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George Washington's church to remove plaque honouring first US president as monuments row takes twist

The church where George Washington worshipped is removing a plaque honouring the memory of America’s first president in the latest example of the way historic monuments are influencing contemporary politics.<p>Officers at Christ Church, in Alexandria, Virginia, said it was removing the plaque for the …

George Washington

17 weird and wacky hotels across America

<b>(CNN) —</b> Ranging from the unbelievably exotic to the quintessentially American, with an equally diverse price range, the following accommodations do more than merely accommodate.<p>These 17 weird and wacky hotels across the USA entertain, excite and possibly frighten when you stay:<p><b>1. Wigwam Village</b>, …

Key Largo

Want Your Employees to Respect You? Give Them the 1 Thing Most Bosses Never Do | Inc.com

A signature trait of the most likable leaders -- a trait that leads to uncommon loyalty in employees as well as business results -- is one that's extremely hard to pull off: humility.<p>But fair warning: If you're in charge of people, and you think you've arrived at the top of the humility mountain, I …

Leadership

Recent studies suggest traits often seen as negatives could actually signify high brain power. Truth or merely self-affirmation?<p>I’m very intelligent. I’m also extremely creative and have a vocabulary that could be described as voluminous, venerable or very large. But don’t just take my word for it: …

Language

10 free online courses you can take to learn to be more productive

Finding enough hours in the day to accomplish all of your tasks or goals can be difficult.<p>Sometimes the day has slipped away and you have accomplished little, and you don't know why.<p>It is also frustrating when you know that part of the reason you cannot get everything done is because you are not …

Does Cheating in a Relationship (Specifically, a Long-Term Marriage) Ever Stop Being a Big Deal?

In a new relationship, cheating is almost always a deal breaker. You’ve been betrayed, and it’s understandable that you would have a hard time forgiving this person for breaking your trust. It feels pretty cut and dried, right? But what if cheating happens when you’ve been together for years and …

Relationships

26 time-management tricks I wish I'd known at 20

Most people learn time management the hard way: by trial and error.<p>Étienne Garbugli, a Montreal-based product and marketing consultant, the author of</i> …

Time Management

8 Things The Happiest Couples Do Before Bed

Your bed should be a place for sleeping, sex and conversation -- not for scrolling mindlessly through your Instagram feed.<p>We live in a busy world and between work, kids, bills and other daily stressors, many couples struggle to find time to connect.<p>That’s why it’s so important for couples to make …

A family therapist says too many parents make the same mistake and end up with spoiled kids

Having kids of your own complicates the situation somewhat. You hate to see them upset, but you also hate being glared at. You're frustrated, but you also know that you'll be even more frustrated in the future if you give your kid exactly what they want when they want it.<p>But if there's one …

Psychologists have great news for people who worry a lot

There’s no way around it: I am chronic worrier. I worry about running late, but also about showing up to a party too early. About whether my moles have turned cancerous and whether my son is eating enough vegetables. Worries are the first things to pop into my mind when I wake. They creep into my …

Is mindfulness meditation good for kids? Here’s what the science actually says. - Vox

Meditation is meant to help students deal with stress. But the hype is outpacing the evidence.<p>Welcome to <i>Show Me the Evidence</i><i>,</i> where we go beyond the frenzy of daily headlines to take a deeper look at the state of science around the most pressing health questions of the day.<p>The juniors and seniors …

Mindfulness

The Key to Well-Behaved Kids Isn't Punishment. It's Discipline, and There's a Big Difference.

Those blue and red permanent markers, hidden in the kitchen drawer, are too tempting. Your child remembers seeing you stash them there, and one …

The Psychology Behind Why Some People Are Chronically Late

Blame your optimism.<p>Some people are always late. You probably know someone who just never shows up when you want them to, armed with an excuse when …

Psychology

15 Signs You're Emotionally Intelligent, Even If You Don't Feel Like It | Inc.com

Have you ever let emotion push you into doing something you later regretted? Or allowed your feelings to hold you back from something you really wanted to do?<p>Guess what? We all have.<p>Emotional intelligence, the ability to make emotions work for you instead of against you, involves learning and …

Emotional Intelligence

15 free games that will help you learn how to code

Online learning has come a long way in the last few years. There are interactive courses, tons of online tutorials, and one of my personal favorite ways to practice coding: games.<p>While a game alone probably isn't going to teach you everything you need to know about coding, it can be a really …

Test Yourself: Psychologists Created a Quiz to Define Your Sense of Humor

In 1979, a New York <i>Post</i> editor by the name of Norman Cousins published a memoir called <i>Anatomy of an Illness</i>. The book, which described how Cousins …

Are You a Lazy Workaholic? | Inc.com

A lazy workaholic works a lot, but without thinking. They're in constant reactive mode, instead of proactively charting the course for their day. They let years fly by, responding to anyone and everyone shouting "jump." They focus only on what someone else expects of them. They don't bother to …

Time Management

Emotional Regulation for Kids With ADHD

<b>Connection + Purpose = Well-Being</b><p>This year, I am working with the Indianapolis Public Schools and co-teaching in a fifth- and sixth-grade classroom. …

Kids Who Do Chores Are More Successful Adults | Inc.com

Want your kids to grow up to be successful? Make them do chores. When they balk (and trust me: they will probably balk), you can tell them that scientific research supports you.<p>It sounds great, and it's true--but there is a catch. (We'll get to that in a minute.) For now, the science.<p>In the Harvard …

Kids

30 Behaviors That Will Make You UNSTOPPABLE

This curated column is authored by leadership & startup consultant Benjamin Hardy AThe post 30 Behaviors That Will Make You UNSTOPPABLE appeared …

Build Culture by Building Habits | Inc.com

by Mattson Newell (@MattsonNewell), Director for Partners In Leadership.<p>The culture within an organization isn't built overnight. It doesn't happen after that great employee conference you just had. It happens methodically over time. Culture isn't an event; it is a process. As with anything …

Personality traits have no influence on initial romantic attraction, study finds

New research published in the <i>European Journal of Personality</i> indicates that perceived personality traits play no role in romantic interest when first …

From saving up pocket money when they are young to the heady day they receive a student loan, it is important that they have a grasp of finance<p><b>1. Show them the money.</b> It is never too early to teach your children about finances, especially as money can seem almost invisible to them at times. …

Personal Finance

Here Are The Ages You Peak at Everything Throughout Life

This makes old age sound awesome.<p>Ageing can seem like a scary prospect, but a wealth of scientific studies have found that youth isn't all it's …

Baked Avocado Eggs Recipe by Tasty

Tasty<p>Information storage and access<p>The storage of information, or access to information that is already stored, on your device such as advertising identifiers, device identifiers, cookies, and similar technologies.<p>Personalisation<p>The collection and processing of information about your use of this …

Personalization

How to Lead Versus Manage, to Improve Your Team's Success

To engage workers, step back from the day to day and focus on proactive, inspiring leadership rather than reactive, putting-out-fires management.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>This article is included in</i> Entrepreneur Voices on Effective Leadership<i>, a new book</i> …

20 Habits of Highly Successful and Effective Leaders | Inc.com

About six months ago I wrote and article on the 20 Habits of Highly Unsuccessful Leaders which proved to be very popular, over half a million views and shares. Which got me wondering what do people want to know most. What to do, or what not to do when it comes to leading.<p>Both, I believe, are …

8 Life Changes That Will Instantly Command Respect | Inc.com

Respect is such a lost value in today's culture, especially since the most recent presidential campaign. Its polarizing nature has brought out the worst in humanity.<p>Studies have been telling us that there's immense power in respect. Something as simple as the act of treating others as though they …

Leadership

18 Behaviors of Emotionally Intelligent People

When emotional intelligence (EQ) first appeared to the masses, it served as the missing link in a peculiar finding: people with average IQs …