Carlene Wright

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5 Ways to Keep Grinding Even When You Aren't Motivated

Building a business requires doing a of less-than-thrilling tasks, day after day. You need to work whether you're inspired or not.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>No matter what kind of work you do, you'll always have days you don’t feel motivated. Running a …

Time Management

12 Things Every 'Type A' Person Wants You To Know

Robert Frost once said, "The brain is a wonderful organ; it starts working the moment you get up in the morning and does not stop until you get into the office." He certainly wasn't thinking about Type A people when he said that. They barrel into the office like they're racing for a pot of gold, …

5 Big Ideas In Education That Don't Work

Small classes. High standards. More money. These popular remedies for school ills <i>aren't</i> as effective as they're sometimes thought to be. That's the somewhat controversial conclusion of education researcher John Hattie.<p>Over his career, Hattie has scrutinized more than 1,000 "meta-analyses," looking …

Education

Social Anxiety Disorder Symptoms

People with social anxiety disorder (SAD) experience significant and chronic fear of social or performance-related situations in which there is the …

Teens

A letter to … My wife, for whom I no longer seem to exist

The letter you always wanted to write<p>You captivated me when we first met. You were fiercely attractive and hugely independent, and you burned brighter than anybody else in the room. I had never encountered a woman like you. I feel it only fair to remind you that I also shone in those days, able to …

Relationships

How to Make the $50 Amazon Fire Tablet More Like Stock Android (Without Rooting)

Amazon’s $50 Fire Tablet may be one of the best deals in tech—especially when it occasionally goes on sale for $35. It may feel limited, but with a …

Google Play

7 Easy Ways to Update Your Home Office

If you work from home, your office can feel like the most neglected space in the house—an area outfitted with random pieces and castoffs from other rooms. But as the kids are getting ready to go back to school with a new suite of supplies, perhaps it’s time to give the home office a second look as …

50 Clever DIY Ways To Organize Your Entire Life

Whether you’ve got five minutes or an entire afternoon, […]

Mandatory Genetic Screening By A Government Agency. What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

We already have mobile consumer apps that can (selectively) share all the personal details you can imagine ‒ including test results for sexually transmitted diseases. Are DNA test results next on the list? Given today’s rapidly accelerating technology, it’s easy to see how this could play into any …

Babyology on Twitter: "Unfortunately, many, many of these! (nickmom) ~ MV http://t.co/QkeY7zGPwq"

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Splurge or Save: 10 Living Room Essentials for Your New Home

Moving into a new home can be incredibly exciting (hello, housewarming soiree!), but it also comes with its fair share of planning, budgeting and to-do lists. It’s a good rule of thumb to live in your new space for at least two months before making any major purchases. Once you have a feel for your …

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16 Cookies That Can Literally Be Thrown Together At the Very Last Minute

We've all been there before.<p>Your mind is about to be blown when you find out how easy these fancy semi-homemade treats are to make. Translation: Behold the most gorgeous cookie recipes that only require a tube of store-bought dough, or few ingredients with zero effort. This piece originally …

How To Instantly Connect With Anyone

Is meeting new people your idea of hell?<p>Would you rather get poked in the eye with a sharp stick than introduce yourself to a stranger?<p>And what about …

Articles about 5 light filled nyc homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

Formerly a schoolhouse property, this rundown London warehouse breathes new life as a modern two-bedroom abode after a complex...<p>In a former fishermen’s cottage outside Copenhagen, a young family has carved out a cozy, light-filled home.<p>With their open floor plans and glass façades, these homes are …

9 Eating Habits That Are Derailing Your Weight-Loss Efforts

The worst part: You probably think they'll help you drop more pounds.<p>The occasional dietary splurge isn't what really thwarts most women's weight-loss efforts. It's the so-called "healthy" weight-loss strategies we use, convinced they'll help us cut calories, slim down, and get healthier—only to …

5 Ways to Make Your Relationship Better RIGHT NOW

Your bond has never felt stronger!<p><i>This article was written by Gloria Arenson and repurposed with permission from</i> <i>YourTango.</i><p>Friends and acquaintances often comment on what a loving and happy relationship my husband and I have. We have been together for 40 years, and each year seems to be better than …

9 Things Guys Think When You're Going Down on Them

You know you’re curious…<p>Going strictly by the guttural "mmmmms," "ahhhhhhs," and "oooyeaaaahs," that come dribbling out of our mouths, you might think that our brains are basically mush during oral sex. But you're only halfway right. Turns out that even when we're enjoying major action below the …

This time, Hillary will run as a woman

<b>(CNN) —</b> After spending much of her 2008 campaign seemingly running away from the fact that she is a woman, Hillary Clinton is showing signs that 2016 is going to be a different story.<p>It seems that Hillary has found her outer woman, which is to say, she's found the person that she wants to present …

Government

The States People Are Fleeing

More people are moving out of New Jersey than are moving in. The same is true for New York and Illinois. Those three states top the “outbound” list compiled by United Van Lines, the big St. Louis-based moving company that has put together an annual survey of where Americans are moving for the last …

Demographics