Elizabeth Beaver

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18 Gmail settings that will change how you think about your inbox

Make your inbox more efficient and effective with these easily overlooked options.<p>When it comes to managing email, you need every advantage you can get.<p>Google recognizes this. The company has packed Gmail with dozens of advanced options that can save you time and add powerful possibilities into …

24 Jokes That Will Make You Laugh, Then Immediately Say "Oh No"

It's okay, me too.

Woman Spent Months Feeding Stray Dog — Then He Disappeared

She never forgot about him — and had the best surprise for him when they were finally reunited ❤️<p>After Laura Sissoko moved into her new woodworking …

25 Easy Family Meals That Cost Just $5 to Prep

When it comes to planning out dinner options for your family, the task can sometimes be a bit daunting — and expensive. If you want to make sure you have a variety of meals in rotation that are healthy and easy to make, kid-approved, and budget-friendly, we've got you covered. These 25 easy recipes …

21 Details From Marvel Movies That’ll Make You Say, “How Did I Not Notice That?”

Captain America's shield in Iron Man is just the start...

14 Netflix Series And Movies That Will Totally @#$%&! You Up

If Black Mirror wasn't enough for you, here are some picks with more nightmares, disturbing visions, and very weird plots.<p><i>This post was translated from Portuguese.</i>

Sarah Huckabee Sanders attacks John Lewis, knows nothing about the civil rights movement

<b>Martin Luther King Jr., his wife Coretta (right) and John Lewis (far right), lead a march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama, March 1965 (AP)</b><p>The press secretary seemed to have no idea the Georgia representative was a civil rights hero<p>Nicole Karlis<p>December 7, 2017 11:29pm (UTC)<p>President Donald …

Black History

These Are the 66 Best Documentaries of All Time

What makes a documentary “important”? What makes it worth referencing, or remembering, or even watching in the first place? Why, in this time of seemingly perpetual sociopolitical strife, would we veer away from the vaunted, glorious escapism of big feature films and go see something small and …

Sony Pictures

Tired, frozen, beaten: image of Captain Scott’s expedition that foretold a tragedy

As a photograph from the ill-starred race to the South Pole goes to auction this week, we look at the reasons for the sad failure of Scott’s men to return<p>The photograph is still one of the most poignant ever taken. Captain Robert Falcon Scott, surrounded by four colleagues, poses at the South Pole, …

Glaciers

‘Learning to live’: why sophrology is the new mindfulness

Feeling stressed, anxious, burnt out? Time to pause Headspace and allow us to introduce a technique from the 1960s instead<p>We have welcomed mindfulness so wholeheartedly into our collective wellbeing consciousness that there are now more than 1,300 mindful apps to choose from. In busy cities, you’re …

Mindfulness

13 Science-Backed Signs You're Smarter Than You Realise

Don't underestimate yourself.<p>Everyone wants to be humble. Who me, smart? Nah, I'm just a good test-taker.<p>And anyway, it's kind of crass to go around …

Psychology

This 150 Year-Old Letter Shows Exactly How Exceptional Bosses Make Their Employees Feel

Motivated? Sure. Inspired? Absolutely. But just as General Grant did for Sherman, there's another way every employee should feel.<p>In late 1864 Union General William T. Sherman marched into Atlanta, crippling the southern war economy. The practical effect was massive but so was the psychological …

Ulysses S. Grant

9 ways to make people like you without saying a word

Becoming more likable is easier than you think.<p>There's lots of research on the traits and behaviors that make people likable — that have nothing to do with what they're saying.<p>Below, Business Insider has rounded up some of the most fascinating pieces of research on the best ways to make friends and …

Self-improvement

26 time-management tricks I wish I'd known at 20

Time-management skills can take a while to learn.<p>Étienne Garbugli, a Montreal-based product and marketing consultant, the author of "Lean B2B: Build Products Businesses Want," and the creator of a course to help entrepreneurs find their target market, distilled the lessons he wishes he'd known when …

Time Management

'How Should I Answer: What Is Your Greatest Weakness?' There's Really Only 1 Way

When it comes to this age-old interview question, don't hate the player or the game. Instead, do this.<p>It's the question millions of job applicants hear on a daily basis:<p>What is your greatest weakness?<p>If you're like most people, you hate this question. Maybe you feel it's completely lame, and so is …

8 Actions You Can Take to Be Happier at Work Without Changing Jobs

Tidying up your perspective and habits goes a long way toward preventing the stresses that plague modern life.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Regardless where you choose to work there will always be ups and downs. Sometimes the unfortunate happens, and that's okay. The …

UC Berkeley

Mindfulness Matters: how to spot mental health issues in yourself and others

In recent years, the issues around mental health have come to the fore, with many suffering in silence despite help being available in many forms. …

5 Ways to Help Others Without Getting Sucked into Their Drama

Leaders naturally want to solve problems and help others. Here are 5 things to remember so you don't sacrifice yourself.<p>Anyone that serves as a leader, on in the role of a consultant, coach, or trusted advisor, is vulnerable to personalizing or internalizing other people's challenges. It's often …

How to plan your most productive workday *ever*

Six o’clock rolls around and with a little luck (and a whole lot of hustle) you’ve decluttered your inbox, hosted a killer brainstorm session with …

Time Management

What’s Coming to Netflix, Hulu and Amazon Prime in November 2017

November may mean the end of Halloween, but that doesn’t mean that the creepy fun has to end as Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon continue to add some freaky …

Entertainment

The ultimate guide to learning anything faster

<i>“If only I learned about investing when I was still in my early twenties…”</i><p>If only.<p>For many of us, there are more things we want to learn than we have time.<p>As information becomes more readily accesible online, the number of things we want to learn is only continuing to increase. And the only …

Self-improvement

5 Time-Wasting Habits That Limit Your Potential

In order to get ahead in life and in your career, you need to learn to value your time.<p>There are a couple names that will show up in my inbox once a month. It's guaranteed that they'll ask if I want to chat over dinner, a drink, and make it look as if they're trying to do business.<p>Anyone that knows …

How to win an argument, even when you're wrong

I taught him a technique that I have found incredibly powerful. So powerful, you can even use it to great effect, with evil intent.<p>I'm not suggesting that you'd do this, but I do love a good debate. It's possible there may have been times, at a dinner party or two, where I've used this approach to …

Biden encourages 2012 foe Romney to run for the Senate

At donor conference, Biden also repeats his criticisms of Hillary Clinton's failed presidential bid<p>DEER VALLEY, UTAH — Mitt Romney is getting encouragement to run for Senate in 2018 from an unlikely source: Joe Biden.<p>During a closed-door appearance with Romney here on Friday evening, Biden said …

3 Easy Ways to Create Your Happy Place at Home

Every home should have a happy place. Whether it's your reading nook, a meditation room, or a little creativity hub, you deserve a spot that's …

Living Rooms

Atty. Gen. Jeff Sessions faces scrutiny for alleged third meeting with Russian ambassador

Former FBI Director James B. Comey told senators at a closed-door briefing that the FBI was examining whether Atty. Gen. Jeff Sessions had a third, undisclosed discussion with a senior Russian diplomat at a Washington hotel last year.<p>The information indicated that Sessions may have had a private …

6 Tips to Crushing Your Deadlines

How to cross more off your to-do list every day.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>A lot of us are usually overcome with excitement at the prospect of a new job or taking on a new challenge. Unfortunately, the novelty does not last very long when we get hit with wave after …

Time Management

11 Brilliant Resume Tricks That Worked

A mildly terrifying, but true, reality: A hiring manager spends 15 to 30 seconds, maximum, looking at your resume before deciding whether it belongs …

Just 21 Of The Best Documentaries You Can Watch On Netflix Right Now

There's seriously something for everyone.

10 Bedtime Rituals That Help You Reflect, Relax, Sleep and Succeed

The better you sleep at night, the better chance you have succeeding during the day.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What you do before bed has a significant impact on what your subconscious mulls over while you sleep, and on your mental state when you wake up the next …

Sleep