Aaron White

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8 Insanely Quick Mental Tricks For Dominating Every Workout

Think yourself fit with these smart tips<p>Sometimes your mind is a better fitness tool than any piece of exercise equipment. The evidence: These eight quick and easy mental tricks will help you push through every workout.<p><b>Rehearse Your Lift</b><p>Before you attempt a big lift, picture yourself completing …

Why Email Marketing Isn't Dead (And How It Can Dramatically Increase Your Revenue)

Some minor tweaks to your email marketing strategy will yield some major results (and happy customers).<p><i>Danny Wong is an entrepreneur, marketer and writer. He is the co-founder of Blank Label, an award-winning custom clothing company in Washington, D.C. To connect, tweet him @dannywong1190.</i><p>The death …

Marketing

Study: What Separates Successful Entrepreneurs From Those Who Fail

Many people starting a brand new business wonder if they’ve got the right stuff to succeed. Recent research by Xero, a provider of cloud-based accounting software used widely by the self-employed, suggests that the habits, practices and experiences that pave the way to entrepreneurial staying power …

24 great books on startups and entrepreneurs that I must read in 2016

One of my favorite activities at the start of the year is to list out books I intend to read – and I do read some of them too eventually! For those …

Startups

10 Things You Absolutely Need To Know About Life Insurance

Life insurance is one of the pillars of personal finance, deserving of consideration by every household. I’d even go so far as to say it’s vital for most. Yet, despite its nearly universal applicability, there remains a great deal of confusion, and even skepticism, regarding life insurance.<p>Perhaps …

The Only Number You Need to Track in 2016

Personal finance has never been more complicated. The typical family has to make a host of decisions ranging from retirement investing to paying down debt to buying insurance. And that says nothing of credit scores, emergency funds, 529 plans, and HSAs.<p>Among this complexity, however, is a simple …

Is Your Life Insurance Dying?

There may be a cancer eating away at your life insurance policy -- causing it to die before you do! If you have a "universal life" policy -- one with flexible premiums and/or investment choices within the policy, the insurance industry is taking a bigger bite out of the cash build-up that was …

Why You Should Write Letters To Your Children | The Art of Manliness

In the 1993 film <i>My Life</i>, Michael Keaton stars as Bob Jones, a dad-to-be who learns he has cancer and may not live to see his son’s birth.<p>Bob doesn’t …

Parenting

The Food Lab: How to Make the Best Carne Asada

More<p>Mexican Food<p><i>Recetas deliciosas</i> to transport your tastebuds south of the border.<p>To say "I'm going to develop a recipe for carne asada" is akin to saying "Bartender, get me a beer, please." The immediate follow-up is likely to be "I'm afraid you're going to have to be a bit more specific than …

Best Life Hacks Every Man Needs To Know

Pop quiz hotshot: You’re a modern day man caught up in the daily grind, littered with hazards and naysayers on your path to glory. What do you …

Cleaning

Ten new marketing concepts your company needs to understand right now

The basics of marketing will, for the most part, stay the same but the landscape is continuously evolving. Technology is speeding everything up and companies who want to get the message out about their business need to constantly educate themselves on new trends. Here are ten key concepts you need …

10 things successful leaders remember when things go wrong

Whether it's a failure of planning, a bad judgment call, or an accident of fate, trouble eventually comes to every leader. And that's when leadership really matters.<p>Here are the principles that can guide you through the next storm:<p>Our reactions and moods are like a steering wheel that can move us …

What to Consider When Building an Outdoor Kitchen

How to fight off mosquitoes, keep cool, and pick the best appliances<p>When cultivating your own outdoor cooking space, looking beyond the charcoal and …

Grilled Shrimp and Sriracha Mayonnaise Are Perfect Partners in These Chinese Steamed Buns

Sometimes I like to eat a giant pile of just one thing. Popcorn, chicken wings, nachos, and grilled shrimp come to mind. But sometimes I want those elements to play a supporting role in a larger dish—by incorporating them into a meal, I'm less likely to end up feeling over-winged or …

Grilled Mexican Street Corn (Elotes) Recipe

The classic Mexican street food of grilled corn slathered in a creamy chili-, garlic-, and Cotija-spiked sauce. For a version of <i>elotes</i> that you can eat with a spoon, check out my recipe for <i>esquites</i>.<p>Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p><b>Read more: How to Make Mexican Street Corn (Elotes)</b><p>Ingredients1/4 …

5 Essential Rum Cocktails

More Drinks You Should Know<p>Essential Vodka Cocktails »<br>Essential Bourbon Cocktails »<br>Essential Rye Cocktails »<br>Essential Brandy Cocktails »<br>Essential Gin Cocktails »<br>Essential Sparkling Wine Cocktails »<br>Essential Highballs »<p>There are endless cocktails in the world, and new ones invented every day, but …

18 Fresh Recipes to Celebrate Zucchini Season

While most people have access to supermarket zucchini all year long, it's really at it's peak during the summer. And if you grow it, then you know how incredibly prolific those plants can be. Whether you are busting at the seams with the green squash or planning to grab a sackful at the farmers' …

Cooking

Cajun Burgers With Spicy Remoulade: A Holy (Trinity) Marriage

What is the Holy Trinity? Some would say it's the Cajun aromatic combo of bell pepper, onion, and celery. During peak grilling season, though, burger fanatics might insist it's a bun, beef patty, and slice of American cheese. I don't care to wade into these types of arguments—I'm a lover, not a …

Cooking

Four New Twists on the Bloody Mary

Bloody Marys are the kind of bright, refreshing drink that slaps the cranky hangover haze right out of your system...or, at least, jolts it out of commission till later. But beyond its oft-touted (and not-actually-real) healing properties, the Bloody Mary is a downright delicious cocktail that …

Flavors

12 Must-Eat Breakfast Sandwiches Across America

More<p>Breakfast<p>Everything you need to make the most important meal of the day delicious.<p>Quick! You've just woken up. You regret having a salad for dinner. Maybe you're a little hungover. You're <i>hungry</i>. So what are you craving?<p>If you're like us, it's probably a breakfast sandwich of some sort. An egg …

6 ​unusual ​habits of ​exceptionally ​creative ​people

I expend a huge amount of my time and energy writing books and articles and working to keep my company innovative. I've developed an obsession with some of history's most creative minds in the hope that I might learn some tricks to expand my own creative productivity.<p>Some of the things I've learned …

Where Should You Save For College?

I just paid a bill for my daughter’s summer college class. It’s only 3 credit hours, but the cost was just about what I paid for a whole semester when I was in college. I talk to people all the time about college costs, but it often feels abstract even though I am experiencing the same thing. For …

Credit Market Warning

<i>Submitted by Chris Martenson via PeakProsperity.com</i>,<b>There are large signs of stress now present in the credit markets</b>. You might not know it from …

12 DIY Projects That Will Make Your Porch Stand Out in the Neighborhood

A set of old seating is waiting to be renewed with the season. Start with basic tufted cushions, and give them a bohemian upgrade with fluffy accents that mimic the look of quilt knots. To create these denser, woolier versions, wind merino needlepoint yarn around the handle of a wooden spoon till …

Insurers' High-Deductible Plans Leave Growing Numbers of Americans Without Needed Care

A dozen or so years ago, a small group of wealthy corporate insurance executives decided their customers were not paying nearly enough for the medical care they received. How else to explain the fact that managed care -- which they had touted as a silver bullet just a decade earlier -- had failed …

These Gadgets Stream Tunes Through Your Old-School Speakers

Whether you want to use some soft jazz to enrich a dinner party, or just kick out the hip-hop jams solo-style on a Tuesday night, there's no shortage …

This Tiny $9 Computer Blazed Past the Million-Dollar Mark on Kickstarter

3 min read<p>Raspberry Pi may be losing its mini-computer crown. A new kid on the block has just arrived. Bye, bye, Raspberry Pi. C.H.I.P. does everything you do for almost four times cheaper.<p>Known as C.H.I.P., the micro-computer powerhouse everyone’s buzzing about, launched on Kickstarter on May 7 …

Raspberry Pi

Add a Boatload to Your Savings Account in One Year, Even if You are Living Paycheck to Paycheck

There are a lot of people living paycheck to paycheck, out of necessity. So how are they supposed to pull themselves up and out of debt, or build up …

3 Other Social Media Platforms You Should Consider

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In April 2014, the World Wildlife Fund gave the world an inspiring lesson in social media and wildlife conservation by using Snapchat for its #LastSelfie campaign.<p>The photography app, which allows users to view shared pictures …

Social Media