Ironing a dress shirt is one of those things most people don’t know how to do right. No one wants to walk into a meeting looking rumpled. Here are some tips for properly using your iron on a dress shirt. (Thanks to Art of Manliness, which has great advice on this subject and other men’s
Have you ever tried to connect with someone only to get one of those automatic “out of office” responses? This drives me nuts. I’m always traveling somewhere “out of office” whether it’s business related or not. No matter where I may roam and for what purpose, I always make sure I am accessible and open for
The latest in sleep science is clear: No matter how self-motivated you may be, you need a good night’s rest to perform to your highest potential. Nitun Verma is a Stanford-trained sleep medicine researcher and cofounder of the health care company PeerWell who took to Reddit to answer users’ questions about getting a perfect night’s sleep.
Top women in tech explain what they do to prepare for the week. I want to start this story with an apology. Recently, I profiled several leaders in tech who explained what they do every Monday morning to start their week. The article was a big hit. Yet, without even thinking, I made the mistake
When researchers attempt to chronicle the movement of ideas about the Earth’s surface, there are a few ways to go about it. One is to look at the the mass movements of large groups of people. Another is to examine the lives of influential individuals. A new study, published July 31 in Science, combines the
These days, when we hear the phrase “dress code” we’re most likely to associate it with workplace rules. A lot of jobs still have written guidelines for employee attire, at varying degrees of strictness. Much rarer are dress codes for social events. These written requests for attendee attire are usually only one or two words long, meant to
Packing well is an art: Frequent travelers know how to pack as little as possible while still toting everything they’ll need. We recently published a post on the best hacks for packing a suitcase. Since it’s easier to visualize the suitcase, we’ve created an infographic that shows exactly where each item belongs. This is what your