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Three things you should know about big data and analytics

Technology<p>The terms "big data" and "analytics" are widely used but often are not clearly defined. The explanations presented here will help managers …

Best Men's Colognes - 30 Of The Greatest Fragrances Ever

It’s men’s cologne time, baby. Now that we’re well into the year, we’re due for another round-up of the best scents for men. This year’s selection …

Summer Reading List: 60+ Books That Are Becoming Movies

Summertime means that there is plenty of downtime for reading new books, whether it's because you're going on vacation or because you're just spending less time watching TV. For the avid readers among us, we're always on the hunt for the next fix. It's particularly fun to read a book that you know …

Books

10 Of The Best Books Of Summer 2015

So many books, so few hours at the beach! Get your summer reading on with these 10 great novels that will take you near and far, from the present to the past. Don't forget the sunscreen!<p>What books are you reading this summer?<p><b>Luckiest Girl Alive</b> by Jessica Knoll<p>From Amazon: "With a singular voice …

8 Books Warren Buffett Tells Millionaires to Read

The billionaire icon's must-reads will make you deeply skeptical about Wall Street, and more confident of your own investment abilities.<p>I've previously posted reading recommendations from Steve Jobs, Bill Gates and Elon Musk, all of whom are legendary high tech entrepreneurs. Warren Buffett is a …

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Best holiday reads 2015

Summer reading,Fiction,History,Poetry,Thrillers,Crime fiction,House and garden,AS Byatt,David Mitchell,Toni Morrison,Jeremy Paxman,Sebastian Faulks,John Banville,Jackie Kay,Alexander McCall Smith,Ken Follett,Harper Lee,Elena Ferrante,Blake Morrison,Philip Hensher,Mark Haddon,George Eliot,Ian …

Books

The fitness apps that gave me six-pack abs

I saw my six pack for the first time at the age of 40. Prior to that, my abs had been hidden behind a thick layer of fat that I’d built up over years of living a sedentary geek lifestyle. The only exercise I got was racing to be first in line at the Apple Store for a product launch.<p>Then one day, a …

You should never diet again: The science and genetics of weight loss

To maintain a new weight, you have to fight evolution. You have to fight biology. And you have to fight your brain<p>I’ve given you the bad news: diets fail in the long run. Now, let’s try to understand why.<p>In social psychology we often say that if you find that most people behave in the same way, …

The Clog's guide to spices

When following a recipe, there is usually an abundance of spices and herbs, but many times we absentmindedly pour the spice in without taking time to …

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Ultimate Summer Road Trip: San Francisco to Los Angeles

Cruise along the Pacific Coast Highway<p>The 450-mile stretch of Pacific Coast Highway between San Francisco and Los Angeles is one of America's most iconic road trips. And for good reasons: vast beaches, towering mountains and uninterrupted views of the Pacific guide you down the California …

4 Steps to Dispel a Bad Mood

You know you’re in a bad mood. You know it’s hurting your performance at work. But how do you get yourself out of it?<p>We investigated how 740 leaders tried to solve this problem for themselves, and we presented their best practices in a previous HBR article. But when we took a deeper look, we …

Mindfulness

10 free and incredibly useful Android apps that you can't get on the iPhone

But since Android lets app makers do certain things that Apple prohibits, there are a few exclusive options that stand out.<p>From launchers that make it easier to access important information straight from the home screen, to apps that help you find files buried in your phone, here are some of the …

50 Must-Read Personal Development Bloggers That’ll Change Your Life

Tired of reading the same blogs over and over? Looking for fresh articles to read? A new angle on your favorite personal development topics? I got …

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13 graphic novels every memoir lover should read

Looking for a book that offers something different — something a little more rooted in reality? These graphic novel memoirs are as lively and …

Graphic Novels

The 15 Grossest Things You Might Be Eating

You'll be seriously disturbed by the secret ingredients lurking in your pantry.<p><i>This article was written by Leah Zerbe and repurposed with permission from Rodale News.</i><p>Unfortunately, gross food has become the norm in most supermarkets, with packaged food ingredient lists reading more like chemistry …

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Get More Done in Less Time with Effective Time Management

Description<p>Time is a funny thing - an abstract concept, yet it plays such an important role in all of our lives. It's one of those rare things that …

#TheLIST: The New Places to Honeymoon in 2015

Our picks for the the hottest untapped romantic getaways.<p>A honeymoon is meant to be anything but typical and, let's face it, a little about bragging rights. Tried-and-true standbys may work for any old holiday, but this special trip should be once in a lifetime. For the newly-engaged couple or …

100 Quick Weight-Loss Tips

Small, simple changes can lead to major results.<p><i>This article was written by Jenny Sugar and repurposed with permission from POPSUGAR Fitness.</i><p>Losing weight is a journey composed of a million healthy choices we make each day. So keep these 100 tips in mind to continue on that healthy path, little by …

Star Wars' Aftermath trilogy will tell us what really happened after Return of the Jedi

Beginning this September, the Star Wars Aftermath trilogy of novels will chronicle the events after <i>Return of the Jedi</i> and fill in the blanks between that film and the upcoming movie <i>The Force Awakens</i>, according to a post on the franchise's official site today.<p>Chuck Wendig (<i>Blackbirds</i>, <i>Mockingbird</i>,</i> …

Gretchen Rubin: How To Create Healthy Workplace Habits

I recently caught up with Gretchen Rubin on her book tour. Rubin is the author of several books, including the blockbuster <i>New York Times</i> bestsellers, <i>The Happiness Project</i> and <i>Happier at Home.</i> Her new book that was released today is called <i>Better Than Before</i>. She has sold more than two million copies …

Do These 9 Things And You'll Never Need Couples' Therapy

Marriage counselors spill their secrets (and save you a fortune on therapy bills).<p>The honeymoon may be over, but there are ways to keep the good feelings and fun times rolling—and to weather the inevitable storms without totally sinking. We talked to relationship experts who have tons of experience …

Top 10 Headphone Myths

The past few years has seen an explosion in the popularity of headphones. Not surprisingly, dozens (if not hundreds) of companies have leapt into the market. Despite the tremendous amount of marketing might and money (or perhaps because of), myths persist when it comes to many aspects of headphones.<p>…

Maria Menounos' 6 Essential Rules for Weight Loss

We already shared the Maria Menounos weight loss story with you. Now she wants you to know more. For Maria, author of <i>The EveryGirl's Guide to Diet</i> …

Super Sikh: a superhero in a turban fighting injustice and ignorance

He loves Elvis, hates the Taliban and a Kickstarter campaign for the comic book reached its target in 27 hours – so can Deep Singh also fight prejudice in America?<p>When a group of Sikh children were asked who their favourite superheroes are, the answers were barely surprising: Iron Man, Batman, …

Comic Books

Lose Your Belly with Just Two Exercise Moves

Seriously!<p>A couple of month's ago, <i>Men's Health</i> asked Alwyn Cosgrove, C.S.C.S.—one of the world's top trainers—to create a cutting-edge fat loss program for <i>Men's Health</i>. And, of course, he obliged. But a curious thing: One of the workouts in the plan featured just two exercises.<p>That's right: When …