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The 18 Best Places for a Big Trip in 2018

Don’t get us wrong: We love Instagram. It’s inspirational, revelatory, and just so darn addictive. But therein lies the danger. Before you know it, …

How a top dermatologist would spend $100 on beauty products

<i>People in the beauty industry get tons of goods to test out, so when someone spends their own money on something that they’ve run out of, you know</i> …

‘Dear White People’ trailer: Netflix comedy will ruffle the feathers of racists [WATCH]

“I just want to say that I find your show offensive and highly divisive,” says a caller in the new official trailer for the Netflix series “Dear …

Entertainment

The Best Businesses Have These "Four i's". Does Yours? | Inc.com

One of our portfolio company CEOs recently asked me precisely when we knew we'd invest in their company. Was it love at first sight? Was it an intuitive gut feeling? Nerdy quantitative modeling?<p>I half-jokingly responded: "Yes."<p>Having met thousands of startups, en route to investing in just a few …

7 Skills That Will Take Your Leadership From Good to Great | Inc.com

Leadership is always a work in progress, as bosses learn from both their successes and their failures, and use the lessons they learn to modify their approach. Consultants Jack Zenger and Joseph Folkman recently shared a study they conducted with more than 330,000 bosses, peers, and …

Leadership

23 of the Best-Selling Drugstore Beauty Products of All Time

It's nice to decorate your bathroom vanity with fancy beauty products. But if we're keeping it real, there's nothing like a good ole drugstore item. …

Need to Teach Something New without Boring Team Members to Tears? Use This Powerful Technique | Inc.com

You need to share your considerable wisdom with team members, so your first instinct is to open PowerPoint and create a presentation explaining precisely what you do. Step by step. On a lot of slides. In excruciating detail.<p>But here's a much better way--a proven technique for involving learners, …

Learning

20 Over-the-Top Appetizers for Super Bowl Sunday

Super Bowl snacks are by definition over the top — decadent finger food that doesn't require too much fuss to eat (oh, and goes well with beer). We …

The sheet pan nacho is literally the only nacho recipe you need

Oh, nachos. So cheesy, gooey and crispy all at once, you're truly the perfect food.<p>But getting that perfect texture is hardly attainable in the …

9 Big Batch Cocktails For Your Super Bowl Crowd

Nothing says game day like a pitcher full of cocktails.<p>Sure, beer is a natural choice for game day, but you know what’s really nice? A strong cocktail to get you through. We get that no one wants to be mixing drinks during the Super Bowl, but that’s why big batch cocktails were invented.<p>If you mix …

5 Designer Basics to Buy Now and Wear Forever

Amazon isn't usually our first-stop shop for fashion. But lately, the online marketplace has really amped up its fashion selections, and we're …

Seven Warning Signs Your Employee Isn't Coachable

“Well I’ve tried to coach Anne to collaborate better with her peers but she just doesn’t seem to get it”. This came with an exasperated sigh from Mary, one of my executive coaching clients who is trying to get a direct report to improve her peer relationships. “I can’t spend so much of my time …

Relationships

8 Mistakes That Make Good Employees Leave | Inc.com

It's tough to hold on to good employees, but it shouldn't be. Most of the mistakes that companies make are easily avoided. When you do make mistakes, your best employees are the first to go, because they have the most options.<p>If you can't keep your best employees engaged, you can't keep your best …

16 Essentials for Surviving Abroad

If you’ve spent any significant time overseas, you know that it’s not just getting lost in the backcountry that you have to worry about. Often the smaller, less extreme problems present the biggest challenges. Take it from someone who learned the hard way. I used to think emergency travel kits were …

Camping

Ashley Graham on the 4 New Jeans Every Curvy Girl Should Try

When it comes to jeans, Ashley Graham knows <i>exactly</i> what works on her trademark curves.<p>“We all have a go-to, the one pair that looks so good, you …

If Your Employees Act Like They Don't Care, You Might Be Doing These 11 Things Wrong | Inc.com

I came across this quote today: "People come for great vision and leave for poor leadership."<p>It made me think of all the times when I've stepped into a company as a leadership and brand consultant and my job was to identify how to fix the brand (a.k.a. the business).<p>My co-founder Ashleigh and I go …

8 Reasons Why Exceptional Employees Quit Their Jobs | Inc.com

To have exceptional success in business, you need to have exceptional employees. However, hiring them is only half the battle.<p>Unfortunately, it's the easiest for A-players to find another opportunity, and they'll be the most motivated to find the best job possible. It's no small wonder that more …

Employment

The 16 Best Italian Foods You Can Get at Trader Joe's

Trader Joe's has some of the best hidden gems among its stocked aisles, including amazing Italian foods that rival products from artisanal markets. I take Italian food very seriously — garlicky pasta for life — and I swear by a handful of Trader Giotto's cheeses, pastas, and dried goods, not only …

Cooking

8 easy crockpot recipes that'll help you feel like an adult

We’ll be the first to admit that adulting isn’t easy. We feel like we never have enough time to get everything done, and one thing that has …

6 Ingredients or Less: 15 Surprisingly Simple Recipes

It's amazing how many delicious dishes you can make with only a handful of ingredients. From Mirin Glazed Salmon to Scottish Shortbread, these recipes will have you in and out of the kitchen in no time.<p><b>1. Mirin-Glazed Salmon</b><p>Adapted from one of my favorite cookbooks, <i>Nigella Express</i> by Nigella …

20-Minute Meals You Need In Your Life This Week

You don't need to spend two hours in the kitchen to cook something delicious.

The Four Most Difficult Personalities and How to Handle Them | Inc.com

As a psychiatrist and psychotherapist, many clients seek my help handling difficult relationships. Although the old saying "it takes two to tango" is almost always true, often I am convinced that my client is not the one with the enduring problem. Instead, he or she is having a tough time dealing …

Psychology

Whether you’re looking for a dream holiday or a last-minute city break, here’s the lowdown on how to find bargains and late deals for all types of getaway from now until December<p><b>Book now: summer beach favourites</b><br>If you fancy a balmy beach holiday this summer, don’t take any chances. Last year, with …

Travel

9 Best New Cookbooks to Check Out

<b>9 Best New Cookbooks to Check Out</b> are eye candy to anyone that loves to spend time in the kitchen. Don’t you love finding that special cookbook …

This Man Planned the Most Efficient U.S. Road Trip of All Time

The 5 Best Motivational Videos of 2016 | Inc.com

Every year, I post the five most motivational videos to be posted on YouTube over the past 12 months. Here are my posts for 2015, 2014, and some timeless classics.<p>For 2016, I've focused on videos that will inspire you to make 2017 the best year ever. I figure we all need a year-end boost. Enjoy!<p>The …

Motivation

Could More School Choice Equal More Problems in Education Under Trump?

President-elect Donald Trump has been very clear about his plans for education reform under his administration. He plans to reprioritize federal …

5 Must-Have Apps for Students Struggling with Productivity

Learning and advancing your academic career isn't just about hard work; it's about smart work, planning and using the right apps to make things …