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8 Recipes for Better Pasta Salad This Fourth of July

More<p>Pasta<p>Essential techniques, recipes, and more!<p>If you attend more than one or two cookouts or picnics over this summer, you'll eventually be confronted with a pasta salad. And, to be perfectly honest, it probably won't be very appetizing. While they sound tasty in theory, most pasta salads—greasy …

100 Awesome Business Ideas For 2016

Are you planning to start <b>most profitable small businesses in 2016</b>? If yes then here are the <b>100 awesome business ideas 2016</b> for you to start a small …

16 Unique Chili Recipes for Rainy Days

There’s nothing quite like curling up with a steaming bowl of chili on a rainy day to make you feel all warm and fuzzy inside. But even when it’s not cold and dreary outside, a big pot of chili is the ultimate lazygirl option for a busy week. We all wish we could come home to a hearty meal ready …

4 Websites to Help Quit Your Job and Start a Business

Are you feeling trapped by a hum-drum job that leaves you unsatisfied and short of cash at the end of each month? Do you love solving problems, being …

18 Homemade Salad Dressing Recipes That Will Make You WANT to Eat Salad

Everyone knows what the main attraction of eating a salad is. It’s not the nuts, it’s not the croutons and it’s <i>definitely</i> not the lettuce. It’s the addition of the perfect salad dressing recipe! Most store-bought varieties are expensive, and they’re often surprisingly unhealthy. Luckily, it’s …

Get your business off the ground with this Ivy League course on entrepreneurship

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>nenetus/ShuttershockBreaking out as an entrepreneur is not an easy task. Even if you have a phenomenal idea for a business, there is a …

Top 10 Best Exercises to Do at Home with No Equipment

While weight training is perfect to get whatever fitness results you want – losing fat, gaining muscle or keeping fit – the required equipment isn’t …

Workouts

5 types of emotional intelligence all great leaders have mastered

The ability to be perceptively in tune with yourself and your emotions, as well as having sound situational awareness can be a powerful tool for leading a team.<p>The act of knowing, understanding, and responding to emotions, overcoming stress in the moment, and being aware of how your words and …

Building a Successful Business Plan

It takes more than a great idea to get a small business off the ground. A crucial step in the process is creating a business plan –a formal …

Small Business

Branding Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make All the Time

Branding is important at all levels of business. Whether you’re birthing a new startup or guiding an established enterprise, branding is what allows …

6 free online classes you should consider before going to business school

So you’ve been considering getting an MBA.<p>It seems like a foolproof plan, right? After all, the MBA is the degree that opens the doors to the world …

How I Built A Side Business While Studying Dentistry (And Scoring GPA 3.92)

Studying, working and having no time to enjoy your life...<p>Maintaining a high GPA nowadays is painful.<p>Building a business to support yourself, and your family is even harder. You've got competitors and other people who have already thought of your big idea, and they have a budget that's a thousand …

Why the First and Most Important Person You Need to Lead Is Yourself | Inc.com

<b>Editor's note:</b> <i>"The First 90 Days" is a series about how to make 2016 a year of breakout growth for your business. Let us know how you're making the first 90 days count by joining the conversation on social media with the hashtag #Inc90Days.​</i><p>Every business needs a leader who can cultivate a …

Self-improvement

'Three a Light': The Revolutionary Cannabis Growing Guide

"It's like I am talking to a bunch of horse-dealers about where they can purchase a unicorn. Nobody believes it, but everyone wants to see it."<p>This is the story of Joshua Haupt, Denver's own fun-loving, charismatic, low-stress father, gardener and entrepreneur. Haupt's line of business? Marijuana. …

10 Apps to Keep You More Organized and Productive | Inc.com

One of my strengths is my obsession with being organized, (which my kids and co-workers may refer to as my OCD.) There are few things that get me more excited than a creating a perfectly designed spreadsheet or watching our efficient and systematic picking and packing process here at Dotcom. Even …

Productivity

'Shatter,' super-high potency pot, now appearing on East Coast

As marijuana expands its presence on the East Coast, a highly concentrated form is now appearing on law enforcement radar: "shatter," a cannabis extract with about 80 percent THC content which is legal in states such as Colorado and Washington, sold in medical marijuana dispensaries in other …

'Finally, I decided to do it': How a TODAY staffer lost 50 pounds in 5 months

He's been called the "Magic Mike" of stage managers, and personally singled out for his charm by our very own Kathie Lee and Hoda.<p>But it wasn't overnight that TODAY's 31-year-old stage manager Yosef Herzog lost 50 pounds and turned into the fitness guru that he is today. It required a lot of hard …

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11 Tweaks To Your Morning Routine Will Make Your Entire Day More Productive

I don’t know anyone who couldn’t use a little boost in their energy, productivity, <i>and</i> self-control.<p>Researchers at the University of Nottingham recently published findings from their exploration of 83 separate studies on energy and self-control. What they found will change the way you start your day.<p>…

Time Management

10 Daily Habits of the Most Confident People | Inc.com

I'm not here to patronize you. We know if you walk with better posture, force a fake smile, or get a new haircut you can trick your brain and boost your self-confidence. Perhaps for 20 minutes you'll think you're the next Richard Branson.<p>I'm here to tell you there are proven ways to improve your …

Mayo Clinic

Investors Love It When You Use This Writing Trick | Inc.com

Every entrepreneur knows that investors want to see a business plan before they invest money in a startup.<p>Unfortunately, many entrepreneurs wrongly believe the primary purpose of the business plan is to document how you plan to grow.<p>On the contrary, the <i>primary</i> purpose of a business plan is to sell …

Small Business

The Quantified Stoner

Now that weed is legal, it's all about data.<p>For certain types of aging technology workers, especially in the Pacific Northwest, two favorite hobbies have reached a strange convergence: self-tracking and getting stoned.<p>Quantified stoners wear FitBit and Jawbone wristbands to track their daily …

50 Steps Every Entrepreneur Must Take to Build a Business

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Starting a business is one of the most challenging and rewarding things you’ll ever do. The process is simpler than you might imagine, but to try to boil it down to five or 10 steps is an underestimation and an injustice. The following 50 …

4 books every aspiring startup founder should read

To be a successful entrepreneur, you need to be able to juggle several hats at the same time. Identifying a problem and developing a scalable …

No really. This pencil grows into a tomato

What happens to a wooden pencil after you wear it down to a stub? It gets tossed into the trash.<p>"There are 15 billion pencils made annually, and three million of those just in the United States. That's a lot of pencil stubs thrown away," said Michael Stausholm, CEO of Sprout World.<p>Denmark-based …

Plants

5 Things to Know About Recreational Marijuana Sales in Oregon

For many Americans, October 1 signals the start of the Halloween season. For Oregonians older than 21, it’s going to be the first day they can …

7 necessary tools for startups that are free or low cost

When you begin your journey as a startup, you probably don’t have enough money to buy the most expensive tools that you think your business needs. To …

17 Things Great Leaders Always Say to Their Employees | Inc.com

Quick, name your favorite boss of all time. I'll wait here for you to think of him or her.<p>Playing Jeopardy music.<p>OK, do you have the answer?<p>Now think about something that boss told you that stuck in your brain. Maybe it's an encouraging comment, an inspiring story, or a vote of confidence.<p>Guess …

Employment

Does your Team Use These Productivity Tips and Web Apps?

Advertise here via BSASeven of the best and most popular web apps currently on the market are presented for your consideration. All are designed to …

Project Management