Kevin Maccarella

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How To Propel Employee Engagement To Sky-Rocketing Levels

Often leaders are focusing so intensely on growth that we miss that our team’s emotional experience is suffering.<p>And when they’re suffering, they’re in their Critter State versus their Smart State. Why? Most likely because safety, belonging or mattering are missing. But how do you know who needs …

Employee Engagement

I Love This Sandwich at Least as Much as My Actual Children

A weekly dispatch from Bon Appétit food director Carla Lalli Music.<p><i>Every Wednesday night,</i> Bon Appétit <i>food director Carla Lalli Music takes over our newsletter with a sleeper-hit recipe from the Test Kitchen vault. It gets better: If you sign up for our newsletter, you’ll get this letter before</i> …

Cooking

Saying Yes to Any of These 8 Questions Reveals You're Way More Emotionally Intelligent Than You Think

Ever wonder what your strengths and limitations are in emotional intelligence? Now you know.<p>There's no shortage of content available on the popular topic emotional intelligence -- it's everywhere, and found to be one of the most desired qualities for personal and professional development.<p>But …

Emotional Intelligence

Stand out from the crowd with a trip to these alternative travel destinations

The constant stream of travel photos on Instagram can provide endless inspiration for your next trip, but you may notice that certain destinations are filling up your feed. Luckily, one travel booking site is trying to help travellers find the next big destination by singling out spots that offer a …

Why The Older You Get, The More You Hate Everyone (And Why That's OK)

Ad failed to load<p>You know how you're always talking about how you hate everyone? The thing is, the older you get, the more real this is.<p>True story: I …

America's Best All-Inclusive Resorts

“I just love having everything paid for up front,” says Renee Pagnani, who has vacationed at the same all-inclusive resort for six years in a row. …

How do you change your mindset to be more positive?

<b>Excellent question!</b><p>There are so many reasons for not having a positive mindset. We fail at something, we don’t achieve what we set out to do, we …

The Mind of the Leader: How to Lead Yourself, Your People, and Your Organization for Extraordinary Results

Description<p>Publication Date: <b>March 13, 2018</b><p>Join the global movement that's making corporations more people-centric to achieve great results. The world is facing a global leadership crisis. Seventy-seven percent of leaders think they do a good job of engaging their people, yet 88 percent of employees …

Leadership

Why You Should Never, Ever Drain Your Pasta In The Sink

Don't let that liquid gold circle the drain again.<p>If you drain your pasta water through a colander and down the sink, you’re throwing away an invaluable asset that cooks call “liquid gold.”<p>(The term “liquid gold” has also been used to refer to wood cleaner, hair products and of course, urine. For …

How the Single Most Important Feature on LinkedIn Just Got Even More Powerful

LinkedIn recently restored some key components of the most popular (and powerful) feature on the platform. Here's how to take advantage.<p>If you want to win new business and build a valuable network on LinkedIn, it's all about understanding how to find (and utilize) context for a one-on-one …

sales

Chocolate Hummus Is Better Than Cookie Dough—Here’s How to Make it at Home

Not going to lie, when I first heard chocolate hummus was a new thing, I couldn't decide whether it was genius or downright weird. Now that I've made …

How Can You Tell Someone Has True Leadership Skills? This Legendary Football Coach Nails It With 1 Brilliant Sentence

A profound quote decades old, it's even more applicable in today's social economy.<p>A few days ago, I was listening to a Higher Purpose podcast where the host, Kevin Monroe, asked his guest JeffHarmon, a leadership coach and author of <i>The Anatomy of a Principled Leader</i>, about the challenges of using …

Leadership

Kate Hudson's Chef Swears By This Turmeric and Bone Broth Soup

The holiday season may be merry, but it sure is busy, too. Our packed social calendars fit in every last detail—from decorating with the family to an …

Recipes

Why You Should Stop Tossing Your Citrus Peels

Have you ever gotten a present, squealed with delight at its contents, then tossed the box and packing materials out only to realize later that you …

World-Class Athletes Use This Productivity Trick to Get More Done. Now You Can Too (Rarely Anyone Does)

Discover the secret sauce of getting more things done in a day.<p>Want to be more productive during your day or week? Who doesn't. Well, you can do what some of the world's most successful people do -- wake up at that ungodly hour of 4 a.m.<p>If that's not your cup of tea (I couldn't pull it off beyond a …

Time Management

Rome to restore the Mausoleum of Augustus

After years of decay Rome is now to restore and open to the public the final resting place of Roman Emperor Augustus. It will open to the public in …

Italy

15 European Honeymoon Destinations You Haven't Considered

Planning your honeymoon? Consider these suggestions for alternatives to the most popular destinations.<p>Once the arrangements have been made for the …

Weddings

Secrets of the Inspired Traveler: Rome

Rome is one of the world's great capitals of culture and history and should be part of your next European vacation<p>Rome is probably my favorite city in the entire world to visit.<p>It's mixture of amazing history, food, culture, and architectural beauty is unique, simply put: there is no place like …

Italy

Basic Italian words and phrases for your trip to Italy

Andiamo! Time to plan that trip to Italy.<p>As a traveler with Italian roots, I’m admittedly a little biased. But there is something special about the …

10 Lessons I’ve Learned After Traveling For 10 Years

Dear friend, There is no right or wrong way to travel— but I will just share with you how I travel: First of all, I never fly first class or …

Bon Appetour, Eating Like a Local in Rome

758 Shares<p>Dining like a Roman in Rome.<p>It was the end of a long train haul from Cefalu, Sicily. As the train pulled into Roma Termini, the three of us …

The Insider's Guide To Florence With Ruffino Italian Wine

The team behind Ruffino Italian Wine should know a thing or two about Florence: they’ve been making and selling wine around this famed Tuscan city since the late 1800s, or more than 130 years.<p>You’ve likely seen Ruffino’s Chianti Classico at your favorite retailer or even the Riserva Ducale or Super …

9 Rules for the Best Homemade Pizza OF YOUR LIFE

The mastermind behind Pizzeria Beddia lets us in on his homemade pizza guidelines.<p>I didn’t start out as some formally trained chef guy. I brewed beer for a living until I was almost 30. Sounds like a dream, doesn’t it? While I was working at a brewery outside Mito in Japan, I happened to eat the …

How to work less, get better results

When you’ve eliminated everything you don’t need to do, you can focus on ways to increase your efficiency while doing the important tasks.<p>The internet is full of lifehacks that give you tips to help you work better. I’ll just mention a few of them that I use the most (you can Google the rest).<p>The …

How a Stagnant Customer Base Prompted a Coffee Company to Launch a New Brand in Two Weeks & Score with Millennials

It’s the mother of all business problems...<p>And it's extremely difficult to fix.<p>However, there are ways to grow a customer base that has been …

Marketing

2016 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: 12-team standard mock draft review

Is Ezekiel Elliott rising up draft boards? Why is DeAndre Hopkins falling? We've got you covered for an important Fantasy Football weekend with a …

How Ernest Hemingway Taught the World to Drink

On Hemingway’s 117th birthday, Philip Greene, who wrote the book on Papa and cocktails, argues that the famed author changed how we all drink.<p>Like …

Best Cocktail Bars in the U.S.

Here, beautiful destination cocktail bars from the country's best mixologists.

A senior GE executive started asking this one question in meetings after realizing an important lesson about leadership

That's according to Beth Comstock, the first chairwoman in GE's history.<p>Comstock was just featured in Adam Bryant's Corner Office column in The New York Times.<p>She talked a great deal about leadership styles and her influences, and had a great lesson about tension, and why it can be useful.<p>Here is …