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Video: Glenn Greenwald and James Risen Debate the Trump/Russia Investigation

James Risen and Glenn Greenwald have both won Pulitzer Prizes. They both have found themselves in the crosshairs of the U.S. government for their …

Surveillance

It's okay to be a lonely, anxious mess, and more things I learned when I moved to the country

Samantha told me her secret of country life while we lay sprawled on a picnic blanket at sundown.<p>We were at an outdoor concert in the Berkshires in Western Massachusetts. Musicians weaved past picnickers on their way to the stage. Strands from a bamboo flute drifted by, snatches of drums, a man …

Mind

Hands On: OmniPlan 3.9 is project management for complex jobs on the Mac and iPad

You tend to know when you need a project management app. You'd be a little crazy to plan a small, intimate dinner party with a project management app …

Project Management

The Americans Who Confessed Their Pain to Javier Bardem

In 2010, the photojournalist Eugene Richards was hired to join the crew of Terrence Malick’s “To the Wonder,” shooting in the town of Bartlesville, in northeastern Oklahoma. In the movie, which was released in 2012, Javier Bardem plays a priest struggling with his faith. Richards—a former …

Javier Bardem

How to Increase Your Influence at Work

To be effective in organizations today, you must be able to influence people. Your title alone isn’t always enough to sway others, nor do you always have a formal position. So, what’s the best way to position yourself as an informal leader? How do you motivate colleagues to support your initiatives …

Leadership

The To-Do List Method That Finally Got My Life In Order

Who knew graph paper could make such a difference?<p>You’ve probably heard by now about the life-changing magic of a functional to-do list. <i>You’ll be</i> …

Productivity

28 Incredible Meals You Can Make In A Mason Jar

Now you can enjoy your favorite meals anytime, anywhere.

Recipes

Feng Shui For Your Living Room: The Top Do's & Don'ts

The living room is the main gathering place of the home, and it should therefore emit a calm, harmonious energy. Feng shui design principles can help …

Home Decorating

15 Things to Get Your Whole Home Organized in 2018

<b>Which room are you going to start organizing first? Head on over to Pinterest to get more cleaning ideas.</b><p><i>Brit + Co may at times use affiliate links to promote products sold by others, but always offers genuine editorial recommendations.</i>

6 Things the Most Organized People Do Every Day

Your life is busy. Work/life balance is a challenge. You feel like you’re spreading yourself so thin that you’re starting to disappear.<p>Most of us …

Time Management

A look inside the daily routine of Abraham Lincoln, who started working before breakfast, forgot to eat regular meals, and was known to walk through the White House late at night

<b>• This Presidents' Day, Americans celebrate the legacy of the United States presidency.</b><p><b>• Abraham Lincoln, the 16th president, is widely regarded as one of the greatest presidents of all time.</b><p><b>• Lincoln's daily work routine reflects his intense work ethic.</b><p>Abraham Lincoln is widely considered …

Wikimedia

23 Decorating Tricks for Your Bedroom

1 of 23<p>Pile on the Pillows<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 23<p>DIY Artwork<p>3 of 23<p>Put Pattern to Work<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 23<p>Incorporate Prints on Accent …

Home Decorating

Mac user? These 10 tricks will help you get more out of your machine

Mac users often know the ins and outs of their gear – after all, we’re generally talking about a passionate bunch who love their machine – but like most technology, it’s estimated we only use a small fraction of what a Mac can do.<p>If you’re like most, you stick to what you need, and don’t venture …

Operating Systems

This simple technique can help you to take in more of what you read

Whether it's Facebook content, Bill Gates's favorite book, or the latest critical business report, most of us enjoy reading or have to do quite a bit of it through the day. But in the rush to do everything in less time, you might be missing a crazily simple way to commit more content to memory:<p>Just …

Bill Gates

How to Cope When Your Own Boss Doesn't Know What You Do

There's a simple approach you can use to avoid confusion but still provide enough detail to a clueless boss.<p>It's not rocket science, but it might come close.<p>In an occupation like social media analytics, app development, or even email marketing, there's sometimes a disconnect between <i>why you do</i> …

Microsoft Excel

3 Little-Known Facts About Content Marketing

Content marketing can help you effectively promote your business, but only if you do it right.<p>Content marketing is one of the most effective marketing strategies today. The effectiveness of content marketing, however, depends on the quality, relevance, and appeal of your content.<p>If you're a good …

Marketing

You’ll never be embarrassed by writing errors again with WhiteSmoke... and it's over 80% off

All you’ve got is your credibility. Without it, you’re sunk. And if you’re looking for a faster way to watch your credibility plummet with virtually anyone, just go ahead and send out an email littered with spelling errors, ridiculous grammar, and misused punctuation. The message to any reader, be …

Writing

This gamified productivity app will make you love Mondays

<i>This post is presented by monday.com.</i><p>Anyone with a busy schedule knows how checking off the list can either feel like climbing up a hill or running down one.<p>One surefire way to get people moving with the grain of daily tasks is to gamify them. That is, create a sense of accomplishment and forward …

InterAct

The 50 best foods, drinks and snacks for healthy eating on the go

<i>Author and wellness expert David Zinczenko is sharing the top 50 healthy foods and snacks from Eat This, Not That! to help you make the best food choices when you have to eat in a hurry.</i><p>When we're on the go, we often don't make the healthiest food choices; after all, the most convenient foods tend …

Nutrition

Build the Skill of Delayed Gratification

If you’re participating in our February Financial Detox, then you’re likely embracing or learning to embrace delayed gratification.<p>Delayed …

Self-improvement

How To Feel Less Awkward About Something Weird That You Said

We've all been there: A movie theater usher rips your ticket, tells you to enjoy the film, and without thinking, you blurt out, "You, too!" despite …

Self-help

The Habit That Will Help You Lose the Extra Weight

Feel like you've got a little extra padding to deal with? The health experts at Harvard have an answer for you to help you shed the weight: keep your glycemic index (GI) chart handy.<p>In the December 2014 issue of <b>Harvard Health Review</b>, researchers note that it's not fat that you should be worried …

Nutrition

How to Write Awesome Copy That Can Improve Your Sales

Don't overlook this essential sales skill.<p>1 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Eric Siu sits down with Neville Medhora of Kopywriting Kourse to chat about the art of copywriting and why investing the time to learn how to …

Entrepreneurship

9 Writing Skills You Need to Have To Be Successful | Times Square Chronicles

9 Writing Skills You Need to Have To Be Successful<p>Which writing skills lead to success? How to develop them?<p>Read about writing skills; how to …

Creative Writing

This $200 Guitar Gadget Wants to Replace All of Your Music Lessons

Fret Zealot is an LED lighting device for your guitar that will train you to play in 60 seconds. Does it work? We put it to the test.

Home Automation

Meet Denise Shull, The Real Life Performance Coach From 'Billions'

“I’m weird,” announced Denise Shull as she sat down with me for our chat. “Popular psychology is focused on what you do – your behavior – and on being positive. I am focused on how you feel – consciously, but even more importantly unconsciously – and on the negative, on your fears and frustrations.”<p>…

Emotional Intelligence

How to Fix a Broken Heart, With Guy Winch

In this week’s episode, we’re talking about heartbreak. How do you know when your heart is broken? What can you do about it? And how do you help the …

Self-improvement

Pop Chart’s infographic wall prints get rare 25% price drop, starting from $13.50

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>Pop Chart Lab creates unique infographic-style artwork featuring everything from beer and wine to South Park, Batman and New York …

Consumer Tech

7 Powerful Things You Should Always Be Able to Say About Yourself

What you say about yourself has much to do with how you will succeed.<p>There are elements within ourselves that can either sabotage our success or lead us to greatness. In my bestselling book, <b>The Leadership Gap: What Gets Between You and Your Greatness,</b> I speak about seven characteristics that can …

Leadership

15 Organized Kitchens That Are Oddly Satisfying

<i>For many of us, 2017 was a doozy, but we here at Brit + Co are ready to hit refresh in 2018! Follow our Hit Refresh series through January and February for new ideas, hacks, and skills that will help you achieve (and maintain!) those New Year’s resolutions.</i><p>There’s something so satisfying about …

Decorations