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18 Things To Take Off Your Résumé And LinkedIn Profile Today To Succeed Tomorrow

During my 20-plus years of recruiting, I have reviewed roughly over 480,000 résumés and LinkedIn profiles. I’m not too handy with numbers (which is why I’m a recruiter rather than an accountant), but making an educated guess based on my meager math skills, I have searched—at the very least—50 …

Employment

4 life hacks from ancient philosophers that will make you happier

You’ve probably heard about Stoics or Stoicism — and most of what you know is wrong.<p>They weren’t joyless bores. The ancient Stoics were the first …

Happiness

What an ex-car thief can teach you about finding your life’s passion

<b>Chris Guillebeau</b> is a New York Times bestselling author and the host of Side Hustle School, a daily podcast with more than 2 million downloads per …

Sunk Costs

The Secret Places We Discover (and Buy) Under-the-Radar Beauty Products

As you're well aware, we're in love with beauty meccas like Sephora, Ulta, and the like. But sometimes we find it even more special to do a little …

The most important asset you have, but are afraid to use

We hide behind masks and facades. At work. Parties. Social engagements. Sometimes, even at home with our loved ones.<p>Do you remember who you used to …

Philip Seymour Hoffman

Baked Pasta Dishes

These comforting recipes include star chef Grant Achatz's perfect mac and cheese, easy ravioli lasagna and cheesy baked rigatoni.

Smoked-Salmon Benedict with Citrus-Dill Hollandaise

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Prepare the hollandaise: Place butter in a small saucepan over medium-low; cook until completely melted, about 5 minutes. Using a …

10 ridiculously simple steps for writing a book

“Writing is easy. All you have to do is cross out the wrong words.” — Mark Twain<p>As the bestselling author of five books, I can tell you without …

How I’m getting richer every day: 4 ways to increase wealth

I’m not hungry for money. Compared to several years ago, when I had less money, I still have the same life.<p>I wake up, drink my freshly brewed coffee, …

14 Brilliant Pieces of Literature You Can Read in the Time it Takes to Eat Lunch

It's mighty easy to feel like you don't have time to read — especially quality literature. Life is hectic, jobs are busy and it's much easier to …

5 Best-Selling Acne Products That Will Actually Clear Your Skin

There's an unrealistic expectation that acne is a fleeting problem that you can leave behind in high school. However, some deal with this pesky skin …

8 Best Audiobooks Narrated by a Full Cast

Neil Gaiman<p><b>Read by Fred Berman, Anne Bobby, Dennis Boutsikaris, Tim Cain, Richard Ferrone, Adam Grupper, and more</b><p>This is one of the full-cast audiobooks against which all others are invariably measured. It’s just that good. From Ron McLarty’s pitch-perfect Odin to Daniel Oreske’s beleaguered Shadow …

Books

7 everyday tips to improve your life

Over the past 6 years I went from:<p>In 5-figures of debt and completely broke<br>• Stuck in a toxic relationship<br>• Unsure of my purpose and mission in …

The 50 most commonly assigned works of literature at top US colleges

US students are starting their summer vacation, which means a brief respite from stacks of required reading. For college kids, that’s three months without any Sophocles, Milton, or Woolf.<p>The Open Syllabus Project (OSP) is an online database with 1 million university curricula collected by scraping …

Literature

13 Amazing Beauty Products We Learned About Through Word of Mouth

Trust is a fickle thing, especially when it pertains to the things we put on (and in) our bodies. We read reviews all day long for advice on which …

Feeling stuck in life? How to take your life from stuck to awesome

It sucks to feel stuck.<p>You’re in a rut, and you can’t get unstuck.<p>You’re convinced that something must change, whether in your work or personal life. …

18 iPhone Tips That'll Make You Seem Like A Phone Wizard

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Murder and dark side of human psyche explored in intense blood-soaked thriller by bestselling Korean author | Post Magazine | South China Morning Post

<b>The Good Son</b> <i><br>by You-jeong Jeong</i><br>Little, Brown<p>“The smell of blood woke me,” says Yu-jin, the 25-year-old narrator of <i>The Good Son</i>. As he lies in his …

How to find the answer to ‘What career is right for me?’

Everyone talks a lot about how much of a struggle job hunting can be.<p>And while most people who agree that it’s a struggle are typically referring to …

17 SFF books by Asian women we want to see as movies

Want by Cindy Pon<p>Cindy Pon's dystopian novel is set in the near future, where the rich have suits to protect them from the pollution that is rampant …

Six of the best party cakes by Harry and Meghan's wedding-cake maker

<b>Raspberry vanilla cake</b><p>Prep <b>1 hr</b><br>Chill <b>2 hr+</b><br>Bake <b>1 hr</b><br>Serves <b>10-12</b><p><b>125g unsalted butter</b>,softened, plus more for greasing<b><br>200g caster sugar</b><b><br>3 eggs</b><b><br>1 tsp vanilla extract</b><b><br>1 tsp salt</b><b><br>300g plain flour</b><b><br>2 tsp baking powder</b><b><br>160g whole milk</b><b><br>6 tbsp raspberry jam</b><p>For the icing<b><br>120g fresh raspberries</b><b><br>500g icing sugar</b>, sifted, …

Baking

#Empties: The products Bazaar’s beauty team finish

A big part of a beauty editor’s job is trying and testing the newest products – which is nearly always a perk (and only occasionally an occupational hazard). The constant revolving use of newbies means we rarely make it to the very dregs of any product, so when we do it means it's a real winner – …

Skin Care

15 Vegetables & Herbs You Can Buy Once And Regrow Forever

We all know about the normal ways to grow plants – from seeds. But, did you know that there are many plants that you can grow from leftovers and …

This is the morning ritual that will make you happy: 4 secrets from stoicism

Sometimes life sucks. Bad. Really bad. And you feel like you want a refund.<p>But, of course, we need to accept that Life Avenue is going to have its …

A VERY healthy 5.30am drink, SEVEN meals a day and minimal cardio: Personal trainer Camilla Akerberg, 28, shares the diet and exercise regime behind her incredible physique

Personal trainer and model Camilla Akerberg, 28, is used to fans asking for details about her go-to meal choices and exercise regime.<p>Now, to settle …

Make anchovy vinaigrette, the sauce of gods

<i>Umami Issues</i> <i>is The Takeout’s exploration of cooking food with the rich, savory, mysterious taste sensation known as umami.</i><p>I spent much of the last …

Recipes

Ten Women Whose Tongues and Pens Were as ‘Sharp’ as Knives

<b>SHARP</b> <b><br>The Women Who Made an Art of Having an Opinion</b><br>By Michelle Dean<br>362 pp. Grove Press. $26.<p>“One must have a mind of winter,” Wallace Stevens writes in his poem “The Snow Man.” It’s the cold eye that beholds, without sentimentality or fear, “Nothing that is not there and the nothing that is.” In …

Literature

17 Kitchen Products Under $25 That Will Actually Last

A waffle maker, fry pan, panini press, and other products that won't break after only one week of use.<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in</i> …

50 Of The Best Horror Novels

I love a good scare, but the best horror novels don’t just provide frights, they also comment on society or maybe riff on tried-and-true tropes. With …

50 Books from the Past 50 Years Everyone Should Read at Least Once

Challenge accepted.<p>Fifty contemporary classics everyone should read at least once—only 50? There are hundreds we could include, and if we did, this …

Books