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Add This To Your Resume After Deleting Your “Objective” Statement

A “performance summary” puts a fresh (and tech-savvy) spin on an outmoded resume feature.<p>Since most resumes are written to cast a wide net, they basically just recite everything the writer has done, but this approach dilutes the all-important data density that makes your resume discoverable. In …

Make This Exact Smoothie If You Want to Lose Weight

Whether you're new to the smoothie-making scene with a barely-out-of-the-box NutriBullet in your kitchen or your blender has hundreds of smoothies …

Fitness

Pakistan turns to Russia and China after US military aid freeze

Pakistan is deepening its relationships with Russia and China, the country’s defence minister has said, as the fallout continues from the US decision …

U.S. soldiers are revealing sensitive and dangerous information by jogging

BEIRUT — An interactive map posted on the Internet that shows the whereabouts of people who use fitness devices such as Fitbit also reveals highly sensitive information about the locations and activities of soldiers at U.S. military bases, in what appears to be a major security oversight.<p>The Global …

Middle East

Billionaire Saudi Prince, Alwaleed bin Talal, Is Freed From Detention

BEIRUT, Lebanon — For more than 80 days, he was locked up, incommunicado, in the capital of the kingdom named after his family as alarm spread among his relatives and business partners.<p>Then on Saturday, Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, Saudi Arabia’s most famous investor and one of the world’s richest …

15 Healthyish Snacks That Will Actually Fill You Up

Tasty stuff to have on-the-go or prep ahead of time.

Healthy Eating

SpaceX just flew a rocket back to Cape Canaveral Air Force Station — and the footage is epic

On Saturday, Feb. 18, SpaceX launched one of its Falcon 9 rockets on a cargo resupply mission to the International Space Station. Lift off took place out of Launch Complex 39A at Kennedy Space Center in Florida — the first time anything has launched from this pad since NASA's Space Shuttle Atlantis …

12 KPIs you must know before pitching your startup

Phil Nadel Contributor<p>Phil Nadel is the co-founder and managing director of Barbara Corcoran Venture Partners.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>11 reasons we didn’t invest in your company<p>It is critically important for the founders of a company to intimately understand the company’s key performance …

Product Management

8 Ways to Read (a Lot) More Books This Year

How much do you read?<p>For most of my adult life I read maybe five books a year — if I was lucky. I’d read a couple on vacation and I’d always have a few slow burners hanging around the bedside table for months.<p>And then last year I surprised myself by reading 50 books. This year I’m on pace for 100. …

The 30-Minute Yoga Flow That'll Make Your Butt Burn Like a Mother

Nothing can Netflix and chill as well as your glutes. Seriously. When we sit on our butts all day, our glutes (the muscles that make up your butt) …

13 Work and Vacation Hacks That Will Help You Achieve a Better Work-Life Balance | Inc.com

Often what we want and what we need are in conflict.<p>My favorite example is vacation and work--I want to be on vacation, but I need to be at work.<p>So if you can work on vacation and feel like you are on vacation while working, you are creating uncommon value. In design this is called dichotomy …

Work-life Balance

9 Reasons You Should Eat Dark Chocolate Every Single Day

That nightly indulgence is actually good for you.<p>Those of us who love chocolate don’t really need an excuse to eat it every day ― having a bar stashed in the kitchen is reason enough. But if you’re one of those chocolate lovers who feels a little bad about your habit, we have great news for you: …

Dessert

12 Simple Strategies to Boost Your Bench Press (and Save Your Shoulders)

Pretty cool title, right? But surely it can’t be true? <b>Putting kilos on your bench press doesn’t usually mean happy days for your shoulders.</b><p>How many …

Kid-Friendly Meditation Videos Help Little Ones Settle Down Before Bed

My kids are balls of pure energy who are offended by the very thought of bedtime. But meditation videos like this one actually keep their interest …

Four Ways To Earn Extra Money While Keeping (Or Preparing To Quit) Your Day Job

Earning a passive income takes some upfront effort but not much energy to maintain. Here are a few options.<p>Imagine lying on a beach, sunlight hitting your face and sand between your toes. You grab your phone and check your bank balance to find that it’s increased $500 since sunrise. This may seem …

15 Protein-Packed Recipes to Get You Through the Day

<i>Need a protein-packed lunch to get you through the day? Our friends at PaleoHacks have the recipes for you!</i><p><b>Adding quality protein to your lunch is a great way to get a boost of energy to get you through your busy afternoon.</b><p>Whether you're looking for a protein-packed meal that will keep you full …

Healthy Eating

Want to Be a Better Dad in 2017? Science Says Do This | Inc.com

Many dads will set out to be better fathers in 2017 than they were in 2016. However, sometimes the parenting resources for dads are lacking, and they're left guessing as to how to improve.<p>All the studies show that the influence fathers have in the lives of their children is far greater than what …

Parenting

Stunning Health Benefits Of 20 Fruits And Vegetables

Foods grown from the ground are to a great degree wellbeing valuable and on the off chance that you need to safeguard your wellbeing and keep various …

25 quotes that take you inside Albert Einstein's revolutionary mind

In his lifetime, Einstein changed the world, describing the workings of reality better than anyone since Isaac Newton and revealing the capabilities of the atom bomb. In 1999, Time named him Person of the Century.<p>Here are 25 of Einstein's most telling quotes; each will take you inside the mind of …

Lose Weight With These 50+ Protein-Packed Vegan Breakfasts

Get energized with the power of plants! These vegan breakfasts offer protein, fiber, and healthy fats to keep you satisfied all morning, which can prevent the mindless snacking that leads to weight gain. The chocolate coconut almond overnight oats and the sweet potato and kale tofu scramble are …

Healthy Eating

Everything you need to know about gut health

The scientific evidence has never been stronger that the microbiome truly is a “second brain.” Your gut and mind are in constant communication, …

10 Business Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read in 2017

Bill Gates recently released his favorite books of 2016. Claiming he averages about one book a week, the billionaire business magnate says reading is …

Self-improvement

The Best High-Intensity Exercises for a Toned Core

In order to boost overall strength, it’s essential to work on tightening and toning your core. That’s because the muscles in the core serve as the …

17 Bad Habits You Need to Kill in 2017 to Be More Successful | Inc.com

Many of you will resolve to start a new positive habit in 2017. Adding good habits can be fun, but unfortunately (most of the time), they don't work. Approximately 38 percent of Americans will make resolutions, and only 8 percent will succeed.<p>Instead of adding a new diet or workout regime, let's</i> …

Self-help

Christmas quiz: 180 great children's quiz questions (and the answers)

Looking for something to keep the kids entertained this Christmas? Try our children's quiz. With 180 questions on everything from the Chronicles of Narnia to a certain chap who cross the Alps with elephants, there's plenty here to challenge the whole family<p><b>Art and Literature</b><p><b>Part One</b><p><b>1</b> Who had an …

Parents of successful kids have these 12 things in common

And while there isn't a set recipe for raising successful children, psychology research has pointed to a handful of factors that predict success.<p>Unsurprisingly, much of it comes down to the parents.<p>Here's what parents of successful kids have in common:

Self-improvement

How to Use Google Calendar to Change Your Bad Habits

Google Calendar isn’t just for remembering your appointments and meetings any more, because it now has a far more productive feature built into it, …

My workout: 'I worried I'd get big if I did powerlifting, but I've dropped a dress size’

Nicolle Smith, 49, on taking up powerlifting at 46<p>I started weightlifting three years ago at the age of 46. I’d done competitive athletics in my 20s and wanted to find a physical activity that would challenge me. I loved the film Rocky, and the classic training sequence from it, so I decided to …

Fitness

5 Phobias You May Not Realize You Experience

Fear is a regular, biological feedback to day-to-day concerns that stimulate anxiousness, such as asking for a raising, facing a loved one, as well …