Christian A. Mund

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Stoner Gets the Most Magical Email From Chipotle, Ever

A stoned Redditor wrote Chipotle an angry email after seeing a "Chipotle/Exxon" ad on his TV. And, like magic, a Chipotle rep wrote him back an hour later:<p>We definitely haven't partnered with Exxon.<p>The only thing I can find online that might suggest this is a fake commercial that aired on Parks & …

Customer Service

Why Getting Out Of Your Comfort Zone Is The Best Thing You Can Do For Your Career

A few weeks ago I shared a bit of personal information on getting out of your comfort zone with my private group of newsletter subscribers. I wanted to share it here with you as well and expand on it a bit. While I’m still growing, learning, and expanding my career to get to where I want to be, I …

The Workplace

7 Ways Meditation Can Actually Change The Brain

The meditation-and-the-brain research has been rolling in steadily for a number of years now, with new studies coming out just about every week to illustrate some new benefit of meditation. Or, rather, some ancient benefit that is just now being confirmed with fMRI or EEG. The practice appears to …

Mindfulness

30 Ways to Have More Sex

Add some va-va-voom to your bedroom in 2016<p>Thinkstock<p>Make sex a five-level adventure<p><b>Why It’ll Work:</b> You have a lot of tricks at your disposal when you slip between the sheets. Why not use them all?<p>According to a study of 3,990 people at the University of Indiana, when couples performed four …

It’s Go (And Game) Time! Flip the News, Ads and Party Tips for Super Bowl XLIX

The Seattle Seahawks and New England Patriots will meet Sunday to compete for football’s biggest prize in Super Bowl XLIX. This year’s game features …

NFL

How to curb hunger pangs with your mind

There may be a simple way to lose weight using only the power of thought. You just have to know how, says David Robson.<p>Eric Robinson has a surprising tool for weight loss. It’s something we all have, but perhaps don’t use it as much as we’d like: our memory.<p>Dieters often feel that they are waging …

Nutrition

You're Doing Social Media All Wrong

You think you have to be on Facebook or Instagram. But do you know what you want out there?<p>Lou Altman needed to reschedule our call. Why? The founder of GlobaFone, a satellite communications firm in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, needed to attend a webinar hosted by a company whose social media program …

5 Healthy Eating Habits To Adopt This Year

<i>By Cynthia Sass, MPH, RD</i><p>Nutrition is a hot topic these days, yet many of my clients still struggle with consistently following through with "the basics," and the stats show that missing the mark on many healthy habits is the norm. For example, the median daily intake of produce for U.S. adults is …

11 Fantastic Productivity Tricks You Can Use Today | Inc.com

We all have important things to get done at work, but far too often, at the end of the day we realize that we haven't accomplished what we set out to do. The problem is that for all sorts of different reasons we end up doing things that don't help us meet our goals.<p>The solution is to focus on the …

Time Management

Increase Your Productivity: Tips From Successful Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurs must be self-motivated in order to succeed. In any given day, there are a range of tasks to be completed — those that make money, those …

How to Be More Charismatic | The Art of Manliness

Are you a senior in high school running for Student Council President?<p>Are you an entrepreneur looking to make a successful pitch and attract …

My Leadership Lesson in 2014

As I sat down this week to write a blog post about taking stock of the year, helping us all think about accomplishments, failures, learning, I found myself rather uninspired. I started, and stopped – multiple times. It wasn’t until I happened to visit a friend in the hospital that I was truly …

11 Essential Rules to Dressing Like an Adult

How to dress like a confident, in-the-know guy<p>Your driver’s license gives away your age. Don’t let your clothes do the same. Now is the time to start showing off the older, wiser, sophisticated man you are—starting with these essentials.<p><b>1. Find a suit that fits.</b> <br>A little boy wearing a suit for the …

Clothing

U.S. Stocks Slip, but End With Gains for the Year

Dow Has Longest Annual Winning Streak Since 1999<p>By<p>Dan Strumpf<p>Dan Strumpf<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@DanStrumpf<p>Dan.Strumpf@wsj.com<p>The Dow industrials notched a sixth straight annual gain despite a selloff on Wednesday, as investors piled into stocks amid an expanding U.S. economy, growing …

Stock Markets

21 Inspiring Fitness Girls To Follow On Instagram

All the motivation you need to get in shape—and stay there—in 2018.<p>From ballerinas to yogis and celebrity trainers, these stylish and in-shape girls show off the best workout motivation on Instagram. Follow along and be inspired to get fit—the healthy way.

7 Peak Performance Must-Dos For Business And Life

“What did you do!” I yelled at my accounts manager. He was lying down tanning on the terracotta gravel roof of our building, oiled up with darkened Hawaiian Tropic, blasting ACDC out of a giant silver boombox. I was on the phone with the WWE about a televised national wrestling match. He’d arranged …

5 Ways People Kill Their Career Potential...And May Not Realize It

As researchers who study appreciation and value creation in the workplace, it would be easy for us to write an article about killing career potential (both yours and your coworkers) by being a jerk at work. But, that’s not the only thing that kills potential.<p>We were curious about the opposite of …

10 Things I Want to Do Before I Die

They say you can speak things into existence. So, fingers crossed -- I'm sharing 10 specific things I definitely want to do before I leave this little world, and I won't quit until I cross every single one of these off my list.<p><b>1. Sit in the "end of the world swing" at Casa del Arbol in</i> …

Stocks make strong showing in first half of the year

U.S. stock markets continued their steady rise during the first half of 2014 with all major indexes showing gains.<p>The S&P 500 was up 6%, while the …

Yahoo makes its original TV play by giving 'Community' a sixth season

Fans of popular television series <i>Community</i> have a reason to ditch their Google-related services in favor of Yahoo.<p>Today, <i>Community</i> creator Dan Harmon announced that the series would be getting a sixth season following NBC’s cancellation of the show earlier this year. Talks for a sixth season first …

10 Words You Should Never Use to Describe Yourself | Inc.com

Consider the word "charismatic." If someone called me charismatic, I will be incredibly flattered (and hugely surprised). But if I call <i>myself</i> charismatic, you will think I'm a jerk--and rightly so.<p>Here are 10 more words that are awesome when used by others to describe you, but that you should never …

Self-improvement

How To Build A Rock Solid Core | Crucial Fitness

<b>Core Workout with iSupp Ambassador Mathew Tidball.</b><p><b>Commonly asked questions: How to build a rock solid core? What are the best ‘abs’ exercises?</b><p>The …

5 Moves to Lose Love Handles

7-Minute Muffin Top Blaster<p>7 Minutes to Whittle Your Middle<p>How to Burn Belly Fat for Absolute Beginners<p>7- Day Summer Abs Challenge<p>28-Day Flat Belly …

How to Become a Confident Public Speaker

<i>Matthew Capala is the author of “Away with the Average,” an NYU Professor, and Founder of SearchDecoder.com. This post originally appeared on Matthew’s Medium blog.</i><p>I lived in Poland until the age of 23. I moved to New York 10 years ago, where I’ve led several lives: construction worker, scaffold …

5 Things You Must Know About Angel Investors | Inc.com

Brian Cohen is an experienced angel investor and the chairman of the New York Angels, a consortium of angel investors that focus on start-ups in the New York City area. He has written, with John Kador, a book called <i>What Every Angel Investor Wants You to Know</i>.<p>Although the publication date is …

Venture Capital

Still More Data Shows Pinterest Passing Twitter In Popularity

Its most recent valuation of $5 billion makes Pinterest a clear No. 4 among U.S. social networking companies, behind LinkedIn (current market cap: $20 billion), Twitter ($23 billion) and, of course, Facebook ($170 billion). On the basis of users, however, it’s increasingly obvious that Pinterest …

ZocDoc Is Raising $150 Million At $1.6 Billion Valuation As Digital Health Heats Up

Digital health has suddenly turned into a race for data — and funding. ZocDoc, the online booking company that lets patients take empty slots in doctors’ schedules with their smartphones, is on course to raise $152.6 million in a new round of funding from investors that are likely to include …

16 Entrepreneurs Share 16 Reasons Startups Fail

<i>The following are the top results from a survey of entrepreneurs on the topic of startup failure, provided by the Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC),an</i> …