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6 overlooked sci-fi movies you need to stream

While the movie selection on the streaming services can be hit or miss, there are a lot of small gems to be found on Netflix and Amazon Prime. …

The Skills Most Companies Look for in Employees

<i>MPW Insiders is an online community where the biggest names in business and beyond answer timely career and leadership questions. Today’s answer for:</i></i> …

The 22 most exciting TV shows this summer you need to see

Summer used to be a time when fans could catch up on shows they missed via reruns, but we have streaming-TV services for that.<p>It also used to be a time when networks aired shows that wouldn't have a chance during the proper fall/spring schedules, but now summer shows like USA's "Mr. Robot" are …

TV

'Black Panther' Has The Coolest Tech In The Marvel Universe

We talked to the designer of Marvel's most technologically advanced nation<p>In a world where flying iron men and shield-wielding captains engage in Civil War, Black Panther is most concerned with his people in Wakanda: a fictional East African nation with the most advanced technology in the Marvel …

Black Panther

10 Things to Watch on Netflix if You Love True Crime

Something to fill your Making a Murderer void.<p>1. <i>Cropsey</i><p>What starts as an investigation into an urban legend about a boogeyman turns into a stunning investigation of Andre Rand, a Staten Island man convicted of kidnapping children. The shaky camera (à la <i>Blair Witch Project</i>) will make you want to …

The 30 Best Japanese Live Action Movies Based on Manga

Over the last several years, major Japanese studios have started to follow the tactics of their Hollywood equivalents by finally adapting their own …

The best cartoons for grown-ass people

Seemingly every month there’s some children’s animation that your friends say you just <i>have</i> to see. Sure, they say, it <i>looks</i> like a kids’ cartoon, but …

19 interview questions that are designed to trick you

But while they may seem simple — that's the point — some are actually designed to get you to reveal information you may have been trying to conceal. In other words: they're trick questions.<p>"To uncover areas that may reflect inconsistencies, hiring managers sometimes ask these tricky questions," …

Employment

62 Actionable Ideas for Getting More Clients From 13 Top Marketing and Sales Leaders

Talk is cheap and great ideas without action are useless. Instead, here are 62 actions you can take today from 13 brilliant sales and marketing thought leaders.<p>If you missed one of the best eight-hour-marathon, virtual events of 2016, Amanda Holmes and her team at Chet Holmes International have …

In Germany’s extermination program for black Africans, a template for the Holocaust

In recent years, some in the African American community have expressed a disconnect from Holocaust topics, seeing the genocide of Jews as someone …

World History

An interrogator explains how to catch someone in a lie

How do you scope out a liar? Their darting eyes? Or sweaty palms?<p>Interrogator and psychologist Edward Geiselman says there's a more sure-fire way to spot a con.<p>In an interview with the New York Times, he recommends strategies for improving your lie-detecting skills.<p>His team at the University of …

University of California

5 Ways To Increase Sales Using The Psychology Of Pricing

Understanding <i>how</i> and <i>why</i> people buy something matters. Many business owners focus exclusively on how they can make the biggest margins on a product, while still remaining competitive. What they fail to consider, however, are the very real factors that influence consumers during their purchase …

“We can make a lot of mistakes”: The science of job interviews

After weeks of trolling the internet for job postings and dashing off cover letters, you’ve finally had a stroke of luck. There’s only one thing standing between you and your dream job: The interview.<p>This kind of high-stakes situation is guaranteed to get pulses racing. We all want to know what our …

Employment

15 Body Language Blunders Successful People Never Make – Page 2

<b>1. Slouching</b> is a sign of disrespect. It communicates that you’re bored and have no desire to be where you are. You would never tell your boss, “I don’t understand why I have to listen to you,” but if you slouch, you don’t have to—your body says it for you, loud and clear.<p>The brain is hardwired to …

17 psychological tricks to make people like you immediately

Most friendships develop so naturally that you don't even realize how or when they started.<p>Sometimes, though, you want to make an effort to befriend …

Tata: India’s Industrial Giant

Tata is one of the world’s wealthiest conglomerates, with an especially strong presence in Britain. Zareer Masani traces its origins among the Parsis …

13 Must-Watch Animated Shows For Grown-Ups

Cartoons aren't just for kids, people.

Six Habits of The Best Conversationalists

Becoming a good conversationalist requires having a certain set of skills in your communication toolbox.<p>Some people have the gift of gab, and can talk to anyone about anything. And some people struggle to make small talk. What separates the two isn’t knowing what to talk about; it’s polishing up …

10 Words Smart People Always Use (and 7 They Never Do)

How many of the smart words do you use? And if none, here's why you should.<p>The rights words can motivate, inspire, and even change lives. The right words can turn an otherwise meaningless conversation into an unforgettable moment for your audience.<p>(And the wrong words can make you look dumb.)<p>In …

Governments Admit that Much of Modern History Has Been Manipulated By False Flag Attacks | Global Research - Centre for Research on Globalization

<i>In the following instances, officials in the government which carried out the attack (or seriously proposed an attack) admit to it, either orally, in</i> …

13 Batman/Superman stories you should watch instead of Batman v Superman

<i>Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice</i> is, as you may have heard, getting truly awful reviews. It currently has around 30 percent on Rotten Tomatoes. For some perspective, <i>Star Wars: The Phantom Menace</i> got around 56 percent.<p>And that movie starred Jar-Jar Binks.<p>If you're a die-hard DC Comics fan like …

How to create an untraceable new identity - The Kernel

My machine is inextricably linked to who I am. All of us are in the same existential mess. Your identity is now part of your smartphone and laptop. …

JFK's Nephew Blows the Whistle on Syria -- ISIS is a Product of US Intervention for Oil

Robert F. Kennedy Jr. delivered a searingly astute summation concerning the truth behind the U.S.’ presence in the Middle East — its subservience to …

12 Cool Psychology Tricks That Will Make Your Life Easier

Here are some useful psychology tricks which can help you improve your communication skills and make your life easier in some way.<p><b>To find out if a</b> …

Self-help

The 10 Best Stand Up Comedy Specials Available on Netflix Now

Netflix has a wide selection of standup comedy. Here are the best Stand Up specials you need to watch on Netflix now.<p>There are dozens of Stand Up …

Comedy

The 30 best TV shows ever

Whether your favorite show is on Netflix, in a boxset or <i>actually</i> airing on your telly box, there's some truly phenomenal TV out there right now. From …

5 Tools You Need to Build Your Passive Income 'Empire'

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Passive income -- money you make on the side with little effort -- is the hottest way to build wealth, and for good reason: Millionaires, entrepreneurs and the average Joe all understand that passive income makes it easier to compound …

Real Estate

Beast on a Budget: 3 Muscle Building Meals for Under $3

You don't have to break the bank to become a beast. There seems to be a common misconception that optimally fueling your body is inordinately …