Maya Hutcheson

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A former chef at the 'world's best restaurant' created these gourmet school lunches that cost under $4 to make

Daniel Giusti, a former chef at Noma — a Copenhagen restaurant consistently deemed the "world's best"— has left the world of fine dining. Now, he's taken on an even more daunting task: redesigning the public school lunch.<p>In January, Giusti launched Brigaid, a startup that aims to put professional …

These 9 apps will save you from wedding planning hell

Planning a wedding can make you feel like you’re the Wizard of Oz, and not in a good way. You’re in a situation in which you’re supposed to be an …

16 Best Diet Foods Proven to Help Weight Loss

Best Diet Foods for Weight Loss<p>So you need to start eating the best diet foods so that you can lose-weight-fast?<p>Life would be great if there were a …

The 50 Best Weight Loss Foods of All Time

Incorporating these healthy, slimming foods into your diet can help your body burn more calories, feel full for longer, and avoid weight gain.

Nutrition

11 Things You Need to Do to Have a Lasting Relationship

You probably never thought about no. 7, but it's spot on.<p>If you're lucky, you learn a little something every time you leave a relationship. Sure, sometimes that lesson is less "life is beautiful" and more "don't date EDM DJs," but still. A recent AskReddit thread prompted users to answer the most …

Unless You're Using 1 of These 6 Bug Repellants, You're Basically Asking for Zika

Some products barely work, according to the newest research.<p>Now that experts are saying Zika can be sexually transmitted for longer than previously thought, you have even more reason to avoid mosquitoes like it's your job. While the smartest strategy is to steer clear of areas where Zika-carrying …

Environmental Health

A top Harvard professor says this is how to trick your brain into conquering fear

But, the TED Talk is only one of Cuddy's defining moments.<p>In her book, "Presence: Bringing Your Boldest Self to Your Biggest Challenges," Cuddy discusses how to feel liberated and perform at your best.<p>She defines presence as "the state of being attuned to and able to comfortably express our true …

40 Pasta Salad Recipes You Need to Try This Summer

You'll want to whip these up every chance you get.<p>A summer picnic, potluck, or barbecue — these easy pasta salads will be your go-tos. And watch it be the first bowl to go empty. They're packed with a colorful mix of veggies, homemade dressings, and cold pastas.

A LinkedIn Just For Women

Last year Lisa Skeete Tatum found herself at a crossroads in her career. A chemical engineer, who had spent more than a decade as a general partner with Cardinal Partners (a $350+ million early stage healthcare venture capital firm), she was looking to change things up. At Cardinal she focused on …

Few Americans know about this mysterious, remote valley in southern Japan

The Japanese know the Iya Valley for its remoteness, alpine scenery and vine bridges and for being the fabled 12th-century refuge of the Heike clan. Americans are unlikely to know it at all, but if they do, it’s probably because of Alex Kerr.<p>At the tourist information office near Tokyo Station, I …

Japan

How a 10-Year-Old Scored the Toughest Sushi Reservation on Earth

This may be the youngest person who has ever dined at Sukiyabashi Jiro of Jiro Dreams of Sushi fame.<p>It’s hard enough to get a reservation at Tokyo’s …

Japan

Why 2015 Was a Blockbuster Year for Stripe

Payments startup Stripe moved from the cutting edge of the developers' world to mainstream business awareness in 2015. Here's how it did that.<p><i>Editor's Note: Inc. Magazine announced its pick for Company of the Year on Monday, November 23. It's Slack! See which one Inc. readers chose as their</i> …

FinTech

Anthony Bourdain Tries Waffle House for the Very First Time: This Is Better Than The French Laundry!

https://www.youtube.com/embed/bct8stbZafI<p>Digging in! <b>Anthony Bourdain</b> has traveled the world and eaten at the best restaurants, but it wasn’t until …

Interview With Confidence: Five Things Not To Say In A Job Interview

In my acting days, a casting director gave this great piece of advice: Stop thinking of the casting director as the enemy. The casting director wants nothing more than that next audition to feature THE ONE, so the project can get casted and everyone can move on….If you replace “casting director” …

19 Sweet Potato Recipes Perfect for Your Friendsgiving Feast

Whether you’re planning on attending your annual Friendsgiving potluck or traveling home for a traditional Thanksgiving dinner, there’s probably (okay, definitely) going to be some sort of sweet potato dish there. After all, they’re basically the poster child for fall. If you’re on the hunt for the …

20 Things Women with Amazing Abs Do Every Day

Make their tricks yours and flat abs should — in theory — follow.<p>Amazing abs are much easier to envy than to come by — and it's no secret that perfect abs take a whole lot of work. To get the core you want, just follow the daily practices of women with the strongest, flattest abs:<p>Carmel Rodriguez, …

Mindful People Have Less Belly Fat

Research about the effects of mindfulness is becoming ever more robust. Studies suggest that having an awareness of your own physical and mental …

Mindfulness

Kotatsu is a Japanese Table That Offers the Comfort of a Giant Warm Bed

The kotatsu is an ingenious invention that traces back to 14th century Japan, serving as a space heater when the weather gets colder. It's fairly simplistic in design, consisting of a heat source underneath a table with a skirt wrapped around it, capturing the heat during the cold season. The end …

Sights and Bites: What to Eat While Touring Tokyo, Japan

With a cultural map in one hand and a culinary compass in the other, savor the treasured sights, then seek the local bites.<p>From day to night, culture and cuisine come together in tantalizing <b>Tokyo</b>. As you experience stunning shrines and bustling markets, bright lights and big-city skyscrapers, take …

Why Organizations Don’t Learn

Virtually all leaders believe that to stay competitive, their enterprises must learn and improve every day. But even companies revered for their dedication to continuous learning find it difficult to always practice what they preach.<p>Consider Toyota: Continuous improvement is one of the pillars of …

Management

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I went broke teaching your kid: The real story about life on a teacher’s salary

Four kids. A ton of tuition. And $281.92 for a car payment. Teaching in America is barely middle class any more<p>I stare at the calculator: $281.92. That’s what I have to work with in terms of a car payment. My wife, a soccer mom who totes three kids (a fourth is in college) and a couple of dogs all …

This company determined to kill Victoria's Secret is becoming a major force in the lingerie market

Adore Me, which was named Inc.'s No. 2 retail company and No. 14 overall company on its prestigious Inc. 5000 list, is growing at a lightning fast pace.<p>Inc. notes that in three years, the company has grown a whopping 15,606%<p>In 2012, the company brought in $1.1 million. By 2013, the company brought …

4 Models of Social Workplace Learning – Learning in the Modern Workplace

[lastupdated]<p>Workplace Learning has traditionally been all about the “authoritative voice”, that is it has been about experts telling employees what …

6 alternative ways to fund your business without an investor

Raising money is often the toughest part of starting a business, and it’s also the most important. The majority of small businesses that fail within …

The Seven Senses of Self-Development

The most fulfilling path to success and personal fulfillment comes through the pursuit of your own self-development. The radically happy and successful immerse themselves in self-development. They have a deep and vested interest in life and relationships. Through self-exploration they remain openly …

The Gut-Stress Connection

We’ve all heard that stress can make you physically sick, and the mounting evidence yielded by reputable scientific studies continues to reinforce …

7 research-backed ways to stop procrastinating (and get more done)

We’re all guilty of procrastination.<p>We start the day with the intention of doing one thing, and it gets pushed off for later in the day. Then the next day. And soon after, the next week.<p>“75% of European digital ecosystem is present at #TNW2018”Are you doing business in Amsterdam in May?Join us<p>It’s …

I tried an unlimited-blowout startup called Vive, and it's completely worth $99 a month

Vive, which is currently in private beta in New York City, offers a subscription-based service centered on unlimited blowouts. That includes a wash and dry, but no haircuts or coloring.<p>Professional blowouts are intended to make your hair look as sleek and smooth as possible. You might get one …

You Have Nothing To Lose (And Everything To Gain) By Putting Yourself Out There

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>You’re here because you want to learn about entrepreneurship. Maybe you have some doubts about your idea or don’t know where to start. Maybe you’re …