Tehreem Fayyaz

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How to Make Money as a Writer in 2018 [Infographic]

When you tell people you’re a writer, one of two things will happen. Either they instantly assume that you earn big bucks or they give you that look …

How I Meal Prep for a Week of 1500-Calorie Days

If you're sticking to a calorie budget, you likely understand the importance of planning and prepping your meals. Starting the week with a fridge …

Recipes

The Gut-Brain Link Is Real, Study Finds—9 Rules to Follow for Good Gut Health

The idea of eating for gut health has taken the wellness world by storm in the last few years. But gut health in general is a relatively new science. …

Microbiome

12 Decorating Secrets a Target Stylist Knows—That You Don't

If there's one decorating tip interior designer, Emily Henderson has learned throughout her successful career, it's don't take it too seriously. You …

Living Rooms

How to become the 'spreadsheet master' of your office

The battle between Microsoft Excel and Google Sheets is one of the juiciest rivalries in tech. Staunch supporters of Excel and Sheets loyalists are …

Microsoft Excel

What to Buy From LA's Cult-Favorite Beauty Store

If beauty stores were actual people, we'd want to be friends with all of them. Drugstores would be like your oldest, closest friends, department stores like your mom's chic brunch companions, and online retailers the fun kids you met in college. We like to think of Violet Grey, an ecommerce shop …

10 Creamy Chicken Dinners to Make ASAP — Recipes from The Kitchn

Plain baked chicken breasts are simple, easy, and get the job done for dinner, but you deserve so much more. You deserve a dinner that's rich, saucy, …

Cooking

Set habits, not goals

I’m doing something different and sharing 10 simple lessons with you on how to get the life you want. Think of this as a free, crash course on …

Motivation

How to Become a Master Speaker and Presenter

Public speaking is one of the most important tools, no matter what your career is.<p>This story originally appeared on Lewis Howes<p>I don’t know if you know this, but I used to be terrified of speaking. I couldn’t get up in front of my class to give presentations. I was even scared to read in front of a …

Public Speaking

11 Female-Owned Beauty Brands That Make It Their Mission to Support Other Women

Though women have driven the beauty industry — the average one reportedly spends around $15,000 on makeup in her lifetime — for decades, it's been mostly men running the show behind the scenes. Thankfully, these days, more and more brands are being founded by women, and some of them were created in …

Adverbs: The death of good fiction writing

‘My wife is having a baby,’ he said. ‘I must go.’He was <b>urgently</b> eating his dinner so he could be excused.— —See the problem with the above text? The …

Creative Writing

Adventures in Writing

“There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.” <br>― <b>Ernest Hemingway</b><p>Ever since I can remember I’ve had a diary or a …

San Andreas

How to develop mastery, make millions, and be happy

Idea #1: You don’t have a preexisting passion (nor should you want one).<p>Idea #2: Becoming really good at something and generously using your skills …

Self-improvement

27 Healthy Dinner Recipes That Let Your Oven Do Most of the Work

When terms like <i>bomb cyclone</i>, <i>deep freeze</i>, and <i>arctic air</i> are being used to describe the decidedly frightful weather, you’re probably looking for every …

Cooking

10 Things You Can Start Doing Right Now to Save Time

Learn the tips some of the busiest New Yorkers rely on to optimize their time and have a better work-life balance.<p>Time can't be recovered, made up for it, or reversed. There are 24 hours in a day and 168 in a week, and those numbers are not changing. What can change though is what you do with those …

A 10-Year Study Says This Is the Quickest Way to Become a CEO (No, It Doesn't Involve Backstabbing)

It doesn't involve going to the best schools, either.<p><i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>I'm not sure why people want to become CEOs.<p>You never get a moment's rest. You have to deal with so much nonsense.<p>There is, I suppose, the ego …

5 Ways to Attract Amazing People Into Your Life

When we surround ourselves with great people, we are much more likely to do great things.<p>The truth is, we need people. No man is an island, as poet John Donne famously wrote. And when we surround ourselves with great people, we are much more likely to do great things. Funny how that works! …

10 Instagram Tools to Help You Build Your Following in 2018

Successful brands and influencers have used these tools in order to generate sizable Instagram audiences in no time.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What do the world's best brands and most successful influencers have in common? One comonality is a massive Instagram …

7 Investors Who Put Millions Into Cryptocurrency

Learn from these Bitcoin millionaires.<p>If you're looking for advice about cryptocurrencies, the most important voices to follow come from those who have put their money where their mouth is. Investors who have poured large sums into bitcoin, ethereum and other blockchain-backed currencies aren't …

The Hidden Super Powers Of People With Anxiety Disorders

Dealing with anxiety is something that isn’t talked about as often as it should. People are incredulous as to how people can be anxious about …

5 Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read

A good book teaches you something new. These books teach you the most.<p>I recently published an article on Inc.com saying that people who read are going to be a mile ahead of those who do not. I received a lot of feedback from aspiring entrepreneurs asking where they should begin. After I gave myself …

24 Must-Have Tools for Running a Growing Company Today

According to data gathered by Siftery, a tool that tracks and suggests software used by businesses, top companies today use an average of 37 different tools or software platforms to run their day-to-day operations.<p>Whoa!<p>That is an amazing fact to consider, especially when compared to how few tools …

Customers

BBC Academy - Journalism - Writing: Fashionable, foreign and superfluous words

Writing: Fashionable, foreign and superfluous words<p>Are you guilty of using superfluous words and superlatives too often? Come on... be honest.<p><i>This page is part of our Writing: The English language section.</i><p>Some people use vogue words because they think it shows they are on the ball. Others believe …

Collective nouns for birds: Why we call it a murder of crows, murmuration of starlings and a conspiracy of ravens

We celebrate our favourite collective nouns for birds, from the weird and the wonderful to the most curious.<p>Variously idiosyncratic, intriguing and …

Birds

How to Live ON PURPOSE and Maximize Every Freaking Day

Today can be as great as you want it to be.<p>Today can be as great as you want it to be.<p>Your fate isn't set. You get to decide how much of yourself you're going to put into today.<p>Rather than saying, "Well, we'll see what happens," you must powerfully state, <i>"Today, I'm going to make it happen!"</i><p>When …

4 world champions of public speaking explain how to deliver presentations your audience will love

Being a great public speaker requires much more than confidence.<p>It's about connecting to audience members on a personal level and leaving them with a satisfying message they can act on.<p>We spoke with some of the most talented speakers around the globe —the last four Toastmasters International world …

Public Speaking

6 Apps to Enhance Your Instagram Pictures and Videos

If there is one app that I find myself opening more and more frequently, it’s Instagram.The attractive images and videos provide a respite from a lot …

The 7 Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read

Sure you can't read the 50 books a year Bill Gates does. But you have no excuse for not reading at least these seven.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurs may be short on time, but the most successful are still usually voracious readers. Bill Gates is known to …

5 Things I Keep in the Freezer Since I Had a Baby

Before I had a baby, my freezer was like 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea. It seemed impenetrable, things had been there forever, and whoever was brave …

Inspiring Quotes From 20 Creative Geniuses

Creative people are often admired. Many aspire to be more creative but get stuck in conventional ways of thinking. Some people still believe that creative ability is genetic--either they're born with it or they'll never have it. Sadly, that faulty belief limits the believer's own potential for …

Creativity