Amanda Brookes

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Understanding narcissistic abuse and how to undo the spell

<b>Narcissism is an evil that masquerades as good. Like a Pied Piper this master illusionist can lead you to Hell all while making you feel flattered to</b> …

This 7-minute workout is all you need to get in shape

This 7-minute workout is ideal if you have little time to exercise or don't have access to a gym.According a study published in the American College …

Exercise

iPhone 6S security hole lets attackers access contacts and photos without passcode

Lockscreen flaw allows attackers to quickly access personal information on a locked iPhone 6S or 6S Plus using Siri, Twitter and 3D Touch<p>A security flaw with the iPhone 6S and 6S Plus will let anyone bypass the phone lock and access personal information without having to know the passcode.<p>The bug, …

7 money basics to teach your kids in elementary school if you want them to grow up to be rich

Less than half of states in the US require that students at public high schools take a personal finance class before they graduate.<p>"Even if they have personal finance being taught in high school, that's too late," explains Gregg Murset, certified financial planner and founder of MyJobChart.com, a …

Personal Finance

PlayStation 4 and Xbox One owners can finally play online games together

Microsoft is opening up its Xbox Live online service to gamers on other platforms — namely, PlayStation 4 and PC. <i>Whoa</i>.<p>In a move that's up there with Sonic the Hedgehog appearing next to Super Mario in a video game, Microsoft announced this morning on its Xbox blog that it's opening up the Xbox Live …

Call of Duty (Video Game)

14 apps that will help you stick to your New Year's resolutions

Thankfully, there are apps to help you keep on track.<p>We combed through Apple and Google's list of the best apps of the year, along with Business Insider's own reviews and Tech Insider's App 100, to pull together a list of 14 apps that will help you reach your goals a little faster.

Apps

20 Things Parents Need To Quit

Parenting experts spend a lot of time helping parents learn what to do. But we don't spend enough time teaching parents what to stop. There are a lot …

WATCH: This Viral Video Proves Just How Similar the Spanish Language is to Arabic

Two young women of color are catching the attention of millions of Internet users with a new video illustrating just how similar the Spanish and Arabic <b>languages</b> are.<p>In the video, published by University of Southern California journalism majors <b>Barbara Estrada</b> and <b>Taylor Villanueva</b>, a Colombian woman …

Here's Everything Kendall Jenner Wore in the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show

She slayed on and off the runway, obviously.<p>It should come as no surprise that when Kendall Jenner finally achieved her dream of walking in a Victoria's Secret Fashion Show, she totally owned the runway and, of course, rocked every look she wore.<p>We have to wait until Dec. 10 (ugh) to see the full …

21 Animal Vines That Will Make You Smile Every Time

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21 signs you're a narcissist

You're more likely to find a narcissist in the C-suite than on the street, research suggests.<p>That's because the traits that make narcissists so difficult to hang out with or date — including a constant need for validation, a willingness to control people, and a ruthlessness in getting their needs …

Psychology

50 Free Apps To Make You An Incredibly Productive Person

Communicate with ease, tame your schedule, and get things done with these great tools.<p>You’re running a million miles an hour, trying to hold down a tight schedule full of tight deadlines on a tight ship. From messages to meetings to managing meddlesome minutiae, these 50 apps can help you work …

41 Hacks To Help People With ADD/ADHD Work Better

Michael Phelps, multiple gold medal winner in swimming, has ADHD. So do many other famous and successful people. If you have this diagnosis, you have …

26 Incredible Hairstyles You Can Learn In 10 Steps Or Less

<b>Lead Hairstylist:</b> Jeff Chastain<p><b>Assistant Hairstylists:</b> Bukky Ojeifo and Koni Bennett<p><b>Makeup Artists:</b> Yana Markevich and Maya Calhoun<p><b>Models:</b><p>Alison Caporimo<p>Charlie Cooper<p>Megan Elliott<p>Nikki Jackson<p>Jessica Mendes<p>Conz Preti<p>Sami Promisloff<p>Megan Rodriguez<p>Erica Smith<p>Cristina Tudino<p>Jamie Urso<p><b>Special thanks</b> …

2015 Fall Books Preview: 33 Can't-Miss New Reads

BRB, we'll be in our bedrooms reading until winter.<p>Setting aside Jonathan Franzen's ubiquitously discussed new novel <i>Purity</i>, fall 2015 is an embarrassment of literary riches. Intriguing fiction debuts, humorous essays from masters of the form and new offerings from some of the greatest novelists of …

Books

Ottawa psych student's app to help 'thousands' with anxiety, depression

Jeff Perron wants to help more people than he ever could all by himself.<p>The Ottawa man finished an undergrad in psychology, earned a master’s in …

Here's what will happen if Greece decides not to pay back its debt

<b>What happens on Monday when</b> <b>the banks open?</b><p>The Greek central bank has kept the main banks supplied with euro notes. Most branches that opened on Saturday were able to keep churning out notes with a few exceptions put down to administrative hiccups.<p>ATMs are also expected to be working on Monday, …

Europe

6 Toxic People Who Are Hurting Your Success

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When you are growing your own business, the people around you matter most. Whom you bring on your team is just as important as your client base. As an entrepreneur, you want to ensure that you are set up for long-term success. Sometimes …

Freebies

Spread the word: if you think hummus is a dip, you've been doing it wrong

Packed with protein and best enjoyed with pita bread and barbecued meats, this Middle Eastern staple of hummus bi tahina can be a meal in itself<p>What a gift is hummus – a delightful little meal that transcends cultures, continents and centuries. At its best, hummus is creamy, unctuous and almost …

How to Help Your Kids Survive the Cruelest Lessons of Childhood

We adults tend to look at kids with a sort of envy: Wouldn’t it be nice to be carefree, have summers off, and enjoy your youth again? We forget that …

Why You're Pretty Much Unconscious All the Time

Your body has a lot of nifty parts, but it’s the brain that’s the <i>it</i> organ of the summer. The brain’s all-the-rage moment is mostly a result of the …

FitFinder | Workout Generator

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Exercise

5 Time Management Personality Types: Which Are You?

For better or worse, how we spend or misspend our time is our own choice. While you might already <i>know</i> that you procrastinate, or that you're always late, or that you're a little flaky, you might not recognize how much of that behavior is rooted in your own unique and possibly dysfunctional …

Success

4 New Parenting Tips That Will Make Your Kids Awesome

Parenting tips are everywhere but most have zero legitimate research behind them. So what does science have to say? And how can you remember what’s …

Baby Giraffe Tries Out His New (Very Long) Legs

At just five days old, Sanyu the Giraffe calf is already walking -and sometimes running - tall with the rest of the herd at the United Kingdom’s …

Google's New Project Is So Insanely Advanced It Will Blow You Away

Tiny Primate Has a Really Tiny Baby at Columbus Zoo

A very tiny primate at the Columbus Zoo had a very tiny baby on June 9! Pygmy Slow Lorises weigh only one pound as adults, and their babies weigh …

24 Spot-On Illustrations That Combat Mental Health Stigma

Sometimes simplicity is the best way to make a point.<p>After seeing firsthand how mental illness can take a toll, Marissa Betley decided to sketch out how it truly feels to struggle with a mental health disorder. She then posted the minimalist illustrations on Instagram. The results are simple, yet …

Baby Meets Mother's Twin For the First Time. It's Both Priceless and Viral

Meeting identical twins can be a confusing experience for anyone, let alone a tiny little baby. And there's a video going viral on the Internet that …

10 Mind-Melting Optical Illusions That Will Make You Question Reality

This is next-level science trickery.<p>The human brain is perhaps the most complex biological structure in evolutionary history. Yet, it’s surprisingly …