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CNN

An Empty Box Is the Best Gift You Can Give Your Cat

Before you toss out that empty cardboard box, think about giving it to your feline friend. They’ll love it.<p>It’s no secret cats love boxes. We’ve …

It's Time to Stop Talking About EQ, Because It Doesn't Actually Exist | Inc.com

<i>What is more beneficial in life; a high EQ or IQ? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Jordan B Peterson, psychology professor at the University of Toronto, clinical psychologist, on Quora:</b><p>There …

Psychology

100 Year Old Life Hacks That Still Work Today

Despite what most people think, life hacks are not a new trend. In fact, some of them have been around for hundreds of years, as demonstrated by …

10 Fatal Flaws That Will Derail Great Leadership

<i>Leadership is a privilege, those who have the privilege to lead, have the duty to act.</i><p>Nobody’s perfect, we all have flaws, but when you are in a …

9 Subtle Ways Psychopaths Communicate Differently, According to Science

A single conversation could be all you need to spot a psychopath.<p>For years, scientists have known that psychopaths' brains are different from normal ones. Brain scans show reduced activity in areas that regulate impulses, emotions, aggression, and morality.<p>But since you probably don't have brain …

Psychology

The 16 best MBAs in the world according to The Economist

A Masters degree in Business Administration (MBA) is a fast-track to success and can catapult its graduates into a high-paying career.<p>The Economist's ranking is one of the most comprehensive of its kind and finds the business schools with the best MBAs by ranking and sorting institutions into four …

College & University

23 Brilliant Clothing Hacks And Tips That Will Make Life Easier

Making life easier one trick at a time.

The one thing travellers are doing wrong after they've booked a flight

Frequent flier and points expert Gilbert Ott — who offers people advice on flying for cheap, and sometimes for free, on the air miles site God Save the Points— thinks <b>you're making a huge mistake by not paying attention to your booking.</b><p>"People generally book then they tuck [their itinerary] away, …

Travelers

The Pickup Artist Rape Ring

A San Diego woman discovered details of her rape on a pickup-artist blog—and three men are now going away for a very long time.<p><i>*Warning—the following</i> …

7 Science-Backed Steps To Take Before Quitting A Job That’s Burning You Out

Here’s the latest research on the small tweaks you can make to fall back in love with a job that’s getting the better of you.<p>When you first moved your things into your office, you couldn’t wait to put your talents to use and impress your new colleagues with your dedication and drive.<p>But at some …

Princeton University

My teen boys are blind to rape culture

“Oh boy,” my son said, rolling his eyes. “Not rape culture again.”<p>We were sitting around the dinner table talking about the news. As soon as I mentioned the Stanford sexual assault case, my sons looked at each other. They knew what was coming. They’ve been listening to me talk about consent, …

Feminism

This Clever Feeding System Lets Indoor Cats 'Hunt' for Their Food

Inside every lazy indoor cat beats the heart of a hunter. That’s why Liz Bales, a Philadelphia-based veterinarian, created the NoBowl Feeding System, …

23 TV Shows That'll Scare The Shit Out Of You

Because you've already watched American Horror Story and The Walking Dead too many times.<p><i>Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

10 Ways Manipulators Use Emotional Intelligence for Evil (and How to Fight Back)

Learn how to protect yourself.<p>Emotional intelligence is nothing new.<p>Sure, the term was coined in the 1960s, and popularized by psychologists in recent decades. But the concept of emotional intelligence--which I define as a person's ability to recognize and understand emotions and use that …

Emotional Intelligence

11 Secret Ingredients to Take Your Roasted Potatoes to the Next Level

How excited do you get when you think about roasted potatoes? Probably not very. There's nothing wrong with simply tossing potatoes with olive oil, salt, and pepper and calling it a day, but there are so many "secret" ingredients that will take your side dish from forgettable to memorable. With the …

How to Make Yourself Work (When You're Not in the Mood)

How to beat procrastination and get things done even when you don't feel like working.<p>Procrastination affects everyone. It sneaks up on most people when they're tired or bored, but for some, procrastination can be a full-fledged addiction. They avoid all day the work that is right in front of them, …

Procrastination

How Leaving America Changes What People Think About Guns

"When I hear about people who own 15 assault weapons I think, why do you need that?"<p>When you live abroad, you start to see your home country differently. I speak from experience: After moving to Switzerland in 2006, I began to see American policies for what they were—one country's way of doing …

Guns

Save it, and never use it.

Available on iOS & Android only.<p>Tag<p>This is sensitive<p>Attribute original poster<p>We remove posts that include copyright or trademark infringement. If …

Must-Know Tips For Saving Money on Airfare

From secret spots and bucket-list destinations to life-changing gadgets and booking tips, here's your round-up of need-to-know travel news and daily …

New York Times

It’s not just college students. Higher education itself is experiencing a mental health crisis

Graduation: classically peppered by parties, gifts, and champagne toasts to the happy memories of university life.<p>Not all the seniors donning their caps and gowns during this year’s commencement season will be leaving behind four years of joy and wonder, however. Far from it. For tens of thousands, …

Mental Health

Want to Be Unforgettable? Science Says Do This

People forget up to 90 percent of what you communicate. Fortunately, there's something you can do about that.<p>Believe it or not, researchers have found that we forget up to 90 percent of the new information we receive--whether it's in a one-on-one meeting with our boss, or in a large industry …

Public Speaking

The Greatest Philosopher You've Never Heard Of

Let's be honest. When most of us talk about philosophy — the hard-core, name-dropping, theory-quoting kind — we're talking about a particular lineage that traces back to the Hellenistic Greeks.<p>But consider, for a moment, the fact that over the last few thousand years there've been a whole lot of …

Western Philosophy

What It Means When Larry Wilmore Calls President Obama 'My Nigga'

What we witnessed Saturday night were two black men who did not care that white people were present.<p>Comedian Larry Wilmore ended his marquee White House Correspondents Dinner speech on Saturday, the last of Barack Obama's presidency, with a heartfelt tribute to the first family.<p>"I've always joked …

Barack Obama

6 Hacks to Grow Mentally Stronger

<i>This article first appeared on the blog of Intentional Insights, a nonprofit organization that empowers people to refine and reach their goals by providing research-based content to help improve thinking, feeling, and behavior patterns.</i><p>Mentally strong people know that the only things we can control …

Black Tie

Men's Restroom or Women's? Nature Is Never That Simple

From preschool onward, children learn to categorize everything -- rocks, animals, plants and, of course, people. Eventually we learn to box our …

North Carolina

Paul Tremblay Says That His Latest Novel Is His Graduate Thesis on Horror Fiction

While on a road trip recently, I picked up Paul Tremblay’s latest novel, <i>A Head Full of Ghosts</i>, and proceeded to spend the next ten hours completely …

'Headless Women of Hollywood' Tumblr reveals disturbing movie poster trend

Why is the marketing side of Hollywood terrified of women's faces?<p>The Tumblr "The Headless Women of Hollywood" highlights movie posters that all …