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29 No-Bake Summer Desserts For When It's Hot AF Outside

Because no one wants to turn on the oven when it's 90ºF outside.

These 40 Powerful Life Lessons Can Immediately Change the Rest of Your Life

Truth resonates in your bones. Recognize it. Feel it. And do something about it.<p>Sometimes we get lost.<p>Other times we get distracted.<p>But most of all, we often get so consumed with the game of life--all of its pursuits, sensations, and experiences--that we forget the truths that lie at the core of …

Happiness

The Simple Fruit Salad Everyone Will Devour at the Potluck

My favorite approach to cooking — especially when it comes to potlucks, parties, and picnics — is to start with a dish that's a well-loved, familiar …

Recipes

Dessert Recipe: No-Bake Boston Cream Pie Strata

Line the bottom of a 9 x 13-inch baking dish with graham crackers, using about a quarter of them and breaking some in half if necessary. Set aside.<p>To …

Baking

The 11 Best Places for Free Typing Lessons for Kids and Adults

Free Typing Lessons for Kids and Adults<p>The 11 Best Free Keyboarding Lessons Online<p>Updated February 21, 2018<p>These free typing lessons will help you …

19 Interview Questions That Cut Through the BS to Reveal a Great Hire

Employee turnover is downright costly. A great way to avoid it is to ask the right questions in the interview process.<p>I hate to start on a grim note, but it's necessary. Bringing in a few bad apples because of a lack of due diligence in the hiring process can be very costly (and inexcusable). Check …

4 Questions Great Managers Ask Their Employees Every Week

The prerequisite for setting the stage for these questions to be asked (and answered) is transparency. Therein lies the problem for most bosses.<p>Readers of my column in management roles will often write to me asking about what they can do to improve their relationships with employees. It's not that …

Eleven signs that you lack emotional intelligence

When emotional intelligence (EQ) first appeared to the masses, it served as the missing link in a peculiar finding: people with average IQs …

Emotional Intelligence

9 Questions Interesting People Ask to Cut Through the Small Talk

It all starts with having a genuine interest in the other person.<p>I remember early in my career, one of my biggest fears walking into a networking event to schmooze or meeting someone for a business lunch was boring the other person to tears in conversation.<p>I didn't want to be the windbag who …

15 Favorite Interview Questions to Completely Disarm Job Candidates (in a Really Good Way)

We asked readers for their favorite interview questions -- and we weren't disappointed.<p>Maybe your favorite interview question is one of the most common interview questions. Maybe it's one of the most common behavioral interview questions. Or maybe you have a less conventional interview question you …

I Just Discovered Melting Potatoes and I'm Officially Serving Them With Everything

We weren’t actively seeking a new way to cook potatoes. In fact, we think there’s a pretty solid variety to choose from. You can bake them, fry them, …

3 Conversations Bosses Should Have With Their Best People Now to Inspire and Motivate Them in 2018

The key for effectiveness in these conversations is not in the speaking.<p>If you're looking to get off to a fast start leading your troops heading into 2018, three crucial conversations must take place. But first, some context.<p>Good listening skills in any conversation is the foundation for superb …

Make-Ahead Christmas Morning Pancakes

Christmas Morning Pancakes<p>Serves 4 to 6; makes about 20 (3-inch pancakes) and 1/2 cup orange-honey butter<p><i>For the pancakes:</i> <br>2 cups milk, warm to the …

Best Ever Honey Garlic Butter Salmon In Foil

Steps<p>1<p>Done<p>Position a rack in the middle of the oven. Preheat oven to 375°F | 190°C. Line a baking tray / sheet with a large piece of foil, big enough …

Three Nourishing Fall Soups (That Are Also Good for Your Gut)

With soup (and by extension cold) season officially upon us, we asked frequent goop contributor Liz Moody, Brooklyn-based creator of the …

Wellness

10 Microsoft Word Tips to Save Your Job

When executives at any company are considering which employees to cut and which to keep, they want to hold onto the most helpful, knowledgeable …

11 Places to Learn Microsoft Excel for Free That Will Make You Jump for Joy

Ah, Excel. This little piece of software is the unicorn of spreadsheets, and that's why so many people want to learn it.<p>You'll be hard-pressed to find an office that doesn't use Excel for one purpose or another, even as more sophisticated solutions hit the market. Heck, my first business model was …

Microsoft Excel

Sweet Potato Salad with Tahini Dressing

Preheat oven to 375°F. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper.<p>1. Arrange potatoes on lined sheet and drizzle with evoo, salt, and pepper. Roast for …

The One Summer Dish My Friends Keep Asking Me to Make Again

My friends are hooked on my "grilled flatbread." But they don't know how simple it actually is.<p>It started a few years ago: I was hosting a group of …

Appreciate the superheroes in your team before it’s too late

Employees are the most important asset of an organization, yet they are highly undervalued. Seldom do leaders pay heed to appreciating the efforts of their employees, whereas in reality those efforts are the real reason behind any successful business. Each team has its own set of superheroes; …

Why Do Employees Quit Their Managers? Here's the No. 1 Reason in a Short Sentence

Reversing this problem is so simple, and yet it's so hard to find in most managers.<p>If I were to sit down at a coffee shop with leadership gurus John C. Maxwell, Ken Blanchard, and Simon Sinek--who have collectively sold a gazillion best-selling leadership books--and ask them this question, do you …

Ten Cheat Sheets That Will Make Your Life Easier [Infographic]

You only have so much room in your brain, and nothing's worse than forgetting that one genius tip right when you need it. Stop trying to remember …

Whether You're a Beginner or a Pro, This Workout Will Tone Your Entire Body

This strength-training workout will increase heart rate and tone your entire body. Each exercise is 25 reps, so take breaks as needed and know that you can build up to it! Be sure to wear a supportive sports bra (the <b>Class FitSugar</b> girls are wearing the Vanity Fair® Underwire Sport Bra), grab some …

Strength Training

Hearty Chicken Summer Rolls Are a No-Cook Dinner Hero

Pat the chicken dry with paper towels. Generously season both sides with salt and pepper. Heat the oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat until …

Star Trainer Emily Skye Shares Her Go-To Post-Workout Snack

Post-workout sweets cravings? We picked up this all-natural, whole foods, superdelicious snack recipe from Emily Skye, one of our favorite trainers! It uses natural maple for sweetness, almonds and peanut butter for protein, and cacao to give it that chocolaty, magnesium-packed kick that's great …

Workouts

Your Quinoa Will Taste 1,000 Times Better When You Make This Simple Swap

I've been eating quinoa for a while but admittedly haven't gotten very creative with the way I cook it (save cooking it with some bullion once!). As such, my quinoa has been pretty plain, and since I make it weekly, I was getting pretty bored. Then it dawned on me — I need to cook it in coconut …

Recipes

Our 5 most crazy-popular recipes

Looking for dinner (or brunch) inspiration? These crazy delicious dishes are our five most popular recipes, from a sensational chicken verde stew and …

Roasted Salmon with Meyer Lemon is a Quick-and-Easy Weeknight Meal | TASTE

By: Tara Tuckwiller<p>By: Tara Tuckwiller

Make-Ahead Frozen Breakfast Quesadillas

Having a quick breakfast doesn’t have to mean having a boring (or carboloaded) breakfast. These vegetarian breakfast quesadillas are packed with …