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Forget Dating Sites, Try Facebook Instead To Find the One

Online dating can be so stressful – filling out the profile and keeping up with all the interactions can feel like a job – so it’s no surprise that …

3 Food Combos That Lead to Bloating (And What to Eat Instead!)

It's not just what you eat—it's what you eat together.<p>You know that certain foods can lead to bloating, like super salty stuff and carbonated drinks (we're looking at you, Diet Coke). But it turns out that certain food <i>combinations</i> have a similar effect. Nadya Andreeva, a certified wellness coach …

Nutrition

Chia seeds contain 7.5 times the omega-3 content of salmon, as well as the highest protein content of any edible seed

(NaturalNews) A close relative of sage, chia (<i>Salvia hispanica</i>) has long been a major food crop of indigenous peoples from modern-day Mexico up …

Here Are a Bunch of Year-End Tax Moves To Do Now So Your April Isn't Horrible

<i>This time of year typically brings holiday parties, family time and, consequently, excessive drinking, which leaves little time for visits with your tax attorney. Still, it's crucial to use the year's final weeks to financially plan for year-end so that you can ensure you're doing everything you</i> …

What's the Best Way to Organize My Bookmarks?

If you're like most of us, you've probably spent years building up a collection of bookmarks in your browser. So how do you go about taming that …

Productivity

How I Learned to Stop Procrastinating, & Love Letting Go

‘People have a hard time letting go of their suffering. Out of a fear of the unknown, they prefer suffering that is familiar.’ <b>~Thich Nhat Hanh</b><p>The end …

Oprah.com

Reality TV

Steve Jones : How do you prioritize your day?

“I prioritize my day, by focusing on the things that are most tangible and that are going to result in the best overall success for the business. Whether it is coming across an unexpected moment in the field, on the way to film something else, and taking the time to set up and capture the moment. …

A Question That Can Change Your Life

For years I’ve exercised every day — doing weights, cardio, yoga — but despite my continuous effort, I haven’t seen much change.<p>Until a few months ago.<p>Recently, my body has changed. My muscles are stronger, more defined, and I’ve lost five pounds along with a visible layer of fat. So what did I do …

Why do we make mistakes? Blame your brain, the original autocorrector

Does Siri make us lazy? Does Facebook make us lonely? Does Twitter make us stupid? Will Google Glass make twitching, distracted Glassholes of us all? If you've read a magazine, listened to a radio show, browsed (or clicked on) the non-fiction section of a bookstore (or Amazon) or been a sentient …

Your Career Won’t Be Predictable, And That’s A Good Thing

By Mitch Joel4 minute Read<p>To be an effective business leader (and this is, without question, the goal for those of us who want to still be employable …

Gerard Butler’s New Movie Uses Vine, And Also Your Help, For Marketing

FilmDistrict’s Gerard Butler White House action flick, <i>Olympus Has Fallen</i> has begun actively soliciting very short movie reviews through Vine. Viewers …

Matt Damon And Water.Org On Building A Winning YouTube Campaign: Toilet Striking

The campaign has at its core a humorous conceit: Damon, internationally renowned actor and person who excretes waste, was not going to use a toilet …

Old Spice’s Marketing Director Has A Tumblr, Is A Wolf Dog

Old Spice’s latest for new product line, The Wild Collection, picks up on a lupine theme and gets even loopier. Created by Wieden+Kennedy Portland, …

Call of Duty (Video Game)

A Social Map That Knows The Nearby Restaurants (Or Dry Cleaners) Your Friends Like

Mapping startup Citymaps thinks it has come up with the next level of utilitarian online maps: a vector-based mobile map with a built-in social …

Games To Educate Teens About Dating Violence

Apart from anything else, all the packing material started to dominate his living-room. “I figured I better start something a little less tangible,” …

Domestic Violence

The Most Honest States In The U.S.

The scenario: unmanned kiosks selling Honest Tea beverages were set up for a week in cities throughout all 50 states. Buyers were asked to contribute …

Short Hair

Robert Rodriguez On Creative Action: “You Don’t Have To Know Anything; You Just Have To Start”

Robert Rodriguez has been collaborating with his children for years. In fact, his son Racer Rodriguez was credited with developing the story for <i>The</i> …

The Heinz Beanz Flavor Experience Gives the “Musical” Food New Meaning

The Cheddar Cheese beans come with a bowl designed to resemble a yellow cheese wheel. The Garlic & Herbs bowl resembles a garlic bulb and is …

Street Artist JR Creates iPad App to Help You Track Down His Work

JR’s most famous pieces are black-and-white lithograph portraits that are pasted at odd places. Some of these places include actual galleries in …

Lock Your Doors: As Climate Change Increases, So Does Violence

“The climate acted as the last straw that broke the camel’s back,” paleoclimatologist Hai Chang told <i>Scientific American</i> then.<p>The weather recorded in …

Inf-Ho-Graphic: A Precisely Plotted Map of Area Codes In Which Ludacris Has “Hoes”

About 12 years ago, a young Southern rapper named Ludacris gussied up the <i>Rush Hour 2</i> soundtrack with an ode to his far-flung harem of waiting mistresses. “Area Codes” is less a song than a melodic list of locations throughout the continental United States in which Luda has established benefits with …

Career Accelerator 7/16/2013

The Case for Paying People More

McDonald’s and Walmart, the two biggest private-sector employers in the U.S., don’t pay their workers much. This more or less eternal truth is making one of its increasingly frequent appearances in the news this week. McDonald’s is catching flak for a “sample monthly budget” for employees that sets …

Don’t Make New Hires Conform; Instead, Focus on Their Individual Strengths

Newly hired employees of an Indian call center were at least <b>60% less</b> likely to leave within a period of a few months if they went through an onboarding process that, instead of emphasizing conformity, focused on their individual strengths, for example by highlighting what was “unique” about them, …

The Two-Minute Game that Reveals How People Perceive You

We often write about B-school research findings in this space. Now we’re going to let you take part. This video, presented by Harvard Business School associate professor Michael Norton, is a game. In fact, it’s the same game Norton used in research he recently conducted, so when you play the game …

Craft a Sustainable Career

Imagine crafting a sustainable career for yourself. Year after year, you perform work that makes full use of your skills and challenges you to develop new ones. Your work not only interests you, it gives you a sense of meaning. You enjoy opportunities for learning and development. You work with …