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Financial expert reveals her four simple strategies for turning $500 into $100,000

How to turn $500 into more than $100,000: Financial expert who saved $36,000 in 13 months shares her four simple strategies for building</b> …

A Battery That Could Change The World

Last week I happened to catch an intriguing documentary on NOVA called Search for the Super Battery.<p>The topic is of intense interest to me, as the development of better, cheaper batteries is critical for both the future of electric vehicles (EVs) and for the future electrical grid. Battery …

Clean Energy

May These Star Wars Cocktails Be With You on May the Fourth

Forget Cinco de Mayo and the Kentucky Derby — there’s only one holiday this weekend that we’re concerned with, and that’s May 4th. Excuse us — May …

Darth Vader

Asian duck pappardelle with chilli, garlic and ginger

The winning dish in the NEFF Cookoholic competition, which took place at The Big Feastival, combines pasta ribbons with crumbs of crispy duck meat, tumbled together with garlic, chilli and ginger - and a tablespoon of crunchy peanut butter.<p>SERVES<p>1<p>INGREDIENTS<p>70g minced free-range duck thigh<br>• 2 tsp …

Vape pens: The highs and lows of weed vaporizers

<b>Warning:</b> This story discusses mild-altering substances and technology used to consume them. These substances are legal in some places but not in others. You shouldn't do things that are illegal -- nothing here endorses illegal drug use.<p>In the three years since "vape" was voted word of the year, …

Cannabis

Banana Bread Recipe

This version of banana bread is the only one I make now. It is perfect - tender, flavorful, and it works every time. It isn't your typical quick …

25 Top Podcasts That Will Spark Your Entrepreneurial Vision

Listening to a podcast while going to and from work is a rare example of successful multitasking.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Ever heard anyone say that the trend is your friend? Sure, if something is getting a lot of attention, you probably should examine it …

Sacconaghi: Apple Smartglasses could be bigger than the iPad

“I am so excited about [augmented reality], I just want to yell out and scream.” —Tim Cook<p>I missed this bullish note on Apple smartglasses last week. …

This Best EVER Crispy Chicken Parmesan Will Blow You Away

It was love at first bite.<p>View this post on Facebook<p>2 boneless, skinless chicken breasts.<p>1 teaspoon salt<p>½ teaspoon pepper<p>½ teaspoon onion powder<p>1 cup flour<p>2 eggs<p>1 cup seasoned bread crumbs<p>2 cups marinara sauce<p>8 slices of fresh mozzarella<p>½ cup grated Parmesan<p>Basil, thinly sliced, to serve<p>1. Preheat …

Classic New Orleans Jambalaya

PREP:15 minutes COOK:2 hours SERVES:6-8 INGREDIENTS Select ingredients: 2 smoked Andouille sausage links, thinly sliced 1 large yellow onion, diced 1 …

The 15 best business books of all time

We've gone through our existing "best-of" lists and others to determine which business histories and management and investing guides have been most critically acclaimed.<p>We stayed away from academic books and biographies, and by limiting ourselves to just 15 titles, the final list is not …

The 3 Designers Making the Most Wanted Streetwear in America

If you don’t know the names Amiri, Fear of God, and Heron Preston, you’re missing out on a whole new definition of luxury—one that includes dope sneakers, graphic hoodies, and painstakingly mutilated jeans.<p>Heron Preston<p>Heron Preston has the best résumé in streetwear: He started out designing $50 …

How to make your teen into a millionaire

This article is reprinted by permission from NerdWallet.<p>Gary Sidder set up Roth IRAs for his sons when they turned 13. Each year, the Littleton, …

The 10 best perfumes for men

Willpower Doesn't Work. Here's How to Actually Change Your Life | Inc.com

<i>"Many people think that what the addict needs is willpower, but nothing could be further from the truth."  -- </i>Arnold Washton, PhD<p>If you want to make any permanent change in your life, willpower won't get you there.<p>Whether you want to get healthier, stop using social media so much, improve your …

Self-improvement

3 Easy Mexican Salsa Recipes for Healthy Snacking

>Psh, there’s no need to wait until Taco Tuesday to get your fill of Mexican cuisine… In fact, we just consider that deprivation. However, when you’d …

Cooking

Game of Thrones: That Mysterious Letter from Sansa, Explained

Why Arya was so troubled by what she found.<p>This post contains frank discussion of Season 7, Episode 5 of <i>Game of Thrones</i>: “Eastwatch.” If you’re not caught up or don’t want to be spoiled, now would be the time to leave. Seriously, I won’t warn you again. Skedaddle.<p>In a jam-packed episode filled with …

Marijuana politics emerge as 2020 flash point

The debate over legalization is about to receive a full airing on the presidential campaign trail.<p>SAN FRANCISCO — Marijuana legalization just moved from the fringes of the last presidential campaign to center stage in 2020.<p>Between a sweeping new package of legislation introduced last week by one of …

Cannabis

26 Delicious Vegan Breakfast Ideas You'll Want To Wake Up For

What *do* vegans eat for breakfast, anyway?

Breakfast

How to Reshape Your Brain and Learn Anything, Based on the Most Popular Coursera Class Ever | Inc.com

You know that old saying that if you give a person a fish, they'll eat for a day, and if you teach them to fish, they'll eat for a lifetime? It's the perfect summary of just how important learning can be. But what's the best way to make sure you learn and don't forget? After all, you can fish all …

University of California

Complications: The Chronograph Watch Explained

Even if you don’t dabble in it or really have any familiarity with it at all, you should be able to admit that horology is a fascinating practice. …

It's Happening Again -- and the Last 2 Times This Happened, the S&P 500 Fell by 57% and 19%

S&P 500 company share repurchases have declined substantially, which has historically been a warning to investors.<p>Over the long run, the direction of …

9 travel hacks you'll wish you knew all along

Travel can be tricky. Did you pay too much for that flight? Forget to pack some important items? What happens if your flight is delayed or canceled?<p>As always, knowledge is power. The more you plan, research and prepare, the better off you'll be. With that in mind, I've rounded up these nine tricks …

Google Flights

This Great Course on Beating Procrastination Used to Be Paid, Now It’s Free

Productivity trainer Kosio Angelov built a paid course at Udemy on how to beat procrastination, and over a thousand people took it. Now Angelov has …

Here’s What A Perfect 30-Minute Workout Looks Like

When life gets insanely busy (y'know, as life does), even an hour-long workout can seem like a luxury that you just don't have the time for. But even …

How 2 Entrepreneurs Saw Amazing Success in Just 2 Months

I recently connected with the founders of WUDN, Chad Keller and Phil Laboon, and it was obvious that we all shared that energy for entrepreneurship.<p>You've probably already heard that 90 percent of startups fail. Fortunately for a lot of entrepreneurs I know, that high risk of failure is more …

This Infographic Will Help You Keep It Classy in the Kitchen With 12 Traditional Sauce Recipes

When it comes to cooking, sauce is king. Just ask an Italian! Sauces add flavor and dimension to starches, vegetables, meats… You name it, it can be smothered in sauce. While we love us some hot sauce recipes and tomato-free alternatives, sometimes you just need a crowd-pleasing, time-tested …

Cooking

How the Ultra-Rich Smoke Weed

This gives a whole new meaning to high society.<p>Cheryl Shuman likes to make weed purées for dessert, topped off with Goldschlager Cinnamon Schnapps.<p>"Imagine a beautiful cannabis infused chocolate soufflé with a raspberry purée on top with the gold sparkles from the Schnapps," she told me. "It's …

null | Inc.com

Honest Tea founder (and Inc.com columnist) Seth Goldman has lived the entrepreneurial life business dreams are made of.<p>He founded a pioneering company on the forefront of a new era in business. He's grown an iconic brand, raised investment capital, and navigated a highly successful acquisition to …

Fair Trade

We’re obsessed with this men’s dress shoe company that’s disrupting the luxury market

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p><b>The Stewart Penny Loafer retails for $369 and has options in both leather and suede. Paul Evans As part of an ongoing series, each week</b> …