Deborah Szajngarten

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The battle to displace Dropbox rages on

Sometimes it seems like there are more vendors trying to upend Dropbox than there are customers willing to try them. Some apply additional security, …

The top 10 customer relationship management services

Businesses grow when they maintain healthy relationships with their customers. For your local deli, that might mean a quick chat to go with your pastrami sandwich. But for companies with more complex operations, customer relationship management (CRM) software is often essential.<p>Every CRM solution …

Pasta With Rich and Hearty Mushroom Bolognese Recipe

A rich and hearty mushroom, tomato, and red wine ragù perfect for a cold winter day.<p><b>Note:</b> To chop button mushrooms in the food processor, roughly chop by hand, then pulse in food processor until chopped, about 8 short pulses. To chop by hand, start by breaking up the mushrooms with your fingers, …

Macadamia Nut "Ricotta" From 'Nom Nom Paleo'

Nut "cheese" is not the first thing I expected to make from a Paleo cookbook. Most nut cheese recipes call for cashews; as someone with a cashew allergy, I have tended to avoid all dairy-free cheeses for the sake of safety. So I was pleasantly surprised when Michelle Tam's recipe for nut "cheese" …

10 Abs Exercises Better Than Crunches

10 abs exercises for women that are so much better than crunches.<p>If you still think that doing crunches will score you amazing abs, you're in for a rude awakening. Flattening your belly requires multi-muscle exercises that target all the regions of your core—upper and lower abs, obliques, …

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It ain’t easy being in PR. I mean, let’s face it; you get in to work, sit at your desk and chances are that, by lunch time you’ve already been cut off, hung up on, and sent a handful of emails with just one disappointing word in the subject line: “UNSUBSCRIBE.” It’s not that journalists dislike PR folk. Every newsroom ...

It ain’t easy being in PR. I mean, let’s face it; you get in to work, sit at your desk and chances are that, by lunch time you’ve already been cut …

Slow-Cooker Italian Sausage Meatballs With Chianti Sauce and Fusilli Recipe

<b>Read more: Slow Cooker Italian Sausage Meatballs With Chianti Sauce and Fusilli</b><p>Ingredients1 pound Italian sausage, casings removed1 pound ground beef1 large egg1/4 cup old-fashioned oats1 1/2 tablespoons minced flat-leaf parsley1/4 cup Parmesan cheese, finely shredded, plus additional for …

Balsamic-Brown Sugar Short Ribs With Garlic Mashed Potatoes Recipe

<b>Note</b>: This dish can be made up to two days ahead. Store the potatoes, meat and sauce separately and reheat before serving. It can all also be frozen, if you prefer. Be sure to thaw everything in the refrigerator before trying to reheat anything, though.<p><b>Read more: Sunday Supper: Balsamic-Brown Sugar</b> …

To Sell Products That Help The World, Convince Consumers That They’re Helping Themselves

People are selfish. If you want to get them interested, appeal to their self-interest, not their desire to do good.<p>If you are one of the many retailers that believes being a good corporate citizen will help you sell more products, then we have a little secret to share with you. Despite what the …

Braised Short Ribs From 'Daniel'

These red wine and port braised short ribs are a vital component of Daniel Boulud's <b>Duo de Boeuf</b> from his new cookbook, Daniel: My French Cuisine.<p>Reprinted with permission from <i>Daniel: My French Cuisine</i> by Daniel Boulud. Copyright 2013. Published by Grand Central Publishing. All rights reserved. …

Big data for the real world

<i>This sponsored post is produced by Street Fight.</i><p>By the end of this decade, the number of connected devices will grow from 9 billion today to over 50 billion, according to Cisco. It’s a staggering figure — even more so when you consider the massive amount of information these devices will transmit …

Chocolate Pot de Crème Recipe

70% cacao chocolate, egg yolks, and a bit of heavy cream add up to one heck of a deep, dark, decadent baked chocolate custard.<p><b>Read more: Chocoholic: Chocolate Pot de Creme</b><p>Ingredients8 ounces 70% bittersweet chocolate, finely chopped2 1/2 cups milk1 1/2 cups heavy cream6 large egg yolks3 tablespoons …

Vegan Crispy Stir-Fried Tofu With Broccoli Recipe

A quick and easy stir-fry with crisp tofu and broccoli tossed in a sweet and savory sauce with garlic, ginger, and sesame seeds.<p><b>Note:</b> To dry tofu, line a rimmed baking sheet with paper towels. Place tofu slices on top in a single layer. Cover with another layer of paper towels and press gently to …

How Successful Companies Hold On To Their Talent -- And Why It's So Important

<i>“I am convinced that nothing we do is more important than hiring and developing people. At the end of the day you bet on people, not on strategies.”</i>—Lawrence Bossidy, former COO of GE.<p>Working in the accounting industry in New York for the past 15 years has allowed me to see far more than just …

The secret structure of great talks

From the "I have a dream" speech to Steve Jobs' iPhone launch, many great talks have a common structure that helps their message resonate with …

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15 Best Leadership Books Every Young Leader Must Read

When you have many thoughts in your mind, it can be overwhelming. Maybe you won’t be able to focus on just the thing you’re working on because of …

Kale Pesto

This wintry version of pesto is robust, but just as luxurious as the classic basil sauce. Indeed, kale lends itself marvelously to making pesto! And the sauce is quick to make -- all that's needed is to blanch the hardy leaves for a few minutes before making the sauce... and voila!<p>This wintry …

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5 Warming Stew Recipes from Around the World

Wintry stews packed with flavors from around the world will heat up the coldest of nights.<p>There’s a lot to love about stew. You do work on the front and back ends, but mostly the pot just simmers on the stove, making your house smell good. The result is a warm, comforting dinner—the perfect winter …

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