Lauren Young

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You Can Reprogram Yourself to Be a Positive Person and You Should

Rational optimists are much more in touch with reality than chronic pessimists.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The end of a relationship or the failure of your business can make you feel negative. <i>Life</i> can make you feel negative. We all have to persevere through …

What Is Career Mapping, and How Do You Do It?

Taking the time to actually plan out all the steps of your career probably doesn’t sound particularly enticing. After all, who knows what could …

Startups

5 New Ways to Use Ground Chicken for Dinner

This fast-cooking ingredient should be part of your weeknight staples.<p>If ground turkey is a staple protein in your kitchen, try ground chicken—the …

18 dinner recipes that require absolutely no planning ahead

It's the afternoon and I haven't planned dinner for tonight (or tomorrow, or the night after). That means I want to pick up groceries (a minimal …

Cooking

Cook Once, Eat All Week: 10 Big-Batch Summer Suppers

When the weather is balmy and perfect, it can sometimes feel especially hard to get dinner on the table. Wouldn't we all rather be soaking up the sun …

Shredded Chicken Salad with Creamy Miso Dressing

4 servings<p>Smoky bacon, crunchy shredded lettuce, and an addictively zesty dressing—what’s not to like? This recipe is from Cassia in Santa Monica, CA.<p>July 2017Print<p>Ingredients<p>4 slices bacon<p>1 1½-inch piece ginger, peeled, cut into very thin matchsticks<p>1 tablespoon soy sauce<p>1 tablespoon tahini<p>1 …

Recipes

To Be a Successful Entrepreneur, This Trait Is Key

Grit is often overlooked in entrepreneurship.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>Editor’s Note: In the new podcast</i> <i>Masters of Scale</i><i>, LinkedIn co-founder and Greylock partner Reid Hoffman explores his philosophy on how to scale a business -- and at</i> <i>Entrepreneur.com</i><i>,</i> …

10 Instagram Accounts Every Entrepreneur Should Follow

If you're following the right people, Instagram can be a great source for inspiration.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As a social channel that garners more than 700 million monthly users, Instagram is a great source for inspiration and motivation. That is, if you’re …

13 Behaviors All Successful People Stop Doing (to Discover Astonishing Happiness) | Inc.com

American society is corrupt. The value of obsessive, unrelenting work transmitted by U.S. culture is toxic to our mental, physical, and emotional health. In the U.S. alone, 42.5 million adults--one in every five--struggle with mental illness. Half of all adults have at least one chronic health …

Should You Start a Business? 9 Ways to Know You Won't Be Happy Until You Do | Inc.com

Being an entrepreneur is hard, both physically and emotionally. Doubt, anxiety, despair -- along the way, every entrepreneur struggles with those feelings.<p>So why are entrepreneurs willing to face the vulnerability, the emotional ups and downs, and the risk of public and private failure?<p>Easy. They …

Entrepreneurship

Barcelona Travel Guide: 10 Tips for Avoiding the Crowds

Barcelona is the seventh most popular destination in Europe, a fact that filled me with trepidation before I flew there for an eight-day stay last …

Guide Books

7 Things Every Entrepreneur Should Do Before 7 a.m.

Success always takes time, which is why the most successful people start early.<p>Equal Rights Advocate, Promoting Amazing Companies Across the Globe<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurs are a unique breed of people. We like to do things our way and are known for …

Be More Productive by Removing This From Your A.M. Routine

The sheer number of articles written on morning routines speaks to their vital importance—what you do within the first 15 minutes of being awake sets …

Time Management

Why You Should Wake Up at 5 A.M. Every Day | Inc.com

I used to wake up before dawn. My roommate and I would stumble down the streets of NYC at 5 in the morning and talk about anything and everything our brains could handle. (As for why we decided to wake up at dawn, it was because our third roommate didn't think we could do it. Our competitive side …

Time Management

110 Happiness Quotes To Inspire Your Life

“If you want happiness for an hour — take a nap.’If you want happiness for a day — go fishing.If you want happiness for a year — inherit a fortune.If …

How to Dramatically Increase Your Chances of Success Today: Quit Social Media | Inc.com

If the regular patterns of Inc.com readership are anything to go by, chances are excellent that you found this post via a share on Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn.<p>After all, not only are these sites often essential for maintaining a social life these days, but we've all been told that maintaining a …

Public Relations

11 Tiny Things To Do That Take Less Than 1 Minute & Can Change Your Entire Day In Huge Ways

I've often found that the things that make the biggest difference in my daily life are the ones that require the smallest actual adjustments. That's …

Comedy Central

5 Signs Indicating That You are Becoming a Positive-Minded Person

Whoever says that being positive is easy is trying to sell you some unrealistic dream. Don’t get me wrong, I believe that life is phenomenal, but I …

14 Sunday Dinner Recipes to Make Grandma Proud

Sitting down to enjoy dinner as a family on a regular basis can be tough today. Between work, extracurricular activities, and shuttling the kids around, our main concern with dinner is that it’s fast and at least <i>somewhat</i> nutritious. There are countless recipes out there that cater to a busy …

Cooking

18 YA Books You Need To Add To Your Must-Read List

*Pulls out library card*

5 Questions That Will Make You Emotionally Strong

Ever been caught in the grip of extreme emotions? I’m gonna guess whatever decision you made next probably wasn’t a good one.When we’re anxious, …

21 Thought-Provoking Books That Will Stay On Your Mind For Days

Prepare to make your bookshelf considerably heavier.<p><i>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

Books

17 Charts That'll Make Buying Makeup So Much Easier

Makeup 101.

Stuck? We've Got 50 Secrets Motivated People Use to Get Things Done.

Put yourself in the right frame of mind to achieve your goals.<p>You have your plan, you know what you want to accomplish, but after awhile, the novelty of your goal can start to wear off, and it becomes more of a struggle to get started every day.<p>We’ve all been there and we want to help.<p>Read on for …

The 25% Rule in Photography and Life

Dear friend,<p>I have this principle I’ve followed in my photography and life — the “25% rule.”<p>The 25% rule in photography<p>The concept is simple. When …

How Thinking About Death Can Make Your Life Better

It’s so important to live your life fully, in the now, aware of everything you have. Author Wayne Dyer said that in order to appreciate the beauty of …

Seven Relaxation Techniques when You Are Stressed Out

Adulthood can be very stressful, and we would all avoid the rigors of adulthood if we could. Thinking about paying bills, keeping in touch with …

4 Social Media Resolutions for Small Businesses

As 2017 unfolds, small businesses should take a look at what didn’t work in 2016 and find ways to improve in the upcoming year. While you work to …

Do These 4 Things Over the Weekend for a Healthier Week

The key to a successful week includes what you do before it even begins. Using your Sunday to plan out the week ahead will yield great results in …

Productivity

10 easy recipes that make a week's worth of food

Cooking every day seems as daunting as, uh, cooking every day. Especially after work. Especially when there are other things to do. Especially since,</i> …