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How to write the perfect risk resume

The job market in risk management is heating up as more people – from auditors to traders – try to break into an increasingly important part of the …

Employment

5 Opening Lines For Your Cover Letter To Get Noticed

When you apply for any job, the very first tool you will use to grab the attention of employers is your cover letter. (Yes, there are of course …

Cover letter 101 (sample cover letters included)

While your resume is the most important document you – the job seeker – will create, some may argue that the cover letter can at times be more …

The Best Paint Colors for Beach House Bedrooms, According to Designers

1 of 12<p>Tradewind by Sherwin-Williams<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 12<p>Hazy Blue by Benjamin Moore<p>3 of 12<p>Sea Salt by Sherwin-Williams<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 12<p>Super White …

Sherwin-Williams

15 Minute Healthy Chocolate Chip Cookies By The Food Medic

In this month’s regular, The Food Medic shares how to focus on your nutrition and enjoy sweet treats when you fancy them. Life is about balance, …

Dessert

Austrian Sachertorte Cake Recipe

Sachertorte is a typical Austrian cake that is a base for many chocolate desserts. It is simple and easy to prepare and very delicious! Here is the …

Dessert

Addicting Homemade Chocolate Sea Salt Granola

Homemade Chocolate Sea Salt Granola<p>The perfect yummy sweet snack for any time!<p>If I were to describe granola in three words, they would probably be …

Breakfast

Cake Without Milk, Eggs, and Butter ONLY Water!

This cake with water (without milk, butter, and eggs) recipe comes from my nonna Angela notebook with recipes. The <i>Torta all’acqua senza uoava, latte</i> …

Dessert

According to Hiring Managers, When Asked, "What Makes You Unique?", Don't Say This

Employers share what NOT to say about what makes you unique.<p>It's not uncommon in a job interview to be asked, <i>"What makes you unique?"</i> Most job seekers naturally feel the need to say something witty or unexpected. And, that's where things go wrong. I recently asked a group of professional recruiters …

Whatever You Do, Don't End A Job Interview This Way

The best way to end a job interview is to get up and go. Don’t linger. Your time is valuable. You are just as happy to leave as you were to arrive. The interview is over and you have other important places to be.<p>Don’t grovel and try to slam in one more story about your awesomeness before you go.<p>The …

Career Development

Baklava with rose, cardamom and pistachio or orange, cinnamon, walnut and almond recipe

Preheat the oven to 160C/325F/Gas 3 and grease two large baking trays.<p>For the rose, cardamom and pistachio baklava, make a syrup. Put the sugar, honey, lemon juice and 150ml/5½fl oz water in a saucepan. Bring to the boil and simmer for about five minutes, or until the sugar is dissolved and a syrup …

Baking

Surprise Your Guests With A Chocolate Mousse And Crisp Beet Meringue

This flavor matrix, created by James Briscione and Watson, an IBM supercomputer, shows which unlikely flavor pairings are most likely to go with …

Dessert

Savor blueberry season with this buttery scone

Scones might be the most under-appreciated delight in the world of baked goods. Somewhere between a muffin and a cookie, scones are soft, crumbly and …

Breakfast

The Best Brownie Recipes on the Internet

As long as I can remember, I have been in love with chocolate. And chocolate comes in many forms, but I must admit that I am pretty smitten with …

Dessert

How to Answer Challenging Job Interview Questions [Infographic]

You know how to prepare for a job interview. You've got that part down.But are you ready to answer the really challenging job interview questions? …

Employment

Amaretto Cheesecake

In a stand mixer fitted with the paddle attachment, beat the cream cheese, mascarpone, flour, and a pinch of table salt on medium speed, scraping …

Dessert

16 French Recipes Every Beginner Cook Should Master

If you’re looking to up your game in the kitchen, classic French technique will provide you with a useful foundation no matter what you like to cook. …

Cooking

13 cognitive biases that really screw things up for you

The human brain is a natural wonder. It produces more than 50,000 thoughts each day and 100,000 chemical reactions each second. With this amount of …

Anchovy Toast with Quick-Pickled Carrots

Talk about brain food.<p>Cal/Serv: 200<p>Yields: 4 servings<p>Total Time: 0:30<p>MAKES 4 SERVINGS. <i>Per serving: 200 cal, 6 g fat (1 g sat), 24 g carbs, 6 g sugar, 1,170 mg sodium, 5 g fiber, 13 g protein</i>

7 ways to convince someone to hire you in 30 seconds

The elevator pitch is a classic career tool to have in your back pocket. The term refers to how you would introduce yourself to someone and tell them what you do — all during a short elevator ride.<p>The pitch, which should be short, informative and specific, can be used in all kinds of situations, …

How To Grow Unlimited Amounts Of Blueberries In Your Backyard

Blueberries are not only delicious snack but they are also very healthy fruit too. Whether you eat them raw, squeezed in your juice, added to your …

The interview is the gateway to your next gig, so what can you do to set yourself up for success? Prepare with a few tips from a pro.

<b>Get the details.</b><p>If the person scheduling the interview doesn’t tell you who you’ll be meeting with and what the interview format will be, ask. You …

Japanese Cheesecake Is Lighter, Spongier, Perfect-er

Japanese cheesecake is an unassuming sort of dessert—a tall, single-layer cake usually finished with a dusting of powdered sugar. My first taste was a true surprise. First thing’s first: It isn’t really a cheesecake, and won’t remind you of one. But it's definitely a cake.<p>Let me explain: True …

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Taste Beyond The Tongue

The Japanese art of decluttering and organizing by Marie Kondo

Here in the states, minimalism isn’t exactly a point of pride (we like stuff, and lots of it), so it’s especially remarkable that Japanese tidying …

4 Behavioral Interview Questions That Reveal What a Job Candidate Is Really Like | Inc.com

Conduct enough job interviews and it feels like some of the candidates have tried to "hack" the most common interview questions. Their answers seem a little too polished, a little too rehearsed, and a lot insincere.<p>That's the problem with only asking opinion-based job interview questions. (Is there …

Career Development

The No. 1 Way To Nail A Job Interview

Early in my career, I was responsible for staffing up a new department store. More than 200 jobs needed to be filled quickly, so I sometimes conducted 20 job interviews in a day. It was a crazy time, but one that taught me a valuable lesson about what separates a good job interview performance from …

Employment

Strawberry-Cherry Crumble

Baking a fruit crumble feels similar to performing a magic trick: a few easy moves and — voilà! Pantry ingredients are transformed in a delicious, …

Taste Beyond The Tongue