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How To Purge Everything You Don't Need From Your Home

Out with the old, in with the new — that’s what ringing in the new year is about, right? And, while that is a good motto for many areas of your life, …

Stop Ending Your Speeches With 'Any Questions' and End With This Instead

Don't let your audience decide how you're going to end your presentation<p>You have a big presentation to make to your client, your funders, or your boss. You've spent hours developing a deck that's concise, crisp, and visually stunning. You've practiced the delivery so that you speak with clarity, …

Public Speaking

The Brain-Boosting Tonic This Neurologist Drinks Every Morning

It may sound like hyperbole, but this morning juice recipe really did change my life. What we do first thing in the morning to feed our bodies can …

Wellness

Only 4% of people can pass this tricky grammar quiz – can you?

"This plurals test is driving the internet crazy"<p>If you're quite proud of your grammar skills then you may want to put that knowledge to the test and …

What To Do When Someone's Mad At You, According To A Psychotherapist

Many of us spend our lives trying to avoid pissing people off. If you think back to some of your biggest decisions, you might find that many of them …

Monotasking is one of the best ways to get things done — here's how to do it

You may think you can do everything right now, but you can't — and you shouldn't.<p>Many studies have shed light on the downside of multitasking—trying to juggle multiple tasks at one time. One often cited study from Stanford University found that people who multitask are more easily distracted, less …

How to get a world-class education for free on the internet

As crucial as a university degree has become for working in the modern economy, it is not the only route forward into a wildly lucrative and satisfying career—just ask famous dropouts Bill Gates, Oprah Winfrey, Michael Dell, Steve Jobs, Mark Zuckerberg.<p>In the future, a single bachelor’s degree in a …

Online Education

Your Korean Beauty Shopping Guide

It's time to update your beauty routine.<p>The influence of Korean beauty products on the UK market has been apparent in recent years and the trend is …

Is Harriet Jacobs The Black Anne Frank?

Some have compared the trials of former slave Harriet Jacobs to those of Anne Frank. Both deserve their own stories be told.<p>Is calling Harriet Ann …

9 Clever Small Space Ideas to Steal from IKEA

The stylists at IKEA decorated this small bedroom in three different ways.<p>(Image credit: IKEA)<p>Here is a confession: I read IKEA catalogs not just to …

Here Are Some Life-Changing Products For Acne Scars And Dark Spots

'4-Hour Workweek' author Tim Ferriss follows a strict morning routine to maximize productivity — and after a week on his schedule, I can see why it works

Tim Ferriss' morning routine is long. If you're the kind of person who needs to ease into the day (my hand is raised), his schedule is probably for you.<p>Ferriss is the bestselling author of "The 4-Hour Workweek," a podcast host, an entrepreneur, and an investor.<p>I followed Ferriss' routine for a …

10 things I learned about life from asking myself a single question

We're often told to live everyday like it's our last. I think that's bad advice.<p>Most of us still have a long way to go, and a good way to make it miserable is through shortsightedness. That said, I do think we can build on the idea.<p>When I'm unsure about how to move forward, I like to ask myself a …

26 "As Seen On TV" Products That Actually Work

I need all of these.

Backstabbers! Republicans betray American taxpayers

While American taxpayers were nestled snug in their beds, congressional Republicans were plotting to pass the second-largest spending increase in a decade.<p>The Republican-controlled Congress voted to raise caps on spending by $300 billion over the next two years. There are some estimates that …

Here's What Introverts Find So Annoying About What Extroverts Think

If you're someone who clearly identifies with being on either side of the personality fence, you know how challenging it can be living and working with people who can be so different from you.<p>Anywhere from a third to half of the population fits the definition of being introverted, meaning these …

Psychology

Here's how to stop an argument with a narcissist from spinning out of control

Narcissists tend to be incapable of something called "object constancy." This means they struggle to have positive feelings at the same time as negative ones.<p>For example, once they are fired up for a fight, they can be incredibly cruel, because all they can comprehend in the moment are feelings of …

This Is The Skincare Routine Dermatologists Swear By For Women Over 30

Whether you’re approaching 30, over 30, or (cough) more than a few years past 30, it’s never a bad time to take another look at your daily skincare …

Want to Raise Successful Kids? 7 Things the Most Successful Parents Do, According to Science

From Jeff Bezos to Sara Blakely and Tony Robbins, here's how the world's most successful people raise their kids.<p>The rich aren't like you and me, F. Scott Fitzgerald wrote almost a century ago. One of the ways that's most obvious today is how they choose to raise their kids.<p>Let's assume that the …

personaldevelopment

Stunner: Google and Uber settle for $245 million stake

Waymo, the self-driving car unit of Google parent Alphabet, stunned a packed courtroom this morning by announcing that it and Uber have settled their …

TV anchors, thriving entrepreneurs and other uber-busy parents tell Moneyish how they REALLY find time to spend an extra half hour with the kids

NY1’s Pat Kiernan and Roger Clark, ‘The Moms Podcast’ and more turn walking to school, making dinner and brushing your teeth into precious moments of …

13 Things Our Parents Told Us When We Were Kids That We Only Understand The Importance Of Now

As kids, we took a lot of the advice our parents gave us and threw it out the window. And that's fine, we were kids. The strange thing is, as you …

Parenting

This Simple Parenting Hack Saved My Sanity

“Sandro, the school bus will be here in three minutes. Please, PLEASE put your shoes on.”<p>“Mom, did you know that the peregrine falcon is the fastest …

Parenting

Bitcoin bubble could be a billion-dollar problem for banks

Bitcoin bets paid for with credit cards could be a problem for the largest credit card issuers.<p>Whereas people bought homes with bank loans before the housing crisis and dot-com stocks on margin during the 1990s tech bubble, most people aren't using borrowed money to buy bitcoin. At least, that's …

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The Senate’s push to overrule the FCC on net neutrality now has 50 votes, Democrats say

Fifty senators have endorsed a legislative measure to override the Federal Communications Commission's recent decision to deregulate the broadband industry, top Democrats said Monday.<p>The tally leaves supporters just one Republican vote shy of the 51 required to pass a Senate resolution of …

Net Neutrality

This Is The Retinol-Infused Oil You Need To Start Using Before Bed

I know that you should never judge a book by its cover, but I’ll be honest, the only reason I initially picked up Sunday Riley’s Luna Sleeping Night …

Serena Williams Writes About The Reality Many Black Mothers Face When Giving Birth

She shared a cute video of her daughter while discussing the serious topic.<p>Serena Williams recently graced the cover of Vogue with her baby girl, Alexis Olympia, and opened up about her traumatic post-delivery experience. And a few days after sharing her story, she wrote a Facebook post.<p>The tennis …

How to ‘unf—k yourself’ at work, in a relationship and in life

‘Unf—k Yourself’ author Gary John Bishop tells Moneyish tips on changing the way you think to live your best life<p>It’s time to unf—-k yourself.<p>Life is …

Science Says the Most Successful Kids Have Parents Who Do These 8 Things

Parenting is tough, and if you're not intentional, much can go wrong in the process.<p>Parenting is tough and if you're not intentional much can go wrong in the process. Here's what researchers say parents should do if they want to raise strong, confident and successful kids.<p>1. Don't complain.<p>Instead, …

Parenting

17 Teachers Who Were 50% Mean And 50% Hilarious

Honestly, these people all deserve a raise.