Erin Gordon

27 Flips | 1 Magazine | 3 Followers | @ErinGordon2015 | Keep up with Erin Gordon on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Erin Gordon”

Preventing Mom Meltdowns

As mothers, we know how to keep our kids from dissolving into a tantrum: Not overscheduling them, getting little ones down for naps on time, keeping a regular bedtime, and making sure they are well fed. If we do our best to stick to these habits, it's more likely that meltdowns will be kept to a …

'The worst storm in retail history' is heading straight for Walmart, Kroger, and Whole Foods

Aldi and Lidl have upended the UK grocery market over the past several years by sending the nation's largest supermarkets into a crippling price war that has dented profits, triggered layoffs, and sent the companies' share prices tumbling, The Wall Street Journal reports.<p>The CEO of Asda, the UK's …

Aldi

What We Really Want -- And Almost Never Get: The Secret Desire That Makes or Breaks Relationships

Most couples come to see me to learn better communication skills, or at least that's what they say in the first session. But what gets described as communication problems are usually, in fact, listening problems. Truth is, we're not very good listeners; we don't know (and are not taught) how to …

Communication Skills

5 Core Workouts for Stronger Running

A strong core will help you hold proper running form longer.<p><i>Zach asks: I don't know that I'm what you'd call a beginner, but I think I am. I was just wondering if you could recommend some strength and core training for me? I've always neglected this part of fitness because I hate going to the gym,</i> …

1. Amazon Will Finally Face Its Match/Matches

“While Amazon still clearly rules the digital shopping roost, other retailers are finally getting their digital businesses in order such that shoppers don’t always have to think Amazon first,” writes Wendy Liebmann, CEO of WSL Strategic Retail in her report, “Trends From the Edge.”<p>Mass-market …

The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

<b>1. Upworthy's co-founder Peter Koechley has apologized for the clickbait "monster" his site unleashed on the internet.</b> He spoke about how Upworthy is saying goodbye to its clickbait headlines and its noble mission to make the world more empathetic.<p><b>2. The US dollar took a huge bite out of Nike's</b> …

Advertising

Study Shows Secret To Managing Millennials Can Be Summed Up In One Word

There’s a famous quote attributed to F. Scott Fitzgerald: “The rich are different from you and me.” For a generation of older managers, a similar sentiment could apply to their understanding of Millennials in the workforce. They’re just somehow different. They want different things, they’re …

How Do You Know If You're in Love?

How do you know if you’re love?<p>The answer can change so much about your life, from how you interact with a current (or potential) partner to how you …

Love

22 Creative Workspace Ideas for Couples

Whether you and your partner both work from home or you’re constantly battling for space in one home office, creating a workspace that works for two can be a challenge. It isn’t all pretty coffee mugs and matching Macs — you both need a functional, comfy and inspiring space to get your work done. …

How to be a 'New Old-fashioned Parent'

Fed up with noisy children spoiling her coffee, Liat Hughes Joshi began to wonder how previous generations tackled the problem – and the concept of New Old-fashioned Parenting was born<p>For the third time in a week, my attempts at a vaguely peaceful coffee out are being thwarted by small children …

Surprising Relationship Advice From Divorce Lawyers

Who better to offer marriage advice than those who contend with the end of it, every singe day? Read on for relationship wisdom bombs from 15 divorce professionals who collectively share hundreds of years of experience helping couples end their marriages. Oh, and Happy Valentine’s Day!<p>“Be true to …

A List of 12 Best Strength Training Exercises for Runners

10-minute strength training routine for runners to build a stronger body that is less prone to injuries.<p>As a runner, you need a strong lower body and …

Paddle Against The Flow

Drawing on its decade-long history covering a broad range of counterculture, London-based Huck Magazine recently took stock of the greatest nuggets of wisdom from leading wave-makers who have graced the publication's pages. The result is "Paddle Against The Flow," a 152-page hardcover packed with …

Blood type can affect brain function

<b>(Axente Vlad via Shutterstock)</b><p>A new study finds that people with AB blood type are at higher risk for age-related cognitive decline<p>Andrea Anderson • Victoria Stern<p>February 8, 2015 9:00pm (UTC)<p>This article was originally published by Scientific American.<p>Blood type may affect brain function as we …

The Brain

Complaining, for Your Health

The mental and physical benefits of airing your grievances<p>In his 1964 book <i>Games People Play</i>, psychiatrist Eric Berne describes what he calls the “Yes, but” communication pattern: First, one person states a problem. Next, another person responds by offering suggestions on how to solve it. The first …

Brian Williams: Personal branding got in the way of the news

On Saturday, "NBC Nightly News" anchor Brian Williams announced that he would be temporarily vacating his chair because his personal brand recently came in direct and injurious contact with his professional obligations.<p>This is not, of course, what he said. He said he was stepping away because "it …

Harper Lee: a late twist in the tale of an adored writer | profile

Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mocking Bird has been acclaimed and loved for more than half a century. The news that she is about to publish a sequel has electrified the literary world<p>Harper Lee is perhaps the only writer for whom the phrase “one-hit wonder” has always been used in veneration rather than …

Literature

4 characteristics of a category-defining company

<i>This article is part of DBA, a new series on Mashable about running a business that features insights from leaders in entrepreneurship, venture</i> …

Build a Website – Website Builder

Look like an expert right from the start.<p>Our award-winning templates are the most beautiful way to present your ideas online. Stand out with a …

Why Fashion Brands Now Love Old People

New Arrivals<p><i>GQ</i>’s editors pick the freshest menswear, sneakers, watches and more worth your disposable income.<p>19 Photos3 days agoView …

Men's Fashion