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Most Job Candidates Fail My Simple Interview Test Right Away. Here's How.

Here are five things you can do to make your job hunt easier.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Every single time I interview a candidate for a position at work, I always start out by saying, “Tell me about yourself.”<p>Of course, I start with a little small talk here and …

Employment

The Ultimate Crab Road Trip

"There is a saying in Baltimore," wrote H.L. Mencken, "that crabs may be prepared in fifty ways and that all of them are good." Mencken, known as The …

Ice Cream

Texas Cowboy Stew Recipe

"Hearty, filling and man-pleasing describes this stew. Link sausage, cumin, chilies, and chili powder is what gives this soup its Southwest flavor. …

Recipes

9 tips for Americans traveling to Iceland

REYKJAVIK, Iceland – Ice and volcanic fire long ago sculpted this country into an otherworldly masterpiece, leaving behind a geological time capsule with all sorts of dramatic flourishes:<p>Monstrous craters. Bright blue icebergs. Countless waterfalls. Even bubbling pits of earth spewing steam and …

European Travel

How to Write a Business Plan in Seven Steps

Learning how to write a business plan not only leads to a great blueprint for running a company, it forces you to take a good look at how your …

Small Business

Chicken Pasta with Creamy Parmesan Sauce Will Be a Family Favorite — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Cooking

This Is the Most Popular Guacamole Recipe on Pinterest

Guacamole is perfect, and there are <i>so many</i> recipes out there to try. Smooth or chunky, spicy or mild, full of mix-ins or plain, it's all good.<p>Of all …

Healthy Eating

Eggplant Caponata (Sicilian Version) Recipe

"Delicious relish or appetizer that can be served hot or cold! Serve with toasted crusty bread."<p>Ingredients<p>1 eggplant, peeled and cut into 1/2-inch …

Italian Food

11 Reasons Why Montenegro Needs to Be Your Next Holiday Destination

Ask anyone who visits this slice of absolute paradise and they’ll tell you that Montenegro is a land of Adriatic heaven. Bursting with rolling, …

Single-family rental units have never been easier to buy

Online platforms like Roofstock, OwnAmerica bring institutional tools to mom and pop landlords<p>Roofstock CEO Gary Beasley was browsing through his company’s website while on a flight to New York when his neighbor leaned over and asked what he was looking at. Beasley explained that Roofstock is an …

I've Been to Italy 12 Times—These Spots Are Straight Out of a Fairy Tale

You'd be forgiven for thinking Natalie Obradovich is permanently on vacation. The blonde perennially tanned travel photographer seems to spend more …

Italy

Tyler Florence's Hack Will Forever Change the Way You Make Mashed Potatoes

Food Network chef Tyler Florence shared his mashed potatoes recipe with us, and I immediately had to try it. Traditionally, potatoes are cooked in water before being mashed together with butter and cream (or milk). However, Tyler suggests cooking the potatoes in the cream itself, so no potato-y …

Top VC Deals: Uber and Alphabet backs Lime, Larry Page invests in a personal aircraft company, Lightspeed raises $1.8 billion

Here's a round-up of the most important deals in venture capital from the past week.<p>Alphabet, its venture arm GV, and Uber led a $335 million …

The 16 Best Things to Do in NYC, According to Two of the City's Rising Lifestyle Entrepreneurs (and Brothers)

To bring you the best content on our sites and applications, Meredith partners with third party advertisers to serve digital ads, including …

Entrepreneurship

Treat Yourself to Garlic Butter Steak Bites Tonight — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Cooking

How to Make Bolognese Sauce Recipe

"This Bolognese sauce is dedicated to the late great Marcella Hazan. She was considered the Julia Child of Italian food, and at a time when most …

Italian Food

How to Do Florence for $75 a Day

Ah, Florence—so much history, so much wine and so within your budget. Seriously. A visit to the City of Flowers doesn’t have to mean spending your …

Make Garlic Honey Lime Shrimp for Dinner in 15 Minutes — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

The 20 Best Seafood Dives of all Time, Ranked!

<i>After 20 years of exploring (and loving) those rustic restaurants on the water that offer fresh seafood and no fuss, here's the ultimate ranking of</i> …

The 50 Best Cities in The World to Visit Alone

Although frightening, traveling alone can be best way to explore a new city.<p>Although it can be frightening, traveling alone is often the best way to …

12 Beautiful Castles in Italy to Book on Airbnb

With exceptionally well-preserved ancient monuments, unrivalled artistic masterpieces and a rich and varied landscape that produces mouth-watering …

30 Facts about Guys That Can Help You Read His Mind

Want to know what guys think when it comes to girls and relationships? Read these 30 facts about guys that’ll reveal everything you need to know.<p>For …

How to make Emeril Lagasse's seafood gumbo

If there’s one dish that signifies Louisiana cooking it’s (arguably) gumbo. People in this Southern state take their gumbo seriously and while we …

How She Feels Loved: Here's The Ultimate Approach To Win Her Heart, Based On Her Sign

<b>Life improves when there’s love in the air, which is why we want to help people get there.</b><p>What could be better than being in love? If you’re a …

The Most Beautiful Towns in the United States That Feel International

Destinations like the South of France, Marrakech, and Patagonia sit at the top of many travel bucket lists. And while all of those places definitely …

You Can Rent the Villa From 'Under the Tuscan Sun'

Vacation like Diane Lane.<p>If you've been fantasizing about the dreamy Italian vacation in <i>Under the Tuscan Sun</i> for the past 15 years (the house! that garden! those views!), the time has finally come to make it happen: You can now rent the villa from the film.<p>Villa Laura in Cortona, known as "Villa …

These Are the Most Beautiful Villages in Italy

Italy is home to some of the most spectacular, art-filled cities out there, but the country’s true charm lies in the countryside, where life revolves …

17 Surprising Things I Learned From Dating a Jewish Girl

Even with the whole of cyberspace to play with, you’re still going to know every single guy on there…<br>Some people blame ‘being picky’ for the fact …

Garlic Herb Steak & Potato Foil Packs

Garlic Steak & Potato Foil Packs – A quick, delicious and nourishing meal perfect for any occasion! The garlic and herb butter sauce adds so much …

Vietnamese Grilled Lemongrass Chicken Recipe

"Chicken marinated with lemongrass and grilled. Garnish with rice paper, lettuce, cucumber, bean sprouts, mint, and ground peanut."<p>Ingredients<p>2 …