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6 Ways to Screen Job Candidates for Strategic Thinking

Every organization needs strategic thinkers. In a 2013 Management Research Group survey, when executives were asked to select the leadership behaviors that were most critical to their organization’s future success, 97% of the time they chose being strategic.<p>This is because people who are able to …

Management

11 Mistakes People Always Make When They Negotiate Their Salaries

Most hires make mistakes in salary negotiations, and they're costly.<p><i>What is the worst mistake you can make in salary negotiations? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by James Altucher, Blogger,</b> …

Employment

10 Books That Bill Gates Wants You to Read to Become as Successful as Him

Ever heard the quote “learners are earners”? Bill Gates certainly has. He strives to read a book a week. No one is questioning his ability to earn! …

Forget About Setting Goals. Focus On This Instead.

We all have things that we want to achieve in our lives -- getting into the better shape, building a successful business, raising a wonderful family, writing a best-selling book, winning a championship, and so on.<p>And for most of us, the path to those things starts by setting a specific and …

12 Terrific iPad Games For Honing Critical Thinking Skills

Developing critical thinking skills turns lessons from a mere relaying of facts into a conversation by which students begin to understand their …

12 Money Rules to Live By

Sometimes one-size-fits-all advice works just fine.<p>One-size-fits-all financial advice isn’t supposed to work. We’re all as unique as snowflakes, so …

Personal Finance

Success is not a matter of luck—it’s an algorithm

<i>This article originally appeared on Medium.</i><p>How does someone like Jack Dorsey go from a 14-year-old computer science nerd to serial entrepreneur, the …

Self-improvement

6 research-backed secrets to permanently changing your habits

We all want to get to the gym, be more productive, be kinder to our loved ones… and then we don't do it. Why?<p>Well, building solid personal habits can be hard.<p>In fact, research shows it takes an average of 66 days to build a new good habit.<p>From Oliver Burkeman's Help! How to be slightly happier and …

Friday cocktail recipe: the corpse reviver

Want to add a frisson to your halloween bar?<p>Portobello Road Gin has created a cocktail that's potent enough to revive even the most comatose zombie. …

Cocktails

You Have to See This Outrageous $31 Million Wedding

Just a simple affair with a holographic castle, a custom Dior gown, and a $1.5 million ring.<p>If you're bored with the options for weddings at your local banquet halls and just so happen to have a cool $31 million collecting dust under the sofa, why not try throwing a mega bash like Chinese star …

Weddings

Someone found these two huskies abandoned at a dog park with the saddest of notes

HelloGiggles may receive compensation for some links to products and services in this email. Offers may be subject to change without notice.<p>TO …

How To Answer 'Why Do You Want To Work Here?'

Why do interviewers so often ask “Why do you want to work here?” You’re on an interview to figure out whether you want to work there, or not. You can’t possibly answer the question “Why do you want to work here?” until you actually know that you do!<p>This is just another variation of the “Grovel, …

15 Interviewing Tips That Convert to Job Offers

One of the philosophies that our recruiters adhere to is that if, as a candidate, you’re going to attend an interview, you might as well perform at 110% during the meeting. Regardless of the individuals whom you’re interviewing with or the level of job you’re pursuing, the recruiting team at KAS …

Employment

15 secrets from recruiters on how to get hired

• “It is important for candidates to have passion. No matter which department you’re in, your passion for what you do is essential. The more you love …

If I Die on Mars

Project Manage Your Life

More and more companies are adopting software and product development frameworks like Agile, Scrum, and Kanban — which promote quick, iterative, lean production — to deliver higher quality products, faster. These methods help teams produce rapid, continuous improvements, via daily face-to-face …

Project Management

25 Cheap and Easy 3-Ingredient Smoothie Recipes

Fire up your blenders, folks! Smoothies are a quick and convenient way to get a blast of nutrients, including protein, carbs and vitamins A, B, C and …

Want to Get Hired? 5 Highly Insightful Questions to Ask the Interviewer

While you certainly have questions you like to ask (like these three), and maybe you ask one question to identify a superstar... if you’re an …

Employment

Well-Hungover: The Drinking Man's Guide to Surviving the Morning After Photos | GQ

<b>Follow the Doctor's Orders</b><p>What do you learn after treating 11,000 train wrecks? How to avoid them. We talked to Dr. Jason Burke of Hangover Heaven (read about his treatments here) about the best ways to stay hangover free.<p><b>Don't go to sleep.</b><p>At least not right away. “When you pass out, your organs …

Lake of Dreams

10 Life Lessons to Excel in Your 30s

A couple weeks ago I turned 30. Leading up to my birthday I wrote a post on what I learned in my 20s.<p>But I did something else. I sent an email out to …

Self-improvement

How to Write a Résumé That Stands Out

The resume: there are so many conflicting recommendations out there. Should you keep it to one page? Do you put a summary up top? Do you include personal interests and volunteer gigs? This may be your best chance to make a good first impression, so you’ve got to get it right.<p><b>What the Experts Say</b> …

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Tuscany by Car

<b>Tuscany by Car</b> includes extensive insider information rarely found in other travel guides on attractions, lodging, restaurants, hiking, bicycling, …

7 Reasons to Rediscover Florence

Travelers are always dreaming of up-and-coming cities in Europe to tackle—Cardiff and Dresden come to mind—but when was the last time you visited a …

How to do Florence on a Budget

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