Jessica Drozd

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3 Signs That You're a Micromanager and What You Can Do to About It

If you have any of these three tendencies, you're likely micromanaging your people. If you want them (and you) to grow, here's what to do.<p>As an executive and leadership coach, micromanaging is one of the most common challenges I see. It's a common problem for many leaders, new and old alike. Left …

Leadership

44 Easy Protein Ball Recipes - Best No Bake Energy Bites in Chocolate and Peanut Butter

1 of 44<p>No-Bake Oatmeal Protein Energy Balls<p>These easy oatmeal energy balls are perfect for busy mornings when you need a filling snack to get your …

Dessert

19 Bridal Shower Gift Ideas That Don’t Include Serving Dishes

These are so cute.<p>Serving dishes and kitchen appliances are great and all, but the couple will actually use these gifts more than once! Scroll on to see some truly unique bridal shower gift ideas.

Bridal Showers

21 Netflix Shows With Female Leads You Can Stream Right This Minute

Netflix has so many TV shows available for streaming that the idea of narrowing down your search to just one can be incredibly daunting. Why not fill your queue with shows that celebrate all the diverse, badass, hilarious, and realistically flawed women out there? From <b>Jessica Jones</b> to <b>Orange Is the</b> …

4 Questions Great Managers Ask Their Employees Every Week

The prerequisite for setting the stage for these questions to be asked (and answered) is transparency. Therein lies the problem for most bosses.<p>Readers of my column in management roles will often write to me asking about what they can do to improve their relationships with employees. It's not that …

Employment

Coolio teaches white people how to pronounce hip-hop slang

A recent contestant on <i>Jeopardy!</i> got dinged for pronouncing "gangsta" incorrectly, which prompted this bit on <i>Jimmy Kimmel Live</i>. It imagines Coolio …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Three lifehacks I learned waiting tables that still inform everything I do

I fed and clothed myself all through college serving people. I waited tables at a fancy restaurant frequented by celebrities and owned by the son of a dead mobster. I lugged oversized mugs of beer up and down stairs wearing a cheerleading outfit at a raucous sports bar. I was tortured by drunk …

Lifehacks

These are the top YouTube videos that went viral in 2017

<b>(CNN) —</b> YouTube's top viral video in 2017 was a singing man in an oyster costume.<p>The masked performer was a contestant on Thailand's aptly named singing competition show "The Mask Singer." The man in the mask sings "Until We Will Become Dust," which starts out as a ballad and eventually breaks into …

DJ Khaled

Use These Search Tricks to Take Control of Your Gmail Inbox

Gmail is one those things that I could never live without, but that’s also made my life a lot more annoying. I gave up on inbox zero years ago (I’d …

Science Says Kids Who Become Great Leaders Have Parents Who Teach Them 8 Things | Inc.com

All the extremely successful people I know -- and all the great leaders I know -- are exceptionally good at persuading other people to follow them.<p>But being persuasive doesn't mean you have to manipulate or pressure other people. At its best, persuasion is the ability to effectively describe the …

Kids

If You Want to Lose Weight, This Is the Smoothie Formula to Use

Whether you're new to the smoothie-making scene with a barely-out-of-the-box NutriBullet in your kitchen or your blender has hundreds of smoothies under its blades, you can easily learn how to make a delicious, satisfying smoothie that can also help you slim down. We've enlisted the expertise from …

Healthy Eating

The Best Things to Do in Nassau on a Trip to the Bahamas

If you’ve been on a cruise, you’ve probably been to Nassau. The closest international city to the United States that doesn’t share a national border …

National Parks

The best cheap hotels in Manhattan

These cheap hotels in Manhattan have plenty of the bells and whistles expected from swank Manhattan hotels, but with half the price tag. It’s no …

The Cheapest Places to Travel for Each Month of the Year

Domestic: Los Angeles<p>You can save 33 percent on hotels in the city of angels this month, when the nightly average rate for four-star properties dips …

Fort Lauderdale

This Budget Airline Just Added 19 New Routes and Is Celebrating With $39 Fares

Though budget airlines come with their own set of issues, they're an awfully nice way to fly for cheap when they meet your needs. However, you …

Flying

Number One Habit You Need To Develop To Become A Great Leader | Inc.com

If you want to be a great leader then you need to have great leadership qualities such as authenticity, integrity, humility, etc., and you need to deliver.<p>At the end of the day, great leadership is all about getting results.<p>That doesn't mean the <i>end justifies the means</i>, but it does mean that if you …

Motivation

13 Things No One Understands About Working In Retail

1. Being rude to me won’t get you anywhere<p>I understand it’s frustrating when I can’t give you the discount you want or when we don’t have something …

The Best Answer to the Question, 'What Are Your Salary Requirements?'

It's almost always some version of “I’m not telling you.”<p><i>This is the third in a series of six posts on salary negotiation published in partnership</i> …

Employment

The Massive Mistake You Didn't Realize You're Making on LinkedIn

If you're among the many professionals making this mistake on LinkedIn, it's costing you countless potential clients. Here's how to fix it.<p>To this day, it kills me.<p>I can't believe I'd been making what now, in retrospect, seems like such a massive mistake with my LinkedIn profile.<p>But it wasn't</i> …

To This Day

31 Insanely Clever Ways To Organize Your Tiny Kitchen

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Everything coming to Netflix, Amazon Prime, and HBO Now in July

Three words: Game of Thrones<p>The Fourth of July weekend is supposed to be a time to go outside, hang out with other humans, and set sparkling things on fire. But why do that when you can safely stay indoors, as video streams over the internet directly into your eyeballs? In case you’re not already …

Entertainment

Pizza Acrobatics Is the Sport You Have Been Waiting For

Like the Harlem Globetrotters—but with dough.<p>Every year in Las Vegas, pizza acrobats from across the globe convene to compete in the star-studded …

Las Vegas

Best Places to Stay During Your California Road Trip

If you had to choose only one of the 50 states for an iconic road trip, California would be it. Known for road tripping, California’s byways and …

California

The Best Countries to Visit When You're Spending American Dollars

Out there on that open road, the concept of going cashless is overrated. <i>Way</i>. Credit cards are convenient but leave you open to ID theft. And I …

Puerto Rico

The 20 Best Companies for Work-Life Balance

<i>This content originally appeared on Money.</i><p>“Work-life balance.” It’s one of those well-worn corporate cliches that most companies are, quite frankly, …