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Thomasina Miers’ recipes: homemade fish fingers with mushy peas and tartare sauce, plus blueberry pancakes

There’s an art to mushy peas, starting with a proper portion size<p>I ordered fish and chips in a very respectable pub the other day, and the mushy peas that came with it were a travesty: flavourless and boring, and in a mingy little pot; the portion was the size of a dollop of ketchup. In my book, if …

Pancakes

Yoga for runners: 13 poses to increase flexibility and enhance your training

These moves will strengthen and stretch your body and mind.<p>Runners are notorious for skipping out on cross-training exercises so they can squeeze in …

Yoga

10 lessons from Tim Ferriss that took him a decade to learn

It inspired me to start a business that gives me the time, mobility, and income that I want — instead of being trapped in a 9 to 5.<p>It's the book I most highly recommend because of how it's changed my life and the lives of just about everyone who reads it.<p>I had the opportunity to attend an exclusive …

Self-improvement

An Under-Eye Concealer That’ll Make It Look Like You Actually Slept

Plus, it doubles as an eye cream.<p>Big Sean once said “I got money bags under my eyes, cause I ain’t sleep (they all Goyard too, cause I ain't cheap).” Well, I sleep. I’m a regular eight-hour-a-night sleeper, in fact, and yet my purple and puffy under-eye bags are still there every …

Makeup

Charisma is a skill, not a gift — a Stanford psychologist shares 6 ways to build it

In researching my book "The Happiness Track," however, I found that charisma is not so much a gift as a learnable skill you can master.<p>What presence has to do with it<p>If you meet someone at a cocktail party whose eyes are constantly flitting around the room, do they make a good impression? Do they …

Emotional Intelligence

10 Udemy Courses Under $100 That Could Help You Make $1,000 (or More)

Never stop improving your entrepreneurial portfolio.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>Entrepreneur has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p><b>EXCLUSIVE: $10 Course Promo Expires June 30, 2017</b><p>There’s always something you can add to …

Marketing

The Top 10 Books Every Leader Must Read

Being a leader requires a strong drive to learn, something these 10 authors dwell on.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Were you to ask any great leader in the world for his or her secret to success, the answer would be simple: listening. That's because the best leaders …

Self-improvement

Confidence Will Make All the Difference to Your Hustle

Confidence is not arrogance, it's just being comfortable with who you are.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Confidence is a trait that can make all the difference to your daily hustle. You go to bed, wake up, and then have to overcome obstacle after obstacle. It’s like …

Self-improvement

How Women Can Build The Confidence To Take Their Seat At Any Table

I must tell you — I love being a woman! And I have long felt very fortunate to have been born in a time when women have so many opportunities and choices that even my own mother never had. Yet of all the barriers women still face, one of the biggest is a lack of confidence and belief in our own …

University of California

A former banker taught herself how to code and is now a top exec at a $700 million startup

Then the 2008 financial crisis struck and Lehman Brothers collapsed.<p>Lachs left Wall Street to get an MBA, hoping that some magical moment would strike where she would know what else to do with her life.<p>"I thought that I'd be sitting in a class and just have this moment of inspiration and I'd be …

Startups

10 habits of super likeable leaders

If you want to be a leader whom people follow with absolute conviction, you have to be a likeable leader. Tyrants and curmudgeons with brilliant …

7 crucial lessons people often learn too late in life

However, the hardest part about that process is realizing that sometimes not every opportunity lasts forever. You finally "get it" long after the fact.<p>If possible, it's best to learn these things sooner rather than later.<p>1. If you want to 'do what you love,' you have to work three times as hard as …

Self-help

Why You Should Rewrite Your Business Plan Every 90 Days

Setting long term goals could be slowing down your business.<p>Throughout our lives, we're told that preparation is everything. We make New Year's resolutions, create vision boards, and write endless to-do lists. If we fail to plan, we plan to fail, which explains why so many leaders feel the …

15 Baked Bean Recipes to Bring to All of Your Summer Potlucks

Chances are, every BBQ you’ve been to had baked beans stationed next to the grilled corn. And why not? They’re tasty, hearty, and can be made with *minimal* effort. We dug up 15 recipes with flavors ranging from peach-bourbon to cold brew coffee and everything in between. Keep reading to scroll …

The Fastest, Fanciest One-Skillet Chicken and Greens Dinner

I believe Parmesan cheese can make nearly anything better. In this case, I am referring to boneless, skinless chicken breasts and kale — two things …

Recipes

10 Myths About The Real Estate Industry, Debunked

As flexible schedules and independent work become more appealing (and accepted), more and more people — including a surge of millennials — are joining the real estate business. But while there can be many perks, there are also a lot of industry misconceptions.<p>Below, we asked 10 members of the …

Sonny Kalsi - Founder of GreenOak Real Estate

I really do believe in the 80/20 rule: only 20% of what we do delivers 80% of the bottom line value–and so we focus on that 20% relentlessly<p>The …

6 books for understanding how cities work

<i>Urbanist Richard Florida is the author of</i> The Rise of the Creative Class<i>, the book that taught cities to focus on attracting people in the creative</i> …

Learning These 7 Tough Skills Will Immediately Improve Your Entire Life

<b>These essential skills are never</b> <b>taught</b> <b>in school, but they will</b> <b>pay dividends</b> <b>for</b> <b>your entire life.</b><p><i>“Anyone who stops learning is old whether at 20 or</i> <i>80.Anyone</i> <i>who</i> <i>keeps</i> <i>learning stays strong.” — Henry Ford</i><p>We often focus only on learning skills that are directly pertinent to our jobs during the busy …

Networking

Talent Is Overrated: Top 10 Habits Of Mentally Tough People

People with limitless determination always have enough talent to succeed.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Regardless if you’re an entrepreneur, athlete, coach, artist or politician, we all must overcome hurdles and setbacks at some point in our lives. These challenges …

Self-improvement

3 Ways to Defeat Resistance and Get Your Most Important Work Done

Millions of people let one of the biggest dream killers, resistance, completely take over their lives and decision-making ability. Don't be one of them.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Have you ever been in the situation where you really wanted to get something important …

Motivation

How To Become More Ambitious With 7 Easy Tips

Have you ever come to the abrupt and real realization that you're in a rut? Sometimes it’s hard to know exactly how to become more ambitious because …

11 Quotes on Living an Extraordinary Life

The difference between ordinary and extraordinary can simply be a slight shift of mindset. By memorizing quotes to help you navigate your life, it …

The Rise Of Factory-Built Homes: Google, China, & Overnight Cities

<i>Predicting Our Future is a podcast about the next revolutions in technology, as seen through the eyes of a serial entrepreneur. Below is an edited excerpt from “Google, China, & Overnight Cities,” the third episode in a 6-part series on the future of homebuilding. Listen to the full episode here.</i><p>In …

Chinese Investors Flocked To These Assets Last Year

Chinese investors poured a record-breaking $19.2B into U.S. real estate last year, and office and hotel assets were their favorite grabs.<p>Out of a whopping $19B, investors paid a combined $16.1B for office and hotel real estate, according to data from Cushman & Wakefield.<p>Hotel investment jumped to …

5 Most Beautiful Coworking Spaces In The World

The number of coworking spaces in the world has grown significantly in recent years.<p>According to Deskmag’s Global Working Survey 2017, there has been a global increase of 5,500 coworking spaces from 5,800 to 11,300 since 2014, projected to reach 13,800 in 2017.<p>While the growth of freelance …

In ‘The Future of Cities,’ innovative responses to urban issues

<b>IVETTE FELICIANO:</b><p>Fifty percent of the world’s population live in urban areas, but that will grow to 70 percent by the year 2050, according to the …

Ford's CEO says the future of cities has almost nothing to do with cars

In an interview with Business Insider, Fields discussed his company's vision for moving into urban planning projects within 15 or 20 years. One takeaway was clear: Ford is setting its sights on just about every mode of transportation out there.<p>"The transportation system that worked so well for us …