Mia Wemigwans

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8 Trademark Habits of Successful Entrepreneurs

Do you shy away from criticism or avoid improving yourself? Perhaps entrepreneurship isn't for you.<p>While we often use the terms interchangeably, there are slight differences between entrepreneurs and small business owners. Most entrepreneurs are small business owners, but not all small business …

Here's How Zen Meditation Changed Steve Jobs' Life And Sparked A Design Revolution

Jobs, a Reed College dropout, had just spent a few months in India.<p>He had gone to meet the region's contemplative traditions — Hinduism, Buddhism — and the Indian sun had darkened his skin a few shades.<p>The trip changed him in less obvious ways, too.<p>Although you couldn't predict it then, his travels …

Meditation

A Three-Step Formula On How To Shun Corporate Life To Start Your Own Business

Corporate life.<p>Upon hearing those words, you either jump for joy, or double-over in agony.<p>If the latter, pull up a chair and take notes because today calls your name.<p>You see–in a prior article on Julia Beardwood, founder and owner of Beardwood & Co., she shared her ten keys for success in the …

Chocolate Applesauce Cake III Recipe

"This is an extremely moist cake that ranks right up there for all the chocoholics in my home. It does not need to be frosted because it is sprinkled …

5 Reasons Why Married Couples Don't French Kiss

When couples come to my office to discuss improving their intimacy, one question I often ask is, "How often do you kiss?"<p>No, I don't mean the obligatory peck on the check or lips--the kind of kiss you give your grandma--I'm talking about a real kiss. You know the kind I mean: that you did at the …

Lips

All the Financial Advice You Need on an Index Card?

Personal finance is often made way more complicated than it needs to be. But does that mean you can basically fit everything you need to know on an index card? A friend of mine recently sent me this article pointing out that University of Chicago professor Harold Pollack apparently thinks so. Let’s …

Personal Finance

5 Keys To Good Business Intelligence

When a technical term enters “buzz” status, definitions change and meaning can get lost. This is arguably the case with “business intelligence,” or BI. In the time since the BI term was coined, new technologies have greatly expanded our understanding of BI and how businesses can gain value from …

How To Distinguish Yourself In A Wall Street Job Interview

With entry level base salaries in the range of $70,000 to $90,000 before bonuses, it is easy to understand why investment banking jobs are some of the most sought after positions among college and business school graduates. Competition for these jobs is fierce, since there are many more graduates …

Employment

The 2015 food trends that are worth your attention

What will be on our plates in 2015? From freekeh to fat, Diana Henry predicts the year's hottest food trends<p>What food-related question makes my heart sink? It is not "Are Paul Hollywood’s eyes that blue in real life?" or ‘What is the best spiralizer to buy?’ but this: "Is it in?" The questioner …

The Science Behind Motivation

Being motivated is a key part of being successful as an entrepreneur, and as such, it’s a subject that’s always fascinated me. Motivation comes from vision, goal setting, and celebrating small successes, but there’s more to it – there’s actually a science behind motivation.<p>Psychology – Why is …

Will Power

Sleep: How to nap like a pro

We’ve all heard of the merits of power naps, says Tiffanie Wen, but are there good and bad ways to sleep during the day?<p>Growing up, sleep was considered paramount in my family home. My siblings and I didn’t have many house rules – bedtimes were flexible, we had free reign over microwaved TV dinners …

6 Summer Crock Pot Recipes {ditch the hot oven}

The days of summer are upon us and we want to spend more time outside, and less time in front of a hot oven. Making a <b>crock pot</b> meal in the morning …