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15 Top Leadership Books Every Current or Future Boss Should Read

Since Robert K. Greenleaf wrote his seminal essay, <i>The Servant as Leader</i>, the servant leadership movement has risen from obscurity to the very principles of how the most successful companies on the planet operate and profit.<p>Roughly one-third of those companies are regularly featured in <i>Fortune</i> …

General Electric

Yes, bacon really is killing us

Decades’ worth of research proves that chemicals used to make bacon do cause cancer. So how did the meat industry convince us it was safe? By Bee Wilson<p>There was a little cafe I used to go to that did the best bacon sandwiches. They came in a soft and pillowy white bap. The bacon, thick-cut from a …

Sandwiches

Besieged at home, Trump sets off for 'do-or-die' foreign trip

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Given his current political fortunes, if President Donald Trump's crucial first foreign trip passes off without a disaster, it will be considered a success.<p>The President embarked on a journey Friday to Saudi Arabia, Israel and global summits in Italy and Belgium, after one of the …

Mediterranean diet could slash risk of deadly breast cancer by 40pc

Eating a Mediterranean diet can help reduce risk of one of worst types of breast cancer by 40 per cent, a major study suggests.<p>The research which tracked more than 60,000 women over two decades found that those who ate a diet rich in fruit, vegetables, fish, nuts, whole grains and olive oil had a …

This Company Wants to Pay You to Travel the World and Stay in Luxury Homes

The deadline to apply is March 30, 2017.<p>If staying in luxury homes while getting paid to write about your experience sounds like a job you’d want, …

What is Verizon Unlimited? Here’s everything you need to know (Updated)

<i>Update:</i> Verizon has detailed a trade-in offer which would allow new customers to take out its recently revealed Unlimited plan and receive a free smartphone upgrade. T-Mobile has also responded to Verizon’s Unlimited plan with news of improvements to its own unlimited service. And a Verizon …

3 Hot, Healthy Breakfast Recipes to Fuel Up With This Winter

Goldilocks got one thing right while hiking through the woods: She insisted on sitting down to a proper warm breakfast. Her choice of perfectly heated porridge was prescient, given the heart-healthy role of whole grains in lowering blood pressure and reducing cholesterol. With the start of winter …

Fashion Shows

Here's How Much Your Car Insurance Will Rise from a Minor Speeding Ticket

It's steep, but not as bad as a DUI.<p>Drivers often complain about their sky-high auto insurance costs. But if they receive even a minor ticket, those …

These Are the 20 Best Workplaces in Health Care

The health care industry is booming. As the American population ages and chronic disease becomes ever more prevalent, health-related companies have …

45+ Creative Uses Of PVC Pipes In Your Home And Garden

PVC pipe is one of those ordinary construction materials that is cheap to buy, readily available and easy to work with. You can cut it, paint it, …

DIY

20 Non-Traditional Engagement Rings That Are Crazy Beautiful

Engagement rings are one of the pieces of jewelry that mean, well, EVERYTHING. And while we can never stop staring at our fave stars’ sparkling stunners, we secretly pine for a band o’ gold (or platinum) that feels as unique as our relationship. Below, check out twenty of the prettiest alternative …

Rose Gold

7 Clever Uses for Dryer Sheets

This article originally appeared on goodhousekeeping.com<p>You probably already know that fabric softener sheets work wonders for getting rid of staticky hair, but that's not all they're good for. Here are a few more reasons to add them to your cleaning arsenal:<p><b>1. Make your shower door sparkle.</b>Skip …

The Most Romantic Getaways Under $100

Budget romantic vacations<p>Even when visiting the world's most romantic destinations, the cost of lodging doesn't have to break the bank.

A Quick Online Shopping Guide For The Best Sneakers Of The Season

Boots aren't the only shoes keeping you warm this season. Sure, the first thing you want to do is jam your feet into a furry pair, but what about putting on some fuzzy socks with cool sneakers instead?<p>Whether you want the trendiest shoe in the game or you're looking for a run-of-the-mill pair of …

First they killed all the accountants: How big banks, corporations and government made themselves unauditable

<b>Kenneth Lay (AP/Pat Sullivan/David J. Phillip/Salon)</b><p>The response to scandals has been to gut auditing power — when we most need transparency from banks and government<p>Jacob Soll<p>May 4, 2014 2:00pm (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “The Reckoning: Financial Accountability and the Rise and Fall of Nations”<p>In the …