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Take the Addiction Out of Smoking

Imagine a world in which teenagers who experiment with cigarettes never make a habit of smoking them. This is a future the Food and Drug Administration envisions with its bold new plan to rid cigarettes of most of their nicotine, the substance that makes them so highly addictive.<p>It's an intriguing …

FDA

What Google Already Knows About Candidates Will Transform the Way You Hire

Google for Jobs will actually make job boards and career sites much more effective.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You’ve likely heard a bit about Google’s splash into the deep end of the job search pool. As the recognized authority in search, Google is a natural to …

How to tell if someone is lying to you, according to researchers

Relationships<p>It’s our conscious biases and decision making skills that interfere with the natural ability to detect deception. Here are the nonverbal clues that can reveal someone isn’t telling the truth.<p>If you claim that you never lie, well, you’re a liar.<p>Those little white lies are slipping out …

Psychology

Writing Clean Code

I recently started a new job. With every new job comes a new codebase. This is probably my twentieth job. So I've seen a lot of …

How to Create a Strong Password

The U.S. government recently revamped its password recommendations, abandoning its endorsement of picking a favorite phrase and replacing a couple …

3 In-Demand Jobs That Let You Work Remotely

Staying at home for your job has some major advantages, and it's more possible than it ever has been.<p>For many people, working from home represents …

The good software development manifesto

Much has already been written and much will be written about James Damore and his “The Google Manifesto.” (I’ve also written about how organizations …

Announcing Angular’s Component Dev Kit — Components Without Angular Material (not the Angular Dev Kit!)

Angular’s ADK (Angular Dev Kit) was announced at Ng-Conf earlier this year, but the fun doesn’t stop with the innovation of the Angular team!<p>Just a …

Free: A Crash Course in Design Thinking from Stanford’s Design School

If you ask a few of today's youngsters what they want to do when they grow up, the word "design" will almost certainly come up more than once. Ask …

Increase Traffic to Your Website With These 18 Unusual Tactics

Do you struggle to bring people to your website?I know the feeling.For years, I struggled to build traffic myself. It seemed like no matter what I …

149,513 Emails Are Sent Every Minute: Here's How to Get Someone to Read Yours

Every minute of every day, 149,513 emails are sent, according to a recent report by Smart Insights. And If that's not intimidating enough, 29 million WhatsApp messages <i>a minute</i> are transmitted...448,800 tweets tweeted <i>every sixty seconds</i>, along with 3.3 million Facebook posts every minute of every …

Customers

President Trump Should Be Afraid of This Climate Change Report

Scientists leaked it because they thought his administration would suppress it.<p>Scientists at 13 federal agencies have released a landmark report detailing how man-made climate change is happening and how we're already feeling its effects. The average temperature "has risen rapidly and drastically …

Trump's nonstop lies may be a far darker problem than many realize

At a speech in Harrisburg, Pa., on April 29Carolyn Kaster/AP<p>Looking for news you can trust?<br>Subscribe to our free newsletters.<p>“26 hours, 29 Trumpian …

Why Google for Jobs Is a Total Game Changer for Recruiters, Employers, and Job Sites

The company recently unveiled its new Google For Jobs feature, designed to better connect job seekers with the right positions and companies.<p>Job hunting?<p>Google's got you covered.<p>What Exactly is Google For Jobs?<p>Google For Jobs builds on the Google Cloud Jobs API, released in November.<p>According to …

The Best Homepage Designs on the Internet and How to Copy Them

People have been predicting the “death of the homepage” for years.But the homepage will never go away.Each site needs a front door to welcome its new …

How Do Colors Influence Website User Engagement?

422737 / Pixabay<p>Besides defining your brand, color grabs attention, conveys the right emotions, and also helps illustrate the hierarchy of page …

UI Design

The 10 Unexpected Interview Questions That Will Get You a Better Job

Serial creative entrepreneur Tina Roth Eisenberg dishes on the 10 critical questions she asks every job candidate.<p>With nearly a half million followers on Twitter and another 100,000 on Etsy, Tina Roth Eisenberg is a bit of a legend in creative circles. Swiss-born, her design blog--aptly named …

My single best tip for a job interview

In fifteen years writing this newsletter, the single best tip I’ve given, that has come back to me over, and over, and over again, is this:<p>When it …

Learn To Speak Cat

In the newest episode of Simon's Cat Logic, we get some insight into the language of cats. No, not LOLspeak, that's an internet language. This is …

How to Write Killer Emails That Actually Drive Results

Every client that I work with has his or her own unique problems, but they all have one thing in common.Can you guess what it is?Regardless of …

4 'Cons' of Working From Home

At more small businesses, any watercooler chat takes place in a messaging app. Staff meetings are held via Skype. There might not even be an office.<p>Having a remote staff can be a good fit for many companies. Among the upsides: It expands the pool of job candidates, and lowers a company's overhead …

Employment

Never Run Out of Blog Post Ideas With These Simple Steps

I write multiple articles <i>each day</i>.And these aren’t fluffy, 500-word posts, either.Instead, they’re 2,500+ words after at least a few hours spent …

Go Beyond All-Star: How to Create an Extraordinary LinkedIn Profile

If you received All-Star status on LinkedIn, I hate to burst your balloon. But that lofty rating has very little to do with how successful you’ll be …

Algorithms

The 20 most in-demand jobs that pay over $100,000

For these jobs, the competition is fierce.<p>The jobs site Glassdoor has a rundown of the top 20 jobs that earn over $100,000—and face stiff …

Employment

The Most Effective Method to Get Someone to Do What You Want

Use the "scales of influence" model to persuade people to do what you want--while thinking that it's their idea.<p>Contrary to popular opinion, human beings don't resist change. We all, however, resist being changed.<p>We have no problem stretching our own comfort zone, but we each throw up our defenses …

20 Things the Most Valued Employees Do Every Day

From buying into the leader's vision to sharing good information, here are the essential traits of the best employees.<p>Think about the best boss you've ever had. Now, think about the kind of employee that boss valued most.<p>Regardless of who that employee was, I think I can probably describe him or …

4 Key Steps to Finding — and Snagging — Your Dream Job

One Small Thing<p>Skip the job boards, it's all about a referral. Follow these 4 foolproof ways to get one.<p>Fill in the blank: This type of applicant is 15 times more likely to be hired than an applicant from a job board.<p>Did we pique your interest? The answer to intriguing question is someone who is …

Employment

HTML Canvas Element: The Way of The Future

HTML Canvas cheat sheet which is perfect for beginners through to people with advanced knowledge of coding.

Storybook: 150% speed up React Components development

I heard the parts about <b>Storybook</b> from a lot of friends who is either working game or startup, spending about half of a day on doing the right …