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24 Splurge-Worthy Beauty Products That Truly Live Up To All The Hype

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Skin Care

Actually, We Don’t Need More Empathy

Leading psychologist Daniel Goleman explains why empathy alone rarely leads to action–and proposes a simple meditation exercise to change that.<p><i>This story reflects the views of this author, but not necessarily the editorial position of Fast Company.</i><p>“We need more empathy” has become a common refrain …

How to build a business empire with Instagram

What does it take to succeed online? Shouldn’t real-world influence transfer into the digital world? The introduction of computers and smartphones has changed the business world and yet many still do not understand how new digital platforms fit into the business realm. These platforms are a new …

Marketing

A Harvard doctor says these are the best exercises for your body

If you think running a marathon is the quickest way to a rock-hard body, I-Min Lee, a professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School, has news for you: That classic feat isn't as good for your body as it seems.<p>Instead of long-distance running, which can be hard on your joints and digestive system, …

Exercise

Here’s How To Avoid Drawing A Blank In The Middle Of Your Presentation

These four techniques can keep the tumbleweeds from rolling through your brain while you’re in the spotlight.<p>You’re halfway through your talk, and so far it’s going great. You feel confident, and your audience seems to be responding. Then, out of nowhere, your mind goes blank. Crickets. …

This Recruiter Shares The Questions The Smartest Job Candidates Asked

These questions show that the candidates want to deliver value to the company.<p>“Do you have any questions for us?”<p>You’ll be asked it in almost any interview. And while you may be tempted to sit back and relax during this portion–while the recruiter’s put in the hot seat–that’s not actually in your …

Employment

10 Home Upgrades That Boost Resale Value -- and How to Pay for Them

The housing market is still recovering, but these updates are full of earning potential.<p>Like most HGTV addicts, I caught the home renovation bug …

“It’s A F*cking Burger”: Execs Dish About Their Favorite And Least Favorite Companies

We asked marketing experts to speak candidly about today’s biggest brands—and they didn’t hold back.<p>What’s really on the minds of branding bigwigs? We rounded up four anonymous industry leaders to give us their unflinchingly honest thoughts.<p>1. Which companies get branding right?<p>Amazon is absolutely …

6 Reasons Why You Should Ditch Your Cleanser for Micellar Water

French women are known and envied for their beauty <i>je ne sais quoi.</i> Just take a look at their effortless, lived-in hair, flawless complexions, and …

The Top 5 Mistakes Made by Every New Entrepreneur | Inc.com

Many entrepreneurs are self-taught, so it's no surprise they take a wrong turn from time to time.<p>While you can't predict every error you'll make, there are some errors that happen more often than others. Read on to learn five of the most common mistakes new entrepreneurs make so you can <i>act</i> now, …

Small Business

3D printed circular saw is smaller than a thumbnail

What is this? A saw for -- bah, we'll spare you that joke. You probably knew it was coming the moment you spotted the image above, because yes, that's a teeny tiny circular saw that actually works. It was created by New Zealand native Lance Abernethy, who also made a minuscule power drill earlier …

Restaurants are facing a serious chef shortage

Gotham Bar and Grill is a top-rated New York City restaurant with a coveted Michelin star. Not that long ago, it would have been a dream destination …

Where We Live: Monsters from the Sky - Photographs by Federico Winer | LensCulture

Since the beginning of recorded history, we know that humans have imagined monsters and strangely shaped creatures that have mysterious powers. When they looked to the skies, they saw shapes and patterns in stars and clouds that then took on anthropomorphic or zoomorphic characteristics in their …

Google Earth

4 Photoshop Tools Every Photographer Should Know

When it comes to photo-editing programs, one of the most popular among both amateur and professional photographers alike is Adobe Photoshop. While it …

What Working Parents Really Want

How much leave is enough? What about flex-time or help with paying for the crazy cost of day care?<p>Last year, Apple and Facebook both announced that they would cover egg freezing as a benefit for female employees. If you’re a woman who is considering postponing parenthood, this perk might be …

How Japan’s Line App Became A Culture-Changing, Revenue-Generating Phenomenon

It’s already a powerhouse in messaging, entertainment, and merchandise, with payments and more on the way. Next stop: America.<p>When the young people of Tokyo want to go shopping, they head for Harajuku. A fabled wellspring of youth culture, the neighborhood offers international retail chains on its …

7 Surprising Ways To Boost Your Memory

Feeling forgetful? Your posture and the fact that you insist on walking through doorways could be to blame.<p>Memory is a tricky thing. Why is it hard to recall what you had for lunch yesterday, yet singing the theme song from Gilligan’s Island presents no problem? The reason some things stick and …

Interview Insider: How to Get Hired at Sephora

The beauty company employs more than 20,000 people around the world. Here's how to become one of them.<p>When Dominique Mandonnaud founded Sephora in France in 1970, he redefined the beauty counter experience. He brought fragrance and skin care out from behind the glass displays and let his customers …

Sean Pecknold delivers some good advice in ‘Like A Lunatic’ - The Fox Is Black

Inspired by a bowl of cereal and the ’99 classic Wear Sunscreen, <i>Like A Lunatic</i> is a delightful little video packed with great nuggets of advice and …

Web Design Dribbble Screenshots by Cosmin Daniel Capitanu

Web Design Inspiration.<p>Look at these stunning dribbble screenshots of web design and user interface concepts by Cosmin Daniel Capitanu aka Radium, a …

Web Design

Package Design by Lacy Kuhn for Heartland Breakfast Cereals

Lovely Packaging – Student Work.<p>Lacy Kuhn has designed this lovely packaging for the Heartland line of breakfast cereals by the National Cereal …

Nourishmat: Growing Your Own Food Just Got Super Easy

Do you love the idea of growing your own vegetables and herbs but are slightly intimidated by the idea? Well, I do and I am. Luckily things just got …

Architectural Columns at the Palais de Tokyo Explode into Organic Forms | Colossal

<p>Recently installed at the Palais de Tokyo in Paris, this gigantic Gordian Knot was constructed by Brazilian artist Henrique Oliveira who is known …

Make it Modern: DIY Metallic Faceted Wood Doorknob

It can be hard to get going on DIY projects when all the nice things you want to make are done by DIY writers out there who have access to a …

Woodworking

Back In 5 Minutes typography exhibition in South Africa

Not Your Average Drawing of a Rock: Colorful Riverbeds Drawn with Pencil by Ester Roi | Colossal

<p>California artist Ester Roi (website currently down) works colored pencils to create drawings of imagined riverbeds that exhibit a superb …

Kickstarting: A Watch That Lets You Tell Time By Feel

For the sighted and the blind–and inspired by a Paralympic medalist–an inventor creates a watch no one ever has to look to.<p>The act of people glancing at watches to tell time is already potentially on its way to extinction, as the devices we rely on as timekeepers aren’t necessarily strapped to our …