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This Genius Method Will Get Your Job Application Into the Hands of a Hiring Manager

Do this now.<p>Your dream job, say as a Google programmer or a globe-trotting wine taster, appears in a posting online. You submit a resume and a week …

Résumés

Work From Home Jobs: These 29 Companies Will Hire You Whether You're At Home Or Traveling The World

For many of us, to work from home is the ultimate indication of freedom. It means that you own both your time and your space, that your life is firmly within your control. Yet not every job can be done from afar. Some jobs, like being a pilot or a flight attendant, must be done from a certain place …

List-Worthy

12 lessons you learn or regret forever

Sticking your neck out and taking charge of your career is no trivial matter. Whether that’s switching careers, going back to school, or walking away …

Success

7 Book Sub-Genres That Are So Extremely Specific You Probably Haven't Heard Of Them Before

So you've just opened up a new indie bookshop (congratulations!) and you've decided to organize your shelves by genre. Sure, you might personally …

Books

How I Organized My Chaotic Closet for $56 and One Trip to The Container Store

When I decided to join the September #RSOrganizing Challenge in honor of our new book, <i>The Real Simple Method to Organizing Every Room</i>, I knew there …

Cleaning

I Tried a Beauty Editor's 9-Part Flight Routine—This Product Actually Worked

I have a mild obsession with watching airplane beauty tutorials. There's just something so soothing about the methodical way skincare experts follow …

Jet Lag

The Best No-Show Panties for People Who Hate Thongs

Each product we feature has been independently selected and reviewed by our editorial team. If you make a purchase using the links included, we may …

Clothing

40 books every woman should read in a lifetime | Must read books

1 of 40<p>The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood<p>1985<p>One of Atwood’s finest pieces of work serves as a great reminder of what humanity is capable of. Set …

Books

If you want to save the world, veganism isn’t the answer | Isabella Tree

Our soils were almost dead. Now we have ​19 types of worm, and 23 species of dung beetle in a single cowpat<p>Veganism has rocketed in the UK over the past couple of years – from an estimated half a million people in 2016 to more than 3.5 million – 5% of our population – today. Influential …

Profit

How to Tell if You Should See a Psychiatrist Versus a Psychologist

As a general rule, television shows and movies completely screw this up.<p>Ask the average person the difference between a psychiatrist and a psychologist, and you’ll likely hear a mixture of impressive-sounding blather—most of it culled from medical dramas on TV, and most of it wrong. If you’re …

Depression

Here’s how elite performers silence negative self-talk

95% of the thoughts you have had today are the same thoughts you had yesterday.<p>How many of those thoughts are actually true?<p>Just because a thought …

Foster Care

19 Pictures That Will Make You Say, "Why Doesn't MY Kitchen Have That?"

It's the little things in life.

The Best Ways to Polish Granite Countertops so They Sparkle Like New

Figuring out how to clean granite countertops is one of the biggest challenges homeowners face after renovating their kitchens. While resilient, …

I make $200,000 a year in passive income after retiring at 34, and it works only because I followed 5 steps

Ever since landing my first job post-college in 1999, I've been determined to build enough passive income in order to not have a job. A future that included getting into work by 5:30 a.m. and leaving after 7:30 p.m. each day for decades seemed too brutal to endure.<p>In 2009, I decided that if I could …

Real Estate

8 Supplements That Help With Stress & Why They’re So Effective

Research has shown that stress is at an all-time-high among people in the U.S. So, it's no surprise that many people are looking for out-of-the-box …

The upside of quitting: Why quitters always win and losers never quit

“Quitters never win and winners never quit.”<p>These are the infamous words of legendary NFL coach, Vincent Lombardi, considered by many to be one the …

Motivation

400 free online courses with credits that can count towards your degree

These days, more and more universities are offering for-credit programs via MOOCs or Massive Open Online Courses. What started with a small number of degree programs, such as the iMBA from the University of Illinois (Coursera) and Georgia Tech’s Online Master of Science in Computer Science …

Online Education

How I made $1300 in Freelance Writing

Profit through my keyboard in NINE (mostly) easy stepsIt has been a fun few months of writing. Clicking away on the lettered keyboard, making letters …

How to Move to Canada, You Know, Just in Case

If you remember anything at all from election night 2016, congratulations, you handled it much better than I did. You might recall how, due to a …

Your 7 chakras, explained—plus how to tell if they’re blocked

Odds are, if you’ve attended a yoga class, group meditation, or indulged in an hourlong reiki session, your instructor or practitioner most likely …

My golden rules to ‘Show don’t tell’

6 useful tips I use in my writing<i>Show don’t tell</i> is of the most relevant writing techniques, it confers quality to the texts and involves the …

15 Houseplants That Can Remove Toxins In Your Home

"Formaldehyde? I don't know her." —Your home.<p><b>Read more:</b><p>• Here's How To Slice An Aloe Vera Leaf<p>• Only An Expert Plant Parent Can Get 9/12 On This Quiz<p>• 9 Natural Ways To Keep Mosquitoes At Bay This Summer

Plants

How to Remove Sweat Stains From White Shirts

When your crisp white dress shirt or favorite tee starts yellowing around the collar or under the arms, don't sweat. Removing those unsightly stains is easier than you think with the help of natural ingredients that will leave that article of clothing looking fresh. And this eco-friendly cleaning …

30 Horror Movies So Twisted And Sick You'll Never Unsee Them

This brainchild of horror guru Eli Roth is pretty much every backpacker's nightmare. In it, a pair of American travelers check in to a hostel in Slovakia and are forced to endure a series of truly gruesome tortures.<p>Image: Lions Gate Films

The Medical Tests Every Woman Needs in Her 30s, 40s, 50s, and 60s

From eye exams to mammograms, here's what you really need–and when.<p><i>This article originally appeared on Health.</i><p>A lot of the day-to-day care that helps …

Cancer

How to Respond When Hiring Managers Ask You to Work for Free

When a hiring manager asks you to work for free as part of the interview process, these are 4 ways to respond.<p>The interview process has changed dramatically in the last decade. Companies are spending millions of dollars trying to improve how they hire. Why? The cost of turnover is huge. Some …

Stop Throwing Out Your Used Tea Bags

It feels so good to be able to do something with the things we'd normally discard. Coffee grounds as rose fertilizer and clementine peels saved for …

Seven Excel Tricks You Need To Start Using

Microsoft Excel is packed with useful data management features that don't see a lot of use, like pivot tables, index and match, and conditional …

Microsoft Excel

The Invisible Struggle Of Living With High-Functioning Depression

It’s Monday morning when I arrive early at my full-time office job in Toronto’s financial district — looking put together and well rested for the day …

Hands off my data! 15 default privacy settings you should change right now

On the internet, the devil’s in the defaults.You’re not reading all those updated data policies flooding your inbox. You probably haven’t even looked …