Mark Radloff

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Slow-Cooker Sweet Potatoes with Bacon

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Place sweet potatoes in a 5- to 6-qt. slow cooker. Stir together orange juice concentrate and next 4 igredients in a small bowl. …

Slow Cookers

Loaded Peanut Butter Cookies Recipe on Food52

• 1/2 cup Soft, Creamy peanut butter<br>• 1/2 cup unsalted butter, softened<br>• 1/2 cup sugar<br>• 1/2 teaspoon baking soda<br>• 1 large egg<br>• 1 cup Flour<br>• 1/2 teaspoon vanilla<br>• 3/4 teaspoon salt<br>• 1 cup peanut butter chips<br>• 1 cup dark chocolate chunks<br>• 1/2 cup heath bar chips<br>• 1/2 cup dark brown sugar<p>Preheat the oven to 350 degrees.<br>• In an …

Dessert

Grilled Mojo-Marinated Skirt Steak

Skirt steaks come from two different muscles and are sometimes labeled as inside skirt steak or outside skirt steak. The more desirable outside skirt …

BBQ

I Just Discovered an Amazon Page That Shows Everything You've Ever Ordered From Amazon. It's My Life in $9,588.64 of Online Purchases

Yes, Google and Facebook have your data. The shock? Amazon has your memories.<p>I've spent $9,588.64 at Amazon over the past 12 years. I know this because I came across a page on the Amazon site that lets you download a .csv file with every item you've ever ordered at Amazon for as long as you've been …

Headphones

Proven Style Hacks Every Man Needs To Know

Being a man doesn't always mean you'll know the fastest or best way to get a job done. Manuals and following rules tend to evade us and we're natural …

Cleaning

Oh, snap: This bra with a waitlist of 1.3 million proves inclusivity is in demand

The endless pursuit of finding a bra you like can make you feel a bit like Goldilocks: You try on seemingly <i>all</i> the options before settling on one …

Clothing

2 Must-Read Books That Will Help You Win the Stock Market Game

Jesse Livermore is the Michael Jordan of stock trading.<p><i>What are some recommended books for beginners to learn about finance and Wall Street? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by John</b> …

Stock Markets

Easy chicken paprikash might be the best dish my mom ever taught me

Depending on your mother’s kitchen prowess, you may or may not have treasured recipes of hers that withstand the test of time. I have many such …

To Attract The Best, First Understand Why They Leave

Do you know why your best employees have left you?<p>In today’s ultra-tight labor market, the right answer is vital if you hope to build a competitive workforce.<p>Rock star employees have more options than ever before. If you don’t identify – and then correct – why good people depart, you could suddenly …

Amazon Spent Years Learning What It Takes to Do Great Work. These 4 Steps Contributed Most to Its Success

"Skill is overrated," says Jeff Bezos. These four things are not.<p>Yesterday, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos published his annual letter to shareholders, and it's got some great advice for anyone who is striving to do great work.<p>After commending Amazon employees for their commitment to excellence, and …

Self-improvement

Employees Are 32 Percent Less Likely to Quit if They Get This 1 Thing From Their Boss (It's Not Pop Chips)

It isn't unlimited coconut water, and it isn't a raise.<p>There are a lot of reasons to hate a job: annoying co-workers; bad working conditions; long hours for too little pay; the stress level; and more.<p>But one of the worst things -- arguably <i>the</i> worst -- is having a bad boss.<p>When you don't feel seen, …

The Workplace

This is how to increase your attention span: 5 secrets from neuroscience

The human brain is the most amazing thing in the universe. It got us to the moon, built the pyramids, cured smallpox … <i>And it also can’t seem to go 6</i> …

Whoa, Whoa, Whoa — These 20 Cute Dresses Are Seriously Under $25

Your closet always has room for another dress. If you're in the mood to shop, we can help you out. Retailers are releasing beautiful dresses we can't wait to rock with sandals, heels, and jean jackets. They come in fun colors and a variety of silhouettes. If you're looking to save some money, we …

Clothing

Best Men's Indie Colognes | Valet.

The Secret to Smelling Better Than Anyone Else<p>The Secret to Smelling Better <br>Than Anyone Else<p>There's nothing wrong with having a go-to cologne. But …

How to Group Mac App Icons More Prominently in Your Dock

In macOS, the Dock provides convenient one-click access to your most frequently used Mac applications. The simplest way to organize docked apps is to click and drag them into your preferred place, but here we're going to show you a lesser-known trick for arranging docked items more clearly.<p>To …

Operating Systems

Alphabet's Outline lets you run your own self-hosted VPN for free

Jigsaw, an incubator that’s part of Google’s parent company, Alphabet, has launched Outline, an open-source virtual private network (VPN) that you can host on your own server at no charge.<p>As an initiative from the human-rights-focused Jigsaw, Outline is being billed as a tool to help journalists …

Privacy

Why You Should Never, Ever Drain Your Pasta In The Sink

Don't let that liquid gold circle the drain again.<p>If you drain your pasta water through a colander and down the sink, you’re throwing away an invaluable asset that cooks call “liquid gold.”<p>(The term “liquid gold” has also been used to refer to wood cleaner, hair products and of course, urine. For …

Spicy Garlic Lime Chicken Recipe

"A delightful chicken dish with a little spicy kick. Serve with rice and your favorite vegetable."<p>Ingredients<p>3/4 teaspoon salt<p>1/4 teaspoon black …

19 Interview Questions That Cut Through the BS to Reveal a Great Hire

Employee turnover is downright costly. A great way to avoid it is to ask the right questions in the interview process.<p>I hate to start on a grim note, but it's necessary. Bringing in a few bad apples because of a lack of due diligence in the hiring process can be very costly (and inexcusable). Check …

Emotional Intelligence

The Top 10 Men’s Dress Shirts to Own

#1. The White Poplin/Pinpoint/Twill• <b>Nordstrom Trim Fit Non Iron Dress Shirt – $39.00</b>• <b><br>Amazon “Buttoned Down” No Pocket Dress Shirt – $39</b>• <b><br>The Tie Bar</b> …

I've used the iPhone for 10 years and these are my favorite tips and tricks

Senior Video Producer Matt Stuart explains the 10 tips and tricks every iPhone user needs to know. Following is a transcript of the video.<p>I've been using the iPhone ever since it came out, one of the biggest problems with it, is there's no instruction manual. Apple doesn't provide a manual for the …

Cheater’s Slow-Cooker Beef Bourguignon

1. In a large skillet, cook the bacon over medium heat until crisp, about 5 minutes. Remove from the skillet and transfer to the bowl of a slow …

The 3 Types of C Players and What to Do About Them

When you start leading a new team, one of your first imperatives is to assess the caliber of the talent you are inheriting. At a minimum, you’ll want to focus on three dimensions: (1) Competence — Does each individual match the competence demands of their role? (2) Motivation — Does each member of …

Financial Fitness: The Retirement Income Puzzle

<i>By Stephen Polizzi, CFP, Director of Financial Planning</i><p><i>Making smart choices about how much to withdraw and from where can help keep your retirement</i> …

People can't stop talking about counterintuitive advice for being a good boss

Over on Fast Company, Art Markman writes that an effective manager will put off answering their direct reports' questions right away.<p>Markman, who is a professor of psychology and marketing at the University of Texas at Austin, says it teaches employees to be resourceful and to hone their leadership …

Rao's Famous Lemon Chicken (Pollo al Limone)

To attain maximum heat, preheat broiler for at least 15 minutes before using.<p>Broil chicken halves, turning once, for about 30 minutes or until skin …

There’s a right and a wrong way to use your Instant Pot

“In a so-called high-pressure age we are now doing high-pressure cooking,” wrote Jane Nickerson for the the New York Times in April of 1946, and the statement is true again some 70 years later.<p>Back then in the post-war era, home cooks were all about their pressure cookers. In 1950, The New York …

Cooking

Surprising Harvard Research Says Giving Negative Feedback to Peers Won't Work (Unless You Do 1 Simple Thing)

Harvard researchers say we've got it all wrong on giving negative feedback to peers. It's useless if you don't do this too.<p>Giving negative feedback to peers can be as stressful and confounding as figuring out how to give feedback to your boss or how to give feedback to a difficult employee.<p>And now …

Peer-to-peer

Why Sales Reps Spend Less Than 36% Of Time Selling (And Less Than 18% In CRM)

It’s no secret time management is one of the highest requirements for succeeding in sales. But a new study of more than 720 reps (including in-depth interviews with more than a dozen) proves what we had predicted in our snapshot survey of 200 reps in the recent Dreamforce 2017. Today’s salespeople …

Selling

Inside The Furniture Startup Beloved By Instagram, Pinterest, Casper, And Everlane

The small Swedish brand Hem has become a cult favorite among the designorati. Now founder Petrus Palmér wants to make it a $1 billion company.<p>Five years ago, Petrus Palmér was well on his way to a comfortable life as an industrial designer. In 2005, he’d cofounded the studio Form Us With Love …

Furniture