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How Gaslighting Affects Your Mental Health

Once in a while, it’s normal to have a fleeting moment where you question your own sanity, like when you’re severely sleep deprived or stressed out. …

No More Faking It 'Til You Make It: 3 Remarkably Powerful Ways to Embody Confidence

Boost your confidence from a personal and more authentic place.<p>We all remember the phrases and sayings we grew up with that we learned from our teachers, parents, and mentors. As young and impressionable children, it was often these short quips that helped guide our everyday lives. From "You are …

Millennial Techies Are Choosing Skill-Based Training Over College

Daunted by the expense of a four-year program, students are focusing on learning the skills they need for the jobs they want.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>At only 18 years old, Tiger Shen already has a history in software that would make many engineers envious. He’s …

High School

Apps that give your phone a second number

If you've ever had to juggle two mobile phones, you know it's a special form of torture. Two phones to carry. Two phones to keep charged. Two phones to answer!<p>Unfortunately, that's the reality for so many folks who need a second number. It might be one phone for work, another for personal. Or maybe …

Here's the healthy way to compare yourself to other people

A comparison habit can wreak psychological havoc, generating envy and leading to depression, so common wisdom has long warned against it. Writer Mark Twain once said, “comparison is the death of joy,” and philosopher Jiddu Krishnamurti told admirers, “I never compare myself with anybody, but I …

Mark Twain

How to lose fat and gain muscle at the same time

There are a lot of reasons to work out, including improving health, burning fat, gaining muscle, and just simply feeling better. Many of us have …

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

If you want to make any permanent change in your life, willpower won't get you there.<p><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 …

this floating cloud lamp magnetically levitates and pulses as music plays

<b>want to bring the outdoors in? this levitating, cloud-shaped ambient lamp can transform your living room into an atmospheric skyscape.</b> brooklyn-based</b> …

Living Rooms

Generation X needs to save America from millennials

Though one of its own sits yet again in the White House, the baby-boom generation, 78 million strong, is finally preparing to depart the scene. …

6 Things You Must Quit Doing Now If You Want to Be More Successful

Knowing when to quit is a skill that can be learned.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Most of us grew up hearing the mantra “Don’t be a quitter,” and we’ve internalized it to the point where we feel guilty even if we don’t finish a book that’s boring us to death. Our …

Motivation

10 Fitness YouTube Channels That Will Get You Ripped For Free

From boutique boxing gyms to rage yoga, fitness is becoming increasingly niche – and increasingly expensive to match. We all want the celebrity body …

This CEO Just Made a Brilliant Argument for Not Going to College. Here It Is in 1 Sentence

You can learn a lot in college. But is it the right decision for you?<p>Tony Guo is an entrepreneur and CEO of RunRex, a web consulting firm. He studied biology and law at two very prestigious universities, and learned a lot along the way.<p>But his recent comments contain words of wisdom for any who are …

Want to Be Mentally Strong? Let Go of These 5 Bad Habits Right Now

Build a mindset that will help you stand out and succeed at anything in life.<p>When you're on a journey for weight loss, a career change, to learn a new hobby, or to build your business, it's essential to have your brain in the right place.<p>Without having your mind in the right area, you can easily …