Mike Ferns

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Visa's Founder Says You Should Look for This 1 Trait in New Hires (It's Not Experience)

Hiring top talent is a key ingredient for the success of any business, small or large. Learn how do to it right from a team of A-players.<p>The number one hiring mistake I see people make is prioritizing skill and experience over integrity and the ability to learn. As counterintuitive as it may seem, …

Employment

Here's What Jeff Bezos Prefers to Work-Life Balance and Why You Should Live By It

Work-life balance naively suggests working and non-working hours should be evenly apportioned.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Amazon is known for building a culture that values hard work. So much so that the organization has received criticism from current and former …

Work-life Balance

We’ve found a drink that helps you sleep

BEAUTY NUTRITION<p><b>Nicknamed “moon milk”, this ultra-healthy drink promises a sound night’s sleep using only natural ingredients. See how the miracle</b> …

The Resume Is Dead. Here's What Innovative Companies (Including Tesla) Are Using to Hire Instead

Need top talent? Then you need this.<p>In 1998, a study was done that found that previous work experience is actually one of the weakest indicators of future job success. So why do we still rely on it as the primary tool when it comes to hiring?<p>It makes no sense.<p>What does make sense is aggressively …

Modern Nanay

Easy to make Yummy YEMA CAKE<p>Ingredients:<br>Butter/ Margarine/ Oil to grease the pan<br>200 grams Pancake Mix...<br>2/3 cup Milk<p>Yema Frosting:<br>250 ml Condensed …

Here's An Interview Question To Test If Millennial Candidates Are Actually Entitled Narcissists

Of all the charges that get leveled against millennials, the most pernicious, and ubiquitous, is that they’re entitled narcissists. Now, those charges are seriously overblown (and often completely inaccurate). But for the moment, let’s imagine that we do think the ‘entitled narcissist’ label fits …

Employment

12 Healing Bowl Recipes That Are Like a Warm Hug

Usually, the term “comfort food” is basically just a synonym for junk food. But while there’s definitely a time and a place for burgers and a gooey …

Manila Spoon

NEW VIDEO ALERT!!<br>RECIPE HERE > https://goo.gl/mYTc4X<br>Use left-over rice to make this classic Filipino side dish - EASY GARLIC FRIED RICE (SINANGAG). I …

This Silicon Valley sleeper hit app just got $52 million to do for spreadsheets what Microsoft did for computers

Airtable, a spreadsheet app that has become one of Silicon Valley's sleeper hits, has raised $52 million in new funding in a round led by Caffeinated Capital and CRV to bring its total to $62.6 million.<p>When it was founded in 2012, Airtable was a small, business-focused spreadsheet program. It has …

Startups

This 10 Minute Daily Exercise Can Make You a Surprisingly Better Leader

Meditation is slowly becoming more popular among top performing leaders, and the science shows it's for good reason.<p>From top-performing CEOs to world-class athletes, mindfulness has become a common activity to enhance performance. Through it, you can become a better leader, friend, and controller …

The Simple 2-Step Process to Recovering From Burnout

It's never too late to break the cycle and make a full recovery.<p>I've written before about the importance of ruthlessly prioritizing to find as much success as possible in your career. The paradox is that, by doing less, you achieve more. Do less of the noise to get to what will actually propel you …

This 1 Job Interview Question Reveals if You Are a Good Team Player

Be careful how you answer this question in a job interview. It could make you sound high-maintenance.<p>Job interviews are designed to help a hiring manager determine if you're a good fit for the team. Behavioral interviewing is the technique many employ to figure this out. It's a set of open-ended …

Employment

Performance Reviews Are Dead. Here's What You Should Do Instead

The dreaded annual performance review is a relic of the industrial age. To manage people in times of fast change you need to do this.<p>Anyone who has had the privilege to lead has also had the responsibility of the dreaded annual performance review.<p>We've all been through them, but I've yet to meet …

Manila Spoon

Greek Chicken Meal Prep Bowls: Deliciously marinated Greek Chicken, Cucumber Salad, and Tzatziki. They stay good in the fridge for 3-5 days, and can …

The two mental shifts highly successful people make

• Their focus shifts from <i>why</i> they’re writing music to <i>what</i> their music has brought them. Consequently, they are either satisfied with their results and no longer have the drive to write more. Or, they desire to make more music but the fire (their “why”) is gone, and thus, they can’t create the same …

Success

She Likes Food

Lentil soup might not be the prettiest soup, but this Curried Lentil Quinoa Soup is one of the most flavorful, delicious and comforting soups! It's …

Manila Spoon

CHILE RELLENO BREAKFAST CASSEROLE is a family tradition around our house! Mild green chiles stuffed with cheese, topped with even more cheese and …

Simply Delicious

Perfectly flaky, juicy salmon fillets cooked in a luscious, creamy garlic butter sauce is such a great easy dinner recipe.<p>For the full recipe: …

6 Top Leadership Traits for Managing Smart and Creative People, According to Research

Research suggests your knowledge workers will respond the best to this type of leader.<p>Is your company's strongest asset your knowledge workers? If your brightest and most valuable employees quit tomorrow, how would your team or company fare?<p>Coined by the late management expert Peter Drucker in …

Little Dairy on the Prairie

Jalapeno Popper Rollups are the tastiest little appetizer ever! They are fun for tailgating, parties, potlucks, packing in lunches, or as a snack! …

Our Favorite Rib Recipes of All-Time

We’re not saying these ribs are required at your summer party, but they’re highly recommended for happy guests.<p>These rib recipes cover all areas of …

BBQ

So Yummy

We’re totally nuts about this creamy, dreamy, vegan cheesecake! 🍰🍰🍰<p>Get the So Yummy Cookbook today! http://snip.ly/eofc0

Manila Spoon

NEW VIDEO ALERT!!!<br>Easy and delicious way to make your favorite take-away Chinese Special Fried Rice. JUST 10 MINUTES to make!!<br>RECIPE HERE >> …

25 Simple Daily Habits That Separate High Achievers From Everyone Else

Everyone wants their life to be above average, but what are you really doing to make it happen?<p>Everyone wants their life to be above average, but what are you really doing to make it happen? In truth, succeeding in business and life often depends on consistency, diligence, and discipline. At least, …

Warren Buffett Says This 1 Simple Habit Separates Successful People From Everyone Else

The 87-year-old chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway once gave us a breakthrough principle of taking charge of one's life. Let's revisit it.<p>Billionaire Warren Buffett, the chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, is 87 years old and still capturing the world's attention as the second richest …

Non-developers can build their own apps thanks to this Parisian startup

Aude Pilleron, co-founder of Pandasuite. Photo credit: Pandasuite’s Facebook page.Aude Pilleron’s fondness for a Chinese bear was the inspiration …

Apps