Erin Mercedes

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Why buy barbecue sauce when you can design your own?

Barbecue sauce is one of the most versatile sauces out there_it can be served as a dipping sauce or a topping, brushed onto protein and vegetables during cooking, or stirred into beans and shredded meat after cooking.<p>Further contributing to its versatility is the fact that there are so many styles …

Recipes

Develop Tremendous Mental Toughness: A Navy SEAL Explains the 40 Percent Rule

Willpower, determination, and mental toughness are like a muscle -- fortunately.<p>Mental toughness, determination, willpower, perseverance ... whatever words you use, the ability to overcome roadblocks, to push through doubt and fear and hesitation and keep working hard to achieve long-term goals is …

Success

Adam Grant: Resilience is the secret to success. Here are 2 ways to improve yours

No matter who you are, bad stuff happens. No amount of preparation or money in the bank can prevent the unexpected.<p>That's why organizational …

Fix Your Breathing, Build More Muscle

3 Ways to Recover Faster to Train Harder<p>Optimized Breathing for More Gains?<p>You've done it since birth. If you didn't instinctively know how, you'd be …

Exercise

Inspiring Quotes From 20 Creative Geniuses

Unleash your own creativity with help from those who think differently from everyone else.<p>Creative people are often admired. Many aspire to be more creative but get stuck in conventional ways of thinking. Some people still believe that creative ability is genetic--either they're born with it or …

Creativity

Why Warren Buffett’s ‘20-Slot Rule’ Will Make You Insanely Successful and Wealthy

Warren Buffett’s simple rule can make you more productive, wealthy, and happy.<p>Warren Buffett’s enormous wealth is only matched by his incredibly …

9 Things You Need To Stop Doing If You Want To Be Successful

Earl Nightingale, American motivational speaker and author, once said, “We become what we think about.” Perhaps truer words have never been spoken. …

This Los Angeles Home is Driven by Automotive Design

The creative force behind Faraday Future’s otherworldly automotive designs takes on a new medium—his own residence.<p>*<i>This story has been edited.</i><p>Cars and residences both serve as shelter, albeit at vastly differing degrees of scale—and commitment. "Let’s say you want to drive a Ferrari. You reason, …

38 enterprise startups that will boom in 2017, according to VC investors

Who better to ask than the startup experts, the VCs that watch the industry, guide the startups, hear their pitches, and invest in them?<p>So we reached out to a handful of top VCs and asked them which young or growth-stage startups will boom in 2017.<p>We asked them to particularly focus on enterprise …

Square Stock Upgraded: Here's What You Need to Know

<b>Square</b> (NYSE: SQ) stock is rolling uphill today, gaining nearly 3% in response to an upgrade from German megabanker Deutsche Bank.<p>This morning, StreetInsider.com reports that Deutsche has raised its rating on Square stock from hold to buy, and increased its price target to $17 per share. If …

3 Stocks That Could Double Because of President Trump

President-elect Donald Trump ran for the White House on promises of massive infrastructure spending to rebuild America's roads, bridges, and water systems. Although he may face obstacles in getting his more than $500 billion spending program through Congress, I wouldn't bet against rising …

Warren Buffett's Strategy to Get Income From Any Stock

Image source: The Motley Fool.<p>If you rely on your investments for income, you may limit your portfolio to dividend-paying stocks, but this doesn't need to be the case. By using a simple strategy Warren Buffett suggests for <b>Berkshire Hathaway</b> (NYSE: BRK-A) (NYSE: BRK-B) shareholders who need income, …

Investing

Day Trader Makes $94,119.54 in 3 Months

Image credit<p>With a mere 10% or less of day traders profiting in the market, a successful day trader can be hard to find. Day trading is the simple act of buying shares of stocks with the intention of selling them for a higher price within a few hours. This type of trading is exceptionally …

Portway International Offers Expanded Suite of eManifest Services

New eManifest Services Support Freight Forwarders in Advance of November 7, 2016 CBSA Milestone<p><i>27 October 2016, Mississauga ON</i>: As the Canada Border …

The Rules of Strength Training (Part 1): 25 Things I Have Learned

I love learning. <b>I think it’s part of the reason I love lifting - the fact that it is a lifetime journey of learning and strength.</b> I love learning …

Light Bulbs

Making the most of 320 ft²

320 ft² might not sound like a huge amount of space and in reality, it isn't, but it's incredible what talented interior designers can do! What some …

Interior Design