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42 Book Lovers' Gift Ideas For Women Who Can't Stop Reading

I like big books and I cannot lie.<p>Nora Ephron once wrote, "Reading is bliss." That couldn't be more true as December ushers in cozy winter nights spent curled up with a good book.<p>In honor of the holiday season, we've rounded up some of the standouts in the world of literary swag.<p>Without further …

6 Affordable Shoe Brands That Look Super Expensive

The desire to step up your shoe game each season is part of every fashion girl's agenda, but a serious habit can get expensive. If you're looking for …

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Soar Above One of the Most Awe-Inspiring Waterfalls on Earth

TravelVideo<p>Victoria Falls is among the most impressive natural wonders in the world.<p>TravelVideo<p>This legendary waterfall is among the biggest, and most awe-inspiring, on the planet.<p>The Zambezi River is more than 1.25 miles (2 kilometers) wide when it cascades over the lip of a large basalt plateau …

The 50 Most Beautiful Places in the World

Pinpointing all of the most beautiful places in the world could take a lifetime, but we think that these 50 otherworldly landscapes and awe-inspiring natural wonders need to move to the very top of your travel bucket list. This piece was originally published in 2015 and has been updated.<p>Cliffs of …

The Smartest Ways to Network at a Party

Reading a room is a skill that can be learned; a guide to nonverbal cues like how people stand or hold their hands<p>By<p>Sue Shellenbarger<p>Sue Shellenbarger<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>Google+<p>Sue.Shellenbarger@wsj.com<p>Some people enter a room of strangers and glide along from one lively conversation to …

Snark is good for you: Science reveals the surprising benefits of sarcasm

<b>(Associated Press)</b><p>New research suggests being on the giving and receiving end of a sarcastic exchange actually stimulates creativity<p>Francesca Gino<p>November 22, 2015 4:00pm (UTC)<p>This article was originally published by Scientific American.<p>“Sarcasm is the lowest form of wit but the highest form of …

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How being genuine affects your career success

There’s an enormous amount of research suggesting that emotional intelligence (EQ) is critical to your performance at work. TalentSmart has tested …

Best Trips 2016

TravelBest Of<p>National Geographic Traveler presents the New Year's must-see places. Whether it’s Botswana's Okavango Delta or Brazil's beaches, these 20 go-now destinations will get you packing.

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The Korean Solution For Oily Skin

<i>Another day, another slew of questions about the Korean approach to skincare. Last time she wrote us, Alicia Yoon (Peach & Lily's co-founder) took on</i> …

Skin Care

This Korean Beauty Trend is the Latest Winter Beauty Crazy for Good Reason

It’s no secret that Korean beauty always seems to be<p>oneseveral steps ahead of what we have here in the states, constantly coming up with new and innovate skincare trends. That’s why whenever we hear about the latest K-beauty trend, we definitely stop and take note. One of the latest must-haves to …

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52 simple ways to motivate yourself

1. Close your eyes, and visualize yourself reaching your goals.<p>2. Try something new today.<p>3. Take a walk in a park, and let nature reset your mind.<p>4. Make a to-do list. You'll feel encouraged as you cross off items.<p>5. Get more sleep. Sleep deprivation could be making you less motivated.<p>6. Drink …

9 Daily Habits of Stylish Women

The simple routines women who dress well follow every day.<p>While there's no universal code or to-do list that all stylish women adhere to, there are a few select habits that aid the process of crafting a good outfit every single day. From checking the weather to selecting the right undergarments, …

The French Girl Beauty Secret That’s Worth Trying This Season

French women are globally recognized for the je ne sais quoi of their “I woke up like this” tousled hair and flawless skin. But when it comes to those glowing complexions, anyone who has visited a Paris pharmacy can tell you their secret: micellar water, the cult beauty product that hydrates, …

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The Difference Between 'Dating' Material and 'Travel the World With' Material

Essentially, I'm who you'd travel the world with. A relationship would never work with me if the guy is just "dating" material. I need someone who is "travel the world with" material. Here's why.<p>I suck at dating. I'm not cutey, or flirty, or seductive. I won't giggle and agree with everything you …

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The Power of Not Caring What Anyone Thinks

Just last month, I said yes to a speaking gig at a Chamber of Commerce meeting a few towns away. I said yes even though I am a true introvert, and …

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101 Greatest Quotes About Success and How to Achieve It

Sometimes the inspiration you need to achieve success can be found in a few simple, smart words.<p>What makes something smart? It can mean many things for many people.<p>But the kind of smart I'm talking about is the smart that inspires, the smart that speaks to us and makes sense, the smart that allows …

12 Once-in-a-Lifetime Camping Sites

More than 700 miles of trails wind through Montana’s crystalline lakes, jagged mountain peaks, and ancient glaciers. Go now, before they vanish …

11 Memoirs That Read Better Than a Novel

Originally published on Kirkus. For more from Kirkus, click here.<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>11 Memoirs That Read Better Than a Novel<p>Follow Kirkus on Twitter: www.twitter.com/KirkusReviews

8 leadership traits that are critical for success

Today’s business world is as complex as ever. And it’s always changing.<p>Ray Carvey, executive vice president of corporate learning at Harvard Business …

24 European Beauty Products Korean Girls Love

The French have their “effortless” beauty, and the Americans have “woke up like this.” Among the countries that wield cosmetic influence, South Korea …

8 Mental Habits the Most Successful People Learn to Break

It's not what you learn, but what you unlearn that matters.<p>Sometimes, success comes not from what you learn to do but what you learn to stop doing.<p>That bit of wisdom comes from Sandja Brügmann, serial entrepreneur and founder of the Passion Institute, a recently launched online educational program …

Entrepreneurs Who Embody These 9 Practices Will Gain Loyalty

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you want to create a successful business, set an example for others to follow. Establishing and maintaining the right kind of culture is essential in any venture.<p>My decades of experience as an entrepreneur have taught me that it …

How Playing the Long Game Made Elizabeth Holmes a Billionaire

Inside the 31-year-old's fight to disrupt a $75 billion industry, and grow it by another $125 billion.<p>You'd have to look really hard not to see Steve Jobs in Elizabeth Holmes. Both Holmes and Jobs were loners as kids. As a teenager, Jobs discovered Plato; Holmes favored Roman emperor-philosopher …

Gut Healing, Cellulite Improving, Wrinkle Reducing Lemonade

Yesterday I wrote an article on the benefits of collagen, you can read all about that here (I’m also giving away three containers of it so make sure …

How to Look Great Coming Off the Plane, By the Minutes

For all of the secrets frequent fliers hold—from the chicest florist in Paris to how to talk your way into the ultimate hotel room upgrade—perhaps the most refined skill is mastering the art of looking unfettered no matter the distance (or time zones) between your origin and destination.<p>For …

6 Supercharged Under-Eye Concealers That Correct While They Camouflage

In the era of multitasking products, cover-up is making great strides. Able to disguise weary gazes while moisturizing and smoothing fine lines, the latest under-eye concealers marry coverage with next-level skincare ingredients. BareMinerals's Complete Coverage Serum Concealer provides what the …

30 CEOs Reveal the Daily Habits Responsible for Their Success

Getting to the top involves doing the right things, day after day.<p>Look at any CEO running a profitable company and you’ll find someone who has figured a few things out. One trait many of these leaders have in common: consistency. Check out these quotes from 30 successful CEOs regarding the daily …

15 Models on the Fall Beauty Products They Can’t Live Without

There’s no room for excess beauty baggage on the fashion-month circuit—especially if you’re a model. Jetting between time zones and racing from show to show is par for the course, which means that keeping a streamlined cosmetics case isn’t just advisable, but essential. We surveyed some of our …

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16 Makeup Products That Will Make Pores Magically Disappear

Abracadabra, let those pores disappear! Well, we wish it could be that easy. While many different skincare products can help to clear your pores and make them less pronounced, you can take it one step further and use some amazing makeup primers and products that will visibly reduce the look of …

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