Ana Landeza

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These Little-Known Amazon Skincare Products Have Huge Followings

If we're being honest, Amazon is much more than an e-commerce giant; it's a community. Many consumers are repeat shoppers (with Prime, how can you …

Skin Care

4 ways to improve your interview skills like a pro

So you got the interview, congrats! You’re ready, right?<p>You’ve skimmed your resume to freshen up on your professional accomplishments, check.<p>You’ve boned up on the potential new employer and the job description, check.<p>You’ve got a few questions ready, check.<p>You’ve read all the best books on …

I'm a recruiter, and there are 34 words and phrases that you can put on your resume to show any hiring manager you're a leader

One of the most common types of people I work with are those aiming to elevate their brand messaging to more loudly announce, "I'm one hell of a leader!" as they change jobs.<p>It's one thing to be good at tasks, projects, and areas of specialization, but if you're aspiring to manage teams, you simply …

Employment

How to Get a Work-from-Home Job at the Working Mother 100 Best Companies

On a typical day in the Atlanta suburbs, Carly Williams drops off 9-year-old Luke and 7-year-old Morgan at school, returns home and hops on the phone …

The Workplace

Want Your Best Employees to Never Leave You? Ask Them 5 Simple Questions

Most important, leaders should be asking these questions before their best people mentally and emotionally check out.<p>Want to do something that will launch you into the new era of HR? Get rid of your exit interviews and replace them with "stay interviews."<p>If you're new to this concept, unlike the …

Employee Engagement

Soon you'll be able to play 'over 400' PlayStation games on your PC

YouTube? Netflix? That stuff's old hat at this point. It's almost hard to remember a time when watching a movie meant having to go to a store.<p>To say nothing of long downloads!<p>Bizarrely, there's no Netflix for video games — there's no easy streaming service that lets you play whatever game you want, …

Why You Should Try Harder to Keep Your Employees Happy

<i>The Leadership Insider network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in business contribute answers to timely</i></i> …

24 Ways Ordinary People Can Achieve Extraordinary Success

The most successful people are just like you, but they do a few things differently.<p>Last year, I contacted the most successful people I know. I interviewed them on my blog, and then compiled those interviews into a book, <i>Just Like You: 24 Interviews of Ordinary People Who've Achieved Extraordinary</i> …

Motivation

Why 44 Percent of Top U.S. Executives Don't Want to Hire You

In a survey of U.S. executives, 44 percent said Americans lack soft skills, which are poorly taught by traditional education. Other learning methods work better, luckily.<p>I went to business school mostly to learn business's "hard" skills--ones we can quantify, like accounting and finance. I thought …

Education

9 Communication Habits That All Successful Leaders Have

At the heart of successful leadership and great business is great communication.<p><b>Editor's note:</b> <i>"The First 90 Days" is a series about how to make 2016 a year of breakout growth for your business. Let us know how you're making the first 90 days count by joining the conversation on social media with</i> …

Social Media

25 Timeless RPGs You Need to Play Before You Die

Known as Final Fantasy II upon its initial U.S. release, this Squaresoft title was the first must-have role-playing game for the Super Nintendo console. For many of us, it was our first introduction to chocobos, summons, and the archaic adjective "spoony."<p>Aside from having story-driven gameplay …

17 Totally Underrated Places To Shop For Clothes Online

Shopping gems.<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales from the links on this page.</i>

Useful Apps To Learn Design And Coding On Your Smartphone

Whether you like it or not, programming is becoming one of the most important skills in the 21st century. You were certainly not the lucky one who had a chance to learn to code in the first-grade as Estonians do but you can definitely catch-up by being smart about your time. The design is another …

Online Education

Books To Read While You Wait For George R.R. Martin To Finish 'GoT'

There are other books in the sea.<p>George R.R. Martin recently ‘fessed up that the final installment of <i>Game of Thrones</i> won’t be done anytime soon -- or at least not quickly enough to please his ravenous fans, whose love for him has proven to have limits.<p>If you’re of the hungrier and hungrier …

The 6 Best Interview Questions Asked by Famous Execs (and the Worst)

You have an icon of entrepreneurship to charm. Are you ready for what he's going to ask?<p>Absurdly Driven looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.<p>Interviewing people can be terribly dull.<p>It's a dance to which you hope both parties know the steps.<p>Sadly, …

Employment

The 17 best icebreakers to use at awkward social events

But talking to new people doesn't have to be such a drag.<p>There are ways to get the conversation going without resorting to irritating clichés.<p>Check out these 17 icebreakers that will help ease you into an engaging conversation with people you've never met before.

Employment

Small Business Brands So Cool You’ll Forget About the Mall for Good

In theory, we’d love to shop from cool, new indie brands all the time. But if we’re being honest, life sometimes gets the better of us and all too often we end up at the mall when we find ourselves in need of a new beauty product, t-shirt or piece of home decor. So in honor of Small Business …

13 Things About Dating A Defensive Outgoing Girl

While you may view it as a complex process, dating an outgoing girl with a guarded heart opens your world to exhilarating revelations

5 Awesome TED Talks That Will Make You Remarkably Happy

There are plenty of serious TED talks, but these will make you smile.<p>There are lots of TED Talks about serious subjects like medical research, natural disasters, and even rocket science. However, some TED Talks are sure to put a smile on your face. Here are five of my favorites.<p><b>1. Dan Gilbert: The</b> …

Happiness

Get Inspired By These 45 Clever Text-Based Logos With Visual Meanings

California-based design studio Quillo Creative has created a series of impressive typographic logos of common words we use everyday. They’ve …

How A Battle With Depression Ultimately Led To The Rock’s Storied Career

During this Sunday’s upcoming episode of <i>Oprah’s Master Class</i>, Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson reveals that if it weren’t for a bout of depression after his football career almost came to an end, he’d never have made the life-altering decision to follow in his father’s footsteps and become a pro …

Mental Disorders

The Best Free Yoga Videos on YouTube

There are so many reasons to heart yoga (after all, the practice boosts brainpower, increases strength, and can calm you down), but sometimes it’s …

Yoga

7 Questions to Ask At the End of a Job Interview

Chris Pecoraro—Getty Images<p>Sam Edwards—Getty Images/Caiaimage<p>Jetta Productions—Getty Images<p>by nacoki ( MEDIA ARC )—Getty Images/Flickr RF<p>Reza …

Employment

How to Use the Job Description to Nail Your Next Interview

The most underutilized tool in preparing for job interviews?<p>The job description.<p>As a job seeker, you rely heavily upon the job description in the …

Employment

A Former Google Recruiter Reveals The Biggest Resume Mistakes

You learn to spot mistakes fast when you review 3 million resumes a year.<p>Between September 2013 and 2014, Scott Bacon worked as a recruiter for Google in its network operations division. He was responsible for recruiting people to work as software and network engineers, but also in marketing and …

Employment

5 Ways to Learn and Remember Absolutely Anything

Start too early on the details and you'll miss the context of the whole.<p><i>What learning strategies do "quick learners" follow? originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question.</i><p><b>Answer by Alessio Bresciani, strategist with 15 years of experience in digital and mobile, on Quora:</b><p>Your …

Learning

52 simple ways to motivate yourself

1. Close your eyes, and visualize yourself reaching your goals.<p>2. Try something new today.<p>3. Take a walk in a park, and let nature reset your mind.<p>4. Make a to-do list. You'll feel encouraged as you cross off items.<p>5. Get more sleep. Sleep deprivation could be making you less motivated.<p>6. Drink …

45 free online classes you can take (and finish) by the end of this year

No matter where you're at in your career, learning something new can only help you. Looking for a new job? A unique skill could easily set you apart …

The 25 Best Carbs That Will Uncover Your Abs

Imagine if you could tell your friends you’re on a hot new diet, the one all the celebs are doing for rapid weight loss. It’s name? Not Atkins. Not …