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How to Lose 20 Pounds as Fast as Possible

Losing weight can be incredibly challenging regardless of whether you’re looking to lose five pounds or 20.<p>Not only does it require diet and …

Nutrition

If You're Planning on Starting the Keto Diet, You Need These 11 Must Haves From Amazon!

We get it, committing to a new diet can be a scary task. Especially if you're trying the keto diet. Short for ketogenic, this superpopular weight-loss regimen consists of eating low-carb and high-fat foods, which ultimately helps burn more fat. In addition to having the perfect grocery list, we …

Inside the £1.5 million mini mansion that could be perfect for Everton and Liverpool's new signings

A £1.5 million mini mansion has come on the market in Merseyside - and it could be the perfect home for Liverpool and Everton’s potential new season …

Top 5 Best Luxury Vacation Rentals In The Caribbean

The Caribbean is the perfect destination for the laid-back tropical lifestyle that us luxury travellers adore so much. Stay in a luxury vacation …

10 London Restaurants With Delectable Interiors

London is one of the best global capitals for gastronomes in search of fine dining establishments, but the appeal doesn’t stop on the plate. These are London’s best-dressed restaurants where the décor is as good as the cuisine—if not better.<p>Bob Bob Ricard<p>Dressed in gold, velvets and cobalt blues, …

England

How to achieve your 10-year plan in the next 6 months

How much time does something really take to accomplish?<p>Before answering that question, a better question is: <b>How much time do you actually have</b>?<p>Once …

13 ways to hack your workspace for optimal productivity

There are podcasts, morning routines, hobbies, and even procrastination techniques that can make you more productive.<p>But there's one thing that might be missing from your arsenal of time-management hacks: optimizing your work desk and workspace for ultimate productivity.<p>Office designers from …

Productivity

The New Mommy Blogger: Instagram Famous, Highly Paid, and Sponsored By Minute Maid

Inside the non-stop world of mommy blogging<p>Before LaShawn Wiltz had more than 25,000 followers on Instagram, she had a blog.<p>Wiltz was part of the …

Use These Strategies to Maximize Productivity -- Without Inventing an Extra Weekday

I'm not telling you to slow down. Even if I did, you probably wouldn't listen.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Let's be honest -- there aren't enough hours in the week for most entrepreneurs. Days run together and soon you are begging for an eighth day of the week to …

Time Management

10 Ways to Enjoy Life Without Sacrificing Your Productivity

Balancing work and fun will yield large benefits.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The inner dialogue that tries to balance productivity and fun can be frustrating for every entrepreneur. When you spend lots of hours at the office and absorb constant stress, time for …

Productivity

5 Rules for Staying In Charge of Your Inbox

Work smart to manage your messages, and not the other way around.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I am inundated with emails. I get hundreds a day, and make sure there's resolution to each and every one. With the influx of messages, I could easily spend the near-entirety …

Time Management

The employees at this company aren’t allowed to wear shoes

How comfortable are you with seeing the hairy toes of your coworkers?<p>This is the question being posed by Gusto, a San Francisco-based startup. What …

Wanna Innovate? 3 Reasons Why You Should Implement Power-Law Distribution

Statistics uses small samples to predict how phenomena behave in the real world. Many management tools with the aim of maximizing efficiency (ex: Six Sigma) attempt to decrease variances using a statistical analysis method called ANOVA (analysis of variance). The familiar bell shape of the normal …

Why a Daily Habit of Reading Books Should Be Your Priority, According to Science

Consuming the written word is exceptionally good for people.<p>Twenty six percent of adults in the United States have not read even a portion of a book within the last year. It's an unfortunate reality considering that researchers have found that consuming the written word is exceptionally good for …

The Brain

Why Most People Will Never Have Great Relationships

Relationships are perhaps the most important foundation for your life.<p>If you have great relationships, there’s virtually nothing that can defeat you, …

This is why you aren’t achieving success despite working super hard

Oftentimes, we find ourselves hitting a brick wall. So much time has been spent on pursuing a target, a goal and our wants. We ask ourselves “Why do …

Why you feel unsatisfied in your career (and how to solve it)

We sure do a great job of covering up our anxiety. Our stress. Our feelings of self-doubt, frustration, not fitting in and general dissatisfaction …

The ‘done is better than perfect’ mindset has carried this career guru to major success

You may not recognize the name Benjamin P. Hardy but if you are a regular Medium reader or have just Googled basic career or life advice in the past …

7 Habits That Will Promote Productivity and Improve Your Work

There are only so many hours in your day. Cultivate these 7 habits to wring the most out of every minute of them.<p>Entrepreneurs and leaders strive for productivity. They want to become successful by getting more and more done, often with fewer and fewer resources.<p>But being productive isn't just …

5 Brilliant Non-Business Books That Will Make You Better at Thinking Outside the Box

Sometimes the best way to learn innovative approaches to innovation is to read something completely different.<p>If you want to be a better innovator, there are hundreds (maybe thousands) of great books on the topic.<p>But as I mentioned in an earlier article, expertise can be the enemy of innovation. …

10 Little Ways to Make Your Bedroom Feel Like a Luxury Hotel

Your space can become a five-star hotel room.<p><i>Originally appeared on Real Simple</i><p>What is it about staying in a luxurious boutique hotel that gives you …

This is how to handle work emails while you’re on vacation, according to 12 experts

How should you handle office emails and calls for help while you’re supposed to be on vacation?<p>We asked some experts, and here’s what they had to say…<p>…

'I had great legs!' Barbara Corcoran says she's used the 'dumb blonde card' and sex appeal to win in business — and she still recommends it

Barbara Corcoran is successful, but she has some controversial advice for others who want to get ahead.<p>Corcoran is a real-estate mogul and an investor on the ABC series "Shark Tank." In 2001, she sold her company, The Corcoran Group, for $66 million.<p>On an episode of Business Insider's podcast, …

Real Estate

Canadian billionaire reportedly spending $120M on a beachfront mansion in Malibu

This could be the most expensive deal in LA history<p>It’s been a bumper year for LA’s ultra-luxury real estate market. Beyoncé and Jay Z paid $90 million for a hotel-like mansion in Bel Air in August, and Dodgers owner Mark Walter nabbed David Geffen’s Carbon Beach estate for $85 million a few months …

A ‘Billionaire’s Row’ Condo With a Designer’s Touch

The 52-floor apartment features southern, eastern and western views<p>Listing of the Day
<p><b>Location:</b> Midtown East, New York<p><b>Price:</b> $7.995 million<p>This new …

Sweet Potato Pancakes with Walnuts

Whether you have houseguests arriving for the Thanksgiving holiday this weekend, or you just want to make a cozy meal for two, these unusual sweet potato pancakes are a perfect choice for an autumn brunch. Sautéed apples would make a great accompaniment, but the pancakes also delicious as is, …

Double Peanut Butter & Milk Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe

"Double up on peanut butter and chocolate with this double peanut butter and milk chocolate chip cookies recipe."<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 teaspoon vanilla …