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5 Smart Ways to Boost Your Confidence in the Workplace

Credit<p>Everyone knows that competence is essential to workplace success, professional achievement and personal satisfaction. But without confidence, competence will only take you so far. In fact, one of the major things that limit many potential leaders from achieving their dreams or becoming …

Coconut Oil For Weight Loss: 5 Lifestyle Tips for Using The Superfood | shopswell

I know it's hard to hard to believe that eating more fat can help you lose weight, but it's true! Coconut oil has a unique combination of fatty acids …

Ambassador to UAE 'deeply regrets' Ohio arrest of man in traditional garb

Businessman Ahmed al-Menhali was detained outside a hotel after a caller wrongly suspected he had links to Isis<p>The American ambassador to the United Arab Emirates expressed regret on Monday over the handcuffing of an Emirati man dressed in traditional clothing who was detained in Ohio over …

The best body language to use in your online-dating profile, according to science

She noticed his photo, she said in a recent talk at the 92Y in New York City, because he was positioned "in the most extreme 'power pose' imaginable."<p>"Power pose" is a term that Cuddy coined in her 2012 TED Talk, and it describes an expansive posture that can make you feel more powerful and …

How To Invest Your IRA Money In Whatever The Heck You Want

Natali Morris Blog<p>Most people think that an IRA is for buying stocks or stock-based funds. Not true! You can use your IRA money to invest in whatever …

Retirement

Before and After Post-Processing of Travel and Fine Art Photography

Peter Stewart is an internationally published photographer that specialized in travel and fine art photography. To understand how to take awesome …

Tutorials

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7 Must-Try Sandwiches That Are to Die For

More by Tiffany<p>I am a huge sandwich person, especially in summer when the kids are out of school. I also love sandwiches I can make in a Crock Pot …

Sandwiches

Italian Food Fans Will Go Crazy for This Tuscan Angel Hair Pasta

Teaser: There's chicken and bacon.<p>Whether I'm cooking a classic carbonara or spicy ragu, I mean business when it comes to pasta. Plus, I'm part Italian; I grew up shoveling my grandma's red sauce into my mouth as quickly as possible. This latest recipe was actually inspired for Valentine's Day date …

How to Eat, Train, Work, and Sleep Better

There has to be a better way. And there is—to eat, train, work, and sleep. It starts with asking the right questions of the world's top experts (we did that part) and ends with you making some simple changes to your daily habits. The result: a whole new level of performance, productivity, health, …

This Android Wear Update Turns Your Device Into The Dick Tracy Watch

New speaker support in the OS makes smartwatch video messaging apps like Glide far more compelling.<p>Google is adding speaker support in a new update to its smartwatch OS, Android Wear, which will make Android watches act a lot more like the fabled “2-way Wrist Radio” worn by Dick Tracy.<p>Android Wear …

Apps

Spotify users can now listen to music on Amazon Echo

Echo, Amazon's voice-controlled, wireless home speaker, can now play your Spotify tunes.<p>The new feature, available for Spotify Premium subscribers in …

5 Stovetop Steak Recipes for When It's Too Cold to Grill

There's no beating a juicy, charred steak that's been kissed by live fire on the grill. But when temperatures drop below freezing, the idea of …

Red Beans and Rice Recipe

I used to spend a lot of time in Lousiana, and these are just like I remember. Great for the slow cooker! Budget friendly and delicious!<p>Modified …

As oil plunges, energy companies cut jobs, postpone projects

LONDON (AP) — The world's biggest oil companies are slashing jobs and backing off major investments as the price of crude falls to new lows — and …

The Easiest French Toast Recipe For When You Have Zero Time

"Forget 'Bout It" French Toast is an ideal recipe for those without a lot of time but have plenty of mouths to feed. You simply mix your ingredients, place your casserole dish in the refrigerator overnight, put it in the oven in the morning and voila, your "forget 'bout it" french toast is ready to …

9 Family Dinners You Can Whip Up After Work

Family meals are for bonding over good food and shouldn't require hours of planning, shopping and cooking. From <i>Pan Seared Salmon with Soy Mustard Glaze</i> to <i>Easy Garlic Butter Shrimp</i>, these nine recipes are perfect for when you need to hit the kitchen running.<p><b>1. Pan-Seared Salmon with Soy Mustard Glaze</b><p>…

Are Banana Peels the Secret to Weight Loss?

Besides the annoyance of searching out a trash can at a charity ride rest stop, we're guessing you seldom spend much time thinking about banana peels, let alone consider eating them. But this overlooked "food waste," a culinary staple in places like India and the Caribbean, not only transforms …

Nutrition

New Dietary Guidelines for Americans: Watch your sugar, but enjoy the eggs and coffee

For all you health-conscious eaters who have your eggs and coffee with a side order of guilt, get ready to celebrate the latest government advice: It's OK to eat foods rich in cholesterol, drink as many as five cups of joe daily and enjoy a range of long-disparaged fats.<p>That pronouncement is part …

Nutrition

More job cuts expected for oil workers in 2016

Explosive job growth in the oil and gas sector propped up the U.S. economy for several years in the wake of the recession, as the fracking revolution put American energy workers back to work.<p>But 2015 was the year that job gains in the energy sector came to a screeching halt as rock-bottom oil …

Iranian oil barrels still in play: Strategist

Missile testing isn't going to stop the Iranian oil barrels from hitting the market, said RBC Capital Market's Helima Croft on Thursday.<p>On the last …

Congressional Leaders Agree to Lift 40-Year Ban on Oil Exports

Accord is a key component to deal on tax, spending legislation<p>WASHINGTON—In a move considered unthinkable even a few months ago, congressional leaders have agreed to lift the nation’s 40-year-old ban on oil exports, a historic action that reflects political and economic shifts driven by a boom in …

Oil & Gas Industry

Oil Export Ban Is The Last Hurdle for Major Government Spending Deal

Congressional leaders are engaged in a high-stakes partisan staring contest over lifting the 40-year-old ban on U.S. oil exports. With government …

Strong earthquake in Afghanistan kills more than 150 people

Earthquakes,Pakistan,Afghanistan,South and Central Asia,India,Natural disasters and extreme weather,World news<p>Early reports suggest extensive damage in mountainous areas from powerful quake also felt in Pakistan and India<p>A major earthquake has hit Afghanistan, northern Pakistan and parts of India, …

Natural Disasters

Falling oil prices prompt sharp rise in layoffs

<b>DALLAS --</b> In the oil industry, as always, boom has gone to bust.<p>Oil prices have fallen to the lowest in years -- $46 a barrel on Friday -- and have …

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