Emily Clegg

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The 10 Best Bars In New York City

From trendy cocktail bars to local dives, we've found the 10 best bars in New York City.<p>This list is derived from our list of The Best Bars In America. To compile this list, we looked at six notable bar rankings— James Beard Awards, Esquire, Food & Wine, Zagat, The World's 50 Best Bars, and …

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5 Things Successful People Do to End Their Days Right

You're probably not at your most energetic toward the end of the day. Here's how the most successful people utilize this time for maximum productivity.<p>Business may be 24-7 and your tech may never get tired, but human beings are cyclical animals. Our creativity and energy levels wax and wane …

Productivity

13 Google Search Tricks That Make Life A Whole Lot Easier

You <i>think</i> you know how to Google? You don't know how to Google.<p>Even the most seasoned Googler might not know every tip and trick available with just a few extra keystrokes in the search bar. Consider this your instructions manual for the world's most popular search engine.<p>Define A Word<p><b>The Scenario:</b> …

Big in Japan: Drunken Businessmen Passed Out in Public Places

Maybe we need to have a little talk, Japanese office workers, because this hard-partying, drink-‘til-you-drop philosophy of yours seems to have …

First Look at Humin, the App That Wants to Take Over Your Phone

Many of the most popular iOS apps are ones that replace Apple's stock apps: Calendar, email and messaging clients are all consistently at the top of …

'Halt and Catch Fire' Episode 1 Recap: Keep Your Stories Straight

Black screen. Green font. The sound of a typing keyboard.<p>"Halt and Catch Fire (HCF): An early computer command that sent the machine into a race …

China Real Estate Lending Tops $2.3 Trillion

China’s home lending is larger than the entire economy of India.<p>The housing boom there has no bounds, growing 19% year-over-year in September to a total of $2.31 trillion in new home loans, according the Central Bank of China. That’s nearly 25% China’s GDP and more than India’s $1.8 trillion GDP …

Is China risking Japan-style lost decade?

HONG KONG (MarketWatch) — Conventional wisdom says that if Beijing doesn’t want a bursting property bubble, it simply won’t have one.<p>Despite mounting …

Real Estate

8 Ways to Energize Each Morning

To have a truly wonderful day, getting it started with your best foot forward.<p>Workdays are more productive when you hit the ground running. Here's how to make certain you've got the energy to start your day right, and keep it moving forward.<p><b>1. Inspire your body.</b><p>When you're sleeping, your muscles …

Productivity

What 10 Things Should You Do Every Day To Improve Your Life?

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Can I Be Funny at Work Without Ruining My Reputation?

Dear Lifehacker,<br>I like telling jokes and making people laugh. I want to be able to use this skill in my career to network and get along better with …

Jokes

26 Time Management Hacks I Wish I'd Known At 20

Etienne Garbugli, a Montreal-based product and marketing consultant, distilled the lessons he wishes he'd known when he was starting into a presentation posted to SlideShare. With his permission we're posting it here.

Time Management

Getty Images makes much of its photo portfolio free to use

Getty Images, the premiere collection of professional quality photos on the Internet, has for years charged licensing fees to those who wanted access to its extensive portfolio, but that is changing.<p>The image provider has launched an Embed tool that allows people to use more than 35 million of the …

Media Management

6 Simple Ways To Have a More Productive Day

If you’ve ever wondered how you could possibly have a more productive day, look no further. Below you’ll find six easy tips that will help you make …

The Chinese Yuan Continues To Weaken — Here's What To Make Of It

The People's Bank of China (PBoC) fixed the yuan at 6.1192 per dollar, according to the China Foreign Exchange Trading System.<p>After rising 3% against the U.S. dollar in 2013, the onshore yuan (CNY) weakened against the greenback last week. The offshore yuan (CNH) has also weakened.<p>This comes on the …

Natural Gas Prices Saw Their Biggest Drop In More Than Half A Decade Today

The harsh U.S. winter has turned natural gas into the second-best performing commodity year-to-date.<p>But it looks like the run may be over, as prices saw their largest one-day drop in six years.<p>It happened after meteorologists predicted this week's "Polar Vortex" hit could be winter's last gasp.<p>"A …

Jack Kerouac’s List of 30 Beliefs and Techniques for Writing and Life

In the year of reading more and writing better, we’ve absorbed David Ogilvy’s 10 no-bullshit tips, Henry Miller’s 11 commandments, John Steinbeck’s 6 pointers, and various invaluable advice from other great writers. Now comes <b>Jack Kerouac</b> (March 12, 1922–October 21, 1969) — cultural icon, symbolism …

The 5-Move Circuit Workout That'll Rev Your Metabolism

The Head Coach of Fitwall Ventures shares a five-move circuit workout<p>In a previous post, we told you all about Fitwall, an innovative and ultra-efficient new fitness technology. But Fitwall isn't available nationwide yet, so until that happens you can get a Fitwall-inspired killer workout at …

Remember Names and Details with this 15-Minute Nightly Exercise

The ability to remember people's names serves you well in networking, but not all of us are adept at it. You can use small tricks like trying to …

10 Abs Exercises Better Than Crunches

10 abs exercises for women that are so much better than crunches.<p>If you still think that doing crunches will score you amazing abs, you're in for a rude awakening. Flattening your belly requires multi-muscle exercises that target all the regions of your core—upper and lower abs, obliques, …

6 Simple Habits That Can Save You Hours

Every minute counts! Three productivity experts offer six ideas for hacking your habits for maximum productivity.<p>From shortcuts and life hacks to proven productivity methods, we’re all looking to save time and get more done. If you want to be even more successful, it’s time to tap into your super …

Time Management

The 'Just Right' Reaction When You Mess Up At Work

You’re tackling a typical day at the office, juggling meetings, phone calls, and that hyperactive inbox of yours, when suddenly it hits you—the worst possible feeling to have at work. Your heart drops, your face goes cold, and your adrenaline kicks in. You’ve just realized you’ve made a …

Inside ‘Mitt,’ Netflix’s All-Access Mitt Romney Documentary

The documentary Mitt, premiering at the Sundance Film Festival and being released on Netflix on Jan. 24, offers a behind-the-scenes look at Romney’s …

Study: Heavy Drinking Is Toxic To The Brains Of Men, But Not Those Of Women

One of the largest studies ever conducted on the long-term effects of alcohol consumption suggests that heavy drinking is linked to significant cognitive decline in middle-aged men. The brains of women, however, seem to be protected against this toxic effect for reasons that aren’t clear.<p>Cognitive …

20 of the Best Productivity Apps of 2013

2013 was a great year for productivity. The email problem hasn’t been completely solved, but apps like Mailbox and Dispatch have taken away much of the pain of the task. Meanwhile, we have plenty of choices for calendar and to-do apps that are well-designed, useful and fast.<p>Here are 20 of our …

Cholesterol levels linked to early signs of Alzheimer's in brain

High levels of “good” HDL cholesterol and low levels of the “bad” LDL kind are not just helpful for your heart, they’re better for your brain as well, a new study finds.<p>In fact, the wrong levels of the two types of cholesterol are associated with more of the protein deposits in the brain associated …

Meet One Of The Hedge Fund World's Quickest-Rising Stars

Sahm Adrangi, 32, went from pondering a journalism career to managing a $300 million hedge fund. He spoke with BuzzFeed about his career transformation, the climate for hedge funds, and some activist investor campaigns currently being waged.<p>At age 32, Sahm Adrangi possesses all the traits of a …

Best Luxury Boot Camps to Get Fit in 2014

New year, new you, right? In 2014, getting back into shape doesn’t have to be so brutal. At these wellness retreats, the staff will kick your …