Danitza Borges

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After 526 Rejected Job Applications, I Broke Through. So Can You.

Remember, failure is never final. Success is all about turning your setback into your comeback.<p>6 min read<p>“Son, don’t apply for a job just to pay the rent. You need to think beyond yourself. You need to start thinking of building a career and providing for your family in the future.”<p>My mom gave me …

Employment

Three Signs Your Business Idea Is Worth Pursuing

Need a business barometer? Look for these three indications that your business idea really is a "can't miss."<p>"Following your heart" will only get you so far in business. Most entrepreneurs open a business in an area they're passionate about, but the chance of failure is high. In the U.S., the …

Business Strategy

30 behaviors that will make you unstoppable

A lot of people are good at what they do. Some are even elite. A select few are completely unstoppable.<p>Those who are unstoppable are in their own …

Motivation

Happy Birthday, Veruschka! The '60s Supermodel's Best Beauty Looks of All Time

There are few faces more synonymous with the youthquake of the '60s than Veruschka, who turns 79 today. Born Vera Gottliebe Anna Gräfin von Lehndorff-Steinort in East Prussia, the German countess was discovered at 20 years old while studying art in Florence, and soon after decamped to New York City …

Rio De Janeiro

The Best Summer Drugstore Beauty Products

Not that anyone <i>needs</i> an excuse to treat themselves to new beauty products, but it feels like the ideal time to give your makeup drawer, skin care routine, and shower shelf a full-on refresh — especially when the products in question all happen to be steals. We've noticed a ton of impressive …

Makeup

Sex Diary: The Humanitarian Worker Contemplating Group Sex

New York<i>’s</i> <i>Sex Diaries series</i> <i>asks anonymous city dwellers to record a week in their sex lives — with comic, tragic, often sexy, and always revealing</i> …

Relationships

Announcing the Winners of the Cartier Women’s Initiative Awards 2018

Now in its 13th year, the Cartier Women’s Initiative Awards (CWIA) was set up by the Parisian jeweller, McKinsey and INSEAD to develop female …

Watches

What You Need to Know to Create a Best-selling Book

My book made it to No. 1 on Amazon's self-help, new releases. Here's how you can find similar success.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Five years ago, I decided that it was time to write my first book. It was the story of how a single dad of five led his kids, his …

Making middle-age marriage sexy, man writes erotic fiction

Steve and Beth Fromm sit in their Menomonee Falls home. The couple, in their 50s works in a housecleaning business, but Steve Fromm is now an erotic …

The Blush That’s Currently Blowing Up on Pinterest Costs Only $7

The internet beauty gurus have spoken: This Milani Rose Powder Blush needs a spot in your makeup bag.<p>It’s already been saved more than 17,000 times …

What Yolanda Hadid eats in a day to make 54 look like 34

Her daughters Gigi and Bella Hadid are currently taking over the modeling world, but former "Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" star Yolanda Hadid was the original model in the family — <b>and she's looking better than ever</b>. She recently took part in Harper's Bazaar's Food Diaries series and revealed …

Healthy Eating

A daily dose of ibuprofen can help prevent onset of Alzheimer’s, study finds

A new Vancouver-based study says taking ibuprofen every day can help prevent the onset of Alzheimer’s disease.<p>If started early enough, Canadian …

A platform that allows you to write short stories for money, like an Airbnb for writers.

Everyday, for each and every one of us, there are new events that could be another narrative. We tell them in different ways that serve a purpose, …

2018 BookLife Prize Open for Submissions in April

The first round of the annual writing contest sponsored by BookLife and <i>Publishers Weekly</i> kicks off April 1.<p>The BookLife Prize is back and looking for …

How This Writing Contest Will Transform Your Writing

If you want to become a better writer and eventually get published, you should join a writing contest. Here’s why: writing contests are one of the …

Creative Writing

6 Things Your Partner's Penis Can Tell You About His Health

Lumps, bumps, swelling, curves—you need to know what his penis is trying to tell him.<p>You know how a change in the way your vagina looks or feels can …

Systematic Review Shows How to Maintain Sexual Desire in a Relationship

Maintaining sexual desire – the drive to engage in sexual activity – between partners is often integral to a successful, long-term monogamous …

50 Book Marketing Ideas Every Author Needs to Know • Reedsy

March 14, 2018 - Book Marketing - Leave your thoughts<p>No matter what kind of book you’re writing, all self-publishing authors will eventually reach …

Writing

The Secret to Successful Author Events - The Business of Being a Writer

As I register for AWP 2018, I’m worried. I watch thousands of authors descend on the halls of the Tampa Convention Center. As an unknown author of …

Why You Need to Get Familiar With Emotional Hygiene Now | Inc.com

Cleanliness is next to Godliness, as the saying goes, but not all of us are naturally inclined towards hygiene. Regardless, we learn certain standards of personal physical hygiene, hygiene related to our homes, and even fiscal hygiene regarding our financial habits.<p>What we are not so good at …

Physical Education

50 Benefits of Being Fearless At Fifty, From The Founder Of Million Dollar Women

<i>Unsure of what is holding you back from taking the next step in your career? Feeling fearful about changing industries or starting your own business? This is Fear Factors, a Q&A series with female entrepreneurs and executives who share their journeys beyond fear to success.</i><p>I’ve wanted to interview …

Women Entrepreneurs

'Transparent' creator Jill Soloway is launching a book imprint with Amazon Publishing

Jill Soloway, the creator of the hit show "Transparent," is launching a new book imprint with Amazon Publishing, the company announced Tuesday.<p>Called Topple Books after Soloway's production company, the imprint "will spotlight the voices of women of color, gender non-conforming, lesbian, bisexual, …

The Only 3 Types of Writing People Actually Want to Read

I remember the first time a piece I wrote was rejected by an editor.The piece I wrote was about my porn addiction in my early teens. It was deeply …

Blogging isn't Dead 8 Reasons to Start an Author Blog

Shares 166<p><i>An Author Blog is still one of the best ways to build platform</i><p><b>By Anne R. Allen</b><p>If you tell your non-writing friends you’re thinking of …

Lose 11 Pounds in a Week on This Prebiotic Soup Diet That's Good for Gut Bacteria

Over the past decade, “good bacteria” have emerged as the darlings of the weight-loss world. Again and again, top doctors and nutritionists have …

Weight Loss

What They Don’t Tell You About Self-Publishing

Releasing your book is only half the battleSince releasing my book in December, the most common questions I’ve been getting asked aren’t about the …

The Best $5 I Ever Spent

The Miracle of MediumJust over a year ago I decided to check out this community for writers called <i>Medium</i>.My life will never be the same. I figured $5 …

2 New Agents Seeking Fantasy, Contemporary Fiction, Creative Nonfiction, Travel Writing and More

New agents are a boon to writers. They are hard working, enthusiastic, and are actively building their client lists. Both of these agents work with …

What No One's Telling You About Writing That Book

I often hear business experts say things like, “The book is the new business card.” Or, “You need a book to gain authority in today’s noisy world.” I agree with both, yet, as I look at a market saturated with crappy books doing the complete opposite, I think many people are ignoring a critical …

Writing

Finally, a 7-Day Detox Plan That's Doable

As much as I like to tell diets to go f*ck themselves, I can also admit that a detox would probably do me good. The thought of ridding my body of the bad stuff and feeling noticeably healthier sounds amazing, but I've struggled to find a plan that didn't intimidate me. I refuse to cut carbs for an …