Nichole Ossa

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20-something small, portable campers for backwoods living

Perhaps it's just that we've been paying closer attention to the segment lately, but we've seen a surge of innovative, small camper hardware over the …

If You Sit at a Computer All Day This Mobility Exercise Will Change Your Life in 30 Seconds

If you're like me, you probably spend a lot of time in front of a computer screen.<p>In fact, you probably spend a lot of time in a hunched over position. Whether it's sitting at a desk, in a car, or on the couch, the default position for many people is shoulders forward, hips flexed, back slightly …

Hips

21 Gorgeous Documentaries Everyone Should Stream Right Now

Knowledge, man.<p>There are only so many hours in the week you can spend streaming old episodes of "Seinfeld," staring at a glowing screen while the faint echo of a bird tweeting reminds you that life on the other side of your apartment window still exists. Netflix is THE BEST, but even the purest of …

The 50 Best Tips to Get Your Home Super Organized

Your mess is simply no match for these helpful solutions.<p>Your mess is simply no match for these helpful solutions.

Wall Art

Five Stupid Rules That Drive Great Employees Away

It is hard to unlearn the messages that we have heard repeated since we were children. One of them is “Business is a stiff and formal place. To be human and spontaneous is fun, but it isn’t professional!”<p>Some organizations understand the connection between passion and performance, but a lot of them …

Exercise, Working Out at Desk, Office

Treadmill desks have been gaining popularity again among women with offices—and deep pockets. And while they definitely can help increase your physical activity at the office, a recent study shows that they have one major drawback: decreased productivity. We found eight less distracting items to …

How to Improve Your Landscape Photography

Landscape photography is indubitably one of the most popular sectors of photography. But from beautiful to stunning, jaw-dropping landscape images is …

Landscape Photography

Nine Brain-Aging “Sins” That Kill Your Competitive Edge

It’s Monday morning, and Michael, a senior executive at a global telecommunications company, faces the week utterly exhausted. Only 38, he’s been a …

5 leadership lessons you should learn as early as possible

There are leadership courses and leadership seminars which can improve your abilities to delegate and manage strategies and teams on a high level, but there's no real substitute for experience.<p>Some professionals go their entire lives without grasping the most important fundamentals of excellent …

Leadership

15 Signs You Will Become A Great Leader

Ryan Wiggins<p>Read full profile<p>Throughout the ages, great leaders have forged new societies, built great companies and advanced progress toward social …

Emotional Intelligence

The 1 Thing That Will Ultimately Determine Your Success as a Leader

Leadership is a complex endeavor, but it doesn’t have to be complicated.We tend to make things more complicated than they need to be and that’s …

Self-improvement

15 Little Things You Can Do Every Day that You Never Knew Could Make You Smarter

Why do you look for tips, tricks and ideas to hack your life? Why do you test new and exciting products and theories so that you can produce at more …

Productivity

Four Daily Habits Of A Good Boss

A lot of factors go in to making someone an effective leader, but establishing these habits is a good start.<p>Consistency is key, and a strong leader stands firm in what they practice. Each day, great people wake up and follow a specific personal routine that pushes them to be the best entrepreneur …

The 7 Reasons That Science Says You Should Pay For Experience, Not Things

By James Wallman9 minute Read<p>Your big travel plans might seem like a waste of money. What will you come back with, besides some photos on your phone …

Happiness

Best New Sunscreens for Summer

If we—and basically every expert we've ever talked to—could give only one piece of beauty advice, it would be to <i>always</i> wear sunscreen. You know this. We know this. And yet many of us still make excuses for not slathering it on every day. Check out the most common excuses below, and see the new …

Skin Care

7 Simple Methods To Fight Against Your Unconscious Biases

What you think you believe and what your unconscious associations reveal about your beliefs are often very different.<p>I believe in the power of women to build inspiring careers in all types of fields.<p>At least, that’s what I <i>thought</i> I believed. It’s what my conscious mind thinks, at least.<p>My …

This one map shows that the fight for LGBT rights is not over

WHEN I WAS A KID, the Civil Rights era seemed impossibly far away. I’d been born in the 80’s, twenty years after the Civil Rights and Voting Rights …

6 Important Things To Know About How Your Brain Learns

<i>This post originally appeared on the Crew blog.</i><p>Whether you want to learn a new language, learn to cook, take up a musical instrument, or just get more out of the books you read, it helps to know how your brain learns.<p>While everyone learns slightly differently, we do have similarities in the way our …

University of California

New report: Cholesterol in food not a concern

<b>(CNN) —</b> For more than a week, speculation has been running rampant. Here's how it all started.<p>On February 10, The Washington Post published a headline that got a good amount of attention: "The U.S. government is poised to withdraw longstanding warnings about cholesterol."<p>Every five years, the …

Public Health

The Year in Pictures: A Photographic Journey around the world

What a year! My passion is photography, and I have been lucky enough to travel the world photographing some of the most beautiful and unique places …

Lake Superior