Lilian Zhou

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Real and Simple No. 1: Answers to Your Most Basic Etiquette Questions

Oprah may have her list of favorite things, but I have my list of "most asked" etiquette questions. If you want to be in the know, or simply want to know the right thing to say or do in different situations, life just got that much easier.<p><b>• If I am at at a private home and I break something, should</b> …

Do you know what your eye color says about your personality?

Who has not heard of the proverb, ‘eyes are the mirrors of the soul’? This is true to the core as you may not be able to say something through your …

9 Health Foods That Aren’t Worth the Money

After handing over what feels like your whole paycheck at Whole Foods, it’s not uncommon to wonder whether the health foods you picked up are worth …

Nutrition

17 'healthy habits' you're better off giving up

The Type Of Person You Will Go For According To Your Myers-Brigg Personality Type

By April Lee,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1KmWQOy<p>Every Myers-Briggs personality type is often attracted to a certain quality or situation that …

How to Work with People Who Aren’t Good at Working with People

Twenty five years after the term “emotional intelligence” was first introduced by academics, thousands of independent scientific studies have highlighted the importance of managing your own and others’ emotions in relation to career success, job performance, entrepreneurship, and leadership.<p>But …

Psychology

The Top 10 Traits of People Who Advance in Their Careers

Want to move up the ladder? These 10 traits may be the key to your success.<p>In these competitive times, advancing in your career is far from automatic. Those who sit back and wait for things to happen for them often end up frustrated, disillusioned, and burned out. In contrast, those who look for …

personaldevelopment

The US blames China for clothing the world in polyester

The US has accused China of countless insidious acts, including harmful cyberattacks and spying. Its latest allegation is of the sartorial variety.<p>China is to blame for the surging polyester content of wardrobes the world over, according to the US delegation at an agricultural forum held by the …

China

11 Things No One Tells You About Your Morning Cup Of Coffee

Is there anything more satisfying than that first sip of coffee in the morning? Whether you're a latte drinker or you take yours black, there's no question that coffee is energizing and unbelievably delicious. Plus, that smell. It's unreal.<p>We could go on and on about how great coffee tastes, but …

10 Body Languages That Path Your Way to Success

The successful have a way of approaching success non-verbally. They exude confidence and impress on others not just in words, but also in the way …

Study Links Surgical Anesthesia to Lower IQ and Decreased Gray Matter Density in Young Children

<b>Children who received general anesthesia for surgery before age 4 had diminished language comprehension, lower IQ and decreased gray matter density</b> …

3 Reasons You're Not as Successful as You Want to Be

You're ambitious and work hard, but you still feel like you're not getting where you want to be. Here's why.<p>If success were simple and intuitive, anyone willing to work hard and persevere would reach his or her goals. But as we all know, busting your butt and being ambitious sometimes comes to …

Self-improvement

5 Easy Hair Hacks You'll Be Happy You Learned This Summer

Summer brings out the worst in everyone's hair. Fine strands frizz up, curls shrink up with the humidity, and long locks transform into a sweaty mess. This season, we turned to Chrissy Teigen's mane man and T3 stylist David Lopez to give us his on-set hair hacks. If these tricks can hold up at …

3 Money Mistakes You Must Fix to Get Rich

I get a lot of questions about how to get rich, and I always give the same answer.<p>Don't spend too much. Mostly save. Always invest.<p>Seems simple enough, right? Yet so many people do the exact opposite--invest poorly, spend way too much, save almost nothing, and remain willfully ignorant about their …

5 things you can start doing today to attract wealth

We all want more money, but the fact is some people are better at acquiring it than others.<p>The good news is, like most things in life, becoming good at attracting money is no different than becoming good at anything else, be it being a sub-par golfer, losing weight, or mastering a second …

This New Acid Might Be the Secret to Perfect Skin

If we were to tell you that the breakthrough new moisturizing ingredient is hyaluronic acid, you'd probably roll your eyes. But a new version really might be a game changer. Two serums—<b>La Prairie Anti-Aging Rapid Response Booster</b> and <b>Kane NY Serum Savant</b>—contain smaller molecules of hyaluronic acid …

10 daily habits that are making you fat

So, you thought potatoes and pasta are the prime reasons why you are gaining fat? Sorry to debunk your concept, but losing or gaining fat is much …

Facebook addiction - and how to tackle it

Why do we drop stuff that we need to finish in order to start other things – even when we know that we shouldn’t be switching back and forth on our to-do list (or worse, between our to-do’s and Facebook?)<p>It’s one of the mysteries of modern office life. Since we at MeisterTask are building an app to …

The Dos and Don'ts of Coffee

Everyone has their own personal habits when it comes to coffee. But the same goes for hygiene, so if it's not okay to pick your nose, it shouldn't be …

The 10 new rules of healthy eating

Trying to eat healthily in this day and age can be confusing. Almost every week we read about a new “superfood” or hear that the previous one isn’t so great. I’m a big believer in listening to advice, trying it out on your body and then figuring out what’s right for you. We are all different: one …

How Your Face Betrays Your Personality and Health

8 min read<p>This story originally appeared on BBC Future<p>You might expect a great philosopher to look past our surface into the depths of the soul – but Ancient Greek thinkers were surprisingly concerned with appearance. Aristotle and his followers even compiled a volume of the ways that your looks …

Psychology

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