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Yes, Adults Can Wear Pleated Skirts

The Huffington Post | Sarah Leon | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Pleated skirts were all over the spring 2012 runways of Prada and Carven, so it's no surprise that celebrities including Dakota Fanning, Kim Kardashia...

Will Our Kids' Tomorrow Be Better Than Today?

Daniel Burrus | Posted 08.28.2012 | Business
Daniel Burrus

Remember that technology is neither good nor evil. It's just a tool. Technology could give you cancer or it could cure your cancer. So don't blame the technology. The real issue is how humans decide to use the technology.

5 Trends That This Fashion Editor Won't Try

The Huffington Post | Christina Anderson | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

As a fashion editor, I am up on all the current styles and am thrilled to observe them, report on them and tell you how to wear them. But that doesn't...

The Importance of Anticipating Your Customers Needs

Daniel Burrus | Posted 08.15.2012 | Small Business
Daniel Burrus

Instead of asking customers, "What would you like?" and giving it to them, you have to focus on the more important question. Ask yourself, "What would customers really want to do if they only knew they could do it?"

15 Stars Show How To Wear A Surprising Jacket

The Huffington Post | Sarah Leon | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

A special jacket -- be it a printed blazer, embellished bolero or abstract trench -- can add extra oomph to any outfit. Although eye-catching at first...

Your Start-up Life: Best Business Books to Groom Your Team

Rana Florida | Posted 07.24.2012 | Business
Rana Florida

Insights about business can be gleaned from almost any good book -- whether it's a memoir by a professional athlete or a page-turning account of the ups and downs of a frenetic political campaign.

PHOTOS: The Worst Jeans Of All Time

The Huffington Post | Sarah Leon | Posted 06.25.2012 | Style

As I type this, I am wearing a pair of on-trend mid-rise skinny jeans, but that doesn't mean my denim choices have always been acceptable. Ten years a...

PHOTOS: The Worst Jeans Of All Time

The Huffington Post | Sarah Leon | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

As I type this, I am wearing a pair of on-trend mid-rise skinny jeans, but that doesn't mean my denim choices have always been acceptable. Ten years a...

How Social Media Is Giving the Fashion Industry an Extreme Makeover

Beverly Macy | Posted 06.24.2012 | Los Angeles
Beverly Macy

A cool fashion mash-up is trending that brings music, entertainment, technology, lifestyle and social media together, and it is happening the loudest in Los Angeles.

Stop the Presses: The Future of Newspapers

Daniel Burrus | Posted 06.12.2012 | Media
Daniel Burrus

Let's face it, newspaper publishers still haven't quite understood how to maximize and leverage the digital world, and thus increase their advertising revenue.

What Apps or Technology Products Are Cool Among High School Students Right Now?

Quora | Posted 06.11.2012 | Technology
Quora

These are my observations of my high school as of this writing. I say this because I think it is worth noting that, amongst the majority of the high school, this list tends to change vastly in a rather short amount of time.

Where's the Web Heading? A Prediction

Daniel Burrus | Posted 06.06.2012 | Technology
Daniel Burrus

Your personal assistant with Web 4.0 will search for you without you even specifically asking. Your personal assistant will know your preferences, your likes, and your needs, automatically compiling, presenting, and sharing what's pertinent.

Five Ways to Wear Neon (or) How to Blind Your Friends and Look Cool

Charlotte Wilder | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style
Charlotte Wilder

This is kind of like disguising your vegetables with tons of cheese. There are a lot of great pieces out there with more subtle hints of brightness worked into the design.

4 Pop Culture Themes I Could Do Without

Pauline Millard | Posted 05.22.2012 | Comedy
Pauline Millard

In one of the last episodes of The Sopranos, Tony said, "'Remember When' is the lowest form of conversation." With that in mind, perhaps it's also the lowest form of design and culture -- and it's time to move on.

Persuasive Power: The Subtleties of Kid-Pressure

Lori Gard | Posted 05.08.2012 | Parents
Lori Gard

What other kids have will drive your child to kid-pressure you into buying that "must have" flavor of the week. What is a parent to do? When in doubt, don't. Kids get over it.

A Five-Minute Fix: How to Kate Moss-ify Your Look

Amy Tara Koch | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style
Amy Tara Koch

A groovy, eclectic blend of sporty modern and vintage is what catapulted Kate Moss into the realm of fashion icon. First stop? Mom's closet.

Study Shows Skepticism Of Wives Who Shun Hubby's Name

Posted 02.25.2012 | Science

By: Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience Senior Writer Published: 02/24/2012 07:23 AM EST on LiveScience Attitudes regarding whether women should take ...

Housing Trends for 2012: Passing Trends

Marianne Cusato | Posted 04.17.2012 | Miami
Marianne Cusato

If you are old enough to remember Avocado Green and Harvest Gold, you know that day eventually comes to say goodbye to some home trends.

A Conversation With BCBG and Herve Leger's Lubov Azria

Blue Carreon | Posted 03.31.2012 | Style
Blue Carreon

Though Max Azria is the name that has long been associated with BCBG Max Azria and Herve Leger, credit must be given to his wife, Lubov, as well, the chief creative officer of the BCBG Max Azria Group -- the woman who gives the collections their feminine touch.

Beer Cheer Here

Rozanne Gold | Posted 03.27.2012 | Food
Rozanne Gold

Beer seems to be moving the same way wine did 20 years ago: Lots of new entrants, the emergence of "beer geekery"... and the growing popularity of monster, high-alcohol beers.

Top 10 Trends of 2012

Tina Wells | Posted 03.07.2012 | Media
Tina Wells

Sadly, the idea of having someone's "undivided attention" no longer exists. Our attention is divided in a million different places.

Ins and Outs for 2012

Julia Plevin | Posted 03.04.2012 | Home
Julia Plevin

Once you've done something three times, it's like you've always done it. This is my third annual in and out list. Now it's a tradition.

Pin Code: The Eighties, East Village and Coco Chanel

Kirsten Chilstrom | Posted 03.04.2012 | Style
Kirsten Chilstrom

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The Five Biggest 2012 Trends For Post 50s

Erica Smith | Posted 12.31.2011 | Fifty

With the new year fast approaching, Euro RSCG Worldwide, a marketing communications agency, recently launched its largest ever trend-tome, giving us a...

The Faithful Shopper: New Year's Wishes

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 02.28.2012 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

Here are some retail events I'd like to see in the year(s) ahead. Some are more likely than others, but the holidays are a time for dreaming, aren't they?