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Op-Ed | Millennials Say They Care About Sustainability. So, Why Don't They Shop This Way?

The gap between millennials’ stated interest in sustainability and their actual purchasing patterns is not due to lack of conviction but product …

Sustainability

Fairytale Prisoner by Choice: The Photographic Eye of Melania Trump

Why won’t the first lady show up for her job? <i>Why?</i> I became obsessed with this question and eventually looked to Melania’s Twitter history for …

Trump Tower

20 Simple Habits That Will Make You Happier

I am fascinated with the habits that affect happiness, health, productivity and success. I read everything I can get my hands on related to these …

Happiness

3 Icebreakers To Build Empathy Among Strangers Within 10 Minutes

The head of First Round’s Knowledge program shares how to skip the boring small talk and get to the stuff that matters faster.<p>Anita Hossain, who leads the Knowledge program at First Round, is a fan of quick social and psychological icebreakers–the kind that help people understand themselves and …

Time I

These 5 Female Entrepreneurs Are Sharing Their Secrets for Success

At B+C’s core, we strive to inspire women to take action — to pursue endeavors with courage, confidence, and community by their side. Whether it’s kickstarting a small business, running for office, or learning how to watercolor, we want to be that small, encouraging nudge toward your loftiest …

Entrepreneurship

I Ran My Day Like Elon Musk Runs His -- and This Is What Happened

Here's what scheduling each five-minute chunk of my day and skipping breakfast taught me.<p>What happens when you try to run your day like Elon Musk, but you’re neither a CEO (sorry, Mom) or a billionaire? I decided to find out by breaking up my schedule on Tuesday, April 17, into five-minute time …

Time Management

27 Incredibly Useful Things You Didn’t Know Chrome Could Do

Give your internet experience a jolt of fresh energy with these easily overlooked features, options, and shortcuts for Google’s browser.<p>These days, a browser is more than just a basic navigator for the web. It’s effectively a second desktop—a gateway to countless apps, sites, and services. And …

Software

Starting a new job soon? The tip that changed my life

<b>Here’s a tip that my mentor told me a few years ago before I started my most recent role and it CHANGED. MY. LIFE.</b><p><b>I report to the CEO</b> of the company …

Employment

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YouTube

Can ‘Sick-Cute’ Fashion Break Japan’s Silence on Suicide?

With garments spelling ‘I Want to Die’ and accessories like syringes and bandages, a dark offshoot of the oppressively cute ‘kawaii’ culture is …

Mental Health

Lego Builds a Sustainable Future, One Brick at a Time

Three years ago, Lego pumped $155 million into a new Sustainable Materials Center, which set more than 100 employees on the task of Lego using fully …

Lego

What’s Up With Bar Soap? Here’s Why We Gave It Another Chance

Luxury beauty has been all about oils, potions and elixirs for the last few years. And, while we've reserved a warm place in our hearts for a scented …

Skin Care

Rebooting Your Mother’s Beauty Brands

The prestige beauty sector is booming with successful indies, but heritage brands are finding their footing.<p><b>NEW YORK, United States —</b> Midday on a …

Louis Vuitton’s New Appointment Marks an Important Victory for Marketing Hype Over Design - StyleZeitgeist

When two and a half years ago Balenciaga hired the unproven but exciting (at the time) Demna Gvasalia, Alex Fury, the respected fashion critic, wrote …

Louis Vuitton