Mark Lafleur

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Find your moment of Zen with our selection of the best meditation apps

It’s no secret that stress takes a serious toll on your body and psyche. In our constantly connected lives, it’s important to take a little time each …

Meditation

White House Correspondents Dinner: Pictures

Jada Pinkett Smith

Annual Easter Egg Roll at the White House: Pictures

Storytelling

Villanova Tops North Carolina at the Buzzer: Pictures

Villanova Wildcats

9 Motivational Videos to Help You Succeed in Business and Life

Can a few minutes of watching change your life? These deeply inspirational videos just might.<p>There are videos that energize us, inspire us, and motivate us to do great things. Then there are the very few that do all of that--and touch us so deeply that we wind up watching them over and over. We …

Motivation

Why am I not finding the blog post? Reshaping INDIHOPE

<b>Disclaimer</b><p>Dear Reader, if you have come across here from a different blog post, then it means the blog that you are looking for is no longer …

Books

Akoya Mayor Residence: Stunning modern penthouse in Miami Beach, Florida that feels warm and inviting

Pepe Calderin Design remodels an Akoya Condominiums penthouse in Miami Beach, Florida<p>A retired coupled asked Pepe Calderin Design to remodel their …

10 Things That Make You Wealthy That Are Not About Money

Wealth is certainly about money, but much more than “only about money”. Wealth is about being able to manage and enjoy your resources with grace, in …

Stephen Curry drops 51, Warriors beat Wizards

WASHINGTON – When Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry’s first 3-point attempt of the game dropped in, it was not unexpected. When his second attempt was good, that was not unusual either. When his third three-pointer of the game fell through the net, the energy in the Verizon Center became …

Basketball

7 things that hold people back from being successful

Is it simply that they're more innately talented, or they just got lucky? Probably not.<p>Over on Quora, users have weighed in with their thoughts on the beliefs, attitudes, and behaviors that can prevent you from achieving your full potential.<p>We've highlighted the most insightful responses, along …

Self-improvement

'Shark Tank' entrepreneur Daymond John explains why being broke was key to his success

So I started a business. Many people think, "I have an idea" and then they want to raise $10,000,000 or something outrageous.<p>I didn't have any ideas. But I was good at this new thing, the Internet, and I convinced people they needed to build websites.<p>Was I right or wrong: Does a company need a …

Entrepreneurship

How to Train Your Brain for High Performance

Everybody sees the world through the lenses of three sets of beliefs. Making all three more effective increases your mental performance.<p>For the past two decades, my good friend and mentor Gerhard Gschwandtner (if you don't know who he is, you're not in sales) has been investigating the thought …

Homepage

Chris Gasper joins Arbella Early Edition to weigh in on whether he thinks the Patriots should realistically go after Jimmy Graham.<p>As important as it …

NFL

Podcast: Patriots vs. Texans Preview

Russ Goldman<p>December 9, 2015 at 11:06 am ET<p>In this episode, we discussed the Patriots loss to the Eagles on Sunday at Gillette Stadium. Later on we …

COP21: Paris climate deal is 'best chance to save planet'

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1213000/1213766_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1512436825_ae2ccc83380f293a5755bb3e017ff53e<p><b>The climate deal reached in Paris is "the best chance we have to save the one planet we have", US President Barack Obama has said.</b><p>He said it could be …

Tax-Smart Moves When Selling Real Estate

<b>Updated March 2017</b> — If you jumped into real estate at the bottom of the market around 2008, or if you've been holding onto an asset even longer, you …

Real Estate

The fastest-growing gym in America has $10 memberships and gives out free pizza, bagels, and candy

There's luxury gym chain Equinox with its diehard gym rats and the mid-level Town Sports Clubs.<p>Then, on the other end of the spectrum, there's Planet Fitness, which went public this summer — just when SoulCycle announced it would file for an IPO.<p>Yet these two fitness setups couldn't be structured …

Fitness

My strategy for turning $15,000 into $200,000 every month

Each company starts off with $100 in capital.<p>One has a one-month sales cycle (i.e., people go from prospect to client in one month). The other company has a four-month sales cycle.<p>Not surprisingly, the slower business brings in less over time. But do you know how much less after one year?<p>It only …

Marketing