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7 TED Talks That Will Help You Be A Better Leader

As a leadership and culture coach, I’m always on the lookout for new inspiration. Learning about other people’s experiences, strategies, and ideas about leadership can generate awesome insight!<p>Here are some TED talks that “package” what makes great leaders into concise, informative speeches.<p><b>1. John</b> …

TED Talks

Midcentury-Inspired Homes in This Texas Community Start in the Low $300Ks

Starlight Village, a new housing community in Leander, Texas, offers eight models that combine midcentury flair with modern convenience.<p>"Inspired by the Space Race and growing up in Air Force base housing, my husband, Michael, and I dreamed up a neighborhood built entirely of midcentury modern …

Living Rooms

The best advice from 2018 commencement speeches

From Ronan Farrow to Abby Wambach, here are some words of wisdom that can motivate you, whether you’re a recent graduate or not.<p>When you’re starting something new, it can help to hear from someone who’s been there before. That’s the gist of commencement speeches. Speakers often share their personal …

Boston Marathon

Konami Ends 10-Year Partnership With UEFA

Video game publisher Konami is ending its 10-year partnership with the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA), the sports organization …

9 Habits of Millionaires Any Entrepreneur Can Adopt (INFOGRAPHIC) - Small Business Trends

Want to be a millionaire? Who doesn’t, right?<p>Well, if you believe in emulating those who are successful, this infographic that explores the habits of …

How To Give A Good Pep Talk, According To Science

Many managers give pep talks to their employees to motivate them before a big presentation or task. But Harvard Business Review reports there's a …

The 5 Worst Questions That Push Clients Away (And What To Say Instead)

The best salespeople are great at asking questions. Not just any questions, mind you. The best salespeople ask strategic questions that uncover the problems their clients face, the impact those problems have on business and the results clients seek. The best salespeople, in other words, engage …

A Genius Former Hacker Explains How to Keep Your Business Safe From Cyber Attacks

Scott Duffy and Alan Taylor catch up with Walter 'Scorpion' O'Brien to chat about minimizing cyber threats for your small business.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>With an IQ of 197, Walter “Scorpion” O’Brien has the fifth highest intelligence in the world. After hacking …

10 Steps Everyone Must Take to Get Rich

These moves will be your foundation for establishing positive financial habits that will move you closer toward your goal.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The millennial generation is at the point now where they’re starting to think hard about how to build long-term …

30 Behaviors That Will Make You UNSTOPPABLE

This curated column is authored by leadership & startup consultant Benjamin Hardy AThe post 30 Behaviors That Will Make You UNSTOPPABLE appeared …

This $314 Necktie Is A Biotech Breakthrough

After years of research, the biotech startup Bolt Threads is debuting its lab-grown proteins in the real world.<p>Spider silk is one of the design industry’s biggest–and most elusive–material obsessions. It’s naturally lightweight, stretchy, antimicrobial, and strong. Imagine a shirt that’s soft as …

Half the Size… Double the Life!

Sometimes you don’t need a functional product that’s over the top. You just want something simple, supreme and soulful. It’s therefore important to …

Industrial Design

Famous Race Tracks You Can Drive Your Own Car On

Face it old man. It’s too late for you to become a professional race driver now. For starters, you probably have the reflexes of a sloth on Xanax. …

10 Ways The Best Leaders Reach Goals

Things I really ought to do:<p>1. Be more considerate of others<p>2. Listen more<p>3. Get in shape<p>4. Eat more vegetables<p>5. Recycle more waste<p>6. Finish that project I started several years ago<p><i>Watch on Forbes:</i><p>Like me, you know what you ought to do, and it’s important to do it. Occasionally you are reminded by …

Self-improvement

Liverpool v Man Utd; it’s more complicated than hate, says Gary Neville

Football Expert @GNev2<p>Writing on <i>The Players' Tribune</i>, Gary Neville opens up about what Manchester United's rivalry with Liverpool means to him.<p>For 89 …

The 10 Most Expensive Women Artists

Behind every male artist there stands a woman denied her fair share of acclaim. Afterthoughts in the histories of the artistic movements they helped …

Art

Why Google's smart assistant doesn't have a name like Siri, Alexa, or Cortana

Unlike Apple's Siri, Microsoft's Cortana, or Amazon's Alexa, "Assistant" isn't catchy. It has no identity.<p>You don't even really call it that — to summon it from Google's new smart speaker, you'd address it with a simple "Hey, Google" or the same "OK, Google" that you'd use to activate its voice …

London Mayor Sadiq Khan Wants to 'Educate' Trump on Islam

World<p>LONDON — London’s new mayor Sadiq Khan would welcome presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump to London to “educate” him about Islam and its compatibility with Western values.<p>In an interview with NBC News on Friday, the son of a Pakistani immigrant bus driver said Trump’s …

Hillary Clinton

Rescued African lion demands blankets to sleep on

As a household pet, Lambert was used to his creature comforts – especially blankets to sleep on.<p>It was all very well when Lambert was a small lion cub, but as a fully grown lion it is slightly more problematic.<p>Lambert was born in captivity and bought by an unnamed man as a pet for his children, …

Blood, sand and tears: A foreign correspondent's view of the opera 'Fallujah'

The Iraq war hunkered in the soul as the air filled with scents of gunpowder, burning tires and death.<p>Helicopters flecked the dusk as boys played soccer in the dirt and the pigeon men released their flocks against the setting sun. I craved that time even though I knew what night would bring. Radios …

Army National Guard

Apple Must Remember To Fail With Style

Apple’s iPhone team has had a rough week in the spotlight. Error 53 may be rooted in Tim Cook’s approach to security, but it was pitched as a software error that ‘bricked’ devices when the secure elements of an iOS-powered device were disrupted. The recently promoted issue of a date crashing and …

After Introducing Changes, Keurig Sales Continue To Fall

There was a time when it felt like Keurig coffee pods were going to take over the world — or at least encircle it.<p>But now sales are on the decline, down some $60 million from last year.<p>The company has faced criticism because the individual coffee pods are not kind to the environment. But Venessa …

How to Make Salisbury Steak With Mushrooms | Beef Recipes | Allrecipes.com

Mushrooms

Almond Apple Tart Recipe - Laura Vitale - Laura in the Kitchen Episode 985

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Cream Corn Like No Other | Side Dishes | Allrecipes.com

Side Dishes

Recipe of the Day: Shrimp Scampi | Food Network

Samurai Kitchen Knife Set Lets You Prepare Food in Samurai Style

Those ancient samurai warriors only use their katanas to fight against their foes, but this is 21st century, we use the samurai kitchen knife set to …

Volkswagen stripped of two 'Green Car of the Year' titles

Never mind!<p>Volkswagen has been stripped of two "Green Car of the Year" awards it won for diesel cars that are now at the center of a burgeoning corporate crisis over emissions cheating.<p>The scandal, which surfaced on September 18, affects 11 million of the company's diesel vehicles worldwide. Among …

Volkswagen scandal may cost up to $87 billion

Volkswagen's emissions scandal could be far more painful for investors than BP's disastrous 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.<p>Credit Suisse (CS) estimates that the total cost to the company could hit 78 billion euros ($87 billion) in a worst case scenario. That's about 60% more than the cost of …