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9 Branding Rules to Live By

Some companies never enhance their brand. Here are nine ways to make sure you're not one of them.<p>In an effort to succeed in this challenging economy, small business owners must effectively manage their brands. Remember, for many of them, there is little difference between your personal brand and …

(Images) 13 Motivational Picture Quotes To Pick You Up

Looking for some <i>new motivational quotes to pick you up</i> today? Well, we have created a handful of motivational images to inspire your mind, and to …

Codecademy Releases Its First Educational App, A.K.A. My New Subway Time Killer

Although I write a lot about apps and Internet stuff, I never really learned to code.<p>I threw the “really” in there to soften the blow, but the fact is, I straight up don’t know how to do it. I started learning at one point in middle school, but my high school didn’t push CS, and by college I spent …

Man Walks All Day to Create Massive Snow Patterns (Part 3)

English artist Simon Beck never ceases to amaze us with his large-scale murals of geometric patterns in snow. Each visually breathtaking piece, which Beck manually creates by walking through the snow and leaving behind his track prints, adds a surreal element to its natural landscape. Walking …

Murals

Not Just What You Eat, When You Eat Matters

When it Comes to Weight Gain, When You Eat is Important<p>There is reason to think our eating patterns and nutrition have changed in recent years. …

Holistic Medicine

Fun Hopscotch Crosswalks Unveiled in Downtown Baltimore

What a wonderful public arts project! Today, artist Graham Coreil-Allen is officially unveiling his new hopscotch crosswalks on the streets of Baltimore! Called <i>Hopscotch Crosswalk Colossus</i>, it's one of four projects that will eventually turn regular crosswalks in downtown Baltimore into whimsical …

7 Power Mantras to Help You Through a Difficult Day

Finding lasting happiness seems to be like getting in shape physically. It may feel uncomfortable at first, but the more you do it the easier it becomes. You have to work your positivity muscles daily; if you do it, over time it will become much easier. Soon enough you won't have to try to get …

Happiness

This Is A Story Of Three Charm Bracelets

J.K. Rowling tells the story of how a charm bracelet can change the world<p>I was a plain and freckly five-year-old when I received the first, and I had never been given anything more beautiful in my life. A heavy silver chain with a heart-shaped clasp, it was crammed with clinking charms including a …

17 Gifts That Give Back

10 Ways Photography Helps You Take Care of YOU

<i>Thank you to our affiliate, Beryl Ayn Young (the creator of the photography eCourse Momtographie) for sharing on Let’s Lasso the Moon.</i><p>When I first …

A Creative Life || Tips for Living

<i>Today we are honored to have Andrea Folsom from Crafting Connections sharing her thoughts with us. ~Zina</i><p>Once we believe in ourselves, we can risk …

7 Ways to Eat More Veggies

You’ll get MORE than your five a day with these tips—and that’s a very good thing<p>Struggling to eat your five servings of vegetables a day? The first step is making sure you have plenty of veggies readily available, says Rachel Berman, R.D., health content manager for About.com. But that’s not the …

22 Beautiful and Easy DIY Christmas Wreath Ideas

Christmas is rapidly approaching and we have lots of things to take care of before the holiday. There are presents that need to be bought and we also …

The Old Ways Of Social Media Marketing Are Broken

Isn’t it frustrating to think you understand something new in business, like marketing with social media, only to realize that the landscape changed while you were looking at other priorities? For example, it used to be that marketing via social media meant buying banner ads on Facebook, or buying …

Five Days For Programmed Consumers: Eat, Shop, Shop Small, Shop Online ... Oh Yeah, Then Give

That philanthropic kicker of Giving Tuesday is the non-dairy dessert topping on the main feast’s left-overs, the digital age version of tossing the change in the Salvation Army's kettles. Every nonprofit is now encouraged to make their year-end push under the #GivingTuesday hashtag, with the …

Turning $1,000 Into $42 Million

I have been writing for this magazine for 29-plus years, and with this issue I pass Lucien O. Hooper to become the third-longest-running “expert” columnist in FORBES’ 96-year history. Lucien may have been the most popular ever for what Steve Forbes recalls as his “conversational way,” and even …

365 Ways To Get Rich

<b>From the Forbes 2014 Investment Guide, wealth building tips to last you through the year. (For more detailed advice, click on the link in each tip.)</b><p>#1<br>Sir John Templeton: “Invest at the point of maximum pessimism.”<p>#2<br>Don’t mistake a low P/E ratio for a value stock.<p>#3 <br>Benjamin Graham: “Patience is the …

Seven Social Media Mistakes For Older Job Hunters

A great online presence, or let’s call it a persona, gives you an edge on a job hunt. Landing a job is hard enough these days, why leave a stone unturned? Let me count the ways a smart social media strategy is in your best interest:<p>Using social media-Facebook, Google+, LinkedIn, Twitter- properly …

How To Generate Your Own Career Breakthrough

Ever wondered why, despite all your hard work and effort, you can’t seem to get a break or move forward, when others seem to have all the luck? Or, have you ever thought you’re doing all the “right” things, but can’t reach the next level of career success? There are definite reasons for this – it’s …

What Is 'Creativity' In Advertising, And When Does It Lead To Market Performance?

“I wasn’t expecting the positive correlation that we had,” explains Professor Werner Reinartz in a recent interview about his ground-breaking article in the Harvard Business Review, <i>Creativity in Advertising: When It Works and When It Doesn’t</i>. “When we started the research, I was agnostic. Even …

The MOOC Marketplace Takes Off

The MOOC market (Massive Open Online Courses) has exploded. Not only are there a proliferation of courses, there are now a proliferation of MOOC platform providers and tools.<p>This month Coursera landed another $20M in funding, bringing their total investment to $63M (even more than edX‘s original …

Sorry, Folks, Rich People Actually Don't 'Create The Jobs'

In this war of words (and classes), one thing has been repeated so often that many people now regard it as fact.<p>"Rich people create the jobs."<p>Specifically, by starting and directing America's companies, entrepreneurs and rich investors create the jobs that sustain everyone else.<p>This statement is …

Entrepreneurship

A Question That Can Change Your Life

For years I’ve exercised every day — doing weights, cardio, yoga — but despite my continuous effort, I haven’t seen much change.<p>Until a few months ago.<p>Recently, my body has changed. My muscles are stronger, more defined, and I’ve lost five pounds along with a visible layer of fat. So what did I do …

How Simple Mini Habits Can Change Your Life

<b>“The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it, and join the dance.” ~Alan Watts</b><p>It was late 2012, just after Christmas, …

Will Power

How to Get Things Done

There are definitely times when I lack the motivation, drive, or structure to get my work done productively. Most of the time I struggle with getting …

5 Ways to Maximize Audience Engagement with a Single Word: Easy

Let’s start with what might sound like an obvious fact: the more engaged your audience, the more likely they are to eventually <i>give you …

Marketing

9 Startup Habits That Will Transform Your Work

When I left journalism school, I and half of the grad students in my class entered the job market as freelancers. (It's a tough market for …