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Scott Baio to Speak at Republican National Convention

Scott Baio, star of the sitcoms <i>Charles in Charge</i> and the <i>Happy Days</i> spinoff <i>Joanie Loves Chachi</i>, has announced that he will speak at the upcoming …

Reizen per camper door de VS voor 1 dollar per dag

<i>Toeren door de Valley of Fire S.P., een klein maar prachtig kleurrijk staatspark. Het park staat vooral bekend om zijn kleurrijke rotsen die door</i> …

How to Motivate Your Clients to Change

• <b>Auteur:</b> Lyn Kelley<p>New, updated edition 2018. Dr. Lyn Kelley, Certified Professional Coach, gives you the PROVEN step-by-step process of how a person changes and how mental health professionals, coaches, and other human service providers can best help people to create and maintain changes. Based on …

A 5-Minute Exercise That Will Boost Your Mood

Try these guaranteed mood boosters, created by game designer Jane McGonigal, PhD, author of the forthcoming book Superbetter.<p><i>On left: Positive emotions, On right: Negative emotions</i><p>Look over the emotional states above and on a separate piece of paper write down any you've felt in the past 24 hours. …

8 Fascinating Things We Learned About The Mind In 2015

Memory erasing is just the beginning.<p>As the New Horizons spacecraft made its historic flight to Pluto and some scientists explored the far reaches of our solar system, others were making some incredible advances in their exploration of the inner workings of the mind.<p>Studies published this year shed …

How to get 60 Leads in 24 hours with a Landing Page and a LinkedIn Group

A few weeks ago a startup asked me to figure out the cheapest and most sustainable way for them to get 25 qualified leads to try their product. Like …

SXSW: How to Build a Staff That Works

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>Entrepreneur is on the ground for</i> <i>SXSW. Check back for highlights from the festival as well as insights on trends from a range of thought leaders and innovators.</i><p>Nicole Glaros, a partner at Techstars Ventures, has a master's degree in sport …

Meet Afghanistan’s first woman taxi driver, who sleeps with a hunting rifle

She is an outlier, but she couldn’t care less.<p>Sara Bahai is a single, 40-year-old woman who works as a taxi driver in conservative Afghanistan. In fact, she is the first and only Afghan female driver in recent memory.<p>Bahai became the breadwinner of her 15-member family after her brother-in-law was …

Harvard Business Review On: How to Hire Superstars

How do you recruit, hire, and retain awesome people? Today startups and behemoths alike brag about their team of ninjas or rockstars. But how can you …

Israel’s TabTale has become a global leader in kids mobile games (interview)

TabTale is one of Israel’s success stories in mobile gaming. Founded in 2010 to make kids games and education apps, it now publishes a game every week on iOS, Google Play, Amazon, and Windows.<p>The company was started by Sagi Schliesser, Oran Kushnir, and Nir Bejerano. Now it has more than 230 …

7 steps to improving your sleep and your productivity

The latest in sleep science is clear: No matter how self-motivated you may be, you need a good night’s rest to perform to your highest …

Opinion: Bull bubble popping: time to hedge against Crash of 2016

“Trust no one. Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, not even if I have said it,” warned the Buddhas of Wall Street, “unless …

The Right Way to End a Meeting

A common complaint among managers is that the conversations they have with employees aren’t producing results: “We keep talking about the same issue over and over, but nothing seems to ever happen!” That’s because most managers are missing a vital skill: the ability to deliberately close a …

When a Healthy Diet Meets a Planet in Peril

In the movie <i>Interstellar</i>, civilization is on the verge of collapse. Corn and okra have become the planet’s last viable crops, and even they are …

Social media ROI smackdown: What your business can't afford to ignore

Harvard Business School professor, Frank V. Cespedes, debates the value of social media and offers important and practical advice to companies and …

7 Exclusive Email Marketing Methods For Definite Conversion

The process of sending an email to potential customers so as to promote sales is considered as email marketing. Increased use of social networking …

5 traits of emotionally intelligent leaders

In November 1974, not long after I joined the real estate development firm Trammell Crow Company, <i>Fortune</i> magazine ran a profile of company founder …

The Missing Link Between Business, Marketing, And Customer Strategy: Buyer Personas

One significant change in the past few years is the top of mind presence of the customer on the part of CEOs. The mandate of “getting closer to the …

Marketing Colors True Colors

If you’ve read my last post “How Does the Psychology of Color Affects Marketing Success” you by now know much more about marketing than 80% of …

Have a business idea? Get started

There’s no doubt your idea is great. But with the boom of startups and the aid that’s available in the country for entrepreneurs, what should be …

The Art Of Building And Maintaining Authentic Relationships

Building genuine relationships takes time, mutual care, and interest. Here’s how to keep your interactions with new connections honest.<p>The best professional relationships I have ever formed have come from unexpected places. Clothing swaps. Birthday parties. Continuing education classes. The …

10 Reasons Why You Should Spend $10 Per Week On Facebook Advertising

Imagine spending months writing a novel and having an esteemed journalist for the New York Times review your book. You are a nervous wreck waiting …

How To Optimize Customer Service Via Facebook

Customers are vocal. So it should come as no surprise that when it comes to sharing success stories, asking questions or filing complains, they’ll …

Advice to young entrepreneurs: 5 things I wish I’d known before taking on the CEO role

From Jobs and Gates to Mark Zuckerberg and Drew Houston, we’ve become enamored with the story of the young CEO rocketing to fame and success at increasingly younger ages (just think of Summly’s Nick D’Aloisio).<p>And this phenomenon is only likely to continue as kids become more deeply ensconced in …

When Does Your Employer Love You Most?

There is a magical moment when an employer loves you more than they ever have before or ever will again. It’s the moment when they are trying to recruit you. Maybe it was a fast and easy recruitment process or maybe it was gnarly and draining.<p>Either way, they want you now, and this is the magical …

10 types of people you should hire immediately

Smart entrepreneurs surround themselves with positive people, especially when business is bad. Positive people come in many forms, but their can-do, feel-good attitudes are universally contagious.<p>A 20-year study published in 2008 shows that having just one happy friend increases your chances of …

Paris Review - Ernest Hemingway, The Art of Fiction No. 21

Interviewed by George Plimpton<p>Issue 18, Spring 1958<p>Ernest Hemingway, ca. 1939. Photograph by Lloyd Arnold<p>HEMINGWAY<p>You go to the races?<p>INTERVIEWER<p>Yes, occasionally.<p>HEMINGWAY<p>Then you read the Racing Form ... There you have the true art of fiction.<p>—Conversation in a Madrid cafe, May, 1954<p>Ernest …

The Power of 'Good Enough'

How settling can make people happier and more satisfied than gunning for "the best"<p>Over a decade ago, psychologist Barry Schwartz published what might be the ultimate psychological life-hacking tome, <i>The</i> <i>Paradox of Choice: Why More Is Less</i>.​ In it, Schwartz argues that the modern world's smorgasbord …

Bringing empathy to the Middle East through gaming

Navit Keren grew up in Israel. She's lived through the signing of historic peace treaties, and horrific terrorist attacks. Just as important though, she's witness to the dramatic deterioration of the relationship between Israelis and Palestinians. The biggest problem she sees, is a lack of empathy. …

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Dennis the Dachshund Diets, Ditches the Dumpy Look

Dennis is a dachshund from from Columbus, Ohio who was abused by his former owners in the form of being grossly overfed hamburgers and pizza. The …