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The Broke Girl's Guide to Taking Care of Your Skin Like a Model

It still baffles us how models seemingly maintain beautiful glowing skin <i>all. the. time.</i> In theory, between the long flights, late nights, early call …

Skin Care

34 Brilliant Ingredient Swaps That Make Any Recipe Vegan

Whether you intend to go full-on vegan or just want to incorporate more plant-based foods into your life, there are substitutions for every …

Vegan

Top 15 Amazing DIY Bathroom Design and Remodel Ideas

Your bathroom isn’t just a pit stop room, it’s a sanctuary for relaxation, an oasis of self, and a retreat from reality. The bathroom is not only one …

Home Improvement

The top 10 business schools in America, according to US News & World Report

HBS graduates have an average base salary of $131,646 and 81% are employed at the time of graduation, according to the US News.<p>Their methodology looks to measures of selectivity, like business school acceptance rate, GPA, and GMAT score, and measures of success, like employment rates and salary, to …

College & University

3 interview questions every applicant to Columbia b-school must nail

Columbia is unique among top business schools in that they don't require an applicant to undergo an interview as a requirement for admission.<p>However, being granted an interview can be a good sign in Columbia's notoriously competitive process.<p>Typically, between 5,500 and 7,000 applications to the …

Business School

Why a Perfect SAT Score Can Keep You Out of Harvard

If you're reading this, you probably have dreams of getting into Harvard or Princeton or Stanford -- or some other amazing school. Am I right?<p>Now, what has everyone been telling you that you have to do to get into one of these schools? (Certainly nothing like what that free-spirited kid is doing in …

Does the path to true love really lie in these 36 questions?

Ever wondered where the path to true love lies? Well now we have the answer – and it’s nothing to do with Jennifer Aniston or Ryan Reynolds. The way …

Case Study: Should He Be Fired for That Facebook Post?

By the time Susannah Winslow remembered that her ringer was off, she had seven text messages from her father, Dell, who was also her boss. Dell was the president of Downcity Motors, which owned BMW, Range Rover, and Mercedes-Benz dealerships in Charlotte, North Carolina, and had been in the Winslow …

19 hard things you need to do to be successful

You have to do the hard things.<p>The things that no one else is doing.<p>The things that scare you.<p>The things that make you wonder how much longer you can hold on.<p>Those are the things that define you.<p>Those are the things that make the difference between living a life of mediocrity or outrageous</b> …

Top 10 MBA Programs in the U.S.

Nudging aside Stanford, Harvard emerged as the No. 1 program for the fifth time in six years in Poets&Quants’ composite ranking, evidence that an MBA …

50 meals everyone should eat in their lifetime

From incredibly fresh ceviche in Peru to the modern Spanish cuisine at Girona's award-winning El Celler de Can Roca, we've put together a list of 50 meals you have to try at least once. While some are incredibly memorable restaurants, others are specialty food items you can only get when traveling …

Flavors

Crystal Paine’s Morning Routine

Crystal Paine is an author, speaker, aspiring runner, wife, and mother of three currently living in Tennessee. Known online as the Money Saving Mom, …

Time Management

9 things to do on Sunday night to set yourself up for a successful week

In fact, a 2013 poll conducted by Monster.com found that a whopping 78% of surveyed adults worldwide experience the "Sunday night blues" on a regular basis.<p>Even if you love your job and typically look forward to getting back into the swing of things, "it's easy to feel a bit of trepidation on …

7 Challenges Successful People Overcome

It's truly fascinating how successful people approach problems. Where others see impenetrable barriers, they see challenges to embrace and obstacles to overcome.<p>Their confidence in the face of hardship is driven by the ability to let go of the negativity that holds so many otherwise sensible people …

The ten most annoying people you find in a restaurant (by a restaurateur)

I love my restaurant customers. I genuinely get a kick out of seeing people come in, enjoy a great meal with good wine and company and then leave happy. I’m delighted when they return and thrilled when they recommend me to their friends. My staff and I work really hard to ensure all this happens …

Inventions

No One Told You the Book List for Improving Leadership Skills? I Will

Get ahead as a leader with these 8 books. You will be inspired by history's great leaders and get the latest research based leadership hacks.

The Art of the Pitch: To Brag or Not to Brag

Research finds that entrepreneurs and interviewees should openly tout their strengths rather than tailoring their pitches to what they think …

The 5 questions you're bound to be asked in a Wall Street internship interview

You know how competitive Wall Street internships are — so if you land an interview with a bank, you want to come prepared.<p>To help you out, we spoke with a former analyst at a bulge-bracket bank who has been through the whole process.<p>He told us the five most common technical questions he encountered …

Personal Care Recipes With Coconut Oil

Coconut oil has been used since ancient times for its remarkable effects on skin and hair. It is rich in carbohydrates, vitamins and minerals, which …

Coconut

21 things New Yorkers wish everyone else knew about pizza

When it comes to pizza, New Yorkers don't mess around. From cheap slices to neo-Neapolitans, we know how to make the perfect pie. And how not to. So …

Pizza

Airport hacks you’ve never heard of that really work

Most travelers arrive at the airport with hopes of having a stress-free experience. But with long lines, high-priced dining, and cranky passengers, things rarely go as planned.<p>While we can’t control the airlines, there are a few things you can do to make your time more enjoyable. Use these hacks …

The 30 smartest celebrities in Hollywood

And before James Franco turned on his wild side in "Freaks and Geeks," the math wiz interned at Lockheed Martin.<p>We rounded up 30 celebrities who are high-school valedictorians, Ivy Leaguers, MENSA members, and certified geniuses in their own rights.<p>These stories of actors, musicians, and TV …

12 beautiful words describing love that don't have an English equivalent

LONDON — Have you ever had a strong feeling or emotion that you can't easily put into words? Although the English language might not be able to help, …

Harvard Linguist Identifies These 50 Commonly Misused Words

We highlight Harvard’s Steven Pinker’s most commonly misused words and phrases with great examples drawn from his latest bestseller.

Language

Seven Books Every MBA Student Needs to Read

The MBA Startup Reading List<p>I consider myself incredibly fortunate to have spent my summer in Palo Alto, California, interning on the data science …

Time-Management Tips from 8 Self-Made Billionaires | Inc.com

When I first heard about Kevin Kruse's new book <i>15 Secrets Successful People Know About Time Management</i>, I was intrigued. In it, he interviews seven billionaires, 13 Olympic athletes, and 239 entrepreneurs. The book was an easy read; it didn't disappoint.<p>What stood out to me in particular were these …

Time Management

15 Habits That Will Totally Transform Your Productivity

From decluttering your desk to letting yourself complain, these 15 easy behavior changes can change how much you accomplish each day.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This article is one of the top 10 Leadership stories of 2015. See the full list here.</i><p>People who manage to get a lot accomplished each day aren’t …