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Turn Your Bed into a Board Game With This Sheet Set

Put down your phone, and set aside that Kindle. Whether you and your partner have been together for one year or 100, there’s always room to dial up the romance and bring more fun and games into your relationship. That’s where the Game of Love comes in — say hello to your new date-night …

Portland Airport Hires 40 Goats, Lone Llama To Clear Shrubs And Thistles

Airport annoyances really get our goat. But <i>actual</i> goats? Those are always welcome.<p>Portland International Airport this week hired a fleet of 40 goats to eat unwanted blackberry plants, thistles and shrubs near the airfield, local news station KWG reports.<p>While the goats munch away, a lone llama will …

26 Reasons to Bust Out the Waffle Maker Today

There’s no question that waffles are a trend that’s still going strong <i>beyond</i> the breakfast table. And if you ask us, it’s a good thing. In honor of Waffle Day, these 26 recipes are reason enough to celebrate. Take your pick from our scrumptious selection of sweet and savory options, including a few …

Dear Snapchat, We Want to See These Brands on Discover

A few weeks ago, we got a whole new way to snap with Snapchat Discover. If you haven’t heard, with this feature you can click on different entertainment and news sources and swipe through a new series of articles and videos on the daily. So far, you can swipe through feeds from the likes of …

11 Health And Fitness Apps That Achieve Top Results

It’s 2015. It’s time to take your future and your health into your own hands. No, literally. Fitness and nutrition is now readily available at the touch of a button thanks to the numerous health and exercise apps available for your smart phone. But with hundreds of thousands out there to choose …

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The 11 most useful web tools of 2014

There's no shortage of great websites, apps and programs available on the Internet. Some, however, rise above the rest.<p>Your 2014 list of our 11 most …

Tolstoy’s Reading List: Essential Books for Each Stage of Life

Shortly after his fiftieth birthday, Leo Tolstoy succumbed to a deep spiritual crisis and decided to pull himself out by finding the meaning of life. He did so largely by reading voraciously across the world’s major philosophical and religious traditions, discovering great similarities in how they …

Lazy Chefs, Rejoice! 25 New Crock Pot Recipes

We couldn’t survive our busy lives without one-pot wonders. That’s why we’ve got an entire repertoire of one-pot pasta dishes, and our All-Clad crock pot is our best friend. But let’s add more slow-cooker recipes to our arsenal, shall we? With soups, dips, pastas, roasts and even some desserts, …

Give These 18 One-Pot Pastas a Twirl Tonight

The time-starved and dishwasher-free among us oughta love these recipes. Unlike your typical pasta dinner, each of these 18 recipes ditches the usual multiple pots and pans, colanders and casserole dishes, and streamlines things into just. one. pot. Seriously. ONE. Let’s give these noodles a …

Fitbit Surge Smartwatch Gets Official (Video)

Yesterday we saw some leaked photos of the new Fitbit Surge smartwatch, the device is now official, and the company also announced some other new …

Fitness Technology

What You Should Always Keep In Your Pantry (and Fridge, and Freezer)

From quinoa to eggs, here's what you actually need in your pantry, fridge, and freezer at all times<p>It's the age-old, seven-word question that plagues nearly every home cook at some point, no matter how skilled he or she is: "What should I make for dinner tonight?"<p>Despite the neverending number of …

Food

20 Foreign Words Every Beer Lover Should Know

More<p>BEER!<p>We love it. And you've voted. See which is the best American beer city.<p>Beer labels can carry some mystifying terminology. We've decoded some English language brewing- and marketing-speak, but now it's time we expand our scope into a few other languages. Time to brush up on a little German, …

Meet the Next Generation of Job Search Sites | Inc.com

Seattle-based Poachable has $500,000 in funding and a valiant mission: to shift power from the employer to the talent during the job hunt.<p>"In the old days, you'd apply to a job and maybe never hear back," says co-founder Tom Leung, an ex-Googler who launched the startup over the summer with …

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Measure Backward, Not Forward

<i>James Clear writes about using behavioral science to master your habits and improve your health. His free guide, Transform Your Habits, has been downloaded more than 80,000 times. This post originally appeared on his blog.</i><p>We often measure our progress by looking forward. We set goals. We plan …

20 Daily Habits That Will Enrich Your Life

Here are 20 ways that will hopefully rekindle that passion of yours and help make each day amazing.<p><b>1. Engage in consistent action.</b><p><b>2. Constantly picture yourself beyond your current circumstances.</b> Dream enormously big and hold that dream deep within your mind, body and spirit.<p><b>3. Spend time in</b> …

This Notebook Instantly Syncs Your Handwriting to Your Phone

Fact: You learn more when you write than you do when you type. Not to mention, that feeling of a brand new pen gliding over a crisp white piece of paper is pretty satisfying. And being able to doodle “Mrs. Ryan Gosling” in the corner of our paper while someone prattles on in your weekly recap …

These 8 tech CFOs just took the Ice Bucket Challenge, then jumped in a lake

It’s not every day that one gets the opportunity to dump a bucket of ice water on the head of a finance chief at a multi-billionaire dollar tech …

Here are the 18 Oregon and Washington companies on the Inc. 500 list

Seattle mobile analytics startup Tune has a new name, and a new distinction. It is the fastest growing privately-held company in Washington state, …

9 Apps for Scoring a Stellar Job

Whether you’re a brand new graduate looking for your first job or an established career woman looking for a change, the job hunt can be brutal. Between drafting a resume and making a good impression at the interview, you’ve got enough to worry about. These incredible apps can make it all a little …

7 Audiobooks That Make Any Road Trip Better

<i>Planning a road trip before summer's end? That's no excuse to stop reading. No matter how many hours you'll be spending behind the wheel, there's a great audiobook to get you there.</i><p>By Natalie Beach with reporting by Maja Thomas<p><b>If You Have 5.5 Hours...</b><p><i>Bossypants</i><p>By Tina Fey<p>Oh, the thrill of the open …

Required Reading: 10 Books We Read For Class That Will Change Your Life

No summer, no matter how sunny and fun-filled, can last forever, as kids must painfully remember every year with the return of back-to-school shopping and early-morning alarms. Now that back-to-school season has rolled around once again, kids everywhere are engaging in a time-honored ritual: …

7 Ways to Get People to Do What You Want Them to Do (and Feel Good About It)

Inc.com columnist Minda Zetlin outlines step-by-step how to effectively influence everyone around you.

16 Mahatma Gandhi Quotes That Will Make You Want To Change The World

He was assassinated in 1948.<p>Though in school he was rated as only "good at English, fair in Arithmetic and weak in Geography," he would go on to become a lawyer and spend twenty years in South Africa before returning to a still-colonial India.<p>There he led the Indian independence movement, which …

10 Things Great Talent Always Does

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Finding amazing talent is a tricky process. Making talent recruitment a top priority can multiply the success of an organization.<p>To recognize great talent, hiring managers can look for the following signs instead of paying attention only …

4 Strategies Salesforce.com Uses to Stay On Top | Inc.com

One key to Salesforce's smash success lies in the way it adopted and refined some classic old-school sales techniques, and made them their own. No matter what business you're in, there's something to learn from these selling strategies.<p><b>1. Speak Plain English</b><p>Salesforce likes to quote from an …

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Top 10 Free Mobile Sales Apps | Inc.com

With summer almost over and a big Apple announcement on its way, this is a great time to recustomize your iPhone or iPad to help you sell--without spending a lot of money. Here are the 10 best free apps (in alphabetical order) for salespeople:<p>Over the years, I've had the opportunity to play with at …

Apps

Head Back to School Via Flipboard’s Virtual Classroom

It seems early, but here in California many kids are already back to school. And while we don’t really miss the days of homework and gym class, we do …

10 Easy Shrimp Recipes Everyone Will Love

<b>1. Ginger, Garlic & Chili Shrimp</b><p>In this quick and easy recipe -- adapted from The Splendid Table's <i>How To Eat Supper</i> by Lynne Rossetto Kasper and Sally Swift -- jumbo shrimp are bathed in a brine flavored with salt, sugar and chili powder, and then sautéed with loads of fresh ginger and garlic. It's …