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7 movies to watch if your mother-daughter relationship isn't all that

Mother's Day is great when your relationship with your mom is... also great. Is that everyone? No.<p>The waves of social media posts proudly proclaiming …

It's Hard To Find Kids' Books Without Moms — Here Are 10 Great Ones

Mother’s Day can be a tough time for children growing up without a mom. But kids should know their family is worth celebrating — this weekend and any …

The Author of "The 4-Hour Workweek" Reveals His Perfect Morning Routine

Best-selling author and investor Tim Ferriss has interviewed hundreds of incredibly successful people, from billionaires and chess prodigies to …

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'26 Time Management Tricks I Wish I'd Known at 20'

Always know the one thing you really need to get done.<p>Most people learn time management the hard way: by trial and error.<p>Étienne Garbugli, a …

How Women Can Build The Confidence To Take Their Seat At Any Table

I must tell you — I love being a woman! And I have long felt very fortunate to have been born in a time when women have so many opportunities and choices that even my own mother never had. Yet of all the barriers women still face, one of the biggest is a lack of confidence and belief in our own …

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4 Things the Most Productive People Do Differently

A zone of flow is impossible without these simple habits.<p>When it comes to work, the most rewarding days are undoubtedly the ones during which you make good progress on your to-do list while operating in a zone of flow. But it's a state that's hard to achieve unless you get a few simple things …

These Affordable, On-Trend Summer Pieces Won't Break Your Bank Account

Shop the season's hottest trends all for under $170.<p>Cherry prints, button dresses, and the return of toe-ring sandals—you've probably already unknowingly scrolled past some of Summer 2018's hottest trends on Instagram. But now that the season of weekend getaways, backyard parties, and endless beach …

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27 signs you're burned out at work

But if your life is a chronic state of stress and exhaustion thanks to work, you're probably suffering from job burnout.<p>Sometimes it's hard to notice when the physical, emotional, or mental exhaustion from work is taking its toll, but with the help of burnout specialist Ben Fanning and medical …

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What nobody tells you about becoming the boss

The good, the bad and the unexpected of getting promoted to the top.<p>Long before Roman Stanek became founder and CEO of GoodData, the cloud-based software and data-analytics firm based in San Francisco, he was just a respected engineer.<p>After a few promotions at software companies, that engineer …

Leadership

How to Deal with an Office Soapboxer

Have you ever walked down the street and encountered a squawking, sermonizing windbag shouting to everyone about how they should live their lives? How about the bullhorn-blaring corner preacher? And the all-knowing, sign-wearing doomsday prophet roaring about government conspiracies?<p>This is called …

Research on Delegating Shows How Uncomfortable We Are Making Choices for Others

People can be notoriously reluctant to give up control. Managers often hesitate to delegate tasks and decision making to others, even when they would benefit from doing so. Yet anyone who has worked in a large organization will tell you that, just as often, decisions can get passed from person to …

How to Know If Someone Is Ready to Be a Manager

When you’re hiring a new manager, the stakes are high. You need someone who can effectively lead people, manage a budget, liaise with upper management — and, usually, do it all from day one. But what if a potential hire doesn’t yet have a track record in doing all of the above? Would you hire or …

How to Manage Managers

When you’re managing managers, your responsibilities are two-fold: you need to make sure they’re producing good work (as with any employee) and that they’re effectively supporting their teams. You might know how to do the former, but how do you do the latter? Do you need to provide training? …

This Is How You Become Nicer and More Likable

Stop for a moment and ask yourself when was the last time you said something nice? And not just to someone else, but to yourself too? For some …

Money Won't Buy Happiness, According to Science—Here's Why

For decades psychologists have studied the relationship between wealth and happiness, and despite being richer, Americans aren’t any happier. As …

How to Make Yourself Unforgettable, According to Science

Everyone strives to be memorable, but try as we might, the odds are against us. Recent research provides that 90% of the new information we receive, …

How to Make Feedback Feel Normal

I’ve spent much of my career teaching people how to have “crucial conversations.” In the work place, most crucial conversations are about feedback – the process of helping others improve by pointing out deficiencies in their behavior or work. I’ve realized lately that a lot of my work could have …

Emotional Agility

Sixteen thousand—that’s how many words we speak, on average, each day. So imagine how many unspoken ones course through our minds. Most of them are not facts but evaluations and judgments entwined with emotions—some positive and helpful (<i>I’ve worked hard and I can ace this presentation; This issue</i> …

8 Cute Outfits for Bringing Baby Home from the Hospital

When you’re pregnant, you have nine months to work through a lot of decisions. From doctors and birth plans to maternity style and unique baby name ideas, it’s hard to keep the energy up — especially when it’s suddenly time to figure out your hospital bag must-haves. But packed away in that …

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This Epic Hotel Has an ACTUAL Rainforest Inside

Forget Vegas. If you want to head somewhere to chillax in luxury you should make your way over to Dubai. The new destination for all things five-star is quickly becoming a go-to destination in the Middle East. Should you find yourself ready for a getaway in the United Arab Emirates, you might want …

10 French-Girl Wedding Dress Designers You Need to Know

If you live and breathe French-girl style and consider Paris Fashion Week to be on the same level as Christmas or the Fourth of July, listen up! While Insta is a killer place to score effortless everyday styling tips from fabulous French girls holding it down in the City of Lights, off-duty isn’t …

7 Tips to Help Working Mamas Handle a Last-Minute Kid Sick Day

It’s 6am and the high-pitched crying isn’t coming from our alarm clock. That’s your little one, and she’s coughing non-stop. And you’re soon to find out that she’s got a fever and a runny nose too. We get it — work-life balance as a working mom isn’t exactly a breeze, even on the best of days. Add …

Do THIS If You’re Thinking About Having Kids Together

It seems like there’s a pretty direct correlation between people who love dogs and people who love babies. Although preparing for a baby (or even using these fertility apps) is a liiiiiiittle more intense than getting a pet with your partner, the nesting processes have a lot in common. Therapist …

My 5 Go-To Travel Hacks for Vacationing With Kids

Vacation time is supposed to be a time centered on rest and relaxation. At least, that’s usually the case before kids join the picture. But post-baby vacations are quite a bit different! Oftentimes when traveling with little ones, even a short weekend trip can become more stressful than a typical …

How to Make Yourself Work (When You're Not in the Mood)

How to beat procrastination and get things done even when you don't feel like working.<p>Procrastination affects everyone. It sneaks up on most people when they're tired or bored, but for some, procrastination can be a full-fledged addiction. They avoid all day the work that is right in front of them, …

8 Foods to Eat Tonight to De-Bloat by Tomorrow

Bye, food baby.<p>You’ve been eating right and working on sculpting your side abs for weeks. But for some reason, you woke up this morning feeling bloated AF. (It happens to this best of us, just check out this fit blogger’s pics.) Whether the culprit is dehydration, your menstrual cycle, or something …

10 Simple Habits of Insanely Productive People

Surround yourself with inspiring, sharp, and positive people.<p><i>What are some uncommon ways to work smarter instead of harder? originally appeared on Quora --the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Nelson Wang, founder of</b> …

This Is How To Be Productive: 5 New Secrets Proven By Research

Want to know how to be productive? Create goals, make a plan and execute. We all know this is a good idea… and it never, ever seems to work.It’s like …

Girls in Greece: A Photo Diary

What happens when fashion professionals hit Greece for one day with Zimmermann and Net-a-Porter<p>When Zimmermann and Net-a-Porter realized they'd been in chic alliance for a decade they celebrated with an 11-piece capsule collection and a trip to Mykonos. Why Mykonos? The quick answer might be why …

5 Ab Exercises More Effective than Crunches

For the toned summer tummy you've been waiting for...<p>Here, BAZAAR teamed up with Anna Kaiser from AKT InMotion to get the best moves for tight, toned abs. See the full how-to video above, and get ready to have your best summer body yet.