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PBS Is About To Launch Its Own 24/7 Kids Channel Aimed At You And Your Tyke

Alert the P-Pals! (No, not <i>those</i> alleged pee pals.) PBS is launching a 24/7 kids network tomorrow (January 16), as the youngling wing of the <i>Arthur</i> enabling public broadcaster spins off into its own entity.<p>This inspired PBS mutation is being provided as a free service focused on educational …

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Why do today’s parents find potty training so tough?

'I just hate it,” said my friend. “I’d rather clean festival Portaloos. Potty training is just… pants.” To be fair to her, she and her two-year-old son had just returned from a shopping expedition that led to the local supermarket being renamed “poo Tesco”.<p>Across the UK it seems that increasing …

Parenting

This résumé landed me interviews at Google, BuzzFeed, and more than 20 top startups

I also crafted, revised, rewrote, and continuously edited my résumé.<p>This résumé landed me interviews at Google, BuzzFeed, Oscar, and nearly two dozen other top startups.<p>I also got interviews for full-time jobs at a major political campaign, a huge government contractor, and a billion-dollar …

Machine Learning Is No Longer Just for Experts

If you’re not using deep learning already, you should be. That was the message from legendary Google engineer Jeff Dean at the end of his keynote earlier this year at a conference on web search and data mining. Dean was referring to the rapid increase in machine learning algorithms’ accuracy, …

What 17 successful people wish they'd known about money in their 20s

We asked a handful of self-made millionaires and billionaires, CEOs and entrepreneurs, and best-selling authors what they wish they'd known about money from the get-go.<p>Here's what they had to say:

Smart Money Saving Tips To Help Get You Filthy Rich In Your Forties

We’ve shown you how to get rich in your twenties and thirties and now that those decades are truly behind you, it’s time to clean up your fiscal act …

6 Bad Habits You Must Break to Succeed

You can't outwork unhealthy patterns. The best way to ditch a bad habit is to embrace a good one in its place.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Many of the young entrepreneurs I meet through my work as a writer, investor and entrepreneur aren't reaching their full …

Spouses Are Hiding Their Retirement Savings From Each Other

Trust of politicians in America seems to have reached a new low in this election season. But who would have guessed how little trust exists across …

Retirement

6 Habits Of Highly Effective Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurs need to have the right set of skills if they’re going to be successful. The fact is that so many people are not focusing on the …

Entrepreneurship

3 French Parenting Tips Every Mom Should Know

We look to the French for their enviably elegant interiors, effortless entertaining tips, and cool-girl style, but there's another reason we're …

6 Things You’re Doing That You’ll Seriously Regret In 10 Years

Sure, they seem like no big deal now. But be careful of these key areas of future regret.<p>Scrolling through my social media feed, I noticed a college friend’s photograph of his son’s dormitory. My friend and I had been thick as thieves during our undergraduate years, and now his son was leaving …

Social Media

THE MOBILE MARKETING REPORT: How marketers are reaching mobile consumers

BI Intelligence<p>Mobile marketing is getting more spotlight these days. Revenue from mobile advertising accounted for 30% of total ad spend in the first half of 2015, according to the IAB, and it's on track to account for more than one-third in the second half of the year. Despite this growth, mobile …

Here’s What a Healthy Breastfeeding Diet Looks Like

Sure, you’ve heard breast is best. But have you ever thought about how what you eat while breastfeeding can affect baby? Certain nutrient-packed …

8 Real Truths about Saving Money Everyone Should Know

Give up Starbucks. Stop eating out. Ditch cable. Get a cheaper phone plan. There are a million ways to save money that work. However, in our quest to add to our bottom line we sometimes forget some basic truths about money. Below are 8 that I return to time and again. They serve as a wake-up call, …

7 tiny daily habits that can lead to huge results

Imagine that every choice you make in life is associated to a "bucket." Brushing your teeth goes in the "personal hygiene bucket."<p>Working on your novel goes in the "writing" or "creativity" bucket. Going to the gym goes in the "health" bucket. And so you have these five or six or 10 primary buckets …

How This 10-Minute Routine Will Increase Your Creativity

Learning to channel your thinking--both conscious and subconscious--creates the conditions that make achieving your goals inevitable.<p>"Your subconscious mind works continuously, while you are awake, and while you sleep."--Napoleon Hill<p>Your subconscious never rests and is always on duty because it …

10 things in tech you need to know today

<b>1. Apple CEO Tim Cook has sent a memo to all employees explaining why the company is resisting an FBI request to break into an iPhone used by one of the San Bernardino shooters.</b> In it, Cook says the FBI should withdraw its demand to have Apple develop a tool to help it bypass the iPhone's passcode …

20 Things I Wish I Had Known Before Having Children

Before I had kids, I thought I knew everything there was to know about them. I did, after all, graduate from college with a degree in Family Science. During those college years, my life was filled with classes about human development, parenting, psychology, family dynamics, and marriage. I thought …

13 Online Tools Used by Successful Entrepreneurs | Inc.com

Today's tech-driven entrepreneurs know how to get stuff done. In the current entrepreneurial culture, it is essential that any successful entrepreneur understand and use online tools, apps, programs, interfaces, and systems to increase productivity and efficiency.<p>What kind of online tools do these …

Small Business

33 business books every professional should read before turning 30

To help you figure out how to navigate the professional world and set yourself on the right trajectory, we've rounded up some of our favorite business books.<p>They include career guides, business memoirs, and academic research on how to maximize your time and network.<p>Here are the business books we …

The 7 Biggest Mistakes People Make With Their Money

The biggest of all? Doing nothing.<p>Financial gurus Warren Buffett, Suze Orman, Tony Robbins and Dave Ramsey boast net worth figures in the millions — …

This New Web Browser Made Me Give Up Google Chrome

Vivaldi’s inventive new features help get things done on the web.<p>I used to love Google Chrome for its speed and minimalism, but lately our relationship has deteriorated.<p>Lately, Google’s web browser has seemed sluggish–not just in terms of performance, but in its willingness to try new ideas. While …

5 Lifestyle Tweaks for a More Productive Life

Whether it be social media, television, text messages, or emails, we all face distractions like never before. These distractions lead us down a path that can keep us from living the productive lives we desire.<p>Despite all the distractions, there are proven ways to increase your productivity that are …

Slow Cooker Squash, Bean and Kale Stew and a Crockpot Giveaway

I woke up this morning to a funny sound. A low-rent horror film howling wind sound... which only made me want to snuggle further down the duvet. …

Slow Cookers