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3 Ways Empathy Can Improve Your Life

Does it ever feel like people are all self-absorbed jerks? Like they’re not listening? Only in it for themselves?<p>You’re not crazy. Empathy is …

The Designer’s Guide to Building a Brand Story

Think about a product that you consistently, and quite happily, pay for. What does it allow you to do? Is there anything about this product that …

All Entrepreneurs Should Watch These 6 TED Talks Right Now | Inc.com

Some entrepreneurs are fortunate enough to have connected with a valuable mentor to guide them as they jumpstart a new business idea or venture. The wise words of a person who has walked the path before you can be a pivotal part of your success--but finding someone willing to coach you is not …

Entrepreneurship

How To Build A Brand Strategy Template

After years of consulting brands and entrepreneurs, I’ve heard lots of requests to make branding easier to understand.When people ask <b>about branding</b>, …

Marketing

How to Maximize Your Brand's Instagram Presence [Infographic]

Instagram - so hot right now.<p>The image-based social network has seen massive growth in the last 18 months - in January this year, Pew Research …

Rick and Morty

How to Get the Best Retailers to Stock Your Brand: Part 1

Want to get your brand stocked at retailers such as colette, END, Union and more?<p>Trying to get your brand into any retailer if you’re starting up is a difficult feat. Moreover, getting your brand into the highly-regarded retailers that are renowned for stocking the best products is near impossible, …

4 Steps To Finding Your Brand's Soul

So I’m sitting in the waiting room for 45 minutes and I can’t believe I’m still here.<p>I’m the kind of guy who hasn’t touched a piece of physical mail …

How to Effectively Brand Yourself -- Regardless of Your Budget

A brand isn't something only large, well-known companies have. It is a necessity for any person or business -- from freelancers to international e-commerce sites -- to establish themselves as an authority in their industry.<p>A brand is not just a logo; it's a reputation. It's a way to attract and …

Marketing

Why Has Apple Been Poaching Fashion Execs?

Before the launch of Apple’s Watch, the company made a slew of fashion and luxury hires. But the moves at the notoriously secretive Apple are about …

Yves Saint-Laurent

J. Crew is alienating its most important customers — here's why

Recently, Eliza Cohen, a J. Crew customer in her late 20s, wrote a letter to the brand, asking it to make changes to its clothing.<p>After reading the letter, we decided to check a nearby J. Crew store to see if the problems Cohen highlighted were easily visible.<p>They were.<p>A walk through a J. Crew …

J.Crew

13 words that have a different meaning in New York than anywhere else

Not everything has the same meaning in New York that it does in the rest of the country. From measuring distance to terms of endearment, these words …

The Olsens' 17 Best Quotes on How to Build a Multimillion-Dollar Brand

For years, we’ve idolized the twin tycoons’ inimitable style, but Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen are so much more than street style stars. The …

The dA-Zed guide to Jean-Michel Basquiat

Poet, painter and post-punk prodigy – Jean-Michel Basquiat shook up the 80s with his own kind of kamikaze creativity. The Brooklyn-born graffiti artist turned art-scene supernova honed his neo-expressionist style in a world still hooked on conceptualism, and brought a much needed jolt of life back …

Forever 21 Turns Your Instagram Photos Into Real-time, Real-Life Portraits, In Thread

How digital agency Breakfast created a massive 200,000-part screen, with pixels made out of thread.<p>Forever 21’s latest marketing stunt brings new meaning to the phrase, “nice threads.”<p>The fashion brand and Brooklyn-based digital agency Breakfast unveiled a massive screen designed to show off …

Here’s What It’s Like to Work for Gwyneth Paltrow at Goop

Gwyneth Paltrow’s workplace is obviously better than yours.<p>The Internet regularly rags on <b>Gwyneth Paltrow’s</b> lifestyle Web site Goop. But, in between spite clicks, the Internet has also probably wondered what it might be like to work for the Oscar-winning actress and her start-up, testing out $700 …

Los Angeles

Love, no matter what | Andrew Solomon

Why 30 is not the new 20 | Meg Jay

The art of asking | Amanda Palmer

Let’s try emotional correctness

It's time for liberals and conservatives to transcend their political differences and really listen to each other, says political pundit Sally Kohn. …

APIs

I am the son of a terrorist. Here's how I chose peace.

If you’re raised on dogma and hate, can you choose a different path? Zak Ebrahim was just seven years old when his father helped plan the 1993 World …

10 Things No One Tells You About Running Your Own Company

I remember it like it was yesterday.<p>I quit my super fancy job in Dubai. I shipped over ton of my stuff and moved back home to start a business that would bring global business knowledge to the world's emerging markets.<p>I bought every possible business book out there. I was going to use Robin …

Motivation

Skirt Steak with Shallot Pan Sauce

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 35 min<p>Total Time: 35 min<p>A seared piece of meat might sound boring. But when it’s drizzled with a silky reduction? Always exciting.<p>January 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 tablespoon vegetable oil<p>1 12–14-oz. skirt steak, halved crosswise<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper<p>1 small …

Seafood

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Entertainment<p>Remember her name, because you're going to be seeing a lot of it.<p>By Joshua Rivera1 day agoView More<p>Sports<p>Our two resident wrestling …

Lifestyle

29 Outstanding Coffee Shops in NYC

While New York is full of great coffee, the sea of cafes can be hard to navigate. Here to help is a guide to New York's top coffee shops. This map shares where to find the brightest espresso, the best-made cappuccino, or just a really good drip coffee.<p><i>Note: Restaurants on this map are listed based</i> …

Coffee

The New Fashion Faux Pas You Should Never Commit

<i>This post was originally published on April 14, 2015.</i><p>We stand by this: The kind of people who like to lay down the fashion law aren’t the ones we’re …

Sandals

The 10 Most Sustainable Cities That Will Thrive As The World Crumbles

A new ranking looks at three factors that go into making a city successful: people, planet, and profit.<p>When we talk about the future of societies, a lot of times we mean the future of cities. By 2050, 70% of the planet is likely to be in an urban center, and these places will account for a lion’s …

21 Quick and Easy Protein Shake Recipes

Shares 62.9K<p>Tired of sipping on the same smoothies every week? If you’re in a liquid meal rut, we’ve got just the protein shake recipes you need to …

Nutrition

Cheddar, broccoli and bacon pull-apart rolls will please the whole family

I combined a homemade cheese sauce with the convenience of prepackaged biscuits to turn this recipe into something special for mealtime (or snack …

Lemon Juice

Cream Cheese Pound Cake

This rich, creamy cake recipe, from chef David Waltuck, tastes delicious unembellished, but you could also try it dusted with confectioners' sugar and a berry compote or poached peaches and whipped cream.

How to Create a Realistic Neon Light Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

Layering glow and gloss effects can help create nice, shiny objects. Learn how to modify a brick texture for the background, and then use layer …

Graphics