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International Women's Day: What you need to know

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> International Women's Day is set to take place on Wednesday, March 8, an annual marker that aims to bring attention to women's accomplishments and obstacles.<p>But this year, the day comes amid an already contentious political environment, where protesters have turned out in force …

Women's March on Washington

6 Meditation Hacks For People Who Can't Meditate

So where do you start if you have no idea how to meditate, or have tried but feel like you just can't do it?<p>Bio-hacking is all the rage. Just like a lot of you, I've been adding grass-fed butter to my coffee and taking supplements to make my mind more focused, increase energy, and boost work …

Meditation

The cure for type 2 diabetes is known, but few are aware

I recently posted to Facebook about a cure for diabetes and suggested someone try it. Just six days later, I received the following message from a …

51 Of The Most Powerful Pieces Of Advice From Books

"And now that you don't have to be perfect, you can be good." —John Steinbeck<p>2. "Life appears to me too short to be spent in nursing animosity or registering wrongs."<p>—<i>Jane Eyre</i>, Charlotte Brontë"<p>Suggested by khlaw1993<p>3. "Never forget what you are, for surely the world will not. Make it your …

Books

13 facts about flirting that single — and married — people should know

Luckily, social science has figured out what makes flirting work — or not.<p>Below, we've rounded up some of the most intriguing findings on the art of flirtation, so you can saunter over to the object of your affection with confidence.<p><i>This is an update of an article originally posted by Drake Baer.</i>

Flirting

Stop worrying about GMOs; it's that organic granola bar that could make you sick

Karma can be so cruel. Just think how many times anti-GMO activists have protested against the imaginary risks of food that has been genetically modified. Now a favorite snack of those same protesters, the sacred granola bar, has been found to pose an actual health risk.<p>Anti-genetic engineering …

Agriculture

Learn a key negotiating skill from FBI negotiator Chris Voss

<b>Chris Voss:</b> You know, successful negotiation is not about getting to yes, it's about mastering no and understanding what the path to an agreement is. …

5 Powerful Morning Practices Guaranteed to Transform Your Life

We are living in one of the most prosperous and advanced times in human history. There are more opportunities and resources available to us then ever …

16 Worst Decisions You'll Ever Make in Your Life

It's often said that life is the decisions we make. Some change our lives for good, some for worse and some are catastrophic.<p>We all make decisions every single day--some good, others bad. But there are some that are all but guaranteed to mess up your life and derail you from the things you …

Learn This Skill if You Want to Become a Great Leader

Of all the qualities that make a great leader, this one is the most overlooked.<p>There's a skill that's never on the list of qualities that make a great leader.<p>But without this skill, leaders can't light a fire in their team's hearts, inspire them into action, and win their wholehearted …

6 documentaries on Netflix that will make you smarter

The reason these are the best of Netflix's many "brainy" entries is they all share a multifaceted approach — looking at the economics, social, and cultural angles of each problem while also keeping us tied to a single, compelling narrative.<p>Six incredible, stimulating documentaries, all streaming on …

Documentaries

6 science-backed ways to make great habits stick

We all want to get to the gym, be more productive, be kinder to our loved ones… and then we don't do it. Why?<p>Well, building solid personal habits can …

Self Control

The 6 Best Ways to Use Your Slow Cooker in the Summertime

While you might associate the slow cooker with colder months (the stews! The chilis! The meats!), it shouldn't collect dust the second it gets hot …

Remember Everything with Evernote: 30+ of the Best Tips and Tricks

You just had a brilliant idea, discovered a great article, or have been put in charge of your team's meeting notes. You need a place to save it all. …

Top 10 WordPress Themes for Entrepreneurs

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>WordPress has changed the way we build websites. What started as a simple blogging tool in 2003 has turned into a leading CMS powering 26.4 percent of all websites in the world. This can be partly attributed to the five-minute install …

Tony Robbins is a self-help rock star in the revealing trailer for this Netflix movie

For the first time, Robbins allows cameras into his annual super-seminar, "Date with Destiny." It's six days long, with 2,500 participants who are hungry for Robbins' wisdom and attention.<p>"'Date with Destiny' is my favorite event, because it covers the controlling force that controls everything," …

17 Marketing Influencers Share Their Favorite (Little Known) Apps

Millions of Twitter followers, hundreds of thousands of Facebook fans. What’s the one thing that every single marketing influencer has in common?<p>If …

Marketing

How to Put More Emotion in Storytelling

Advertising in the "Mad Men" era was glamorous, powerful and creative. Ideas from psychology and sociology merged with cutting-edge cultural trends …

9 steps to saving a $10,000 emergency fund

Building up your savings isn't easy. After all, a whopping 62 percent of Americans have under $1,000 in savings, found a GOBankingRates survey. And, only 14 percent have $10,000 or more.<p>But having a significant amount of money saved is extremely important, especially if an emergency hits. To make …

Personal Finance

Meditation By Activation Of Chakras.

Meditation By Activation Of Chakras .<p>Dharana , Dhyana and Samadhi are three easy steps amongst others for uniting with Him . Dharana and Dhyana are …

5-minute morning routines that can make your whole day better

If you feel a twinge of jealousy each time you read about another successful person who wakes up at 4 a.m. to meditate, jog, read a novel, and eat …

3 Things Besides Money You Need to Start a Successful Business

Knowledge and expertise, embodied in a strategic plan, properly executed, can make all the difference for your startup.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Over the past four years I’ve met hundreds of entrepreneurs and worked closely with a number of them. I’ve helped in …

So You Want to Meditate? Here's the Simple Way to Start

When it comes to meditation, we all start out as rookies. There are so many different ways to get started and it can certainly be confusing with all …

25 Small Life Changes That Create Lasting Success

The guaranteed way to increase your luck is to increase the number of times you bet.<p><i>What are some of the best life tips? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Dean Yeong on Quora:</b><p><b>Start before</b> …

9 Signs You're Successful--Even If It Doesn't Feel Like It

If you're ambitious, you're bound to feel like a failure from time to time. Lofty goals lead to inevitable moments when you aren't yet living up to your expectations.<p>We live in a world that reinforces this feeling. Though most people won't admit it--other than the guy with the <i>'He who dies with the</i> …

The Biggest Decor Trends The Year You Were Born

Some ideas were surprisingly ahead of their time, while others haven't exactly aged well.<p>Interior tastes evolve a bit slower than hairstyles or fashion, but you'd be surprised at how much can change from year to year. The frills of the '40s, the eclectic '70s, the pastel explosion of the '80s — …