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An 80-Year Harvard Study Says This 1 Thing Will Make You Happier and Healthier

Our lives depend on our relationships. From the moment we're born, we rely on others to help raise us, nurture us, care for us. No matter how independent or self-reliant we become, we will always accomplish more with the help of others.<p>But achievements are only the beginning.<p>Robert Waldinger is a …

Happiness

10 Simple Phrases Emotionally Intelligent People Know How to Use

Each of these phrases will help you make emotions work for you, instead of against you.<p>As humans, we're emotional creatures. We may use logic and intelligence to help us figure out what to do, but if our feelings and emotions aren't engaged, we won't be motivated to do it. In contrast, those same …

What Is Employee 'Ghosting'? How Companies Created Their Own Worst Nightmare

Employers have been 'ghosting' workers for years; now the tables have turned. Here's how to improve the situation.<p>Over the weekend, LinkedIn published a fascinating story on what has become many companies' newest nightmare: employee "ghosting."<p>"In fields ranging from food service to finance, …

Author who studies millionaires: 240 minutes a day separates the rich from everyone else

There are 1,440 minutes in each day. That is the one common denominator we all share. With respect to time, we are all on equal footing. And most …

The most important books for economists aren’t academic ones

As a researcher, I study how economic theory can be used to promote development. Like most economists, I’m fascinated by the complex problems the discipline tries to solve. As the daughter of a literature professor, I also grew up listening to stories. There is an important link between the two …

24 life skills every adult should master before turning 30

There’s no handbook for adult life.<p>Somehow you’re just supposed to know that you should have more money coming in than going out and you shouldn’t …

Self-improvement

Designer Spends a Year Creating Logos That Subtly Reveal the Meaning of Words

Art director Daniel Carlmatz looks at language as more than just words on a page. For one year (November 2016 to November 2017), the Swedish creative challenged himself to visual wordplay by turning otherwise ordinary terms into playful logos. He did so by manipulating letterforms and incorporating …

Graphic Design

10 Ways You Might Be Giving Other People Too Much Power Over Your Life Without Even Realizing It

You only have so much time and energy. Don't let people take it from you.<p>A few years ago, I wrote a book called <i>13 Things Mentally Strong People Don't Do</i>. I've received thousands of emails over the years from readers telling me which "thing" they struggled with the most. The struggle people seem to …

Why I criticize candidates during job interviews (and you should, too)

Successful teams in an “agile” workplace share a common trait: They don’t just fail fast, they fail forward.<p>This means no one points fingers when an objective isn’t reached, or a new feature doesn’t function as planned. Teams that react to failure by lifting themselves up and moving forward with …

18 small changes you can make every day to lose weight

Losing weight may seem like a daunting process that requires long workouts and carefully planned meals. Although those things certainly play a big …

I've studied happiness for years — here are the 12 best pieces of advice I'm giving my daughter

"Drift" is the decision we make by not deciding, or by making a decision that unleashes consequences for which we don't take responsibility.<p>You go to medical school because both your parents are doctors. You get married because all your friends are getting married. You take a job because someone …

Here's Why Killing Yourself With Cardio is the Wrong Way to Get in Shape

Want to look better? Forget about the gym.<p>If getting in better shape is something you'd like to do, know this: You'll make more of a dent watching what you eat as opposed to trying to burn calories doing cardio. It's because a person burns roughly 100 calories running one mile, and since you need …

As Queen Elizabeth II turns 92, these photos show the making of modern history

Britain’s longest-ever ruling monarch, Queen Elizabeth II, turns 92 today (April 21). Living through the terms of 21 UK prime ministers and 16 US presidents, she has reigned for 65 years as one constant in a world that has enormous change.<p>Through photos from the year she was born to present day, …

Want to Be the Most Interesting Person in Any Conversation? Experts Say These 5 Techniques Will Work

Whether you're a social butterfly or a total introvert, it doesn't matter. These techniques will help you shine in any conversation.<p>You walk into a room at a social event where people are mingling and networking near the bar. In one corner of the room, something catches your eye. You notice a small …

19 Netflix original shows that both critics and audiences agree are amazing

Recent Netflix original series "The End of the F***ing World" is one such program.<p>Acclaimed by both critics and fans, the British dark comedy recently won an enthusiastic endorsement from Netflix CEO Reed Hastings, who called it the "most engaging addictive original" in a long time.<p>To figure out …

Netflix Original

Ikigai: The Japanese Secret to a Long and Happy Life Might Just Help You Live a More Fulfilling…

In Japan, millions of people have <i>ikigai</i> <i>(pronounced</i> <b>Ick-ee-guy</b><i>)</i>— a reason to jump out of bed each morning.<p>What’s your reason for getting up in the …

Most popular Bob hairstyles

For some of us hair mean a world full of different colors and sometimes it may take time to find a style that we love. The majority of women around …

Off The Shoulder Dress And Top: Biggest Trend on Instagram

Off the shoulder dresses and tops are trendy all summer long: a white off-shoulder dress is a classic choice, while a crop off-shoulder top with a …

The Most Important Leadership Competencies, According to Leaders Around the World

dave wheeler FOR HBR<p>What makes an effective leader? This question is a focus of my research as an organizational scientist, executive coach, and leadership development consultant. Looking for answers, I recently completed the first round of a study of 195 leaders in 15 countries over 30 global …

What to Wear Under Your Wedding Dress

A guide to choosing the right undergarments for every dress style.<p>Author:<p>Publish date:<p>When it comes to the sartorial part of wedding planning, the …

15 Drool-Worthy Donut Decor Items You NEED in Your Life!

National Donut Day is officially here, and we’re savoring every minute of the delicious holiday. Take your unhealthy obsession with this sugary-sweet confection to a whole new level by making donuts a permanent fixture in your everyday life — and we’re not just talkin’ snacks. Turn your home into a …

Meet the New Leather Jacket Fashion Girls Will Be Wearing

A great leather jacket instantly infuses any outfit with coolness, which is why so many fashion girls consider the sleek staple an absolute …

Cannes Film Festival: inside the De Grisogono Folies party

Shop the Best 14 Pairs of Jeans for Summer

We take our denim seriously. From the office to weekend outings, there is a reason that our editors practically live in their jeans—they are at once …

Short Haircuts For Women Over 50

<i>Should you cut your hair short if you are over 50? We will discuss why it is recommended to keep hair short after a certain age and we will show some</i> …

NYX Matte Lipstick Review: Nude & Butter, Pure Red & Perfect Red

On a positive note, I fell in love with the <b>NYX Matte Butter</b> lipstick. I've never thought it would look so good on lips, but it really does. Famous …

Makeup

Research backs up the instinct that walking improves creativity

For centuries, great thinkers have instinctively stepped out the door and begun walking, or at the very least pacing, when they needed to boost creativity. Charles Dickens routinely walked for 30 miles a day, while the philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche declared, “All truly great thoughts are …