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The 7 trickiest job interview questions Facebook — the best company in America — is asking

<b>• Facebook came out on top of Glassdoor's list breaking down the best companies of 2018.</b><p><b>• If you want to work for the tech giant, you're going to have to make it through its intense interview process.</b><p><b>• When it comes to interviews, Glassdoor reviewers rate its difficulty a 3.2 out of 5.</b><p>Facebook was …

8 Books Stanford Business School Professors Think You Should Read This Holiday Season | Inc.com

For many of us, the next few weeks will bring terrible weather, long nights, and less to do at work. What better time of year to catch up on your reading?<p>If you already have an unconquerable stack of titles to check out this holiday season, then curl up and dive in. But if you're looking for …

Books

10+ YouTube Channels to Learn How to Draw for Free

As one of the most basics skills of any artist, drawing is an essential part of the creative process. Centuries later, we still remain fascinated by the sketches in Leonardo's notebooks and Picasso's poetic line art, each for their respective ability to show us the purest form of an artist's skill. …

Tutorials

Shrimp Recipes

F&W’s delicious shrimp recipes include terrific salads, the best Po’Boys and great party dishes like Andrew Zimmern’s easy hors d’oeuvres made with …

Cooking

The Difference Between Baking Powder vs Baking Soda

Know the difference between baking powder vs baking soda.<p>December 14, 2017<p>I can't tell you how many times I've gone to grab baking soda, only to …

Cleaning

If You Want Perfect Pasta, "Al Dente" Is Actually Overcooked

By Alex Delany<p>You're probably boiling your pasta too long.<p>Overcooking pasta isn’t necessarily a crime. But around here we treat it like one. Getting a bowl of mushy pasta is cheating yourself (and whoever else is at your table) out of a heavenly experience. Good pasta, as you’ve probably heard, is …

Cooking

These Were the Best Books We Read All Year

Books provided much-needed solace this year, both from the insanity of the news, and even from the way we consume the news itself. It felt more vital than ever to pick up a solid, ideally wireless object (okay, e-readers count too) that we could sink into for hours at a time, without seeing a red …

Books

More Women Come Forward To Accuse Russell Simmons Of Rape, Sexual Assault

<b>Updated at 11:35 a.m. ET Friday</b><p>Russell Simmons, one of the biggest figures in the hip-hop industry, was publicly accused of rape Wednesday night by four women and of sexual misconduct by several other women. Multiple media outlets, including CNN and The New York Times, reported that the New York …

5 small appliances that'll change the way you cook forever

These budget-friendly kitchen tools make cooking easier -- and a lot more fun.<p>Sometime around 2012, I turned my back on kitchen gadgets. I was setting up a new apartment and took the opportunity to go minimalist and rely on a small arsenal of basic tools. A knife, basic pots and pans, and little …

What's the best way to pay off credit card debt?

While everyone’s circumstances are different, many people looking to reduce credit card debt can begin with one of two approaches: a snowball debt …

Meet the wireless camera that lets your iPhone or Android see where no other phone can

Borescopic cameras are pretty awesome on their own. These nifty devices can be snaked through just about anything to give you views that would …

The World's 10 Most-Googled Recipes of 2017

People are cooking everywhere in the world, and the things we eat say a lot about us. And for much of the world, making food involves looking up …

The Secret To Great Logos, From The Gurus Of Corporate Branding

“Symbols don’t make clear what you do; it makes it clear who you are.”<p>This year the inimitable branding firm Chermayeff Geismar & Haviv celebrates its 60th anniversary. Over the past six decades, these godfathers of corporate graphic design created logos for PBS, MoMA, PanAm, NBC, Chase, and more. …

Graphic Design

A Famous Food Critic Tried the Top 10 Chain Restaurants. His Verdict Was Stunning | Inc.com

<i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>I imagine that when you're a food critic, it's easy to get a little hoity-toity.<p>You get used to the (supposedly) finer things, so the mere notion of slumming it gives you indigestion.<p>Who can ever …

Top 10

Why Do Employees Quit Their Jobs? Because Bosses Don't Provide Them With The 1 Thing They Want the Most | Inc.com

Employee turnover is an expensive habit, with some estimates for total costs associated with turnover ranging from 90 to 200 percent of someone's annual salary.<p>Adding insult to injury, Mercer's Global Talent Trends report revealed that 34 percent of employees plan to leave their company within 12 …

Entrepreneurship

The Essential Gift Guide For The Hip-Hop Head In Your Life

Ever since Santa Claus came to Hollis Queens to drop off a million dollars for MC Run, the bar for hip-hop holiday giving has been pretty high. Fortunately, the finicky rap fan in your life will likely love at least one gift on this list, whether they’re a hardcore backpacker or a round-the-clock …

Billie Eilish shares “&Burn,” a gloomy collaboration with Vince Staples

Listen to the new single from the L.A.-based teen.<p>So far in her short career, L.A.'s Billie Eilish has been described as "a terrifying prodigy," "an …

Ann Powers' Top 10 Underheard Albums Of 2017

I find myself in a strange position at the end of 2017: exactly where I was in 2016, but for seemingly opposite reasons. Last year I felt compelled to highlight releases that had flown slightly under others' radar, partly because of the remarkable critical consensus responding to the Knowles …

The Top 50 Albums of 2017

Our top tracks of the year list pieced together the soundtrack of some of the highest peaks of 2017. Club moments where everything aligns, and …

What are you listening to this week? 

<b>Future, “Wicked”</b><p>I was only passingly familiar with Future until earlier this year, having heard the occasional guest spot or bubbling radio song. I …

Cardi B Got Offset An Expectedly Extravagant Gift For His Birthday

After what seemed like a small rough patch, Cardi B and her fiance Offset are flying high. Or maybe I should say riding clean, after Cardi got Offset a Rolls-Royce Wraith for his 26th birthday. <i>TMZ</i> caught footage of Offset checking out the new whip, which pulled up on the two after Offset’s birthday …

Talia Schlanger's 10 Albums That Made 2017 Brighter

I loved Kendrick Lamar's arresting <i>DAMN</i>. I loved Father John Misty's sardonic yet strangely empathetic <i>Pure Comedy</i>. I loved how The National hurled grief like an empty solo cup into the abyss on <i>Sleep Well Beast</i> and the way Lorde cleaned up champagne glasses on <i>Melodrama</i>. I loved missing along to Big …

Watch Black Thought Snap Over a Classic Mobb Deep Instrumental

Hot 97's own Funkmaster Flex has had a number of rappers come through to Ciroc Studios to get their freestyle on: everyone from Vic Mensa to Iman …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Putting it bluntly: Compton, cannabis and ‘The Chronic’ — 25 years later

The quarter-century odyssey of Dr. Dre’s debut and its role in America’s complicated affair with marijuana<p><i>The Chronic</i> is older than Karl-Anthony …

Rap & Hip-Hop