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9 Helpful Sites For Finding Your Next Job In Tech

When you’re sick of sifting through job listings on Monster, you might start wondering if there’s a better way to find your dream tech job. There is — and it involves getting off the generic job sites and heading to industry-specific boards.<p>Here are nine websites you can use for finding your next …

Employment

A startup that finds discount flight tickets 'hidden' on airline websites just launched in the US

So when Oliver Dlouhý and Lucie Brešová told me their startup, Skypicker, helps people find flights that cost as much as 90% lower than those booked via a regular flight ticket, I was skeptical, but definitely interested.<p>If you're like me, you probably use a flight aggregation service to buy your …

Here's what Richard Branson, Elon Musk, and 22 other successful people ask job candidates during interviews

That's why they steer clear of these cliché queries and instead ask more meaningful ones.<p>Many top execs have their one favorite go-to question that reveals everything they need to know about a job candidate.<p>Here are 24 of them.<p><i>This is an updated article originally written by Alison Griswold and</i> …

Employment

3 Stocks to Buy for Income, Growth and Value

In a low-yield world, where's an income investor to turn? Certainly not to the Marriner S. Eccles Federal Reserve Board Building, where Janet Yellen …

7 Ways To Use Coconut Oil In Your Beauty Routine Next Week

What can't this stuff do?<p>The editors here at HuffPost are constantly preaching about the benefits of coconut oil. We go through so many jars of the stuff, we should probably start growing coconut palms.<p>Whether you're already a coconut oil lover or you're just learning about this super ingredient, …

An oil price spike might be nearer than you think

First, as prices fell last year when OPEC refused to cut its oil production in the face of slowing world demand, the industry kept saying that it could continue to produce from American tight oil fields at around $80 a barrel and be profitable. Then, as prices fell further, the industry and its …

7 Interview Questions to Help You Assess Emotional Intelligence

Determining who you hire for a job plays a big part in forming your company’s culture and ensuring its future success. Selecting informative …

Warren Buffett’s favourite valuation measure signals stock markets are overvalued

A valuation measure that called the tech bubble is flashing a warning signal on two of the world’s biggest stock markets<p>After enjoying six years of strong returns from equity markets, increasing numbers of professional investors are becoming more bearish and taking money off the table.<p>Should …

Millionaires Don't Use To-Do Lists (They Use This Instead)

Do you really think Richard Branson and Bill Gates wrote long to-do lists and prioritized items as A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 and on and on?<p>In my research into time management and best practices for productivity, I've interviewed over 200 billionaires, Olympians, straight-A students and entrepreneurs. I …

10 Steps to Starting a Business While Keeping Your Full-Time Job | Inc.com

A few years ago, I published a post on starting a business while keeping your full-time job. I listed a number of reasons why this makes sense. I even included some practical steps.<p>But I didn’t go far enough.<p>So here’s a guest post from Ryan Robinson, an entrepreneur and marketer who teaches people …

Say "No" to These 10 Things to Increase Your Success

A dysfunctional family is more than disagreement or constant arguments. Anything from plain neglect, to abuse and even verbal and physical violence …

Self-help

Can I retire with a $2-million portfolio?

<b>I'm 61, married with two grown children. I have no debt and approximately $2-million in financial assets. I want to retire in the next couple of years, if possible, but the income generated from my portfolio is currently just $30,000 a year, before tax. I need at least triple that income to keep my</b> …

Millennials who are financially thriving have one characteristic in common

Millions of America's young people are really struggling financially. Around 30 percent are living with their parents, and many others are coping with stagnant wages, underemployment, and sky-high rent.<p>And then there are those who are doing just great—owning a house, buying a car, and consistently …

Negotiating a raise doesn't have to be painful

With the job market on the mend, wages are poised for a rebound. But asking for a raise remains a sore spot for many employees, according to new studies.<p>More than half of the 700 professionals surveyed by staffing firm Robert Half — 54% — plan to ask for a raise this year. But 32% said they would …

Hiring Vets Is Good Business: How To Recognize And Support PTSD

Just in time for the 4th of July holiday, I spoke with Cherissa Jackson this week, a U.S. veteran who’s served four (!) tours of duty and now works as a legal nurse and as an advocate for veterans and others with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). Like many vets she has suffered from the …

6 signs that you should 'nope' right out of that job interview

There are a lot of articles covering things you should or should not do during a job interview. You should dress nice, answer questions confidently and have the right body language. You should not fidget with your pen, ask about vacation or compensation policy or even sit without being offered a …

10 Startup Practices That Usually Lead to Disaster

Starting a new business is a serious undertaking. Yet many aspiring entrepreneurs I know approach it as a fun project, get-rich quick scheme, or perhaps an expensive hobby. Others quit their day jobs and commit everything to their new passion, without regard for their own well-being, or the welfare …

Articles about these solar powered homes are shining examples modern sustainability on Dwell.com - Dwell

Designed to harness the sun, architect Birgitte Hovmøller's vacation house features a roof full of solar panels and plenty of...<p>Overlooking the scenic Minnehaha Creek sits one of the most unique and energy-efficient homes in the greater Minneapolis area.<p>Spatial efficiency meets energy efficiency in …

With Fed poised to act, here's how investors can prepare for higher rates

It has been nearly a decade since investors have had to contend with the<p>Federal Reserveraising interest rates. Or, from savers' viewpoint, it has been that long since the Fed did them a favor.<p>But Wall Street's No. 1 obsession this year is guessing how soon the central bank will start lifting its …

78 years ago, a journalist studied 500 rich men and boiled down their success into 13 steps

At the peak of Andrew Carnegie's career, he crossed paths with an impressive journalist named Napoleon Hill, who he trusted to document — and share with the world — the strategies that turned him into one of the wealthiest and most successful businessmen of all time.<p>"It was Mr. Carnegie's idea that …

Startups On a Shoestring: 5 Successful Tech Companies That Were Started For Under $10,000

There’s good news if you’ve ever dreamed of becoming a future technology entrepreneur. You don’t need venture capital (VC) or even a wad of cash squirreled away under your mattress to fund the next big thing. In fact, a recent Kauffman Foundation study found that less than one percent of U.S. …

Startups

Trinity Ventures Shares Seven Essentials That Startups Need To Understand To Secure Funding

One of the key questions thousands of would-be entrepreneurs ask is, “Exactly how do I go about getting the funding I need – What do I have to do and say, specifically?” Many experts and online resources have tackled the question (including this one), but entrepreneurs continue to clamor for …

Three ways the world’s power mix is about to change

Big changes are afoot for the energy sector in the next 25 years. Coal and gas are headed out and solar and wind are rushing to take their place on a multi-trillion dollar investment bonanza, according to a new report from Bloomberg New Energy Finance that scopes out the power generating landscape …

Here Are the Top-Selling Drugs in the US

The top-earning prescription drug brought in nearly $8 billion in 2014.<p>Prescription drugs are a vital part of American health, helping millions every …

Fortune.com

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4 Steps to Being an Entrepreneur Without Quitting Your Job | Inc.com

If you swivel your chair and can see everyone your business employs, then you all collectively are the company. But if you have a staff of more than 10, some semblance (or a lot of) organization structure, and some defined roles, then you're more likely part of close-knit family of smaller business …

Tax-Smart Moves When Selling Real Estate

<b>Updated March 2017</b> — If you jumped into real estate at the bottom of the market around 2008, or if you've been holding onto an asset even longer, you …