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We Created the Perfect Cupcake Recipe (And Yes, There’s Lots of Frosting)

From this day forth, you will need no other cupcake recipe.<p>Our resident baking savant and senior associate food editor <b>Claire Saffitz's</b> idea of a good time involves whipping up homemade bagels on the fly. There's no one else we trust more to develop the cupcake recipe of our dreams, and she came up …

7 Powerful Mantras to Stop You from Overreacting and Arguing with People

Over the past several years, there’s a way of being that I’ve gradually been cultivating in myself – I’ve been taming my tendency to overreact and …

Self-help

With ethics conviction, Alabama House speaker loses office

OPELIKA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama House Speaker Mike Hubbard's conviction on ethics charges automatically removes him from office and could mean years in …

Corruption

Donald Trump Isn’t Hitler—He’s Like Goebbels

When it came to the masterful manipulation of media, the Fuhrer’s propaganda chief had no equal… at least not until now, and the triumph of …

18 Must-Have Apps to Become Your Best Self

Your Action Plan is a monthly to-do list of tips straight from <i>SUCCESS</i> magazine—10 things you can do right now to improve yourself and your life. To …

Apps

Clothing Startup Wants to Create Smarter Workwear For Women

After spending nearly a decade working in finance and technology, Sali Christeson was frustrated by the lack of quality clothing options for working …

Saving secrets from young super savers

Young super savers do things a little differently from other savers. Here are some of their secrets.<p>Think you're saving enough for retirement? Some …

Shining Bird - Helluva Lot [Single] 2016

38 Brilliant Home Office Decor Projects

Does your office need a new and exciting look? I recently realized that although functional, my office, which is where I spend many hours of my day, …

Wall Art

BBQ 101: What's White Barbecue Sauce

But now with the invention of “super” markets the amount barbecue sauces you can buy locally has grown significantly. For those gourmet barbecue …

Consumers Can Profit from Leaving the Grid

<b>Secret is Out</b><p>It is no secret that solar energy is a money maker. Since 2011, the cost of solar electricity has been less than what consumers pay their electric utilities in a growing swath of America. Solar costs have plummeted like a rock and are continuing to drop.<p>This has created a surging …

The Food Lab: My 19 Favorite Summer Grilling Recipes

Even when I lived in a New York apartment, grilling (perhaps illegally, on my balcony) was my favorite way to spend a warm summer evening. Now that I'm out in the Bay Area, warm summer evenings don't really exist, but I've got far more room for grilling than I've ever had before, which means that …

Trump University 'playbooks' offer glimpse of ruthless business practices

A federal judge has given the world an unprecedented glimpse into the ruthless business practices Donald Trump used to build his business empire.<p>US district court judge Gonzalo Curiel on Tuesday made public more than 400 pages of Trump University “playbooks” describing how Trump staff should target …

Donald Trump

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<i>Written by Victoria Bailey; Updated April 07, 2018</i><p>Before you started gardening, you thought squirrels were adorable little clowns with fluffy tails. Now you know better. Squirrels are clever garden thieves, quick to pick your crops at the peak of ripeness and able to get around virtually any trick …

‘Happiness Project’ author Gretchen Rubin on the top clutter solvers

By Jura Koncius<p>, Reporter<p>Can organizing your batteries make you happy?<p>Gretchen Rubin believes it can. Because little things do matter.<p>She’s the author of seven books, including bestsellers “The Happiness Project” and “Happier at Home.” Her books have sold more than 2 million copies, she writes a …

Kristen Bell: I'm Over Staying Silent About Depression

When I was 18, my mom sat me down and said, “If there ever comes a time where you feel like a dark cloud is following you, you can get help. You can …

9 Useful And Clever Storage Ideas For All Home - Interior Design Inspirations

This useful and clever storage ideas can make your home more comfortable and more practical.<p>There is always much more stuff than you can put in all …

This Is What the Most Successful Entrepreneurs Focus on

<i>The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

Why You Should Stop Using To-Do Lists (and What to Do Instead)

Would you describe yourself as over-worked and under-productive?<p>Many entrepreneurs and B2B owners would lump themselves under that category with the excuse: "It's just the nature of what we do," but it doesn't have to be that way.<p>"Work smarter, not harder," is the sage advice NY Times best-selling …

Time Management

5 Types of People to Surround Yourself With for Success

You don't become successful all by yourself. Here are a just few types of people you might have around your that will get you there.<p>You don't become a success alone, you've got friends who support you and family who listen to your business trials and tribulations. You might even have both friends …

University reform is coming – get ready for another numbers game

The government’s green paper is finally set to see the light of day. But what is it trying to fix, exactly?<p>Universities are bracing themselves for some of the most disruptive changes to higher education for more than 20 years. The imminent higher education green paper is widely expected to sweep …

13 steps anyone can take to get rich, according to a journalist who spent his career studying millionaires

Prompted by legendary businessman Andrew Carnegie, who turned a few nickels and dimes into a fortune, journalist Napoleon Hill researched more than 500 self-made millionaires over 20 years before releasing his 1937 best-seller "Think and Grow Rich."<p>"It was Mr. Carnegie's idea that the magic …

Self-improvement

35 One-Hour Projects To Get The Most Out Of Daylight Savings

If you're still having trouble getting to sleep since the clock change, put that extra hour to good use, by DIYing your way to a better home 60 minutes at a time! In fact, these brilliant ideas from Hometalk bloggers are a quick way to spruce up your living space any time of long.<p><b>1. Turn fallen</b> …

Decorations

What You're Eating May Be Jacking Up Your Face

That late-night chocolate bar or extra glass of Merlot may have some remarkably unpleasant effects, says one expert.<p>Before your reach for that second cookie (a pour another glass of wine), consider this: Your diet may be affecting more than your weight and health, it could be ruining your skin too. …

10 Great Apps Every Leader Needs to Be Effective

Let technology radically enhance your leadership.<p>It's not enough for twenty-first-century leaders to focus on getting things done. They must also connect with employees to inspire performance. Digging deeper, top management today needs to marry purpose and meaning to each employee's contribution. …

11 Websites You Can Use to Speak a New Language

Over the years here at Lifehack, we’ve discussed plenty of apps that you can use to improve your overall productivity.<p>There are certain ones that …

20 creative ways of using Evernote

So much to do, so little time.<p>I imagine many marketers might feel this way, what with all the wonderful hats we all get to wear. One of my favorite fixes for helping stay organized isEvernote.<p>Do you want to be a cryptocurrency millionaire?Don't get your hopes up.VISIT HARD FORK<p>There are so many …

Productivity

Why Do Mean People Get Ahead?

“Concentration and mental toughness are the margins of victory,” basketball great Bill Russell once said. He was referring to his sport, but his …

Psychology

14 Tips For Getting Much More Out Of Gmail

Free yourself from your inbox.<p>No one <i>likes</i> email, but it's an inevitable part of life for most modern humans. A 2013 study estimated that people spend 13 hours every week sorting through it, which is terrible.<p>And for a whole lot of people, those 13 hours are spent on Gmail -- around the world, 900 …

These 7 Interview Questions Will Help You Hire The Best Person For The Job

A hiring expert found that there are seven traits that make someone good at their job. Ask these questions to see if they have them.<p>Hiring the right people is extremely hard. Not only is the market tightly constrained, especially for tech companies, but the unwritten rules for how to hire are often …