloons would be gorgeous for weddings, showers, or Valentine's Day bouquet!<p>245<p>798

Crafting

Handcrafted Bamboo Drink Stakes • Recyclart

Here is an easy idea, if like me you have a bamboo forest near where you leave ! They easily stake …

Bamboo

Important Leadership Lessons From the Blizzard That Never Came | Inc.com

This past week in New York City we were told to brace ourselves for the blizzard of the century.<p>But the blizzard never came to New York City, and many were not only disappointed but angry with the city's leadership.<p>However, there are important leadership lessons--lessons around how New York got …

Leadership

7 Healthier Ways to Make Restaurant and Pub Foods at Home

Quintessential pub fare consists of hearty sandwiches, cheesy appetizers, and fried entrees that are packed with fat, calories, and unhealthy …

TT Culinary Institute: Hot Buffalo Wings Recipe

Making chicken wings at home isn't a birdbrained idea—but the little suckers do take some finesse.<p>The meat-to-bone ratio is relatively low, so …

Three is A Trend: Spring 2015

There are certain inarguable rules in life and fashion and one is that when you see three, call the trend. See the emerging patterns straight off the spring runways.<p>There are certain inarguable rules in life and fashion and one is that when you see three, call the trend. See the emerging patterns …

The Lean Muscle Diet

Principle No. 1 <br>You Need to Eat More Food<p>If you have a Taco Bell Cheesy Gordita Crunch habit, the first step is easy: Limit your intake of anything with a name that includes the words "cheesy," "gordita," and/or "crunch."<p>But you still need to eat something, and whatever it is, it'll have calories …