Ricardo Martinez

316 Flips | 4 Magazines | 2 Likes | 1 Following | 1 Follower | @andresmartine76 | Keep up with Ricardo Martinez on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Ricardo Martinez”

5 Countries Where You Can Retire By the Beach for Less Than $1,500 a Month

Whether you’re five months or 15 years away from handing in that final two weeks notice, you’ve probably dreamt of the beachside digs where you’ll …

Costa Rica

Behold, 20 of the funniest YouTube videos ever

Reddit continues to remain the internet's best dumping ground for some of the funniest content out there. While Reddit has produced some great …

Animals

This Apple Watch band looks like the official Link Bracelet for a fraction of the price: $19

Oittm Official (98% positive lifetime feedback) via Amazon offers its 42/44mm Apple Watch Stainless Steel Link Bracelet in all colors for <b>$18.89 Prime shipped</b> when you use code <b>IGVAYRCT</b> at checkout. Regularly $30, this is one of lowest prices that we’ve tracked and is the best available. With Apple …

Apple Watch

AirPods 2 Easter Egg in iPhone Keynote Hints at Two Exciting New Features

Apple might have dropped a massive Easter egg.<p>A refresh to Apple’s wireless earbuds was glaringly absent during Wednesday’s iPhone keynote. But while …

IPhone 8

23 Masturbation Tips for Girls Who Need to Get Off

You should be good in bed even if you're the only one there.<p>Being a woman can feel like a full-time job you never get off. So sometimes, the best …

Is Your Back Out Of Whack? These 4 Simple Exercises Will Help Realign Your Spine

You can tell a lot about someone's movement patterns by their posture, and all solid posture starts with spinal alignment. Spinal alignment might not …

The disconnect between Baby Boomers and Millennials when it comes to work ethic

Baby Boomers sometimes believe Millennials are entitled and lazy, but this couldn’t be further from the truth.<p>Millennials have entered a professional …

What Motivates You to Work?

That paycheck will never be big enough if it's the only reason you're going to work.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Each of us respond to different drives and motivations, but there are many drives we can choose from that not only make our careers more fruitful but also …

Career Development

4 secrets to reading body language like an expert

How important is body language?<p>About 55% of what you convey when you speak comes from body language. In fact, when you’re speaking about something …

Faceted Classification

10 small habits that have a huge return on life

Over the years, I’ve adopted many different “positive” habits.<p>To me, a habit is positive when it improves the quality of my life. A lot has been …

Is it possible to become a master in the craft of writing?

I don’t have an answer to this question, but I have a sneaking suspicion that the answer is no.For the last 15+ years, I’ve been on a personal …

Creative Writing

49 Amazon Products That Reviewers Say Are The Best Purchase They’ve Ever Made

People may love Amazon for its Prime two-day shipping, but if there's one brilliant feature that shouldn't go unnoticed, it's the thousands upon …

Online Life

7 Destinations in Europe You Wouldn’t Think to Visit (but Really Should)

As one of the most accessible and beloved parts of the world, Europe is home to plenty bucket list–worthy places. History will draw you to ancient …

European Travel

This Bodyweight Circuit Will Make Your Muscles Pop in Just 20 Minutes

Prime your muscles with an intense 20-minute circuit session.<p>If you want an impressively ripped torso and arms, you don't need to pick up a weight at all.<p>That's how Jay Cardiello, the celebrity trainer behind 50 Cent and Kevin Love, designs his workout routines. He programs punishing circuits …

Workouts

These Under-the-radar Waterfalls Might Be America’s Best Kept Summer Secret

Yes, you actually should go chasing waterfalls.<p>Summer is the perfect time to get out into nature. Smell the air. Touch the trees. Stick those toes in …

Hiking

How I Overcame My Fear Of Writing

The first draft of my memoir is complete! I never thought I’d be able to type those words. It’s been three years since I began working on it, but now …

Office Productivity Hacks Entrepreneurs Depend On To Stay Focused And Accomplish Goals

Approximately 65% of employees say they use the internet during the workday for non-work purposes. Whether they are surfing the web, answering personal emails or shopping online, all these distractions result in a 40% loss of productivity for businesses.<p>If all those open tabs on your web browser …

Productivity

The best note-taking apps for class, work, and life

You might want a note-taking app as an artist, to take notes during a meeting to remember important feedback, or to jot down insights from a meaningful panel. Maybe you’re a celebrity who needs to publish a public apology to social media, and you need more space than a typical post affords. Often, …

Apps

How to Let Go of Things from the Past

It’s a question many of us ask ourselves each time we experience heartache or emotional pain: how do you let go of past hurts and move on?<p>Holding on …

Self-help

3 Tricks to Get People to Actually Listen to Your Presentations

Make sure your audience doesn't tune out what you have to say.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Few things conjure up a feeling of dread quite like the anticipation of a lengthy PowerPoint presentation. Professionals spend an average of 40 percent of their workday in …

Public Speaking

10 Mac apps everyone should be using

One of the finer features of the Mac experience is the seemingly endless list of applications that all come together to make your Mac easier or more efficient to use. There are apps that will keep your screen on forever with just a click, and apps that will automatically hide unused apps to keep …

Apps

29 Travel Hacks Even Frequent Fliers Don't Know

Instead of insulting your intelligence with "hacks" like "pack light" or "bring an empty water bottle," we've put together a list of tips and tricks …

Credit Cards

How 10 High Achievers Handle Haters

Haters, critics and naysayers. Anyone on the path to success has them and must learn to stay motivated, despite the criticism or discouragement. Ten high performers and advisors from The Oracles share their secrets for handling haters.<p><b>1. Make criticism your fuel, not your kryptonite.</b><p>It’s all about …

Success

5 Habits of Highly Mindful People

Mindfulness is more than meditation and staying in the present -- and can make you more successful.<p>Why do some people seem to handle challenges with grace and ease while other crumble under stress? A growing body of research points to mindfulness as the answer. Put simply, mindfulness is, "the act …

How to motivate older kids without using rewards, punishment or fear. (No, really.)

Bo Burnham’s movie “Eighth Grade” brilliantly captures the challenges facing tweens and teens. Kids at that age are experiencing a complicated and often awkward time of self-discovery and growth<i>.</i> They are concerned with their identity and sense of self, yet much of what they see and experience can …

High School

How Famous Writers Awaken Their Creativity – Page 4

How Rituals Help Us Form a Consistent Writing Habit<p>In his book The Power of Habit, Pulitzer Prize–winning business reporter Charles Duhigg reveals …

6 Essential Mobility Exercises for Men Over 40

Warm up with these moves for a pain-free back, hips, and knees.<p>Remember the days when you could just walk into the gym, do a couple of leg swings, crack your knuckles, and start squatting? They were nice while they lasted.<p>If you haven’t realized it already, neglecting to warm up properly is one of …

Workouts

Discover Europe's Secret Villages

TravelTraveler Magazine<p>These surprising hamlets are shrouded in mystery, steeped in history, and blissfully off the beaten path.<p>When I was four, we lived in a Midwestern suburb of flat ranch houses and straight lines. The only whiff of magic languished at the local, storybook-themed miniature golf …

These 55 Amazon Products Have Been Bestsellers For Years — & You’d Never Guess Them

Buying stuff online an be a bit of a toss-up if you aren't careful. More times than I can count I've waited two weeks for a package, just to discover …

This Trick Helped Me Become A Much Stronger Negotiator

<i>What is your best negotiating trick? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Praveen Tipirneni, CEO of Morphic Therapeutic Inc., on Quora:</b><p>Baseball coaches often tell young players to stop …