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You Should Only Skip Breakfast Under This One Circumstance

Otherwise, please eat something. Anything. It's good for your heart.<p>No one likes breakfast. Think about it: On one hand, we rejoice every time a fast-food chain announces an all-day breakfast scheme. On the other hand, we are loathe to actually eat it <i>for breakfast</i>. And it might be making us …

Seven Ways To Use Email To Build Your Brand And Create A Better Customer Experience

Email is a powerful business tool. We’ve become dependent on it for communicating with customers and coworkers, using it as a marketing tool and a customer service channel, and more.<p>We can’t live without email, although there are some things we might like to change about it, such as spam messages, …

Customer Experience

Is Organic farming Best Choice For Our Earth?

There are still being questions asked regarding the idea that organic farming is the best idea for the world as well as the environment. If you go to …

Farming

The American economy's big problem: we don't have enough companies like Tesla

Tesla's biggest problem might not be finding customers for its forthcoming $35,000 Model 3 electric sedan but figuring out how to actually build enough to meet the demand.<p>CEO Elon Musk has set a goal to produce 500,000 cars a year between 2018 and 2020. That's going to require expanding Tesla's …

Iskra Lawrence Interview: Model Prepares To Teach Young People About Body Image And Mental Health

'Your individuality is actually your magic power.'<p>Iskra Lawrence is the model you need to know about - signed with major agency Models 1, not only is …

6 face mists that do A LOT in just one spritz

Face mist is one of those skincare products that you assume doesn't do that much until you try it, stop using it and then FREAK OUT.<p>More than just a …

Best foods to protect your aging brain

The aging of America means more cases of Alzheimer's disease. Experts predict the number of people with the condition is expected to nearly triple by …

It's time to end sexist dress codes for good 

Is there anything that gets jobsworth middle-managers more rankled than perceived transgressions of menial dress codes?<p>Incredulity reigned across the fashion desk this week over the treatment of Nicola Thorp, the 27-year-old marched out of PricewaterhouseCoopers by temp agency Portico for refusing …

Red Carpet

The Right SPF for Every Part of Your Body

Each product we feature has been independently selected and reviewed by our editorial team. If you make a purchase using the links included, we may …

8 health innovations transforming women's lives around the world

Among the many injustices women face globally, inadequate health care is one of the most serious.<p>In the developing world, where childbirth …

Global warming won’t just change the weather—it could trigger massive earthquakes and volcanoes

Bill McGuire is not optimistic about humanity’s future. In his book, <i>Waking the Giant: How a changing climate triggers earthquakes, tsunamis, and volcanoes</i>, he explains why.<p>By his estimation, carbon dioxide emissions from human activity since industrialization began have changed the trajectory of …

9 Skincare Products With Unexpected Ingredients

Real ingredients equal real results.<p>If you keep saying you want to switch to more natural beauty products, but worry they're not effective enough, these nine incredibly potent skincare treatments will assuage your concerns. Ingredients like blue tansy, Umbrian clay, Greek saffron, spinach, and more …

Skin Care

10 Lies About PR That Brands Need To Know

<i>This post was co-written with Sabrina Lynch, a Global PR Consultant. Updated on May 25 to include two Bonus Lies courtesy of David Kellis, Director of PR & Social Media for The Clorox Company.</i><p>PR remains a mishandled and mismanaged discipline. It has evolved from being merely a way to generate …

Public Relations

Levi’s Made The First Ever 100%-Recycled Cotton Jeans [UPDATED]

By Adele Peters4 minute Read<p>This newest pair of Levi’s started as five old T-shirts. Using a new fabric-recycling technology, Seattle-based startup …

Sustainability

9 Insane Recipes For Anyone Who Loves Brunch

Skip the crazy brunch lines and eat in your pajamas.

How Decision-Making Is Different Between Men And Women And Why It Matters In Business

<b>Part of the series “Today’s True Leadership”</b><p>In my work as a leadership trainer and a career success coach for women over 11 years, it’s become abundantly clear that the quality of one’s decision-making is not only a critical factor in her professional success and impact, but also reflects a wide …

8 Apps Tech Savvy Entrepreneurs Use To Achieve Their Goals Faster

Credit<p>Are you among the tech savvy entrepreneurs? Do you use your smart phone most of the time? What if I tell you that there are apps that can help you achieve your goals faster? You see, as an entrepreneur I understand that time is money. And just like me, so many other smart entrepreneurs who …

Apps

Why we have blood types and why they matter

If A+ was the top grade in school, then surely A+ was also the most excellent of blood types - a biological mark of distinction.<p>It didn't take long for me to recognize just how silly that feeling was and tamp it down. But I didn't learn much more about what it really meant to have type A+ blood.<p>By …

Medical Research