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The Best Ways to React to Your Crying Toddler, According to an Expert

<i>The following story, written by Renee Jain, was originally published on GoZen.</i><p>It's no secret that hearing our kids cry makes us uncomfortable. Just think about how anxious you feel when your little one tears up without an obvious reason. We know that a newborn's main way to communicate is to cry, …

Parenting

Here’s how successful people avoid information overwhelm

There are seemingly infinite options in the world today. With increasing options comes increased <i>choices</i>.<p>This may seem like a good thing. But at a …

Self-improvement

The #1 Mistake Companies Make When Promoting People Into Management | Inc.com

When looking to promote someone into management, oftentimes companies fail to realize that the best players aren't always the best managers. If you do promote great producers who can't lead people, you're jeopardizing the culture and your talent because employees don't quit companies, they quit …

Michael Jordan

3 Tricks to Get People to Actually Listen to Your Presentations

Make sure your audience doesn't tune out what you have to say.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Few things conjure up a feeling of dread quite like the anticipation of a lengthy PowerPoint presentation. Professionals spend an average of 40 percent of their workday in …

Public Speaking

Want to Try the Whole30 Diet? Here's Everything You Can and Cannot Eat

With so many diets out there today, it can be overwhelming choosing the right nutrition regimen for yourself. If you're not sure which one to go with, the Whole30 plan might be a good place to start since it's only a 30-day commitment. The goal of the Whole30 diet is to eliminate certain food …

Diets

Jennifer Aniston makes 49 look like 30 — here's how she get's such flawless skin

Jennifer Aniston has been asked dozens of times over the years about her beauty secrets, and it's not a big surprise why. Aside from being named the World's Most Beautiful Woman by People magazine in 2016, Aniston consistently has glowing, seemingly flawless skin, and the rest of us are merely …

Skin Care

How To Learn A Language In 20 Minutes Per Day

Karoline Schnur, linguistics expert at Babbel<p>As you might expect in a language learning company, almost everyone who works at Babbel is multilingual. …

3 Things Great Leaders Build | Inc.com

Engaging leaders are builders--builders of people and of results. To become an engaging leader, you should constantly be building connections and confidence in your team members. Accomplish this, and you'll see an increase in effort and satisfaction levels among employees. Here's how.<p><b>Build</b> …

Employment

How to Deal with that Person at Work Who Drives You Crazy | Heleo

“Everything that annoys us about other people can teach us [something] about ourselves.”<p><b>READ ON TO DISCOVER:</b><p><i>What happiness expert Gretchen Rubin</i> …

Happiness

The Five Phases Of A Career

Who’s in charge of your career?<p>You, of course.<p>If it doesn’t feel like it and you’ve begun to ask yourself how you got here and where you want to go, you’ve come to the right place.<p>You were hired to do what you do best. You are paid to achieve results. With it comes recognition, a pay raise and …

Employment

Say These 7 Words When Employees Bring You Their Problems

Imagine that one of your employees walks into your office and says “Boss, we’ve got a huge problem with the ACME account; they’re angry and I think we might lose their business!” This is one of those situations that rightly spikes a leader’s blood pressure. But as much as the wrong response risks …

Leadership

11 ways smart people deal with uncertainty

Our brains are hardwired to make much of modern life difficult. This is especially true when it comes to dealing with uncertainty. On the bright …

Emotional Intelligence

Management Tip: 3 Fundamental Steps In Dealing With Bad Bosses

You’ll never catch me saying management is easy – doing it well requires a complex mix of skills. But because it’s hard, it’s also easy to do badly. Which helps explain why we consistently have employee engagement levels around 30%, according to Gallup – meaning some 70% of employees are not …

How Learning New Words Could Make You Happier

Sometimes life, with the aid of an unrelenting news cycle, can feel like an exercise in parsing out the particular kind of bad we are experiencing. …

Why gossip is so seductive (and how to avoid it)

Gossip is like the junk food of communication. We know that it is bad and unhealthy, but it’s hard to resist its draw. It is rude and unkind, and of …

Three Little Words Are Making You a Negative Person—and You Probably Say Them All the Time

<i>This article originally appeared on Shape. For more stories like this, visit shape.com.</i><p>Here's something that'll make you think twice: "The majority …

7 principles to develop toughness and build the life you want to live

“Don’t wait until everything is just right. It will never be perfect. There will always be challenges, obstacles, and less than perfect conditions. …

If Your Sales Pitch Is Missing This Step, You May Miss Out on the Sale

Here's the one thing you can do to move beyond a quick sale and into a long-term partnership.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Throughout my career, I have been on both sides of the sales process, as a buyer and as a seller. As a buyer, I've observed that salespeople whom …

7 habits you should form to become more inspired at work

And although it is unrealistic to be actively thrilled by <i>each and every day</i> of work (even if your job or company is awesome), if you’re finding that …

How to better engage unhappy employees

As business leaders, we often worry about former employees badmouthing their business or even stealing from the company on their way out the door, …

Eliminate Harmful Self-Criticism And Be The Person You Really Are

Each day, tens of thousands of thoughts run through our mind, and most of them are repeats from the day before. Imagine, then, if you were to allow even a small portion of these thoughts to be harmful self-criticism. Think of how much you would be setting yourself up for dissatisfaction, …

Self-help

This is why elegance is better than winning

Many years ago my wife whisked me away for my birthday to Anderson Valley, located near the coastal region of Mendocino County in Northern …

This Could Be the Most Important Piece of Financial Advice You'll Ever Get

And the sooner you hear it, the better.<p>There are plenty of money-related lessons to be learned in life. The importance of following a budget is one …

Lemon-Garlic Infused Anchovy Sauce Is Perfect for Any Grilled Dish

This Provençal flavor bomb is guaranteed to take your summer grilling game to the next level. A quick simmer in olive oil slightly softens the strong …

I have a 6-figure job and my husband stays home with the kids — here are the 10 best pieces of advice I can give you about money

When I was 16, I picked up a book from the library called "The Wealthy Barber" by David Chilton.<p>That book changed the course of my financial life.<p>Like most teenagers, I thought only the famous or uber-successful were wealthy. Ordinary people couldn't become rich, right?!? The title of the book that …

Are You Making This Huge Retirement Mistake?

A surprisingly large number of people are making a big blunder when it comes to saving for retirement.<p>Financial security in retirement is far from …

Why Being Near Water Could Be the Key to Happiness, According to Research

Even daydreaming about traveling off to a faraway island, where the sand is warm, and the water is crystal-clear blue can give people a sense of …

12 High-Protein, Quick Recipes You Can Make in 20 Minutes or Less

12 Quick, High-Protein Recipes You Can Make in 20 Minutes or Less<p>A satisfying meal in no time at all. Sign me up please.<p>July 22, 2018<p>Thinking about …

How to Achieve More Success as a Couple

Hold each other accountable and encourage each other to do more, not less.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Do people want to do more or do people want to do less? Usually it seems that people want to do less. They want to take the weekend off. Work only as much as they …

These are the most ridiculous reasons you didn’t get the job

Not getting the job you spent weeks and months interviewing for is a demoralizing experience. But at least, there’s usually a script for what happens …