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There’s a Nap Store Coming to Manhattan

In today’s e-commerce scene, branding focused on providing customers excitement—an experience rather than just a product—is becoming de rigueur. The …

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Gucci Loafers Out of Reach? Try These Private Labels On for Size

Never before have so many new fashion labels sprung up in Europe as online retailers try to fend off a dual threat from e-commerce giant Amazon.com …

The Perfect Outdoor Projector

There’s nothing quite like watching a movie outdoors! OUMBRA is a new projector design that makes this summertime activity a cinch with its compact …

Indonesia will let you name an island after yourself (or whatever you want)

Indonesia has so many islands it doesn’t know what to do with them all. So it’s letting foreign investors get involved in naming and managing some of them.<p>Discussing the plan this week, Luhut Pandjaitan, a maritime affairs minister, stressed that while Indonesia will retain ownership, foreign …

Asia

Expert Tips For Managing Stress Every Day, Everywhere

The bad news? There's no way to really "get rid of" stress. The good news? You <i>can</i> manage it, and one "stress expert," Dr. Pete Sulack, doctor of chiropractic, has a method for it.<p>"Stress isn't just drama or deadlines," said stress expert Dr. Sulack. "It's total toxic body burden, and it's a …

Wellness

Squeezing the tube

BUSINESS theorists routinely instruct managers to look over the horizon. “Blue Ocean Strategy” is the most successful book on business …

Innovation

Give Yourself Permission to Work Fewer Hours

In 2007 I decided enough was enough. I had been running my own business for a couple of years and I constantly felt stressed. I had no clear boundaries between work and personal time, and I rarely stopped working without feeling guilty. Although I enjoyed my work and was compensated well for it, …

Time Management

16 Things I Would Want If I Got Dementia

Credit: Getty Images<p><i>(This article appeared previously on AlzheimersReadingRoom.com.)</i><p>When you work in dementia care, people tend to ask you a lot of …

Dementia

The Best Amazon Deals We Could Find This Week

As a new recurring feature, we’re going to share some amazing Amazon deals we’ve turned up. These items were the ones that were the most popular with …

Mattel launches #TeamThomas campaign ahead of The Great Race

0<p>SHARES<p>Mattel has launched a new Thomas & Friends brand campaign in a bid to build momentum towards the arrival of The Great Race film in May.<p>The …

How To Achieve Dividend Investing Success In Four Steps (Example Included)

With the Fed in its seventh year of keeping yields low and bond prices no longer going up, investors have gravitated to dividend-focused stock investing. Many stocks have higher-than-bond yields, plus they offer the possibility of both dividend and price growth. The problem is many investors and …

14 books that will change the way you think about money

A lot of what holds people back from financial success are their thoughts and beliefs about money — not their job title or salary.<p>It turns out, you're probably already making enough money to become rich, as David Bach preaches in "The Automatic Millionaire"; and you <i>can</i> splurge on a $4 mocha and …

Seven Ways to Start a Business Without Quitting Your Job

Turn your hobby into a business<p>First off, starting a business is going to take a lot of your time. So, you might as well do something you enjoy. Take …

These 7% Dividends Sell Way Below Book

Legendary investor Peter Lynch was fond of saying that corporate insiders may sell their company’s shares for a variety of reasons. But there’s only one reason they buy – and that’s because they think the price is going up.<p>Anyone at the director-level or above in Corporate America is considered an …

5 powerful strategies to help you achieve any goal

<b>5 powerful strategies to help you achieve any goal</b><p>Now that we’re into April and the first quarter of 2015 is over, it’s time to revisit your …

Top Five Free Business Apps You’ve Never Heard About.

This list is purely subjective, on one hand. On the other hand, I really do think that these are the best free business apps because I’ve looked at …

Apps

Lego’s toy empire keeps growing one plastic brick at a time

Ten years ago, Lego was barely turning a profit. Today, the brick maker is leaving toy makers Mattel and Hasbro in the dust.<p>Lego posted stellar profits on Tuesday (March 1) with strong sales for <i>Star Wars</i> sets and the new Dimensions video game, which merges physical brick building with console …

Lego

What Rout? Indonesia Stocks Are Red Hot as Valuations Surge

After a tumultuous 2015, Indonesia’s financial markets are turning red hot.<p>Stock valuations have climbed to records after the benchmark equity gauge …

75 Apps That Will Save You Time as a Busy Professional

The right apps can help you be more productive and effective and run a business more efficiently.<p>When you're constantly multitasking and putting in long days--and who isn't?--the right apps can be a lifesaver. Once you hit on the combination that works for you, your personal and professional lives …

Apps

How to Choose Bath Towels That Last

Visit any store selling bath towels and you’ll see confused consumers. Faced with stacks and stacks of towels, in a wide range of prices and awash in …

Cleaning

An 18-Minute Plan for Managing Your Day and Finding Focus

We start every day knowing we’re not going to get it all done or fit it all in. How we spend our time is really a function of priorities. That’s why …

Time Management

Where to Eat if You’re a Vegetarian in Finance

<i>From the January 2016 edition of</i> Reserve<i>, a Bloomberg Brief publication.</i><p>The true beneficiaries of today's avant-garde chefs are vegetarians. Mostly …

Why Doom and Gloom Has Taken Over Wall Street

It’s an oldie but goodie that I’ve recounted in earlier web pieces, but it bears repeating, given the recent wave of gloomy talk about the global …

Blocking brain inflammation 'halts Alzheimer's disease'

<b>Blocking the production of new immune cells in the brain could reduce memory problems seen in Alzheimer's disease, a study suggests.</b><p>University of Southampton researchers said their findings added weight to evidence that inflammation in the brain is what drives the disease.<p>A drug used to block the …

A map for everyone who didn't realize just how huge the Milky Way galaxy is

KISSIMMEE, Fla. — The Milky Way "formed from the inside out," according to Melissa Ness, a researcher who helped produce the largest growth map of …

10 Must-Read Business Books for 2016 | Inc.com

Books

This Simple Shift in Thinking Will Help You Overcome Any Challenge

Did you try something and fail? Learn when to quit, when to stick... and how<p>In 1976, a young and extremely talented theater actor auditioned for a role in what would become one of the highest grossing films of the year. She didn't get the part, though, because the producer thought she was "too …

Motivation

@AndoverSchools students rocking #STEM at Sunflower Elem w/ @Hot_Wheels. Many Ss experience Hot Wheels for 1st time https://t.co/V164RehHuR