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A former McKinsey partner shares 4 techniques to finally get your email inbox under control

Sevenshift CEO, McKinsey senior adviser, and former McKinsey partner Caroline Webb says that if you're like most people, you're probably wasting hours every week. Thankfully, she has some solutions, she writes in her book "How to Have a Good Day," a collection of career best practices she's learned …

Tick bites linked to rising number of meat allergies

The painful reaction started in the middle of the night. September Norman of Hendersonville, Tennessee, remembers waking up “itching like a fiend.”<p>“I thought something had bitten me and I tried drinking water to flush it out,” she says. A couple of hours later, her lips and tongue swelled up. …

These 2 work-related stressors could make you die sooner

One report, using actuarial data, found that white-collar workers live longer than blue-collar workers.<p>Another study confirmed this, finding that high-income workers have longer life expectancy than low-income ones.<p>Does the the kind of job someone has contribute to, or detract from, their …

41 Dollar-Store Hacks Every Parent Should Know About

If you've got a dollar, you can make your life easier.

29 Halloween Costumes You Can Make With Three Things Or Fewer

Bookmark this and come back to it on the day of Halloween.

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6 Surefire Methods for Overcoming Procrastination

Many of us have goals -- a set of deep-down desires that we ultimately want to see realized. Yet, with each passing day, we can't find the energy to move forward. And, as the deadline approaches and passes for achieving our goals, we're no further ahead than where we started. Often, we might even …

10 Signs You're Under Too Much Stress

If you’ve ever been through a time in your life in which you were constantly stressed out, you probably felt less and less like “yourself” each day, …

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Behind The Scenes: Jake Gyllenhaal’s Bloody Truth On Beefing Up For Southpaw

All eyes were on the actor when he appeared on <i>The Ellen Show</i> back in April, and why not, Gyllenhaal jumped rope at lightning speed as a little sneak …

GOLD CRASHES, STOCKS NEAR ALL-TIME HIGHS: Here's what you need to know

First, the scoreboard:<p><b>Dow:</b> 18,100.41, +13.96, (0.08%)• <b><br>S&P 500:</b> 2,128.28, +1.64, (0.08%)• <b><br>Nasdaq:</b> 5,218.86, +8.72, (0.17%)<p>And now, the top stories on Monday:<p><b>DON'T MISS: Goldman's complete outlook for markets and the economy in one big slide »</b>

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14 incredibly preserved historic villages and towns around the world

The rich historical context they give us has led to their recognition by UNESCO as World Heritage Sites of cultural significance.<p>From Banská Štiavnica, Slovakia's oldest mining town, to South Korea's Yangdong and Hahoe villages, whose stunning landscape inspired 17th- and 18th-century poets, here …