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10 No-Heat Hairstyles for When It's Steamy AF and You Can't Be Bothered

It's a holiday weekend and the unofficial start of summer. This means two things: 1. You probably have three days filled with outdoor adventures, …

Sculpt Your Abs in 6 Minutes With This Trainer's Killer Floor Workout

Ready to tone and strengthen your core in just minutes? Fitness blogger and trainer Stefanie Williams shared a quick-but-killer floor workout on Instagram, featuring four ab moves that you can do anywhere. This would be a great one to fit into your morning routine at home or even on a vacation as …

This Is How You Stand Out, According to a Harvard Professor and Gary Vaynerchuk

Being able to recognize, leverage, and manage this one thing separates companies that succeed from those that fail.<p>Most businesses understand publishing content is a smart strategy to generate leads, nurture existing customers, and ultimately earn customer loyalty.<p>But even though they get that …

Critical thinking: how to help your students become better learners

Want your class to make the most out of learning opportunities? Try focusing not just on the task itself, but how they approach it<p>Encouraging students to build awareness, understanding and control of their thought processes – also known as metacognition – has been identified by the Education …

Pedagogy

Kate Middleton Cuts Her Hair into a Scene-Stealing Royal Bob

Street style darlings may be shaving their heads with reckless abandon, but for Kate Middleton, the slightest divergence from royal protocol (like say, an above-the-knee hemline) is sure to spark a wave of global headlines. No wonder, then, that the Duchess of Cambridge has flown beneath the beauty …

3 Ways to Raise Your Kids to Think -- and Solve Problems -- Like an Entrepreneur

Kids who feel lost in the face of adversity today will encounter substantial challenges in the "Fourth Revolution" of tomorrow.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As every parent knows all too well, parenting doesn't come with a handbook. We all just do our best to find the …

Parenting

After teaching for 25 years, I'm convinced the best way to motivate kids and employees is the same

The school was known as one of the worst schools in the Los Angeles Unified School District at the time, but I was up for the challenge — eager and ready to make a positive impact on my middle-school students.<p>Of course, as I soon realized, teaching is not a one-way street. As much as I helped shape …

Teaching

These are the 4 products dermatologists say they’d never use

When it comes to what’s best for your skin, dermatologists and aestheticians usually have the final word—they went to school to become full-on …

Skin Care

One University President's Candid Take On The Future Of Higher Ed

Mitch Daniels went from running the state of Indiana, as its two-term Republican governor, to running its top flight public university, Purdue University, based in West Lafayette.<p>Since Daniels began his tenure in 2013, Purdue has made plenty of headlines. First, the school partnered with Gallup on …

Release Your Tight Back and Hips With 4 Mobility Exercises

<b>Think full body massage without the big price tag</b>. This exercise facilitates a great release of the hips and low back while opening up the thoracic …

Here Is a List of Teaching Skills for Resumes, Cover Letters, and More

When you're writing resumes and cover letters and applying for teaching jobs, there are certain skills that schools and other organizations that hire …

Artist Creates Delicate Drawings of South Korea’s Small Convenience Stores

When choosing her subject matter, South Korean artist Me Kyeoung Lee foregoes the country's jaw-dropping landscapes and eye-opening landmarks for lesser known gems: its tiny bodegas. Seemingly spotted on every corner, these local shops have inspired the artist with their simple yet appealing …

South Korea

This 5-Step Method Will Tell You If Your Product Solves a Real Human Need

How design thinking can deliver on its promise to deliver better products to customers.<p>Design has quickly evolved from an aesthetic choice to becoming a revolutionary way to differentiate companies. Design thinking is now a proven approach to solving problems and producing innovations with a wide …

Jillian Michaels Posted a Full-Body Workout That Requires Nothing But a Bench

Jillian Michaels has never been one for low intensity, and her Instagram account is proof. The fitness guru and personal trainer posted a video last week that proved you don’t need a lot of fancy gym equipment to work up a good sweat.<p>Using nothing but a sole gym bench, Michaels works out literally …

How to apply design thinking in your organization

Design thinking is a process that uses design principles for solving complex problems. It helps organizations identify opportunities, unlock …

Meghan Markle’s Favorite Facialist Shares Her At-Home Routine for Glowing Skin

Anyone searching for a royal wedding–worthy glow this side of the pond need look no further: London-based facialist Nichola Joss, who has worked with Meghan Markle, Kate Moss, and Jennifer Lopez, is touching down for a week, starting Monday, at Serge Normant at John Frieda in Chelsea. There, the …

Skin Care

Emotional Intelligence Has 12 Elements. Which Do You Need to Work On?

Esther is a well-liked manager of a small team. Kind and respectful, she is sensitive to the needs of others. She is a problem solver; she tends to see setbacks as opportunities. She’s always engaged and is a source of calm to her colleagues. Her manager feels lucky to have such an easy direct …

Emotional Intelligence

7 Oscar Nominees Reveal How They Really Feel About Working Out

They swear by everything from hiking to aerobics.<p>ICYMI, this year's list of Oscar nominees is stacked with badass women from reigning big-screen queen Meryl Streep to newcomer Naomie Harris. The films they're nominated for couldn't be more different, but one thing they all have in common: a love of …

7 Science-Backed Learning Hacks to Help You Learn Anything Faster

Is it time to do some spring cleaning with the group of people who make up your circle of acquaintances, colleagues and friends? There are probably …

This LinkedIn Recruiter’s Tips For Showcasing Soft Skills On Job Interviews

“It’s more about who you are than what you do,” one LinkedIn insider explains.<p>If you’ve heard a lot about “soft skills” lately, it’s at least partly because employers want you to develop them. According to our Global Recruiting Trends study here at LinkedIn, more employers are rolling out “soft …

The Refresher: Regression Analysis

A two-minute guide to one of the most important types of data analysis.

Statistics

This DIY Platform Bed Saves Space, Has Tons of Storage

Arranging a decent-sized bed and other furniture in a small living space can feel like Tetris on hard mode, but if you’re up for a weekend project, …

Framing

The author of 'The 4-Hour Workweek' explains the 4-word daily reminder that makes him more productive

After his 2007 productivity guide "The 4-Hour Workweek" became a bestseller, Tim Ferriss dedicated his career to studying a wide variety of experts at the top of their fields.<p>His new book, "Tools of Titans," is a collection of the best lessons he's learned from over 100 highly successful people.<p>It …

Self-improvement

Skiing: shop around to hit the slopes but not your wallet

Skiing holidays can be expensive, but there are many ways to reduce your costs, from accommodation to clothes, gear and food<p>Although a winter holiday on the slopes may sound like an unaffordable luxury for many, Lee White has found that the DIY approach works for his family – and saved him more …

Skiing

4 Startups Revolutionizing the EdTech World

From online microtutoring to photographic tours back through history, educational technology is giving children new ways to learn.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Technology has been transforming the educational world for the past few years. Every year, new edtech …

Education Technology

Philosophy can teach children what Google can’t – and Ireland knows it | Charlotte Blease

With jobs being automated and knowledge being devalued, humans need to rediscover flexible thinking. That starts in schools<p>At the controls of driverless cars, on the end of the telephone when you call your bank or favourite retailer: we all know the robots are coming, and in many cases are already …

The Most Common Reasons Customer Experience Programs Fail

Most customer experience (CX programs) are positioned as strategic, but quickly veer away from business objectives and become simply about tracking CX metrics. Time passes slowly, data continues to mount, and paralysis sets in. Big, strategic goals evolve into score improvements and incrementalism …

The Best Professional Development Resources On Writing Instruction

As regular readers know, in addition to teaching high school full-time I also teach credential candidates at California State University about …

Writing

Stephen King Explains the Key to His Creativity: Not Losing the Dream-State Thinking All Children Are Born With

While nothing could make me personally want to return to childhood, children do, for better or for worse, perceive the world more vividly than …

Stephen King

I read 15 books this year on happiness, productivity, and success -- here are the most meaningful insights I've taken away

<i>Amazon</i><p>Money isn't enough to motivate us to do good work<p>In 'Payoff,' Duke University behavioural economist Dan Ariely argues that human motivation is …

Self-improvement