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Oprah Winfrey Uses the Same 3 Sentences to Get Every Meeting Off to the Perfect Start

Many meetings limp to a start. The group sits waiting for people to straggle in late. Others want to keep chatting about "important" but unrelated topics: The dreaded "since I have you here" move that turns the group's agenda into a personal one. Still others keep texting and emailing while the …

Oprah Winfrey

Look No Further: These 10 Healthy Fats Were Practically Made For the Keto Diet

Just like how the Mediterranean Diet claimed 2017's top spot for most talked-about diet, the ketogenic diet has taken over in 2018. It seems like …

Ketogenic Diet

10 Ideas for Designing a Meadow Garden

What Is a Meadow Garden?<p>A meadow garden is an environmentally-friendly alternative to a turf lawn. Primarily planted with unthirsty grasses, meadows …

Environmentally Friendly

A Fitness Coach Posted This Pyramid to Show What to Prioritize For Fat Loss

You've committed to losing weight, so you do what you think is best — you cut calories and get your cardio on. But, as a certified strength and conditioning specialist, Sohee Lee (@soheefit on Instagram), said in a recent post, "This is backwards!"<p>Instead of living on lettuce and doing endless …

Body Fat

DIY Home Improvement Fixes That Cost $10 or Less

From silencing a squeaky door to cleaning out a clogged drain, here are 13 cheap and easy repairs you can do yourself—instead of waiting around for your landlord or paying a handyman to do the job.<p>Not many people would publicly admit they blew $1,000 on a new appliance when all they needed to do …

Home Improvement

What you do is not why you do it – Finding your purpose at work

<b>Simon Sinek</b> is a bestselling author and leadership expert whose TED Talk, “How Great Leaders Inspire Action,” has been viewed over 40 million times, …

The 37 most inspiring leadership quotes I know

No one can deny the power of a good quote. They motivate and inspire us to be our best.<p>Here are 37 of my absolute favorites:<p>1. “<b>I alone cannot change</b> …

Albert Einstein

There are no ‘barriers to entry’ –  The only thing stopping you is you

Do you want to know the surest way to fail? It’s to begin doing something, think you’re not succeeding, then give up and blame other people or …

Success

Microsoft acquires Lobe, a drag-and-drop AI tool

Microsoft today announced that is has acquired Lobe, a startup that lets you build machine learning models with the help of a simple drag-and-drop interface. Microsoft plans to use Lobe, which only launched into beta earlier this year, to build upon its own efforts to make building AI models …

Machine Learning

12 Documents to Organize Now—Before It's Too Late

Don't leave a burden for your next of kin.<p>1 Will<p>Getty Images<p><b>Why you need it:</b> To choose an executor and spell out your final wishes for how your estate should be distributed after you die.<p><b>What happens without it:</b> You die "intestate" and your assets go through probate, where your state's intestacy …

How to prepare your iPhone for a trade-in program

Now is the best time to get credit for your iPhone<p>How’s that iPhone in your pocket feeling? Old? Outdated? Just fine, but you want to trade it in anyway? September’s always the time people start thinking about trading your current iPhone in and upgrading to a new device, but aside from financing or …

Mobile Technology

Microsoft rebrands, repositions Visual Studio Team Services as Azure DevOps

Three months after acquiring GitHub, Microsoft is rebranding and repositioning its VSTS coding collaboration service as 'Azure DevOps,'<p>For those who …

Software Development

Why Design Thinking Works

Occasionally, a new way of organizing work leads to extraordinary improvements. Total quality management did that in manufacturing in the 1980s by combining a set of tools—kanban cards, quality circles, and so on—with the insight that people on the shop floor could do much higher level work than …

Design Thinking

These Are The Disruptive Technologies That Will Affect Your Industry

Disruption is a hard subject to cover sometimes. The change, the intersections, the arguments about what is and is not disruption. Often it is helpful to step back and really see what is happening, where things are going and who is doing what. Richard Watson, a leading futurist and scenarios …

Imperial College London

Leadership Expert Simon Sinek on the Importance of Finding Your Tribe | Heleo

“Whoever thinks they can do this thing called ‘life’ by themselves is kidding themselves.”<p><b>READ ON TO DISCOVER:</b><p><i>The key leadership habit that Nelson</i> …

Nelson Mandela

Make Slow Cooker Basil Chicken in Coconut Curry Tonight

Kitchn's Delicious Links column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Cooking

33 Of The Best New York City Shops That You Can ALSO Shop Online

Going to NYC anytime soon? Bookmark this post. Not going to NYC anytime soon? Still bookmark this post.<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items</i> …

Warby Parker

How to Tell Your Team That Organizational Change Is Coming

From time to time, every leader has to deliver news that is hard for employees to hear. Even when businesses are doing well, organizational and structural change is to be expected, and acquisitions, reorganizations, or policy changes can affect people’s jobs in ways that create feelings of fear, …

Management

This $3 Trader Joe's Find Is My Secret Weapon for Quick Meals — Kitchn Obsessions

When it comes to adding a good, filling, healthy, and affordable protein to a meal, there's nothing easier than peeling open a tin of smoked trout. …

Cooking

This European Trend Might Become the Future of Open Kitchens — Kitchen Design

Open kitchens are mainstays these days, as many Americans want homes that are airy and welcoming versus closed off and formal. But an open layout …

Kitchens

How to Roll Over Your 401(k): Your 4 Main Options and Their Pros and Cons

Let's take this one by one.<p>The 401(k) system has a lot of shortcomings. It emerged as a more cost effective alternative to defined benefit plans like …

Retirement

How to Create the Perfect Landing Page for your Email Marketing Campaign

With 50% of customers preferring to hear from brands through emails, and 85% of promotional emails reaching the customer’s inbox now, it has become …

Marketing

Unmortgage scores £10M seed round to offer ‘part-own, part-rental’ housing

“Unmortgage enables everyone to live in the home they want to, that’s our mission,” Unmortgage co-founder and CEO Ray Rafiq-Omar tells me. “We do that by allowing people to buy as little as five percent of a home and rent the rest. So there’s no mortgage involved, hence the name Unmortgage”.<p>The …

Housing

Google’s Touring Bird is a travel tool to help vacationers find free activities in new cities

If you find yourself in a new city without a strategy<p>Google’s incubator Area 120 is at it again with a new tool to help you find vacation activities. The tool, called Touring Bird, is a website designed for mobile that lists tours, attractions, and activities to do in popular travel destinations. …

Cities

How To Change Your Diet And Exercise Routine If You Have Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

A trainer and a doctor weigh in.<p>PCOS - polycystic ovary syndrome - is one of the most common hormonal disorders for women. In fact, 5-10% of women have PCOS, although 1 in 5 may have polycystic ovaries (me included!).*<p>But when you've been diagnosed with the syndrome, no matter how severe your …

Women's Health

Do You Sit All Day? Here are 7 Easy Living Room Stretches

When you're hunched over a desk for hours on end, you're likely to feel tight in a number of places by the time you head home. Sure, a "desk job" …

Yoga

This charming Czech region is one of Europe's best-kept secrets

Wine is just one reason to visit<p>The Czech Republic is more than Prague. Three hours south lie the less-traveled villages, vineyards and castles of …

5 ways you can boost your happiness at work (without putting in your 2 weeks notice)

Remember the first day at your new job? You arrived at work starry-eyed and hopeful—from your cool new coworkers to your cute cubicle, everything …

10 ways to make your direct reports more efficient

As a leadership development expert, one of the things I find that managers struggle with the most is when direct reports don’t meet their performance …

Employment

The 8 best questions to put on your next one-on-one meeting agenda

#1: How’s life?<p>On the surface, this doesn’t seem like a significant question to ask. After all, some managers default to asking this question as a …

Self-help