Tim Ramos

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7 best moves for crazy obliques

When training for a killer midsection, one area most guys forget to train is their obliques. These long muscles—when well trained, and when your …

The five keys to a successful Google team

Pod. Work group. Committee. Autonomous collective. Whatever you call it, you’re part of one at Google and probably wherever you work: a team. So if …

9 Business Ideas Under $1,000 You Can Run From Anywhere

Contributor<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Looking to start a business and refuse to be tied down to an office? Turns out you can start a company from the comfort of your own home -- or better yet, from an exotic far-flung beach -- for under $1,000.<p>How is that possible …

28 Days to Six-pack Abs Workout Program

Everyone is talking about it, and the number of transformation challenges is greater than ever before. If you’re up for the challenge, then we have …

How to Negotiate with Someone More Powerful than You

<i>HBR STAFF</i><p>Going into a negotiation with someone who holds more power than you do can be a daunting prospect. Whether you are asking your boss for a new assignment or attempting to land a major business deal with a client, your approach to the negotiation can dramatically affect your chances of …

Chefs' Favorite Chinese Restaurants in the U.S.

For chefs like Momofuku's David Chang, “Chinese food is a comfort food. It’s what I want to eat after I've spent 48 hours traveling, or have worked a …

What's Easier Than Pie? A Galette! Just Don't Make These Common Mistakes

What's easier than pie? A galette! Just don't make these common mistakes, and you've got an easy, rustic dessert (or dinner!).<p>We've got great news for timid and beginner bakers, as well as those in the market for an easy dessert. There is perhaps no baking project easier, simpler, or lower-stress …

Meet the Winner of Your Best One-Pot Meal Recipe

A big congratulations to Pete, whose Short Rib and Pumpkin Chili was voted Your Best One-Pot Meal Recipe. (Thanks to our friends at All-Clad, Pete will win a pretty amazing prize.) We asked him a little bit about himself and his cooking:<p><b>Describe an early food experience that has influenced the way</b> …

9 Cozy Fall Stews

Warm, hearty stews make the perfect cozy meal on a chilly fall evening. From umami-packed acorn squash stew to tender lamb tagine, here are nine …

Relish in These 27 Condiments for All Your Summer Barbecue Needs

No summer meal is complete without one of these flavor-packed condiments.<p><b>We're not above bottled ketchup and mustard.</b> We're just saying no summer meal spread is complete without the homemade relish, salsa, chimichurri, and mayo. The recipes for all these grilled-food enhancers and more are straight …

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Make the Most of Your Summer with These Airbnb Escapes

There’s nothing quite like arriving at Labor Day, leaning back and thinking, “That was one hell of a summer.” On the other hand, you might find …

Chimichurri Sauce

MAKES ABOUT 2 cups<p>This recipe for a colorful chimichurri sauce doubles as a marinade and an accompaniment to all cuts of beef.<p>July 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 cup red wine vinegar<p>1 teaspoon kosher salt plus more<p>3-4 garlic cloves, thinly sliced or minced<p>1 shallot, finely chopped<p>1 Fresno chile or red …

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11 Vital Books for First-Time Entrepreneurs

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>From 2011 to 2013, I read 197 books. I read about history, physics, science, health, world travel, space exploration, the ocean, fitness and mathematics. I read bestsellers, classics and unknown authors. However, the underlying foundation …

7 Short Books Worth More Than an MBA | Inc.com

Over the past few decades, the value of an MBA has declined, probably because the academic world can't keep up with the rapid pace of change in the business world.<p>Relatively few entrepreneurs have MBAs, but I'll bet that almost all of the successful ones have read and truly treasure these seven …

5 Watch Straps to Beat the Heat

Sweat, sun, salt and sand are ingredients that spell summer, but they also conspire to play havoc with your nice watch strap. The solution is to swap …

15 Secrets of Really Persuasive People

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Whether you’re convincing your boss to fund your project or your preschooler to wipe his own hiney after using the bathroom, persuasion is a skill that's instrumental to your success in life.<p>Persuasive people have an uncanny ability to …