Rick Lambrecht

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A Fidgeter's Guide to Meditation and Mindfulness

Given that the whole world seems obsessed right now with meditation and mindfulness, my inability to quiet my thoughts, focus, and breathe has me stressed out. So much so that, a few weeks ago, when I caught my most cynical friend sitting in the lotus position in my living room, eyes closed, tuned …


The Best Meditation Apps

If you’d like to learn to meditate, or keep up with a practice, a meditation app on your phone can help. After talking to meditation experts from the …


What Kate Spade Stood For

There is a lot of talk these days about the lack of women at the top of fashion brands — the statistics are terrible, the gender imbalance striking. It is one of the reasons Kate Spade, the designer who was found dead in her home on Tuesday morning, was so important to so many of us.<p>She represented …

Kate Spade

The Psychological Price of Entrepreneurship | Inc.com

<i>Editor's Note: This article won an award in the Magazine Personal Service category in the 2014 Annual Awards Contest of the Deadline Club, the New York City chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists.</i><p>By all counts and measures, Bradley Smith is an unequivocal business success. He's CEO of …


Here's Exactly Where Your Paycheck Should Be Spent, According to a Financial Advisor

It's time to talk about payday, the highly anticipated, holy grail deposit that every human has looked forward to since the day they entered the workforce (or since *NSYNC covered the song "Just Got Paid" in 2000, just saying). But a paycheck is not to be blown on an expensive pair of shoes or …

Personal Finance

9 signs you’re dealing with an emotional manipulator

We all know what it feels like to be emotionally manipulated. It can be extremely effective, which is why some unscrupulous individuals do it so much.<p>…

Emotional Intelligence

Facebook News Feed Armageddon Survival Guide: 6 Loopholes to Stay Alive

<b>Facebook Newsfeed Armageddon Survival Guide:</b><p>The infographic below explain how Facebook newsfeed works and 6 tips to cope with it.<p>Facebook …


Social Security's AIME: What Is It?

Understanding Social Security's average indexed monthly earnings calculation is important if you want to know how much money you can receive in …


This Expert Says Suicide Is About Despair, Not Just Mental Health

Clinical psychologist Joel Dvoskin breaks down some misconceptions around suicide.<p>The recent deaths of Anthony Bourdain and Kate Spade reflect the …

Mental Health

4 harsh truths that will make you a better person

Why is it that whenever someone says, “face the facts” you know you’re about to hear something you don’t want to hear? Probably because of a second …


Why Freelancing Could Herald the Beginning of Entrepreneurship

You could get to observe business from close quarters<p>Senior Correspondent<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>If you are looking at turning entrepreneur soon, then it should do no harm to set …


Doctors hail world first as woman’s advanced breast cancer is eradicated

Immune cells from the woman’s own body used to wipe out tumours<p>A woman with advanced breast cancer which had spread around her body has been completely cleared of the disease by a groundbreaking therapy that harnessed the power of her immune system to fight the tumours.<p>It is the first time that a …


NASA to reveal new findings from its Mars rover Curiosity

<i>Editor's Note: NASA announced that the Curiosity rover uncovered tantalizing new evidence of organic molecules on the red planet. Read the full story about Curiosity's new findings.</i><p>NASA has called a press conference to discuss new findings made by its Mars rover Curiosity, which has been exploring …


Lightning on Jupiter: NASA finally discovers why it's there, and how bolts are similar to Earth's

NASA's space probe Juno might have just cracked the code on Jupiter's mysterious lightning.<p>In the data from Juno’s first eight passes by the planet, the spacecraft’s Microwave Radiometer Instrument (MWR) detected 377 Jovian lightning discharges. Scientists saw that lightning on Jupiter can be as …


New Horizons Spacecraft Wakes Up to Prepare for Historic Flyby of Distant Object

NASA's New Horizons spacecraft has woken up from hibernation to prepare for a historic New Year's Day flyby at the edge of our solar system.<p>The New …

Solar System

What to Do When a Loved One Is Severely Depressed

Reports of Kate Spade’s suicide and struggle with depression instantly transformed her from symbol of polished prep to a blunt reminder that suffering affects all types. Three days later we woke to the news that another beloved figure, Anthony Bourdain, had taken his life.<p>These two tragedies have …

Mental Health

How to Start an IT Consulting Career

A multitalented IT professional with over a decade of experience seeks consulting satisfaction in IT. How best to proceed?

Project Management

5 Free IT Training Courses Available On edX

Massive Open Online Courses – or MOOCs for short – are a great source of free, high-quality training. Check out these five IT courses from edX.


16 Clear Signs You’re About to Be Hacked

These are the most common cybersecurity missteps that will make you vulnerable to an attack.<p>“Don’t respond with personal information (social security …

Information Systems

Best Free Project Management Training Materials for IT Pros

Project management skills are in high demand in nearly every IT specialty. Here's where to find the training you need, for free.

Project Management

Measuring the Effectiveness of Digital Content Marketing: Insights from the 2018 Intelligent Content Conference (ICC)

Authored by Prema Srinivasan<p>If you work in marketing, it’s likely that you’ve heard the saying content is king and distribution is queen. Despite the …


Building Blocks of Life Found on Mars

Two landmark discoveries reveal organic carbon on the red planet, shaping the future hunt for life on Mars.<p>Day to day, it’s easy to lose sight of an astonishing fact: Since 2012, humankind has been driving a nuclear-powered sciencemobile the size of an SUV on another planet.<p>This engineering marvel, …


Stop putting your dreams on sale: How to eliminate procrastination

You know you want a better job, relationship with loved ones, home, group of friends — the list goes on. Yet you are wise enough to realize that …


How to make the right decision: Ask this question

<i>Stuck making a decision?</i><p>You are not alone. Making decisions makes most people afraid. Even leaders fear the consequences of making the wrong call. …


Headspace aims to be first FDA-approved prescription meditation app

Headspace is a popular meditation app that aims to bring mindfulness to the masses, providing guided meditations to its nearly 30 million users. On …


A Buddhist (re)Appropriation of Mindfulness Meditation

June 6, 2018 by Justin Whitaker<p>That is a mouthful. Let me unpack it a bit.<p>When I first became interested in Buddhism around 20 years ago, …


The (super enjoyable) Japanese secret to becoming a morning person

In an ideal world, your morning routine would <i>always</i> set you up for a kickass day ahead. But if you’ve got a packed to-do list, it’s all too easy for …


How an 18-Year-Old Uncovered Tim Ferriss's Secret Cold Email Template to Reach CEOs and VIPs

Never email someone and ask to 'jump on the phone,' 'get coffee' or 'pick your brain.'<p>7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>My journey began when I was an 18-year-old college freshman. The day before my final exams, I hacked The Price Is Right, won a sailboat, sold</i> …


What do non-married couples need to know about getting Medicare?

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> Journalist Philip Moeller is here to provide the answers you need on aging and retirement. His weekly column, “Ask Phil,” aims to help …


This is how to overcome anger: 5 powerful secrets from mindfulness

There’s a voice shouting. Takes a second before you realize it’s yours. You feel energized. Righteous. Driving every point home. It’s like the climax …