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These are the 7 books to read if you want to work shorter hours for the same pay and productivity

Tim Ferriss, author of the '4-hour Work Week' Andrew "Drew" Kelly The concept of a 4-day week is being promoted by politicians and environmentalists. Multiple trials show that it is possible to reduce working hours without cutting pay. Insider has compiled a list of books on the topic. See more stories on Insider's business page. Thanks, in part, to a widely publicized trial in Iceland, the concept of the four-day workweek is back in the news.Politicians, environmentalists, an...
Tags: Books, Japan, US, Careers, America, Trends, Strategy, Features, New Zealand, Iceland, Wellbeing, Tim Ferriss, John Maynard Keynes, Barnes, New Economics Foundation, Bergman


Want to work a 4-day week? These are the books to read.

Working fewer hours, without a reduction in pay, is achievable for many workers. Credit: ac productions / Getty Images The concept of a 4-day week is being promoted by politicians and environmentalists. Multiple trials show that it is possible to reduce working hours without cutting pay. Insider has compiled a list of books on the topic. See more stories on Insider's business page. Thanks, in part, to a widely publicized trial in Iceland, the concept of the four-day workweek is back i...
Tags: Books, Japan, US, Careers, America, Trends, Strategy, Features, New Zealand, Iceland, Wellbeing, John Maynard Keynes, Barnes, New Economics Foundation, Bergman, Stephen Jones


The 6 best at-home teeth whitening kits in 2021, according to dentists

Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky At-home teeth whitening kits help lift surface stains, but many are expensive and hurt your teeth. We asked six professional dentists to recommend their go-to at-home teeth-whitening products. Our top pick, Crest 3D White Professional Effects, is effective, simple, and fairly affordable. Wanting whiter teeth in a world of first impressions and social media needs no explanation. But which at-home teeth whitening kits won't make your pearlies sensitive afte...
Tags: Reviews, Health, New York, New York City, Trends, Hydrogen Peroxide, Features, Beauty, Buying Guide, Beverly Hills, Fda, Boulder, Teeth, Pap, Campbell, Waltham


The wild life of billionaire Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, who eats one meal a day, evangelizes about bitcoin, and had to defend his company in front of Congress

Jack Dorsey onstage at a bitcoin convention on June 4, 2021 in Miami, Florida. Joe Raedle/Getty Images Jack Dorsey cofounded Twitter in 2006, and the company has made him a billionaire. He is famous for his unusual life of luxury, including a daily fasting routine and regular ice baths. Dorsey holds two CEO jobs at Twitter and his payment company Square. Visit Business Insider's home page for more stories. From fighting armies of bots to quashing rumors about sending his beard hair to ...
Tags: Google, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, South Korea, Twitter, New York Post, Japan, Elon Musk, Hollywood, Obama, Congress, Washington, Cbs News, Life, Senate, White House


Jeff Bezos just traveled to the edge of space. Here are 13 things you probably didn't know about the Amazon founder.

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos. MARK RALSTON/AFP via Getty Images Jeff Bezos launched 62 miles above Earth aboard Blue Origin's New Shepard rocket on Tuesday. You might not know that Bezos almost named Amazon "Cadabra." In August 2020, he became the first person to accumulate a fortune of over $200 billion. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. His mother, Jacklyn Bezos, gave birth to him when she was a teenager. Jeff Bezos in 1997. Paul Souders/Getty Images ...
Tags: Amazon, Texas, Jay Leno, Washington, Life, Wall Street, New York City, Trends, Earth, Cnn, Features, Billionaires, Holland, Jeff Bezos, Seattle, Fast Company


Jeff Bezos launches to the edge of space today. Here are 13 things you probably didn't know about the Amazon founder.

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos. MARK RALSTON/AFP via Getty Images Jeff Bezos will launch to space aboard Blue Origin's New Shepard rocket at 9 a.m. ET. You might not know that Bezos almost named Amazon "Cadabra." In August 2020, he became the first person to accumulate a fortune of over $200 billion. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. His mother, Jacklyn Bezos, gave birth to him when she was a teenager. Jeff Bezos in 1997. Paul Souders/Getty Images Accord...
Tags: Amazon, Texas, Jay Leno, Washington, Life, Wall Street, New York City, Trends, Cnn, Features, Getty Images, Billionaires, Holland, Jeff Bezos, Seattle, Fast Company


Netflix’s This Could Go Anywhere with Phil Tufnell and Brendon McCullum – a preview

Piss off golf. It is a phenomenon we will never be able to wrap our head around. Cricketers liking and talking about golf. No offence to golf – which is a perfectly decent sport if you want to fake-befriend late-middle-aged men who have the power to give you a promotion – but it is a different sport to cricket and should stay in its own damn lane. And so to This Could Go Anywhere, a new Netflix series revolving around a New Zealand road trip taken by Phil Tufnell and Brendon McCullum...
Tags: England, Sex, Features, Netflix, New Zealand, Brendon Mccullum, Don, Viv Richards, Phil Tufnell, Brendon Baz McCullum, Phil Tuffers Tufnell


9 dating apps that are perfect for people who are sick of Tinder

Jet Cat Studio/Shutterstock With lockdowns ending, single people are ready to get back into the dating scene. Online dating remains a favorite way to meet people, with over 270 million users globally in 2020. Tinder still dominates the US market, but new apps are winning fans with younger users. See more stories on Insider's business page. As hot vax summer rages on with more people fully vaccinated, Americans feel increasingly comfortable meeting face-to-face to date. Dating apps rem...
Tags: New York, London, Life, US, America, Trends, Features, Paris, League, Dating App, Tech Insider, Bumble Bumble, Tinder Bumble, Matt McNeill Love, Contributors 2019, Happn Happn


The best indoor herb gardens we tested in 2021

Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Even if you don't have a green thumb, you can eat fresh produce year-round with the help of an indoor garden. A large unit like our pick from Rise can produce enough leafy greens, herbs, and more four a family of four. We talked to an expert about the pros and cons of taking your gardening hobby indoors. The pandemic did more than increase our time spent on Zoom; people's interest in gardening also skyrocketed. The recent gardening boom was so pronoun...
Tags: Reviews, Amazon, Kitchen, Cooking, Gardening, Life, Trends, Features, Buying Guide, Falcone, Planting, AeroGarden, Insider Picks, Insider Picks Guides, Kitchen Guides, Home (Reviews


The 7 best face sunscreens of 2021, according to dermatologists

Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky You should apply sunscreen to your face every day, regardless of skin type, skin tone, or weather. Mineral and chemical sunscreens each have their own pros and cons for different people. We tapped 2 dermatologists, a scientist, a makeup artist, and a pro surfer for the 7 best face sunscreens. Rain or shine, face sunscreen is a year-round necessity. (As is sunscreen for the rest of your body, FWIW.) The best sunscreen for your face will help protect your skin a...
Tags: Reviews, Health, Florida, Shopping, California, Trends, Features, Beauty, Hawaii, Buying Guide, Italy, Myanmar, Uva, Chemical, Skincare, BGS


The 25 best large companies for career growth, according to employees

ZipRecruiter is one of the best companies for career growth, according to employees on Comparably. Courtesy of Comparably Some companies stand out for their career advancement opportunities. Career site Comparably used employee ratings to find the top companies for growing your career. Here's the top 25 large companies for career growth. See more stories on Insider's business page. 25. Cue Health Courtesy of Comparably Location: San Diego, CaliforniaIndustry: Biotec...
Tags: Careers, San Francisco, Trends, Atlanta, Features, Companies, Austin, San Diego, San Jose, Seattle, Career Growth, Atlanta Georgia, Plano, Nashville Tennessee, Costa Mesa, Solana Beach


The 25 best small and midsize companies for career growth, according to employees

IntelyCare is one of the best companies for career growth, according to employees on Comparably. Courtesy of Comparably Career site Comparably just released its latest ranking: the best companies for career growth. To find the most highly rated companies, Comparably used employee ratings over a 12-month period. Here's the top 25 small and midsize companies for professional development. See more stories on Insider's business page. 25. Grammarly Courtesy of Comparably ...
Tags: New York, Careers, Toronto, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Trends, Atlanta, Features, Companies, Healthcare, Alexandria, Mixpanel, Career Growth, Wilmington Delaware, Alida, Redwood City


The 25 large companies with the best leadership teams, according to employees

Google CEO Sundar Pichai. Google is one of the companies part of Comparably's best leadership teams ranking. Justin Sullivan: Getty Images Comparably's latest ranking looks at the companies with the best executives and managers. The top companies belong to different industries, from tech to healthcare. Here's the top 25 large companies with the best leadership according to employees. See more stories on Insider's business page. 25. CVS Health Courtesy of Comparab...
Tags: Google, New York, Leadership, Careers, San Francisco, Trends, Atlanta, Features, Companies, Cambridge, San Jose, Oakland, Santa Clara, Waltham, Dearborn, Provo


The 25 small and midsize companies with the best leadership teams, according to employees

Mike Allen of Axios welcomes the audience to the Axios News Shapers event on the US education system on February 22, 2019 in Washington, DC. Shannon Finney/Getty Images Comparably just published its annual list of the companies with the best leadership teams. The ranking is based on anonymous employee ratings over a 12-month period. Here's the top 25 small and midsize companies with the best leadership teams. See more stories on Insider's business page. 25. Beiersdorf North Ame...
Tags: New York, Leadership, Boston, Digital, US, Careers, Toronto, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Trends, Features, Companies, Healthcare, Cambridge, Oakland, Newton


Five bonkers moments from the 2019 Cricket World Cup final – but which was the most uniquely cricket?

2019 Cricket World Cup final, England v New Zealand Cricket is at its very purest and best when it’s completely village; when the bowlers are batting and people are being run-out and everyone has to keep checking the laws and playing regulations because they don’t have the faintest idea what’s going. Cricket chaos is the greatest chaos. Cricket chaos is the greatest thing of all. Here are five bonkers moments from the climax of the World Cup final. Let’s try and work out which was the...
Tags: England, Sex, Features, New Zealand, Wood, Trent Boult, Ben Stokes, Mark Wood, Jos Buttler, Adil Rashid, Rashid, Martin Guptill, Jimmy Neesham, New Zealand cricket, Stokes Standard, Rashid Wood


The 25 best CEOs of large companies, ranked by employees of color

Zoom founder Eric Yuan speaks before the Nasdaq opening bell ceremony on April 18, 2019 in New York City. Kena Betancur/Getty Images Comparably's latest CEO ranking looks at the top-rated CEOs according to employees of color. Four non-white CEOs made the top 10 this year. Here's the most highly rated CEOs of large companies according to employees of color. See more stories on Insider's business page. 25. Aman Bhutani, GoDaddy Aman Bhutani. Courtesy of Comparably ...
Tags: New York, Satya Nadella, Careers, San Francisco, Trends, Diversity, Features, San Jose, Oakland, Santa Clara, Scottsdale, Irvine, Vlad, Cambridge Massachusetts, CEOs, Mike Walsh


The 25 best CEOs of small and midsize companies, ranked by employees of color

Alessio Alionco. Courtesy of Comparably Comparably just published the best CEOs according to employees of color. The ranking uses ratings from a 12-month period to find the best of the best. Here's the top 25 CEOs of small and midsize companies according to employees of color. See more stories on Insider's business page. 25. Ray Grainger, Mavenlink Ray Grainger. Courtesy of Comparably Location: Irvine, CaliforniaIndustry: Computer softwareEmployee quote about the CEO...
Tags: New York, Digital, Careers, Toronto, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Trends, Diversity, Features, John, Houston, Oakland, Fyber, Wilmington, Irvine, California City


The 25 best CEOs of large companies, ranked by female employees

Shantanu Narayen, chairman, president, and CEO of Adobe. Jeff Bottari/Invision for Adobe/AP Images Career site Comparably released its latest ranking of the best CEOs according to female employees. The list is based on female ratings over a 12-month period, starting on June 23, 2020. The following are the top 25 CEOs at companies with more than 500 employees. See more stories on Insider's business page. 25. Anne Wojcicki, 23andMe Anne Wojcicki. Courtesy of Comparably L...
Tags: New York, Satya Nadella, Women, Careers, San Francisco, Trends, Atlanta, Features, Rob, San Jose, Ranking, Oakland, Santa Clara, Denver, Anne Wojcicki, Nextdoor


The 25 best CEOs of small and midsize companies ranked, according to female employees

Ellen Kullman is one of the best CEOs for women, according to female employee ratings on Comparably. Joe Scarnici/Getty Images Career site Comparably looked at who are the top-rated CEOs according to female employees. This year, five of the top 25 CEOs of the small and midsize ranking are women. Below are the top 25 CEOs at companies with less than 500 employees. See more stories on Insider's business page. 25. Jessica DeVlieger, C Space Jessica DeVlieger. Courtesy of Compar...
Tags: Boston, Women, Careers, Toronto, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Trends, Atlanta, Features, San Jose, Ellen, Houston, Ranking, Oakland, Alexandria, Nordic


The 8 best hydrating lip masks to buy in 2021

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Sephora; Tatcha; Bite Beauty; Alyssa Powell/Insider Lips can't produce oil and moisturize themselves, making them more prone to dryness. A lip mask will add moisture into your lips while creating a protective layer to keep it locked in. We selected the eight best hydrating lip masks you can buy, below. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Just like the right skincare routine can have your face glowi...
Tags: Reviews, Trends, Features, Beauty, Sephora, Lip Balm, Kiehl, Sara Happ, Lip Mask, Buttermask Intense Repair Lip Treatment, Insider Picks, Style (Reviews, Product Card, Insider Picks Guides, Best Guides, Alyssa Powell


Who unfurled the funnier bad leave when Darren Gough reduced Australia to 65-8 at the SCG – David Boon or Steve Waugh?

We love an ill-advised leave. We love Darren Gough. We love Australian batsmen ill-advisedly leaving Darren Gough. We’ve just been watching Darren Gough bowling Australia out in the 1994-95 Ashes because, you know, why not? (If you want to gain an insight into the King Cricket editorial/creative process, we were sitting looking at our computer screen and found ourself googling “Darren Gough”. Then we watched this video. Then we wrote this article.) The Sydney Test is best remembered as t...
Tags: England, Australia, Sex, Features, Steve Waugh, Mike Atherton, SCG, Gough, Mark Taylor, Waugh, Athers, David Boon, Darren Gough, Graeme Hick, Darren Gough Darren Gough


13 colorful and juicy cocktail recipes to liven up your Fourth of July celebrations

Pomegranate White Tea Sangria. Natalie's Juice Fourth of July is the perfect time to impress your friends with colorful and uniquely crafted cocktails. For serving multiple people, try pre-batching a chilled berry and white tea sangria. For individual dricks, experiment with coconut-infused tequila or a tea-topped Scotch highball. See more stories on Insider's business page. The Fourth of July always feels like the true start of the summer season, and what better way to enjoy the ...
Tags: Life, New York City, Trends, Features, Cocktails, Happy Hour, Wine, Vodka, Collins, Sangria, Mezcal, Tequila, Nordic, 4th Of July, Garnish, Tommy


41 thoughtful, work-appropriate gifts for your boss or coworker that are all under $50

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Show a great boss your appreciation with a thoughtful (but office-friendly) gift. Below, we rounded up some of our favorite work-appropriate gifts, from tech to coloring books. Looking for more gifts from Insider Reviews? Shop gift ideas for everyone in your life here. Whether virtually or in person, you spend the majority of your day with your coworkers. If you like them enough, you might even plan on gettin...
Tags: Reviews, Apple, Google, Amazon, Home Decor, Etsy, Office, US, Careers, Trends, Walmart, Features, Gifts, Korea, Michelin, Boss


The 14 best toners to buy in 2021

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Fresh Toners go on right after cleansing, and are a fun addition to your skincare routine. They are also effective in improving dullness, acne scars, and hydration. We picked 14 of the best toners for various skincare concerns, so you can find the best one for you Lots of dermatologists agree toners aren't a necessity, but they can be a huge boost to your skincare routine and skin health."Toners are...
Tags: Reviews, Rihanna, Trends, Features, David, Beauty, Skin Care, Sephora, Laneige, Paula, Kiehl, Toner, LHA, Ulta, Ambi, Neutrogena


20 high-paying, low-stress jobs that are growing in the 2020s

Environmental scientists are projected to grow by 7,100 jobs between 2019 and 2029 and have a relatively low-stress tolerance score. Robert F. Bukaty/AP We recently looked at jobs that make at least $75,000 a year and are less stressful than others. We wanted to see which of these jobs are likely to grow from 2019 to 2029, using BLS projections. These high-paying, low-stress jobs are expected to grow faster than the average occupation. See more stories on Insider's business page. 2...
Tags: Jobs, Careers, Trends, Stress, Features, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Chemical, Operations, Robert, Drazen, High-paying Job, Tasos Katopodis Getty, Onet, Madison Hoff, Thomas Barwick Getty, Klaus Vedfelt Getty


Elon Musk and Jack Dorsey's relationship is a rare example of tech CEOs supporting one another. Take a look at the evolution of their crypto bromance.

FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP via Getty Images/Joe Raedle/Getty Images Jack Dorsey and Elon Musk are vocal crypto enthusiasts and have been friendly to each other online. Dorsey has called Musk one of his favorite tweeters, and Musk has said Dorsey "has a good" heart. Their friendship stands out against other tech execs' feuds, like Mark Zuckerberg and Tim Cook's. See more stories on Insider's business page. Both Jack Dorsey and Elon Musk have emerged as quasi-bitcoin ambassadors, usi...
Tags: Apple, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Twitter, Elon Musk, News, Microsoft, Life, Trends, Tesla, Features, Bill Gates, Tim Cook, Square, Miami, The New York Times


27 easy beach reads that are perfect for summer vacation

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Amazon; Alyssa Powell/Insider Beach reads are highly entertaining books that you can't put down, and are perfect for summer. No matter the genre, these beach reads are an immersive escape, whether you're on vacation or not. Below are our 27 best beach reads, including YA, romance, thriller, and non-fiction books. Beach reads used to be known as mindless, mass-market paperbacks with shirtless me...
Tags: Reviews, Amazon, Books, Hollywood, London, Education, Australia, Scotland, Life, White House, Summer, America, Trends, Features, Reading, Britain


The 20 best executive MBA programs in the world

The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania placed second in QS Quacquarelli Symonds' 2021 ranking of the best executive MBA programs in the world. REUTERS QS Quacquarelli Symonds just released its latest ranking: the best executive MBA programs globally. HEC Paris moved up to the top spot, pushing Penn's Wharton School down to No. 2. The following are the 20 executive MBA programs that ranked at the top of the 2021 QS ranking. See more stories on Insider's business pa...
Tags: Europe, France, Mba, Careers, Trends, Features, UC Berkeley, United, Penn, Northwestern University, Wharton School, INSEAD, Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, University of Chicago Booth School of Business, Charles Mostoller, Business School


The 4 best whitening toothpastes of 2021, according to dentists

Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Whitening toothpaste helps remove surface stains from teeth. We spoke to 4 dentists on what to look for in a whitening toothpaste that won't hurt your teeth or gums. Our top choice, Colgate Total SF, is effective, ADA-approved, and budget-friendly. Whether you're a coffee addict, ex-smoker, or just want to polish your smile a little brighter, virtually everyone wants whiter teeth. There are all kinds of intensive options available, from whitening strip...
Tags: Reviews, Health, Washington, Trends, Features, Toothpaste, Beauty, Buying Guide, Manhattan, Ada, Teeth, Grooming, Cadillac, Tom, Don, American Dental Association


The best indoor herb gardens in 2021

Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Indoor herb gardens make for delicious meals year-round. The best options are easy to set up and have successful seed growth, even if you don't have gardening experience. Our top pick by Click and Grow allows for year-round growth and automatically feeds your plants. Herbs enhance the flavor of any meal, but it's too easy to run out of a particular herb once you've already started preparing dinner. Buying an entire bundle of parsley at the store do...
Tags: Reviews, Cooking, Gardening, Life, Trends, Features, Planting, Amazon Sleek, Insider Picks, Insider Picks 2020, Insider Picks Guides, Home (Reviews, Home Guides, Amazon Product Coverage, Paige Cerulli, Food Guides



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