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13 Ways to Develop Laser-Like Focus

Here are some surprising ways to help boost your focus and performance.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you want to be successful, you have to find strategies that will help you focus despite all of the distractions that prevent you from doing the task at hand. …

Time Management

7 things I wish my current self learned when I was younger

I wish I had learned these 7 lessons when I was younger. It would have helped me get on the path to a happier and healthier life:<p>Health is priority #1<p>…

Online

Nutritionists Share Their Favorite Spring Foods

Load up on these wholesome picks pronto.<p>Looking to load up on more slimming eats this spring? We tapped nutrionists to share their top picks from the …

Nutrition

The Last Protein Smoothie Recipe You’ll Ever Need

Let's be honest: Most of us know what a healthy meal looks like. So when we don't eat the way we should in order to look and feel the way we want, it …

Healthy Eating

13 Habits For Raising Well-Adjusted Kids

I keep seeing posts about “entitled kids” making the rounds lately. In fact, you don’t have to look hard before you see things written about how …

Parenting

Filter your Pi and be a Responsible Pirate

At this point it’s pretty well-known that you can tack a long wire to the Raspberry Pi’s GPIO, install some software, and you’ve got yourself the …

Raspberry Pi

Nutrient-Packed Smoothie Alternatives | Adventure Sports Network

Try these power bowls and soak-and-go options to make your mornings a little smoother.<p>Who hates scraping bits from the blender after making a …

Breakfast

The Best Spring Break Getaways in Every State

Your perfect spring break getaway is closer than you think. Here's the best spot in every state for your upcoming break.<p>With plenty of water …

Baton Rouge

18 Travel Adventures No Bucket List is Complete Without

Laying on the beach and getting a tan may cut it for some travelers, but how about swimming with sharks and jumping from airplanes? If you prefer …

Adventure Travel

The best books about science from the last 15 years that everyone should read

From discussions of human-machine hybrids to lost civilizations in the Amazon and octopus brains, scientists and writers have produced some amazing works of nonfiction in the past 15 years.<p>If you're in the mood to learn something new, as well as be entertained by riveting storylines, look no …

Books

5 Military Rucking Rules Every Backpacker Should Know

The military has spent years studying the best way to move under a load (aka “rucking”). Here are 5 military rucking rules that translate well to …

Backpacking

The 8 Best Keto Cookbooks to Buy in 2018

Ketogenic diets, commonly referred to as keto diets, have gained a lot of popularity lately. This eating plan is based on the idea that if you …

Cooking

90+ Best Baked Chicken Recipes - Easy Oven Baked Chicken Dinners

1 of 96<p>Allie Folino<p>Don't forget to pin it for later!<p>Advertisement - Continue Reading Below<p>2 of 96<p>Chelsea Lupkin<p>Asparagus Stuffed Chicken<p>Eat …

Cooking

The Best Cooking Gear for Car Camping and Backpacking

Lodge Cast Iron/Facebook<p>Whether it’s whipping together some quick grub for your climbing buddies or a romantic getaway to woo your lady, camp food is …

After 5 years of studying millionaires, I learned there's a particular type of habit that will keep you from getting rich

I spent five years studying the daily habits of hundreds of rich people. In my bestselling books, "Rich Habits" and "Change Your Habits, Change Your Life," I shared some of the important findings from that study.<p>During my research, I learned that the self-made rich adopted specific habits that …

Self-improvement

24 Cognitive Biases You Need To Stop Making [Infographic]

Cognitive bias occurs when we make subjective assumptions about people or situations based on our own perception of reality. This can lead to …

Critical Thinking

These Are the Prettiest Places on Earth to Feed Your Wanderlust

It's normal to overlook the simple pleasures in life when we feel stuck in a place or routine that doesn't fulfill us. But ironically, those are also …

These Are the 5 Best Books on Investing, Period

MONEY readers—and Warren Buffett—weigh in.<p>There are a lot of books out there full of investment advice, but it can be tough cutting through the …

Investing

The Nation's Best Craft Beer Bars, State By State

As the Beer Marketing & Tourism Conference convenes this week in Vermont, it’s become quite clear that the craft beer revolution and its accompanying phenomenon — beer tourism — have run amok.<p>The conference in Burlington March 6-8 brings together hundreds of breweries, tour operators, destination …

Beer

These Are the Best (and Worst) Foods for a Healthy Brain

When I think about my long-term health, keeping my body and skin in good shape is certainly important, but making sure my mind stays sharp is …

25 words you should use on your resume if you want to get more interviews

When it comes to making hiring decisions, including "team player language" on your resume makes it less likely you'll get an offer.<p>So, how do you write a great resume that uses language that will get you hired?<p>A lot of well-meaning people will suggest you should use "action verbs." But that's fast …

Employment

15 Potato Hacks You'll Wish You'd Learned A Whole Lot Sooner

Never met a potato I didn't like.

14 weird brain exercises that could actually make you smarter

Giving your brain new experiences will keep it healthier. Try these mini mental workout exercises to prevent memory loss and sharpen your mind.<p>'Neurobic' exercises are like cross-training for your brain<p>Giving your brain new experiences that combine physical senses—vision, smell, touch, taste, and …

The Brain

8 Books That Elon Musk Says Changed His Life

<i>Love Curiosity? Subscribe to our email to get our stories delivered to your inbox daily. Sign up here.</i><p>Want to be like Elon Musk? Join our obsessively …

Elon Musk

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

10 books Richard Branson thinks everyone should read

Over the years he has offered up dozens of titles that have kept his attention and helped him grow as a businessman.<p>We can't guarantee you'll follow in the entrepreneur's footsteps, but the books could certainly set you in the right direction.

Books

Long-Term Health Comes Down To Two Main Habits, Says Researcher

In the ongoing search for health and longevity, researchers have looked to parts of the world where people live the longest—the “blue zones,” which include Sardinia, Italy; Okinawa, Japan; Icaria, Greece; Loma Linda, California; and Nicoya Peninsula, Costa Rica. In these places people tend to live …

Ikigai

36 Taco Recipes So Good You’ll Never Want to Make Anything Else

Need a standout “Taco Tuesday” recipe? With these cheesy, meat- and veggie-packed tacos on the menu, you’ll want to have one (or three) every …

These three strategies can help you master any subject

I learned a lot in 2017. I learned about how the European Union works, because Britain decided to leave it. I learned what a social media-obsessed presidency looks like, and the distinctive outlines of a political party that picks power over principle. I learned that a Trump presidency can force a …

Pedagogy

The Must-Read Brain Books Of 2017

The must-read brain books of 2017 featured persuasion, compulsion, popularity, fear, technology, distraction, and the reasons why we’re capable of so much good and so much evil. The eight books on this list all reveal important, timely insights about who we are, what we do and why we do it.<p><b>The Fear</b> …

Books