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Six of the best pancake recipes

The only recipes you need to sweeten up your pancake day, from a classic crepe with lemon and sugar to beetroot drop scones and a custard-filled stack<p>Prep <b>10-15 mi</b><b>n</b><br>Cook <b>2 min per pancake</b><br>Makes <b>18</b>

Breakfast

Research Says There Are Only 2 Types of Bosses. Which One Are You?

Knowing when and how to be which type will make you great.<p>Leadership and management are fundamentally different things. Which one you should practice depends not on you, but on your business.<p>Businesses go through phases in their lives, just as people do. What you need to grow today is different …

These 40 Inspirational Quotes Picked by Richard Branson Will Move You to Achieve Your Potential

The endlessly entrepreneurial Sir Richard Branson serves as curator of words that will move you to more.<p>Elon Musk is the current media darling for having vision and achieving crazy things.<p>Jeff Bezos has more than his share of bold ideas and Mark Zuckerberg is no slouch in focusing on big things …

Motivation

This Amazingly Simple Technique Lets You Learn Anything in 5 Minutes and Remember It Forever

Y Combinator's Michael Nielsen uses a grade school tool to powerfully enhance his learning and retention skills.<p>If you're struggling to master a complex topic, a new language, or anything else that seems to strain your brain, Michael Nielsen has a suggestion for you: Try flashcards. Nielsen is a …

Use This Successful Entrepreneur's Scheduling Secret to Have Your Most Productive Day

The Muse founder Kathryn Minshew says you have to monitor your energy levels to know when to attempt your biggest tasks.<p>Kathryn Minshew is a big believer in work-life fit. While balance might not always be possible, the entrepreneur says that her mindset is all about the ways in which your career …

Entrepreneurship

Imagine How You'll Feel on January 18 (if You Start a 100-Day Goal on October 10)

There are 100 days between October 10 and January 18. What if you decided to change something big during that time?<p>Recently, I wrote about how 100 days is the perfect amount of time to achieve a key life goal. It's enough time to accomplish something big--but short enough to be able to see the …

22 Time Management Quotes to Inspire You to Achieve Your Goals

Make the most of the time you have.<p>Time is the one thing in life that you can never get back. Once it's gone, it's gone forever.<p>In today's fast-paced world, even though it seems like we're working 24/7, are we really making the best use of our time? Use these 22 quotes to help inspire you to …

25 Cozy Slow-Cooker Meals That Basically Make Themselves

The ultimate comfort food recipes, right this way.

5 Self-Confidence Myths (And How To Avoid Them)

A while back I ran a short survey asking people of all generations, both genders, and different walks of life what they thought was the biggest …

Your Answer to This Question Will Determine Your Success in Life

Here's how to know what your fundamental goals are--and keep them from conflicting with each other.<p>Your time on this beautiful planet is brief.<p>The more consciously awake you become, the more you realize how short life really is.<p>You have no time to waste on pursuits that aren't taking you where you …

8 Scheduling Hacks to 10X Your Productivity

Get the most out of your days with these 8 scheduling hacks.<p>Let's face it - business owners have a lot on their plates. Whether you're managing teams locally or globally, your day-to-day thoughts and activities are likely consumed by the need to accelerate the growth of your company.<p>With so much to …

New York City's 11 best oyster happy hours

Oysters are wonderful.<p>But they're even more wonderful when they're meaty, shucked properly, and just a buck.<p>And so, presented in no specific order, Business Insider's list of the best oyster happy hours in New York.<p><i>We tried to get a range of spots for connoisseurs and neophyte fans alike. Shoot us</i> …

New York City

10 Free Tools for Successfully Managing Your Personal Brand

Do you Google yourself and find another person with your same name? Do you want to keep your personal life separate from your personal brand? Do you …

Social Media

16 Three-Ingredient Party Appetizers for the *Lazy* Hostess

Whether you’re planning a TV viewing party, bridal shower or game day gathering, does this ever happen to you? You start out all ambitious, with a grocery list for some outrageous guacamole and crazy-impressive appetizers, but before you can get to a store, inertia sets in. Why does hostessing have …

Best Spaghetti Bolognese Recipe, How to Make Bolognese Sauce

Spaghetti Bolognese<p>Spaghetti Bolognese is one of the most classic dishes which originated in the region of Emilia Romagna. It is made up of bold veal and pork mince sauce which simmers for hours in sweet tomato paste and best served with egg pasta cooked al dente. It really is, the taste of Italy. …

7 Ways For Social Entrepreneurs To Attract Talent And Resources

To me, growing and scaling a social venture is similar to scaling a traditional venture. It takes quality talent and resources to make a difference. …

Entrepreneurship

12 Epic Adventures You Need to Have Before You Die

Spend a little or spend a lot. Tackle a big challenge or take it easy. Whatever you do, get out there. The world won’t give you an invitation, but …

The Dumbest Thing Entrepreneurs Do When Hiring

<i>The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

Why Trying To Be A People Pleaser Makes You A Bad Boss

Sure, you want everyone to get along. But trying to make everyone happy can ruin your reputation.<p>Over a decade ago, business performance consultant Ryan Estis transitioned from being a salesperson out in the field to being a manager. He moved from an environment where it was his job to make …

18 Habits That Will Make You Smarter

Cultivating smart habits is the key to unlocking your potential.<p>To be smart is great, but it doesn't happen overnight. If you want to become smarter, you have to create habits that will groom your intelligence and nourish your mind.<p>Some people are born smart, but most smart people do daily rituals …

Here's Why Your Sales Reps Are Losing Deals

If your sales team is struggling, chances are it is making one or more of these blunders.<p>I've spent a good portion of my career in B2B tech sales and business development. I believe my background in sales and lead generation has made me a better marketer and entrepreneur today.<p>Throughout my years …

The One Thing You Should Never Do if You Start a Company

<i>The Entrepreneur Insiders netwo</i><i>rk is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

How to Build a Marketing Campaign that Appeals to Generation Z

Technology enables brands to connect with audiences on a personal level cost effectively, at incredible scale. Facebook, Twitter, and Snapchat all …

7 Daytime Habits That Are Sabotaging Your Sleep

Do you face the sun each morning?<p>When it comes to getting a good night’s sleep, a few musts come to mind: a quiet room, comfortable bed and plenty of time. But research actually shows that what we do during the day can have as much effect on sleep as anything we do at night.<p>So if you’re having …

Sleep

Entrepreneurship vs. Freelancing: What's the Difference?

Freelancers work hard for their money. Entrepreneurs work hard to set up systems that make them money.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>A few years ago, I was watching an interview with Seth Godin, who is one of my heroes of the business world. He was explaining the core …

Entrepreneurship

What You Really Need to Do to Make Your Employees Happy (No, It's Not More Money)

Deep down, every human being wants to find meaning in his or her work.<p>Want to inspire your employees to perform at levels you've never imagined?<p>In <i>Give and Take</i>, Adam Grant says that when people find purpose in their work it will not only improve that person's happiness, it will boost …

Awesome Nutella Cake Recipe with Strawberry and Ricotta

Nutella Cake Recipe<p>Nutella Cake Recipe with Ricotta is a combination of two moist layers of chocolate sponge bursting with delicious ricotta cream surrounded by Nutella topped with juicy strawberries. This is every bite as rich as a dessert should be...Spoil your family and friends nd make this …

10 Success lessons from Benjamin Franklin – “America's Founding Father” for entrepreneurs

Share67<p>Tweet<p>Share188<p>+18<p>Shares 263<p>Benjamin Franklin was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States of America (USA). A famous polymath, Franklin …

A Minimalist Bachelor Apartment in Montenegro

When asked to design an apartment for a young IT engineer, the M3 Architectural&Construction group took a minimalist approach. Located in Budva, …