Jason Stepien

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If You Want To Master Your Life, Learn To Organize Your Feelings

People who are controlled by their emotions typically have something in common: they tend to only do what feels most comfortable. In other words, their emotions are organized into “feels good” and “feels bad,” not “feels good” or “does good.”<p>Processing trauma doesn’t feel good but it does good. …

Self-help

Oregon farmers have grown three times what their customers can smoke in a year, causing bud prices to plummet and panic to set in<p>A recent Sunday afternoon at the Bridge City Collective cannabis shop in north Portland saw a steady flow of customers.<p>Little wonder: a gram of weed was selling for less …

Customers

How to Stop Yourself From Interrupting People All The Time

Serial interrupting pisses people off and makes you seem selfish and impatient. Here's how to kick the habit.<p>Life is full of interruptions. Some are …

The Best Marijuana Stocks to Buy in 2018

These pot stocks all have one big thing in common: location.<p>In case you hadn't noticed, the marijuana industry is absolutely on fire. According to …

11 websites to bookmark if you want to get rich

We've pointed out some of the best personal-finance books to read and podcasts to listen to.<p>If those didn't strike a chord or fit in to your busy …

Personal Finance

3 Secrets to Having a Better Morning

We like to start the day with a hearty breakfast and a cup of strong coffee or tea. But what else does it take to get your day off on the right …

8 TED Talks to Help You Overcome Your Fear of Failure

Eight videos that will help inspire you to go for your dreams.<p>Author and Brand Storyteller<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Debbie Millman told me her biggest regret was not “going for it” after she graduated college. She took the “safe” option, got a job and built a …

These are the top 5 books you must read to be successful

I post about a lot of books. Most people don’t have the time to read them all, so here are a few of my must-reads.<p><b>1.</b> <i>Influence</i><p>What is it?<p>Most consider …

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9 Behaviors That Will Definitely Make You An Irresistible Person

“Julia has a certain magic, doesn’t she?” I heard a coworker say over margaritas a few years ago. Julia’s side hustle as a writer had recently taken …

The 4 Dumbest Things Beginners Do

Avoid These Newbie Mistakes to Make Gains<p>Newbies in the gym do things that make us want to pound the snot out of them. But instead of doing that, …

This Average Joe Got Jacked

Years of yo-yo dieting left Joe feeling defeated. It wasn't until he hit the weights that he understood the true definition of flexible dieting.<p>The …

9 foods that will beat belly bloat in 2 days

1. Asparagus<p>A longtime go-to food for bodybuilders looking to prepare for competition, asparagus is high in asparagine, an amino acid that has …

Chili peppers, marijuana may reduce gut inflammation

While chili peppers and marijuana have very different effects on the brain, a new study shows that, when consumed, their impact on the gut may not be …

Immune System

A Buddhist master reveals the number one cause of suffering and what we can do about it

Ever heard of the four noble truths of Buddhism? If you haven’t, it’s basically the four principles of life that govern Buddhism philosophy.<p>The first …

How To Make Crispy, Juicy Fried Chicken — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

Let me walk you through the pleasure of eating this crispy, juicy fried chicken: You've got this glistening drumstick with a coating so full of …

Cooking

101 Awesome Zen Proverbs and Sayings to Live Your Life By

You can’t really put Zen into words, but you can share some of its timeless wisdom in ways that lead you on the path to discovering the truth for …

Rent Your Own Private Island Off the Coast of Belize for Less Than $500

BRB, texting all possible travel buddies.<p>Ever wanted an entire island to yourself? Turns out you can rent one on Airbnb.<p>Bird Island, an atoll off the …

Why Warren Buffett Made $12 Billion In 2016

Warren Buffett made $12 billion in 2016 and reclaimed his position as the second richest person in the world, according to Forbes’ billionaire rankings.<p>How did he do it?<p>There are three primary reasons behind his investment performance, which helped increase his net worth to $74 billion.<p><b>1. The</b> …

11 Habits of Happy People That Anyone Can Adopt

When we think of happiness, we typically think of things that bring us immediate pleasure — a decadent meal, a favorite book or a relaxing day on the …

20 Tough Truths About Life No One Wants to Admit

We all struggle. We all suffer on the inside. Every day…We worry.<br>We procrastinate. <br>We feel overwhelmed.<br>We feel angry.<br>We feel lonely. <br>We don’t feel …

20 Little Habits That Will Help You Live A Better Life

As Aristotle famously said, we are what we do repeatedly. Success and happiness are largely the results of practicing good habits.<p>The most important habits are keystone habits; habits which have positive cascading effects throughout your life. Here are 20 of the most effective, valuable keystone …

Science Says Stop Doing This to Eliminate Self-Doubt

What would you do if you could eliminate self-doubt? Here's a hack that works every time.<p>Self-doubt says, "You can't do that."<p>Self-doubt comes from worrying about what others will think if you try and fail.<p>Self-doubt is paralyzing, even for the best of us.<p>But self-doubt is just that -- <i>self-imposed</i> …

10 Reasons To Live, Retire, And Invest In English-Speaking Belize

Belize is a little country with a population of fewer than 350,000 people, most all of whom speak English. Part Caribbean, part Central American, it's mostly wide-open spaces with a long coast and a sprinkling of small islands just offshore fringed by white sand and swaying palms.<p>This is one of the …

These Teas Will Make You Leave Coffee for Good

Teas and blends from around the world that may inspire you to turn over a new leaf.<p>“Tea is a divine herb,” said the Ming Dynasty scholar Xu Guangqi. But some would say the industrial-grade teabags we often rely on make for a less-than-celestial drinking experience. A new generation of purveyors …

5 Copycat Recipes From Your Favorite Restaurants

There's no need to leave your home with these delicious Copycat Recipes! They are super <b>easy</b> to make and best part you're family won't even taste the difference. So get ready to try some of my favorite dishes from my All Time Favorite <b>Restaurants</b>!<p><b>CHIPOTLE'S Slow Cooker Barbacoa</b><p><b>WHOLE FOOD'S Chicken</b> …

This Recipe For Garlic Parmesan Wings Is Perfect For Chicken Wing Lovers

Delivered with a side of happiness.<p>Serving Size: about 20 wings<p>2 pounds chicken wings<p>1 teaspoon salt<p>1 teaspoon black pepper<p>1 tablespoon Italian seasoning<p>1 teaspoon ground cumin<p>1/3 cup grated parmesan cheese<p>4 garlic cloves, finely minced<p>1/4 cup tablespoons olive oil<p>1/4 cup fresh chopped parsley<p>1. …

Shrimp (and Salmon) on the Barbie: 15 Grilled Seafood Recipes

Omnivores who associate barbecue weather with steak, chicken, burgers, and dogs may not be so quick to consider seafood as an option for grilling. Many types of fish are a bit too delicate for this preparation; others, while sturdier, still have a relatively tender structure that requires gentler …

The 1 Trait All Successful People Have | Inc.com

First of all, let me start by saying that "success" is relative. However you define success is what success will ultimately be for you.<p>Now...<p>When looking at some of the world's thought leaders, people who have redefined industries, those that grab hold of a market and shake it until it sways to the …