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A Dermatologist’s Favorite Drugstore Skincare Products

No7 Youthful Eye Serum<p>“A good eye cream is the LBD of skin care—we should all have one. This one’s hyaluronic acid erases signs of exhaustion.”<p><b>To …

Skin Care

PSA: You should stop washing your face in the shower

Here's why.<p>I'm sorry to break it to you, but you've been committing a mortal sin against your face every day since you were old enough to bathe yourself.<p>If you've been washing your face in the shower, you owe your skin an apology, because according to Charlotte Cho, founder of Soko Glam and …

The Best Concealer I've Ever Used Isn't Even a Concealer

Not too long ago, a makeup artist introduced me to a product that would change my daily routine forever. While I have normal-to-combination skin, my eyelids would consistently get oily, causing any eye shadow (no matter how pricey) to cake up in the crease of my lids. I got so used to this that I …

Eye Makeup

YouTube users in Indonesia are drawn to educational videos over entertaining ones

In a February 2017 survey, research firm JakPat found that tutorial channels were the most popular type of channel among YouTube users in the country, more than those run by YouTube personalities, entertainment studios or celebrities.<p>JakPat found that 54.0% of respondents who subscribed to any …

You Can Actually Save Money By Going to College Abroad

We all want that “finding myself through travel” experience in college, but going to school abroad seems like an impossible, expensive dream. …

Apple offering free classes at all 495 of its stores

Turns out Apple isn't too cool for school.<p>The company said Tuesday it would launch educational sessions globally with seminars called "Today at Apple." The free program will be open to the public and include more than 60 different classes on topics such as art, design, coding and photography.<p>The …

Apple Store

How Finland Created One of the Best Educational Systems in the World (by Doing the Opposite of U.S.)

Every conversation about education in the U.S. takes place in a minefield. Unless you’re a billionaire who bought the job of Secretary of Education, …

Education

How a Virtual Education is Creating New Opportunities For K-12 Students

VHS is attempting to help teachers fill the void by offering the most advanced courses online that help their students gain knowledge of the various aspects of computer science.<p>The students who complete this program are awarded a certificate in computing, but this is only the beginning of their …

Education Technology

The most forward-thinking college in America teaches every student the exact same stuff

<i>College is supposed to help young people prepare for the future. But as headlines warn that automation and technology may change—or end—work as we know it, parents, students, and universities are grappling with a new question: How do you educate a new generation for a world we can’t even imagine?</i><p>A …

In the knowledge economy, we need a Netflix of education

With 4.6 billion pieces of content produced daily, it might seem that our hunger for knowledge should be satisfied — but information production and distribution is not the same as consumption and it’s not as simple as just putting information out there.<p>The problem is that we are drowning in content …

How Canada became an education superpower

<b>When there are debates about the world's top performing education systems, the names that usually get mentioned are the Asian powerhouses such as Singapore and South Korea or the Nordic know-alls, such as Finland or Norway.</b><p>But with much less recognition, Canada has climbed into the top tier of …

Online learning may be the future of education — we compared 4 platforms that are leading the way

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Thanks to online learning platforms, a physical classroom is no longer the only place to gain an education. You can now learn anything, …

Online Learning

Learn something new, from coding to marketing, with these free online courses

Whether it’s a love for education, the drive to succeed, or just genuine curiosity, the hunger for knowledge and learning is what keeps us moving …

Weight Loss

How to go to college for free in America

Bachelor’s degrees from some universities cost more than $250,000 in their entirety. College education in America is so costly that students have begun putting their grandparents in debt. For many people, it makes sense to consider alternative routes in life. (See: Our guide to not going to …

20 Korean Beauty And Skin Care Brands You'll Want To Try Out ASAP

Skin Care

7 Quick Ways to Boost Productivity at Work

When building a business from the ground up, your team is everything. They’re the people responsible for making your vision a reality. They’re the …

Optimizing Your Business for Remote Workers

Remote work is not for every business, but those that do succeed are the ones that come prepared and understand the risks that go along with it.<p><i>By Abhi Golhar, host of Real Estate Deal Talk and managing partner of Summit & Crowne.</i><p>People can work remotely from anywhere; my team and I have been doing …

Benefits Of Telecommuting For The Future Of Work

A decade ago, working from home may have seemed like a distant dream. Today, it’s the future of work. With millennials the driving force behind this shift in the workforce, remote work was dismissed as another “annoying” millennial trait. As more companies adopt telecommuting practices, the …

Japan launches "telework" campaign to ease congestion, reform work culture

TOKYO - Japan on Monday launched a scheme to promote "telework", or working from home, in an effort to ease congestion when Tokyo hosts the 2020 …

8 ways of using collaborative tools to effectively manage remote teams

<b>The remote workforce is growing exponentially. Corporate global companies and first year startups are all turning to remote teams to get the job …

Aetna, Inc. Work at Home Company Profile

Work-at-Home Company Profile: Aetna<p>Updated September 14, 2017<p>Industry:<p>Insurance, Healthcare<p>Company Description:<p>Among Fortune’s Top 500 Global …

3 Ways to Keep Learning Long After Graduation

Whenever the world's most successful individuals spill the secrets behind their accomplishments, one practice they consistently share is continually …

Quora

How Instagram Is Being Used As A Language Learning Tool

Several Instagram accounts dedicated to teaching language have developed a passionate following<p>As Rosetta Stone has shown us, a new language is best …

(Re)Naming Yourself in Asia and Beyond

Our names have history, so when they’re changed they reflect the new reality and erase the past. For hundreds of years, Taiwan’s Indigenous people were forced to adopt Chinese names, thereby becoming Sinicized and subsumed within the ethnically Han clan.<p>In these more enlightened times and given the …

Why These Mexican Writers Are Ditching Spanish for Indigenous Languages

It was standing room only in the Los Angeles Central Library last July. The crowd of some 300 ranged from multigenerational Mexican immigrant …

'You would never find this lunacy in Paris' - German politician attacks English-speaking waiters in Berlin

One of Germany’s most prominent politcians has launched an oustpoken attack on the increasing use of the English language in every day life, and called for a crackdown.<p>“Co-existence can only work in Germany if we all speak German,” Jens Spahn, seen by many as a potential successor to Angela Merkel, …

The Secret to Learning a Foreign Language as an Adult

<i>Answer by David Bailey, CEO of Spotnight, on Quora.</i><p>I’ve learned several foreign languages as an adult. I was able to learn French to conversation …

Language Learning

First Day At Your Remote Job? Here’s Everything You Need To Know

From creating that work/life division to being your own tech support, here are 8 tips for mastering remote work.<p>Congratulations! You just got hired for your first remote job. A world of possibilities just opened up to you: You can now work in your PJs at any hour. Set your own schedule. Remote …

Why you should work remotely

My last job was as a data scientist at Upworthy, which is a 100% remote company. Prior to starting the position I was worried about whether I could …