Jessica Karli

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11 incredible psychological tricks to get people to do what you want

Psychological research suggests there are plenty of ways to get people to do what you want — without them even realizing you've persuaded them.<p>We've rounded up 11 science-backed strategies for getting people to like you, to buy stuff, and to give you what you're after.<p>All of them will leave you …

Alibaba: The year that Jack Ma would like to forget

Alibaba founder Jack Ma has a simple recipe for happiness: Focus on your friends, don't worry too much about money, and -- this is the big one -- never take your company public.<p>Oh! If only Ma had taken his own advice. It's been one year since Alibaba listed on the New York Stock Exchange in the …

Stock Markets

Gift Guide Alert! Your Aspiring Graphic Designer Friend Will Love These Online Classes

The holidays are almost upon us, which means you’re probably in a frenzy by now figuring out party plans, decorations and ugly sweaters. (Don’t worry, us too!) One thing that should never be stressful though is figuring out gifts for your friends and family. It should be fun finding things that …

17 Tasty Brunch Recipe Ideas for a Merry Christmas Morning

One of the best things about the holiday season is that no matter where you go, there is delicious food <i>everywhere</i>. Bite-sized appetizers are being passed around at every holiday bash, cookie exchanges are taking place at the office and, where there’s a weekend, there’s a potluck. With all that in …

Turn Your Commute into a Learning Session With These 7 Podcasts

During daily car rides to B+C HQ, plane trips for work and play, and long runs outside, I enjoy spending time learning new things as often as possible. When that doesn’t involve reading a book or scanning my Twitter feed for the latest news, I’m usually tuned into my favorite podcasts.<p>You can tell …

18 Pumpkin Dioramas That Will *Slay* Your Halloween Decor

If you’re all about a good pumpkin DIY, then you’ll <i>love</i> the latest chic Halloween decor idea! Pumpkin dioramas, which are partly inspired by the fairy garden trend, are the hottest piece of decor you need to make this season. The best part is you can put anything in these little vignettes — …

Move Over Turkey! These Stuffing Cups Will Steal the Show This Thanksgiving

While other Thanksgiving gatherers stare at the same ol’ side dishes, your guests will be huddled around these superb stuffing cups at your dinner table. This twist on a classic is not only properly portioned (for those looking for healthy holiday recipes), but serves as the ideal spot for waves of …

7 Yoga Poses to Undo the Damage of Sitting at a Desk All Day

Ah, there’s much to love about yoga. We know those brilliant yogis have secrets we could all benefit from, and your uber-cute colorful workout gear is fresh from a laundering. But sometimes, after a long day at the office, the last thing you want to do is trek all the way to a studio and then get …

Yoga

12 Fascinating TED Talks for Word Nerds

This playlist of TED talks explores theories and insights about language, words, and linguistics.<p>So many TED talks, so little time. It's impossible to watch them all.<p>If you need help figuring out which ones to watch, you're in luck. TED has curated playlists so you can dig into a particular topic. …

10 Easy Pieces: Wall-Mounted Bedside Shelves with Drawers

The key to living in a small space is thinking vertically, using available wall space to add to your square footage and keep floors uncluttered. Take …

Furniture

30 Not-So-Obvious Wedding Vendor Questions You Never Thought to Ask

Wedding vendors can be the best part of wedding planning. These are the folks who comprise your all-star team and have a wealth of experience from which to answer all your questions before you can even know you have them. Right? Well, sometimes. The fact is there are a ton of things you may not …

How to make your laptop boot faster

Whether you have a MacBook or Windows 10 laptop, we can help you cut down its startup time.<p>If your laptop takes its sweet time booting up, then here are some things you can do to put a little pep back in its startup step.<p>Get an SSD<p>You can breathe new life and faster boot times into old laptops by …

Operating Systems

$250 million, 300 scientists and 40 labs: Sean Parker’s revolutionary project to ‘solve’ cancer

SAN FRANCISCO — Billionaire Sean Parker, famous for his founding roles at Napster and Facebook, is backing an unconventional $250 million effort to attack cancer that involves persuading hundreds of the country’s top scientists — who often are in competition with each other — to join forces and …

Immune System

9 Motivational Videos to Help You Succeed in Business and Life | Inc.com

There are videos that energize us, inspire us, and motivate us to do great things. Then there are the very few that do all of that--and touch us so deeply that we wind up watching them over and over. We find their messages so compelling, we know we can turn to them whenever we feel dragged down and …

Motivation

7 Ways to Style Your Hair Under a Wedding Veil

While most of the focus for your big day is usually on your wedding dress, it’s important not to forget about the other parts of your wedding look, like your veil and hairstyle. Sure, there are lots of ways to wear a veil, but it can be tricky to find the perfect hairstyle that will look and feel …

Your Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide for the Best Wearable Tech of 2015

Nothing says 2015 holidays more than some wearable tech (we’re living in the future, guys!). This holiday season, you can deck out your loved ones with lots of cool devices that would make Inspector Gadget jealous. We have them all right here in one handy, dandy gift guide — everything from …

8 Essential Apps for People in Long-Distance Relationships

For long-distance couples both new and established, being away from the one who makes your heart the happiest for an extended period of time can be tough. Luckily, it’s 2015, and modern technology has brought us a selection of the best apps designed to help you manage your LDR. You might still miss …

13 Winter Wedding Color Combos That Wow

Sure, summer weddings have their perks, like playing lawn games or roasting marshmallows around a fire pit, but winter weddings are made of romance. From enjoying eggnog around a stone fireplace to wearing that perfect winter wedding gown, everyone will be in the spirit on the day you say “I do.” …

13 Easy Updos for Your Holiday Parties and Beyond

You’ve got the perfect dress, shoes and purse picked out for your daily ‘fit or party ensemble, but let’s not forget about your hair. You <i>could</i> leave it down and head out the door, but why not really amp up your hair game and go for a swanky, modern updo? Truth be told, some people find updos a …

Sweater Nails Are the Coziest Kind of Nail Art We’ve Ever Seen

There’s something ridiculously comforting about super thick, warm, sweaters. Not only are they the coziest thing you could throw on all winter, but just thinking about them makes us imagine ourselves lounging in front of the fireplace and basking in the glory that is winter weather (snuggling a cup …

16 Last-Minute Thanksgiving Printables to Make Turkey Day Epic

Have you been *way* too busy cleaning up the house and popping the turkey in the oven that you haven’t even thought about decorating? Not to worry — we’ve got you covered. Make your space uber festive for Thanksgiving with these printables. Procrastinators, rejoice, because these instant downloads …

14 Minimalist Office Supplies to Make Your Desk Extra Stylish

It is time to declutter your life, at least according to 2015’s it-trend: minimalism. Geometric forms, clean lines and simple materials are stealing the show this season just about everywhere: home décor, movie posters and even tattoos. If you want to try your hand at the movement, we suggest …

You’ll Love Restoration Hardware’s New Teen Line Even If You’re Not 16

Restoration Hardware definitely has a signature style — weathered wood, leathers and industrial-chic, library-worthy decor. But now, the furniture store has its eye on a younger crowd. The company recognized that with all the social media platforms out there, teens have become “tastemakers” in …

INFOGRAPHIC: These pollution-busting houseplants will have you breathing easier

With all those nasty chemicals floating inside our homes, its no wonder that indoor air quality can be downright dismal. Gasses from things like …

15 Tasty Ways to Upgrade Dorm Food

The dorm room experience doesn’t have to mean mac n’cheese for every meal. All you need to make the following recipes is a microwave. With the help of a few cupboard staples, you can instantly upgrade the most basic dorm food into a gourmet experience. Get ready to wow your roomies with your …

8 Apps All Beauty Junkies Need

We lead busy, busy lives. And we definitely don’t always have time to catch up on all of our favorite beauty blogs and watch countless hours of how-to tutorials. Since we’re all about upgrading our lives with our favorite calendar apps and downloadable personal assistants, we’ve found some new ways …

7 Smart Questions to Ask When *You’re* Doing the Interviewing

There’s all this talk about answering interview questions: What are the toughest ones, how should you prepare? But what if you’re the one <i>asking</i> the questions? When you still feel like a college student yet you’re interviewing potential interns, or if you’re a new manager hiring an assistant for the …

A $100 billion Spanish retailer is outsmarting everyone else in the industry

Inditex's valuation mark surpassed 100 billion euros (about $109 billion) on Wednesday.<p>Shares have been up 36% in the last year.<p>This accomplishment makes Inditex the most valuable company in Spain.<p>Its achieved market value is only held by about 80 companies worldwide, according to The Business of …

12 spouses who are lucky to be married to the most powerful women in Silicon Valley

This has inevitably led to the rise of a new class of man, those who support their wives as they take the tech world by storm. While they may not be as famous as their wives are within the tech industry, these men work in a variety of other sectors that range from healthcare and law to rolling up …

17 Gorgeous Marble Looks for Your Dream Kitchen

Move aside, granite. There’s a new stone in town. With its crisp white hue, marble offers a bright and welcoming look that’s both chic and modern. Whether you dream of a simple update to a traditional space with marble backsplash or the ultimate sophisticated kitchen with marble and copper …