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Female pain has been grossly overlooked—and a new study points to a reason why

Women are no strangers to pain. In addition to experiencing the obvious, like periods symptoms (which some doctors claim can cause cramps as painful …

The Brain-Boosting Essential Oils That Deserve A Spot On Your Desk

Many people work long hours and book loads of personal activities, which leaves them drained and constantly preoccupied. Yoga, meditation, and …

There's a psychological reason you keep making terrible decisions

There I was, looking at an enormous wall of television screens. Each one flashed the exact same scene  —  a beautiful flower slowly blooming to reveal each petal, pistil, and stamen in exquisite super high definition detail. It was downright sexy. But now it was time to make my choice.<p>Would I buy …

Farewell VW Beetle (and Its Motorhome You Never Knew)

Volkswagen squashed the Beetle today. So we look back on the crazy ‘Bugaroo’ motorhome nobody bought into.Photo courtesy: MyStarCollectorCar<b>Stop the</b> …

Long-lost North American Viking settlement was in Canada, say archaeologists

A long lost Viking settlement that featured in sagas passed down over hundreds of years, may have been located on the east coast of Canada.<p>Birgitta …

12 of Britain's best long distance footpaths

<b>In the UK it is generally accepted that to be classed as a long distance footpath a way has to be over 20 miles. Each part of the country has</b> …

Washington's Cascade Loop Scenic Driving Tour

Why You Should Do the Cascade Loop<p>The Cascade Loop is a scenic driving tour that takes you through diverse sections of the beautiful state of …

The Best Carry-On Luggage

Along with accommodations and weather, your suitcase can make or break a trip. Losing your bag or breaking a wheel is the stuff of travel nightmares, …

This Cat Named Dog Works At The Fish Market And People Love Him

"I would lay down my life for him!!!!!!"

Vietnam

The Best Productivity App, Hand Down (and 12 Insider Tricks on How to Get the Best Out of It)

If you're a business owner or executive, you should be using these 12 hacks to get the most out of Evernote.<p>As a business coach, I'm always looking for <b>new strategies</b> to help people and businesses become more effective and more efficient. Usually, I focus on things like <b>leadership</b> and marketing …

Here Are 29 Brilliant Books & Tools on Amazon That’ll Help You Grow Personally & Spiritually

For the most part, I'm not really big on buying unnecessary stuff — it may sound obvious, but happiness should mostly come from within. Still, …

Meditation

If You Want to Be Successful, Stop Reading Business Books. Here's What You Should Do Instead

Get their attention. Solve their problems. Take their money<p>Because I'm both a writer and the owner of a marketing agency, people often ask me to recommend business books to them. They usually expect me to point them to a how-to about social media marketing, a leadership "classic", or, at the very …

13 Signs of High Emotional Intelligence | Inc.com

In 1995, psychologist and science journalist Daniel Goleman published a book introducing most of the world to the nascent concept of emotional intelligence. The idea--that an ability to understand and manage emotions greatly increases our chances of success--quickly took off, and it went on to …

Self-help

4 Small Habits That Can Instantly Make You More Energetic and Productive | Inc.com

Everything we do on a daily basis affects our mental energy in some form or fashion. Deciding what to wear, what to eat, what route to take to work, and what order to return your calls in are just a few of the many forms of how our mental energy is used.<p>In a time where we're pushing ourselves more …

Time Management

PSA: You Can Now Zip-Line Over the Grand Canyon

Calling all thrill seekers: You can now experience one of the most famous natural wonders in the U.S. in a unique, if slightly insane, way.<p>The …

Apple celebrating International Women’s Day 2018 with recruiting event, special Today at Apple sessions

Next Thursday, March 8th, communities across the world will celebrate International Women’s Day 2018. The annual day of recognition draws attention to the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. This year, Apple will again join in the festivities with special events of their …

Interior Department for Sale

Over the past year, none of President Donald Trump’s Cabinet members have undergone as rapid and fundamental a change in policies and positions as …

6 Great Oahu Hiking Trails

Hawaii is hikers’ nirvana, with trails on every island for every level of hiking experience, over multiple varieties of terra firma (and …

Exclusive: Research shows many women developers are stuck in junior-level roles

Despite the vast number of initiatives to bring gender equality to the software development world, there’s still a lot of work to be done. HackerRank published its 2018 Women in Tech Report today, which looks at employment trends for female software developers. Among the report’s findings, which …

I Packed My Life Into a Single Backpack to Travel the World for 9 Months. Here's What I Brought

I had to embrace minimalism and get rid of most of my stuff.<p>You have not witnessed frustration until you’ve seen a 24-year-old woman trying to stuff …

18 Cats Who Think Your Rules Are Dumb And So Are You

FYI: You don't own cats. They own you.

Pets

How to Immediately Change Your Life For The Better

Ready for a change? Here's how you can make it happen.<p>There's an old joke where a man says, "I really want to go to medical school, but it takes at least seven years--and I'll be 50 in seven years!" A wise friend replies, "And how old will you <b>be in seven years if you don't go?"</b><p>If you're not where …

7 Powerful Things You Should Always Be Able to Say About Yourself | Inc.com

There are elements within ourselves that can either sabotage our success or lead us to greatness. In my bestselling book, <b>The Leadership Gap: What Gets Between You and Your Greatness,</b> I speak about seven characteristics that can lead you away <b>from your gaps,</b> your failures, your sabotaging self, and …

Leadership

The 9 worst mistakes you can ever make at work

No matter how talented you are or what you’ve accomplished, there are certain behaviors that instantly change the way people see you and forever cast …

Emotional Intelligence

Science Says 'Team Players' Don't Get Hired (Here's the Surprising Data) | Inc.com

Looking for a job? Maybe you've been told you should make sure people know you're a real team player.<p>It turns out, that's a huge mistake.<p>Because, sure, employers like to <i>say</i> they value people who can work well on teams--but the data shows they don't.<p>Not really.<p>The folks behind TalentWorks figured …

Employment

52 Hike Challenge 2017

52 Hike Challenge for 2017 is complete! This challenge took us all over the U.S. It was an amazing adventure and it’s been fun going back and seeing …

If the Job You Have Isn't the Life You Want, the Answer is Simple: Jump | Inc.com

I've never met anyone who wanted to make a change -- who wanted to do something different with their lives, either professionally or personally -- who felt they made that change too soon.<p>Everyone I know feels like they waited too long to make that jump. (Some of us never jump on our own; we have to …

Self-improvement

Oprah Winfrey’s 9 best pieces of career advice

When Oprah Winfrey speaks, she can command a room to listen. Many of us were reminded of her oratory powers when she received the Cecil B. DeMille …

How to properly secure your Android phone

Google, Apple, and Microsoft have great tools for managing your online security. Some implementations may be technically better than others, but you …