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Stop Beginning Your Speeches with 'Good Morning and Thank You' and Start With This Instead | Inc.com

Every presentation is an opportunity to make an impression. You can either use your pitch to build credibility, engagement and buy-in, or blow the chance to share your story in a way that sells.<p>No matter how compelling your message is, if you don't capture your audience's attention in the first …

Public Speaking

11 websites to bookmark if you want to get rich

We've pointed out some of the best personal-finance books to read and podcasts to listen to.<p>If those didn't strike a chord or fit in to your busy …

This Simple Breakfast Hack Will Save You Time and Boost Your Energy All Day Long | Inc.com

<i>What is the most clever life hack you've learned? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Josh Gwin, Redline Digital Consulting, on Quora:</b><p>The best life hack I've ever learned? <b>Drink a green</b> …

Breakfast

These 31 Questions Will Break the Ice with Absolutely Anyone: a Hollywood Star, a Head of State, the CEO or the Cute Person Sitting Next to You on the Train | Inc.com

It's your lucky day. You won the big game or gave a stellar performance or saved the puppy from the fire. And to honor your accomplishment, now you're being introduced to someone special and famous, and you're going to have a chance to have a private conversation with him/her.<p>Or, you board the …

Celebrity Gossip

Embrace Interoception Through Body Awareness

When we train, we don’t often think about what we are experiencing. We simply grab the bar and go, assuming that all parts are contributing the way …

A Stoic’s Key to Peace of Mind: Seneca on the Antidote to Anxiety

“There are more things … likely to frighten us than there are to crush us; we suffer more often in imagination than in reality.”<p><i>“The truth is, we know so little about life, we don’t really know what the good news is and what the bad news is,”</i> Kurt Vonnegut observed in discussing Hamlet during his …

Evaluate Your Meditation

After a person has been meditating for some time, it’s important that he or she evaluate how the practice is developing. Is it working? Does it need …

Meditation

Here’s the healthy way to compare yourself to other people

A comparison habit can wreak psychological havoc, generating envy and leading to depression, so common wisdom has long warned against it. Writer Mark Twain once said, “comparison is the death of joy,” and philosopher Jiddu Krishnamurti told admirers, “I never compare myself with anybody, but I …

Mark Twain

11 Websites That Let You Book Luxury Hotel Rooms for Cheap

These sites let you book five-star hotel rooms for an affordable price.<p>These days, it’s easier than ever to travel for less. With a click or tap of a …

6 New CEO Mindsets from the World's Top Business Experts | Inc.com

Every leader wants that nugget of earthshattering insight that will propel themselves and their companies into the stratosphere of success. That's exactly what keeps top tier MBA and executive education programs, high-priced consultants, and big-name speakers in business.<p>If you don't have big …

Leadership

Tuesday Link Roundup

Every Tuesday we bring you a collection of some of our favorite things we’ve recently found around the web. From stories to photography, we include a …

Casa Pujol 87 Tequila

Añejo and Reposado tequilas are aged in wood and give the liquor a sweeter, milder flavor. But there's still something incredible about pure, unaged …

Follow These 6 Marketing Influencers to Learn How to Get Results on a Tight Budget | Inc.com

If you're the owner of an SMB (small or medium-sized business), you might feel as if you're left out of much of the online content published today. Sure, it would be <i>nice</i> to have a marketing budget big enough to advertise on every billboard or YouTube video, but not everyone has access to that.<p>Well, …

Marketing

17 STEM toys that teach kids to code

Games for your future tech giant.<p><i>This story was originally published on</i> WorkingMother.com.<p>In response to concern over kids' interest in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math), companies have been churning out cool toys that teach them coding and logic skills. The idea: get kids hooked on …

Kids

I tested out three different marketing platforms, here's what I thought

With the Social Targeting tool, you have access to visitor details, which allow you to graph your inbound visitor traffic and tailor your tactics. These are but a few of the tools I found most interesting, but the Retargeting and Local Listing Ad placement tools also seemed to be extremely …

Marketing

Backyard BBQ: 18 Essential Grilling Tools For Summer

HQY Stainless Steel Basting Brush<p>Think of basting like painting flavors onto your food. And, also like painting, tougher jobs require tougher …

10 Free Tools to Improve Your Life in Less Than a Day (Yes, Really) | Inc.com

After what felt like endless years of school, I can imagine it's tough to force yourself to sit down and learn <i>more</i> things. Without the assistance of a scary-looking teacher peeking over your shoulder, that is.<p>How about I make it a bit easier for you?<p>These 10 free online classes are not only fun, …

MOOCs

Make Ahead Sandwich Spreads

Sandwich spreads are some of the best make ahead meals. When your family is in and out of the house, eating at different times and with different …

Home Goods: 30 Best Online Furniture Shops

Like health insurance providers or different types of retirement accounts, furniture stores are the type of thing that most people don’t know too …

The Easiest Way to Organize Your Earrings

Never lose a teeny-tiny stud ever again.<p>Devoted as I am to both shopping and organizational innovation, for about a decade I’d stuck with the same jewelry box: a mini armoire, probably chosen by my mother, with hooks for necklaces and drawers lined with thin velvet for everything else. It was nice …

Stylish Modern, Boho, Traditional and Farmhouse Chandeliers

Have you been thinking about refreshing your lighting? Designers are always referring to chandeliers and pendants as the jewelry in any space, and …

Home Decorating

15 quotes from a modern day Zen Master that will change the way you live your life

Ever heard of Mooji? If not, he is one of the greatest modern day spiritual teachers that has helped countless people achieve their goals of inner …

8 smart tools to help you create beautiful designs

Gone are the days when designers could rely solely on their talent to come up with their best work. There’s nothing wrong in believing your skills, …

Project Management

An Entire MBA in 1 Course:Award Winning Business School Prof

3 Causes of Self-Doubt and How to Conquer It for Good

<b>“Each time we face our fear, we gain strength, courage, and confidence in the doing.” ~Unknown</b><p>Self-doubt and I are old friends. We go way back, to …

Psychology Says This Is the Top Contributor to Happiness (It's Not What You Think) | Inc.com

According to a report by <i>The Journal of Personality and Social Psychology</i>, the No. 1 contributor to happiness in life is not money, popularity, good looks, or even a good sex life (too many...jokes...can't pick...just...one).<p>It's <i>autonomy</i>.<p>The report defines autonomy as: "the feeling that your life, …

Employee Engagement

How to Center Yourself Within 60 Seconds

Looking back on the past 24 hours, were you mainly calm or reactive?As you worked, were you focused or scattered?In the evening, did you feel …

Mindfulness

The best, most creative newsletters by designers for designers

This week we’ve decided to curate some of the coolest design newsletters with unique concepts. People in the design industry tend to be hungry to learn more and develop their skills, so the personal digests below are a great way to do that while staying updated on the latest news in the vast world …

UX Design

101 Hobby Ideas for When You Don't Want to Spend Any Money

Since free time is a precious delicacy in our busy lives, we decided to brainstorm hobby ideas that will make these moments of respite more …