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There Are 7 Times More Female Billionaires Today Than in 1995

Thanks in large part to the women of Asia, the ranks of female billionaire are on the rise, hitting 145 last year.<p>So, is that number reason to …

Forget the Listicles: A Happy and Successful Relationship Depends On Just One Thing

Couples who describe their relationships as happy, healthy or successful don't just get lucky. Nor do they keep a mantra of all the things the listicles tell them to do or not do.<p><b>Partners in happy relationships share an intent to have a strong relationship and they follow through that intention</b> …

Relationships

Why Angry Men Are More Influential Than Angry Women

Righteous anger is one of Hollywood’s favorite devices for delineating an inspirational figure. Atticus Finch has it in <i>To Kill A Mockingbird</i>, Peter …

Anger Management

These Molded Trees Grow Into Fully Formed Chairs, Tables, And Lamps

U.K.-based company Full Grown offers a simpler, more eco-friendly way to manufacture wooden furniture with their forest of chairs and tables.<p>Making wooden furniture from scratch is a complicated process: you grow a tree for 60 or more years, only to chop it down, peel off its bark, cut it up into …

Furniture

This "Mad Genius" Organic Farmer's Ideas Are Working. He's Grossing $100K An Acre...

<b>A quick note from our founder-</b><p>Over the past year, my friend Dave at PaleoHacks has been working on a secret cookbook with world-renowned Le Cordon …

Top 10 Things Everyone Should Know About Women Consumers

One of the world’s greatest emerging markets is closer than you think. Women are the world’s most powerful consumers, and their impact on the economy is growing every year. The global incomes of women are predicted to reach a staggering $18 trillion by 2018, according to global professional …

How to Know When to Move On From the Business You Built

3 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>This story appears in the December 2014 issue of <i>Entrepreneur</i>. Subscribe »<p>After spending several years building my business, I sold it in 2009 for a tidy sum and left it behind—the entrepreneurial dream, right?<p>Not really. I’d …

Entrepreneurship

5 strange products to help you avoid airline baggage fees

Slide 1 of 7<p>This holiday season, carrying a bag onto a plane could be more costly — or banned altogether.<p>Counterterrorism officials in the U.S. and …

Backpacking

A Philosophy Blog

10 Ways to Tone Up Without Killing Yourself at the Gym

<i>Every Monday we tap an industry expert for tips that only insiders know. This week Brooke Siler, Pilates pioneer and author of 'The New York Times' best-seller 'The Pilates Body: The Ultimate At-Home Guide to Strengthening, Lengthening and Toning Your Body- Without Machines', explains that it is</i> …

Great Businesses Don’t Start With a Plan

You want to start a business. So you need a plan, right? No. Not really.<p>As part of the research for a book I’m co-authoring — <i>Heart, Smarts, Guts, and Luck</i>, due out in August from HBR Press — my colleagues and I interviewed and surveyed hundreds of successful entrepreneurs around the globe to better …

How To Be A Better Writer: 6 Tips From Harvard’s Steven Pinker

U want 2B a better writer?<p>Good writing is often looked at as an art and, frankly, that can be intimidating. No need to worry. There are rules — even …

Self-Ruling Region in Syria Issues Women's Rights Decree

BEIRUT — Officials in a predominantly Kurdish province of northeastern Syria have issued a women's rights decree, monitors said Sunday, in an apparent rebuke to the hard-line views of ISIS insurgents who have advanced in the region.<p>ISIS, or the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham, which has declared …

3 Ways To Be Happier At Work

There’s a common belief that you will be happy when you are successful, but the reverse is actually true.<p>Scott Crabtree spent 24 years climbing the ladder in the gaming and software industries, eventually leading his own engineering team at Intel. And after observing life at companies big and …

Happiness

Health officials unveil plan to test multiple Ebola drugs at once

The quest for an Ebola treatment is picking up speed. Federal officials have unveiled a plan to test multiple drugs at once, in an umbrella study with a single comparison group to give fast answers on what works.<p>"This is novel for us" and is an approach pioneered by cancer researchers, said Dr. …

Stop Obsessing About Brand And Set Your Marketing Free

A valid concept has become a secret stumbling block for many entrepreneurs.<p>Brand is supposed to be everything in marketing. Your business is a brand that, in turn, has brands. Even <i>you</i> are supposed to be a brand.<p>There's a lot of validity in the idea of brand when used right. But many people have …

Marketing

It's time to fulfil the promise to end violence against women

<i>By Executive Director of UN Women Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka</i><p><b>Date:</b> Thursday, October 30, 2014<p><i>UN Women Executive Director Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka has</i> …

The Women's Champion: Chelsea Clinton

<b>Chelsea Clinton is a Woman of the Year because... "She believes there are solutions to the world's most complex problems—and she's not stopping until we solve them. She's dedicated and she's dogged, and the world is going to be a much better place when she's done with it."</b><p><b>—Matt Damon, actor and</b> …

How to Handle Stress in the Moment

You hear a lot of advice about how to reduce stress at work. But most of it is about what to do over the long term — take up yoga, eat a healthy diet, keep a journal, or get more sleep. But what do you do when you’re overcome with stress in the moment — at your desk, say, or in a meeting? Perhaps …

One in Four Women Will Die From Heart Disease. Everything You Need to Know About This Silent Killer.

Consider this your much-needed primer on this devastating disease<p>Talk about overworked and underappreciated. Your heart fuels your body through blistering treadmill sprints, flutters at the sight of a shirtless Chris Hemsworth, and paces you through a crazy work day—all the while supplying your …

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Leadership Advice From Four Top Female Executives

Recent studies have revealed something that many savvy women have known all along: women are good for business. With so many women-run startups cropping up and more companies looking to create diverse boardrooms, women are proving to deliver tangible and intangible advantages. A recent analysis by …

The Hummingbird Effect: How Galileo Invented Timekeeping and Forever Changed Modern Life

While we appreciate it in the abstract, few of us pause to grasp the miracles of modern life, from artificial light to air conditioning, as <b>Steven Johnson</b> puts it in the excellent <b>How We Got to Now: Six Innovations That Made the Modern World</b> (<i>public library</i>), “how amazing it is that we drink water …

How Publishers and Brands Can Measure the Value of Native Advertising

When a user likes, shares, comments, tweets, or takes another action with your sponsored content, your organization can determine how often it was shared through social channels. Although such information provides you with feedback on what’s popular across the web, it’s important to not take social …

The Quintessential Spanish Town You Didn't Know You Wanted To Visit

Ah, Spain. We just can't get enough of your beautifulness.<p>And we just fell in love with the newest beautiful Spanish city we want to visit -- called Girona -- after we found out it's sort of like a smaller Barcelona, but with nearly just as much to offer visitors.<p>Located in northeast Catalonia, a …

Savory Oatmeal Is The New Breakfast Of Champions. Here Are 13 Ways To Make It.

Put an egg on it. And then some bacon and greens, too.<p>Oatmeal is a smart way to start the day. It’s full of fiber, has a decent amount of protein and is dirt cheap. Plus, it’s really easy to make.<p>People general top oatmeal with sweet things ― like raisins, sugar and cinnamon ― but we think oatmeal …

Beer labels match brewed contents to Pantone color

Spanish creative agency Txaber created a series of beer packaging labels in which each brew type is presented with a corresponding Pantone color.<p>[via …

Feds to publicize drug company payments to doctors

For decades, Big Pharma and medical technology firms have made gifts and other payments to physicians as part of developing, testing and marketing their products, an expense long recognized as another cost of doing business.<p>On Tuesday, the federal government is set to release, for the first time, a …