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The 12 Most Popular Free Online Courses For Professionals

Based on data from online education platform Coursera, we compiled a list of the 12 most popular, free online classes for working professionals.<p>Here they are, ranked by popularity:<p>Coursera's most popular course offers an introduction to classic and contemporary social psychology, covering topics …

eLearning

a how to summer list is my fave

To all my fellow list and summer lovers, here’s a How To Summer list made to track your plans for celebrating the season. I guess my list should …

11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

Investing

Rosario Dawson on ‘Cesar Chavez,’ Immigration, Gentrification in NYC, and Beating Hollywood Bias

The actress-activist discusses her latest film ‘Cesar Chavez’ and how she navigated the treacherous, sexist, and oft-racist terrain of …

Manhattan

Is Good Skin Genetic — Or Can Products Help? Olay Solves The Riddle Using Twins

Photo: Courtesy of Olay.<p>By now even toddlers are familiar with those <b>skin-care ads that show a split portrait</b> of a person who used a product on one …

Pillow Fight: DIY Sword and Shield

<b>Update: Full tutorials and free sword pattern HERE!</b><p>You didn't think I let Jude's Christmas and birthday pass without at least one mama-made gift did …

Frameworkless JavaScript

Muut is a special discussion platform with ambitious goals. While the server side is fanatically optimized for performance, the client has its own …

JavaScript

Was Nelson Mandela the pinnacle of human psychology?

He was regarded by many as the rarest of psychological gemstones: a self-actualised human being<p>Within a matter of hours, the death of Nelson Mandela attracted tributes ranging from the trite and prepackaged to the heartfelt and memorable. His achievements in the face of adversity notwithstanding, …

7 Quick Tips for Better Business Writing

Want your words to wow? Take this basic advice to write more effective emails, memos, and other professional materials.<p>I took many writing classes in college but perhaps the most useful was one focused on business writing. My classmates and I spent a semester editing example after example of …

Creative Writing

How successful people make themselves luckier

The two most important days in your life are the day you are born, and the day you know why.<p>Unfortunately for some people, that second day never occurs. For lucky people, though, the second day—the day you know why—is often described as a personal epiphany. The most successful people have a clear …

Elaine Thompson

ASMR: Discover The World of Brain Tingles & Non-Sexual "Porn"

Illustrated By Ly Ngo.<p>A few months ago, I was watching a man thread a string through a small button hole. “Now, if I could just get this end through, …

Meet Context, The New Photo Texting App All The Cool Kids Are Using

There are a number of apps out there seeking to displace SMS as the primary mode of communications between mobile users — there’s MessageMe, Line, WeChat, WhatsApp and others. And, of course, there’s Snapchat, which has built a big, booming following around photo messaging. Well, there’s another …

Welcome To The Unicorn Club: Learning From Billion-Dollar Startups

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Aileen Lee is founder of Cowboy Ventures, a seed-stage fund that backs entrepreneurs reinventing work and personal life through software. Previously, she joined Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers in 1999 and was also founding CEO of digital media company RMG Networks, backed by KPCB.</i> …

10 Alice + Olivia Frocks For All Your Fancy-Pants Parties

You'd be hard-pressed to find us wearing anything but boy-meets-girl pieces like oversized sweaters and boyfriend jeans on the daily. But, when it …

The Habits Of Supremely Happy People

Martin Seligman, the father of positive psychology, theorizes that while 60 percent of happiness is determined by our genetics and environment, the remaining 40 percent is up to us.<p>In his 2004 Ted Talk, Seligman describes three different kinds of happy lives: The pleasant life, in which you fill …

The 1936 book that every business person should read

Strauss Zelnick is chief executive and chairman of the company that makes Grand Theft Auto, BioShock and other cutting-edge videogames. But he says the book that has most influenced him is Dale Carnegie’s 1936 bestseller, <i>How to Win Friends and Influence People</i>.<p>“The title is unfortunate because it …

Grand Theft Auto

6 Top Bloggers Share Their Summer to Fall Transition Tips

It's time to say a familiar farewell to sweet summertime and an excited hello to autumn! From dreamy sweaters to luxurious leather, we turned to six of the fashion sets top beautiful bloggers.<p>It's time to say a familiar farewell to sweet summertime and an excited hello to autumn! From dreamy …

Clothing

Pitch In For Some Awesomely Vegan Kicks

Let's face it: Vegan shoes are a tricky subject. And while lots of vegan companies use their non-leather stance as a catchall for ecological and …

Kitchen Gadgets