Dawn Lucas Herrin

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Citi Field Freezes Over: Mets Beat the Yankees

Until about 9:30 Sunday night, it appeared to be business as usual at Citi Field.<p>The day had started out with more bad news for the beleaguered Mets — their injured left-fielder, Yoenis Cespedes, had suffered a setback in his minor-league rehabilitation from a hip flexor injury — and only got worse …

Major League Baseball

13 Misused Book Quotes & What They Actually Mean When Read In Context

Whether it's printed on an inspirational sweatshirt or posted in an Instagram caption, no one can resist a good book quote. The only problem is, some …

Literature

Soar Over a Legendary Fortress in the Judean Desert

This remote palace complex of Masada looks as dramatic as the stories behind it.<p>Set high on a cliff above a forbidding, lunar-like landscape, the ancient fortress of Masada looks as dramatic as the legend behind it.<p>The remote palace complex is known as the site of a desperate last stand by Jewish …

Archaeology

Two Words That Can Help You Get an Airline Upgrade

The insider secret to scoring an upgrade.<p>British writer Tilly Bagshawe is the New York Times best-selling author of more than a dozen novels. Her …

Top 5 most popular Android apps from last week: My Pixels, Datally

Every week we cover new Android apps with Fresh Meat on Wednesday, followed by Android Gaming on Thursday and Top 10 App Updates on Friday. When …

Apps

Are You Underestimating Your Mobile Marketing Potential?

Mobile apps and ads only scratch the surface of the future of mobile marketing. For businesses that are ready to exploit that potential, <b>Mobile</b> …

61 Percent of Consumers Prefer Promotional Email to Other Small Business Communications - Small Business Trends

Email is arguably the lifeblood of modern business. Small business consumers still prefer longer form, more intimate email messages from brands. …

Why SMS Marketing Doesn’t Suck Anymore (And How to Use it to Generate New Revenue)

Did you know that 58% of mobile users check their phones every hour (at least)?What does that mean for your SMS open rates?<b>A pretty impressive</b> …

Your Mobile Strategy Can’t Just Be About Phones

Ten years ago, Apple released the first iPhone. This set into motion a cycle of innovation and transformation that has touched nearly every business in the world in some way or another. The size and scope of the opportunities the mobile revolution has created for businesses is hard to overstate. …

16 Shoes So Chic, No One Will Ever Suspect H&M

I stumbled upon the perfect pair of chic, understated leather slides while shopping online and had to triple check; turns out, they really were from H&M. And there's more where that came from. The fast-fashion favorite has stocked its shoe department with minimalist mules, pretty heels, and new …

Lose 15 Pounds in 21 Days With This Coffee Cleanse

At first glance, "coffee" and "weight loss" don't seem like words that belong together in the same sentence. But whether you love it hot or iced, …

Nutrition

The Secret to Making More Money Could Actually Be This Simple | Inc.com

You're probably familiar with influencer marketing. Even top brands like Amazon are using it.<p>But did you know that it can be an extremely effective way to establish trust, and engage a relevant audience? And a trusting, highly-engaged audience is the best way to increase sales.<p>Here are some of the …

Being Happy at Work: The Secret is in Your Strengths

According to Deepak Chopra: most of us are fooled into believing that getting the next big thing is the answer to our happiness and yet studies continue to show it's not about the external rather the internal. This means that we have to learn new ways to be happy. To emphasize this point further, …

The 20 Habits of Eventual Millionaires

I read book after book but the advice seemed awful. And even the advice that was clearly good ("eat better") there was almost zero chance I would follow.<p>I don't know how to take good advice. I don't know how to give it. And all of this talk about "habits" seems beyond me.<p>I was all alone with no one …

Take a 4-question quiz from a psychotherapist to start strengthening your relationship in minutes

It's called <b>emotional intelligence</b>, explains psychotherapist Dr. Deborah Sandella, and the more you have, the better off you and your partner will be.<p>Emotional intelligence (EI for short) is best explained as heightened awareness of your feelings moment to moment. Most people react immediately to …

Forgotten your password? Mastercard lets you pay with a selfie

Mastercard is allowing online shoppers to take a selfie to verify their identity for payments as consumers move away from credit cards to new technologies.<p>Customers will be able to complete purchases without entering a password or pin, measures the company hopes will increase the number of …

Credit Cards

Habits of extremely boring people

Mike Nudelman/Business Insider<p>We fear boredom — that we might be bored or, even worse, bore others.<p>One example: For a 2014 University of Virginia psychology study, participants gave themselves electrical shocks to avoid sitting alone with their thoughts for 15 minutes.<p>In a similarly themed Quora …

The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

<b>1. People are already selling drugs, animals, and adult services on Facebook's new Craigslist competitor.</b> People are using Marketplace to brazenly sell things that violate Facebook's policies.<p><b>2. Salesforce just bought another company for $700 million after spending $4 billion over the past year.</b> It …

Wall Street

9 Ways to Get Organized Now

Lose anything lately? Perhaps it’s because your home is covered in clutter and you can’t motivate yourself to organize it. The average person spends …

The one thing travellers are doing wrong after they've booked a flight

Once you’ve booked a flight, you probably forget about your reservation until it’s time to check-in.<p>Frequent flier and points expert Gilbert Ott — …

A Guide to Google Flights: My (Not So Secret) Weapon for Booking Any Flight

I am fortunate enough to be able to travel in premium cabins once in a while, using point and miles. We’re social animals—when I find something good, …

3 Surefire Ways To Bankrupt Your Leadership

Leaders, face it. We’ve all been there.<p>“You’re not a perfect fit, but we need warm bodies in this role urgently…”<p>“I won’t fire you since you’ve been with us for 25 years…”<p>“I’ll close an eye to massive attrition in your team, since you’re bringing in the numbers…”<p>Ward Cunningham, the programmer who …

Leadership

Four Work Habits You Need To Change At Each Stage Of Your Career

This GE exec shares how she learned to change her working methods as she’s taken on bigger leadership roles.<p>I accepted my first management role early in my career, heading up a 15-person team at GE Global Research’s semiconductor laboratory. It was a big step at the time, but today I manage 28 labs …

12 Business Metrics That Every Company Should Know

<b>HOW DO YOU</b> measure your company’s performance?<p>The way <i>not</i> to do it is by following your gut feeling. Running a successful business requires a thorough …

The One Quality That Separates Great Leaders From Good Ones

<i>The MPW Insiders Network is an online community where the biggest names in business and beyond answer timely career and leadership questions. Today’s</i> …

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ISPs

Want to Build a Successful Team? The Latest Research Says That This Is the Most Important Factor

Simply having a strong leader isn't going to cut it.<p>What makes a successful team? Is it a strong leader? Smart people? Good processes? Organization? A high-tech and well-designed office space? If you do a quick Google search, you'll see all of these explanations in one article or another. Luckily, …

What All Employees Wish Their Difficult Bosses Knew

Here's the solution to common behaviors we find in awful bosses.<p>In Stanford professor Robert Sutton's book <i>Good Boss, Bad Boss</i>, he illustrates through research the devastating effects that toxic and bullying managers can have on their organizations.<p>And he doesn't mince any words, referring to them …

29 tips for being a horrible supervisor that everyone hates

Hi everyone. Last week, I wrote about the importance of firing people faster. Some employees are not effective, and sometimes they’re downright …

3 Simple Habits That Will Make You Insanely Productive

Remove the unnecessary. Automate decisions. Maintain good health.<p><i>What are the best productivity hacks of startup CEOs? originally appeared on Quora--the knowledge-sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Mikael Cho, founder of Crew | Unsplash,</b> …