Ivan Toha

2,700 Flips | 13 Magazines | 15 Likes | 1 Following | 37 Followers | @IvanToha2014 | Keep up with Ivan Toha 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 “Ivan Toha”

How to transform a bakery croissant into something marvelous

Somehow, I got it in my head that almond croissants were for kids; that grown-up connoisseurs would stick to the plain buttery crescents. And so I put away those sweeter childish things.<p>But we all have moments of weakness. Pilates strengthens my core, but it does little for my willpower. A while …

Don't just dip your fries in ketchup—try this instead

National French Fry Day is July 13, but we can all agree that every day is and should be french fry day. At Reviewed, we’ve tested different foods …

Two Watches for the Price of One

A mechanical watch and a smartwatch may share the same primary function, but the intricate mechanism of a mechanical watch and the advanced …

Watches

21 of the best barbecue rubs and marinades

If you want to take your barbecue to the next level, you’re going to need some top quality dry rubs and marinades. Read on for our favourite recipes …

BBQ

Sales Pipeline Management: What Is It And Why Do You Need It?

There’s no business without sales. Selling involves a sequence of repeatable steps — from identifying prospects to closing the deal — also known as …

Why Rolex watches are so expensive

Rolex watches are some of the most sought-after timepieces in the world. Last year, a vintage Rolex Daytona worn by Paul Newman was sold at auction for $17.8 million. Cara Barrett, editor at Hodinkee, fills us in on why Rolex's are so pricey. Following is a transcript of the video.<p><b>Cara Barrett:</b> …

Watches

How to Actually Start the Task You’ve Been Avoiding

Think about something you’re having a hard time getting started on, something important to you.<p>Maybe it’s a particular kind of work — like writing a proposal or crafting a particularly delicate email. Maybe it’s an important conversation you know you need to have with someone that you haven’t had. …

The Right Way to Respond to Negative Feedback

Feedback, as they say, is a gift. Research bears this out, suggesting that it’s a key driver of performance and leadership effectiveness. Negative feedback in particular can be valuable because it allows us to monitor our performance and alerts us to important changes we need to make. And indeed, …

Consciousness

How to Make Sure Good Ideas Don’t Get Lost in the Shuffle

In 2007 Joseph Golan, a division leader at Elop, an Israeli electro-optics company, faced a challenge.<p>As an experienced manager, he knew that his manufacturing and operation division’s success depended on getting creative ideas from his employees. But he also realized that the existing system was …

The 6 Ways to Grow a Company

The term “innovation” is often associated with geniuses turning startups into gold mines — the next Google, Apple, or Amazon, with products no one even knew they needed. Private equity firms place hundreds of little bets on these startups, hoping one produces a windfall that covers the rest. These …

How to Drill Down Into Your Buyer Personas to Create Hyper-Targeted Content

Sometimes you intend to have your product appeal to one group; but then another group you hadn't expected loves it, too. Time to add to those buyer personas.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When my team and I built the corporate email look-up service Voila Norbert, we …

Marketing

Recipe: Salt and Vinegar Cucumbers — Recipes from The Kitchn

When you're in need of something crisp and refreshing alongside whatever you're serving — be it grilled shrimp or a roast chicken — let this be your …

Recipes

How to Grill Steak: A Step-by-Step Guide

These grilling tips will help you get delicious steaks every time.<p>Mastering the grill is all about understanding live fire and the strategies needed …

The Inexpensive Watch Buying Guide For Car Folks

It seems like every car person in the world has at least a passing interest in the mechanical and stylistic choices that watches can bring. …

Why Today's Business Schools Teach Yesterday's Expertise

As the world undergoes a Fourth Industrial Revolution that is “fundamentally altering the way the way we live, work, and relate to one another—in its scale, scope, and complexity, a transformation … unlike anything humankind has experienced before”—one might imagine that business schools would be …

Innovation

4 Ways To Communicate Effectively

You’ve done the work. The consultant you hired has given you a dense excel spreadsheet detailing audience, message, vehicle and timing. You’re executing against it.<p>Your senior execs have delivered PowerPoint presentations, participated in talking head videos, and sent “sponsorship” emails.<p>You have …

ice cream cake roll

<b>Heat oven:</b> To 400 degrees F. Grease a 10×15-inch jelly roll pan with nonstick cooking spray or softened butter. Line pan with parchment paper and …

Infographic: Tips for creating dazzling marketing videos

In a content landscape teeming with visuals, how do you get yours to stand out?Simply shooting and posting a video to one of your platforms isn’t …

How to meet project goals by creating a work breakdown structure

A work breakdown structure helps deconstruct a project into individual tasks. Here's how to create one.<p>A work breakdown structure (WBS) is the …

How To Be Highly Successful And Unstoppable

To get ahead in your career or seek out a new job, you need a high level of self-confidence.<p>You have a couple of options, including dedicating months to absorbing dozens of self-help books, spending a small fortune on a career and life coach, giving up because it’s too hard or simply following this …

Motivation

What IS Worcestershire Sauce Really?

Ah, Worcestershire sauce. You use it in everything from Bloody Marys to beef stew, but do you actually know what’s in it? Heck, do you know how to …

How to Follow Instagram Hashtags for Business

Do you use hashtags on Instagram? Wondering how to see posts with specific hashtags in your regular Instagram feed and stories? In this article, …

Ice Cream Sandwich Cake Recipe

"My daughter renamed this recipe 'The Best Dessert I've Ever Eaten' this summer when I prepared it for Memorial Day. I had made it before, but my …

What To Do When A Customer Is 'Wrong'

The customer is always right… right? Not necessarily.<p>Anyone who has spent time running a business knows there are times when a customer is completely wrong, whether that’s in their perception of your company or product, or their treatment of you and your staff. While your human instinct might tell …

Marketing An 'Unsexy' Product? Nine Tactics To Showcase Its Appeal

Some products, like the hottest tech gadgets or children’s toys, practically sell themselves with their mass market appeal. Other products – the less exciting ones that don’t get a lot of media hype – require considerably more effort when it comes to successfully market them.<p>Selling an “unsexy” …

Marketing

How People Analytics Can Help You Change Process, Culture, and Strategy

It seems like every business is struggling with the concept of transformation. Large incumbents are trying to keep pace with digital upstarts., and even digital native companies born as disruptors know that they need to transform. Take Uber: at only eight years old, it’s already upended the …

Management

The Neuroscience of Trust

Publication Date: <b>January 01, 2017</b><p>Managers have tried various strategies and perks to boost employee engagement--all with little impact on long-term retention and performance. But now, neuroscience offers some answers. Through his research on the brain chemical oxytocin--shown to facilitate …

What’s the Difference Between Cake Flour, Bread Flour, Pastry Flour, and All-Purpose Flour?

How is cake flour different from pastry flour? What makes bread flour and all-purpose flour distinct? Can you substitute one type of flour for …

10 Unexpected Meatball Recipes You Need to Make for Dinner

Meatballs: We love ’em, but we’ve been eating them the same way our entire life (drenched in red sauce with a pound of spaghetti). There’s nothing</i> …

How to turn eggplant and zucchini into deep-fried deliciousness

Once upon a time, it felt lonely to cook for a hobby. Thanks to YouTube and countless food websites and blogs, I connect easily with kindred spirits …