Ethan Sweep

37 Flips | 11 Magazines | 3 Likes | 1 Follower | @EthanSweep | Keep up with Ethan Sweep on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Ethan Sweep”

3 Interview Questions That Tactfully Weed Out Narcissists

Interview questions that'll make you stop and think.<p>By design, the interview process is flawed. Both interviewer and interviewee want to know what the other is <i>really</i> like. But it's easy to hide your flaws and make sure that only the squeaky-clean best stuff shines through.<p>Though it's not easy to …

A perfectly seasoned slow-roast pork tacos recipe | Cook Residency

Salt, fat, acid, heat: this is Samin Nosrat’s secret to cooking. Today we start with salt: as important to a dish as any other ingredient, she says. Start with these slow-roasted pork tacos and salted caramel cookies.<p>My parents left Tehran for San Diego on the eve of the Iranian revolution, shortly …

Here are the TV shows premiering in 2017 we’re most excited for

It’s a big year for superheroes on television<p>This year, there were 455 scripted shows on television. Next year, that number is expected to jump past 500, making it the biggest year in TV history. With so many new options — and old favorites — it’s become more important than ever to find the shows …

These 3 Unpopular Leadership Strategies Are Why Alabama's Nick Saban Is So Successful

Apply Nick Saban's controversial leadership strategies to improve your team's performance.<p>Leaders who achieve long term success are often those who are willing to take steps others are not willing to try.<p>Alabama football head coach Nick Saban has set a powerful example of this, and you can apply …

4 Simple Gymnastics Drills for Strength and Mobility

<b>Gymnastics strength training provides countless benefits to those willing to commit to the process</b>. By focusing on bodyweight progressions, athletes …

Workouts

Breakfast Casserole in a Slow Cooker Recipe

"Cooks while you sleep! Some fun variations of this recipe: before cooking (during prep) you can add chunks of sourdough bread, diced chiles, salsa, …

The 3 Pillars of Fat Loss

<b>Anyone who ever tells you “this is what you should do one hundred percent of the time” when it comes to your training is trying to sell you …

Weight Loss

Our Top 20 Chicken Recipes of 2016

Want a chicken dinner? We have a winner! This year we doubled down on the omnipresent chicken, that humble and do-it-all bird. Chicken dinners will …

Solar-powered Farm From a Box is a compact farm kit that feeds 150 people

Two acres of land is enough to farm a sustainable food supply for as many as 150 people, and now a San Francisco startup is making it even easier to …

Sustainability

Super Inspiring Leaders Have these 33 Characteristics

We tend to put great emphasis on leadership skills and ways we can learn and build them (and spend a ton of money on professional development each …

Slow Cooker Butter Chicken

Butter chicken is one of our go-to Indian take-out dishes: You've got tender chicken covered in a rich and creamy sauce that’s perfect served next to …

Slow Cookers

Save or pay debt first? How to prioritize paying off student loans and credit cards

It's an age-old question: Do you save money or pay off debt first?<p>Some camps emphasize paying off high-interest debt before you do anything else, …

Personal Finance

The 15 best movies of 2016

A throwback musical, an erotic Korean drama, and many unique and stylish coming-of-age tales top the year’s list<p><i>La La Land</i><p><i>La La Land</i>’s immense popularity with critics and industry insiders isn’t hard to understand: Hollywood loves movies about Hollywood, and cinephiles love movies about loving …

3 critical habits of leaders people want to follow

It's an important skill that helps us engage better with new people, build new relationships, and perform to the best of our potential.<p>The first step in motivating people is to stop treating them just as employees, managers, CEOs, etc. — we're more than the titles on our business cards. Sounds …

The 24 best movies you probably didn’t see this year

At the end of every year, critics and award groups highlight their picks for the best movies of the year, and movie studios tout their biggest blockbusters in box-office memos.<p>Those movies are usually pretty great, but there's more out there that's worth watching.<p>Some of the features on this list …

Finally, the Perfect HIIT Yoga Workout You’ve Been Waiting For

In this video, expert yoga instructor Lauren Taus shows you how to add HIIT to your yoga routine by integrating calorie-blasting plyometric moves, …

How You Can Fix These 4 Credibility Damaging Leadership Mistakes

You work hard to build your credibility, but you might be making some common mistakes that can damage it. Here's how to fix them.<p>Credibility might be the most important thing you have as a leader. Without it, you lose the ability to influence people, move initiatives forward, and build support …

29 Easy Recipes to Help You Stick to Your Healthy-Eating Resolutions

'Tis the season for stuffing our faces. Whether it’s with a few extra slices of pie here or several celebratory glasses of wine there, we all know …

The Spectacle Of Lesbian Sex In Prestige Cinema

The Handmaiden is the latest in a string of critically acclaimed lesbian films directed by male auteurs that reduce queer women's bodies to a beautiful spectacle. (Warning: spoilers ahead.)<p><b>The last sex scene</b> of Park Chan-wook’s new erotic thriller <i>The</i> <i>Handmaiden</i> prominently features a sparkly pair of …

The sometimes excruciating realities of childbirth are depicted in Chinese documentary 'This Is Life'

The Chinese documentary, "This Is Life," directed by Chen Weijun, opens with an instrumental "Ave Maria" playing over the sound of crying newborn babies while a camera floats angelically above the fray of a hospital floor. It's the single moment of respite in the film until the end, where the film …

The Farmers We Forgot

One cannot rule out a blizzard in Minnesota after Labor Day, and so when I travel for Thanksgiving or any time in the fall, I am careful to fly into Des Moines instead of Minneapolis, and then drive the 200 miles north to my hometown. I like to drive through Iowa during autumn because it turns back …

What businesses want Trump to know about climate change

Nearly 400 companies and nonprofits signed a letter to express support for the Paris climate agreement. We asked a handful to tell us why<p>Many businesses that supply the goods and services we use every day understand that they have a role to play in keeping global warming in check. Their profits …

Nonprofits

4 Essential Liquor Infusions to Close Out Summer

Infusing a spirit is one of the best and easiest ways to add a new flavor to a cocktail. The method couldn't be simpler, combine the ingredient with your spirit of choice and let them sit.<p>Infusing a spirit is one of the best and easiest ways to add a new flavor to a cocktail. The method couldn't be …

Rum

What Is Killing America’s Bees and What Does It Mean for Us?

There was a moment last year when beekeeper Jim Doan was ready to concede defeat. He stood in the kitchen of his rural New York home, holding the …

Methodology

We evaluated 124 metropolitan statistical areas where agriculture and related industries are heavily concentrated. We ranked them based on short- and long-term job growth (2004-14 and 2012-14) in 68 agriculture-related industries (including food processing and manufacturing, wholesaling and farm …

Employment

10 of the best ancient ruins … that you’ve probably never heard of

Photograph: Alamy<p>The ruined church of Saint Gregory in Ani.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/4/2/1427992789854/37495f19-766c-477d-bb7d-17e66cffb858-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Alamy<p>The ruined church of Saint Gregory in …

Buttermilk Baked Chicken

Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F. Fit a sheet tray with a wire rack and spray with nonstick cooking spray.<p>Mix together buttermilk, lemon juice, hot …

The Bible isn’t a parenting guide: Why the religious right’s hypocrisy is so obscene

<b>(Twin Design via Shutterstock)</b><p>For a faith that professes to value “life,” many Christian conservatives are disturbingly blasé about child abuse<p>Valerie Tarico<p>March 29, 2015 12:00pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>Why do the same people who fight against abortion argue that parents …

Weekend project: Homemade quark cheese

Take some milk, add a little acid and give the mixture time to do its thing — who would have thought homemade cheese could be this simple? What with all the equipment and specialized ingredients I'd read about, cheese making sounded as if it were better suited to a chemistry lab than to my tiny …