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This is how you can tell when someone is lying on their resume

On a recent episode of the brilliant show that is <i>Below Deck: Mediterranean</i> new deckhand Head Stew Hannah Ferrier realizes that her new Third Stew …

Employment

AIA Announces Winners of 2018 Small Project Awards

The American Institute of Architects (AIA) has selected eleven recipients in its 2018 Small Projects Awards. Established fifteen years ago by AIA’s …

Architecture

3 Questions To Ask A Guy To Make Him Feel Deeply Attached To You

When you first meet and start dating a man you feel a strong attraction to, you have lots of questions to ask him right off the bat in order to …

Love

Former Neuroscientist Launches Two Food Delivery Restaurants in Downtown

Sherry Grimes is a former Brooklyn chef who wants to bring her East Coast food vibe to Los Angeles, but without a brick-and-mortar restaurant. Grimes created a citywide food delivery or pickup kitchen called <b>Pig & Butter</b> and <b>Bleeker Street LA</b>. Both launch next Wednesday.<p>The comfort food-centric Pig & …

Los Angeles

The One Thing You're Doing Every Day That's Causing Your Headaches, According To Experts

Do you ever find yourself at work, or maybe in the middle of an important lecture in class, and you can barely concentrate because your head is …

Mindfulness

49 Unforgettable Bucket List Trips You Can Do On A Budget

If you like to travel, you probably have a bucket list of places you want to hit throughout your lifetime. If you've been under the impression that …

European Travel

Not Feeling the Magic of CBD? It Could Be Because of This

You've read numerous stories about how CBD has changed people's lives. You've heard it referred to as "nature's Xanax." You've done your due diligence and devoured articles about how CBD can help relieve anxiety, reduce inflammation, and even help your workouts. So you decided to try it and …

Cannabis

10 Ways for You to Become a Self-Made Millionaire

It's great to have a get-rich-quick idea, but building a business takes much more. Here are priorities from those who have made it<p>Almost every entrepreneur I know wants to become a millionaire--like Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg, Amazon's Jeff Bezos, and many others.<p>They don't realize that achieving …

Self-improvement

11 Foods To Avoid If You're Eating For Your Blood Type

As far as health advice goes, one of the more interesting diet plans is the blood type diet. It claims that there are certainfoods you might want to …

Nutrition

7 superfoods that can improve your concentration

There are days when we expertly — and effortlessly — rattle through our to-do list and head out the door early, soaring with energy. And other days? …

Nutrition

The best vegetarian recipes, according to Californian stars

LIFESTYLE FOOD<p>The Ashram Cookbook, which contains a preface written by Cindy Crawford, is the new culinary bible amongst Californian stars. The 100% …

Cookbooks

2 Great Dividend Shares You Should Buy Before Next Week

Today I am looking at two terrific income shares that are set to update the market in the coming days.<p><b>Bloomsbury Publishing</b><p>The publisher has proven its mettle as a dependable dividend share thanks to the magic conjured up by its most famous franchise, Harry Potter.<p>But Bloomsbury’s cash cow is no …

How Many Shares Do You Buy For A Position? This Tool Does The Math

Successful swing trading is more than just picking winners. Managing position size is critical. A position size calculator can help do this for you …

MercadoLibre's Quarter Was Far Better Than It Looked

A change in accounting rules and postal rates combined to make this quarter's results look horrible. But there's more here than meets the eye.<p>Going …

How Far Could State Street Fall? (And When I'll Start Buying)

Introduction<p>Several months ago, I wrote an article titled "How Investors Could Have Easily Avoided Chicago Bridge & Iron's Sell-Off." My basic thesis …

Investing

Graduates: Here’s an Honor Code for Life

Amid a national epidemic of dishonesty, acting with integrity is more important than ever.<p><i>The following is an adaptation of an address to Rice University’s class of 2018.</i><p>When I was deciding what I wanted to say today, I kept thinking about a Rice tradition that's an incredibly important part of …

The Outbound Journal

Professor Claims He Cracked the Code for a Hangover Cure

Drop everything and pick up a glass of wine. Science may have finally come through for us. A professor from UCLA has designed “an antidote that could …

Alcohol

A Fitness Trainer Reveals 9 Ways to Control Hunger (So You Can Lose Weight Faster!)

If you're constantly hungry, whether it's due to creating a calorie deficit to lose weight or because you train like a badass beast, feeling controlled by hunger symptoms all day long is no way to live — YOU can be in control of your hunger. Personal trainer Marcus Rice wants to help you manage …

Fitness

How Crystal Water Bottles Became 2018’s Status Symbol

Loving crystals is no longer just for hippies and Spencer Pratt.<p>It was not so long ago that the world collectively cried “nut case” at <b>Spencer Pratt,</b> the <i>Hills</i> star whose obsession with healing crystals went viral, in 2010, when he furiously held one against his forehead during what appeared to be …

Scientists are figuring out why fasting helps people live longer — and they say a pill may one day trigger the same benefits

Giving your gut a break now and then can deliver huge health benefits.<p>Calorie restriction, a practice adopted by people from Silicon Valley biohackers to Buddhist monks, has been found to have a long list of positive effects. Periodic fasting can help people ward off diseases like diabetes, high …

Here's why it's better to own a home than to rent

Renting certainly has its benefits, but here's the case for owning instead.<p>It's an age-old debate in the personal finance world: buy a home and enjoy the benefits of ownership, or rent a home and avoid much of the stress and expense that come with owning. Some people, like my colleague and …

Retirement

Reese Mathers, the most satisfied consumer in the world?

As a consumer, Reese Mathers is living the dream, according to the testimonials left on websites of businesses across the globe.<p>The clothes always fit perfectly. The business advice was really helpful. The couples massage was relaxing and romantic.<p>But as a writer of online reviews for businesses in …

BUFFETT: Here's why real estate agents warrant their high fees, but stock pickers don't

Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett once again slammed the fees charged by stock pickers who tout their potential to outperform the broader market.<p>This time, at the company's annual shareholder meeting on Saturday, Buffett was responding to a question that likened brokers' commissions to active …

DNA marketplace Helix will offer tests for serious diseases. 23andMe is about to get some serious competition.

Genetic tests that were once only available through doctors are now sent right to your mailbox. PerkinElmer and its consumer genomics marketplace, …

The Myth of 'Learning Styles'

A popular theory that some people learn better visually or aurally keeps getting debunked.<p>In the early ‘90s, a New Zealand man named Neil Fleming decided to sort through something that had puzzled him during his time monitoring classrooms as a school inspector. In the course of watching 9,000 …

Pedagogy

Fresh Cannabis Leaves May Be the Superfood You're Missing Out On

We know that smoking dried cannabis flower yields a number of benefits — from pain relief to relaxation — but it turns out that consuming <i>fresh</i> cannabis leaves may also have perks for our health. Among the hundred plus cannabinoids found in the cannabis plant, the most well-known are CBD …

Cannabis

I've been a Costco member for 8 years, and one little-known perk makes it more than worth it

I bought my first Costco membership in 2010, joining the ranks of over 90 million cardholders. I made the $60 investment all because of Costco Optical.<p>I love that you can get a whole meal out of its free samples and DIY an ice cream float by combining frozen yogurt with a soda at the food court, …

10 Habits of Irresistible People

• Popsugar<br>• Living<br>• Personality<p>Things Irresistible People Do<p>10 Habits of Irresistible People<p>Shares<p>We've all met this type of person who attracts everybody …

Are Home Solar Panels Worth the Cost? Here’s When They Make Sense—And When They Don’t

From electricity costs to your home's sunlight.<p>With prices falling rapidly, installing home solar panels can dramatically trim your energy bills — if …