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How to eat healthily, be mindful and simplify your life: new year's resolutions made easy

Struggling with your new year’s resolutions? Our team advises you how to stick to your goals<p>Part 1: getting off Facebook and more Part 2: getting fit and being a more present parent<p>In the third part of our series about how to make those new year resolutions work, we look at how to eat well, be more …

Mindfulness

The Fundamental Reason Buffett Beats the Market

Other investors overlook valuable pieces of information that yield winning stock picks.<p>Eugene Fama and Richard Thaler, two legendary finance professors at the University of Chicago, recently had a debate about whether markets are efficient. Fama was generally perceived to have gotten the better of …

Investing

Why building your own brand can be the key to your career's survival

When you live in the world of employment, you'll naturally worry about your job. Will it still be there 12 months from now? Or will you find yourself …

Employment

Death to the Survey: How to Turn Customer Feedback Into a Brand Experience

This past summer my wife and I took advantage of our kids being at camp by going on vacation to what most would consider to be a high-end luxury …

Customer Experience

7 Marketing Tips to Help Grow Your Brand on Instagram

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It’s no secret that your business needs to be active on Instagram -- with more than 500 million users, it’s a social network that provides a great marketing platform to reach potential customers from every corner of the world.<p>In order to …

Marketing

How To Create Your Own Marketing Breakthrough

Marketing is changing fast. This year, companies began to embrace tactics like influencer marketing, brand advocates, and Facebook Live in earnest. So in a crowded landscape, how can you make sure your idea or your company stands out?<p>That’s the question marketing strategist and former presidential …

TED Talks

7 Steps To Create A Workflow For Your Content Strategy

Content marketing is one of the most cost-efficient marketing strategies in existence; it doesn’t have to cost you money directly, as long as you invest enough time and effort into it. But that time carries a cost, too, and if you invest too much time in the wrong areas, you could end up …

Marketing

10 beautiful and practical ideas for your garden

Are you interested in creating a sensational and usable garden area for your home? Something attractive and stylish? Well in this edition of homify …

Landscaping

10 Proven Ways To Help Lose Weight With No Exercise And Diets

1. Use Smaller Plates Dinner plate sizes have increased on average by 23% since 1900.[1]Using bigger plates can result in you serving 9% to 31% …

Diets

The Top Creative Entrepreneurs in Media and Marketing Today

Creatives are often stereotyped as being disorganized, pie-in-the-sky dreamers. But combined with a great idea and some entrepreneurial thinking, these entrepreneurs show how to turn creative ideas into a full-fledged business.<p>Creative people tend to prefer complexity and ambiguity. They extract …

Entrepreneurship

The Brand Marketer’s Guide to Social Media Advertising

What are you doing to ensure you're getting the most from your social ad dollars? Brands are spending more than ever on social media advertising—it …

Advertising Industry

The recipe for building wealth hasn't changed

Building wealth has gotten harder for most people in recent years. But the habits that can make you rich haven't changed.<p>It boils down to this: putting aside money, regularly and consistently, that can be invested for your future. You have to leave that money alone to grow, which means you also …

Personal Finance

The 10 most valuable career skills you can acquire in your spare time

In other words, they evaluated a ton of different skills that companies look for in their job postings and then evaluated how much higher those jobs paid on average than similar jobs that <i>didn't</i> include those skills.<p>For example, a lab technician job that includes a requirement for the "data …

Employment

10 Things You Didn't Know About Detoxing

An explainer on the cleanse craze and how to do your own at home.<p>The ever-popular detox system has been a staple of wellness regimens for years. But as it turns out, there's so much more at the heart of detoxing besides weight loss and trendy juice mixes. To find out exactly what we should know …

10 Super Foods to Help You Quickly Build Muscle and Lose Weight

In order to build muscle and lose weight you need a variety of veggies, carbs, fruits, proteins, and healthy fats. In order to quickly build muscle …

Charles Duhigg: How To Become More Productive In The Workplace

I spoke to Charles Duhigg, a reporter for the <i>New York Times</i> and bestselling author of both <i>Smarter Faster Better</i> and <i>The Power of Habit</i>, about why habits exist, why people make certain choices in their lives, the most important research he has uncovered and what you can learn from his new book.<p>Duhigg …

Time Management

Weight Training Diet: How to Build Muscle Mass and Lose Fat

Designing any weight training diet may be one of the most important factors in achieving your body building goals. Some bodybuilders declare that a …

Home office: 9 clever tips for a better organization

An organised workspace is always important for ensuring optimum productivity when you are working from home. Otherwise, domestic distractions …

12 Summer Sandwiches for Weekday Lunches

Making a great sandwich is an art form. Too often we settle for boring stacks of bread, meat, cheese, and veggies. Yes, they are easy to assemble, …

Healthy Eating

A startup that wants to end world hunger is starting with a tiny indoor vertical farm

It’s not quite farm to table, but one Berlin supermarket is trying to make urban farming mainstream with a high-tech vertical garden in its produce aisle.<p>A pilot project between wholesale supermarket Metro and indoor farming startup Infarm, the Kräutergarten (‘herb garden’) uses hydroponic …

Aquaponics

5 Simple Rules to Maximize Your Office Space

With office space being one of all time, businesses are focusing on strategies to the price dramatically.<p>Whether we notice it or not, where we work can positively or negatively affect our productivity. A cluttered, dark and cramped environment is likely going to bring down your productivity while a …

Real Estate

How To Make Money Investing, According To Ashton Kutcher

4 Strategies For Impact Investing<p>Impact investing isn’t for everyone, to be sure, but with a few investing strategies to assist you and a bit of …

This Is Why Smart People Prefer Fewer Friends

Many of us have pondered at one time or another, what makes a life well lived. Is it being surrounded by family and a lot of friends? Could it be …

How the 50/20/30 Rule Can Help You Budget

A monthly budget is one of those financial necessities that no one wants to think about, but everyone should. But figuring out how to allocate your …

Personal Finance

Why you need to read, and how to do it efficiently

Reading isn’t just for writers. Reading helps us learn more about our craft — whether it’s marketing, management, engineering or teaching. It sparks …

Productivity

How to Market Your Startup on a Budget

No one ever said running a small business was easy. However, when asked what they find most difficult about being business owners, …

Small Business

These 3 Tips from the Rich Can Help You Build Wealth

A back-to-basics strategy is your best shot at retirement security.<p>For its recent Insights on Wealth and Worth report, U.S. Trust asked 684 …

Retirement

How to create the perfect office, according to science

Could a chia pet make you happier at work? How about a nature soundtrack? Maybe slapping some pictures of flowers on the wall?<p>Everyone seems to have …

6 Easy Tricks That Will Make You Way More Productive

When it comes to productivity, we all face the same challenge -- there are only 24 hours in a day. Since even the best ideas are worthless until they're executed, how efficiently you use your time is as important as anything else in business.<p>I've become fascinated by productivity secrets because …

Diet and exercise are the best ways to fight cancer, scientists say

Newly diagnosed cancer patients should be told to diet and exercise, amid mounting evidence that shedding the pounds is the best way to fight the disease, global experts have advised.<p>A daily brisk walk of just 25 minutes was found to almost halve mortality among breast cancer sufferers, while a …