Colleen

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8 Barre-Inspired Abs Exercises You Can Do at Home

When you think of barre workouts, you probably picture a ballet barre in a studio with walls covered in mirrors and floors lined with mats. You also …

Workouts

Be the Most Persuasive Person in the Room: 9 Things Highly Influential People Always Do, According to Science

Sometimes facts, logic, and reasoning aren't enough. Here's how the most persuasive people make a great argument even more convincing.<p>Every successful person I know is extremely good at persuading other people. Not manipulating or pressuring, but genuinely <i>persuading</i>: Describing the logic and …

Want to Raise Successful Kids? Tony Robbins Says Do This 1 Simple Thing

Drawing on the work of a Stanford psychologist, he says changing the way you talk to them can shape their lives for the better.<p>Tony Robbins: The Best Way to Raise Entrepreneurial Children<p>Parents want their kids to be successful. So when I saw that Tony Robbins was giving child-raising advice, I …

5 Unconventional Leadership Books You Need to Read

"Today a reader, tomorrow a leader."<p>"Today a reader, tomorrow a leader."<i><br>―Margaret Fuller</i><p>Want to know one of the "secrets" to becoming a better leader? Become a more voracious reader.<p>One of the best ways to "stand on the shoulders of giants" is to read. We hear it all the time--that the most …

The Four-Step Perfect Pitch (and Four Common Mistakes)

The perfect pitch is key to securing investors and stakeholders, and it is something you can learn successfully<p>The purpose of a pitch is not to secure an investment on the spot. That kind of gung-ho approach, compelling as it can be when propagated by Hollywood's finest, is absolutely misguided.<p>Get …

This Is Exactly What Vegans Should Eat in 24 Hours, Says a Dietitian

With the growing popularity of veganism as a lifestyle comes the understanding that sometimes it can be difficult for vegans to meet all their …

15 Foods You Should Never, Ever Eat

Hard-and-fast food rules are made to be broken. But some common foods are seriously bad for you. "It doesn't mean you'll get sick, get cancer, or die …

Here's How To Eat A Little Healthier This Week

It's actually easier than you think.

Sharing These 20 Truths with Your Child Could Change Their Life

<i>“Children must be taught how to think, not what to think.”<br>― Margaret Mead</i>Our children grow up so fast. Before we know it they’re out there somewhere …

27 Pieces Of Advice You Wish You Had Known Before Turning 30

And even if you've already 30, they still work.<p><i>This post was translated from Spanish.</i>

How to Take Back Your Life When You're Feeling Too Busy

It's easy to get caught up in the whirlwind that is life—never stopping or relenting when it comes to your career or loved ones. And while keeping …

Do You Need Motivation Right Here Right Now?

The best way to get out of a desperate situationThe post Do You Need Motivation Right Here Right Now? appeared first on iamwire.

Motivation

Essential Tools For Getting Through Life's Toughest Struggles

We all hope for a life free of struggles. But of course we know challenges are an inevitable part of life. A few tools can help you glide through the …

Siblings

Hey Moms In The School Drop-Off Line, Get Out Of The Car

Last school year was quite the debacle for my family. I was nine months pregnant with my fourth child, shuffling my kids to a school that was …

Parents Of Successful Kids Do These 10 Things In Common, Science Finds

en_US<p>article<p>Successful parenting produces successful kids. Parents who produce prize prodigies have several things in …

How to Be Super Productive Every Week Without Losing Your Mind

Extremely productive people know the difference between urgent and important.<p>You will work better when you find and stick to habits that work best for you. You can't use every productive habit you read about. The most successful people you know stick to habits that produce the most results. You can …

Unlocking Your Parental Intelligence -- Changing Your Parenting Life Style

Why do children do what they do? What's on their minds? How can parents know their child's inner world?<p>Do you ever wonder why your child behaves the way she does? How many times in a single day do you ask yourself, "Why did she do that?" Even little things can throw you.<p>Your three-year-old lies …

Parenting

6 Books That Should Be on Every Entrepreneur's Reading List

Every book, try to get one takeaway.<p><i>What books should entrepreneurs read? originally appeared on Quora--the knowledge-sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by James Altucher, entrepreneur, angel investor, and best-selling author, on Quora:</b><p>I'm …

If You Lift Weights, This Yoga Sequence Is a Must

Whether you work out at a CrossFit box or you lift heavy at the gym, your tight muscles could use some extra love to not only prevent injury but to ease sore muscle pain as well. This 17-pose sequence will target all the major muscle groups, so your body feels more flexible and open.

15 Ingenious DIY Camping Hacks That Make Roughing It Easy

Whether you’re a camping pro or trying it out for the first time, there is an arsenal of supplies you need to take with you on your journey to the great outdoors. Sure, you can splurge on gear you need at your local outfitter, but like a true creative, why not trying DIYing your own? Like a …

How To Rate Your Date—Before Getting Hooked

Though her official title is Life Strategist, Suzannah Galland is a bit more than that: Not only does she give clients specific and actionable …