Marie Mallory

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10 unmistakable habits of irresistible people

Too many people succumb to the mistaken belief that being likeable comes from natural, unteachable traits that belong only to a lucky few — the good …

Self-help

Speak In Public With Ease And Confidence – Personal Development Tips

Are you new to the idea of public speaking? If so, you can learn this vital skill. This article is filled with suggestions with you in mind. Learning …

Everything You Ought To Know About Public Speaking – Personal Development Tips

Public speaking is a life skill that can alter one’s life. If you wish to better this area of your life, then this is the place for you. Continue …

20 Questions To Reflect On Your Teaching This Year So Next Year Is Better

20 Questions To Reflect On Your Teaching This Year So Next Year Is Better by Terry Heick I don’t know how your school year is going and/or ‘went’ …

13 Surprising Things You Should Never Say Around a Child

If you have kids, babysit kids, or simply spend a lot of time around your friends' kids, then you already know they are little sponges. Children have …

Science Discovered That Banning Small Talk from Your Conversations Makes You Happier (Try Asking These 13 Questions Instead)

It's time to delete questions like 'what do you do?' and 'where do you live?' from your vocabulary forever.<p>Ever walk into a networking event or cocktail party and all you hear is superficial chit-chat? The small talk is deafening and doesn't evolve into anything substantial. You can hardly stand …

Washington University in St. Louis

5 Things People With Emotional Intelligence Do When Their Buttons Are Pushed

When you clash with difficult people at work, how do you manage your emotions?<p>Do you work with people who display emotional intelligence? Better yet, do <i>you</i> display your own emotional intelligence (EQ) when working with others? I've experienced my fair share of conflict and drama in the workplace -- …

13 Books These High Achievers Say Helped Them Get Ahead

These titles foster creativity, self-improvement, and open-mindedness.<p>Reading is good for you in many ways. It fosters creativity, self-improvement and open-mindedness. Researchers even have determined it can help you live longer. Here are popular titles suggested by more than a dozen successful …

UC Berkeley Is Offering Data Science, Its Fastest-Growing Course Ever, for Free Online

It's worth passing along a message from UC Berkeley. According to its news service, the "fastest-growing course in UC Berkeley’s history — …

Habits Your Tween Should Break Now

Children, like adults, can acquire some pretty bad habits, and breaking any habit takes dedication and hard work. If your tween has picked up a few …

How Can You Make Running Less Painful?

Millions of U.S. runners are starting to greet the warmer weather with an outdoor run. Some portion will finish those runs with knee, foot or back pain.<p>What can a runner with consistent pain do to fix it short of a costly gait analysis? There’s no easy solution, but experts say there are ways of …

Curious to Try the Keto Diet? Here's Everything You Can and Cannot Eat

The keto diet has been one of the most talked-about health trends in the past year. The low-carb, high-fat diet induces a state of ketosis in your body, creating ketones that burn fat instead of the glucose converted from carbohydrates. In other words, the keto (short for ketogenic) diet forces …

On a Mission to Lose Belly Fat? These Transformations Will Shock and Inspire You

Some women carry extra weight in their stomachs, so when they lose weight, the difference is astounding! Scroll through these before and afters, and see how these 11 women transformed their bodies.<p>"Remember, your always one decision away from a totally different life 💡"<p>"She believed she could, so …

5 TED Talks That Are an Instant Dose of Optimism

Life got you down lately? These talks are just what you need to feel more optimistic.<p>Optimism can be hard to maintain these days. The polar ice caps are melting, world leaders are taunting each other like schoolyard bullies, and billion dollar companies are revealing themselves to be clueless about …

These 7 Essential Oils for Varicose Veins Are Practically Magic

Did you know that almost 25% of adults deal with varicose veins, the raised, swollen, and often purplish-blue twisted veins that most frequently …

50 Terrifying Serial Killers From Each State Who'll Freak You The Hell Out

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Yale's "Happiness 101" Course Is Available Online For Free — Here's How You Can Take It

What’s the secret to happiness? You could soon find out for free. One of Yale’s most popular classes — not just this school year, but in the …

10 Books You Pretend To Have Read (And Why You Should Really Read Them)

Science fiction and fantasy offer a rich legacy of great books - but that abundant pile of reading material can also be daunting. So sometimes, it's …

They shared their lives on YouTube. Then an obsessed fan came calling — with a gun.

By Amber Ferguson<p>, Digital video editor<p>Kyle Swenson<p>, Staff Writer<p>Christopher Giles passed his hours plugged into the Internet, either gripping an Xbox controller or burning through YouTube videos. He was 23 and lived by himself in a two-story apartment complex topped with stucco in a northern …

Crime

5 vegetarian breakfast foods that keep you full until lunch

If you're trying to stave off the mid-morning munchies, these foods will satisfy both your taste buds and your appetite.<p>If you've ever eaten a sugary …

Should you use protein powders? It’s complicated.

By Gabriella Boston<p>Did you think protein powder and protein shakes were the domain only of the Arnold Schwarzeneggers and Dwayne "the Rock" Johnsons of the world?<p>These days, protein shakes and powders are used by diverse groups of people that couldn't be more different, at least physically: elite …

Nutrition

This Carb-Friendly Cleanse Mimics the Effects of Gastric Bypass

If you hate extreme diets but love extreme results, a resistant starch diet may be right for you. Created by the authors of the bestselling book <i>The</i> …

25 Mindfulness Quotes to Keep You in the Present Moment

I’ve been studying eastern philosophy for a few years now and I honestly feel blessed with every lesson I learn. The greatest thing about practising …

Why Americans Smile So Much

How immigration and cultural values affect what people do with their faces<p>On Reddit forums that ask “What’s a dead giveaway that someone is American?” one trait comes up over and over again: big, toothy grins.<p>Here’s how one Reddit user in Finland put it:<p>When a stranger on the street smiles at …

McDonald's

7 Social Media Psychology Studies That Will Make Your Marketing Smarter

One of my favorite things about social media is that it's still such a young and new form of communication. It feels too early to take anything as a given, so we're all experimenting, testing and learning together.<p>Every day seems to bring exciting new studies as research shows us more about how …

Social Media

'BoJack Horseman' Creators Explain Why Netflix Is So Much Better Than TV

Just look at " BoJack Horseman ," a recently released cartoon about the washed-up star of a 1990s sitcom who has a horse head on a human body and lives in a world of talking animals where this is normal .<p>The show is smart, funny, and innovative, and the show creators say Netflix was the only place …

TV

The Ad Agency For Apple, Pepsi and McDonald's Is Advising Clients To Slash Millions From Their TV Budgets

The move is an admission that traditional TV budgets are under direct attack from online sources. Previously, the ad business's official line was online video would grow alongside traditional TV. Now it seems that digital video is eating TV's lunch.<p>In an interview with the Wall Street Journal, …

Advertising

Devices are to blame for TV ratings tumble, Nielsen says

TV ratings at the biggest networks have been weak this fall, but Nielsen says the problem isn't how much people are watching -- it's where they're tuning in to TV.<p>Friday, Nielsen Global President Steve Hasker said he believed a drop in prime-time broadcast television ratings this fall is the result …

The Era Of TV's Media Dominance Will Come To An End In 2016 — Here's The Evidence

The death knell for the primacy of TV advertising has been ringing for some time, but we now know when to arrange the funeral: 2016.<p>That is the year researchers at Forrester predict US advertisers will spend more on digital advertising than TV ads. Email marketing, social media, display advertising …

Advertising