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10 Oddball Interview Questions And How To Answer Them

What if a job interviewer asked you who would win in a fight between Spiderman and Batman? Or how you would describe the color yellow to a blind person? These are real interview questions collected by Glassdoor, the eight-year-old jobs website where users post information about companies, salaries, …

How to Negotiate with Someone More Powerful than You

<i>HBR STAFF</i><p>Going into a negotiation with someone who holds more power than you do can be a daunting prospect. Whether you are asking your boss for a new assignment or attempting to land a major business deal with a client, your approach to the negotiation can dramatically affect your chances of …

Hot deals ending soon featuring the HyperDrive MacBook Storage Expander [Deals]

If your MacBook is running low on storage and you need to give it a boost, then you don’t want to miss out on getting the ingenious HyperDrive MacBook storage expander. It turns an average MicroSD card into a part of your MacBook’s memory and does so at a low price point.<p>Deals like this one are …

How to run Windows 10 on your Mac for free

One of the selling points of a Mac these days is the ability to run Windows software on it, via virtualization or Apple’s own Boot Camp. Running Windows lets you play PC games that haven’t been ported to the Mac, or stay completely compatible with your documents from a PC-centric …

5 CrossFit Workouts You Can Do Anywhere

Don't let holiday travel or family gatherings get in the way of your workouts. Here are 5 quick, intense CrossFit workouts you can do anywhere, …

Dolvett Quince: My Killer Ab Workout and Tips to Stay Fit

Shares 16.6K<p>Photos: Pond5; Life by DailyBurn<p>Whether he’s training Hollywood’s finest or causing viewers to choke up as they watch him drastically …

Why We Love Narcissists

Have you ever wondered why selfish, arrogant, and entitled individuals are so charming? These narcissistic people have parasitic effects on society. When in charge of companies they commit fraud, demoralize employees, and devalue stock. When in charge of countries they increase poverty, violence, …

Are your toiletries making you infertile?

A recent report suggests chemicals found in bathroom products are affecting male fertility and causing testicular cancer. Is the EU doing enough to protect men, asks Gareth May<p>Toiletries causing the end of the human race might sound like the corny plotline in a Hollywood B-movie, but according to …

14 Niche Netflix Alternatives

For TV shows and <i>some</i> movies, there’s Netflix or Amazon Prime Instant Video. For the latest release blockbusters, there’s Google Play Movies & TV, Amazon Instant Video or Blinkbox, depending on where you live in the world. But the video-on-demand (VoD) realm extends far beyond the well-established, …

The best mobile apps for taking notes

Whether you're a student taking notes for class this fall or your workday requires that you take notes in meetings, a handy app that makes it easy to jot things down and organize them can be incredibly useful. Even better, with the right note-taking app, you can access your notes on any device so …

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If you’re a lawyer or a cop, you’re seen as a bad parent

Lawyers, politicians, salespersons, police officers, and receptionists are among those considered likely to be bad parents because their working lives are perceived as aggressive, weak, or impersonal. That’s according to new research on the effects of occupations on parenting at the University of …

Pearl Harbor: Did FDR and the Navy know what was coming?

<b>Sailors watch the explosion of the USS Shaw in the background, during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, Dec. 7, 1941. (AP)</b><p>Looking back on the days before Dec. 7, 1941 — and how FDR prepared for a war he thought might be inevitable<p>David Kaiser<p>April 6, 2014 10:59am (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “No …

How the Ukraine crisis is affecting Russians in Moscow-on-Thames

"There are two sides to this story. And they are both right," Galina Pentecost sighs. "People like clean-cut, easy-to-follow narratives. This isn't one." Born and raised in Yakutsk, in the remote east of Russia, she takes a pragmatic view of the Ukrainian situation. I see the Russian side. And I …

Prisoners 'could serve 1,000 year sentence in eight hours'

Future biotechnology could be used to make prisoners feel as if they were serving a 1,000 year sentence, a team of scientists claim<p>Future biotechnology could be used to trick a prisoner's mind into thinking they have served a 1,000 year sentence, a group of scientists have claimed.<p>Philosopher …

Worse than Wal-Mart: Amazon’s sick brutality and secret history of ruthlessly intimidating workers

<b>(Reuters/Shannon Stapleton)</b><p>You might find your Prime membership morally indefensible after reading these stories about worker mistreatment<p>Simon Head<p>February 23, 2014 11:59am (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “Mindless: Why Smarter Machines Are Making Dumber Humans”<p>When I first did research on Walmart’s workplace …

Amazon Turned a Flaw into Gold with Advanced Problem-Solving

<i>“It’s not that I’m so smart, it’s just that I stay with problems longer.”</i><p>— Albert Einstein<p>Several years ago, Amazon was struggling with scaling its e-commerce infrastructure and realizing that many of its internal software projects took too long to implement, a major pain point from a competitive …

How Is Bitcoin Different From The Dollar?

As Bitcoin goes through another day of crazy price fluctuations and huge publicity, this time courtesy of the U.S. Senate, I recommend two readings for those interested in putting the Bitcoin phenomenon in historical context.<p>The first is this article by my colleague Stephen Kinsella. Stephen’s key …

NSA monitored calls of 35 world leaders after US official handed over contacts

The National Security Agency monitored the phone conversations of 35 world leaders after being given the numbers by an official in another US government department, according to a classified document provided by whistleblower Edward Snowden.<p>The confidential memo reveals that the NSA encourages …

Capping Drug Prices Scraps The Hippocratic Oath

Later this month [May 31 - June 4], the American Society of Clinical Oncology will convene more than 25,000 cancer specialists at its annual meeting to wrestle with some of the country’s most pressing healthcare issues.<p>One of conference’s top agenda items is sure to be drug pricing. A recent …

F.lux Helps Computer Addicts Sleep Better

I discovered F.lux earlier this year, and it has changed how I work. F.lux is a program that sits quietly on your Mac, Windows or Linux computer removing the blue light emitted by your screen which can cause your body to subconsciously delay its natural timings — and adversely affect your sleep.<p>In …

China’s central bank now has $3.66 trillion in foreign reserves. But where’d it come from?

China’s central bank now has $3.66 trillion in foreign-exchange reserves. That’s more than the combined reserves of the four runners-up: Japan, the euro zone, Saudi Arabia and Switzerland.<p>What’s even more remarkable is that China amassed these dollars (and other foreign currencies, but for the sake …

14 Jeff Bezos Quotes That Show Why Amazon's Boss Is A Total Genius

He's building a mysterious 10,000-year clock in a West Texas cave.<p>Earlier this year, he bought the Washington Post for $250 million.<p>You wouldn't want to get on his bad side.<p>Bezos achieved so much success by being incredibly smart and business savvy, and so we rounded up some quotes that show his …

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How to hire millennials—and weed out the bad ones

<i>This originally appeared on LinkedIn. You can follow Lesley Jane Seymour here</i><p>Yes, I hear you complain about them every day: Those millennials, they ask about vacation time in the first interview! They get a bad cold and disappear for days! They want my job after a week in their job! “Who do these …

Accidental marathon winner qualifies for Boston

Meredith Fitzmaurice had planned to run the half-marathon at the Run for Heroes in Amherstburg, Ont., but missed the turn and became the first woman …

Samsung exec admits Galaxy Gear smartwatch 'lacks something special'

In an unusual bout of frankness, a Samsung official has acknowledged that the Galaxy Gear smartwatch lacks, you know, whatever the Korean is for <i>je ne sais quoi</i>. As reported by the <i>Korea Times</i>, the unnamed official said:<p>"We've acknowledged that our Gear lacks something special. With more investment …

China reportedly just bought 5% of Ukraine (but the Ukrainian partner denies it)

<b>Update (9:21 a.m. ET):</b> Ukraine’s KSG Agro released a statement today, Sept. 24, denying reports that it had reached an agreement to sell 3 million hectares to a Chinese firm. Hong Kong’s South China Morning Post had reported a deal between KSG Agro and China’s Xinjiang Production and Construction …

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Obamacare Will Increase Health Spending By $7,450 For A Typical Family of Four

<i>UPDATE: At the bottom of this post, the author responds to criticism of his argument. Over at National Review, Avik Roy says the critics are missing the point of Conover’s post.</i><p>It was one of candidate Obama’s most vivid and concrete campaign promises. Forget about high minded (some might say high …

Dairy Queen employee receives international attention after act of altruism goes viral

MINNEAPOLIS — Joey Prusak was appalled when he saw a customer at the suburban Minneapolis Dairy Queen store where he works pick up someone else’s $20 …

Shake On It: New App Puts Legally Binding Documents At Your Fingertips

You’re at a networking event in San Francisco’s Mission District—or Manhattan’s Flatiron, it’s all the same—and you’re approached by a tall dark stranger. As he begins to tell you about his brilliant new startup, guaranteed to disrupt this global market or that one, he whips out his iPhone. “You …