Lisa Anhaiser

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This Common Word Makes You Sound More Negative Than You Want To

This tiny word is nearly unavoidable but frequently overused. Everything that follows it tends to make you sound like a downer.<p>The language you use shapes others’ impressions of you, but there’s a chance that some of your most common words don’t put you in the best light. In fact, I’ve already …

Self-help

Ten bad habits you must eliminate from your daily routine

You are the sum of your habits. When you allow bad habits to take over, they dramatically impede your path to success. The challenge is bad habits …

This guy turned a $500 loan from his dad into a $575 million business

Brandon Evertz started BigUnlimited when he was just 19 years old with a loan of $500 from his father.<p>The pair listed BigUnlimited on the Australian …

Business Owners: You, Your Family, and Your Business

Life as a business owner can be complex. You make daily business decisions that affect the ongoing development of your company and your employees. You juggle commitments made to family and other personal interests. Understanding the challenges you face, and how they are interconnected, can lead to …

How To Make the Best Iced Coffee Of Your Life - Chowhound

If your idea of “iced coffee” is “letting my hot <b>coffee</b> get cold” then, honey, we need to talk—you deserve better.<p>It can seem like a huge production …

Coffee

Vietnamese Iced Coffee Milkshake

This caffeinated milkshake will cool you down and give you the burst of energy you're craving on a warm summer day. Top with whipped cream and …

This growing fraud will drain your bank account

The first sign of trouble was a call from Brooke Frizzell's bank: Had her husband, Craig, just called in claiming to have forgotten his account …

Identity Theft

The Free Social Media Tools You Should Already Be Using

If you want to learn more about a situation or get to the bottom of something important, you’ve probably been told to “follow the money.” You can apply this advice to business and leadership, too.<p>If you want to keep a pulse on industry trends and stay ahead of the curve, one of the first things you …

Marketing

Women are rarely picked to be CEO, and it's not because they're all dropping out to have babies

And it's not because they're all dropping out to have babies, as some might tell you.<p>The reason boils down something we've heard so many times before but that continues to be a problem — unconscious bias against women — and it manifests itself in a number of noteworthy ways.<p>As research and strategy …

Sheryl Sandberg

You Have More Power Than You Think When Stepping Outside Your Comfort Zone | Inc.com

The material in this post is adapted from my new book <i>Reach: A New Strategy to Help You Step Outside Your Comfort Zone, Rise to the Challenge, and Build Confidence​</i> (Penguin Random House).<p>We often feel helpless in situations outside our comfort zone. But we actually have more power than we think. By …

Public Speaking

12 Surprising Facts All Peony Enthusiasts Should Know

What you don’t know about this bouquet blossom might surprise you.<p>True royalty among garden plants, peonies feature blossoms that can take your …

Country Lifestyle

The Best Roses for Wedding Bouquets

A single rose is enough to make us swoon, but where do you start when it’s time to pick roses for your wedding day bouquet?<p>Beloved for their beauty …

4 Smart Ways to Boost Your Credit Score In 2017

Did you make a New Year's resolution to improve your credit score in 2017? If you didn't, maybe you should. Improving your credit score can literally save you tens of thousands of dollars in interest on your next mortgage, and it can make it much easier to qualify for the best auto financing and …

Personal Finance

4 ways to protect your finances during a divorce

When going through a divorce, it’s important to protect your personal finances as much as possible — regardless of how amicable the separation may be. If you’re not careful, actions taken by you or your soon-to-be-ex during the divorce process could have serious, long-term implications for your …

Personal Finance

Why sex and love don’t belong in the same bed

Sex sells, they say, and I’m as guilty as anyone of finding headlines such as “How to keep the sex alive in your marriage” irresistible. I pore over these articles, never quite trusting their advice, but still discussing them with my girlfriends ad infinitum.<p>But is sex really about love, about …

Relationships

The 11 Best Grilled Cheeses to Make Your Heart Melt

Hot, gooey grilled cheese sandwiches have been a school lunch go-to for generations. And despite our grown-up Whole30 resolutions and brief forays …

grilled cheese

Peanut Butter Lasagna?! Before You Say "Nope," You've Got to Try This Crazy-Good Dessert Hack

Forget every other dessert lasagna you've seen: This easy 5-ingredient version is a game-changer.<p>Sure, dessert lasagnas are having a moment, but …

Alton Brown Says We've Been Making Grilled Cheese Sandwiches All Wrong

Switching over to this method pronto.<p><i>Grilled cheese sandwich.</i><p>Those three words immediately conjure up some serious nostalgia and an intense desire for a heavenly, cheesy taste of our childhoods. But Alton Brown is here to tell us all that we've probably never tasted a <i>real</i> grilled cheese sandwich.<p>In …

7 things never to do after a divorce

Here's how to get through the painful process with your health and dignity intact.<p>As the song goes, breaking up is hard to do. And sometimes it might feel like you're feel like the only one out there going through it — but you're not! Almost 50 percent of first marriages in the U.S. will end in …

Divorce

This one rule could change your financial future

Americans are deep in the throes of a savings crisis, and the problem seems to be getting worse, not better.<p>In 2015, a survey by GoBankingRates.com revealed that 62% of Americans had yet to amass $1,000 in savings. In 2016, that percentage climbed to 69%. Worse yet, the number of Americans with no …

Retirement

5 financial goals to set in 2017

The beginning of the new year is the perfect time to reflect on the past and look forward to the future.<p>Here are five financial goals to consider setting in 2017. Pick a few or pick them all. Either way, you'll be on the path to a better financial picture this time next year.<p>Set a budget<p>Knowing …

Retirement

The Super Bowl LI Guide To Dining, Drinking And Partying In Houston

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’re likely very aware that Super Bowl mania will soon descend upon Houston, Texas. Since it was announced that Clutch City would play host to Super Bowl LI, restaurateurs across the city have brought an almost breathtaking number of new places to dine in …

Accounting Basics: 4 Financial Ratios You Need to Know

Banks and investors will typically use financial ratios to measure the performance of your business. They may also be used to gain insight on a company's financial statements. Regardless if you're a finance whiz, it's always best to fully understand the financial state of your business. Use these 5 …

When Does It Make Sense to Contribute to a Roth 401(k)?

How to Make the Roth vs. Pre-Tax 401(k) Decision<p>Updated April 12, 2018<p>Saving for retirement is an important step to take on the path to true …

How I Turned $3,000 Into a Successful Fine Art Photo Business

About a year and half ago, after what seemed like a lifetime of living paycheck-to-paycheck (paying off student loans and other debts) my wife and I …

Customer Service

Hardscaping 101: Ground Covers to Plant Between Pavers

Too often pathway gaps are neglected and become a home for weeds. But where some may see awkward spaces between stepping stones, I see potential. …

Landscaping

Gardening 101: Pole Beans

Pole Beans, <i>Phaseolus vulgaris:</i> “The Beanstalk”<p>Pole beans are simply a vining cultivar of edible beans. Both bush and pole beans have several options …

‘We're very close. We couldn't not be’: the secret to a friendly divorce

A few weeks ago, a man came to stay at my house and he and I made so much noise at 1am that we feared we might wake the children. The next morning at breakfast, we had to explain ourselves and apologise.<p>The man was my ex-husband, and he was telling me an anecdote in the early hours that had us both …

Time I

How to Know You're in a Toxic Relationship, According to a Therapist

It started out the way most modern romances do: She swiped right, they matched, and hours of witty banter ensued. During the first six months, I'd …

The Key to Peace: Let Go of How Things "Should" Be & Accept What Is

<b>“</b><b>Peace is the result of retraining your mind to process life as it is, rather than as you think it should be.”</b> <b>~Wayne Dyer</b><p>Many of my friends are …

Positive Thinking