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The potential of behavioural economics: beyond the nudge

Behavioural economics is a revolutionary field. Its champions may not have beheaded any royalty, but they have done the academic equivalent by …

Economics

How to Manage Your Team’s Vacation Requests

There are words that no manager wants to hear from his most valued employees: ‘’I missed the deadline, ‘’ ‘’I’m being wooed by our top competitor, ‘’ or… ‘’I’m planning my vacation.’’<p>Few managers might admit that that last statement can cause the same temporary panic as the first two, but all too …

The Workplace

Price of ice plummets in Sydney as 'legal' ingredients flood Australia

NSW Police drug squad commander, Detective Superintendent Tony Cooke said there is no doubt we have seen a lowering of prices and that tells us there …

Australia

How a Restaurant Tripled Its Profits by Eliminating Tips

Things are working out quite well for Bar Marco, the Pittsburgh restaurant that eliminated tips and put their staff members on salary. In January, co-owner Bobby Fry told Eater that he planned to give his full-time employees a base salary of $35,000 a year, plus healthcare, paid vacation, and 500 …

Employment

Go Backless With 11 Gorgeous Open-Back Wedding Gowns

When it comes to helping you find the perfect wedding dress, we’ve always got your back. And right now we’re taking that in a more literal direction. With open-back and illusion-back styles majorly trending, this gorgeous look is inspiring modern brides everywhere to go non-traditional on the big …

Weddings

Gwyneth Paltrow “Slightly Offended” By Blake Lively and Reese Witherspoon Comparisons

Their Web sites, Paltrow claims in a new interview, are very different.<p>Yes, <b>Gwyneth Paltrow</b>, <b>Blake Lively</b>, and <b>Reese Witherspoon</b> are all gorgeous, gifted actresses who have somewhat recently launched lifestyle Web sites. But that is where the comparisons end, Paltrow claims in a new conversation with</i> …

Blake Lively

How To Make Sure You Never Get Food Poisoning Again

The debilitating illnesses you can get from eating contaminated foods are pretty unpleasant -- the 48 million people affected with food poisoning per year can attest to that. Food poisoning is universally dreaded, especially considering the number of outbreaks per year, but it's also relatively …

Environmental Health

Victoria Beckham Talks Fashion, Family At 92Y With Fern Mallis

Victoria Beckham had a packed house in stitches at the 92nd Street Y in New York City Wednesday night, where she took to the stage with fashion exec Fern Mallis. The hour-long conversation ran the gamut from her Spice Girls audition (she sang "Mein Herr" from <i>Cabaret</i>—"a bit dramatic, but it got me …

Victoria Beckham

Australian real estate at risk of sharp falls: OECD

Australia's property markets are at risk of a "sharp correction" according to the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development.<p>The …

Real Estate

4 Reasons Managers Should Spend More Time on Coaching

Steven Moore for HBR<p>There are managers who coach and managers who don’t. Leaders in the latter category are not necessarily bad managers, but they are neglecting an effective tool to develop talent. We’ve been researching managers who coach and what distinguishes them. What has stood out in our …

Management

Malaysia's jungle death camps reveal grim discoveries

The scene described by journalists taken to the camps along Malaysia's northern border with Thailand by police has shocked many Malaysians.<p>"People …

North Africa

Samsung is developing denser batteries and slimmer camera sensors, to be released by 2017

Samsung has just announced its plans to develop “denser” batteries and thinner camera sensors that will supposedly make their way to smartphones by the year 2017. While that may seem quite far off, the wait will likely be worth it. If Samsung accomplishes what it wants to with these plans, …

Phones

12 Celebrity Engagement Rings That Are Worth More Than a Small Island

That is some BLING, baby.<p>Another day, another engagement. At least that's what it feels like, anyway. From Facebook posts to celebrity engagement 'grams, the world is full of wonder and love and—BLING. For real, have you seen the size of some of these rocks? Take a look at some of the rings that …

Jennifer Aniston

The rise of Taylor Swift to Forbes powerful woman

How did the pop princess earn her place as one of the world's most powerful women?<p>Forbes announced today that Taylor Swift has entered at number 64 of the World’s 100 Most Powerful Women list. With five platinum albums in nine years, and seven Grammys under her belt, it's unsurprising that the …

Sienna Miller Looks Royal in Blue

<b>Who:</b> Sienna Miller<p><b>Where:</b> The premiere of “La Glace et Le Ciel” and the Cannes Closing Ceremony.<p><b>When:</b> Sunday, May 24th<p><b>What:</b> The star paired a Gucci periwinkle blue leather bodice with a coordinating lace skirt, peach belt, and Atelier Swarovski earrings.<p><b>Why:</b> After sporting non-stop jaw-dropping …

Articles about 10 tiny bedrooms on Dwell.com - Dwell

Though the craze for vans and airstreams has officially spread like a wildfire, it's nothing new for Dwell—as we've always been...<p>Beautiful things can come in small packages.<p>Tiny houses are spreading like proverbial wildfires across the world—and probably because it really just makes sense.<p>Discover …

Home Ownership

The story of Charlie Charlie, the 'demonic' teen game overtaking the internet

Step 1: Open your Vine and get the camera rolling. (If you don't have Vine, you ARE too old for this.)<p>Step 2: Draw an X on a piece of paper.<p>Step 3: …

Dominican Republic

Cressida Bonas: Pre and Post Prince Harry

From actress to potential princess and back again, British It girl Cressida Bonas always gets it right when it comes to style. See her best red carpet and off-duty looks here.

What Work Will Look Like In 2025

The experts weigh in on the future of work a decade from now.<p>Anyone who grew up with the notion that we’d all have jet packs and robot housekeepers by 2015 knows that predicting the future is a risky business. But as technology continues to develop and various trends, demographic shifts, and other …

Computer Science