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The 10 Soothing Paint Colors That Will Change Your Life

We're feeling more relaxed already.<p>Color has the power to heal your spirit: It can be soothing, healing and make you feel reborn. So we asked 10 interior designers to share their favorite feel-good colors. Will one make it to your home?

Home Decorating

Your Tax Burden Calculator

Are you in the top 25% of all earners? The top 10%? Plus, find out what portion of the tax burden you bear according to your income status.<p>Using data …

Exercise May Lower Depression Risk by 19 Percent

Study also finds that young people who are depressed are less likely to exercise.<p>Many runners are anecdotally aware of the mood-elevating benefits of running, and new research published online this week in <i>JAMA Psychiatry</i> provides further support for that notion. The study found that subjects who …

Terrific Productivity Tips to Make Your Week a Triumph

14 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It's a summer weekend and you're savoring another barbecue or a wonderful stroll by the beach and thinking, "How do I carve out more moments like this? If I only could be more productive during the work week."<p>To help you in …

Productivity

5 Classic Sales Blunders and What I Learned From Them | Inc.com

I've been in and around sales teams for decades, been writing about sales for about 15 years and have been personally coached by dozens of the world's top sales trainers. Even so, sometimes I make dumb mistakes. Here are a few of them.<p>1. Demonstrating every feature.<p>The first thing I sold as a …

How Much You Really Need to Retire

Spending on food drops in retirement, not because retirees are eating less but because they have more time to shop and compare prices.<p>Back when I was …

Retirement