Kevin Mason

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This Infographic is a Cheat Sheet For Clever Microwave Uses

We might forget occasionally how powerful microwaves are. Not only can they heat food quickly, but they're useful for a variety of other tasks. This …

10 Awesome Gmail Hacks That Make Life Easier

These top-secret ninja moves will help you take control of your inbox and become a Gmail expert. I'll show you how to save time, avoid mistakes, and add a bit of style to your inbox. Read on, grasshopper.<p><b>GMAIL HACK #1 UNSEND</b><p>Have you ever pressed send only to regret it moments later because of a …

The most overlooked tax deductions

Years ago, the fellow who was running the IRS at the time told Kiplinger's Personal Finance magazine that he figured millions of taxpayers overpaid …

How Early Retirees Can Get Cheap Health Insurance Through Obamacare

Open enrollment for the Affordable Care Act begins November 15th. If you are an early retiree, especially between the ages of 55 to 64, you have the opportunity to get large tax credits to help pay for your health insurance coverage if you buy it through the health care exchange. And if you play it …

6 Software Applications that Will Make Startup Life Easier

Free or inexpensive software can simplify startup life considerably. Here are six platforms worth checking out.<p>Just a few years ago, if you had an idea for a new business, one of the first things you'd probably invest in was a website. In order to have a functional site, you'd have to shell out …

Small Business

Don't start a business, find a problem and solve it #HeshdeSilva - Capital Business

I was recently speaking at Nairobi Chapel. After asking a question to almost 4000 people in two services – over 90% of the hands went up.<p>The crowd …

Universal Car Remote is a key to savings - Consumer Reports News

Now, the aftermarket has stepped up to the plate with a more affordable solution. The Universal Car Remote introduced at SEMA costs just $50, and you …

Top 10 Better Ways to Cook an Egg

Eggs are one of the most versatile—and nutritious—foods. In addition to the traditional ways you've been taught to cook and enjoy eggs, here are a …

Nervous? 8 Highly Effective Ways to Hide It

It's natural to get nervous, but there are some very effective ways to keep others from knowing your little secret.<p>It is hard to escape those moments in life when you are feeling incredibly nervous. Even if we plan ahead and rehearse, our body's reaction to being nervous can flare up in very …

Public Speaking

100 Motivational Quotes That Will Inspire You to Succeed

Everyone needs some inspiration, and these motivational quotes will give you the edge you need to create your success. So read on and let them inspire you.<p>As entrepreneurs, leaders, managers, and bosses, we must realize that everything we think actually matters. If we are seeking success, we must …

Motivation
Small Business

The 5 Must-Ask Interview Questions to Determine if Someone's a Fit

I often tell my teams “it is all about the people” and for that to be true, you need to make sure everyone you bring on fits the culture of your business. And whether you are leading teams at a Fortune 500 company or just starting up, the need to make great cultural hires never goes away.<p>To hire …

The Free Health Screenings You Can Get Through the ACA

The Affordable Care Act (aka the ACA, aka "Obamacare") doesn't just let more people buy health insurance. The ACA gives everyone certain health …

The Best Tips and Tricks for Your Microwave

You can probably find a microwave in almost every kitchen across the country, but not everyone is using it to its max potential. This collection of …

Spicy Oven-Roasted Potatoes

The fact that these fries are healthier is almost beside the point—baked fries are great in their own right, and who’s crazy enough to deep-fry on a weeknight anyway? These potatoes get a dusting of spices before roasting for extra flavor.<p>Ingredients<p>3 russet potatoes (about 1½ lb.), unpeeled, each …

Kosher

10 Daily Habits of Exceptionally Happy People

What you decide not to do can make a huge difference in your life.

The 15-Minute Total-Body Sweat Fest

Burn fat, build muscle, and get ready to perspire with this quick dumbbell workout<p>Here at <i>Men's Health</i>, we have a saying: Sweat is the currency of change. The more you deposit, the better your results.<p>No one wants to spend hours at the gym making deposits, though. So how do you create the most …

The Popular Mechanics Boot Selector

How to choose the right pair, no matter what kind of man you are.

Backpacking

I'm Steven van Wel, CEO of Karma, and This Is How I Work

The Karma is an incredibly useful little gadget—a pay-as-you-go mobile hotspot that can get you online wherever you are. It's one of the most popular …

The 15 Most Common Presentation Mistakes

If you're not entirely comfortable speaking in public, then giving a PowerPoint in front of your colleagues or clients can be a great source of anxiety.<p>And if you're not confident as you create your slideshow, the final product can make you seem like a real amateur.<p>To help you engage your audience …

São Paulo

Work on Your Passion Project for 90 Minutes Every Day for 90 Days

It's difficult to make time for passion projects in your busy life. The trick is to turn that passion project into a habit, says author Robin Sharma, …

Neat

Download 275 Free Resume Templates for Microsoft Word

A good resume can land you that job interview, so you want to stand out. If formatting a resume isn't your thing, Hloom has 275 free Microsoft Word …

The 15 Best and Worst Words to Use on Resumes According to Recruiters

Given how little time recruiters spend on a resume, you should use any edge available to stand out from the crowd. A recent survey of over 2,000 …

Employment

50 Food Tips That Will Change Your Life!

The web's most resourceful food bloggers share tips for how to make every meal taste utterly mouth-watering

Ask an Expert: All About Acing the Job Interview

It can be tough just to get your foot in the door when searching for a job, and once you do, there's a lot of pressure to ace the interview. How do …

Employment

10 Healthy Sweet Potato Recipes

Easy and tasty sweet potato recipes, each with about 300 calories or less

Do Not Pray For Easy Lives

We all want to get stuff done, whether it’s the work we have to do so we can get on with what we want to do, or indeed, the projects we feel are our …

Hacking

The 10 Unique Soft Skills Employers Desire in New Hires

Career and Workplace Expert; Founder and President, Come Recommended<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In a survey this spring 77 percent of employers surveyed by CareerBuilder said they were seeking candidates with soft skills -- and 16 percent of the respondents …

Employment