Michael Nemmetz

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19 Life Lessons Only Kids Who Grew Up Watching Disney Movies Will Understand

Once a Disney kid, always a Disney kid.

Walt Disney Company

Benjamin Franklin built his character around 13 virtues — and following his weekly plan could change your life

<b>• Founding father Benjamin Franklin sought to live his life based on 13 virtues.</b><p><b>• He even kept a chart to record which virtues he was actually living by on a weekly basis.</b><p><b>• Tracking and reflecting on these traits could help you lead a more virtuous life.</b><p>Benjamin Franklin was born in 1706 into a …

Self-improvement

9 Things People Struggle With in a New Relationship

Embarking on a new relationship is one big leap of faith. New love can be so exciting, but there are also some struggles that come along with it. If you are facing any issues or hesitations, don't freak out! Everyone feels that way at one point or another. It's all about getting to know your …

America Going Through Another Sexual Revolution, Sociologist Author Says

America has become intoxicated by a system of “cheap sex.”<p>That’s the claim of Mark Regnerus, associate professor of sociology at the University of …

Apple diversity head Denise Young Smith apologizes for controversial choice of words at summit

Apple’s Denise Young Smith sent an apology to team members at Apple today over comments she made at the One Young World Summit in Bogotá, Colombia.<p>“Last week, while attending a summit in Bogota, I made some comments as part of a conversation on the many factors that contribute to diversity and …

10 Regrets Too Many People Will Have in 10 Years

In the final decade of his life, my grandfather woke up every single day at 7AM, picked a fresh wild flower on his morning walk, and took it to my …

Wildflowers

True peace hinges on the people, not bureaucracy, Pope says

Cartagena, Colombia, Sep 10, 2017 / 06:00 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- On his last day in Colombia, Pope Francis said the peace process shouldn't be reduced …

Aaron Rodgers talks about openly gay former teammate Ryan O’Callaghan

Rodgers says the league is ‘moving in the right direction’ toward acceptance of gay athletes.Openly gay former offensive tackle Ryan O’Callaghan has …

NFL

New Study Debunks ‘Friends-With-Benefits’ Relationships

Since the Sexual Revolution of the 1970s—well, probably since before then, but especially since then—humans have been trying to figure out how to …

Relationships

Unfortunately, There's a Solid Chance Your Partner May Still Be Using Tinder

A third of those surveyed admitted to using a dating app while in a relationship<p>Dating apps are slowly starting to become the social norm for meeting and talking with other single people. But how would you react if you found out that the person you were in a relationship with was actively scrolling …

17 Signs Your Relationship Will Last a Lifetime

See how many apply to your relationship -- especially if you haven't tied the knot yet.<p>Every relationship reaches the point where that person you were convinced you couldn't live without becomes the person you live <i>with.</i> That's when you really find out if you married the right person.<p>By no means are …

Self-improvement

It’s Not Just Sex That He’s Longing For…It’s This…

Do you know why romance and sensuality novels for women are so popular?Short answer: T<b>he authors of these novels know exactly how to give women that</b> …

Relationships

The groundbreaking app turning millennials into stock traders is now said to be worth more than $1 billion

The new round of funding is reportedly led by Yuri Milner's investment arm, DST Global, and values the investing app at over $1 billion. That makes it a "unicorn" in Silicon Valley terms.<p>Robinhood declined to comment on the new funding round. Fortune previously reported that the startup was looking …

Venture Capital

10 Fundamental Truths That Will Change Your Life

You can achieve amazing things if you stay focused on the right things.<p>It’s surprising how easy it is to lose sight of the important things in life. Busy schedules and regular routines have a tendency to put the brain on autopilot.<p>When things aren’t going quite the way you’d like them to, it’s …

What Warren Buffett Learned About the iPhone at Dairy Queen

Investors choose stocks for a variety of reasons, looking at factors like historical valuations, growth potential, and cash on hand.<p>Warren Buffett, …

Warren Buffett

Apple’s hidden multi-billion dollar business could be the star of today's earnings

Here's what you need to know, starting with Wall Street expectations, compiled from analyst estimates by Bloomberg:<p><b>Revenue</b>: $77.4 billion, up slightly from $74.9 in the year-ago quarter.<p><b>Adjusted EPS</b>: $3.22, down slightly from $3.28 in the year-ago quarter.<p><b>Gross margin</b>: 38.39%, down from 40.1% in …

Markets

China eyes an opportunity to take ownership of climate change fight

The economic and environmental cost of pollution will drive Beijing’s policies regardless of what Donald Trump does<p>Twenty years ago, climate change was believed by many in Beijing to be a conspiracy cooked up by the western world to contain China’s development.<p>Since then, China has performed an …

4 rituals from the philosophy of Roman emperor Marcus Aurelius that will make you mentally stronger

Because there have been good solutions to the underlying problem for about, oh, 2,000 years. The ancient Stoic philosophers really knew what they were doing when it came to building mental toughness.<p>In fact…<p>What's the most effective psychological tool we have today? Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. …

Self-help

How Rudeness Stops People from Working Together

Incivility can fracture a team, destroying collaboration, splintering members’ sense of psychological safety, and hampering team effectiveness. Belittling and demeaning comments, insults, backbiting, and other rude behavior can deflate confidence, sink trust, and erode helpfulness — even for those …

12 Things to Stop Doing Right Now if You Want to Be Successful in 2017

Consider these changes to set you on the winning path in the new year.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>A new calendar year always offers an opportunity for a fresh start and provides an additional pinch of motivation to banish some habits that have stopped serving you …

Self-improvement

Three Terrifying Words: What to Say When Your Partner Asks 'What Are We?'

Dating's tough. Labels are tougher. So here's a scientific breakdown of every stage of your relationship.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE US</i><p>"I'm going to block you now." Those are the last words I heard from a person I was... seeing? Hanging out with? Dating? I don't even know. When we were …

Relationships

Why You Should Date Someone Who Isn’t Your Type

Sometimes Mr. or Ms. Wrong can actually be very right<p>Throughout my misadventures as a serial dater and love seeker, I’ve developed a taste for a certain type. And while it might not have been intentional, if I were to put my last four lovers in a police lineup, it’d be hard for strangers to tell …

Life Is Not Supposed To Be Fair, We're Supposed to Learn To Live With It

en_US<p>article<p>Sometimes we win. Sometimes we learn. It’s the way of …

How I Discovered I Was Dating a Sociopath

A few months ago, I ended a relationship with a sociopath. I don’t mean that in the in the hyperbolic sense. (“My ex forgot my birthday — he is <i>such</i> a …

Relationships

Motiv crams a fitness band’s worth of functionality into a ring

Here’s one of those devices I can’t wait to put through some real world testing. Motiv’s creators have made some pretty big claims for their tiny wearable – which are pretty impressive, if true, putting a new spin on the somewhat staid and oversaturated world of fitness tracking wearables.<p>For what …

9 Powerful Confucius Philosophies That Can Change Your Life

Confucius was a highly influential Chinese thinker and philosopher who focused on issues of morality and relationships from a personal and society …

Confucius

The Greatest Myths About Jesus Christ’s Birth

Is Christmas on the 25th because of a pagan holiday? Was he really born in a stable? And about those three kings…<p>It’s Christmas, a celebration of the …

Theology

What It’s Like to Be in Love When You Have Depression

<i>This piece was written by</i> Holly Everett<i>,</i> <i>a Thought Catalog contributor.</i><p>“No one will love you until you learn to love yourself” is an easy enough …

Scared to Date Again?

Many relationship-seekers today feel like the walking wounded. Though they've had more options than ever to meet potential partners, most of those relationships didn't work out. Though still willing to try again, these still-undefeated warriors have become understandably wary. Many feel the weight …

What if the Purpose of Love is to Get Us out of Relationships, Not into Them?

The most memorable lecture of my college career was the one in which biological anthropologist Melvin Konner asked a room full of impressionable …

Relationships