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Servant Leadership Is a Philosophy, Not a Checklist

Put your people first.<p>6 min read<p>Servant leadership is en vogue right now. There are reams of books, articles and podcasts on the subject with “how to” advice for acting like a servant leader. While there are many explanations for servant leadership and how to implement it, there remains one …

Leadership

The Tools That Successful Amazon Sellers Use To Grow Sales

A new study of over 1,200 third party sellers has shed light on what tools and programs successful merchants are using to drive sales in their Amazon channel.<p>This is the second year that Feedvisor, an e-commerce software developer, has surveyed Amazon sellers to learn what they are doing to drive …

eCommerce

Are Americans Too Attached to Their Pets?

Young adults in particular may be bonding with animals at the expense of vital human relationships.<p>Like many Americans, I’m a big fan of dogs. As my …

Pets

Video or Images: Which Performs Better in Facebook Ads?

“Video marketing” is one of today’s hottest industry buzzwords -- and, of course, we at Animoto agree that video is a priceless tool when it comes to …

Marketing

The Difficulties Of Life After An Amicable Divorce

negativespace.co<p>I feel the need to start with a grateful acknowledgement for the circumstances and many blessings of my post-divorce life. For 12 or …

Parenting

Why Teens Should Understand Their Own Brains (And Why Their Teachers Should, Too!)

A teenage brain is a fascinating, still-changing place. There's a lot going on: social awareness, risk-taking, peer pressure; all are heightened during this period.<p>Until relatively recently, it was thought that the brain was only actively developing during childhood, but in the last two decades, …

The Brain

What Is CBD Oil And Why Are People So Into It? A Guide

Let’s break down the, um, highs — and the lows — of Cannabidiol.<p>That’s the promise of <b>CBD</b>, a cannabis compound that’s been found to alleviate pain and even clear common skin conditions. So just what does CBD promise? Does it actually work? And will it cause you to fail a drug test? Let’s break down …

Cannabis

Ever Wondered About Those Japanese Air Conditioners?

If you've traveled out of country you may have seen those funky air conditioners/heaters mounted on the walls of apartments in, say, France, or …

Home Improvement

All Leaders Have Anxiety. Here's How the Best Ones Deal With It

The author of a new book offers tips on how leaders can turn anxiety from their worst enemy into their best friend.<p>On the HBO series <i>Silicon Valley</i>, startup CEO Richard Hendricks vomits a lot. He throws up in a trashcan after fielding an acquisition offer from a predatory competitor, and again when …

Entrepreneurship

How to Find Quality Micro-influencers (Even if You're Clueless About Influencer Marketing)

Social media influencers are in high demand, with household brands courting them to become advocates and promoters of their products. But high demand …

Public Relations

This Entrepreneur Almost Quit Multiple Times, But After Appearing on 'Shark Tank' He Now Has a $100 Million Business

Joel Clark struggled to get his pancake business off the ground, but after years of strained efforts, it's seen huge growth.<p><i>In this ongoing column,</i> <i>The Digest</i><i>,</i> Entrepreneur.com <i>News Director Stephen J. Bronner speaks with food entrepreneurs and executives to see what it took to get their products</i> …

Entrepreneurship

5 Examples of Small Businesses Using Facebook Advertising

Facebook Ads are incredibly helpful tools when growing your business.<p>This story originally appeared on Bizness Apps<p>As a small business owner, you might be shying away from paid online advertising in fear of it taking a large chunk out of your budget. Facebook, however, provides a business tool for …

Marketing

5 Things to Consider Before Your Very First Therapy Session

Are you considering going to therapy for the first time, but don't know where to start? First of all, congratulations for taking a step in self-care …

Mental Health

Transcendental Meditation: Brain Fitness That Improves Employee Well-Being & Performance

Are you one of the many Americans experiencing job-related stress?<p>If so, you are not alone. In fact, stress has become a U.S. epidemic and the …

How to recover more quickly from a workout

Last night, you went to the gym, broke a good sweat and set some personal bests.<p>This morning, you can hardly move.<p>It’s a problem, and while you can’t …

Exercise

A Father's Guide to Helping Kids Set and Achieve Goals

Setting and achieving goals is an essential life skill for anyone who hopes to succeed in life. Having specific targets for what we want to …

How to Develop a Mind That Clings to Nothing

Shares 0<p>—<br>It’s said that one of the great patriarchs of the Zen tradition, Hui Neng, was enlightened upon hearing a single verse of the Diamond Sutra …

Meditation

5 Fascinating Things Your Blood Type Can Tell You

Most of us don't spend too much time thinking about our blood type unless we are in our doctor's office, but our blood type is a component of our …

Does Your Kid Have Low Self-Esteem? Here’s How to Test.

Kids with low self-esteem may experience depression and anxiety, and perform poorly in school. This quick test identifies the problem, and proposes …

5 Things to Keep in Mind When Your Kids Start Asking About Death

As adults, we come to understand that death is a natural part of life, but how can we even begin to explain that to a child? The concept of death can be very confusing for kids, especially when they see unrealistic portrayals all around them, like cartoon characters getting hit on the head with an …

How a 34-year-old turned $200 into a company he sold for over $10 million in a matter of months

Thirteen years ago as a broke college student, Trevor Chapman took a job selling pest control door-to-door to make extra money. Eventually, he …

eCommerce

How to Be More Assertive (Without Being a Jerk)

The Distilled Man - Actionable Advice for the Everyday GentlemanLearning how to be more assertive can massively improve your quality of life.All of …

Self-help

Depreciation Recapture on Rental Real Estate

Tax Planning Tips for Depreciation Recapture<p>Depreciation recapture can have a significant impact on your taxes<p>Updated December 10, 2017<p>Some capital …

Important Papers to Locate After Someone Dies

Updated July 16, 2017<p>After someone dies, family members will need to locate all of the decedent's important papers. It will give family members and, …

Top 15 sources of plant-based protein

More and more people are interested in following vegetarian or vegan diets or reducing their use of animal products. A shift away from animal …

Suffering From Adrenal Fatigue?

<b>By Dr. Mercola</b>Your body has two adrenal glands located just above each of your kidneys. As part of your endocrine system, your adrenal glands secrete …

Wellness

10 Stretches that Feel F*cking Great

When you think about stretching, your mind probably floods with images of people swilling juiced grass out of tiny plastic shot glasses, or …

The Importance of Chores for Kids

Sometimes parents wonder if they should really give their kids chores. After all, isn't it the parents responsibility to manage the household? And …

Kids

7 American Cities and States That Will Actually Pay You to Move There

Real talk, you average American, this might be the year you make a big move. For one, your commute is too long, and you’re fresh out of …

American Cities

Here Are Nearly 1,200 Coursera Courses That Are Still Completely Free

Courses from 166 universities, including Stanford, Georgia Tech, Yale, Duke, and Michigan, are part of the list.<p>Are Coursera courses still free? At Class Central, we get that question so often that I wrote a guide to answer it. Generally speaking, Coursera courses are free to audit but if you want …

Online Education