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15 Organization Tips For A Way More Functional Bathroom Situation

Remember: shelving units are your friends.<p><i>This post was translated from French.</i>

10 Entry Level Work-From Home Jobs

If you want to telecommute, but don't have a big resume, check these jobs out.<p>If you are like many people, you'd love to work at home. The problem is in finding a good, work at home job. Often, telecommuting jobs that don't require extensive experience are stuck in the customer service realm. Those …

5 Easy Freezer Marinades Perfect for Chicken or Pork

While marinades are brilliant at turning cuts of meat that can often dry out when cooked into flavorful, moist meals, it's easy to forget to plan …

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 …

How To Turn Soba Noodles Into Your Dream Dinner

Give it up for the buckwheat, y'all.<p>When it comes to comforting noodle dishes, many people turn to pasta for baked ziti and lasagna. We have another option to suggest: soba noodles.<p>Soba noodles are traditionally buckwheat noodles ― soba is Japanese for buckwheat ― but not all are 100 percent …

Recipes

6 job-hunting sites you should know if you're looking for your next big thing

One of the most stressful aspects of hunting for a job is knowing where to search and determining whether the platform you use is really a legitimate …

Lemony Chicken and Spinach Soup

Inspired by Greek avgolemono, this recipe yields a creamy, comforting, bright bowl of soup that delivers everything we want when feeling a little …

10 qualities hiring managers say you must have to land that job

And how to tackle the most important part of the interview<p>Treat interview prep like a job.<p>Nearly half (49%) of hiring decision makers say that being …

Three Resume Trends That Are Actually Worth Following And Two That Aren’t

You shouldn’t treat all trends equally.<p>In our fast-paced world, trends are constantly coming and going, whether you’re talking about the latest music, fashion, or toys (I’m lookin’ at you, fidget spinners). And this doesn’t just occur in the realm of pop culture–it also occurs in the job seeking …

The Top 15 Hearty Crockpot Soup Recipes You Need for Fall

The spicy combination of chicken breast, sweet potatoes, and quinoa will fill you up for dinner. This hearty recipe can also be more of a chili than …

Top 10 websites for Programmers to learn coding

Kaplan Has Nearly 100 Work-from-Home Jobs Open with Full Benefits

As a company that connects people to educational resources, Kaplan understands the value of remote work. The test prep company features online …

You Can Actually Rent an Entire Irish Pub on Airbnb

When searching through the thousands of homes available on Airbnb, we tend to look to the amenities. And while a pool, patio, or access to a private …

Duke Energy: Smarter And Brighter

Investment Thesis<p>I'm long Duke Energy Corporation (DUK) because it is a large, diversified utility that is both stable and forward-looking. Its …

Not even remotely possible

Down with the tyranny of geography. Down with commuting, “the daily activity most injurious to human happiness.” Down with allegedly “collaborative” open floor plans built such that “high-level executives […] are exempt from this collaborative environment.” Up with more time, greater flexibility, …

Remote Working

The war on food waste has a new weapon: a £99 fridge camera

Phone app offers households savings for a fraction of the cost of a top-of-the-range smart fridge<p>The world’s first wireless fridge camera goes on sale in the UK next month aimed at helping households slash food waste by being able to check exactly what they have in their refrigerator at any time.<p>As …

Food Waste

Here's How to Save the Planet and Make a Profit

You don't have to be Captain Planet to save the planet for future generations -- and you can make a profit doing it.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It took just four days in 2016 for a river in northern Canada to dry up completely; painted crosswalks in New Dehli melted …

Sustainability

10 ridiculously smart questions you should ask in a job interview

In a crowded job market, the last thing you want in a job interview to be is forgettable.<p>Yet people do it every day with this one mistake: not asking …

Canadian Solar Inc. in 3 Charts

Canadian Solar is a growth machine, but that growth could come at a cost.<p><b>Canadian Solar</b> (NASDAQ:CSIQ) is one of the world's biggest solar …

Solar Power

How to write the perfect cover letter, according to experts

Cover letters might seem quaint in an era when you're almost always applying for jobs online — and the first reader of your application may be a …

Employment

11 Top Positive Psychology Books That Will Improve Your Work and Life

The positive psychology movement is known for helping people improve their happiness, well-being, and productivity. This remarkable and practical book list will help you do just that.<p>The "positive psychology" field has been around for decades, but in the past several years, thanks to some notable …

Why businesses care about sustainability and are hiring people for it, too

<i>This article is published in partnership with:</i><p>In today’s rocky environment — thanks to a double-whammy of climate change and political upheaval — …

Here Are Your Favorite Dishes You've Probably Never Heard Of

Know your way around the basics? We're here to help you to the next level<p>They say variety is the spice of life. And while we, as creatures of habit, …

18 Recipes for Eating Well (and Feeling Strong!) During Ramadan

Muslims around the world look forward to the month of Ramadan, a time within the holy calendar not only to restrict yourself from food and drink from sunup to sundown, but also to reflect and refocus. For 30 days, we get up before the sunrise for a meal and the first prayer of the day, and fast …

China completed the world’s biggest floating solar energy farm

This week, media welcomed the completion of what may well be the world's largest floating solar farm, in the eastern Anhui province. The 40 MW installation sits on a flooded coal-mining town, which adds a kind of poetic element to the story - a shift away from coal and to solar and wind. But poetry …

Renewable Energy

The Secret to Finding Your Passion Is the Opposite of What You've Been Told

To discover your future, look to the past.<p>Like many Millennials, I was told I could become whatever I wanted to be when I grew up. Before the age of ten I cycled through dreams of acting, singing, and becoming a veterinary pharmacist (true story).<p>Trying to find my passion was a near-obsession that …

20 Behavioral Interview Questions to Test If Job Candidates Have High Motivation

Selecting the right interview questions plays a key factor in hiring the right people, as well as weeding out the bad apples.<p>Hiring managers spend countless, wasted hours, asking the wrong interview questions to determine the right job or culture fit in a candidate; many of them end up as mis-hires …

The Power Of Data: How Software Is Helping Keep Iceland’s Lights On

There are many reasons to visit Iceland. This former Viking stronghold is now the most peaceful country and home to the happiest and most literate …

Renewable Energy

11 Summer Recipes You Can Make in a Slow-Cooker

When I think of slow-cookers, I automatically think of warm winter soups and stews. In fact, I associate slow-cooker recipes so heavily with winter …

Swell Lets You Invest A Little Cash In Solving Big Problems

For just $500, a new startup lets you put money in funds made up of companies solving specific world issues like renewable energy or clean water.<p>If you don’t like the fact that your 401(k) invests some of your money in, say, gun manufacturers or fossil fuel companies (Vanguard, for example, has …