Jacqueline Mai

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Men Can Get More Wear From Suits By Learning How To Wear Them Casually

If you’re going to drop a serious chunk of cash on your suit, you’d be foolish not to get as much wear out of it as possible. Just because a suit is …

Formal Wear

Cashing out

Bitcoin’s young investors put their digital currency to work in the physical world<p>In August 2014, a secret buyer contacted the realty arm of Martis Camp, a luxury real estate community in North Lake Tahoe in California, with an unorthodox deal: a purchase of land for 2,739 bitcoins. At the time, …

Real Estate

Why He Kayaked Across the Atlantic at 70 (for the Third Time)

For Aleksander Doba, pitting himself against the wide-open sea — storms, sunstroke, monotony, hunger and loneliness — is a way to feel alive in old age.

Our 15 Best Easy Weeknight Dinner Recipes to Make Cooking Stress-Free

Long day at work? A bit of kitchen therapy might do you some good<p>It's science: cooking can help reduce stress. From the aromatherapy of spices to the …

"Color melting" is the new hair trend that will take over fall 2017

Highlights have come a long way since the days of yore, when chunky zebra stripes were in. Since then, we’ve seen the hair fad undergo many …

Hair

How to write the perfect thank-you note after a job interview

Gratitude goes a long way, and you can never show too much of it in the workplace. Writing — or emailing — a thank-you note is a small but meaningful …

How to Take Care of Your Skin While Flying, According to 6 Top Facialists

Whether this summer will be spent lounging beachside in Positano or walking the cobblestone streets of Lisbon, chances are, air travel is on the horizon. But, as any seasoned traveler knows, flying can wreak havoc on complexions, leaving them dehydrated, puffy, and irritated—just in time for …

Skin Care

How to give your home an energetic makeover

You know those places that just make you want to <i>linger</i>? The nook in your local coffee shop where you somehow always end up having deep, heartfelt, …

How to plan for success while holding down a job you don’t love

When every day is a tough day for you at work, it’s easy to wallow in your feelings. But there are ways to make the most of your position by thinking …

The Only North American Mountains That Blow Colorado Away

My parents were professional photographers, and not coincidentally I grew up in the shadow of the most gorgeous mountains in the hemisphere. Work …

Hiking

16 Moisturizers to Keep You Hydrated Without Suffocating Your Pores

Summer can be mercilessly hot and humid, and the idea of slathering on a layer of moisturizer on a 95-degree day can make your stomach churn and your face cringe. However, your skin can annoyingly still get dry (and sweaty). You can't drop your daily moisturizer like a bad habit just because it's …

Skin Care

Keep the Oven Off: 20 No-Cook Dinners for Summer

It might not feel like it right this minute, but summer is coming — and with it those hot and humid days when the extra heat from the oven feels …

Sephora’s Latest Skincare Sellout Is Watermelon Pink and Perfect

Glow Recipe’s sleeping mask sold out twice in one week and now has a waitlist.<p>If it feels like Sephora has been stocking a lot of winning skincare products lately, you’re not imagining it. First, there was the gel cream category generally, and Tatcha’s Water Cream specifically. Then came Biossance …

Santorini Travel: Iconic Views & Unique Experiences in Photos

Santorini is a dream destination for travel photography – whether you’re a pro or simply want to generate some Insta-envy, you can’t go wrong taking …

This Party-Ready BBQ Chicken Chopped Salad Is Wilt-Proof

Slice the chicken crosswise into 1/2-inch-wide strips. Place in a medium bowl, add 1/3 cup of the barbecue sauce, and toss until the chicken is fully …

My Kind of Place: Canterbury, UK

Why Canterbury?<p>Pilgrims have been coming to Canterbury since the infamous murder of Thomas Becket in the city’s cathedral in 1170. They have since …

10 Ways to Fill Empty Corners With Floor Vases

Corners are tough spaces. Many times, they are awkwardly placed between doorways or windows, making them impossible to fill with furniture. If …

19 Three-Ingredient Lunches So Easy You Can Bring Them to Work

How many times have you vowed to pack lunch more often, but ended up falling off the wagon and going back to …

More people than ever are looking to stay in treehouses, you can see why...

If you’re looking to take your travels to new heights, consider spending the night in a treetop as interest in treehouse accommodation continues to grow.<p>There was a nearly 30% increase in demand for treehouse hotels in 2016 over 2015, according to newly-released information from travel booking site …

Outstanding Pasta Salad Recipes, Because You Deserve Better

Give pasta salad the makeover it deserves.<p>Pasta salad draws to mind images of sad, cold noodles, haphazardly chopped veggies and maybe some diced ham packed into a plastic tub. It’s filling, it’s fine, but it’s not even remotely exciting. It shouldn’t be that way though, because pasta is delicious, …

Cooking

You Really Can Create a Life and Career You Love. Here's one Simple Technique to Try Today | Inc.com

You may have heard about them. Maybe you know one, or maybe you are one. They're these seemingly mythical people who are living the life of their dreams. When I hear stories of people who have taken a big leap and successfully created a life they love, I'm immediately amazed and want to hear more. …

Productivity

How to Realistically Change Careers When Your Current Job Totally Drains You

Throughout our careers, we may find ourselves in a role that takes more from us than it gives in terms of money, happiness, or energy—sometimes, it’s …

How to look for a new job, without your boss finding out

Whenever Julia searches for a new job, she always seems to get caught by her boss.<p>The 30-year-old Hell’s Kitchen-based paralegal — who asked to …

Three Ways to Turn Down Work Projects Without Dodging Your Responsibilities

The benefits of saying yes to a new project are pretty obvious. It’s what a team player would say and it’s a way to demonstrate that you’re ready for …

How to Answer Job Interview Questions About What You Can Offer

Interview Question: What Can You Contribute to This Company?<p>Updated May 11, 2018<p>Often in job interviews, you will get a question about how you will …

4 Science-Backed Tips to Be Happier at Work (Infographic)

From managing expectations to preparing for your day during your morning commute, these tricks can instantly boost your serotonin levels.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You’re at the office for more than 40 hours a week -- so it’s important to make sure you're happy …

Exactly What To Do While You Wait To Hear Back About A Job

Expert recruiters from Facebook, LinkedIn, and others weigh in on the right approach to following up after an interview.<p>When Joseph Waites* first applied for a new job in early November, he had no idea it would take over a month before he’d hear from anyone. After six weeks, an email arrived to …

The Best Questions to Ask in Every Job Interview Round

While it’s true you can never be completely sure about how well you’ll adjust to working with a new boss, company, or team until you’ve actually …

2017 Is the Year You're Going to Want to Replace Your Floor

Here are the best choices in terms of creativity and style.<p>Nearly a quarter of homeowners are upping their budget this year for at least one area of their property – and flooring is leading the way.<p>Home improvement marketplace Plentific revealed that flooring is set to experience the biggest …

Home Improvement