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7 Qualities of an Easy to Follow Leader

Are you easy to follow as a leader?I might ask – are you followable?Followable may not be a Scrabble approved word – or even a word, but the …

5 Essential Colognes That'll Always Be in Style

You need a good scent—and you can't go wrong with any of these.<p><i>Welcome to The Esquire Endorsement. Heavily researched. Thoroughly vetted. These picks are the best way to spend your hard-earned cash.</i><p>Style is more than the clothes on your back or the watch on your wrist—it's how you present yourself. …

These 40 Powerful Life Lessons Can Immediately Change the Rest of Your Life

Truth resonates in your bones. Recognize it. Feel it. And do something about it.<p>Sometimes we get lost.<p>Other times we get distracted.<p>But most of all, we often get so consumed with the game of life--all of its pursuits, sensations, and experiences--that we forget the truths that lie at the core of …

Happiness

These 4 Old-School Leadership Principles Still Ring True Today

Technology changes a lot very fast. People, not so much.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The business world has certainly changed since leaders like David Ogilvy or Peter Drucker were looked to for leadership advice. But just because the workplaces of today are …

5 Quotes That Teach You Everything You Need To Know About Leadership Storytelling

Leadership storytelling is the intentional assertion of your point of view. How do you master this underutilized 21st century leadership skill effectively and efficiently?<p>In my book <i>Let the Story Do the Work</i><i>,</i> I’ve provided tools, templates and examples to help leaders sharpen their business …

Leadership

17 Powerful Quotes to Boost Your Confidence

When things get tough, confidence can sometimes be hard to find. Read these inspiring words to build your confidence when you need it most.<p>Confidence is a quality that all of us need to have in most every aspect of our lives -- work, friends, family, community, and so much more. And while there are …

Motivation

Managing an Employee with a Bad Attitude? Just Focus on What This Person Does.

An employee who complains is tolerable if you set guidelines for what is acceptable behavior.<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I teach leadership programs all over the country, and one of the most significant questions I get from leaders and managers in my …

How to Immediately Win Your Employees' Trust (Even When They Are More Experienced Than You)

You don't have to know everything, but you do you have to care and lead by example.<p>As a young almost-college graduate, I didn't think of myself as a leader. I was a performer. I did the work, but I wasn't a leader. Then after just five months, I was told to lead a sales team. All of the sales reps …

Leadership

The Prettiest Flowers to Make Your Home Glow

Spring is the ideal time to plant colorful flowers. The appropriately named "Forget-me-not" (Myosotis) flower is in good company with the likes of …

The Forgotten History Of The Koreans Of Mexico And Cuba

To many it might come as a surprise to learn that there are Korean-Mexicans and Korean-Cubans, though with this revelation it becomes imperative to …

Plantations

10 Things the Artist and the Entrepreneur Have in Common

Trish Duggan, one of 1,500 billionaires on this planet, shares her wisdom and knowledge about artists and entrepreneurs.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Trish Duggan is an artist, philanthropist, entrepreneur and a billionaire. I recently had the opportunity to …

Entrepreneurship

Teenage whizzes invent a 'thermoelectric spoon' that heats up food on the go

A team of teenage Mexican students have come up with an invention that is turning quite a few heads: an electronic spoon that heats up your meal one spoonful at a time – or reheats it all at once if you choose to stir it.<p>hey are hoping their innovation can offer an easy solution for hungry …

Compact house in Mexico City makes the most of a 380-square-foot lot

A graphic black-and-white facade hints at the home’s minimalist interior<p>Built with a footprint measuring just 35.64 square meters (about 383 square feet), the Xomali House in Mexico City contains a series of modern, storage-concealing spaces spread across three floors. Designed by local firm DMP …

19 space defying extensions to give you hope and ideas

If you ever look at extensions and think they look great and offer untold extra space, but you could never (not even in a million years) have one as …

Architecture

Gardening 101: Sansevieria

Sansevieria, <i>S. trifasciata:</i> “Mother-in-Law’s Tongue”<p>Some disgruntled son- or daughter-in-law, now unknown to history, facetiously nicknamed this …

Gloria Cortina‘s New Furniture Line Channels the Mythology of Mexico

The decorator‘s debut array of furniture will be on view November 3 to December 23<p>When she was 14, Mexican interior designer Gloria Cortina discovered her calling by redecorating her childhood bedroom. First came an Art Deco–tinged scheme in the spirit of <i>Miami Vice</i>, then a floral mash-up of Laura …

Mexico's first supercar compete with the best? - CNN Style

Written by Ben Griffin, CNN<p>When you think of famous car-producing nations, Mexico is probably not at the top of your list. But two brothers, Guillermo and Iker Echevarría, are on a mission to change that with a two-seater built by their own fledgling manufacturer, Vuhl.<p>Vuhl's first creation, the 05 …

Family Business

Get the Look: Industrial, Quirky LA Loft Style

This fascinating loft in an old Edison Electric building has <i>everything</i>: secret tunnels, built-in nooks, a Mezcal lounge, a speakeasy, a Moroccan tea …

The Mexican Architect Who Painted Modernism Pink

If you’ve come across any of Luis Barragán’s works, you might find yourself wondering if they actually exist. <i>Is it merely a trick of the camera or paintbrush? Did Barbie’s Dreamhouse get a modernist makeover?</i> The works of this Mexican architect—which <i>are</i> real buildings, all brought to life in his …

Architecture

8 simple ways to make your home an oasis

Our homes are restful, relaxing and rejuvenating domestic spaces. When decorating and designing your most intimate and private areas, you will most …

10 easy ways to beautify a tiny living room

Is your living room a squeeze? Are you working with a limited layout, or perhaps a cloistered floor plan? If any of these points ring true for your …

Another reason contemporary Christian music sounds ‘cliched and over-produced’

As a participant in the contemporary Christian music industry for more than 30 years, I agree with Brant Hansen’s thesis in his July 16 Religion essay, “Vapid, sacred, sunnier-than-thou,” that contemporary Christian music is growing in popularity because it overtly gives listeners hope and …

Stop Trying To Be Great And Start Doing This

<i>Greatness. It’s a term we hear over and over.</i> Becoming the best we can be. Reaching your potential. Living the dream.Kobe Bryant. Absolute greatness. …

How to Make Your Home Look Expensive

Buying a room full of pricey furniture and accessories does not guarantee that it will look elegant and high-end. And styling a space on a tight budget doesn't mean that it will look cheap. Instead, achieving a rich, refined look is all about adding key pieces and using some styling tricks. Check …

Pyramids of Death: Teotihuacan, Mexico

Video<p>by <b>TVDocumentary</b><br>published on 14 June 2016<p>Unravel the mysteries surrounding the rise and fall of one of the ancient world's most powerful and …

300 free wallpapers that will breathe new life into your iPhone (or Android phone)

Well, I suppose it was inevitable. Late last week I wrote a quick post about how I make my iPhone look so much better than yours. Long story short, …

This Super Easy iPhone Trick Will Free Up Gigs Of Storage—and You Don’t Have to Delete Anything

It’s pretty weird, but it totally works<p>There’s nothing more annoying than seeing the dreaded “Not Enough Available Storage” message pop up on your iPhone when you try to take a photo or download an app<p>Actually, the only bigger pain in the ass is constantly having to delete old photos and apps to …

Bots, explained

What's the point? Or the business model?<p>While the technology to simulate conversation with a computer has been around for decades, bots — or “chatbots” — are an increasingly trendy model for software.<p>This new obsession came on fast. But why? Where did these bots come from? Who is building them? …

Chatbots

10 Simple Home Decor Tips to Make Any Room Look Instantly Bigger

It doesn’t matter if you’re decorating a really small room or a room that could just use some more space, if you can make it look visually bigger, …