Lily Lee

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Bone Broth Primer: Your Guide to the “It” Food of 2015

Bone broth is having a moment. If you haven't seen the stories touting its major health benefits as a digestive, bone, skin, hair, and anti-aging …

Five essential ingredients to doing what you love for a living

When I decided to leave my own corporate job years ago to pursue the culinary arts, I couldn't think much further than doing what I love on a daily basis: cooking. But it soon became clear to me that leaving the safety of one career to take up another is not quite that simple.<p>Doing something you …

Here Is the One Surprising Thing All Successful Entrepreneurs Have

So many entrepreneurs try and fail, so what are they missing? It's not easy to develop, but it's the key to success.<p>A while back, I sat on a panel at a conference for entrepreneurs. There were three successful entrepreneurs and myself. As usual, the classic question came up, "What does it take to …

22 Gifts That The Modern Gentleman Actually Wants This Year

And think about it: Do you really think he'll like getting a single tie? Again?<p>Business Insider put together a list of creative items that might be the very thing a gentleman wants without knowing it.<p>After all, those are the best kinds of gifts.

Men's Fashion

9 Career Lessons From Joan Rivers On How To Be Successful

While the sprightly comic is often viewed as a pioneer for female comediennes, Rivers herself disagreed, telling PBS in 2013 that she was still always " looking for the new frontier ."<p>Rivers may have ruffled a lot of feathers over the years; however, there's no denying the Brooklyn native wasn't …

Joan Rivers

7 Unwritten Rules Of The Office Your Boss Will Never Tell You

But almost immediately, you will notice that these may be formal rules for how the company operates, but not everyone follows them. In fact, the more attention you pay to the workplace dynamics, the more you will realize that there are many unwritten rules that no one tells you about. As a result, …

11 Email Etiquette Rules Every Professional Should Know

And yet, according to career coach Barbara Pachter, plenty of professionals <i>still</i> don't know how to use email appropriately.<p>Because people send and receive so many messages each day, many end up making embarrassing mistakes that could be detrimental in a professional interaction.<p>For example, you can …

Etiquette

17 Business Etiquette Rules Every Professional Needs To Know

In her book "The Essentials Of Business Etiquette," Barbara Pachter writes about the specific rules people need to understand in order to conduct and present themselves appropriately in professional social settings.<p>Here are the most important tips on how to introduce yourself, how to dress, and …

Employment

The 28 Coolest New Businesses In New York City

From key-making kiosks to a boozy bakery and a hand-blended parfumerie, we rounded up 28 of the coolest small businesses in the five boroughs.<p>For this list we focused on businesses that opened within the past five years or so.<p>Know a cool business we missed? Let us know in the comments.

New York City

What not to buy over Labor Day weekend

Labor Day has become one of those shopping holidays when retailers advertise big sales to get people into stores, but shopping this weekend is not …

Shopping

Can you afford retirement? 5 ways to make sure

Retirement is hard work these days. How do you generate enough income in a world where the S&P 500 yields roughly 2% and 10-year Treasury notes offer …

10 Free Online Courses That Every Professional Should Check Out

Sure, you got a great education from top schools, and you've been working for awhile now. But as you get deeper and deeper into your career, it can become easy to stop pushing yourself to acquire new skills or retain what you've already learned.<p>The Khan Academy, an online learning nonprofit backed …

Khan Academy

The 25 Most Enjoyable Companies To Work For

And they want their workplaces to be fun, not miserably stressful, given how many hours of their lives they will spend there.<p>To that end, job hunting site Glassdoor.com sifted through its enormous database of employee reviews to come up with its 2014 list of the 25 companies that employees say have …

These Are The Six Books Bill Gates Thinks You Should Read This Summer

"I learned a lot from these books, and I hope you enjoy them," he says in a video about the selections.<p>Here's what made the cut:<p><b>1. "Business Adventures" by John Brooks</b><p>This is Gates' favorite business book of all-time. Although the collection of 12 "New Yorker" articles has been out-of-print since …