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10 Ways to Find a Wholesale Distributor

10 Tips for Finding a Wholesale Distributor<p>Online Searches and Good Communication Are Key<p>Updated February 26, 2018<p>Are you interested in finding a …

The 10 Most Important SEO Tips You Need to Know

A lot has changed in the world of search engine optimization.<p>However, certain fundamental principles remain unchanged.<p>For example, targeting keywords …

Marketing

Intel's latest ads move beyond the PC

There's no doubt that the PC market is in trouble. And for Intel, that's a real problem -- how do you market yourself when your bread-and-butter processor business is on the decline? By showing what else you can do, apparently. Intel is starting an "Experience Amazing" ad campaign where PCs are …

Computer Hardware

Everything You Need to Know About Knife Care

Stop cooking with dull knives; you're gonna hurt yourself!<p><i>In addition to eating healthier, the start of a new year is a great excuse for decluttering, spiffing up, and organizing your workspace. All week long, we'll be giving you tips for making sense of the most important room of the house: the</i> …

21 Portraits That Gaze Into Your Very Soul

When it comes to portraits, it's hard to argue against the saying, "it's all about the eyes." The so-called windows of the soul can draw you in like few other features have to power to. There's a reason one of (if not the) most popular National Geographic cover ever was Afghan Girl by Steve …

Children without gardens more likely to be obese

Youngsters who do not have a garden to play in are at greater risk of putting on excess weight which can bring a string of health problems<p>Children with no access to a garden between the ages of three and five are far more likely to be overweight or obese by the time they reach seven, a study showed.<p>…

7 Tips to Improve Your Memory

Learning ability is probably the most important skill you can have.<p>Take it from Peter Brown, Henry Roediger, and Mark McDaniel, authors of <i>Make It</i> …

Holistic Medicine

What Your Lipstick Tip Shape Says About You

If your lipstick is rounded and smooth, you love taking care of friends.<p>If your lipstick is rounded and smooth, you love taking care of friends.

Living Rooms

These 3 Enchiladas Recipes Are All You Ever Wanted

These three enchiladas are, well, perfect. Here's how to make them.<p>It’s hard to find a good enchilada. Don’t get me wrong, I have had some really good ones: my mom’s, Mrs. Estrada’s (my elementary school lunch lady), and El Patio restaurant in Austin, Texas. Few things are more comforting than a …

10 Reasons You Didn't Get That Job

I interview a lot of millennials for jobs and I hire only a tiny fraction of them. Here's why you're getting passed up for someone else.<p><i>The infamous job hunt poses great difficulty for most people, especially recent college graduates. With increasing competition it's hard to stand out as the ideal</i> …

47 Things Every Self-Respecting Man Should Own

<i>By: Supercompressor</i><p><i>Credit: Cole Saladino/Supercompressor</i><p>Deep down in every man lies a kind of instinct, a sense perhaps, for what makes him a man. It's a tough sensation to articulate but we feel it when we pick up something of permanence with our hands, feel the way it was thoughtfully crafted and …

9 Powerful Books Elon Musk Recommends

Elon Musk's must-read list exhibits his well-known and deep interest in science, as well as the personalities behind it.<p>In previous posts, I've reviewed Bill Gates's summer reading list and the books that Steve Jobs wanted people to read.<p>Elon Musk's reading recommendations are quite different. …

Peter Thiel

China arrests smugglers trying to sell frozen meat from the 1970s

In the latest food scandal to hit China, authorities have seized almost half a billion dollars worth of smuggled frozen meat, some of more than 40 years old. According to the state-run China Daily, customs officials have confiscated over 100,000 tonnes (110,000 tons) of chicken wings, beef, and …

China

13 Things You Should Know Before Dating a Woman Who Doesn't Drink

Sober doesn't mean boring.<p>There was a time in my life when thinking about being sober while dating would have terrified me. In fact, once upon a time, my online dating profile included the line, "If you don't drink, don't message me." Drinking was a necessary part of my dates and my life. But times …

On This Week's Best Dressed List, A Stylish Couple Hits It Out Of The Park

<i>Photo credit: Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images for Veuve Clicquot</i><p>Over the past couple of days, we've seen so many amazing outfits, we don't quite know what to do with ourselves.<p>Joshua Jackson and Diane Kruger looked like the fashion darlings they are at the Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic, Kate Hudson …

India Health Ministry says Nestle noodles failed safety test

NEW DELHI (AP) — India's Health Ministry announced Friday that Nestle's popular brand of instant noodles failed to pass safety tests and ordered its …

5 New Chicken Wing Flavors That Will Rock Your Face

We have been eating chicken wings for over 50 years in the U.S. If you're following my, "AmazeWing" Adventure, you know how I feel about the staple flavors that you can find at almost every pub and wing hut in America. Honey BBQ, Honey Mustard, Teriyaki, Thai Chili and Garlic Parmesan. It's getting …

Ruth Reichl's New Cookbook: 'My Kitchen Year: 136 Recipes That Saved My Life'

Noted memoirist, James Beard Award-winning restaurant critic, former <i>Gourmet</i> magazine editor in chief, and recent novelist Ruth Reichl will publish a cookbook later this year. Titled <i>My Kitchen Year: 136 Recipes That Saved My Life</i>, the book — published by Random House — chronicles the period in …

Seven deadly mistakes that destroy employee motivation

<i>This column is part of Globe Careers' Leadership Lab series, where executives and experts share their views and advice about leadership and management. Follow us at</i> @Globe_Careers<i>. Find all Leadership Lab stories at</i> tgam.ca/leadershiplab<p>Don is the CEO of a family-run business. His entrepreneurial …

6 Beauty Treatments Women Want Men To Do Regularly

Photo Credit: Michael Rowe via Getty Images<p>Outside of using a razor or shaving kit, many guys don't take their beauty routines all that seriously. Perhaps they scrub some bar soap on their face in the shower, or apply some hair product before heading out the door. But there are a few things that'll …

Skin Care

12 ways to make your iPhone's battery last longer

We use our phones for everything these days, from snapping photos to browsing the web, watching videos, and even making the occasional phone call.<p>All that activity can definitely drain your battery quickly, but luckily there are a few practices that can at the very least help you get the most out …

Answer These 10 Questions to See If You're on Track to Retirement

More Americans are confident about retirement—maybe too confident. Here's how to give your expectations a timely reality check.<p>The good news: The …

Retirement

20 Basic Cooking Techniques That Every Home Chef Should Master

<b>There are an endless amount of cooking techniques one should know</b>, but let's just start with the basics. Master these 20, and we'll definitely be coming over for dinner.

Cooking

5 Tips to Help You Stay Productive at Work

<i>This is part of the Increased Productivity series where experts in productivity, brain training, and business success share the techniques and tools they couldn't live without.</i><p>Almost every individual who works for a living has experienced, or has been experiencing, productivity issues in the …

The research and science behind finding your best profile picture

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>One of the first things I do when I join a new social network is to upload a profile picture.<p>“Europe's leading digital technology conference”It's happening, Join 15k digital minds to shape what's next for your businessI'm interested<p>But which profile …

13 Problems Only Curvy Girls Understand

So many girls want that J.Lo or Kim K booty, but carrying junk in the trunk is not as easy as it looks.<p><b>1. Finding a pair of jeans that fit your butt and your waist feels like winning the lottery.</b><p>If it fits your waist, it's so tight it squeezes your butt cheeks in. If it fits your butt, you have …

Clothing

18 Things You Should Know Before Dating a Shy Girl

Stop asking her if she's mad. She's not mad!<p><b>1. Just because she's shy doesn't mean she's not confident.</b> Please don't mistake being shy for not being self-assured. She's confident in who she is and knows what she wants, even if she may not always <i>appear</i> that way. Chances are, she's always trying her …

How to Treat Your Nonstick Skillet Right

<i>By Anna Stockwell, Epicurious</i><p>A nonstick skillet can last a lifetime if you treat it right.<p>Got a new nonstick skillet? Great! Now you need to know how to care for it. Here's how to keep it performing at the top of its game, no matter what type of nonstick you own.<p>1. <b>Don't</b> let your nonstick skillet …

11 Problems to Anticipate Before Your Next Website Redesign

A great website is the cornerstone of your business. If users can’t easily navigate it or see where you add value, you’re already losing money. But when it comes to updating your site, there are a lot of hidden pitfalls to be wary of.<p>Curious how those who have “been there, done that” and emerged …

6 Important Things To Know About How Your Brain Learns

<i>This post originally appeared on the Crew blog.</i><p>Whether you want to learn a new language, learn to cook, take up a musical instrument, or just get more out of the books you read, it helps to know how your brain learns.<p>While everyone learns slightly differently, we do have similarities in the way our …