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11 signs you lack emotional intelligence

<b>Related: 10 Habits That Will Dramatically Improve Your Life</b><p>Decades of research now point to emotional intelligence as being the critical factor that sets star performers apart from the rest of the pack. The connection is so strong that 90% of top performers have high emotional …

Self-help

86 Books Barack Obama Recommended During His Presidency

The entries were pulled from places like Obama’s summer reading lists, his childhood favorites, and recommendations made for his daughter, Malia. …

Books

7 Chilling Revelations from HBO’s New Slenderman Documentary

Shock rippled through a small Wisconsin suburb in 2014 when two 12-year-old girls stabbed a young friend. When their story and motive—they said they …

The 5 Best Jobs You've Never Heard Of

If you're itching for a career change in 2015, here are some fast-growing, high-paying options that have yet to hit the mainstream.<p>Good news, job …

13 Killer At-Home Workouts To Help You Avoid The Crowds At The Gym

9 Power-Packed Books to Help You Live Your Best Life Ever

"The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go" - Dr. Seuss<p>My friend told me he doesn't read.<p>What?<p>I was in disbelief. It's like saying you don't want to be healthy, so you don't exercise. Or that you don't want to impact the world, so you …

Conquer your distractions with this simple chart

Distraction might appear more available than ever, but it is nothing new. Over 2,000 years ago, Socrates and Aristotle debated the nature of “akrasia,” (pronounced uh-crazy-uh), our tendency to act against our better judgement. To the ancient Greeks, mere mortals were prone to distraction due to …

19 Packing Hacks for Your Next Trip

Every traveler has baggage.<p>No matter the length of the trip—be it a weekend beach getaway or a three-week Himalayan trek—you'll need to pack a bag, …

What It’s Like to Be in Love When You Have Depression

<i>This piece was written by</i> Holly Everett<i>,</i> <i>a Thought Catalog contributor.</i><p>“No one will love you until you learn to love yourself” is an easy enough …

10 Must-Listen True Crime Podcasts

True crime has been a compelling feature of television for decades (<i>Forensic Files</i> and <i>Dateline</i>, anyone?), and now, it's hard to remember a time when …

Crime

30 Books You Need to Read to Earn 'Well-Read' Status

With this list, you'll feel like you can dominate the Trivial Pursuit literature section.<p><i>What books should one read to feel well-read? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Cristina Hartmann,</b> …

100 movies on Netflix that everyone needs to watch in their lifetime

But narrowing it down to just movies, you can put a good dent in some classics, if you have the right guide.<p>Well, that's why we're here.<p>We have searched through all of the titles on the streaming giant so you don't have to, and we put together the 100 movies streaming on Netflix you have to watch …

This French Instagram profile is not what you think it is

At first sight, Louise Delage is just a normal 25-year-old from Paris who likes posting pictures of herself on Instagram enjoying a meal at a …

Social Media

‘Moonlight’ Is A Haunting Look At Love And Is One Of The Best Movies Of The Year

<i>Moonlight</i> is a beautiful piece of filmmaking.<p>I have mixed feelings on Oscar buzz. Part of me loves it because it’s a fun part of popular culture. But another part of me grimaces when people take it all <i>so</i> seriously – it becomes such a grind. But then there’s that third, most important part of Oscar …

20 of the most Seriously Addictive TV Shows

The Walking Dead<p>It’s certainly true that AMC’s flesh-eating extravaganza has shuffled and shambled about more than its zombie antagonists, but for …

Five great TV shows that deserve way more buzz than they get

By Bethonie Butler<p>Bethonie Butler<p>Reporter covering television and pop culture<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Netflix’s “Stranger Things” was basically designed to be a cult hit — from the sci-fi premise to its virtually unknown creators and cast (Winona Ryder, notwithstanding). Now that it’s getting summer …

BoJack Horseman

12 great TV shows on Netflix you might not have heard of

Netflix started as a service where you rented movies on DVD. Now, it's home to some of the most successful shows on TV. While they won't release their ratings, shows like "Narcos," "House of Cards," and "Orange is the New Black" are certified hits.<p>The only issue is that they have too much TV. …

Confessions Of A Celebrity Groomer

When a celebrity steps on stage for a performance, onto the red carpet for a premiere, or in front of the camera in any capacity, he or she has …

The Best Documentaries On Netflix Streaming Right Now

<b>Last Updated: September 5th</b><p>Streaming video is the best thing that’s ever happened to documentaries. People who would never have paid for a ticket to a theatrical nonfiction film are now, thanks to Netflix’s robust selection, scarfing down the stuff by the barrel. But where to start among the …

Entertainment

27 Movies That Are Just Really Damn Rewatchable

Time to hit rewind.<p><i>Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

Walt Disney Studios

The Best Mind-Altering Animated Movies – Page 6

<i>Adventure Time</i>‘s Masaaki Yuasa made his directorial debut with this adaptation of Robin Nishi’s cult Japanese comic of the same name.<p>From the <i>Village</i> …

The Very Best Streaming Has To Offer

Streaming services put out some of the best shows on television–for proof, just check out this year’s Emmy nominations. But with services airing a DVR-full of programming every week, it can be tough to pick what’s really worth your time.

50 documentaries you need to see

Ten of the best nonfiction film-makers today choose their own favourites, from serial killer stories and studies in the horrors of war to meta pranks<p>• Storyville’s Nick Fraser on the power of the documentary form<p><b>The Texan director’s feature debut, The Act of Killing (2012), and its follow-up, The</b> …

Documentaries

10 Great Movies You Didn’t Understand The First Time

Summit EntertainmentYou knew it was good, you knew you liked it, but you might not have totally gotten it.Even for the most seasoned of movie fans, …

10 Tips To Make You a Slack Wizard

Slack continues to creep into offices and organizations worldwide, bringing a new and intuitive approach to old group chat model. If you’ve been …

9. Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid

Tina Fey, Jimmy Kimmel and Will Ferrell might be today's household names of comedy who cut their teeth on Saturday Night Live, but go back a few …

10. Performance (1970)

A whacked out, unsettling and vaguely occult curiosity, Performance was the result of Warner Bros executives deciding to make a film starring Rolling …

Look at these stress-inducing photos set just before something breaks

If any of the photos in the "In Anxious Anticipation" series make you feel stressed out, that's just what they were designed to do.<p>Made by …

Photography

The Best Movies and TV Shows Coming This Month to Netflix, Hulu, HBO Now, and Amazon Prime

Every month, tons of new movies and TV shows become available to stream for free for subscribers to Netflix Instant, Hulu, HBO NOW, and Amazon Prime. …

14. Hoop Dreams (1994)

Gene Siskel and Roger Ebert named Hoop Dreams "the best film of 1994." If that isn't an good enough reason to go and check it out immediately, what …