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How to read body language and use it to get ahead, according to a Secret Service agent

Most of us find ourselves in a meeting environment weekly, if not daily: Interviewing for a new job, giving a sales presentation to a client, running a meeting at the office, asking your boss for a raise, even breaching a touchy subject with your spouse at home. The list goes on.<p>The premise of each …

Public Speaking

How to start investing

When you're just starting out in your investing journey, there are some important things you should know.<p>Key takeaways<p>First, think about how long you …

Investing

30 Stocks for the Next Three Years?

By<p>Updated May 16, 2018 2:50 p.m. ET<p>Where's the <b>Dow Jones Industrial Average</b> and the rest of the market heading? It sure feels like nowhere, and I'm …

Investing

How to pay off your loans using the 'debt snowflake' method

If you’re one of millions of Americans struggling to pay off loans, the “debt snowflake” method can help you save big by saving small.<p>Student Loan Hero writer Kat Tretina says she used the method to pay off $35,000 in student loans four years early.<p>“The debt snowflake focuses on very, very small …

Personal Finance

Economists Puzzle Over Why Investors Resist Annuities

Stable income strategies can cushion you from market risk and the danger of running out of money. Examples include Social Security, pensions and …

Retirement

The One Anti-Inflammatory Drink You Should Have First Thing When You Wake Up In The Morning

The food and drink choices we make in the morning can set the stage for a day of great eating. Provided we’re selecting the right anti-inflammatory …

Former Walmart exec claims retail giant issued misleading e-commerce results in battle against Amazon

Walmart shares fell more than 1 percent Thursday after a former executive filed a federal court lawsuit claiming the retailer issued misleading …

Business Development

11 Ways to Use Canned Tomatoes That Don't Include Spaghetti Sauce

Canned tomatoes are one of those ingredients I can never figure out how to use. Because they're affordable and nutritionally equivalent to …

Who Are the New Yuppies?

The term “yuppie” now feels so dated that it occasionally seems an entire social class has vanished. If the suit-wearing Patrick Batemans of the …

Here's Your Most Important Financial Number -- and How to Improve It

Income isn't the best way to gauge wealth. Find out why net worth makes more sense.<p>It's common to focus on income as the deciding factor for wealth, …

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Fantasy Sports

Using the power of the Internet to sell a home on your own

In some of the country’s hottest housing markets, it doesn’t take very long to sell a home. That is leading some home sellers to wonder if hiring a …

What’s the best way (and best time) to quit your job?

“I quit.” Two little words that pack a punch. But some young guns are going a lot further than that.<p>Typically, when people hand in their notice, they …

10 things your health insurance won’t tell you

<b>1. We have no idea what to charge you for coverage</b><p>The Affordable Care Act overhauled the country’s health insurance system, and insurers are still …

Goldman Sachs has three rules for investing success in this volatile market

How to Make Traditional Cassoulet (And Why You Should Put Chicken in It!)

How many times have you seen someone post a photo or recipe of a delicious-looking dish online only to see responses like "<i>Hey! A mini burger is not a slider!</i>" or "<i>That stuff you made with the tiny bit of sugar added to it is not pizza sauce!</i>" or even "<i>If you aren't from [insert locality X], then</i> …

Lentil Bolognaise From 'Eat: The Little Book of Fast Food'

Alright, I'll tell you upfront that this ain't pretty, in the conventional sense; I doubt I'll be seeing it on anybody's Instagram feed. But Nigel Slater's lentil bolognaise from his newest cookbook, <i>Eat,</i> makes up for its deficit in the looks department with earthy, sweet, tangy flavor that belies …

Use the Waffle Iron to Make the Best Hash Browns of Your Life

<b>Editor's Note:</b> Please welcome Daniel Shumski, author of the Will It Waffle? blog (one of our favorites), and also the new <i>Will It Waffle?</i> cookbook. In the coming weeks, Daniel will be sharing some of his favorite waffle-iron recipes.<p>More<p>Breakfast<p>Everything you need to make the most important meal of …

Beef Up Pot Roast With Ras-El-Hanout, the Moroccan Spice Mix

I hated pot roast when I was young, in no small part because I ended up with gristle more than once. And you know how it is with kids—one and done. So, I didn't gravitate toward making it for some time. When I finally did, I decided to take a different tack.<p>Multi-layered and heady without being …

A Better Than Snickers Milkshake for Halloween

Remember that <i>one</i> house in your town that gave out full-size Snickers bars to trick-or-treaters? This shake is that same sort of victory.<p>Remember the kids pointing you up that long driveway, showing off their chocolaty treasure? This is that sort of recipe, the kind of trick you'll want in your back …

Leadership Tips: 6 Powerful Questions to Ask Yourself Daily | Inc.com

Intelligent and successful leaders all do one thing better than anyone else. They are constantly asking themselves questions to stay relevant and insightful.<p>Whether you're running a company, heading up a startup, or leading a team, asking yourself these questions every day will help you get the …

Leadership

BLT Recipes

15 Awesome BLT Combinations<p>Juicy tomatoes, crispy bacon, crunchy lettuce, creamy mayo—the BLT may be one of the world’s best sandwiches. At a recent Rodale event, competitors faced off to make the best BLT variation possible. (Spoiler alert: They’re all winners.)<p><i>Photographs by Thomas MacDonald</i><p>White …

8 Food Blog Links We Love

<i>We've scoured the web for our favorite food blog posts, and now we're bringing them right to your desktop. It’s hard work, but someone has to do it.</i><p>We made it to the weekend! Let's celebrate with a long, leisurely brunch. There will be sweets, mostly, and a salad and some eggs to balance things …

Breakfast

How to Find the Best Second-Hand Culinary Items

For TueNight.com by Kim O'Donnel<p>Occasionally, I fantasize about getting out of the incredibly competitive racket that is food writing. I'd put my second-hand shopping gene into high gear and hang a different kind of shingle -- as a local merchant. The shop would stock gently used kitchenware and …

Summer and Fall Produce Guide: What to Can, Freeze, Dry, Store, or Eat Right Now

The farmers' markets are overflowing with fruits and vegetables; our summer produce guide lets you know which to can, store, dry, freeze, or eat right now<p>Harvest season is high time for fresh produce. Between the leafy greens, juicy tomatoes, sweet berries, brassicas, and, well, just about …

Stonefruit

All the Grilled Vegetable Recipes You Can Handle and then Some

They're the perfect sides and mains for summer.<p>Sure, we love a big raw salad, but when you've got a craving for char and smoke, there's nothing better than these grilled vegetable dishes. Here are 41 recipes to get you started, for sides, mains, or even while-you're-grilling snacks.

Cooking

Lowe's Shopping Advice | Home Product Reviews - Consumer Reports News

In the battle of the home centers, Lowe’s likes to position itself as the friendliest choice for consumers, with “cleaner, wider, brighter aisles …

Dreamers vs. Realists

<i>"There are dreamers and there are realists in this world. You would think the dreamers would find the dreamers and the realists would find the realists but... more often than not, the opposite is true. You see the dreamers need the realists to keep them from soaring too close to the sun. And the</i> …