Olivier Madel

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17 Delightful Children's Books Even Childless People Will Love

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Want to Raise Kids With Great Empathy? Always Ask Them This One Simple Question

Asking your kids how you are doing as a parent makes them see that you want more than the facts.<p>"How am I doing as your dad?"<p>It's a question I didn't ask often enough.<p>Yet, it's an incredibly valuable question to ask, because to my kids it meant I was being vulnerable enough to ask for their …

17 of the Best Business Books to Give as Gifts This Holiday Season

Shopping for a busy entrepreneur or business person can seem daunting. An easy solution? Buy them a book.<p>Shopping for the holidays can seem a bit daunting at first, especially if you're buying for a busy entrepreneur or business person. You may not know how to begin and have probably found yourself …

Self-improvement

18 Workouts You Can Do Anywhere to Stay Fit and Sane While Traveling

Don't let holiday travel keep you from working out. After all, exercise can help reduce stress, and as fun as the holidays are, they are also …

How to Turn Content Into an Actual Product

How these successful companies turned information into profit.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In this video, Tom Ellsworth talks about how you can take content or information and turn it into a viable business model. You might at first think about a blog, where you …

TRX Is Getting an Upgrade. Here's How It Can Take Your Workouts to the Next Level

If you’re not already on the TRX bandwagon, now’s the time to hop on board—it’s a total-body workout that relies on gravity and body weight to turn …

Want to be Genuine? These 21 Quotes Will Guide the Way

Everyone wants genuine friends and colleagues. These 21 quotes will help inspire authenticity and transparency.<p>Transparency and authenticity are of the most important words I think about on a daily basis. I strive to stay transparent and authentic in every conversation and interaction I have, …

Howard Schultz

The 1 Thing You Should Do This Week To Make The Last 2 Months Of 2017 Successful

This is how you can make the rest of 2017 a success.<p>Remember back in January, 2017, when you made that big long list of goals?<p>How many did you actually accomplish? How many did you give up on?<p>People have no problem setting goals.<p>The challenge is in seeing them through to the end.<p>With just two …

Not losing weight? Here are 5 five reasons why are not keeping the pounds on - IBTimes India

Your everyday activities are not letting you lose weight, check the factors that may be responsible for it.<p>Looking to shed those extra kilos, but …

Social media stars reveal how they get so rich

In the olden days of the Internet (think 2008), a successful blogger had one goal in mind: finding “real” success, off the web. A humorist telling …

4 Simple Ways to Grow Your Brand on Instagram

Instagram is one of the most widely used networks today.<p>This story originally appeared on Personal Branding Blog<p>Having a smart mobile marketing strategy is an important part of building your personal brand online. Leveraging your social networks to their fullest potential is also important for …

Social Media

21 Hearty Nourishing Bowls With No Meat Or Dairy

One bowl wonders.

Neuroscience reveals 4 rituals that will make you an awesome parent

Every parent asks it at some point: <i>What is going on in my kid’s brain?</i><p>And if you don’t understand kids it can be hard to give them what they need to …

How to Use Instagram to Engage With Your Audiences Intelligently

Do you want your brand to reach a bigger audience? Would you like it to be a popular name in social media? Are you looking for a much bigger and …

5 Fat Burning Smoothies Nutritionists Always Recommend to Their Clients

Here at Byrdie, we staunchly believe there's no such thing as a quick-fix or miracle cure-all when it comes to weight loss and improving the health …

This App Lets You Upload to Instagram Directly From Your Desktop

Windowed is a simple new app that finally lets you upload to Instagram directly from your Mac or PC desktop.<p>Created by photographer and programmer …

Tony Robbins started out as a broke janitor — then he saved a week's worth of pay, and the way he spent it changed his life

Tony Robbins is the world's premiere "performance coach," a job that entails selling out stadiums with life coaching seminars and serving as a sort of leadership consultant to clients like billionaire investor Paul Tudor Jones and Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff. It's also a career path he carved out …

Great Depression

5 Powerful Books to Hack Your Life for Success

Books that will help you enhance your life<p>Recently over lunch, a friend asked me which book was my favorite all time? I told him that a book which I loved was The Power of One by Bryce Courtenay. He pushed and asked me for my top five books on success.<p>Here is my list, in no particular order. …

The 1 Smoothie Recipe You Need to Lose Weight

If you've tried kale in smoothies before but weren't a fan of the earthy flavor, you've got to give this creamy recipe a try. The pineapple not only helps prevent belly bloat, but its strong tangy flavor helps hide the bitterness of the kale.<p>This 350-calorie smoothie not only tastes great, but it …

The Step-by-Step Guide to Making Money from Instagram

Instagram is a force of nature.What was merely a photo-sharing app initially has become one of the top social media platforms in less than seven …

Marketing

​'I Did This Workout to Put On 35 Pounds Of Muscle In 6 Months'

It's just one exercise, it's brutal, and it works wonders<p>Overview<p><b>Exercises:</b> 1• <b><br>Total Sets:</b> 10• <b><br>Total Minutes:</b> 30• <b><br>Best For</b>: Muscle• <b><br>Body Targets</b>: Glutes, Hamstrings, hips, Quadriceps<p>I’ve wanted to be “The Big Guy” ever since I can remember. When I was a teenager, I wanted to be as muscular as Arnold. When …

9 Powerful Time-Saving Tips to Help Grow Your Brand on Instagram

With over 600 million users across the globe, Instagram is quickly becoming a focal point for businesses of all sizes.<p>This story originally appeared on Buffer<p>With over 600 million users across the globe, Instagram is quickly becoming a focal point for businesses of all sizes who use social …

Social Media

Want to Be Genuinely Likable and Charismatic? Do Any One of These 12 Things

Each is simple...but not always easy. Which is exactly how it should be.<p>Who do you want to work with? The people you like. Who are you more willing to help? The people you like. Who are you more likely to go out of your way to mentor, encourage, and support? The people you like. And on a strictly …

10 Books Every Leader Should Read to Be Successful

Reading is the only proven shortcut to success.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>This article is included in</i> Entrepreneur Voices on Effective Leadership<i>, a new book containing insights from more than 20 contributors, entrepreneurs, and thought leaders.</i><p>One of the best ways …

Self-improvement

Intermittent Fasting 2017: The Definitive Guide

Yes, it’s true, I fast. No, I’m not crazy.<p>I fast anywhere from 16 to 24 hours a day and it’s changed my life for the better.<p><b>I’ve never been more</b> …

Fitness

9 Powerful Time-Saving Tips to Help Grow Your Brand on Instagram

With over 600 million users across the globe, Instagram is quickly becoming a focal point for businesses of all sizes who use social media.<p>600 …

7 TED Talks That Will Inspire You to Succeed

Success comes to those who look for it, not to those who wait for it.<p>Everyone wants to succeed, but not everyone knows how to succeed.<p>There are many things that will help us go the distance, but few are as empowering and inspiring as a TED Talk.<p>Listening to a TED Talk is a great way to gain …

The Key to Success Is Not Having More

Ask most people to describe the path to success, and their answer will likely call for “more” — more money to buy things, more time to do things and …