Shari Sacco

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How to Make Your Own Italian Grandma-Style Pasta Without a Recipe

<i>Welcome to Cooking Without Recipes, in which we teach you how to make a dish we love, but don’t worry too much about the nitty-gritty details of the recipe, in an effort for you to create your own spin. Today…roasted eggplant gemelli!</i><p>It's a Wednesday night and our October issue is closing. Editors, …

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7 Hobbies Science Says Will Make You Smarter

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>For a long time, it was believed that people are born with a given level of intelligence and the best we could do in life was to live up to our potential. Scientists have now proven that we can actually <i>increase</i> our potential and enjoy …

The 10 Lessons I Learned in More Than 10 Years as an Entrepreneur

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There are plenty of articles online these days focused on helping entrepreneurs make it big quickly. This has caused founders to stop focusing on building a sustainable business brick by brick and instead have their sights on becoming a …

How a 29-year-old went from living on welfare to starting a business that earned nearly $1 million in its first year

She and her husband, Seth, and their two young sons were living in California with her in-laws, struggling to make ends meet in a rocky economy.<p>"For four years, we had no steady jobs at all," now 29-year-old Luna tells Business Insider. "We did have a little money we had saved, but we blew through …

How do we encourage altruistic behavior?

Researchers have long wondered what mechanisms and motives underlie altruism and what can be done to increase generous behavior. Looking for new …

Insanely simple iPhone trick lets you instantly free up iCloud storage space

iPhone storage can be a problem for many users, especially handset owners who love taking pictures, recording videos and storing lots of digital …

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To Increase Your Productivity up to 200 Percent, Ask These 3 Questions

Change is automatic, but progress is not. Progress is about making the changes that get you closer to your desired outcomes and by asking these 3 questions daily, your outcomes will become more focused and deliberate.<p>As I continue my personal transformation via Tony Robbins, I'm totally digging his …

What Everyone Needs to Know to Be More Productive

Photo by Andrew Nguyen<p>Does it seem like you don’t have enough hours in the day to get through everything you need to do? With so many competing demands on our time, we can all benefit from learning to ramp up our own personal productivity. HBR recently ran a series called Getting More Work Done. …

Forget Summer: This Is Why You Should Visit Wine Country in Winter

By Kristine Hansen<p>My favorite time of year to visit Napa and Sonoma are the months of January, February, and March. It’s not uncommon to be the only …

The Curse of the Window Seat

It wasn't until I became a permanent migrant to the aisle that I realized that the person in the window seat is really truly the person that holds the entire power, often in ways that aren't fully appreciated.<p>There is much power in the window seat, and with great power comes great …

5 Dumbbell Exercises to Lose Belly Fat

Most people try to burn stomach fat by doing crunches or sit-ups. This is not the way to go. You can burn stomach fat by doing exercises that target …

Peanut Butter Caramel No-Bake Icebox Cake

<b>This no-bake cake starts with a flavor explosion of peanut butter, caramel and chocolate. What could possibly be better? How about a simple recipe</b> …

Sleep Less, Feel Better and Get More Done With These 3 Tips

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>All through January, you hear people talking about wanting to be more productive, healthier and happier. But by March, resolutions fall by the wayside, and old habits return with a vengeance.<p>For 2015, the three most popular New Year’s …

Advice From An Entrepreneur: Secrets Of Success For Female Business Owners

<i>This post originally appeared on LearnVest.</i><p>Starting a business can be exciting, gratifying and absolutely terrifying—all at the same time.<p>Just ask Claudia Chan.<p>After a nine-year stint at the helm of entertainment company Shecky’s, Chan launched S.H.E. Globl Media, an education platform designed to …

The Best Beach In The World Is One You've Never Heard Of

With so many famous beaches on this planet, you'd think it would be easy to guess which one is "the best beach in the world." Is it a Caribbean oasis in St. Barts? A Greek isle? The infamous Copacabana?<p>Nope, <b>the best beach in the world is one you've likely never heard of</b>. Brace yourself for the …

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6 of the Most Unbelievably Cheap Paradises on Earth

Check this list of 12 shockingly affordable paradises you can live in for peanuts... though you'll probably be packed and out the door by number seven.<p>By: John Marshall<p>Everyone at one time or another has wanted to get away from it all and beach/ski/paraglide-bum it in some foreign land. Small …

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6 Productivity Tools for Entrepreneurs on the Go

Here are tools to help you work smarter and be much more productive in your everyday life.<p>When you run a business, you are always on the go. Whether it is going to a meeting with a potential investor, hiring a new employee, or simply running out for some necessary coffee to continue your day, you …

3 Kettlebell Rules for The Best Workout Ever

Meet your new favorite exercise tool.<p><i>This article was written by Michael Easter and repurposed with permission from</i> Men's Health<i>.</i><p>Fifteen years ago, very few people outside Eastern Europe had ever heard of kettlebells. Today, these weights are in almost every gym in America, and "kettlebell …

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Home prices head downwards in many Canadian cities

Canadian home prices have started to trend downwards in several major Canadian cities, including Montreal, Winnipeg, Calgary and Hamilton, Ont.<p>The …

14 Foods You Should NEVER Eat

Put these on your do-not-buy list.<p><i>This article was written by Leah Zerbe and Emily Main and repurposed with permission from</i> Rodale News<i>.</i><p>What's the one food you refuse to eat? Peas? Tofu? Liver and onions? Whatever it is, it's probably because you don't like the way it tastes, not necessarily …

The New Year's Best Hair Trends

The hottest hair trends to try in 2015.<p>The hottest hair trends to try in 2015. Also, check out this updated step-by-step guide to getting perfect waves.

Great Entrepreneurs Move From Developers To Leaders

Almost every entrepreneur starts their journey by developing a solution, based on their knowledge of a new technology or required service. Developer skills are necessary, but not sufficient, to build a business. A real business requires leadership – thought leadership to attract customers and mind …

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21 Things That Young Adults Absolutely Need to Know About Money

I teach a three credit course called <i>Personal Finance</i> at Rutgers University. Unfortunately only a small fraction of students at Rutgers and other …

These 29 Diagrams Are All You Need To Get In Shape

Including quick workouts, smoothie recipes, pre-workout snack ideas, yoga, how to become a runner, and more.

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7 Most Romantic Caribbean Resorts

Whether you stick to the basic package or opt for more extravagant add-ons, leave your worries behind so you can focus on what really matters: each other.<p><i>By Dalia Colon for the Orbitz Travel Blog</i><p>Vacation is meant to be an escape -- from the kids, from errands, from that irritating guy at work who's …

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Easy, Healthy Dinner Recipes for Weight Loss

Don't be afraid to cook outside of the box when you're trying to lose weight. Choose ingredients that you don't normally cook with, and make …

Don't make these 2 big investing mistakes

The biggest losers in the investing world typically do two things wrong: they hoard cash and they trade a lot of stocks.<p>The stock market had a terrific year in 2014, yet nearly a quarter of investors still managed to lose money, according to Openfolio, a website and app that allows investors to …

Five Strategies for Building Transparency In The Workplace

In the frenetic 21st century, when employees job-hop at an alarming pace, customers’ preferences change on a dime, and every week could bring a paradigm shift to the business world at large, what sets successful companies apart is one thing: loyalty. Loyal employees keep operations steady, …