Icaro Magalhaes

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29 Asian Noodle Recipes You'll Want to Slurp Up Immediately

You’ll find about a bajillion (only a slight exaggeration) recipes for pasta on Greatist, but today we’re shifting our noodle love to another …

Do You Really Need $25 Merino Hiking Socks?

I truly believe in high-quality merino socks. They make my feet less smelly and do a stellar job of managing temperature. For a more detailed explanation about why this piece of gear is so important, I reached out to two Appalachian Trail fastest-known time (FKT) holders. Then I called Lyn Feinson, …

Backpacking

5 Ways to Increase Email Click Through Rates Once and For All

Email marketing is still one of the best performing digital channels, beating out Facebook and Twitter by 40X according to one study.<p>So what’s the …

Marketing

Why Every Business Should Use “Irregular Thinking” To Find Breakthrough Ideas

Advertising veterans Jaime Robinson and Lisa Clunie built their company, Joan, to be different from the rest of the industry.<p>“Talent is fleeing the advertising world, we have a horrible diversity problem, and we have competition from our former partners and even our clients,” says Jaime Robinson, …

The Top Email Marketing ROI Trends to Watch in 2017

Email marketing may not have the sex appeal of Instagram or Snapchat, but research continues to show its ROI prowess—even among smartphone-tethered …

5 Powerful Traits of the Most Influential Leaders

Put these habits in play to exercise influence like a boss.<p>We've all heard the John Maxwell saying "leadership is influence." Easier said than done, right? The real challenge is figuring out how to do it! Well, here's a clue: Get others to respond <i>emphatically</i> to your leadership. When you do, you're …

Diversify your income: All my ideas for making money online

You needed more income streams yesterday.<p>“Many small streams will form a big river.” — Swedish proverb<p>Most Americans have one stream of income (a …

Why Are Immigrants More Entrepreneurial?

What do Arianna Huffington (Huffington Post), Dietrich Mateschitz (Red Bull), Elon Musk (Tesla, SpaceX), and Sergey Brin (Google) have in common? Apart from their success as entrepreneurs, they all share one distinct characteristic: extensive cross-cultural experience. Huffington grew up in Athens …

5 Things Entrepreneurs Should Outsource Immediately to Save More Time

Are you an entrepreneur looking to save time and money? Start outsourcing these five things today.<p>The saying goes that entrepreneurs are the only people who will work 80 hours to avoid working 40. More often than not, they're also the only people who will try to do everything themselves to save …

Curried Quinoa + Asparagus Salad

https://i1.wp.com/spryliving.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/curried-quinoa-asparagus-salad-spry.jpg?resize=150%2C150<p><b>Yield:</b> 4 to 6 servings• <b><br>Prep:</b> 15 …

Why you should be using Gantt chart to manage your projects. But, you’re not

Missing deadlines, shouting managers and tumbling projects. This is a usual scenario in IT companies. But there’s a simple cure that can remedy all …

Project Management

‘Healthy’ sweeteners, protein-powerhouse quinoa and other nutrition myths, debunked

Is agave really better than white sugar? Will cleansing help my body detoxify? We all hunger for nutrition advice, but not all the advice you hear is worth believing. Here are the truths behind five common nutrition myths:<p>Processed meat causes cancer<p>Remember last year’s scary headline? “World …

30 Powerful Habits That Encourage Happiness and Mental Strength

Practice any one of these and you'll notice a difference within 90 days.<p><i>What have you tried for 30 days that changed everything? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Mike Leary, Psychotherapist</b> …

What's So Sensational About Your Customer Experience?

Digitally enabled and connected customers are looking for choice, transparency, simplicity, and personalized experiences when it comes to the products and services they buy. To the digitally empowered customer, products and pricing matter less. Experiences matter more. As a consequence, 89% of …

9 essential tech skills anyone interested in startups should learn

Visiting Alaska’s Fortress of Bears

Alaska is home to some of the largest brown bears on the planet, and southeast Alaska’s Inside Passage includes several remote islands that have more giant bears per square mile than anywhere else in the world. We flew out to explore this wild marvel—here's how you can do the same.<p>The Fortress of …

Advertising is a Social Experiment That for the Most Part Has Gone Wrong

<i>Thomas Kolster, Author, Speaker, Critic & Expert in Sustainable Communication</i><p>As an industry we’re ignorant at best or utterly demagogic, one-sided and irresponsible at worst. The majority of do-good efforts from brands are ridiculous and nothing but a cheeky pick-up line to charm consumers into …

Planning Complex Backpacking Trips: Best Practices

Best practices when trip planning includes: booking transportation, gear selection and packing tips for complex backpacking trips.The post Planning …