Marianela Urgelles

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Millions Of Voters Are Sending A Message: Our Economic Framework Is Rotten

If you don't hang out with lawmakers, economists and journalists in Washington, you probably think Democrats and Republicans disagree on economic policy.<p>They don't.<p>In Washington, there's actually a broad consensus about economic growth. These ideas have held sway for decades:<p>Globalization is …

We Had An Expert Teach Us How To Do Our Makeup Like Grown-Ass Women

Spoiler alert: We looked dope.

Makeup

Best Business Books 2015: Disruption

Illustration by Gérard DuBois<p><i>A version of this article appeared in the Winter 2015 issue of</i> strategy+business.<p>Paul Vigna and Michael J. Casey <b><br>The Age</b> …

Are You a Leader, or Just Pretending to Be One?

We’ve rarely needed leaders more — but wanted the leaders we have less.<p>It’s as if we’ve forgotten what leadership really is, and confused it with what it isn’t.<p>What’s not leadership? For one thing, performing. Leadership is not making the right faces, memorizing the right lines, pumping your fist …

Books That Changed My Mind This Year: CEO Selections

A good book will make you think; a really good book will change the way you do it. <i>Fortune</i> asked 18 CEOs, luminaries, and rising stars to name the one …

12 Motivational Videos Guaranteed To Inspire

“People often say that motivation doesn’t last. Well, neither does bathing – that’s why we recommend it daily.” – Zig Ziglar<p><b>Everyone requires</b> …

The complete guide to never quitting anything again

The truth is, most people can become good at almost anything.<p>However, most of us quit before we reach the finish line. Why?<p>Hard Fork?Hard Fork.HARD FORK<p>Frustration and lack of persistency is one of the biggest reasons why we never master the skills we want to acquire; from learning a language, …

Self-improvement

14 charts show what big-business CFOs think about the current economy

CFOs at 114 US-based companies have provided a unique snapshot of economic sentiment for Q4 2015.<p>The CFOs were participating in the Deloitte Q3 CFO Signals survey, and they provided us with some interesting North America, Europe, and China market views and expectations.<p>Scroll down to check out 14 …

13 iPad Apps to Make You a Way Better Cook

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5 Leadership Lessons From Pope Francis

Visiting the U.S. this week, Pope Francis is showing off a leadership style we can all learn from.<p>“Many things have to change course, but it is we human beings above all who need to change.” Those were the words shared–on Twitter–by Pope Francis, <i>Time</i>‘s “Person of The Year” in 2013, who assumed the …

5 Easy, Delicious Recipes for Your Game Day BBQ or Tailgating Party

If you're planning an early-fall party or BBQ, here are five super-simple and mega-tasty recipes for your game-day bash!<p>The punishing August haze has receded for the most part. And, let's face it - it's one of the most magical times of the year... when football games bring families and friends …

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App aims to make meditation easy for skeptics

The idea of meditation can be intimidating for beginners. You know it’s good for you, but you just can’t get into it. Now, there’s a program that aims to make meditating easier— and it’s accessible right at your fingertips.<p>The app 10 Percent Happier: Meditation for Fidgety Skeptics is based on Dan …

25 TED Talks That Will Make You a Better Leader

You can improve your skills by watching lectures from these amazing and brilliant individuals.<p>If you're the owner of a business or someone in a management position, then you know how often employees, colleagues, and partners turn to you when they have questions, concerns, or need advice. Not only …

Forget Business School--Just Watch These 10 TED Talks

You can emerge as an effective trailblazer in your office by being true to yourself and constantly learning. Start by watching these short lectures and embodying their lessons.<p>In today's business world, leaders are emerging at all ranks. The role of the leader is not exclusive to executive-level …

25 Books Jeff Bezos, Mark Zuckerberg, and Other Top CEOs Recommend

Here are 25 books recommended by some of the top CEOs in the world to kick off your reading list.<p>Successful CEOs never stop learning. Personal growth is almost as important as hard work in building a winning business. Many entrepreneurs accomplish this through workshops, conferences, and even a few …

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17 Reasons Every Beauty Lover Should Shop at Target

Short of a brand-new car, you can pretty much buy anything at Target. Most importantly (duh), the retailer's beauty offerings are just as extensive. Our favorites, ahead.

14 Signs Of People Who Advance Rapidly In Their Careers

Have you ever wondered why some people advance rapidly in their careers and others don’t? Would you like to climb the ladder of success but don’t …

Top BBQ Side Dishes

Bacon, Cheddar and Chive Biscuits<p>For rolls that can stand up to barbecue's diverse flavors, try Kelsey's savory bacon, cheddar and chive …

The 15 most influential business books of 2015

This year's top business books come from journalists, economists, and academics and explore the opportunities and dangers presented by rapidly changing technology — from the first full-length biography of tech mogul Elon Musk to the ways robots could replace workers in industries around the …

8 'Piece of Cake' Cakes

These cakes may look complicated, but they're surprisingly easy to make.<p>These cakes may look complicated, but they're surprisingly easy to make.<p><b>1. Tres Leches Cake with Dulce de Leche Glaze</b><p>Popular in Latin America, <i>Tres Leches Cake</i> is a light and fluffy cake soaked with a mixture of three milks: …

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How To Do A Complete Portrait Edit Part 1 (Lightroom)

So far you’ve read countless articles on techniques that involve editing portraits, but mostly it involves one or two techniques which makes it hard …

5 Motivational Videos To Help You Succeed In Life

I am not as successful as Bill Gates or Steve Jobs, but I am very proud of what I have achieved in the last couple of months.<p>In the last six months I …

Motivation

Adrian Peterson, Vikings restructuring last three years of RB's deal

Adrian Peterson received the additional security he sought, agreeing to a revised deal with the Minnesota Vikings on Tuesday that includes injury guarantees for the 2016 season.<p>The star running back also got something that could prove more important: a structure that forces the Vikings to make …

9 Business Books That Will Change Your Life Today

Knowledge is regarded as the only lasting competitive advantage. This is true for economies, countries, organizations and people. This is the reason, …

A Summer 2015 Reading List For Creative Leaders

The opening months of 2015 brought important and helpful new titles for creative leaders. Among the works providing fresh ideas have been Herminia Ibarra’s <i>Act Like a Leader, Think Like a Leader</i>, Google VP for People Operations Laszlo Bock’s manifesto, <i>Work Rules!</i>, Tim Leberecht’s similarly …

How to build female leaders

<i>This column is part of Globe Careers' Leadership Lab series, where executives and experts share their views and advice about leadership and management. Follow us at</i> @Globe_Careers<i>. Find all Leadership Lab stories at</i> tgam.ca/leadershiplab<p>Women hold 40 per cent of all MBAs and constitute more than …