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Three Steps To Writing The Perfect LinkedIn Summary

If you read my Forbes article “Move Over, Resume, You’ve Been Replaced,” you understand why your bio (I call it a 3D brand bio) is the most powerful personal branding tool you have. And in the digital world, the most important version of your bio is your LinkedIn summary. This will likely be read …

According to Science, You Actually Can Have Too Many Friends

There's a maximum number of relationships your brain can handle, says biology.<p>Facebook may have no friend limit, but your brain does, according to evolutionary biology. In the book <i>How Many Friends Does One Person Need?</i>, British biologist Robin Dunbar explains the number of relationships we can …

21 Inspiring Fitness Girls To Follow On Instagram

All the motivation you need to get in shape—and stay there—in 2018.<p>From ballerinas to yogis and celebrity trainers, these stylish and in-shape girls show off the best workout motivation on Instagram. Follow along and be inspired to get fit—the healthy way.<p>Instagram

Why Names Are So Easy to Forget

Nice to see you again, Suuu...Sandra? Samantha? Jennifer. Sorry.<p>Once, at a party, I was introduced to a friend of a friend. We shook hands, I told her my name, she told me hers. Then she did something that I was ever so grateful for.<p>"Hang on," she said. "Can you say your name again? I wasn't really …

The Scientific Cure for Hangovers

In the legal disclaimer of every Friday — especially Summer Fridays, with their earlier drinking start times and later bedtimes — should be a note about hangovers. But with science on your side, you might be able to short-circuit some of the gnarly side effects of excessive booze. From the fine …

Garden Visit: A Family Friendly Vegetable Garden (Chickens Optional)

Some people make it look so easy. On late summer afternoons, blogger Christine Chitnis heads to her community garden plot to tend her …

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Reinventing Myself One Online Dating Profile at a Time

Picking up where Bridget Jones' reviled "smug-marrieds" left off, I became a member of an equally suspect species: the smug online dater.<p>‪"If you tried online dating and hated it, you probably didn't do it right," writes Evan Marc Katz, dating coach for "strong, smart, successful women," and …

Smoking and mental health, what's the connection?

People with mental health problems are more likely to smoke, and smoke more heavily, than the general population, and they’re often overlooked when it comes to offering help to quit.<p>The economic cost of smoking in people with mental health problems was £2.34bn in 2009/10 in the UK, according to a …

How Childhood Trauma Could Be Mistaken for ADHD

Some experts say the normal effects of severe adversity may be misdiagnosed as ADHD.<p>Dr. Nicole Brown’s quest to understand her misbehaving pediatric patients began with a hunch.<p>Brown was completing her residency at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, when she realized that many of her low-income …

Tibetans get high-altitude edge from extinct Denisovans' genes

Forget climbing Mt. Everest — for most humans, just eking out a living on the harsh Tibetan plateau is challenge enough. But Tibetan people have thrived there for thousands of years, and a new study says it's thanks to a genetic adaptation they inherited from an ancient human relative.<p>The study, …

In Defense of Your Husband's Female Friend

It started when I was 24, over dinner in the Meatpacking District near the club he owned. "I love you," he said, "but I promised I would never have kids with anyone but her." It was so ludicrous, and he was so French, so <i>ce n'est pas ma faute</i>, there was nothing I could do but wish him well. We …

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The New York Times Chronicles the Rise of the Sneaker

<i>The New York Times</i> recently ran a feature outlining the rise of the sneaker in the world of fashion, highlighting the popularity of sneakers and the …

U.S. World Cup Scenarios Offer Hope Of Escaping Group Of Death (But Ghana Can Still Mess It Up)

The United States can still experience life after the "Group of Death" at the 2014 World Cup. But Ghana could stll break U.S. hearts all over again.<p>The U.S. team was seconds from a win that would have sealed a spot in the Round of 16 before Portugal scored a last-gasp equalizer at Arena Amazonia in …

What Happens If You Have A Heart Attack In Space?

I flew in zero-G with a team of college students testing a device that could save astronauts' lives.<p>We're weightless, about 34,000 feet above the Gulf of Mexico, trying not to vomit from motion sickness while wiggling an ultrasound probe into the esophagus of a $26,000 mannequin. In a moment, the …

6 Summer Salads You'll Actually Crave

<b>1. Black Bean, Corn & Avocado Salad with Chipotle-Honey Vinaigrette</b><p>With black beans, sweet corn, crisp bell peppers and creamy avocado, this is one of those crowd-pleasing, make-ahead recipes that everyone loves. You can serve it as a side dish, salad or dip. The vinaigrette is similar to the …

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7 Scientific Solutions for Annoying Little Problems

<i>Image via Wonderhowto.com</i><p><b>by Elizabeth Maine</b><p>Scientists are working to alleviate those maddening, irritating, altogether obnoxious things that can make …

The World's Best Rooftop Bars

Because whether you're in Bangkok or Barcelona, there's nothing like a high-rise mojito.<p>Because whether you're in Bangkok or Barcelona, there's nothing like a high-rise mojito.<br>Plus, see the best new rooftop bars in NYC.<i><br>Via HarpersBazaar.co.uk</i>

The 7 Strategies For Getting Past Gatekeepers

Do you know how many people approach me every week with article pitches? Neither do I, but the number is huge. However, this salesman—a first-time author—managed to use the strategies in his book to get successfully through to me, a busy CEO with a part-time unpaid gig writing articles about …

The Sleep Schedules Of 27 Of History’s Greatest Minds

The science of sleep and its glorious effects on creativity, productivity, and sanity gets a lot of press these days. That said, the sleep habits of some of your favorite writers, musicians, and artists may surprise you a little.<p>The bedtimes and rising times of history’s greatest minds are …

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Did violence shape our faces?

What contributed to the evolution of faces in the ape-like ancestors of humans? The prehistoric version of a bar fight —over women, resources and …

Sleep may help memories form by promoting new synapses| Mo Costandi

Research in mice suggests that sleep aids memory by promoting the formation of new nerve cell connections<p>If you’ve just learnt something new and want to improve your chances of remembering it, you’d do well to sleep on it. Whether you’re learning to play a musical instrument or revising for exams, …

Bad sleep 'dramatically' alters body

<b>A run of poor sleep can have a potentially profound effect on the internal workings of the human body, say UK researchers.</b><p>The activity of hundreds of genes was altered when people's sleep was cut to less than six hours a day for a week.<p>Writing in the journal PNAS, the researchers said the results …

75 Summer Recipes Everyone Should Know How to Cook

Master these ultimate summer dishes and eat well through September.<p><b>Just because we're not in the mood to fire up the oven</b> to make brisket in the summer doesn't mean we're off the hook when it comes to warm weather meals. Nope, when it comes to summertime, there are <i>definitely</i> some classics that just …

Sleep after learning strengthens connections between brain cells and enhances memory

In study published today in <i>Science</i>, researchers at NYU Langone Medical Center show for the first time that sleep after learning encourages the growth …