Amy E Everman

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How Trump Is Shaking Up the Book Industry

America’s literary bubble is rethinking its identity.<p>Donald Trump’s election victory plunged America’s elite, liberal and coastal circles into an identity crisis, as journalists and pundits who had been so sure of a Trump loss grappled with charges of insularity and willful disregard. They penned …

Books

47 documentaries on Netflix right now that will make you smarter

And with binge-worthy titles like Netflix original "Jim & Andy: The Great Beyond" and Oscar-nominated "Last Men in Aleppo" a click away, you can get a lot of great nonfiction viewing any night of the week.<p>You'll learn a lot more about the world, but don't worry — you'll also be entertained.<p><b>Here are</b> …

50+ Drawing Ideas That Will Get You Sketching Right Now

Practice is a vital part of perfecting your drawing skills. Learning the basics and repeating them over and over again is the only way to improve. For proof, just check out what a few years of drawing practice can do. It’s truly incredible the progress that you can make by dedicating time to this …

Sketching

Why True Leadership Is Never About Listening, According To This Expert

Listening is not as important as you think.<p>Everybody says that listening is the most important thing that a great leader can do.<p>But I'm telling you, forget about listening.<p>Let me explain. Now, as the owner and CEO of my company, I definitely agree that listening to your employees is a great thing …

Leadership

How I Stopped Chasing Happiness and Started Enjoying My Imperfect Life

<b>“I want to live my life without stress and worries. I don’t need to be rich or famous. I just want to be happy.” ~Unknown</b><p>Have you ever set a goal and …

Happiness

The Feynman Technique: The Best Way to Learn Anything

There are four simple steps to <b>the Feynman Technique</b>, which I'll explain below:<p>Choose a Concept<br>• Teach it to a Toddler<br>• Identify Gaps and Go Back to The …

Get Better at Composing Your Images with These 5 Quick Tips

It’s a good idea for everyone to occasionally review some basic concepts of photography that are easy to take for granted. To that end, consider this …

How to See Like a Photographer

There are few "inventions" as complex and capable as the human eye.Our eyes give us extraordinary power to see the world around us, and in the case …

7 Make-Ahead Foods for Easy, No-Cook Meals Next Week

With the hot, humid days of summer, there's an even bigger benefit to sticking with your Sunday meal prep routine. You already know it can save you …

Potato Salad with Mustard Sauce and Watercress

4 servings<p>Peewee Dutch Yellow Potatoes are the perfect tiny potato for this recipe, but if you can’t find them, just use the smallest fingerling or Yukon Gold potatoes you can buy.<p>June 2017Print<p>Ingredients<p>1¼ pounds peewee, peanut, or baby potatoes (as small as possible), scrubbed<p>Kosher salt<p>2 …

Recipes

10 famous web designer portfolios everyone should check out

Listing the best web design portfolios is not the same as listing the most famous web designers. Indeed, it’s a funny thing, but the more famous web …

Graphic Design

The Right Way to Start a Meeting

We all know there’s a price to pay for a making bad first impression: A limp handshake conveys low confidence; a wrinkled suit makes you seem lazy; oversharing comes across as emotional instability. But do you ever think about the first impression your meetings make? Frequently restarting meetings …

Management

The Brunch Recipes That Make Weekends Great

Because breakfast shouldn't be restricted to the early hours.<p>Many say breakfast is the most important meal of the day, and while that <i>might</i> be true, brunch is hands down the best meal of the day. It’s a shame we don’t get to have it every day. That’s why when you do get to partake in the …

10 Podcasts That Will Make You Smarter

Feed your brain at the gym, in the car, or whenever you have a few minutes to spare.<p>Hate your commute? Struggle to motivate yourself to hit the treadmill? Perhaps both these problems (and many more) have the same solution. Why not turn these odds and ends of unpleasant time into opportunities to …

Self-improvement

These 50 Quotes About Letting Go Have Successfully Helped Me To Move On

1. If you want something you never had, you have to do something you’ve never done.<p>2. Ask yourself if what you’re doing today is getting you closer …

Positive Thinking

You Can Make Your Home Look Expensive Without Spending Big—Here's How

Unless you're a seasoned interior designer, making décor decisions can be a daunting process: <i>How high should these curtains be hung? How big should</i> …

The 50 Best New Travel Apps

Choosing the right app can be just as confusing as deciding where to stay or how to get there. So we’ve combed through dozens of the latest travel …

Apps

8 Critical Habits of Mentally Strong People

We rely on our mental strength to carry us through the twists and turns that life throws at us. Those who are mentally strong tend to face adversity …

Bad Habits You Need to Kill Immediately to be a Much Better Person This Year

Habits define us. And nothing sabotages your creativity and productive life quite like bad habits. In the words of Samuel Johnson “The chains of …

Here’s How Martha Stewart Spends a Perfect Vacation in Paris

An idyllic, Martha-approved three-day itinerary.<p>Over the holidays, business mogul and master of taste Martha Stewart took a whirlwind vacation in …

The 40 best river cruises for 2017

It is hard to imagine a holiday that delivers so much, in terms of cultural and scenic sightseeing, and yet offers such a relaxed and agreeable means of travelling between countries. There is virtually no navigable river in the world that cannot be cruised upon. Paddlewheel vessels sail the Elbe …

What’s new in Italy for 2017

Italy — with more culture, crowds and chaos per square kilometer than anywhere else in Europe — is most enjoyable when you’re up-to-date on its …

Italy

How Italy's Monuments Are Getting a Makeover

Some of the country’s most iconic sights have been restored—and not by the usual suspects.<p>Visit Rome in 2017 and you might notice something a little different about the Colosseum. Not only has the scaffolding it’s been swathed in since October 2013 been removed, but it’s brighter—literally. No more …

The touching letter the Bush twins wrote to Sasha and Malia Obama about being first daughters

In 2009, as their father penned a letter to his successor, the twin daughters of President George W. Bush, Jenna and Barbara, wrote a letter of their own.<p>Their dad’s letter would be confidential and offer advice, tucked away in the top drawer of the Resolute Desk in the Oval Office, where incoming …

The White House

Obama Team Gives Trump Advice: White House Survival Guide

It’s one thing to be elected President of the U.S. Learning how to do the job usually takes longer<p><b>A Presidential handoff comes with established rites</b> …

Donald Trump

29 brilliant questions to ask at the end of every job interview

It’s important to remember that every interview is a two-way street.<p>You should be assessing the employer just as much as they’re assessing you …

Career Development

13 Expert Tips On How To Argue Without Ruining Your Relationship

Increase your relationship IQ.

Your fall fitness workout plan—customized by Emily Skye

Letting go of your normal routine is part of what makes summer blissful. Beach days, travel plans, and backyard barbecues often take precedence over …