Emma Derbyshire

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Find Out If You Live in One of the Best (or Worst!) Cities for Getting Fit

We’re almost halfway through January, and if you haven’t quiiiiite been as resolute as you may like in keeping that New Year’s resolution thus far, it might not be (totally) all your fault. WalletHub recently surveyed the 100 most populated cities in the US to find out which were the best and the …

Email personalization boosts ROI and redefines campaigns

Open. Click. Buy. It may soon be that easy.<p>Email marketing, once a relatively simple way to communicate and sell products to customers, has matured dramatically. The number of vendors has grown, and the sectors within the email landscape have become increasingly complex. One of these sectors, …

Ask Yourself These 5 Questions Before Buying a Home

Buying a home is a major financial decision. The National Association of Realtors reported that in November 2015, the median sales price of existing …

Real Estate

75 Apps That Will Save You Time as a Busy Professional | Inc.com

When you're constantly multitasking and putting in long days--and who isn't?--the right apps can be a lifesaver. Once you hit on the combination that works for you, your personal and professional lives run more effectively. Suddenly you're less stressed and more productive.<p>Here are some top apps …

Apps

The 5 Best Lip Balms

According to Total Beauty, the average woman reaches for her lip balm anywhere from two to 30 times a day. When you reach for lip balm, you’re …

Makeup

These Are the Weirdest Things Found in Hotel Rooms

Travelodge is the largest independent hotel chain serving the U.K. With 506 locations hosting around 17 million guests a year, people are bound to …

How to Know Your Brand's Content Personality (And Why it Matters)

Ever meet someone who you instantly liked, even though you hardly knew anything about them? Or what about the other way around? Got introduced to someone and felt an irrational feeling of dislike for no apparent reason?<p>Image Credit: Joe D<p>Never underestimate the power of personality and branding.<p>Amy …

5 Times to Tap Your Emergency Fund -- and 5 When You Shouldn't

It's perfectly fine to use it for unexpected medical bills, but unwise to spend it all on a blowout vacation.<p>About 20% of Americans struggle to stick …

10 Money Goals All 30-Somethings Should Have

You are not 29 anymore. It's time to start acting like a grown-up. Aside from doing mature things like ironing your clothes and eating more kale, …

Personal Finance

2016 and Beyond: Technologies and Trends that Will Change the Future of IT

2015 was a wild year in technology advancements and decay, and there is no reason to think that 2016 won’t follow suit…<p>We have seen the biggest tech acquisition in history with Dell snapping up EMC for $67 billion; HP splitting into two companies; Google turning into a subsidiary of Alphabet; and …

Internet of Things

6 things you can buy today to save money tomorrow

Did you know that spending on certain items can actually end up saving you money? That's because they make it easier for us to reduce recurring expenses, such as plastic water bottles or paper towels.<p>Take a look at this list and consider cutting back — many items can help reduce waste, too.<p>Here are …

5 Times It's Okay to Close a Credit Card

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6 Useful Tips to Improve Your iPhone Photography

It is hard to find an iPhone user isn’t somewhat addicted to photography – ranging from ubiquitous selfies and food photos to quite professional …

8 Financial Decisions You'll Never Regret

A new year is here. And even if you've already broken the resolutions you made at the end of the holiday season, it's never too late to make new …

Personal Finance

5 Manicure Mistakes You Didn't Know You Were Making

Just when you thought you'd gotten painting with your nondominant hand down to a somewhat reliable science, here we are to inform you that actually, you're doing it all wrong. Fine, maybe not <i>all</i> wrong—but there's most likely room for improvement. We asked nail artist Alexaundra McCormick (who …

14 Home Decor Splurges That Are Way Cheaper to DIY vs Buy

Whether you just moved into your first apartment or you’re finally committing to that full apartment makeover, it’s easy to go big and treat yo’ self to a bunch of new furniture. Resist this urge. There is nothing more discouraging than having a half-finished kitchen because you just couldn’t say …

15 Web Design Tools to Try in 2016

If you are the owner of a business and website, or you are planning to be in the near future, there are various web design tools that you need to be …

Eight Career Skills You Need To Be Competitive In 2016

The mix of hard and soft skills it takes to get hired change as quickly as business does. Here’s what it will take this year.<p>Good help is hard to find. At least that’s what one-third of hiring managers say, and the talent shortage isn’t just in technical fields. Good sales reps, managers, …

How to Organize Your Closet Like a Pro

<i>By Miranda Agee for Architectural Digest.</i><p>Brantley Photography<p>When it comes to creating glamorous high-end closets, there is one name in the business that insiders keep hush-hush. For the past 15 years, Melanie Charlton, owner of the New York-based closet design company Clos-ette, has been designing …

Michael Jordan

When wedding photographs go wrong - in pictures

Photobombs, animals and unexpected backdrops provide some of the funniest images released by the International Society of Professional Wedding Photographers. Joe Milton, the society’s executive director, estimates that last year alone 20,000 entries were submitted for its quarterly competitions to …

Weddings

The Purpose Of A Brand Framework

Think about NASA. When I say NASA you might think exploration, innovation, ingenuity. NASA means something. It’s not just what NASA does that provides associations—it’s what NASA stands for, what it means. It meant something when we put a man on the moon. It meant something for people who had no …

Customer Experience

Is It Better to Be a Workout Minimalist or Maximalist?

If you were to take a poll of the world’s longest, most lithe bodies on their workout routines, you’d likely find that these women are equally divided among two categories: those deeply devoted to feeling the burn, or the ones who, maddeningly, never seem to put on gym clothes. So it makes sense …

How to Go From Two Incomes to One

Are you planning on taking some time off from work to raise a family — or has your spouse recently lost their job? Living on one income can be …

Personal Finance

4 affordable cities for work-life balance, and 2016 tax moves

Hello, MarketWatchers.<p>The Powerball: A ‘Hail Mary’ investment strategy for the poor<p>Lotteries exist in a lucrative gray area of advertising, commerce …

A minimalist shares 17 tips for decluttering your life

That might be a tall order for many of us, but the truth is, we could do it in bursts and spurts, using a handful of easy-to-follow rules.<p>The other day I wrote about the idea of setting rules instead of goals ... today I want to share a few ideas for rules to help you get decluttered and …