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I Do This to Make All My Jeans Look Cooler

Let me preface this by saying that I'm the type of person who always feels the need to alter at least one aspect of any article of clothing to really …

What is Low-Key Monochrome Photography?

With all the amazing new cameras and lenses creating outstanding color, most of us are flooded with saturated images all over social media. But, a …

Monochrome Photography

8 Steps to Improving Your Self-Esteem

When it comes to your self-worth, only one opinion truly matters — your own. And even that one should be carefully evaluated; we tend to be our own …

The Most Romantic Beaches in the USA

Waikiki to Westhampton, Baja to the Boardwalk, when the surf's up and the sun's warm, hot-weather fans know it's time to hit the beach. As every …

6 Full-Body Stretching Exercises

The Routine<p>When you can barely squeeze a workout into your day, taking time to focus on flexibility may feel like, well, a stretch. But stretching is …

Practicing These 3 Daily Habits Will Inherently Make You More Successful

Keep yourself grounded as you shoot of the starts.<p>Every person works differently, and every brain is wired differently. This makes it hard to pinpoint what daily actions can lead people to thrive. Instead of listing of to-do's that can help one succeed, it's important to recognize that success …

Infographic: What graphics design trends are hot for 2018?

Are your visuals current enough to hold viewers’ attention?With the speed of change that drives online content creators, keeping your website fresh …

The 20 questions that will save your relationship

Everyone in a long-term relationship knows there’s a price to be paid for security. All-night sex sessions are traded for a good night’s sleep, and “lovey-dovey” chats cede to logistical briefings. (When did you last have a conversation that didn’t end with: “You forgot to buy BIN BAGS?!”) As the …

Science Says This 5-Second Rule Will Make Your Brain Stop Procrastinating

How to use neuroscience to beat procrastination and have more time for what really matters.<p>I've been meaning to write this column for some time. The reason I'm finally getting to it is because it's an excuse to avoid doing something else.<p>Let's face it, few of us, if we're honest, wouldn't confess …

Accepting your darkest emotions is the key to psychological health

Rumi, the 13th-century Sufi poet, famously compared emotions—”a joy, a depression, a meanness”—to “unexpected visitors.” His advice was to let them in laughing, but that’s not what we do. Instead, we pretend not to notice, or even hide. We want to bury resentment and anger, or trade loneliness in …

Psychology

PREGNANCY YOGA: EPISODE 1

15 pairs of earrings that will make you feel like a grown-up

The value of fine jewellery is enough to instill a sense of responsibility; after all, losing something expensive to carelessness does not rank high …

How Tanishq is giving your jewellery collection a royal update

If there’s one thing women will never tire of, it’s jewellery. And as we step into July, Tanishq is all set to give you one more reason to treat …

What is the right style of earring for your face type?

Jewellery is one of the easiest accessories to play around with and it adds a personal touch to any outfit. Knowing which styles and sizes of …

12 Pretty Hairstyles to Inspire Your Next Wedding Look

Here are the very best celebrity wedding hairstyles we’ve seen on the red carpet as of late — for every type of bride. Whether you’re traditional, boho, or barely even into the institution at all, these bridal hairstyles are ideal for all manner of big day bashes.

15 of Deepika Padukone’s best hairstyles that have us envious

If there’s one thing about Deepika Padukone that’s stayed constant ever since her debut in 2007, it’s her stunning hair, and for good reason. Her …

11 Brand New Books You Should Read This July

We’re all for trying out this summer’s hottest trends (spiced rosé lattes and <i>Baywatch</i>-inspired swimsuits are definitely all over our Pinterest boards), but we’re also super excited to sit back and relax with some classic summertime reading too. If you’re anything like us, you’ve already read …

These 5 Skills Are What It Takes to Become a CEO (And Stay There)

Eyeing the C-Suite? You need to build these muscles.<p>I have had a few C's on my resume over the years: CFO, CEO, and even Chairman of the Board. From that perch, I have observed many capable middle and senior managers seek the "corner office" by demonstrating their management abilities, but without …

These are the top 5 books you must read to be successful

I post about a lot of books. Most people don’t have the time to read them all, so here are a few of my must-reads.<p><b>1.</b> <i>Influence</i><p>What is it?<p>Most consider …

How to Make Better To-Do Lists

Use these four simple strategies to make better lists and get more done.<p>It's the most basic time-management tool out there. So, why are most of us doing it wrong?<p>Lists are the most basic time-management tool we have. We all (obsessively) use them. They're supposed to help us prioritize our work and …

Research: Writing a Business Plan Makes Your Startup More Likely to Succeed

When asked about an opponent’s plan for their impending fight, former world heavyweight champion Mike Tyson once said: “Everyone has a plan until they get punched in the mouth.”<p>It is a school of thought now fashionable in entrepreneurship circles. Advocates of “learning by doing” approaches such as …