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The Books From 2017 We Couldn't Put Down

2017 has been a bumper year for books. From prize-winning tomes and unputdownable thrillers to short stories and political memoirs, our 'must read' …

15 Things Psychologists Wish You Knew Can Gradually Destroy Self-Esteem

It can be tough to step outside yourself, and truly recognize what affects your self-esteem. That's because nobody wakes up in the morning <i>wanting</i> to …

6 Red Flags That You’re Codependent…And What To Do Next

A healthy relationship means two people growing together—instead of into each other. While the purpose of this connection is to find someone who has …

The 10 most popular fiction books of 2017

We can't say no to a psychological thriller, by the looks of it.<p>Who doesn't love a good novel to get stuck into? Or more specifically, a good psychological thriller. Because by the looks of Amazon's round-up of bestselling ebooks in 2017, that's what we're the biggest fans of. Here are the 10 …

The Must-Read Brain Books Of 2017

The must-read brain books of 2017 featured persuasion, compulsion, popularity, fear, technology, distraction, and the reasons why we’re capable of so much good and so much evil. The eight books on this list all reveal important, timely insights about who we are, what we do and why we do it.<p><b>The Fear</b> …

Books

If You Want a New Job in 2018, This 1 (Unconventional) Step Could Speed Things Up | Inc.com

<b>Next to losing weight, one of the most common New Year's resolutions is to change jobs.</b><p>Given the unemployment rate is at an all-time low, employers are not only lowering their candidate expectations, they're also throwing money at the talent shortage by increasing salaries in hopes of luring more …

Employment

This Divorced Man Wrote Some Beautiful Marriage Advice Every Man Should Read

Gerald Rogers, a psychologist who went through a tough divorce, wrote an incredible Facebook post about life, love, relationships, and divorce. He …

25 Books Everyone Should Read, According to TED Speakers | Inc.com

Back in May, just after the main TED event, the TED blog rounded up an incredible list of all the titles recommended from the stage this year. It was enough to fill up most people's to-read queue for months to come.<p>But if you've finally gotten through all the titles that interested you back then, …

Books

The 8 Best Interview Questions You Could Ever Ask | Inc.com

I've interviewed a lot of people in my career for all kinds of positions and from many backgrounds. Most people have favorite interview questions to ask and some believe certain questions can quickly reveal what they need to know about a candidate's cultural and positional fit.<p>The leaders with the …

Employment

Top Ten Business Books For 2017

Just in time for the holidays, here is a list of 10 books, published this year, that you may want to consider putting under the corporate tree for your boss or colleague. While much of what I read is focused on customer service and customer experience, you’ll also find books listed here about …

Customer Service

8 Signs He REALLY Loves You

May 18, 2017 by Dave Willis<p>If you’ve ever asked yourself, <b>“Does he really love me?”</b> or “<b>How much does he love me?”</b> then this could provide some …

Your Marriage Partner Cannot Fulfill Your Emotional Needs

You may feel that your spouse is not meeting your emotional needs. But, marriage counselors and psychology experts generally agree that only you can …

Christmas Cake Recipes

Beatty's Chocolate Cake<p>Ina Garten's chocolate cake has a subtle mocha flavor thanks to the cup of freshly brewed coffee in the batter, but our …

10 Sure Fire Signs You’re Bad In Bed, But Don’t Know It. And How to Fix it.

You probably clicked on this article by accident. Obviously, because you’re unbelievable in the bedroom. But just in case you could use a reality …

6 Simple but Effective Things You Can Do to Get Through Times.

<i>Tough times don’t last, tough people do.</i><p>It’s inevitable that all of us are going to experience some tough times one time or another, the most …

7 unavoidable questions to ask your partner before it's too late

You will never get to know your partner perfectly. In fact, that's one of the beautiful things about being in a relationship: Your partner is constantly surprising you.<p>That said, there are some basic things you probably should know before establishing a life with someone. Over on Reddit, there's a …

The 19 best business books of 2017

The holidays are the perfect time to catch up with some of the best business books of the year, or give one as a gift.<p>This year's highlights include Wall Street crime capers, a memoir about challenging gender discrimination in Silicon Valley, and an intimate look at a small American town that's …

These Are The Winners Of The 2017 Goodreads Choice Awards

As voted by the readers.

Books

Stoicism Reveals 4 Rituals That Will Make You Confident

<b>***</b><b>Before we commence with the festivities, I wanted to thank everyone for helping my first book become a Wall Street Journal bestseller. To check it</b> …

Self-help

This 1 Thing Will Improve Every Aspect of Your Relationships | Inc.com

The holidays are fast approaching. And even if you want to pretend otherwise, that means you're about to spend time with your family.<p>While we all experience difficulties being near our family members--even the ones we live with--it's important to remember one thing: all relationships can improve.<p>A …

Thought Leadership

23 Signs You're Secretly An Introvert

You might be a "quiet type" after all.<p>Think you can spot an introvert in a crowd? Think again. Although the stereotypical introvert may be the one at the party who’s hanging out alone by the food table fiddling with an iPhone, the “social butterfly” can just as easily have an introverted …

4 Japanese Wellness Tips Inspired by the Modern-Day Geisha

Steeped in tradition and ancient Japanese beauty rituals, the image of the geisha (and by the way, there are still thousands currently practicing in …

These Easy Cheesecake Cookies Will Win the Cookie Swap

Creamy Cheesecake Cookies<p>Makes 24 cookies<p>1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour <br>1/2 teaspoon baking powder <br>1/2 teaspoon baking soda <br>1/4 teaspoon salt <br>1/2 cup …

Dessert

Science says kids who become successful have parents who teach them 8 things

All the extremely successful people I know — and all the great leaders I know — are exceptionally good at persuading other people to follow them.<p>(Maybe that's why Mark Cuban says knowing how to sell is the one skill everyone needs to be successful.)<p>But being persuasive doesn't mean you have to …

Self-improvement

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10 Topics You Should Probably Avoid Talking About While In Bed With Your Partner

There are some things that are just better said outside of the context of pillow talk. Even though it might be tempting to tell them absolutely …

Gandhi on God and Religion: 10 Quotes

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (1869 to 1948), India’s “Father of the Nation,” spearheaded the country’s Freedom Movement for Independence from British …

The Best Websites For Unique Gifts, Stocking Stuffers And More

Find the perfect present for every type of person.<p>Every holiday season we try and get a unique gift for our loved ones. Only to realize that finding super niche and specific gifts is a difficult task. So we panic and retreat back to our old ways, gifting a boring candle, body lotion, or scarf. …