“The less you respond to negative people, the more peaceful your life will become.” ~Unknown I work for a website that creates videos on lifestyle, fashion, food, travel, fitness, and more. Our channel has a massive following from all walks of life, and we receive a lot of love but also a bit of hate.
Struggling lingerie brand Victoria’s Secret has a new owner. The company’s current owner, L Brands, said Thursday that the private equity firm Sycamore Partners will buy 55 per cent of Victoria’s Secret for about US$525 million. The Columbus, Ohio, company will keep the remaining 45 per cent stake. After the sale, L Brands will be
How are organizations acknowledging heightening awareness and evolving understanding of gender, identity, and orientation in the workplace? For example, are leaders using pronouns in their email signatures? Is there understanding about misgendering? Are employee groups being leveraged to help navigate all of this? And, what about HR? Is HR adjusting by expanding beyond the
“The beauty of the truth; whether it is good or bad, it is liberating.” ~Paulo Coelho It’s around the time of your mother or father’s birthday. You browse through the card aisles of your local store getting more and more frustrated because you cannot relate to any of the cards you read. You eventually pick
Olay, a Procter & Gamble skin care brand, has officially announced it will stop retouching skin in advertising campaigns by 2021. The news came on Wednesday during an event in New York. Actor Busy Phillips will be the face of the kick-off campaign called “My Olay,” which will feature un-airbrushed photos of Phillips, model Denise
A woman struggles to tell her boss that no, she won’t work overtime for the third day this week. A man feels resentful in his relationship because he always gives, and his partner always takes. A woman wants to stop faking pleasure in the bedroom but doesn’t know how. Though their stories differ, these folks
LONDON (AP) — Britain’s Prince Harry and his wife, Meghan, are breaking free of the Royal Family starting March 31, the couple’s office said Wednesday. The announcement comes as Buckingham Palace reviewed the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s use of the label “Sussex Royal” after their decision to step back from royal duties. Talks involving
Just about everyone involved in hiring for every role in every company agrees: It’s important to find applicants who are a good cultural fit. That said, some contend that it’s easy to overemphasize this piece of the hiring puzzle, ultimately and often unwittingly perpetuating a culture in which everyone looks, thinks, talks, and acts alike.
“Don’t make assumptions. Find the courage to ask questions and to express what you really want. Communicate with others as clearly as you can to avoid misunderstandings, sadness and drama. With just this one agreement, you can completely transform your life.” ~Don Miguel Ruiz Online dating and dating apps have revolutionized the experience of dating
By Staff The Associated Press Posted February 18, 2020 1:57 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ NEW YORK (AP) — The debate over unrealistic body ideals for women is a long-standing one, but the same discussion over expectations for men hasn’t reached the same cultural pitch.
Takeaway: Think breaks are valuable for all sorts of reasons. I chatted with Mike Schmitz about the value he sees in think breaks, and walk you through the do’s and don’ts for planning a break of your own. This is the second part of a two-part series. Read the first segment, What I Learned from
“An enemy is a person whose story you do not know.” ~Irene Butter We all know the status of our currently hostile nation—it feels as though you can’t make it through a single speech or read an article or engage in a conversation with friends that doesn’t somehow touch on polarizing topics or divisive politics.
Upgrade Your Mind – Motivational Video Download or Stream the speech now, on iTunes, Apple Music, Spotify, Google Music, Deezer, Amazon MP3 and MP3 Download WorldwideUpgrade Your Mind – Motivational Speech – Copyright: Fearless MotivationSpeaker: William Hollis Upgrade Your Mind – Motivational Video by Fearless Motivation – WATCH FREE:[embedded content] Albert Einstein once said: “We cannot solve
By Staff The Associated Press Posted February 17, 2020 3:58 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ A Polish mayor on Monday deplored the decision by a sister town in France to suspend 25-year official ties with her town because it declared itself an area “free of
The following is largely excerpted from i4cp’s study, Avoid Acquisition Acrimony: How to Analyze Culture Synergy Early (available to i4cp members only). Salesforce-Tableau, Google-Fitbit, Raytheon-United Technologies, Bristol Myers Squibb-Celgene…2019 certainly saw its fair share of M&A activity. While these and the hundreds of other combinations in the last year are undoubtedly optimistic about their future
Cold sores can be tiny and painful, and for some, they keep appearing over and over again. Dr. Dick Zoutman, chief of staff at Scarborough Health Network in Toronto, says the virus that causes cold sores is known as herpes simplex virus type 1 (or HSV-1). “Many people are infected with this virus but most
By now, your hands have probably felt the full effects of a Canadian winter. Dry, itchy and flaky skin is common during colder months, and it can be even worse for people with pre-existing conditions like eczema and psoriasis. That’s why, according to Toronto board-certified dermatologist Dr. Julia Carroll, using the right hand cream is
This morning’s headlines include a story about crew members on a KLM flight being accused of racism related to the Coronavirus. This stems from an incident in which a passenger noticed a handwritten sign taped to a lavatory door on a KLM flight from Amsterdam to Seoul that read in Korean: “cabin crew exclusive restroom.”
“Owning our story and loving ourselves through that process is the bravest thing that we’ll ever do.” Brené Brown Growing up I watched my grandparents’ relationship with longing. They anticipated each other’s needs, they did small loving gestures for each other every day, and they put the other fist without resentment. I longed to have
A Georgia boy woke up in the middle of the night to flames engulfing his bedroom, but instead of panicking, he jumped into action. Noah Woods, 5, grabbed his little sister, 2, and exited through their shared bedroom window, the only safe exit when the Sunday night fire broke out. His heroics didn’t end there;
“Picture a pattern of upright dominoes that have been positioned just far enough away from one other to highlight the gap between them, but just close enough to hit each other if one of them tips over. Hit a single domino and it sets off a chain reaction. Oftentimes, our own actions, reactions and counter-reactions,
New parents, who’d just adopted their eight-day-old daughter, received the surprise of their life on their flight home. They’d spent the last nine years trying to get pregnant or adopt a child, and finally, on Nov. 9, 2019, the California couple were able to take their adopted daughter, who was born in Colorado, home with
Would you give your best talent a 13% pay raise? Maybe you aren’t quite sure how to answer that question. Your first instinct could be that it all depends on the context and circumstance—13% is well above salary inflation, which consistently comes in at around 3%. But we’re talking about your best talent, not your
“You are not a mess. You are a feeling person in a messy world.” ~Glennon Doyle Milton I have suffered with some type of anxiety for as long as I can remember. The stomach aches at age five. Trips to the specialist, always coming back with no known cause. The feelings in grade school of
Posted February 12, 2020 4:03 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ One South Carolina man learned his lesson to always double-check his lottery tickets. An unidentified man purchased a Palmetto Cash 5 lottery ticket at a gas station in Newberry, according to the state lottery commission.
With the Trump Impeachment trial acquittal, Jordan Peterson gives his thoughts on the current status of politics in the United States. Discover some hidden truths and secrets that you may not know otherwise! Subscribe for Motivational Videos Every Weekday, Helping You Get Through The Week! http://bit.ly/MotivationVideos Follow us on: Instagram: http://bit.ly/2rhGNMY Facebook: http://bit.ly/2r85DC3 Twitter: http://bit.ly/2qir5TO
“Love is our true destiny. We do not find the meaning of life by ourselves alone—we find it with another.” ~Thomas Merton Seth: When Aria and I decided to devote a year to encouraging one another in our mindfulness practice, we couldn’t have known what those twelve months had in store. I had always enjoyed
A group of smart cookies have cracked the code. Just outside of Dispensary 33, one of Chicago‘s recreational marijuana shops, a Girl Scouts troop set up their cookie stand in a genius way to sell boxes. The group of girls, along with their parents, set up shop outside the store on Sunday, eventually selling around
Takeaway: A while back I spent seven days in Jamaica conducting a “think week.” This time in the sun was loosely modeled on Bill Gates’ annual think week ritual. I learned five key things: the more time we spend keeping up the less time we spend getting ahead; that we need to strike a balance
“The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances: if there is any reaction, both are transformed.” ~C.G. Jung Everyone says it. They say chemistry is a must. I know I say it. But why do we say this? What exactly is chemistry, and is it really the best indicator of a