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5 things you must eat when in Shanghai

The Chinese mainland's most cosmopolitan city is a foodie paradise, whether you're looking for get-your-hands-dirty street treats or dinner prepared by a three-Michelin-star chef.<p>Shanghai is also the best city to experience the nuances of regional Chinese cuisine by sampling everything from the …

20 Brutally Honest Things Women Turning 40 Want All Women In Their 30s To Know

I will be 40 in less than a year. I would be lying if I said that turning the big 40 didn’t bother me. It seems that 40 is a number where I believe I …

Divorce

6 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Work Too Hard For Your Job

Many people have the preconception that Millennials are lazy. They think that the concept of “work” for Millennials is different: Millennials don’t …

Time Management

12 Ways to Make Yourself Feel Better in Uncomfortable Situations | Inc.com

It's the holiday season. I really don't need to say anything else. There will be many uncomfortable situations this year and in the coming years. There will be that one person at your holiday party that you'd rather not talk with or the neighbor down the street that you heard fighting that come to …

Self-help

Are You Happier Without Facebook?

You may not 'like' the answer<p>As social networks become more and more prominent in our lives, one has to wonder if we are happier being constantly connected. The Happiness Research Institute, an “independent think tank focusing on well-being, happiness and quality of life” in Copenhagen, quite …

Happiness

What Are the Best and Worst States for Entrepreneurs? The Answers May Surprise You | Inc.com

You're thinking about starting a business. Where should you go? To find the answer to this question, the folks at the personal finance site GOBankingRates have carefully examined all 50 states, considering a number of factors that include opportunities for start-ups, business climate, business …

Small Business

How to Apply Success From One Area of Your Life to Another (That Needs It)

In New York, people say you're always searching for one of three things: a new love interest, a better job, or a better apartment. But that idea …

9 Worst Home Improvement Projects That Decrease Resale Value

Homeowners make upgrades to their property for many reasons: cosmetic face-lifts, mechanical upgrades, and renovations with an eye toward boosting …

The unglamorous first jobs of 12 presidential candidates

While many of the presidential candidates went on to become billionaires, CEOs, or senators, their first jobs were far less glamorous.<p>From secretary to gas attendant, here are the first jobs of 12 presidential hopefuls.

Reading Recommendations for the 24 Hour Readathon

The October 17th Dewey’s 24-hour Readathon offers a great opportunity to block off large portions of time to devote to flipping as many pages as …

Books

7 Horrible thoughts that hinder success

Getting control of your mind is one of the toughest challenges entrepreneurs face and something you will likely work on your whole life. It’s normal …

The complete guide to never quitting anything again

The truth is, most people can become good at almost anything.<p>However, most of us quit before we reach the finish line. Why?<p>“The most intimate digital technology festival on the planet”CNBC liked TNW Conference that muchFIND OUT WHY<p>Frustration and lack of persistency is one of the biggest reasons …

Self-improvement

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Exclusive: Modi pushes 'obsolete' made-in-India plane on reluctant military | Reuters

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India’s government has turned down the military’s request to expand the acquisition of 36 fighter planes from Dassault Aviation SA to plug vital gaps, officials said, nudging it to accept an indigenous combat plane 32 years in the making.<p>An Indian Air Force's light combat …

Military

6 Powerful Ways to Become More Persistent (And Never Quit Again)

Most of us are great at setting goals, but not at achieving them.Whether it’s starting a new business, learning a new language, or mastering an …

Self-improvement

The 25 most ruthless leaders of all time

But while we can argue the validity and virtue of certain political agendas, the callous methods by which some leaders attain their goals are less up to interpretation.<p>After all, no matter how a historian tries to spin it, ordering a tower to be constructed out of live men stacked and cemented …

World History

Why Entrepreneurs Like Elon Musk Fear Vacations | Inc.com

Legendary entrepreneur Elon Musk recently shared a private issue with the press: He is afraid of taking a break. He was quoted as saying:<p>The first time I took a week off, the Orbital Sciences rocket exploded and Richard Branson's rocket exploded. In that same week. The second time I took a week …

Time I

This Ancient Chinese Remedy Helped Win the Nobel Prize

Three scientists won the Nobel Prize in medicine on Monday for their work in discovering ways to fight malaria and roundworm parasite infections.<p>One …

13 Destructive Things Unsuccessful People Tell Themselves Every Day | Inc.com

It takes almost no time to find articles and stories that will tell you about the good habits or motivational mantras of people who have achieved success in their chosen field.<p>But, as interesting and inspirational as those articles can be, they only tell half of the story.<p>Many people will read them …

Self-help

13 of the most impressive professors at Stanford

In fact, we named it the No. 2 college in America on this year's best colleges list.<p>The Ivy League of the West is an incubator for future tech stars and entrepreneurs and home to some of the world's most innovative researchers and teachers.<p>From writers to mathematicians, Stanford's professors are …

20 Signs You're Emotionally Intelligent (And Why It Matters for Your Career)

$2 billion startup GitHub's next mission: Turn you into a programmer

To date, GitHub has racked up 11 million registered users, over 36 million unique visitors every month, $350 million in venture funding, and a $2 billion valuation.<p>With over 21.1 million code "repositories" at last count, GitHub hosts more software source code than any other single service in the …

Startups

Woman burned as a baby tracks down nurse who cared for her

A woman who suffered severe burns as an infant is finally getting a chance to thank the hospital nurse who cared for her, thanks to a social media posting that revealed the identity of the nurse in 38-year-old photos.<p>Amanda Scarpinati says she has always treasured photos of her as a baby in a young …

10 Common Mistakes That Prevent You From Being Happy and Healthy Today, Backed by Science

I’m fascinated by the link between the way we live our daily lives and the health and happiness we enjoy.<p>There are choices that you make every day, …

10 Social Blunders to Stop Making by 30

There are things we get away with in our 20s — like dancing on bar tops and bingeing on 4:00 a.m. pizza (or maybe that was just me) — that just …

Frugal Living

A tumor stole every memory I had. This is what happened when it all came back

My brain tumor introduced itself to me on a grainy MRI, in the summer of 2009, when I was 28 years old.<p>It had been with me from the day I was born. Tumors like mine develop in utero. They are usually discovered in children, but no one could tell me why mine had only been found once I was an adult. …

Mind

7 lessons from entrepreneurs who kept their day jobs while starting their businesses

Even better, working for someone else gives you a front-row view of the best (and worst) ways to run a company, from managing time and money to handling customers and employees.<p>We asked some successful entrepreneurs who founded companies while holding down a 9-to-5 to share the lessons they learned.<p>…

Entrepreneurship