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Your fear of looking stupid is making you look stupid

According to psychological research, the greatest emotional need is security.<p>Who doesn’t want to be liked?<p>Yet, trying to be liked and living in …

9 things your startup doesn’t need to reach $10 million in revenue

As an early stage entrepreneur, you’ll rarely be short of people offering their (often unsolicited) advice, and many of them will tell you that you can’t succeed as a startup without doing X, Y, and Z. Don’t listen to them. From my experience of bootstrapping a company to over $25 million ARR and …

5 Ways to Make More Money in 2017 Than You've Ever Made Before

We are in the midst of the holiday season and Christmas is fast approaching. Most people have their minds on things like buying holiday gifts, holiday parties, the big New Year's celebration and other festive events. That's all well and good and everyone likes to have fun, but what are you doing to …

Why Tons of Failure Is the Key to Success, According to Seth Godin

If you let it, failure can be a precious gift, rather than something to be avoided at all costs<p>Most people avoid failure like the plague.<p>They spend their time trying to achieve perfection. They forgo opportunities they aren't certain will be a sure thing. They do whatever it takes to make sure they …

10 Great Literature Quotes About Music

10 great quotes about Music from literature. <i><br>[Gathered by Regina Kenney]</i><p><b>“Without music, life would be a mistake.”</b><br>― Friedrich Nietzsche, <i>Twilight of the</i> …

9 Subtle Ways Psychopaths Communicate Differently, According to Science

A single conversation could be all you need to spot a psychopath.<p>For years, scientists have known that psychopaths' brains are different from normal ones. Brain scans show reduced activity in areas that regulate impulses, emotions, aggression, and morality.<p>But since you probably don't have brain …

How to Use Your Smartphone to Chill Out

Our mobile devices are always by our side and often get blamed for adding stress to our everyday living, but with the right apps in tow, our phones …

Mobile Devices

The Purpose of Life

Paramahansa Yogananda<br>Quotes on the Purpose of Life<p>THE PURPOSE OF LIFE<p>The purpose of life is<br>to be free from suffering and<br>to attain infinite bliss …

The Cheapo Product That Could Cure Your Acne (and So Much More)

Make tea tree oil a part of your routine.<p>Tired of spending all your money on a bunch of hair and skin products, only to end up with an overflowing cabinet and the same old issues? Save face (and space) with tea tree oil, the $6 miracle worker that can help with everything from unexpected (and …

10 Success lessons from Paulo Coelho – “The Alchemist” for entrepreneurs

Share37<p>Tweet<p>Share56<p>+16<p>Shares 99<p>Paulo Coelho is a Brazilian novelist and songwriter and the best-selling Portuguese language author in history. He …

Romance Novels by Female Authors in Nigeria Challenge Traditions

NBCBLK<p>KANO, Nigeria (AP) — Nestled among vegetables, plastic kettles and hand-dyed fabric in market stalls are the signs of a feminist revolution: Piles of poorly printed books by women that advocate forcefully against conservative Muslim traditions such as child marriage and quick divorce.<p>They are …

7 Reasons You Need a Mentor for Entrepreneurial Success

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Mentors. They've been there, done that and have seen it all. Yet, a woeful number of entrepreneurs start their careers without one. In an age where instant gratification is glorified, it's unsurprising that many entrepreneurs and young …

Can meditation get you a second date?

Dating is glamorized in movies as being fun and exciting (and then 90 minutes later everyone is married and happy), but it can really be fraught with …

How African American Entrepreneurs Can Power the Economy

For the last three decades, the rate of new business creation has been on a steady decline in the U.S., according to various researchers.<p>Some …

Meet Tech’s Real Unicorns: Latina and Black Female Entrepreneurs

<i>This piece originally appeared on Uncubed.</i><p>It’s not easy funding any startup, but if that startup is founded by a black or Latina woman, it becomes …

The Akrasia Effect: Why We Don't Follow Through On What We Set Out to Do And What To Do About It

One explanation for why akrasia rules our lives and procrastination pulls us in has to do with a behavioral economics term called "time inconsistency." Time inconsistency refers to the tendency of the human brain to value immediate rewards more highly than future rewards.<p>By the summer of 1830, …

Procrastination

When You Should Be an Intrapreneur Instead of an Entrepreneur

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurs have a desire to solve problems, to innovate and to create. They are willing to take on risk and think outside of the box. They lead and they inspire. And by standard definitions, the way that they do all of that is through …

The Best Blush Shades for Every Skin Tone

Each product we feature has been independently selected and reviewed by our editorial team. If you make a purchase using the links included, we may …

From sunsets to waterfalls to starry skies, the 9 most relaxing videos on YouTube

There’s more to YouTube than just vlogs, pranks, and pop song covers done on guitar. YouTube might be the source of your entertainment, but when you …

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Top 4 Examples of Effective Social Media Strategies for Nonprofit Organizations

Are you currently responsible for managing and growing social media presence for a non-profit organization? If so, you see how these guys have done it.<p>When it comes to <i>nonprofit</i> social media marketing, the idea is the same as social media marketing for any type of business.<p>The challenge, however, is …

11-year-old girl, 'sick of reading about white boys and dogs,' starts literary movement

Marley Dias is leading a revolution.<p>Frustrated with the lack of diversity in her reading curriculum, the 11-year-old New Jersey student started a …

Books

17 of the Best Podcasts for Entrepreneurs

There is something communal about podcasts.<p>In an ever-competitive marketplace, entrepreneurship podcasts (like the ones below) bring individuals together and create a community of people pursuing their dreams.<p>This list of the best podcasts for entrepreneurs is chalk full of people who have walked …

The art of Storytelling

Recently I happened to see a movie called “Tamasha” in which the central theme of the film was around the protagonist who was influenced by …

50 Sacred Destinations To Visit In Your Lifetime

From Asia to the Americas, here are some of the top religious and spiritual sites in the world.<p>What makes a place sacred?<p>Émile Durkheim, one of the founders of modern sociology, believed it was society. The collective conscience of a community comes together to touch certain mountains, trees, …

If Disney Princesses Wore Designer Shoes

Gird your loins for the most perfect Disney shoe collection ever.<p>You've seen it all: Disney lipsticks, wedding gowns, purses, and even lingerie. But you're not prepared for what married duo Normand Lemay and Griselda Sastrawinata-Lemay created for Disney princesses and their princess feet. These …

80 Books Everyone Should Read in Their Lifetime

We invited eight female literary powerhouses, from Michiko Kakutani to Anna Holmes to Roxane Gay, to help us create a master list.<p>We invited eight female literary powerhouses, from Michiko Kakutani to Anna Holmes to Roxane Gay, to help us create a master list.

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5 Lessons The Dalai Lama Taught Me About Happiness

Bodyweight exercises are gaining ground in the fitness world due to the practicality and simplicity of getting in shape using your own body weight. …

The doctor who inspired 'Concussion' says there's no equipment that prevents them

The day he was inducted into the NFL hall of fame, Webster, a Pittsburgh Steelers legend and stalwart center of one the greatest dynasties in league history, was at the beginning of a very public unravelling.<p>It was late July 1997 in Canton, Ohio, and Webster's acceptance speech rambled and dragged, …

How Gratitude Literally Saved My Life

I remember being told in church during the midst of my depression that ingratitude was the greatest of all sins, and that God expected me to be happy and to praise Him every day of my life. Perhaps there was some real love behind these messages, but I certainly didn't feel it at the time. It felt …

Startup Nonprofits Capture Millennial Minds and Baby Boomer Dollars

Share<p>Tweet<p>Email<p>Share<p>School built by pencils of promise / mattjkelley<p>November 23, 2015; Fast Company, “CoExist”<p>Crowdsourcing, data analytics, social …