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How Zuckerberg, Bezos, Gates and others in the tech elite see themselves and the world

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's wealth increased substantially in 2020. Nick Wass/Associated Press From Elon Musk to Jeff Bezos, the tech elite is "a class for itself," according to a PLoS ONE study. One researcher said they deny their role in influencing democracy with their financial capital. The researchers claimed the tech elite's view of the world was shaped by a meritocratic ideology. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. The tech elite is "a class for itself...
Tags: Amazon, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Twitter, UK, Design, Microsoft, Democracy, International, Careers, Trends, Strategy, Tech, Wealth, Language, Bill Gates

Chanel Orange Enigmatique & Rouge Paradoxal Rouge Allure Ink Liquid Lip Colours Review & Swatches

Orange Enigmatique (838) Chanel Orange Enigmatique (838) Rouge Allure Ink Matte Liquid Lip Colour ($40.00 for 0.2 oz.) is a light-medium brown with moderate, warm undertones and a matte finish. It had mostly opaque color coverage, which was closer to how it was marketed compared to other shades in the range. The liquid lipstick had a very spreadable, almost watery texture, so while it felt thin, it still delivered higher coverage and ...
Tags: UK, John Lewis, Beauty, Lipstick, Chanel, Christine, Fraser, Pat McGrath, Lip Products, Pigmentation, Rouge Allure Ink Matte Liquid Lip Colour, Chanel Rouge Allure Ink Matte Liquid Lip Colour, Nordstrom Chanel Saks, US Int l Retailers FeelUniqueHouse, Fall 2021, John Lewis UK SelfridgesSephora

Sex Education: Aimee Lou Wood spricht über sexuellen Missbrauch ihrer Rolle

Triggerwarnung: Der folgende Artikel enthält potentiell verstörende Geschichten von sexuellem Missbrauch. Der folgende Artikel enthält keine Spoiler zu Staffel 3 von Netflix’ Sex Education. Sex Education hat schon immer versucht, verschiedene Facetten von Sex und Selbstfindung zu beleuchten – sowohl im Guten als auch im Schlechten. Und in ihrer dritten Staffel, die seit letzter Woche auf Netflix zu sehen ist, setzt sich die Serie mit einer Storyline rund um sexuellen Missbrauch ausei...
Tags: Fashion, Music, UK, Australia, Netflix, Aimee, Welt, Mann, Rolle, Umgang, Laurie Nunn, Therapie, Staffel, Aimee Lou Wood, Ehre, Sex Education Sex Education

Dior Toile de Jouy Eyeshadow Palette Review & Swatches

Toile de Jouy (429) Dior Toile de Jouy (429) 5 Couleurs Couture Eyeshadow Palette ($62.00 for 0.24 oz.) is a new(er) warmer neutral color story that included a mix of finishes that ranged from matte to sparkle. This palette suffered from a general powderiness/dryness across the board compared to most of the brand’s eyeshadows. Most shades had semi-opaque or better coverage, and they were blendable, but they absolutely required a prime...
Tags: Dior, Eye Products, Eyeshadow Palette, Eyeshadows, Makeup Palettes, Christine

Clinique Red Hot & Red-Handed Pop Reds Lipstick Review & Swatches

Red Hot Clinique Red Hot Pop Lip Colour + Primer Lipstick ($19.50 for 0.13 oz.) is a bright, medium red with neutral-to-warm undertones and a cream finish. It had nearly opaque color coverage that applied well to my lips with even color that softened my lip lines, so it was quite flattering to wear. The texture was lightweight, thin, and comfortable with light slip but not enough to feel like it was moving around while worn. It wore ...
Tags: UK, John Lewis, Beauty, Lipstick, Christine, Giorgio Armani, Fraser, Maybelline, Clinique, Chanel Rouge, Lip Products, Pigmentation, Pat McGrath Elson, SephoraSephora Ulta Nordstrom Saks, Fall 2021, Clinique Red Hot Red Handed Pop Reds

Right as rain! 10 ways to boost your mood on grey, wet or cold days

After a disappointing British summer, many of us won’t be looking forward to autumn and winter. But there are many ways to keep your spirits high in the bleaker seasonsIf you have ever spent summer in the UK, you will know that there is often little to distinguish the season from any other wet, miserable time of year. Nonetheless, many of us cling to the idea that we are in for endless days of sunshine and cheerfulness – so, when the season draws to a close, having been a washout, it can feel di...
Tags: Health, UK, Life and style, Society, UK News, Mental Health, Health & wellbeing, UK Weather, Rakhi Chand

Urban Decay Wild West Eyeshadow Palette On Sale Today Only and Other Major Deals

Hurry over to today for Flash Deals on a variety of items including the Urban Decay Wild West Eyeshadow Palette ($36)! Here’s a few items that caught my eye: Lancome Ombre Hypnôse Stylo Eyeshadow Stick $18 MAC Botanic Panic Eye Shadow x 12 $37 MAC Art Library Eyeshadow Palette $36 MAC Pro Longwear Paint Pot $17 MAC x 9 Eye Shadow Palettes $24 Urban Decay Naked3 Eyeshadow Palette $40 Bobbi Brown Eye Shadow $21 Clinique Chubby Stick Eye Shadow Tint For Eyes $14 Lanome La vie est belle E...
Tags: UK, Mac, Beauty, Estee Lauder, Macy, Bobbi Brown, Eau de Parfum, Steals and Deals, Clinique Chubby Stick, Elizabeth Arden Green Tea Fig, Lancôme Idôle Le Parfum, Laura Mercier Caviar Stick Eyeshadow, MAC Botanic Panic Eye Shadow, Elizabeth Arden Green Tea Mimosa, Estee Lauder Double Wear Stay in Place Eye Pencil, Clarins Ombre

I'm a former Goldman Sachs analyst who raised over $8.5 million for my fashion startup. Here's how I realized finance wasn't for me.

Meg He is the cofounder of fashion startup ADAY. Bridget Badore Meg He, 33, is the cofounder of ADAY, a fashion brand that creates sustainable professional workwear. After leaving a career in finance and venture capitalism, He started ADAY with former Goldman Sachs coworker Nina Faulhaber. This is what running her business is like, as told to freelance writer Claire Turrell. See more stories on Insider's business page. I've always had an entrepreneurial spirit and liked to set myse...
Tags: Fashion, UK, New York, Finance, US, Careers, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Entrepreneurs, Trends, Strategy, Startup, Italy, Portugal, Retail, Goldman Sachs

Charlotte Tilbury Cover Star & Catwalking Matte Revolution Lipsticks Reviews & Swatches

Cover Star Charlotte Tilbury Cover Star Matte Revolution Lipstick ($34.00 for 0.12 oz.) is a light, golden peach with warmer undertones and a satin finish. It had medium, somewhat buildable coverage, but the texture had more slide and slip, which resulted in the product not adhering evenly to my lips and getting pushed around. This also seemed to cause more product to get into my deeper lip lines, which was noticeable in person from ...
Tags: UK, John Lewis, Beauty, Lipstick, Marc Jacobs, Christine, Charlotte Tilbury, Lip Products, Pigmentation, Temptalia, Lisa Eldridge, Gabriel Zamora, Jamie Genevieve, Natasha Denona Claudia, US Int l Retailers Charlotte Tilbury UK Cult, BeautyFeelUniqueHarrodsHarvey Nichols

The 5 fail-safe ways to impress your team when starting a remote role

It can be harder to build relationships when working from home. FreshSplash/Getty Remote working is very different from in-person if you haven't worked at the company before. Starting a new job remotely can be challenging as workers adapt to building relationships online. From organizing online catch-ups to learning the company culture, you can make the process easier. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Remote work is on the rise and so many more people have to jo...
Tags: Google, Work From Home, UK, International, Careers, Trends, Strategy, Remote Work, Working From Home, Pwc, Muse, New Job, Remote Working, Nordic, Brown, Art Markman

How to use LinkedIn hashtags and resume keywords to apply for remote work

Just one in 10 companies expects all their staff to return to the office after the pandemic. Manish Rajput/SOPA Images When looking for remote jobs, it's important to tailor your résumé and cover letter accordingly. Highlighting any previous remote work or related soft skills such as Zoom could go a long way. Optimizing your LinkedIn profile and using the relevant hashtags will catch recruiters' attention. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Remote work might ha...
Tags: Google, UK, Resume, International, Careers, Trends, Strategy, Linkedin, Remote Work, Google Docs, Job Search, Salesforce, CV, Video Conferencing, Nordic, Remote workers

Dior Pink Glow Eyeshadow Palette Review & Swatches

Pink Glow (619) Dior Pink Glow (619) 5 Couleurs Couture Eyeshadow Palette ($62.00 for 0.24 oz.) is a pink and red color, neutral color story that included satin to sparkle finishes. Two of the shades were more sparkly but had decent coverage despite that, so they were functional as standalone shades as well as for layering. I had issues with the fifth shade, which felt quite different than any other shadow I’ve tried from the brand–it...
Tags: UK, John Lewis, Beauty, Dior, Dc, Tom Ford, Sephora, Christine, Giorgio Armani, Natasha Denona, Makeup Palettes, Eye Products, Eyeshadow Palette, Pigmentation, Eyeshadows, Temptalia

Chanel Low Key & Mode Rouge Allure Velvet Lipsticks Reviews & Swatches

Low Key (74) Chanel Low Key (74) Rouge Allure Velvet ($40.00 for 0.12 oz.) is a soft, dusty pinky-coral with moderate, warm undertones and a cream finish. It had semi-opaque color payoff that applied fairly evenly but settled into my lip lines. The texture was lightweight, smooth, and thin without being clingy with a very velvety glide that didn’t feel as emollient as it looked on my lips. It wasn’t the most forgiving formula of lip ...
Tags: UK, John Lewis, Beauty, Lipstick, Chanel, Sephora, Christine, Fraser, Lip Products, Pigmentation, Givenchy Rouge, Temptalia, Charlotte Tilbury Carina, Chanel Rouge Allure Velvet, Nordstrom Chanel Saks, US Int l Retailers FeelUniqueHouse

A study of 61,000 Microsoft employees suggests remote work is bad for communication between different teams

Remote workers can pose "insider threats" to companies, not always intentionally. Justin Paget/Getty Images Fully remote workers communicate less with people outside their team, a study suggests. They are also slower to engage new starters, the study found. Researchers analyzed the habits of 61,000 Microsoft staff before and after they switched to remote working. See more stories on Insider's business page. People working from home in the pandemic spoke less frequently with colleagues...
Tags: UK, News, Microsoft, Careers, Trends, Strategy, Remote Work, Research, University, Working From Home, Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs, Jamie Dimon, Hybrid, Stephen Jones, Berkeley Haas

Clarins Brown Sugar Eyeshadow Quad Review & Swatches

Brown Sugar (04) Clarins Brown Sugar (04) 4-Color Eyeshadow Palette ($43.00 for 0.1 oz.) includes two more shimmery shades, one satin shade, and one matte shade. They had medium to opaque color coverage, were fairly easy to apply and blend out, and lasted around eight hours. The brand claimed that their eyeshadows would last for 12 hours, though, which I could only achieve with primer underneath. Ingredients ...
Tags: UK, John Lewis, Beauty, Marc Jacobs, Sephora, Christine, Fraser, Clarins, Pat McGrath, Makeup Palettes, Eye Products, Eyeshadow Palette, Pigmentation, Eyeshadows, Visionaire, Temptalia

How you can learn a new language during certain phases of sleep

Participants were given headphones to listen to while asleep. FreshSplash/Getty Images If you're learning a language but are finding it a slow process, there may ways to speed things up. Your brain can establish links between words in two languages while you're asleep. That means sophisticated learning is possible while you're snoozing. See more stories on Insider's business page. While we can't exactly work or cook at the same time as snoozing, our brains are still ver...
Tags: UK, Science, Learning, Sleep, Life, International, Trends, Skills, Nordic, Learning Languages, Tech Insider, Science Contributors, BI General Contributors, Tech Contributors, International Contributors, Qayyah Moynihan

Leading a healthy life can help you save more money in the longterm

The COVID-19 pandemic has, for many, shone a light on how deeply health and finance are intertwined. Getty Images Living a healthy lifestyle can save you more money over time. Healthier habits can have an impact on your household finances. Here are some tips to improve your personal finances by leading a healthier life. See more stories on Insider's business page. There are a lot of different factors that go into saving money. Beyond the obviously like good financial planning, there ar...
Tags: UK, Money, Saving Money, Saving, Life, Finance, International, Trends, Investing, Nordic, Financial Advice, Health Advice, BI General Contributors, International Contributors, Finance Contributors, Qayyah Moynihan

Snacktastic! Create the perfect grazing buffet – from mouthwatering pierogi to flavoured syrups

In your home or in the fresh air, snack buffets ensure you spend more time with your guests and less in the kitchen. And with a little preparation they can offer an impressive feastWith life starting to return to something like “normal” in the UK, many of us are taking the opportunity to have people over for food. But dinner parties are high-effort affairs that keep the host away from all the fun for an unforgivably long time. What can you do instead?Allow me to present the snacking buffet. Shel...
Tags: Food, UK, Life and style, Shelly Westerhausen Worcel, Wyatt Worcel

‘I would never spend that much on a kitchen!’: Grand Designs’ Kevin McCloud on money, ambition – and expensive mistakes

For more than 20 years the designer and presenter has shown viewers what it really costs to build a dream home. He talks about the frayed emotions, failure and why the UK needs radical land reformThe first couple of episodes of the current series of Grand Designs have already aired, but – as if it was itself an over-running building project – Kevin McCloud is still filming. When we speak over Zoom, from the small studio he set up “in a cupboard”, he has only just got home from filming; and as so...
Tags: UK, Housing, Environment, Life and style, Society, Culture, Architecture, Art and design, Television & radio, Planning policy, Kevin McCloud, Green Building, McCloud

Chanel Fall 2021 Ombre Premiere Laques Reviews & Swatches

Lame Ivoire (39) Chanel Lame Ivoire (39) Ombre Premiere Laque ($36.00 for 0.2 oz.) is a darker, champagne gold with warm, golden tones but not to the point of leaning orange/peach. It had a smooth, fluid consistency that was slightly watery initially, but then it dried down to a more transfer-resistant finish. I liked applying this best with a fingertip or a fluffy brush for a sheerer wash of color. For higher opacity, I’d recommend...
Tags: UK, John Lewis, Beauty, Chanel, Sephora, Lune, Christine, Fraser, Bobbi Brown, Pat McGrath, Natasha Denona, Eye Products, Cream Eyeshadow, Pigmentation, Temptalia, Colours

Is it ethical to travel right now? Experts on flying in the age of Delta

Questions to consider before you inflict the ‘moral injury’ of a risky, nonessential trip A new season is here and, with it, seedlings of holiday escape plans to some sun-drenched beach or snowy mountain ski slope. In view of passenger data from the US and the UK, air travel is on its way toward recovering from the slump of a pre-vaccine Covid-19 pandemic – despite the rise of the Delta variant.But does that mean it’s a good idea to buy that plane ticket, even if you’re vaccinated? And if you’re...
Tags: Travel, UK, US, Life and style, World news, US news, Ethics, Health & wellbeing, Delta, Coronavirus

‘Gold fever is a thing’: meet Scotland’s new prospectors

In the rolling peaks of western Scotland, amateurs and professionals are digging and panning for the chance of a fortune. Is there gold in them hills? Beyond the old buildings of Cononish Farm at Eas Anie, beyond the corrugated sheep sheds and the deer-control fence, Stanley Lister has a weird calm for a man standing so close to a truck of explosives. Nearby, an incinerator bin smokes with detonators cooling off in the late summer breeze and the air is thick with the smell of phosphorus. “Here, ...
Tags: Travel, Business, UK, Scotland, Gold, Life and style, UK News, Commodities, Britain, Hobbies, Scotland Holidays, Loch Lomond, Argyll, Lister, Tyndrum, Lochgilphead

Alitalia is dying and being reborn as a new airline called ITA - see the full history of Italy's troubled flag carrier

An Alitalia Airbus A330 airplane is pictured at Leonardo da Vinci-Fiumicino Airport in Rome Reuters Government-owned Alitalia is ceasing operations on October 15 after failing to secure investors, marking the end of its 74-year era. The national carrier will be replaced by Italia Transporto Aereo, a brand new airline independent of Alitalia that will not be responsible for the old carrier's debt to the state. ITA plans to purchase 52 Alitalia aircraft, acquire its slots at Milan Linat...
Tags: Travel, Transportation, Asia, Europe, UK, New York, Milan, Air Travel, Life, Germany, Berlin, Planes, Trends, Bloomberg, European Union, Ukraine

Clinique Red Carpet, Red-y-to-Wear, Roses are Red Pop Reds Lipstick Review & Swatches

Red Carpet Clinique Red Carpet Pop Lip Colour + Primer Lipstick ($19.50 for 0.13 oz.) is a muted, medium-dark red with neutral undertones and a cream finish. The lipstick had a lightweight, lightly creamy texture that was thin without feeling overly clingy, so it had more shine than it actually felt–that was a good thing as it ensured the color stayed in place. It had opaque pigmentation in one layer, which lasted nicely for five hour...
Tags: UK, John Lewis, Beauty, Lipstick, Sephora, Christine, Fraser, Clinique, Chanel Rouge, Lip Products, Pigmentation, Temptalia, Tom Ford Beauty Taylor, Becca Cherry, SephoraSephora Ulta Nordstrom Saks, Becca Candy Apple

Why experts say you shouldn't wear orange to an interview

Recruiters recommend neutral tones - but orange can be associated with unprofessionalism. Tom Werner / Getty Images Recruiters use job interviews to see whether a candidate is the right fit for a company. Your teamwork skills, the way you speak, and the clothes you wear will be closely assessed. Recruiters recommend neutral tones - but orange can be associated with unprofessionalism. See more stories on Insider's business page. When interviewing, recruiters pay close attention to vario...
Tags: UK, International, Careers, Trends, Strategy, Job Interviews, Job Interview, Nordic, Job Seekers, Job Applications, Don, CareerBuilder, Interview Tips, Job Seeker, Job Application, Interview Advice

Chanel Ombre (608) Joues Contraste Blush Review & Swatches

Ombre (608) Chanel Ombre (608) Joues Contraste Blush ($45.00 for 0.17 oz.) is a soft, light-medium brown with neutral-to-cool undertones and a matte finish. There was a grayish cast when worn more heavily, though it seemed rosier when applied semi-sheer to medium. The texture was silky-smooth, finely-milled but not overly powdery, and picked up well with a brush for an even, smooth application of powder. It had medium, buildable pigm...
Tags: UK, John Lewis, Beauty, Chanel, Marc Jacobs, Sephora, Christine, Fraser, Laura Mercier, Blushes, Cheek Products, Chanel Joues Contraste Blush, Temptalia, Tom Ford Beauty Terra, Joues Contraste Blush, Joues Contraste

From edible algae packaging to olive pit bioplastic, here's how 7 startups are fighting plastic pollution

Notpla is also working on algae packaging to replace cardboard boxes, which they're already testing in London with Just Eat. Getty Images It's estimated that by 2040, 1.3 billion tons of plastic will flood the Earth's oceans and land. Among the main culprits in plastic garbage are single-use plastics like bottles and wrappers. Here are seven biodegradable, compostable, and edible packaging solutions companies have designed. See more stories on Insider's business page. Singl...
Tags: Europe, UK, Science, Design, London, Enterprise, Life, Environment, International, Trends, Strategy, Tech, Investing, Markets, Sustainability, Spain

A creepy virtual influencer looks so human, her skin changes with her surroundings

Instagram Ayayi is a non-human influencer that looks just like a real person. Her skin texture changes depending on the lighting and surroundings, just as a real person's would. She's already starting to work with brands like Guerlain. See more stories on Insider's business page. For some time now, companies have been creating their own virtual influencers.It is what it says on the tin - an animation in human form, developed either to promote a company's own products or to...
Tags: UK, Science, Design, Style, Instagram, Life, China, International, Trends, Strategy, Tech, Inventions, Innovation, Retail, Chanel, Nordic

7 tips from 'Rich Dad Poor Dad' that may help you save up quickly

Getty Images / Thomas Trutschel / Contributor Reading is a fundamental step when attempting to improve your personal finances. One of the most acclaimed books is Rich Dad, Poor Dad, which includes tips to help you save money. See more stories on Insider's business page. There are some must-read books in personal finances that will help you develop good saving habits.Undergoing training and taking the time to read can help you improve economic control so you can become more financially...
Tags: UK, Money, Saving, Savings, Finance, International, Careers, Trends, Wealth, Investing, Financial Planning, Nordic, Don, Robert Kiyosaki, Rich Dad Poor Dad, Intelligent Investing

Dior Rayonnante (330) Rouge Blush Review & Swatches

Rayonnante (330) Dior Rayonnante (330) Rouge Blush ($44.00 for 0.23 oz.) is a light coral with moderate, warm undertones and warmer, lighter peachy-gold pearl woven throughout. The shimmer was fine, which resulted in a satiny sheen once the blush was applied and buffed out on my skin–the finish made it a little different than the many peachy-coral blushes on the market. It had semi-opaque, buildable color payoff that applied well to b...
Tags: UK, John Lewis, Beauty, Dior, Sephora, Christine, Blushes, Cheek Products, Pigmentation, Temptalia, Rouge Blush, Natasha Denona Alba, Nordstrom Saks Selfridges Where, Dior Rayonnante, Rouge Blush Review Swatches

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