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How This 1 Change in Your Communication Style Can Boost Productivity

Face-to-face interactions are proven to boost business efficiency and improve professional relationships. Here are 5 reasons to make it a part of your business practice.<p>When your inbox has hit the triple digits and your to-do list is overflowing, nothing feels more productive than whipping up a …


How well-travelled are you? The curious club of competitive globetrotting

We travel for many reasons - be it business, pleasure, escape or adventure - but for some, it's a competition - to be crowned the most prolific voyager on the planet.<p> exists for that very reason, to document the travellers who have ticked off nearly every corner of the …

Top 10

Do we really have to burn out to get ahead at work?

<i>In our latest Plus Factor, we’re talking work stress. It’s just something we all have to deal with, right? Yes, but a new generation of</i> …

Work Stress

28-year-old who banked $250,000 says this mental shift is the key to saving money

Collectively, Americans are struggling to set aside money for retirement: 21 percent have nothing saved at all for their golden years.<p>One …

Personal Finance

Horoscope for Home Decor | Colour guide based on your zodiac sign

Your home is your personal sanctuary. Therefore, it is absolutely vital that you choose a paint colour for your home that does not lead to an …

Home Decorating

Star sign compatibility - An essential guide to your perfect zodiac match

Our tarot reader reveals which star signs you should marry, snog and avoid...<p>If their star sign isn't currently one of your 'swipe right' criteria when finding your match... well, perhaps it should be! Our tarot reader reveals why.


Life and business lessons from the chimney sweeper

If you’re looking for some useful lessons in business and in life, you could learn a few things from my chimney sweeper.<p>First, let me tell you a bit …

Home Improvement

22 Skin Care Tips And Tricks Women Over 25 Years Old Need To Be Doing

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Skin Care

From Beyonce to Neil deGrasse Tyson, 23 Quotes That Will Get You Excited About Work Again

The struggle is real when you come back from an amazing vacation. These wise words will get you going again so you can pay for your next vacation.<p>As summer winds down, and more and more of us slip back into the office, it may be a little hard to trade beaches for cubicles, and plane tickets for …


12 Science-Backed Ways to Get People to Like You (Infographic)

Check out these quick tips to help you get more friends and allies.<p>The bigger your network is, the better off you are in every aspect of your life. At work, among friends or with family, the more people like you, the more they want to help you. Whether you’re trying to get a promotion or trying to …


Castor Oil Is The New Coconut Oil — & Here's Why

We'd go by anything that SZA recommends, because have you <i>seen</i> her? So when she became the zillionth person to tell us that she swears by castor oil …

We Found It: The Best Plant for Your Dark Bedroom

It's always good to find plants that tolerate low light and won't wither up in dry, indoor air. Get to know asparagus ferns, one of the hardiest …


17 Genius Packing Tips That Will Save You Space And Your Sanity

Store your toothbrush in an empty water bottle and pack snacks in a craft box.


10 Things Full-time Travelers Never Fly Without

Short flights along the coastline or country-hopping through Europe are easy enough to prepare for, but when you’re tangoing through multiple time …


Most Job Candidates Fail My Simple Interview Test Right Away. Here's How.

Here are five things you can do to make your job hunt easier.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Every single time I interview a candidate for a position at work, I always start out by saying, “Tell me about yourself.”<p>Of course, I start with a little small talk here and …


Want a Happy Marriage? Science Says Couples Should Do These 7 Things for Each Other Often

Author Eric Barker dissects the book, "The All-or-Nothing Marriage: How the Best Marriages Work," and discovers scientific-backed behaviors for a happy marriage.<p>How many motivational books have you read? You know how it goes, right? The author conveys his or her version of the secrets of life, …


These 4 Zodiac Signs Will Have The Best Partial Solar Eclipse, So Shine Like The Star You Are

Are you ready for an astrological roller coaster ride? On August 11, 2018, a partial solar eclipse in fiery, confident, and theatrical Leo will …


How to raise a happy kid in the digital age

<i>Happiness is a warm puppy. If you’re happy and you know it, clap your hands. Don’t worry, be happy!</i> Rules for how to live happily are nothing new. But lately, our well-being, and that of our kids, seems to be in free fall. Depression, anxiety and even youth suicide rates are increasing, as is …

Social Media

These 3 foods are *the worst* for your metabolism, according to Jillian Michaels

When you take a look the ingredients that rev up your metabolism, a few stand out. Namely, fiber (particularly from “real” foods like fruits and …


8 Things I Learned From Cleaning 9 Bags of Clothes Out of My Closet

Cleaning out my closet is a scary task. Like most, I tend to hold on to things much longer than I should; allow my drawers and racks turn into a …


Jack Welch Always Wanted His Team Members to Take Ownership of Their Work. Here's Why

Jack Welch of GE and Frank Blake of Home Depot knew that the secret to true business growth was to create leaders -- not more followers.<p>Tom Peters famously said, "Leaders don't create followers, they create more leaders."<p>This is a common platitude in business. However, rarely do people with the …

Home Depot

A Local in Greece Gave Me a Tip for Visiting the Country, and It's the Opposite of Everything You've Been Told

Use this tip on your next trip.<p>Traveling to Greece during the peak summer months can feel both like a dream and a nightmare.<p>The islands are warm, …

European Travel

The 6 classics from The College Board: 101 Great Books list you should read right now

We know <i>The College Board: 101 Great Books Recommended for College-Bound Readers</i> can seem like an endless list of dusty tomes written by authors who …


Houseplants 101: How to Propagate Plants

As a garden designer who also loves making homemade gifts, I often propagate my houseplants. Giving away or swapping the plant babies is a rewarding …


4 Simple Moves That Will Help Fix Your Bad Posture

By now you know that your posture probably stinks. You sit at a desk all day, spend hours sitting in traffic or hunched over your phone on the train, …


How to See the 2018 Perseid Meteor Shower

Science & InnovationStarstruck<p>Anticipation is high for this year’s sky show, which peaks over a moonless weekend with projected rates of 90 to 120 meteors an hour.<p>Sky-watchers around the world are eagerly anticipating the arrival of the Perseid meteor shower, which will be at its best from August …


The One Smoothie That Gets Rid Of Back And Stomach Fat, According To A Dietitian

When combined with a consistent exercise routine, incorporating more fruits and vegetables into your diet is a great way to kickstart fat loss. In …


400 free online courses with credits that can count towards your degree

These days, more and more universities are offering for-credit programs via MOOCs or Massive Open Online Courses. What started with a small number of degree programs, such as the iMBA from the University of Illinois (Coursera) and Georgia Tech’s Online Master of Science in Computer Science …

Online Education

Skip That Cup of Coffee and Eat the Following 15 Foods For All-Day Energy

If you're in need of a boost in energy, it can be tempting to reach for another cup of cold brew or fizzy soda (we've all been there). While caffeine and added sugar will certainly perk you up, they can quickly lead to a surefire crash later. That doesn't mean you are doomed to a life of 2 p.m. …


10 Ways to Make Money Online You May Not Have Thought Of

The internet was made for profit, not just just memes and political discourse.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In today’s economy, most salaries just aren't enough to live on. People are getting paid less and less compared to the standard of living and rents are rising; …

Small Business