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16 Audio Books That Will Improve The Way You Live, Work And Love

If there's an area in your life that could do with some improvement, a good audio book might be able to steer you in the right direction. Best of …

5 Shortcuts To Bonding Deeply With a Romantic Partner

How do you get to crazy love — or get crazy love back when it’s gone away?<p>Forget the silly relationship books, let’s look at the real science and get …

TEDx Talk: Photographer Trey Ratcliff on Finding Your Own Greatness

Travel photographer Trey Ratcliff has millions of social media followers online, runs a famous travel photography blog called Stuck in Customs, …

Living With Social Anxiety: How To Overcome Fear Of Interacting With Others | Spirit Science

We all know what it feels like to be nervous to speak in front of a room of people. This is a very normal human response. But there of some of you …

4 Tips for Staying Calm in Conversation With Very Important People

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Imagine you're at a conference and you see one of the keynote speakers you admire in the hallway. You want to go up to him, but you don't know what to say or how to approach him. You also don't want to look silly. What do you do?<p>When you …

'I Read This 20 Times:' Five Founders Pick The Best Books For Startups

Five founders pick the best books for startups. One French entrepreneur recommends a literary classic she’s read 20 times and says the principles within it have everything to do with her business. Entrepreneurs from around the globe weigh in with their most inspiring business books.<p><b>Gabriel García</b> …

Startups

Don't Wish to Be Successful. Expect to Be.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We all hope to be successful, but most people don’t expect themselves to reach a level of extraordinary achievement. Rather, they hope and wish for that to be the case someday. Hoping and wishing will never be enough to get you to where …

10 Reasons You're Not a Millionaire -- Yet

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Many people out there desperately <i>want</i> to be millionaires, and why wouldn’t they? While money may not buy happiness it can buy a better, less stressful and more fulfilled life. However, before you can be a millionaire you need to have the …

7 Business Blogs That Are Better Than an MBA - Sweet Fish Media | A Podcast Agency for B2B Brands

Owning a small business is tough, but you don’t have to do it alone.<p>The greatness of the internet is that information is free and available to anyone …

British director says the much-debated final ‘spinning top’ scene of his 2010 brainteasing blockbuster is about the subjective nature of reality<p>Christopher Nolan has finally explained the controversial “spinning top” ending to his critically acclaimed science fiction blockbuster Inception.<p>Speaking …

Princeton University

How to Stop Being Jealous of Successful People and Become One Instead

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>How many times have you caught yourself clicking through the Facebook profile pictures of a “friend” (whom you’ve never met) at 1:37 a.m., and getting at least a <i>teeny</i> bit jealous because they seem to be living a much more exciting life …

8 Toxic Types of People You Should Keep Out of Your Life

Founder, Market Domination Media®<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Toxic individuals are completely exhausting to be around and they can have a negative impact on your forward momentum. Entrepreneurs need to remain laser focused -- the distractions and stress that toxic …

Change your financial life before you ruin it

You know that the key to financial freedom is to save more and spend less. But how much should you be saving? And how much spending is considered too …

Startups: Top 3 Web Design Trends That Will Blow You Away

> Startups: Top 3 Web Design Trends That Will Blow You Away<p>Views6714<p>Businesses have to adapt to an evolving web design ecosystem. Web design isn’t a …

First-Time Business Owners: A Brief Guide to Tax Filings

<i>In their book,</i> Start Your Own Business<i>, the staff of Entrepreneur Media Inc. guides you through the critical steps to starting a business, then supports you in surviving the first three years as a business owner. In this edited excerpt, the authors offer a quick guide to help you figure out what</i> …

12 Strategies to Help You Feel Happier

Try a combination of the following blues-busting strategies, and your life view can brighten up in no time<p>Mike Genevie was the kind of guy who always came ready with a joke.<p>But when his relationship with his girlfriend went sour, his sunny outlook on life turned overcast.<p>“She stopped returning my …

Wellness

7 Strategies for Dealing With Negative People

Author, Business Etiquette Expert and Founder of The Protocol School of Palm Beach<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We’ve all experienced the side effects of a negative friend, colleague or co-worker. Perhaps you work with someone who complains endlessly about his job but …

25 Things You Need to Know About Money Before You Turn 25

As someone who recently entered her mid-twenties , I can promise we don’t believe we know everything. Most everything? Maybe. But not …

Personal Finance

Why You Need a Roth IRA

With this indispensable savings tool, your money grows tax-free, you can invest in almost anything and you get several cool perks.<p>One of the smartest …

The LeBron Rules: Seven Series and Scars That Helped Make LeBron James

CLEVELAND — Time typically heals wounds, but time has a busy schedule and some blind spots, and soreness tends to linger even after the stitches. So, when LeBron James was asked how long it's typically taken to get over a playoff series, he greeted the question with laughter.<p>"I haven't gotten over …

Basketball

The Super Shake That Helps You Build Muscle Faster

You can’t bulk up if you’re not giving your body the right nutrition. Add these protein shakes to your diet and you’ll see results<p>Putting on muscle is simple in theory: lift weights and take in more calories than you burn.<p>But in reality, it’s an arduous process. You have to diligently follow a …

Nutrition

5 Ways to Keep Fear of Failure From Holding You Back

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Everyone likes to succeed but it’s impossible to be successful 100 percent of the time. Failure is a natural, often painful, part of growing a business.<p>In our perfectionist society, we’re conditioned to fear failure. As a result, we are …

Developing People Skills Is a Brilliant Career Move

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Daniel Goleman popularized the term "emotional intelligence," and continues to be a pioneer in this field. In his latest book, <i>Social Intelligence</i>, Goleman makes the case that social competence distinguishes outstanding leaders. …

From Pixelmator and Auxy to Microsoft Word and Gruff Rhys, the best apps for Apple’s tablet in the last 12 months<p>• <b>The best iPhone apps of 2014</b><br>• <b>The best iPhone and iPad games of 2014</b><p>If you want more from a photo-editing app than simple filters and cropping, Pixelmator is just the thing: a powerful …

Spaghetti alle Vongole

Servings<p>The briny juices from the clams help to flavor this brothy sauce—the fresher the clams, the better the dish.<p>May 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>Kosher salt<p>6 oz. spaghetti<p>4 Tbsp. extra-virgin olive oil, divided<p>1 garlic clove, thinly sliced<p>1 tsp. crushed red pepper flakes<p>1/4 cup white wine<p>2 lb. cockles, …

Italian Food

Emotion in Marketing: How Our Brains Decide What's Shareable

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog and has been republished with permission.</i><p>Every day it seems like we feel hundreds of different emotions – each nuanced and specific to the physical and social situations we find ourselves in.<p>According to science, it’s not that complicated by a long …

Photographic Composition: 4 Tips to Improve Impact

The art of composition is the creation of a visually compelling picture—a picture that evokes the interest of the viewer. Composition is a key …

Miniature World Photo-Manipulations by 14-Year-Old Photographer “Fiddle Oak”

How old were you when you first started working with Photoshop? 14-year-old Natick, Massachusetts-based photographer and retoucher Zev has been at it …

How To Put Together a Beginner’s Light Painting Kit

If you’ve ever harbored interest in trying light painting, there’s no better time than now. Summer is here and the weather is perfect for you start …