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The 'happiest man in the world' reveals how to deal with frustration

The Buddhist monk Matthieu Ricard recently published the book "Altruism: The Power of Compassion to Change Yourself and the World," and has been referred to as the happiest man in the world.<p>We asked him how to deal with those frustrating situations we find ourselves in every day.<p><i>Produced by Grace</i> …

How Malcolm Turnbull invests

by James Frost<p><i>Last month, Smart Investor's editor James Frost got a rare insight into how our 29th Prime Minister invests his money.</i><p>Kerry Packer was …

What the Most Successful People Do Before Breakfast

Mornings are an underutilized tool to aid productivity.<p>Let me explain.<p>We’re often at our peak in the mornings. This is why Mark McGuinness suggests …

Time Management

The 4 Most Common Mistakes People Make When Grilling Veggies

Grilled vegetables are so easy, you could make 'em with your eyes closed…right? Wrong. Here are the most common mistakes people make when grilling veggies.<p>Grilled vegetables are one of summer's simplest pleasures. From hearty mains to simple sides, a good batch of grilled veg is the answer to …

BBQ

Cherishing companies that love tough times

In 1991 I was an obnoxious 14 year old notionally studying at Marlborough College in Wiltshire, England, where my claim to fame was representing the …

5 stocks everyone in their 30s should own

You might think that your younger years are a great time to roll the dice on "it" stocks like Tesla Motors and Netflix, but that's simply not the case.<p>Instead, here are five stocks our analysts feel could provide 30-somethings with outstanding long-term results.<p>John Maxfield: If there's one stock …

Hemingway's 10 Best Quotes

In celebration of the man's birthday, our favorite words of wisdom from the legendary writer.<p>In celebration of the man's birthday, our favorite words of wisdom from the legendary writer.

There is a new megatrend in the oil and gas industry

From serious applications like warfare to more quirky ones like pizza delivery, the world is still clearly just starting to figure out how drones can profitably be used. That background makes the recent chatter about the opportunity for drone use in commercial oil and gas applications a very …

10 Best Watches Under $10,000

<b>At the five digit price range you’re moving towards serious watch territory.</b><p>Such amounts of coinage will ensure you see some truly compelling …

horology

The Better Way To Season A Cast Iron Skillet

If you cook with a cast iron skillet, chances are you already have an idea of how to season one. But what if we told you there was a better way? One that guaranteed a slick, shiny surface that never has to be touched-up? America's Test Kitchen found one and tested it, and the difference between …

Satya Nadella's epic Microsoft email was utter tosh

by Lucy Kellaway<p>About 10 days ago, Satya Nadella sent a 1,500 word email to all staff to tell them about Microsoft's new mission statement. A reader …

How “Inside Out” rejects the self-esteem mandate: “You are not going to feel great about yourself all the time”

<b>"Inside Out" (Disney/Pixar)</b><p>Salon spoke with Art Markman, a cognitive psychologist and podcaster, on the ups and downs of the Pixar movie<p>Scott Timberg<p>July 6, 2015 11:00pm (UTC)<p>The Pixar movie “Inside Out” has not only entertained children and adults since its June opening, it’s brought psychological …

Stocks set to soar as we grow old

The impact of ageing on the investment landscape is often overlooked in the race for short-term gain. Australians, along with a large proportion of …

Financial Services

The Best Cookware for Your Kitchen (Our Shop Team's Picks!)

<i>Most kitchen conundrums get us itching to fire up a burner, but others—like sorting through the endless options for tools and appliances—can be a bit more daunting.</i><p><i>Today: In anticipation of the Food52 Registry launch (and a new collection of cookware and kitchen tools to support it), our Shop team</i> …

16 Classic Pasta Recipes Most Definitely Worth Mastering

From baked ziti to bolognese, these 16 classic recipes will make you a pasta pro in no time.<p><b>There are an endless amount of excellent pasta recipes.</b> Instead of going down the rabbit hole, focus on these 16 classic versions. They're all excellent, and will make you a pasta master in no time.

Italian Food

Project Manage Your Life

More and more companies are adopting software and product development frameworks like Agile, Scrum, and Kanban — which promote quick, iterative, lean production — to deliver higher quality products, faster. These methods help teams produce rapid, continuous improvements, via daily face-to-face …

Project Management

Why not giving a damn won't stand in your way of success

by Lucy Kellaway<p>Long ago, when I was a trainee on Wall Street I would get on to the subway every morning at 68th Street with a fellow Brit who worked …

He taught Warren Buffett, and now you can learn his tips too

by Kana Nishizawa<p>It could be the last big bargain left in the world's highest-flying equity market - the only stock in China cheap enough for the …

Investing

Mobile apps turn bedroom traders into star professionals

by Atul Prakash<p>When Noa Strijbos picks a financial asset to trade on her smartphone while taking her dog for a walk, almost 26,000 people pay close …

Trading

Adam Nash’s nine personal finance books you should read today

Adam Nash may be the chief executive of a $US700 million company but he has also become somewhat of a guru on personal finance.<p>Nash became the chief …

Investing

I lived in Europe for 5 years — these are the places I tell all my friends to visit

But it usually makes for an experience that exposes you to something new and leaves an impression for years after.<p>I was lucky enough to live in Zurich, Switzerland, for five years when I was younger. Because of its central location in Europe, Zurich made it easy to explore the rest of the continent.<p>…

This couple's powering down their home loan to buy more property. What are you doing?

by Duncan Hughes<p>Matt Burrell, 31, and his wife Kayla, 29, face a dilemma – should they pay down their mortgage or increase superannuation …

Personal Finance

The 20 Coolest Things We Saw at Madison Watch Week

New York City's Madison Watch Week held technical marvels and other surprises for fans of luxury wristwear.<p>New York City's Madison Watch Week held technical marvels and other surprises for fans of luxury wristwear.

6 Ways You Can Give to Nepal Earthquake Relief

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Nepal

20 Basic Cooking Techniques That Every Home Chef Should Master

<b>There are an endless amount of cooking techniques one should know</b>, but let's just start with the basics. Master these 20, and we'll definitely be coming over for dinner.

Cooking

Want to make money from retirees? Invest where they're spending their money

Australia's ageing population may be a problem for policymakers, but there are big potential opportunities for investors buying into companies …

Health Care (Australia)

Millennials and ghosts in The Charnel House Trilogy

<b>Watch on YouTube | Subscribe to Polygon on YouTube</b><p><i>The Charnel House Trilogy</i> is a short indie horror adventure that combines modern sensibilities with good old horror tropes. With strong writing and a creeping atmosphere, it feels like a successful throwback. Watch as Nick and I take the game for a …