Mike Sardelli

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For Many Buyers, Housing Has Become an Unaffordable Luxury. This Startup Could Help Change That

In the long run, innovative startups like St. Louis-based Clever Real Estate may make housing more affordable.<p>Every home my parents ever owned was eventually foreclosed on. In the late 1980s, they lost their first home, a tiny two-bedroom house on E Street in Rupert, Idaho, after my dad broke his …

Housing

4 Ways You Can Motivate Your Team Members to Be Their Best Selves

A great leader is only as good as the team around him.<p>As a boss, you’re probably doing all you can to help your team perform at its best. If you’re like some of the most successful leaders (which I hope you are!), you’re focused on setting challenging goals, running effective meetings, and using …

Leadership

The Key Differences Between Culture, Purpose And Employee Engagement

I have several favorite chocolate bars. Crunchie is one. Toffee and chocolate. What a combination. So too is a Reese Cup. Peanut butter and chocolate? Yes please. And don’t get me started about a caramel-filled Dairy Milk bar from England.<p>As your mouth waters and the endorphins kick into high gear, …

Employee Engagement

3 Ways To Keep Workplace Loyalty From Becoming Extinct

In our parent’s generation, employees were lifers and the loyalty between workers and companies was often unbreakable; a life-long relationship that spanned decades. Today, loyalty in the workplace is bordering on extinction. Millennials want options, companies are battling for talent, and some …

The best teams have these 3 things

In my over 40 years as a business leader in the corporate arena, it's been one of my distinct joys to lead and be a part of some amazing, cohesive, …

Leadership

Let Alton Brown Show You An Epic New Way To Make A Grilled Cheese

Can you handle it?<p>Making a grilled cheese seems oh-so-simple. But according to Alton Brown, most of us are forgetting the pivotal step that takes your grilled cheese to the next level.<p>As the “Good Eats” star explains in a hilarious (and truthful) rant at the beginning of his newest video, we should …

The 12 Best Travel Sites And Apps You Need Right Now

Planning just got WAY easier.<p>It’s a new year, which means it’s time to start planning your next life-changing trip. But with so many options to choose from and so little time to plan, you’re gonna need some assistance.<p>Behold 12 of our favorite travel sites, popular with travel bloggers and …

Gluten Free Churros Recipe by The Local Rose

Gluten ~ Free Churros<p>May 22, 2013 | 3 Comments<p>Fresh made churros and donuts are a weakness of mine. Growing up in Southern California, churros have …

How to Write a Business Plan: A Step-by-Step Template

Writing a business plan doesn't have to be an intimidating task, but it does require foresight, honesty, and plenty of research. Here is an outline and some smart tips to help get you started.<p>Creating a business plan is the first and most crucial step to building a successful company.<p>"A business …

Small Business

Ring, Ring! Dial Up to Get Flipboard Delivered to Your Ear

With Flipboard already on mobile, the Web and (soon) the Watch, what’s next? Today, we’re excited to reveal the final frontier: the FlipPhone. Now you can call 1-248-206-FLIP to get your personal magazine read to you over the phone.<p>Finally, there’s a safe way to use Flipboard while you’re driving …

When will man become machine?

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/science_environment/1128000/1128605_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524637653_faa8bed61f092214c9660a83097ead47<p><b>"I think the development of full artificial intelligence [AI] could spell the end of the human race."</b><p>Professor Stephen Hawking's verdict …

The Food Lab's Definitive Guide to Prime Rib

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>More<p>Ribs<p>Essential techniques, recipes, and more!<p>Is there anything more truly beautiful than a perfect prime rib? A deep brown crust crackling with salt and fat, sliced open to reveal a juicy pink center that extends from edge to edge, the faint but distinct funk …

Pancetta-Stuffed Artichokes | Williams-Sonoma Taste

Here, artichokes are steamed until tender, then baked with a stuffing made from pancetta and crisp panko (Japanese bread crumbs). The result: a beautiful starter or side dish with a wonderful contrast of textures.<p><b>Pancetta-Stuffed Artichokes</b><p>1 lemon, halved<p>1 Tbs. peppercorns<p>5 garlic cloves, 3 smashed …

Recipes

At Last, Macaroni and Cheese Can Be Enjoyed Inside a Doughnut

The professional stunt burger makers at Philadelphia's <b>PYT</b> are heading out of their weird-burger comfort zone and straight into the realm of unnecessary food mash-ups: Behold the <b>Bacon Mac & Cheese Donut</b>, which yes, stuffs a glazed doughnut with bacon-laden macaroni and cheese, then tops it with …

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Sia

Solar road opens in the Netherlands

<b>(CNN) —</b> The world's first road capable of turning sunlight into energy officially opened for traffic Wednesday in the Netherlands.<p>It's actually a 230-foot-long bike path in the town of Krommenie.<p>The road is a test route developed by the company SolaRoad.<p>"SolaRoad is a world first that will put the …

The Indispensables: Moscow Mule

Introducing The Indispensables: Liquor.com's series devoted to the classic cocktails drinkers of every skill need in their arsenal. Each installment features one signature recipe, assembled from intel by the best bartenders. The Indispensables may not save the world, but they'll sure rescue your …

8 iconic brands that have disappeared

Soon Nokia will be no more.<p>In the late 1990s and early 2000s, the Finnish tech company made the must-have mobile phone. It became the world’s No. 1 …

Aaron Hernandez: Inside Dark, Tragic Life of Former Patriots Star

<i>This story, “The Gangster in the Huddle” originally appeared in September 12, 2013 issue of Rolling Stone.</i><p>The first text pinged him around nine that …

5 Great Steaks to Remember for Killer Grilling! Plus, a Caveman T-Bone Recipe You'll Never Forget

S T E A K. Five simple letters that spell a world of carnivorous pleasure. A well-grilled steak (like this Caveman T-Bone recipe!) stimulates all your senses: the sight of the dark crust, the scent of smoke, the sizzle of the meat on the grill, the meaty chew, and, of course, the inimitable flavor: …

Why we love broccoli: 8 ways to serve up the president's favorite food

While President Obama's admission Tuesday that broccoli is his favorite food sparked some skepticism, I for one, don't find it that hard to believe. Broccoli is the best! The little trees, as I like to think of them, are the total package: crunchy on the bottom with some added texture on the top, …

Cooking

The Future of Selling: An Interview with the Authors of The Challenger Sale and Solution Selling

The authors of The Challenger Sale and Solution Selling discuss where the future of sales is headed — and how you can make sure you don’t get left …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Best Ever Barbecued Ribs

This go-to recipe for classic barbecued ribs embraces what we refer to as our "oven-cheat" method -- a technique that'll get you ultra-tender meat …

BBQ

How Jeff Bezos, Richard Branson, and other business chiefs hold ruthlessly effective meetings

Why does Jeff Bezos keep a chair empty in the boardroom? Where does Richard Branson hold his meetings? And who’s always late for appointments?<p>Here are some of Quartz’s favorite tips for holding meetings from the some of the world’s top business leaders:<p>Throw out the least necessary person in the …

Jeff Bezos

Welcome

Natural Decadence: Gluten-free Grahams

Our mission at Natural Decadence is to help those with food allergies and sensitivities enjoy gourmet foods. As a mom of a young daughter with Celiac …

ChoreMonster Makes Chores Fun for Kids [Invites]

It doesn’t happen often, but when an entrepreneur truly gets kids <b>and</b> tech, the results can be amazing. Take Everything Butt Art, for example. The charming app was first a book, but seeing the idea on an iPad takes the concept into an entirely different direction.<p>Now, another group of entrepreneurs …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Zagat