Lydia Kim

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4 Hours Listening to Tony Robbins Will Teach You More About Business Than 4 Years in College

If you're looking to learn about growing a company, why not learn from someone who has built 30 of them?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Some people roll their eyes at the very mention of Tony Robbins, but I recently attended one of his events, and while I can understand …

Meghan Markle’s Mother Was ‘Silenced’ By The British Royal Family, Is ‘Miserable,’ According To ‘RadarOnline’

A new report suggests that Meghan Markle's mother, Doria Ragland, can't even talk about her royal daughter.<p>It’s not easy being the mother of a royal, …

Royal Family

What's the richest town in every state?

The American Dream promises to all the opportunity to attain financial security -- and even wealth -- through hard work. Just how widespread these opportunities are is a matter of debate, but there are towns that serve as evidence that the American Dream is alive and well, at least for some.<p>In …

Poverty Rate

'It's only a beer': the unwritten contracts between men and women

‘It’s a contract only a man can create, and sometimes it feels like only a man can break it. Women are expected to sign on the dotted line’<p>The first time I failed to pay up, I was a high school student at a bowling alley in my small town in central Pennsylvania. An older man bought me a beer and …

Beer

13 etiquette rules you probably never realized you're breaking

You write thank you notes, keep your elbows off the table and would never think of eating until everyone at your table had been served. Your etiquette would make Miss Manners proud, right? Not so quick. As it turns out, there are several lesser-known etiquette rules you may be unknowingly breaking. …

Etiquette

Here’s Your Cheat Sheet to Happiness

Professor Laurie Santos didn’t set out to create the most popular course in the history of Yale University and the most talked-about college course …

The 3-Second Trick From Craig Ferguson That Will Help You Manage Your Emotions

This quick mental dialogue could save you some major regrets.<p>Our emotions influence practically every decision we make. That's why it's so important to understand emotions and how they work--and learn how to keep them under control.<p>In my new book, <i>EQ Applied: The Real-World Guide to Emotional</i> …

Most of Your Vitamin Supplements Really Are Useless, Says Huge New Study

Don't waste your money.<p>Vitamin and mineral supplements are a staple in many people's diets, but there is increasing evidence to suggest the most …

Research

‘Roseanne’ Cancellation: Julianne Moore, Don Cheadle, Mike Schur, and More React

ABC nixed the high-performing series after creator and star Roseanne Barr published a crass Memorial Day tweet.<p>Roseanne Barr sank her hit ABC revival …

Shonda Rhimes

A Worldwide Scramble to Pull Off a Trump and Kim Summit

TOKYO — Ever since President Trump pulled out of planned talks with Kim Jong-un, the leader of North Korea, officials from both countries have been scrambling to salvage the summit meeting and keep it on track for June 12 in Singapore.<p>A process that would normally take months is now being …

The 10 Obsessions You Need to Have to Become a Self-Made Millionaire

You get rich by fixating on getting rich.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Becoming a successful entrepreneur and achieving millionaire status isn’t easy -- less than 10 percent of the U.S. population ever reaches this goal. Most people give up along the way, becoming …

There are only 13 actual vitamins, and you’ll die without them

But do you need supplements?<p>Here’s the confusing thing about vitamins: your life literally depends on them—but that doesn’t mean you need to <i>take</i> them. The best scientific evidence to date says you probably don’t need vitamins in pill form.<p>A recent systematic analysis of studies, published in the</i> …

Nutrition

5 Golden Rules for Raising Mentally Strong Kids

Give your kids the skills they'll need to tackle life's toughest challenges head-on.<p>When my first book, <i>13 Things Mentally Strong People Don't Do</i>, hit the shelves, readers kept asking me the same question over and over again: "How do I teach my kids how to be mentally strong?"<p>I was thrilled to learn …

Children whose parents spend time on mobile devices have more behavior issues

By Linda Searing<p>The question<p>Scanning text messages or checking news or sports alerts on a cellphone is common in today’s world. If parents do this while interacting with their children, might it affect the children’s behavior?<p>This study<p>The study involved 170 two-parent families with at least one …

Mobile Devices

Writers recommend great books you've (probably) never heard of

A new book app is challenging the notion that reading “well” necessarily means falling back on the same old classics, from Trollope to Tolstoy. Each week, Alexi, a “digital book club”, turns to writers for inspiration, asking them to rout out hidden gems which are then offered to members to read on …

Need Some Summer Reading? These Are the 15 Best-Selling Business Books Right Now

These are the books you're likely to spot everyone reading this summer, according to Amazon.<p>The lazy days of summer are here. That means you need some books to fill them with.<p>There are tons of recommendations out there from business icons, other entrepreneurs, and thought leaders, but if you really …

The True Story of “The Marine on the Tank” and One of the Most Emblematic Images of Vietnam

The Battle of Huế—the bloodiest battle of the Tet Offensive—was launched almost 50 years ago, on January 31, 1968, and was fought in close quarters inside a walled city over a period of more than three weeks. In terms of American public perceptions, the Tet Offensive changed the course of the …

Donald Trump, would-be peace-broker, fundamentally misunderstands the history of Islam

This weekend, US president Donald Trump is traveling to the Middle East to deliver a speech about Islam. My bet is that within the first half of that speech—written by the Muslim-baiting Stephen Miller—he’ll brag about his <i>yuge</i> election victory, possibly leak some intelligence, and offend the entire …

Prince George Told Off by Kate Middleton at Pippa's Wedding

Yes, even royal kids can drive their parents demented.<p>In a reassuring moment for struggling parents everywhere, a tearful Prince George was …

Roger Federer

Kotlin: Everything you need to know about Android's newest development language

Google announced support for Kotlin in Android at Google I/O 2017. It reinforced how important Kotlin is for app development again in 2018, but many …

How To Lose Weight: The Carb Cycling Diet And What To Know

In theory, weight loss is simple: burn more calories than you consume. But in practice, it's not that easy. Plus, the plethora of popular diets, like …

Hacking Children's Learning: Why Gamification Technology Has The Answer

The problem with learning in recent years across all levels of schooling is that, somewhere along the way, we lost how to make it fun. Instead, it’s become a chore or punishment to kids and their parents. In reality, learning should be fun as it once had been.<p>There is hope that fun can be put back …

Mobile Devices

This giant pig will make you think twice about eating meat

Bong Joon-ho’s new film Okja may not be perfect, but it’s a lot of fun, writes Nicholas Barber.<p>Okja may not be the year’s best film, but it could well contain the year’s most riotously entertaining 15 minutes: a helter-skelter chase which climaxes with a minivan-sized mutant pig galumphing though a …

Bong Joon-ho

People love probiotics, but do they really help?

By Christine Yu<p>Probiotics are having a moment. They’re touted as the next big superstar in disease prevention and in treatment for ailments such as irritable bowel syndrome, gestational diabetes, allergies and obesity. Fans claim that these “good” bacteria will nourish your gut microbiome and crowd …

Microbiome

I Tried the ‘Grits’ Blackhead Removal Hack That's All Over Reddit

The Internet is going crazy for an interesting blackhead removal method. Coined by the SkincareAddiction Reddit community as “skin gritting,” this …

Netflix’s new true crime doc, The Keepers, isn’t Making a Murderer. It’s far more haunting.

The primary mystery is the murder of a nun. But it’s what she knew that will devastate you.<p>In 2015, Netflix captured lightning in a bottle when the company premiered its original true crime documentary <i>Making a Murderer</i>. And for a few moments, Netflix’s new true crime docuseries <i>The Keepers</i> taps into …

How The Wizard of Lies Recasts Bernie Madoff as Donald Trump

“What possibly can we say good about Madoff?” wonders one of Bernie Madoff’s many victims in a courtroom scene that takes place toward the end of <i>The Wizard of Lies</i>, Barry Levinson’s enigmatic new biopic premiering tomorrow on HBO.<p>It’s a minor moment in the film, but a major provocation for Levinson …

50 Books Recommended by This Year's TED Speakers

TED is one of the world's premier cultural events, providing not just a chance for the thousand or so attendees to hear from some of the smartest people around, but also opening up this knowledge to millions of learners around the world through the event's wildly popular online videos.<p>But those …

War

15 secrets to a stunning back yard that you can't miss!

If you look at pictures of other people's completed back yards and wonder how you can make yours look so stylish and well put together, wonder no …