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Myers-Briggs personality tests: what kind of person are you?

There is a strong bias towards extroverts. You have to be a kind of constantly flexible labourer<p>Merve Emre was 22 when she found out she was an ENTJ, though she was yet to understand what an impact it would have on her life.<p>Emre had recently graduated from Harvard University and was working as an …

Travel (India)

The Best 20-Minute Bodyweight Back Workout for Busy Guys

Most of us spend our days hunched over computers, phones, and steering wheels. You feel the toll. It shuts down your glutes, rounds your shoulders, …

Workouts

Ford: Trump wrong on building Focus in US

Auto analysts groaned Sunday in response to tweets sent by President Donald Trump that touted his tariffs on Chinese imports and his claim that the trade war would inspire Ford Motor Co. to build its popular Ford Active crossover in the U.S. rather than overseas.<p>Wrong, Ford said.<p>The Dearborn, …

Tariffs

Brilliant Control replaces your light switch with a smart home hub, HomeKit support planned

Considering that the list of smart home accessories keeps growing larger and larger, there always seem to be shiny, new options vying for our attention. Just last week we reported that Philips, a company probably best-known in the smart home world for its Hue light bulbs, has a hybrid switch in the …

Home Automation

CleanMyMac X is all you need to maintain a healthy Mac

Are you maintaining a healthy Mac? It doesn’t have to be hard. CleanMyMac X offers all the tools you need to ensure your machine is always speedy and safe.<p>The brand new app stops malware in its tracks, ensures your apps are always up to date, and keeps your Mac running as fast as it can be. It also …

Mark Cuban spends '4 or 5 hours a day' reading — here's what's on his list

As soon as billionaire entrepreneur Mark Cuban wakes up in the morning, he starts learning. For him, that means spending the entire first half of his …

This app wants to make your credit cards cheaper so you can pay off debt faster

Collectively, Americans owe more than $1 trillion in credit card debt. The average household with credit card debt owes $16,883.<p>Carrying a balance …

Personal Finance

Don't Fall Over, but the DEA Just Changed Its Tune on Marijuana

The federal quota for cannabis production used in medical research will be over 450% higher in 2019.<p>Big changes are under way right now in our …

57 Funny Jokes for Kids (And Adults Who Like Dumb Jokes)

You can never have too many knee-slappers in your repertoire of bad puns.<p>Question: A pun, a riddle, and a knock-knock joke walk into a, umm, room …

GO Chair Ultra Compact Portable Chair

If you are searching for an ultracompact chair that can be easily transported in your backpack or bag you may be interested in the aptly named Go …

A fun game for parents that takes the misery out of vacationing with children

Earlier this summer my husband and I took our first big vacation as a family of four. We rented a house on Cape Cod with some dear friends, loaded up our minivan with beach snacks, and hit the road.<p>It was a wonderful time. Their good-natured children are a bit older than mine, and are patient with …

Parenting

Build up your IT street cred with this jam-packed online certification courses

Just because you know how to tinker with motherboards doesn't mean you can clinch any job you please. You may have a wide range of technical chops …

To Fix That Pain In Your Back, You Might Have To Change The Way You Sit

My back hurts when I sit down.<p>It's been going on for 10 years. It really doesn't matter where I am — at work, at a restaurant, even on our couch at home. My lower back screams, "Stop sitting!"<p>To try to reduce the pain, I bought a kneeling chair at work. Then I got a standing desk. Then I went back …

World News

Nest Starter Pack review: An excellent intro to home security

Nest Security Pack (T-Mobile)<p>$500 (not including incentives)<p>View Product<p>The Good<p>Easy setup • Intuitive app • Plenty of security features<p>The Bad<p>False …

Tom Morello, Big Boi, and Killer Mike tackle police brutality head-on in ‘Rabbit’s Revenge’ – listen

A triple-pronged attack on the US authorities<p>Tom Morello has released a song that addresses police brutality in the US, called ‘Rabbit’s Revenge’.<p>The …

The Ultimate Beginner's Guide to Running: 20 Tips Every Runner Needs to Know

If you're ready to lace up those sneakers and hit the ground running, whether it's for general health, weight loss, or to reduce stress, read through this guide first. You'll learn must-know tips and get expert advice on all things running. Pretty soon, you'll be calling yourself a runner!

Everything to know about hiring a financial advisor

As you strive to reach your financial goals and prepare for retirement, you may consider turning to a financial advisor. But you may be wondering: How much does a financial advisor cost?<p>Generally, financial advisors charge a flat fee of $1,500 to $2,500 for the one-time creation of a full financial …

50 hikes with the best views in the US that are definitely worth taking

If you’re already a part of the growing crowd of backpack-touting, dirt-loving women who are hitting the trails, then you know that taking a hike is …

Hiking

This Infographic Shows Which Mobile Apps Are Most Popular in 25 Countries (And it's Not Facebook)

Facebook has 2.23 billion monthly active users, yet it's not the most popular mobile app in 25 of these developed or populous countries.<p>Facebook has 2.23 billion monthly active users, which is nearly a third of the world's population. Yet according Marketing Resources Incorporated (MRI), which …

I tried a Bullet Journal…and it changed my life

Everybody’s got their primary stress point, and for me, it’s feeling overwhelmed. I’m a student and I work, so I tend to pack my days to the brim—but …

Best Smart Locks that Support Amazon Alexa

Making your home smarter seems to be all the rage these days. There are smart speakers, smart TVs and other accessories to let you control your life …

Elon Musk's 'Productivity' Email to Tesla Employees Is Required Reading for Every Entrepreneur

Musk sets very ambitious goals, but the problems plaguing Tesla are familiar to anyone trying to get a company running right.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In many ways, Elon Musk is reshaping what it means to be an entrepreneur. For years, his unorthodox management …

6 of the Best Shoes From 2018 Outdoor Retailer Summer Market

The first day of 2018 Outdoor Retailer Summer Market in Denver has come to a close, where some the industry’s top brands showcased what shoes are to …

10 Must-Read Books for Entrepreneurial Graduates

Take command of your success with these essential reads.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>A new class of graduates are entering the workforce, and many are doing it on their own terms. Unlike previous generations, a large percentage of this "internet generation" are …

An Incredible Brass Band Cover of the Iconic Rage Against the Machine Anthem ‘Killing In the Name’

A fabulous band who call themselves “Brass Against the Machine” perform incredible brass band covers of iconic Rage Against the Machine songs …

Netgear's Arlo Pro 2 outdoor security cameras belong on your short list - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The cameras and related Arlo app work well and allow advanced features like person alerts and motion zones (if you subscribe to the Arlo Smart cloud service).<p><b>The Bad</b> $480 is pricey for a two-camera kit. It's difficult to angle the cameras unless you mount and attach them to the included …

Home Security

Busy Parents: Stop Feeling Guilty for Not Spending More Time With Your Kids

Are you an entrepreneur or a busy executive or professional? Do you have grade school-aged children? Chances are you feel guilty for not spending more time with them. But there's good news: It takes less time together than you may think to teach your kids the discipline they need to do well in …

Parenting

Now you can watch free movies and TV shows with the Tubi TV app

If the word “Tubi” isn’t part of your streaming, entertainment-loving lexicon yet, it should be. In the same way that you’ve grown to revere words …

Tubi TV

Video Evidence Proves That Betsy DeVos Might Be the Dumbest Person in Trump’s Cabinet

Betsy DeVos

The Beginner's Guide to Investing in Index Funds

Everything you need to know to start investing in index funds.<p>In Warren Buffett's 2016 letter to <b>Berkshire Hathaway</b> shareholders he wrote, "If a …

Investing