Sara Khan

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What we're learning about the teenage brain

Adolescence is full of emotional roller coasters, non-stop drama, self-hating, self-loathing, and a hearty dose of self-aggrandizement.<p>But adolescents can do things that change the world — if we arm them with the right tools.<p>Mark Zuckerberg started Facebook before he was even 20. Taylor Swift left …

Teens

10 Things Highly Intuitive People Do Differently

Article Written by Carolyn Gregoire, The Huffington Post | Intuition is challenging to define, despite the huge role it plays in our everyday lives. …

5 Ways You're Hydrating Wrong

<b>Mistake #2: Insisting on Eight Glasses a Day</b> <br>It's time to kick this adage to the curb: The Institute of Medicine actually recommends 11.4 cups per day, although hydration needs vary from person to person. The exact amount of H2O you need is dependent on your size and weight. And since you can also …

Wellness

7 Ways to Shower Smarter

<b>…And the Hot Water</b><br>You now know that soap can be majorly drying to your skin—but super-hot water exacerbates the effect even more, says Nussbaum. So as good as it might feel to crank up the water temp, you're actually better off sticking with lukewarm H2O.<p><b>Give Your Loofah Some TLC</b><br>Washcloths and …

Easy Crockpot Sriracha Honey Chicken Wings (With Video)

<b>Crock Pot Sriracha Honey Wings are so tender the meat falls off the bone and melts in your mouth. The caramelized sweet and spicy sauce is truly</b> …

Tour a Designer's Tiny Yet Exuberant LA Apartment

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Interior Design

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Tuesday, December 26<p>I hope that you all had a wonderful Christmas! I am still enjoying the relaxed mood after the hectic past months. Here is a …

Three Ways to Actually Engage Employees

Nobody washes a rental car.<p>People will go the extra mile only if they feel they have ownership. It’s much the same in the workplace. Employees who take ownership of their work — and who feel that what they are doing matters — are far more likely than others to feel engaged on the job.<p>You can have …

Community Involvement is Smart Business for Women Entrepreneurs

<b>By Geri Stengel</b><p>Women who start and grow thriving businesses have an interesting characteristic in common.<p>No, it isn’t an MBA or having a business …

Embarrassed by my favorite team: Here’s how we stop buffoonish owners, racist team names and more

In the Donald Sterling and Daniel Snyder era, we need to know if sports teams share our values. Here’s how we do it<p>A few years back, I decided to root for the Los Angeles Clippers as my West Coast NBA team. My true loyalties are to my hometown Philadelphia 76ers, but, in Philly, we believe that …

What's next for impact investing: Definitions, measurement and rising expectations

Impact investing represents a potential additional funding stream for development, but the field is still evolving and those working in it warn we …

Investing

B Corp Ambassador — Chanelle Sladics

B Corp Ambassador — Dan Ross

Imran stopped by our office yesterday after 14 months of biking to raise awareness for @charitywater. 23,000 miles, 30 countries and still going! You're incredible, Imran. Thank you for your support.

This is what happened when I drove my Mercedes to pick up food stamps

Sara Bareilles played softly through the surround-sound speakers of my husband’s 2003 Mercedes Kompressor as I sat idling at a light. I’d never been to this church before, but I could see it from where I was, across from an old park, abandoned in the chilly September air. The clouds hung low as I …

Is Uber Above the Law? Probably Not

Once a spunky little disruptor, Uber has become a juggernaut with a $17 billion valuation—and, accordingly, it is now a hot topic for politicians …

Why You’re Having Trouble Predicting World Cup Outcomes

Soccer aficionados—journalists, fans, and coaches—have been shown to be <b>no more successful</b> at predicting FIFA World Cup outcomes than people with no knowledge of the game, although they’re much more confident of their predictions, say Nikola Erceg and Zvonimir Galić of the University of Zagreb in …

Get Your Brain Unstuck

It’s 10:20 pm — and you’re still at the office. Any moment now, the cleaning crew will arrive and the vacuuming will start and you’ll have to put on your headphones just to hear yourself think. Your wife calls, asking if she should wait up. “Leaving any minute,” you tell her, staring up at an empty …

Ethics for Technologists (and Facebook)

I recently finished writing a book about business experimentation and its future. In retrospect, if I had to write it again, I’d include a section or chapter on ethics.<p>The ongoing explosion of technologically-enabled business opportunities inherently expand the ethical dilemmas, quandaries and …

Janine's Beautiful Baltimore Home

(Image credit: Submitted by Janine)<p><b>Name:</b> Janine <b><br>Location:</b> Lauraville, Baltimore, Maryland<p>I live with my boyfriend, Michael, in a three story 2200 sq …

Living Rooms

The Nest - Home Decorating Ideas, Recipes

Real Estate + Finance<p>5 Things Every Millennial Needs to Know About Saving for the Future<p>Home Decor<p>Style Your Coffee Table Like a Pro with These 7 …

5 Ways Eating Cheese Can Help You Lose Weight

<b>Spread Sandwiches With Cream Cheese, Not Mayo</b><br>Each tablespoon of full-fat mayonnaise has 94 calories and 10 grams of fat. A tablespoon of whipped cream cheese, in comparison, has 30 calories and just two and a half grams of fat. If you eat sandwiches on the regular, that can add up to some huge …

Nutrition