Carolyn Nguyen

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Tristan Walker: The Visible Man

A bold entrepreneur with a radical startup. An African-American. In tech, those two phrases usually don’t go together. Enter Tristan Walker.<p>Tristan Walker is in the house.<p>He is posted up in the vestibule of the Fox Theatre in Redwood City, California, where the hottest venture-capital firm in …

Startups

Why Your Subtle Flirting Cues May Not Be Working

<i>By Dr. Gary Lewandowski</i><p>Flirting comes in many forms: a casual gaze that lingers a half second longer than necessary, a light touch, an amorous …

Relationships

Form, Faith, and Freedom: Wendell Berry on What Poetry Teaches Us about the Secret of Marriage

I often think that literature is the original internet, each footnote and citation and allusion a hyperlink to another text. I was reminded of this recently, while devouring Anne Lamott’s superb book on imperfection, grace, and belonging, where she quotes an instantly enchanting passage by poet and …

6 Powerful Things to Say (and Never Say) to Your Partner

From deep-seated sentiments pour forth powerful words. And nothing stirs the storm of emotions within us quite like love. Indeed, what we say under the influence of heavy feelings can be truly potent -- in an incredible or terrible way. We may scream things we don't mean, confess falsehoods we …

12 Daily Habits of Super-Happy Couples

It really is the little things.<p>You know those couples who are so darn cute all the time? Those people who are so in love and just seem to have it all figured out? <i>What</i> is their secret? Well, it might be simpler than you think. We asked real women and relationship experts to share some of the daily …

12 Things Men Really Do to Get Over a Breakup

The Women's Health Guy Next Door gets real about post-split man behavior<p>If you think most guys are so cold-blooded that they can pass right through Splitsville without stopping once for a good cry break, well, you’re wrong. Life is hard for a guy in pain. And in the weeks—or maybe months—after your …

10 Huge Mistakes Women Always Make In Relationships

As a relationship coach, I’m on the front lines every day hearing all the latest and most common ways that otherwise good people mess up their …

The Quality of Life - Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

How important is self improvement to you? If you’re someone who believes a successful life is filled with continuous growth and learning, to you, …

Happiness

The Science of Laughing Through the Tears

A new study shows that illogical reactions may help people regulate their emotions.<p>Oriana Aragón was watching Conan O’Brien’s late night show on TBS when she noticed something strange: The fashion model and actress Leslie Bibb—O’Brien’s guest for the evening—began describing “a thing where if …

Take It In: 'Vape' Is The Oxford Dictionaries Word Of The Year

The growing popularity of electronic cigarettes has now sparked the notice of the estimable Oxford Dictionaries, which has chosen "vape" as the word of the year for 2014. The word can be a noun or a verb; it beat out contenders such as "bae" and "normcore."<p>Noting that e-cigarettes have come a long …