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The Best Deals on Outdoor Gear and Clothing

Hi, I’m Emily Reed, an online gear editor at <i>Outside</i>. I have spent the past four years educating and helping people gear up for their outdoor adventures. Each week, I scour the web for the best gear deals. I look for products that I’ve tested and am comfortable recommending to family, friends, and …

Backpacking

Jeff Bezos Says Any Good Business Opportunity Has These 4 Qualities

Dreamy business offerings all have huge potential.<p><b>Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos said a "dreamy" business offering has at least four characteristics.</b>• <b><br>"Customers love it, it can grow to very large size, it has strong returns on capital, and it's durable in time," Bezos said in his 2014 letter to Amazon</b> …

Jeff Bezos

How to become the best version of yourself

A lot of personal development content focuses on things like productivity, health, wealth and happiness. Which is fine, except these goals can …

Nelson Mandela

The fear of running out of money in retirement is overblown

One of my biggest concerns about early retirement was running out of money. What if there was another massive correction in the stock market? What if …

Retirement

12 Things Mentally Strong People Do That Nobody Else Does

Most people run away from their fears, but not the mentally strong.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You’ve no doubt heard a million times that you should exercise. But how many people have suggested that you become more mentally fit?<p>I’m not just talking about doing a …

Self-help

7 Things To Avoid If You Want To Become A Successful Photographer Things To Avoid So As To Become A Successful Photographer

While we all know that there is no universal recipe for becoming a successful photographer, there are certainly some pitfalls that every photographer …

Donald Trump isn't even trying to lie convincingly anymore

We're all tired of "Donald Trump tweeted more BS" stories, but the lie he dropped on Saturday is too much of a doozy to ignore.<p>"I never pushed the …

The No. 1 Mistake People Make When Handling Tough Conversations

No one enjoys difficult discussions, but if you want them to actually be helpful to your team, you're gonna need to lose the teleprompter.<p>I hardly have to tell you that the role of a leader is an important one. You're responsible for guiding and motivating your team to achieve its goals, and when …

Why Trump Keeps Creating Crises

He needs them to maintain his support.<p>It’s easy to survey the last 10 days in America and be flabbergasted at President Trump’s tendency to inflict politically bruising crises on himself. I know this because I had just that reaction on Wednesday, trying to make sense of his abrupt signing of an …

Donald Trump

Donald Trump Furious At Melania’s ‘I Don’t Care’ Jacket Protesting His Mocking Be Best Agenda

Donald Trump was angry that Melania Trump wore her ‘I Don’t Care’ jacket during her visit with migrant children in Texas to get back at him for …

'Ready, fire, aim' - critics see pattern to Trump's approach

WASHINGTON (AP) — Maybe it's not so easy after all. President Donald Trump's struggles to push immigration legislation through Congress and his about-face on breaking up immigrant families are putting a spotlight on his competence in carrying out his policies.<p>The fallout from Trump's handling of …

Donald Trump

Your Horoscope This Week

It’s another weird and intense week, stargazers! We’re entering the realm of oppositions, which, in astrology, are meant to show us how two different …

Horoscopes

Paul McCartney’s Extraordinary Carpool Karaoke Tour of Liverpool With James Corden

A *huge* surprise makes this one of the all-time Carpool greats.<p>James Corden describes it as “quite possibly the best #CarpoolKaraoke we’ve done so …

Suzy Welch: What to say when a job interviewer asks, 'Why do you want this job?'

"Why do you want this job?"<p>It's a question you know you'll get in your next job interview, but a standard, scripted response could ruin your chances …

40 Summer Journaling Prompts that Will Take Your Mind Off Things

<i>“Please read my journal,<br>look through my things<br>and figure me out.”<br>― Kurt Cobain</i>Don’t just think outside the box this summer…Think like there is no …

Trump says illegal immigrants should be deported with 'no judges or court cases'

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump said on Sunday that people who enter the United States illegally should be sent back immediately to where they came from without any judicial process, likening them to invaders who are trying to "break into" the country.<p>His proposal drew immediate …

10 Essentials for Safety Camping and Hiking

Packing the Ten Essentials whenever you step into the backcountry, even on day hikes, is a good habit. True, on a routine trip you may use only a few …

How to Become Superhuman and Achieve the Impossible

We can achieve more than we think. You just need to get over our mental barriers to see what you can really achieve.<p>This story originally appeared on Lewis Howes<p>One of the hardest things for us to deal with is pain. Our mind tries to prevent us from experiencing it. It’s just trying to protect us …

Motivation

Why Mindfulness Is Your New Secret Weapon

The 2010 Chicago Marathon came down to a duel between two East Africans: Kenyan Sammy Wanjiru and Ethiopian Tsegaye Kebede. The men were ranked one and two in the world, respectively, and their rivalry was fierce. On the line were a prestigious victory and a half-million-dollar purse.<p>Kebede led …

When You Start a New Job, Pay Attention to These 5 Aspects of Company Culture

When you join an organization, you have a short window of time to adapt to its culture. It’s the old 90-day rule. And we know too many talented individuals who have stumbled in their new company because they failed to read the cultural tea leaves. This happens because most organizations don’t …

These Three Friends Hit $2 Million In Revenue With A Fresh Approach To Publishing

Getting to $2 million in annual revenue was once almost unattainable for a tiny company with no employees except the owners. But Impressions Holdings, a profitable bootstrapped software, web services and content marketing firm, has hit the mark, according to its three founders, making the most of …

Startups

How to Use Your Camera Settings to Create Stellar Night Photography

Night photography introduces many challenges that are easily avoided during the day, like noise, blurriness, and your camera’s hypersensitivity to …

5 Tips For Writing a Book People Will Actually Read (From a First Time Author)

My first book comes out this month. Here's what I learned.<p>I was sitting alone in a garage surrounded by packing boxes.<p>My usual morning routine, which started with coffee back then (and now is more about black tea), segued into a new idea for this column. I started writing about what it means to be …

Build a simple app using Node JS and MySQL.

Hello world!. In this tutorial, we are going to build a simple CRUD application using Node JS and MySQL.<p>The image above shows the app. It is an …

10 Great Pleasure Hikes in the U.S.A.

Hiking is one outdoor activity that just about anyone old enough to walk can enjoy. Some trails, however, are more challenging than others.<p>If you’re new to the world of hiking—or are a seasoned pro hoping to introduce the younger generation to the joys of walking in the woods—here are ten great …

The Design Theory Behind Amazon’s $5.6 Billion Success

Amazon’s success brings into relief a principle that is sometimes hard to swallow in the design community: Successful design is not necessarily beautiful.<p>Amazon is undoubtedly the most significant force in the digital transformation of commerce: an estimated 44% of all online sales are on Amazon, …

The only 8 words you need to motivate you to take action

“Press on. Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful (people)with talent. …

React — redux for lazy developers. Part 3

It’s the last part of series about creating react redux app.<p>In previous two parts I described how to create classic react redux app, then I made full …

The 8 Best Multivitamins for Men to Buy in 2018

Ideally, we would get all the vitamins and minerals we need from our well-balanced, healthy diets. Unfortunately, life happens, and we often fall off …

These waterproof bags are perfect for summer travel, grab one from $10 via Amazon

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>Today only, as a part of its Gold Box Deals of the Day, Efsus (99% positive feedback) via Amazon offers BFULL Waterproof Dry Bags …