Liz Schneider

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5 Reasons Every Entrepreneur Should Start Blogging

If you’re an entrepreneur, you might think blogging is waste of time. Here’s why you’d be wrong.<p>If you’re an entrepreneur–or an aspiring one–you may think blogging is the last thing you’ve got time for. And you might be right. After all, there’s no immediate business value to be drawn from writing …

How ‘Real’ Do We Want Women’s Bodies?

They seem rousing and feminist, but do advertisements like Lane Bryant’s ‘I’m No Angel’ campaign merely trade on body insecurity to sell bras and …

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The Whiskey Sour

<i>When he's not busy running the cocktail program at New York City's Maialino, Erik Lombardo is giving us the rundown on all things spirits -- and showing us the best ways to drink them.</i><p><i>Today: A classic whiskey sour to set all other whiskey sours straight.</i><p>Before the revolution (that’s what I’m …

How to Make a Tom Collins

<i>When he's not busy running the cocktail program at New York City's Maialino, Erik Lombardo is giving us the rundown on all things spirits -- and showing us the best ways to drink them.</i><p><i>Today: Our official drink of summer -- and how to adapt it all season long.</i><p>Maintaining a well-stocked liquor …

10 Cocktails Every Bartender and Cocktail Connoisseur Should Know

In today's world of craft cocktails the unique and unusual have become the norm. From bartenders' self invented nightly specials to drinks that have taken the nation by storm -- see Cosmopolitan and Lynchburg Lemonade -- there is no shortage of creative selections to be had.<p>But at the core of …

Try This At Home: Vodka Gummy Bear Popsicles

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Classic French 75

Fill glass with ice; add champagne. Stir cognac, juice, and syrup in a dry shaker; pour over champagne. Garnish with lemon twist.<p>All the best tools, …

Recipes

Champagne Rhubarb Jelly Shots

<i>Every other week, Anna Hezel talks about the innovations, decorations, and other quiet touches that make a party memorable.</i><p><i>Today: Jelly shots grow up with rhubarb and Champagne (and gin).</i><p>I know what you're thinking. Jell-O shots? Don't those belong at a sorority party, stuffed stickily inside a …

A No-Heat, No-Filter Technique for Making Cocktail Syrups

So you've decided to try your hand at stirring up a few classic cocktails at home. Maybe you started with the Manhattan—a drink that requires only three ingredients, all simply dispensed from shelf-stable(ish) bottles. Then you probably moved on to sours and started juicing fresh citrus. But you're …

Essential Cocktail-Mixing Skills for the Home Bar

Hone these cocktail techniques (the Herb Slap, the Dry Shake) and you'll be mixing like a master<p><i>Cocktail hour at home doesn't have to mean a glass of Merlot or a bottle of beer. Bring some next-level mixology (yes, we said "mixology") to your domestic game with our guide to choice gear, pro</i> …

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Spring Cocktail Recipe: Rhubarb Basil Cocktail

With warmer weather inching its way into New York, I felt inspired to make a fresh spring cocktail. Well, I did some experimenting, and while my …

All the reasons why emotionally intelligent people are so happy at work

<i>This post originally appeared at LinkedIn. Follow the author here.</i><p>Let’s face it, happiness and work do not tend to go hand in hand. A 2013 Gallup study, which reported data from more than 180 million people, found that just 13% of us consider ourselves to be “happily engaged at work.”<p>Those who do …

What to watch: BFI Flare Edition

Last year, the ‘Lesbian and Gay Film Festival’ became simply ‘BFI Flare’, in order to recognise and reflect the dynamism and inclusivity of the LGBTQ community. This year, that dynamism is reflected in their incredible range of queer cinema from around the globe. But to save you time diving into …

Earl Sweatshirt Album I Don't Like Shit, I Don't Go Outside Coming Next Week, "Grief" Video Out Now

Kendrick's new one just arrived, Drake recently dropped an album with zero notice, and now it looks like Earl Sweatshirt is following suit. An Earl album called <i>I Don't Like Shit, I Don't Go Outside</i> just appeared on iTunes with a March 23 release date. It features a single that's available right now …

Modest Mouse Launch Strangers to Ourselves "Linguistic Remix Generator"

Modest Mouse just released <i>Strangers to Ourselves</i>, their first studio album in eight years. They've now unveiled the <i>Strangers to Ourselves</i> "linguistic remix generator", which you can check out here.<p>Here's how it works: You type in any phrase up to 96 characters, which is then converted into a …

Lean back, Eric Schmidt! How interrupting men & unconscious bias are killing women’s careers

Laugh or cry: A Google exec repeatedly interrupted one of tech’s most powerful women while talking about diversity<p>It is equal parts hilarious and depressing that Google executive chairman Eric Schmidt was called out for repeatedly interrupting Megan Smith, chief technology officer for the United …

Tax Time Hits Hard For Marijuana Businesses

It’s tax time and small business owners all over America are digging out their receipts for deductions, except marijuana business owners because most deductions aren’t for them.<p>Some of the top tax deductions for small businesses include advertising, office supplies, utilities, business entertaining …

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