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17 Smart Tips for People Who Work From Home | Inc.com

We've heard this advice over and over again--from Richard Branson, from a Stanford professor, from--well, everyone: If you want to be more successful and happier, work from home.<p>With that in mind, I asked people who work from home now to give me their best tips. How do you overcome the loneliness …

Productivity

Google's Genius Productivity Hack Will Change How You Innovate | Inc.com

At Google X, the company's "moonshot factory," the mantra is "#MonkeyFirst." The idea is that if you want to get a monkey to recite Shakespeare on a pedestal, you start by training the monkey, not building the pedestal, because training the monkey is the hard part. Anyone can build a pedestal.<p>The …

Innovation

26 Delicious Breakfast Ideas With No Meat Or Dairy

What *do* vegans eat for breakfast, anyway?

Breakfast

Swiss Eggs

This soothing, comforting dish is very delicious and easy to make and eat. It's different from scrambled eggs, and it's not quite like a quiche. The …

20 Productivity Apps You Didn't Know You Needed

From note-taking to goal setting, check out these helpful tools.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Whether you’re taking notes, following up on emails or prepping for a meeting, with technology these simple tasks shouldn’t bite into too much of your time. Luckily, there’s …

What Are 5 Books That Can Change Your Life?

Little, Brown<p>Bloomsbury Publishing<p>Alfred A. Knopf<p>Farrar, Straus and Giroux<p>Harper & Brothers<p>Farrar, Straus and Giroux<p>Jonathan Cape<p>Viking Press, Dell …

Live Like You Could Lose Everything, but Know There's Nothing to Lose | Inc.com

For most people, the stakes simply aren't high enough.<p>There's not enough reason to get up early and work, get off Facebook, or get into shape.<p>Put most simply, most people don't have a compelling enough <i>why.</i> If they did, their whole life would be different. Life, apparently, isn't worth giving …

Self-improvement

What You Need to Know For an Amazing Amsterdam Adventure

Simply put, Amsterdam is a stunner. No, scratch that thought. It's a dream destination. After just one visit, you'll forever have the image of houseboats bobbing sketched in your mind and the sound of bike bells ringing in your ears. Even a year later, I can still here that vivacious hum: <i>cling,</i> …

4 Detox Cleanses Health Experts Swear By For A Flat Stomach Fast

Sick of your weight loss regimen not showing the desired results? Then it might be time to switch things up a bit. Incorportating a detox cleanse …

The Best Beach Reads of Summer 2017

Here’s our ideal summer set up: We’re posted up in a lounge chair, looking out at the ocean. To our left is a table with a fruity frozen drink we …

Bye-bye, B.O.! How to do an underarm detox

<i>When CC Buckley isn’t creating seriously dreamy photos of food as a stylist, she’s working on her side hustle as an herbalist and founder of the</i> …

The 29 best books of the summer

With summer just around the corner, it’s time to prepare your beach body — and your beach reads. The season’s hottest new books are packed with …

6 beach reads to start this Memorial Day weekend

When it comes to good summer reads, it can be hard to find a book you really love. From going to amazing bookstores to even ordering a book off of …

The Handmaid's Tale was full of heavy drama and dark themes – and it got lots of people talking online

<i>The Handmaid's Tale</i> has FINALLY arrived in the UK and wow – it is amazing, but there is definitely a <i>seriously</i> disturbing streak that runs right …

3 New Smart and Suspenseful Poolside Reads

Summer’s coming, and though it’s still a few weeks away, most of us can already feel that beach chair under our backs. One of the great joys of the season is sitting by the pool, sipping a fancy drink, and reading a book that’s the perfect mixture of smart and fun: a book filled with action and …

10 hot books you won't want to miss this summer

Don't fill up your beach bag just yet. Save space for these hot new summer books. Whether your taste runs to mysteries, romance, humor or sports, USA TODAY's <b>Jocelyn McClurg</b> has you covered.<p><b>1. I Can’t Make This Up: Life Lessons</b> by Kevin Hart (37 INK/Atria, non-fiction, on sale now)<p><b>What it’s about:</b> …

Books

The horrors of The Handmaid's Tale aren't just fiction: many of them have already happened

In the opening chapter of Margaret Atwood's 1985 novel The Handmaid's Tale – a new MGM-Hulu adaptation begins tonight on Channel 4 – a group of women are held in a former school and taught how to be Handmaids: womb slaves who must live with a family, be impregnated by its head, the husband, and …

Literature

How to lose weight after 40: 6 new habits to start now

After 40, our bodies don't bounce back from bad habits so quickly.<p>Very soon, I’ll stand up in front of the graduating class of my former high school and give the commencement speech. I’ll focus on the usual “work hard” and “follow your dream” themes, but, in reality, I just want to shout out to all …

How Can You Spot Great Leaders? This Is How They Manage Younger and Older Workers (Note the Difference) | Inc.com

Successful leaders recognize early on that certain challenges will emerge. How you choose to deal with each generational employee in the same office will have a critical effect on your relationship with your team.<p>The challenge is having the self-awareness (a component of emotional intelligence) to …

Employment

10 Smart Ways to Organize and Store Your Spices

Familiar with the struggle of trying to find the cinnamon or the garlic powder among more than a dozen other spices in varying-sized containers with …

Here are 200 Excel shortcuts that'll make your life a lot easier

Each workbook acts as its own separate window on your PC or Mac, while each worksheet acts as a tab within a workbook with separate cells.<p>This section of the Excel Guide offers all shortcuts you need to open, navigate between, and control all of these options.<p><i>Courtesy of GoSkills.</i>

Software

This simple hack will change how you use Netflix

We're here to make binge-watching even easier...<p>Netflix has brought us many great things, like our favourite TV drama <i>The Crown</i> as well as films, …

Binge-Watching

11 Books All Harry Potter Fans Must Read

Magic never dies, it lives on in our hearts.<p>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales from the links on this page.

Don’t Leave a Job Interview Without Asking These 3 Questions

These are important.<p>Nailing a job interview can be a lot of pressure – you’re finally face to face with a potential employer, so of course you want …

15 Thrillers with Unreliable Narrators

If you’re looking for a twisty psychological thriller, we’ve compiled a list of books that will lead you down a dark and winding path and keep you …

Books

12 New Dystopian Books Not to Be Missed

Dystopian books explore the bleak worlds that await if society gives in to extremes. We find these reads throughout literature: <i>The Handmaid’s Tale,</i></i> …

Books

11 Books Recommended by Gillian Flynn

Are you a big fan of <i>Gone Girl</i> or <i>Sharp Objects</i> and looking for similarly gripping reads? Gillian Flynn has you covered! Check out these recent reading …

Books

16 Books to Read in One Snow Day

Whether you love or hate winter, there is no doubt that a snow day makes the best excuse for curling up with a good book. From unputdownable …

Books

18 Classic Dystopian Books You Won’t Be Able to Put Down

Dystopian novels, whether based on alternative histories or futuristic societies, have captured generations of readers. We’ve rounded up a list of …

Books

10 New Thrillers to Read in One Sitting

You don’t have to step outside to get the chills — all you need to do is plunge into one of the gripping new thrillers on this list. From …

Books