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The 24 best Netflix original shows of all time, according to critics

You'd have to spend 41 days binge-watching Netflix non-stop to see it all. So if you're like us, you're having trouble keeping track of which Netflix shows are worth your time.<p>To create a cheat sheet for you, we asked reviews aggregator Rotten Tomatoes to tell us which Netflix shows had the highest …

Fly from the US to Venice for $512 Roundtrip on American

Related Articles<p>The great European fares continue. This one is slightly more than others were, but it’s from Miami specifically. You can fly from …

What Happens to Your Brain When You Eat Junk Food (And Why We Crave It)

Most of us know that junk food is unhealthy. We know that poor nutrition is related to heart problems, high blood pressure, and a host of other health ailments. You might even know that studies show that eating junk food has been linked to increases in depression.<p>But if it's so bad for us, why do …

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Promoting Your Business Through Personal Posts

This story appears in the October 2013 issue of <i>Entrepreneur</i>. Subscribe »<p>It's a big task getting employees to see that their tweets and Facebook status updates can be marketing tools for their companies. But for the past three years that's the message Jason Seiden, CEO of Chicago branding agency …

If You Want To Be A Sucessful Entrepreneur, Start Here

Invariably, when I talk to people about why everyone will need to become an entrepreneur–or at the very least master entrepreneurial thought and action—people immediately have questions such as:<p>What specific things will I need to know;<br>• How important are my networking efforts going to be and<br>• How am I …

This Week’s Must-Read Articles for Entrepreneurs

Each week we scour the web for insightful articles to share with the Founder Institute network.<p>This week's top articles include Founder Institute's …

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10 Harsh Realities that Help You Grow

<i>All the world is full of suffering. It is also full of overcoming.<br>—Helen Keller</i><p>Character and wisdom are sculpted over time. They come with loss, …

Why Do People Buy and How Can You Compel Them To Buy From You?

Increasing sales is crucial in today’s competitive marketplace. If your site has taken a hit by Google and your traffic is suffering, converting the …

5 Powerful Twitter Tips for Business Newbs | Workology

Twitter went IPO just a short two weeks ago with the stock opening at $26 and ending it’s opening day at $45.10. As I type this today, Twitter is …

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10 Surprising Things That Benefit Our Brains That You Can Do Every Day

One of the things that surprises me time and time again is how we <i>think</i> our brains work and how they <i>actually</i> work.<p>On many occasions I find myself convinced that there is a certain way to do things, only to find out that actually that's the complete wrong way to think about it. For example, I always …

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(Poets&Quants) — Ask any of the founders behind Harvard Business School’s most successful startup — from clothing swap service thredUP to website optimizer CloudFlare — and they’ll all point to a single key to getting a business off the ground: Tom Eisenmann, Harvard’s veteran entrepreneurship …

60 Small Ways to Improve Your Life in the Next 100 Days

Contrary to popular belief, you don’t have to make drastic changes in order to notice an improvement in the quality of your life. At the same time, …

6 Entrepreneurial Skills You'll Need to Succeed | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

In the past few years the world has witnessed a growth in small businesses. This growth has been caused partly by the spreading of the internet, and …

Go nuts! A handful a day may help you live longer, docs say

An apple a day may keep the doctor away, but if you want to live longer, a handful of nuts may be a better bet, researchers reported Wednesday.<p>The biggest study yet into whether nuts can add years to your life shows that people who ate nuts every day were 20 percent less likely to die from heart …

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The 6 Skills That Made These 6 Top Entrepreneurs Successful

I’m not sure if there are any other occupations out there that require as many skills and abilities as it takes to be an entrepreneur. If you’re a …

15 Home Remedies to Naturally Reduce Cholesterol

Under the new guidelines issued by the American Medical Association, roughly 1/3 of all adults should consider taking cholesterol-lowering statin …

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The Best Networking Question to Ask | Workology

Last week I photographed several speakers at an event. I just used my iPhone and they came out great. After each speaker finished, I approached them …

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Kat Cole: 5 rules for female entrepreneurs

Nearly every article we read about business has one thing in common: it revolves around men – men as power brokers, dealmakers and closers. Rarely do …

9 Things Happy, Successful People Choose to Ignore

<i>“Life is to be enjoyed, not endured.”<br>―Gordon B. Hinckley</i><p>The president and co-founder of a local charity that directly cares for homeless people in …

How I Learned to Stop Procrastinating, & Love Letting Go

‘People have a hard time letting go of their suffering. Out of a fear of the unknown, they prefer suffering that is familiar.’ <b>~Thich Nhat Hanh</b><p>The end …

The 10 most filling foods for weight loss

If you were to describe The Perfect Food, it might go something like this: healthful, delicious, bigger than a morsel and filling enough to fight hunger for hours. "Foods that promote satiety"—a feeling of lasting fullness—"do exist," insists Dr. David Katz, founder of the Yale University …

23 Excellent Reasons To Drink More Wine

Like you need convincing. But here goes.

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10 Things That Sabotage Your Work Day Focus If You Allow It

Time management and self discipline have always been challenging at best and are the top skills that people struggle with the most. Inconsistency to …

7 Quick Tips for Better Business Writing | Inc.com

I took many writing classes in college but perhaps the most useful was one focused on business writing. My classmates and I spent a semester editing example after example of rambling or confusing letters, memos, and other professional materials. Here are seven bits of simple advice for clear and …

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Email Marketing: How to Make Your Business Buzzworthy

Email marketing used to follow a one-size-fits-all model, but now new technology is giving businesses the chance to take their campaigns to the next level.<p>Vivek Sharma, co-founder and CEO of email marketing technology provider Movable Ink, said there are numerous new ways businesses can help ensure …