Kolene Evans

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20 Simple Habits That Will Make You Happier

I am fascinated with the habits that affect happiness, health, productivity and success. I read everything I can get my hands on related to these …

Happiness

4 soft skills LinkedIn says are most likely to get you hired in 2018 — and the online courses to get them

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Project Management

Skillet Chicken with Pancetta, Torn Olives & Caramelized Lemons Recipe on Food52

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> This is one of those small effort, huge reward dishes that we all need more of in …

mashed potatoes

I Finally Figured Out How to Make the Crispiest, Crunchiest Chickpeas—And They’re Seriously Good on Everything

Crispy chickpeas are one of those things you either need to nail, or it’s a total disappointment. <i>Almost</i> crispy chickpeas just don’t cut it. In my …

Country Lifestyle

10 ways to have a better conversation

When your job hinges on how well you talk to people, you learn a lot about how to have conversations -- and that most of us don't converse very well. …

APIs
Wellness
Wellness

Blueberry Beet Pancakes (Vegan)

This recipe is a riff on my favorite vegan oatmeal pancakes, they're accented with blueberries, and boosted with beet juice. The beet juice is what …

Tagliarini with Asparagus and Herbs

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> From Ruth Rogers of River Café London: Thirty Years of Recipes and the Story of a …

Italian Food

20 Paleo Chicken Recipes to Break You Out of Your Dinner Rut

When you’re eating Paleo, it can be easy to slide into a rut. Skinless, boneless chicken breast with broccoli is quick and easy, but <i>ugh</i>, it’s so …

Cooking

Stop Ending Your Speeches with 'Any Questions' and End With This Instead

Don't let your audience decide how you're going to end your presentation<p>You have a big presentation to make to your client, your funders or your boss. You've spent hours developing a deck that's concise, crisp and visually stunning. You've practiced the delivery so that you speak with clarity, calm …

Public Speaking

10 Habits of Irresistible People

• Popsugar<br>• Living<br>• Personality<p>Things Irresistible People Do<p>10 Habits of Irresistible People<p>Shares<p>We've all met this type of person who attracts everybody …

Self-help

Suzy Welch: What to say when an interviewer says, 'Describe yourself in 3 words'

You want to present yourself as a seasoned, well-rounded candidate for a job, so describing yourself to an interviewer in just three words may be a …

Employment

Want to Avoid Hiring People You Can't Trust Later? Ask These 5 Powerful Interview Questions

Warren Buffett famously said that you should interview for intelligence, energy, and integrity. And if they don't have the last one, don't bother.<p>Are you a hiring manager or a person who conducts interviews as part of your job? Well, if you're not employing the science of behavioral interviewing in …

Employment

I have sex every day — here are 8 reasons why you should give it shot

Let's be honest, sex is generally pretty great. At least personally, I've always thought that sex is great and I've loved experiencing it with different people. But I've never gotten serious enough with someone to live together and have the option of having sex every day — until now.<p>My boyfriend …

Time I

13 things that will happen when you ‘level-up’ as a person

Every next level of life will demand a different you. — Leonardo DiCaprio<p>According to meta-analytic data, confidence isn’t what leads to success. …

Self-improvement

10 Employee Wellness Ideas That Will Help You Attract Top Talent

Photo credit: Shutterstock Employee wellness is sometimes thought of as a nice-to-have rather than a must-have — something you worry about when you …

Recipe: Roasted Carrot and Chickpea Salad — Salad Recipes

You know that bag of carrots sitting in the corner of your fridge? The ones you keep there as a backup vegetable to have on hand just in case because …

Carrots

Herby Green Tahini Is Pesto's Creamy, Nutty, Smoky Cousin

3-Ingredient Green Tahini Sauce<p>Makes about 1/2 cup<p>1/2 cup packed fresh herbs, such as parsley, basil, mint, cilantro, dill, or chives <br>1/4 cup …

Pesto

Recipe: Vietnamese-Style Chicken & Noodle Salad — Salad Recipes

One of the tricks to making a salad you'd totally eat for dinner is to riff on something you already consider hearty and filling. That's the thinking …

Cooking

Victoria Beckham’s Dermatologist Recommends This $5 Drugstore Face Wash

Though it’s easy to assume that the beauty shelves of celebrities like <b>Kim Kardashian</b> and <b>Victoria Beckham</b> are jam-packed with high-end, pricey …

Skin Care

A Healthy Gut Is the Secret to Better Sleep, Clear Skin, and Less Stress

They don’t call it the “second brain” for nothing. The gut microbiome, which consists of no less than 100 trillion bacteria, affects everything from skin health and sex drive to energy levels and hormone balance. How, exactly? The gut has its own nervous system called the enteric nervous system …

Wellness

7 Ways to Get People To Like You From an FBI Behavior Expert

Meeting new people can be awkward. What should you say? How can you make a good impression? How do you keep a conversation going?<p>Research shows …

Self-help

11 Common Steak Mistakes (And How To Fix Them)

Finally get that perfect sear.

BBQ

15 Chicken Breast Recipes for Busy Weeknights — Recipes from The Kitchn

Chicken breast is a solid staple on the weeknight dinner table, and for good reason: It's quick to prepare and endlessly adaptable. These 15 recipes …

Cooking

Root Beer Pork Chops Recipe

"These are great for outdoor grilling. Simple and very tasty. The glaze at the end gives them a lot of concentrated flavor."<p>Ingredients<p>4 (1-inch …

Cooking

6 Things Bad Bosses Always Fear (but Great Leaders Always Do)

It could mean the difference between success and failure.<p>Peter Drucker famously said: "Culture eats strategy for breakfast."<p>The quote was actually attributed to him and made famous in 2006 by Mark Fields, chief executive at Ford. Twelve years later, it's corporate-speak for purpose-led and …

Leadership

When You Start a New Job, Pay Attention to These 5 Aspects of Company Culture

When you join an organization, you have a short window of time to adapt to its culture. It’s the old 90-day rule. And we know too many talented individuals who have stumbled in their new company because they failed to read the cultural tea leaves. This happens because most organizations don’t …

Management

Mom Buys A Shoe Caddy, And Transforms It Into Something That I Must Have

While most of us use a shoe caddy to store shoes, it turns out that it can be used for a variety of purposes. It’s a great tool to save space around …

Google Increased New Employee Productivity by 25 Percent With 1 Email. Here's What You Need to Know

Yet another example of when 'back to the basics' is great advice.<p>Onboarding, a term used to describe the period between job offer acceptance and assimilation (anywhere from 30 days to a year depending on the organization), is a critical time for new employees. Not only do they have to tackle a …

Employment