How to Battle the Necessary Evil That Is Holiday Travel

Until the day when virtual reality is able to successfully replicate an afternoon spent watching football with your family and a tryptophan hangover, you're going to have to travel around the holidays. And while it's nice to finally arrive at your destination, the journey? Not so much. But holiday travel isn't doomed… » 11/26/14 12:00pm Yesterday 12:00pm

Listen More Than You Talk: Advice from a Networking Guru

For some, the idea of networking conjures images of digging through your bag for a crumpled business card or going in for an awkward handshake. But before you flake on that industry happy hour, listen to the empowering wisdom of Kathryn Minshew, CEO of The Muse, who reminds us that the rules of networking are the… » 11/25/14 11:59am Tuesday 11:59am

Don't Pretend Seasonal Socks Are a Legit Christmas Present

Do you want some too-small, last-season sweater for Christmas? No? Then why on earth would you subject your loved ones to similar crappy gifts? Running around the mall on Christmas Eve trying to pick up the latest must-have gadget because you don't know what else to get the people on your list is a waste of time and… » 11/24/14 3:59pm Monday 3:59pm

Upgrade Your Home with These Pringles Can Hacks

Unlike spring cleaning, when people compulsively toss everything in sight, chillier weather may inspire you to refresh your home with decor upgrades. These four Pringles® can hacks are an easy way to invest some DIY energy into making your home more inviting as you prepare to spend more time indoors. » 11/24/14 11:59am Monday 11:59am

Shake Up Your Hosting Duties and Floor Your Guests This Thanksgiving

While holiday parties are often a pleasant (and delicious) way to get together with your family and friends, they also mean more time spent cleaning up. Between Aunt Lisa traversing your brand new hardwood in her dirt-encrusted boots and your adorable, annoying nephew tracking tinsel all over the carpet, a four-hour… » 11/21/14 4:00pm 11/21/14 4:00pm

Help! It's the Holiday Season and My Parents Have Discovered Twitter!

Sometimes it feels like if you don't post, tweet, or Tumbl an event, it kind of isn't real. But while you're focusing on inflicting FOMO upon your frenemies, it's easy to forget about your most ardent and devoted social media fan base: your family. And now that the holidays are here, you've got some explaining to do. » 11/21/14 12:00pm 11/21/14 12:00pm

Sweat Out That Turkey: Equipment-Free, Floor-Based Workouts

Feel that? That half-crazed, half-hungry feeling? That's the holidays soaking into your veins. It's the smell of turkey mixed with feelings of doom. It's stress all wrapped up and tied with a bow. And womp, womp: it's the holidays and you don't have time to head to the gym for a few hours when there's a turkey in the… » 11/20/14 4:00pm 11/20/14 4:00pm

How to Sneak A Workout into Your Workday (Without Getting Fired)

Whether you're just starting out on the quest to improve your everyday fitness or a workout ninja who's reading this while doing leg-lifts atop your balance ball, there are plenty of ways to get healthier without disrupting your routine. Experts recommend taking 10,000 steps a day to stay fit, but that's just the… » 11/20/14 12:00pm 11/20/14 12:00pm

Diesel Facts to Dealership Hacks: An Industry Pro’s Car-Buying Tips

Car shopping can be about as fun as chasing down electrical problems on a fifty-year-old British sports car. Between dealership runaround, price volatility, and variables from site to site, buying a vehicle can take hours of work and a ton of cross-shopping. But it doesn't have to be that way. » 11/20/14 11:59am 11/20/14 11:59am

Transform Pringles Cans and Your Office with Four DIY Projects

Oh work. It may help you with things like paying rent and saving up for a Caribbean vacation, but the whole "job thing" can wear on you – especially if your office is less than stimulating. But toiling away at the office doesn't have to be so...blah. With these four hacks (and some Pringles® cans) your cubicle will… » 11/19/14 11:59am 11/19/14 11:59am

Tech to Help You Live Like the Boss You Already Are

Once you make that transformation from fledgling hot mess to the type of superhuman that even the ultimate #GrownWoman (you know the one, #Surfbort) would give her seal of approval, you realize that it's always possible to do better. That's the thing about growing up — it never stops. Luckily you don't need a… » 11/18/14 12:00pm 11/18/14 12:00pm

Inside the Feline Mind: 7 Cat Behaviors and What They Really Mean

Any animal lover knows cats are complicated — hence the reassuring popularity of Grumpy Cat, the feline celebrity whose charmingly choleric mug unlocks a universe of emotional mysteries to all those who gaze upon it. But for pet owners who have stared into their own cat's placid, unblinking eyes and seen only the… » 11/18/14 12:00pm 11/18/14 12:00pm

Buy Your Family Gifts That Are Actually for You: A Strategic Gift Guide

The holidays are a time to give back, and shower your family with gifts that show how much you truly appreciate all that they do for you during the year. But if, in the course of giving back, you happen to get yourself a little something out of the deal — hey, all the better, right? » 11/17/14 12:00pm 11/17/14 12:00pm

Catch the Holiday Spirit by Winning a $150 GameStop Gift Card

The holidays are coming. Ugh! Obviously, the best way to keep yourself sane amidst all the tinsel-strewn chaos is by buying yourself some new trinkets. Too bad it's also the time of year when your dollars have already been allocated to purchasing friends and family a bunch of junk they don't even want. » 11/14/14 12:00pm 11/14/14 12:00pm

Plan Ahead and Know Your Budget: Tips From a Wedding Planner

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Initially, getting married may feel like a chance to throw a massive party, but as anyone who's planned a wedding will tell you, the details involved in personalized vows and decorative fondant can quickly become overwhelming. Luckily, you don't have to become another victim of Pinterest overdose. » 11/12/14 11:59am 11/12/14 11:59am