Danica Reine

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Margaret Atwood Talks 'Handmaid's Tale' Emmy Excitement, 'Alias Grace' and Her Huge TV Year

The revered Canadian author discusses her feelings as 'Handmaid's Tale' moves away from her book, the greatness of Sarah Gadon and the Canadian side …

TV

Why I Hate Teaching Bowdlerized Classics

<i>When Flat Stanley is better than Shakespeare</i>I used to work as an English teacher at a high end hakwon, or after school academy, in South Korea. As a …

Literature

The 13 enthralling science fiction and fantasy books you need to check out this June

Adventures in space, machines run amok, and more to add to your reading list<p>I’ve been writing and editing military science fiction for years. In that time, robots, drones, and artificial intelligence have been slipping onto real-world battlefields. When people think about robots on the battlefield, …

Books

Meghan Markle Says Everyone Should Read These 5 Books in Their Lifetime (Video)

And they're all on Amazon Prime.<p>Once upon a time, Meghan Markle was a mere commoner with a blog like the rest of us. On her website, The Tig, Markle …

How to get rid of love handles - beat those stubborn spots including bingo wings and thunder thighs

Most women have hard-to-shift fat spots that they’d love to lose. Top of the list is excess weight on our hips, closely followed by outer thighs, …

18 Books to Read Before College (Or Long After)

Throughout history, college has served not only as preparation for professional life, but also as a period of intense personal growth. It’s often the …

Why Do Employees Quit Their Managers? Here's the No. 1 Reason in a Short Sentence | Inc.com

If I were to sit down at a coffee shop with leadership gurus John C. Maxwell, Ken Blanchard, and Simon Sinek--who have collectively sold a gazillion best-selling leadership books--and ask them this question, do you know what they would tell me?<p><i>Gentlemen, give me the bottom line, once and for all:</i> …

Employment

The Email Template You Need For Asking Your Boss For Better Feedback

Good feedback can mean the difference between an average career and one that’s exceptional.<p>And even though I’ve always known this, I remember feeling anxious about speaking to members of my team about issues they needed to work on when I was a first-time manager.<p><i>Watch on Forbes:</i><p>I was afraid of …

Career Development

You might be more to blame for your 'bad boss' than you think

But there's also the possibility that while you see the person you report to as Miranda's clone from <i>The Devil Wears Prada</i> and feel like she totally hates you, she could actually be doing a great job to help you reach your full potential.<p>We talked to Sophia Hyder, an international development pro …

20 Things the Most Valued Employees Do Every Day | Inc.com

Think about the best boss you've ever had. Now, think about the kind of employee that boss valued most.<p>Regardless of who that employee was, I think I can probably describe him or her. That's because the most valued employees have a lot in common, regardless of their jobs or the companies they work …

Leadership

4 Ways to Be a Great Leader (When You're Not The Boss) | Inc.com

Not every leader in this life has a formal title. Title or not, that shouldn't stop you from being a true leader no matter where you sit in the food chain.<p>Leadership is about inspiring courage and change, not about titles.<p>Some of the most successful leaders in my life were leaders without a title. …

Leadership

Emma Watson interviews Margaret Atwood about The Handmaid's Tale

<b>A version of this story appears in the July 21, 2017 issue of Entertainment Weekly.</b> <b>Pick it up on stands Friday, or buy it here now. Don’t forget to</b> …

Books

Tip: The Romanian Deadlift, Improved

The RDL is a staple lift, but not if you suck at it. Here's how to make it work for you.<p>Do you suck at Romanian deadlifts? Does your lower back hurt? …

Why You Can't Recognize Other People's Faces

Have you ever failed to recognize a close friend or family member, particularly when you see them unexpectedly or after they’ve had a haircut?<p>If so, …

What You Should Read, Watch and Listen to For Better Business Ideas | Inc.com

The more you know about the world, the easier it is to come up with ideas to change the world. For entrepreneurs, a truly world changing idea only comes along once in awhile. But, the more ideas you have, the better the chance that one of them will be that world changing one.<p>To generate more ideas, …

Bill Gates

Over 100 Museums Invite You to “Color Their Collections” with Free Adult Coloring Books

The adult coloring craze isn’t just a passing fad. Our love of filling in black-and-white line drawings goes back as far as the 18th century; it's only recently, however, that the adult coloring book trend was reinvigorated and seen as a way to unwind from our busy, connected lives. Bridging the …

Your Life’s Work Will Probably Not Pay Off Immediately. And That’s Okay

The opposite of overnight success is overnight failure. Stop looking for shortcuts. They build weak and unstable foundations.<p>Some people have trained …

5 Ways to Improve Your Entrepreneurial Creativity

For starters, don't use your phone as an alarm clock.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurs have to be a bottomless pit of creativity, don’t they? Not only do we have to dream up big ideas, we also have to innovate new ways of executing them. And the sheer number …

7 exercises that will help reduce a double chin

The one area most people find hard to lose weight, is their face, and rightly so. There’s not many moves in your regular workouts that actually work …

Want to Be a Better Salesperson? Start Practicing This 1 Crucial Skill | Inc.com

There are a lot of books that explore the essential traits and skills of highly successful salespeople. You can probably quickly call out a list of the qualities that they endorse--a strong focus on the customer, acute listening skills, the ability to manage the sales process, the credibility of a …

You Want Your Team to Think More Creatively? Have Them Watch One of These Films | Inc.com

You've probably been in this situation. You need to get a group of people, your team or a group of customers, to think creatively. Perhaps you're going to brainstorm solutions to a problem or do a co-creation session. Everyone gathers in a meeting room, still preoccupied with the last meeting they …

Yoga for Swimmers (Video): Increasing Your Hip Mobility and Stability

The major muscle groups a swimmer uses in the water are the primary focus of yoga for swimmers practice. One of those muscle groups a swimmer uses …

These are the top 5 books you must read to be successful

I post about a lot of books. Most people don’t have the time to read them all, so here are a few of my must-reads.<p><b>1.</b> <i>Influence</i><p>What is it?<p>Most consider …

Practice Walking Meditation

Walking meditation is a wonderful way to transform something that most of us do every day into a deeply healing, nourishing and enjoyable tool for …

Meditation

20 Quick Weight Loss Exercises — You’ll Lose 15 Pounds In 2 weeks

Your goal weight may seem far off, but don’t sweat it. “The more you weigh, the more calories you burn during easier workouts, like brisk walking,” …

How to Make Better To-Do Lists | Inc.com

It's the most basic time-management tool out there. So, why are most of us doing it wrong?<p>Lists are the most basic time-management tool we have. We all (obsessively) use them. They're supposed to help us prioritize our work and avoid feeling overwhelmed. But rarely do the lists we make do either of …

Time Management

I used to work 80 hours a week — until I stumbled across a technique that cut my office hours down to 20

I would work 60, 70, sometimes 80 hours a week — it was never enough. I wore my 'busy-ness' like a badge of honor ... I loved telling you how unbelievably hectic my life was at any given moment.<p><b>Until I completely burned out.</b><p>After years of grinding away, I realized one day that I needed to …

How Artists, Scientists and Entrepreneurs Get Their Creative Juices Flowing | Inc.com

Simply put, it takes imagination to be creative, and it takes creativity to innovate. Here are some easy and fun ways to activate your imagination. Start experimenting today!<p>1. Take time to be idle and tap into your intuitive imagination<p>Pentagram's legendary graphic designer Paula Scher gets her …

14 Things Ridiculously Successful People Do Every Day | Inc.com

Having close access to ultra-successful people can yield some pretty incredible information about who they really are, what makes them tick, and, most important, what makes them so successful and productive.<p><b>"Whenever you see a successful person, you only see the public glories, never the private</b> …

Time Management

A Narcissist at Work Can Kill Your Confidence. Here Are 8 Ways to Save Your Career | Inc.com

Gaslighting is a manipulation tactic narcissists, abusers, and other aggressive people use to control others. It's devastating in that, slowly, it makes you doubt your ability to think and judge for yourself, stealing away your confidence. That low self-esteem directly affects your career, making …

Self-help