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The Best Summer Reads of All Time

Entertaining does not have to be synonymous with trash. Some on this list are serious, some are funny, and some will keep you up all night. But all …

The New Rules of Business Casual Style

How to look your best in a not-so-dressed-up office.<p>It used to be that if you were a man who worked in an office, you wore a suit and tie. Simple (if a little boring). Then came casual Friday. Now, even banks have relaxed their dress codes to allow for business casual. Which is great news. Unless, …

The 24 Rules for Success Left Behind by a Legendary Wall Street Banker

14. "Have some fun—but not all the time!"<p>Richard Jenrette, who co-founded the investment bank Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette in 1959, spent four …

Wall Street

9 Easy Home Improvements You Can Make for Under $100

They may cost less than $100, but they'll make your room look like a million bucks.<p>Even if we’re not committing every weekend to home renovations, …

The 50 best iPhone games

In-App Purchases

20 great lake and mountain holidays in Europe

<b>Trail running,</b> <b>Dolomites, Italy</b><p><b>Stay</b> Mountain huts<b><br>Suits</b> Hardened runners<br>It sounds easy: “Cruising over rocky passes and through lush meadows.” But runners on this holiday in the Dolomites will have to concentrate hard on their footwork: the scenery of this limestone wonderland is so beautiful it …

European Travel

What are nits, and why are they important for your next TV?

If you've read any TV reviews lately, or anything about modern TV technology, you've likely come across the term "nit."<p>The short version is that it's a colloquial term for a unit of brightness. That description might be enough for you. Lots of nits = lots of brightness, which helps the image look …

Televisions

The Biggest Myths About the Resurrection

Everyone has their opinion about what happened that day even if, in many cases, they’re missing some facts.<p>Today is Easter Sunday, the day when …

The 10 Best Men's Colognes for Under $50

You don't have to spend a lot to smell great.<p>Cologne is a great thing to have in your grooming arsenal. For one thing, your fragrance does wonders for both your own self-confidence. For another? It can go a long way in keeping things friendly with any interactions in which someone is close enough …

8 best TVs under $1,000

Everything You Should Know About Happy Relationships in One Infographic

From communication to intimacy, this data visual has it all covered.<br>Read More

Happiness

How to Tell Whether You Have a Cold or the Flu

Here’s a common dilemma: You wake up feeling lousy and debate whether to call in sick with the flu or chalk up your symptoms to the common cold and …

How to Ace Your Interview

Let’s say you followed my advice on resumes and cover letters. If it worked, you’re very welcome. Or, if you disregarded what I said and wrote a …

Food, beaches, walks, adventure … and romance: our 10 best travel stories of 2017

Europe’s hidden coasts: Costa de Prata, Portugal<p>For an experience of Portugal away from the droves of tourists that go there every summer, we headed to its central coast, where the Atlantic roars into empty beaches lined with delicious seafood restaurants.<p>Portugal’s Centro region is baffling. It’s …

Columbia River

Seven Things You Must Do On LinkedIn At The End Of Each Year

Once a year, there is some maintenance you should do on LinkedIn to make sure things are up-to-date. I suggest doing this every December so you start the new year fresh, with an updated profile and networking strategy. Here are the 7 most important actions to take:<p><b>1. Update your photo.</b><p>Changing your …

Google Search

8 Gorgeous Vacation Spots to Help You De-Stress in 2018

Find a perfect place to unwind this year.<p>This year has been a roller coaster for Americans, many of whom are feeling more stressed—particularly about …

National Parks

The Best Cities In The World For Nightlife (And Parties)...

Just don’t forget the Advil…<p>Whether it’s bars, clubs, pubs, festivals or anything else, some cities have it all. This post is not for the weary, or …

Sin City

Waking Up to the Gift of ‘Aliveness’

A few weeks ago, I found a surprising line in my lecture notes. I don’t know how long it had been there or how it got in. I don’t remember having written it or even having seen it before. It said, “The goal of life, for Pascal, is not happiness, peace, or fulfillment, but <i>aliveness</i>.” I believe the …

Harvard

The 10 Best #MondayMotivations We Saw In 2017

Let these guys serve as your inspiration for the new year<p>Mondays are rough, there's not doubt about it. You've just had an awesome weekend away from the stresses of work—maybe you just hung out and watched some Netflix or maybe you went on an adventurous hike. Either way, getting back to the daily …

How to Increase Mental Toughness: 4 Secrets From Navy SEALs and Olympians

Know what’s really interesting? Learning how Navy SEALs build mental toughness to handle deadly situations.<p>Know what else is really interesting? …

How Your Diet Should Change In Your 20s, 30s, 40s, and 50s

Here's our decade-by-decade guide on how you can eat healthy for life<p>Let's face it: you're not the same person you were in your 20s. As you age, everything from your brain to your metabolism to your penis slows down. Your body is constantly changing over time, so the food you put on your plate …

How to Stop Your Stomach From Growling So Damn Loud

Why does it always happen in that all-staff meeting?<p>You’re not famished, but it happens anyway—that ferocious stomach growl that fills up the silence in a work meeting. Or on a date, or during a job interview, or pretty much anytime it’s super inconvenient for your belly to sound like it’s hosting …

The 5 Best Snacks to Fuel Your Workout

These pre-workout snacks will fill you up without making you feel sluggish<p>You might usually chug a protein shake after your workout. But how often do you really pay attention to what you’re eating before you go to the gym? Whether your goal is to bulk up or slim down, a pre-workout snack provides …

What you need to know before buying an EV

It's an exciting time for the automotive world. Over the past 15 years, cars have gone from relatively dumb machines that get us to our destinations to electrified, connected gadgets. In the coming decade, the technology being developed by traditional automakers and nascent upstarts will not only …

Should You Quit Your Job? Not if Your Boss Does These 5 Important Things Daily

If you're on the fence about your job, pay close attention to whether your boss shows these leadership signs.<p>Over the years, I've witnessed some atrocious examples of leadership both as a member of executive teams in former companies as well as coaching executives to be more effective since going …

Leadership

4 Moves That Push the Boundaries of a Standard Pushup

Challenge your upper-body next time you hit the gym<p>If you're looking to pump your arms and chest, look no further. This workout from trainer Andy Speer, creator of the Anarchy Arms workout program, will get you the results you want. Sure, there are other chest exercises like bench presses, but …

Blast Fat Like a UFC Fighter With This Equipment-Free Workout

It's 10 of your favorite workouts, 10 times, for 10 rounds<p>If you travel frequently for work, you know how hard it is to find the time to work out. Even if you’re lucky enough to stay in a hotel with a gym, it’s probably busy, dirty, or lacks the equipment you need to get the workout you want.<p>We’re …

18 Cool Gifts For Your Boyfriend That He'll Actually Like

Secure your place as his favorite person in the world.<p>Stumped on what to get the coolest guy in your life for the holidays? We’ve got you covered.<p>Below, 18 hip and handy gifts your boyfriend is sure to appreciate.

What's Better For Building Muscle: Morning Workouts or Evening Ones?

Experts break down whether timing really matters<p>Maybe you thrive on working out as the sun rises. Or perhaps you prefer to spend happy hour pumping iron. As long as you’re hitting the gym on the regular, you’re reaping the maximum amount of muscle-building benefits…right?<p>It’s a common question …