Shannon Tuohy

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Why Your Job Search Isn't Working -- And How To Fix It

Dear Liz,<p>I’m job hunting, but it’s not going well. I’ve been sending out resumes for months. I’ve filled out 42 online job applications and I’ve only had two interviews. What am I doing wrong?<p>Thanks,<p>Jerry<p>Dear Jerry,<p>Blasting out resumes and filling out job applications are the two worst ways to get …

Employment

6 inspirational podcasts that will help you achieve your goals in a healthy and practical way

I’m always on the hunt for a new podcast to add to my feed, which is usually full of serialized crime shows, historical podcasts, daily news briefs …

Self-improvement

These 22 sketches make complicated financial concepts simple enough to fit on a napkin

Tina Hay doesn't think in numbers.<p>In 2002, enrolled in a finance class while pursuing her MBA from Harvard Business School, she realized that her classmates who came from the world of banking and consulting were acing the coursework without a problem, while she struggled to master the concepts …

Personal Finance

22 Books Highly Recommended by Successful People

People who achieve the most in life are often voracious readers.<p>People who achieve the most in life are keen on self-improvement, which is why they're also often voracious readers. Here are some excellent titles to check out, recommended by nearly two dozen successful executives.<p>1. <i>You Are a Badass</i> …

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10 business classes you can take online for free

In 2018, the average salary for a recent business school graduate will be roughly $150,000, according to The Financial Times.<p>While the payoffs for …

Online Education

Yale has made its most popular class available online for free

“Students want to change, to be happier themselves, and to change the culture here on campus,” she said. "If we see good habits, things like students …

Starting a new job soon? The tip that changed my life

<b>Here’s a tip that my mentor told me a few years ago before I started my most recent role and it CHANGED. MY. LIFE.</b><p><b>I report to the CEO</b> of the company …

4 Anti-Inflammatory Proteins That Will Help You Get Flat Abs Fast, According To Nutritionists

No one wants to feel like they’ve been restricted to eating only “diet food. It sounds unappealing. But there is real science behind cutting down on …

Nutrition

The Most Successful B2B Organizations in Social Media Marketing

According to a survey conducted recently, most of the businesses in the United Kingdom alone are using the marketing tool for social media, with the

Graphic Design Series Shows Which Fonts Your Favorite Logos Use

Unless you’re a dedicated design geek, you probably can’t recognize the fonts used in the logos of some of the most recognizable companies in the …

13 Products People Who Don't Eat Meat Or Dairy Actually Swear By

Available on Amazon and completely suitable for the vegan or vegetarian in your life.<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time</i> …

Bob Harper's Favorite No-Equipment, Total-Body, Do-Anywhere Workout Moms Will Love

Proof you don't need fancy equipment or hours of free time to tackle an effective workout that will give you real results.<p>Walk into any full-size gym and there are more free weights and machines than most people know what to do with. There are kettlebells and resistance bands, battle ropes, and …

30-Day Countdown to a Flat Belly By Summer

The official start of summer is about ten weeks away but if you aren’t in tip-top shape just yet there’s no need to worry. Why? Because by making a …

Instead of stealing instruments, musicians turn to Splice

“The percentage of Top 40 music made with our platform blows my mind,” says Splice co-founder Steve Martocci. He tells me about some bedroom music producers who were “working at Olive Garden until they put sounds on Splice .” Soon they quit their jobs because they were earning enough from artists …

Music Production

This Pharrell-Assisted Video’s Use of Split-Screen Will Blow Your Mind

<b>WHAT:</b> A mind-bending new music video from Cassius, featuring Pharrell Williams and Cat Power.<p><b>WHO:</b> Paris-based director Alexandre Courtes.<p><b>WHY WE CARE:</b> A cassette tape and a car. An ironing board and the Swiss Alps. A butterfly and an elephant. Things that do not go together at all have a way of …

Jigsaw Puzzles

Hear Nas’ Gritty, Soulful New Song From Netflix’s ‘The Get Down’

Nas surveys the rise of a deadly drug on “Angel Dust,” his new song from Season Two of Netflix drama <i>The Get Down</i>. Over soulful backing vocals and …

Rap & Hip-Hop

50 Of The Best Healthy Dessert Recipes Of All Time

All the sweetness, without all that extra junk.<p>There’s no getting around it, sooner or later the craving for something sweet is going to hit. And when it does, be ready with the best healthy dessert recipes out there. Sure, a little indulgence here and there doesn’t hurt, but eating these healthy …

Google’s new app turns your ugly doodles into art

Most of us aren’t talented artists, so if I ever need a graphic for some project I’ll usually resort to finding clipart on the web. But that might be a problem of the past thanks to Google’s new AutoDraw tool, which turns your ugly doodles into clean graphics.<p>It’s incredibly simple to use, and a …

Graphics

Why Ad Agencies Shouldn’t Fear Facebook’s Creative Shop

Forget competition. Chief creative officer Mark D’Arcy just wants to be friends.<p>Back in January, Chevrolet launched its “New Year, New Roads” campaign, which swerved away from traditional car ad territory to instead endeavor to help people make and keep their New Year’s resolutions. First there was …

6 Ways to Enhance Your Problem Solving Skills

So what can you do to enhance your problem solving skills?<p>You don’t have to be super smart to be a problem solver, you just need practice.<p>Most people …

7 Things Great Bosses Tell Their Employees Every Single Day

Leaders have the power to get their people super motivated--or not.<p>Ever wondered what the best bosses whisper to their employees to get them motivated and glad to be working every single day? Here's your chance to find out.<p>1. "I trust you."<p>These three words tell your employees that you believe in …

Employment

Income

Retirement<p>These states offer unique tax benefits for their long-term citizens.<p>Taxes<p>Taxes are often a deterrent from investing and saving. These …

These 3 Social Media Fixes Will Totally Change Your Strategy (and Boost Sales)

Most companies do social media marketing, but very few do the basics well.<p>Social media marketing--the use of social media platforms and websites to promote a product or service--has been "a thing" for about 10 years. Surprisingly, most companies struggle to do it well, usually because they haven't …

Social Media

Recruiter shares 5 tips to acing a job interview at Google

Today over at the Recruitring Blog, Sujay Maheshwari published a very interesting email. In it, a Google recruiter reportedly shares the five key components of acing a project manager (PM) interview. Granted, this is specific to a PM, but the tidbits within offer valuable insight to anyone applying …

17 ways to become a more interesting person

You don't have to be a billionaire, or a CEO, or an astronaut to hold people's attention — you can just be you.<p>It's a question of knowing how to highlight the traits that make you different from the person next to you.<p>Over on Quora, dozens of people have answered the question, "How do I become a …

The Best Way to Start Your Day for Maximum Creative Energy

Avoid the temptation to do those pesky, urgent yet quick things first. It would kill your creativity. Instead, do this.<p>It happened to me again, just this morning. Following my system for generating creative ideas, I got out of bed and walked two miles at a brisk pace and steep incline on the …

Creativity

Baker raises $3.5 million to become a ‘Salesforce for pot’

As the legal cannabis industry grows in the U.S., competition for customers is heating up. Now, a startup called Baker Technologies has raised $3.5 million to become a “Salesforce for pot.”<p>The company’s software helps marijuana dispensaries bring in new customers and inspire customer loyalty, …

Cannabis

18 Underrated TV Shows You Should Be Watching

You'll thank us later.<p>To find out where these shows are available in your region check out JustWatch.

How Hiring Managers Expect You to Answer These Annoying Job Interview Questions

Job interviews are nerve-wracking enough as it is, then the hiring manager hits you with something like, “tell me about a time you dealt with a …

Employment

12 Podcasts That Will Make You a Better Leader

Leadership is unlocking people's potential to become better.<p>Podcasts continue to grow in popularity as a convenient way to stay on top of all kinds of topics. As a result, the field is becoming steadily more crowded--a recent check of iTunes showed more than 100 podcasts with the word <i>leadership</i> in …

Self-improvement