Hekla Goodman

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Losing Weight While Living Your Life

Many people who want to lose weight struggle with some of the basic changes needed for effective weight loss. While weight loss does take some basic …

Creating A Better Digital Marketing Strategy For Your Business

It’s no secret – digital marketing is the big brand battleground for most companies. Especially for small or medium-sized businesses, most of your …

8 Business Books That Will Totally Change Your Mindset

Sometimes you need a quick inspiration to adjust your mindset. Here is the list of 8 books which can do just that – change and adjust your …

Why the founder of this buzzworthy startup tore everything down and started over

SalesLoft was founded in Atlanta circa 2011, funded with a $1 million seed round, co-founded and advised by David Cummings — best known for selling his bootstrapped marketing tech startup Pardot to industry giant ExactTarget for $95.5 million.<p>SalesLoft was building a ton of buzz on its stated …

‘App thinning’ is the best iOS 9 feature you haven’t yet heard of

Checking in at over 2 hours, Apple’s WWDC keynote this past Monday was exceedingly long. Naturally, Apple had a lot of ground to cover, with no …

Wildlife Photographer Frans Lanting on the Difference Between Taking Pictures and Making Photographs

The aye-aye is a rare, nocturnal Madagascar primate with a bushy tail that resembles a cross between a squirrel and a possum and grows to about 16 …

Steal These 50 Branding Kits For Your Startup

<i>Branding can be tricky and time consuming at the best of times.</i>There’s no ifs, ands or buts about it. There are so many different things to consider …

The dangers and opportunities facing real estate’s $5 billion ‘unicorn’ startup

The deal valued WeWork at $1.5 billion and catapulted it into the limelight. It was suddenly a "unicorn," Silicon Valley-speak for a company that races to a $1 billion-plus valuation based on fundraising.<p>Over the next few weeks, there was little news from the startup, save for a couple of …

Fat Burning Advice - Lose Weight by Eating Fat Burning Foods

If you are trying to lose weight and get fit, you probably already know it is not easy. There are many quick fixes or supposed quick fixes that are …

30 Tools for Advanced Content Marketers and Bloggers

Content marketing is not a simple task. It’s a complex machine with ever-changing rules in a system that’s never static. To try to do everything …

See the Outrageous Spectrum of Damien Hirst's Art

Hirst with his painting "I Am Become Death, Shatterer of Worlds" (2006), at the Tate Modern gallery in London April 2, 2<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Toby …

3 Huge Diet Mistakes to Avoid

When it comes to diet and nutrition it can get very confusing, one study says one thing, the other study says someting else, how are we supposed to …

What Millennial Employees Really Want

Many millennials want to make the world a better place, and the future of work lies in inspiring them. Here’s what smart companies can do.<p>Despite struggling with debt, recession, and the jobs crisis, millennials–who will account for 75% of the workforce in 2025– are not motivated by money. Rather, …

3 Reasons Saying 'Good Job!' Isn't Good Enough to Motivate Your Team

<i>We all need people who will give us feedback. That's how we improve.</i><p>-Bill Gates<p>Very often, it is as difficult for business owners to give <i>positive</i> feedback as it is to give <i>corrective</i> feedback. So, the default phrase is usually <i>"Good job."</i><p>Feedback is like a gift... and as with any gift, the initial …

How to Strengthen Employee Development

People with communication as a strength in its “mature” form have a gift for putting their thoughts into words and saying just the right words. But …

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17 ways successful people think differently about money

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How To Make Sure You Never Get Food Poisoning Again

The debilitating illnesses you can get from eating contaminated foods are pretty unpleasant -- the 48 million people affected with food poisoning per year can attest to that. Food poisoning is universally dreaded, especially considering the number of outbreaks per year, but it's also relatively …

How This Entrepreneur's Startup Made $9.5 Million Before He Turned 20

<b>Dan Fleyshman was already hustling to make money at just 4 years old.</b> Back then, his parents owned three Levi’s stores and would sell the jeans at a …

12 Productivity Blogs Smart People Read

Smart is smart. That’s obvious. But how exactly do you become smart? And how do you turn yourself into a productivity ninja? Generally, smart people …

Head of Silicon Valley's most important startup farm says we're in a 'mega bubble' that won't last

"What about this mega bubble that we're definitely in and that won't last forever?" Altman said.<p>According to Altman, speaking Thursday at Airbnb's Open Air 2015 conference, so much risk-free, low-interest capital is being lent by the US government that vast overinflation is present across the …

5 Weird Coffee Trends You Should Know About

Americans are certifiably obsessed with coffee. Nearly 60% of Americans age 18 and up report they drink coffee on any given day, according to the …

Kendall Jenner's Style Evolution

See all of the it-model's best off-duty looks.<p>It's safe to say that Kendall Jenner has quickly proven herself to be a supermodel-in-the-making. Not only has she made waves on the runway, but her street style game has won her major points in our book. Jenner can make a head-to-toe black outfit feel …

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Do You Need a Personal Trainer?

Five questions to ask yourself before enlisting your own Mickey Goldmill.<p>Like marriage, or picking a favorite Bond, hiring a personal fitness trainer isn't a decision to be taken lightly. Good trainers (or for that matter, bad ones, too) don't come cheap and hiring one means forging a semi-steady …

Take Advantage of “Active Rest” for Faster Workout Recovery

When it comes to resting for recovery, there are two categories. The first is passive rest – the “do nothing” approach, in which you take time off to …

10 Unsung Apps That Help You Write Better, Organize Work and Track Progress

From software giants like Word and Photoshop to newer tools like Evernote and Wunderlist, the powerful apps tend to get the most headlines. They're …

The Best Workout for Fat Burning

Take a look around your average gym. You will notice people doing various forms of exercise and cardio training.<p>What you will NOT notice is people …