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The CEO of Netflix Just Fired a Key Employee for Using This 1 Banned Word. Here's Why It Was the Right Decision

Reed Hastings knows: Of all the key executives in the company, the one in this job just can't go around talking like this.<p>News broke late Friday that Netflix CEO Reed Hastings fired his company's top communications executive, Jonathan Friedland, for "descriptive use of the N-word on at least two …

Employment

11 Easy Garage Space-Saving Ideas

Your garage is much more than just a place to park cars. It’s a warehouse, a toyshop, a workshop and quite possibly, your favorite place to hang out. …

Woodworking

When You Start a New Job, Pay Attention to These 5 Aspects of Company Culture

When you join an organization, you have a short window of time to adapt to its culture. It’s the old 90-day rule. And we know too many talented individuals who have stumbled in their new company because they failed to read the cultural tea leaves. This happens because most organizations don’t …

Management

How To Use The 4 Ds Of Effective Time Management

Do you sometimes struggle with time management?<p>Or does the day lack enough hours to attend to your projects, habits, commitments and more?<p>When half past five rolls around, do you look at your to do list and feel you didn’t accomplish much of anything?<p>If you’re struggling to take charge of the day, …

Time Management

17 Overnight Oats Recipes That'll Make Your Whole Day A Little Better

Pumpkin spice or PB&J?<p>All you need to do is soak rolled oats in (dairy or non-dairy) milk for a few hours in the fridge, and the oats will reach that perfect consistency. They allow you to quickly prep a week's worth of breakfasts at once, and you can customize the basic formula with different …

Breakfast

Ten Things Never, Ever To Do -- Unless You're Getting Paid

Dear Liz,<p>I read your columns, but I still struggle to take your advice.<p>I left my job in December because they cut my hours.<p>My boss’s boss reached out to me in January and asked me if I wanted him to introduce me to a guy he knows who has a company here in town.<p>I said, sure! I was flattered. I got a …

Career Development

Answering These 10 Questions Yes Will Instantly Prove You Are Meant to Lead People

This self-diagnosis will help determine employees' commitment to their boss, and to their work.<p>Conventional thinking demands that we throw more perks, bonuses, and pay raises at employees to increase their work satisfaction or "boost their morale."<p>But carrot-and-stick methods of motivation don't …

Employee Engagement

These 5 Mindful Habits Will Keep You From Burning Out

Say no, except to playing. Always say yes to play time.<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Humans are easily distracted. Smartphones, gossip, social media, substance abuse, endless email, mindless web browsing, too much TV, video games, unnecessary meetings, …

Business Strategy

How to Lose 15 Pounds in 30 Days

Losing 15 lbs. in 30 days is a tall order. Not only is it an impressive amount of weight to be able to shed over the course of such a short period, …

Fitness

Slow Cooker Curry Chicken | Taste of Home

Follow along as we show you how to make these fantastic recipes from our archive.

Cooking

Shoot to Thrill: 14 Secrets to Taking Great Car Photos From a Professional Photographer

Want to show off your baby on the 'gram? Try these pro photo tricks.<p>Eric Adams<p>Eric AdamsView Eric Adams's …

Landscape Photography

5 Unspoken Rules That Lead to a Toxic Culture

There are enough rules to worry about at work; we shouldn't have to sweat the unwritten ones, too. But if left unaddressed, they'll tank the culture.<p>The fact that toxic workplaces are the fifth leading cause of death may not be overtly known by leaders, but many are starting to at least intuit that …

Leadership

10 Things Health Experts Always Buy at Trader Joe’s

You don’t need to spend big to eat healthy. Here are some healthy ingredients dietitians remember to buy at Trader Joe’s.<p>Whether you are a carnivore, …

Healthy Eating

Billionaire Ray Dalio says these 3 books have 'had the biggest impact' on his life

Billionaire hedge fund magnate Ray Dalio has been fascinated with finance since he was 12, when he bought his first stock.<p>He graduated from Harvard …

Self-improvement

How To Build A High-Yield Low-Risk Portfolio Of Shares (A 12-Step Guide)

The defensive investor must confine himself to the shares of important companies with a long record of profitable operations and in strong financial …

Investing

Recipe: Berry Pineapple Fruit Salad — Recipes from The Kitchn

My favorite approach to cooking — especially when it comes to potlucks, parties, and picnics — is to start with a dish that's a well-loved, familiar …

Recipes

I Studied This Year's Commencement Speeches. This Is What Made the Good Ones Stand Out

Being funny, relatable, and shocking are just a few key elements of a good speech.<p>I have been obsessed with commencement speeches ever since I heard Sheryl Sandberg's at UC Berkeley in 2016. It was here that she spoke about dealing with grief, shortly after her husband's death. I was grateful to …

Public Speaking

How To: 14 Safari Privacy Settings You Need to Check on Your iPhone

Facebook, Equifax, even Twitter — thanks to recent security breaches and data scandals, our privacy and how it's managed is in the public eye more …

The Best Parental Control Apps to Monitor Your Kids’ Screen Time

Six of the best apps for everything from blocking problematic content to managing minutes spent staring into a screen.<p><i>“What exactly is he/she looking</i> …

Apps

14 YouTube Channels You Need To Know If You Want To Work Out For Free

Everything you need if you want to get fit but don't want to spend money, leave your house, or put on a sports bra.

12 Vegetable Garden Plans & Layout Ideas That Will Inspire You

Are you ready to plant your garden, but are feeling a little unsure of how to lay it out?<p>Well, it seems everyone faces that dilemma each year. The …

Stop Buying Tangerines. Plant Them In A Flowerpot And You Will Always Have Hundreds Of Organic Tangerines!

Tangerines, of the Latin name Citrus reticulate, are also known as Mandarin oranges. Clementines are the seedless variety of these irresistible …

Why hiring an ‘average’ employee can be dangerous

Every leader knows that bad employees are bad for business, but average employees can be even worse. A recent McKinsey & Company paper suggested a …

The 6 Questions I Ask Before I Say 'Yes' to Anything

It's okay to value your time and energy -- in fact, it's important.<p>8 min read<p>When I started my business at 19 years old, I was so hungry to grow it that I said yes to just about any conference, any opportunity and anyone who would meet with me. Any idea I had was worth pursuing.<p>It worked out. I …

What Is Intermittent Fasting? Here's Everything You Need to Know

Get the facts about the popular weight-loss method.<p>If eating is #life, intermittent fasting might not be for you. Instead of waking up and eating …

Wellness

9 Smoothie Prep Pictures That Are Nothing Short of Perfection

As far as grab-and-go breakfasts go, smoothies are up there with the best of them. They involve no cooking and can easily be thrown together in a few minutes or prepped ahead of time for extra ease. Whether you're recommitting yourself to a healthy eating journey or just want something easy for …

4 Ways to Inspire Your Team Every Single Day

Being inspired at the beginning or end of something is easy. Staying inspired is the true challenge.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You might be able to succeed as a "lone wolf," but scaling your business will be nearly impossible. It's imperative to bring together a …

Homemade DIY Taco Seasoning Recipe

Snacking at home on repeats with friends? I am sure tacos, nachos and chips are your favourites then, right? To make your snacking hour more …

7 Tips for a Next-Level Grilled Cheese

In honor of National Grilled Cheese Day, <i>Food & Wine</i> Culinary Director Justin Chapple and our New York City Test Kitchen Manager Kelsey Youngman …

The Best Men’s Fragrances Of All Time

These are the best men's fragrances ever created - from Calvin Klein and Jean-Paul Gaultier to Tom Ford and Chanel - as well as advice from fragrance …