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Google Is Giving Away Its Best Tools for Managers Absolutely Free | Inc.com

When it comes to developing great managers, Google doesn't leave much to chance. The data-obsessed company famously spent years studying the attributes of effective managers for its Project Oxygen, determining that technical expertise was less important than less-sexy attributes like consistency, …

Goal Setting

Everything You Need to Know for ‘Game of Thrones’ Season 7

It’s been over a year since the sixth season of HBO’s fantasy epic concluded. With Season 7 premiering on Sunday, here’s a handy reminder of where we …

TV Series

Big pup spooked by extremely tiny kitten while trying to make friends

Contrary to popular belief, cats and dogs <i>can</i> actually be great friends. They don't really have much in common, but hey, opposites attract.<p>That being …

Pharmacy Compliance Guide

The Pharmacy Podcast Network has teamed up with <b>R.J. Hedges & Associates</b> to provide our listeners and the pharmacy industry expertise on compliance to …

Human Resources

London fire: At least six dead in high-rise blaze

The Dark Art of How (and When) to Buy an Airline Ticket

Buying a plane ticket has never been easier — or more complicated. Online travel agencies claim to offer the greatest fares; fare aggregators claim …

20 Genius Secret Hiding Places for Your Valuables

Got some cash or valuables to hide? Try one of these clever, simple ways to hide those items from all but the smartest, most determined crooks.<p>We've …

Woodworking

How To Install Cobblestone Edging

Cobble Stone Garden Edging and Borders<p>I live in the Metro-Boston area where older streets are still paved in granite cobblestones and setts. Cobbles …

Landscaping

Here's how you can still get a free Windows 10 upgrade

Microsoft's much-hyped free upgrade offer for Windows 10 ended in 2016, right? Not exactly. The GWX tool may be gone, but all the other upgrade tools …

Windows 10

10 Books billionaire Warren Buffett wants every entrepreneur to read

Share36<p>Tweet<p>Share92<p>+12<p>Shares 130<p>Warren Buffett is a voracious reader, and the legendary investor isn’t shy about sharing his book recommendations. …

Concrete-and-glass house in Argentina is spare and beautiful

Casa GS is meant to be ‘timeless’<p>Argentina is no stranger to beautiful, Brutalist concrete architecture. Showcasing the country’s rugged landscape, these homes often marry the indoors and outdoors through massive windows and a flat, low profile.<p>Casa GS in rural central Argentina follows this trend. …

How to set up DIY video monitoring for home or office - subscription free - ExtremeTech

How to set up DIY video monitoring for home or office — subscription free<p>By on December 7, 2016 at 2:24 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions …

Home Security

The 12 best podcasts of 2016, according to Apple

This year's list includes Malcolm Gladwell, a retired Navy SEAL, and shows about mystery and murder. In its list, Apple said true-crime shows, politics, and radio dramas were particularly hot in 2016.<p>Here are the top 12 podcasts Apple said were the best in 2016, along with the company's comment:

10 Books That Can Change Your Life in One Long Weekend | Inc.com

<i>I want to read 52 books in 52 weeks. Which books changed your life? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Will Chou, Self development blogger who uses science-backed evidence at willyoulaugh.com,</b> …

Motivation

Tyler Florence's Hack Will Forever Change the Way You Make Mashed Potatoes

Food Network chef Tyler Florence shared his mashed potatoes recipe with us, and I immediately had to try it. Traditionally, potatoes are cooked in water before being mashed together with butter and cream (or milk). However, Tyler suggests cooking the potatoes in the cream itself, so no potato-y …

7 Growth Stocks That Should Replace Apple in Your Portfolio

Just about everything about <b>Apple Inc.'s</b> (AAPL) fourth-quarter earnings report was positive. Its revenue and gross margins were at the high end of …

The Ars Technica science fiction bucket list—42 movies every geek must see

...and nine bonus stinkers from which you should run away screaming.<p>Here at Ars, we're always making lists (just like Liam Neeson). Lists of science …

Blade Runner

7 ways Google Flights beats other travel search sites

Already a useful tool for travelers, Google's flight finder continues to improve. Here's how to make the most of it.<p>Planning a trip? Google Flights may be the next best thing to a travel agent. It combines some of the best features of travel services such as Kayak and Hopper, including the latter's …

Google Flights

'70s bunker-like house is actually a dream

Under ground but not underground<p>If you’re not quite ready to burrow all the way down into the ground in preparation for whatever may ensue in our volatile world in the coming days, weeks, and months, then consider the appeal of this under-ground but not-underground home in McLean, Virginia.<p>Designed …

DNA study lays bare devastating damage caused by smoking

Major investigation into root causes of cancer reveals how tobacco smoke mutates DNA and gives rise to more than a dozen types of tumour<p>The devastating impact of cigarette smoke on the body’s DNA has been laid bare by the first comprehensive study into the damage tobacco inflicts on human …

Cancer

Corgi Puppy Can't Quite Catch Leash, Keeps Trying Anyway

A true lesson in tenacity.<p>We don’t have much intel on Ranger the Corgi puppy. Despite the fact that he had a starring turn in a real estate …

These 10 widgets belong on your iPhone's lock screen

Get your must-have widgets here.<p>With iOS 10, Apple redesigned the lock screen and got rid of the slide-to-unlock gesture. Now, instead of unlocking your phone, swiping right takes you to the Today view where you can glance at and interact with widgets.<p>You can also access these same widgets on an …

Apps

The unique Korean home of industrial chic

Seoul presents a whole other world of industrial efficiency that is combined with typical touches of Oriental design. We are enamoured by the homes …

How to prune fruit trees in three simple steps

Within a few years of lovingly planting fruit trees, most people find themselves with scraggly overgrown bushes, rather than the Garden of Eden they …

Fast food has way more sugar than you'd think, but the worst offenders might surprise you

Americans consume 30% more sugar every day than we did three decades ago, according to the Obesity Society.<p>So where's it all coming from?<p>Turns out it's often hiding in the foods that we'd least expect — from burgers and barbecue to sandwiches and other seemingly healthy options.<p>So how well do you …

Food

5 Eerie Conspiracies Theorists Were Right About All Along

Conspiracy theories are a stupidly easy target for comedy, since they're mostly spread by those who screech about lizard people on websites with a …

Here’s What You Should Post on Snapchat if You’re a Business Owner or Entrepreneur

Snapchat, the shiny social media platform, has consumers and marketers itching to exploit it. Don’t get me wrong: As a digital marketer, I understand …

DJ Khaled

Gardening for beginners: the cheat’s guide to herbaceous borders

Daunted at the prospect of planning a new border? Help is at hand…<p>The herbaceous border is the ultimate demonstration of gardening skill: a masterpiece of juxtaposed shapes, colours and textures, all reaching a climax in the summer months. It has humble origins in cottage gardens, where flowers for …

Gardening