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5 Simple Steps to a Better 2014

New Year’s resolutions focus on mere symptoms — overeating, lateness — of our disconnection from ourselves and others. They are bound to fail. But …

Want to Lose Weight This Year? Choose the Right Resolution

Once upon a time (in January 2013 to be precise), my friend Alex decided he needed a change. In the 17 years since he’d gotten married, he had gained …

Pope Puts On Costume, Sneaks Out of Vatican at Night to Help the Poor

He's been referred to as "Super-Pope" for his superheroic feats of faith, but is Pope Francis an honest-to-Godness superhero?<p>He's already gone above …

The Best Dressed Man of 2013: Pope Francis

<b>An unconventional choice</b> to be sure, but hear us out.<p>While Bradley Cooper, Chris Pine, and Joseph Gordon-Levitt have all had banner years, their sartorial choices begin and end on the proverbial red carpet. Meanwhile, Pope Francis's sartorial decisions have subtly signaled a new era (and for many, …

Two Jews Reflect on the Meaning of Christmas in Canada

Nothing more than Christmas speaks to a time when we all want to feel good about the world and ourselves. Brotherly/sisterly love, peace on earth, …

Pope Francis Through the Years

In this week’s issue of the magazine, James Carroll writes about Pope Francis; the slide show above shows scenes from his life. Many considered Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio’s election, in March, a conventional choice. But as Pope Francis, he has had a radical first year. When, in July, a reporter …

Five Anti-Spying Hacks

With the U.S. in hot water over its far-reaching surveillance operations (heck, even China has complained), TIME looks at a few ways you can avoid …

Boy Just Wants to Chill with Pope Francis on Stage

Today in viral photos: over the weekend, a brave little boy walked up to Pope Francis while he was giving a speech and hugged him. The youngster was …

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The Pope is the Most Interesting Man in the World

Here are all the reasons why, from the new, all-Pope special issue of Esquire Weekly.<p>Here are all the reasons why, from the new, all-Pope special issue.

Finding Your Fitness Limit

Call it an exercise rut or a fitness threshold. Each of us can hit a wall when it comes to getting the most out of our workouts, so here’s advice …

17 Sites for Web Design Inspiration

Now that anyone can learn to code, and probably <i>should</i>, web design and development are becoming more and more personal in both approach and learning …

7 Ways to Stop iOS 7 From Killing Your iPhone Battery

Just when you thought battery life couldn't run out any faster on the iPad or iPhone, enter iOS 7. One of the biggest complaints about the the new …

Gary Vaynerchuk: How to Tell Your Story on Social Media

On stage at the Inc. 5000 conference, social media guru Gary Vaynerchuk explained how to use Facebook and Twitter and get results.<p>Gary Vaynerchuk is a born salesman.<p>At 22 years old, he joined the family wine business, and grew the company, now known as Wine Library, from $4 million to $60 million …

Social Media

3 Healthy Habits That Drive Success

Proper nutrition doesn't just make you thin and healthy. It also improves your job performance. Here's how.<p>Entrepreneurs often struggle to maintain healthy diets, whether they're skipping breakfast to get a jump on morning emails or overeating after a hectic day. But proper nutrition is essential …

Entrepreneurship

Pope Francis Gets a Used Car

Pope Francis continues to shatter perceptions of a detached leader presiding over 1.2 billion Catholics worldwide. Adding to a growing list of moves …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Editors' Picks<p>It’s hot out there.<p>30 Photos1 day agoView More<p>Skincare<p>It's time to look past the gender binary labels, bro.<p>By Adam Hurly7 hours agoView …

Pope Francis Leads Global Prayer Vigil for Syria

Pope Francis isn’t eating much today—he’s fasting and praying for Syria, and hundreds of thousands of Christians across the globe are joining …

Is Your Staff Always Busy? You Have a Problem

Constant activity when you walk around your office isn't a sign of maximum output; it's a sign of productivity theater.<p>You’re the boss so it’s obviously in your interest for every dollar in compensation to buy the maximum amount of output. That means when you walk around your office, you want to …

Time Management

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How to Be a Better Conversationalist

Good Small Talk Makes Us Likable, But It's Easy to Get Rusty—How to Avoid Dominating and Being Dominated in a Conversation<p>Jason Swett still cringes when he remembers the party in Atlanta 10 years ago, where, drink in hand, he tried "to impress the local Southern belles," he says, by talking—nonstop.<p>…

Grocery Stores

5 Leadership Tips for Introverts

The author of The Introverted Leader explains how to turn solitary tendencies into business strengths.<p>Most of the time, the business world is no place for shy folk. As Jennifer Kahnweiler, author of <i>The Introverted Leader</i>, explains on LeanIn.org, "Many organizational cultures support those who talk …

Leadership

8 Ways to Improve Your Attitude

A positive attitude make success easy; a negative one makes success pointless.<p>If you truly want to be successful, your number one task should be to create and maintain a positive attitude. When you've got an attitude of optimism, expectancy and enthusiasm, opportunities grow, and problems shrink.<p>If …

Self-improvement

5 Ways to Overcome the Naysayers

Are naysayers stomping on your dreams and desires? Here are 5 ways to overcome--and even enlist--them in your path to success.<p>You just came up with the idea of a lifetime. You go to execute and WHAM! -- a rush of negativity comes up and slaps you in the face. Where did it come from? It might have …

Motivation

6 Ways to Combat Loneliness When You're Starting Up

For a lot of founders, the early days of starting a business are lonely days. Sound familiar? Try these tricks for powering through it.<p>My day always starts with coffee. For anyone who follows me on Twitter or reads my personal blog, you know this already. By 10 a.m., I'm back for a third or fourth …

50 Cent

8 Ways to Make Millennials Care About Your Brand

Forget all the stereotypes you've heard--and forget all the traditional marketing tools you have. Reaching Gen Y will require a different tack.<p>Gen Y is lazy. They don't want to earn their own living. They won't listen to direction, have the attention span of a gnat, are anti-social, and don't have …

Marketing

18 Everyday Products You've Been Using Wrong

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Stop Micromanagement Madness

Do you have a micromanager in your midst? Take these corrective steps to put an end to the destructive management style. Your employees, and your …