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The scientifically proven explanation for why better gun control really will stop school violence

On the 19-year anniversary of the Columbine school shooting, the US honors the National Day of Action to Prevent Gun Violence in Schools today (April 20). Debating the best way to control gun violence in the US often seems like a daunting exercise. But social science research points to a simple …

30 Cleaning Products That'll Give You Immediate Results

Responsibilities are hard: these stain removers, carpet cleaners, and powerful sponges make cleaning go by FAST.<p><b>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate</b> …

Shopping

An insider explains how rural Christian white America has a dark and terrifying underbelly

As the election of Donald Trump is being sorted out, a common theme keeps cropping up from all sides: “Democrats failed to understand white, …

Great Depression

Changing these 4 beliefs will make you surprisingly happy

Traffic upsets you. People upset you. Your job upsets you… Wrong, wrong and wrong.<p>Actually, none of those things upset you. Your beliefs about them …

4 Actor-Approved Strategies That Can Naturally Make You More Confident

Don’t you secretly wish you were a movie star?<p>From the time I was a tutu-wearing tot, I knew my calling: I was an actress.<p>So it came as no surprise …

This 20-Minute Routine is the Laziest (but Most Effective) Workout Ever | Inc.com

Maybe you don't have time to exercise. Or, maybe instead of logging some miles on the treadmill, you tend to use your spare minutes shopping online or wasting time on Facebook. Whatever your excuse, you know that exercise will make you a better person. For one thing, when you're fit, you're more …

Exercise

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50 startups that will boom in 2018, according to VCs

Who better to ask than the startup experts, the VCs that watch the industry, guide the startups, hear their pitches, and invest in them?<p>We reached out to a number of top VCs and asked them which startups will boom in 2018. We invited participation from investors from a variety of backgrounds and …

Want To Have The Best Tomatoes? Put These Things In The Holes Before Planting Them

When dealing with gardening and planting all of those fruits and veggies, the greatest satisfaction of every gardener is to see the final outcome or …

BoxLock is a new system of protecting your packages from theft at home

As Americans decide to do more of their shopping online each year, there has been a rise in package thefts. It can happen to just about anyone and there is not much you can do to prevent it. A new Kickstarter funded smart lock called BoxLock can offer 24/7 protection from parcel theft and is the …

Identity Theft

10 Sales Experts Share Their Best Business Proposal Tips | Inc.com

When sales professionals are tasked with putting together a proposal, many want to run the other way. But with the right knowledge, preparation and skills, proposals should be nothing to fear.<p>Writing a proposal and taking the time to ensure it's done right is key to landing more deals and earning …

Business Development

Which Side Hustle Should You Try? (Infographic)

For a little extra spending money, find the right side hustle for you.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>For many of us, ditching your nine-to-five so you can pursue your entrepreneurial dreams is not an option. But that doesn’t mean you should forget about those pursuits …

3 Secrets to Having a Better Morning

A morning ritual sure sounds nice (if it didn’t, you wouldn’t be reading this) but what’s the point of one? What’s it even supposed to accomplish?<p>No, …

Hone your interview skills to stand out from the crowd

Gone are the days when a college diploma was enough to make you stand out in a crowd and guarantee a job. The National Center for Education …

9 Psychology Backed Strategies to Dramatically Increase Online Sales and Revenue | Inc.com

Sales: every company needs them. And every company needs more of them. But how can you reliably increase your sales?<p>Here's a guest post from Ryan Robinson, an entrepreneur and content marketing consultant to top startups and business executives.<p>Here's Ryan:<p>Having the right sales strategy will make …

Business Strategy

Quora just launched a self-serve ad platform

While Quora has been around for almost seven years, it’s been a little slow when it comes to monetization through advertising.<p>The question-and-answer site first launched ads last year in April 2016, but since then it’s only existed in closed beta to pre-approved advertising partners like Mulesoft …

Gary Vaynerchuk Believes Your Sales and Marketing Teams Are Doing These Things Wrong | Inc.com

If entrepreneur and CEO Gary Vaynerchuk had his way, the business-to-business (B2B) tech space would follow his lead and do away with sales and marketing departments altogether.<p>That's obviously not likely to happen, but most companies in this space could stand to give their sales and marketing …

Marketing

Turns Out the World's Best Sales Development Rep Is A Robot | Inc.com

For all the talk about artificial intelligence (AI) and chat bots, it's refreshing to speak with a company that has tangible results that nearly any business can put to work for their own company. Earlier this month, I had the opportunity to sit down with Alex Terry, CEO of Conversica, who wants to …

Artificial Intelligence

4 Ways Christians Can Stand Out at Work

In <i>Every Good Endeavor</i>, Tim Keller says Christians should be different than nonbelievers at work. This is often easier said than done, of course. But …

This Map Shows Which Cities Will Replace Human Workers With Robots | Inc.com

New research predicts that almost every major American metropolitan area will lose the majority of its jobs to automation in the next 20 years.<p>In low-wage large metropolitan areas including Las Vegas, Nevada; El Paso, Texas; San Bernardino County, in Southern California; robots are poised to take …

The Future

How everyday gadgets looked when they were first invented

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