Anna Reed

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Are Bosses Necessary?

A radical experiment at Zappos may herald the emergence of a new, more democratic kind of organization.<p>Deeply strange reports have been emerging from the Las Vegas headquarters of Zappos, until recently the world’s happiest shoe store. This spring, by order of the CEO, Tony Hsieh, the company …

Nurse Confessions: Don’t Get Sick in July

A secret look inside how America’s health care system actually works.<p>Welcome to the land of health care’s 1 percent. During the four years I spent interviewing and following nurses for my book, I was continually astonished by the red carpet some hospitals rolled out for certain classes of patients. …

50 Adorable Dogs Who Shared Their Family's Pregnancy News In The Best Way

Prior to welcoming home a new baby, many moms and dads were already parents to their adorable pet dogs. So when it came time to announce their pregnancy news, it made perfect sense to let the cuddly canines do the honors.<p>We asked the HuffPost Parents Facebook community<p>for their pregnancy …

What does the length of your fingers say about you?

And you thought the difference between your index finger and your ring finger didn't matter ...<p>Take a look at your fingers. Would you believe me if I …

Weddings

Why do we get sleep in our eyes?

Our eyes fill up with gunk as we sleep, but what is it? As Jason G Goldman discovers, the stuff has a more important job than it seems.<p>The first thing I do when I wake up each morning is look at the long list of notifications that have silently accumulated on my phone as I slept. The second thing I …

10 foods you should never, ever eat

Why you might want to skip canned coconut milk and 9 other commonly consumed comestibles.<p>In a world of constant admonitions to eat this and not that, …

How to Lose a Job in 10 Ways

I have never been a fan of the term "dream job," because as a job search newbie your goal should be to get the right job, not the dream job. The reality of your first job search is that right out of college, you may be laced with unrealistic expectations. Generation Y and Z, the college kids and …

E-books 'damage sleep and health,' doctors warn

<b>If you curl up under the duvet with an e-book for a bedtime read then you are damaging your sleep and maybe your health, US doctors have warned.</b><p>A team from Harvard Medical School compared reading paper books and light-emitting e-readers before sleep.<p>They found it took longer to nod off with a …

The 9 Most Overlooked Threats to a Marriage

I feel bad for marital communication, because it gets blamed for everything. For generations, in survey after survey, couples have rated marital communication as the number one problem in marriage. It's not.<p>Marital communication is getting a bad rap. It's like the kid who fights back on the …

Find Your Perfect Sunscreen Match, Thank Us Later

<i>By Petra Guglielmetti,</i> SELF<p>You want an SPF 30. But which one? ID your major issue to find a smart pick.<p><i>Photo credit: Robert Mitra</i><p><b>If you break out...</b><p>An oil-free, noncomedogenic (won't clog pores) lotion that promises a nongreasy or matte finish is your best bet. "It will have oil-absorbing …

7 Myths About Homeless People Debunked

Homelessness is on the rise in cities across the country, although there are many aspects of it that are changing. Field workers and homeless advocates have had to switch gears to accommodate the new and evolving needs of the homeless. Here are 7 things you think about homeless people that are not …

8 awesome urban chicken coops

Mozambique<p>We're a little light on the details on this coop but we had to include it because it was so rustically beautiful. Located in Humbe in the …

Mozambique

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