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How To Get Straight To The Point No Matter What You’re Trying To Say

First of all, you need to know what your message is. Then you need to deliver it well. Here’s how to do both in any situation.<p>Speaking off-script and concerned you might about to ramble into a tangent? It’s a common worry. But getting straight to the point and sticking with it all the way through …

Public Speaking

U.S. States and Cities Defy Trump on Paris Climate Deal

(BONN, Germany) — A group of U.S. states, cities, businesses and universities said Saturday they are still committed to curbing global warming even …

Climate

Another Utility Bets Billions on Renewable Energy

AES will spend more on renewable energy projects in the next three years than on fossil fuels, a huge shift for the coal giant.<p>The number of …

Renewable Energy

No One Noticed What This Woman Was Staring At When They Chose Her For Their Label

Lately, art history majors have become something of a pop culture punching bag. Not only has the phrase become short-hand for “unemployable in …

Art History

Actor, tech entrepreneur, and tech investor Ashton Kutcher has a simple productivity tip anyone can use

• <b>Ashton Kutcher doesn't immediately check his inbox in the morning.</b>• <b><br>This helps him focus on his own goals — instead of what others want him to do.</b>• <b><br>He spends his first hour of the day writing down what he wants to accomplish.</b>• <b><br>Sending emails to the right person is more productive than emailing multiple,</b> …

Productivity

These 4 mind tricks will help you kill it at job interviews

Job interviews are a stressful situation where the stakes are high for you to deliver and impress. When you’re on edge in these make-or-break …

Employment

13 Herbal Cold Remedies

The Backyard Medicine Cabinet<p>Next time you have the sniffles head to your garden. You may just find some needed relief. Several common culinary herbs …

Alternative Medicine

Here’s how to actually remove pesticides from your fruit — including the organic ones

Following is a transcript of the video.<p>Do you rinse your fruits and vegetables before eating? Water can't get rid of all those pesticides.<p>This is because some produce, like apples, soak the chemicals inside, making it impossible to wash off. Some opt for the organic ingredients but produce grown …

Agriculture

Jeff Bezos Says You Should Ask These 3 Questions Before Every New Hire

Here's the simple formula Bezos uses to continually improve the quality of Amazon's new hires.<p>If you're looking to give yourself a crash course in cutting-edge business thinking you could do a lot worse than taking a leaf out of VC Li Jiang's book. An investor at GSV Capital, Jiang recently set …

Jeff Bezos

Three Weird Customer Insights That Led To Kick-Ass Products

Nailing the right product is hard. Sometimes you have to think outside the box to gather customer insights—before they even become customers.<p>What is the difference between brands that we live with and brands that we love? For several startup leaders at The Fast Company Innovation Festival, the …

Startups

8 Actions You Can Take Every Morning to Build Your Side Business Faster

When you're working full time while building your business, every minute from the moment you open your eyes has to be used productively.<p>Every successful entrepreneur has a morning routine that gets them ahead every day. Here are eight things your morning routine needs to have to help you turn your …

Productivity

The Five Things That Trustworthy Bosses Have Mastered

Surveys show that more than half of employees don’t trust their companies. Here are some ways employers can change that.<p>Companies today have trust issues.<p>Edelman’s 2017 Trust Barometer, which measures trust in institutions around the globe, found its largest-ever drop in trust across government, …

Leadership

9 stupid rules that make great people quit

It’s tough to hold on to good employees, but it shouldn’t be. Most of the mistakes that companies make are easily avoided. When you do make mistakes, …

The Workplace

These Two Hidden Issues Might Be Poisoning Your Work Culture

Some of the most common problems that hold teams back aren’t all that easy to spot, one tech CEO explains.<p>Some signs of a broken work culture (or one in the process of breaking) are easier to spot than others. That’s what George Swisher has found as founder and CEO of LiiRN, an algorithmic platform …

Leadership

Meetings :  A Culture of Excess That Hurts Our Productivity and Morale

71% of meetings are considered unproductive. Let’s fix that. I believe in a world where meetings enhance productivity, inspire creativity, and enable …

DevOps

Frequently Asked Questions

The Forks Over Knives whole-food, plant-based diet is centered on whole, unrefined, or minimally refined plants. It’s a diet based on fruits, …

Nutrition

There Was So Much Wind In Germany Last Weekend That Electricity Was Free

In Germany, the power company pays you. At least, it did this weekend — thanks to massive windstorms and some strategically placed turbines.According …

Renewable Energy

Believe Me When I Tell You These Little-Known Facts About Color Are Fascinating

Who knew the Dutch were responsible for the prevalence of orange carrots?

Art History

The Health Scare That Changed Starbucks CEO’s Perspective On Work

Kevin Johnson promised himself he’d spend the rest of his life finding joy with people he loved. After coming out of retirement, he’s doing it at Starbucks.<p>Six years ago, Kevin Johnson—now the CEO of Starbucks, then the CEO of networking giant Juniper Networks—was diagnosed with melanoma. Despite …

Howard Schultz

5 Things That Happen to Your Body When You Eat Greasy Food

TIME Health<p>For more, visit TIME Health.<p>Sometimes, a juicy cheeseburger and an order of hot, crispy fries simply call your name. (Greasy foods are so …

Nutrition

Swedish Startup Tilts Into Power With Wooden Windmills

A Swedish startup says its modular windmills can cut costs and help solve the logistical challenge of transporting giant masts to wind farms.<p>Modvion, …

Startups

As CO2 Emissions Flatten, More Powerful Greenhouse Gases Flood The Atmosphere

Recent studies paint a grim picture.<p>Global carbon dioxide emissions remained flat for a third year in a row, yet far more powerful greenhouse gases “keep creeping up,” according to the annual report from the European Union and the Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency.<p>The U.S., Russia, China …

Climate

Don't worry about eggs—these other foods are way more likely to give you Salmonella

And they're harder to avoid.<p>An apology up front: this is not a free pass to eat raw cookie dough. It may be uncommon for <i>Salmonella</i> to find its way into your eggs, but that doesn’t mean there’s no risk. Even the raw flour can harbor bacteria, so there’s no escape in an eggless mix. It’s just a …

Public Health

This Is Why No One Understands What You’re Saying

No matter what the specific issue is, it’s your problem to fix. Here’s what to do about your office miscommunications.<p>There are some days when it feels like no one is listening. Your boss isn’t understanding the project problems you discussed. Your team isn’t getting results. Your new intern can’t …

Leadership

4 Ways to Reach a New Target Audience Without Abandoning Your Old One

Four strategies to reach a new demographic without changing what current customers already love about your company.<p>For 56 years, Häagen-Dazs had a consistent message: high-quality, old-fashioned ice cream for sale. But that's changed: Thanks largely to millennials, the company recently refreshed …

Marketing

The Little Secrets Behind Apple’s Green Data Centers - MIT Technology Review

Apple this week said that all of its data centers are powered by renewable energy. How Apple achieved that impressive goal reflects the complexity of …

Renewable Energy

Why You Should Always Fly With a Tennis Ball

<i>Originally published by Travel + Leisure</i><p>There are all sorts of things you probably should pack in your carry-on (another pair of underwear, …

Stretching

Leonardo DiCaprio Invests In Beyond Meat For Latest Planet Saving Venture

The environmentally conscious actor wants to cause a titanic shift in eating habits.<p>Leonardo DiCaprio is joining Beyond Meat as both an investor and …

Leonardo Dicaprio

5 eye-catching words execs include on their LinkedIn profiles

What separates your LinkedIn profile from that of a Fortune 500 exec?<p>Probably many things.<p>Aside from years of experience, skills, and qualifications, some of that difference can be measured in a few words, according to a recent study from Grammarly.<p>The writing-enhancement platform looked at 750 …

Fortune 500