Derek Delgado

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5 Choices That Will Maximize Your Productivity

Follow these rules and feel more accomplished at the end of every day.<p><i>In</i> The 5 Choices: The Path to Extraordinary Productivity <i>(Simon & Schuster, 2014), co-authors Kory Kogon, Adam Merrill, and Leena Rinne explore how effective time management can improve overall productivity levels. In the</i> …

4 Strategies to Land Your Dream Job This Year

The employment market is the strongest it's been in six years. Here's how to boost the odds you'll find the job you want in 2015.<p>New year, new job. …

3 Signs You're Becoming an Extraordinary Leader

Great leaders develop great teams, tackle tough problems, break things, and still have fun.<p>How did Bill Campbell, a football coach from Columbia University, become one of the most successful technology executives in Silicon Valley, including CEO of Intuit and board director at Apple? How did Scott …

10 Simple Ways to Get an Employee to Quit

Do you hate your employees? Here's a guide to making them hate you enough to quit.<p>If you have someone you want to get rid of, but you are too wimpy to fire him, there are some things you can do to make him miserable enough to start looking for a new job, just to get the heck out of Dodge.<p>Here are …

The Workplace

7 Ways to Stay Motivated and Accomplish Anything

Does the start of a New Year renew your energy and motivation to achieve change? For most it does, but let's face it, no matter how driven you are, there will be times when your energy and commitment will ebb. Yes, it happens--even to the most motivated among us.<p>You may have a great plan for your …

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6 things I wish I’d known about marriage when I got married

The sooner you understand that there’s no such thing as unconditional love for your spouse, the happier you’ll be<p>Joanna Schroeder<p>January 4, 2015 11:00pm (UTC)<p>This piece originally appeared on The Good Men Project.<p><b>1. There’s no such thing as unconditional love for your spouse.</b><p>I just blew your mind, …

The seven habits of highly confident people

<i>This post originally appeared at LinkedIn. Follow the author here.</i><p>Confidence is crucial to a happy and fulfilling life. It influences your success in leadership, how you engage with your team, and at work in general. It influences how you build your business, how you are in your family life, …

15 Dinner Recipes that You Should Really Eat for Breakfast

Our favorite breakfasts look an awful lot like dinner—here are the best nontraditional breakfast foods to start your day.<p><b>It's time breakfast breaks free from its shackles.</b> Think about it: We're totally cool with pancakes and bacon for dinner, so why shouldn't we inject a little dinner food into our …

7 Quick and Fresh Dinners to Make in January

These fast, winter dinner recipes rely on little helpers like anchovies and roasted citrus to perk up your weeknight meals.<p><b>In the middle of winter,</b> <b>sometimes</b> you need to find creative ways to breathe new life into your weeknight dinners. Lend your meals a little help from flavor boosters like briny …

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Start the New Year Off Right: 7 Healthy, Fast Weeknight Dinners

Eating healthy should never leave you hungry.<p><b>1. Blackened Tilapia</b><p>This is one of my favorite fish recipes, and it's super quick and easy. Mild tilapia fillets are dusted with a bold Cajun spice rub, then sautᅢᄅed in olive oil until crisp and flavorful on the exterior and tender and flaky within. <b>GET</b> …

Recipes

19 School Lunch Ideas That Are Healthy (Mostly)

These new school lunch ideas, from sandwiches to snacks to hot meals, will reinvigorate your daily routine—and your kids will actually like them<p><b>It is a parent's eternal dilemma: What do I make the kids for lunch today?</b> And tomorrow? And next week? We fall into ruts, succumb to the tried-and-true, …

Get Ripped Quick with This Simple and Effective HIIT Workout

Staying fit on the road is always a challenge. We’re out of our routines, away from our gym and eating a diet that’s different from usual (let’s be …

The Lean Muscle Diet

Ignore the trendy, complex diet plans designed to shrink your wallet and not your gut. To build the body you've always wanted, live like you already have it<p>When men set out to lose weight, they usually start at the wrong place. They pick a popular diet; <i>any</i> diet, it doesn't matter which one. Most …

The Most Popular Recipes of 2014

2014 was a stellar year for recipes here at Serious Eats. We're talking an epic series on waffling...just about everything, ridiculously gorgeous crown roast rack of lamb, and a massive collection of some of the best vegan food you'll ever eat. Out of the hundreds of recipes we brought to you over …

Here's Why 2014 Was A Great Year For Nachos

From waffle nachos to totchos (tater tot nachos), 2014 was a golden year for one of our favorite foods.<p>Looking back on 2014, it was a great year in food. We saw some seriously stellar recipes from food bloggers, some incredibly inventive ice cream flavors, some jaw-dropping slow cooker recipes and …

16 Recipes for a Swanky New Year's Eve Soirée

You can have a casual dinner party any night of the week. Take advantage of New Year's Eve to finally cook the recipes that caught your eye last winter (and to put your favorite plates to use, too).<p>Don't worry about dirty dishes or wine stains on the carpet -- you can deal with those next year. For …

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The Best Recipes That Came From Food Bloggers In 2014

41 spectacular recipes from this year that you don't want to miss.<p>If there's one thing the world doesn't need more of, it's food bloggers. The Internet is packed -- stuffed and basically bursting at the seams -- with thousands upon thousands of food blogs. After a while, they all sort of look the …

10 Foods You Should Resolve To Eat More Of In 2015

Let this year be the most delicious one yet.<p>Each year, millions of people make New Year's resolutions that revolve around food. The only problem is that most of those resolutions are focused on keeping foods <i>out</i> of their lives, when really they should be focused on getting more foods <i>into</i> their diets.<p>…

The Best Hangover Busters at 15 Fast-food Chains

Stay safe tonight, party hard, buy the expedited bathroom access bracelet, then tomorrow, order one of these picks, and you're guaranteed to spend 2015 as a much wealthier, more beautiful, significantly less hungover person.<p>Credit: Andrew Zimmer<p>By: Dave Infante<p>If you're anything like us, your …

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6 Party-Perfect Appetizers to Toast the New Year

It's the last night of the year! Do it right.<p><b>1. Cheddar & Herb Cheese Straws</b><p>These crisp and flaky cheese straws specked with fresh herbs and crushed red chili flakes make a wonderful hors d'oeuvre to go along with wine and cocktails. Though they look like bread sticks, they're actually more akin to …

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Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

#MeToo<p>Six chefs sit down to discuss what it takes to change an industry.<p>By Marian Bull2 days agoView More<p>Entertainment<p>As the "comebacks" start, …

Decadent Recipes To Gorge On Before You Start Your New Year's Resolutions

Close down 2014 with a serious bang.<p>The new year is knocking at the door, and with it, those hasty New Year's resolutions to put down the ice cream and eat well this year. We're big fans of healthy eating here at HuffPost Taste, but we're also devoted dessert-lovers, mac and cheese maniacs and …

5 ingredients or less! Serve these appetizers at your New Year's Eve party

Whether you're hosting a New Year's Eve party or attending one — you don't want to spend what's left of 2014 cooking in the kitchen.<p>Lucky for you, Justin Chapple, Food & Wine's Test Kitchen senior editor, has the perfect party solution: five ingredient appetizers. Here, he shares his recipes for …

12 Good Luck Recipes for the New Year

Eat these foods on the first of the year and wish for the best<p>All the best tools, techniques, and recipes you need for flame-kissed glory this …

10 Mind-Blowing Hacks for Making Your Leftover Pizza Taste Better the Next Day

Three words: pizza grilled cheese.<p>Gone are your days of eating cold leftover pizza in your pajamas, leaning against your open refrigerator. Make pizza better the next day with these easy tricks.<p><b>1. Reheat cold pizza face down in a pan.</b> Slap your slice of pizza face down on a preheated skillet on …

10 Best Fast Recipes of 2014

Executive food editor Tina Ujlaki reveals her favorite fast recipes that F&W published in 2014, from hearty cauliflower steaks to luscious scrambled …

The One Trait Successful Entrepreneurs Have In Common

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I’ve worked with countless CEOs of companies big and small, famous venture capitalists, and founders of startups that beat the odds and went public. What I did to be so lucky I have no idea, but observing their behavior has always been …

8 Steps to Building Your Business According to the Lifestyle You Want

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>Like this article? Find more great tips by subscribing to my blog here.</i><p>When I first started building my entrepreneurial career, I worked non-stop, day and night, glued to the screen. Fueled by anxiety and junk food, I was desperate to do …

7 Of The Best Food Blogs For Eating On A Budget

You don't have to go at it alone.<p>It's no secret that eating on a budget often ends up in eating a lot of processed food. Fruits and vegetables, especially if they're organic, are more expensive than most food you'll find in a bag. A study released last year in the British Medical Journal found that …

Pizza Hut's New Menu Makes Us Cringe

It's just bad taste.<p>Pizza Hut has officially jumped on the customized ordering trend. Yesterday the pizza chain announced a complete overhaul of its menu which, like McDonald's and Taco Bell before it, will follow the build-it-yourself Chipotle model and offer customers the choice to customize …