Being instantly likable isn’t rocket science, but this checklist takes practice to master in the short space of a first impression. What’s the point of networking if not to get other people to like you?
The average person makes about 35,000 decisions every day—from choosing an outfit to deciding which seat to take at a meeting. In fact, we make 200 judgments each day about food alone. But research shows
Bogus news has been around a lot longer than real news. And it’s left a lot of destruction behind. The fake news hit Trent, Italy, on Easter Sunday, 1475. A 2 ½-year-old child named Simonino had gone and
Electroconvulsive therapy is far more beneficial—and banal—than its torturous reputation suggests. For a boy who needs routine, this day is off to a bad start. It’s early, just before 8 a.m., and unseasonably
"I keep seeing my neighbor's pool in winter, just an empty bowl of dusty blue tiles. Imagine standing in the middle of that, when suddenly, the pool fills up. In an instant, you're drowning." This post
It's unthinkable, and it's definitely unspeakable, but women all over the world are coming forward to say it: I regret having my children. Here's the thing about realizing that you shouldn't have had says
When it comes to communication, we all tend to think we're pretty good at it. Truth is, even those of us who are good communicators aren't nearly as good as we think we are. This overestimation of our
It didn't make our relationship divorce-proof, but it did make me more confident. Three years ago I had sex every single day, for one whole year. To answer the most popular questions I've been asked since:
So many people today are aching for love. Almost every conversation I have about dreams, goals, failure, and success threads back to the essential need for people to feel and experience love. I'm sure
We all like to be around people who are extremely charismatic. (And while you might not think so, charisma can definitely be developed.) We all like to be around people who are extremely likable. (With
...And how to work on sustaining a happy, healthy one. What makes some couples go the distance, while other romances fizzle out before they’ve even gotten off the ground? Below, relationship experts share
We asked experts how women who report not feeling anything during sex can troubleshoot the issue. They explained that the human body is not a vending machine—it's more like a non-player character in a
by guest blogger Pam Fullerton, psychotherapist and writer In my last article, I touched upon loneliness in marriage. When I married my husband as a young person of 28, I never thought that I would experience
Read this before it's too late. According to renowned marriage therapist John Gottman, there are four behaviors that can reliably predict the end of a marriage -- and you're probably guilty of them. For
Illustrated by Anna Sudit. "Depression," Eva Recinos tells me, "is the third wheel in my relationship." Recinos has been with her boyfriend for three-and-a-half years and lived with him for one-and-a-half.
Easy fitness plans you can follow without leaving your apartment. Nothing kills your exercise motivation faster than a roomful of witnesses at the scene of your Not Nailing That Yoga Pose. But that's workout
You can still feel angry about their decisions, but a mature adult chooses to handle that anger in a constructive manner so that they can experience personal growth and see the relationship ultimately
This story first appeared on The Muse, a Web destination with exciting job opportunities and expert career advice. When it comes to to succeeding in the workplace, a college degree isn't necessarily enough.
The music legend made a surprise appearance with James Brown and Michael Jackson, dominated the Super Bowl, and wowed audiences at his last shows Prince’s 1978 debut album, For You, gave him a reputation
"I wanted that baby. But there was just 100-percent chance he would die." In the past five years, state governments passed more restrictions on abortion access than they had in the entire previous decade.
There’s no shortage of advice out there claiming to make you better, but mindfulness meditation is the rare, research-proven technique that boosts your performance by physically altering your brain. Researchers
Shiva is one chill deity. He's one of the three major gods in the Hindu religion. And he has a penchant for pot. "Shiva loves marijuana. So we come to share Shiva's prasad [offerings] with everyone else,"