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11 Bad Habits That Will Ruin Even The Strongest Marriage

For as much envying as we do of other couples, the truth is — even the most wonderful, 'perfect' couple can end up divorced.<p>We've all seen it: Two genuinely great people start off head-over-heels in love, but then somewhere along the way (despite everything looking rosy on the surface) they shock …

18 Must-Have Apps to Become Your Best Self

Your Action Plan is a monthly to-do list of tips straight from <i>SUCCESS</i> magazine—10 things you can do right now to improve yourself and your life. To …

The Top Lesson Female Leaders Will Never Learn From Facebook | Inc.com

<i>"Women should walk into a meeting with an all-white pants suit and they should cry in the middle of it."</i><p>Harriet Rubin, author of The Princesa: Machiavelli for Women, tells professional women - albeit in an outrageous way - that we need to embrace and harness our feminine qualities rather than hide …

13 apps that helped me break my worst habits at work and at home

If your answer is a resounding YES, then let me tell you - I empathize!<p>Between work commitments, money managing, keeping your health in order and an ever-demanding social calendar, it can be difficult to achieve some sense of balance.<p>Or prioritize the things you actually want to do with your time… …

23 Underrated Netflix Shows You Should Totally Be Watching

Prepare to get addicted.<p><i>Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

How Sheryl Sandberg's Life Advice Can Make You an Amazing Leader | Inc.com

In a candid commencement speech delivered at the University of California, Berkeley, on May 14, 2016, Sheryl Sandberg, current COO of Facebook, emphasized the importance of resilience and living life fully, a point that is just as applicable to business leaders as to graduates. Follow her advice …

Sheryl Sandberg

11 Traits Parents of Successful Kids Have in Common

Good parents want their kids to stay out of trouble, do well in school and go on to do awesome things as adults.<p>And while there isn’t a set recipe …

The 9 Secrets To Thriving As A Working Mom

Now that we have started to confront some of the workplace issues that can hold us back, it is time to address our lifestyle challenges and the opportunities to solve them. The great news is that even the smallest changes can yield enormous results for your happiness and your time.<p>Here are nine …

Motherhood

17 apps that Apple thinks moms and dads should download

Just in time for Mother's Day, Apple has put together a list of its most useful apps for dads and moms.<p>These are tools that span from food to shipping to training your brain. And they aren't just good for parents, but anyone looking to live a healthier and more productive life.<p>Here are 17 apps that …

12 Movies to Watch on Netflix if You're Having a Bad Day

Everything is going to be OK (translation: you can stream movies on your laptop).<p>1. <i>Just Friends</i><p>This is the movie that proves Ryan Reynolds and Anna Faris are comedic geniuses. How can you not smile?<p>2. <i>The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants</i><p>If watching this doesn't do the trick, give your BFF a call. …

The Answer To This Question Will Define What Success Means To You

After spending his entire career working his way up the corporate ladder, 48-year-old Andy finally reached the top. But almost as soon as he reached the pinnacle of success, he told his wife he wanted to quit his job.<p>Worried that he was having some sort of mental health problem, she told him to go …

Self-improvement

Four maps show 50 states and European countries best and worst qualities

If you can't say anything nice, don't say anything at all: with advice like that, we'd only have two of the four maps below.<p>Using a wide range of …

Divorce

There's a Better Way to Organize Your To-Do List, In-Box and Calendar

What I Gained When I Threw In The Towel On Family Dinner

Sometimes, everyone is better off when mom goes on strike.<p>My mother put dinner on the table five or six nights a week when I was growing up, complete with salad and side dishes and place mats and ironed cloth napkins. For many years, I struggled to emulate my mom’s domestic achievement—even before …

Tinker Crate will have your kids bolting to the mailbox for monthly tech projects

Let’s talk about DIY kits for kids! Ever since my nephew celebrated his fourth birthday, I’ve been buying him DIY kits. Robot kits. Science project …

Amazon Echo

Mistakes to avoid when changing careers

Starting a new career can be a bold and exciting decision, but making the switch more gradually may work better for your finances. Learn about the …

"The Tool Hanger" Is the Garage Organizer You've Been Waiting For

Finally, a better way to find your tools.<p>Anybody who's ever struggled with using crummy pegboard or those lousy little wire hangers to organize their workshop can appreciate this robust snap-together tool organizer. Called The Tool Hanger ($40), it consists of two polypropylene panels that fit …

Woodworking

How to Handle Your Stress So You Can Be Successful | Inc.com

Today most of us are expected to do more with less. We lead lives that are more demanding on every front--work, family, social, health--with little time left over to unwind. Stress affects our mental health, our well-being and our performance at work.<p>But there are ways you can help yourself. Here …

Success

Don't Love Your Job But Can't Quit? 6 Ways to Rethink Your Role

You can find happiness at work without starting over<p>It's not hard to find someone telling you that you should quit your job. A quick Google search on finding job satisfaction produces millions of articles and bits of advice on starting a business, tapping into your creativity, challenging yourself, …

How To Be Happy: 12 Things You Should Do Today

To some, happiness always stays by their side. What makes happiness magical is that it can be anything or nothing.<p>If you know it well, it is …

10 Italian Cookies You Can Make Without a Nonna to Teach You How

I’m not Italian, nor have I ever been to Italy. I can’t share my favorite Italian wine bar to tuck away in or make you feel like you’re standing in an Italian market. I wouldn’t know the first thing about navigating the country and I don’t know how to cook a steak half as good as the ones that are …

Dessert

5 Powerful Exercises You Can Do Today to Become a Happier Person

Increase your long-term happiness with these simple, short-term actions.<p>Happiness. Such a simple word. Such an important word. Happiness matters for everyone, even if what it means varies from person to person. Despite the differences in what defines happiness for each person, there is consistency …

How To Leave Work At 5 P.M. And Still Get Everything Done

It’s a pattern with which most full-time professionals are familiar–you’re spending increasing amounts of time at your desk, but it feels like you’re getting less done. The hours stretch on, the to-do list grows, and you find yourself facing a future where you might let go of your apartment and …

Time Management

12 Incredible Home Remedies To Remove Skin Tags

What are skin tags?<p>Most of us will develop at least a couple of skin tags at some stage. They are excessive growths of collagen and tend to occur …

Skin Care

How Great Leaders Manage Underperforming Teams

Congratulations! You’ve earned a reputation as a highly effective leader. Now, your organization has thanked you by giving you a challenging new assignment that no one else can seem to figure out.<p>You’ve been assigned to lead a team that has a track record for underperforming, and it’s your mission …

9 Habits Successful MyFitnessPal Users Swear By

<i>Photo: Pond5</i><p>By Sarah Elizabeth Richards for Life by Daily Burn<p>You've heard it before: Research shows that the daily act of recording every bite and step you take is a useful tool to maintain your weight over the long term. "It keeps me accountable," explains Kristin Miller, 31, a Manhattan mom and …

Where Are All The Autistic Women And Girls?

One in 100 people are diagnosed as being on the autistic spectrum, but there's a perception that it's a predominantly "male" condition.<p>“I am quite eloquent, I can chat to people – my job is all about communication and meeting new people every day,” says Emily Swiatek, 29, who was diagnosed with …

A former McKinsey partner shares 7 techniques that will energize you when you're feeling burnt out at work

Sometimes, you just find yourself lacking energy or motivation at work.<p>Rather than waste your day feeling sorry for yourself, there are a few fast and easy ways to overcome burnout at the office, says Sevenshift CEO, McKinsey senior adviser, and former McKinsey partner Caroline Webb.<p>Her new book, …

The Best Way to Organize Your Email

<i>Regain your time, attention, and energy from the email machine.</i><p>I've been studying the problem of email overload and compulsive email checking for a couple of years now. The problem is massive, but totally solvable.<p>Fortunately, over the years I've devised a way to organize email that works. I've …

Marie Kondo's tips for organizing your kitchen

Professional organizer Marie Kondo has seemingly taken over the world — or at least the closet of someone you know — in the past year. Her bestselling book "The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up" is 213 compelling pages about, you guessed it, the art of tidying.<p>In Kondo's newest book, "Spark Joy," …

Minimalism