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Michelle Obama’s book ‘Becoming’ sold more than 1.4 million copies in its first week. Here are 4 things we learned.

Former First Lady Michelle Obama's new book 'Becoming' is a blockbuster, selling more than 1.4 million copies in its first week, and here's why.
Florence Pugh and Alexander Skarsgard star on the series.

Alexander Skarsgard’s new TV show — ‘The Little Drummer Girl’ — is a stunning spy series, but starts at a glacial pace

Florence Pugh, Michael Shannon, and Alexander Skarsgard star on the AMC series based on on John Le Carré's novel of the same name.

Michelle Obama says her daughter Sasha makes her and Barack feel ‘inadequate’

While promoting her book "Becoming" on "Jimmy Kimmel Live," Michell Obama talked about living at home with Barack and Sasha.
Michelle Obama and Ellen DeGeneres in Costco.

Michelle Obama signed copies of her new book in Costco while Ellen DeGeneres sang about how Oprah got more mentions in the memoir than her

Michelle Obama and Ellen DeGeneres have been friends for years, and it's not the first time they've wreaked havoc in a store.
Your job shouldn't define you.

People say if you love what you do, you’ll never work a day in your life — but CEOs and experts caution that could be dangerous advice

Feeling passion for and deriving meaning from work is often seen as a good thing. But in "The Job," Ellen Ruppel Shell explains how that can backfire.
Let the awkward moments go.

Forgetting your most cringeworthy moments is easier said than done, but there’s an easy way to prevent them from haunting you for life

Awkward moments — and we all have them — don't have to follow you around forever. Try focusing on the non-emotional details of the memory, like what you were wearing that day.
Just be quiet.

The trick to getting more money in a negotiation isn’t what you say — it’s what you don’t

Awkward silences can work to your benefit when you're negotiating for higher pay. That's according to Melissa Dahl's book "Cringeworthy," which encourages readers to embrace the uncomfortable moments in their lives.
LinkedIn cofounder Reid Hoffman has been a board member at PayPal, Airbnb, and Microsoft over the years.

LinkedIn cofounder Reid Hoffman boils down his rule for hiring a replacement when a company has ‘the wrong CEO’

LinkedIn cofounder Reid Hoffman reveals what he looks for in candidates for CEO when a company's board of directors has lost faith in the current CEO's ability to succeed. This interview originally appeared in Elad Gil's new book, "High Growth Handbook."
Marc Andreessen shares his best advice for growing companies in Elad Gil's latest book, "High Growth Handbook."

Early Facebook investor Marc Andreessen says one of the biggest mistakes that startups make is hiring an HR leader too late

In an interview with tech luminary Elad Gil for his new book "High Growth Handbook," tech investor Marc Andreessen says companies should hire a HR leader when it has somewhere between 50 and 150 employees. There's a reason for that figure.
Schedule in your "relationship priorities."

A counterintuitive change to your daily schedule can make you feel happier and less busy

Schedule time to spend with friends and family in order to feel happier and less busy, says Laura Vanderkam in her new book, "Off the Clock." It's a more memorable way to pass your days than browsing social media.