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Making Little Brains Kindergarten-Ready

One of the most important skills for any kindergartner, besides recognizing the alphabet and opening juice boxes, is knowing how to keep still. At …

78 years ago, a journalist studied 500 rich men and boiled down their success into 13 steps

At the peak of Andrew Carnegie's career, he crossed paths with an impressive journalist named Napoleon Hill, who he trusted to document — and share with the world — the strategies that turned him into one of the wealthiest and most successful businessmen of all time.<p>"It was Mr. Carnegie's idea that …

Self-improvement

How To Choose The Right Sunglasses For Your Face Shape

Perhaps your accessories collection is so vast it needs its own closet. Or perhaps you’re a one tie, one watch type who can barely remember if …

Learn to Chart, Learn to Lose Less Money, Learn These Books

Here is reality: Books on charts, or <b>technical analysis</b>, sell like hotcakes.<p>People who try to extract what stocks, bonds, currencies, and commodities …

Is a New York Fashion Week for Men Really a Good Idea?

Gentlemen, you’re up.<p>Next week begins the first-ever fashion week in New York City singularly devoted to menswear. NYFW: Men’s runs for three days …

Slow Cooker Chicken and Dumplings Recipe

"This is an easy slow cooker recipe that cooks while you are at work! It is wonderful on a cold, snowy day. I have four children who are picky …

9 Powerful Books Elon Musk Recommends

Elon Musk's must-read list exhibits his well-known and deep interest in science, as well as the personalities behind it.<p>In previous posts, I've reviewed Bill Gates's summer reading list and the books that Steve Jobs wanted people to read.<p>Elon Musk's reading recommendations are quite different. …

Want Google’s Cardboard VR Headset? OnePlus Is Giving Them Away For Free, If You Pay Shipping

Since about 10 seconds after Google launched its do-it-yourself Cardboard virtual reality headset, other companies have been selling pre-made clones — and Google is totally fine with that.<p>(Wondering WTF “Cardboard” is? The short version: it’s a virtual reality headset that uses your phone as the …

‘Fast Flip’ for the Best Steak of Your Life

<b>Last Updated November, 2017.</b><p>Breaking misconceptions can be tough on the psyche. No one enjoys learning they’ve been wrong the whole time. Debunking …

25 totally immense BBQ recipes you need in your life

<b>QUICK! Summer’s finally here… get the barbie out!</b><p>Hallelujah praise the Lord, summer has finally arrived on the British Isles.<p>As we don’t know how …

Recipes

The Code: A Conversation With Dion "No I.D." Wilson (Pt. 1)

Dion “No I.D.” Wilson is a master craftsman.<p>Currently, he serves as the Executive Vice President of Def Jam Records and CEO of ARTium Brands, which includes a roster of artists such as Jhene Aiko, Elijah Blake, Vince Staples, Cocaine 80′s and Snoh Aalegra.<p>He’s been a pioneer in music for over two …

Nationwide Crime Spike Has Law Enforcement Retooling Its Approach

Crime in America may be on the rise again. It's too early to talk about a national trend, but there have been troubling spikes in shootings and murders in big cities such as New York, Baltimore and Los Angeles.<p>Until recently, crime decreased steadily for two decades, and the national murder rate is …

10 Things You Need to Know About Placing Music on TV and in Films

You want <i>every</i> chance to generate income from your music, and while mechanical royalties (for sales of tangible product and digital downloads) have …

TV shows

The World's Richest People Lost $70 Billion Yesterday

The world's 400 richest people lost a combined $70 billion on Monday as equity markets around the globe were hammered on fears about Greece and …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Profiles<p>Atlanta’s realest rapper doesn't say much—but when he does, we listen.<p>By Samuel Hine18 hours agoView More<p>Editors' Picks<p>Your new summer secret …

12 Powerful Habits of the Super Successful and Wealthy That You Need to Adopt

Learn the powerful secrets of the super successful and emulate them into habits.<p>Success does not happen by luck, and wealth does not happen by accident--those who have built wealth and success have deliberate habits that make them more productive and effective. To emulate these habits, we must …

Re-evaluating the “Culture of Poverty”

<i>Despite its great wealth, the United States has long struggled with poverty. One popular theory for the paradox suggests that a “culture of poverty”</i> …

U.S. Department of Labor -- History -- The Negro Family - The Case for National Action

The Negro Family:<br>The Case For National Action<p>Office of Policy Planning and Research<br>United States Department of Labor<p>March 1965<p>Two hundred years ago, …

Know Anyone Who Thinks Racial Profiling Is Exaggerated? Watch This, And Tell Me When Your Jaw Drops.

I know everyone gets uncomfortable talking about race, but it would be great if people were more aware so they could challenge their own preconceived …

Ritholtz's Reads: How to Spot Crowded Trades

Our remarkably, purposely, blessedly Greek-free morning train reads:<p>Americans’ Net Worth Reaches High of $84.9 Trillion (WSJ)<br>• Don’t Fight The Market …

F-U-N-D-E-D: New rules mean you, too, can be a startup owner

"Unless you're a rich person, you can't participate in the next Facebook or Apple or Tesla. Friday opens that up."<p>Ron Miller, CEO of StartEngine

Articles about raising level and getting new roof basic bungalow becomes modern gem on Dwell.com - Dwell

Edward Ogosta Architecture renovates and extends a Californian dwelling, creating a breezy, light-filled home for a family of...<p>Tucked away in a quiet residential neighborhood of Buffalo, New York, is a new player on the local scene that has become the...<p>There's something fascinating that happens …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

New Arrivals<p><i>GQ</i>’s editors pick the freshest menswear, sneakers, watches and more worth your disposable income.<p>19 Photos1 day agoView …

How to Reverse Adversity and Bounce Back Stronger Than Ever

Why a crisis can strengthen your resolve and confidence.<p>Kevin Ogar severed his spine in a weightlifting competition last year. Twelve months later after an incredible rehabilitation, he was doing a muscle-up to get one precious rep in the CrossFit Games Open after 12.5 minutes of trying. Kevin's …

The 25 Best Abs Exercises

Refresh your workout with these ab exercises<p>Nothing says fit like a washboard stomach. But scoring high-definition abs isn't as easy as cranking out crunch after crunch. To sculpt a stronger, more chiseled core, you need the best ab workout to work the two dozen muscles between your hips and your …

Workouts

How to Pickle Vegetables the Italian Way (aka Giardiniera)

<i>Every Tuesday, Italian local</i> <b>Emiko Davies</b> <i>is taking us on a grand tour of Italy, showing us how to make classic, fiercely regional dishes at home.</i><p><i>Today: Pickle your favorite summer vegetables to keep them around for longer.</i><p>Giardiniera is a really simple, age-old way to preserve homegrown vegetables …

Spices

The racial politics behind 'Planet of the Apes'

Black people have had a contentious relationship with film since the advent of the medium. One of the earliest feature length productions, D.W. …

What Happens When an Ex-Google Executive Creates a School System?

Emma Eisner, a 12-year-old with short hair dyed green in parts, has roped off an area around an art project she’s building from cardboard. “Go away, …

19 Inspiring Billionaire Quotes About Resilience in Business and Life

How do the world's wealthiest people recommend dealing with failure?<p>The life of a billionaire must be pretty awesome, there's no doubt about that. It's not a cakewalk, though.<p>In fact, some of the world's wealthiest and most successful people have also had the greatest challenges to overcome. One of …

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