Adam Housley

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Yes, you totally can eat clean for less than $100 a week—here’s how

There’s this crazy myth that eating clean food is available to only the wealthiest among us—you know, those who can afford to drop $25 on a jar of …

The Brain

How to Tell If Someone Has Soft Skills By Looking at Their Resume | Inc.com

According to a recent LinkedIn survey, the soft skills that hiring managers want most include leadership, communication, collaboration, and time management. These are skills that well-rounded candidates have and companies prize. The problem is that soft skills are hard to spot when looking at a …

Employment

How Dominoes Helped Make Me a Mathematician

When I was about nine years old, my father taught me how mathematical proofs work. At a time when governments around the world are struggling to narrow the gender gap in math and science, I figure the experience is worth sharing — because I’ve never felt more empowered by anything since.<p>Both my …

Mathematics

Doctor inspires a new way to train teachers — and a new kind of school

After decades of training teachers in largely the same way, professors at the University of Michigan are making a radical change.<p>They’re moving to …

Education

Silverware handles up or down? Dishwasher experts settle it once and for all

The other day I overheard a coworker in our office chastise another coworker for putting a knife sharp side up in the office dishwasher silverware …

Cleaning

The most awful, humiliating, embarrassing thing that's happened in my marriage (so far!)

In my first year of marriage, my wife and I got into a disagreement while visiting a family member’s home. We went to the guest room to hash it out privately but we had no idea how badly we were about to embarrass ourselves.<p>While in the guest room, our tempers flared. Unfortunately, I became …

Living Rooms

Whale Of A Plane: Airbus BelugaXL Makes First Flight

It's built for oversize cargo, but it also sports a smile: The Airbus BelugaXL took off on its first flight on Thursday, creating a unique sight as the jet with the bulbous upper half rolled down the runway.<p>The BelugaXL's paint job "features beluga whale-inspired eyes and an enthusiastic grin," the …

Aviation

Dad Had Diarrhea in Public Restroom With His 4-Year-Old — and Her Response Is Giving Us So Much Glee

Thanks to my newly potty trained toddler, I am perhaps the prime demographic for a story like this one, but I imagine that everyone — if you can get past the visual of someone having diarrhea in a public restroom — will wholeheartedly enjoy this dad's tale of the ultimate parent-child role reversal.<p>…

Parenting

A Study of Thousands of Dropbox Projects Reveals How Successful Teams Collaborate

The use of virtual file-sharing platforms like Dropbox, Google Docs, and others has become ubiquitous in business, academic, and other settings. But is your team using such collaborative platforms as effectively as they could be?<p>Whether working on cancer cures or the latest consumer-tech products, …

Top 10

9 Transportive Books To Read When You Need A Break From City Life But Can't Afford A Getaway

Whether you're living in New York City or Los Angeles or somewhere in between, city life can be a lot to handle. Sometimes, you just need to get away …

Books

Curiosity — How Burnt Ends "Accidentally" Became Kansas City's...

Burnt ends are a legend of the barbecue world. You know, those succulent crispy chunks of meat cut from the fatty ends of beef brisket, cooked slowly …

BBQ

Baseball Movie All-Stars: Our 16 MVPs

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Baseball

Eat Pizza in the Morning Like a Grownup

When I was eight years old, my parents went out of town for a week and every day my sisters would drop me off at my friend Joselle’s house to wait …

Breakfast

Harvard Business Review

June 19, 2018<p>The Real Reason You Work Nights and Weekends<p><b>From Amy Bernstein</b><br>Editor, Harvard Business Review<p>Here’s a startling stat: Most managers spend upwards of 85% of their workday on email, in meetings, and on the phone. As a result, too many of us have gotten into the habit of collaborating …

Management

10 Tex-Mex Breakfast Recipes That You Will Love — Recipes from The Kitchn

The next time you're in a breakfast rut, I've got the most delicious way to pull you out. It starts with tortillas and involves giving your morning …

Breakfast

To Recruit Students, Colleges Turn to Corporate-Marketing Playbook

Houston Baptist University found a new way to appeal to prospective graduate students: boats.<p>The university hired higher-education consulting firm EAB to analyze a vast consumer database aiming to identify potential applicants the same way retailers find shoppers. EAB created a demographic and …

College & University

A ‘LinkedIn for Students’ Startup Nabs $10.8 Million

Edtech Business<p>A ‘LinkedIn for Students’ Startup Nabs $10.8 Million<p>Jul 13, 2018<p><b>MONEY HITS THE WALL:</b> Goodwall, a Swiss company that wants to offer …

Education Technology

Nonfiction Book Review: The Gatsby Affair: Scott, Zelda, and the Betrayal That Shaped an American Classic by Kendall Taylor. Rowman Littlefield, $27 (336p) ISBN 978-1-5381-0493-4

The Gatsby Affair: Scott, Zelda, and the Betrayal That Shaped an American Classic<p>Kendall Taylor. Rowman & Littlefield, $27 (336p) ISBN …

Book Reviews

10 Marketing Podcasts You Should Download Immediately

As a business owner, you’re super busy. You barely finish the tasks you have to complete in a day, so taking the time to learn something new or brush …

Marketing

Netflix to Adapt Dutch Kids' Book 'The Letter for the King' as Original Series

'How to Train Your Dragon' writer Will Davies will adapt Tonke Dragt’s medieval adventure novel, with production set to start later this year.<p>Netflix …

Kids

These are the Top 50 best places to work for in 2018

It’s summer which means most of us are clamoring to get out of the office most of the time. However, if you work for one of these 50 companies that …

JetBlue Airways

Don't Just Create Content and Then Sit Back. Promote It! Here's How.

Social media, retargeting and participation in forums should all be part of your promotion plan.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When you’re finished crafting an engaging blog post for your readers, you may be disappointed to see that no one is reading it. It …

Marketing

Value matters in choosing a college. But not just the price kind.

For many incoming high school seniors and their families, this summer starts the whirlwind process of choosing a college. I was in that same boat just a year ago, and I know the process sometimes felt more like a wobbly canoe or homemade raft, but that time changed how I look at the college search …

College & University

Photographing America’s armed educators

<b>A few months before the shooting</b> at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, I began to seek out schools in America that planned to …

Guns

Adobe to Launch Photoshop for iPad in Strategy Shift

Adobe Systems Inc., the maker of popular digital design programs for creatives, is planning to launch the full version of its Photoshop app for Apple …

Mobile Devices

A Different, “Looser” Look at Classroom Management

I know what you’re thinking when you read this blog title: What? Loosen up? My students are not focusing, not listening, getting out of their seats—I …

Teaching

New Music Friday For July 13: Seven Albums You Should Hear Now

Happy Friday the 13th! On this week's New Music Friday, <i>All Song Considered</i>'s Robin Hilton speaks with NPR's Ann Powers, Stephen Thompson, Lars Gotrich, and Sidney Madden about the best new releases of the week. Highlights include Wiz Khalifa's long-awaited followup to the 2011 pop-rap breakout</i> …

New Music

Parenting The College Applicant As An Admission Dean

How do dentists feel when they are at the dentist? Is it as miserable as it is for the rest of us, or is it easier because they know the routine? I wonder about this phenomenon more generally, including my own profession, college admission counseling. What is it like to relinquish one’s role as the …

College & University

These Are the 10 Best Family Vacation Bargains in America

Excellent, action-packed destinations.<p>Traveling with any other human being can be stressful at times. Planning a trip with the whole family can seem …

Travel

Our all-time favourite Man Booker Prize-winning novels

The Man Booker Prize announcement is always a big moment in the literary calendar, with the longlisted, shortlisted and eventual winning books all …

Books