Nicholas Fisher

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Northern Italian Beef Stew Recipe

"This hearty beef and vegetable stew that can be made in the slow-cooker is a family favorite. It is also the backbone for an excellent beef soup, if …

Recipes

8 Steps to High Performance: Focus On What You Can Change (Ignore the Rest)

Description<p>Publication Date: <b>August 07, 2018</b><p>What Really Works. There's no shortage of advice out there on how to perform better, and better than others, at work. The problem is knowing which methods are actually proven to work--and how you should act on them to get the best results. In "8 Steps to …

Management

‘Find Your Passion’ Is Awful Advice

A major new study questions the common wisdom about how we should choose our careers.<p>Carol Dweck, a psychology professor at Stanford University, remembers asking an undergraduate seminar recently, “How many of you are waiting to find your passion?”<p>“Almost all of them raised their hand and got …

Self-improvement

Ultimate Fish Fry

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Heat oil in a large stockpot to 350°F over medium-high.<p>Step 2<p>Whisk together eggs and water in a shallow bowl or baking dish. …

Mike Kerrigan: I thought I had enough friends, then a stranger did this on my flight home

John Lennon said life is what happens to you while you’re busy making other plans. It’s taken me only 47 years, but I am beginning to understand what he meant.<p>Into my early forties I was busy planning every detail of my life. This now, that later. I wrote the script and starred in the production. …

9 Books That Will Make You a Better Negotiator

You really need to know both concepts: how to build a strategy and correctly deploy tactics.<p><i>Which books or resources can be helpful to people who want to become better leaders and negotiators? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others</i> …

This mushroom bolognese is so rich it made the Fortune 500

Let’s not mince words: This here is one of the most delicious dishes I’ve had the pleasure of eating all year. It’s a mushroom bolognese tagliatelle …

Italian Food

2 Books That Will Change Your Mindset And Business (That You've Probably Never Heard Of)

There are lots of books out there that everyone has read. There are others which are slightly less known, but that are written by some of the best practitioners in the world.<p><i>"If you read what everyone else is reading, you'll think like everyone else thinks."</i>--Ryan Holiday<p>Like many people who read …

Self-improvement

If you’re too busy for these 5 things, your life is more off-course than you think

Despite turbulence and other conditions keeping airplanes off-course 90 percent of flight time, most flights arrive in the correct destination at the …

Self-improvement

Never let a good crisis go to waste and other things I wish I knew then that I know now

Looking back, there are six pieces of advice I learned when founding my agency.<p>1. No lumpy carpets – To paraphrase Adele, the beginning of any …

6 essential documents for project management success

Here are six key documents that project managers and their teams rely on to successfully guide and execute projects.<p>Careful project planning and …

Scrumptious Salmon Cakes Recipe

"This is one of my husband's favorite meals."<p>Ingredients<p>2 (14.75 ounce) cans salmon, drained and flaked<p>3/4 cup Italian-seasoned panko (Japanese bread …

The evolutionary paradox of homosexuality

Being gay no longer holds the stigma it once did, but in evolution, why does a non-reproductive trait persist?<p>In 1913 George Levick, an explorer, …

The Small Business Guide To Digital Marketing On A Shoestring Budget

Brand promotion doesn’t come easy, and the odds don’t favor small businesses. With neither the time nor the resources to compete with the heavyweights, they have to rely on their wits to get the word out. On the bright side, a number of free (or almost-free) digital marketing tools have made it …

Small Business

7 Strategies For Conquering Procrastination And Avoidance

When it comes to beating procrastination, willpower alone doesn’t always work.<p>We’ve all experienced the nagging dread and anxiety that accompanies procrastination. Procrastination (avoiding specific tasks) and avoidance (a more general pattern) can also cause problems in relationships, especially …

Procrastination

How this 34-year-old dad made $1 million off a simple Fiverr side hustle

A little over five years ago, Joel Young found himself in a situation many American families are facing: He was deeply in debt with an unpredictable …

I Was Living In Poverty When One Small Decision Started Making Me $5,000 a Week

With business slowing to a crawl and his rent due, this entrepreneur found prosperity by leaning into his fear.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Last year, I was in a dilemma. I’d found success as a writer and as a coach, but my business had slowed to a torpor. I didn’t …

Motivation

The Weekly Planning Method For People Who Totally Hate Planning

Think you’re “just not good at planning ahead”? Not anymore.<p>I coach CEOs, executives, HR managers, doctors, lawyers, and tech consultants–all busy people, many of whom can’t stand planning. But you won’t find me brushing up on Japanese business philosophy or fiddling with century-old planning …

Productivity

No Marketing Budget? No Problem. Grow Your Business Using These 5 Tactics

You've built a great product or perhaps opened a sleek, new store – everything is ready. The big question, however, is do your potential customers …

The DASH Diet Is Great For Weight Loss, So Why Is No One Following It?

Our dietitian busts 4 common misconceptions about the DASH diet—plus why you might want to consider it.<p>The DASH diet often flies under the radar, …

Ham and Beans and More Recipe

"Ham and bean soup can be a little bland and requires a lot of salt to be palatable, but not so with this version. It is bursting with …

Get a lifetime membership to the School of Game Design on sale for $59

The recent influx of viral apps and addictive games has made one thing very clear: Gaming is cool. Take Pokémon Go!, for example. Not only did the …

Charging Hourly Rates Vs. Giving an Estimate: What Should Your Handyman Business Do?

For contractors and handyman business owners, there are a couple of main options when it comes to pricing your services. You can charge an hourly …

Small Business

Beware, the IRS is looking for these red flags this tax season

Filing taxes can be complicated, but a simple mistake or a slight exaggeration could warrant an audit from the Internal Revenue Service.<p>Here’s how someone is chosen for an audit: An IRS software program may randomly select the taxpayer and compare the return to other similar returns to detect any …

Caramelized Banana Pudding Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Cook first 3 ingredients in a large skillet over medium heat, stirring constantly, 2 to 3 minutes or until bubbly. Add bananas; …

Why conservatives couldn't care less that Trump may have had an affair with a porn star

Karl Marx once said, "History repeats itself, first as a tragedy, second as a farce." In the fevered opposition to President Trump among the children of the Age of Aquarius, history is repeating itself as a farce.<p>Self-proclaimed progressives are acting like horn-rimmed scolds aghast at Elvis' …

Sexual Harassment

Lawyers and Law Firms Not Seeing the Benefits of Federal Tax Cuts

Law firms aren’t jumping for joy in the same way many other small businesses are because of the recent passage of a new tax bill. The Tax Cuts and …

Why Generation Z is less Christian than ever -- and why that's good news

Gen Z—the generation following the millennials—is the least Christian generation to date, according to a new Barna study – 34 percent of Gen Z’s religious affiliation is either atheist, agnostic or none. In fact, teens 13-18 years old are twice as likely as adults to say they are atheist. And just …

How to Find an Accountant for your Small Business

Small business owners need experts to keep the books straight while they make money. Small Business Trends spoke with the founder of Phlexable, Chad …

How the New Tax Law Affects Your Small Business (INFOGRAPHIC)

According to recent data, the newly passed Tax Cuts and Job Act <i>does</i> contain provisions small businesses can take advantage of with some strategic …