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11 ways smart people deal with uncertainty

Our brains are hardwired to make much of modern life difficult. This is especially true when it comes to dealing with uncertainty. On the bright …

Self-improvement

Low-carb, high-fat diets could knock years off lifespan, 25-year study suggests

Eating a diet which is low in carbohydrates could knock years off lifespan, a 25 year study suggests.<p>Food plans which replace carbs with protein and fat, such as the Ketogenic or Atkins, have gained popularity in recent years, and are often endorsed by celebrities such as Gwyneth Paltrow and Kim …

Nutrition

5 Top Healthcare REITs You Can Buy Right Now

There are real estate investment trusts, or REITs, that specialize in virtually any kind of commercial real estate you can think of. Healthcare is …

Investing

The Best Project Management Apps to Get Your Life in Order

Project management apps help teams collaborate more effectively and hit their deadlines, but you can use the same apps to put some order into your …

Project Management

Jeff Bezos runs Amazon with 14 demanding leadership principles. Here's how a 23-year-old engineer leveraged 5 of them to land a job.

Amazon, led by Jeff Bezos, has outlined 14 leadership principles for its employees. From "ownership" to "dive deep," these guidelines are designed to drive innovative thinking and quick action.<p>For those interested in working for Amazon, which was ranked in a LinkedIn survey as the most desired …

Jeff Bezos

Want to Live Longer? Scientists Say They've Made 'Exciting' Progress in the Quest to 'Reverse Aging'

To summarize: "The ability to reverse aging ... is some way in the future yet, but it’s an exciting start."<p>People have searched for a fountain of youth since the beginning of time. It's always seemed like a quixotic quest--until now.<p>A team of scientists at a British university say their latest …

Silicon Valley

Complaining could be rewiring your brain for negativity. Here’s how to turn your bad habit into something constructive

Complaining, much like binge drinking, feels good at the time, especially after one of those stressful days. But we might want to rethink this …

Emotional Intelligence

13 Habits Of Super-Powerful People That Make Them Command Respect

It’s hard to nail down exactly what it means to “have your life together,” but you always know when you meet someone who does.<p>People who are “put together” are powerful. They command respect and embody composure. They are seen as more trustworthy and reliable. You hear it in how they’re spoken …

Success

Neurologists Share Exactly How They Deal With Their Migraines

When a migraine strikes, it can feel like your brain has completely turned against you. Cue wearing sunglasses indoors, booking it in the opposite …

Mayo Clinic

This $10 Anti-Aging Eye Cream Basically Works Like Botox For Younger-Looking Skin

If an anti-aging eye cream existed that could mimic the effects of Botox — without needles or the need to shell out hundreds of dollars — you’d try …

Skin Care

How to make sure no one is spying on your computer

Keep your digital life private.<p>A program that spies on your computer activity is one of the most dangerous forms of malware. It won't present you with a ransomware request or announce it's deleting your files. Instead, it hides silently on your system, watching and recording all your computer …

Malware

This Website Has Hundreds Of Cheap First And Business Class Airfares

Search for cheap first or business class airfares and you get a bunch of ads from various search sites and online travel agencies. Even the articles you find simply refer you back to these sites. Go to these sites and for the most part, it’s nothing special. When you find low premium cabin fares it …

Travel Deals

The Difference Between People Who Succeed And People Who Flop

Successful people charge forward, take calculated risks, and come out on top because of it. But do you ever wonder what it is that <i>really</i> sets them apart from the rest? Jim Rohn believed it was pretty simple. He said, “Successful people do what unsuccessful people are not willing to do. Don’t wish …

Self-improvement

The Chef Of NYC's Vegan Hot Spot Shares THE Most Delicious Way To Eat Broccoli

Every now and then, a chef comes along who changes the healthy-food game. Brooks Headley, the founder of Manhattan hot spot Superiority Burger, has …

Food

The Best Translation Apps for Every Travel Situation

To a certain extent, native English speakers have it easy. The language is spoken by one in five people globally, making it easily understood …

Language

Amazon Is Recruiting People to Start Delivery Businesses. Here's Why I Think Some People Could Get Rich

There's risk in any business. But if you asked me to invest in a business with these built-in advantages, I'd certainly listen.<p>I know a lot of people who have made a ton of money on Amazon.<p>Now, Amazon says it wants to recruit entrepreneurs to build a national network of small, independent delivery …

Here Is What You Can Do Right Now To Become Charismatic And Increase Your Chances Of Getting Hired

We all know a person who walks into a room and instantly all heads turn toward them. Everyone is immediately drawn to them without any apparent effort exerted. You feel good in their company. They seem cool, confident, collected, self-assured and comfortable in their own skin. The person may not be …

Employment

These Brain Foods Have Been Found to Increase Your Focus, Help You Think More Clearly, and Give You a Longer Life

Eat walnuts, sardines, and salmon, and you're off to a fast start.<p>While drinking coffee is a necessary cultural norm that keeps us alert and productive throughout the day, a daily caffeinated fix can have spiraling effects that wreak havoc on the body.<p>Before lighting your torches and starting …

You Should Finally Learn To Solve a Rubik's Cube

It's easier than you might think and whole lot of fun.<p>When I got a Rubik's Cube for Christmas a large number of years ago, I did what any kid would: I scrambled it and set it aside. But although I don't know where it is now, the unfinished business haunted me for years. What with robots and …

Mathematics

There's A Wrong Way to Grow Basil, And Then There's This Way

It's summer and that means herb garden time. Whether you have an actual patch of dirt to till or you use small pots in your windowsill, growing herbs …

Author who studies millionaires: 240 minutes a day separates the rich from everyone else

There are 1,440 minutes in each day. That is the one common denominator we all share. With respect to time, we are all on equal footing. And most …

Self-improvement

Combine these two kitchen staples to get the softest bedsheets ever

Bringing food into your bedroom isn’t usually a recipe for success (something I’ve learned after multiple dinner-in-bed spills), but according to the …

The Mouthwatering Dinner You Can Make with Just 5 Ingredients (And Kids Love It, Too)

A Dutch baby is basically a pancake and a popover combined—and it will quickly become an easy dinner go-to.<p>I always thought Dutch baby pancakes had …

Breakfast

I'm 28 and I've saved over $240,000 — here's what I've learned about money from tracking my net worth for the past 2 years

They say you learn something about yourself when you keep a journal.<p>If that's true, then I think just graduated to a PhD in Me Studies. Because for the past two years, I've kept a very detailed (and very public) online diary.<p>It's a unique type of diary though. In it, you won't find any juicy gossip …

Personal Finance

Here's How to Make Delicious Ice Cream at Home Without an Ice Cream Maker

When I was a kid, making homemade ice cream was never an option. "We don't have an ice cream maker," my mom would remind me all of the many times I'd …

3 crucial skills for leading without authority

With flatter management structures, increased outsourcing, the move toward collaborative cultures, and the ongoing formation of cross-functional …

These are the 5 “super skills” you need for jobs of the future

Work is changing, so to stay ahead you’ll need to master these skills that you probably didn’t learn in college.<p>Chances are your job description has changed over the past five years. Or maybe your role didn’t even exist a short time ago. The workplace of today and the future looks quite different …

3 REITs To Help You Sleep Well At Night

One of the key components for building a durable income portfolio is to be discriminating, even picky, when buying shares in REIT securities. Remembering that REITs own real estate, so just like investing in a building, it’s important to pay close attention to the foundation of your real estate …

The best cities in the world to live in and explore

1<p>Chicagoicon-chevron-right<p>A big hand, please, for Chicago: the greatest city in the world, beating all comers. Chicagoans raved about their city’s …

Live Music

Can You Really Train Soft Skills? Some Answers From The Science Of Talent

In recent years, recruiters and employers have increasingly focused their talent identification efforts on <i>soft</i> rather than hard skills. Look for any desirable position, and it’s unlikely you will be considered unless you can demonstrate one or more of these skills: management, sales, communication, …

Emotional Intelligence