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Beyond the Bench: Preparing MIT Students for the Challenges of Global Leadership

10/03/2008 9:30 AM Little Kresge<br>James A. Champy, '63, SM '65, Chairman of Consulting Perot Systems Corporation; Life Member, MIT Corporation; Subra …

The Food Lab's Guide to Inexpensive Steak for the Grill: 5 Cuts You Should Know

All Of The Guides<p><b>Hanger Steak Guide »</b>• <b><br>Skirt Steak Guide »</b>• <b><br>Short Rib Guide »</b>• <b><br>Flap Meat Guide »</b>• <b><br>Tri-Tip Guide »</b><p>More<p>Grilling<p>All the tips and recipes you need for the perfect barbecue.<p>So y'all read about the four high-end steaks you should know—that'd be the strip, the ribeye, the T-bone, and the …

How to Make Uovo in Raviolo: Showstopping Runny Egg Yolk Ravioli

More<p>Eggs<p>Buying tips, techniques, and recipes, no matter how you like them.<p>Let me begin by saying, <i>you can do this</i>. I know it for a fact because the first time I made <i>uovo in raviolo</i> was also the first time I made fresh pasta. And it was years before I went to culinary school or started working at …

Italian Food

These novels about Ancient Rome could be the most important political books you'll read this year

The Republic is in danger. Populist leaders — including one of the country's richest men — are stirring up resentment among the masses against the …

Books

Real Estate By Referral: How To Work Less, Increase Your Income, And Have More Fun | Trading Mates | Sharing Financial Freedom

The Real Estate By Referral book is nothing like your traditional book. In fact, this is not written like a book...it's an operations manual …

5 Lesser-Known Varietals You Should Add to Your Wine Rack

<i>Today: Eric Asimov, New York Times columnist and coauthor of the newly published Wine with Food, introduces us to the lesser-known wine varietals he's most excited about. Give them a try -- your Pinot Noir deserves a break.</i><p>The black-and-white, Cabernet-and-Chardonnay world has faded. The 21st …

Lean Six Sigma Project Management Certifications

The best approach to creating the most efficient and effective business structure involves both Six Sigma and Lean principles.<p>With 37 hours of learning in the new Lean Six Sigma Project Manager Courses & Certifications offer on TNW Deals, you’ll understand concrete processes for increasing …

10 Dirt-Simple Woodworking Jigs You Need

Woodworking jigs ensure that cuts are straight, holes are plumb and parts are square—among many other things. And jigs are worth the time it takes to …

Woodworking

California's Next Great Food & Wine Destination

Tucked away off Route 101 in Santa Barbara wine country, the tiny enclave of Los Alamos is a small town with big flavor.<p>Not long ago, it was a dusty backwater with the nickname “Los Almost”: a former stagecoach stop with a single main street on the fringe of the Santa Ynez Valley. Though just an …

The paranoid's guide to the internet: 13 easy ways to make sure you're not hacked or tracked

Not true.<p>While it's hard to protect your personal information on the internet with 100% effectiveness, there are a few easy steps you can take that will make you a lot safer. And you don't have to be a tech expert at all.<p>Here are 13 easy ways you can stop companies like Facebook and Google from …

NASA tests 'fuel-free' space travel that could one day see humans reach moon in FOUR HOURS

LUCASFILMHan Solo and Chewie prepare to blast into hyperspeed<p>Scientists are working on concepts of propelling both manned and unmanned craft with the …

30+ amazing resources for reading (and learning!) Spanish

With Spanish as your target language, you know how important it is to learn lots of Spanish words and pick up basic grammar.<p>One of the best ways …

How to access Wi-Fi anonymously from miles away

A tiny device provides an extra layer of defense which can keep the online activities of journalists, activists and criminals hidden.<p>Staying …

How to Make Pretty Charts

When I first started writing, I wondered how I could make charts like those in the Economist or in the New York Times, the beautifully formatted …

27 Underrated U.S. Vacation Spots You Should Visit Before You Die

Did your favorite hidden gem make the list?<p><i>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

From peaches to asparagus, pineapple rings to polenta, there’s a wealth of tasty alternatives – and you don’t need to be a vegetarian to enjoy them<p>I was going to start this article by consoling all vegetarians and vegans, reminding them they don’t need to feel sorry if attending a BBQ on Memorial …

Recipes

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House Flippers Are Back Together With Wall St. What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

Real estate buyers seeking money to renovate and flip U.S. houses are getting help from some of the world’s biggest investment firms.<p>Colony Capital …

Maker's Mark Bourbon n' Coke Wings with Peanuts

Make this crowd pleaser the next time the guys come over for the game<p>Living in the Low Country has taught me a few things. One, food is king. Two, when you order a beer, you better chase it down with a shot of bourbon; and three, bourbon and food make one of the sexiest combos ever. So, when this …

Math 101: A reading list for lifelong learners

Ready to level up your working knowledge of math? Here’s what to read now — and next.<p>Math 101, with Jennifer Ouellette<p><b>First, start with these 5 books…</b><p>…

14 Hottest Cocktail Spots in Los Angeles, Winter 2018

As LA is as chilly as ever, there’s no better way to warm up than with a nicely crafted cocktail. Luckily for the denizens of Los Angeles, the city has a wealth of outstanding bars to imbibe and entertain. Whether in the mood for tiki drinks, daytime sippers, or a wealth of whiskey, here now, a …

40 DIY Ideas on How to Transform Empty Wine Bottles Into Useful Items

It is natural today in this consumerist world to start looking for viable alternatives for resources and practical replacements to usual house hold …

Celebrate Einstein’s Birthday with Pi on 3.14.15

Shop Now<p>Today is March 14, 2015 or 3.14.15. That string of numbers looks familiar to many of us because they are the first five digits of pi: 3.1415. …

Turn A Cheap Packet Of Instant Ramen Into A Gourmet Meal

At less than one buck per package, instant ramen noodles are anything but upscale. For the intelligent unpretentious, this fact matters not. The cheap eats are a great addition to hearty soups, stir fries and recipes that call for an al dente crunch.<p>You've seen ramen burgers, tacos and pizza -- …