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33 Holy Grail Organization Products To Make Your Life Easier

You'll wonder how you ever lived without them.<p><b>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales from the links on this page.</b><p><i>Reviews have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

Shopping

7 Subtle Office Habits That Decrease Morale | Inc.com

Morale is an important and sensitive feature of your office environment, and it goes beyond basic emotions that people feel in a day. It's about having a sense of belonging, a sense of purpose, and a sense of pride in your work.<p>Some obvious events and habits can affect morale; for example, buying …

Employment

How Space Launched Huntsville’s Craft Beer Scene

In 1958, teams of rocket scientists and engineers held their breath in Mission Control as the Juno I rocket pushed the first U.S. satellite into …

Beer

REI and Patagonia Launch Websites Selling Used Gear

In the future, a large selection of your new gear might be used. At least that’s what REI and Patagonia are pushing for, with two new resale sites: Used Gear Beta, from REI, and Worn Wear, from Patagonia.<p>Everything listed on REI’s used site, which launched this week, came from regional stores that …

eCommerce

Ask This 1 Question at Every Job Interview to Increase Your Chances of Being Hired | Inc.com

Imagine it's zero hour and the administrative assistant calls you in for the job interview. It took you a long time to land this interview and you don't want to go home without the job.<p>The process of interviewing can be intimidating. There are so many things you need to know. What should you wear? …

Home Ownership

I interview 100,000 people a year, and there are 6 questions that make job candidates stick in my mind

You'll be asked it in almost any interview. And while you may be tempted to sit back and relax during this portion—while the recruiter's put in the hot seat—that's not actually in your best interest.<p>Why? Because this is your final chance to make an awesome impression.<p>My team and I interview around …

4 Interview Questions That Can Improve Your Hiring Results by 40 Percent | Inc.com

As the leader of a high-growth company, you should be spending at least 50 percent of your time on people-related functions like recruiting and hiring; more importantly, it should be spent <i>wisely.</i>That means not rushing into an interview winging it - as a matter of fact, research shows that hiring …

Employment

I Quit My Job At 43 To Hike The Appalachian Trail—And Totally Reinvented Myself

Through exhilaration, hardship, discomfort, and perseverance, I learned more about myself in 71 days than I had in my entire life.<p>Another gnat buzzes in my ear, wings whirring like tiny helicopter blades poised to cut. I raise my arm to wave it away but really, what’s the point? They’re everywhere. …

Craft beer or stunt? You decide at Minnesota State Fair

A beer isn’t simply a beer when it comes to the State Fair. At least it shouldn’t be. When you’re competing with deep-fried avocados and bacon …

Best (and Worst) Words to Include in Your Resume

Best and Worst Resume Buzzwords<p>Updated October 02, 2017<p>Resumes don’t necessarily have to be a single page long anymore, but that real estate is …

You Probably Won't Survive the Same Workouts Brad Pitt Used to Get Shredded for 'Fight Club'

If you're envious of how much easier it appears to be for Hollywood movie stars to transform their bodies, keep in mind they have access to chefs, …

Backpackers, You Will Completely Lose It Over These Custom-Made Backpacks

A few days ago, I was deep in the underbelly of the internet, digging through some niche backpacking forum, when I came across a name I’d never seen …

Five map and compass skills every outdoorsman should master

How to master the art of finding your way home.<p><i>This story originally appeared on</i> fieldandstream.com.<p>In the movie Pirates of the Caribbean, as you may remember, Johnny Depp’s character, Capt. Jack Sparrow, navigates with a magic compass whose needle points toward the object of the heart’s desire. …

Maps

Be Aware of the Proposed Geospatial Data Act (GDA) of 2017

The Geospatial Data Act (GDA) of 2017 is being reintroduced in Congress. Passage of this bill would have a severe impact on the GIS industry.The post …

Geospatial Analysis

How To Make an App Like Runkeeper: Part 1

<i>Update note:</i> This tutorial has been updated to iOS 11 Beta 1, Xcode 9 and Swift 4 by Richard Critz. Original tutorial by Matt Luedke.The motivational …

iOS Programming

4 Books to Get What You Want in 2017 | Inc.com

Say what you want about politics or culture--the past year has been amazing in terms of the books that have come out.<p>People dedicated to getting what they want in life are on a constant journey to learn more about themselves and the world around them, and the best way to do that is to read.<p>Below, …

Self-improvement

How to scrape websites with Python and BeautifulSoup

There is more information on the Internet than any human can absorb in a lifetime. What you need is not access to that information, but a scalable …

Program an SMS Bot Using Python and Twilio

This winter I went to Utah with some friends, and explored some of the most remote and beautiful places in the world. I hiked through Star Wars looking terrains, and was in awe at the bright red canyons. However, there was one problem: we were in such remote places, the cellular connection was …

A Top 10 List of Useful Geospatial Data Portals

We have been writing this geospatial data column since 2012, when our book <i>The GIS Guide to Public Domain Data,</i> was published. Over the 5 years that …

Top 10

The Best Ways to Learn to Code for Free

New skills at no cost.<p>The web and our phones are playing an increasingly vital part in our lives, and that isn't going to stop any time soon. That means we're more and more at the mercy of the people who design and code on these platforms.<p>If you want to be a creator rather than a consumer of apps …

50 Impressive Compass Tattoos Designs and Ideas (2018)

Compass tattoos are extremely popular among navy seals and sailors. Not only the men in navy like compass tattoos but they are also opted by their …

Tattoos

How I went from zero to San Francisco software engineer in 12 months

One year ago, I was working part-time as a route setter at a rock climbing gym in Tennessee. Today I’m working as a software engineer at a cyber-security startup in San Francisco.<p>My journey to this point has been unforgettable and life-changing. And yet as challenging as everything was, I think …

San Francisco

Firefly basemap starter pack for ArcGIS Pro

• Visit this ArcGIS resource page to download an ArcGIS Pro project with all of the files and styles packaged up for a firefly basemap.<br>• Grab this …

ArcGIS

A Guide To Tasting Beer Like A Pro

At its best, tasting beer can be as deep and rewarding as tasting wine, whiskey, or port. Of course, developing a tasting acumen requires time and effort. Building your palate is a journey of a thousand sips, but what are we looking for when we taste a beer?<p>To answer that, we’ve compiled a …

Craft Beer

Geography Isn’t Sacred in the Playful World of Pictorial Maps

A new book highlights an occasionally twisted, often amusing, always colorful tradition of hand-drawn cartography.<p>The maps in the slideshow above represent an underappreciated form of American visual art: the pictorial map. They’re maps designed to draw you in and—as often as not—try to sell you …

Panama Canal

The 8 Best Home Brew Kits for DIY Drinks

Giving new meaning to the term BYOB.<p>Whether you are just beginning to dip your toes into the world of beer or an avid suds lover looking to further your knowledge of the ancient craft, home brew kits are a great option for creating craft beer in the comfort of your own home. From root beer to hoppy …

Drinking

A fitness watch that holds all your music? Misfit Vapor wants to be that watch

The Misfit Vapor adds a glowing screen and stand-alone functions, plus music. But is that enough?<p>Big, bright, round screen? Check. GPS? Check. Water resistant for swimming? Heart rate? Check, check. Misfit's newest fitness watch looks like it's going for all the features. But yet, after seeing it, …

Wearable Tech

9 books Richard Branson thinks everyone should read

Over the years he has offered up dozens of titles that have kept his attention and helped him grow as a businessman.<p>We can't guarantee you'll follow in the entrepreneur's footsteps, but the books could certainly set you in the right direction.

Books

Patagonia just released a beer that's different from any other brew you can buy

Unlike standard brews, the new beer is the first to be made with Kernza, a breed of wheat that's perennial, meaning it grows back season after season.<p>Long Root Ale launched on Oct 3, and is produced by Patagonia Provisions, the sustainable food offshoot of Patagonia, in partnership with the …

Honey-Garlic Slow Cooker Chicken Thighs #Recipe

en_US<p>website<p>thecherryshare.com<p>Ingredients 4 boneless skinless chicken thighs 12 cup soy sauce 12 cup ketchup 13 cup honey 3 cloves garlic (minced) 1 …