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The One Balanced Breakfast a Thyroid Expert Swears By

While the thyroid is just a small, butterfly-shaped gland no bigger than an avocado pit, it controls your metabolism, your heart beat, your energy …

Wellness

How to Display Art Without Putting Holes in Your Walls

No nails, no problem.<p>You lucked out and scored a sweet new space that you're, well, kind of obsessed with (finally!). Now the only thing left to do …

This Is What Recruiters Look For On Your LinkedIn Profile

What catches their eye–or pass you by? You might be surprised.<p>When you’re looking for a job, your LinkedIn profile is a 24/7 information resource for the recruiters who are looking for talent. In fact, in the <i>Jobvite 2016 Recruiter Nation Report</i>, 87% of recruiters find LinkedIn most effective when …

Meal Prep: 5 Healthy Recipes To End January On A High Note

It's always a good idea to think ahead.<p><i>Every week we bring you Meal Prep to help you lay out healthy weekly meals. Do your shopping, spend a few hours cooking on the weekend, and enjoy the fruits of your labor all week long. A lot of thought goes into curating them, ensuring there’s a good balance</i> …

Healthy Eating

Matcha 101: How to Make the Best Tea

Are you craving a calming, healthful cup of matcha to get you through the depths of winter? This week tea experts Emily Erb and Anna Morton of Leaves …

The Pit In Your Stomach is Actually Your Second Brain

The world is so much bigger and more interesting than we can see with our naked eyes. If we could, we could watch cells grow, morph, and split again over and over again on the backs of our own wrists--or the billions of foreign cells living in and among our own, forming what scientists are …

Five Rules for Reaching Out to an Old Job Reference

You’re on the job hunt and you need to get your professional references together. And that means reaching out to a certain former boss who would be …

Employment

PikaPlant: maintenance-free plants to cheer up your workplace

My desk is a topped by a happy mass of carefully curated detritus. I clear it out every six weeks or so, when I don’t want to read my emails, but the clutter remains, and far more of it than I’d ever tolerate at home.<p>There is a figurine of Captain Phasma from Star Wars: The Force Awakens, with a …

Plants

33 Beauty Products Under $10 That Are Actually Worth Your Money

<i>The reviews in this post have been edited for length and clarity.</i>

Skin Care

11 of the highest-paying jobs at the best companies in America

How about getting paid a lot of money to do it?<p>If this sounds like a dream you want to turn into reality, then Glassdoor is here to help.<p>The jobs and recruiting site, which recently scanned its massive database of company reviews and ratings from current and former employees to find the 50 best …

The Workplace

This New Beauty Startup Is Selling Luxury Lipstick for Less Than Your Daily Latte

Marcia Kilgore knows a thing or two about disrupting the beauty space. The Canadian-born personal trainer, who became an aesthetician when her own skin issues inspired her to learn the ins and outs of facials, opened Bliss Spa in New York’s Soho neighborhood in 1996. Her bubbly personality and …

Selling

If You Want to Be a Rich CEO, Work in Health Care

Managing doctors and researchers might be more lucrative than overseeing bankers or computer programmers.<p>Among the 200 top-paid U.S. executives at …

Health Care

Billionaire Warren Buffett Says This 1 Skill Will Boost Your Career Value by 50 Percent | Inc.com

Imagine working on one skill in 2017 that--once you improve it--will raise your value by 50 percent. The one skill is public speaking.<p>The dividends on the investment you make in sharpening your communication skills will pay off for the rest of your career. Don't take my word for it. Listen to …

Public Speaking

Four Things You Need to be Asking in Your Job Interview

<i>What questions should a job candidate ask the interviewer? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Nela Canovic, Productivity hacker, writer, entrepreneur in Silicon Valley, on Quora:</b><p>Every job …

30 Clean-Eating Pantry Items for Under $5 from Trader Joe’s

<i>For many of us, 2017 was a doozy, but we here at Brit + Co are ready to hit refresh in 2018! Follow our Hit Refresh series through January for new ideas, hacks, and skills that will help you achieve (and maintain!) those New Year’s resolutions.</i><p>A well-stocked pantry is an awesome thing. It makes …

Your Microbiome May Determine Whether Your Diet Succeeds Or Fails

Switching to a healthier diet won't get you too far unless you have the right gut bacteria.<p>A gut bacteria makeover may not be at the top of your list of resolutions for 2017, but you’d be wise to consider it if your goals have anything to do with improving your diet or losing weight.<p>New research …

Microbiology

These Are The Recipes You Need To Try In 2017

Here's what our editors, writers, and readers loved this year.

Cooking

Emerging LinkedIn Profile Trends to Maximize Your Success in 2017 | Inc.com

There were 45 billion page views from LinkedIn members during Q1 alone in 2016.<p>Two new members join LinkedIn every second.<p>Each month, 106 million unique users visit LinkedIn.<p>41% of millionaires use LinkedIn.<p>These stats, reported by LinkedIn's social media manager, Katy Elle Blake, provide ample …

Trends

Massive Study Finds This Popular Finnish Pastime Keeps Your Brain Young | Inc.com

Some researchers prefer to study how new technology impacts our brains, like those who found smartphones cause conflict in relationships. Other researchers are more interested in studying the effects a 2,000-year-old cultural pastime has on brain health. Like those who studied sauna use in …

Alzheimer's Disease

Your 15 Favorite Recipes From 2016

The year is coming to a close, and while we’re still mourning the end of summer, we’re ready for this year to be o-v-e-r. One thing we’re not done …

Neuroscience Says These Are the 8 Best Ways to Build Trust in the Workplace | Inc.com

It's the foundation behind the happiest marriages and the intangible quality that makes the best teams click. Put simply, it's the key ingredient to all successful relationships.<p>It's called trust.<p>But how do you really gain another person's trust?<p>Paul J. Zak, professor of economics, psychology, and …

Neuroscience

Lessons in Leadership: The Best (and Worst) Business Stories of 2016 | Inc.com

As the year draws to a close, I thought it'd be great to take a look back at the good, the bad, and the ugly from some of the stories that resonated most with readers this year.<p>So, here they are: 7 leadership lessons taken from the top business stories of 2016:<p>1. Real leaders build up, rather than …

Leadership

10 Essential Career Change Questions To Ask Yourself In 2017

If you're planning a career change, you need to ask yourself these 10 essential questions as the world of work changes before your eyes.

How to Make Homemade Vanilla Extract and Never Buy Imitation Stuff Again

Homemade

The dark side of empathy

Peter Singer is professor of bioethics at Princeton University and laureate professor at the University of Melbourne.<p>Soon after Barack Obama was elected president of the United States, he told a young girl: "We don't have enough empathy in our world today, and it is up to your generation to change …

What does self-awareness have to do with being successful?

We all have habits — some good, some bad. And, some really annoying ones. The problem is not with having those good, bad or annoying habits. The …

4 Ways to Control Your Emotions in Tense Moments

Twenty-three years ago, one of my employees — I’ll call him Dale — asked for a private meeting. Dale was serious and bookish and had very strong opinions. His work was fastidious. He rarely socialized with colleagues, but he was impeccable in his commitments to others. And he was skilled at his job.<p>…

Take a look inside the doctor's office of the future, created by a $2 billion startup that's shaking up healthcare

On December 8, the first day Oscar's healthcare facility opened in Brooklyn, all of the available slots filled up immediately.<p>Oscar CEO Mario Schlosser points to that as a good sign of what's to come for the $2 billion health insurance startup's foray into physical healthcare spaces.<p>Oscar aims to …

Eat This Protein at Breakfast And You'll Be Fuller Longer

You’ve probably heard that protein is the key to a satisfying meal. And when you think of the nutrient, your go-to is probably some type of meat. But …

How Personality Traits Tip Over Into Mental Illness

Disorders like depression and ADHD may be genetically linked to personality traits.<p>Psychologists are aware that personality can factor into mental health ― for example, perfectionism leading to clinical depression and anxiety disorders ― but the relationship between certain personality traits and …

Mental Health