Cheryl Blok

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These Insane Met Gala Afterparty Looks Are So Sexy, You'll Be Dripping Sweat

We all know the Met Gala red carpet can turn out insane looks, but there's something about an afterparty that makes celebs take it to a whole new level. Just when we thought nothing could be better than Blake Lively's voluminous Versace gown, a number of our favorite stars and supermodels showed …

Women's Fashion

Women-Only Spaces Are Part of a Coworking Craze. Some Might Also Be Violating the Law

On a rainy morning in the Mission neighborhood of San Francisco, women are filing through the arched doors of a old Greek church carrying bike …

Human Rights

12 Toys Everyone Had in the ’90s That Are Worth a Small Fortune Today

We’re <i>living</i> for the ’90s revival happening in fashion right now. We’re so excited about it, we’re already planning a <i>Mean Girls</i> mall date with our girl squad to shop for retro-inspired shimmery lip gloss, skinny sunglasses, and mini backpacks. Now that we’re officially feeling throwback vibes again, …

Lost Artwork Found Under Famous Picasso Painting

The discovery offers new insight into the creative process of the innovative artist.<p><b>Genius: Picasso</b> <i>premieres April 24 at 9/8c on National Geographic.</i><p>In 1957, when Pablo Picasso was in his seventh decade, he mused that x-ray technology might one day reveal a lost work underneath one of his early …

11 Ways to Stay Motivated, According to Highly Successful Business People

Self-discipline is a prerequisite for success. Conquer it once and for all.<p>Building a successful business and a life you love takes enormous …

Suspended – Medium

This Simple Trick Will Help You Get More Done Every Day

If you really want to achieve your goals in 2018, put down the to do list. It turns out that simply making lists isn’t the most effective workflow to …

Geniuses aren't born, they're made — and 3 of their daily habits can make you smarter

The word "genius" is one of the most misused terms in history.<p>While it's often referenced accurately, the connotation that we commonly associate with it diverges away from the truth.<p>We correctly label intellectual brilliance and creative power as genius — and we should — but it's about time we …

14 Things Tourists Should Never Do in Madrid

Why 99 Percent of People Choose the Wrong Career Path (and 4 Steps to Get You Back on Track) | Inc.com

If you clicked on this article, then you have some degree of doubt about whether you're in the right profession. Would you like to get rid of that doubt? Then let me tell you a story...<p><b>The year was 2001.</b><p>After a career in corporate recruiting and HR, I couldn't watch people suffer at work anymore. …

Employment

Don’t Do It, Oprah!

Honestly, the presidency would be a step down.<p>I get why Oprah Winfrey is “actively thinking” about running for president (whatever that means). If a man who apparently spends half his day watching TV shows and proclaiming his own genius can do it, why can’t any old billionaire take the White …

Bernie Sanders

Work Smarter, Not Harder: 10 Ways to Be More Effective at Work | Inc.com

Regardless of your job or industry, there aren't always enough hours in the day to get everything done. As a result, you constantly feel like you're always behind. And that's just not good for your productivity or your health.<p>So, what's the answer? Work more hours?<p>Not necessarily. As Bob Sullivan …

Time Management

26 Small Changes To Make In 2018 That'll Actually Improve Your Life

From little things, big things grow.

Productivity

Jerry Seinfeld's Secret to Being More Productive and Healthier, In Just 4 Words | Inc.com

Whether you're looking to improve your health, wealth, creativity, or transform your year-- Jerry Seinfeld's rise as a comedian can provide a valuable blueprint to achieving your goal.<p>Jerry Seinfeld is a legend to the comedic world and is also part of one of the most successful shows in history. …

Procrastination

Here Are The Recipes You Should Try In 2018

Here's what our readers loved most this year.

Cooking

33 Daily Habits Highly Successful People Have (and the Rest of Us Probably Don't) | Inc.com

Ever wonder why getting ahead can sometimes seem like such a struggle? The truth is: If you want to be highly successful, you need to be highly disciplined. I've polled countless executives and entrepreneurs about the things they're doing every day which help them succeed, and typically they credit …

Gluten-Free

7 Storytelling Structures to Improve Your Presentations (Infographic)

What your favorite plots and your next business presentation should have in common.<p>Giving presentations, whether during meetings with co-workers or to potential new clients, can often seem intimidating. But luckily, there are tried and true ways to organize your information so that it is both easy …

This formula will make you happier at work and at home in 2018 | Inc.com

Growth is good and we all want to be part of a growing company. But there is a dark side; a year of late nights, working on weekends, always-being-connected can really take a toll on people--depleting energy and impacting wellbeing.<p>Research shows that people who have more personal resources like …

Happiness

Want To Be More Successful Next Week? Remove These 4 Thoughts This Weekend | Inc.com

High performers take advantage of the weekends to separate themselves from the pack by deliberately refocusing and recharging along with setting aside 60 minutes to transform their upcoming week.<p>Whether you're looking to improve your productivity, health, or life--it all starts with designing an …

Motivation

7 Ways To Save Your Dry Scalp

Of all the winter beauty woes we get hit with, dry-scalp issues are certainly the least glamorous. While it’s a bit of an awkward subject, <i>a lot</i> of …

6 Ways You Can Cut Back Plastic Usage in Your Everyday Life

Not sure how you can help save the oceans? Check out these 6 easy steps you can take to reduce your plastic usage.<p>Plastic is made to never dissolve. …

17 Parents Everyone Was Talking About On The Internet In 2017

Dominating the internet AND wiping butts.

10 Secrets Only Professional Closet Organizers Know

1 of 10<p>Hybrid Zones Are Trouble<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 10<p>Shelves Are Flexible<p>3 of 10<p>Items Should Be Stored by Frequency of Use<p>Advertisement<p>4 of …

All-Star Holiday Cookie Recipes

White Chocolate Peppermint Cookies<p>If you crushed up Christmastime and baked it into –– and sprinkled it on top of –– a cookie, this would be it. G. …

6 Grammatical Mistakes Smart People Are Making Publicly | Inc.com

I receive a daily digest in my email which calls out some of the most shared stories on the internet. Number seven on the list the other day--with hundreds of comments and thousands of shares and likes--was a story posted at <i>The Atlantic</i>, a reputable and well-read national media outlet. The story …

Language

50 startups that will boom in 2018, according to VCs

Who better to ask than the startup experts, the VCs that watch the industry, guide the startups, hear their pitches, and invest in them?<p>We reached out to a number of top VCs and asked them which startups will boom in 2018. We invited participation from investors from a variety of backgrounds and …

36 Dump-And-Cook Crockpot Recipes You Need To Try

Make chicken tetrazzini the easy way with this breezy recipe. The only thing you have to do when you get home at the end of the day is add cream …

6 Reasons Why CorePower Yoga is the Best Workout

7 Reasons Why CorePower Yoga is the Best Workout<p>Namast'ay in real good shape.<p>November 04, 2017<p>Once you try CorePower Yoga, good luck stopping. With …

These 6 Questions Reveal How Charismatic You Are | Inc.com

• <b>A new paper suggests there's a simple, scientifically accurate way to measure your charisma.</b>• <b><br>The researchers say the two components of charisma are influence and affability.</b>• <b><br>This paper is one of the first to focus on charisma in the general population -- not just leaders.</b><p>I have a select few friends I …

Psychology

What makes Catalonia so different from Spain? A lot.

Catalonia formally declared its independence from Spain on Friday (Oct. 27) and the central government in Madrid hit back within hours, stripping the region of all its autonomy. Prime minister Mariano Rajoy triggered the never-before-used Article 155 of Spain’s constitution and, early Saturday …

Europe