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10 Incredible Websites That Teach Business Leadership Skills for Free | Inc.com

And if you insist that you do not have the luxury of time or money to spend on a formal class, you will be happy to learn that the internet has a plethora of high-quality, self-paced educational resources that can help you equip yourself to run your business.<p>Dive into any of the courses and turn …

Online Education

8 Ted Talks On Work-Life Balance You Need To Hear

Work-life balance is something people are taught to want in life, however, what it looks like in reality and how to achieve it remains a mystery to most. One thing most people can agree on is that work-life balance is rooted in many concepts like time management, success, and of course, happiness …

Work-life Balance

Green vacations: 10 places that don't cost the Earth

<b>(CNN) —</b> Travelers are more socially and environmentally conscious than ever, seeking to get away safe in the knowledge they've had minimal impact on the planet's resources.<p>With 2017 named as the United Nations' International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development, the spotlight is even more on …

Costa Rica

Road trip from Los Angeles: The 12 best places to stay, mapped - Curbed LA

There are plenty of road trip-ready destinations from Los Angeles that are worth a tank of gas. If you’re planning to hit the probably not-so-open highways out of the city this summer and are scouting for a beautiful place to stay, we’ve rounded up some of our favorite hotels, motels, B&Bs, and …

Palm Springs

Everyone uses Gmail, but not everyone knows these awesome tips and tricks

Between Labs, extensions, and settings, there’s a plethora of ways that you can customize your Gmail experience and tweak how emails are handled. …

Apps

The Easiest Way to Make a Living Greenery Wall

2017 is the year of greenery. It's everywhere: in color trends, on pinboards and in the real-life homes we feature on Apartment Therapy. If you're …

Partington Cove in Big Sur

This is a raw, breathtaking spot where crashing surf salts your skin. On the steep, half-mile dirt hike down to the cove, you’ll cross a cool bridge and go through an even cooler tunnel. The cove's water is unbelievably aqua and within it grow tangled kelp forests. Look for the unmarked trailhead …

6 free apps to install on a new MacBook

Congrats on your new MacBook. Apple outfits you with a bounty of preinstalled software, but it doesn't cover everything. Here are six free apps that I installed on my new new MacBook Pro and use regularly, from an uninstaller to a word processor, with four useful apps in between.<p>Let's take them in …

Want to Invest in the $6 Billion Marijuana Industry? Here Are 3 Stocks You Can Buy | Inc.com

bvThere's no question, legal marijuana is a growth industry, in every sense of the word. Legal cannabis sales reached $6.7 billion in 2016, and experts predict that number may triple now that California has voted to legalize recreational use. Bloomberg forecasts that the industry may reach $50 …

Cannabis

10 Shoe Brands That Contribute to Environmental Causes

We all do our best to recycle — but can we protect the environment through the shoes we wear? The answer is yes. A variety of footwear brands are …

14 Tips For Growing Healthy Seedlings

Ensure that your plants are organic from start to finish by starting your own seeds.<p>When you start your own seeds, you can be sure that your plants …

10 Old-Fashioned Plants and Flowers You Need in Your Garden

Fill your garden with these time-tested plants our grandparents all knew and loved.<p>My grandmother's garden was a riot of color, shapes and scents. She taught me to save seeds, pinch back spent blooms and love the big, luxurious peonies that spilled exuberantly onto her side porch. Those flowers now …

Plants

7 Easiest Succulents To Grow (And 3 Of The Hardest)

Know what you're getting into with the most forgiving succulents, and if you're up for a challenge, those that need some love.<p>Sure, they’re billed as …

Operation No Waste - Chowhound

Do you buy fresh vegetables and meats, fully intending to cook them, only to have them go bad before you get the chance? Is your fridge brimming with …

6 Secret Camping Spots in California You've Never Even Heard Of

Summer is coming up fast, and that means one thing: campsites throughout California will soon start filling up like wildfire. Even if you manage to …

Where to Stay for Free Near 9 U.S. National Parks

Turn your next national park visit into an around-the-clock nature experience, without spending a dime.<p>The 59 U.S. National Parks, treasures of …

7 Simple Phrases That Make People Really Trust You | Inc.com

No matter how honest we may be in our interactions with others, there's always the possibility that people may misconstrue our words to mean otherwise. Certain key phrases that we say, sometimes even without us knowing, result in others perceiving us a certain way--whether rightly or wrongly.<p>Check …

Credibility

21 #MealPrep Ideas That Are Anything but Boring

Do you #MealPrep? Meal prepping, or making your weekly breakfasts, lunches, and sometimes dinners ahead of time, is the craze sweeping the nation. Many self-confessed meal preppers often take to Instagram to show off their ingenuity and handiwork. People on special diets, such as Paleo or those on …

Healthy Eating

6 Things You Must Have In Your LinkedIn Profile

LinkedIn, once your online resume, has morphed into your opportunity to introduce yourself to others and attract the attention of those who need to know you. However, mindsets are slow to shift, and those who still consider LinkedIn nothing more than a digital resume are missing out on some of the …

Marketing

Don't Book Your Flight Without Doing This First, Says a Travel Pro

A lot goes into planning a trip—even before you click "complete purchase" on airfare. But if snagging discounted flights is top of mind, this …

Flying

This hike takes you to an (allegedly) haunted mansion: The Cobb Estate in Altadena

Lumber magnate Charles Cobb and his wife, Carrie, built an Altadena mansion in 1918. Over the next decades, the Spanish-themed estate survived brush fires, a public plan to turn the land into a cemetery, and ownership by the Marx Brothers before it was ultimately turned into public parkland. Now …

Take a hike into a ghost town — not far from DTLA

Even people who know Los Angeles well (or think they do, like me) may be surprised to learn there is a well preserved ghost town, the site of Southern California's first commercial oil well, freeway-close in nearby Valencia. But Mentryville is all that and more — including a movie set and a great …

10 Unique Weekend Hiking Trips In Southern California That Are An Absolute Must-Do

Amazing weekend hiking trips full of WOW! Get out and live a little! Go with friends, family, or your hiking group to bask in the glory of …

Hiking

Psychological Secrets to Hack Your Way to Better Life Habits

Habits run our lives. Who you are and what you can accomplish depends largely on routines and behaviors. You are either getting better and becoming …

Motivation

Stop Blaming Managers for the Shortcomings of Workers

For a decade, I taught a variety of business and economics courses to MBA students. Central to classes such as entrepreneurship and innovation, …

Employee Engagement

How to Help Employees Remember What They Learned in Training

You may think your company provides adequate employee training. But is it really enough?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Training employees can be crucial to a company’s success. However, determining and providing the right training can be difficult.<p>Corporate learning …

Joshua Tree's wildflowers are just starting to bloom. Here are tours that will take you there

Things are slowly starting to bloom at lower elevations around Joshua Tree National Park. The namesake trees are beginning to show their creamy white blooms at the park's west entrance and outside the park's southern border.<p>"On Saturday, I saw the beginnings of the wildflower bloom, including …

Most People Have No Idea This Unique Tunnel In Southern California Exists

William "Burro" H. Schmidt started digging this historic tunnel back in 1900 while he was mining for gold in the El Paso Mountains out of a need to …