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Think Abs Are Impossible After 40? All You Need Are These 5 Moves.

Carve out a harder core—without doing situps—using a routine that spares your lower back.<p>For decades, ab training meant situps, curling your upper body all the way up off the floor, rounding your lower back. Some people got nice-looking abs doing this—and lots more ended up with back pain.<p>Today, …

Workouts

Google Managers Use This Simple Framework to Coach Employees

Being a good coach is not a skill for the select few.<p>Project Oxygen, Google's extensive manager study, analyzed more than 10,000 bits of information including performance reviews, surveys, and nominations for top-manager awards and recognition to determine the best practices of its most effective …

Employment

17 things to start doing in your 20s so you don’t live in regret in your 40s

They say youth is wasted on the young.<p>It doesn’t have to be. If you take a look at Quora and Reddit, hundreds of people older and wiser than you have …

Success

How to say ‘no’ without ever saying the word ‘no’

Saying no is especially hard for people-pleasers. That’s why it’s good to have a game plan with many options of how you can say no by avoiding saying …

Self-help

Where Should You Keep Significant Short Term Savings?

If you have a significant amount of savings you plan to use as a down payment in a few years, where do you keep it? That’s what we’re considering …

Personal Finance

The Completely Addictive Method of Grilling Steak

The reverse sear method for cooking steak is arguably one of the best indoor techniques, and a similar concept can be applied when grilling steak outdoors on a charcoal grill. Instead of slow-cooking in the oven, the steak is first smoked (positioned away from the charcoal), and instead of searing …

BBQ

This Chicken Thigh Recipe Changed the Way I Think About Cooking Chicken Thighs

By Julia Kramer<p>Seriously. One small recipe hack set me on a path toward a lifetime of golden, crackly-skinned chicken thighs.<p>A lot of crazy shit has happened in 2018, and somehow, in the midst of it all, the <i>Bon Appétit</i> Test Kitchen has once again managed to bless us with new chicken thigh …

Cooking

How to Respond Effectively When Buyers Resort to These 5 Obnoxious Negotiating Tactics

Get over the shock, figure out what's really going on and respond calmly.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You’ve been working with a buyer for months. You’ve had multiple meetings, developed a great relationship, answered their objections and now, you’re hoping it will …

Whiteboards

The Things Men Wish They Knew Before They Got Married

Every wedding season — such as, you know, RIGHT NOW — I think about how I got married young and wish someone had sat me down to tell me a few things …

When Hiring Executives, Top Recruiters Look For These Important Traits

When recruiting at the executive level, the stakes are high. After all, executive positions are leadership roles by default and it is important to get it right. But what are the most important traits to look for in a high-level leader?<p>We asked members of the Forbes Human Resources Council for the …

Leadership

7 questions to ask before quitting your job

It is half-past you-should-have-left-the-office-hours-ago — and your frustration level is near a boiling point. Maybe it isn’t the extra hours of …

The 30 Best Bottles of Booze Under $30

Price isn't always an indicator of quality.<p>Some days we dream about nine-figure superyachts and space vacations.<p>And some days, we just need an …

9 Running Shoes You’ll Want to Wear All the Time

There are two types of packers in the world: those that throw everything they own into a suitcase, and those that carefully stuff each packing cube …

Pierce Brosnan Is Dressing Exactly How You Wish Your Dad Would Dress

He might not be as polished as his 007 days but Pierce Brosnan is still fighting the good fight when it comes to dressing for his age. Much like his …

How to set your kids up for success -- make sure they are really good at these four things

I never gave much thought to being a father. I was finishing up grad school when my wife first talked to me about starting a family. First I had to decide if I was going to continue on to an advanced degree or get a job.<p>The decision about continuing in school was a big one because it would mean …

10 Lightweight Suits to Keep You Cool This Summer

Tailoring that feels as fresh as it looks.<p>A perfectly tailored suit is appropriate year-round—it's the <i>fabric</i> that's seasonal. While heavy wools and tweed jackets look fantastic in the winter, they're nothing short of suffocating in the warmer months. For spring and summer, opt for lightweight …

10 words you should never use to describe yourself in an interview

Describing yourself as intelligent in a job interview basically tells employers that you think you’re smarter and better than anyone else. This is …

How To Make Meatballs: The Easiest, Simplest Method — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

When I get a craving for meatballs, I have a very specific meatball in mind: They're completely tender all the way through without even a hint of …

Food

The Most Affordable Suit Brands For Men On A Budget

Whether you're the student on a baked beans budget, or the big-earning gent who's squandered his weekly pay on other essential classics - cheap suits …

12 words and phrases to avoid when giving feedback

Providing feedback gets easier with time and practice. The anticipation and lead up to the conversation is typically worse than the actual meeting, …

Corporate Culture

Read This Before You Pick Out Your Kitchen Counters

We run through the pros and cons of some of the most popular picks for the kitchen.<p>The kitchen may be the heart of the home, but it’s the countertop …

3 Stocks to Buy and Hold for the Next 50 Years

These companies can help create wealth that could last longer than you do, becoming a financial legacy for future generations.<p>Fifty years may seem …

Every Cut of Steak, Ranked by How (Un)Healthy They Are

Red meat isn’t so healthy to start with, but some cuts are significantly worse than othersWe’ve already written about how the meat industry is …

Ten Signs Your Boss Is A Manager -- But Not A Leader

A simple way to answer the question “What’s the difference between managing and leading?” is this:<p>Managing people means watching them to make sure they do what they’re supposed to do.<p>The concept of traditional supervision is rooted in the fear that working people will misbehave or make mistakes if …

Leadership

12 places to find affordable men's workwear online — for every type of office dress code

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Amazon<p>There are plenty of elements that go into creating a well-rounded wardrobe for the office, so finding affordable options is a smart …

I've tried 6 different luggage brands, and this one is by far the best

I take dozens of trips every year, so I need a reliable and durable piece of luggage.<p>Since many of my trips last close to two weeks, I like to take checked luggage with me so I can prepare for different climates, pack video and camera equipment, and bring back souvenirs on the return leg.<p>Here are …

This 6-word sentence will give you complete freedom and high performance

The worst possible advice is to “lower your expectations.”<p>Instead, it is far more powerful to:<p><b>“Expect everything and attach to nothing.” — Carrie</b> …

Self-improvement

The Best List: 7 Must-Have Essentials for a Day at the Beach

Throw these on and you'll be ready to go.<p>It’s the end of the week, and you already know what your Saturday plans are: beach day. Maybe it's a quick trip you make all the time. Or maybe you don’t live near the coast and you’ve been planning for months. Either way, the weekend is here and you're …

When You Start a New Job, Pay Attention to These 5 Aspects of Company Culture

When you join an organization, you have a short window of time to adapt to its culture. It’s the old 90-day rule. And we know too many talented individuals who have stumbled in their new company because they failed to read the cultural tea leaves. This happens because most organizations don’t …

5 Top Dividend Kings to Buy and Hold Forever

From top dividend kings by yield to the best five you can buy and hold forever: Here's your complete guide to this elite group of dividend growth …