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Slow-Cooker Corn Chowder Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Cut corn kernels from cobs using a sharp knife. Reserve 1 cup corn kernels. Place remaining corn kernels in a 5- to 6-quart slow …

To Be a Great Boss, Show These 4 Traits to Your Employees Every Day (Most Never Do)

You will find the founders and CEOs of some of the best companies in the world, including The Container Store, Nordstrom, and Zappos, displaying these unconventional traits.<p>I've done my fair share of researching what true leadership looks like over the years. What I've found is that all great …

Microsoft just introduced a new $800 MacBook Air competitor with 13.5 hours of battery life

This new Surface Pro — Microsoft has officially ditched the numbering of new models — is available for preorder today starting at $799, ahead of its official release on June 15. That's the same day the new Surface Laptop goes on sale, too.<p>While the Surface Pro's specs have been upgraded across the …

9 Things That Will Kill Your Career

There are so many things that can kill the careers of good, hard-working people. Honest mistakes often carry hard-hitting consequences.<p>We usually only hear about the more egregious examples, such as when Yelp employee Talia Jane became an Internet sensation last month for writing a blistering post …

Career Development

The Secret Fear That Causes Bosses To Micromanage

You’re sitting at your desk, intensely focused on writing that big report, when you start to feel a weird tingling on the back of your neck. You try to refocus, furrowing your brow and redoubling your efforts, but you can’t shake the disquieting sense that you’re being watched. Finally, you give up …

Employment

Your Answer to This Question Will Determine Your Success in Life

Here's how to know what your fundamental goals are--and keep them from conflicting with each other.<p>Your time on this beautiful planet is brief.<p>The more consciously awake you become, the more you realize how short life really is.<p>You have no time to waste on pursuits that aren't taking you where you …

3 great kettlebell moves for golf

Continuing our fitness series with the LPGA's Belen Mozo, here are three kettlebell exercises you should add to your golf-fitness routine. Here are the details:<p><b>1. ) Kettlebell halo:</b> Holding the handles with the bell inverted in front of your face, rotate the weight around your head keeping your …

Google Pixel XL vs. LG V20

Size<p>The LG V20 is 3-percent taller, 3-percent wider and 4-percent thicker. As we'll see in a moment, though, it pays you back with a bigger …

Arnold Palmer, who passed away at the age of 87 in September, will be remembered for much more than his talent on the golf course. But of course he …

The Traits of Leaders Who Do Things Fast and Well

An exceptional leader we know would occasionally get a question from his direct reports in a variety of forms but with the common message, “Do you want this done fast or right?” His answer was always the same: “Yes!” He chose not to compromise on either dimension. For this leader and for most …

The Easiest Drill For Better Ball Striking

We get it. Sometimes, you don’t want to mess around with some swing-aid contraption. Sometimes, you just want better ball striking in the simplest way possible. And what’s the simplest way to practice? Practice in the rough. Yes, we know, you’re in the rough all the time when you play –- why would …

Kimora Lee Simmons Turned Her Culture Into A Billion-Dollar Fashion Brand. Now She Says A Little Credit Is Due.

The Baby Phat mogul talks about pioneering trends, navigating marginalization, and the unsung influence of blackness in high-fashion.<p>In the late …

Training after 50: Dan O'Brien dispels the myths about exercise for older adults

There aren’t many in his age group—or any other age group for that matter—that can match Dan O’Brien stride for stride, even at age 50. Given that …

Why Performance Management Is Dead And Performance Motivation Is Here To Stay [Infographic]

How’s your team performing?<p>Before you start the process of performance evaluations, take 10 minutes and discover why performance management is dead and performance motivation is here to stay.<p>As we know, performance management is the term used to refer to activities, tools, processes, and programs …

Project Management

A Weight Training Program for Golfers

Comprehensive training programs for individual sports are “periodized” in order to provide a progressive and interactive training program. That is, …

Exercise

Here’s Exactly How Exercise—Or Lack of It—Affects Aging Muscles. This Just Might Change Your Life

Buried deep inside your muscle tissue may be the secret answer to your flagging energy, growing waist size, and declining health. Take action now.<p>Under the glare of overhead lights, the paper-thin, ruby-red shavings of Rosangela Santiago’s muscle glow like fine gems. <i>I can’t believe those just came</i> …

Jerry Reinsdorf wanted Michael Jordan at Hall of Fame induction, settled for Phil Jackson and Scottie Pippen

When Michael Jordan retired in 1999, he reportedly resented Bulls owner Jerry Reinsdorf for not giving him an ownership stake and front-office …

A look at Netflix’s upcoming premiere dates

After releasing 16 scripted shows in 2015, Netflix announced last December that it planned to debut twice as many shows in 2016. For us, that’s great …

When LeBron swooped in and changed the course of Cavs' history

An all-time classic NBA Finals was coming to a close with the title still very much up for grabs.<p>Through the first six games of the Finals, the …

Minnesota exposes one troubling reason America locks up so many black people

In "The Black Family in the Age of Mass Incarceration," Coates notes that in 2000, one in 10 black males between the ages of 20 and 40 was behind bars. That was 10 times the rate for white males in the same age group.<p>A decade later, Coates writes, one-third of black male high-school dropouts …

The Strength Program That Will Get You the Best Results of Your Life

It's the simplest way to maximize your gains<p>Tamio "Tommy" Kono, the legendary Olympic weightlifting champion and Mr. Universe, has an interesting way of looking at training. Imagine you have a test tube filled with your workout ability, he says. Each time you train, you should spill out just a …

Rams run out out to big lead over Cowboys

AP<p>No team got off to an uglier start today in the NFL than the Cowboys.<p>In the second quarter in St. Louis, Dallas quarterback Tony Romo threw a pass …

5 things to talk about with your buddies on the course this weekend

<i>From sports to TV to politics (OK, so mostly the first two), we offer five hot topics that are sure to liven up your round of golf:</i><p><b>1. Adrian Peterson:</b> Another week, another controversy/crime involving an NFL star. This time, Adrian Peterson -- one of football's all-time great running backs -- was …

Eliminating Ryder Cup mud balls

During the final round of this year's PGA Championship, a deluge of heavy rain swept across Valhalla Golf Club, flooding the fairways and causing an …

Golf

Bulls reach out to Ray Allen's reps

The Chicago Bulls have touched base with the representatives of veteran shooting guard Ray Allen, a league source confirmed Monday.<p>The Bulls are one …

NBA

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones wants to be known as football man

In the owner's suite, on his private jet or among Dallas' beautiful people, JERRY JONES seems a happy man. But what he really wants, he cannot</i> …

What Is Hillary Clinton Afraid Of?

<b>Over the 25 years Hillary Clinton has spent</b> in the national spotlight, she’s been smeared and stereotyped, the subject of dozens of over-hyped or downright fictional stories and books alleging, among other things, that she is a lesbian, a Black Widow killer who offed Vincent Foster then led an …

LG's G Watch is always-on and water resistant

LG revealed more information about the upcoming G Watch on its new website. The smartwatch will come in two colors: stealth black and champagne gold. On top of having what is being described as an always-on screen, the G Watch will purportedly be both water and dust resistant. No release date has …