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‘MindGamers’ Trailer: Sci-Fi Thriller Explores Hacking the Human Brain — Watch

The film follows a group of young students that create a wireless neural network.<p>What if you could hack the human brain? What if it were possible for …

The best afternoon tea NYC has to offer

Indulging in afternoon tea NYC-style is for those who fancy a scone or crumpet alongside a piping hot kettle of tea as a midday pick-me-up. For nap …

Tea

new Brooklyn Bazaar opens in September (initial live music schedule)

The new location of <b>Brooklyn Bazaar</b> (the old Polonaise Terrace space on Manhattan Ave at Greenpoint Ave) will open its doors on Friday, September 9. …

Live Music

There’s a floating farm docked in the Bronx

Putting a nautical spin on locavore eating, Swale, according to its creators, is “dedicated to rethinking and challenging New York City's connection …

New York City

The most iconic and famous restaurants in NYC

New Yorkers are lucky—in the ever-churning sea of buzzy newcomers, some of our most beloved old warhorses are happily still kicking around all these …

Dining Rooms

The Right Way to Spend a Weekend in Paris (According to a Paris Resident)

While the Eurostar trip from St Pancras International to Gare du Nord will be getting some upgrades over the next year or two (including some new …

New York’s Museum of Ice Cream Is Our Dream Home

Inside the whimsical new pop-up that’s taking Manhattan by storm<p>I scream, you scream: New York’s coolest pop-up, the Museum of Ice Cream, opens today in the Meatpacking District—a sweet reprieve from the heat wave that has overtaken the city this summer. Dedicated to the season’s tastiest treat, …

10 insider tips for navigating New York like a pro

NYC may be a pretty straightforward grid, but that doesn't mean it's always easy to get where you're going. From hidden codes to handy mnemonic …

Google Maps

All the free museums days in NYC you should know about

In many major cities around the world, museums are government funded, which means entry is free. Alas, this is not the case with New York City’s …

Frank Lloyd Wright

All Your Nordic Fantasies Will Come True at The Great Northern Food Hall, a Claus Meyer Joint in GCT

Danish celebrity chef/cookbook author <b>Claus Meye</b>r quietly debuted his ambitious food hall inside Grand Central Terminal's Vanderbilt Hall this week. The <b>Great Northern Food Hall</b>has five pavilions specializing in different dishes and drinks. You can get open-faced sandwiches, sweet pastries, coffee, …

new Brooklyn Night Bazaar taking over Polonaise Terrace space in Greenpoint, opening in August

Back in March, we mentioned that the organizers behind the much-missed Brooklyn Night Bazaar were working on securing a new venue so that they could …

Lush landscape in the Brooklyn Navy Yard opens to the public for the first time in 90 years

Behind a fence for 90 years, the former Naval Hospital Cemetery at the Brooklyn Navy Yard was inaccessible to the public.<p>Now, for the first time in …

U.S. Marines

Testing Out an Insane Photoshop Hack to Get Rid of Tourists

On January 16, Reddit user OmerRAnderson posted a tip from Imgur about how to delete the pesky tourists from travel photos. According to the …

France

‘All Women Have Periods’: Incredibly strange instructional video from 1979

Back in his Channel 101 days, Dan Harmon learned of the wisdom of Joseph Campbell and would preach the building blocks of storytelling constantly. …

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Job Interviews – Don’t Ruin your Chances of Success!

So, you’ve been searching for the perfect job for a while and you’ve finally found the one that you really want. You apply and get an interview and …

How to Get a Job with Your Dream Employer | Official LinkedIn Blog

<i>Editor’s Note: Last week, we announced LinkedIn’s 100 Most InDemand Employers, a set of rankings based on our massive professional dataset. We are</i> …

Emails That Land Jobs: The Best Way To Shine In A Follow-Up Note

110.<p>That’s how many emails most “working professionals” send and receive every day.<p>The bad news? <b></b>That’s a whole lot of noise—and it can feel difficult to pop out from the pile, especially when you’re trying to lock down a new job opportunity.<p>The good news? Most emails are poorly written, awkward, …

The 1 Thing You Must Do In Every Job Interview

I recently interviewed an excellent candidate for a position at our growing startup, Likeable Local. The woman had an incredible resume, an …

How to Dress for Success Today

I'm warning you: Based on conversations about this topic at my office, you may find this post to be controversial - you may totally disagree with me. …

Stop Using These 16 Terms to Describe Yourself

Picture this. You meet someone new. "What do you do?" she asks.<p>"I'm an architect," you say.<p>"Oh, really?" she answers. "Have you designed any …

What Drives Employees to Work Hard? | Inc.com

Workers who are passionate about their jobs don't care as much about money. They'll come early and stay late, without expecting overtime pay. Right?<p>That's one theory. But it may not be true. For decades, labor economists have argued about what motivates workers--and how that affects compensation.<p>In …

Employee Engagement

3 Rules Of Thumb To Make Sure You Don't Overlook A Great Idea

This is based on an informal survey of business school professors I know, but I am willing to bet real research would yield the same results.<p>The professors say:<p>1. It is easier to teach entrepreneurship to graduate students, than the CEOs who attend their executive education classes.<p>2. But it easier …

Get People To Say “Yes” With One Simple Conversational Trick

There are lots of techniques for becoming more persuasive, but perhaps the simplest, most practical technique is the “But You Are Free” method. A review of 42 psychology studies (on 22,000 people) suggests this technique could double the chances someone would say “yes” to you. Read on to see how …