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The Essential Guide to Killington Ski Resort, Vermont

Vermont's Killington Resort has the most ski trails of any resort in New England and a proud tradition of opening earlier and closing later than any …

To Sound Like a Leader, Think About What You Say, and How and When You Say It

Nancy started her day feeling prepared to brief her executive team on a high-stakes project she had been working on for the past two months. She had rehearsed her slide deck repeatedly, to the point where she had every level of content practically memorized. She arrived at the meeting early and …

Three Resume Trends That Are Actually Worth Following And Two That Aren’t

You shouldn’t treat all trends equally.<p>In our fast-paced world, trends are constantly coming and going, whether you’re talking about the latest music, fashion, or toys (I’m lookin’ at you, fidget spinners). And this doesn’t just occur in the realm of pop culture–it also occurs in the job seeking …

Employment

Careers

Innovation is coming from acquisitions, new Silicon Valley executive hires,...<p>Innovation is coming from acquisitions, new Silicon Valley executive …

The Balance

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The Classic Investing Rule That Most Investors Should Ignore

Updated July 27, 2017<p>Long-time investment experts live by many investing rules of thumb, but sometimes those old rules go by the wayside. One such …

Investing

How to Monitor Your Retirement Readiness

Back-of-the-envelope calculations and spending assumptions can help determine progress<p>Whether you’re just starting out or are well into your career, you may wonder: Are my retirement savings on track?<p>An online calculator may help, provided you find one that makes reasonable assumptions about the …

Retirement

Did Airbnb Kill the Mountain Town?

Brian Barker was living in Portland, Oregon, with a well-paying union job as a spokesperson for the fire department. But despite having “a job you don’t leave”—he had an itch. “I wanted to go live in the mountains,” he says. “I didn’t want to sit in traffic all the time. I was tired of living in …

5 Books That Recruiters Say You Must Read — Even if You Don't Need a Job

Headhunters say books by Malcolm Gladwell, Phil Knight, Martin Ford, and ex-Navy Seals will help you find a job and navigate any career field.<p>Whether …

AWS in Plain English

• AWS in Plain English<p>Amazon Web Services<br>in Plain English<p>Hey, have you heard of the new AWS services: ContainerCache, ElastiCast and QR72? Of course …

Where Top Talent In The Tech Industry Will Likely Work Next

Tracking the flow of top tech talent can be a good indicator of tomorrow’s business successes.<p>Wherever the best engineers, programmers, and designers in the tech industry go, investment dollars, successful products, and revenues may often follow.<p>The flow of talent in the technology industry is …

11 basic Excel tricks that will change your life

Microsoft Excel is an amazing piece of software, and even regular users might not be getting as much out of it as they can. Improve your Excel efficiency and proficiency with these basic shortcuts and functions that absolutely everyone needs to know.<p>Of course you can move from cell to cell with …

Tutorials

Books to Read This Spring That Will Make You More Productive

<b>How to Have a Good Day: Harness the Power of Behavioral Science to Transform Your Working Life,</b> by Caroline Webb<p>The title <i>How to Have a Good Day</i> might …

The 10 Best Mountains for Late-Season Skiing in the U.S.

A powder fix, at resorts all over the U.S., can come into the new year as far as May and June. The trick is that you have to know where to go for the …

Skiing

These Are the Best Jobs in America Right Now

Take your pick<p>What makes a job not just good, but great? According to Glassdoor.com, it’s a combination of how much you make, the level of demand for …

How The Internet Of Things Is Changing Work

Here’s how technologists think the world of IoT will change the workplace–and how it’s already changing how we do business today.<p>The Internet of Things (IoT) is an exciting concept, a future where “billions of things are talking to each other,” as technology consulting company SAP describes it. …

10 Lists To Keep If You Want To Be Successful

7 API-in-a-Box Startups for Connecting to the Internet of Things

While undoubtedly one of the most hyped buzzwords in recent times, the Internet of Things (IoT) remains a tantalizing opportunity for many …

Internet of Things

The 38 Essential Restaurants in Boston, Spring 2018

Presenting Boston's updated Eater 38, your answer to any question that begins, "Can you recommend a restaurant?"<p>This elite group of 38 must-try restaurants is meant to cover the city of Boston and a little bit beyond while spanning multiple cuisines, costs, and neighborhoods, collectively …

8 Perfect Ski Weekends

January might be over, but that doesn't mean you can't still plan a winter vacation to one of the country's top resorts. February and March are often the snowiest months and warmer spring temps paired with bluebird skies make for wonderful days on the slopes. And there's always après, of course. So …

How to Get the Most Out of Having a Mentor

Three Dog Night got something right when they sang, “One is the loneliest number that you’ll ever do.” And as entrepreneurs we pretty much feel …