Angelo Vicari

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The Case Against Sugar review – an unsweetened attack on diet myths

For the last 15 years, US journalist Gary Taubes has been the self-nominated public enemy No 1 of the global “healthy eating” establishment. His heresy has been to argue powerfully and publicly that the official diet advice we have been encouraged to follow since the 1970s is fundamentally wrong. …

Diabetes

25 Wall Street movies to watch over Thanksgiving

That doesn't mean you can't get a little Wall Street in your day, though. Why not kick back on the couch and watch one of these Wall Street movies?<p>You'll definitely enjoy yourself, and you might even learn something.

What I've Learned From Three Decades in Retail | Inc.com

When Ron Johnson began working in retail, he was entering a startup field. "That's when Mickey Drexler first went to the Gap from a department store" and when "Les Wexner, of Limited fame and Victoria's Secret, invented the modern specialty store," he recalls. "That's when big box retailing …

Business Strategy

INSIGHTS - McMillanDoolittle - The Retail Experts

The battle for grocery e-commerce supremacy just got a whole lot more interesting with the annoucement of a strategic alliance between US supermarket …

eCommerce

Google launches field force management tool

The Sydney-based team that gave the world Google Maps has released a new product, “Google Maps Coordinate”, which offers field force management …

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5 Things I Learned In My First REAL Year of Entrepreneurship

A month before turning 29, after having spent the majority of my 20’s working for five different companies, I finally decided to strike out on my own.<p>…

#Love: I’m Single, Therefore I Tinder

In the game of Tinder, you win or you get bored and give up. That is pretty much standard operating procedure for anyone with a smartphone and a libido.<p>But what if you’re bad at Tinder?<p>Naturally, I can’t solve all your problems. But experts from across the country, as well as Tinder’s own Sean Rad, …

Diverse Gut Microbes, A Trim Waistline And Health Go Together

Scientists have discovered new clues about how microbes in our digestive systems may affect health.<p>European researchers found that the less diverse those microbes are, the more likely people are to gain weight, become obese and develop risk factors for serious health problems.<p>Evidence has been …

Gut feelings: the future of psychiatry may be inside your stomach

Her parents were running out of hope. Their teenage daughter, Mary, had been diagnosed with a severe case of obsessive–compulsive disorder (OCD), as well as ADHD. They had dragged her to clinics around the country in an effort to thwart the scary, intrusive thoughts and the repetitive behaviors …

People Who Have Sex At Least 4 Times A Week Earn More Money

Flickr/Melissa Mercier<p>Having an active sex life plays a major role in your financial success.<p>Nick Drydakis, a senior lecturer in economics at Anglia …

Ten Killer Splits

Splits: Change You Can Believe In<p>Muscle gains at a standstill? Bored to death with your current training program?<p>Then you need a change <i>and</i> a …

Workouts

Can Best Buy Survive? Yes, If It Doesn't Forget To Fix Its Stores, Not Just Its Site

Best Buy is back in the news again. Apparently it’s updating its web site to get on par with Amazon and other competitors selling consumer electronics and appliances. While the company acknowledges it will take some time to get there, it has bigger issues in the terrestrial world. The company has a …

Flight delay tips: How to get home faster when your airplane is late.

For frequent travelers, this has been a miserable summer of flight delays and cancellations. In the past few weeks alone, I’ve been stuck in Austin, …

The Apple Experience: Secrets to Building Insanely Great Customer Loyalty - Carmine Gallo

These principles are based on Carmine Gallo's book, The Apple Experience. The book shows readers in any industry how to enrich lives, build loyalty, and reimagine the customer experience.<p>BUY IT …

Loyalty

Best Buy sales, restructuring disappoint | Reuters

(Reuters) - Best Buy Co reported weaker-than-expected quarterly sales and said it would close 50 large U.S. stores and lay off another 400 employees, disappointing investors looking for even deeper cuts to turn around the world’s largest consumer electronics chain.<p>A Best Buy store in Westminster, …

Apple Store's Secret Sauce: 5 Steps of Service [video]

People do the craziest things in an Apple Store. They record themselves dancing and post their videos to YouTube. Some have proposed marriage in Apple Stores. Comedian Mark Malkoff brought a goat into an Apple Store and produced a video on the other stuff he tries to get away with it (and he …

How Apple Store Seduces You With The Tilt Of Its Laptops

Walk into any Apple Retail Store when it opens in the morning and you might notice that all of the new MacBook Pro notebooks with retina display are positioned at exactly the same angle. Employees who open the store use an iPhone app as a level to tilt all the screens to exactly the same angle (the …

How to Set Healthy Boundaries in Every Relationship

In my coaching practice, many of the women and men I work with struggle with one common theme: setting healthy boundaries. I witness this challenge …

Morning Sex: Rise and Shag

For most of the working world, the blaring of the alarm clock isn't a happy sound. So why not turn that rude awakening into an erotic opportunity with a roll in the 400-thread-count hay? After all, scientists say that people who start their days by having sex are all-around healthier and happier …

Heavy Lifting, No Rest, Candy: the Bulgarian Method

Danville, Calif.<p>Ivan Abadjiev knows a thing or two about heavy lifting.<p>Bulgaria's most renowned weightlifting coach led his tiny country to a stunning Olympic victory over the Soviet Union in 1972. By the 1980s his country's strongmen completely dominated world competitions, hoisting more than …

Weightlifting

Higher-risk behavioral practices associated with bacterial vaginosis compared with vaginal candidiasis. - PubMed

OBJECTIVE:<p>Bacterial vaginosis has been associated with hormonal factors and sexual practices; however, the cause is unclear, and the notion that …

Women's Health

What Is a Yeast Infection?

A vaginal yeast infection is an infection resulting from the overgrowth of yeast, which is a type of fungus.<p>Also called candida vaginitis or …

Women's Health

Apple trade ban reversal in US questioned by South Korea

South Korea's government has expressed "concerns" about the Barack Obama administration's last-minute reversal of a trade ban against Apple's iPhone 4 and 3G-capable iPad 2 – amid the threat that a similar ban on Samsung products will be implemented on Friday.<p>The block on the iPhone ban, which …

Smart, dumb, candybar, flip, and brick: a visual history of mobile phones

For most of their history, mobile phones have been shrinking. Small meant portable; it even, in the not too distant past, was a sort of status symbol. Remember Motorola’s runaway hit, the ultra-thin Razr?<p>But something funny happened on the smartphone’s way to success. Even as the phones themselves …

Candybar

Google's Secrets Of Innovation: Empowering Its Employees

March was a good month for Google. Its market capitalization breached a record high $260 billion. Since its IPO in 2004, its shares have soared over 900%. The company’s success stems from its continuous innovation and it extraordinary management practices. Laszlo Bock, Senior Vice President of …