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What's going on with Donald Trump? Psychologist explains the president’s lies, reversals

Trump's lies and reversals are not due to mental illness but because he reacts to people and situations in the moment, with no thought of future or past.<p>When I saw CNN’s Jake Tapper suddenly blurt out, “What the hell is going on?” in an online video the other day, I thought I’d better speak up.<p>Like …

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A Guide To The Perfect Outdoorsy Weekend In Carbondale, Colorado

Thirteen miles south of Glenwood Springs, hang a right at the red rock cliffs to head into Carbondale, a mellow, outdoor-minded town of 6,500 tucked …

12 tips for stress-free skiing with kids

For the most part family ski holidays are enormously fun and create lifelong memories. That being said, there is always the potential for the odd …

10 Photos That Will Convince You to Explore Idaho ASAP

Idaho is a pinnacle for outdoor recreation. With incredible mountain biking trails, paddle-friendly alpine lakes and rivers, and lava tubes, Idaho is …

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 …

5 Things Successful People Do Every Sunday

Don't wake up Monday without doing these five things.<p>Successful people know that the week starts the moment their alarm sounds on Monday - and they're ready to get after it. It's not hard to realize that elite performers, and the people who live full lives, maximize all the different moments that …

14 All-Inclusive Resorts with a Twist

Hotel Mousai, Puerto Vallarta, MX<p>Sitting on a hilltop within the 85-acre Garza Blanca Preserve, the adults-only Hotel Mousai raises the bar on resort …

These 3 Words Will Make You a Time Management Expert

The lazy person's guide to time management..<p>For many of us, time management feels like a magical key to success. We have a to-do list that grows faster than we can work. We invest in systems, books and planners, all in hopes of mastering our time. If we could only find the right trick to stay on …

5 Types of Customers Who Will Stop You From Growing A Million Dollar Company

In order to exceed the million-dollar mark in sales within the first 18 months, some customers will complicate your growth forecast.<p>To build a successful high-growth business model, you need happy customers. It is a reality that we all face as true business leaders. However, some customers are more …

The Grand Tetons might be the most beautiful place in America

Between the jagged mountains, the beautiful landscape, and the incredible wildlife, the Grand Teton National Park might be the most beautiful place …

Tax Geek Tuesday: Making Sense Of The New '20% Qualified Business Income Deduction'

On December 22nd, President Trump signed into law the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, finalizing a once-in-a-generation overhaul of the existing Code and leaving the once-burdensome tax law so simple, we’ll all be preparing our returns on postcards come the spring of 2019.<p>HAHAHAHAHAHA<p>/wipes tear from …

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10 Questions Your Family Business Website Should Answer

Is your website for you, your business or your customers? <b>Your customers</b>. Keep this in mind as you work through every stage of your website project. …

Loveland Ski Area: Five Things to Know This Ski Season

1. At the Loveland exit on I-70, beginners can turn left and head for Loveland Valley (tickets for the Lift 7 bunny-slope chairlift are just $27 for …

15 Property Management Tips for Entrepreneurs Seeking Passive Income From Real Estate

Purchasing real estate for investment income is a sound strategy, if you stay on top of your property.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you're a landlord or just looking to make money with real estate, it's crucial to understand how to manage a property the right way. …

Real Estate

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The 5 Levels of Delegation You Need to Know to Lead Well

Rather than thinking of delegation as a binary issue--either you delegate or you don't--consider what it might look like on a sliding scale<p>In a prior article, I talked about the power of using the 70% rule when it comes to delegating tasks to your employees. I also discussed how you need to assess …

The Best Gifts for Couples Who Love to Travel

Buying for a couple can be tricky, so we’ve done the work for you.<p>You may be at that special stage in life when it seems like a new invitation rolls …

What Solid Research Actually Says About Performance Appraisals

The world is currently witnessing a dramatic change in the practices of performance management. The traditional annual performance appraisal process that has been deeply ingrained in organizations for decades is giving way to more frequent conversations between a manager and subordinate. Ratings …

Compensation

After 100,000 Interviews, Johnson & Johnson Global VP Said These Were the 7 Best Candidate Questions

Never underestimate the power of a question.<p>There comes a point in every interview when hiring managers ask applicants the exact same thing, "Do you have any questions for me?" Although this off-script moment feels like a formality, the applicant's questions could provide just as much insight as …

9 Distinctive Traits to Look for in a New Hire

Any new employee requires an investment in training, but some of the factors most critical to an employee's success are difficult to teach. Look past the resume and the standard interview Q&A to see if the candidate has the mindset to be successful at your company.<p>Whether you employ five people for …

Employment

Two Smart Long-Term Real Estate Options

When the jury was still out on your business’ survival, you probably didn’t want to enter into a long-term location commitment. But if you think you’re going to make it, now might be a good time to take a serious look at where you want to establish your business.<p>Long-term business real estate …

Real Estate

Putting the Success in Your Succession Plan | U.S. Trust

Capital Acumen Issue 32<p>Putting The Success In Your Succession Plan<p>5 steps to ensure that the transfer or sale of your business is right for you, your business and your family.<p>BY JAMES MOORE, U.S. Trust<p>Mattjeacok/Getty Images<p>Succeeding in business requires sound decision making guided by logic and …

Outdoor Brands That Guarantee Their Gear for Life

Duct-taped holes in down jackets, busted-out toes in hiking boots, crampon-slashed pant cuffs—wear and tear can feel like a badge of honor in its own …

4 Reliable Signs Someone Is About to Waste Your Time

When someone's first interaction with you is about them and something they want, run the other way as fast as you can.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>This internet and information age that we're living in has created some exciting opportunities. Today, we have access to …

Entrepreneurship

5 Warning Signs a Client Will Be Bad for Business

The best time-management and money saving advice may be to cut out a few clients who are actually killing your business.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When you have a business, satisfied clients are essential to your continuous success. Knowing your ideal client and …

Time Management

How to Manage Someone Who Thinks Everything Is Urgent

We’ve all been in situations in which we couldn’t wait for a slow-moving or overly cautious employee to take action. But at the other extreme, some employees have such a deep need to get things resolved that they move too quickly, or too intensely, and make a mess. They may make a bad deal just to …

8 Mistakes Business Owners Make Creating Their 'About Us' Page

Be ready to tell your story to the people curious to hear it.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Despite being probably the most visited page on a business’s website, the "About Us" is often overlooked. It’s an afterthought following more seemingly important content and …

Marketing

Kit List: Essential Adventure Travel Accessories

Packing for an active travel trip can be daunting, which is why we've made it easier for you by listing out some of our favourite gear from the past …

10 backpack essentials for summer hiking adventures in Colorado

Colorado summers are as beautiful as they are volatile. Before you head into the high country for a hike this season, check your backpack. A …

The Conversational Habit of Smart Communicators That 99 Percent of People Are Afraid Of

If more people chose this communication practice when things go south, we'd see way less conflict.<p>Lets all agree on one thing: Communication is the source of much conflict in the workplace.<p>Sometimes the unpredictability of human nature will kick in. You've seen it -- someone does or says something …

Self-help