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3 crucial skills for leading without authority

With flatter management structures, increased outsourcing, the move toward collaborative cultures, and the ongoing formation of cross-functional …

The One Change to My Travel Routine That Lightened My Luggage for Good

The front zip pocket of my carry-on suitcase has always been reserved for a book or two — real books, the printed kind that you flip through and …

How to Choose the Best Lube for Your Sex Life

When shopping, you’ll want to think about the different types of lube out there when choosing the one that’s best for you. Lubes come in a variety of …

Psychologists studied 5,000 genius kids for 45 years — here are their 6 key takeaways

Follow thousands of superbright kids for four and a half decades, and you learn a thing or two about how to raise a high-achiever.<p>One of the biggest takeaways: Even kids with genius-level IQs need teachers to help them reach their full potential.<p>Since it began in 1971, the "Study of Mathematically …

The 10 best perfumes for men

10 Must-See TED Talks for Entrepreneurs

Some of the most valuable online resources in recent years have been TED talks.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The internet’s accessibility makes it a great resource for learning. In the past, those in search of knowledge had to wade through long blocks of …

Entrepreneurship

The 15 best business books to read this summer

The best kind of summer reading is a book that's both informative and entertaining — a book that makes you feel smarter without boring you to tears.<p>They're not always easy to find, but lucky you — we've found 15 of them. Below, you'll see some of our favorite business books from this year and …

Before You Take On A Business Partner, Read This

<b>Business Partnerships suck, don’t do them.</b> As blunt as that statement might be, it’s a fact that once you’ve brought outside individuals into your business, whether they be family or other, you are begging for problems in your organization.<p>It’s no secret that I’m a firm believer in the best …

Small Business

The 27 Most Important Finance Books Ever Written

27 classic works that every Wall Streeter should read.<p>“In my whole life, I have known no wise people (over a broad subject matter area) who didn’t …

Investing

27 songs from the 27 club: From Amy Winehouse to Kurt Cobain

After the tragic deaths of musicians like Janis Joplin, Amy Winehouse and Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain, the world started to pay attention to the …

Music

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The Greatest Myths About the Apostles

From the actual number to Peter's wife and child, how well do you really know the apostles?<p>After the death of Jesus, his core group of followers went …

12 Insanely Long (and Ridiculously Expensive) Cruises That Will Take You Around the World

The longest cruise itineraries take you around the world in 6 months for $10,000 and up.<p>Spending several months traveling the globe could be a …

Ho Chi Minh City

10 things your LinkedIn profile should reveal in the first 10 seconds

Some people call LinkedIn the Facebook of the working world.<p>While the platform definitely draws comparisons, employers don't search it to be updated on your latest party or to play Candy Crush.<p>They want to learn more about you and your professional experience.<p>Once an employer reaches your profile, …

21 Cruises Everyone Should Go On Before They Die

Ready for a getaway?<p>A cruise can be so much more than just a trip for hard partying spring breakers. It can also be one of the best ways to immerse yourself in an array of gorgeous destinations—if you choose the right cruise line and venture, that is. These river and ocean voyages chosen by <i>National</i> …

This Yale Psychologist Says Carrots And Sticks Don't Motivate

It’s the age-old question: How do you build a workplace culture where employees are intrinsically motivated? Somewhat surprisingly, although overwhelming research speaks against traditional systems of rewards and recognition, so many companies continue wasting money on what has proved not to …

Leadership

Science Says These 11 Body Language Secrets Will Make You More Successful

Not because of the positive effect they have on other people (although they do), but because of the one you'll have on yourself.<p>If you're like me, you don't ever think about how you stand, sit, or move. But we should, because other people instinctively pick up on nonverbal signals we send.<p>And …

Self-help

8 Ways to Get the Most Out of the All-New Flipboard

Our latest update has arrived! It was created to quickly connect you to the things you’re most passionate about in the world and in your own work, life and play. Here are eight ways it can benefit you as a reader, curator and all-around inquisitive person.<p>Ready to get started?<p><b>It’s one place to keep</b> …

Social Media

Want to Be Genuinely Likable and Charismatic? Do Any One of These 12 Things

Each is simple...but not always easy. Which is exactly how it should be.<p>Who do you want to work with? The people you like. Who are you more willing to help? The people you like. Who are you more likely to go out of your way to mentor, encourage, and support? The people you like. And on a strictly …

Self-improvement

Here Are Some Tips How to Write and Send Professional Email Messages

How to Write and Send Professional Email Messages<p>Updated April 19, 2018<p>Whenever you send professional email messages, it's really important to make …

This 7-minute workout is all you need to get in shape

This 7-minute workout is ideal if you have little time to exercise or don't have access to a gym.<p>According a study published in the American College of Science and Medicine's Health & Fitness Journal, the combination of aerobic and resistance training performed at a high-intensity can be extremely …

A 5-Second Habit to Rewire Your Harshly Self-Critical Brain

<b>“I acknowledge my own worth. My confidence is growing.” ~Unknown</b><p>Sometimes I feel like a spider whose web is repeatedly torn down. I plan something …

The one thing you should do when searching for flights online to get cheaper deals

<b>• Websites employ something called "dynamic pricing," which means they can change prices based on your search history.<br>• Clearing your cookies, which store the details of your web browsing, can help get around dynamic pricing.</b><p>Entire novellas have been written on how to score cheaper flights, and the …

11 Simple Ways to Improve Your Memory

Whether you want to be a <i>Jeopardy!</i> champion or just need to remember where you parked your car, here are 11 things you can do right now to turn your …

The Brain

How to Live with Purpose if You Don’t Have a Clue

How I stay focused every day<p>“The mystery of human existence lies not in just staying alive, but in finding something to live for.” — Fyodor …

5 Successful Ways to Stand Out Among Your Competitors

If you are a business owner then you must be well aware of how difficult it is to start a business and how difficult is to manage it and keep it …

The 50 Best Movies of 2016 to Stream on Netflix

<i>2016 wasn’t all bad. For proof, one need look no further than the impressive array of independent films released last year, some of which have now</i> …

Why It’s So Hard to Train Someone to Make an Ethical Decision

One of the conundrums of ethical decision making is that many moral decisions that are quite straightforward — even easy — to resolve in a classroom or during training exercises seem far more difficult to successfully resolve when confronted during actual day-to-day decision making.<p>Take the …

Management

7 Solid Tips on How to Be the Best Speaker in the Room

Regardless how you feel about public speaking, absolutely anyone can be a charismatic presenter, provided the right work goes into the preparation.<p>Have you ever suffered through a presentation or talk while your mind wandered, eyelids drooped, and backside ached? Of course you have. Dull and …

Public Speaking

6 free apps to install on a new MacBook

Congrats on your new MacBook. Apple outfits you with a bounty of preinstalled software, but it doesn't cover everything. Here are six free apps that I installed on my new new MacBook Pro and use regularly, from an uninstaller to a word processor, with four useful apps in between.<p>Let's take them in …