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The 21 Most Valuable Career Skills Now

Learn what they are, what they're worth, and how to get them.<p>In this complex, fast-changing job market, just putting in the hours and being good at …

Employment

27 surprising things that affect whether you get hired

There are many pieces to a job interview.<p>There's the obvious stuff: Have you done your research on the company? Are you polite to the interviewer and eager to join the staff?<p>But there's also the less obvious stuff: How do you treat the receptionist? Are you smiling too much?<p>Below, we put together a …

Employment

9 Motivational Videos to Help You Succeed in Business and Life

Can a few minutes of watching change your life? These deeply inspirational videos just might.<p>There are videos that energize us, inspire us, and motivate us to do great things. Then there are the very few that do all of that--and touch us so deeply that we wind up watching them over and over. We …

Motivation

The 29 smartest questions to ask at the end of every job interview

So when the tables are turned and the interviewer asks, "Do you have any questions for me?" take advantage of this opportunity. It's the best way to determine if you'd be happy working for this employer, and whether your goals are aligned with theirs.<p>"The very process of asking questions completely …

The 7 ingredients of a successful brand

Any hopeful startup or established business will tell you that it's difficult creating a logo design and brand identity that lasts. It takes …

The 6 best tools for creating infographics

It's quite remarkable to see what you can do within a web browser these days. HTML5 and improved internet connections have enabled us to do just …

The 10 most popular free online courses for professionals

Your education shouldn't stop when you leave the classroom.<p>Learning new skills is a great way to expand your mind and get ahead in your career — and it's easier than ever with a plethora of online classes just a click away.<p>A good place to start is with this year's most popular Coursera courses from …

These Are The Biggest Mistakes People Make During Interviews

Body language faux pas derailed candidates’ chances of getting the job as much as what the person said.<p>According to a new poll, half of employers say they can size up a candidate within the first five minutes of an interview and determine whether they’d be a good fit for the job.<p>What happens during …

Employment

15 Porn Sites That Women Love Watching

A Cosmopolitan writer tells us where ladies go to get turned on.<p><i>Originally published on Cosmopolitan.com</i><p>Women can enjoy porn just as much as guys do. But it's shockingly hard for us to find good porn in which the woman is actually enjoying herself in a realistic way, and doesn't make us feel bad or …

18 of the most creative résumés we've ever seen

To combat that, many job seekers with coding and design experience go to extreme — and extremely creative — lengths to stand out and demonstrate their skills.<p>It's a risk: Not every hiring manager is going to be on board with an unconventional approach. But as the creators of these masterpieces …

Employment

The Best New Social Media Tools for 2016

With 2016 just around the corner, it's time to evaluate new tools that can help boost social media efficiency and success.<p>New social media apps are a dime a dozen, it seems, and to be honest, not all of them are particularly helpful. Some just end up being one more dashboard you have to login and …

Social Media

World's Best Boutique Hotels 2015

Le Sirenuse is another winner that used to be a family home—and that family still runs the place. The former villa overlooking the Amalfi Coast has …

Hospitality

13 tricks to lead a simpler, happier life

Since then, the thread has ballooned to nearly 700 answers, with users from all over the world weighing in on how to eliminate physical and mental clutter, increase productivity, and ultimately be a happier person.<p>We picked out 13 recent responses that offer creative strategies for streamlining. …

38 things you should never include on your résumé

<b>• Résumés are tricky — it's sometimes difficult to know exactly what to include.</b><p><b>• But there are a few items you should almost always keep off your résumé.</b><p><b>• Sloppy formatting, egocentric phrasing, and awkward selfies could get your résumé thrown in the trash.</b><p><b>• Business Insider compiled a list of 38</b> …

10 skills that are hard to learn but pay off forever

That's especially the case when it comes to learning important life skills.<p>In an effort to ascertain which talents are worth the investment, one Quora reader posed the question: What are the hardest and most useful skills to learn?<p>We've highlighted our favorite takeaways.<p>Effective time management …

20 Misused Words That Make Smart People Look Dumb

We're all tempted to use words that we're not too familiar with.<p>If this were the only problem, I wouldn't have much to write about. That's because we're cautious with words we're unsure of and, thus, they don't create much of an issue for us.<p>It's the words that we think we're using correctly that …

36 Gifts for Men That Will Suit Every Type of Guy in Your Life

Whether you call him your dad, your dude, your bro or your bestie, the man in your life is gonna need a gift this holiday — that’s a no-brainer. But what’s not so much of one is what to get him. If shopping for him is a liiiittle tricker than scooping up gifts for mom or a cheap stocking stuffer …

50 Productivity Hacks to Boost Your Brainpower (Infographic)

https://www.wrike.com/blog/productivity-tips-infographic/ - When you find it impossible to focus and your mile-long to-do list is hanging over your shoulder, give yourself a kick in the pants with these 50 simple productivity tricks and get your to-do list off your back.

Time Management

The 7 Excel Tricks Every Office Worker Should Know [Infographic]

From charting to conditional formatting to pivot tables, learn the top seven most useful Excel tricks everyone working in an office environment …

Infographics

Infographic: The 24 Most Inspirational Company Mission Statements

Whatever they're actually selling, many companies are pretty high-minded when it comes to crafting their official missions statements. Sure, they …

Advertising Industry

The difference between successful and unsuccessful people in one infographic

1 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Let’s face it, we all want to be successful in life, in both public and personal spheres. We came across an old infographic that is valid in …

Self-improvement

'America's Best Infographics 2015' Is Out Today

And Popular Science is included, of course<p>The 2015 edition of <i>The Best American Infographics</i> hits shelves today. The book is stuffed with the most impressive infographics from the past year. From New York taxi routes to blue fin tuna migration patterns to the calories in meals from popular chains, …

Recruiting Strategy & Candidate Experience Trends

Recruitment

101 Greatest Quotes About Success and How to Achieve It

Sometimes the inspiration you need to achieve success can be found in a few simple, smart words.<p>What makes something smart? It can mean many things for many people.<p>But the kind of smart I'm talking about is the smart that inspires, the smart that speaks to us and makes sense, the smart that allows …

Motivation

Being a New Manager in a New Culture Is Twice as Hard

Becoming a manager for the first time is no easy task. One day you’re happily doing your own work and achieving your own goals, and then, suddenly, your work life does a 180: Instead of focusing on yourself, you have to focus your attention on others. You have to motivate others, build …

Leadership

7 Things Leaders Do to Help People Change

Ever tried to change anyone’s behavior at work? It can be extremely frustrating. So often the effort produces an opposite result: rupturing the relationship, diminishing job performance, or causing the person to dig in their heels. Still, some approaches clearly work better than others.<p>We reviewed …

Management

10 podcasts to sharpen your sales skills

In the competitive 21st century marketplace, it’s more important than ever to keep your sales skills sharp. Regardless of how busy you are, podcasts provide an opportunity to continue learning without disrupting your daily routine. Whether you’re traveling, exercising or sitting in a waiting room, …

Here's a breakdown of the speech that won the 2015 World Championship of Public Speaking

On August 15, Saudi Arabian security engineer Mohammed Qahtani won the title of Toastmasters International World Champion of Public Speaking. He survived seven rounds of a competition that lasted six months and included 33,000 competitors from around the world.<p>He and nine other finalists competed …

7 Ways to Go From a Boss to a Leader

Many people view the terms “boss” and “leader” as interchangeable — but they are vastly different. To determine which one you are, I encourage you to …

Self-improvement

56 Acronyms and Initials All Spelled Out

So that's what it stands for!<p><i>Don't miss an episode of mental_floss on YouTube—subscribe here! Images and footage provided by Shutterstock. Here's a</i> …