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This 1 Mistake Will Get Your Cover Letter Tossed By Hiring Managers | Inc.com

Do hiring managers read cover letters? If you ask most job seekers today, they think not. That's because they apply online to dozens of jobs and never hear back. I've had more than a few job seekers tell me, "If the hiring manager read my cover letter, they'd know why I'm perfect for the job. I …

This invention butters bread 5 times faster than a knife and can cover 1,827 slices per hour

The Offundo is the bread buttering device you never knew you needed.<p>It has a single slot at the bottom, when dragged across the bread it lightly coats the slice. Due to the design, it administers a uniform 3 grams of butter per slice and can butter 87 loaves of bread in an hour.<p>Butter needs to be …

Man Booker prize 2017 longlist – in pictures

Man Booker prize 2017,Books,Culture,Fiction,Booker prize,Awards and prizes,Ali Smith,Sebastian Barry,Paul Auster,George Saunders,Mohsin Hamid,Arundhati Roy,Zadie Smith<p>Find out more about the 13 novels in contention this year for the most prestigious prize in the British books world

Books

10 essential books to read this summer

From humorous solo traveller tales to a novel set in a Parisian apartment block, Jude Brosnan from Stanford Books reviews 10 life-affirming books you …

Your favourite UK coastal walks: readers’ travel tips

From the west’s granite cliffs and stunning beaches to the calmer shores and vast estuaries of the east, the UK must be one of the world’s best locations for long or short hikes by the sea<p>The scenery is fantastic as you travel by train through mid-Wales and along the coast from Aberdovey to …

Hiking

The Best Affordable Concealers That Totally Rival More Expensive Ones

Drugstore concealers are pretty useful for one good reason: If you lose one, you won't feel devastated or guilty for having forked out a load of cash …

A French Style Icon Says Wearing This Can Age You

We're just going to put it out there: We want to be Inès de la Fressange when we grow up. The 59-year-old French model, designer, author and bona …

6 Small (but Effective) Ways to Detox Before Summer Hits

If you’re anything like us, you hear the word detox, and run for the hills. While we’re all about healthy eating, a diet consisting of just juice is …

Forget quick-fixes: here’s how to age smarter – and slower

Is it just me, or does the term ‘anti-ageing’ feel kind of wrong? Think about it: how can we be ‘anti’ something that is inevitable (sorry, folks: it is)? We can look youthful, yes. Feel young, big yes. But being ‘anti’ ageing? That’s always smacked of false hope to me. Trying to reverse ageing is …

Britain's 30 best pubs for weekend walks

The best rosé wines to drink during spring

Oh my, do we have the pick of the pinks! From France alone, there’s true diversity in rosé: pale, bone-dry, citrus-laced Provençals; strawberry-strewn Bordeaux merlot rosés; richer and lightly peppered Rhones; sweeter Rhones…<p>Spanish rosado delivers a refreshing, red cherry-drop tang, especially …

New Pixar Short Features Coco's Canine Star Dante

If you've watched the first trailer for Pixar's late 2017 release <i>Coco</i> (and if you haven't, there's a handy link at the bottom of the page), you will …

Dystopian dreams: how feminist science fiction predicted the future

From Mary Shelley to Margaret Atwood, feminist science fiction writers have imagined other ways of living that prompt us to ask, could we do things differently?<p>Margaret Atwood’s evergreen dystopian novel <i>The Handmaid’s Tale</i> is about to become a television drama. Published in 1985, it couldn’t feel …

Science Fiction

It's blooming spring! 22 great UK walks

Shake off the winter blues and enjoy longer, warmer days on one of these great country walks – all with pub stops – chosen by top British nature writers<p><b>20 more UK walks with pub pit stops</b><p><b>Length: 5 miles<br>Time: 2 hours<br>Start/finish: Nettlecombe (OS Explorer 117)<br>Grade: Moderate<br>Refuel: The Marquis of</b> …

Hiking

Is your make-up confident enough? The eight-point routine that will ensure the answer is yes

For a lot of us, make-up is our warpaint. While some need a full face of foundation to camouflage a stress-induced breakout, others rely on a slick of red lipstick and a healthy helping of concealer to disguise under-eye dark circles caused by lack of sleep. It’s no surprise, then, that we’re …

How to leave the supermarket with exactly the right amount of shopping and never waste a penny again

A new scheme to try and minimise the amount of waste produced by shoppers is due to be launched by some of Britain's biggest retailers later this year.<p>Signs warning shoppers not to waste food by providing reminders about sensible portion sizes and how to store food correctly will be erected in …

These Are The Must-Download Apps Of 2016

I'm usually a proponent of the fewer apps on your homescreen, the better. Otherwise, you're dealing with a cluttered screen or tons of folders trying …

The best crime books and thrillers of 2016

Mark Lawson finds murder in the Scottish Highlands, terror in Paris and visions of war at the Vatican<br>• Vote: What was your favourite book of the year?<p>Crime writing turned up in unexpected places this year. The usually mystery-sniffy Man Booker prize shortlist found a place for Graeme Macrae …

5 Historical Novels That Fantasy Fans Will Probably Love

The Romans occupied Britain for centuries, and now they’ve abandoned the land and its people to fend for themselves. While marauding Saxons, Irish …

Scientific selfie: the new skincare app that guesses your age - and then offers tailored beauty advice

It’s rare for a selfie to serve any purpose other than self-gratification, but now skincare company Olay has found a way to turn a quick snap into a diagnostic tool.<p>The Skin Advisor app, which has been available in the USA for a couple of months now and launches in the UK this week, analyses your …

Daily habits that sabotage your peace of mind

I used to wake up each morning and, before I'd even brushed my teeth, I would check my email. This often meant that the first thing I saw every day was a frantic message from my boss. Eventually, I realized I had to set a rule: I wouldn't check my email until after I finished my morning workout. …

Self-improvement

The Secret to Achieving Your Dreams No One Tells You About

A Stanford student announced that she had to drop out of the Happiness class. “When I asked her why, instructor Carole Pertofsky shared with me, she …

Self-Criticism

16 daily habits that are easy to practice and can significantly improve your life

In the Quora thread "What are some good 'mini habits' to practice each day?" readers shared the simple habits you should follow every day to become a happier, healthier, or more productive person.<p>The best part is, each one takes only about five minutes to complete.<p>Here are some of our favorites:<p>1. …

Mental Disorders

Things Your Future Self Will Thank You For!

You go along life either with some sort of intention or simply drifting with the tide. How do you plan for your future? Well, the answer is not just to look at where you want to be, but rather - who do I need to <b>become</b>, to live the life I always wanted. What kind of qualities, emotions and …

This Challah Is the Greatest Recipe of All Time

Julia Kramer's mom makes this challah by the dozen, and soon you will be, too.<p><i>You know those recipes we hold near and dear to our hearts because they really are the greatest of all time? Well, our Greatest Recipe of All Time series is where we wax poetic about them. Today, senior editor Julia</i> …

9 Tricks That'll Make You Actually Want To Eat A Packed Lunch

There are so many virtues to packing your own lunch ― it’s healthier, cheaper and all around smarter ― but that doesn’t mean that we all do it. While the effort is great, often times the execution isn’t. No one wants to eat a soggy sandwich out of a paper bag when a hot meal can be bought around …

Joe Wick's grilled salmon with avocado, feta and pumpkin seeds

Wow, talk about healthy fats . . . this one not only looks and tastes great but is also literally rammed with goodness.<p>REDUCED-CARB<p>SERVES<p>one<p>INGREDIENTS<p>drizzle of olive oil<br>• 1 x 240g salmon fillet, skin on<br>• 2 tbsp pumpkin seeds<br>• salt<br>• 1 avocado, peeled, de-stoned<br>• and roughly chopped<br>• ¼ red onion, finely …

Good Housekeeping

Good Housekeeping reaches an audience of 30+ million each month. In addition to the magazine brand, the Good Housekeeping Institute is the consumer …

Housekeeping

5 Most Popular Books of the Month: July, 2016

<i>We love to geek out with stats, and what could be better than using them to see which books Book Riot readers were most interested in? Below are the</i> …

Why Do Managers Treat Employees Like Children? Science Explains

This one thing terrifies the leader's brain more than anything--and triggers you into parent mode with employees.<p>There aren't many managers who, as they eat their morning Corn Flakes, think "How can I make my employees feel like children today?"<p>But parenting in the workplace occurs all too often.<p>As …

Employment