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What’s Causing Career Burnout + How You Can Avoid It

Ever feel like you just <i>can’t</i> with your job anymore? Is your once dream job now your worst nightmare? If you only have that feeling occasionally, you probably don’t need to worry, but if you’re feeling stressed and frustrated at work every single day, you might be experiencing career burnout. The …

Sustainability

‘Harry Potter’ is back — and so is the bookstore hoopla we haven’t seen since 2007

On Saturday night, bookstores across the country will do something they haven’t done in a long while: Fling open their doors to host late-night parties for masses of Muggles looking to get their Harry Potter fix.<p>The last time booksellers were revving the hype machine for a new title in J.K. …

Books

20 beautiful secret British beaches

Stretching for thousands of miles, with uninhabited islands and unseen inlets, our coast is the greatest tract of untouched wilderness left in Britain today. This is a Narnia where untouched sands lie as fresh as snow, sea caves beckon you to enter and vast stretches of marram grass dunes hide …

Scotland

How to successfully manage creative projects

A hot cup of tea or coffee and your favorite designer notebook at your side. Your to-do list carefully prioritized in your favorite task management app. All your favorite design apps are open and the warm glow of your computer monitor beckons your masterful, creative brilliance. It’s time to get …

Project Management

Donald Trump’s Better Half

How Ivanka rose to the top of the Trump clan, became her dad's indispensable adviser and was picked to introduce him at the RNC.<p>Back in 1990, when her parents broke up, a split that spawned hundreds of headlines in the tabloids of New York, Ivanka Trump was eight years old. Her younger brother …

Donald Trump

3 Things That Pokémon Go Says About the Future of Technology

It is hard to think of another app that has reached such high levels of awareness only a little over a week after its release. <i>Pokémon Go</i> is all the …

Facebook, Twitter, And Breaking News’ Special Relationship

Twitter and Facebook can stand alone, but each is weaker on its own.<p>For years, Facebook and Twitter have been at odds over news. But if we’ve learned anything in the past week it might be that it’s not clear that either service has to lose for the other to win. Twitter and Facebook present two …

What The Brexit Vote Has Done To The U.K. Economy

Two weeks after the vote, the British pound is at a new low, consumer confidence has plunged, and analysts predict a U.K. recession.<p>A lot has happened politically: Prime Minister David Cameron said he would resign, the head of the anti-EU U.K. Independence Party resigned, Conservative politician …

These Are the 5 Best TED Talks Ever, According to the Guy Who Runs TED

The event's boss names the talks that have taught him the most.<p>If you're a massive TED fan like me, you've probably watched a whole lot of the compelling talks by now. But when it comes to consuming all the insights TED has to offer, even the most dedicated enthusiasts can't hold a candle to Chris …

Andy Murray's Resilience on Display in Road Back to Wimbledon Title

Andy Murray's 2016 Wimbledon title represents another special link in his Hall of Fame career. The Scot never let up in squeezing big-serving Milos Raonic 6-4, 7-6(3), 7-6(2) on Sunday. It was the kind of dominance that flexed his mental toughness and completed his quest to be one of the most …

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7 Apps to Help Manage Your Money

Don't worry. Be appy.<p>YNAB<p>‘You Need a Budget’ app goes beyond just showing you what you spend money on, it aims to change your habits and behaviors. …

8 Tips on Selling Your Ideas to Influential People

First you need to get on their radar. From there, a handful of key characteristics will make them want to befriend you.<p>The most successful people in business often have friends in high places. Yes, it's certainly possible to get ahead purely with financial acumen, a product or service customers …

Leadership

Soon you'll be able to shop by taking photos of the stuff you want

Pinterest is experimenting with camera-search technology that will let users shop for items they photograph with their phones, reports The Wall Street Journal.<p>The new image discovery feature, which was tested this June, is meant to link users to retail sites so they can purchase items similar to …

Pinterest

How to Make Yourself Work (When You're Not in the Mood)

How to beat procrastination and get things done even when you don't feel like working.<p>Procrastination affects everyone. It sneaks up on most people when they're tired or bored, but for some, procrastination can be a full-fledged addiction. They avoid all day the work that is right in front of them, …

The Best Fitness Gear Of 2016

We tested the latest and greatest workout products. Here were the ones that rose above the rest<p>Skip scrolling through hundreds of online reviews for your next fitness tracker, workout shorts, running shoes, training system, or bike.<p>We tested a sporting goods store’s worth of gear and found the 19 …

How Will Brexit Actually Work?

It's complicated AF.<p>The UK has voted to leave the European Union. But what will that actually look like?<p>The UK will need to negotiate first the terms of withdrawing from the EU, and then a new trading arrangement with the remaining 27 EU member states. These are two separate deals. This much …

Is the EU referendum legally binding?

Parliament is sovereign and, if Brexit wins, Cameron will not be legally obliged to invoke the Lisbon treaty to start an EU exit<p>Britain votes to leave EU – live With no exit poll, when is the result announced?<p>The simple answer to the question as to whether the EU referendum is legally binding is …

The Brexit Vote Could Make This Woman Britain's Next Prime Minister

When U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron promised to call a referendum to decide Britain’s future in the European Union in January 2013, he said it was …

Can the EU survive Brexit?

The loss of one of its biggest members will at the very least force major changes on an embattled bloc already struggling to deal with growing populism, a migration crisis and economic woes.<p>In the long-run, "Brexit" may lead to other countries holding referendums, a far looser union, and possibly …

Europe

Brexit: What does it mean for you?

<i>Go here to follow CNN's coverage of the UK referendum live.</i><p><b>London (CNN) —</b> The results are in -- the British public has voted to leave the European Union.<p>So what does a Brexit look like for you? It depends who you are.<p>The Homeowner<p>The consensus among British property analysts appears to be that a …

United Kingdom

Britain has voted to leave the EU – what happens next?

Can the EU force the UK’s hand, what reception will Cameron face in Brussels this week - and what sort of settlement will ultimately emerge?<p>The UK’s historic decision to end its 43-year love-hate relationship with the European Union represents a turning point in British history to rank alongside …

How Britain backed a Brexit: the key moments of the night

Settling down to dinner in Downing Street with his closest aides on Thursday evening, David Cameron was in a confident mood.<p>According to insiders, the Prime Minister was “totally convinced” Remain had won the EU referendum by a comfortable margin of between seven and eight per cent. The bookies …

EU Leaders Tell The UK They Want Brexit To Happen Quickly

In the wake of the referendum vote, the remaining 27 member states plan to deliver a tough message to Britain: "We're sorry you're going, but life goes on" and "leave means leave".<p>European Union leaders will deliver a stark message to Britain on Friday morning that while they are sorry the UK has …

David Cameron to resign as prime minister in October as Britain votes Brexit

LONDON — David Cameron has announced that he will resign as prime minister in October as British people have voted to leave the European …

10 Snapchat accounts you need to follow right now

Snapchat is notorious for not having any kind of discovery feature.<p>However, with its rise to one of the most popular social networks out there it’s not keeping people from getting the app on their phone.<p>Maybe you’re new to the Snapchat game or haven’t been using it in a while. It could also be that …

The U.K. has voted for Brexit. Here’s what happens next.

After a bitter referendum campaign, the United Kingdom has voted for Brexit, making the decision to leave the European Union. This is the first time that the E.U. has lost a member and will have dramatic consequences for European politics. Although the United Kingdom has sometimes been an …

United Kingdom

6 takeaways on Britain’s shock vote

LONDON — British democracy is brutal.<p>Barely seven hours after polls closed Thursday night, the result was declared: Britain had voted to leave the …

How breakfast became known as 'the most important meal of the day'

What you may not know is the origin of this ode to breakfast: a 1944 marketing campaign launched by Grape Nuts manufacturer General Foods to sell more cereal.<p>During the campaign, which marketers named "Eat a Good Breakfast—Do a Better Job", grocery stores handed out pamphlets that promoted the …

Breakfast

No one cooks anymore

It’s one of the more remarkable switcheroos in US economic statistics in recent years.<p>For the last year, retail sales at US eating and drinking establishments have outrun those of grocery stores, upending a longstanding pattern in which the bulk of American spending on food occurred at the …

Nutrition