Amanda Goltz

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The Sexy Butt Workout

This season, leather leggings are everything. And so is having the rear view to pull them off.<p>"Getting the right curves here can be tough, especially if you're doing the wrong—or same moves—over and over again," says Ben Hart, a Tier-3 personal trainer at Equinox and co-founder of Qinetic, an …

Field Manual: A Training Guide For Those With Little Time & Equipment

Workout Summary<p>Main Goal<p>Build Muscle<p>Workout Type<p>Split<p>Training Level<p>Beginner<p>Program Duration8 weeks<p>Days Per Week<p>4<p>Time Per Workout45 minutes<p>Equipment …

Chevrolet shows apocalyptic Black Ops Silverado

It comes loaded with a winch, armor, gas masks, food and water. But what? No gun rack?<p>As if most big pickups weren't intimidating enough, along comes the Black Ops concept version of the Chevrolet Silverado.<p>The truck, apparently designed to show the new 2014 Silverado at its macho best, is "a …

8 Reasons You Shouldn't Do Everything Internally

Bad habits are tough to break as you grow as a leader. As a young leader, I always felt I had to do everything in-house. Every penny mattered, so even if our attempt was half-assed, we were doing it ourselves. Realizing that you can’t do everything internally — and that it’s better to hire outside …

Obsessed: ModelCo Cheek & Lips

I believe in blush. I believe it is an instant transformer and can take your skin from a dull, zombie-ashen pallor to a “haaaaay, I’m just back from …

Back-to-School Recipes!

Here are some of my favorite recipes for this incredibly busy time of year, whether you’re looking for kid-friendly breakfasts, lunchbox treats, or …

White Bean + Chicken Enchilada Stuffed Peppers

White Bean + Chicken Enchilada Stuffed Peppers.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> September 4, 2013 69<p>So I’m jealous.<p>Of myself.<p>I’m jealous of myself.<p>Because last night as …

5 Links to Read Before Organizing Your Kitchen

<i>Each week, we’ll be sharing a comprehensive list of links to help you master a cooking technique. Culinary greatness, here you come.</i><p><i>Today: Prepare for the new season (and all the cooking that comes with it) with a freshly-organized kitchen.</i><p>With Labor Day officially behind us, we’re slowly starting …

Des Moines Tops List Of The Best Places For Business And Careers

Last week’s jobs report for July showed unemployment dropping from 7.6% to 7.4%, which marks the lowest rate since December 2008. Good times, right? Not exactly. The rate fell in part because more and more Americans have ceased looking for work. Wage growth has been anemic and the recovery from the …

In-Store Tech Is So Hot Right Now: Sephora Acquires Fragrance Software Startup Scentsa

While a lot of young commerce-related companies are focused on e-commerce, smart retail folks realize that there’s also great opportunity for tech …

eCommerce

Jaguar Land Rover sales up in China

Jaguar Land Rover, owned by India's Tata Motors, aims to sell 100,000 cars in China this year, its chief executive Ralf Speth saidon Wednesday.<p>Tata Motors, India's biggest truck and bus maker, expects lean times at home to run into next year, after higher sales at its luxury unit Jaguar Land Rover …

Chrysler Increasing Tigershark Engine Production for Dart, Cherokee

Chrysler ramps up four-cylinder production.<p>Chrysler will spend $52 million and create 298 new jobs to increase production at factories in Michigan that build the “Tigershark” engines used in the 2013 Dodge Dart and 2014 Jeep Cherokee. The company says it is increasing production in response to …

Fish

Toyota recalls 342,000 trucks for seat belt issue

Toyota is voluntarily recalling 342,000 compact Tacoma pickups from between 2004 and 2011 due to faulty seat belts.<p>The problem involves the Access Cab version of the Toyota Tacoma, the smaller of the Japanese maker’s pickups, produced between 2004 and 2011.<p><i>Read more: BMW Reveals New i8 Plug-In</i> …

Obama urges shutting down Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae

President Barack Obama on Tuesday called on Congress to overhaul the nation's decades-old mortgage finance system and wind down government-backed Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.<p>Since the housing market has started to rebound, with far fewer foreclosures and rising home values, the White House wants to …

Real Estate

Beauty Chat: Poppy King on Choosing the Perfect Red Lipstick

Photo: Courtesy of Poppy King<p>Poppy King knows a thing or two about picking the perfect lipstick. When the entrepreneurial Aussie was 18 and couldn't find the right shade, she decided to start a line of her own. Twenty years later, King's passion for producing everything from vibrant, sheer shades …

Makeup

5 Rules for Wearing All Black Clothing

A couple of weeks ago, my husband's company, Neill-TSP, implemented a company-wide 85 percent all-black dress code. There were two key reasons behind this decision. The first was a branding reason: some of the business units already had this policy in place, and best marketing practices suggest …

Need It Now: The 1 Gorg Top That Does It All

<i>Raquel Allegra Silk Colorblock Floral Top, $385, available at Hu's Wear, 2906 M Street NW; 202-342-2020.</i><p>When the weather starts to transition from …

Our Latest Makeup Obsession Finally Launches In The U.S.

So, if you haven't yet, you should definitely make the acquaintance of <b>our man James Vincent</b> — makeup educator and our go-to eyelash whisperer. …

A Cheat Sheet When It Comes To White Teeth

Photographed by Atisha Paulson.<p><i>Dr. Laura Ruof, DDS, is a "floss boss." As a successful New York City dentist, she's not only made it her business to</i> …

5 Fall Trends Every Gal Can Wear

We don't want to think about cooler temps any more than you do, but once August rolls around, it's hard not to notice that the window mannequins are …

The Makings Of A Perfect Desk Setup—All Under $20

<i>Who better to dish about college style and trends than actual students? For our newly relaunched Style Syllabus series, we've partnered with College</i> …

85% of Women Keep Clothes Even if They Don't Fit: I Do This! Do You?

<b>Confession time:</b> I have a staggering collection of brand-spanking-new Maison Martin Margiela LBDs—at least 25 that I've picked up on steep discount at stores all over the world, from New York to Milan to Paris to London, over the past ten years. The punchline? None of them are my size. None of them …

A Lookbook To Shake The Gray-Sky Blues

Let’s be real, it can be hard to look on the bright side these days, especially when we’re blasted with an onslaught of seemingly never-ending gray …

Hair Hacks: 3 Foolproof Ways to Make Waves

For our next bit of hair trickery, we turn to romantic, bohemian, beachy waves. The task of nailing down how exactly to make the perfect wave is a tall order, and one that can easily result in accidental crimping, Shirley Temple-esque ringlets, or simply a big old mess. Lucky for you, we’ve got a …