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I Have 15 ideas to Change Your Life—Do You Have Five Minutes?

I’m the last person to say that life is easy. I don’t think that’s the case at all. But there’s one thing I’ve learned in recent years that changed …

Self-confidence

Have mind-blowing sex using techniques from this celeb-adored yoga style

Kate Hudson, Alicia Keys, and Amanda Chantal Bacon are radiant proof of Kundalini yoga’s superpowers—and it’s no coincidence that they’re all …

Alicia Keys

How to bring the excitement back into a long-term relationship

To the casual observer, it looks like wellness star Sophie Jaffe and her husband, Adi, have the kind of love that perfume ads are made of. And, well, …

Prime Rib with Beef Gravy

<b>Ingredients</b><p>Prime Rib<p>One 6-7 pound bone-in prime rib<br>• 3 cloves garlic, sliced<br>• 1/4 cup kosher salt<br>• 2 tablespoons coarsely ground black pepper<p>Gravy<p>1/4 cup all-purpose flour<br>• 3 cups low-sodium beef stock<br>• 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard<br>• 3-4 sprigs thyme and rosemary<br>• 1 clove garlic, peeled and smashed<br>• 1 tablespoon …

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Introduction to Psychology: A Free Course from Yale University

Taught by Yale professor Paul Bloom, this course presents an Introduction to Psychology and tries to explain what makes us tick:<p>What do your dreams …

Psychology

Employees Naturally Trust Leaders Who Have These 5 Powerful Habits

These are the essential traits of a trustworthy boss.<p>Organizations far and wide have for years attempted to crack the code on what makes for a healthy and profitable work culture. Well, let me save you time and money and simply break it to you here: It is trust.<p>We already know this to be true from …

The 1 Meaningful Email You Should Write Today

Fear and doubt can permeate even the greatest organizations. Here's how leaders can take action and use language to inspire, unite, and protect.<p>After the most surprising presidential election in American history, millions of people worry what the future will hold. With so much uncertainty about the …

The Brydge 9.7 iPad Keyboard Is Why I Won't Be Buying A New MacBook Pro

My laptop is a 2011 MacBook Pro. It’s become rather sluggish for no discernible reason and it takes an age to boot up despite my efforts at housekeeping. The battery gives me about 90 minutes of power, if I’m lucky. I had thought about updating it but when I saw the latest MacBook Pro with its …

MacBook Pro

The myth of self-control

Psychologists say using willpower to achieve goals is overhyped. Here’s what actually works.<p>As the Bible tells it, the first crime committed was a lapse of self-control. Eve was forbidden from tasting the fruit on the tree of knowledge. But the temptation was too much. The fruit was just so …

Why Being a Leader Can Mean Going It Alone

Sometimes leadership can be a very lonely walk.<p>In 2015, during his tumultuous tenure as Speaker of the House, Ohio congressman John Boehner left us with this thought on leadership:<p>"A leader without followers is simply a man taking a walk."<p>In that one quote, John Boehner:<p>Demonstrated why so many …

Why Leadership Development Isn’t Developing Leaders

Too many business leaders today are out of touch with the employees they lead. Edelman estimates that one in three employees doesn’t trust their employer — despite the fact that billions are spent every year on leadership development. Part of the problem: Our primary method of developing leaders is …

Most people go about networking all wrong. Here’s how to do it right.

By Jonathan Aberman<p>People starting a business or looking for a job are often told to “network.” They dutifully follow that advice, attending countless networking events and drinking many coffees — and yet accomplish nothing.<p>Sadly, the advice is flawed, because it doesn’t distinguish between …

7 Habits of Happily Married Couples

I was on the phone with my wife Ashley and we were sharing details about each other’s mornings like we do almost every morning. When I said, “I love …

Former Navy SEAL commanders explain why 'there are no bad teams, only bad leaders'

When Leif Babin became a Hell Week instructor for Basic Underwater Demolition/SEAL training (BUD/S), he had already served as a Navy SEAL platoon leader in the most decorated special-operations unit of the Iraq War.<p>Still, he learned a profound lesson about leadership: "<b>There are no bad teams, only</b> …

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I Drank Butter Coffee For A Month And It Was More Magical Than I Expected

And also it wasn't gross.<p>• Brew 16 ounces of coffee (I used a French press and this dark roast)<p>• Add brewed coffee to blender<p>• Add 1 tablespoon Kerrygold unsalted butter<p>• Add 1 tablespoon MCT oil (this is a kind of oil found in coconuts and some other foods)<p>• Blend until the mixture is a beigeish …

Six Expensive Home Repairs You Can Avoid With a Little Maintenance

The cost of owning a home goes well beyond the price you paid for the house itself. When something breaks, you have to fix it, and those repairs can …

Stop Acting Immutable

My grandparents’ house in Pittsburgh was a place where I always felt like time stood still. In that comforting dwelling, not a single knick-knack …

Love the One You’re With

After C. S. Lewis lost his wife, Helen, to cancer, he realized he didn't have a single good picture of her. Maybe that's hard to grasp in our culture …

Sugar Shocked? The Rest Of Food Industry Pays For Lots Of Research, Too

Sugar shocked.<p>That describes the reaction of many Americans this week following revelations that, 50 years ago, the sugar industry paid Harvard scientists for research that downplayed sugar's role in heart disease — and put the spotlight squarely on dietary fat.<p>What might surprise consumers is just …

New York University

How to Cure This Incredibly Common Toxic Leadership Habit

Leaders say this "tiny" fault might be a problem. It is, and here's how to address it.<p>When CEOs describe a personal goal for their coaching, they are reluctant to bring this point up. It's just...something that comes up in feedback. Or they recall an upsetting episode. Or they admit to the problem, …

How to Get Bigger Arms: 2 Techniques You Need to Know

Going shirtless or wearing a tank top at the beach can be a nerve-wracking experience if you aren’t feeling great about your arms.<p>Recently, training …

Saying 2 words most of us overlook can save your tired relationship

<i>Oh, thank you so much for bringing the bread — we really appreciate it! Water? I love water! Thank you for being so kind!</i><p>Though no one in my family has ever said it explicitly, I imagine part of the reason they find it so hilarious is that I hardly ever show <i>them</i> so much gratitude.<p>Not even for oh, …

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12 Lessons You Learn Or Regret Forever

Sticking your neck out and taking charge of your career is no trivial matter. Whether that's switching careers, going back to school, or walking away from a j-o-b to start your own business, it takes a lot of guts.<p>But guts will only get you so far. Once you build up the nerve and make the leap, …

Self-improvement

Indoor and Outdoor Portrait Lighting Tips

If you’re into portrait photography you know that shooting indoors and outdoors requires slightly different approaches. If you’ve been shooting …

The 50 Best Weight Loss Foods of All Time

Incorporating these healthy, slimming foods into your diet can help your body burn more calories, feel full for longer, and avoid weight gain.

This Y Combinator Startup Founder’s Surprising Productivity Secret? “Meal Prep”

Kevin Chan of Maderight radically changed his life by writing an unusual list on a cross-country flight. Here’s how he did it.<p>Kevin Chan grew up eating poorly. He doesn’t blame anyone per se, but does note that he was the child of hardworking Chinese immigrants. When they cooked for him, which was …

San Francisco

How Self-Worth Affects Your Salary

I once had a client, Shanelle, who asked her employer for a demotion and a salary cut. Yes, you read that correctly. Shanelle, suffering from extremely low self-worth, was intimidated by the responsibilities of her role and felt incapable, despite regular encouragement from her employer that she …