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10 Brilliant Business Books You Can Read To Find Your Shortcut To Success

Making money can often seem more difficult than ever before. Many people rely on pawn shops and Craigslist ads to get a little extra money when …

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43 free career-advancing courses you can take (and actually finish) this summer

Yes, summer is the perfect time to relax and recharge. But, it's also the perfect time to pick up a few new skills. Put that relaxed brain (and work …

OpenCourseware

Tips on photographing fireworks on the Fourth of July

Since most fireworks photos are now taken with a smartphone, I decided to add some tips specifically for that style of camera. The cellphone camera is just so convenient to use. Who wants to carry around a heavy tripod and DSLR and stake out a location for hours on the Fourth of July?<p>This year, I’m …

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TimeBoxing: What Is It And How To Use It

• Orginally Posted June 29, 2015<br>• Katy Whitton<br>• 6 Comments<br>• Productivity<p>In time management, timeboxing allocates a fixed time period, called a <b>time box</b>, to …

12 Incredible American Mansions That Are Open to the Public

What used to be homes for the rich are now playgrounds for history lovers and architecture buffs.<p>What used to be homes for the rich are now playgrounds for history lovers and architecture buffs.

10 Things Husbands Wish Their Wives Knew

If there’s one thing that pretty much everyone knows about marriage it’s that communication is key! It’s really hard to improve your relationship if …

11 Places Where You Need to Have Sex at Some Point in Your Life

Don't knock 'em til you try 'em<p>You know that reccurring sex dream you have about getting it on under the stars with your partner (or, you know, Ryan Gosling)? Well we think you should totally make that a reality—the outdoors part that is. And we’re not the only ones. Expanding your sexual …

The best money saving travel apps

<i>Chris Guillebeau is a writer, world traveler, entrepreneur, and lifelong learner. To learn more travel hacking tips and tricks,</i> <i>watch Chris’ workshop on creativeLIVE</i><i>. Follow him on Twitter @ChrisGuillebeau.</i><p>You don’t make it to every country in the world without learning a thing or two about how to …

Apps

What Your Gas Is Trying to Tell You About Your Health

If your farts could talk...<p>We hate to break it to you, but gas is just a fact of life—sure, it can be uncomfortable and embarrassing, but it happens to the best of us. But if you’re dealing with more frequent gas than usual, your body might be trying to send you some hints about how it’s …

Holistic Medicine

How to Love Yourself When You're Feeling 'Bleh'

We show our perfect faces for the world, yet behind the scenes we struggle with similar things. When we're vulnerable with those things, we risk connecting with others and realize that we all deal with similar emotions.<p>Lately, I've had this sinking bleh feeling. I'm blessed with many good things in …

16 Things You Should Do at the Start of Every Work Day

The first few hours of the work day can have a significant effect on your level of productivity over the following eight—so it’s important you have a morning routine that sets you up for success. With the help of career and workplace experts Lynn Taylor, David Shindler, Michael Kerr, Anita …

Zosia Mamet on Why Women Stay Too Long in Relationships

<b>Glamour columnist Zosia Mamet has been down that road. So no judgment here—just insight on how to (finally) move on.</b><p>Recently, while cleaning out a closet, I found a letter from an ex-boyfriend. He had written to me after I'd broken up with him, the first of many breakups between us. I reread the …

10 Things to Do Before You Go to Bed

Everyone is obsessed with how successful people start their day.<br>And if you’ve decided to do something about the quality of your life, you’ll start …

12 Easy Ways to Organize Your Beauty Products

You think <i>you've</i> got beauty-product clutter? Try being a beauty writer who receives tons of samples on the regular. Rough life, right? Still, it makes for the ultimate...

The Top 25 Hotels In The World, According To Travelers

The top 25 winning hotels offer exceptional service and amenities while also providing unforgettable experiences to travelers.<p>The hotel that TripAdvisor users picked as the 'best in the world' is a luxury bungalow retreat in the Maldives that implements a strict "no news, no shoes" policy to help …

7 Ways to Make Your Pores Look Smaller

A.K.A., the answer to your skin-care prayers<p>Women would do just about anything to reduce the appearance of their pores. In fact, in a recent Harris Poll sponsored by L’Oreal, 23 percent of women said they would give up their favorite cocktails for a whole year just to have smaller pores. …

Skin Care

4 Exercises to Lift Your Boobs

Get ready to bust a move—and boost your bust.<p>Nothing short of surgery or gaining body fat can actually increase the size of your breasts. As for making them <i>look</i> bigger, well, that's why the chunk of change we spend on bras each year is larger than the GDP of Iceland.<p>Push-ups and padding aren't your …

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Room temp or refrigerate? 14 foods to always store in the fridge

This helpful guide will let you quickly determine how to store some of your most used foods to optimize freshness.<p>To store in the fridge or not? That is the question most of us ask about several common kitchen items and leftovers.<p>Don't feel foolish if you frequently wind up stumped — so do the rest …

3 Smart Ways to Maximize Your Roth IRA

Investing in a Roth IRA can be one of the most effective ways to save for retirement. Here's how to get the most value out of yours.<p><i>This article was</i> …

15 ways to fall in love with yourself

“Don’t forget to fall in love with yourself first.” Carrie Bradshaw said it, and if the words came from her, then they must be true.<p>Still, at first …

Love

11 Essential Farting Facts

The more you know…<p>Go ahead: Laugh it up, crack a dirty joke, or call us immature. But we're taking your farts seriously. Because really, everyone does it (and don't you <i>dare</i> deny it). It's a natural bodily function that occurs when your digestive system breaks down food through your gastrointestinal …

15 Subtle Ways Guys Say 'I Love You'

#Awwwwwww!<p><i>By Samantha Escobar for YourTango</i><p>Has your guy been fairly silent in the four-letter-word department, and you're trying to figure out how he feels? Hey, sometimes, it's hard for people. Not everyone is comfortable vocalizing their feelings—whether it's a fear of rejection or they're just …

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