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39 Longtime Couples Share the Marriage Tips That Kept Them Together

There's a reason — or two — these couples have made it a decade or more together.<p>Marriage advice is tricky! Every couple is different, and what worked for your great-grandparents or your BFF and her husband may be the complete opposite of what helps you and S.O. But that doesn't mean you can't …

If You Want to Have a Divorce-Proof Marriage, Do THESE 7 Things

All marriages begin with great happiness, joy, and hope. When we say <i>"I do,"</i> we expect that our relationship will last forever. No one goes into a marriage thinking, <i>"We'll be in love for a while, then break up and start all over again with someone else."</i><p>But that’s the reality for most of us. …

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6 Ways To Go From Stressed To Success With Your Business

Before you get too stressed to run your business well, start thinking of the rewards.<p>A lot of stress in the business world tends to lead to a lot of …


These Venture Capitalists Bet on a Miracle Fat Pill and Lost

Imagine a pill that mimics the effects of vigorous exercise on the body.<p>Three years ago, Bruce Spiegelman, a prominent Harvard scientist, said he had …

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5 Ways Your Words Can Sabotage Your Success |

Most entrepreneurs far more attention to what they say than to how they say it. And that's a pity because success depends largely upon how well you communicate.<p>With this in mind, there are five common habits of speech that alienate coworkers and vastly limit your ability to inspire and lead …


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The Surprising Key to Your Child's Success

Science points to something truly surprising: the single most influential factor (among all other single factors) accounting for differences in education achievement is...<p>...the collective attributes of the other students with whom your child attends school - more than race, personal traits, family …


10 Things Unsuccessful People Never Stop Doing |

First we tackled the daily habits of really successful people. Next we took a look at the opposite side of that coin--the habits of ridiculously <i>unsuccessful</i> people.<p>Then we asked readers to reach out and let us know what other habits were missing. Sure enough, there are quite a few.<p>Here are 10 more …


Why I Wake Up at 5:30 am Every Morning (And What You Will Gain From Doing It Too)

Read on HuffPost France<p>A few months ago, I made decision that was utterly out of character for me. A decision that would have a daily impact, for months.<p>The decision was to wake up at <b>5:30 am</b>. Every morning.<p>"Why?"<p>That's a legitimate question. (I must admit, some mornings, I ask myself the same …


9 Proven Success Factors That Can Accelerate Your Career and Life |

Brian Tracy is a highly recognized and sought-after speaker, coach, trainer, and author who travels extensively around the world. His presentations and seminars cover a multitude of areas, including personal development, leadership, time management, public speaking, business, and sales …


Smart Space-Saving Bathroom Storage Ideas

When it comes to organizing the bathroom, there is one absolutely vital rule: Find a rightful place for everything. Of course, looks are just as important, especially in the most utilitarian of spaces.

9 Poisonous Thoughts That Hinder Your Success

Being a new entrepreneur can be daunting sometimes, with so much to learn and do, as well as the scary prospect of convincing others to pay for …

'Synchronicity': Photo series exploring life under the sea - Telegraph

Giant air-sucking machines could be the solution to Earth's scary carbon dioxide problem

Canadian company Carbon Engineering is building machines that suck carbon dioxide out of the air by pulling it through a fluid, where it can either be discarded or recycled to be used as fuel.<p>Trees do the same thing, but the fan machines would ideally be built in areas where you couldn't plant …

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7 Life Hacks to Be Productive Instead of Just Busy

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When your nose is constantly to the grindstone, sometimes it is hard to eat your meals on time, much less get perspective on anything else that is going on. As entrepreneurs, we often have periods when we are frenetically trying to …

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How Successful People Increase Productivity

This upcoming weekend is the first online seminar that I’ve ever offered on how to increase productivity.<p>It’s unlike anything I’ve seen out there …

Time Management

5 Steps to Making a Magical Animal-Filled Forest with Photoshop

Before I get into the nitty gritty details of how this piece came together, I would just like you all to take a minute to appreciate how very …


3 Remarkably Effective Habits for a Happier, More Successful You |

To be happy, you have to want to be happy. It is a personal choice. You can define your own happiness; it is OK. Going through life is easier when you embrace happiness and when you see life through a more positive lens. Not only that, but you will be more successful. It <i>is</i> possible--all you have to …


Science proves what you suspected: hiking's good for your mental health

Do not underestimate the power of a walk in the woods: A new study suggests that even a 90- minute stroll in a natural environment can lead to measurable changes in the brain, and may help combat depression.<p>Previous research has shown that just a 50-minute walk in nature can improve your mood, …

20 Inspirational Documentaries On Netflix To Guide Your Life

10 incredibly inspiring Netflix documentaries that will help motivate and encourage you in your life.

11 Ways to Maximize Kitchen Cabinet Space

In theory, small kitchens are cute, cozy and warm, and perfect for whipping up quick dinners while never having to reach too far for anything. In reality, they can be kind of a hassle. Luckily, with a few hacks, tips and DIY projects, you can be well on your way to a perfectly efficient space …


7 Tips for Fat Hikers and Others Who Don't Look Like the REI Commercials

Summer is the time for traveling into the forest to hike, but for many of us, taking on a hike can be emotionally and physically challenging.<p>The REI commercials never show someone like me conquering a mountain, yet still, I hike. As I read <i>Wild</i> by Cheryl Strayed, a story all about hiking the Pacific …