Renee Carnel

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Ashlee Simpson’s New Reality

Did you miss Ashlee Simpson?<p>The occasionally brunette younger sister of the always-blonde Jessica Simpson has led a quiet, private life in Los Angeles for the last decade. So if you forgot about her stints in MTV reality television (“Newlyweds,” “The Ashlee Simpson Show”), or the three pop-rock …

Diana Ross

Mobile-gaming titans keep ripping off indies

The word "casual" has long been flung out as an insult on video-game forums and social media. It's deployed to belittle the interests of people who enjoy more relaxing experiences than gritty shooters, strategy-rich online games or time-sucking RPGs. Unsurprisingly, it's most often hurled at anyone …

App Store

The myth of the job-hopping, rootless millennial is just that — a myth

Hype about the “gig economy” aside, Americans are becoming more attached to their jobs and communities, not less.<p>American society is becoming more and more rooted, permanent, and stable. This conclusion is the opposite of the take on social change you will hear in most public commentary. And the …

How 20-Year-Old Kylie Jenner Built A $900 Million Fortune In Less Than 3 Years

K<p>ylie Jenner sits at a dark-wood dining table at her mother’s home in Calabasas, California, flicking through display options for a forthcoming pop-up shop. The youngest member of the Kardashian-Jenner industrial complex needs to decide how to showcase products by her Kylie Cosmetics makeup …

Kylie Cosmetics

Interview Tips You Can Use to Land Your Dream Job

Are you ready to crush your next interview?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Acing an interview is both art and science. In order to give effective answers, you need to anticipate the information that interviewers want and figure out how to state it in a detailed, …

Employment

A Simple Décor Trick All French Women Use—Do You Know It?

Having grown up in a French-Canadian family before my mom remarried a Parisian, and I subsequently moved to New York, I grew up somewhere in between …

Try Doing This One Small Thing Before A Party If Social Situations Make You Anxious

Picture this: You're at a party, and even though you know you should be having a good time, you're incredibly nervous and overwhelmed by the sea of …

Mindfulness

14 Foods You Can Eat As Much of As You Want

<i>This story originally appeared on ThisIsInsider.com.</i><p>While there's no such thing as a zero-calorie food, there are foods you can enjoy freely without …

This Communication Tactic Could Be The Key To Saving Your Marriage. Here's What You Need To Know

The relationship-boosting properties of mindfulness and meditation are hard to argue with, and here's why: One of the side effects of having a …

You May Not Be Able to Control Your Negative Thoughts, But You Can Control What Actions You Take

See how mindfulness saved one woman's life and created a super successful business in the process.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Sarah Anne Stewart’s story of resilience and spirit is incredibly inspiring. Growing up in a healthy, holistic environment, she learned how …

Mindfulness

When you write your will, don’t mess this up

Two chores that most people gladly put off: The first is writing a will—and the second is updating it to reflect changed circumstances. Either way, …

This Is the No. 1 Factor That Determines How Long You'll Live (It's Truly Grim)

A researcher sheds light on the difference your zip code makes.<p>Just six miles and seven subway stops separate a gaping disparity in life expectancy in Chicago.<p>If you live in the Loop, an affluent neighborhood Chicago's city center, the average life expectancy is 85. That's on par with Japan, one of …

This Woman Used Grocery Store Rewards to Score a Free Exotic Vacation. Here's How She Did It

Plus her tips on how to shop your way to an exotic holiday.<p>This week’s column comes to you from the white sand beaches of the South Ari atoll in the …

4 Exercises That Minimize Bladder Leaks

Bladder leakage: It’s officially not the coolest of things to deal with, but it’s a reality nonetheless. And this reality is much more common than …

How to Use This Highly Effective Apple Marketing Technique for Your Business

It's one that doesn't require a big budget.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Did you know that Apple made more in profit in three months than Amazon has in its lifetime?<p>Yes -- it's kind of astounding to see how incredible Apple is, and furthermore, it's impressive to …

Marketing

12 Ways Your Sales Process Is Alienating People

Getting meetings and closing deals is already hard. You might be making it a lot harder without realizing it.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Like it or not, business demands schedules and organization. This is especially challenging for sales reps who have to make their …

Selling

Women's Suicide Rates Are Increasing Faster Than Men's. We Asked Experts Why

No one knows exactly what's driving this alarming trend.<p>Suicide rates are rising across the country, up 30% since 1999. But a new report from the …

Fewer teens having sex, doing drugs but more are depressed

Fewer high school students are having sex than ever before, federal health officials reported Thursday. And they’re also less likely than some earlier generations to abuse drugs, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s annual survey on teen behavior finds.<p>But kids report that bullying at …

High School

7 Characteristics of Remarkably Awesome Job Candidates (Make Sure Your Next Hire Has What It Takes)

Hiring great people can make your business great too. So why not hire great people?<p>When you have a job vacancy to fill and you start the recruiting process, you'll naturally want to hire people who have the skills and experience required to start working right away and without a lot of extra …

How to design a lucky life for yourself

In 1993, Joan Ginther won a $5.4 million Texas Lotto jackpot. And this was just the start.<p>More than a decade later, Ginther walked home with another …

Depression and suicide risk are side effects of more than 200 common drugs

More than a third of American adults use medications that list depression as a risk, and a quarter use drugs that increase the risk of suicide.<p>The recent suicides of celebrities Anthony Bourdain and Kate Spade have prompted many of us to look more closely at what may drive people to depression or …

How To Stop Your Mind From Racing At Night

Some nights, you get into bed and your mind starts going over every single thing you've done, ever, since you've been alive. Or, it goes through …

5 Anti-Inflammatory Drinks You Should Try To Blast Belly Fat

It’s really easy to get dehydrated. You might think you’re drinking enough water over the course of a day but maybe you’re not. Being dehydrated can …

Want to Be a Better Boss? Read Any of The 8 Books The Smartest Leaders Have Already Read

This remarkable publishing company aims to change the world by putting out profoundly positive leadership bestsellers.<p>In the process of writing a manuscript for my first book publication, my literary agent and I are choosing publishers wisely. One promising publisher on my radar screen is …

This Is What Happens to Your Body When You Stop Eating Carbs After 2:30 P.M.

Peppered in with juice cleanses and the keto diet is an entire school of dietary thought dedicated to the idea that it's not what you eat, but <i>when</i> …

How Worried Do You Need to Be About Those Cancer Warnings for Your Coffee?

<b>Update:</b> On Friday, the Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) proposed a regulation that would exempt coffee from requiring a …

The Best (and Worst) Foods for Your Gut

"I pooped three times today and feel great!" maybe isn't something you shout from the mountaintops, but gut health is popping up more and more often …

Nutrition

62 Canning Recipes Like Grandma Used to Make

These vintage canning recipes bring back happy memories of our grandmothers. One taste of these preserves or pickles and you’ll be sitting right back …

36 Old-Fashioned Casseroles You’ll Love for Sunday Dinner

Take it easy this Sunday and bake up one of these timeless casserole classics. Get ready for cheesy, creamy, all-in-one deliciousness that couldn’t …

Vitamins and antioxidants: some supplements linked to increased risk of death

Not only are vitamin and mineral supplements a waste of money, they can in some instances actually harm the body, an international study has concluded.<p>Researchers at the University of Toronto conducted a meta-analysis of all published randomised controlled trials that looked at the effects of …

University of Toronto