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Euthanasia for mental ailments changing 'suicide prevention' to 'suicide assistance'

LEICESTER, United Kingdom — After the tragic deaths last month of fashion designer Kate Spade and celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain, mental health …

Mental Health

This is how to be charming: 5 secrets from research

Being charming. Is there a more enviable quality? We’d hate charming people if we didn’t love them so much.<p>I’ve covered how to be sexy and cool but …

How to quit bad habits without willpower: 3 secrets from neuroscience

Got any serious bad habits? The extra-strength ones with the FDA warning. The kind you really beat yourself up about — but still engage in all the …

Self-help

A step-by-step guide to get richer, healthier, and happier in 31 days

If you don't yet have a plan for 2018, you might be in trouble.<p>Lucky for you, we've already made a plan for you. Above is our 31-day guide to starting off a healthy, wealthy, happy year. Each day is accompanied by a task, along with a quick explanation, below, of why it's important.<p>Read on to find …

If You Want to Wake Up at 5 A.M. Do These 4 Rituals The Night Before

What you do during your evenings is equally as important as your morning routine. A good night sets the stage for a productive morning.<p>Becoming a morning person requires more work than setting your alarm for 5:00 A.M. and hoping for the best. People who've decided to make the most of their mornings …

Time Management

Neuroscience Reveals The Benefits of Fasting. And Why Big Pharma Won’t Study It

I came across this TEDx talk given by Mark Mattson, the current Chief of the Laboratory of Neuroscience at the National Institute on Aging. It …

Neuroscience

16,000 scientists sign dire warning to humanity over health of planet

<b>(CNN) —</b> More than 16,000 scientists from 184 countries have published a second warning to humanity advising that we need to change our wicked ways to help the planet.<p>In 1992, 1,700 independent scientists signed the "World Scientists' Warning to Humanity." The letter warned that "human beings and …

Climate Change

3 Simple Things You Can Do To Make Others See You as Wildly Enchanting

Being charming is all about disarming people, and it's surprisingly easy to do.<p>You might hear words like 'cutthroat' tossed around in the workplace all the time, but the reality is, it's not pure, unbridled competitiveness alone that makes you successful. The other, big part of the picture is how …

Self-improvement

This portable power station and solar generator keeps your gadgets charged

Outdoor enthusiasts and adventure travelers looking for ways to keep their mobile devices charged while living off the grid have a new option to help …

8 Actions You Can Take Every Morning to Build Your Side Business Faster

When you're working full time while building your business, every minute from the moment you open your eyes has to be used productively.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Every successful entrepreneur has a morning routine that gets them ahead every day. Here are …

Time Management

The Emotionally Intelligent Way for Introverts to Meet New People and Make a Great First Impression

If you find it hard to make small talk with people you don't know, this is the perfect solution -- and best of all, you'll make someone else feel less insecure, too.<p>I walked into a room filled with strangers and immediately became that guy.<p>Confidence is a funny thing. Stick me on a stage in front …

Personality

26 time-management tricks I wish I'd known at 20

Time-management skills can take a while to learn.<p>Étienne Garbugli, a Montreal-based product and marketing consultant, the author of "Lean B2B: Build Products Businesses Want," and the creator of a course to help entrepreneurs find their target market, distilled the lessons he wishes he'd known when …

Time Management

Tesla's SolarCity Buyout Looking Worse By the Day

Tesla doesn't seem to have any interest in keeping its SolarCity business afloat.<p>Multiple reports have surfaced that <b>Tesla</b> (NASDAQ:TSLA) is firing …

I Tried a Spending Ban and This Is What Happened

The eye-opening lessons I learned from keeping my wallet shut for three weeks.<p>If you’ll humor me for a moment, I like to think of myself as with it in terms of my finances, especially for a 25 year old living in New York City. I save for retirement and a down payment for my own apartment, I make …

Personal Finance

This is How Long Our Vacations Should Be, According to Science

So, you've decided where you want to go on your next vacation and now it's booking time. The question is, should you splurge on a two-week vacation …

There's no such thing as clean coal

It's not an industry we should save.<p>Between the wildfires, the hurricanes, and the droughts, one thing that this summer has made clear is not just that the climate is going to change, but that climate change is already here.<p>We can still work to make the effects of climate change less severe. But …

I wake up at 3:45 a.m. and people call my daily routine 'truly insane' — but here's why you should follow it, too

I've seen my future. Honestly, I have. It involves me, about 100 or more pounds heavier.<p>It has me doing virtually no work of any value, while sinking further and further into a spiral of depression, sadness, shame, and anger.<p>It involves fattening food, increasingly high blood sugar, elevated blood …

Not quite golden: 'Silver age' for oil refiners here as production maxes out

Refining margins jumped after Hurricane Harvey, due to the sudden disruptions of a significant chunk of the world’s refining capacity. In fact, the outages highlight how tight global refining supply actually is — with limited spare capacity, there’s not much room for error.<p>The disruption of about a …

Exxon played us all on global warming, new study shows

Every Thursday between 1972 and 2001, the oil and gas giant Exxon Mobil Corp. ran an advertorial in the <i>New York Times.</i><p>When these ads — which were …

Climate

Tesla's new Solar Roof is actually cheaper than a normal roof

Good news for those who have been eyeing Tesla’s new Solar Roof – the company just announced pricing for its photovoltaic tiles, and they come in at …

Clean Energy

10 Habits That Change Boys Into Men

The demise of our culture will result from the demise of its men if something isn't changed quickly.<p>The demise of our culture will result from the demise of its men if something isn't changed quickly. Far too many men remain directionless, devastated and scared children.<p>Male suicide rates have …

Self-improvement

3 Hot Marketing Trends You Need to Try Now

Keep innovating with your marketing strategies.<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Marketing is constantly evolving, and while things like email marketing and content marketing will continue to be viable strategies, there are some other, growing trends worth …

Marketing

The one question you should always ask in a job interview, according to Wharton's top professor

A positive workplace culture is an important factor in job satisfaction, and a toxic environment can be detrimental to your health and productivity. …

Employment

America’s largest cities are so expensive that some millennials are crowdfunding their homes

For many American millennials, buying a new home in a city like Los Angeles or Washington DC can seem like a pipe dream.<p>According to a recent survey by Apartment List, 80% of millennials— defined as those born between 1980 and 1995 — say they want to buy a home, but most have less than $1,000 saved …

Here’s How Much Money You Lose By Not Investing

This is the fascinating reason why you check out other people in front of your partner

<b>Ever been sharing a romantic moment with a partner only for them to check out another person right in front of you?</b><p>For some couples it's harmless, …

20 Mantras that Will Adjust Your Attitude (When You Can’t Adjust Anything Else)

<i>If you want life to be happier, you must adjust your attitude. It’s how you deal with stress that determines how well you achieve happiness.</i>This …

Happiness

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MailChimp Wants To Solve Every Small-Biz Marketing Challenge (Even Snail Mail)

A company that made its name helping small businesses with email is staking its future on the “small business” part of that proposition.<p>MailChimp did not start out as an enterprise obviously destined to help millions of small companies market themselves via email.<p>Actually, the company was …

Small Business