Kelley Shimansky

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My Holiday Beauty Product Wish List 2014

My fellow Lipstick.com beauty scribe Beth has shared her holiday 2014 beauty wish list with Santa and all of you, and now it's my turn: Here are the hair, skin, and makeup items that would make me as giddy as a four-year-old girl unwrapping Snow Glow Elsa.<p>Pinterest<p>Charlotte Tilbury Flimstar Bronze …

Beauty

These 5 Moves Will Make You Look Flat-Bellied from Every Angle

Your core is about <i>so</i> much more than just your abdominal muscles. It comprises the main abdominal muscle (<b>rectus abdominus</b>, a.k.a. the “six pack” muscle) that allows you torso flexion, or what happens when you sit up from lying down or bend over. Then there's your <b>internal and external obliques</b>, …

Before You Respond to that Email, Pause

Someone sends you an email message or a text, and you’re unsure how to respond. It’s about a complex negotiation, or a politically sensitive situation. Or maybe it’s just from a person who unnerves you.<p>For a moment, you pause. But for most of us, most of the time, that pause doesn’t last long. …

7 Habits of Incredibly Happy People

<i>This post is in partnership with Inc., which offers useful advice, resources and insights to entrepreneurs and business owners. The article below was</i> …

Happiness

Teen-Proofing

• <b>Author:</b> John Rosemond<p>In <i>Teen-Proofing</i>, now available in paperback, he tackles the challenges of raising a teenager with his trademark user-friendly, humorous, and commonsense style. Rosemond lays out a perfectly sound and logical case for recognizing the realities of the teen-parent relationship, …

How to Keep Learning and Still Have a Life

Malina Omut<p>A colleague of mine recently made this prediction: People who work together will soon start asking one another, “What courses are you taking?” It’ll be the new “What are you reading?”<p>He’s probably right, and that worries me a little—but not because I don’t like learning. I like it so …

The Motivation Manifesto

• <b>Author:</b> Brendon Burchard<p>"<i>The Motivation Manifesto</i> is a poetic and powerful call to reclaim our lives and find our own personal freedom. It's a triumphant work that transcends the title, lifting the reader from mere motivation into a soaringly purposeful and meaningful life. I love this book." - …

Multipliers

• <b>Author:</b> Liz Wiseman & Greg Mckeown<p>Wall Street Journal Bestseller<p>A thought-provoking, accessible, and essential exploration of why some leaders (“Diminishers”) drain capability and intelligence from their teams, while others (“Multipliers”) amplify it to produce better results. Including a foreword …

iOS

What Got You Here Won't Get You There

• <b>Author:</b> Marshall Goldsmith & Mark Reiter<p>Whether you are near the top of the ladder or still have a ways to climb, this book serves as an essential guide to help you eliminate your dysfunctions and move to where you want to go.<p>Marshall Goldsmith is an expert at helping global leaders overcome their …

Leadership

5 Traits Making You a Great Entrepreneur But Maybe Not a Good Dinner Date

Entrepreneur and Executive at CAA Premium Experience<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Business owners are a unique breed -- and they have to be. If entrepreneurs don’t keep their foot on the accelerator, they or anyone who works for them will not be going anywhere.<p>The …

Entrepreneurship

It's OK Not to Share and Other Renegade Rules for Raising Competent andCompassionate Kids

• <b>Author:</b> Heather Shumaker<p>Parenting can be such an overwhelming job that it’s easy to lose track of where you stand on some of the more controversial subjects at the playground (What if my kid likes to rough house—isn’t this ok as long as no one gets hurt? And what <i>if</i> my kid just doesn’t feel like …

Leading the Life You Want: Skills for Integrating Work and Life

Publication Date: <b>October 07, 2014</b><p>"For nearly thirty years, my life's work has been to help people like you find ways to bring the often warring aspects of life into greater harmony."--Stew Friedman, from "Leading the Life You Want." You're busy trying to lead a "full" life. But does it really feel …

No Regrets Parenting

• <b>Author:</b> Harley A. Rotbart<p><i>No Regrets Parenting</i> is a book for busy parents in our busy times. Juggling family and professional lives is not a course taught in high school or college--many parents find the challenges of being all things to all people daunting. This theme is ubiquitous in today's …

Sugar Detox for Beginners: Your Guide to Starting a 21-Day Sugar Detox

• <b>Author:</b> Hayward Press<p><b>Beat Your Sugar Addiction Once and for All</b><p>Sugar is an addictive substance, just like caffeine, nicotine, or alcohol. Eating too much sugar can have serious, long-term consequences for your health and your appearance. <i>The Sugar Detox for Beginners</i> will give you the tools you need …

Diabetes

Summary: The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People

• <b>Author:</b> BusinessNews Publishing<p><b>The must-read summary of Stephen R. Covey’s book: "The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People".</b><p>This complete summary of the ideas from Stephen R. Covey’s book "The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People" shows that it is possible for all of us to become more effective …

The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up

• <b>Author:</b> Marie Kondo<p><b>This New York Times best-selling guide to decluttering your home from Japanese cleaning consultant Marie Kondo takes readers step-by-step through her revolutionary KonMari Method for simplifying, organizing, and storing.</b><p>Despite constant efforts to declutter your home, do papers …

Minimalism

What Great Managers Do

“The best boss I ever had.” That’s a phrase most of us have said or heard at some point, but what does it mean? What sets the great boss apart from the average boss? The literature is rife with provocative writing about the qualities of managers and leaders and whether the two differ, but little …

How To Build A Business Where Everyone Thrives

As an entrepreneur, it’s never too early to set the culture you need for a thriving business, as well as thriving employees, customers, partners, and vendors. In fact, in my experience, cultures are very hard to change, so if you don’t get it right the first time, the road ahead will forever be …

Why thinking you're ugly is bad for you | Meaghan Ramsey

3 Pearls of Startup Wisdom From Peter Thiel

During a video interview with University of Pennsylvania's Wharton Business School, Peter Thiel dishes out more startup advice based on his book 'Zero to One.'<p>To update an old saying first applied to another entrepreneur: When Peter Thiel talks, people listen.<p>Since leaving behind his career on Wall …

Peter Thiel

The 11 Rules of Highly Profitable Companies

Angel Investor, Extreme Experimenter, Author of The 4-Hour Workweek<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>LinkedIn Influencer, Tim Ferriss, published this post originally on LinkedIn.</i><p>How do you generate the most profit with the least effort? How do you maximize margins without …

Startups

Cast On, Bind Off

• <b>Author:</b> Leslie Ann Bestor<p>Discover the perfect beginning and ending for every knitting project! Detailed instructions for each technique are combined with step-by-step photography to help you create edges that are tighter, looser, stretchier, or lacier. No matter what you’re knitting, Leslie Ann …

Knitting

Peaceful Parent, Happy Kids

• <b>Author:</b> Laura Markham<p><b>A groundbreaking guide to raising responsible, capable, happy kids</b><p>Based on the latest research on brain development and extensive clinical experience with parents, Dr. Laura Markham’s approach is as simple as it is effective. Her message: Fostering emotional connection with …

Parenting

What Successful Work and Life Integration Looks Like

Too many people believe that to achieve great things we must make brutal sacrifices, that to succeed in work we must focus single-mindedly, at the expense of everything else in life. Even those who reject the idea of a zero-sum game fall prey to a kind of binary thinking revealed by the term we use …

Leading the Life You Want: Skills for Integrating Work and Life

Description<p>Publication Date: <b>October 07, 2014</b><p>"For nearly thirty years, my life's work has been to help people like you find ways to bring the often warring aspects of life into greater harmony."--Stew Friedman, from "Leading the Life You Want." You're busy trying to lead a "full" life. But does it …

Wheat Belly Cookbook

• <b>Author:</b> William Davis<p><b>This cookbook companion to the New York Times bestseller Wheat Belly serves up 150 great tasting wheat-free recipes to help readers lose weight and beat disease.</b><p><i>Wheat Belly</i> shook the foundations of the diet world when author and renowned cardiologist William Davis revealed that …

Cookbooks

Williams-Sonoma Soup of the Day

• <b>Author:</b> Kate McMillan<p>Williams-Sonoma Soup of the Day offers a tantalizing collection of 365 soup recipes: one for each day of the year. Colorful calendars at the beginning of each chapter offer an at-a-glance view of the dishes best suited for the ingredients, occasions, and typical weather of the …

Where Good Ideas Come From

• <b>Author:</b> Steven Johnson<p>The printing press, the pencil, the flush toilet, the battery--these are all great ideas. But where do they come from? What kind of environment breeds them? What sparks the flash of brilliance? How do we generate the breakthrough technologies that push forward our lives, our …