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This Is the Biggest Predictor of Career Success

Brains? Grit? Luck? Nope, science says the most likely sign that you're going to succeed big time is something else.<p>What's the biggest predictor of success in life? Take a guess and you're likely to come up with something like talent, brains, grit, even luck or connections. And certainly all of …

18 Amazing Active Vacations You Can Actually Afford

There’s something about using our vacation days that makes us loosen up—way up—on our otherwise healthy habits. Whether we’re downing margaritas and …

Trails

Why Failure Is Essential To Success

Failure is not a step backward; it’s an excellent stepping stone to success. We never learn to move out of our comfort zone if we don’t overcome our fear of failure. The most progressive companies deliberately seek employees with track records reflecting both failure and success. That’s because …

20 Leadership Experts Share Their Best Leadership Tip

Trust what these leaders say about good leadership. They are experts on the topic.<p>Good leaders all have one thing in common: They know how to seek advice. It's a bit like parenting. No one who raises a child for the first time understands the job perfectly. You have to keep learning and growing. …

Holiday Chowder with Mussels

Daniel Boulud and Jacques Pepin<p>Servings: 6 - 8<p>moderate<p>30 to 60 min<p>Famous French chefs, Jacques Pepin and Daniel Boulud, stir up some trouble with …

20 Awesome Productivity Tricks Anyone Can Use | Inc.com

11 Things You Should Never Say At Work

Saying these phrases will undermine your authority and professionalism.<p>What you say matters. Whether you're voicing an idea during a meeting or making an offhand comment at lunch, everything you say adds to your overall character.<p>In the new book "Executive Presence: The Missing Link Between Merit …

How to Give Your Boss Feedback

Working closely with anyone gives you useful insight into her performance. This is especially true of your boss, who you likely see in a variety of settings: client meetings, presentations, one-on-ones, negotiations, etc. But even if that insight could be helpful to your boss, is it your place to …

Happy Workers Are More Productive: Science Proves It

But any investor should be able to measure its return, and now a group of U.K. researchers say they’ve provided the first scientifically-controlled …

Happiness

The Traits That Make Women Great Leaders

The president of EMILY's List, a group that has helped hundreds of female politicians get elected to office, talks about the effect that women in prominent positions have on political policies and business results.<p>Stephanie Schriock, president of political action committee EMILY's List, says that …

5 Powerful Notes to Write That Will Change Your Life

How? When you give, you also receive.<p>Phone calls are great. But when you want to say something important, writing a note, especially a handwritten note, can be even more powerful.<p>Why? Notes are unexpected. (Who writes letters anymore?) Notes can be savored. Notes can be saved. Notes can be pulled …

The Next Harlem Renaissance

Nearly a century after Langston Hughes and Billie Holiday turned Manhattan’s cultural landscape upside down, <b>Harlem</b> is again seeing rebirth.<p>“You can smell the creative edge in the air,” says Helena Greene, whose Swing boutique sells European fashions alongside locally crafted jewelry and art.<p>Rather …

The Week in Review: The 50th Anniversary of the JFK Assassination

Inside Flipboard / November 22, 2013<p>This week marks the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. The youngest elected …

How To Give Feedback That Actually Inspires Improvement

No, writing: “Get better or you’re fired” on a Post-it is not the answer.<p>What’s it like to work without any feedback? To JetBlue chairman Joel Peterson, it’s like “driving a car with no speedometer, learning to cook without ever tasting your food, or playing basketball without a scoreboard.”<p>But …

Data-Driven Insights On Landing Your Dream Job

The author, a behavioral scientist, sheds light on what you really need to get your dream job.<p>You’ve spent most of your early life learning how to fit in. It’s a process called socialization –- we all want to belong, we all want to be a part of something, we all want to be accepted at some level. …

Finally Get Some Damn Peace And Quiet With This Window-Mounted Noise Silencer

Rudolf Stefanich’s fix is a little plastic device you place on the window. Called Sono, it’s a noise-cancellation system that lets you to keep the …

San Francisco

Stephen King Launches 'Dr. Sleep,' Sequel To 'The Shining' In Boulder

Thirty-six years after he wrote <i>The Shining</i>, Stephen King returned to the mountains of Colorado to launch his highly-anticipated sequel <i>Dr. Sleep</i>.<p>King reportedly chose to launch the sequel in Boulder because he'd moved to the college town from Maine back in 1977 when he first wrote about the Torrance …

Personality Doesn't Determine Leadership Ability

Introvert? Extrovert? Doesn't matter. The good news is, neither personality type really matters when it comes to managing people.<p>I've learned a lot about leadership lately. Back in my heyday as a middle manager in corporate America, and before that as a manager for a small start-up, I found my …

Supermodel Secrets to Looking Great in a Bikini (That Have Nothing to Do With Exercise!)

Sure, supermodels are genetically gifted lucky ducks who get paid to take care of their bodies and eat right. But even they have secrets they rely on when they need an extra boost...

The Sex Thing I Really Hate

We asked the men and women we know to confess their biggest sex gripes. Read on and see if you agree!

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Event-o-Rama: 10 Must-Dos in August

TravelIntelligent Travel<p><b>There are some amazing events on tap all over the world, all the time. Here’s a taste of what you can see and do in August:</b><p>Where can you find more than a million people celebrating Caribbean culture…in England? Head to the <b>Notting Hill Carnival</b> (August 25-26) to savor the …