Nolan Loyde

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The Cheapest Places to Travel for Each Month of the Year

Domestic: Los Angeles<p>You can save 33 percent on hotels in the city of angels this month, when the nightly average rate for four-star properties dips …

Fort Lauderdale

The Fastest Way to Make Your House Smell Amazing

The holiday season means lots of things, namely food, celebrations and the arrival of guests. We bet you’ve tidied up the living room and prepped the …

Holiday Recipes

Do This for 12 Minutes a Day to Release Negative Emotions

You'll need a pen, paper, and matches.<p><i>Habib Sadeghi, DO, is co-founder of the Be Hive of Healing Integrative Medical Center in Los Angeles. In this</i> …

Self-help

Doing Without a Tie? A Guide to Collars That Can Stand Alone

As more men dispense with ties, clothiers are coming up with shirt collars that can deliver a crisp, pulled-together look without the formality.<p>Men look cooler without a tie—both in temperature and style. But, getting it right takes more than just unbuttoning.<p>There is a lot to consider. The collar …

Men's Fashion

22 Fascinating Questions To Ask Your Partner To Take Your Bond To The Next Level

Getting to know your partner better doesn't have to stop after those initial dates or the first few weeks of being official. Whether you've been with …

Amazon Fire TV

8 Rules to Do Everything Better

“Principles are fundamental truths that serve as the foundations for behavior that gets you what you want out of life,” writes investor Ray Dalio in his bestselling book, <i>Principles</i><i>.</i> Dalio focuses on skills like decision-making, investing, and managing organizations. While reading through it, I …

Self-improvement

The Best Mentors Ask These 8 Questions

An essential part of being a good mentor is asking the right questions. Here’s a cheat sheet to get you started.<p>It’s hard to deny that good mentors are important. The best workplaces have formal programs to develop mentoring relationships. LinkedIn has even launched a feature to help you find one. …

Leadership

How to Disagree with Someone More Powerful than You

Your boss proposes a new initiative you think won’t work. Your senior colleague outlines a project timeline you think is unrealistic. What do you say when you disagree with someone who has more power than you do? How do you decide whether it’s worth speaking up? And if you do, what exactly should …

Leadership

4 Ways to Attract and Hire Your Company's Next Generation of Leaders

Tomorrow's leaders have different visions and intentions when it comes to working for and leading companies. Here are their 4 top priorities.<p>Millennials are officially the largest generation in our workforce. According to the latest Pew study on workforce trends, "as of 2017 - the most recent year …

Leadership

11 Ways to Make Ice Cream Without an Ice-Cream Maker

You know what pairs really well with a rosé-and-Netflix marathon? Ice cream. Salted-caramel-toffee-pretzel ice cream. But wait, don’t run out to the …

Ice Cream

What to Do When Your Boss Won’t Advocate for You

Having a great boss is a potentially life-changing gift. On the other hand, many of us know firsthand that having a bad boss can cause a lot of drama, headaches, and stress. While it’s easy to love the great bosses and flee the bad ones, there’s one kind of boss that’s much less straightforward to …

Leadership

The Right and Wrong Way to Manage Up at the Office

Don’t assume good work will speak for itself—the burden is usually on you to find a way to communicate with your boss<p>By<p>Sue Shellenbarger<p>Sue Shellenbarger<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>Google+<p>Sue.Shellenbarger@wsj.com<p>It’s an ability that can shape your career more than almost any other—but many …

Employment

A Clear Sign That You Work for a Great Leader Comes Down to 1 Word (It'll Make Most Bosses Cringe)

Ever feel like work is an environment ruled by fear? Ever wonder what is the opposite of this?<p>Do you ever feel like work is an environment ruled by fear, and you and your co-workers are walking on egg shells and constantly looking over your shoulders? Does this affect your work performance?<p>Leaders …

S&P 500

15 Foil-Packet Dinner Recipes That Make Cleanup a Breeze

We’re all about a cooking technique that will help us get dinner on the table quickly with no dishes. Turns out, you’ve had the answer in your …

Cooking

Contemporary Mexican Music: Not Your Abuelita's Mariachi

As the staff of NPR's <i>Weekend Edition Sunday</i> prepares to head to Mexico to cover the country's upcoming presidential elections, it seemed only fitting that <i>Alt.Latino</i> prepare a short round up that explores the vast sonic landscape of contemporary Mexican music.<p>Although that request may be a tall …

Mexico

6 Easy, Healthy Dinner Ideas For When You Just Don’t Want To Cook

Eating a healthy, well-balanced diet is what we all strive to do. But it’s hard to stick to that goal when you’ve got a busy schedule, or if you’re …

Food

Want to Be a Better Boss? Read Any of the 8 Books the Smartest Leaders Have Already Read

This remarkable publishing company aims to change the world by putting out profoundly positive leadership bestsellers.<p>In the process of writing a manuscript for my first book publication, my literary agent and I are choosing publishers wisely. One promising publisher on my radar screen is …

Leadership

If You Have This Type Of Personality, Then You Might Need More Sleep & Here’s Why

At the risk of sounding like an 87-year-old granny, I’ll be honest with you, friends: Socializing tires me TF out. Maybe it’s because I spend the …

Psychology

Not Your Parent's Road Trip: How To Do The Pacific Northwest The Right Way

<i>Read Part 1: Los Angeles to Sonoma</i><p>From Sonoma, you can take the time to drive along the coast and hit stops like Redwood National Park – which is what just about everyone does – which is why I recommend making a b-line (with one quick detour to Crate Lake) for your first stop: Sisters, Oregon.<p><b>The</b> …

RVs

How To Make Real KFC Chicken (With All 11 'Secret' Herbs And Spices)

The recipe for KFC chicken used to be a closely guarded secret. However, a former KFC employee recently leaked the alleged "11 secret herbs and …

Recipes

10 Smart Questions to Ask Your Partner at the Dinner Table

10 Smart, Introspective Questions to Ask Your Partner at the Dinner Table<p>June 9th, 2018<p>Image Credit: Kim Lucian<p>"How was your day?"<p>Every couple …

Relationships

The Teen Slang Dictionary for Parents

Teens in each generation develop a language of their own based on what is going on in teen culture. And the introduction of social media and digital …

Language

11 Proven Habits of Highly Innovative People

What we call innovation is really a way of looking at the world and finding a place in the patterns where improvement is possible.<p>7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The biggest success stories always hinge on innovation and creating breakthroughs no one else …

Creativity

49 Unforgettable Bucket List Trips You Can Do On A Budget

If you like to travel, you probably have a bucket list of places you want to hit throughout your lifetime. If you've been under the impression that …

European Travel

What makes a great leader, explained in eight counterintuitive charts

A couple of years after starting my most recent company, I had a scary realization. I noticed that by the time the business had grown to a hundred employees, my day-to-day role had gone from “guy who decides and builds things” to “guy who manages other people who decide and build things”—and I had …

Civil Rights

It's Not About Time Spent, It's About Impact Made

A classic miscalculation is thinking that time spent equals value in return. That equation only costs your business more and gives less to your clients.<p>A CEO taught me this lesson over a decade ago after our first executive coaching session. My view was, the more time we spent exploring and …

Leadership

This iPhone feature can radically improve your life and relationships

Recently, I read a book about a man named Matthew Cowley, who was an incredible missionary and humanitarian to the people in New Zealand over 100 …

Self-improvement

This Cozy Cocoon Chair Is Perfect For Reading

Reading is the perfect way to destress at the end of a long, hard day. You can escape into the world of a good book and lose yourself for a little …

Living Rooms

The 7 Best Alarm Clocks to Get You the F*ck Outta Bed

You know that iPhone alarm (and seven subsequent snoozes) aren't cutting it.<p><i>Here at Esquire, we believe your living space should be a reflection of who you've worked so hard to become. All it takes are a few upgrades. These are the stylish (and functional) items worth buying to make your house a</i> …

City Halls

Try These 12 Strategies If You Need To Stop Micromanaging

For new and experienced leaders alike, one of their biggest management challenges is learning how to properly delegate. Those who struggle with delegation often come off as micromanagers, leading their teams to feel over-scrutinized and distrusted.<p>Most employees don’t appreciate being micromanaged, …

Leadership