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The maker of Durex is buying a baby-formula company — and Wall Street stands to make more than $100 million from the deal

The London-based boutique bank Robey Warshaw and Bank of America Merrill Lynch were the joint lead advisers to Reckitt. Along with Deutsche Bank and HSBC, they could earn $40 million to $50 million in advisory fees, according to the consultant Freeman & Co.<p>On the sell side, Goldman Sachs and Morgan …

18 bad habits you should break in 2017 to be more productive

While this is no easy feat, getting more done in less time is a much more attainable goal if you're not sabotaging yourself with bad habits.<p>Below are 18 things you should stop doing right now to become more productive.

Junk Food

5 Super Effective Compound Exercises That Will Transform Your Body

<i>When it comes to efficient workouts, routines that feature compound exercises are where it's at. These supercharged moves are two exercises that join</i> …

12 Time-Efficient and Effective Exercises You're Not Doing

What are the most important things you need in a workout? The two that will give you the most bang for your buck are time-efficient, effective …

Workouts

Eight ways yoga can improve your sex life

Illustrations by Trish McAlaster/The Globe and Mail<p><b>2. Yoga can improve sexual function.</b> Using and engaging Mula Bandha can actually help you have better orgasms. The perineum is the muscular body between the anus and genitals. In yoga, it is believed that by slightly contracting the pubococcygeal …

University of Toronto

Turning back the clock 1 hour takes a serious toll on your mental health

By Christopher Ingraham<p>Christopher Ingraham<p>Reporter covering all things data<p>Email Bio Follow<p>I've said it before, and I'll say it again: Daylight saving time should be a permanent, year-round phenomenon. Rather than turning back our clocks this weekend to extend our pre-election suffering by yet …

Daylight Savings Time

The 6 short phrases you'll hear good leaders say (a lot)

Whether you’ve just started training your first hire or you’ve been managing scores of people for decades, you’re in the position of being a leader. …

Self-improvement

11 foods that can make you look younger

However, the foods you eat can help you age better, both inside and out.<p>Here are 11 foods that can help you look younger.

Nutrition

The evidence is clear: Amazon is already after its next $400 billion opportunity

The first one got answered promptly, though Olsavsky had to stop mid-sentence because the operator accidentally jumped in early. Still, Olsavsky made it a point to get back and finish his answer.<p>The second question never got answered.<p>"If he wanted to talk about it, he would have remembered to …

People shared the deepest insights they've ever heard, and they may forever change how you think

But every now and then someone will come along and say something, whether they mean to or not, that completely changes the way we think about something — and it's a pretty awesome experience.<p>In an Ask Reddit thread, Redditor AWWshets asked other Redditors, "What is something someone said that …

100 years old and going strong – sailing Mariette across the Atlantic

<b>Crewmember for the Transatlantic Race Nick Wood recounts a memorable 12 days of ocean racing aboard the big Herreshoff schooner Mariette, enjoying</b> …

Sailing

This Workout Will Boost Your Energy Like a Boss

Dragging ass lately? Blast through this five-minute pump-you-up plan before you hit the shower.<p>Two in-laws. 54 deadlines. 245 parties. Convinced there's zero percent chance you'll be able to stay sculpted...and sane? We've got the mood-lifting, fat-torching routine you need this time of year.<p>"You …

Workouts

There's an 'invisible' trait that makes leaders more effective — here's how to develop it

The difference seems to lie at least partly in charisma — a trait that can be hard to define but relatively easy to spot.<p>Yet a growing body of research suggests that charisma is both definable and replicable. Scientists who study charisma say it's less a natural gift bestowed only upon some lucky …

Not just a pretty face! Victoria's Secret model and wife of Texan billionaire makes sailing history as she becomes first female owner to win prestigious Australian race

A former Victoria's Secret model who traded in her stilettos for boat shoes has become the first female boat owner to win the prestigious Sydney to …

PowerClip will make your keychain feel inadequate

It seems a bit risky for your tech startup to make its first product a keychain. But London-based Mirai has one you’ll get a charge out of – literally.<p>The PowerClip is a key fob that serves first and foremost as a charger for your iPhone or Android smartphone. But it also has other functions, …

Startups

9 Strong Mental Habits That Successful People Never Give Up

Everyone procrastinates. Since the dawn of time, people have been putting things off.<p>Sometimes, procrastinating is harmless. Take for instance the …

5 types of emotional intelligence all great leaders have mastered

The ability to be perceptively in tune with yourself and your emotions, as well as having sound situational awareness can be a powerful tool for leading a team.<p>The act of knowing, understanding, and responding to emotions, overcoming stress in the moment, and being aware of how your words and …

The Internet of Things Is Changing How We Manage Customer Relationships

Steven Moore for HBR<p>Just as it’s hard to remember what life was like before the iPhone, it can be hard to remember business before there was CRM software — back when you still had to explain that it stood for “customer relationship management.” Today, CRM pervades the way many companies track and …

The Necessary Art of Persuasion

If there ever was a time for businesspeople to learn the fine art of persuasion, it is now. Gone are the command-and-control days of executives managing by decree. Today businesses are run largely by cross-functional teams of peers and populated by baby boomers and their Generation X offspring, who …

Posts from The Dieline for 04/24/2015

Finchtail<p><i>By Elizabeth Freeman on Apr 23, 2015 11:00 am</i> <b><br>Categories:</b> <i>Category: Technology</i><p>Sustainability has been a huge topic on our site this month in …

Redefining Loyalty Programs with Big Data | @BigDataExpo [#BigData] | Industrial IoT

VENDOR PRESENTATIONS<p>General Session | IBM's Hybrid Approach to Hybrid Cloud<p>General Session | Zero to Cloud in 60 Minutes<p>General Session | The Next …

1. Amazon Will Finally Face Its Match/Matches

“While Amazon still clearly rules the digital shopping roost, other retailers are finally getting their digital businesses in order such that shoppers don’t always have to think Amazon first,” writes Wendy Liebmann, CEO of WSL Strategic Retail in her report, “Trends From the Edge.”<p>Mass-market …

The new way brands like Hostess use social media: Playing dumb

There is one golden rule of Twitter: if you make a mistake, users will pounce on you. Now some brands are trying to use that fact to their …

Social Media

Report: Sarah Thomas to be NFL's first full-time female official

Thomas has officiated NFL preseason games as a line judge while in the league's training program.<p>Technically, replacement referee Shannon Eastin was …

Chocolate May Be Better Than Exercise For Your Brain Health, If You Eat An Awful Lot Of It, Study Suggests

It's the news we've all been hoping for in the run up to Easter - chocolate may actually be better for our health than exercise.<p>Well, our brain …

Why You Should Encourage Naysayers Of Your Best Ideas

When everyone agrees with each other, can creative ideas ever happen?<p>I like to collect examples of products that failed.<p>Some of them are utter commercial disasters (like Procter & Gamble’s ScentStories), while others are moderate successes that had been predicted to be game-changing inventions. My …

Comcast to give Atlanta fastest Internet in the country

Move over, Google Fiber. Comcast is about to launch an ultra-fast Internet service of its own -- and it will be speedier than anything else on the market.<p>Comcast (CMCSA) said its new Gigabit Pro service will reach speeds of up to 2 Gigabits per second, which is twice as fast as what Google, AT&T …