Alexa Knippel

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4 Inspiring Must-Watch TED Talks for Entrepreneurs

Listening to advice from these four experts will be the best time you spend this week.<p>Have you been to Boston lately?<p>I'm not sure if you've heard, but my very own stomping grounds have become one of the most innovative cities in America!<p>I'm fortunate to live in this place where the start-up …


Are you emotionally intelligent? Here’s how to know for sure

When emotional intelligence (EQ) first appeared to the masses, it served as the missing link in a peculiar finding: people with average IQs outperform those with the highest IQs 70 per cent of the time. This anomaly threw a massive wrench into the broadly held assumption that IQ was the sole source …

Emotional Intelligence

"Productivity Is Not About Time. It's About Energy"

When we talk about being "productive", most of us think about using our time most effectively. But at the end of the day, says productivity guru …

Time Management

The Art Under Your Skin

Sperm, bacteria, tongues, and more—the human body gets a closer look in these beautiful images.<p>Courtesy Sterling Publishing Co.

10 Slimming Foods To Eat Every Day

From the editors of, stock your kitchen with these go-to eats and you'll slim down—no huge effort required.<p><b>1) Artichokes</b><p>Fermented foods such as yogurt are weight-loss wonders because they're packed with probiotics, the healthy bacteria that live in your gut, help your body digest …


Psychology: the man who studies everyday evil

Why are some people extraordinarily selfish, manipulative, and unkind? David Robson asks the scientist delving into the darkest sides of the human mind.<p>If you had the opportunity to feed harmless bugs into a coffee grinder, would you enjoy the experience? Even if the bugs had names, and you could …

Why It’s a Good Thing If Your Guy Has a Female Friend (Even If She's Really Pretty)

<b>2. She Can Give the Female Perspective When You Two Disagree</b><br>Arguments in a romantic relationship are unavoidable—and it helps to have her there for him to talk to. Rather than seeing her as your nemesis, realize that you have a built-in advocate who will defend the female perspective when you two …


10 Great National Parks You’ve Never Heard Of

Tucked away in Colorado’s southwestern corner, the sheer scale of this 48-mile-long canyon takes most visitors by surprise. Sculpted by the Gunnison …