Lauren Hopper

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How to Organize Your Browser Bookmarks

Can't easily navigate through your browser bookmark list because it's too long and jumbled? Here's how to fix it on Chrome, Firefox, IE, and …

Google

Fill Blank Cells in Excel Column

Some worksheets contain cells that have been left blank, in order to make the headings and subheadings easier to read. However, if you want to sort …

Analytics

Warren Buffett Says if You Hire Somebody Without This Trait, 'You Really Want Them to Be Dumb and Lazy'

No, it's not intelligence. But it should be a non-negotiable in building strong teams and companies.<p>Billionaire investor and philanthropist Warren Buffett has been dazzling us with wisdom for nearly half a century.<p>As one of the most successful value investors in the world, the Oracle of Omaha …

Self-improvement

John McCain’s Greatest Fear

A conversation with Mark Salter about the core tenet of the senator’s worldview: Always speak up. Especially in Donald Trump’s America.<p>Let me stipulate at the outset that I am like many journalists in my fondness for Senator John McCain; let me also stipulate that this fondness derives in part from …

Political Science

A Doctor Says This Is the Best Method of Intermittent Fasting For Weight Loss

If you've struggled with weight loss, trying every diet and exercise plan you've heard of without any success, intermittent fasting (IF) could change your life. It's not a diet but rather a pattern of eating, alternating between periods of fasting and periods of eating. Since there are no …

Holistic Medicine

Just like Twitter, Gmail lets you '@' mention people

Gmail got a much-needed visual refresh and some clever new features recently, including Smart Compose and a snooze button for incoming messages. But did you know that the revamped interface also supports user mentions, à la Twitter?<p>When you’re composing a new message or a reply, you can insert …

Apps

Engineers Don't Totally Dig Elon Musk's Tunneling Promises

If you’re a bit confused about Elon Musk’s plans to tunnel his way out of terrible LA traffic, you are not alone. Last week, Musk and his Boring …

Elon Musk

Telus: Increasing Free Cash Flow Will Be Beneficial

Telus Corporation is one of the three main telecommunications service providers in Canada.<p>The company's free cash flow is expected to grow …

Investing

What If Your Business Was So Intelligent That Nothing Came As A Surprise

Artificial intelligence (AI) is gearing up to help business leaders never be blindsided again. It’s not that AI will prevent hurricanes, worker …

Machine Learning

This entrepreneur claims he will live to 180

We all know living to 122 years is possible because Jeanne Calment of France did it in 1997—making her the oldest person ever, according to history books.<p>But one entrepreneur claims he has figured out a way to live to 180 years old after spending over a million dollars biohacking his body.<p>“What I’m …

Coconut

15 Free Self-Care Activities You Can Do Today To Make Yourself Feel Better Tomorrow

Self-care: Because you're worth it.

Paramount Pictures

Instagram now lets you mute annoying people without unfollowing them

Remember how you started following your least favorite cousin on Instagram at your last family reunion, because they asked you to do so right then and there? There’s now a way to scrub your feed clean of their inane posts, without ever letting them find out.<p>Instagram is rolling out a new Mute …

Apps

The diet that could help treat people with depression

Australians with depression may be able to treat their symptoms by switching to a Mediterranean-style diet according to new research.<p>Health experts …

Holistic Medicine

The friend effect: why the secret of health and happiness is surprisingly simple

A study has found that regularly eating meals alone is the biggest single factor for unhappiness, besides existing mental illness. Why is hanging out with friends so helpful?<p>For some, eating alone can be a joyous thing: forking mouthfuls of pasta straight from the pan, peanut butter licked off a …

Mental Health

Going to sleep isn’t always easy, even when you’re tired. Here are ways to combat insomnia.

“Good wakefulness and good sleep go hand in hand,” according to cartoonist Ellen Forney. But what happens when you’re battling insomnia? Lack of …

Sleep

Harry and Meghan's royal wedding gets weird with a Bad Lip Reading

Now that Meghan Markle and Prince Harry are probably going to live happily ever after, it's about time for a Bad Lip Reading of their very serious …

Royal Weddings

Top 10 Moneymaking Apps You Need to Download Now

These moneymaking apps won't make you rich but can earn you some respectable extra pocket money with little effort.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Apps that can make you money? It sounds too good to be true, but moneymaking apps do actually exist. While these apps won’t …

Apps

The HydraFacial Phenomenon: Why Everyone Is Obsessed With This In-Office Treatment

Somewhere in the world, a HydraFacial is performed every 15 seconds. Don't even try to do the math: This essentially amounts to 2 million treatments given globally last year alone. That's more than the total number of Botox injections administered in the U.S. in 2017.<p>This is a facial, people. A …

Skin Care

Elon Musk’s ‘time blocking’ method: How to manage time effectively even if your schedule is hectic

Elon Musk is possibly the busiest man on earth right now.<p>The billionaire founder and CEO of Tesla and SpaceX, usually spends up to 100 hours a week …

Time Management

How GDPR Will Transform Digital Marketing

This month will see the enforcement of a sweeping new set of regulations that could change the face of digital marketing: the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation, or GDPR. To protect consumers’ privacy and give them greater control over how their data is collected and used, GDPR …

Privacy

Twitter Beautifully Roasted That Article About Saving Twice Your Salary By Age 35

"By age 35 you should have a huge box of cables but you can't throw them out because you're pretty sure you still need a couple of them but you're not sure which ones."

Why Great Employees Leave “Great Cultures”

“We have a great culture.” We have all heard it. We have all said it. But what does that mean?<p>Ping-Pong tables, free meals, and beer on tap? No.<p>Yoga, CrossFit classes, and massage chairs? I so need that, but no.<p>The promise of being part of a hip, equity-incentivized, fast growing team? Closer, but …

Employee Engagement

How one massive, BeltLine-adjacent project aims to change Old Fourth Ward

Q&A with developer Jim Irwin of New City, who now owns “one of the most important pieces of property in the City of Atlanta”<p>Photograph courtesy of …

Feeling stuck in life? How to take your life from stuck to awesome

It sucks to feel stuck.<p>You’re in a rut, and you can’t get unstuck.<p>You’re convinced that something must change, whether in your work or personal life. …

Motivation

Limiting Work in Progress (WIP) in Scrum with Kanban – What / When / Who / How

Co-Creating and teaching the new Scrum.org Professional Scrum with Kanban class has given me an opportunity to get back to geeking out on WIP limits, …

Project Management

How Best To Position Your Company To Rank Well on Google

We can talk about playing the Google game, but we all know it’s more serious than that. Google rankings matter … a lot. And while Google will never reveal all of its secret algorithm, those of us in the know can help you stay on top of best Google practices both now and in the future. For over 18 …

SEO

Conversational Commerce: Is The Digital Assistant The Death Of Retail Or Its Savior?

Communicating with a brand via a digital or voice assistant might currently be the preserve of Amazon and Google, but conversational commerce has the potential to reshape the customer experience for every brand in the world. Now is when you make sure you’re not left behind.<p>“This will be more …

Customer Experience

She Built Her Startup With No Money or Team. How the CEO of Piazza Did It.

Pooja Sankar gave new meaning to the word 'scrappy' as she built her online question-and-answer forum.<p>// Senior Editor<p>Entrepreneur Staff<p>6 min read<p><i>In the Women Entrepreneur series My First Moves, we talk to founders about that pivotal moment when they decided to turn their business idea into a</i> …

Women in Tech

MIT Professor: To Be Happier and More Productive, Spend 30 Minutes Each Day 'Wasting Time'

The ultimate antidote to today's frenzied, technology-addicted world.<p>When I was a kid, I took a bus to school each day. If I wasn't immersed in a book, I would probably spend the 40-minute trip each way just looking at the same storefronts and billboards passing by on the side of the road. Or, …

Time Management

You Can Book Your Dream European Vacation Right Now for As Low As $200 Round-trip

You'll find deals to Reykjavik, London, Paris, Barcelona, and more.<p>If you’re dreaming about your next European getaway, now is the time to book your …

New York City