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Singapore Math Teaching Strategies and Materials

Singapore Math is a program with a unique framework with a focus on building problem-solving skills and an in-depth understanding of essential math …

5 Golden Rules for Raising Mentally Strong Kids

Give your kids the skills they'll need to tackle life's toughest challenges head-on.<p>When my first book, <i>13 Things Mentally Strong People Don't Do</i>, hit the shelves, readers kept asking me the same question over and over again: "How do I teach my kids how to be mentally strong?"<p>I was thrilled to learn …

The Easiest Workout to Tone Your Entire Body

JK... but at least it’s fun.<p>In the words of the wise one, Kanye West (less caps lock, more PG13);<p>“1 and 2 and 3 and 4 and get them sit-ups right …

What Are The Best Tactics To Get PR For A Bootstrapped Startup?

Startups try to create their image to the public in the best possible way they can. After all, they need a good response from the public to make sure …

Public Relations

How to Discipline Stubborn, ‘Unpunishable’ Children

You might not be able to control their behavior, but you do have control over what they learn.<p>Parents of strong-willed children have a unique set of …

10 core exercises that are better for your back (and body) than crunches

These exercises protect your back and neck, and target more of your abdominal muscles than crunches alone.<p>The abdominals are a pain point for many gym goers. We habitually grab a mat, get down on our backs and start crunching away with the goal of finally carving out those elusive six-pack abs. But …

Workouts

What you should know about barometric pressure and headaches

Researchers have still to prove a definitive link between the weather and headaches or migraines. According to the American Migraine Foundation, …

Headaches

35 Lower-Body Exercises to Shape Your Legs — and You Can Do Them All at Home

Although it's nice to take a trip to the gym and work up a sweat with all the equipment that's available to you, there are times when you just want …

Overcoming The Pain Of Childhood Emotional Neglect

You keep your emotional distance from friends and loved ones. Often you’re not sure how to feel or if a feeling arises, it quickly disappears before …

6 major reasons why people divorce

Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie, Anna Faris and Chris Pratt, Fergie and Josh Duhamel — lately it seems like so many of our favorite couples are breaking up. As we dry our tears, most of us are left wondering, <i>why</i>?<p>Though those couples may just be separated now, the journey to divorce is, unfortunately, …

Angelina Jolie

How children grow up to be narcissists

How does someone "get" a narcissistic personality disorder?<p>Narcissistic personality disorders are a byproduct of certain childhood family environments. All children want their parents' approval and attention.<p>Children adapt to their homes, and often the most productive and reasonable adaptation to …

Narcissism

Keto Diet - Dr. Axe

<b>Ketogenic Diet Benefits for Weight Loss, Fighting Disease & More</b><p>Unlike many fad diets that come and go with very limited rates of long-term success, …

How to Look Good Naked: Inside Dakota Johnson’s Fifty Shades Darker Workout Routine

“The joke was, ‘I’m about to be naked for six months,’” says Gunnar Peterson, the Beverly Hills fitness guru who, together with New York–based trainer Kacy Duke, helped get Dakota Johnson in shape ahead of the filming of <i>Fifty Shades Darker</i>. In order for Johnson to look and feel her best while nude, …

Parenting Priority: Bedtime

You might question why bedtime is <i>the</i> parenting priority. Bedtime as a parenting priority doesn't appear to follow commonly-held beliefs such as encouraging your child to pick up a sport, eat well, follow their bliss with success, or be one of the good guys.<p>A nurturing bedtime can accomplish all …

What No One Tells You About Marriage

Let’s cut to the chase, shall we?<p>They told you marriage would change over time, that there would be hard times, but they never said it would be like</i> …

Beverly Hills MD: Crepe Correction

<b>Dr. John Layke<br>Cosmetic Surgeon<br>Beverly Hills Surgery</b><p>Dr. John Layke is a practicing plastic surgeon with the Beverly Hills Plastic Surgery Group. He …

Beverly Hills

Why Obedience Is NOT My Parenting Goal

Often, when people hear that we do not use punishments, rewards, bribes, time-outs or arbitrary consequences to mold our children's behavior, they're confused.<p><b>How then, do we get our kids to "just listen," (read: obey)? How do we get them, in other words, to do whatever we tell them to do?</b><p>The short …

Parenting

rms beauty Master Mixer

I have a feeling I'm going to be the odd one out...<p>All the reviews I've read for the Master Mixer have been overwhelmingly positive, but I'm sad to …

We got 10 CEOs to tell us their one killer interview question for new hires

Where do you see yourself in five years? Tell me about a time when you showed leadership. What is your biggest weakness?<p>These are the standard questions that job candidates face during interviews. And by now, everyone also has standard answers. (“My biggest weakness? I work too hard.”)<p>As you scale …

Employment

How Managers Become Leaders

Artwork: Adam Ekbergs Country Roads 2005, ink-jet print<p>Harald (not his real name) is a high-potential leader with 15 years of experience at a leading European chemical company. He started as an assistant product manager in the plastics unit and was quickly transferred to Hong Kong to help set up …

How Company Culture Shapes Employee Motivation

<i>DAVE WHEELER FOR HBR</i><p>In a recent strategy meeting we attended with the leaders of a Fortune-500 company, the word “culture” came up 27 times in 90 minutes. Business leaders believe a strong organizational culture is critical to success, yet culture tends to feel like some magic force that few know …

Why Acting as One Company Isn’t Easy

A sales manager recently told me about an embarrassing scene that unfolded before an important client meeting. “Two teams from our firm were waiting …

The Oilery

Over the last few years, I “dabbled” in store-bought essential oils here and there. I always had an interest, but I never took the time to really …

Essential Oils

Fatherly | Dad Advice for Parenting, Gear, Life & More

ADVERTISEMENT<p>50 Best Places to Work<br>• Write for Fatherly<p>Parenting<br>• Play<br>• Health & Science<br>• Gear<br>• Love & Money<br>• News<p>Trying & Expecting<br>• Baby<br>• Toddler<br>• Preschool<br>• Big …

24 Movies You Should Watch This Season

If spring is the season of slim pickings at the movies, and summer the time for celluloid junk food, then autumn—the season of mists and mellow fruitfulness, as John Keats once called it—is when the cinematic chefs serve up their most ambitious fare. Every single week you’ll find movies that, even …

Going Abroad? Save Big Money On Your Phone Bill With 'Flyp'

If you hate the idea of having a work phone and personal phone, paying long-distance calling overages and feeling obligated to pick up calls from unknown senders, there's an app that can help resolve these problems for you. Its solution: Set up multiple phone numbers on a single device, and do it …

Mobile

How I Introduce Music and Movies to My 3-Year-Olds

M’s first movie<p>Three months ago, I bought <i>The Sound of Music</i> soundtrack.<p>How do you introduce new songs to children? The best way is to start by …