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Why Hanger Steak Should Be Your Go-To Cut of Meat This Summer, Plus How to Cook It

When Angie Mar suggests a cut of meat, we listen. The executive chef and owner of NYC's Beatrice Inn, and a 2017 <i>Food & Wine</i> Best New Chef, stopped by …

Recipe: Baked Jalapeño Popper Dip — Recipes from The Kitchn

I have just one bit of advice for you when serving this warm, cheesy dip at your next potluck, and I learned this from experience: Think very …

LeBron James’ post game presser was as good as his Game 3 buzzer beater

LeBron wasn’t finished after the shot on the court.<p>Here’s what happened in Game of the Cavaliers vs. Raptors 2018 NBA playoff series. After taking a strong 2-0 lead in Toronto, the Cavs returned home. They let the Raptors hang around in striking distance for most of the game. They even let the …

What Classifies A House Style: What Makes A Craftsman Home?

If you’ve ever watched an episode of <i>House Hunters</i>, you know that Craftsman homes have an appeal that many people find irresistible. Whether you’re …

Carne Asada

<b>by Lisa Bryan | Downshiftology</b> — April 22, 2018<p>When it comes to the <b>best carne asada</b>, I’ve had my fair share in Mexico. And the truth is there’s no …

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Homebuyers face ‘most competitive market in recorded history’

Low inventory, demographic shifts, and rising prices will cause frustration this spring and summer<p>Rising real estate costs, demographics shifts, and low inventory have hamstrung homebuyers for years. But according to Danielle Hale, chief economist for Realtor.com, this spring buying season may …

Real Estate

Want Your Employees to Rave About Your Leadership Skills? Make Sure Any of These 6 Things Happen Daily

It's been found that you can achieve great results and have meaningful relationships at the same time.<p>Whether your company is a startup or an established firm, I want to share a compelling leadership model that will get the best out of employees.<p>It's based on the seminal research of Jim Laub, …

Leadership

Dear Husband, If You Want Me, Tell Me

Dear Husband,<p>Look at me. Like, really look at me. Tell me I'm pretty. Tell me I'm sexy. Tell me you adore and desire me, that you are lucky to have me by your side.<p>I'm in my 30s, haven't had children, and most of the time feel confident about how I look. I'm in my prime, and I'm not ready to settle …

Relationships

Shaq interpreting LeBron's postgame interviews needs to be a weekly segment

In typical Cleveland Cavaliers fashion this 2018 season, LeBron & co. took a major step back on Tuesday night after showing some signs of life by ripping off five straight wins, including an impressive comeback victory over the current No. 1 seed in the East, the Toronto Raptors. At the end of the …

7 Married Millennial Couples On How Often They Have Sex

While it may be natural to wonder how often your married friends have sex, it varies from couple-to-couple, of course. For instance, does that couple …

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U.S. Homebuilder Sentiment Remains Near Highest Level Since 1999

Confidence among American homebuilders held steady in February near the highest level since 1999, suggesting that demand for housing is expected to …

Want to Fall in Love With Your Partner Again? Science Says to Ask Them These 36 Questions

Love is more than a feeling; it's a choice.<p>Relationships are hard. They can bring out the best in us, yes, but also the worst. They test the very essence of our beings: our capacity for forgiveness; our ability to trust (both ourselves and another); the true extent of our self-love; the strength of …

Relationships

The Mindful Notebook helps you think more clearly

popsci shop<p>Live more mindfully with this Kickstarter hit and get 26 percent off.<p>The fast pace of digital life can make it difficult to think clearly at times. The Mindful Notebook is designed to help you focus your mind at the start of each day and concentrate on what matters in your life. It’s …

Influence: The 4-Step Process for Selling Anything to Anyone

People only buy when they trust the person selling.<p>9 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Influence is described as <i>"the capacity to have an effect on the character, development, or behavior of someone or something."</i> However as subtle as some forms of influence might …

The top 25 books corporate America is reading right now

800-CEO-READ, a leading direct supplier of book-based resources compiles a monthly list of best-selling business books based on purchases by its …

The 12 best business books of the year, according to Stanford Business School

A good book is like food for the soul. When you want to curl up by the fire with a truly great one, look no further than this list furnished by members of the Stanford Graduate School of Business.<p>If you've got an entrepreneur or two in your life, these might make good holiday gifts, too:

Why Laminate Countertops Are Making a Big Comeback

Laminate is making a comeback! While some of us may cringe when we think of this countertop choice for the kitchen, it's changed a lot over the …

If You're Using These Words, Then You're Showing Hidden Signs of Stress

While headaches and mood swings are often indicators of stress, turns out the way we speak is, too.<p>3 min read<p>From mood swings to being unable to fall asleep at night -- some things are clear symptoms of stress. However, it turns out stress manifests in many forms, like in the way we speak.<p>A recent …

National Academy of Sciences

15 Sales Superstars Share Their Best Advice for Closing More Sales

Not only will you get a lot better at selling, you'll enjoy the sales process a lot more.<p>Gathering sales leads isn't easy. Getting in front of decision makers is difficult. But closing the deal? That's the toughest thing of all, and it's what separates good salespeople from great salespeople.<p>The …

Entrepreneurship

The Secret to the Perfect Pecan Pie is Bourbon

An obsession with the historic dessert leads to American whiskey.<p>I would estimate the number of pecan pies that I have baked in my lifetime falls …

I took a 10-minute test to figure out how to get what I want and found I was completely lacking in one crucial area

Everyone wants to be able to get what they want.<p>Some of us just aren't very good about doing it.<p>I recently took a ten-minute test from assessment firm Multi-Health Systems to identify the styles I use to influence people and get stuff done.<p>The online test featured a number of repetitive questions …

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7 Things You Can Do With the Space Under a Kid’s Bed

If you ask a feng shui expert about the space under a bed, they're going to tell you to keep it clear — that putting anything in that space will …

Wicked Good Boston Cream Pie

A hot-milk sponge cake made a good base in our Boston Cream Pie recipe because it didn’t require any finicky folding or separating of eggs. Baking …

This Is How All Your Favorite Chefs Roast Potatoes

A simple side of roasted potatoes seems like one of the easiest things to make, but it all depends on the technique. The appropriate seasonings and cook times can make all the difference between soggy, lackluster potatoes and crispy, second-helping-worthy ones. If you're in need of a little …

Google Spent Years Studying Effective Bosses. Now They Teach New Managers These 6 Things

The transition to management requires a transformation of thought.<p>The transition from individual contributor to manager is not an easy one. In many cases, the skills that got you the promotion will not be the same ones that make you effective as a manager. Luckily, we have organizations like Google …

Emotional Intelligence

6 tips from top entrepreneurs on turning real estate into real wealth — even if you start with nothing

At least 30 U.S. billionaires made their money from real estate; some say that it's the greatest way to create real wealth and financial freedom.<p>These six tycoons and members of The Oracles suggest how you can invest $100,000 or start with nothing.

7 Sales Techniques That Will Make You Sell More

Coffee is for closers. ☕️ Have you earned yours lately? To make a quota, you need the right sales techniques ... The post 7 Sales Techniques That …

Commercial real estate: 5 reasons your building isn’t sold yet

I’ve reasoned for months that Southern California is immersed in a seller’s market — there are many more buyers in the market than sellers — …

These 13 words and 10 tips will help salespeople close more deals faster

And according to marketing-software maker HubSpot, there are certain words salespeople should use to boost their chances of closing more deals, and, beyond that, there are certain characteristics common to top salespeople.