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The Secret To Sound Sleep You Can Purchase For Under $40

It's too good to be true.<p>My elaborate sleep structure requires that conditions are perfect: There are silk, eyelash extension-safe eye masks …

Acupressure

3 Presentation Tips From the Guy Who Received the Longest Standing Ovation of Any TED Talk

From Airbnb to SAP, leaders who tell these stories have a competitive advantage.<p>Storytelling is the single best tool we have to transfer our ideas to another person. Stories inform, illuminate, and inspire. Best of all, we know how to do it. Storytelling isn't something we do; storytellers are who …

Public Speaking

7 cities where you can work less and save more

When I was traveling around Thailand, I wasn't planning to save money. I worked part-time as a blogger and spent the rest of my days trekking with elephants, eating at restaurants, and living it up.<p>But to my surprise, my bank account balance kept increasing.<p>Even with all my travel expenses, I was …

Ho Chi Minh City

The Best Resort Hotels in Greece

<i>This story originally appeared on Travelandleisure.com.</i><p>When it came down to selecting their favorite islands in Europe this year, our readers voted …

Cruise Ships

6 New Ways to Increase Your Website Traffic for Free

Looking to boost website traffic? Haven't had much luck with traditional tactics? Give these six new ways a try.<p>No matter who you are or what your business does, increasing traffic to your website is something we can never get enough of as entrepreneurs. Whether you would like to increase the …

Social Media

7 Of Italy's Most Spectacular Beaches To Visit Now

Italy’s riches extend to its 7600-kilometer coastline where you can find dozens of beaches with such lavish beauty it’s hard to decide which one to choose. Here are seven of these spectacular coastal havens—ranging from north to south and to the islands of Sicily and Sardinia— that offer …

Italy

9 Companies That Want You to Travel — and Will Pay You to Do It

These companies really help you customize your work-life balance.<p>Believe it or not, there are some companies that will actually help their employees …

Employment

Getting to San Sebastián, Spain from France

San Sebastián, Spain—just 25 kilometers from the French border—is the easiest Spanish city to reach from France, making a trip to this hip coastal …

17 Authentic Things To Do in Portugal: A Country with a Divided Soul

These days, everyone is talking about things to do in Portugal and why you should go there now. From UNESCO World Heritage Sites, gastronomy, …

Are Hashimoto’s Disease and Hypothyroidism the Same Thing?

Having an underactive thyroid proves that even your smaller organs can have a mighty effect on your health. As you read this, a tiny butterfly-shaped …

Elon Musk Wants You Afraid of 1 Thing When Meeting With Him (Your Employees Should Fear This Too)

It's a fear every leader should facilitate.<p>Elon Musk certainly has no shortage of self-confidence and is known for his bold leadership lessons and business and personal advice he emphatically shares. Despite the brashness, he's not known for being mean-spirited, so don't think the worst when I tell …

Nine Great Wellness Spas in the U.S. and Mexico

While there are many spas, just a select group are dedicated to helping you renew, relax and reconnect with what you really want from life. …

7 often-missed tax deductions that can help you cut your taxes

If you miss a dental appointment, you might be a little relieved, and if you miss the bus, you might be a little annoyed, but if you miss some tax deductions, you'll be out some cold, hard cash -- and that can be more than a little annoying.<p>Here are seven tax deductions that many people -- and even …

Things to Do in Marrakech Morocco - A Marrakech Travel Guide

<b>Marrakech is one of my favourite destinations for a short break. It’s so easy to access, yet when you step off the plane you are plunged into a</b> …

Travel

This Famous Luxury Train Has Announced Amazing New Vacation Packages for 2019

Looking to visit Canada on an upcoming vacation? Our vote is to see the country's majestic landscapes by train, aboard the Rocky Mountaineer. The …

I travel the world full-time — this is how I budget so I can actually afford it

In January 2017, I bought a one-way ticket to Iceland for $150 and became a digital nomad. I dreamed of bouncing from country to country and freelance writing wherever I landed.<p>By far, the No. 1 question I get from friends, family and strangers emailing me through my travel blog is "how do you …

Personal Finance

5 California Road Trips That'll Make You Fall in Love With the Golden State

Like many born-and-bred Californians, I would choose Joan Didion as my fantasy dinner guest and I feel more at home in my car than pretty much …

Switzerland’s Most Beautiful Towns

Secluded mountain villages and historic cities abound, but these Swiss towns top the charts.<p>See all Switzerland Articles<p>Home to Europe’s largest …

20 Best Places to Live on the Coast in 2018

Matt Kurvin/offset<p>Santa Cruz, California<p><b>Population: 64,220<br>Sunny Days Per Year: 262</b><p>Like the kaleidoscopic amusements on its 1907 boardwalk, this …

Anthony Bourdain's Top 5 Things To Do in His Favorite City

'I'm endlessly fascinated.'<p>It’s no secret, Tokyo is one of Anthony Bourdain’s favorite cities. “I’m endlessly fascinated,” he says. “I’ve been many …

Japan

Musical instruments and apps that teach you how to play

An experienced human teacher is the best, but these gadgets can get you started.<p>Hearing music can make us dance, laugh, or cry; it has the power to excite us or give us goosebumps. Playing music, on the flipside, can make you smarter. Learning an instrument improves your brain’s executive …

Apps

Apple Watch can detect serious heart problem

Apple Watch can accurately detect atrial fibrillation, a serious heart condition that is a leading cause of stroke.<p>This advanced feature remains in testing. However, a new medical study offers proof that wearables can do far more than simply track fitness. In fact, they could actually keep the …

Want to Become a Consultant? There's an App for That. Actually, There Are 3.

If you have skills that others need, consider the apps Clarity, Moonlighting and Upwork.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you're a seasoned entrepreneur, you're likely expert at something other entrepreneurs need help with -- be it complex accounting issues, or how to …

Small Business

Why You Should Never Put These 3 Words on Your LinkedIn Profile

Putting this on your profile is a big no-no. Here's why.<p>While LinkedIn is a social-media tool, it's not like the others. LinkedIn is your personal website for your career. You are a business-of-one that must sell its services to employers over the course of your career. Having a strong LinkedIn …

There’s No Scientific Basis for Race—It's a Made-Up Label

The Race Issue<p>It's been used to define and separate people for millennia. But the concept of race is not grounded in genetics.<p>In the first half of the 19th century, one of America’s most prominent scientists was a doctor named Samuel Morton. Morton lived in Philadelphia, and he collected skulls.<p>He …

4 Reasons Not to Save in a Roth IRA

Roth IRAs aren't always the way to go. Here's why.<p>Workers who don't have access to employer-sponsored retirement plans can choose to fund IRAs …

Retirement

5 Questions You Should Ask Your Financial Advisor

You want an adviser who gets you.<p>When Ellevest asked 1,000 women and 1,000 men about money recently, we found that women are way less satisfied with …

Some Huge Changes Are Coming to the Las Vegas Strip This Year

One of the defining characteristics about Las Vegas is that the city is always changing. For better or worse, hotels, restaurants, and nightclubs …

The World's Best (and Most Beautiful) Beaches to Add to Your Couples Bucket List

White sand, crystalline waters, swaying palms, ocean breezes. Sounds like a fantasy, right? In fact, these postcard-perfect scenes actually exist all across the globe. And whether you’re seeking inspo for your next seaside escape or just need some coastal eye-candy to get you through the winter, …

Beaches

A 19-year-old who quit school to work at a $250 million startup says she was fired after complaining about 'objectification, marginalization, and harassment'

Last August, 19-year-old Perry Coneybeer faced a tough choice — go back to Northeastern University for her sophomore year or accept a full-time job with Ripcord, the San Francisco Bay Area startup where she had just completed a summer internship.<p>Though concerned about leaving school, she decided to …

Sexual Harassment