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What Job Skill Is Most Lacking in the U.S.? LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner Has a Surprising Answer

American employees are lacking (sort of) one surprising skill. Here are some keys to moving it to the strength side of the ledger.<p>LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner just appeared on CNBC's <i>Squawk Box</i> to reveal surprising new research about the state of job skills in the U.S. He talked about gaps in computer …

Leadership

PDW has the perfect work surface for tinkerers

Ideal for watches, tools, and all your EDC projects.<p>Author:<p>Staff<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>117<p>117<p>SHARES<p>We've all done it before. You're doing some …

Test your music system with these great rock tracks

Manchester

Watch Danny MacAskill's new film Home of Trails

Danny MacAskill goes on an epic trip with Claudio Caluori across Graubünden AKA 'The Home of Trails'. Watch it now and read our exclusive interview …

Mountain Biking

The Definitive Guide To Every Type Of Tie Knot

A complete guide on how to tie a tie. From the Full Windsor and Four-in-Hand to the Granchester and Bow Tie, mastering these 8 popular tie knots will …

Men's Fashion

This $499 turntable creates Spotify playlists as you listen — and it connects to any Bluetooth speaker

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>TRNTBL<p>Listening to music is a special, visceral experience, and no trend better emphasizes the value of this experience than the …

Audiophile

Exactly How to Make Melting Potatoes, the Trend That’s Taking Over Pinterest

Potatoes, how do we love thee? Let us count the ways. We’re all about mashing, smashing and even Hasselbacking. That’s why we were excited to read …

Mashed

Polk Audio's Signa S1 soundbar upgrades your living room on the cheap

I think I lucked out when I bought my first TV a few years ago: the 43-inch LG LED TV that now graces my living room sounded decent enough that I didn’t rush out to buy an additional speaker.<p>But that was then, and this is now: having tested a bevy of audio equipment over the past couple of years, …

Audiophile

Strawberries and cream trifle, the ultimate comfort dessert

When Adam Cenaiko left his post as executive pastry chef at the Fairmont Château Laurier earlier this month, he had some free time on his hands. Good …

Baking

14 best Oregon pinot noir wines

You may be familiar with pinot noir, the classic red Burgundy grape that produces some of France’s most elegant and complex wines. But let’s take it …

This Is How Audi's Electric Supercharger Works To Eliminate Turbo Lag

Audi’s newest SQ7 is powered by a 4.o-liter twin-turbocharged V8 diesel engine with a third compressor powered by a 7kw electric motor, running on a …

50 Books from the Past 50 Years Everyone Should Read at Least Once

Challenge accepted.<p>Fifty contemporary classics everyone should read at least once—only 50? There are hundreds we could include, and if we did, this …

Books

You Can Carve Ina Garten's Zucchini Pancakes Recipe Onto My Tombstone

By Alyse Whitney<p>The world needs to know about these 5-ingredient veggie-packed pancakes.<p><i>Welcome to Never Fail, a weekly column where we wax poetic about the recipes that never, ever let us down. This week: the zucchini pancakes recipe that associate web editor Alyse Whitney just couldn't live</i> …

Cooking

Best Foods to Stockpile for an Emergency

Fueling your body during an emergency is very different from your everyday diet. Because you’ll probably expend more energy than you normally would, …

10 fragrances for men that women can't get enough of

Memo Paris Russian Leather<p>“You can smell the leather,” said our testers, who quickly identified one of the top notes in this outdoorsy blend. A …

You can now send your loved one's ashes into orbit on a SpaceX rocket

A company hoping to send people’s ashes into space has announced its next mission will be on board a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket.<p>Elysium Space is a San …

Space Exploration

Watch All Ford Performance Vehicles Go Head to Head in Spain - The Drive

Watch Every New Ford Performance Vehicle Go Head to Head in Spain<p>Have you ever seen a Ford F-150 Raptor take on a race-winning Ford GT? You're about …

Mercedes C63 AMG Owner Is Tired Of Your Misconceptions Of Its Exhaust Note

This has to end. Enough is enough. The new Mercedes C63 AMG, with its twin-turbocharged 4.0-liter V8, does <i>not</i> sound inferior to the old Mercedes C63, …

This is how the voice of Bugs Bunny trained WW2 aerial gunners

Mel Blanc, best known as the comedic voice behind Bugs Bunny and many classic cartoon characters, put those talents to deadly use in World War II.

Ramen Carbonara for a Rough Morning

A good carbonara is a thing of beauty: a tangle of noodles slicked with a creamy cheese-forward sauce, little nuggets of salty pork cheeks. The sauce …

Italian Food

How to Easily Remove Scratches from Your Watch Crystal

For watch lovers, a fresh scratch on an otherwise flawless crystal is a devastating sight. The feeling can be even worse on a brand-new watch, or one …

Watches

The 10 Best Books of 2017, According to Barack Obama | Inc.com

What has former president Barack Obama been doing since leaving office in January 2017? There was jury duty, a few speeches, kitesurfing with Richard Branson, and of course some golf, but it looks like our last president still had plenty of time to kill last year.<p>"With some extra time on my hands …

Books

Lemonade Fried Chicken

Adapted from <i>Blue Plate Specials and Blue Ribbon Chefs</i> by Jane and Michael Stern (Lebhar-Friedman Books, 2001). Copyright 2001 by Jane and Michael …

Fried Chicken

The 15 most popular Instant Pot recipes of 2017

<i>— Our editors review and recommend products to help you buy the stuff you need. If you make a purchase by clicking one of our links, we may earn a small share of the revenue. However, our picks and opinions are independent from USA TODAY’s newsroom and any business incentives.</i><p>Pinterest is a …

Cooking

The One Mistake Everyone Makes When Cooking Rice

Cooking rice on the stovetop or in the oven can prove surprisingly difficult. But unless you have a rice cooker or a pressure cooker (such as the …

Food & Dining

Slow Cooker Breakfast Tater Tot Casserole

Shares 25.0K<p>Posting a new recipe the day before Thanksgiving may seem a little odd. But I just want you guys to have time today while you’re out and …

This is How to Become an Instant Pot Whisperer

The thing that struck me most as I started to use my Instant Pot regularly, as I began to haunt the various Instant Pot groups, and read the comments …

Instant Pot

These 101 Tweets From 2017 Are So Funny, You'll Likely Fall Out Of Your Chair Laughing

"I wonder what it's like to put your hair in a low ponytail and not look like a founding father."

Chevy Dealer Keeping the Classic Pickup Look Alive With This Cheyenne Super 10 Build

One of the cleanest retro rigs we've ever seen.<p>Facebook | Blake Greenfield Chevrolet Buick<p>Kyle CheromchaView Kyle Cheromcha's …

SLOW COOKER BUFFALO CHICKEN CHILI

INGREDIENTS<p>1 pound of ground chicken<br>1 can white navy beans, drained and rinsed<br>14.5 oz can fire roasted tomatoes, drained<br>4 cups chicken broth<br>¼ – ½ cup …