Trang Nguyen

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The Dos and Don'ts of Potlucks

Pick up a few Potluck 101 tips so that you can have fun, try lots of dishes, and not kill anyone with food poisoning.<p>Potlucks are literally the best. …

Potatoes

20 Foods You Should Never Eat After a Workout

We’ve all been there—you step off the treadmill or power through a particularly tough training session and you feel <i>invincible</i>! Perhaps you even feel …

Nutrition

So to stay healthy have cherries before bed and bananas for tea 

It's not just what you eat - it's when! So to stay healthy have cherries before bed and bananas for tea<p><b>Evidence shows that the times we eat are as</b> …

Nutrition

5 Best Content Writing Tools to Write Killer Blog Posts

Every Blogger wants to write the content in a quick manner and each of us practicing a lot to improve and enhance writing skills to curate …

Study casts doubt on theory of how first humans came to North America

A commonly held belief about the route taken by the first humans to arrive in North America may be turned on its ear after an international study released this week.<p>It is thought that the migration of the first people into the Americas from Siberia occurred via the Bering Land Bridge through a …

Anthropology

Never pee on a jellyfish sting: A venom expert busts our biggest myths about toxic creatures

Snakes, scorpions, and other venomous species have always loomed large in the human imagination. Their awesome ability to dismantle our most essential bodily systems pops up in early written records from Aristotle to The Bible. But their potent toxins have also inspired some of the most …

Zoology

Healthify Your Pantry

Let's face it. There are days and weeks that are so busy that even getting to the supermarket can seem like a challenge. Stocking up on pantry items that have a longer then average shelf life can be a lifesaver when things get too busy or when you need an on-hand addition to an already fabulous …

Spices

One Thing You Can Do To Improve Your Relationship...In Public

<i>"That's not what you told your mom about me...</i><p>"You told your best friend that I was bad in bed!?"<p>"I don't understand why you get so ticked that I talk to my friends about our issues. It's not like I can talk to you about them!"<p>"I just needed to let off some steam."<p>"You told our son that I was being …

Keeping Your Home Cool: Tricks For Staying Comfortable In The Summer Heat

PhotoCredit<p>We've all been enjoying the recent hot weather, but sometimes it gets too much.<p>And for those whose businesses rely on balanced temperature, it becomes imperative to find ways to make it work.<p>In addition, we sometimes need to retreat back into our homes to stay comfortable and cool. Check …

Exploring 9 Types Of Entrepreneurial Behavior

Thirty years ago, when I was just starting out as an entrepreneur, the only quality I thought I had in common with other entrepreneurs was that we were all nuts! After all, I was walking away from a perfectly good job as a systems programmer at a major company. It paid well, and I had more than …

Entrepreneurship

The Ultimate Way to Increase Motivation, According to Neuroscience

Igniting your passion is easier than you think.<p>Motivation is the key to success for many aspiring entrepreneurs.<p>It's one thing to enjoy the idea of something, but actually achieving your goals takes a reservoir of motivation. Whether you're an entrepreneur, small business owner, or someone looking …

5 Dreamy Bedrooms for the Girl Who Just Wants to Sleep In

Is there anything sweeter than sleeping in on the weekend? We're hard-pressed to think of something better. Because let's face it: Decent shut-eye …

Unseen photos of Europe after World War II

These color images, taken by photographer David Seymour in 1947, trace the route that the Allied forces took as they drove toward Berlin during World War II.

World History

6 Tips for Turning Your Email Signature Into a Powerful Marketing Weapon

You could be getting a whole lot more out of your emails, if you just make this one change.<p>The average worker sends 40 business emails every day, according to a study by the Radicati Group. That's more than 10,000 emails per employee each year, or more than one million emails a year for a company …

Will the skyscrapers outlast the pyramids?

Egypt’s pyramids were the skyscrapers of their day – and they are still standing 5,000 years later. Do today’s tallest buildings stand a chance of outlasting them?<p>The cracks first emerged in April. By 29 June 1995, a vast network of fissures spanned the entire fifth floor ceiling of one of Seoul’s …

Skyscrapers

LinkedIn’s Top Four Hiring Secrets For Small Businesses And Startups

According to LinkedIn researchers, most people want to work for small companies–which just need to get better at courting them.<p>Small businesses and startups may be sitting on an untapped talent goldmine. A staggering 87% of the more than 26,000 professionals we surveyed earlier this year here at …

25 Reasons Why I Stopped Reading Your Book

I don’t read novels like I used to.I want to, but can’t. That’s for a lot of reasons — for one, it’s time. I write a lot. I have a five-year-old. …

Writing

23 incredible tiny homes from around the world

Real estate is constantly getting more expensive, and we're facing overpopulation and environmental damage. Tiny homes can help solve these issues, but many also prefer them to traditional housing because they're the perfect hybrid of comfort and convenience, since they are often mobile.<p>On roofs, …

For a More Creative Brain, Follow These 5 Steps

Nearly all great ideas follow a similar creative process and this articles explains how this process works. Understanding this is important because creative thinking is one of the most useful skills you can possess. Nearly every problem you face in work and in life can benefit from creative …

Public Uncertain, Divided Over America’s Place in the World

The public views America’s role in the world with considerable apprehension and concern. In fact, most Americans say it would be better if the U.S. …

Political Science

10 Principles for Creating an Effective Public Relations Plan

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Throughout my career I’ve written, read and edited countless public relations plans, and I am quite certain each one contained the essential planning elements -- objectives, strategies, tactics and metrics.<p>Over the years I have come to …

The Secret to Updating Your Home for Less, According to Scott McGillivray

It's all about the first impression, people.<p>If we had to name Scott McGillivray's super power, it'd be knowing the best time to purchase a house. But he knows a lot more than that when it comes to all things home related. After all, he's the host of <i>Income Property</i> and an expert on <i>Flipping the …

Study: Public water supply is unsafe for millions of Americans

<b>(CNN) —</b> Millions of Americans may be drinking water with unsafe levels of industrial chemicals, according to a study published Tuesday in the journal Environmental Science & Technology Letters. These chemicals, known as polyfluoroalkyl and perfluoroalkyl substances or PFASs, have been linked to …

Public Health

7 Pro Tips That Will Take Your LinkedIn Profile to the Next Level

<i>What makes a good profile in LinkedIn? originally appeared on Quora: the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Nelson Wang, founder of CEO Lifestyle, on Quora:</b><p>Over the last 10 years, I've been recruited by companies like Google, …

Are You Thinking Too Much?

<b>Are you thinking too much?</b><p><i>The Practice:</i><p>Rest your weary head.<p><i>Why?</i><p>The traditional saying that's this week's practice has been sinking in for me lately. Thoughts have been swirling around like a sandstorm about work, things I've been reading, household tasks, finances, concerns about people, a yard …