Allana Akhtar

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24 Signs You Have a Terrible Boss, and How to Stop Them From Crushing Your Happiness

by Shana Lebowitz, Allana Akhtar
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24 Life Skills Every Functioning Adult Should Master Before Turning 30

by Shana Lebowitz, Allana Akhtar
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7 Relationship Experts Reveal Their Favorite Questions to Avoid Awkward Small Talk on a First Date

by Allana Akhtar
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Your Friends Don’t Like Using Their Vacation Days to Celebrate Your Wedding

by Allana Akhtar
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8 Ways to Make Sure You Grow Happier as You Get Older

by Allana Akhtar
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AOC’s squad always has her back — and it shows the power of making friends at work

by Allana Akhtar
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10 Major Goals to Accomplish Before You’re 30

by Shana Lebowitz, Allana Akhtar
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“Queer Eye” Star Karamo Brown Shares His Biggest Career Setback — and How He Turned Rejection into a Personal Win

by Allana Akhtar
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13 Simple Ways to Get Better at Small Talk

by Shana Lebowitz, Allana Akhtar
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Your Vacation Is Stressing out Your Millennial Coworkers, and Social Media Is Only Making It Worse

by Allana Akhtar, Hillary Hoffower
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13 Changes You Should Make in Your 30s to Boost Your Health and Happiness

by Shana Lebowitz, Allana Akhtar
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Your 30-step Plan for Getting the Promotion You Want and Deserve

by Allana Akhtar, Rachel Premack
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7 Emotionally Hard (But Necessary) Questions to Ask Your Partner Before Getting Serious

by Allana Akhtar, Shana Lebowitz
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How to Say ‘No’ to Your Boss Without Looking Lazy or Incompetent

by Shana Lebowitz, Allana Akhtar
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What Your Email Inbox Reveals About Your Personality

by Shana Lebowitz, Allana Akhtar
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19 Soft Skills Every Leader Needs to Be Successful

by Allana Akhtar
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Rihanna’s Simple Calendar Hack Is Her New Key to Work-Life Balance

by Allana Akhtar
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Steph Curry Says He Deals with High-Pressure Situations by Tensing All the Muscles in His Body and Then Releasing Them

by Allana Akhtar
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14 Rich and Powerful People Share Their Surprising Definitions of Success

by Shana Lebowitz, Allana Akhtar
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What ‘Summit Fever’ and the Spike in Deaths on Mount Everest Can Teach You About the Dark Side of Goals

by Allana Akhtar
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14 Books Steve Jobs Always Turned to for Inspiration

by Shana Lebowitz, Allana Akhtar
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12 Mistakes You Might Be Making in the First 10 Minutes of the Workday

by Allana Akhtar, Shana Lebowitz
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10 Ways to Trick Your Brain Into Being More Productive, According to a Neuroscientist

by Allana Akhtar
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5 Habits Keeping You From Getting a Promotion — And 5 Things You Can Do Today to Change Them

by Allana Akhtar

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