Susan Lee

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How to Create a Body of Work and a Distinctive Style as an Artist

Develop a unique painting style and create a portfolio for a gallery.<p>If you're looking to get gallery representation, or to sell your art in some …

3 Things You Must Know Before You Start Your Etsy Business

Etsy isn't for everyone, and these three guidelines will help you determine if you could be a success on Etsy.<p><i>The following excerpt is from the Staff at Entrepreneur Media Inc. and Jason R. Rich’s book</i> Start Your Own Etsy Business<i>. Buy it now from</i> Amazon | Barnes & Noble | iTunes | IndieBound<p>If you …

Small Business

FDA Approves First Gene Therapy For Leukemia

The Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday announced what the agency calls a "historic action" — the first approval of a cell-based gene therapy in the United States.<p>The FDA approved Kymriah, which scientists refer to as a "living drug" because it involves using genetically modified immune cells …

Immunotherapy

What Google's Highest-Rated Training Program Can Teach You About Getting Ahead | Inc.com

It's the most highly rated training program at Google.<p>It has the longest waiting list to get in.<p>But it isn't about a topic you might expect that would help employees get ahead at a company like that.<p>It isn't, in other words, about coding, algorithms, or cloud computing.<p>It's about mindfulness, and …

Mindfulness

Why The Internet Is Going Crazy Over This Mattress

Casper is only three years old and has already developed a cult following — notorious for disrupting the $14 billion mattress industry and completely …

7 Steps to Make Your Side Hustle Your Main Gig

Your hobby could be your main job if it's your real passion.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Ever get tired of the 9-to-5 grind? Find yourself sitting idly at your desk dreaming about another way of making money? If so, you’re not alone.<p>Around two thirds of Americans are …

Entrepreneurship

Do This 4-Move Beginner Kettlebell Workout to Build Strength (and Feel Like a Badass)

There's something about picking up a kettlebell that just makes you feel infinitely more badass from the very first second you feel the iron in your hands. And you don't have to be a pro athlete or bodybuilder to use a kettlebell! Coach Sarah Walls, personal trainer and owner of SAPT Strength & …

Behr's Color of the Year Is Soothing and Tranquil

This past Tuesday, paint company Behr announced its first-ever Color of the Year. It’s a shade that the company has christened “In The Moment T18-15,” a mellow blue-green tinctured with gray.<p>The company believes this particular color encourages mindfulness, that it's a tonic to the overstimulation …

Hyperrealistic Colored Pencil Drawings Perfectly Recreate Lustrous Blobs of Paint

At first glance, the work of artist Cj Hendry looks like pictures of oil paint photographed on a smooth canvas. But, look again—they’re actually a series of hyperrealism drawings called <i>Complimentary Colors</i>. The Australian artist—a former finance student—has produced the luscious blobs using only …

Art

Watch: This dog adorably thinks he’s helping his owner ride a bicycle

It’s the effort, not the result, that matters, right?<p>This dog thinks he can ride a bicycle, as he furiously pedals away in mid-air. Strapped to the …

‘The Leftovers’ Creator Damon Lindelof Talks Trump & Creative Risk Taking At Series’ Swan Song Panel

“You’re 1 for 2,” Jimmy Kimmel joked Sunday night, sitting alongside <i>The Leftovers</i> and <i>Lost</i> co-creator Damon Lindelof at the Paramount Theater. …

TV

“Broad City” goes after Trump with a vengeance in the first season 4 trailer

The trailer for the “dark as f**k” new season calls out Trump in more ways than one<p>"Broad City" just released its first trailer for its upcoming fourth season and our commander in chief is in the crosshairs.<p>The 90 second trailer is chock full of cameos (look forward to seeing RuPaul and Wanda …

Broad City

Watch 'Broad City' Say 'F--- You, Trump' in Season 4 Trailer (Video)

This trailer is NSFW, by the way<p>The “Broad City” crew is taking on President Trump when the fourth season finally premieres Aug. 23 on Comedy Central.<p>…

TV

Justin Theroux Shares Behind-the-Scenes ‘Leftovers’ Photos

As 'The Leftovers' ends, Justin Theroux shares fun behind the scenes.<p>HBO’s <i>The Leftovers</i> has ended after three seasons, wrapping up on the satisfying …

Filmmaking

Escaping Poverty Requires Almost 20 Years With Nearly Nothing Going Wrong

The MIT economist Peter Temin argues that economic inequality results in two distinct classes. And only one of them has any power.<p>A lot of factors have contributed to American inequality: slavery, economic policy, technological change, the power of lobbying, globalization, and so on. In their wake, …

Economics

How To Lose Weight: The Military Diet And 5 Things To Know About The Strict 3-Day Regimen

Want to lose weight fast and believe you have the discipline of a solider? Try the three-day Military Diet that promises a 10-pound weight loss if …

This gum may be able to tell if you have cancer

You won’t find it in your local candy store, but soon there may be a new chewing gum that could help save your life.<p>It isn’t Juicy Fruit or Bazooka, …

John Oliver Compares Republicans' Health Care Coverage To Your Dad in a Thong

On <i>Last Week Tonight,</i> John Oliver took a look at the Affordable Care Act, a bill that some Republicans have dubbed “the worst piece of legislation …

Health Care

Here Is How to Send an Email Message to Say Thanks for an Interview

Writing a thank you note after an employment interview can be the key to getting a job offer. In these days of email and online communication, is it …

Business Strategy

15 Signs It's Time to Quit Your Job (And What to Do About It)

They say life is too short to stay in a job you hate, but I disagree. I say, life is too <i>looong</i> to stay in a job you hate. Before I became a life coach, I spent more than a decade in a job that was a terrible fit for me. Like, really terrible.<p>Now, I love my job. I help people find ways to enjoy …

5 Questions Predict If Your Boss Is Killing You

Working for a bad boss may actually be killing you slowly.<p>Hard to believe?<p>In a massive 10-year study of 3,122 men, Swedish researchers found that working for a bad manager was linked to an increase in incidents of unstable angina and heart attacks, resulting in hospitalization or death. This …

University of Iowa

The career advice no one tells you

Most people have “okay” jobs. We go to work, do what we have to do from 9 to 5, come back home, maybe hang out with friends, and do it all over again the next day. There’s nothing wrong with this.<p>But some people perform at a totally different level. They’re the people who land executive level …

Employment

5 Things You Need To Do Now If You Want To Leave Your Unhappy Job This Year

In hearing from hundreds of professionals each year who are ready to chuck their jobs but have no idea what to do next, I’m finding that I’m having the same types of coaching conversations over and over. When that happens, I know it’s time to share some powerful tips to help address these …

Employment

A former McKinsey partner says a 5-minute exercise every Friday can make you more successful at work

Not all of your work accomplishments will be recognized, and it can be awkward trying to draw attention to those that went unnoticed.<p>But there's a simple weekly exercise that can help you win more recognition in the workplace, even if you have an aversion to office politics, says Sevenshift CEO, …

Startups

5 Questions That Will Change Your Life

The right questions can be a powerful way to get in touch with your inner guide and gain some valuable insight into your life and career.<p>We all face tough questions in our lives--questions that are often asked by other people. These questions prompt us far too often to come up with answers that …

Self-improvement

10 No-Fail Ways to Strengthen Your Emotional Intelligence at Work | Inc.com

"Emotional intelligence" has become a buzzword among business leaders recently, but what does it really mean, and how can you improve upon it?<p>By tapping into the emotions of your colleagues as well as turning inwards to understand your own, you can become a better leader who facilitates team …

Emotional Intelligence

Bestselling business author Dan Pink shares 2 simple exercises to make work bearable if you hate your job

Maybe you feel like the work doesn't play into your skills and strengths; maybe your boss is a bully. Just because you're miserable doesn't necessarily mean you can up and leave without another gig lined up.<p>Fortunately, there are a few simple strategies for making the most of a negative work …

Positive Thinking

63 Businesses to Start for Under $10,000

You know you want to start something for yourself. You just need to funnel your ambition and time into an idea that'll earn extra cash, make you proud, and possibly lead to a full-time venture-and that amazing moment you get to say "I quit!" to your boss. But what great idea should you say "I …

Small Business

4 Biggest Mistakes You Can Make in Your Career

Here are some of the most common mistakes people make as they climb the ladder, and how you can avoid them.<p><i>This story first appeared on The Muse, a Web destination with exciting job opportunities and expert career advice.</i><p>We all make some mistakes in our career. They may be big picture (like being …

Employment