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What interviewers really want to hear when they ask 'Why do you want to work here?'

"So why do you want to work here?"<p>Eventually this question comes up in every interview. Over the course of the last 30 years, I have been and I continue to ask this question all the time.<p>I have learned there is a limited set of answers applicants give in response to this question and one particular …

Employment

26 time-management tricks I wish I'd known at 20

Time-management skills can take a while to learn.<p>Étienne Garbugli, a Montreal-based product and marketing consultant, the author of "Lean B2B: Build Products Businesses Want," and the creator of a course to help entrepreneurs find their target market, distilled the lessons he wishes he'd known when …

Time Management

12 everyday stretches that will help you stay flexible and fit at any age

When it comes to stretching, there are a lot of options to choose from.<p>But what are the best everyday stretches for anyone looking to avoid sore muscles, get more flexible, and protect his or her muscles from injuries?<p>We turned to Marilyn Moffat, a professor of physical therapy at New York …

Yoga

How to Get Rid of a Headache the Natural Way

Headaches are truly the worst, especially when they're being extremely stubborn and just <i>won't</i> go away. From hormonal shifts during menstruation to …

This 20-Minute Yoga Flow Can Help Relieve Back Pain

Anyone who struggles with back pain knows how distressing it can be.Whether it’s soreness that impedes your sleep or aches that hurt your …

6 Ways to Stop Overthinking Everything

Get out of your own head and start taking action.<p>While everyone overthinks situations once in a while, some people are plagued with a constant barrage of thoughts all the time. Chronic overthinkers rehash conversations they had yesterday, second-guess every decision they make, and imagine …

Self-help

25 Alan Watts Quotes That Will Blow Your Mind Wide Open

Alan Watts was a British philosopher who spoke about Asian philosophies for a Western audience. He wrote over 25 books and was an excellent orator on …

Spirituality

The Problem With Sensitivity

Is your highly sensitive child exhausting you?

Parenting

Does apple cider vinegar help acne? It's kind of a miracle tonic

It may not sound like the most desirable way to wake up in the morning but believe it or not using apple cider vinegar as a toner for your face can …

7 Scientific Ways to Stop Complaining and Enjoy a Happier Life

Kill the habit of complaining and watch your life change.<p>Research shows that habitual complaining affects us mentally, emotionally, and physically. Such behavior may cause or worsen stress, sapping our energy and desire to pursue our dreams.<p>Above all that, it just doesn't feel good to complain, or …

Happiness

5 Toxic Relationships You Should End Today

Are the people closest to you actually holding you back?<p>Successful people often share a powerful principle of success, brilliantly encapsulated in a quote from entrepreneur, author and motivational speaker Jim Rohn: "You are the average of the five people you spend the most time with."<p>I first heard …

How to escape the overthinking trap: stop judging yourself

The despair from comparing ourselves with others is the original fake news. We need to develop a new relationship with our thoughts<p>Before Christmas I took a young relative to a jazz concert. The thought of it ruined his whole day. He scuffed around the house like an alt-right voter at a refugee …

13 TED Talks that can teach you how to live a happier life

The ideal approach, however, is far more of a mystery.<p>From the beginning of time, philosophers and researchers alike have pondered how humans can achieve ultimate bliss, and thankfully, some of them have appeared on the TED stage to share their findings.<p>Some of their tactics are surprising, and …

Happiness

Want to Raise Your IQ by 23 Percent? Neuroscience Says Take Up This Simple Habit

In less time than it takes you to have lunch, you could be expanding your brain -- literally.<p>There are two types of intelligence: crystallized intelligence and fluid intelligence.<p>Crystallized intelligence is your ability to utilize information, skills, and experience already learned -- basically, …

The Brain

The All News and Informations

Gluten is a protein discovered within the cereals wheat, barley and rye, and is subsequently generally present in pasta, muffins, […]<p>The matter of …

Canadian, World, Politics and Business News & Analysis

Media Rogers cuts ties with Vice Media Canada<p>CANNABIS INDUSTRY Aurora, CanniMed shares jump as takeover talks extended Subscriber content<p>Quebec judge refuses to stay trial for former Amaya CEO charged with insider trading<p>Netflix tops estimates for subscriber growth in fourth quarter<p>PointClickCare …

6 Ways to Hack Your Metabolism

If your body isn't keeping up like it used to, it might be time to overhaul your metabolism. Here's how to do it.<p><b>Break up the day.</b><p>Long, sedentary …

The Dice Brain Teaser: A Technical Interview Question that Can Help You Solve Problems Better

Today’s puzzle is special. I like it even more than previous brain teasers I’ve discussed, like the monk problem and the hat puzzle.<p>Like the others, …

7 Insane Brain Teasers You Could Actually Encounter in an Interview

You’ve made it through the first couple rounds of interviews, nailing questions like “Tell me a bit about yourself” and “Why do you want this …

Investment banking interview brainteasers

Just to be perfectly clear, you are assuming that one of the two buckets is chosen at random and then one of the balls from that bucket is chosen at …

Camping

4 Simple Yet Effective Lower Back Stretches

Daily activities which require prolonged sitting or heavy lifting can put excess strain on your back. Over time, this can increase the risk of injury …

Yoga

A standard statistical model for stock prices is probably wrong

The idea that returns from financial assets are normally distributed underpins many traditional financial theories, but the reality is that many (even most) assets do not conform to this. Instead, empirical distributions exhibit higher peaks and fatter tails—returns are mostly clustered within a …

Investing

How to Transform Your Stress Into Insane Productivity, According to Harvard Psychologists

Stress is sometimes unavoidable — here’s how to turn it into your best friend.<p>We know that stress is bad for us, and that it causes everything from …

7 memory skills that will make you smarter

Take it from Peter Brown, Henry Roediger, and Mark McDaniel, authors of "Make It Stick: The Science Of Successful Learning."<p>"We need to keep learning and remembering all our lives," they write. "Getting ahead at work takes mastery of job skills and difficult colleagues. ... If you're good at …

Learning

19 psychological tricks that will help you ace a job interview

That means they're susceptible to the same psychological preferences and cognitive biases that affect the rest of us. Simple tweaks to the way you speak and hold yourself can make you seem much more likeable, competent, and hireable in their eyes.<p>With that in mind, we rounded up a list of easy …

Body Language

This is what eight weeks of mindfulness training does to your brain

<i>By</i> Christian JarrettPractising mindfulness – spending time paying attention to your current mental experiences in a non-judgmental way – has been …

Mindfulness

Here’s What A Perfect 30-Minute Workout Looks Like

When life gets insanely busy (y'know, as life does), even an hour-long workout can seem like a luxury that you just don't have the time for. But even …

Stretching

Letting Go of Anxiety (Video)

Life starts to slow down when the feelings of anxiety begin to creep up, and if you're faced with an important interview or a meeting, then "going in" anxious comes with the anticipation of a detrimental result. Meditation provides a fast and effective relief from emotions that are getting into the …

These are the 10 Killer Weapons India and Pakistan Would Use in a War

While the world continues to focus on the U.S. presidential election, a massive hurricane off the coast of America, the showdown in Syria and …

Military