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I Just Discovered Melting Potatoes and I’m Officially Serving Them With Everything

Now this is a Pinterest trend I can get behind.<p>We weren’t actively seeking a new way to cook potatoes. In fact, we think there’s a pretty solid …

Recipes

What Separates Millionaire Entrepreneurs From The Rest Of Us? Hint: It's Not What You Think

Knowing the "what" is not enough to thrive in business.<p>If you are an entrepreneur fighting your way to the top, one great approach to rapidly growing your business is to learn from multimillion-dollar business owners who've been there, done that.<p>At the end of the day, who doesn't love a …

Research: Do People Really Get Promoted to Their Level of Incompetence?

You’ve probably encountered managers you admire more for their technical skills than for their actual leadership skills.<p>Perhaps it’s the familiarity of this experience that lends the Peter Principle its popular appeal. The Peter Principle, laid out in a 1969 book by Dr. Laurence J. Peter, describes …

Recipe: Pressure-canned Brioche

These breads allow you to bake once—really pressure-can once—and have fresh bread for months. We love the idea of having a cupboard full of brioche …

The Oldest Pubs to Visit in London

The title of London's oldest pub is a much disputed accolade. The city is home to hundreds of historic watering holes but many have been rebuilt, …

The secret to baking the perfect sourdough (and Bread Ahead's famous doughnuts)

‘This is the place that does the doughnuts,’ a visitor whispers eagerly to her friend as they approach Bread Ahead’s stall at Borough Market. Moments later they each hold a sugared orb that oozes salted-caramel custard and a hunk of honeycomb – the signature deep-fried creation of this London …

Baking

Photograph August’s Rare Solar Eclipse like a Boss with This 6-Minute Video Tutorial

Back in April we explained how to photograph the upcoming August 21 total solar eclipse that will be the first such event viewable from coast to …

How to Determine What Your Company's Burn Rate Should Be

Use these pointers to know your risk tolerance.<p>One of the hardest decisions entrepreneurs make when they start a company and raise outside capital is figuring out what an acceptable "burn rate" is. That is, how much should your company be willing to lose in cash every month as you make investments …

These 14 Boozy Poke Cake Recipes Will MAKE Your Day

Sheet cake is always a tasty treat — especially when you need to feed a crowd. But nothing WOWs like a poke cake, and they’re easy-peasy to make. Just bake as usual, poke holes in it, then pour syrup over the top. Dessert doesn’t get any better than this unless, wait for it, that syrup has a bit of …

19 Lazy But Brilliant Recipes That Won't Let You Down

You don't need to spend hours in the kitchen to enjoy a great homemade meal.

5 Recipes That Will Teach You the Art of 30-Minute Meals

As much as I truly enjoy cooking, weeknights can be rough, and the dinner struggle is real. But at the first mention of 30-minute meals, I knew that …

Empanada Dough Recipe

"This basic dough can be filled with Empanada Pork Filling, then fried or baked."<p>Ingredients<p>2 cups all-purpose flour<p>1/2 teaspoon salt<p>1/3 cup white …

Debriefing Your Bike After a Ride

Motorcycles have become so reliable it’s easy to take them for granted. Back when I started riding, we were cautioned to carefully examine the clutch …

13 top U.S. microlenders for your small business

This article is reprinted by permission from NerdWallet.<p>What is a microloan, and is one right for your small business?<p>If you’re a small-business …

The Best Scotch Whiskies Under $100

<i>This definitive guide to affordable Scotch explores everything you need to know about the world’s most popular single malt whisky, including</i> …

The Only Hotel Where You Can Sleep In Two Countries At The Same Time

When it comes to planning an exciting vacation, it can be hard to decide where, exactly, to visit. The options are absolutely endless. But the good …

10 Classic Italian Foods—and Where to Eat Them

On a trip to one of the food meccas of the world, the last thing you want is bad food.<p>Eating in Italy isn’t always a slam dunk—tourist traps serving mediocre, overpriced food lurk in all the well-traveled spots. But on a trip to one of the food meccas of the world, there's no reason why you should …

Italy

The secret to gaining the upper hand in negotiations, with a former FBI negotiator

<b>Chris Voss:</b> The secret to gaining the upper hand in negotiations is giving the other side the illusion of control. And the illusion of control is …

Empathy

Why Your Brand Needs A Real Style Guide

A well-developed style guide is an essential tool for establishing brand identity. A brand style guide (also known as a brand book or brand guide) acts as a key document that helps content creators communicate a consistent message to your audience, so it’s a great asset for creating consistent, …

Graphic Design

Business Valuation (Infographic)

By <b>Tim Vipond</b>, Corporate Finance Institute<p>Over the years I’ve spent a lot of time thinking about and working on business valuations across a broad …

3 Summer Drinks to Make with Lillet Blanc

It's French, it's classy, James Bond loved it--say hey to Lillet, one of our favorite bottles for the summer. An aperitif wine, Lillet is made from …

77 Easy Summer Weeknight Dinner Recipes So You Can Just Chillllllllllllll

During the summer, there are no elaborate dinner recipes allowed.<p><b>Summer gives you permission to stop trying so hard.</b> Resign yourself to drinking all day outside. Read for pleasure. And absolutely do not stress about preparing an elaborate dinner. These 77 relaxed dinner recipes, which require …

Cooking

Five Ways You’re Ruining Your Coffee Plus One Surprising Confession from a Master Barista

We recently sat down with master barista Giorgio Milos (yes, he is just as charismatic as his photo) at the opening of the new illy Caffe in San Francisco to pick his brain on all things coffee. We talked about the best things happening in coffee today (hint: It has to do with more cafés listening …

The secret to perfectly crispy pork belly.

Perfect, crispy pork belly is easier to make than you think. Here’s how to get incredibly moist pork topped with golden crunchy crackling.<p>Do you love …

Pork Belly

The new type of hotel rescuing Italy's hill villages

The alberghi diffusi model is revitalising dwindling communities across Italy by repurposing their unused buildings into ‘scattered hotels’. Our writer lives like a local in a few of these hamlet gems. Scroll down for more<p>It was an unusual invasion: well-to-do people, most speaking strange tongues, …

The Airbnb Model May Come To Kitchen Rentals

<i>Charlottesville, VA–</i>The sharing economy, best known for spawning Airbnb and Uber, is encroaching into the world’s kitchens. There are now various services that bring chefs into the private kitchens of eaters, bring eaters into the private kitchens of chefs, or match large groups together for shared …

Easy flatbread recipes from India, Italy and the Middle East

I had never really thought about flatbreads until 1995, when I bought a book called Flatbreads & Flavors. I stood in Books for Cooks in London salivating over the recipes that the authors Naomi Duguid and Jeffrey Alford had gathered: Hunza sprouted-wheat flatbread with apricots; Afghan naan with …

Forget unicorns — investors are looking for 'cockroach' startups now

But tech and startup investment is going to be defined by a very different beast in 2016 — the cockroach.<p>"Everything is about resiliency now to weather the storm," says Tim McSweeney, a director at technology-focused merchant bank Restoration Partners. "Unicorn, it's a mythical beast, whereas a …

Venture Capital

10 Alternative Tours of Prague (and 1 to Avoid)

There are so many ways to see a city - museums, walking tours, guidebooks - but experienced travelers want authenticity with their history. This alternative guide to Prague tours includes passionate individuals who can introduce you to the Czech capital through different eyes, no matter what your …