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29 Brilliant Uses for Lip Balm

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With so many things to do on a daily basis, it’s only practical to find ways to do tasks in less time and with less products. All my life, I’ve looked for shortcuts and easier ways to do things.

2019 213

Going Green To Save Green

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As electricity prices continue to soar, one in three U.S. households is struggling to pay their electricity bills. These rising energy costs hit us where it hurts, often leading to broader budgetary concerns. Using too much energy also harms the economy and the environment.

2019 241

Advice For Greypreneurs Entering The Gig Economy

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Among Baby Boomers, four out of five currently have no plans to retire. By 2019, many of them are in or approaching “retirement age”, but they aren’t ready to leave their career.

2019 246

50 Ways to Strive for Excellence in Life

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Most of us want to excel in life, but there’s just one problem. People often rely on what their society has to say when it comes to determining whether they’re succeeding or not.

2019 257

10 Ways to Be a Better Man

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You may be a great guy and have good intentions, but until you become the man that you know you can and should be, people won’t rush to show you more respect. This is a subject that I know a lot about because it is something I went through myself.

2019 217

Startup SEO: 5 Tips to Get More Organic Traffic

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Many startup businesses believe that SEO is both time-consuming and too inefficient to provide traffic fast — but this is simply wrong!

2019 165

Internet Access While Traveling: Tips for Keeping Your Data Safe

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Are you tired of unreliable and painfully slow internet when traveling? Do you worry about your security? It does feel like an endless battle waiting for apps to respond and pages to load.

2019 194

How To Become Bitter and Resentful in 9 Easy Steps

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There are all sorts of benefits to being bitter and resentful. There’s getting rid of the people around you, ruining the things that are going well for you, and causing general self-sabotage. Getting to that state of ruin doesn’t take that much, really.

2019 225

How Emotional Freedom Technique Can Transform Your Mental Health for Good

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A fast-paced life surely offers you the luxuries you have always dreamed of. On the flip side, however, it’s uglier than you have ever expected.

2019 218

5 Tips to Convince Your Overprotective Parents to Let You Travel Alone

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A lot of parents aren’t comfortable with the idea of their children traveling abroad, particularly if they plan on going alone. They think it is unsafe and simply a waste of time and money.

2019 248

Six Simple Factors for Successful Goal Setting

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Are you sure you’re setting the right goals? Believe it or not, one of the reasons why you are failing with your goals is that you aren’t aware how to set them up properly. You see, there are factors that’ll determine if your goals are achievable or not.

2019 224

Why Your Mornings Are Setting You Up For Failure (And How To Fix It)

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Think about your mornings. Are they a frantic race to get out the door? Is it impossible to find time for yourself? Does it feel like time is always slipping away from you?

2019 196

Men in Nursing: The Challenges of Men in a Female-Dominated Profession

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For men in nursing, this rewarding career choice can often be strewn with challenges and obstacles. But, the challenges are starting to recede. Men are beginning to face fewer challenges in this field as time goes on, but there are a few things that still stand in the way. Lack of Fitting Uniforms.

2019 187

How To Convince Your Boss To Let You Work Remotely

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You’re a 9-to-5 desk jockey chained to your cube. The ambient chatter of your co-workers has burned into your earholes. The worst part? You can do your job from anywhere and be more productive. Instead, you have to wake up at 6 am. It feels akin to crossing the Sahara desert with no camel.

2019 149

A Good Night’s Sleep: The Key to a Happy Life

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It’s not uncommon to feel unsatisfied, not good enough or unappreciated at work. Some of us are too ambitious for our own good so we struggle to feel like we’re achieving enough. Others might have a hard time managing workloads. Does this sound familiar? If so, don’t worry, you’re only human.

2019 220

How Weight Training Will Affect You In The Long Run

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I never had major struggles with my weight, but there was definitely a period of time where I was somewhat out of shape, lazy, unhealthy and unhappy. Not knowing a whole lot about fitness, I just decided to hit the gym and hope for the best.

2019 261

10 Unstoppable Entrepreneurs Share Their Advice For Success

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Being an entrepreneur is never about the end result but the journey you embark yourself on. If you really want to succeed, you must look past your failures and pursue your goals with persistence. Unfortunately, staying motivated on this journey isn’t easy.

2019 189

How Bipolar Disorder Affects Relationships

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Bipolar disorder is a psychiatric condition which can cause several changes in a person’s mood. People who are suffering from bipolar disorder fall in two categories — high moods (mania) and extremely low moods (hypomania).

2019 180

6 Secrets To A Successful Marriage

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People always want to know what makes a successful marriage. Some assume that love and passion are the key while others rely on financial stability as the magic bullet. The truth is that, while those things are important, they are not what will keep your marriage strong and healthy.

2019 204

How to Master the Art of Apathy

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You may think that an apathetic person doesn’t like to be bothered with the burdens of the world or even in his immediate community. You may picture him having a slothful attitude.

2019 199

7 Hacks I Learned From James Bond

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Not everybody can be a globetrotting super-spy who saves the world every few years. In fact, almost nobody can. However, that doesn’t mean you can’t view James Bond as a role model. No, we’re not talking about the rampant murder and womanizing.

2019 263

11 Tips On How To Write A Good College Paper

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An essay is an excellent way to showcase what standardized test scores and grades can’t, your personality. Along with giving your admissions counselors and professors a glimpse of who you are, they’re excellent chances to showcase your writing ability.

2019 198

3 Atypical Life Hacks To Improve Your Resume

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Writing a great resume has always been challenging. It comes as no surprise that people devote their entire careers to properly composing these professional documents. Knowing how to pen a captivating resume is a sought-after skill. Whole courses, workshop, and books focus on the subject.

2019 180

10 Tips to Develop Both Sides of Your Brain

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Each side of the brain performs certain functions. The right side focuses on the visuals and the “big picture” of something. It’s the side from which creative thought springs. The left brain, on the other hand, is the linear, detail-oriented, and logical part.

2019 234

20 Simple Tips to Increase Your Productivity When You Work From Home

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So, you work from home. Nothing wrong with that. You’re your own boss and you can set your working hours as you want. You can also make more money than from a classic job. But even with these advantages, you still have a problem: It’s hard for you to be productive.

2019 260

5 Ways to Overcome Mental Blocks

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We’ve all been there- staring at a blank screen, throwing endless drafts in the trash, pulling out hair, scrolling through Facebook photos, re-ordering music libraries and even wiping the computer clean. We do anything to pass the time and avoid admitting the painfully obvious – we’ve hit a block.

2019 277

Coffee Culture: The Origins of Your Morning Cup of Joe

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In 1699, the East India Trading Company set up the first commercial exports of coffee from Java, Indonesia. As Europeans became fascinated with the strong beverage, its demand only grew stronger.

2019 236

Will CBD Change Modern Pain Management?

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Today, CBD is used to treat a myriad of conditions and its effects are reflected in both controlled scientific studies and personal accounts.

2019 268

5 Rules For Effective Packaging Design

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Your packaging choices can make or break your brand. After all, your product’s packaging design influences consumer behavior and brand perception. If you want to start right with design, check out the following rules to follow. Be honest with customers. Honesty can go a long way in package design.

2019 177

Live Life to Its Fullest: 39 Ways to Live and Not Merely Exist

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“The proper function of man is to live – not to exist.” ” – Jack London. Too often we go through life on autopilot, going through the motions and having each day pass like the one before it.

2018 281

6 Ways to Set the Bar a Little Lower

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Self-help writers are always pushing their brilliant ideas on the insecure public, suggesting endless techniques to help us, broken slobs, achieve our “ultimate potential.”

2019 202

To Have It All: What Is The Cost?

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I signed our first contract in the delivery room. I felt so proud of this accomplishment for so long! NestApple (my recently launched real estate company) was born a few months before my daughter. Formally, however, clients started reaching out at the same time my epidural was going in.

2019 232

Everything You Should Know About Car Tires

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Nobody wants to replace their tires. It costs a good chunk of money, and there’s nothing sexy about the purchase. At best, you’re ensuring that your car stays safe to drive. At worst, you’re experimenting with new tires that don’t work out too well. That said, replacing your tires is inevitable.

2019 208

How To Know What Changes You Should Actually Make In Your Life

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These days, the internet is full of confusing mixed messages. There is the message of “Be yourself! You’re beautiful no matter what you look like!” Then, there is the message of “You must look this exact way in order to be considered beautiful.”. Neither of those are necessarily true.

2019 262

5 Ways To Create the Foundation of a Long-Term Relationship

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Every relationship has its peaks and valleys. Sometimes, the valleys seem so deep and wide that it feels like you’ll never get out of them. Some couples never do. They either choose to go their separate ways, file for a divorce or have a legal separation.

2019 223

5 Ways To Be The Best Version Of You

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It seems fair to say that the majority of us are probably trying to do our best in most areas of life. Whether it’s parenting, jobs, relationships or just life overall — we get through each day with some successes and failures and hope that it all nets out on the positive side in the end.

2019 236

How to Stop Black-and-White Thinking from Destroying Your Life

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Black or white. Right or wrong. Good or bad. Smart or stupid. Strong or weak. Do you live your life in black and white terms? Is your mood in constant fluctuation, going from great to depressed in under one minute? Many people suffer from this black-and-white thinking pattern.

2019 229

Can You Become A Police Officer With Bad Credit Or Bankruptcy On Your Credit Report?

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Many individuals who apply for positions in law enforcement worry about potential complications with their backgrounds, such as driving record or criminal history. Only a few of them consider the impact that their credit reports can have on them. Why You Need to Check On Your Credit Score.

2019 203

How to Overcome Emotional Abuse

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Emotional abuse isn’t the easiest thing to deal with. Compared with physical abuse, it leaves pain that lasts for a longer time. It creates a lot of grief and unhappiness that tend to torture the victim every single day.

2019 260

3 Reasons to Ditch Your Leather Wallet and Go Digital

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Despite the cool factor, Americans have been slow to make the switch to digital wallets. As you might expect, younger consumers lead the way: Fifty-four percent of Gen Z consumers use digital wallets.

2019 218

10 Ways To Earn the Respect of Others

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If you are a self respecting individual, chances are you want others to treat you with respect. And you know what, age isn’t a prerequisite nor is it a magic key to gaining respect. I’ve seen plenty of young people who are highly respected by their elders.

2019 252

Social Media: Open This Pandora’s Box At Your Risk

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It is now universally accepted that social media is an addiction more harmful than cigarettes, alcohol, and hard drug. Unfortunately, this addiction has gripped kids, young blood, and adults in its tentacles. The entire gamut of social networks works as sugar-coated poison.

2019 252

Fake Productivity vs Real Productivity

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Putting in work or “hustling” is the most widespread maxim for success in the world of entrepreneurship. But the question is this: Are you really being productive with your time or is your work merely a heightened form of procrastination?

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