Eric Espiritu

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10 Ways to Cut Workplace Drama and Make Work Fun Again | Inc.com

Is it just me in my role as business advisor, or is emotional drama in the workplace increasing? Team members seem to be spending more and more time venting to anyone who will listen about the motives and actions of others, and less time introspectively focused on their own productivity and …

Leadership

You've never heard of these 5 classes — but their areas of study will boost your pay in the future

If you want the excitement of working in a growing industry, like renewable energy or artificial intelligence, you could try to strike out on your …

3 Essential Secrets to Authentic Buttermilk Biscuits

Half of what makes great buttermilk biscuits is the recipe, and half is the technique. If you've ever attempted the classic Southern staple at home (which usually requires nothing more than flour, baking powder, baking soda, sugar, salt, butter, and buttermilk), only to be disappointed by flat, …

Breakfast

Why You Must Learn to Work With Difficult People

Welcome back to <b>Mid-Week Meditations</b>, Lifehacker’s weekly dip into the pool of stoic wisdom, and how you can use its waters to reflect on and improve …

New 'responsive' Google Font can shapeshift to match any design

Google Fonts is getting more customizable and interactive. The company has updated its collection with its very first ‘parametric’ font – a new typographic technology that makes it easy for designers to tweak and modify the format of virtually any typeface.<p>Developed in collaboration between …

Typography

New To Visualization? Here Are 5 Steps To Get You Started

Many people aren’t aware of how powerful visualizing can be in their lives. In fact many of us are doing plenty of visualizations everyday. The problem is that most of us are doing visualizations to create the life we don’t want; we are often using it to imagine the worst outcomes of things or …

Motivation

Six ways to look like you’re in charge

You know how when certain people enter a room, they command the attention of everyone they interact with? We want you to be that person at in the …

Married Finances: The Basics Of Joint Accounts, Budgeting, Etc.

<i>Money isn’t the most exciting topic of conversation, but having a solid plan when it comes to your budget and married finances will set you up for all sorts of stability and success in the future. The topic comes with lots of questions, from whether or not you should join your bank accounts to how</i> …

7 Easy Dinners That Basically Make Themselves

Minimum effort, maximum payoff.

Edible Sizzling Rice Bowl

Take that bowl, and eat it.<p>Serving: 1<p>1 tablespoon canola oil<p>1 teaspoon ginger<p>8-9 shrimp, deveined and shelled<p>½ carrot, cut into rounds<p>¼ onion, sliced<p>1 shiitake mushroom<p>1 bok choy, cut into stem and leaves<p><b>Flavored Broth</b><p>½ cup water<p>¼ cup chicken stock<p>2 tablespoons sake<p>1 tablespoon soy sauce<p>1 teaspoon …

8 Stews That Are As Easy As They Are Comforting

Stay warm all season long with Food Network's best stews.<p>Much like warming soups and chilis, stews are a cool-weather classic that often deliver a …

Anime Meets European Art Nouveau in Blossoming Female Portraits

Audrey Kawasaki and Stella Im Hultberg display never-before-seen works at the Thinkspace Gallery in Los Angeles.<p><i>This article contains adult content.</i><p>The sensual female characters of Asian American artists Audrey Kawasaki and Stella Im Hultberg take over the halls of the Thinkspace Gallery in a dual …

Cookbook of the week: "K-Food: Korean Home Cooking and Street Food"

Before Da-Hae and Gareth West, the husband-and-wife authors of the new book, "K-Food: Korean Home Cooking and Street Food," decided to write a cookbook, they first opened Busan BBQ, a street food business selling Korean <i>bulgogi</i> hamburgers in London. Which, these days, is probably a better way to …

13 more European cities you never thought to visit (but really should)

15 Kitchen Skills To Master By The Time You're 30

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15 Research Tools and Resources For Presentations

Creating great presentations is hard work. It takes creative content, an enticing title, beautiful slides, and effective promotion. Perhaps most importantly, the success of your efforts will also be determined by the value of the information provided on your slides.<p>It can be difficult to find …

How to become luckier, according to science

Ever had a run of bad luck? It feels like the world is actively conspiring against you.<p>Ever wonder if you can improve your luck? And I don't mean …

12 Self-Awareness Exercises That Fuel Happiness and Success

An old African proverb says, "When there is no enemy within, the enemies outside can do you no harm."<p>Self-awareness is one of the most important skills for success. How you behave and respond to external situations is governed by internal mental processes. Self-awareness uncovers any destructive …

3 Surefire Ways To Jumpstart Your Creativity | Inc.com

When it comes to getting the creative juices flowing, here are some of the most common suggestions:<p>Drink a massive cup of coffee.<br>• Listen to music that inspires you.<br>• Watch a "really creative" movie.<br>• Go for a long walk.<br>• Surround yourself with other creative minds.<br>• Etc.<p>I am not going to pretend like these …

Creativity

5 Feminist Documentaries to Watch Now on Netflix

This article originally appeared on xoJane. For more stories like this, visit xojane.com.<p>Documentaries can be a powerful cultural and political force …

How To Reprogram Your Mind For Success

Way too many people have already decided that a job is a way to pay the bills and nothing more. They reached that conclusion after beating their head against the wall trying to get more out of a job than just a paycheck, to no avail.<p>There’s no question that the world is full of dysfunctional …

Customer Service

9 Google Goals for your path to self-improvement

Google announced its new feature, Goals, on Wednesday. The tool makes it easier to track of whatever personal goal you are trying to achieve.<p>While …

How to Handle Your Stress So You Can Be Successful | Inc.com

Today most of us are expected to do more with less. We lead lives that are more demanding on every front--work, family, social, health--with little time left over to unwind. Stress affects our mental health, our well-being and our performance at work.<p>But there are ways you can help yourself. Here …

Success

How to Get into a Rhythm at Work If You Can’t Stick to a Schedule

A lot of individuals with a rebellious streak resist structure, snub the idea of a schedule, and then find that their lives and creative output aren’t nearly as harmonious as they hoped.<p>If you fall at this end of the spectrum and find it hard to accept — and even harder to follow — a standard …

27 Baking Infographics that All Bakers Need

Cookies, Cakes, and Cinnamon rolls are a bakers delight. But do you know why your cookies never seem to turn out just right? Or why trying to bake …