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When is it ‘enough’?

I have worked exclusively with PhD students for over a decade now. I have clocked up the 10,000 hours Malcolm Gladwell says you need to be an expert, …

Academic Writing

24 Documentaries To Watch If You Want To Be ~Changed~

"Are you still there?" — Netflix, this weekend<p><i>Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

5 Reasons 'Tell Them We Are Rising: The Story Of Black Colleges And Universities' Is A Must See

The rich legacy of the nation's more than 105 Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) —one that began before slavery ended— is being …

Black History

The World's Most Extraordinary Hotel Bathrooms.

Usually, we tend to think of all of the amenities that a hotel has to offer, and that includes the overall look of a room. But rarely do we pay that …

10 Gmail extensions that can boost your productivity

E-mail plug-ins you didn't know you needed but really do.<p>There’s a reason Gmail has become so popular — it’s free, it’s easy to use and it keeps evolving. To top it all off, Gmail offers even more improvements through the use of extensions, which are optional, user-installed upgrades that add new …

Marketing

'Married at First Sight:' Can We Not Blame Relationship Struggles on Natural Hair, Please?

I love me some “Married At First Sight.” While most of the couples on this Lifetime series eventually divorce, it’s fascinating to watch two …

Hair

What is the apple cider vinegar detox?

Over the last few years, cleansing diets have been growing steadily in popularity. One example of a detox diet involves using apple cider vinegar — …

15 things you should be doing after work instead of watching TV if you want to be happier

For the longest time, I would come home from work and immediately pop on the TV. It was mindless — after a day of meetings, intensive heads-down work, and never-ending email chains, the only thing I thought I wanted to do was watch five episodes of some sitcom I'd seen hundreds of times before.<p>But …

Coloring Book

Steve Jobs's Advice on the Only 4 Times You Should Say No Is Brilliant | Inc.com

In the frantic pace of life to do more and be more, we hardly think about the importance of <i>focus.</i><p>That's why, for those free-spirited, creative thinkers and entrepreneurs chasing after their dreams, this prophetic quote by Steve Jobs 21 years ago hits the nail on the head even more so today. Here's …

Time Management

7 Storytelling Structures to Improve Your Presentations (Infographic)

What your favorite plots and your next business presentation should have in common.<p>Giving presentations, whether during meetings with co-workers or to potential new clients, can often seem intimidating. But luckily, there are tried and true ways to organize your information so that it is both easy …

Public Speaking
Public Speaking

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Ancient Humans Knew Incest Was Gross and Built a Safety Net

They put Game of Thrones characters to shame.<p>Cultural disavowal aside, incest and subsequent inbreeding are not great. Incestuous relationships …

Game of Thrones

Apple Desserts

From iconic apple pie to more inventive granita, these incredible apple desserts are fresh, comforting and impossible to resist.

Dessert

4 TED talks that will help you hire the best team

A Google engineer was fired on Monday after writing a 10-page anti-diversity manifesto titled “Google’s Ideological Echo Chamber” that criticized the …

OECD

Our Favorite Rib Recipes of All-Time

We’re not saying these ribs are required at your summer party, but they’re highly recommended for happy guests.<p>These rib recipes cover all areas of …

BBQ

30 Gorgeous Fall Wedding Colors For An Unforgettable Day

Earthy tones and jewel hues perfectly complement an autumn day.<p>The charm of a fall wedding is unmistakeable. The cool breeze is a wonderful alternative to those hot summer months and the crunch of leaves beneath the bride and groom's feet provide an irreplaceable soundtrack to the soirée.<p>Arguably …

Weddings

This Is The First Detailed Footage of DNA Replication, And It Wasn't What We Expected

"It undermines a great deal of what's in the textbooks."<p>Here's proof of how far we've come in science - in June 2017, researchers recorded up-close …

Biochemistry

Here's 3 Tutorials On Creating The Perfect Eyebrows

<i></i><i><br>Written by Monica Williams</i><br>Most beauty enthusiasts would say that eyebrows are the most important feature on any face. Did you know their main …

Makeup

6 Do’s and 2 Don’ts of Cooking Ribs

Gone are the days that men ruled the grill and women, the kitchen. It’s the 21st century, and ladies can be grill masters *just* as much as guys can. Yes, that even goes for the always intimidating rack of ribs. With the proper grilling tools and an arsenal of tips and hacks, you’ll be teaching …

BBQ

Grilled Herb and Honey Pork Loin

This pork loin roast is marinated in beer and honey, making it tender and flavorful. To save money, use pork loin instead of pork tenderloin. Also, …

Cooking

This Artist Turned iTunes's Terms and Conditions into a Graphic Novel - VICE Video: Documentaries, Films, News Videos

iTunes

25 Corgi Mixes That Are Almost Too Cute To Be Real.

Everyone has their preferences when it comes to dog breeds. But it's pretty obvious how popular Corgis are — they're just the epitome of cuteness. …

15 Incredible, Edible Egg Salad Recipes

You put SOOOOO much creativity into making beautiful Easter eggs each year, only to toss the whole bunch after the holiday. But here’s a food *reuse* idea that’s as green as spring. Store the eggs properly and you’ve got a real jump-start on delicious hard-boiled egg recipes. Everyone loves deviled …

Healthy Eating

22 Illustrations Show What Life Would Be Like If Animals Did to Us What We Do to Them

These clever illustrations remind us of our cruel behavior and urge us to make positive change for the countless of animals that are inhumanely …

Black Georgetown Employee Finds Out School Sold His Great-Great-Great-Grandmother

One Georgetown University employee recently found out that he was tied to the school by more than a paycheck.<p>Jeremy Alexander, an executive assistant …

Black History

Mathematics for Computer Science: a free, CC-licensed MIT textbook

This is indeed an up-to-the-minute text [PDF], dated Mar 7, 2017. It's written by Googler/MIT prof Eric Lehman, MIT/Akamai scientist F Thomson …

Computer Science

50+ "Emergency Dinners" for Late Nights & Huge Appetites

Is dinner a love story or an act of desperation?<p>At 9 P.M. on a weeknight, it's indisputably the latter. It's not that I don't <i>want</i> to cook (though, we've got lots of ideas for that situation, too)—it's that I don't feel like I physically <i>can</i>. These nights coincide, cruelly but expectedly, with the …

6 Savory Overnight Oat Recipes that Will Rock Your Morning

As self-proclaimed breakfast enthusiasts, we feel a special kinship to overnight oats and recognize that their potential is vastly undervalued. It’s …

Breakfast

Why Taking Time Off Won't End Your Career | Heleo

“Your career is a long journey. It doesn’t have to be all-in or all out.”<p><b>Lisen Stromberg</b> is a culture innovation consultant, award-winning …