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8 Things That Happen to Your Body If You Walk Every Day

Staying in shape can be difficult, but it’s something that everyone should do to ensure their health. However, you don’t need to join a gym or run …

Wellness

Working Fewer Hours Creates Better Productivity

Working fewer hours has proven to enhance employees' work-focus, time management and overall satisfaction, which leads to a fruitful and more profitable business.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of …

Work-life Balance

What essential oils are good for preventing stretch marks?

Essential oils are natural treatments that have been proved to be effective for preventing and reducing stretch marks.<p>Stretch marks are a common …

Skin Care

Essential oils for a sore throat: Lemon, peppermint, and more

A sore throat will usually go away without treatment. However, over-the-counter medications are not always effective at treating sore throats, and it …

Alternative Medicine

How Gabriel García Márquez Created a World in a Sentence

The novelist Mary Morris explains how the opening line of One Hundred Years of Solitude shaped her path as a writer.<p><b>By Heart is a series in which authors share and discuss their all-time favorite passages in literature. See entries from Colum McCann, George Saunders, Emma Donoghue, Michael Chabon,</b> …

Literature

5 Simple Decisions Successful Leaders Make Every Day (Only, 'Simple' Doesn't Mean What People Think It Does)

They're simple to articulate, but hard to decide. And yet you have to make these choices every day.<p>People are not the product of their circumstances, author Stephen R. Covey once said. They're the product of their decisions. If that's true for ordinary people, it's doubly so for successful …

Self-improvement

Elon Musk Just Sent an Extraordinary Email to Tesla Employees

A detailed look at a new email from Elon Musk teaches some important lessons.<p>Tesla, the electric auto manufacturer led by Elon Musk,is getting ready to enter a new phase of activity as it ramps up production of its mass-market intended Model 3. In an email recently obtained by automotive website …

Tesla

Why It's Time to Become Your Company's Chief Laziness Officer

Most of the work you do is not important and in fact slows you down.<p>My first real job was working for a large computer manufacturer in their production control department.<p>After two months there, the department head called me into his office and told me I was the laziest person he'd ever met. And he …

Outsourcing

Mum, 82, who couldn't recognise her own son due to dementia gets memory back - after changing her diet

An 82-year-old dementia sufferer who failed to recognise her own son has incredibly got her memory back after changing her diet.<p>When his mother's …

Dementia

Top 10 Reasons to Rebrand Your Business (Infographic)

In order to grow, sometimes you've got to go back to the drawing board.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Businesses often need to rebrand, and it can be a result of many reasons, including international growth, new management, a bad reputation or an outdated image. …

Top 10

How to Work for a Leader You Don't Believe In

A bad leader doesn't have to beat down a great person.<p>It is a sad truth that you never have to look far to find someone working for a leader they don't believe in. (It may even be you.) People lose faith in leaders for lots of reasons: broken trust, lack of confidence, or just plain disagreement.<p>If …

Leadership

Master These 6 Coaching Skills to Lead Your Team Where They've Never Dared Go

Good leaders coach people to correct problems. Great leaders can coach them to correct problems and take on new challenges.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I travel all over the world training, speaking and consulting. The majority of my business is facilitating …

Leadership

The Power of Leaders Who Focus on Solving Problems

In front of a packed room of MIT students and alumni, Vivienne Ming is holding forth in a style all her own. “Embrace cyborgs,” she calls out, as she clicks to a slide that raises eyebrows even in this tech-smitten crowd. “<i>Really</i>. Fifteen to 25 years from now, cognitive neuroprosthetics will …

Leadership

Want to Avoid Hiring People You Can't Trust Later? Ask These 5 Powerful Interview Questions

Warren Buffett famously said that you should interview for intelligence, energy, and integrity. And if they don't have the last one, don't bother.<p>Are you a hiring manager or a person who conducts interviews as part of your job? Well, if you're not employing the science of behavioral interviewing in …

Ethics

Dunning-Kruger Effect: Why Incompetent People Think They Are Superior

The Dunning-Kruger effect is a type of cognitive bias in which people believe that they are smarter and more capable than they really are. …

Psychology

What is Germany’s dual education system — and why do other countries want it? | Business| Economy and finance news from a German perspective | DW | 06.04.2018

The German economy is powered by products sold the world over. The strength of Europe's powerhouse depends on outbound shipments. We take a look at …

Education Policy

These 7 Essential Oils for Varicose Veins Are Practically Magic

Did you know that almost 25% of adults deal with varicose veins, the raised, swollen, and often purplish-blue twisted veins that most frequently …

Alternative Medicine

11 of the Most Amazing Places to Visit in South America If Money Were No Object

Ilha de Fernando de Noronha, Brazil<p>A volcanic archipelago several hundred clicks off Brazil’s north coast, the sheer natural splendor of Ilha de …

South America

How To Master A Weekend Getaway To Paris

For many travelers, a trip to a bucket-list city like Paris is the pinnacle of luxury. And whether that encompasses having the luxury of time (i.e. …

France

Local Farmers Will Replace Oil And Electric Companies, If A Purdue Prof Gets His Way

A Purdue University professor is developing a way for farmers to capture solar energy without blocking the sunlight their crops need.<p>The solar collectors being developed by Chemical Engineering Professor Rakesh Agrawal and his colleagues would capture infrared radiation for energy production while …

Clean Energy

Here's Why Some People Get 'Skin Orgasms' From Listening to Music

Those music chills.<p>Have you ever been listening to a great piece of music and felt a chill run up your spine? Or goosebumps tickle your arms and …

Flute

Jony Ive Discusses What It’s Like To Be A Designer, How To Get A Job At Apple

Video screenshot via Apple<br>Now that Jony Ive has returned to lead the design of Apple’s products, you can expect the brand’s future lineups to be …

Product Design

5 Leadership Rules From the Past That Don't Work Now (If You're Doing Any Of These, Stop)

Don't fall prey to these untruths<p>I think it's pretty fair to say that most of us want to be considered a successful leader. However, what worked in the past won't work now. Rapid change requires agile leaders who think differently and can adapt to the changing times. Leadership is also personal - …

Leadership

Water Behaves Differently From All Other Liquids, And We Finally Know Why

The Universe is so amazing.<p>You might not think about it much, but water is super weird. It doesn't behave like any other liquid. Now, by thinking …

Atoms

A good sex life ‘helps you live longer’

A new study has revealed that a great sex life will not only help you feel and look younger — it will also help you live longer.<p>Dr Eric Braverman, an …

Spices

11 Essential Oils for Eczema to Soothe and Hydrate Your Skin

Eczema is a skin condition that causes dry, rough, and inflamed patches onto the skin. Studies show that over 30 million Americans are affected by …

Skin Care

What Best Motivates You at Work? When 200,000 Employees Were Asked, This was Their No. 1 Response

Hint: It's not about the money, money, money.<p>When you're motivated, you feel energized. You're ready to take things on, get things done, push things forward. Projects get moved along; emails get answered; you move along with pep in your step.<p>When you're unmotivated, it's hard to get started. You …

Employee Engagement

6 Manuka Honey Benefits That Will Seriously Surprise You

Just think about when you’re sick and have a sore throat—we bet you drink tea with honey or at least suck on some honey-flavored lozenges. But have …

Alternative Medicine

6 Things Bad Bosses Always Fear (but Great Leaders Always Do)

It could mean the difference between success and failure.<p>Peter Drucker famously said: "Culture eats strategy for breakfast."<p>The quote was actually attributed to him and made famous in 2006 by Mark Fields, chief executive at Ford. Twelve years later, it's corporate-speak for purpose-led and …

Leadership

Where You Live Has a Major Impact on Your Health, According to Science

Place has a profound effect on our well-being.<p><i>How can we design communities to be healthy? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by John Moon, District Manager, Community Development at the</b> …

Local Economies