Erin Gevertz

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A former Navy SEAL commander explains the surprising way he trained his troops to respond to failure

During his deployment in Iraq in 2006, Jocko Willink oversaw about 100 people as the commander of US Navy SEAL Team 3 Task Unit Bruiser.<p>In an episode of his podcast, Willink explained that he developed a habit that could annoy his troops but also serve as a real motivator.<p>From the podcast:<p>"One of …

8 books to read if you want to succeed in business

The truth is that you can never know enough. There is always more to learn, and there are infinite ways you can grow. Whether you're an ambitious entrepreneur, a rising executive or someone just starting out, you can often find the keys to success in a good book.<p>If you're up for the challenge, …

The Ultimate Map Of What To Eat In Italy And Where!

Italy is one incredible country to visit and I’m not going to tell any porky pies by saying otherwise! It’s one of Europe’s most diverse countries, …

11 Gorgeous Walled Cities to Add to Your Bucket List

For many centuries, towns and cities built walls around their perimeters to defend their citizens. Today such fortifications are not necessary, but …

11 Whole30 recipes for the healthy but lazy chef in us all

If your two favorite things are eating healthy and tough love, then Whole30 is definitely the program for you. The month long diet has become a …

14 Easy Lunches That Will Help You Lose Weight

Upgrade your midday meal without packing on the pounds<p>When you’re trying to shed pounds, lunchtime can be a real battle.<p>“Although there doesn’t seem to be anything special about lunch, consuming regular, healthy meals and reducing snacking may promote a healthier body weight,” says Tom Hritz, …

Healthy Eating

8 Websites That Will Change the Way You Book Travel

Photo courtesy Pexels.com<p>These tools are what the pros use to stretch their miles, find deals, and have the best airport experiences possible.<p>For …

LinkedIn's Latest Survey Shows Why Social Selling Is Becoming King

• 30% of companies interviewed predict they will spend more on sales technology in 2016.<br>• LinkedIn found that 90% of top sales professionals are using social selling tools, compared with 71% of overall sales.<br>• 44% of employees of medium-sized companies (100-999 employees) use CRM tools versus only 23% of …

Selling

Science Explains Why You Feel So Bad After A Breakup

When a relationship is over, there's still a part of the brain that keeps love alive.<p>Breaking up is hard to do. Whether you're doing the dumping or getting dumped, chances are you feel pretty upset. And there's a scientific explanation for this, as the Bustle video above details. During a breakup, …

Infographic: What millennials really think at work

Millennials are often accused of being lazy and entitled, <i>and that’s before they’re even working</i>. Once they’re employed, they’re assumed to be job …

10 Mess-Free Recipes for Baked Wings

Skip the fryer.<p>Frying wings is fast, but using this traditional cooking method has its downsides. The biggest, of course, being the searing-hot, …

Sunday Recipe: Make Momofuku's Kimchi at Home

Everyone's guilty at one time or another of over purchasing at the grocery store or the farmers market. Fortunately, simple fermentation techniques developed over thousands of years of human history can help reduce food waste and add an interesting layer of flavor to a home cooked meal.<p>New York …

4 Ways Your Workout Should Change After You Turn 40

There’s no getting around biology: with the passage of time, we all become a little stiffer, squishier, wobblier. But that said, the 40-something you …

5 New Travel Startups That Want to Make Travel Booking Easier in 2016

Online travel is poised to experience interesting, if not big, changes this year.<p>A year ago the thought of TripAdvisor as an online booking threat …

Tourism

20 qualities that all great salespeople share

"Great salespeople are literally the engine of every economy in the world," says Grant Cardone, a sales expert and the author of "Sell or Be Sold: How to Get Your Way in Business and in Life"<i>.</i><p>So how does one become great? We caught up with Cardone, who shared the 20 qualities that he thinks set …

Cook These Dishes On Sunday, And Eat Healthy Meals All Week Long

This week is going to be better.<p>Resolving to eat healthy, home-cooked meals for a whole week is easy to do on Saturday or Sunday when you’re rested and energy is high. But come Tuesday or Wednesday, once you’ve worked a couple of long days and fought to get home during rush hour, that resolve …

Say Goodbye to the Stove with These 25 Summery, No-Cook Appetizers

Two dozen no-cook appetizers. Zero stove time.<p><b>We don't know about you,</b> but here on the East Coast, it is sweltering hot. As in, "never turning on the oven again" hot. Luckily, you don't need to with these 25 no-cook recipes for cool caprese salads, juicy salted and spiced melon, and more.

Cooking

Sweaty Girls, These 23 Beauty Products Will Save Your Summer

Glowing, glistening, shimmering — whatever you want to call it, summertime sweat is a major issue for most of us. It creates unwanted oil slicks, melts makeup and even shortens the life of a blowout (which is basically a disaster for all those warm-weather events coming up). Well, we’re not going …

Makeup