Steve Norris

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Want to Be Successful? Do These 7 Things in Your Spare Time

Did you know startups fail about four times as often as they succeed? Do you know why it’s so hard to get a successful business off the ground? It’s …

14 Smart Apps To Improve Your Work/Life Balance

Some days we just have too many demands competing for our precious time – between work, family time, hobbies and personal goals, managing our time in …

Apps

Learning To Be A Quiet Leader

Something happened when I began middle school that forever changed the way I thought about myself.<p>Before that event, I knew that I was more soft-spoken than most of my friends. In all aspects of my life—academic, athletic, and social—I was reluctant to dominate the conversation, but I never saw …

How to Lose Belly Fat the Safe Way - 5 Exercises to Lose Belly Fat

If you are wondering how to "lose belly fat" the safe way, then let me be the first to commend you on taking the smart and healthy approach to weight …

Etsy Shows How Lucrative Its Marketplace Really Is for Sellers | Inc.com

Since its founding in June 2005, Etsy, the online crafts marketplace which went public earlier this year, can boast more than 54 million registered users--and about 1.4 million active sellers.<p>But are those shops real businesses or just a fun side project for people who want to work in their …

eCommerce

Google is giving free patents to startups to fight patent trolls

Google is becoming the Professor Oak of the startup world. It's planning to give some small companies a pair of starter patents to help them out when it comes to getting off the ground and defending their intellectual property. Google doesn't appear to be making money off of the program, but it …

Tips to Get Absolutely Shredded | Men's Health

How’d Montgomery do it? He put together the dream team.<p>The trainer: Alex Viada, a mutant of fitness hailing from North Carolina. He deadlifts 700 pounds, runs ultra marathons, and has coached over 400 athletes, from special forces soldiers to Ironman triathletes.<p>The nutritionist: Trevor Kashey, …

Why you need to stop obsessing over how happy you are

The more you fixate on your happiness or force yourself to be happy in the present moment, the worse you may feel.<p>Yet new research suggests you don't have to sit around waiting for Pharrell to spontaneously appear.<p><b>The key is structuring your days in advance to include activities that are likely to</b> …

The 9 Traits That Define Great Leadership

Many leaders are competent but few qualify as remarkable. If you want to join the ranks of the best of the best, make sure you embody all these …

10 Things to Say to Your Partner Instead of 'I Love You'

Saying "I love you" can become a form of punctuation in a long-term relationship. People say it at the end of a phone call, or on their way out the door, or as they're falling asleep at night. And there's nothing wrong with this. Expressing love often is a good thing! And it's a nice way to check …

Self-Care 101: It’s Not What You’re Eating, It’s How You’re Eating

<i>Eating well isn't just about what you're eating - it's about how you're eating. For so many of us, just the idea of a healthier diet conjures up</i> …

Pedicure

How To Motivate Yourself To Do Virtually Anything

“<i>If you can dream it, you can do it</i>.” <br>-Walt Disney<p>Whatever you want to achieve - be it business or academic success, a healthier lifestyle or a …

12 Things You Can Do Every Day To Become Highly Successful

Success is defined many ways. Financial, relationship and philanthropic success are just a few ways we can measure success. How does someone become …

Making Self-Help Effective

June 19, 2015By Orin Davis -From my very first blog post as a newly-minted Ph.D. in positive psychology, Reverse Engineering Positive Psychology, I …

Mentoring

Why Your Brain Loves Negativity and How to Fix It

Pretend you’re a caveman.You’re in your cave preparing for a hunt, but something outside seems dangerous, violent sounds you don’t understand.You …

Self-help

Twitter has an exciting business it rarely talks about, but could be a major money-maker

MoPub has around 31,000 apps on its platform, and it works with publishers and developers to help sell ads within their apps, by plugging into a network of around 155 demand-side platforms (DSPs,) one of which is Twitter. Last year one analyst predicted MoPub will bring in more than $500 million in …

7 Science-Backed Methods To Get You Out Of Your Head

People get stuck in their heads all the time – some of us more than others. Although it’s lovely to ponder life and inquisite about yourself, the problem is that the majority of our thoughts are not so upbeat. When we’re in mind-wandering mode (a.k.a., “in your head”), thoughts usually turn to what …

12 Things You Can Do Starting Today to Be a Better Leader

Entrepreneur, business advisor and online-marketing professional<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Some believe certain people are born leaders. Others think an individual can learn to be a leader. Regardless of how you may feel you obtained your leadership skills, there …

The One Thing Trainers Wish You'd Stop Doing

<i>These habits could hold you back from seeing results.</i><p><i>By Amy Schlinger</i>, SELF<p>If you've hit a plateau and are no longer seeing results from your workouts, it's not because you ate too much at lunch, or because you are just <i>not</i> an early riser. Sure, diet and exercise consistency matter, but there may be …

How to Find Happiness: 3 Secrets From Science

You’ve probably read a lot of stuff on the internet about how to find happiness… but you’re still not jumping for joy.<p>Some of the tips feel corny… so …

How To Make Your Wife Happy In 5 Minutes A Day

Do you only have five minutes to make your wife happy per day? No, you probably have more, but it's a good thought experiment to show that even tiny increments of time can make a huge difference in your marriage. This is a relationship-focused extension of this piece about how to make your life …

18 Ways to Maximize Your Workout and Lose Weight Faster

No more wasting time at the gym.<p>Ask any runner who's naturally slim: There are a bazillion reasons to exercise that have nothing to do with losing weight. But if weight loss is your main motivator, make sure every minute of exercise counts with these tricks to burn more calories during exercise:<p><b>1.</b> …

Kye's Montana: Review

<i>Are you tired of falling into a food coma after eating?</i><p>I recently watched several documentaries on GMOs and all of the chemicals - pesticides, antibiotics, hormones - that are put into foods in America so when I saw Kye's "Super Foods" restaurant opening on Montana Avenue I decided to try it …