Markphillips4

56 Flips | 1 Magazine | 30 Likes | 25 Following | @Markphillips4 | Keep up with Markphillips4 on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Markphillips4”

10 Reasons Why New Order's 'Bizarre Love Triangle' Is One of the Greatest Songs of All Time

The group's synth-pop masterpiece was released 30 years ago. Here's why it's just as marvelous three decades later.<p>Originally released as a single …

Synthpop

7 Psychiatrist-Backed Tips To Help You Manage Anxiety

Because this disorder can be a real pain.<p>People with anxiety disorders often face a sense of worry or dread and spend hours ruminating over worst case scenarios, which can get in the way of professional goals, personal relationships and a good quality of life. But there are ways to cope.<p>Here, …

9 Apps to Kickstart Your Mental Health Resolutions

While it’s always a good idea to make it a resolution to get fit and eat healthy in the New Year, we’re also making it a priority to get our brains in shape by trying to live more mindfully in 2017. That’s why we decided to set ourselves up for success (because let’s be honest — sticking to a New …

Here Are Reddit’s Top Dance Tracks Of 2016

It’s been a banner year for EDM over on Reddit. One of the biggest subreddits for electronic music, r/EDM, has been a great snapshot of where …

Music

How to Build Good Habits

Aristotle once said “We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence then, is not an act, but a habit.”<p>The question is – how do you develop good habits and …

7 Simple Rules for Getting Lean in 2017

Seven rules so you can follow through on that resolution.<p>For 2017, over half of Americans will make New Year's resolutions to do things like lose weight, get fit, and eat healthier. But how many actually make it past January 17? The brutal truth is only eight percent will achieve their goals, which …

29 Quotes To Summarize What You've Learned In 2016

Whenever a year is about to end and a new year is about to begin, we get the chance to start over again. We get to reflect on what we did wrong, what …

The Science Behind How Mindfulness Can Help Break Negative Thought Patterns

Remember that time you really embarrassed yourself, and you play it over and over in your head, cringing a little each time? Or how about your inability to ask for a raise or promotion you deserve because you have told yourself so many times you are not worth it? You let it stew, creating …

Mindfulness

The Best Mentality For Life That Will Make You Much Happier And More Successful

Your Attitude Makes All The Difference<p>We are all born with our own gifts and talents, but what separates an average person from a truly exceptional …

See Chris Martin Sing Beatles' 'Yesterday,' Drake's 'Hotline Bling' in Private Show

On Wednesday night, Coldplay singer Chris Martin played a surprise set in New York City to benefit the Bowery Mission, an organization the helps the …

Watch Bon Iver's Epic '22, a Million' Concert in Brooklyn

Earlier this month, Bon Iver performed a series of ten shows in New York City to promote his latest album, <i>22, a Million</i>. One of these was filmed by …

Science Says When Self-Control Is Hard, Try Empathizing With Your Future Self

You are an achiever, working hard each day to realize your dreams. But what about those days when you hit the snooze button on your alarm or opt for …

Four Ways To Help Your Employees Understand How They Contribute To The Company's Bottom Line

If you’re a people manager, you might look around at the bustling activity of your team and the looks of intense determination on their faces and assume that everyone understands how their work contributes to the company’s bottom line.<p>But you would be wrong. At least based on a recent Robert Half …

Employee Engagement

7 Things Deeply Intuitive People Do Differently

Steve Jobs once said that intuition is more powerful than intellect. As it turns out, Jobs was onto something, and the scientific community backs him up. It seems that we've been giving intuition far too little respect.<p><i>"Intuition will tell the thinking mind where to look next." - Jonas Salk</i><p>In a …

App abandoment is on the rise as consumers stick to the apps they know

It’s getting harder to get people to try new mobile applications, according to a new state of the industry report out now from Adobe, as consumers are sticking to what they know when it comes to the apps on their smartphones. App abandonment is also climbing, and app installs are only up 6 percent …

Apps

Bon Iver: 'There are people who are into being famous. And I don’t like that'

Justin Vernon’s falsetto-folk infiltrated pop and caught Kanye’s ear but now he’s kicking against the fame game. For his new album, he explains why the last thing he’ll do is a Beyoncé-style Pepsi tour<p>Related: Bon Iver's Justin Vernon on his festival: 'It's a chance for people to disappear'<p>Even on …

Red Hot Chili Peppers’ ‘Blood Sugar Sex Magik’: 10 Things You Didn’t Know

Released 25 years ago this week, <i>Blood Sugar Sex Magik</i> marked a major career turning point for the Red Hot Chili Peppers.<p>Despite years of toiling in …

bloodsugarsexmagik

How Weezer’s ‘Pinkerton’ Went From Embarrassing to Essential

In July of 1996, just two months before Weezer‘s <i>Pinkerton</i> dropped, frontman Rivers Cuomo issued a precarious warning to the band’s fan club about his …

Indie Music

Justin Timberlake Recruits Gwen Stefani for 'Feeling' Remix

Justin Timberlake has recruited Gwen Stefani, James Corden, Anna Kendrick and Zooey Deschanel for a revamped version of his hit single "Can't Stop …

U2 Albums Ranked

The Best and Worst of U2

Bruce Springsteen Got Me Through My Own Battle With Depression

Today is the 67th birthday of Bruce Springsteen, a man I’ve seen play in concert 26 times. If you haven’t heard (with the media blitz, you’ve probably heard), he also has an autobiography, <i>Born to Run</i>, coming out. What makes Springsteen’s biography unusual is there’s no ghostwriter – it’s all …

Time I

Scarlett Johansson sings New Order’s ‘Bizarre Love Triangle’

As part of a charity covers compilation for amfAR, The Foundation for Aids Research, Scarlett Johansson’s band Sugar for Sugar have taken on New Order’s “Bizarre Love Triangle”.<p>Sugar for Sugar is the actor’s supergroup with Julia Haltigan, Holly Miranda and Kendra Morris. She was previously a part …

So Money

An oral history of Swingers<p>Suddenly, heartbreak fed the need to wear ribbed tank undershirts. You got crushed? You hid under a fedora. She left? You …

Learning to be kind to yourself has remarkable benefits – Mark Leary

Human beings are the only creatures who can make themselves miserable. Other animals certainly suffer when they experience negative events, but only …

My middle-age dread

Fortysomething blues? In this extract from her new book, Miranda Sawyer reflects on the existential puzzle of midlife<p>These are the facts. I am in my 40s. I have a job. I am married. We have children and a flat with no garden, and a mortgage and a fridge-freezer and a navy blue estate car. None of …

Middle Age

Payments Ecosystem - Research & Business Opportunities

BI Intelligence<p>The modern smartphone is a remarkable device. A single device that fits in your pocket can do all the tasks that once required cameras, camcorders, GPS devices, watches, alarm clocks, calculators, and even TVs.<p>But the next change might be the most radical of all—it could eliminate …

The "Work the Angles" Program to Build Bigger, Stronger Arms

Eric and Ryan JohnsonWork the AnglesBuild bigger arms in four weeks with this varied routine.If you think of building muscle as basically just sets …

Paul Westerberg: Throwing Out the Past

<b>He’s gonna cancel on me.</b> A blizzard is on the way, and the first flakes have started falling on this nervous Friday morning, two days before …

Trick-Or-Treating

Why Perfectionism and Burnout Go Hand in Hand

Perfectionism is often treated as a virtue—especially in the workplace—but research shows that the self-imposed pressure perform flawlessly just …