Brittany Brosh-Adair

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This Vegan Kale Pesto Is Packed With Healthy Fats and Vitamins

Not only is this vegan kale pesto creamy and delicious, it comes packed with kale, a vegetable that's rich in cancer-fighting antioxidants, fiber, …

4 steps to getting anything you want in life

“Don’t wish it was easier wish you were better. Don’t wish for less problems wish for more skills. Don’t wish for less challenge wish for more …

This is what your smartphone is doing to your brain — and it isn't good

All day long, we're inundated by interruptions and alerts from our devices. Smartphones buzz to wake us up, emails stream into our inboxes, notifications from coworkers and far away friends bubble up on our screens, and "assistants" chime in with their own soulless voices.<p>Such interruptions seem …

5 Books to Read Now if You Want to Retire Rich

The best retirement planning books, according to experts.<p>You might be able to start collecting Social Security at 62, but personal finance expert …

Retirement

Laurence Graff Acquires Another Enormous Diamond

The Meya Prosperity Diamond was purchased for $16.5 million.<p>Laurence Graff—founder and chairman of world-renowned multinational jewelry brand based …

Diamonds

The Funniest Wildlife Photos Of 2017 Are Also Pretty Freakin' Adorable

They have our seal of approval.<p>The animal kingdom has a whole lot of jesters.<p>The winners of the annual Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards were announced on Thursday, recognizing photos that are “light-hearted, upbeat, possibly unpretentious and mainly about wildlife doing funny things,” the contest …

The CVS-Aetna Merger Is A Mortal Threat To U.S. Hospitals

CVS Health’s proposed acquisition of Aetna is designed to keep patients out of the hospital for as much care as possible while escalating the move away from fee-for-service medicine to value-based care.<p>CVS plans to expand services in its pharmacies and retail clinics, and even deliver care to …

Health Care

How To Be More Assertive At Work When That’s Just Not Your Personality

It’s your job to ask for things. Here’s how to be more comfortable with getting what you want.<p>Find it hard to advocate for yourself? You’re not alone. The personality trait that psychologists call “agreeableness” describes how motivated you are to get along with other people. If you’re highly …

Psychology

2.9 Million Children Are Threatened by Toxic Air Pollution From Oil & Gas Development

A new analysis of state and federal data shows 2.9 million children enrolled in schools and daycares across the country are threatened by oil and gas …

How to know whether you have ‘enough’ to retire early

“Enough” is perhaps the centrally important concept to early retirement.<p>Calculating it with some degree of accuracy is critical for everyone, …

Retirement

4 Proven Ways to Deal With Stress Without Shutting Down, Giving Up or Taking Meds

Stress grinds people down but don't underestimate measures as simple as a better perspective or a walk around the block for dealing with it effectively.<p>7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Stress happens. In fact, stress is perfectly normal and, in some cases, even …

Self-help

Nicole Kidman Flawlessly Clapped Back at Giada De Laurentiis on *The Ellen DeGeneres Show*

What do you get when you mix one TV chef and one Oscar-winning actress in a cooking segment on a daytime talk show? Undeniable proof that Nicole Kidman is the Australian queen of the side-eye—and perhaps the most awkward six minutes in recent TV history.<p><i>Big Little Lies</i> star Kidman and famed <i>Food</i> …

Take away the idea of true love and we would all have a better chance of happiness

The concept is dangerous because it sets up a whole battery of expectations and it downgrades the business end of love<p>I have been invited by the Oxford Union to debate the question “This house would abandon the ideal of true love”. I’m not sure why they invited me, a Family columnist, but I suppose …

How To Retire At 60 As Dividend Investors

Well, lads, it’s time for this couple to retire.<p><b>Ted and Mary</b><p>Retirees need to know how to build a steady portfolio, plan their cash flows, and have …

Snap CEO Evan Spiegel gave the best career advice to a 19-year-old aspiring entrepreneur

Newman dreams of being a tech mogul in the image of Snap. He even launched a company that helped local businesses create geofilters.<p>So when Snap's famous founder, Evan Spiegel, came to USC and spoke to one of his classes, Newman was all over it.<p>Spiegel created Snapchat with his cofounders while he …

7 TED Talks That Will Change the Way You Look at Business

These presentations can teach you about the importance of time off, where you can do your best work, how to pitch to investors and more.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>TED Talks are a godsend. They introduce us to people we should keep on our radar and …

TED Talks

10 Easy Ways Small Businesses Should Track Competitors - Small Business Trends

One of the most important yet often unvalued requirements when running a small business is to track and monitor competition. Having a clear …

Small Business

Do You Zone Out? Procrastinate? Might Be Adult ADHD

Do you pop up from your seat during meetings and finish other people's sentences? And maybe you also procrastinate, or find yourself zoning out in the middle of one-on-one conversations?<p>It's possible you have adult ADHD.<p>Six simple questions can reliably identify adults with …

Autism

How Smart People Work Less and Get More Done

How you work is far more important than how much you work.<p>7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Some people have an uncanny ability to get things done. They keep their nights and weekends sacred and still get more done than people who work 10 or 20 hours more per …

Time Management

4 Ways The Republican Health Care Plan Uniquely Screws Older People

And why that matters for everyone.<p>Social Security ― often called the third rail of American politics ― is getting some competition for that title from another issue: health care for seniors.<p>The American Health Care Act, the Republican Party’s Obamacare replacement, causes disproportionate pain to …

Trayvon Martin's death sparked a movement that lives on five years later

<b>(CNN) —</b> Five years ago, the world learned of Trayvon Martin and how he died.<p>The African-American teenager's death at the hands of a neighborhood watch volunteer spurred a movement and gave rise to a rallying cry that resonates with many today: "#BlackLivesMatter."<p>Martin, 17, was carrying iced tea …

Intermittent fasting diet takes off pounds, makes people healthier

There's more evidence that occasional fasting — actually, just eating very lightly — can help people lose weight.<p>People who ate a special low-calorie diet five days a month not only lost weight, but lowered their cholesterol, blood pressure and body fat measurements, researchers reported …

Diabetes

How to Increase Conversion Rates On Your Site in 5 Easy Steps - Small Business Trends

We are in the constant chase for web traffic but there’s a good chance we are not making the most of what we already have. We may be able to utilize …

Small Business

3 Stocks You Can Buy Cheaper Than Warren Buffett Did

Iconic investor Warren Buffett has become one of the wealthiest people in the world by identifying value in the stock market. In a nutshell, Buffett …

Liz Weston: The money numbers you need to know

Some numbers matter more than others. How much you make is important, for example, but your financial health depends far more on how much you …

8 Tech Trends That Will Shape The Future Of Fashion And Luxury Retail In 2017

The fashion industry – from your department store to your luxury boutique – is undergoing significant change at the hands of the digital revolution. That’s not new in concept. Neither, mind you, is talking about things like artificial intelligence, virtual reality or blockchain as emerging …

eCommerce

Wisconsin's Secluded Glass Cabins

Inside Candlewood Cabins' one-of-a-kind Ocooch Mountains retreats<p>As Thanksgiving approaches, we’re dreaming of getaways — à deux getaways, that is. Yes, we all agree that family is important. We love them unconditionally. But sometimes the idea of spending four days inside with all your closest …

30 scientific ways your childhood affects your success as an adult

And while there isn't a set recipe for ensuring achievement and happiness in adulthood, psychology research has pointed to a handful of factors from childhood that can predict success.<p>Here's some of what we know about how your childhood influences your success as an adult:

To Improve Your Focus, Just Eat Like A Drone Pilot

Concentration, focus, and memory all get a boost from consuming this one antioxidant.<p>That mid-morning crash you get after having a cup of coffee and a muffin for breakfast might be acceptable if you work at a desk, but imagine if your ability to focus and respond had more serious consequences. The …

Nutrition

Green Death

Four Better Burials<p>Eco-friendliness is not only for the living. You’ve lived a green lifestyle—why turn into toxic waste after your death? Each year, …

Sustainability