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The Science of Smart Hiring

Finding great new workers is hard. A little bit of empiricism can help.<p>In the summer of 2006, Todd Carlisle, a Google analyst with a doctorate in organizational psychology, designed a 300-question survey for every Google employee to fill out, The New York Times later reported.<p>Some questions were …

Employment

One quote from Warren Buffett is the perfect advice for investing in the age of Uber and Netflix

While Buffett has been a wellspring of investing insights, one of the most integral parts of Buffett's outlook on investing has a bit of a medieval flair to it: moats.<p>While Buffett has been espousing this idea for years, and we've highlighted the idea indirectly before, a note from CLSA's Damian …

Investing

10 mind-numbing questions from the book that's considered the Holy Grail for landing a Wall Street job

Strats — short for strategists — work on trading floors alongside the traders creating models for pricing and risk management, etc. The job description is similar to that of a quantitative analyst, but quants typically aren't on the trading floor.<p>Interviews for these sorts of positions tend to be …

Wall Street

18 choices millionaires make that the rest of us don't

Getting rich isn't reserved for a lucky, select few.<p>"Like most things in life, becoming good at attracting money is no different than becoming good at anything else, be it being a sub-par golfer, losing weight, or mastering a second language," writes self-made millionaire Steve Siebold, author of …

Self-improvement

Your Creative Calendar: 99 Things To Do, See, And Hear In April

Swing with Baloo in the live-action Jungle Book, jam out to Junk with M83, and get some election-year levity from Veep.<p>Winter is not coming for a while, but its most famous prognosticator, <i>Game of Thrones,</i> is indeed coming back soon and welcoming us into full-throttle springtime. It won’t be alone …

You Have 9 Months Left in 2016. Here's How to Achieve Success This Year | Inc.com

<b>Editor's note:</b> <i>"The First 90 Days" is a series about how to make 2016 a year of breakout growth for your business. Let us know how you're making the first 90 days count by joining the conversation on social media with the hashtag #Inc90Days.​</i><p>Can you believe it's April already? With spring breaking …

Networking

Welcome to the Future: Middle-Class Housing Projects

I spent the nineties growing up in San Francisco, which, like many cities in that decade, churned with swirls of startling change. Boulevards were beautified (although a shaggy indie scene managed to thrive on side streets). Coffee changed from canteen sludge to crisp black java, and still cost …

Housing

The five most important charts from the Panama Papers leaks

It’s being described as the “biggest leak in history.” Over 11 million confidential documents were released from the Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca, which has been described as the world’s fourth-largest provider of offshore services.<p>The documents were obtained by an anonymous source who …

Corruption

Behind the Story: The New Yorker Investigates El Chapo’s Go-Between

<b>Story:</b> The Go-Between <b><br>Outlet:</b> The New Yorker <b><br>Reporter:</b> Robert Draper (@DraperRobert)<p>In January Rolling Stone published a lengthy piece of “experiential journalism” by actor Sean Penn detailing his time with Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman Loera, the world’s most wanted drug lord who had just made his third …

How Joan Didion the Writer Became Joan Didion the Legend

Joan Didion arrived in Los Angeles in 1964 on the way to becoming one of the most important writers of her generation, a cultural icon who changed L.A.’s perception of itself. Lili Anolik mines the author’s early years to examine Didion before all that.<p>In a 1969 column for <i>Life,</i> her first for the …

Literature

Here are the top 20 hedge fund managers of all time

London-based fund of funds LCH Investments, a subsidiary of Edmond de Rothschild Capital Holdings Limited, just released its annual top 20 "most successful money managers" list for 2015.<p>The list measures net gains (after fees) of hedge fund manager's since their respective fund's inception.<p>In 2015, …

Venture Capital

Google's Evernote killer is finally coming to the iPhone

Google just announced that its Google Keep app, which has been on Android since 2013, will be launching for the iPhone on Thursday.<p>Google Keep is kind of like Google's version of Evernote. You can use the app to take notes, jot down to-do lists, set reminders, record audio, and more.<p>You can also …

Apps

Mediterranean diet 'as effective as statins' in reducing heart attack risk

Leading doctors call on medical bodies such as Nice to do more to promote healthy lifestyles rather than relying on cardiovascular drugs<p>People at risk of a stroke or heart attack should reduce that risk by adopting the Mediterranean diet rather than necessarily taking statins, leading doctors are …

Holistic Medicine

A Nutritionist's Holistic Guide to the Perfect Food Day

Steven Macari, founder of SLVRBK Health and nutritionist at Drive 495, shares what a day in the food life of a nutritionist looks like.<p>Given my body style and the type of metabolism I have, I tend to require more carbohydrates than most people. That being said, most people under-eat carbs (and …

ADHD and Diet: The Effect of Omega-3 Fatty Acids

Linda Blair frightened everyone with her unnerving performance as a possessed child in the 1973 Academy Award winner <i>The Exorcist</i>. What's hard to believe -- and somewhat comical -- is that, in the movie's extended version, there is a scene in which a perplexed doctor initially diagnoses Blair's …

Autism

Higher Levels of Fitness Linked to Executive Function and Brain Activity in Older Adults

<b>The aging process is associated with declines in brain function, including memory and how fast our brain processes information, yet previous research</b> …

Original Except Paint: 1972 BMW Bavaria

This 1972 BMW Bavaria (chassis 3102143) is an attractive 4-speed example that’s said to be a solid driver with no mechanical issues. The seller …

Gary Clark Jr.: 'Music Is Medicine To Me'

Gary Clark Jr., the blues-guitar wunderkind from Austin, Texas, who grew up into a solo star, titled his latest LP <i>The Story of Sonny Boy Slim</i> in a nod to his own nickname and whirlwind ascent. But there's a song on the album whose name might better represent its overall tone: "The Healing."<p>"Music …

Guitar

Muscle & Fitness : Best ways to train Traps.

Don’t get lulled into a shrug-induced coma. Here are some tips on how to spice up your trap training.<p>In a confrontation on the street, big traps are …

Why It's Getting Harder to Comparison Shop for Flights

10 best business apps for Android

Business apps are a tough subject. There are a variety of variables to consider. That may include team size, business size, how well the app scales to demand, and tons of other stuff. Some apps are great for huge teams while others do better for business people individually. Some businesses are …

Apps