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5 Things the Smartest People Do After Work (No, It's Not Checking Emails)

Actively recharge your battery.<p>Most professionals spend at least 40 hours a week (more or less) working towards being better and getting further in their careers. With the concept of work-life balance gaining traction, especially among Millennials entering the work force, there have to be ways to …

Employee Engagement and Employee Satisfaction Aren't The Same

Want higher productivity and a better bottom line? Forget employee satisfaction; focus on employee engagement.<p>We're all familiar with the square-rectangle logic -- all squares are rectangles, but not all rectangles are squares. It's the same for satisfied employees and engaged employees. While an …

Employee Engagement

Time Theming Is An Expert-Backed Strategy To Make You More Productive

<i>Our editors delve into Curiosity's top stories every day on a podcast that's shorter than your commute. Click here to listen and learn — in just a</i> …

This Comic Perfectly Explains the Struggle Moms Have With Work-Life Balance

It's no secret that work-life balance can be next to impossible for working mothers to achieve. And it certainly doesn't help when fathers aren't …

Want to Know the 10 Best Job Interview Questions Recruiters Can Ask?

10 Best Job Interview Questions Recruiters Can Ask<p>These Questions Elicit the Information Recruiters Need From Candidates<p>Updated October 02, 2017<p>Do …

Disney launches new range of wedding dresses - and all 14 gowns are stunning

It's the age old stereotype - ask a bride-to-be who she'd love to channel on her wedding day and many will say a princess.<p>And now, as Disney, er, un</i> …

A Natural History of the Wedding Dress

The history of the wedding dress is shorter than the history of weddings, and even shorter still than the history of marriage. An ancient Chinese …

Madonna, Oprah, and Clint Eastwood All Have This 1 Life Trait in Common--and It's Key to Their Success

The hallmark trait of many entrepreneurs world over is that they meditate. But why?<p>So we've all heard about the benefits of meditating and mindfulness. It's good for keeping your anxiety levels low, positivity high and work productive. A lot of highly successful people such as Madonna, Oprah, Clint …

'Are You More Interesting than Average?' in 5 Questions

What makes people interesting? And can it be learned?<p>Being an interesting person who commands attention is not easy in this 4G world of advancing technologies and diminishing attention span. And being interesting is good. Interesting people can draw others in, captivate and inspire. They can lead, …

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Revealed: Shell Electric Car Chargers Look Like Future Gas Pumps

Shell, one of the largest oil and gas companies in the world, is going electric. Photos uploaded this week show how the company’s new electric car …

Jaguar Ends Ford Engine Deal, Putting 750 U.K. Jobs at Risk

Jaguar Land Rover pulled the plug on a 2008 agreement with Ford Motor Co. to supply gasoline engines from a facility in Wales, compounding the …

Tesla updates its referral program to include solar panels, new prizes, removing $1,000 credit on cars

Tesla made a significant update to its at times controversial referral program today. The automaker is now allowing cross-referrals between its car owners and solar/Powerwall customers.<p>The other big change is that Tesla is removing the $1,000 discount to new Model S or Model X buyers using a …

Fight Like a Girl

<i>How a group of 20th-century suffragettes fought the man.</i><p>Had the police known there was barbed wire hidden in the floral arrangements, things might …

PHOTOS: A 4-Year Mission To Present A New Vision Of Beauty

Romanian photographer Mihaela Noroc spent nearly four years shooting portraits of — and collecting stories about — women from around the world.<p>The product of her vision — and her travels to 50 countries — can be seen in her book The Atlas Of Beauty,hitting shelves Tuesday.<p>The project, she says, …

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Beauty Tips, Celebrity Style and Fashion Advice from InStyle

Jul 01, 2018 @ 5:15 pm<p>She offers a new take on the same summery pattern.<p>Jul 01, 2018 @ 2:45 pm<p>Well, that was short-lived.<p>Jul 01, 2018 @ 2:30 pm<p>Royal …

Volvo Unveil the New XC40 in Milan

<b>Volvo Cars has introduced a youthful expression to its line of SUVs with the launch of its new XC40 small premium SUV in Milan,</b> Italy. As <i>Ian Kettle</i> …

Fashion Week: the best beauty looks from the streets of Paris

BEAUTY ON TREND<p>Take a look back at some of the best hairstyles and beauty looks from the streets of Paris during Fashion Week.

10 Steps to a Better Engagement Ring Selfie

If you just got engaged, chances are you'll be sharing the great news through an Instagram engagement ring selfie (or by sharing your proposal on our …

The Top-Searched Fall Fashion Trends of the Moment

Each product we feature has been independently selected and reviewed by our editorial team. If you make a purchase using the links included, we may …

Fall Fashion

Vintage vs Modern Rolex Watches

<b>While following fashion trends is not what Rolex is known for,</b> they certainly haven’t remained the top luxury watchmaker in the world for decades by …

How Leaders Influence Contribution And Commitment While Managers Direct Compliance

It takes two to tango and two to influence. Both the influencer and the person being influenced must want it to work and must invest in making it work. Consider the difference between leading and managing and different level of engagement before trying to influence anyone. In brief, leaders …