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14 changes to make in your 30s that will set you up for lifelong success

Sam Walton founded Walmart at age 44; Julia Child published her first cookbook at 60. Your best years may be way ahead of you.<p>It'll depend a lot on …

How to Increase Your Influence at Work

To be effective in organizations today, you must be able to influence people. Your title alone isn’t always enough to sway others, nor do you always have a formal position. So, what’s the best way to position yourself as an informal leader? How do you motivate colleagues to support your initiatives …

Leadership

Best Online Classes for Job Skills - MIT Technology Review

In 2017, people flocked to online classes about artificial intelligence, cryptocurrency, and data analytics. In 2018, expect more of the same, say …

Artificial Intelligence

Meet the Female Entrepreneur Who Went From Taking Notes for Tony Robbins to Building a 7 Figure Business Online

From working with Tony Robbins to building herself an engaged following of 250,000 entrepreneurs, Amy Porterfield shares how to grow your audience online.<p>She was just there to take notes.<p>A few years later, however, Amy Porterfield had built an online following of more than 250,000 entrepreneurs and …

12 Questions to Ask Your Boss in 2018

Want to be a star player and crush your professional goals? Ask your boss these 12 questions next year!<p>According to 2017 Gallop research, globally 67% of the workforce is disengaged in their jobs. These individuals are difficult to spot because they generally are relatively happy but do the bare …

Leadership

This Is the Only Farewell Email You Need to Send When Leaving Your Job

It's nuanced.<p>A goodbye letter can tell you a lot about an employee.<p>When Marissa Mayer left Yahoo in June, the infamous micro-manager sent her staff a …

6 Brilliant Steps Smart Employees Use to Get What They Want from Their Managers

Rachael O'Meara, a Google sales executive and leadership coach, researched and came up with a six-step strategy employees can use to negotiate for their personal development.<p>"I don't like learning new things and improving my skills," said no employee ever. It's inherent in our core human design -- …

The 7 Toxic Personalities That Are Destroying Your Success

A toxic personality destroys a successful career.<p>Are you destroying your own success without even knowing it?<p>Are some of your personalities toxic and you have no clue?<p>Each of us has many personas- personalities that we embody.<p>Some personalities are positive and others are potentially harmful--and …

The Number One Investment in the New Year. Hint: It Isn’t Bitcoin or Real Estate

This is the number one investment all millionaires can agree with…Have you guessed what it is yet? The biggest investment you can make in the New …

Real Estate

7 Signs That Your Boss May Be on the Fast Track to Failing You

These common management behaviors are surefire ways to bring down a whole team.<p>The path of leadership is a journey not for the faint of heart. It requires the prerequisite of continuous personal development before you can claim the honorable title of "leader."<p>Yet most bosses that don't deserve the …

11 Places to Learn Leadership Skills That Will Make You a More Confident Leader Without Costing You a Dime

A high-quality education doesn't have to be expensive thanks to these resources<p>Most people fall into two camps: natural born leaders and the rest of us.<p>While some people were gifted with the charisma and confidence required to make leading others a breeze, everyone else has to cultivate these …

How to Make Lip Balm: Turning Natural Lip Care Into a Homemade Business

Chapped lips are a universal problem — many of us use a balm or stick daily to keep our lips soft and smooth. While chapstick and lip balm may not be …

20 Flattering Lipstick Colors for Every Kind of Bride

So, you've got wedding planning out of the way, found the dress, and kinda nailed your wedding-day beauty look. But one thing seems to be missing: your lip color for the big day. It's safe to say lipstick serves as the finishing touch to a beautiful face, and for your wedding you want to make sure …

The 7 Best Lessons From the 7 Best Business Books of 2017 (So Far)

Self-reflection fuels growth. Unfortunately, not all self-reflection is created equal. Too often, what we call “inventory taking” is little more than …

Paint your walls these 2 colors if you're trying to sell your home

Real estate giant Zillow scoured more than 32,000 photos from home listings to see how paint colors impacted average sales prices.<p>What they found out may surprise you. It turns out homes with walls painted shades of blue or light gray tend to bring in more in resale dollars than those with white …

Home Decorating

33 Designer-Worthy DIYs For a Polished Home

There are few things that are as satisfying as pulling off a successful DIY project, especially when a guest asks where you purchased it. We've rounded up 50+ of our favorite tutorials that show you how to organize, entertain, and decorate with style, without spending a fortune. So, roll up your …

Decorations

These 7 companies control almost every single beauty product you buy

As consumers, we like to think that we're making a conscious decision when we buy from a certain brand, especially when it comes to something as personal as beauty products.<p>But it turns out that 182 beauty companies fall under the massive umbrellas of seven huge manufacturers.<p>Inspired by a similar …

Beauty

30 Things About Life Everyone Should Learn Before Turning 30

This is the first big milestone.<p>Life is full of lessons. Some lessons are learned in an instant--like when you touch a hot stove. Others take time to fully understand--for example, what it truly means to be in love. But regardless of the size of the lesson, there are 30 important ones everyone …

Memebox Is Officially No Longer Selling Korean Beauty Products

Instead, it wants to become the Tripadvisor of beauty.<p>The last five years have been tumultuous for K-beauty retailer Memebox, and it’s only going to get more chaotic from here. As of today, Memebox will no longer directly sell K-beauty products in the US. Instead, the site will be a clearinghouse …

You Will Regret These Choices In 10 Years

Life is short. Youth is finite. You have every opportunity to make the most of the life you have right now. Your choices today will determine the number of regrets you will have in the next ten years.<p>The most common regrets you have probably read about are: missed opportunities, not spending time …

Motivation

The 1 Book Bill Gates and Warren Buffett Say You Should Read to Succeed

Wondering what one thing could be the key to helping you succeed in business? Well, you might be in luck.<p>Both Bill Gates and Warren Buffett--two of the most successful businessmen of our time--have said that <i>Business Adventures</i> by finance journalist John Brooks is the read that brought them …

5 Foods That Belong On Your Skin and Hair

Some of the best beauty treatments you can buy are probably already in your kitchen.<p>Oh, the lengths people go for beauty. Whether it’s banking on a small-batch botanical serum or booking a celebrity-endorsed facial months in advance, the game of looking and feeling good is often hard-fought and …

23 Splurge-Worthy Skin Care Products You'll Wish You Knew About Sooner

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Cheap Thrills: Home Decor & Accessories Under $50 from Canopy

Amazon is like an adult playground. It's a magical land where anything is possible—or at least where (most) anything can be delivered to your …

Home

If You're Too Busy for These 5 Things, Your Life Is More Off Course Than You Think

It's really easy to stray from the path. Like airplanes, we constantly need to make course corrections.<p>Despite turbulence and other conditions keeping airplanes off-course 90 percent of flight time, most flights arrive at the correct destination at the intended time.<p>The reason for this phenomenon …

The Ultimate Guide to Focus

Focus on your dreams. You get what you focus on. Highly successful people dream. I’m not talking about sleeping. I’m talking about focusing on where …

This is the ultimate houseplant cheat sheet

Find out which plants are best suited for each room of the house.<p>Have you ever wondered if that peace lily you have in your living room is in the …

Plants

5 Things Every Loving Homeowner Should Know About Their Own Home

Your relationship with your home is one that will hopefully last a long time, so it pays to learn its most intimate details. And not to be weird, but …

Home Improvement

5 Reasons Why Non-Digital Time Management Is More Productive

As technological innovation marches forward in so many aspects of life, there is a movement gaining momentum to return to the past in search of something important that progress may have left behind.<p>No, you can’t beat the convenience of streaming and digitized music, but the listening experience …

Time Management

The Secrets of the Pelvic Floor

If you’ve never had your pelvic floor released, consider hunting down an integrative structural specialist: It’s a weird sensation, for sure, and …