Jameela Yusuff

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In 'Three Identical Strangers,' A Saga About Triplets Grows More Twisted By The Minute

As the gripping documentary hits theaters, the mysteries surrounding it only thicken.<p><i>Editor’s note: “Three Identical Strangers” is best experienced without any prior knowledge of its subjects’ story. But the documentary chronicles a nearly 40-year-old media phenomenon, so we’re going to discuss it</i> …

Siblings

Attachment Parenting Might Be the Key to Confidence—Here's How to Do It

With so many opinions, personal recommendations, books, and articles all on the subject of parenting, it can be tough to hone in on what kind of …

Want to Be a Better Boss? Read Any of the 8 Books the Smartest Leaders Have Already Read

This remarkable publishing company aims to change the world by putting out profoundly positive leadership bestsellers.<p>In the process of writing a manuscript for my first book publication, my literary agent and I are choosing publishers wisely. One promising publisher on my radar screen is …

If You’re Not Using These Amazon Prime Features, You’re Not Getting Your Money’s Worth

Free two-day shipping was a game changer, we all know that. But did you know your Amazon Prime membership has a lot of features you probably aren’t …

13 Books About The English Language That Will Change What You Know About Writing And Reading

Language is a funny thing. If you're reading this sentence, for example, there's a good chance that you speak and understand English perfectly well. …

12 books you should listen to as audiobooks instead

I've been an insatiable reader ever since I first learned how letters joined together to form words. One tool my grandfather used to teach me how to read was a small tape recorder, and our routine was that he had me practice reading aloud each night into the microphone.<p>Somewhere, there are tapes of …

Books

What's the Difference Between England, the U.K. and Great Britain?

The world was glued to their screens for the much-anticipated wedding of Prince Harry to the American actress Meghan Markle, gushing at the …

The 100 stories that shaped the world

BBC Culture asked writers around the globe to pick stories that have endured across generations and continents – and changed society.<p>“I rarely find someone, really anyone, who doesn’t know some part of this story – the idea of the lost man who can’t get home after the war… the woman at home with …

Literature

Four Questions To Ask For Better Employee Engagement

My friend and mentor John Maxwell defines leadership as “influence — nothing more, nothing less.” If we do not have the ability to influence people, our ability to lead them will be lost. Another big factor in leadership is remembering that leadership is a verb, not a noun. It is not the position …

Employee Engagement

These Psychological Thrillers Will Have You on the Edge of Your Beach Towel

Summer, otherwise known as psychological thriller season, is almost upon us. Since we can't wait to hit the beach with a gripping read in one hand …

Where To Shop And Sleep In Marrakesh

I made a promise to myself when I started to really travel a little over a decade ago, that I would not return to the same place more than once. I needed to go to every place ‘on my list’ but then I found Morocco.<p>If you are lucky enough to be based in Europe, you might consider heading there if you …

Travel

Amazon Says These Are the 100 Books Everyone Should Read

How many have you read?<p>Hidden away in the books department on Amazon.com, shoppers can find a list of 100 great reads everyone should read in their …

Top 50 Books That Make You Happy

<b>Need A Lift? Here Are 50 Books That Make You Happy</b><p>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b><p>Need some positive thinking? How about some books that make you happy?<p>While the …

Elon Musk Just Sent an Extraordinary Email to Tesla Employees

A detailed look at a new email from Elon Musk teaches some important lessons.<p>Tesla, the electric auto manufacturer led by Elon Musk,is getting ready to enter a new phase of activity as it ramps up production of its mass-market intended Model 3. In an email recently obtained by automotive website …

Tesla

6 Weird, Paranormal Things Dogs Can Sense That Most Humans Can’t

Pets are the best, especially dogs. They're your companion when you need a friend, they cuddle whenever you're feeling lonely, and they can make you …

The One Thing You Need to Do at Home to Raise Academically Successful Kids (Too Many Parents Do the Opposite)

Nobody is more important to a kid's education than their parents.<p><i>How can parents help make their children successful in school? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Richard Muller, Prof</b> …

Month-by-month guide to setting goals for the rest of ’18

A new year offers a clean slate to refocus, redefine, and recreate your professional footprint. But when it comes to far-fetched resolutions that …

4 ways to prevent yourself from getting complacent at work

Taking the easy way out at work — by getting too comfortable with the status quo — won’t always prove rewarding for your career.<p>Here’s how to stay on …

The insect that painted Europe red

Truly vibrant red was elusive for many years: until a mysterious dye was discovered in Mexico. Devon Van Houten Maldonado reveals how a crushed bug became a sign of wealth and status.<p>Although scarlet is the colour of sin in the Old Testament, the ancient world’s elite was thirsty for red, a symbol …

Mexico City

Be like Bill Gates and Warren Buffett: If you’re not spending 5 hours per week learning, you’re being irresponsible

• <b>Identify valuable knowledge at the right time.</b> The value of knowledge isn’t static. It changes as a function of how valuable other people consider it and how rare it is. As new technologies mature and reshape industries, there is often a deficit of people with the needed skills, which creates the …

Self-improvement

Four habits that will create resilient kids who can weather life’s challenges

By Merete Kropp<p>“You’re moving AGAIN?” our acquaintances exclaim when we tell them that we will be relocating. The follow-up is generally a variation of either, “What a wonderful opportunity for your kids,” or “But your kids — they’re in high school now — Will they be okay? How are they taking …

Parenting

Select Book Conferences, Festivals, and Fairs in 2018

Another year, another slew of publishing and literary events. Some are in the distant future and others are mere days away, but, like last year, 2018 …

20 Magical Holiday Places to Take Your Kids Before They Grow Up

Take a train ride to the North Pole, slide through an ice castle, and eat inside a gingerbread house on an epic bucket list journey.<p><i>A Christmas Story House, Cleveland, Ohio</i><p>Your kids can play with everything (even the famous leg lamp) inside this century-old home where the 1983 classic was filmed. …

A Spot-On Gift Guide Of STEM Toys For Kids

Inspire your kid to think outside of the box this holiday season<p>“STEM learning” may be a widely discussed topic within education and children’s media, but the discussion doesn’t necessarily make it easier to determine which products help teach STEM concepts. Therefore, instead of attempting to …

Kids

The Best Board Games for Kids, According to Hyperenthusiastic Amazon Reviewers

<i>Here at the Strategist, we like to think of ourselves as crazy (in the good way) about the stuff we buy, but as much as we’d like to, we can’t try</i> …

Board Games

Royal wedding bells? Meghan Markle 'quits' Suits

Another royal wedding could be on the cards, with Meghan Markle reportedly quitting her leading role on hit US television show <i>Suits</i>.<p>The move has …

14 Kid-Friendly Dinner Recipes (That Adults Love, Too)

Glorious are the nights when everyone eats the <i>same</i> dinner with smiles and thank-yous. There are no requests for cereal, and everyone goes back for seconds. From sausage baked ziti to chicken tacos, all of these recipes are major family pleasers at my house.<p>1. Baked Ziti with Sausage<p>Loaded with …

Cooking

Watch 'Sesame Street' Take On Luis Fonsi's 'Despacito' In New Parody

In the two-minute parody, which was released earlier this week, Ernie finds the plastic toy on the beach and begins his adoration for his little pal. …

32 Books That Will Make You a More Well-rounded Person

Do you aspire to be one of those people who knows at least a little bit about everything?<p>There's any easy way to do it: Read everything!<p>You can't …

Books

17 Things You'll Realize Once You Get Older

We're all just realizing things. H/T Quora<p>"Don't spend time thinking about "what if" or "I wish I". <b>You never know if that woman/man could be the one you marry</b>. Relationships really can be as random as that."<p>"When you were a child you knew you could ask your parents or any adult a question knowing …

Relationships