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'Drink a cold beer and let somebody else figure it out': 22 of Anthony Bourdain’s wisest quotes about travel

Anthony Bourdain first rose to fame with his searingly honest memoir about life as a chef, <i>Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly</i>, but as his career progressed, it became evident that travel was a passion he held just as dear to his heart as food.<p>“If I am an advocate for …

5 Golden Rules for Raising Mentally Strong Kids

Give your kids the skills they'll need to tackle life's toughest challenges head-on.<p>When my first book, <i>13 Things Mentally Strong People Don't Do</i>, hit the shelves, readers kept asking me the same question over and over again: "How do I teach my kids how to be mentally strong?"<p>I was thrilled to learn …

Simple Pleasures Your Kids Will Love Any Night Of The Week

We all know that setting up routines is an important part of parenting—establishing ground rules around behaviour, like when your child should go to …

5 Home Remedies To Naturally Make Your Hair Pitch Dark

<b>Consistent change in the color the of your hair by applying dye can give you frizzy hair, cause your hair to be dry, and lifeless.</b><p>As a beautiful …

Ever wanted to teach yourself AI? Here's 19 online classes from Stanford to MIT

For some us, AI is kind of an iffy proposition. To many, it is nebulous enough to seem like it might replace us or our jobs. And the harbingers of …

Artificial Intelligence

Great apps for creative kids

From baby Van Goghs to tiny Van Halens.<p>Did you know that art can help boost your child's interest in science? While hands-on experience with a pencil, brush, or instrument is important, it's more likely that children will have a smartphone or tablet in their hands. In their spare time—instead of …

These Are The Toys Your Child Should Be Playing With, According To A Psychologist

While toys are first and foremost a way for kids to have fun, different toys do nurture different aspects of a child's spirit, mind, and behavior, …

This Fairly Common Parenting Practice Could Be Causing You to Feel More Depressed and Judged

According to a new study published in <b>Infant and Child Development</b>, moms who share their beds or rooms with their babies for more than six months may have a higher rate of feeling depressed or judged. Researchers at Penn State analyzed new mothers' sleep patterns and feelings about sleeping in …

The Truth About Men and Sex

Over my career as a sex therapist, I have had the opportunity to sit with thousands of men as they've discussed their sexual feelings, sex lives, and …

30 Old-School Parenting Rules That Are Still Relevant Today

Tried-and-true childrearing wisdom never goes out of style.<p>We walked to school alone, rode our bikes across town, and knew talking back to our …

Parenting

14 Asian Slow-Cooker Meals to Serve for Easy Weeknight Dinners

How Keeping One Day a Week to Yourself Will Make You More Productive

Carving out one day per week where I don't accept appointments has taken my business to the next level.<p>As a solopreneur, time management is the key to achieving the level of productivity that I need for success. I've had to become an expert in identifying free time hidden in my calendar, choosing …

34 Words You Can Use in Your Resume to Highlight Your Leadership Skills

Let your resume speak for you.<p>One of the most common types of people I work with are those aiming to elevate their brand messaging to more loudly announce, "I'm one hell of a leader!" as they change jobs.<p>It's one thing to be good at tasks, projects, and areas of specialization, but if you're …

Marriage is hard work: 7 ways to make it fun again

A few weeks ago, Pink announced to the world what she thought about marriage: "Monogamy is work!" she declared. But she didn't stop there — Pink revealed that sometimes she swoons over her husband, and other times, she cannot stand him. Celebrities — they really are just like us, huh?<p>Is marriage …

After 100,000 Interviews, Johnson & Johnson Global VP Said These Were the 7 Best Candidate Questions

Never underestimate the power of a question.<p>There comes a point in every interview when hiring managers ask applicants the exact same thing, "Do you have any questions for me?" Although this off-script moment feels like a formality, the applicant's questions could provide just as much insight as …

10 Best Artificial Intelligence (AI) and machine learning tools (ML) for you

Share282<p>Tweet<p>Share2K<p>+1<p>Shares 2K<p>Artificial Intelligence is radically changing the way we think of technology. It is progressing rapidly, with key …

This Mum's List Of "Don'ts" For Her Daughter Is So Empowering

Recent studies have found that rigid gender stereotypes negatively impact girls as young as six years old, but writer Toni Hammer is doing everything …

Parents Home

• Pinterest<p>You probably know that fighting with your partner in front of your kids isn't ideal. Studies around home conflict have shown that kids who experience their parents arguing process emotions differently than other children, which could have long-term effects on their social development and …

This Morning Routine Will Save You 20+ Hours a Week

The traditional 9-5 workday is poorly structured for high productivity.<p>The traditional 9-5 workday is poorly structured for high productivity. Perhaps when most work was physical labor, but not in the knowledge working world we now live in.<p>Although this may be obvious based on people's mediocre …

Andrew Ng will help you change the world with AI if you know calculus and Python

If the next era of human progress is built using AI, who gets to engineer it? Who will have the coding skills to use the software for creating AI products, or even more importantly, the skills to write that software?<p>In an attempt to make the answer to those questions “anyone who wants to,” Andrew …

Want to Raise Successful Kids? Science Says Do These 9 Things

Here are some of the best bits of science-based advice on raising successful kids.<p>There comes a time in most parents' lives when their aspirations for their children exceed their aspirations for themselves.<p>Since I've become a parent myself, I've been on a mission to collect as much science-based …

You've never heard of these 5 classes — but their areas of study will boost your pay in the future

If you want the excitement of working in a growing industry, like renewable energy or artificial intelligence, you could try to strike out on your …

Google's CEO Doesn't Use Bullet Points and Neither Should You

Google's Sundar Pichai gives a master class for creating simple, engaging presentations.<p>Google CEO Sundar Pichai recently announced at the company's 2017 developers conference thatGoogle is "rethinking all our products" as it moves from a mobile-first world to an "A.I.-first" one. His presentation …

Billionaire Bill Gates reveals his biggest regrets and best advice for today's 20-somethings

<i>In honor of graduation season, CNBC Make It is rolling out the speeches and pieces of advice that America's leaders are most excited to share with</i> …

17 Small Actions That Will Make Your Work Day Incredibly Meaningful

Work doesn’t have to suck.<p>For many people, words like stressful, hectic, or even chaotic might best describe their typical day.<p>The good news is, you …

Stop telling your child they're 'amazing'. Instead, say this.

Is praise always good?<p>A new study presented at the British Psychological Society's Annual Conference showed regular parental praise, specifically five times a day, improves a child's well being. The study, based on England’s De Montfort University’s Five Praises campaign, surveyed 38 parents of 2- …

Research

Want to Raise Successful Kids? Tony Robbins Says Do This 1 Simple Thing

Drawing on the work of a Stanford psychologist, he says changing the way you talk to them can shape their lives for the better.<p>Tony Robbins: The Best Way to Raise Entrepreneurial Children<p>Parents want their kids to be successful. So when I saw that Tony Robbins was giving child-raising advice, I …

IBM Predicts Demand For Data Scientists Will Soar 28% By 2020

• Jobs requiring machine learning skills are paying an average of $114,000. Advertised data scientist jobs pay an average of $105,000 and advertised data engineering jobs pay an average of $117,000.<br>• 59% of all Data Science and Analytics (DSA) job demand is in Finance and Insurance, Professional …

Salaries & Wages

14 Things Ridiculously Successful People Do Every Day

The world's most successful people have some unique habits. Try them out and see where they take you.<p>Having close access to ultra-successful people can yield some pretty incredible information about who they really are, what makes them tick, and, most important, what makes them so successful and …

How Do You Know Someone Is an Exceptional Leader? Look for Any of These 7 Signs

This is what it truly takes for leaders to motivate their employees.<p>If you're new to the employee engagement conversation, I'll cut to the chase and break it to you like this: Since 2000, Gallup research has shown that roughly 70 percent of the U.S. work force is "not engaged" or "actively …