Ryan Woodhouse

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Seriously: There Are Only 10 Foods That All Nutritionists Recommend

There are so many clashing nutrition philosophies in the world, it can make a person's head explode. I learned this firsthand when I sent my …

Nutrition

Use This Checklist to Accomplish Your Life Goals

A couple of weeks ago, I spent a weekend in L.A. with my friend and business mentor, Melyssa Griffin—a fab entrepreneur and creator of the Pursuit …

Happiness

14 tips to touring the world without feeling like just another tourist

Mass tourism has had its critics almost as far back as tourism itself. What Henry James grumbled about more than a century ago—all those hordes in his favorite places—is now so common that there are almost as many “off the beaten track” strategies as there are fatuous guidebooks where you are …

In Just 2 Words, Sheryl Sandberg Said 1 Thing Separates Those Who Achieve From Those Who Only Dream | Inc.com

Want to achieve more? Take a page from Sheryl Sandberg, and start ruthlessly prioritizing.<p>Here's why.<p>Many people get things done. They consistently check items off their to-do lists. They're extremely busy -- but are they accomplishing what matters most? Are they achieving what they truly hope to …

Sheryl Sandberg

7 Mantras for Those Who Have Lost Their Motivation and Hope

Earlier today, I was sitting on a park bench eating a sandwich for lunch when an elderly couple pulled their car up under a nearby oak tree. They …

Old Age

3 Factors That Actually Matter in a Company Culture | Inc.com

When it comes to company culture, there are plenty of elements that hold much greater weight than unlimited PTO, a lax dress code or Taco Tuesdays. No amount of free beer or on-site massages can make up for an environment where employees have to burn the candle at both ends just to stay afloat or a …

The Workplace

Great Sales Presentation--Now, Leave Something Behind That Will Help Close The Deal

B2B sales often demand face-to-face meetings and interactions, but you can only control the conversation for as long as you’re in the room. Once you’re out the door your prospects will talk amongst themselves, and take time to consider your offer. Most often the decision will be made after you …

Marketing

I got stuck on the '6-figure hamster wheel' and lost my multimillion-dollar business — now I always give entrepreneurs the same advice

Our culture evangelizes entrepreneurship as the new "rock star" status, and if you aren't "hustling," you're failing.<p>This mindset propels most entrepreneurs to create a "hustle," not a sustainable business.<p>One will make you insane and eventually kill you. The other will gift you more freedom and …

Live Like You Could Lose Everything, but Know There's Nothing to Lose | Inc.com

For most people, the stakes simply aren't high enough.<p>There's not enough reason to get up early and work, get off Facebook, or get into shape.<p>Put most simply, most people don't have a compelling enough <i>why.</i> If they did, their whole life would be different. Life, apparently, isn't worth giving …

Self-improvement

How radicals are offering realistic solutions to our spiraling political problems

Students will sometimes ask me — often hesitantly, out of fear of offending — if it's true what they've heard, that I'm a liberal.<p>"Don't you ever …

How to vacation in one of the most expensive countries on earth for only $50 a day

Iceland is a trendy destination these days, and for good reason. It's home to the northern lights, striking scenery and an increasingly popular …

Travel

Marriott turns to prefabricated rooms for quicker hotel construction

To speed hotel construction,<p>Marriott Internationalis increasingly using prefabricated rooms that can be stacked like shoe boxes with a crane.<p>The Maryland-based hotel company — the world's largest lodging business — plans to sign deals for 50 hotel construction projects in 2017 that will use …

Hospitality

21 No-Sugar Breakfast Recipes to Avoid an Early Crash

Whether it’s blatant (Lucky Charms, we’re looking at you) or hidden (even in packaged whole-wheat bread!), added sugar tends to be a …

Breakfast

The Weirdest Productivity Trick That Actually Works (and You Should Definitely Try This Year) | Inc.com

I'm a sucker for productivity improvement. One of my favorite things to do is find new ways to be more efficient and effective.<p>But one of my favorite productivity tips might sound a little odd: When things are going really well, when you're totally engaged and really hitting your productivity …

Time Management

The Cheapest Places to Travel for Each Month of the Year

Domestic: Los Angeles<p>You can save 33 percent on hotels in the city of angels this month, when the nightly average rate for four-star properties dips …

Good Call: This App Let's Virtual Teams Stay Connected

This story appears in the May 2016 issue of <i>Entrepreneur</i>. Subscribe »<p>Early last year, Ahmed Khattak launched US Mobile, a provider of no-contract, no-frills cellphone service aimed at college students, seniors and other low-usage customers. And yet, he struggled to find a good phone system for …

8 Things You Should Do Every Day Before 8 A.M. to Be More Productive

When you start your workday, do you feel like Superman or like a zombie?<p>When you start your workday, do you feel like Superman or like a zombie? If you're like most people, you probably feel like a zombie.<p>Most people's mornings are a chaotic mess. Exhausted. Stimulant-driven. Rough.<p>However, …

7 Tiny Habits That Lead to Huge Results | Inc.com

The way I think about personal development and designing the life I want to live is very similar to the way I think about investing.<p>Imagine that every choice you make in life is associated to a "bucket." Brushing your teeth goes in the "personal hygiene bucket." Working on your novel goes in the …

Productivity

15 Crazy Delicious Cauliflower Hacks to Help You Lose Weight

We-can’t-believe-it’s-cauliflower recipes ahead.<p>If we could hand out superlatives to our favorite veggies, cauliflower would win “most creative” by a landslide. With the help of a food processor and some smart seasonings, it’s the ultimate shape-shifter. While we're at it, we'd also give this pale …

Healthy Eating

8 Life-Changing Skills You Can Learn in Less Than 6 Months

Everyone has the ability to learn a life-changing skill not just this year, but in the next 6 months.<p>By life-changing, I mean something that can have …

Language Learning

10 Beautiful European Cities That Fly Below the Radar

Everybody knows the glories of Paris, Rome, London and Barcelona, but there are legions of fabulously cultured and architecturally rich European cities that continue to dodge world attention. These 10 beautiful European cities are often mistakenly overlooked.<p>Belfast, Ireland<p><i>Belfast City Hall and</i> …

Are Today's Parents Getting a Raw Deal?

<b>Summer 1974.</b> I'm 9 years old. By 7:30 a.m., I'm up and out of the house, or if it's Saturday I'm up and doing exactly what my father, Big Jerry, has told me to do. Might be raking, mowing, digging holes or washing cars.<p><b>Summer 2016.</b> I'm tiptoeing out of the house, on my way to work, in an effort not …

Chimborazo: A poor-man's Everest

Print<p>Related<p>Mount Everest is the highest mountain on Earth - everyone knows this. But few people realize its geometric supremacy is true only when …

Mountaineering

I’ve analyzed 500 TED Talks, and this is the one rule you should follow when you give a presentation

In 2012 Cuddy, stepped on a TED stage to deliver a presentation on how body posture influences behavior. In addition to the data, she shared a deeply personal story of how she fought her own battle with "imposter syndrome" early in her career.<p>The story was unplanned and unscripted. Cuddy's …

Self-improvement

Visiting The Most Dangerous City In the World

If you ask around, there probably aren’t a lot of travelers who would jump at the chance to visit Caracas, Venezuela. For one, the destination has …

I’m a financial planner, and here are the 11 best pieces of advice I can give you about money

As a financial planner who specializes in working with Gen X and Gen Y clients, I've come to learn a few basic facts about money.<p>I'll share those with you today in hopes that it provides you some insight to what, from a professional standpoint, you can do to be smarter with your money.

Personal Finance

How to travel in an extravagant $23k airline suite for $108

There are people who hunt for airfare bargains, and then there is Sam Huang. Huang is in another league.<p>Huang runs a site called TopMiles, wherein he documents his wanderlust and provides tips and tricks to navigating the travel landscape. He goes on incredible frugally-minded excursions from time …

4 Tips to Help You Write With Clarity and Substance

Prose that's effortless to read takes great effort to write.<p><i>By Gregory Ciotti, marketing at Help Scout</i><p>Nothing drags down writing more than spreading good ideas over too many words.<p>Making keystrokes matter has only grown in importance as communication and the text that powers it become increasingly …

A nation of Earth's most unearthly places[1]

The United States is a country of otherworldly world wonders.<p>Nearly as many people visit its national parks annually as live in the nation-for good …

10 travelers reveal the incredible stories behind their most jaw-dropping photos

Some of the world's most daring travelers have scaled great heights, survived intense weather, and explored remote destinations, all to capture stunning images.<p>We teamed up with @BeautifulDestinations, which is currently one of the most-followed travel Instagram accounts, to pull together 10 …