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If You're Curious About Cannabis, Try Microdosing

With 61% of Americans supporting the legalization of cannabis, it’s no secret that people are curious about marijuana. They want to know how it works, ways to incorporate it into their lifestyle and how to use it without having an experience that’s overwhelming and unpleasant. Microdosing cannabis …

Cannabis

How Toxic Is Your Workplace Exactly? Quite Toxic if These 8 Things Keep Happening Every Day

Do your co-workers violate company policies repeatedly? Yes, toxic.<p>According to UNC Keenan-Flagler Business School, it is estimated that toxic workplaces cost U.S. employers $23.8 billion annually in the form of absenteeism, health care costs, lost productivity, and more.<p>A company's most valuable …

The Workplace

These 25 Sci-Fi Movies on Netflix Will Blow Your Mind

Science fiction has the power to transport us to other dimensions, expand the boundaries of our imaginations, and teach us very important lessons about being leaders and adapting to change. Once you've read through all the best sci-fi classics, you might be ready to cozy up on the couch with a …

Science Fiction

Here’s How to Get a Great Suit (and Tie, and Pocket Square) on the Cheap

Suitsupply and The Tie Bar are offering up big discounts today.<p>You might only need a small rotation of suits in your closet, but there's no doubt you need them. And if you're wearing a suit, you definitely need the right accessories, like a tie, pocket square, and dress belt. Lucky for you, two of …

Pocket Squares

Why Aren't You Watching These Netflix Hidden Gems Yet?

Remember the feeling of flipping through channels aimlessly, and not landing on anything interesting enough to stop scrolling? Two hundred channels, …

TV

Seven Excel Tricks You Need To Start Using

Image: iStock<p>Microsoft Excel is packed with useful data management features that don't see a lot of use, like pivot tables, index and match, and …

Analytics

Fitness experts agree that sit-ups are worthless — here are 9 moves they recommend instead

From celebrity trainers working in the trendiest Manhattan gyms to the National Institute for Fitness and Sport in Indianapolis and the US Army training exams, sit-ups are developing a bad reputation.<p>Scientists have discovered that the moves, once a staple of basic workout routines, don't reduce …

Exercise

How to Remove Sweat Stains From White Shirts

When your crisp white dress shirt or favorite tee starts yellowing around the collar or under the arms, don't sweat. Removing those unsightly stains is easier than you think with the help of natural ingredients that will leave that article of clothing looking fresh. And this eco-friendly cleaning …

Cleaning

Here’s the price range in wine where you can find the best quality

Exceptional   Excellent   Very Good<p>This is a very subjective observation, but the $15 to $25 range may be the best spot for wine value hunters. Here you can find wines that punch above their level, expand the envelope, or whatever other cliche you’d like to use. Essentially, they taste more …

Wine

13 Sci-Fi Movies On Netflix That'll Actually Blow Your Mind

We live in an age where it's taken for granted you can plop down on the couch and have instant access to hundreds, if not thousands of streaming …

Entertainment

Nike just opened a brand-new store that could change sneaker buying forever

Nike<p><b>Nike just opened a new store, called Nike by Melrose, in Los Angeles.</b>• <b><br>It's the first Nike Live concept store, which seeks to maximize speed and</b> …

eCommerce

How to Spend Less and Do More in Napa Valley

Traveling to and experiencing all Napa Valley has to offer can get pricey. But here's a guide that will walk you through how to do tastings, visit …

Napa Valley

18 Action Movies On Netflix That'll Have You On The Edge Of Your Seat

It's summertime, and that means blockbuster season. Studios generally crank out their biggest action movies during the warmer months, and this year …

Movies

4 Coping Strategies You Can Use When You're Feeling Overwhelmed At Work

I’ve reached a point in my career where I have a number of different business interests, all of which demand my time and attention.<p>At any given point right now, I find myself engaged in running my company, BodeTree, fulfilling my duties as a Partner at our venture investment business, BT Ventures, …

Self-help

Ask these 7 questions in a job interview to land the perfect candidate

How many quarters would you need to stack to reach the height of the Empire State Building? How many ping-pong balls fit in a school bus? How do you …

Career Development

How to Make Switchel, a Spicy-cool Caribbean Cocktail

A spicy-cool beverage that dates to the 17th-century Caribbean, the switchel has recently caught on with modern-day bartenders, who’ve revived the …

Cocktails

Why I Take Cannabis Terpenes Instead of Smoking Weed

The non-psychoactive aromatic compound could become the biggest thing in wellness since CBD.<p>I stopped smoking weed my senior year of college. I woke up one February morning, mouth still fuzzy, lying on top of my covers with my winter coat, scarf, and boots still on— I’d been too disoriented to get …

Cannabis

Amazon Prime Day 2018: The best deals so far (updated)

The waiting is over: <b>Amazon Prime Day</b> officially kicked off as of noon PT (3 p.m. ET), and we're highlighting the best deals here. The 36-hour sale features more than 1 million deals and ends Tuesday at 11:59 p.m. PT (Wednesday at 2:59 a.m. ET) -- though we expect some straggler deals to continue …

Tech Trends

Can CBD Really Make Everything in Your Life Better?

Everyone seems to be vaping oils and drinking CBD tinctures these days. Here's what to know before you try.<p>You’ve probably heard the term “CBD” before. From bud and vape oils to bath bombs and body lotions, everything is getting infused with the stuff. Cannabidiol—its real name—is said to relieve …

Cannabis

The 30 Best Bottles of Booze Under $30

Price isn't always an indicator of quality.<p>Some days we dream about nine-figure superyachts and space vacations.<p>And some days, we just need an …

Whiskey

Where to Find the Fruits of Prague’s Food Revolution

Since it emerged from communist rule in the late 1980s, Prague, the captivating capital city of the Czech Republic, has become one of Europe’s hottest holiday destinations. But while 40 years of oppressive command helped preserve the picturesque city and its mix of Gothic, Baroque, and Renaissance …

Mandarin Oriental

Perfect Fluffy Pancake

Nine Things I Learned When I Became a Honeymoon Planner for Billionaires

Summer is here, which means it’s officially wedding season—which means it’s also honeymoon season.<p>Lining up a dream postnuptial vacation can be just …

Britney Spears

I Tried 11 Peanut Butters and Here's the Best One

Illustration by Lauren Kolm<p><i>Are choosy moms right?</i><p><i>This story originally appeared on Myrecipes.com by Kate Welsh.</i><p>I am a peanut butter devotee, and have …

Dessert

The 30 Most Influential Restaurants of the Last 30 Years

We've asked some of the world's leading chefs what restaurants they think most changed how we dine.<p>Like fashion, the world of restaurants is …

Farm-to-table

Millennials tip the least, but it may not be for the reasons you think

Are millennials poor tippers because they don't like the practice of tipping, or are they just trying to conserve their limited cash?<p>It's hard to draw any hard conclusions from a new survey from CreditCards.com that paints millennials - America's largest demographic, often dismissed by older folks …

Demographics

20 Brilliant Life Hacks You Really Need To Know. How Did I Live Without #16?

A life hack is a brilliant trick or method that will help you getting things done quickly, making some aspects of our daily life easier.<p>In this post …

Lifehacks

Uber and Lyft are forcing Southern California parking companies to adapt or die

The rapid rise of ride-hailing services such as Uber and Lyft has taken a big bite out of businesses that rely on people who need to park their cars. Now they’re facing a choice: keep dwindling, or innovate.<p>Proper Parking, based in Woodland Hills, has seen a 70% drop in nightclub valet traffic …

Southern California

iOS 11 tip: How to fix broken Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and cellular connectivity

Are you having difficulties with wireless connectivity on your iPhone or iPad? Are you having problems connecting to Wi-Fi, cellular, or Bluetooth …

Tech Trends

Go Here Not There: Five Brilliant Alternatives To Expensive Destinations...

Goodbye, pushy tourists…<p>Social media has changed the world more than anyone could’ve ever fathomed. It’s not only turned tragically cat obsessed …

European Travel