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5 Easy Ways To Empty Your Mind Before Bed

Do you lie awake at bedtime with thoughts running rampant in your mind? If you’re busy or stressed, then your mind is likely to be on overdrive much …

Ask Yourself These 3 Questions Before You Get Out of Bed Every Day

Want extreme energy and motivation? A fellow founder suggests you start your day with this quick ritual.<p>Mornings matter. A lot.<p>Many of us associate the start of our days with an annoying alarm, grogginess, and possibly a bummer of a commute, but according to the hugely successful (and those who …

Freelance Writing Jobs, May 18, 2015

How did the weekend go? I hope you all had a good one.<p>Let’s start the week with some paid freelance writing jobs.<p>Paid Freelance Writing Jobs<p>Content …

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A Few Hardware Store Finds Become Something Really Special

This project is so stylish (and so cheap!).<p>There's nothing more deflating than spotting a cute item you love ... and then spying the lofty price tag that goes with it. Marble is a huge decor trend right now, but it's not an inexpensive look. What many people don't know, however, is that the raw …

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One more quickie before I head outdoors. Grey is such a magical colour, and I absolutely adore it in interiors, particularly when layered in multiple …

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A Brazil! Bold and beautiful. Love this São Paulo apartment by Diego Revollo Arquitetura. A monochromatic palette revved up with rich hues and slick …

Tag: Bathrooms

Before & After: A Trend-Proof Bath Remodel in Brooklyn<p>by Alexa Hotz<p>A Kismet Renovation in Highbury, London, by O’Sullivan Skoufoglou Architects<p>by …

Let the mind take over

Meditation MP3 – Guided Meditations for Calmness, Awareness, and Love Ayesha Singh, The New Indian Express: When you are in the moment, any moment …

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Being Yourself – The Entrepreneur’s Unfair Advantage to Conquer Big Name Brands

Strategies startups, specifically crowdfunded creators, can use to create awesome unfair advantages against big via businesses and better connect with customers via personality and passion.<p>Building a business, be professional...or so conventional wisdom dictates.<p>But what happens when the world's …

The 7 Must-Have Qualities Investors Look For in Entrepreneurs

Early stage venture is a lot about the entrepreneur - who that person is and what she or he is capable of. Through my investing career, I've identified the must-have universal attributes that define great entrepreneurs, and recently found them all embodied in an unlikely entrepreneur far from …

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6 Innovative Women to Watch in 2015

This story appears in the January 2015 issue of <i>Entrepreneur</i>. Subscribe »<p>In fields as varied as robotics, finance, biomedical engineering and education, these innovators have taken a decidedly humanistic approach to effecting positive change. It’s a benevolent form of leadership that is driving real …

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4 Steps to Aha!: How to Figure Out Exactly What You Want

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Jo Boaler is featured in this article on changes in math education in the US.<p>An article in the open-access journal Frontiers in Education about …

Notre Dame to launch free online courses

New online courses include statistics, understanding wireless, and sports math<p>The University of Notre Dame is launching several online non-credit …

Why “Being Authentic” Is Holding You Back

Your “authentic self” may be just an excuse to stay in your comfort zone. Here’s how your leadership style might be getting in the way of success.<p>Many young people are advised at some point in their lives to figure out what you want to be, then go be it. After years of hearing the same advice, …

Tony Robbins's Three Steps to Creating a Breakthrough

Here's what you need to do and why.<p>I didn't know much about Tony Robbins, the self-help guru, when I was asked to review his new book on personal finance.<p>And to be honest, I still don't.<p>But among all his ideas for saving and investing, he had one really long aside about how you can improve your …

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7 Reasons We Don't Pursue Our Passions (And How to Move Past Them)

We are all born with little tiny seeds of inspiration inside of us. It's our soul's greatest purpose to nurture these seeds and allow them to blossom, fully sharing their beauty with the world during this lifetime. It's why we all have unique talents, likes, interests, and passion.<p>However, as we …

Reuse, Repurpose, Refresh: How to Maximize Your Content

If you’re a blogger or content creator of any kind, you know that it takes a good amount of your time to create content. From coming up with your …

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Writing Tips that help you Standout of other Bloggers

My way of writing is not working. My readers are acting like jumping spiders. They do not stay on my blog. I have no way, but helplessly see them …

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5 Costly Mistakes to Avoid When Filling Out the FAFSA

Filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is the single most important thing most families can do to get last minute college funding help. That’s why over 20 million people filled it out last year. However, there are big mistakes families can make that can cost them oodles of …

The President and First Lady’s Call to Action on College Opportunity

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, President Obama, Vice President Biden, and the First Lady will join college presidents and other education leaders from …

Parents, too, could use a break on student loan debt

Sen. Elizabeth Warren has been fighting the good fight for student loan debt reform. As she put it recently: "Millions of young people are just stuck. They can't buy homes, they can't buy cars … all because they are struggling under the weight of student loan debt."<p>I hope she gets a reform bill …

First-Generation College-Goers: Unprepared and Behind

Kids who are the first in their families to brave the world of higher education come on campus with little academic know-how and are much more likely than their peers to drop out before graduation.<p>When Nijay Williams entered college last fall as a first-generation student and Jamaican immigrant, he …