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Introducing 'Year 2050,' Our Guide to Surviving the Next 33 Years of Climate Change

How much will our world change after three decades of rising temperatures?<p>We don't know what the world will look like 33 years from now. By then the Trump era, uncertain as it may seem from our vantage point, will become the stuff of history textbooks—or more likely, of history VR experiences. No …

Climate Change

7 Nutritionists Share The One Food They Eat Every Single Day

Add these to your grocery list.<p>What's for dinner? What about breakfast? Lunch? Pre-workout fuel? Midnight snack? Every day, you make hundreds of decisions about what to eat and drink. Yes, really: Recent research from the Cornell Food and Brand Lab found that we typically make more than 200 …

A 7-Step Plan for Generating Leads With Facebook Ads

Do you want to generate more leads from Facebook? Interested in using Facebook ads to promote a lead magnet? Facebook ads are a great way to build a …

Books for the Trump years: For when your heart aches and you can’t leave the bed

<b>(AP/Beth J. Harpaz)</b><p>As we reach the end of annus horribilis 2016, take some time to read — or listen — to these suggestions<p>Michael Winship<p>December 25, 2016 4:59pm (UTC)<p>This piece originally appeared on BillMoyers.com.<p><i>These are the times that try men’s and women’s souls. With inauguration day just</i> …

Drop it Like a Squat

How to get the most out of these 4 squat exercises By: Reese Boge | December 18, 2015<p>The squat has commonly been regarded as a leg exercise, but did …

5 ways social media helps your business create exceptional customer service

Black Friday, Cyber Monday, Wishlist Wednesday, did I leave anything out?<p>Ok, so Wishlist Wednesday isn’t really a thing, but what is something to note is that consumers have spent more money online than in-store – close to $4.45 billion – this Thanksgiving Thursday and Black Friday.<p>It’s important …

30 Books to Help Further Your Career

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Books

30 essential books for business, marketing and social media

Most everything I’ve learned (and continue to learn) about marketing and the web has come via the inspiration and example of others—reading amazing blogs, learning from great content, and diving deep into favorite books.<p>I’d love to share, in particular, <b>the books that have been most influential to</b> …

Marketing

28 Pieces From 2015 That Should Be Required Reading For Women

Add these to your list, stat.<p>If eyes are a window into the soul, writing is a window into an author's mind. And very often, that mind is dizzyingly interesting and contains insights about our world that we didn't quite know how to articulate on our own.<p>In a media landscape filled with tweets and …

20 Hottest Trends That Will Shape Web Design Come 2016

As time inches forward with each passing year, many new design trends loom on the horizon. The field of web design is always changing with new tools, …

9 Gmail hacks that will supercharge your inbox

Want to get rid of a bunch of emails in a jiffy? Or how about a one-click way to escape reply-all hell?<p>Thanks to a bunch of Chrome extensions, cloud services, and some of Google's own built-in features, Gmail users have a solid edge in answering those questions in the quest to achieve inbox zero.

10 apps you should use every day to be more productive

We hear a lot about the hazards of digital technology.<p>But there are thousands of apps that can help you get things done more efficiently and effectively.<p>We picked 10 of the best that you should be using daily, including one that helps you keep track of your to-dos and one that visually tracks your …

Photo Contest Honors Animals Who Just Can’t Get Their S**t Together

Wild animals -- they're just like us!<p>Wildlife is majestic. Beautiful. Awe-inspiring.<p>Most of the time.<p>Sometimes, though, nature is just plain ridiculous, and luckily for us, we have photographers to prove it.<p>This is the first year of the Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards, a Tanzania-based …

Muslim family 'denied boarding' on flight to US from Gatwick

<b>A Muslim family of nine from London, including four children, have been refused permission to board a flight to the US out of Gatwick.</b><p>Mohammed Zahid Mahmood, from Walthamstow, eight members of his family and two other children checked in on Tuesday for the Norwegian Airlines flight to Los …

Curious Deer Photobombs Baby's Photoshoot and Turns It into a Magical Portrait

Photographer Megan Rion of Imagine That Photography was capturing 1-month-old Connor Rogers' portrait when an intrigued woodland creature unexpectedly interfered. While Connor was serenely sleeping on a hay stack surrounded by gourds and autumn leaves, a curious deer name Maggie wandered over. When …

This Important Skill Is Often Overlooked In Leaders

<i>The MPW Insider network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in business contribute answers to timely questions</i> …

100 Homeless People Were Given Disposable Cameras and This is What They Captured

Since 2012, UK-based initiative Caf Art has been connecting people affected by homelessness with the wider community through art and photography by hanging their work in cafes and helping them earn a living through art sales. In July, the organization handed out 100 Fujifilm disposable cameras to …

Artist Humorously Illustrates the Events of His Flight That Every Traveler Can Relate To

Renowned New York Times illustrator Christoph Niemann recently took a transatlantic flight from New York City to Berlin (with a layover in London), and documented the journey in his sketchbook. The trek itself was typical for your average flight of this distance, but this is precisely what makes …

Meditation May Boost Happiness: The New Coloring for the Mind!

The ultimate goal for some of us is happiness. Are you happy yet? Happiness is often contradicted and taken for granted. The science behind what really makes us happy is no surprise with 40 percent of our daily activities making up our happiness levels. People are fascinated by defining what makes …

7 brilliant habits to boost your productivity by 9 am

Here are seven that you can embrace immediately, and if you are fast and focused, you could complete all of them before you finish your first cup of coffee.<p>The act of writing down your goals for the day with a pen and paper will force you to clarify what you want to achieve, and if you leave them …

Haunting Photo Series Shows What The "Ideal Female Body" Used To Look Like

<i>Warning: This post may not be safe for work.</i><p>Images of idealized beauty permeate most of the media we consume, and it has for hundreds of years; …

Broad City

12 emerging travel destinations that you have to visit in 2016

2016 is all about emerging destinations. Wilderness, wildlife and culture; these themes will illuminate the year's travel itineraries. Escapism and authenticity are key and nowhere offers them quite like fledgling and far-flung nations. Kyrgyzstan's vast rolling mountains, Iceland's wild natural …

Helpful Checklist to Use Before Photographing Anything

If you are reading this you probably find photography exciting, maybe even so exciting that from time to time you forget changing your camera …

Photography

This Super Successful Manager's Favorite Leadership Trick: Sunday Letters

A veteran leader shares a simple but powerful trick for greater accountability and accessibility.<p>When it comes to management successes Sam Schillace has a few under his belt. Often referred to as 'the father Google Docs,' Schillace led the team that created Writely, which would be acquired by …

Leadership

This Magical Cooking Hack Will Change Your Life

I can’t remember when or how I learned about cooking in parchment paper, but I do remember a sense of disbelief and cynicism. In fact, I still feel …

Time I

5 Ways to Dramatically Improve Your Writing

How to be your own best editor<p>I've been coaching a couple of clients to help them improve their writing, and one thing I'm noticing is how much trouble they have editing their own stuff. They work hard to create a first draft, but then have difficulty making that draft better. As one person told …

Creative Writing