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Only 17% of people can correctly answer the world's shortest IQ test — see if you're one of them

The Cognitive Reflection Test (CRT) has been hailed as the world's shortest IQ test. Apparently, it only takes three questions to separate the Einsteins from the Homer Simpsons of this world.<p>The quiz, developed in Princeton in 2005 by psychologist Shane Frederick, is designed to test your ability …

IQ

8 surprising things ultra productive people do every day

When it comes to productivity, we all face the same challenge — there are only 24 hours in a day. Yet some people seem to have twice the time; they …

Time Management

Not Becoming a Toxic Workplace Comes Down to Avoiding These 8 Hated Behaviors

Once you identify that you work here, here's what to do next.<p>Any good executive or owner of a company knows that culture is king. It's in your best interest to build an organization where shared values and virtues are held firmly, and where jerks, bullies, and troublemakers don't thrive.<p>Reason …

The moment hatchback is nearly flattened after it drives into path of HGV

This shocking footage shows a hatchback nearly crushed by a HGV after pulling into the fast lane on a 70mph road.<p>The silver Punto was caught on …

These 7 Questions Will Reveal Which Marvel Character Actually Matches Your Personality

"I. Am. GROOT!" – Possibly you after taking this quiz.

Marvel Studios

17 All-Inclusive Resorts That Definitely Don't Suck

The pros of an all-inclusive vacation are pretty straightforward: you don't have to lift a finger, carry a wallet, or make a single decision more …

These sleek $250 earbuds can translate languages in real time — and it's like something out of 'Star Trek'

The company's first product, the Pilot translating earpiece, started as an Indiegogo campaign in 2016. Now, the Brooklyn-based startup says it has sold 27,000 units and has begun shipping to its early customers.<p>The Pilot looks like a fairly standard pair of wireless earbuds. They fit snugly in your …

50 places in the US where retirement is affordable, healthcare is excellent, and life is good

Deciding where to live in retirement may be one of the last major financial decisions you'll make, and picking the right spot is important.<p>WalletHub set out to put worried minds at ease. The site used available data for the 150 largest US cities to find the best and worst places to lay your hat. We …

An Italian village is selling homes for $1.25 so it doesn't become a ghost town

On the Mediterranean island of Sardinia, the old village of Ollolai is at risk of turning into a ghost town.<p>Over the past half-century, the town's population has declined from 2,250 people to just 1,300. And now, there are hundreds of abandoned homes.<p>In an effort to lure new residents, Ollolai's …

Selling

Mykonos: A Luxury Collection Destination, Greece

Glamorous island-hoppers first flocked to Mykonos in the 1950s, and the party has not stopped since then.<p>The setting for the legendary battle between …

People can't figure out how many squares are in this tricky puzzle

A puzzle that involves counting squares sounds easy enough — you've known your 1-2-3s since before you could read, after all. Don't get too cocky yet though. This geometry brainteaser will boggle your mind and make you second-guess everything. Are you ready for the challenge?<p>Your task is to figure …

Quilting

Here's exactly how many days you should book your flight in advance to save the most on airfare

What's the deal with airfare prices? Over the past two years, ticket prices have declined by 3%, while passengers are slammed with checked bag fees (on every major airline except for Southwest, who offers 2 free checked bags) and shrinking legroom (by an order nearly 4 inches over the past few …

9 phrases only MBAs understand

Every industry has its own lingo. Business-school jargon may be especially perplexing to outsiders.<p>To help clear up some of the confusion, we asked two MBA grads about the most unusual terms and phrases they picked up in business school.<p>Paul Ollinger graduated from the Tuck School of Business at …

6 scientists reveal the nutritional supplements they use every day

Supplements are a multi-billion dollar industry.<p>But, unlike pharmaceutical companies, manufacturers of these products don't have to prove that their products are effective, only that they are safe— and that's for new supplements only.<p>We wanted to know which supplements are worth our attention (and …

Billionaire media mogul Barry Diller can boil down his rule for hiring top talent into a single sentence

Barry Diller — the chairman of IAC, whose holdings include Tinder, the Daily Beast, and Angie's List — has a knack for picking talent. But, as LinkedIn founder Reid Hoffman explained in a recent episode of his podcast "Masters of Scale," you won't find Diller's advice "in any HR manual."<p>Diller has …

Walt Disney Company

Forget 'Type A' — if you want to be successful, look at people who are 'Type R'

When life throws you a curveball—a setback at work, a job loss, or a painful event in your personal life—how do you react?<p>If you use the experience as an opportunity to get smarter, stronger, and better prepared for your next move, you may already be what co-authors Ama Marston and Stephanie …

Watch this guy's terrific attempt to not to fall as he slides all the way down his driveway

This man forgot to put on his skates when he stepped onto his driveway, which was covered in black ice.<p>Poor fellow did a pretty great job keeping his …

Be the Excel master you've always wanted to be with this bundle

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, …

From a brief appearance on Netflix to $1.1 million in crowdfunding, this 'ultimate travel bag' has become a favorite item of hardcore minimalists

Every once in a while a product comes along that really catches my attention. In this case it's a bag, but not just any bag. It's a travel bag that has been featured in a popular Netflix documentary, been praised by the world's best-known minimalists, and raised over $1.1 million on the …

Minimalism

The amazing ways intermittent fasting changes your body and brain

Stars such as Beyoncé and Hugh Jackman have spoken publicly about following intermittent-fasting plans to get in shape. So how does intermittent fasting work? We spoke with one of the leading neuroscientists in this field, Mark Mattson of the National Institute on Aging Intramural Research Program, …

Holistic Medicine

The 5 Best-Selling Handguns of 2017

Even though sales across the industry are down, some models are still proving extra popular with gun buyers.<p>Despite gun sales declining in 2017 from …

James McAvoy Revealed How He Got So Big, And It's Pretty Simple

Nope, he didn't start a 6,000-calorie diet.

Nutrition

There's even more evidence that one type of exercise is the closest thing to a miracle drug that we have

Aerobic exercise, or cardio, might be the closest thing we have to a miracle drug.<p>When we commit to regular workouts that raise our heart rate and get us moving and sweating for a sustained period, magical things happen to our mind and body. We start to think more clearly, feel better about …

Exercise

Meet the work-appropriate backpack that makes total sense for the modern commuter

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Classic briefcases tend to be bulky, cumbersome, and not designed with technology in mind. As a result, many people have ditched them for …

16 High-Tech Backpacks and Carry-On Bags That Will Totally Change Your Next Trip

The best smart suitcases and backpacks to take your travel game to the next level.<p>Whether your next trip is to discover a country you’ve never been …

Social Articles Tracking & PR news.com

Latest News<p>Uncategorized<p>Market Insights The global plant biostimulant market value is expected to reach USD 2883.86 million by 2021 from USD 1445.5 …

10 types of employees you should fire immediately

The first things you should do if you're thinking about firing an employee are a) consult human resources and b) get legal advice. You never want to terminate someone's employment on a whim, just because you're angry or because they made one mistake.<p>That's according to Michael Kerr, an …

Sexual Harassment

The best thing you can put on your resume isn't a job, skill, or degree

The resume is dead.<p>I've been saying this for a while now, and usually my perspective is rooted in this belief that having a personal brand is far more valuable than a sheet of paper that says where you went to college and what other jobs you've previously held.<p>But ever since I started my own …

Employment

Mobile Data Center Market by Segments (Modular Data Center, Micro- Mobile Data Center) to grow at a CAGR of +31.4% by 2025

Global Mobile Data Center Market was valued at US$ 2.12 Mn in 2016 and is expected to reach US$ 24.33 Mn by 2025, expanding at a CAGR of +31.4% from …

Meet Sw1tch.me Ena, The Wifi Enabled Round Smart Motion Detecting Light Switch

Smart home is the future. Many people are already taken advantage of the numerous benefits. Smart technology ranges from thermostats, shades, and …

Home Automation