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9 Soups To Make If You're Trying To Lose Weight

They're nutritionist-approved.<p>When it comes to weight loss, soup is your one-pot secret weapon—especially if you’ve just about had it with the whole salad scene.<p>After all, research published in the <i>British Journal of Nutrition</i> shows that, on average, people who get their soup on have lower body …

How to Grow Delicious Herbs in Containers - Organic Gardening

<i>Photo by Getty Images/YinYang</i><p>Herbs make excellent plants to grow in just about any type of container. You can grow one type alone in a pot or mix and …

World’s first “negative emissions” plant turns carbon dioxide into stone

There’s a colorless, odorless, and largely benign gas that humanity just can’t get enough of. We produce 40 trillion kg of carbon dioxide each year, and we’re on track to cross a crucial emissions threshold that will cause global temperature rise to pass the dangerous 2°C limit set by the Paris …

Carbon Dioxide

Trump revels in drama over spat with NFL

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is indulging in his favorite kind of drama — personal, aggressive, culturally volatile and entirely of his …

White House expands travel ban, restricting visitors from eight countries

The Trump administration announced new restrictions Sunday on visitors from eight countries — an expansion of an existing travel ban that has spurred fierce legal debates over security, immigration and discrimination.<p>In announcing the new rules, officials said they are meant to be both tough and …

Immigration

8 toxic habits to give up if you want to be confident and successful

"Fake it till you make it" is a well-worn business cliché for a good reason: Extensive studies show that confidence is highly correlated with …

Trump lawyer talked loudly about Russia probe at DC restaurant with reporter nearby

The lawyer, Ty Cobb, was brought in to professionalize Trump’s legal response to the Russia investigation.<p>If you’re a White House lawyer leading the response to the biggest investigation in the country, it’s probably unwise to loudly dish about your strategy and your colleagues while at a …

Watch Dolly Parton reaction to her fellow celebrities mocking Trump at the Emmys

Dolly Parton appeared on the Emmy Awards show Sunday evening with fellow stars Lily Tomlin and Jane Fonda as they appeared to insult President Donald Trump, but she kept her silence as they continued.<p>What did they say about Trump?<p>The veiled references got a lot of applause from the audience at the …

Hate practicing? This brain hack could help you improve memory and learn faster.

Most tasks get easier with repetition. Whether it’s wrangling data in Excel, public speaking or cramming facts for a big meeting, any sort of tricky …

Here's a list of 100 words scientists really want you to stop misusing

by Science Alert September 18, 2017 Hard Science 16717<p>Signe Dean<p>Words and Science<p>Without language, things between humans would get pretty confusing …

A Practical Guide to Achieving Any Goal and Living Beyond Fear

Life is not meant to be easy.<p>Life is not meant to be easy.<p>There are seemingly infinite constraints (e.g., genetic and environmental) stopping you from being and living as you wish.<p>However, the primary obstacles stopping you from being and living how you want are:<p>The lack of trust you have <i>from</i> …

The women fighting for white male supremacy

“It was women that got Trump elected,” Lana Lokteff, one of the most prominent women in the American alt-right, told an audience earlier this year at an “ideas” conference in Stockholm. White women, she means, but when Lokteff — whose pale skin, long blonde hair, and light blue eyes help make her a …

Robots will soon do your taxes and your bookkeeper is cool with that

Up until about ten years ago, choosing a career in accountancy was considered a safe bet. It came with a decent salary, plenty of job opportunities and all sorts of benefits. Robots were still a distant reality. Something to worry about for blue-collar workers, maybe, but in no way threatening to …

Amazon Is Testing One-Hour Delivery at London Fashion Week

Amazon has partnered with the designer Nicola Formichetti to get London Fashion Week’s styles to Londoners’ doorsteps within an hour. The partnership …

It’s over: China’s biggest bitcoin exchanges will halt all trading services for local customers

The last hope for digital-currency trading in China is dead.<p>China’s two largest bitcoin exchanges, Huobi and OKCoin, said on Saturday (Sept. 16) that they will halt all trading services for local customers. It’s an about-face from their statements just a day earlier, in which the two companies said …

Cryptocurrency

Canada flagged as hidden $14 trillion credit bubble stokes global crisis fears

The world’s top financial watchdog has uncovered US$14 trillion of global dollar debt hidden in derivatives and swap contracts, a startling sum that …

'Silent Start': The Brilliant (and Surprising) Meeting Method I Learned From Amazon's Jeff Bezos

Why giving your meetings a "silent start" can help brilliant ideas emerge.<p>We've all been there: wasting precious time in a meeting that is headed nowhere fast.<p>There are lots of reasons this happens, but often it comes down to a lack of preparation. Think about it: You can send an agenda in advance, …

How The Trump Nightmare Ends

A scenario that becomes more likely by the day.<p>I don’t have a crystal ball, but I find the following scenario increasingly plausible. Let me begin by giving away the punch-line: When Robert Mueller’s report comes out, the Republican leadership will quickly huddle, and tell Trump that he needs to …

Donald Trump

9 Surprising Signs You May Be Smarter Than Average

Researchers found that a higher IQ score could be an indicator of some curious behaviors.<p>Conventional wisdom may point to smart people having advanced levels of cognition, creativity, or emotional intelligence, but if you ever wondered whether you belong with the brainy bunch, these nine signs may …

Humanity

How to Increase the ROI on Your SEM Campaigns Using Google AdWords

Why the Best SEM Marketers Are Data Scientists (and How You Can Be, Too)<p>These days, with search engines constantly changing and updating their algorithms, trying to uncover the secrets of the right marketing approach can feel like a complete mystery. It's important to review your search engine …

Reach Audience First; Then Measure Results; Then Allocate $

According to a new study from Kantar Millward Brown, <i>Getting Media Right</i>, published on Marketing Charts, more than three-quarters of survey …

How Much Should I Spend On Facebook Ads?

This column is authored by Digital Marketing Consultant, Logan Mayville “HowThe post How Much Should I Spend On Facebook Ads? appeared first on …

Marketing

How to Use Facebook Video Ads to Move People Through Your Sales Funnel

Are you using video in your Facebook ad campaigns? Wondering how video can best move people through your sales funnel? In this article, you’ll learn …

Marketing

How Logistics Firms Can Improve Container Management Process to Drive in Higher Revenues?

This column is authored by Lucy Kaith, IT Consultant, GatewayThe post How Logistics Firms Can Improve Container Management Process to Drive in Higher …

Why Getting Too Little Sleep Could Lead To Risky Decision Making

The list of physical and mental problems that we know come from sleeping too little is getting longer. A new study suggests another: shorting ourselves on sleep may lead to making riskier decisions, and we may not even realize we’re doing it.<p>The study observed a group of participants, ages 18-28, …

Psychology

B2B Commerce: 4 Ways to Stay Competitive

Free-Photos / Pixabay<p>Forrester Research’s new report, “The Forrester Wave™: B2B Commerce Suites For Midsize Organizations, Q3 2017”, explores the …

Want a Happy Marriage? Do This 1 Thing, According to a Clinical Psychologist

It won't be easy, but it will be worth it.<p>You already know that a strong marriage can be an important boost to your career. But are you wondering if your own union is as solid as it could be? Is there something you can do to make a new marriage last or an already-pretty-good marriage even …

Three CIO survival lessons: 'Step up or step aside'

New research from Deloitte sheds light on essential advice that Chief Information Officers need to survive and thrive in these turbulent times.<p><i>The</i> …

What to Do When Everyone's Overworked--And There's a Lot More Work

It's great to be busy, but not if your team burns out.<p>The pressure's on. You've just signed five new clients. You've received the largest order in the company's history. You're launching a brand new product line. Whatever it may be, everyone in the office is working around the clock. And it's clear …

Employment