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5 Chocolate Cake Recipes That Really Are "The Best"

We've come across dozens and dozens of chocolate cake recipes out there that claim to be the <i>best. O</i>r the most amazing, most perfect — you get the …

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The 1 Book Bill Gates and Warren Buffett Say You Should Read to Succeed | Inc.com

Both Bill Gates and Warren Buffett--two of the most successful businessmen of our time--have said that <i>Business Adventures</i> by finance journalist John Brooks is the read that brought them enlightenment in business.<p>Why this book in particular? Well, the nonfiction publication--released almost half a …

Millennials, Take This Savings Lesson From Retirees

Many have mulled this question; few have been lucky enough to answer it: Take lottery winnings as a lump sum or annuity?<p>As with any financial decision, there are pros and cons to both sides. But the pro to a lump sum is often the same as the con: You get to take that money and run. For some that …

15 habits of self-made millionaires, from a man who spent 5 years studying rich people

Success doesn't crop up overnight. All self-made millionaires had to start somewhere.<p>Much of their transformation from ordinary to seven-figure status can be attributed to "rich habits," a term coined by Thomas C. Corley, who spent five years researching the daily habits of 177 self-made …

To Stay Married, Embrace Change

A couple of years ago, it seemed as if everyone I knew was on the verge of divorce.<p>“He’s not the man I married,” one friend told me.<p>“She didn’t change, and I did,” said another.<p>And then there was the no-fault version: “We grew apart.”<p>Emotional and physical abuse are clear-cut grounds for divorce, …

How to Be a Master Communicator

There are more ways to communicate with employees than ever. Make sure you know how to use them all.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurs need to communicate with investors, marketers, employees, influencers, programmers, customers and investors, among other …

Learning These 7 Tough Skills Will Immediately Improve Your Entire Life

<b>These essential skills are never</b> <b>taught</b> <b>in school, but they will</b> <b>pay dividends</b> <b>for</b> <b>your entire life.</b><p><i>“Anyone who stops learning is old whether at 20 or</i> <i>80.Anyone</i> <i>who</i> <i>keeps</i> <i>learning stays strong.” — Henry Ford</i><p>We often focus only on learning skills that are directly pertinent to our jobs during the busy …

Bill Gates, Warren Buffett And Oprah All Use The 5-Hour Rule

<b>Top business leaders often spend five hours per week doing deliberate learning.</b><p>In the article “Malcolm Gladwell got us wrong”, the researchers behind …

How to harness fear to live a more fulfilling life

Adventurer Matt Prior shares his philosophy on feeling, respecting and conquering fear.<p>The last time I felt real fear was up in the Andes back in …

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Here's a 6-Figure Service Business You Can Start for Under $100

Stocking shelves in the grocery store looks like a starter job but it is actually a lucrative business.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As you go about your grocery shopping, focused on the items that you need to get, you probably don’t realize that there’s an incredible …

The 1 Thing You Need to Succeed (Anywhere, Anytime) | Inc.com

We're always looking for the easy way out. There has to be a shortcut, an easier way to learn whatever it is we're supposed to learn--an effortless path around the drudgery and mundaneness of struggling through the tried-and-true way in order to speed up the process. Sometimes, we even waste more …

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13 books Ernest Hemingway thought every young writer should read

In 1934, a young man named Arnold Samuelson was fresh out of journalism school at the University of Minnesota when he read "One Way Across," a short story by Ernest Hemingway.<p>The story later became part of Hemingway's fourth novel "To Have and Have Not."<p>Samuelson admired the story so much that he …

Unlocking the secrets of the Mediterranean diet

<i>This article was originally published on August 30th, 2016. According to a major new study, eating a Mediterranean diet can help reduce risk of one of worst types of breast cancer by 40 per cent.</i><p>The summer holidays are drawing to a close, but chances are you’ll remember the food – those …

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Welcoming Ramadan 1439 AH “O you who have believed, decreed upon you is fasting as it was decreed upon those before you that you may become …

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Scientists say this combination of exercises is the most powerful cure for depression

I think we all have felt depressed at some point in our lives, and for many of us the condition has been debilitating.<p>We end up trying all sorts of …

The Pit In Your Stomach is Actually Your Second Brain

The world is so much bigger and more interesting than we can see with our naked eyes. If we could, we could watch cells grow, morph, and split again over and over again on the backs of our own wrists--or the billions of foreign cells living in and among our own, forming what scientists are …

21 Best Beaches in the World

Find perfection in these places where land meets water.<p>Ask true beach lovers to name a favorite swath of surf and sand, and the answer changes with the tides. Luckily our planet is covered in oceans, seas, and lakes, which means there’s a beach to indulge any whim. From pearly crescents covered in …

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Hexago Peel & Stick Wall Tiles

The peel and stick tile Hexago differs from the other models of Smart Tiles with its geometric shape. Its little hexagons assign it a sober and …

Interior Design

The Ikea Essentials: Editors’ 10 Favorite Kitchen Tools

When it comes to kitchenware, Remodelista editors are known to stockpile a few trusty (and inexpensive) Ikea standbys. Here are our most-reached-for …

IKEA

A Neuroscientist Reveals 3 Mindful Steps to Rewire Your Brain to Live in the Present Moment

Mindfulness has become a word we hear everywhere nowadays, yet not many people know its true meaning. You may ask yourself, what is mindfulness? The …

35 Bean Recipes for All Your Plant-Protein (and High-Fiber) Needs

“Beans, beans, they’re good…” OK, we all know how that ends. But cheeky rhymes aside, it’s true that beans are some of the best foods you could be …

Betsy DeVos Is Public Enemy No. 1 With Teachers' Unions

The forces in and around the teachers’ unions of America are engaging in a massive assault against Betsy DeVos, President-elect Donald Trump’s pick for Education Secretary. From her wealthy family to her Christian faith and support of school vouchers, DeVos ticks off the education establishment, …

People With These 3 Traits Are Universally Attractive, Says Science

The art of attraction spans far more than the romantic, sexual, or physical. Your charm, personality, and attitude can win people over in business, …

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8 Sources of Strength Powerful Enough to Overcome the Fears Holding You Back

To avoid failure, acknowledge and compensate for your weaknesses. To achieve great success, discover and build on your strengths.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What are your powers? Few of us are focused on what our powers are, let alone practicing or leading from …

5 mental tricks to help you manage stress and be more 'mindful' in 2017

If there's one thing that 2016 has taught many of us, it's that it helps to have a way to calm our minds and quiet our hearts. Just how do you do that? Try "mindfulness."<p>That, essentially, means being more attuned to what's going on around you and inside of you. "Mindfulness is an open-hearted way …

Alan Watts on the most important realization you can come to about life

If you haven’t heard of Alan Watts, he was a famous philosopher, speaker and writer on mindfulness, Buddhism and eastern philosophy. Coming from …

8 books that will change your life in 2017

And if your New Year's resolution isn't to read more ... well, have we got some recommendations that will make you change your resolution.<p>The following eight books will help you stop worrying, stop being tired, and stop feeling overwhelmed — and start excelling in your field, embracing life's …

The 22 Most Popular Beauty Products at Ulta This Year

One particularly good way to discover the absolute best beauty products? Go straight to the source. We asked our friends at makeup superstore Ulta to share the 22 products shoppers...

How Complaining Rewires Your Brain For Negativity

Research shows that most people complain once a minute during a typical conversation. Complaining is tempting because it feels good, but like many other things that are enjoyable--such as smoking or eating a pound of bacon for breakfast--complaining isn't good for you.<p>Your brain loves efficiency …