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How Humble Leadership Really Works

When you’re a leader — no matter how long you’ve been in your role or how hard the journey was to get there — you are merely overhead unless you’re bringing out the best in your employees. Unfortunately, many leaders lose sight of this.<p>Power, as my colleague Ena Inesi has studied, can cause leaders …


I've studied happiness for years — here are the 12 best pieces of advice I'm giving my daughter

"Drift" is the decision we make by not deciding, or by making a decision that unleashes consequences for which we don't take responsibility.<p>You go to medical school because both your parents are doctors. You get married because all your friends are getting married. You take a job because someone …


5 Dermatologists Share the Best Eye Creams for Dark Circles, Plus Other Remedies

On a good day, a passerby probably wouldn't notice my dark circles; on a bad one… Let's just say that I've had multiple strangers approach me asking …

Skin Care

The best recent crime novels – review roundup

The Woman in the Woods by John Connolly; The Hunger by Alma Katsu; Paper Ghosts by Julia Haeberlin; American by Day by Derek B Miller; Body & Soul by John Harvey<p>A supernatural element has long been present in John Connolly’s excellent Charlie Parker series. The 16th title, <b>The Woman in the Woods</b> …


25 Skincare Tips Dermatologists Know (That You Don't)

“Avoid the sun and when you can’t avoid it, wear sunscreen and a hat. I swear by Coolibar sun protective clothing and Colorescience Sunforgettable …

Skin Care

19 Dogs Who Made Their Owners Take A Deep, Deep Breath

Still cute tho.


10 Novels Featuring Lead Characters with Mental Health Issues

Geologist Anna Kubrin is just beginning her work at the Martian colony when the mystery begins. First she finds a note warning her not to trust the …

Mental Health

The Insanely Simple 5-Ingredient Salad I Make at Least 3 Times a Week

Despite living in a city with one of the most diverse and vibrant food scenes in the world, I'm embarrassed to admit that repeated Seamless orders to …

Healthy Eating

The 12 Funniest Cat Memes on the Planet

Of all creatures great and small, there is none more profoundly linked to the internet than the humble house cat. Memes featuring the unofficially …


10 Easy Chicken and Rice Dinners

Chicken and rice, chicken and rice, there isn't a dinner that's quite as nice!<p>These 10 chicken and rice dinners check off all the boxes: They're not …


Oooh, This Spotify For Cookbooks Gives You Access to More Than 100,000 Recipes

Hi, we’re PureWow and we have a cookbook hoarding problem. Our stacks runneth over...and we just can’t stop.<p>Enter Ckbk, a new subscription service …


24 Funny Cat Memes For National Pet Day 2018 That Are Just Hilariously True

It’s safe to say that cats, as a pet, are a lot more polarizing than dogs. Almost everyone loves dogs — they are generally really easy to get along …


41 Tweets For Parents Who Run On Coffee And Wine

When you’re a parent, it takes a lot to get through the day. Or maybe it just takes coffee. And wine.<p>In honor of all the parents who run on these twin elixirs of life, we’ve rounded up some hilariously relatable tweets on the subject. Cheers!


Easy Dinner Recipes for Busy Weeknights

Everybody understands the stuggle of getting dinner on the table after a long day. For an easy weeknight dinner that you can depend on, we picked out …


10 Stretches that Feel F*cking Great

When you think about stretching, your mind probably floods with images of people swilling juiced grass out of tiny plastic shot glasses, or …


Chongqing Chicken Recipe

From: EatingWell Magazine, March/April 2018<p>Traditionally, Chongqing chicken is made by encasing the meat in crunchy batter, like popcorn chicken but …


17 Jokes You'll Only Get If You Like Being Alone

"Why would anyone go big when they could go home?"


Imperfect, organic design is the next step – UX Collective

The current obsession over Pixel Perfect products. And how ‘imperfections’ can make our designs more human.<p>Long ago, there lived a priest who was in …

UI Design

7 tips for better data-driven stories

Numbers stories can be intimidating for those of us without a background in statistics or mathematics.<p>Yet we lowly English majors, along with people …


UX sketching challenge: 100 days of visual library building

One year ago…<p>…I’ve launched my first online course, Sketching for UX Designers. Next to the course, I wanted to give everyone interested in sketching</b> …

UX Design

The 15 Best Pizza Places in NYC

New York is a pizza-lover's paradise. There's nowhere else in the world where you can find so many pizza places so close to one another. You’ll find …

New York City

The Sandwich Bucket List: 25 Sandwiches You Need to Try at Least Once

What is a “sandwich”? Seems like a stupid question, but think about it. Is a burger a sandwich? It’s meat and bread. If it is, is a hot dog a …

New York City

30 Spring Dinner Recipes You Can Make in 30 Minutes or Less

Dear soups, stews and casseroles: We’ve had a good run. But it’s springtime now, and that means we’re on to lighter and brighter meals. For starters, …


25 Hilarious Comics About Life As A Flight Attendant

Kelly Kincaid has worked as a flight attendant for 10 years. In her spare time she likes to draw. So it was only natural that she would fuse these interests with “Jetlagged Comic,” a webcomic about life as a flight attendant.<p>“I get my ideas from real life, from experiences I’ve personally had or …

Graphic Novels

7 UX Deliverables: What will I be making as a UX designer?

What does a UX designer actually produce? Here, we will explore the concept of UX Deliverables, a term that describes the outputs of a UX design …

UX Design

This Flaky Bread Is the Best Recipe I've Ever Found in a Random Google Search

By Elaheh Nozari<p>It's buttery, flaky, and tastes like my childhood.<p><i>Welcome to Never Fail, a weekly column where we wax poetic about the recipes that never, ever let us down. This week: the flaky bread recipe that e-commerce editor Elaheh Nozari just couldn't live without.</i><p>My love for flaky bread …

New Jersey

11 Valuable Lessons I Learned Working in The Real World of UX

Sometimes working in design is a pain in the arsePhoto by Tyler Lastovich on Unsplash (Nothing to do with UX but it’s pretty)The real world of UX is …

UX Design

The Cambridge Analytica Scandal, in 3 Paragraphs

What it means for Facebook, for President Trump’s world, and for every American<p><i>(If you want to skip the preamble, see below for the three indented paragraphs. I promise they’re here.)</i><p>The Cambridge Analytica scandal is suddenly a major problem for Facebook.<p>On Tuesday, the Federal Trade Commission …

Cambridge Analytica

The big conversations on AI and design at SXSW 2018 | Digital McKinsey

March 16, 2018 – <i>by Jason Napolitano</i><p>As thousands descended upon South by Southwest (SXSW) this year to catch a glimpse of the interactive industry’s …

Artificial Intelligence

Literal Meanings of Country Names

This world map is labeled not with country names, but with a bit of history of the country names. NeoMam Studios took the names of each country in …