Alexis Lynnette

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Top 50 Best Selling Management Books of All Time

There are multiple aspects to being an effective manager, but the bottom line is: you will be responsible for overseeing and supervising a company’s …

Research shows that these 7 hobbies will make you smarter

Scientists have now proven that we can actually <i>increase</i> our potential and enjoy ourselves in the process.<p>We now know that by learning new skills the brain creates new neural pathways that make it work faster and better.<p>Here is a list of seven hobbies that make you smarter and why.<p>Playing music …

M.A.C. Just Came Out With Lip Glosses Better Than Most Liquid Lipsticks

To everyone's surprise, lip gloss is back in a big way. Celebs are wearing it, makeup artists are using it backstage at fashion shows, and every brand known to man is reformulating its gloss formulas to look more modern and feel less sticky. The latest company to jump on the high-shine bandwagon is …

Makeup

Why Food, Sleep and Exercise Are Critical to Success

How we care for our bodies affects our performance at work. Skipping your twice weekly workout because you believe you are strapped for time leads to …

Wellness

100 Writing Practice Lessons & Exercises

by Joe BuntingWant to become a better writer? Perhaps you want to write novels, or maybe you just want to get better grades in your essay writing …

11 Fast Food Orders That Actually Aren't Terrible For You

If you want the 100% healthiest item on a fast food menu, you already know what to do. Get the salad. Or the apple slices. But if you're ordering fast food for a reason (namely, you want a big, gooey, delicious sandwich) yet are still being mindful about your health, here are 11 options that are, …

7 Important Things Successful People Do Before Bedtime

That last hour of the day is super important if you want to get the most out of tomorrow. Try this bedtime regimen and be ready to seize the day.<p>Have you ever wondered why some people are able to start the day energized and alert while others have to drag themselves out of bed and into the world of …

Success

The US strategy in Iraq is about to face its biggest test yet

Iraqi security forces, trained and backed by the US, are preparing a final assault on the Sunni city of Ramadi, a senior coalition official told Jim Michaels of USA Today.<p>The newspaper called it "the first significant test of American-trained forces against the Islamic State" terror group (also …

August Reading List: 5 Good Books to Read This Month

It's time for another edition of my reading list.<p>In addition to the five books reviewed below, I maintain a complete list of the best books I’ve read …

10 Fruits to Add to Your Water That Will Totally Benefit Your Body

<i>Photo Credit: Shutterstock / Bolarkina Marina</i><p>Just add some fruit and you're on your way to fresh flavors and better health.<p>The list of health benefits that come from staying hydrated is endless. Hydration is important, but people drink a wide range of liquids to help with other day-to-day issues, …

7 interview questions that determine emotional intelligence

Selecting informative interview questions can be a key factor in finding the right employees — as well as weeding out the ones that won't fit. A candidate's answers can be telling.<p>While different companies embody various values and cultures, success in the workplace is strongly influenced by a …

July is the deadliest month of 2015 for police-related killings

July was the deadliest month of 2015 so far for killings by police after registering 118 fatalities, according to the Guardian’s ongoing investigation The Counted, which now projects that US law enforcement is on course to kill more than 1,150 people this year.<p>The July figure brought an end to a …

On closer look, researchers propose new species: African golden wolf

<b>(CNN) —</b> The golden jackals found in Africa, Europe the Middle East and Asia have long been considered the same species, thanks to their physical features and behavior.<p>Apparently, looks can be deceiving.<p>Extensive DNA analysis, backed up by previous studies, shows that the population consists of two …

18 Make-Ahead Meals And Snacks To Eat Healthy Without Even Trying

Cook once, eat for a week.

Another Day, Another Shooting

Hours ago, there was a shooting in Lafayette, Louisiana. Last week, a military recruiting station and Naval Operational Support Center were attacked. And before that, the sentencing of a shooter who attacked a movie theater in Aurora, Colorado years ago.<p>There aren't many issues that incite ire and …

Foods that will Affect Your Mood for the Better – and the Worse

It's no secret that eating chocolate and french fries tends to only cause temporary delight (it's not for nothing that they say "a moment on the …

The 20 Best Foods to Eat for Breakfast

These staples and mix-ins will give you all the energy and nutrients you need in the morning.

Breakfast

9 Secrets for Quick Snacks for When You Don't Have Time to Eat

ER doctors don't get lunch breaks (we don't get bathroom breaks either, but... well... another post, another day). Getting even a quick bite can feel like a cross between The Hunger Games and Survivor -- finding the time between patients and securing the last peanut butter and graham cracker is a …

7 Emergency Health Foods to Keep on Hand When Sugar Cravings Hit

Cravings for sugar are one of the most difficult times to deal with. Otherwise, we wouldn’t feel like we were in a battle just trying to resist a …

Nutrition

Beauty Hacks: 13 Genius Uses For Your Shampoo And Conditioner

When beauty hacks save us time, money and get us out of some seriously sticky situations, it's hard to imagine what we ever did without them.<p>Using …

Cleaning

How Meditation Can Help Us Heal from Pain and Loss

<b>“In the midst of conscious suffering, there is already the transmutation. The fire of suffering becomes the light of consciousness.” ~Eckhart Tolle</b><p>I …

The Human Mind is a Wonderful Masterpiece, But Can Also be a Dangerous Master

The Human Mind is a wonderful masterpiece that has immense potentials. Most of the potentials, however, remain unused at most people, since it is not …

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3 Rules To Kill Procrastination and Give Life To Action

Motivation is the ability to act to achieve your goal.<p>Successful people have the ability to motivate themselves, but why can they motivate themselves …

Tropical Yogurt Parfaits

If you’re not on the “overnight oats” train, it might be time to hop on. Overnight oats are an amazing way to eat oats cold, which is <i>perfect</i> for the …

Study finds climate change is increasing length of wildfire seasons across globe

The length of wildfire seasons across the globe and the burnable areas of Earth’s surface have drastically increased in the past three decades due to …