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The top 50 brands for millennials

Ad agency Moosylvania asked 1,500 millennials — defined as 20 to 35-year-olds — to vote for their favorite brands.<p>The results show which brands dominate among this subset.

Drone Photos Take You Right Inside Bulgaria's Spooky Sunken Church

Meet haunting beauty at its finest.<p>These breathtaking drone photos capture St. Ivan Rilski, a partially-submerged church near Bulgaria's Zhrebchevo Dam. The church was part of a village that flooded to the point of disappearance when Bulgaria's communist regime built the dam nearby in 1965.<p>When …

10 Best Restaurant Meals to Eat After a Workout

You’re crazy busy–we know. The fact that you make it to the gym regularly truly is a triumph, and to make it happen, you’re often squeezing workouts …

The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

<b>1. We stumbled across what might be the most bizarre ad of the year.</b> It's for Thunderhead, a company that make customer service software.<p><b>2. McDonald's has been reprimanded for its kids advertising.</b> It has been told not to focus its Happy Meal marketing on the toy, and instead focus its spots on the …

Twitter has a huge problem — and it’s all in your head

Last Thursday, the social giant Twitter did a very peculiar thing: It gave its 300 million users license to … stop tweeting.<p>“We know it can be challenging to find time to get through everything,” a sympathetic Twitter tech lead wrote on the company’s blog. So instead of expecting users to keep up …

5 Self-Sabotaging Behaviors That Keep You Stuck In Career Pain

Back when I was in my corporate marketing career, the same negative things kept happening to me, wherever I’d go. Toxic bosses, backstabbing colleagues, lack-luster work, chronic illness and exhaustion, and the nagging feeling that I couldn’t use my talents and skills in ways I wanted, were just a …

8 shower beers to suds up your daily routine

Shower beers don’t get much respect, but they're the hardest-working booze in hygiene.<p>A glass of wine in the bath is still the most socially …

Alcohol

The new way brands like Hostess use social media: Playing dumb

There is one golden rule of Twitter: if you make a mistake, users will pounce on you. Now some brands are trying to use that fact to their …

Public Relations

11 Ways To Maximize Engagement On Your Tweets

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>For gaining more engagement, clicks, retweets, and replies, Twitter images work.<p>It’s why we created Pablo—a simple way to create social media images in under 30-seconds—and it’s why we love sharing all the tips we can about creating great visuals for …

National Parks Road Trip: Utah

Discover the Road to Mighty: Zion > Bryce Canyon > Capitol Reef > Arches > Canyonlands<p><b>Gateway Airport:</b> McCarran International, Las Vegas<p>This multiday adventure on remote byways is a journey through the slickrock heart of the American West, linking Utah’s "Mighty Five" national parks—Zion, Bryce …

National Parks

29 Awesome Books With Strong Female Protagonists

Celebrate National Women's History Month with these 29 great books.

Seven Signs Your Boss Is A Weak Manager

Dear Liz,<p>I’m a big fan of yours and a student of human behavior, like you! I am interested in your opinion on the question ‘What makes a strong leader?’ At my job, I see managers who are very on top of things and have everything under control, and others who seem to be flying by the seat of their …

14 Things You Should Give Up Chasing No Matter What Others Say

Find out why it's counterproductive to be chasing dreams, security, money, love and ten other surprising things others have told you to go for in …

Money

Use Hashtags to Generate Greater Brand Engagement

The hashtag has become the new “like” — and that’s not a good thing. Just as marketers used to (and some sorry folks still do) obsess over how many Facebook likes they accumulate, many are now plastering hashtags on their communications and adding up the times they’re used.<p>The problem is the use of …

Social Media

To Position Social Media With The CEO, Be The CEO Of Social Media

Managers of business functions repeatedly ask how to persuade decision makers who dismiss social media of its importance for business.<p>Yet when I ask these same managers:<p>What social technologies could derail your business?<br>• What research published in the last month have you socialized up the line?<br>• What …

F**k everything, I’m staying on the couch today: I fled the corporate world to do nothing

At 32, I left a VP job for part-time lollygagging. Was I exhausted by a demanding gig, or embracing my true nature?<p>I used to beat myself up for not working out enough, or having one beer (or five) too many. Simpler times, those were. Job stress? Not really. Ten extra pounds? Whatevs. Not …

Lean back, Eric Schmidt! How interrupting men & unconscious bias are killing women’s careers

Laugh or cry: A Google exec repeatedly interrupted one of tech’s most powerful women while talking about diversity<p>It is equal parts hilarious and depressing that Google executive chairman Eric Schmidt was called out for repeatedly interrupting Megan Smith, chief technology officer for the United …

10 Mindsets That Will Radically Improve Your Performance

Success is something all career-driven individuals desire yet it eludes many people — at least at the levels desired. Why are some businesspeople …

How the Most Powerful People Get Things Done: 4 Tips From a White House Staffer

We all have big decisions to make and deadlines to meet. And sometimes it can feel overwhelming.<p>This got me wondering: How do the most powerful …

How Sleep Apnea Could Be Killing You (Even if You're Not Overweight)

If you're lean and strong, you may be the next victim of a hidden health threat that's strangling men in their sleep<p>Shortly before lights-out, a 20-something sleep technician named Dara rigs me up with a bewilderment of wires and sensors: half a dozen electrodes on my crew-cut cranium; air-pressure …

Sleep

This startup's goal: To inspire a million women

When Australian schoolgirls listed their favourite entrepreneurs as Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg, Jo Burston knew something had to be done.<p>Burston, …

Entrepreneurship

10 Simple Ways to Start Living on Less Today

Is your resolution to lean your budget this year? Has a new baby increased your bills? Or maybe you're saving for a big project or dream …

The 5 Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read, or Read Again, in 2015

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Time is perhaps the rarest and most coveted asset an entrepreneur has in their life. The time to read is a crucial but often challenging feat to tackle on every entrepreneur’s to-do list. So when you take the time out of your hectic day …

Take Care of the Little Things And The Big Things Will Take Care Of Themselves - Lolly Daskal | Leadership

For many the idea of being a leader—of being in charge, of being the boss, of being responsible for a team or a company—seems overwhelming. And …

The Women of Saturday Night Live Reunite to Talk Backstage Secrets, Their Friendships, and More

<b>Live from New York, it's...the best birthday party ever, as the legendary women of Saturday Night Live reunite (accompanied by a few of this season's dudes). All this female greatness in one place? We're not worthy!</b><p>When the first episode of <i>Saturday Night Live</i> aired on October 11, 1975, the show's …

Comedy

The Best Laptops You Can Buy

Maybe it's a bit more clunky than you thought when you carry it in your bag during a commute. Perhaps the screen is too reflective for your liking when you're watching Netflix. And worst of all, what if the battery life is much shorter than you expected?<p>We've researched some of the best laptops on …

13 Practical Leadership Tips from 10 Years of Managing People

In this post, I’ll share 13 actionable leadership tips to help you motivate, connect with, and inspire your team.<p><b>“Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.” – John F. Kennedy</b><p><b>Compassion first</b><p>A high performer, who typically delivers excellent work, misses a deadline. It’s completely …

Choose Your Own Adventure

How A Media Star Found Mindfulness After A Meltdown In Front Of 5 Million Viewers

Some of us find mental clarity in quiet solitude. Others do it in front of a television camera.<p>After Dan Harris, then an ambitious rising star at ABC’s news division, was left panting for breath during an on-air panic attack on <i>Good Morning America</i> in front of 5 million viewers, he realized that his …

A Three-Step Formula On How To Shun Corporate Life To Start Your Own Business

Corporate life.<p>Upon hearing those words, you either jump for joy, or double-over in agony.<p>If the latter, pull up a chair and take notes because today calls your name.<p>You see–in a prior article on Julia Beardwood, founder and owner of Beardwood & Co., she shared her ten keys for success in the …

8 Customer Service, HR and Leadership Secrets From The 5-Star Broadmoor Hotel

Want to improve your own company’s customer service? If so, who better to learn from than Colorado Springs’ landmark Broadmoor Hotel And Resort, where the customer service is so genuine, eager and consistent that it visibly turns guests into nicer human beings when they stay there.<p>This level of …