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25 of the Most Inspiring Books Everyone Should Read | Inc.com

Whether you turn pages, tap a tablet, or listen to audio, a good book can be a perfect relaxation aid, tutor, or source of inspiration. Here are quotes from more than two dozen executives who name their favorite book and explain why it's worth your attention.<p>1. <i>The Checklist Manifesto</i> by Atul Gawande<p>…

Mission Impossible

How Two Trailblazing Psychologists Turned the World of Decision Science Upside Down

After his book Moneyball became a best-seller, Michael Lewis learned that many of the ideas it presented to the general public had actually been introduced decades earlier by a pair of Israeli psychologists: Daniel Kahneman and Amos Tversky. In an adaptation from his new book, Lewis investigates …

Diana Henry: How to cook perfect steak

Mine is a steak-eating family. My mum thought it was one of the healthiest things you could consume – all that iron – and the best ‘husband food’ available.<p>Memories of family holidays now make me wince when I think that all four children often ordered steak in restaurants. My father would sometimes …

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20. Cartel Land (2015)

Everybody loves a good documentary.<p>Documentaries widen your knowledge and teach you about amazing things you might never have stumbled upon in any …

A 24-Hour Drink Menu for the Prettiest Skin of Your Life

You are what you sip.<p>Being as skin-obsessed as I am, I slather on all the products I can fit in my medicine cabinet daily. But I know full well I could be doing more as every Hollywood star with seemingly perfect skin takes an <i>inside-out</i> approach to beauty—i.e. it's not simply what you put on your …

Skin Care

5. A Guide To Recognizing Your Saints

One of the first films to prove that both Shia LaBeouf and Channing Tatum really can act, A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints is a film bursting with …

15 Great Movies You Need To Watch More Than Once

Some films require a second watch in order to be fully understood, while other movies may offer a completely different experience the second time …

Shake Shack Unveils a Secret New Burger Exclusively for the LA Market

<b>Shake Shack</b> draws closer to its Spring 2016 debut in West Hollywood, but they've already got a new burger planned just for LA: the <b>Roadside Double</b>, which is a dual-pattied affair that’s topped with Swiss cheese, Dijon mustard, and slow-simmered onions that have been cooked in bacon and beer. The …

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6 Things We Learn From Backpacking

I have always been comfortable throwing myself out of my comfort zone. Maybe more comfortable out of my comfort zone than in it.<p>All my life, I dreamed of traveling, I hungered for the big world waiting for me out there so when I finished school at 18, the only thing I knew for sure was that I …

How To Cook A Turkey

11 problems you might encounter, and how to conquer them.<p>The problem with cooking up a Thanksgiving turkey is that there aren’t many opportunities to practice. The need for making a huge bird really comes but once (maybe twice) a year. It’s a big job, and there is a lot to consider.<p>Learning how to …

Spatchcock Your Turkey

Whether you are cooking your turkey indoors or outdoors, butterflying the bird (spatchcocking) has numerous advantages.<p>1) By removing the spine and flattening the bird you can brown both sides and brown is beautiful. It is a well-known process called the Maillard reaction. The cavity of a classic …

15 Easy Make-Ahead Breakfasts for Busy Weekday Mornings

<i>Somewhere between plain old cereal and drawn-out weekend brunches lies the totally achievable, make-ahead weekday breakfast.</i><p>A good make-ahead breakfast always feels like a treat, is whole-wheaty or fruit-packed enough to be hearty without being pious, and you can knock it out on a weekend …

13 Ways Beauty Bloggers Use Baking Soda in Their Beauty Routine

One of the most awesome trends to take over the beauty world is the push for more natural beauty products. Vloggers talk about it, bloggers talk about it and we’re definitely into it too. After all, many of us are totally obsessed with keeping our skin glowing and fresh, so why not keep it healthy …

Skin Care

The Absolute Best Way to Apply Foundation

Because it can make or break you.<p>Foundation—it's the all-important canvas for the rest of our makeup, but when it comes to technique, it always seems to be shrouded in mystery. Between what products to use and how to use them, it's something you've got to get down to a science in order to achieve …

23 Short Stories You'll Want To Read Over And Over Again

And again and again.

Harvard researchers have mapped the five child-rearing techniques you need to raise kind kids

Ask parents how important it is to instill kindness in their kids, and most will rank it high: even as their very top priority, according to Harvard researchers.<p>But children surveyed by the university’s Making Caring Common (pdf) project said, overwhelmingly, that they were getting a different …

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6 Foods That Can Make You Happier

<i>By Cynthia Sass, MPH, RD</i><p>I’m a happiness research junkie. I <i>love</i> reading about simple things we can do to elevate mood and boost contentment. Mindfulness meditation, adequate sleep, laughing, volunteering, and spending time with pets (as well as with happy people) all help. And believe it or not, …

The 13 Houseplants You Can't Kill

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25 daily habits that will make you smarter

In the Quora thread, "What would you do to be a little smarter every single day?", readers shared the habits they follow to fuel their brains.<p>Here are some simple actions that could help you become a smarter person.<p>Think about how to reduce poverty, how to solve a daily problem you have, …

26 Books From Around The World You Need To Read Before You Die

Next stop: your local bookstore.

Beehive raises record-breaking $10 million

Turns out, lots of people want honey on tap. Nearly 30,000 people have contributed to the Indiegogo campaign for the Flow Hive, making it the most successful crowdfunding operation in the site's history.<p>Flow Hive has raised just over $10 million, with six days still left to go. The founders were …

Desalination: Drinking the Pacific

Ricky Whitlock soars across the Carlsbad coastline near the site of the state’s desalination efforts. Photo: Hammonds<p>If you live and surf in …

8 Skin Secrets Experts Swear By For Glowing Complexions

We all want clear and glowing skin, but beauty regimes that work for your best friend will not necessarily work for you.<p>Because we are all such very different creatures, we wanted to learn the best general tips from the very people who see different complexions every day. Here are the eight secrets …

Stress Test

Going anti-antiperspirant doesn’t mean keeping your arms clamped to your sides and hoping for the best. Here, five natural deodorants that really work.

When Someone Is Murdered on Your Backpacking Trip

Photo by Nathan Mueller<p><i>The first time I saw someone killed I was 25 feet away.</i><p>I was in my early twenties and the two things I remember most, other than the actual event, was the uncontrollable shivering and the pack of cigarettes my brother and I nervously chain-smoked trying to calm down.<p>We were …

Men's Style: How to Choose a Custom Clothier

Have you been wondering about getting a custom suit or shirt but aren't sure where to start? Between the newspaper ads ("3 suits, 2 shirts and a tie for $199!" - what??) and the Hong Kong tailors coming to your office with wheelie bags full of fabrics, the whole thing can be pretty overwhelming.</b> …

Our pick of the best tablet and smartphone tools to enable you to make video, music, art and more<p>There’s an ongoing argument in the technology world about whether tablets and smartphones are more focused on consumption than creativity. As time has gone on, though, the number of apps helping us do …

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How to Transfer Your Photos Onto Wax Candles

Here’s an idea for a fun weekend project and/or personalized gift: make some custom candles that feature your photographs. It’s actually incredibly …

Crafting

6 Important Things To Know About How Your Brain Learns

<i>This post originally appeared on the Crew blog.</i><p>Whether you want to learn a new language, learn to cook, take up a musical instrument, or just get more out of the books you read, it helps to know how your brain learns.<p>While everyone learns slightly differently, we do have similarities in the way our …