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7 Habits of Highly Motivating Leaders | Inc.com

Motivating leaders are dynamic people who can flex their leadership style to match each person's needs. These leaders are often relationship builders. They are more interested in finding what motivates each employee to reach high levels of performance. Motivating leaders care about the whole person …

Employee Engagement

Photographer Reveals What Hides Under Tattooed People’s Everyday Clothes

People who love to get tattoos come in all different shapes and sizes, which London-based photographer Alan Powdrill proves in his new Covered photo …

After 10 Years Of Slowly Dying, I Finally Found The Cause, And Now I See Abstract Art Whenever I Close My Eyes

10 years. 10 years of very slowly dying from a number of autoimmune issues, something that doctors couldn’t put their finger on. Finally, in 2011, I …

Fashion Is Totally Backwards

Just when you thought street style stars might be running out of ways to impress photographers, they turn fashion on its head, or it’s back. Here, a look at a new trend to try: wearing your button-up backwards.

Contestants Dazzle at World Beard And Mustache Championships

Beards

Tag: Garden Visits

The Cult of the Courtyard: 10 Backyard Ideas for Small Spaces<p>by Meredith Swinehart<p>Landscape Revival: A Secluded, Historic 1920s Estate in Santa …

Northern California

ISIS destroys Arch of Triumph in Syria's Palmyra ruins

<b>(CNN) —</b> ISIS militants have destroyed the iconic Arch of Triumph in Palmyra, the latest cultural treasure of the ancient site that they have reduced to rubble, Syrian authorities said.<p>The 1,800-year-old monumental arch, which framed the approach to the Roman city, was blown up Sunday, Syria's …

Archaeology

Easy Vegan Falafel

World, meet falafel. Falafel, meet your eaters.This recipe really threw me for a loop! But after multiple rounds of testing, I believe it’s perfected …

Vegan

9 Fast Ways to Lose Thigh Fat

9 Quick Ways to Lose Your Thigh Fat<p>Those skinny jeans are calling your name.<p><i>This article was written by Jenny Sugar and repurposed with permission from POPSUGAR Fitness.</i><p>Full disclosure: There's no one exercise or food that specifically helps you lose weight in your legs—spot reducing fat doesn't …

Life | Marie Claire

How much will Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding cost?<p>11 tiny festivals to try this summer (because who needs Glastonbury?)<p>Meet Dolly Pawton …

Royal Weddings

Libra - Love Horoscope March 2015

Two is your magic number in March, Libra. Romantic Venus (your ruler) and her sexy sidekick Mars are both in Aries, your committed-relationship sign. …

Funny Video Features Your Favorite Superheroes Battling In An Epic Soccer Match

<b>If your</b> favorite superheroes were to battle it out in a soccer match, which character would outlast the rest?<p><b>Professional stunt man</b> Ronnie Shalvis of …

9 Cakes to Win You Friends (and Lovers)

<i>Would you like a piece of cake right now? For Goodness Cake is here for you. Every week, we'll be sharing recipes that prove why cake should be its own food group.</i><p><i>Today: Cake can't be your friend, but cake can help you make friends (and that's almost as good).</i><p>I am loneliest at this time of year, …

Dessert

Dorie Greenspan's Custardy Apple Squares

<i>Every other Thursday, we bring you Nicholas Day -- on cooking for children, and with children, and despite children. Also, occasionally, on top of.</i><p><i>Today:</i> <i>A reliable, no-thinking-required treat from Dorie Greenspan's latest book.</i><p>Did you see the back-pocket-dinner-recipe post last month? You should; …

Dessert

It Took Me 5 Years to Lose 40 Pounds Because of These Mistakes

<b>Before (1999)</b> <b><br>I Always Skipped Breakfast</b><br>I knew I needed to eat less, so I would hold off on eating until I was absolutely famished, which meant nothing until lunchtime. Not only did this slow down my metabolism, but I also ended up feeling so hungry that I ate a much bigger lunch than I normally …

16 Ways to Roast Your Winter Vegetables

You've probably roasted vegetables before, and realized it's a pretty simple operation: Peel, chop, dress. Throw the vegetables into a hot oven, move 'em around once or twice, then let them caramelize. Wait 'til they're tender on the inside, crunchy on the outside (i.e., all hot and sexy, as …

Food

How to Make Hummus Without a Recipe

<i>Here at Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: All you need to turn a can of chickpeas into the most versatile dip around is a food processor and a little</i> …

Food

Do These 9 Things And You'll Never Need Couples' Therapy

<b>2. Make Your Sex Life Work for Your Marriage</b><br>"Don't expect the same breathlessness as you have early in a new relationship," says Tina Tessina, Ph.D., author of <i>Money, Sex and Kids: Stop Fighting About the Three Things That Can Ruin Your Marriage</i>. "Instead, make sex about enjoying each other, being …

7 Things You Can Do Before Noon to Lose Weight

These moves will set you up for all-day success.<p>You know that whole early bird catches the worm thing? There really might be something to it when it comes to shedding pounds. Part of it has to do with the way most of us are wired: Early-morning sunshine leaves us feeling alert, energized, and …

Makeup Artist Lisa Eldridge Signs With Lancôme: Our 5 Favorite Tutorials from the YouTube Beauty Star

Long before London makeup guru <b>Lisa Eldridge</b> earned over a million subscribers on YouTube with what are arguably the genre’s best video tutorials, she was giving one-on-one lessons at the Lancôme counter at Harrods. Today, when the iconic French beauty house announces Eldridge as its newly appointed …

Makeup

49 Detox Recipes (That Actually Contain Food)

The word <i>detox</i> tends to bring to mind scary-intense juice cleanses or a gluten-dairy-meat-grain-sugar-caffeine-free diet that will make you run away …

From Gigi to American Psycho

Those lacking resolution inspiration this weekend need look no further than their own film collections—classic movies offer plenty in the way of lessons learned, especially when it comes to beauty. Through makeover montages, transformation scenes, and quippy quotes, our favorite characters remind …

10 Healthy Food Myths Debunked

From the editors of GoodHousekeeping.com, we set the record straight on common misconceptions about which foods are healthy for you.<p><b>1) Fresh is always better than frozen.</b><br>Freshly-shelled peas have more vitamins than frozen ones, right? Not exactly. "Fresh" produce often travels far distances and …

The Best Curls of All Time, from Sarah Jessica Parker to Rihanna

Calling all curly-haired girls: If you're thinking about abandoning an overwrought beauty routine in favor of going natural, you’re in good company. Today, on the 30th anniversary of <i>Dirty Dancing,</i> there is perhaps no greater case study worth contemplating than Jennifer Grey's cloud of light brown …

5 Healthy Late-Night Snacks

Not all snacking is bad for you. These five pairings will keep you feeling full (without filling out)<p>iStock/Thinkstock<p>Let's get real: It's not <i>always</i> possible to avoid eating after dark. Some situations (a late work shift, a delayed flight) call for legit midnight meals—and hey, other times you're …

The Australian Cookies That Are Better Than Thin Mints (Yes, We Said It!)

The Mint Slice is an Australian supermarket staple, a cookie second only to the Tim Tam (which you’ve probably heard about). It’s very similar to a Thin Mint—both have crisp dark chocolate cookie bases and a thin covering of dark chocolate.<p>The kicker with the Mint Slice, however, is the layer of …

Dessert

Challah + Babka: We Give You… The Babkallah

The BA Test Kitchen has created the cronut's successor: the babkallah, a mashup of chocolate babka and fluffy challah bread, perfect for the holidays.<p><b>Franken-pastries have been the rage of the baking world for a while.</b> The most famous mashup, Dominique Ansel’s Cronut, launched a craze that has …

Baking

10 of Our Favorite Meatless Menus

Let's do some simple math: There are approximately an infinite number of vegetarian mains, approximately an infinite number of vegetarian sides, and approximately an infinite number of vegetarian desserts and cocktails. By our calcuations, that means that there are approximately an infinite number …

Cooking

10 Brussels Sprouts Recipes for Your Thanksgiving Table (and Beyond)

Whether you're looking for a new brussels sprout recipe for your Thanksgiving spread or just a way to spruce up your sprouts during all of the cold months ahead, look no further. These 10 recipes will help you find something exciting to do with your sprouts.<p>Brussels Sprouts with Pine Nuts & Thyme …

Healthy Eating