Lena Adlaryan

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Why pay for Office and Photoshop when you can get these alternatives for free?

Top-quality software that costs nothing.<p>We rely on expensive computer programs to edit photos and video, deal with office work, and protect our computers from malware. But they're not our only options. Often, commercial studios will offer the most basic versions of their products free of charge. In …

32 Simple Daily Habits That Separate High Achievers From Everyone Else | Inc.com

Anyone who has achieved great things in business and life knows that to be highly successful, you need to be highly disciplined. I've asked hundreds of executives and entrepreneurs about the things they do every day that help them succeed, and inevitably they credit simple routines which have been …

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59 Simple 3-Ingredient Recipes

Small Bites<p><b>Grilled Spiced Chicken Wings</b><br>Give chicken wings an unexpected twist with seafood seasoning and a creamy ranch dipping sauce.<p><b>Get the recipe:</b> …

Recipes

Yale University's New Course on Happiness Is So Popular That 25 Percent of Its Students Enrolled. Here's What It's About | Inc.com

How unhappy are students at Yale University?<p>It's arguably the toughest college in the country to get into--and more than half of its students wind up seeking mental health care while they're there.<p>That might not be a coincidence.<p>Yale psychology professor Laurie Santos says that's likely because if …

College & University

The Surprising Secret That Will Make You Way More Productive in 2018 | Inc.com

<i>What are the best productivity hacks you have implemented that actually work? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p>Aside from my beloved morning cup, I stay away from coffee. If I am feeling like …

California says your cell phone could possibly be dangerous

We love and enjoy using our mobile phones. For years, people have talked about the negative effects of using cellphones; specifically regarding …

Public Health

6 Things the Most Organized People Do Every Day

Your life is busy. Work/life balance is a challenge. You feel like you’re spreading yourself so thin that you’re starting to disappear. Most of us …

How to Turn Off Negative Thoughts Once and for All, According to a New Study

Everyone knows what it's like to worry about something incessantly, even if you repeatedly tell yourself to stop. While rumination and intrusive …

Research

Living Apart Together: Meet the Married Couples Who Choose Not to Share a Home

I'm pretty sure my last live-in relationship would still be intact if we'd just had separate bathrooms. After five years, though, little differences in our preferences and routines started seriously getting to us: We worked opposite hours, and he liked to shake off stress by going out among other …

25 Business Ideas Worth Millions That I Don't Have Time to Build

Here's a good business idea. Focus on one of the million problems people have that you could help them solve.<p>8 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The advance of the internet has democratized admission to the world of entrepreneurship. From virtually anywhere in the …

Small Business

Scientists Just Aged Liquor 2 Years… in 3 Days

With whiskey, as with wine, time spent aging directly correlates to a spirit’s depth of flavor. Or, at least, it has up until now. A team of Spanish …

How to Make and Bake Weed Brownies (Yep, We Went There)

The “special brownie” needs less introduction than most baked goods, but you’ll find no sloppily constructed, slightly burnt bars here. For those who …

Dessert

29 brilliant questions to ask at the end of every job interview

You should be assessing the employer just as much as they're assessing you because you both need to walk away convinced that the job would be a great fit.<p>So when the tables are turned and the interviewer asks, "Do you have any questions for me?" take advantage of this opportunity. It's the best way …

Most Vitamins Are Useless, But Here Are The Ones You Should Take

Forget multivitamins.<p>It seems like simple, obvious advice: eat your vegetables, get some exercise, and - of course - take your vitamins. Or not. …

5 Plants That Can Help Purify Indoor Air, According to Science

<i>This article originally appeared on Health.com.</i><p>Want to clear the air in your home or workplace? Get some greens, says research presented today at the …

You Can Lose Up To 4 Inches Of Your Waist In 10 Days With This Recipe From a Russian Herbalist!

The secret of her balm is horseradish. She claims that horseradish extremely encourages the losing weight, and this is just one of its many benefits …

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I bought a Costco vacation — here's why the retailer has completely changed how I book travel

"You can buy a vacation through Costco?" I was asked at least a dozen times in recent months.<p>My answer: Yes, and it's incredible.<p>I only became aware of Costco's travel deals in May, when a friend suggested checking out the warehouse store's website while planning an upcoming vacation.<p>I was amazed …

A relationship expert explains how successful couples handle their biggest fights

But talking through your issues requires tact, and in some instances, it's best to choose your battles. This is less about simply letting things go, however, and more about knowing when to save discussions for later.<p>Dr. Michael McNulty, a master trainer from The Gottman Institute and founder of the …

This is your brain on pot

Staci Gruber vividly remembers her first hit of marijuana, back when she was in college. It made her so paranoid, she locked herself in a bathroom. …

27 of the Most Beautiful Places In America

From sea to shining sea and everything in between.<p>Narrowing down the list of America's most scenic spots is clearly an impossible task, but these stunning places are totally worth bumping to the top of your travel bucket list.

National Parks

How To Raise Brilliant Children, According To Science

"Why are traffic lights red, yellow and green?"<p>When a child asks you a question like this, you have a few options. You can shut her down with a "Just because." You can explain: "Red is for stop and green is for go." Or, you can turn the question back to her and help her figure out the answer with …

Brookings Institution

Scientists Test Ancient Body-Warming Method as Depression Treatment

A new study finds that “hyperthermia” could be helpful in treating depression. It’s a century-old idea, but bigger trials are needed before it sees widespread use.<p>The 1927 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine went to an Austrian doctor with an unusual obsession. Julius Wagner-Jauregg had been …

The best houseplants to clean the air in your home, as recommended by NASA

Easy to care for, resilient, and a quick way to inject some nature into your living room - no wonder houseplants have recently made a comeback. But did you know they also clean the air in your home? A NASA study found that a plethora of plants neutralise the chemicals found in furniture, household …

The Best Low-Maintenance, Pet-Friendly Houseplants

As much as I love plants, I’ve never had many for two reasons: I’m terrible at keeping them alive and I have pets. A lot of plants are either toxic …

10 Simple Patterns of the Most Insanely Successful People | Inc.com

Success takes many forms. You can have monetary success, political success, in the form of power, or even cultural success, in the form of fame.<p>I spent a good part of last year interviewing the most successful people I know. These were ordinary people who've achieved extraordinary success. I …

Success

Transcript of "What you don't know about marriage"

In this funny, casual talk from TEDx, writer Jenna McCarthy shares surprising research on how marriages (especially happy marriages) really work. One …