Joyce Kelly

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How Successful People Handle Toxic People

Toxic people defy logic. Some are blissfully unaware of the negative impact that they have on those around them, and others seem to derive satisfaction from creating chaos and pushing other people’s buttons. Either way, they create unnecessary complexity, strife, and worst of all stress.<p>Studies …

Personal (with bonus short story Not a Drill)

• <b>Author:</b> Lee Child<p><b>#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Jack Reacher returns in another fast-moving, action-packed, suspenseful book from Lee Child.</b> <b></b> <i><br>You can leave the army, but the army doesn’t leave you. Not always. Not completely,</i> notes Jack Reacher—and sure enough, the retired military cop is soon pulled …

Want Success? Surround Yourself With People Who Challenge Your Thinking | Inc.com

It's nice to have people around who support you and are of like mind. Agreeable people boost your confidence and allow a certain level of relaxation. Most of us develop a stable of people with whom we like to work. We know their styles, and they know ours. It's comfortable and expedient. It is easy …

Leadership

What Do Cats Think About Us? You May Be Surprised

Unlike dogs, our feline friends treat us like other cats, author says.<p>Since cats first got their adorable claws into us about 9,500 years ago, humans have had a love affair with felines.<p>Today more than 80 million cats reside in U.S. homes, with an estimated three cats for every dog on the planet. …

10K Training Schedule: Beginner 10-K Training Plan

<b>Plan Overview:</b> Runs start at 15 minutes long. Most of the weekday runs take less than 30 minutes, and the longest run tops out at 5 miles. “Once you hit a weekly long run of four or five miles, you can take on a 10-K and finish with a smile on your face,” says Maxwell.<p><b>Print the plan!</b><p><b>Too hard?</b> If …

10K Training: Run Your First or Fastest 10K

Maxwell designed 10-K training plans (one for beginners and one for intermediate runners) that will get you race-ready in just seven weeks. Each plan calls for four days of running per week, plus one day of optional cross-training.<p>So what are you waiting for? Sign up for a race, pick your plan, and …

Marathons

Running Music: Playlists to Help You Pick Up the Pace

Freshen up your running playlist with these fast-paced songs<p>iStockphoto/Thinkstock<p>Thirty-five percent of WH readers told us in an online poll that when exercising outdoors, they always listen to music—and that their tunes are as essential as their sneaks and sports bra.<p>Need to freshen up your …

Running for Beginners: FAQs

<b>Can I run in sneakers?</b><br>Running doesn't require much investment in gear and accessories, but you have to have a good pair of running shoes. Unlike sneakers, running shoes are designed to help your foot strike the ground properly, reducing the amount of shock that travels up your leg. They're also …

Zuli pushes Bluetooth as a mesh network for the smart home

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>Credit: Zuli<p>There are a lot of radios in today’s smart home — that’s one of the biggest challenges for consumers trying to …

Low Pressure

• <b>Author:</b> Sandra Brown<p>Bellamy Lyston was only 12 years old when her older sister Susan was killed on a stormy Memorial Day. Bellamy's fear of storms is a legacy of the tornado that destroyed the crime scene along with her memory of what really happened during the day's most devastating moments.<p>Now, …

The Shack

• <b>Author:</b> William P. Young<p>Mackenzie Allen Phillips's youngest daughter, Missy, has been abducted during a family vacation, and evidence that she may have been brutally murdered is found in an abandoned shack deep in the Oregon wilderness. Four years later, in this midst of his great sadness, Mack …

The Orphan Master's Son

• <b>Author:</b> Adam Johnson<p><b>The Pulitzer Prize–winning, New York Times betselling novel of North Korea: an epic journey into the heart of the world’s most mysterious dictatorship.</b><p><b>“Imagine Charles Dickens paying a visit to Pyongyang, and you see the canvas on which [Adam] Johnson is painting here.”—The</b> …

Extraordinary Powers

• <b>Author:</b> Joseph Finder<p><b>"Spectacular…The action is unrelenting…Electrifying."—Boston Sunday Herald</b><p>The news is shattering: The director of the CIA, Harrison Sinclair, has been killed in a car accident. Sinclair may have been a traitor—or the Agency's last honest man. Even his son-in-law, Ben Ellison, …

The Forgotten

• <b>Author:</b> David Baldacci<p>In Paradise, nothing is what it seems...<p>THE FORGOTTEN<p>Army Special Agent John Puller is the best there is. A combat veteran, Puller is the man the U.S. Army relies on to investigate the toughest crimes facing the nation. Now he has a new case-but this time, the crime is …

Sharp Objects

• <b>Author:</b> Gillian Flynn<p><b>SOON TO BE AN HBO LIMITED SERIES STARRING AMY ADAMS</b><p><b>FROM THE #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF GONE GIRL</b><br>Fresh from a brief stay at a psych hospital, reporter Camille Preaker faces a troubling assignment: she must return to her tiny hometown to cover the murders of two …

Silken Prey

• <b>Author:</b> John Sandford<p><b>The extraordinary new Lucas Davenport thriller from the #1 New York Times–bestselling author and Pulitzer Prize winner.</b><p>“If you haven’t read Sandford yet, you have been missing one of the great summer-read novelists of all time.”—Stephen King, <i>Entertainment Weekly</i><p><b>Murder, scandal,</b> …

The Inner Circle

• <b>Author:</b> Brad Meltzer<p><b>The best-kept secret of the U.S. Presidency is about to be revealed.</b><i><br>"There are stories no one knows. Hidden stories. I love those stories. And since I work in the National Archives, I find those stories for a living."</i><p>Beecher White, a young archivist, spends his days working with …

The Cloud

• <b>Author:</b> Matt Richtel<p>The Cloud is an exhilarating, cutting-edge thriller from Pulitzer Prize winner and New York Times technology and science reporter Matt Richtel.<p>When the next generation of technology seeps into the brains of the next generation of people, former medical student turned journalist …

Dog on It

• <b>Author:</b> Spencer Quinn<p>The first book of the <i>New York Times</i> bestselling Chet and Bernie mystery series, an “enchanting one-of-a-kind novel” (Stephen King) that is “nothing short of masterful” (<i>Los Angeles Times</i>).<p>Chet, the wise and lovable canine narrator of <i>Dog on It</i>, and Bernie, a down-on-his-luck …

Taking Eve

• <b>Author:</b> Iris Johansen<p>#1 <i>New York Times</i> bestselling author Iris Johansen is back with the first book in a chilling new Eve Duncan trilogy that asks the question: will Eve survive what lies ahead?<p>Forensic sculptor Eve Duncan's mission is to bring closure to the families whose loved ones have vanished. …