Jim Biermeier

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The 5 Best Exercises For Burning Belly Fat

A flat belly is a badge of honour. It’s an outward sign that you keep fit and watch what you eat.<p>And beyond the vanity aspects, a more chiseled torso …

Cutting ‘Old Heads’ at IBM

For nearly a half century, IBM came as close as any company to bearing the torch for the American Dream.As the world’s dominant technology firm, …

You Need To Try This Delicious Riff on the Classic ‘Cuba Libre’ Cocktail at Vij’s

You Need To Try This is a running archive of all the awesome drinks and dishes we’ve come across over the course of our professional and private …

Cuba

5 Quick HIIT Workouts for Beginners

1 of 8<p>What is HIIT?<p>High Intensity Interval Training (HIIT) means you work out as hard as you can for a short period of time, rest and repeat. Not …

7 New Bourbons You Should Definitely Try

Get ready for a bevy of new <b>bourbons</b>. Some are long-aged or special anniversary bottlings, others are meant to evoke an old-timey feel with colorful …

Butter Cookies

The Caipirinha Is the Summer Cocktail You Need to Be Drinking Right Now

And it only has three ingredients.<p>The best summer cocktails are those that make you feel like you're on a beach, even if you're sweating your ass off in a landlocked city with 90% humidity and no vacation days in sight. Margaritas and daiquiris are classics, sure—citrusy and light, criminally easy …

Swing Sequence: Dustin Johnson

What we can learn from Dustin Johnson's booming drives: Only a few tour pros have a shot that can make other tour pros stop what they're doing on the range and have a look. 2016 PGA Tour Player of the Year Dustin Johnson has one. Study his swing frame-by-frame.

Golf

Activehours, which makes every day a payday, just raised $22 million in Series A funding

What if you didn’t have to wait every two weeks to receive a paycheck?<p>What if you could be wired the money you earned almost immediately after a shift?<p>What if, unlike with payday lenders, you didn’t have to pay interest on those payments? Instead, you were merely encouraged to donate a kind of tip …

Personal Finance

Startups are making the rejection letter a thing of the past

I’ve been rejected from some great jobs. In high school, I failed to win a summer job as a cabana boy at a luxury resort. After college, I was rejected by investment banks and from a plum teaching position in China.<p>Terms like “many qualified candidates,” “extremely competitive process” and “other …

WTF is a funding round?

You see it on TechCrunch all the time: company X raised $X million at $X valuation.<p>But if you don’t work in venture capital or finance, you might not know what all this means. So, we’ll break it down for you.<p><b>Why are startups getting the money?</b><p>Investors are giving the startup money in exchange for …

Venture Capital

"I've Never Talked About This": Mandy Moore Gets Real About Diet and Aging

It’s Saturday afternoon, and I’m standing in a crystal shop next to an amethyst the size of a grandfather clock, waiting for Mandy Moore.<p>It’s hard to …

5 Ways to Accelerate Your Digital Maturity

Digital maturity isn't a nice to have, it's a necessity.<p>But if you're like most organizations, you're probably trying to figure out how to move …

Microsoft is updating Windows 10 again, in its latest bid to win you back

A new update to Microsoft's Windows 10 is coming, but you're forgiven if you didn't know. It turns out not many people are going to tell you.<p>Admittedly, there's not much to talk about. The list of refinements for Microsoft's free paper-anniversary update to Win 10 can fit on a small sheet with …

How To Release Chronically Tight Hamstrings - Monthly Yoga With Abi

<i>About Abi</i> -<br>Abi Carver designs yoga routines for mountain bikers looking to eliminate muscular aches and pains, gain an edge in competition and unlock …

Yoga

Alcohol's cancer risks outweigh any health benefits, study shows

Drinking alcohol is a direct cause of at least seven forms of cancer, and the more you drink, the higher your risk, a new analysis found.<p>The report’s …

6 Little Known Tips for Getting Lean

1 of 7<p>Weight loss expert Dr. Jonny Bowden, PhD, CNS. Bowden, known as “The Rogue Nutritionist,” holds a master’s degree in psychology and has written …

Nutrition

How will bots make money? Here are 7 business models

<i>Another bot (hot damn)</i> <i><br>Called a police and a fireman</i> <i><br>Another bot (hot damn)</i> <i><br>Make your interface wanna retire man</i><p>You already know that bots are one of the hottest topics since mobile apps.<p>That’s already clear.<p>With major announcements from Google, Facebook, Microsoft, and Amazon, the bot craze has grown …

Chatbots

Autodesk CEO Carl Bass on investing in the future

A year ago, the design-focused software firm Autodesk announced it would stop selling standalone perpetual licenses of its desktop software and instead sell subscriptions. Early last month, it began implementing that switch, a move that will be complete by mid-year, when the company’s older …

San Francisco

Ecommerce Blog - Enterprise Commerce News by Get Elastic

Online activities generate data that can be collected, stored, and shared. Shopping online, interacting with social media, installing mobile …

Man who thought getting 29 Miley Cyrus tattoos was a good idea now regrets it

Everyone handles major life changes differently. When Carl McCoid got divorced in 2010, he dealt with it by covering his body with Miley Cyrus …

Please Stop Saying These 25 Ridiculous Phrases at Work

These days, workplace conversations can sound like they're taking place on another planet.<p>At first, euphemisms surfaced in the workplace to help people deal with touchy subjects that were difficult to talk about. Before long, they morphed into corporate buzzwords that expanded and took over our …

Emotional Intelligence

7 questions you should ask a startup CEO during a job interview

<i>This article is part of DBA, a series on Mashable about running a business that features insights from leaders in entrepreneurship, venture capital</i> …

Life advice upon turning age 30, from the president of Y Combinator

<i>I turned 30 last week and a friend asked me if I’d figured out any life advice in the past decade worth passing on. I’m somewhat hesitant to publish this because I think these lists usually seem hollow, but here is a cleaned up version of my answer:</i><p>The days are long but the decades are short<p>1) …

Self-help

The Shadow Internet That's 100 Times Faster Than Google Fiber

When Google chief financial officer Patrick Pichette said the tech giant might bring 10 gigabits per second internet connections to American homes, …

Sync your iOS Photo Stream with Flickr, Dropbox or anything else

I have at least three apps set to auto-upload my iPhone photos whenever I reach a Wi-Fi connection. That’s three apps running in the background and using bandwidth to send my pictures up to the cloud, and they all run in addition to Apple’s own Photo Stream.<p>There’s nothing really wrong with this …

Apps