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Listen to your mom: How to run a small business

This article is reprinted by permission from NerdWallet.<p>Moms wear many hats: chauffeur, nurse, chef, storyteller, slayer of monsters. Donning the …

Small Business

FOCUS: Brain Foods That Help You Concentrate

<i>Ginseng, Fish, Berries, or Caffeine?</i><p><i>Listen to the buzz about foods and dietary supplements, and you’ll trust they can do everything from sharpen</i> …

Wild birds 'come when called' to help hunt honey

<b>New findings suggest that the famous cooperation between honeyguide birds and human honey hunters in sub-Saharan Africa is a two-way conversation.</b><p>Honeyguides fly ahead of hunters and point out beehives which the hunters raid, leaving wax for the birds to eat.<p>The birds were already known to chirp at …

Sober is the new drunk: why millennials are ditching bar crawls for juice crawls

Is being sober finally trendy? Juice crawls are just one of many booze-free events in the US catering to millennials who are ditching the hooch in favor of clarity<p>On a Saturday afternoon in Manhattan, Rachel Floyd and her boyfriend Paul Isham take a shot of a dark yellow liquid called Mother …

Bernie Sanders

The 25 highest-paying companies in the US in 2016

As you might expect, tech companies dominate this year's Glassdoor list.<p>"Salaries are sky-high at consulting companies due to 'barriers of entry' in this field, which refers to employers wanting top consultants to have personal contacts, reputations, and specialized skills and knowledge,"says …

Before Getting A Loan, Check Out State-Level Funding Opportunities

As a startup entrepreneur it may seem easy, or unavoidable, to go the usual route of regional bank loans or sweet-talking your relatives to fund your business.<p>But there could be a much simpler route right in your own backyard, especially if your business is aligned with a local hotbed of activity. …

The secret is out about some of America's most affordable cities, and prices are rising

But here's a list of U.S. cities that are rapidly becoming less affordable: Cincinnati, Charlotte, Pittsburgh, Omaha.<p>In other words, the secret is out. The good news is, many of these places are still affordable — for now. The bad news is that time might be running out.<p>Data crunchers at RealtyTrac …

Housing

Hot on the Lot: Leasing a Used Car

As inventories of preowned vehicles rise, dealers look to buyers who don’t qualify<p>Aspiring Lexus owners may have a hard time refusing Brendan Harrington’s latest offer: Get a lightly used version of one of the hottest luxury SUVs in America for as little as $370 a month.<p>The terms—offered by Mr. …

Los Angeles

7 Things You Need To Learn About Autism

<b>Autism is not a mental illness or disease</b><p>It’s been included in the diagnostic manual that some clinicians use: The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders. So if you think it’s a mental illness, that’s understandable. But it’s not. It’s a developmental condition, one that is rooted in …

Autism

How Opposite-Sex Friendships Can Ruin Your Marriage

This post was a difficult one to write. It is something I have learned the hard way. However, I am thankful that I learned it before marriage, not …

8 Amazing Things That Happen to Your Body When You Quit Eating Processed Food

Sorry, snack aisle, we’re breaking up with you.<p><b>RELATED:</b> What Happens to Your Body When You Have a Headache<p><b>RELATED:</b> Is It Bad for Your Health to Hold in a Fart?<p><b>RELATED:</b> This Workout Will Boost Your Energy Like a Boss<p><b>RELATED:</b> 19 Ways to Finally, Really Keep the Weight Off for Good

Processed Food

10 Signs You and Your Partner Are a Great Match

No couple is perfect, but you two are pretty close.<p>You’re pretty sure you’ve finally found that right person for you. You know, the one who listens intently while you vent about your grueling day at work and is there to hold you tightly on the couch with your Netflix queue already lined up. But how …

Text Messaging

6 Foods to Eat When You're Working Toward a Six-Pack

Abs are made in the kitchen.

Nutrition

The Ectomorph Workout Program: Building Muscle for the 'Skinny Guy'

When it's game time, are you usually the last one picked? Are you often referred to as the "skinny guy?" Can you eat massive amounts of food and …

From sunsets to waterfalls to starry skies, the 9 most relaxing videos on YouTube

There’s more to YouTube than just vlogs, pranks, and pop song covers done on guitar. YouTube might be the source of your entertainment, but when you …

Time-lapse Photography

Kids Need to Waste Time

.In this interesting and fact-packed Quartz article, “WhyAre Our Kids So Miserable?“, reporter Jenny Anderson looks at a bunch of factors working …

Vitamins and Nutrients for Healthy Hair

Shutterstock<p>Probiotics<p><b>Benefit</b><b>:</b> Stronger hair, less breakage<p>Hair health, and your health in general, is tied to digestion. So upping your probiotics …

5 weird signs you're vitamin deficient

When your body is trying to tell you something— for example, that you're skimping on critical vitamins— it may go to some strange lengths. "With today's diet of processed foods, it's easy to become vitamin deficient, either by not eating enough of the right foods or not absorbing them properly due …

How to Meditate for More Orgasms

From ohm to OMFG.<p>There are about a zillion reasons why mind-blowing orgasms can feel out of reach: You don’t have enough time for foreplay, your partner’s not hitting the right spot, the dog won’t stop jumping up on the bed.<p>But for a lot of women, the biggest struggle is keeping their head in the …

Meditation

The hidden psychology of failure

If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again. Words of wisdom heralded throughout our upbringing, to be sure. But is there any scientific proof that successive failure is positive and propels innovation forwards?<p>Tom Pohlmann, head of strategy and value at Mu Sigma, a decision science and data …

Open Source Software

6 Radical Parenting Ideas to Consider for Your Kids

These parenting strategies may seem counterintuitive, but keeping kids safe is not about sheltering them. Kids need risk and conflict—in kid-sized …

If you're tired and sleepy all the time, this is what you must eat

OPEN TO OPINION<p><b>English</b> | Bangla<p>Instead of downing endless cups of coffee (more about that later), get to the root of the problem.<p>LIFE<p>| Hello, Health …

Wellness

8 Examples Of Churches That Have Been Converted Into Contemporary Homes

We’ve been seeing more and more churches that are being transformed into family homes. Here are 8 examples of church to home conversions.<p>1. This …

7 YouTube Channels Every Entrepreneur Should Subscribe To

One of the realities of being an entrepreneur is that you’re constantly learning. In fact, that’s probably true for most of us these …

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Why Reuniting With Your Ex Works, According to Science

What is it about lost love that's so romantic? In our interview with singer Mereki Beach, she put it so well:<p>That's something I feel like they don't tell you: Once you love someone, you will love them forever. It doesn't go away. I think that even when you're 40 and married to someone else with …