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7 Traits of Super-Productive People

Is there someone on your team who seems unusually productive? Someone who gets a huge amount done — without working longer hours?<p>Super-productive people are in every industry. The most productive software developers write nine times more usable code per day than the average developer, according to …

Time Management

Stanford professor on how the workplace is literally killing us

No good employer is going to outright say that they kill you, but new research finds that too many modern workplaces are grim reapers inflicting a …

The Workplace

It’s Official. Having A Sister Makes You A Better Person According To Science

I've been telling my brother that I am the best thing about his life for 23 years, but he dismisses my opinion every single time. Turns out, he …

Psychology

Students are being prepared for jobs that no longer exist. Here's how that could change.

As automation disrupts the labor market and good middle-class jobs disappear, schools are struggling to equip students with future-proof skills.<p><i>Editor’s note: This article is the first in a series entitled Map to the Middle Class, which is being jointly published by NBCNews.com and The Hechinger</i> …

Education

'We need to admit that the job of the classroom teacher has simply become too big'

As we approach the Easter round of annual conferences for the teaching unions, it’s hardly surprising that the minds of teachers and the education …

Teaching

99 Best Gifts For Women Under $25 On Amazon

Whether you're shopping for your mother, sister, best friend, or girlfriend, only the absolute best gifts for women will do. Personally, I'm of the …

Shopping

If You Sit at a Desk All Day, You Need These 6 Yoga Poses in Your Life

It's no secret that yoga is teeming with benefits—from the mental to the physical. In case you needed another reason to begin this wellness practice, …

Yoga

7 Medications That Could Be Making You Depressed

Talk to your doctor if you're taking any of these meds and have noticed changes in your mood.<p>Medications are supposed to make you feel <i>better</i>–and most …

Depression

3 Rules I Use to Stay Productive and Not Overwhelmed

I get 1,000 emails a week, but I only work 40 hours. Here's how I do it.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>To say my life is busy is an understatement.<p>I'm a father of three kids under the age of three. I have a portfolio of 40-plus startups I've invested in and actively …

Time Management

You Should Take a Gap Year. Here's Why, and How

Whether you call it a "gap year," "a sabbatical" or "a break," taking a year away from life to travel is not only super-popular, but can be character …

College & University

7 Secrets of People Who Meal Prep Every Single Week

These genius tips will help you turn a chore into a habit.<p>You know that meme–the one with the slice of pizza and a beer in a Ziploc bag? That about …

Cooking

Spouse disrupting your sleep? It may be time for a 'sleep divorce'

When snoring and other issues keep one partner awake, sleeping in separate bedrooms may help. But how do you ask?<p>When couples love each other but dread bedtime together, a “sleep divorce” may be the solution.<p>Snoring, body heat, restless legs, different schedules and a yearning for personal space …

Sleep

Spring-clean your bod with these 6 liver- and gut-cleansing foods

Remember when the word “detox” was synonymous with an extreme diet—like a juice fast or the Master Cleanse—and you basically had to take a break from …

Wellness

This $6 leave-in conditioner helped me love my natural curls

Goodbye, heat! This is the only product I need for my curly hair.<p>I wish my hair care routine was "wash and go." But, it's not.<p>My thick, curly hair can easily become one huge mass of frizz. I've tried everything to tame it: different creams, gels, oils and sprays. I even tried a flat iron, but the …

Hair Care

If Today Is Arm Day, Here Are 59 of the Most Effective Moves You Can Do

Add these moves to your strength training routine to sculpt and strengthen your arms and upper back. Some involve dumbbells and some use just your own bodyweight, but they all target and tone your upper body. As a bonus, a bunch of these moves also work your lower body and core at the same time! …

Workouts

8 Exercises to Beat Back Pain

Did you know that aside from coughs and respiratory infections, back pain is the most common reason for seeing a doctor in the United States? More …

This Eye Cream Is SO Good It Keeps Selling Out At Sephora

Finding a good eye cream isn’t an easy task. There are so many brands and formulas out there that promise instant results, but often fail to deliver. …

Skin Care

10 unmistakable habits of utterly authentic people

Oscar Wilde said, “Be yourself. Everyone else is already taken.” Wilde made it sound so simple, but living with authenticity is a real challenge.<p>To …

Self-help

The Secret to Getting Your Kid Ready for College

Here’s one crucial step—besides studying, of course!—your teen should take each year to get into the college of his or her dreams.<p>Freshman year: …

College & University

‘I Changed My Diet And My Eczema Totally Disappeared’

Take a peek inside her food diary.<p>Naomi Whittel used to wear only pants and long sleeves as a teen to conceal the red, inflamed patches on her skin caused by eczema. But when she had her heart set on a certain boy taking her to a school dance, she decided to take a risk and wear something different …

Why This New Protein Powder Is a Game Changer, According to a Nutritionist

A new type of protein powder is about to hit the market, and it’s going to be a total game changer: A brand called Noosh has developed the first ever …

Healthy Eating

Why is my hair falling out? The prevention tips you need to know

Here's how to tackle hair loss with confidence.<p>Women joke about tearing their hair out when they’re stressed, but for those dealing with real hair loss, it’s no joke.<p>Hair loss can be frustrating, surprising and downright disheartening, and according to the American Hair Loss Association, women …

Hair Care

10 Magical Products From Sephora That Actually Live Up to the Hype

paid for by Sephora<p>Trust us, these buzzy products from Sephora are totally worth it! And if you don't trust us, just look at the Sephora Beauty Insider Community. According to tried-and-true fans, these magical beauty products are actually life-changing.<p>There is just no other setting powder out …

Carson Daly describes the tools he uses to cope with anxiety disorder

The TODAY anchor says his first panic attack occurred while hosting MTV's "TRL."<p>Carson Daly remembers being hit with his first panic attack back when he hosted the popular MTV show “Total Request Live.” He was minutes from going on air when anxiety seized him.<p>“I had a hard time breathing. I was …

Depression

The One Supplement That Completely Transformed My Damaged Hair

This ingredient gave my hair strength and shine from the inside out.<p>For a long time, I took having good hair for granted—it was naturally dark and …

Hair Care

15 Products That Are the Closest Thing to Botox in a Bottle

In the quest for smoothing wrinkles and plumping lax skin, going under the needle (whether for neuromodulator or filler) reigns supreme. That said, if you wince at the thought of sharp objects or don't have hundreds (thousands!) to drop on in-office treatments, there are pain-free, subtle, and …

The 6 Best Vitamins and Serums for Hair, Brow, and Nail Growth

<i>This article originally appeared on Health. For more stories like it, visit health.com.</i><p>Want stronger hair, nails, and brows? Here's your guide to the …

Hair Care

Why This ‘Southern Charm’ Star Is Opening Up About How Much She Sweats

Cameran Eubanks recently opened up to Health about what it's like to have hyperhidrosis.<p>Fans of Bravo’s <i>Southern Charm</i> know Cameran Eubanks as a …

San Diego

The Best Serums for Fading Dark Spots

Here's yet another reason you shouldn't underestimate the power of serum—these little bottles can act as magic erasers for dark spots. According to …

Skin Care

5 Rare Signs That Prove You Were Meant to Lead People

Are you someone who understands what motivates people psychologically? You may be leadership material.<p>A quick Google search of the word <i>leadership</i> gave me about 376 million results. And while it wouldn't give me the total for "leadership books" (if anyone knows, leave it in the comments), the same …

Leadership