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Slow-Cooker Pulled Pork

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Trim pork of any excess fat. Scatter onion over bottom of slow cooker and place pork on top. Add broth, cover and cook on low …

Pixie is the 'Pokémon Go' for finding your lost stuff

There's not much worse than losing your stuff — except maybe the time you wind up wasting looking for it. Nothing is more infuriating than being held …

America's hypersensitive college culture could benefit from Trump

<b>(CNN) —</b> As day follows day and January 20 approaches, my colleagues and students experience something along the lines of Shakespeare's Sonnet 60: "Like as the waves make toward the pebbled shore, / So do our minutes hasten to their end." As far as they're concerned, the ascent of Donald Trump …

The State of Social Media in 2016: Platform and Usage Trends

Facebook remains the most popular social network with adults in the United States, according to recent research from the Pew Research Center.<p>The …

3 Rituals That Will Make You More Motivated

You know what you’re supposed to be doing… but you’ve come down with a really bad case of “<i>I-don’t-feel-like-it.</i>” You just don’t have any motivation. …

Are you an introvert or an extrovert? It's more complicated than that

There's this incredibly powerful idea in popular psychology that personality lies along a spectrum of chattiness: extroverts on one side, all drawing their energy from socializing, and then, on the other, introverts, who tap into their power within fortresses of solitude.<p>Like the popularity of the …

Five myths about hiking the Appalachian Trail

Why hike the Appalachian Trail (A.T.) from Georgia to Maine? For some people it’s a rite of passage, a transition from youth to adulthood, or maybe a way to heal a broken heart. Others do it for the physical challenge, or to simply be in nature and stay off the grid for months at a time. But before …

Hiking

7 things successful teams do every day

Genetics science tells us that life itself thrives via diversity. Your company does too.<p>Within your company, very different people with amazingly …

The Workplace

How Silence Affects Our Brains in A Good Way, Science Explains

How is your memory? Is it as strong as you’d like it to be?<p>If not, then you’re definitely going to be interested in the memory improvement tips I’ll …

The Brain

Top 10 Fall Hikes Near Denver with Aspens

Enjoy the Fall Colors of Colorado with these Trails near Denver with Changing Aspens<b>Where can you find hikes near Denver to view the changing aspens</b> …

Hiking

Meeting Hacks From Google, Virgin And Facebook

Would your organization like to hold meetings that are more efficient, more productive, and even more enjoyable?<p>I’ve interviewed hundreds of billionaires, famous entrepreneurs, and leaders of the most successful companies in the world. In analyzing the meeting culture in these organizations, a few …

Project Management

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Here’s Why Your Team Meetings Suck

Team meetings suck, but they are a must — both internally and externally — for most businesses.<p>Google “meetings” and you’ll find that many articles …

Project Management

Positive link between video games and academic performance, study suggests

Students who played online games scored above average in maths, science and reading tests, although study does not prove games were the cause<p>Children who play online video games tend to do better in academic science, maths and reading tests, according to an analysis of data from over 12,000 high …

Gamification

DIY Co. launches JAM to help kids learn what they don’t in school, with a little help from Cartoon Network

DIY Co., the education tech startup led by Vimeo designer and co-founder Zach Klein, has launched a new online learning platform for kids called JAM.com.<p>The company also quietly closed a $4 million round of venture funding led by Learn Capital, joined by Spark Capital, at the end of 2015 to support …

5 Keys to Making the Best Grilled Skewers of Summer

Skewers have a bit of a bad rep in some crowds. Chalk it up to too many memories of overcooked meat, underdone vegetables, and weird salad-dressing …

Warren Buffett Wants to Help Your Child Start a Small Business This Summer

Here are some kid-friendly business ideas and how make them successful.<p>Just in time for summer, the folks at Warren Buffett’s Secret Millionaire’s …

Insider's Guide to Great Smoky Mountains National Park

<i>Map illustration by Nicole Varvitsiotes</i><p>Why go now?<p>While the Smokies can be enjoyed any time of year, early summer is a particularly nice time, as …

There are 2,000 empty restaurants during the day in New York — and this startup is trying to do something about it

They all have their laptops out, and a pair are holding a meeting at a bar table. It's because during the day, the restaurant doubles as a shared workspace.<p>That's thanks to Spacious, a startup cofounded by Preston Pesek and Chris Smothers to make use of empty restaurants by offering them up to …

Dining Rooms

Recipe: Flank steak is a great grilling option for beginners and experts alike

Cottage Country Grilled Flank Steak<p>1 1.5-lb (750 g) flank steak<p>Marinade<p>1 tbsp Dijon mustard<p>1 tbsp chopped garlic<p>3 tbsp balsamic vinegar<p>1 tbsp fresh herbs of choice (I like tarragon)<p>3 tbsp olive oil<p>Salt and freshly ground pepper<p>Spicy Mustard Butter<p>1/2 cup butter, softened<p>1 tbsp grainy mustard<p>1 tsp …

BBQ 101: What's White Barbecue Sauce

But now with the invention of “super” markets the amount barbecue sauces you can buy locally has grown significantly. For those gourmet barbecue …

Pizza Bombs Recipe by Tasty

Tasty<p>Information storage and access<p>The storage of information, or access to information that is already stored, on your device such as advertising identifiers, device identifiers, cookies, and similar technologies.<p>Personalisation<p>The collection and processing of information about your use of this …

BBQ 101: Grill Cleaning Tips

<b>Cleaning the Grill Grate</b><p>Start up the grill on high and begin by cleaning the grill grate. Your grate during the season see the most action and most …

What’s the secret to happiness? Scientists may have found the answer

The pursuit of happiness can be a lifelong search for some - but researchers believe they may have found a key factor in feeling a greater overall sense of wellbeing.<p>Individuals who feel a strong sense of belonging to social groups are much happier people, according to new research by psychologists.<p>…

BBQ 101: Coconut Pineapple Skewers

<b>Ingredients:</b><p>1 bottle Coconut Pineapple Sparkling Ice<p>½ cup olive oil + extra to brush pineapple<p>2 teaspoons harissa paste or other spicy chili sauce …

3 Ways to Cook Crispy, Salty Potatoes Without a Recipe

Watch and learn: These 3 potato dishes are so easy they practically make themselves.<p>As much as we love the beauty of simply prepared potatoes, there's a reason we will literally always take French fries over a baked potato, and that reason is because fat is beautiful. Just like these three dishes …

Everything You Must Know to Become a Grill Guru This Summer

What are the differences between gas and charcoal? If I'm cooking with propane, how can I tell if my tank is full or empty? And if I'm using …

12 Outdoor DIY Projects To Start Building Now

Warmer weather is here, so there's no time to waste. Get started on these spring DIY projects and enjoy them all summer long.<p>Spring is the perfect time to prepare your home for the hot summer months and start all of those DIY projects you put off during the winter. Some of our favorite spring …

What Are the Best Appalachian Trail Hikes?

<i>A:</i><p>With the possible exception of the Pennsylvania section, which is mined with foot-stabbing stones, you can pick pretty much any part of the Appalachian Trail and have a good time. But if you're asking me to choose my favorite parts of the AT, I'd have to go with one of these three, which come in …

17 Food Experiments That Are Good Enough To Eat

Edible boogers, for one.