Michael E McGregor

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6 Things Bad Bosses Always Fear (but Great Leaders Always Do)

It could mean the difference between success and failure.<p>Peter Drucker famously said: "Culture eats strategy for breakfast."<p>The quote was actually attributed to him and made famous in 2006 by Mark Fields, chief executive at Ford. Twelve years later, it's corporate-speak for purpose-led and …

Leadership

4 Things You Need to Accept About Millennials in the Workplace

2018 is the year of working smarter, not harder.<p>If I had a dollar every time an older person said something disparaging about a Millennial, I'd be talking to you from my own private island. What I have found, is that working with them (or managing them) can be rewarding as long as you treat them …

Demographics

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Food

You could get an extra $1,000 back in your tax refund with this little-known tax credit

Believe it or not, the government will pay you to save.<p>I'm serious. Check this out.<p>It's called the Saver's Credit, and it's one of the most valuable tax credits available. But sadly it's one of the most overlooked.<p>If you're a low- or middle-income worker, you can take this tax credit if you …

Retirement

The 14 Best Ways to Burn Fat Fast

Whether you’re looking to improve your overall health or simply slim down for summer, burning off excess fat can be quite challenging.<p>In addition to …

I Had Ridiculous Acid Reflux for a Year: Here's How I Fixed It (Without Drugs)

About six years ago, seemingly overnight, I developed a case of acid reflux so unpleasant that I felt as though lava was perpetually bubbling up into …

The 12 Best Hiking Boots and Shoes of 2018

From fleet-footed trail runners to midcuts that bash through the worst scree with ease, these 12 pairs can handle any conditions nature dreams …

Are You Financially Literate? Answer These 3 Questions to Find Out

Financial literacy means that you grasp these basic financial concepts. Without it, you're unlikely to become wealthy.<p>Financial literacy is a must …

15 Life-Changing Books, According to Real Simple Editors

A great read can be transformative—and may even change the way you think about your life. These books, chosen by <i>RS</i> staffers, are so powerful, you’ll …

13 Handy Things You Should Always Buy at Harbor Freight

When it comes to your home, you get what you pay for. It's why, when you want your countertops to last for decades, you choose a material like …

Woodworking

Best IPAs in America

As the craft beer world has grown to support over 4000 unique breweries around the United States, no style has kept up with India Pale Ale. As of …

Beer

The ultimate guide to Google Home: Tips and tricks for understanding and making the most out of your assistant speaker

Article Contents<p>1 The basics<p>2 Voice Match and multiple users<p>3 Assistant apps<p>3.1 Important distinctions about Assistant apps<br>• 3.2 Assistant apps are …

Smart Homes

5 Reasons Not to Retire Before 66

One of them has to do with your health.<p>Just over half of Americans retire between the ages of 60 and 65, making this the most popular age range for …

5 Ways to Upgrade a Box of Chicken Broth

Boxed chicken broth is one of the hardest working items in my pantry. I like it in place of water when I’m cooking rice or polenta, I add a splash to …

I Just Made Kung Pao Brussels Sprouts, and I Might Never Order Takeout Again

Though I’ll eat pretty much any vegetable tossed in oil, seasoned with salt and pepper, and roasted in a hot oven, adding a little something extra …

Five books that can help you revamp your financial world

Want to knock out one New Year’s resolution with another? Fix your finances by reading more. We asked NerdWallet’s money experts what books they …

Personal Finance

What men with strong handshakes all have in common

The stronger a man's handshake, the more functioning his penis. That's according to science, anyway.<p>Researchers have found every 5kg increase in hand …

Inn-Escapable: A front-row view at Yosemite Valley Lodge

One of the tallest waterfalls in North America cascades down right behind the Yosemite Valley Lodge, where the accommodations are simple and …

Yosemite in Winter

Winter is the least busy and possibly most beautiful season in Yosemite. The crowds go home, the wildlife comes out, and hotel rates go down. Frost …

Baptist News: Evangelicals have killed Christianity in America

Writing in the Baptist News, Miguel De La Torre -- a progressive professor at Denver's Iliff School of Theology -- denounces evangelicals who …

Edmunds recommends 15 used cars for under $15K

Will Kaufman | Edmunds, via AP<p>These cars sold for a ton of cash<p>Including Porsches, Ferraris, and Corvettes.<p>Time<p>Depreciation may be the bane of new-car buyers, but it's also the reason so many shoppers buy used.<p>We scoured our annual Edmunds New Car Buying Guides from years past to see what cars we …

Mid-Size Car

This Surprising Discovery Could Lead To Better Batteries In The Future

A collaboration of scientists met up at Brookhaven National Laboratory to track lithium ions with a new imagining technique. This work could lead to improvements in the engineering of batteries allowing them to be more powerful and last longer .<p>The scientists noticed an unexpected phenomenon in …

Clean Energy

Seven memory skills that will make you smarter

Learning ability is probably the most important skill you can have.<p>Take it from Peter Brown, Henry Roediger, and Mark McDaniel, authors of <i>Make It</i> …

Philip Hammond

Jesus Commands: Listen to My Voice

January 28, 2018 by Adrian Warnock<p>There is a Voice that demands to be heard above the competing crowd. There is Someone who commands we listen to Him …

How blockchain could kill both cable and Netflix

Blockchain technology, powered by nodes of peer-to-peer computers around the world, is on the rise. So can we expect decentralized entertainment applications built on blockchain to replace streaming services like Netflix or Amazon and be the final death knell for Cable?<p>Video production studios have …

Blockchain

News Flash: Your Social Security Benefits Are Already Being Cut

Whether you realize it or not, your current or future benefit is shrinking before your eyes.<p>Social Security is, for better or worse, this country's …

How so Many Millennials Have Over $100K in Savings

According to a new report, 16 percent of people born in the 1980s and '90s have $100,000 or more in savings.<p>Millennials have a rep for being totally …

Top 10 Tips for Better Hammock Camping From American Gear Manufacturers – Page 4

• <b>Hammock Angle</b><p>An often overlooked aspect of hanging a hammock is the angle of the hammock suspension to the ground. In the hammock community, the …

4 things you need to know about statins

<b>Statins – a group of drugs used to lower cholesterol and heart disease risk – are widely prescribed but have had a lot of negative press over the</b> …

14 money lessons rich parents teach their kids

Author and self-made millionaire Steve Siebold has spent a lot of time studying the ultra wealthy. He's interviewed more than 1,200 millionaires and …