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100 Motivational Quotes That Will Inspire You to Succeed | Inc.com

As entrepreneurs, leaders, managers, and bosses, we must realize that everything we think actually matters. If we are seeking success, we must think successful, inspiring, and motivating thoughts.<p>Read on to find the words of wisdom that will motivate you in building your business, leading your …

Motivation

28 Secrets of Exceptionally Productive People | Inc.com

Occasionally, I stumble on my own productivity tools and strategies, but mostly I borrow them from others.<p>So does Ryan Holiday, the author of the best-selling The Obstacle Is the Way (a really great book) and the compulsively readable <i>Trust Me, I'm Lying: Confessions of a Media Manipulator.</i><p>He's also …

Productivity

The Ingenues

Cat eyes, beehives, and high-waisted bathing suits—the photos in Claiborne Swanson Frank’s new book <i>Young Hollywood</i> could easily be from a bygone era. Borrowing glamour from the past, Swanson Frank turns her lens on the future with captivating photographs and interviews with more than 60 …

The Best Ads of Fall 2014

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The 40 Best Beaches on Earth

Let's face it...it ain't summertime without at least spending a few days at the beach soaking up the rays and relaxing with family and friends. In the spirit of summer, we've gone to the travelers community at minube.net travel community to find the best beaches from around the world, those drops …

3 Tools to Better Manage Your Blogging Editorial Calendar

Shares 8K<p>Have you tried using a blog editorial calendar?<p>Do you have a central place to track blog topic ideas, manage writers and schedule publish …

Infographics

7 Amazing Sites You've Maybe Never Heard Before

Serving as the Event Director for over a decade of the annual world travel championship, the around the world travel adventure competition known as The Global Scavenger Hunt, I am regularly asked what my favorite spot in the world is?<p>I get the curiosity behind the question, but I loathe it …

Travel

Inside the portfolio of Mark Segal

VOGUE HOMMES CULTURE<p>Shooting for the world's most celebrated publications, Mark Segal's iconic black and white images exude sensuality, sending …

11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

Investing

25 Creative Packaging Designs That Practically Sell Themselves

We often consider the products we use and their packaging to be two separate things – the product is the thing we want, and its packaging is a piece …

Brit Pack: 14 Looks For Beyonce's New London Wardrobe

Today, rumors broke of Bey and Jay becoming possible ex-Pats and decamping to London due to overlapping tour schedules in the U.K. When moving to a new city, especially one considered to be a burgeoning fashion capital, we have to expect that the Queen of Pop's look will change and assimilate to …

Codecademy Unveils Gorgeous Redesign of its 'Learn to Code' Site

With each passing year, the ability to understand and write code becomes increasingly valuable. The demand for competent developers is growing and the required skill set is seeping into professions where it simply wasn’t relevant a decade ago.<p>Codecademy has built an unparalleled reputation around …

18 Ways to Change up Your Running Routine

There’s something special about being so excited to go running that you count the minutes until you can leave work, lace up, and hit the pavement. …

The Key to Lasting Behavioral Change: Think Goal, Not Tactic

Even the most motivated people can get stuck, frustrated, and lose hope during the process of behavioral change. Why can't you force yourself to go …

5 Common Twitter Mistakes You Might Still Be Making

<i>This post originally appeared on the Twitter Counter blog.</i><p>Twitter can be a great tool for establishing your brand, building a community and extending your influence. But to get the most out of Twitter and do all of the above, first you need to avoid making these common mistakes.<p>1. Starting a tweet …

How to Use Reddit to Generate Leads

Shares 2K<p>Have you thought about promoting your product or brand on reddit?<p>Do you know how to engage the reddit community?<p>In this article I’ll show …

Author as Entrepreneur

Authors: Do you think of yourself as an entrepreneur? Not all authors do.<p>To help you with this, here’s an important question: <b>What is your book’s</b> …

Do not bring people in your l…

Do not bring people in your life who weigh you down. And trust your instincts. Good relationships feel good. They feel right. They don’t hurt. They’re not painful. That’s not just with somebody you want to marry, but it’s with the friends that you choose. It’s with the people you surround yourselves with.

IRO's leather biker for kids

An iconic jacket in XXS: French brand IRO re-releases a signature piece in limited edition, available now.

Coachella 2014: The Best Festival Style

See all of the style spotted at Coachella 2014, captured by Craig Arend.<p>Follow photographer Craig Arend as he captures all of the bohème chic on the grounds and poolside at Coachella 2014 for <i>BAZAAR</i>.

Annie Leibovitz – A Photographer’s Life Indeed

Annie Leibovitz at the opening of her exhibition ‘Annie Leibovitz A Photographer’s Life 1990-2005’<p>Annie Leibovitz. A confident, poised, charismatic …

Desert afternoons @oceanhay // @epokhe @mooncollective

In The Desert

So, we’re back from our first festival of 2014, and we have two things to say: 1.) We survived, and 2.) We spotted tons and <i>tons</i> Nasty Gal out there …

Sri Lanka: nirvana for beach lovers

Sri Lanka overwhelms the senses. The air is heavy with the scent of jasmine, the food richly spiced and the landscape one of utter beauty; the radiant green rice paddies, forests of swaying palm trees and mountains puckered in tea plantations are utterly bewitching. But for many people Sri Lanka …

Asia Travel

How I quit my job to travel: The corporate lawyer

Travel and food blogger Jodi Ettenberg explains why she left a successful career behind – and no, it wasn’t to “find herself” or “pursue her passion”.<p>When people hear how I quit my job as a lawyer after six years of corporate work, they assume I burned out and fled the nine-to-five (or, more …

Ho Chi Minh City