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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.
Amazon's reviews for James Comey's A Higher Loyalty is limited to verified purchasers.

Amazon is limiting reviews on James Comey’s new book — and some people are furious

Amazon is limiting reviews on James Comey's "A Higher Loyalty."
Stop thinking about doing, and start doing.

A Stanford professor explains how ‘design thinking’ can help you lose weight, stop worrying, and change your life

In "The Achievement Habit," Stanford engineering professor Bernard Roth explains how design thinking can help you get to the root of any problem — and solve it.
Dating can be hard — even when people are honest about what they want.

There’s a troublesome difference between what men say they want in a romantic partner and who they choose to date

Dating successful women may prompt some men to feel insecure about their own achievements, writes Jenna Birch in "The Love Gap."
It's a slippery slope toward divorce.

There’s one big reason to break up with someone, even if you love them

It may be time to break up if two people in a relationship are on different life timelines, argues Jenna Birch in "The Love Gap."
Lose weight without losing your mind.

2 formerly obese economists who lost a combined 120 pounds in 18 months say ‘meta-rules’ were a key part of their success

The authors of "The Economists' Diet" recommend minimizing choice in your diet by creating "meta-rules," such as, "During the week, I have salad for lunch."