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4 brilliant personal logos – and why they work

As a designer, you ultimately live or die by the quality of your work – but some careful self-branding can do wonders to make you more memorable. …

Graphic Design

Adidas joins the fight against plastic

Adidas is racing to make its products more sustainable.<p>The global sportswear maker said Monday that it has committed to using only recycled plastic by 2024.<p>The pledge to eliminate the use of "virgin" plastic, which was first reported by the Financial Times, includes polyester. Used in everything …

recycled

Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup Dessert

A perfect treat for all peanut butter lovers! Have you had a good day at work? Your daughter made you proud today? Coping with a terrible breakup or …

Dessert

5 Tipps für die DSGVO-Compliance: So schließen Sie Lücken bei der Datensicherheit

Die DSGVO ist jetzt geltendes Recht. Haben Sie die geforderten Sicherheits- und Datenschutzmaßnahmen implementiert? Wir haben fünf Top-Tipps …

Datenschutz

2018 MacBook Pro performance shows dramatic improvement

The 15- and 13-inch MacBook Pro models launching this week boast significantly faster processors. Tests with the Geekbench benchmarking tool show speed increases as high as 86 percent.<p>The improvements come from faster Turbo Burst frequencies and more processor cores.<p>“The 2018 MacBook Pro is the …

MacBook Pro

Make Any of These 50+ Healthy, No-Bake Desserts and Everyone Will Ask, "Can I Have the Recipe?"

When turning on your oven is just not happening, whip up one of these healthy no-bake desserts. From vegan to low-carb to low-sugar to gluten-free, we have a recipe for everyone! The no-bake brownies (that taste like chocolate caramel!), low-calorie chocolate cherry ice cream, and frozen chocolate …

Healthy Eating

4 Sunscreen Ingredients You Should Absolutely Avoid (and What to Use Instead)

Wearing SPF is one of the most important things you can do every day—not only does it help to slow down the signs of aging by protecting against …

Skin Care

7 Free Marketing Tools That Can Make You More Successful

When goals are getting bigger and budgets are getting smaller, these free tools can be a marketer's newbest friends.<p>Marketing is a broad, complex, and ever-evolving field, and recent years have seen tremendous growth in areas like content, social media, SEO, voice search, brand management, and more.<p>…

Marketing

Spain’s 7 Must-Visit Moorish Sites

The Moors arrived in Spain from North Africa and ruled parts of the Iberian Peninsula from 711 AD until the fall of Granada in 1492. Over 700 years …

European Travel

The Top 14 Gorgeous Towns and Cities to Visit in France

Who hasn’t heard the famous Audrey Hepburn quote, “Paris is always a good idea”? Well, let’s go a bit further with this and say France, as a whole, …

France

The 7 Best Presentation Software Tools For Entrepreneurs

Having great ideas, knowing the facts you want to convey and presenting a pitch deck so successfully that you get funded can be very different things. Regardless of the stage of your company, a lot of your success is riding on a few slides.<p>This is something I was reminded when I covered the pitch …

Infographics

Tyler Florence's Hack Will Forever Change the Way You Make Mashed Potatoes

Food Network chef Tyler Florence shared his mashed potatoes recipe with us, and I immediately had to try it. Traditionally, potatoes are cooked in water before being mashed together with butter and cream (or milk). However, Tyler suggests cooking the potatoes in the cream itself, so no potato-y …

Recipes

This Unexpected Country Has Europe’s Most Flat-Out Stunning Coasts

If you feel like people are all of a sudden hyped about Croatia -- a gorgeous country in southern Europe you hadn’t heard much about until the past …

European Travel

A Beginner's Guide to Retinol—Here's Everything You Need to Know

Ah, retinol. When it comes to defense against fine lines and maintaining a healthy glow, there's no ingredient in skincare more lauded. The irony? Even though the revolutionary youth-enhancing active is a mainstay of drugstores, department store counters, and dermatologist offices alike, it still …

Skin Care

The 9 Best Texturizing Sprays That Will Give You Model-Off-Duty Hair

If you've always been hesitant to try a texturizing spray on your hair, now is the time to branch out. Summer is great time to experiment with styles without the rain and wind that comes with Winter. Consider the product a marriage between dry shampoo and hairspray — it's meant to revitalize and …

Hair

10 Stuffed Peppers Recipes for Creative Weeknight Dinners

When it comes to cooking dinner during the week, it can be hard to continuously add variety, especially if you’re tired from a busy day or are …

Cooking

10 Unforgettable European Vacations Under $400

Go slightly farther east than the typical tourist locations for incredible European destinations that won’t break the bank—but will introduce you to …

European Travel

7 mistakes everyone makes when cooking chicken

Cooking the perfect chicken breast is a skill many home cooks aspire to have in their culinary toolbox. Chicken is versatile and affordable-and healthy, too. (Check out all 100 of our chicken breast recipes.) But chicken that's dried out and tough? No, thank you!<p>To help make sure you get a moist …

Cooking

Why You Should Try Teff, The Gluten-Free Grain for Weight Loss and Stronger Bones

If you haven't heard much about teff or maskal teff flour yet, you probably will soon. Teff is set to be the latest trendy superfood for weight loss …

Nutrition

The only gazpacho recipe you need right now

Overview Ingredients Steps<p>Overview<p>What tomato soup is to winter, gazpacho is to summer — a quick, easy bowl that is just right for the season.<p>Gazpacho is a quintessential Spanish summertime soup. It is not cooked and can vary in composition and ingredients, but it typically includes tomatoes, …

Recipes

7 Ways To Make Your Perfume Last In Hot Weather, Because Nobody Likes Waste

It's easy to get incredibly sweaty in this never-ending heatwave. And while deodorant can prevent any nasty odours, you'll probably still be turning …

Beauty

The 7 Things Solar Panel Makers Don’t Want You To Know

Installing solar panels in your home can lower your environmental footprint and your monthly bills, but there are also some disadvantages you should …

Solar Power

The Towns of Santorini: The Complete Guide

The villages of Santorini are remarkably varied. Considering that this is an island of barely 28 square miles, with a population of about 15,500 …

European Travel

We Found The World’s Best Dark Circles Eye Cream At Sephora

A product has to be pretty spectacular to earn the title of world’s best eye cream for dark circles, but this one really does take the cake. If you …

Skin Care

Create better presentations with this animation tool

A Powerpoint presentation can be boring to sit through, no matter how many fun visual aids you try to incorporate. To liven up any presentation and …

Infographics

How to Keep the Breading from Falling Off Chicken

We’ll be the first to admit it—the breading is the best part of baked or fried chicken (or pork, steak, or fish, or anything, really). So when the …

Recipes

You Don't Need a Gym to Lose Fat and Build Muscle — Try These 11 Equipment-Free Moves

The gym isn't the only place where you can lose body fat and build muscle. Weightlifting will allow to you achieve both goals simultaneously, but it isn't your only option if you want to get stronger. Using your body as a weight can and will help you turn excess body fat into lean muscle. …

Workouts

3 Mistakes That Will Tank Your Marketing Strategy -- And How to Fix Them

Brands are spreading themselves thin, diluting their efforts. Here's how to avoid that mistake at your business.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>With so many platforms, channels, audiences and messages to consider, creating a successful marketing strategy can …

Marketing

8 Quick Weekday Meals From 1 Big Batch of Quinoa

I used to love meal prep. I’d look forward to Sundays spent grocery shopping, chopping all kinds of vegetables, and rotating sheet pan after sheet …

Healthy Eating

7 Places In Greece 'Mamma Mia!' Fans Need To Visit Right Now, Because Here We Go Again

<i>Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again</i> officially comes out on July 20, and I'm already so excited. Like most of my favorite romantic comedies, I've watched the …

European Travel