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Abs Exercises - Best Abdominal Workouts

Yoga for Your Jiggly Bits

25 Exercises You Can Do Anywhere

Whether you're on the go or at home, these 25 body weight exercises are challenging and effective, and you can do them no matter where you are

21 Days to Fit and Lean: Three-Week Workout Plan

This sensible-yet-butt-kicking plan will get you in the habit of working out—and you'll love the results so much that at the end of the three weeks, you won't wanna stop<p>Welcome to February—the month where weight loss and fitness resolutions go to die. (No, seriously—February 7 is actually known as …

6 Moves That Lengthen and Strengthen

Get long, lean muscles with this circuit workout<p>Long, lean, lithe... Who wouldn’t want to be described with these lovely L-words? The moves in this workout—which are inspired by dance, yoga, and Pilates—elongate while they tone, stretching and sculpting muscles in one go. Do these six exercises as …

Pilates Butt Workout: 5 Moves To Raise Your Buns

<b>THE GOAL:</b> Strengthening butt muscles to tighten and lift your rear<p><b>THE EXPERT:</b> Amber Joliat, teacher, yogi and owner of Misfit Studio in Toronto<p><b>THE</b> …

Yoga Poses that Boost Metabolism

Burn more calories, strengthen your core, and speed up your metabolism with this slimming series of yoga poses.

The single most important price to watch in 2014

Regular readers know that I am a big proponent of observing the market’s embedded inflation premium, which is the extra compensation investors …

Stock Markets

Learning How to Eat Like a Victoria's Secret Model

<i>Over the course of a month, an ELLE editor learns that being professional-grade skinny is harder than it looks—way harder.</i><p><b>Step one: The consultation</b><p>"I think you should buy a scale." Those were the hard-hitting words of nutritionist-to-the-svelte Dr. Charles Passler, a New York-based professional, …

5 Ways To Reframe Your Thinking To Be More Like Elon Musk

How do innovative minds like Elon Musk and Steve Jobs come up with their groundbreaking ideas? Here’s five ways they think differently.<p>Drawing parallels between Elon Musk and Steve Jobs is irresistible, but how do big thinkers like them come up with their innovative ideas and how can we reframe our …

The Secret to Connecting With People

When people talk, listen completely. Most people never listen<i>.</i><p><i>~ Ernest Hemingway</i><p>For a long time I didn’t feel like I had a lot of people to relate …

How to Exercise Without Really Trying

Today, there's a multitude of exercise and diet fads to help us lose weight—but women of the 60s, as evidenced in this 1963 essay from Harper's Bazaar, were about accomplishing more with less effort. Were they on to something?<p>Every so often, one meets a woman "lovely in her bones"; a woman, that …

Tell the Customer's Story, Not Your Story

Why are you wasting everyone's time telling your company's story?<p>Every day, I receive around a dozen press releases from companies announcing new products. Here's a real-life example (name changed):<p><i>"I'd like to introduce you to Acme, a new cloud-based call center solution. Acme asked the question,</i> …

How to Prep Your Team for a Big Presentation

A few simple tips to get your team ready for the big day.<p>I'm off on a rare vacation this week and while I'm away, the team at my e-mail marketing company VerticalResponse, had a visit from an executive at our new company Deluxe. Being the kind of team they are, they wanted to hit it out of the park …

15 Seconds to a Better Presentation

These four simple rules will help ensure that your audience sits up and pays attention.<p>It takes an audience about 15 seconds (at most) to decide whether your presentation is worth their attention. Fritter away those fifteen seconds and your audience will either mentally check out or pull out their …

5 Tips To Create A Positive First Impression

<i>“I think I blew it with the new vice president,”</i> moaned my coaching client. <i>“I was drowning in paperwork when she walked through our department introducing herself. I was so distracted I could hardly get my own name out of my mouth. On top of that, I was wearing jeans while the VP and just about</i> …

Here's How You Can Create A Great Presentation - Step Seven

You’ve researched your audience, asked the right questions, and learned the particulars of the occasion. You’ve created the opening frame of the talk with an engaging story that hints at the glories to come. You’ve plunged the audience deep into the issue that animates your topic. You’ve bathed the …

Bonne Anniversaire, Coco Chanel! Read the Fashion Icon's Top 10 Quotes

Photo: Courtesy of Chanel<p>It was the great Coco Chanel who once said, "Fashion passes, style remains." Not only was she one of the greatest style icons of our day—founding her eponymous brand and creating dressing rules still followed today—but she was also a woman of wise words. Her quotes about …