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Scott Sharp's ESM team wins Rolex as Corvettes thrill crowd

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — One by one the top contenders in the Rolex 24 at Daytona fell victim to the bumps and breaks of a twice-around-the-clock …

Toxic relationship habits most people think are normal

There’s no class in high school on how to not be a shitty boyfriend or girlfriend. Sure, they teach us the biology of sex, the legality of marriage, and maybe we read a few obscure love stories from the 19th century on how not to be.<p>But when it comes down to actually handling the nitty-gritty of …

Relationships

This Detox Lemonade Will Help You Feel Much Better Post Holiday Feast

Feeling bloated, nauseous, and blah? Not anymore.<p>After Thanksgiving, it's easy to feel gross. We indulge in 4,500 calories during the feast—our bods aren't ready for it. But while there's not a ton of prep you can do for the large-and-in-charge meal, you <i>can</i> make yourself feel better. How? With a …

Detox

The Simple Trick to Turning Any Stew Into a Pie

This simple trick for turning stew into pie has us wondering what we've been doing all our lives.<p>Come winter there's nothing better than tucking into something warm: your bed, the deep chair by the fire, a familiar book, or best of all, a pie. And, no, we're not talking apple.<p>We're talking <b>savory</b> …

11 Tweaks to Your Daily Routine Will Make Your Day More Productive

9 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I don’t know anyone who couldn’t use a little boost in their energy and self-control.<p>Researchers at the University of Nottingham recently published findings from their exploration of 83 separate studies on energy and …

Time Management

35 DIY Container Ideas to Completely Declutter Your Home

Ever feel like you're in a heavy downpour of clutter? When the 'stuff' build-up reaches a dangerously high level, rein in your panic and bring out your creative side, with these life-saving DIY containers. Get ready to coral your porch clutter, banish your toiletry mess, and cure your hallway …

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A New Book Gives the Middle Finger to the Self-Help Genre

'F*ck Feelings' takes a refreshingly blunt approach to self-improvement.<p>Freudian couch sessions, daily journal entries, meditation? Screw it all. Traditional self-improvement isn't working because—wait for it—there is no magic fix for your worst personality traits, your heartbreak or your lingering …

Self-help

My office romance turned into a marriage — here are 12 rules for dating a coworker

Quick backstory: We didn't meet on the job — we were dating for almost four years before we started working together (which, by the way, wasn't planned … long story). But for about 11 months, we sat three cubes apart from one another and kept our relationship under wraps.<p>That's right: Nobody knew …

Study: Meditation Can Help Reduce Self-Critical Behavior

A study finds that lovingkindness meditation, a Buddhist practice, helps weed out negative behavior and ease symptoms of depression.<p>Perfectionism can have its benefits--motivation and setting high standards for your work-life--but it can also have negative side effects, like heightened levels of …

Meditation

400+ First Date Questions: Everything You Need To Ask The First Time You Go Out With Someone (And More)

Genuinely Interesting Questions For You To Ask Your Next Date<p><i>It’s really, REALLY attractive when people ask well thought out questions on a first</i> …

If Love Were A Secret Cooking Recipe These Would Be The Key Ingredients And Directions

Is there such a thing as fate? That two people were made for each other?<p>The answer is no. Love is a combination of dumb luck, timing, and a lot of …

50 Quotes to Inspire Your Day

Get Off The Computer And Complete This Italian Teacher's Summer Assignment. You Won't Regret It.

Read on HuffPost Italy<p>A summer homework list assigned by Cesare Catà of Don Bosco High School in Fermo, a small town on the Adriatic Sea in northeastern Italy, is currently going viral across that country.<p>Instead of giving his students required reading assignments, Catà gave them a prescription for …

Important Areas of Compatibility

Many couples come into counseling saying that they have realized they are just not compatible. One or both partners, but usually the woman, says that these areas of incompatibility are making the relationship hopeless. However, from my experience, there are usually not too many dealbreaker areas of …

We’re boring our kids in school: This easy reform will actually help them learn

<b>(wavebreakmedia via Shutterstock)</b><p>Students have a rich world available to them to develop and train their minds. It’s not school — but it could be<p>Greg Toppo<p>May 12, 2015 9:57am (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “The Game Believes in You”<p>In 1967, media critic Marshall McLuhan predicted that within two decades, …

This Retirement Saving Mistake Could Cost You $43,000

Nothing is free when it comes to investing, but your 401(k) match comes close. Here's how to get the most from it.<p>People are panicked about having …

Retirement

The Five Hidden Benefits Of Procrastination

Is it possible that there are times when procrastination can work in your favor?<p>Are comfortable with fear? Do you like to have a little bit of panic or threat to your survival built into each day?<p>Whether we are consciously aware of it or not, this is what we do to ourselves when we procrastinate, a …

Procrastination

10 Banned Foods Americans Should Stop Eating – Infographic

Embed this infographic on your website:<p>Are you eating <b>food that's already banned</b> in other countries but is still allowed to poison and kill Americans? …

Feeling Stressed? This Mindfulness Website Will Help Put Your Problems In Perspective In Just 60 Seconds

Having one of those days when it feels like you're carrying the weight of the world on your shoulders? A new website has a brilliantly simple …

Mindfulness

How to Get Organized: 2 Solutions From Philosophy and Kindergarten

Being disorganized causes huge problems.<p>Via Organizing from the Inside Out:<p>• Americans waste nine million hours per day searching for misplaced …

Minimalism

Why people cheat in relationships — and how to keep it from happening to you

Today, geneticists estimate that 16 million men in Asia (that's 1 out of every 200) are direct descendants of Khan.<p>Now, I'm not saying Khan cheated on his wife or anything. After all, I wasn't there.<p>But Khan <i>is</i> on the historical record claiming that his absolute favorite thing in the world, aside …

Conscious Parenting: What Parents Can Do To Raise Conscious Children

Today’s episode is a real eye-opener. Especially if you’re a parent, hope to someday be a parent or — you <i>have</i> parents. <b>Honestly, I believe this show</b> …

Social Intelligence and the Biology of Leadership

In 1998, one of us, Daniel Goleman, published in these pages his first article on emotional intelligence and leadership. The response to “What Makes a Leader?” was enthusiastic. People throughout and beyond the business community started talking about the vital role that empathy and self-knowledge …

How Emotional Intelligence Became a Key Leadership Skill

Andrew Nguyen<p>Anyone trying to come up to speed on emotional intelligence would have a pretty easy time of it since the concept is remarkably recent, and its application to business newer still. The term was coined in 1990 in a research paper by two psychology professors, John D. Mayer of UNH and …

Emotional Intelligence

A Beautiful Visual On The Impact of Technology on Today's Classrooms

April 28, 2015<br>We just came across this beautiful visual on the impact of technology on classroom learning and teaching and wanted to pass along some …

Education Technology