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The Defining Moments Of Every Job Interview

<i>Answer: It's the 30 minutes before it begins!</i><p>You have been called in for a job interview and you want to do your best. Are you confident you can convey the qualities and style employers are looking to find? Are you prepared to set yourself apart with the impact of your first impression? Are you …

The 7 Worst Mistakes People Make In Their 30s

Many 30-somethings are busy raising a family and rising through the hierarchy at work.<p>Those who have already been through that decade say that as their responsibilities accumulated, it became easier to neglect relationships and ignore opportunities that they would never get again.<p>Quora users …

The 21 Best Cities To Live In

Global consulting firm ECA International came out with a list of the most livable cities around the world for North Americans.<p>The ranking objectively evaluates a bunch of factors that contribute to the overall quality of living, including climate, availability of health services, housing and …

Monthly US rents keep climbing, especially in San Francisco

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. home rental prices continued to climb at a modest pace in December, but rapidly escalating costs in cities such as San …

What being a VC taught me about leading a company

For many startup CEOs, the company they’re running is their first real business experience. Take Mark Zuckerberg, for example, who dropped out of Harvard to found Facebook, or Evan Spiegel, the Stanford dropout behind the wheel at SnapChat. Many young CEOs are guided largely by passion and instinct …

The 10 Biggest Mistakes You Can Make in a Job Negotiation

<b>1) Not Negotiating</b><p>Via The Essentials of Job Negotiations: Proven Strategies for Getting What You Want:<p>…the overarching theme to successful job …

Career Development

Technology Quarterly | The Economist

I know what you’ll do next summer<p>The relationship between information and crime has changed<p>Walls have eyes<p>Police have many new ways of monitoring …

Crime

Is The Food Babe A Fearmonger? Scientists Are Speaking Out

In an age when consumers have become increasingly suspicious of processed food, the Internet has become a powerful platform for activists who want to hold Big Food accountable.<p>One of the highest-profile of these new food crusaders is Vani Hari, better known by her online moniker, Food Babe. Among …

5 more apps that make you say 'Wow!'

There are approximately 1.3 million apps available for our smartphones and tablets. Many are simply a bad idea. Most are average in use or scope. Fortunately, some very innovative developers have changed the way we used to do things for the better. Here are five mind-boggling apps that I know …

The 10 Movies You Need To See This Awards Season

Photo: Sony Pictures Classics, Focus Features, Paramount Pictures<p>It happens every year: The weather gets a little colder, houses on every block start trimming their trees, and the offerings at the cinema seem to get a bit more serious. Awards season goes hand in hand with the holidays, with the …

Stephen Hawking

7 Secrets to Unlock Success and Happiness

I frequently speak at conferences on many topics including innovation, leadership, and the future of mobile technologies. At these conferences, young people often ask me for career advice. I am reminded of my younger days when I was looking for the same. Wisdom from a few people has greatly …

Jerry Rice Comments on Jim Harbaugh's Status with 49ers

Sitting at 4-4 at the season's midpoint, the San Francisco 49ers are far removed from the team that was one possession away from an NFC championship in January. Count Hall of Fame receiver Jerry Rice among those placing the blame on Jim Harbaugh—or, more specifically, the speculation surrounding …

Lauren Hutton Gives Us Yet Another Reason To Douse Ourselves In Coconut Oil

We here at HuffPost Style are always interested to hear about models' beauty rituals, especially when they include an essential oil we already can't get enough of.<p>In an interview with VIOLET GREY’s online magazine, The Violet Files, model Lauren Hutton discussed the one product behind her stunning …

A few of my favourite things | Financial Times

When I conducted my business school research, I asked many alumni if they regretted going to business school. The answer among HBS graduates was a …

Three glasses of milk a day can lead to early death, warn scientists

Drinking three glasses of milk doubles the risk of early death and does not prevent broken bones, new research has shown<p>Milk has long been recommended by doctors and nutritionists for boosting calcium intake and helping to keep bones strong.<p>But research suggests that it does little to strengthen …

Company-Paid Egg Freezing Will Be the Great Equalizer

<b>Updated on October 16 at 11:25 am.</b><p>I spent last Thursday on the 15th floor of a fertility clinic with a dozen women. It was a free seminar on egg …

Reproductive Medicine

7 Questions That Entrepreneurs Must Be Prepared to Answer

Pitching investors, here are a few questions that you need to know before going in for the pitch!<p>Unless you're fortunate enough to be able to fund a startup on your own, you are going to have to seek investors to help get your business up and running. The problem is if you fail at your pitch, you …

Business Strategy

15 Signs You're an Entrepreneur

9 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>This story appears in the August 2014 issue of <i>Entrepreneur</i>. Subscribe »<p>Pressed to describe the stereotypical entrepreneur, which words would you use? Passionate? Dedicated? Optimistic? Sure, those apply. But insecure and …

Entrepreneurship