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15 books world-famous CEOs think everyone should read in their lifetime

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>There's a reason the most successful people in our society are often the most voracious — or dogged — readers.<p>Think about how many new ideas …

Bill Gates

This super-simple (and free) airport hack lets you skip the line at US Customs

I love a good healthy travel hack as much as the next person—whether it’s ways to stay hydrated on an airplane, catch some zzz’s (even in coach), or …

The 5 Best Things Your Child Can Say to a Bully

It seems like every day, there’s another gut-wrenching headline about kids being picked on, tormented or worse. The fact is, a child is bullied on …

Bullying

21 Tips to DIY and Decorate Your Fireplace Mantel Shelf

Having a fireplace without a mantel is like owning a sofa without the throw pillows. The opportunity is there and it is clear that the sofa would …

Hyaluronic Acid: What It Is and Why It's Great for Dry Skin

Let’s talk about the state of your skin. Is it itchy? thirsty? Does it feel a little tight? Considering it’s the dead of winter, we're going to venture a guess that the answer is likely yes. Really, show us a girl whose face isn't feeling dry right now, and we'll show you a girl who's been using …

Skin Care

The Best No-Makeup Makeup Products for a Natural Look

Makeup

A Clarifying Moment in American History

There should be nothing surprising about what Donald Trump has done in his first week—but he has underestimated the resilience of Americans and their institutions.<p>I am not surprised by President Donald Trump’s antics this week. Not by the big splashy pronouncements such as announcing a wall that he …

Donald Trump

Top 10 Super Easy 5-Minute Hairstyles For Busy Ladies

You get up every morning, but still, you don’t have that extra time to spare in the mornings? Running late to work, tea time with your ladies, or …

3 Easy Ways to Upgrade Your Ponytail

1<p>Do the Twist<p>This intricate ponytail (seen at Rebecca Minkoff) may look meticulous, but it’s actually easier than a three-strand braid. Plus, the …

LUCY HALE’S VMA PONYTAIL

hair<p>photos/post/graphics: Kristin Ess<p>So excited to post this tutorial because <i>many</i> have requested it since we posted it to instgram <b>HERE</b> last week. …

LuLu*s How-To: Simple Chignon Hair Tutorial

Keeping it classic, chic, and simple is what our Chignon Hair Tutorial is all about! A low pony and a couple topsy twists are all you need to create …

Hairstyling

Cure For Cancer Found? Brain Tumors Disappear In Patient Receiving CAR-T Cell Therapy

2016 brought along a bevy of medical research breakthroughs among the international scientific community, from HIV and AIDs prevention to new …

The Invaluable Lessons Of 'Watership Down,' A Dark Classic Every Kid Should Read

Richard Adams knew his book would frighten kids. And that's why he wrote it.<p>“I do not believe in talking down to children,” Richard Adams explained in an interview with The Guardian last year.<p>This, coming from an author widely known for writing the most violent “talking rabbit book” in history, is …

Literature

5 Popular Lipstick Colors That Truly Look Awesome on Everyone

As far as lipstick goes, I've seen—and used—them all. If I could have majored in lipstick in college, I would have. (One look at my vanity and you'd get it.) So when someone asks me the ever-important questions "What's your favorite?" or "What color will look good on me?" I'm more than equipped to …

Makeup

The Art of Making Coffee the Italian Way

The morning moka: a bleary-eyed ritual involving an aluminum pot (also known as a stovetop percolator or espresso maker), a small mountain of ground coffee, and that gurgling sound that sends people rushing to their kitchen as the coffee begins sputtering and pouring into the top chamber of the pot …