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Maple-Bacon Smokies Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 350˚F. Pat smokies dry with a paper towel to remove any excess moisture.<p>Step 2<p>Divide slices of bacon into 4 equal …

I interview 100,000 people a year, and there are 6 questions that make job candidates stick in my mind

You'll be asked it in almost any interview. And while you may be tempted to sit back and relax during this portion—while the recruiter's put in the hot seat—that's not actually in your best interest.<p>Why? Because this is your final chance to make an awesome impression.<p>My team and I interview around …

New-fashioned Oatmeal Pancakes

Let's talk pancakes. A few of you saw a pancake batter in a refrigerator shot I posted here, and requested the recipe. They're a current favorite for …

How to cook the perfect steak, according to 12 celebrity chefs

Cooking a perfect steak is probably the highest honor a chef or home cook could receive. Between discrepancies over the "right" cut of meat and the endless debate on whether or not to sear your meat, cooking steak is more of an art form than a science. That's why we brought in the experts.<p>INSIDER …

This app will analyze your DNA to help you lose weight

Could your sweat (or saliva) be a clue to a successful weight loss regime?<p>The weight-loss app Lose It! and Silicon Valley DNA analytics start-up …

50 reasons why Seoul is the world's greatest city

<b>(CNN) —</b> There's a reason Asian tourists regularly rank Seoul , the capital of South Korea, as their favorite world city. Actually, there are 50 of them and possibly many, many more.<p>Come with us as we take the Korean barbecue scraper to dig beneath the surface of one of Asia's true world cities.<p>50. …

South Korea

Basic Southern Biscuits

These classic buttermilk biscuits are a Southern favorite. Serve the biscuits for breakfast or along with a meal. Serve hot and have butter on the …

I Can't Stop Eating These Vanilla Cashew Clusters

Vanilla Cashew Clusters<p>Makes about 3 cups<p>1/4 cup packed light brown sugar <br>1/4 cup granulated sugar <br>1 teaspoon kosher salt <br>1/2 teaspoon ground …

Dessert

WATCH: Every Cut of Steak, Explained

From filet to brisket to Denver steak, this is how to butcher a cow to get to the cuts you love.<p>Have you ever broken down a cow? Right. Probably not. After all, we're not all butchers. But that beef we love throwing on the grill, griddle, or cast iron doesn't just fall off the bone as a beautifully …

BBQ

This minimalist cellphone is designed to be as basic as possible

No texting, email, or anything else<p>Smartphones are ubiquitous in our lives: we rely on them to navigate unfamiliar surroundings, look up information, and stay in touch with people with an ever-growing collection of apps. A new, minimalist phone is designed for people want to eliminate all that …

How to Make Pillowy, Perfect Ricotta Dumplings

In her newest book, <i>Tartine All Day</i>, San Francisco-based pastry chef Elisabeth Prueitt features a recipe for ricotta dumplings, which she says is one of her favorite dinners — it comes together quickly, is gluten-free (important for her because she has a gluten intolerance), and is ultra …

17 Best Low-Calorie Hunger-Satiating Snacks

You finished breakfast or lunch a few hours ago and you know you won't eat your next meal for another few hours. Enter: snacktime! You want to nosh on a snack that will satiate your hunger without going overboard on calories.<p>Certified dietitian Leslie Langevin, MS, RD, CD, of Whole Health Nutrition …

11 High-Protein Smoothies With No Protein Powder

Why the Best Leaders Never Do This 1 Thing | Inc.com

Shortly before legendary management guru Peter Drucker's death in 2005, he made this bold declaration: Increasing the productivity of <i>knowledge workers</i> was "the most important contribution management needs to make in the 21st century."<p>What are "knowledge workers?" Drucker simply defined them this …

Leadership

4 Easy-as-Pie Lasagna Recipes You Can Make Tonight and Eat All Week

Is there anything more truly delicious than lasagna? Hearty noodles, rich sauce, and gooey cheese all piled on top of each other never disappoint. …

The Ridiculously Simple, Scientific Way To Test For Narcissism

People with narcissistic qualities usually know it, researchers have discovered.<p>Let’s get one thing straight: Some aspects of narcissism can be healthy. In fact, people we wouldn’t otherwise think to call narcissists share tendencies with people who basically scream it. That can make ID’ing a …

Why Do We Get Fat? Sugar, Says Science Writer Gary Taubes

“You’ve got sugar always at the scene of the crime.”<p><b>David Ludwig</b>, MD, PhD., is a practicing endocrinologist at Boston Children’s Hospital, professor …

11 Signs That You Lack Emotional Intelligence

These are the behaviors that you want to eliminate from your repertoire.<p>Co-author of Emotional Intelligence 2.0 and President at TalentSmart<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When emotional intelligence (EQ) first appeared to the masses, it served as the missing link in a …

15 Clever Ways To Eat Veggies Instead Of Starchy Carbs

Why Ethical People Make Unethical Choices

Most companies have ethics and compliance policies that get reviewed and signed annually by all employees. “Employees are charged with conducting their business affairs in accordance with the highest ethical standards,” reads one such example. “Moral as well as legal obligations will be fulfilled …

13 Secrets to Being Super Successful | Inc.com

Super successful people understand that there are traits, behaviors, and actions they must take in order to succeed.<p>Their thinking is, "I will do what it takes to get to where I want to go" They know success doesn't come to them. They have to go out and get it for themselves.<p>Here are 13 ways super …

Self-improvement

Christmas dinner ideas: appetizers, mains, sides and desserts recipes to try

Holidays shouldn't be stressful. They're a time for appreciating good food and good company. But the reality is: They are. A jolly bearded man may bring the presents, but unfortunately, he's not doing any cooking.<p>But if you set your menu well in advance, you can get the shopping out of the way, …

Being fat is 'all in the brain' and that's why you can't lose weight

"Eat less, move more" must rank among the most misleading pieces of dieting advice ever offered. Not only does the adage minimise the difficulties of …

The Best Research on Body Fat, Losing Fat, and Eating Fat

<b>If I see an article on the Internet or in paper publication worth reading, I take notes of the gist of the article and secure its reference.</b> If it …

Self-Driving Cars Excite The Industry, But They're Not Yet Ready For Prime Time

There has been much-fevered talk about the imminence of self-driving cars, leaving the impression with the public that it won’t be very long before the automobiles we buy don’t even have steering wheels or pedals.<p>This has been fuelled by the car manufacturers themselves as they swap overblown …

Autonomous Cars

Japan is Aiming to Build the Fastest Supercomputer in the World

Beating the Fastest<p>In the the world of computing, speed is king. Companies and countries spend millions of dollars just to achieve the distinction …

30 scientific ways your childhood affects your success as an adult

And while there isn't a set recipe for ensuring achievement and happiness in adulthood, psychology research has pointed to a handful of factors from childhood that can predict success.<p>Here's some of what we know about how your childhood influences your success as an adult:

On the eve of Thanksgiving, a bowl of counter-programming

With weeks of holiday eating ahead, this soup will be good to you: It’s light and quick, yet there’s enough in it to satisfy. It comes from “The Gourmet Kitchen,” the new cookbook from food blogger Jennifer Farley, who lives in Bethesda.<p>Don’t let the “gourmet” descriptor give you pause. The author …

Mushrooms

Nana Lara's Brisket Recipe

"Easy and festive brisket, straight from my grandma in Newfoundland. This recipe is goof-proof and very tasty. Really good with a glass of Lambrusco, …

These new seats show just how much America's airlines have changed

Dubbed "Delta Premium" the new service will arrive in 2017 with the airline's new Airbus A350 fleet.<p>This announcement came just a month after American Airlines' new Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner entered service equipped with its own brand new premium economy cabin.<p>So what's the big deal about premium …