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One work-at-home mom is fulfilling her dreams

At 8pm on a Wednesday night, Stefanie Robertson sits comfortably on her sofa, puts her feet up, and opens her laptop. Elliana, her eight year-old daughter, sleeps quietly in the next room and Drew, her husband, sits beside her. The house is silent. Stefanie and Drew sip glasses of their boutique …

Entrepreneurship

7 Best Colors For Healing

Healing colors are the colors that influence mood, calm the nervous system and make the environments less provoking and peace inducing. Over the …

15 women who founded $1 billion startups

Fewer than one in 10 unicorns -- startups valued at more than $1 billion -- were founded by women. But many of those firms are among the world's most innovative.<p>Here's a look at 15 women who launched $1 billion startups, and how they got to the top. Valuations were provided by CB Insights.<p>The first …

Startups

You can now book incredibly cheap flights with a new app that lets you bid on unsold airline seats

If, like 24 per cent of Britons, you are a chronic procrastinator - we may have found the perfect travel app for you.<p>Air Ticket Arena is a new UK-based start-up which launched on February 1 and gives you the opportunity to bid for last-minute plane tickets.<p>All you need to do is download the app and …

Flying

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

Bariatric Physician Reveals the 3 Harmful Foods That are Damaging You From the Inside

<b>CITATIONS</b><p>Katie J. Astell, Michael L. Mathai, Andrew J. McAinch, Christos G. Stathis, Xiao Q. Su. A pilot study investigating the effect of Caralluma …

How one of the richest dynasties in American history lost its fortune

Cornelius Vanderbilt might have been the greatest capitalist in history.<p>When he was just 16, in 1810, Cornelius borrowed US$100 from his mother. Using that money, he went on to build a fortune of around US$100 million. That would be worth over US$200 billion today. And it was roughly equivalent to …

Real Estate

This 17-Second Rule Will Make You More Productive (and Happy) | Inc.com

Everyone experiences stretches of life, whether a few days or many years, when the down moments are more frequent than the good. These periods of time can rob you of your passion, energy, and ultimately your vision. Most people find it easier to hold on to a bad mood rather than to shift their …

Happiness

10 Habits That Change Boys Into Men | Inc.com

The demise of our culture will result from the demise of its men if something isn't changed quickly. Far too many men remain directionless, devastated and scared children.<p>Male suicide rates have increased to three to four times higher than the female suicide rate. Men are twice as likely as women …

Self-improvement

Steve Bannon Misreported $2 Million in Mortgage Debt in Financial Disclosure

Donald Trump’s chief strategist, Steve Bannon, incorrectly reported $2 million in mortgage debt in his White House financial declaration form.<p>Instead …

Best way to put Philly on the map at SXSW 2018? Speak on a panel

In March 2017, over 250 Philadelphians headed over to Austin, Texas, to rep Philly at the annual <b>SXSW Conference</b>. Our delegation worked throughout the …

SXSW

This Is Your Brain on Architecture

In her new book, Sarah Williams Goldhagen presents scientific evidence for why some buildings delight us and others—too many of them—disappoint.<p>Sarah Williams Goldhagen was the architecture critic for <i>The New Republic</i> for many years, a role she combined with teaching at Harvard University’s Graduate …

‘Dunkirk’ in 70mm: Tickets go on sale for high-resolution screenings at 125 locations

On July 5 tickets went on sale for special engagements of “Dunkirk” shown in 70mm, the high-resolution format that was recently used by <b>Quentin</b> …

3 Daily Habits That Will Change Your Life | Inc.com

It's not the big things that take out most leaders and creative pros, it's the little ones. Over time, they forget to do the small things that position them to bring their best effort to the table every day. While everything might look fine to those around them, the decay has already begun and they …

Creativity

Morning Joe Host Says There Are 'Literally No Real Men' in Trump's White House

“Morning Joe” co-host, Mika Brzezinski, tore into President Donald Trump's aides on Monday, suggesting they weren't manly enough to stop the …

Donald Trump

Left handed people are more likely to be geniuses

The belief that there is a link between talent and left-handedness has a long history. Leonardo da Vinci was left-handed. So were Mark Twain, Mozart, Marie Curie, Nicola Tesla and Aristotle. It’s no different today – former US president Barack Obama is a left-hander, as is business leader Bill …

This Study is Forcing Scientists to Rethink the Human Genome

The more data, the better, right? When it comes to genetics, it turns out that might not be the case.<p>As both genetic sequencing has gotten cheaper …

Genetics

Science Knows the 2-Step Process for Breaking the Bad Habits Holding You Back

Bad habits are terribly persistent, until you learn where the weak links are.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Bad habits can be like weeds in the garden, you get rid of them for a while, but they come right back. In order to successfully break a bad habit, you need to …

Social Media

15 Side Hustles You Can Start Today

The thought of launching a side hustle or starting a small business sounds a little intimidating. How do you build a brand? What’s the best way to manage finances? Do taxes suddenly become more complicated? It’s easy to run for the hills when you start making a mental list of all of these …

Small Business

Parisian Babe: How to Be It From the Inside Out, part 2

5 things I would tell my freshman-year self

Hey Girl,<p>It's me. Actually, it's you.<p>If you're reading this, then you're me in my freshman year of college. You're bubbling with excitement and overwhelmed by anxiety.<p>First piece of advice: breathe. You'll have plenty of opportunities to fixate on whether or not you nailed that biology test that …

High School

Police say 8 people were killed in a Mississippi shooting

BROOKHAVEN, Mississippi (AP) — Authorities in Mississippi say a suspect is in custody after eight people were killed in a shooting, including a sheriff's deputy.<p>BROOKHAVEN, Miss. (AP) — Authorities in Mississippi said Sunday that a suspect is in custody after eight people were killed in a shooting, …

Crime

The Birth Control Pill Is 57 Years Old, But It Never Stopped Being Radical

The first commercial birth control pill became available 57 years ago on Tuesday, with two women deserving much of the credit.<p>The pill radically changed women’s health, giving them access to reliable, safe and effective contraception. It also fundamentally changed women’s ability to control their …

Health Care

Doctors Have Built a Magnetic Robot to Gently Explore Your Colon

As you get older, colonoscopies become an important part of maintaining your health, allowing doctors to spot potentially fatal diseases like colon …

Vanderbilt University

Carolyn Hax: Why can’t she have the wedding she wants?

<i>Hello there! I am getting married this winter. My fiance and I want a small formal ceremony. We found a small chapel that holds only 12.</i><p><i>My mother told everyone in my family and invited someone I don’t even know to our wedding, and then manufactured a list of people I “have” to invite. I went home</i> …

Weddings

The single best type of exercise for your brain, according to scientists

Get moving.<p>A wealth of recent research, including two new studies published this spring, suggests that any type of exercise that raises your heart rate and gets you moving and sweating for a sustained period of time — known as aerobic exercise— has a significant, overwhelmingly beneficial impact on …

Exercise

Advanced Gratitude Journaling: 5 Practices for Increased Happiness

Karson McGinleyGratitude has become very popular lately, and for good reason. According to research, gratitude is one of the easiest and most …

Happiness

Obamacare repeal is class warfare

The poor aren't losing just to the rich.<p>Many liberals view the Republican health care bill, which passed the House on Thursday, as a deliberate act of class warfare — eliminating health care subsidies for the neediest Americans in order to finance tax cuts for corporations and the highest …

Health Care