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How To Iron A Shirt For A Perfectly Crisp Result

Ah, the good old days – when you could throw your dress shirt in a crumpled heap on the floor and your mother would iron it back to perfection. Or …

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Verizon has a new, pricier unlimited plan with even more high-speed data

Unlimited data plans aren't what they used to be. As in, simple.<p>Verizon muddied the definition of unlimited further on Thursday with the introduction of a third, more expensive tier, titled "aboveunlimited." This comes on top of "gounlimited" and "beyondunlimited," which have varying degrees of …

This social media hack could help cash-strapped entrepreneurs compete with big brands

If you dream of becoming the next Jeff Bezos, or simply fancy yourself as a side-hustler, but worry you lack the cash; fret not — it needn't cost you …

Social Media

Free Tools Students Can Use to Produce Animated Videos

Creating an animated video can be a great extension to many writing projects. Students can use video creation tools to animate short stories that …

Reading Academic Research Papers Is the Best Success Hack You've Never Heard About

Graduate-level research is a lot likelier to help you figure out real life business problems than that book of motivational quotes beside your bed.<p>5 min read<p>Despite the bad rap it tends to get in the self-made businessperson community, college is still an entrepreneurial hub. Billion-dollar …

11 Quintessential Jewish Jokes

Some old and some new, and all have an underlying point.

21 Questions Amazon Asks Its Job Candidates

If you want to work for Jeff Bezos, you're going to have to answer some tough questions first.<p><b>Amazon goes to great lengths to ensure that they are hiring the right people.</b><p><b>We sifted through hundreds of Glassdoor reviews to find some of the company's toughest interview questions.</b><p><b>Questions about</b> …

Employment

How to Get a Perfectly Formatted Resume Fast

Absolutely no one enjoys sitting down to make a resume. This new tool makes it suck less.<p>Absolutely no one enjoys sitting down to create a resume. It’s time consuming, not only in terms of coming up with the best language with which to sell yourself, but also with regard to choosing the best fonts …

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6 Killer Colognes To Wear Right Now

587<p>SHARES<p>Now that we're nearly halfway through November and winter is swiftly approaching, it's high time you retire your summer cologne, and pick …

Transcript of Rex Tillerson’s Remarks Supporting President Trump

<i>Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson on Wednesday made a statement from the Treaty Room of the State Department reiterating his support of President Trump. The following is a transcript of that statement, as prepared by The New York Times.</i><p><i>For more coverage of his statement, read here »</i><p>TILLERSON: …

LeBron James, Cavs Will Be Faster, Better with Kevin Love at Center

CLEVELAND—Last season the Cleveland Cavaliers had a revolving door at shooting guard and little bench depth, played an isolation-heavy style and were still the third-best offensive team in the NBA.<p>This year, they should be even better.<p>Although Kyrie Irving and his 25.2 points per game are gone and …

Fox News's clueless coverage of the Las Vegas shooting was perfect fodder for Trevor Noah

A comic seeking good material to pan Fox News coverage need look no further than its monumentally dumb morning program, “Fox & Friends.” So it’s no wonder that Trevor Noah of “The Daily Show” ran a clip of Brian Kilmeade, one of the “Fox & Friends” co-hosts, saying the following about Las Vegas …

Rex Tillerson sure made it sound like he called Trump a 'moron'

<i>Update: After all that, State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert on Wednesday afternoon offered the denial that Tillerson wouldn't. "The secretary does not use that type of language," she said. "The secretary did not use that type of language to speak about the president of the United States."</i> …

Should you use protein powders? It’s complicated.

Did you think protein powder and protein shakes were the domain only of the Arnold Schwarzeneggers and Dwayne "the Rock" Johnsons of the world?<p>These days, protein shakes and powders are used by diverse groups of people that couldn't be more different, at least physically: elite athletes, …

Nutrition

Finland figured out the secrets to designing perfect schools — and the US can never replicate them

But one that it can't replicate — due to old-school mindsets about what education is supposed to look like — is how Finland designs its schools.<p>Finnish schools are increasingly adopting the mindset that flexible, open learning spaces are better than walled-off classrooms, and that mixing students …

What you learn about the United States after you leave it

<i>Want smart analysis of the most important news in your inbox every weekday along with other global reads, interesting ideas and opinions to know? Sign up for the Today's WorldView newsletter.</i><p>In a recent excerpt from her new book, American journalist Suzy Hansen described her bemusement when a …

In Israel’s ultra-Orthodox community, abused women are finding a way out

JERUSALEM — Two days after giving birth, Reut carefully swaddled her fifth child and took a taxi from the hospital to a shelter for victims of domestic abuse.<p>It was a journey filled with complicated emotions.<p>Vulnerable and scared, she was heading to an unfamiliar place but finally was escaping more …

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The Ivanka Way

About six months ago, in the long-ago springtime of the Trump presidency, Ivanka Trump made an offer to Cecile Richards, the head of Planned Parenthood. The first daughter had pressed her father to say positive things about Planned Parenthood during the 2016 campaign, and now she had a proposal for …

The Best Art Galleries Miami Has to Offer

Locust Projects, An Experimental Exhibition Space<p>An experimental exhibition space, Locust Projects is dedicated to supporting the freedom of …

We tried 'the world's most comfortable shoes': review, photos, details

<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>The Loungers come in two classic colors, gray and black, and a rotating number of limited edition colors.Allbirds<p>Whether you know someone …

Airline industry’s ‘calculated misery’ shows an embrace of inequality

My coach-class seatmates and I were willing to cut Air Transat slack for stranding us for hours on a plane that had been diverted to the Ottawa airport on Monday because of bad weather. We'd boarded more than 12 hours earlier in Marseille for what was supposed to be an eight-hour flight to …

Why Germany’s current-account surplus is bad for the world economy

THE battle-lines are drawn. When the world’s big trading nations convene this week at a G20 summit in Hamburg, the stage is set for a clash between a …

How to write the perfect cover letter, according to experts

Cover letters might seem quaint in an era when you're almost always applying for jobs online — and the first reader of your application may be a …

Employment

One of my favorite job interview questions can help you hire for any position

But still: The final decision on whether a candidate will be hired usually comes down to the interview. But that's a problem when an interview is based on a series of fairly common questions. (Questions, like these, that are easy for job candidates to come prepared to answer.)<p>Do that, and no matter …

How to avoid the amusement park fare and eat well at Disney World

When someone tells you a restaurant offers the best food inside an amusement park, it's important to consider the context. It's like saying, "Yeah, it's pretty tasty … for airplane food" or "This is a hospital-cafeteria dish so divine … that it will not even make you want to vomit … that much." …

12 Whiskeys That Are Even Better Than Pappy Van Winkle, And Way Easier To Find

In the immortal words of the late, great Aaliyah (made just a tad creepy by her affiliation with R. Kelly), “Age ain’t nothing but a number.” When it …

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HEDGE FUND READING LIST: Hundreds of investors say these 10 finance books are must-reads

GuilhermeMesquita/Shutterstock SumZero, a social network for buyside investors, asked its members to share their favorite investment books in their user profiles.<p>The list is based on 1,120 responses, and ranked from least to most recommended. You can consider it a hedge fund reading list.<p>The books …

5 books that will make you more well-rounded

Want to know one of the "secrets" to becoming a better leader? Become a more voracious reader.<p>One of the best ways to "stand on the shoulders of giants" is to read. We hear it all the time--that the most successful people, our greatest leaders, are people who read constantly (including Bill Gates, …

49 of the hardest questions Apple will ask in a job interview

Apple asks both technical interview questions, based on your past work experience, and some mind-boggling puzzles.<p>And if you're interviewing to work at Apple's retail stores, you'll be asked a lot of questions about how you'd handle an angry customer.<p>We combed through posts on Glassdoor to find …

Employment

4 Things Great Bosses Say to a New Employee That Most Bosses Never Think to Say

Want a new employee to truly hit the ground running? Say these four things.<p>You work hard to find, interview, and hire the right employees. They have great skills, great experience, and great attitude. So once they're hired and in the door, all you need to do is set them loose, right?<p>Not so fast. …

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