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Selling Products Online? How to Build a Perfect Checkout Page (Infographic)

Imagine going to Target, filling your cart with products, then ditching it by the door and walking out empty-handed. That’s what ecommerce shoppers do more often than not. Unfortunately for Internet merchants, most are Looky Lous who never actually buy what they put in their carts.<p>This year alone, …

eCommerce

A self-made millionaire studied 1,200 wealthy people and found they teach their kids something the rest of us don't

They continually self-educate; they avoid nostalgia, and they tend to embrace selfishness. Not surprisingly, they also have different opinions when it comes to parenting.<p>That's according to self-made millionaire Steve Siebold, who interviewed over 1,200 of the world's wealthiest people and compiled …

Kids

10 Most Popular CrossFit Workouts

The hallmark of CrossFit is its “workout of the days” or WODs. WODs are a series of exercises that are scored for time or the number of reps …

How an Entrepreneur Quit Her Job And Built a $20M Company

Like magic.<p>Sometimes, you see entrepreneurs who make it look easy. They don't have to fight through years of absolute failure.<p>They start something...and it just works.<p>For outsiders, it seems hard to believe. Must be magic.<p>As cofounder and CEO of TayganPoint Consulting Group, a firm with $20 million …

It's what you don't expect in Scotland that makes it a must for your next adventure

I am not what you would call an unprepared traveler. I scour guidebooks, investigate websites, talk to friends. Forewarned, as they say, is forearmed.<p>But Scotland still surprised me.<p>Because this trip included a stop in Edinburgh for a film festival and a visit to the Inverness/Nairn area of …

Scotland

Authoring your life as an entrepreneur

At Stanford University, the most popular course this year apparently isn’t on computer science or engineering. It’s an unconventional offering called Designing Your Life. Juniors and seniors — including many of tomorrow’s brightest entrepreneurs — spend two academic quarters integrating career and …

Herbal Honey: Ancient, Magical & Medicinal

Herbalists talk a lot about their favourite medicines, menstrua and methods, but it is my unsolicited opinion that herbal honey doesn’t get near the …

How a Modern Root Cellar Could Help Small Farms Sell Food Year-Round

At Food Farm in northern Minnesota, Janaki Fisher-Merritt is getting back to his roots. This second-generation farmer is putting a modern twist on an …

Urban Agriculture

DIY Rosemary and Mint ‘No Poo’ Hair Cleansing Rinse

So, I’m doing the “no-poo” experiment on my hair. For those of you who don’t know, this doesn’t mean that you don’t cleanse your hair at all. Just …

A digital marketing CEO explains why he left his 9 to 5 to start his own business

For me being an entrepreneur is built in, I don't have to learn how to be one, I just am one to the core. My mother recently told me that my sister is looking for an apartment but can't afford one in a certain area.<p>I told her to have her rent one in a place where she can afford it and AirBnB it …

Digital Marketing

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Best Stuff<p>We've got the bare bones arrangement you need to start spinning hot wax.<p>By Kevin Nguyen2 days agoView More<p>Style<p>When did every banker's …

4 Must-Watch Inspirational TED Talks on Creativity in Business

Get inspired and let the creative juices flow with expert advice from these top TED speakers.<p>There are days that I'm on fire with creative ideas--I have tons of Post-It notes and email reminders to prove it!<p>But there are also those dreaded days that a creative block strikes, when it's like pulling …

The Exercise That Will Smoke Your Six Pack

This variation of a classic exercise will work your abs harder than ever<p>For a greater challenge to the classic plank, take your workout sideways with the lateral crawl. “It’s essentially a sideways moving plank,” says Sam Stauffer, an expert trainer for <b>Men’s Health Thrive</b>, a cutting-edge functional …

The Process to Build Big Muscles Made Simple

Probably, you have seen macho men on the magazines or websites promoting <i>how guys should look like</i>. Because of this, you are frenzied to know how to …

American Sniper Workout

How Bradley Cooper Transformed Into Chris Kyle<p>Lead Photo Credit: Warner Bros. Pictures.<p>For his title role in <i>American Sniper</i>, actor Bradley Cooper …

Why Pepper Boosts Turmeric Blood Levels

“Historians from all around the world have produced evidence to show that apparently all primitive peoples used herbs-often in a sophisticated way. …

May 2015

How to Do 20 Perfect Pullups

Follow these steps to correctly do this feat of upper body strength<p>We don’t do chinups at Gym Jones. We do pullups.<p>Most people say the difference between a pullup and a chinup is the direction that your hands face. (For chinups, your palms face in. For pullups, your palms face out.)<p>But we look at …

Podcast #2: How to Re-wire Your Brain and Body for Maximum Results

Hey guys, I just got off the phone with Brandon Epstein from Entrepreneur Fitness and we absolutely crushed it recording this episode of the Live …

Costa Rica

The One Exercise You Should Do on Your 'Off' Day

Use this simple recovery workout on the days between workouts to reach your fitness goals faster<p>Gym Jones draws a certain type of masochist—our average client wants to explore his physical and mental limits every single workout.<p>We like that. That mindset is what gets you in the door at Gym …

Finding the Motivation to Change Your Entire Life

Almost exactly 8 years ago today, I ran my first marathon and soon after I started Zen Habits. I’d changed a dozen or so habits, lost weight, was …

Forget About Setting Goals. Focus on This Instead.

We all have things that we want to achieve in our lives — getting into the better shape, building a successful business, raising a wonderful family, …

How to Develop Situational Awareness | The Art of Manliness

There’s a scene at the beginning of <i>The Bourne Identity</i> where the film’s protagonist is sitting in a diner, trying to figure out who he is and why he …

Self Defense

Click & Grow Introduces Internet-Controlled Smart Farm for Urban Agriculture

California-based company Click & Grow makes urban farming easy for even the least savvy green thumbs. Their electronic smart pots monitor plants and …

Why we should revive the art of saving seeds

Until 50 or 60 years ago, saving some of your own seed was an integral part of the gardening year for most vegetable gardeners. Over generations, their dedication helped to create a rich diversity of vegetable varieties, adapted to suit the local soil and climate. Knowledge of how to save seeds has …

King's Roost offers DIY products for urban homesteaders

If necessity is the mother of invention, it's also a great reason to open a retail business.<p>Having raised chickens, built elaborate aquaponics systems and made foods using freshly milled grains at home, Roe and Trish Sie know these activities aren't exactly mainstream.<p>And yet as the success of …

Self-Fertilizing Vertical Garden Tower Reaches Kickstarter Goal in Just 33 Minutes

The Indiana-based Garden Tower Project just launched a Kickstarter for the Garden Tower 2, an improved self-fertilizing vertical garden, and the …