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The newest public-speaking world champion beat 30,000 other competitors by using a body-language trick she learned from a past winner

Last month, a high-school teacher from Houston named Ramona Smith was crowned the Toastmasters world champion of public speaking.<p>Smith outlasted 30,000 other competitors over six months and seven rounds of competition before being named the winner at the Toastmasters annual convention in Chicago. …

Public Speaking

The Best, Cleanest Whey Protein Powder You Can Buy

You’ve just finished an insane workout and you’ve got a serious pump going. If you’re like most guys, you’re gonna reach for a protein shake. Truth …

Protein

How to turn Apple Watch into a walkie-talkie

You don’t need to buy the new Apple Watch Series 4 to get one of this year’s coolest new features on it.<p>As part of the watchOS 5 update that was released earlier this week, Apple introduced a new walkie-talkie mode that lets you chat back and forth with other Apple Watch owners. Walkie-talkie mode …

Walkie-talkies

The disconnect between Baby Boomers and Millennials when it comes to work ethic

Baby Boomers sometimes believe Millennials are entitled and lazy, but this couldn’t be further from the truth.<p>Millennials have entered a professional …

Millennials

Weatherman called out for faking battle with wind during Florence

This is the bizarre moment a TV weatherman appeared to be caught faking his battle against gale-force winds during Storm Florence.<p>The Weather …

North Carolina

20 Best Bourbon Whiskeys

Exploring the wide world of bourbon whiskey–not to mention trying the best bourbons–is among the most rewarding hobbies an adult male can pursue. …

Bourbon Whiskey

Two Things Weak Leaders Say When They Make Mistakes

There are many differences between strong leaders and weak leaders, and there are many differences between effective leaders and ineffective ones. One key difference is the way individuals handle their mistakes and the mistakes of their team members and organizations. No one is perfect; we all make …

My daughter prayed to Alexa – Here’s the incredible thing that happened next

The most meaningful parenting experiences often come in the unplanned, organic moments of life. The problem is, all the interruptions of our always connected society can cause us to miss out on teaching and learning some incredible lessons with our children and grandchildren.<p>I get it. As a father …

Artificial Intelligence

How brand new science will manage the fourth industrial revolution

It's about artificial intelligence, data, and things like quantum computing and nanotechnology. Australian National University's 3A Institute is …

20 Years Ago, Jeff Bezos Said to Always Ask These 3 Questions to Determine the Perfect Job Candidate to Hire

Want to build a great team? Jeff Bezos told Amazon employees to ask themselves these simple questions before making any hiring decision.<p>Jeff Bezos and Amazon are known for many things. A juggernaut of a flywheel. Drones. Amazon Web Services. Relentless expansion.<p>But while Amazon is undeniably a …

50 Affordable Wines You Can Always Trust

Sometimes wine is daunting, and the fact that vintages change every year is one of the reasons. Was 2014 better than 2015? Worse? How are you …

The $90 LED Light That Destroys Shower Mold For Good

Kill up to 99 percent of germs with this next-level LED light fixture that tackles mold you can’t even see.<p>A few months ago, we wrote about a …

Cleaning

The 5-Hour Rule Used by Bill Gates, Jack Ma and Elon Musk

The most successful people on the planet are also the people likeliest to devote an hour a day to reading and learning.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You just walked in the door from an exhausting day at work. You’re hungry and spent, just wanting to catch your breath …

Homeless man hands out resumes, gets hundreds of job offers

On Friday morning, homeless web developer David Casarez woke from his park bench in Mountain View, Calif., put on a nice shirt and tie, and carried …

This Spray Foam Will Fix Any of Your Concrete Problems

Renovations for concrete can cost what feels like a mini fortune. But this foam material can fix those concrete problems at a fraction of the …

How to Make Sure You're Getting the Internet Speeds You're Paying For

It’s probably been a while since you signed up for internet service, but you should have an idea of how fast your plan is. If not, give your ISP a …

A Secret To Great Putting

Flip the triangle: It's the secret to great putting<p>If you asked a lot of golfers how to teach the putting stroke, they might say that when holding the club, the arms and shoulders create a triangle shape that points down at the ball. The goal is keeping that triangle shape intact during the stroke. …

Golf

An 8-Year Study Reveals the Key to a High-Performing Culture--and 8 Ways to Build It

Build trust and fuel organizational performance by focusing on these 8 components.<p>You can invest in the latest technology, lean out processes, and add as many extra employee incentives as you want. However, if you're going to motivate your workforce and create a high-performing organization, then …

This 1 Time Management Shift Will Change The Way You Think About Your Priorities

There are better ways to let employees know how they should be spending their time.<p>One of the most common excuses a company manager or executive hears is, "I don't have enough time."<p>From the moment I started my first company in a flea market as a teenager (that went on to go public and eventually …

LiquidText PDF Reader gives paper the upgrade it needs

Paper’s great for some things, but when it comes to reading and taking notes, the traditional medium is mediocre at best. And when iPad apps try to replicate paper, things get even worse.<p>“It doesn’t work,” said Craig Tashman, developer of the LiquidText PDF Reader app, which Apple showcased in an …

Apple Pencil

Microsoft’s Surface Go tablet has a 10-inch screen and starts at $399

The smaller Surface has returned<p>Microsoft is getting back into the cheaper tablet game today with the new Surface Go, a smaller, less powerful take on the popular Surface Pro device. The Go features a 10-inch screen, integrated kickstand, Windows 10, and a similar design to the Surface Pro, and …

A White Polo Is the Secret to Smart Summer Style

Like a plain white tee, only dressier.<p>White shirts are some of the most versatile pieces of clothing you can own. Although you might be familiar with the wide-ranging abilities of a plain white tee or an oxford button-down, the white polo is another essential that can level up your wardrobe. Wear …

Magical Hogwarts Mystery rakes in $40 million and counting

An RPG set in the Harry Potter universe is a huge hit. <i>Hogwarts Mystery</i> only debuted two months ago and has already made its developers $40 million.<p>There are a couple of reasons for this success. The obvious one is it’s Harry Potter. Duh. But the other is that this game so frequently requests in-app …

In-App Purchases

The Pareto Principle: How To Use The 80/20 Rule To Retire Earlier

One way to give your retirement planning a boost is to take actions that drive the greatest financial results.<p>Apply the Pareto Principle — the 80/20 rule — to your money. The Pareto Principle was founded by Vilfredo Pareto, an Italian economist in 1896. Pareto, an amateur gardener, found that most …

Credit Card Debt

The *other* tequila cocktail you’ll want to sip all summer

Nothing against margs, but sometimes it’s good to switch things up—especially if you’re watching your sugar intake. An easy way to do it? Blending up …

The Little-Known Trick to Grilling Juicy Burgers

Hint: Stock up on ice cubes!<p>From grilling novices to seasoned pros who know their seasoning, we’re all on the perpetual quest for the perfect burger. …

The Science of Color Contrast — An Expert Designer’s Guide

The Science of Color Contrast — An Expert Designer’s Guide<p>Understanding the complexity of color contrast for better design and accessibility<p>This …

NoCAN Wired Internet Of Things Arduino IoT Platform

Computer and DIY electronics enthusiast Alain Pannetrat has launched the new Kickstarter campaign this week to raise the €4,750 required to take the …

Want to Be a Better Boss? Read Any of the 8 Books the Smartest Leaders Have Already Read

This remarkable publishing company aims to change the world by putting out profoundly positive leadership bestsellers.<p>In the process of writing a manuscript for my first book publication, my literary agent and I are choosing publishers wisely. One promising publisher on my radar screen is …

Can You Solve America’s Most Mysterious Ciphers And Claim a $60 Million Treasure?

For over two centuries, treasure hunters, computer scientists and even the US military have been trying to crack a set of three ciphers and reveal …