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So You Want To Be A Consultant? Five Signs Consulting Is Right for You

Flexible hours, new projects and clients every few months, autonomy, variety and freedom: Consulting comes with all of these perks. And if you’re sitting in a full-time job at a big company, consulting might sound like a dream. But before you quit your job and jump into consulting, there are a few …

Employment

Here are the 5 books you need to read this summer, according to Bill Gates

With summer fast approaching, it's time to start compiling your vacation reading list. And fortunately, Bill Gates is here to help.<p>On Monday, the …

Books

Frailty is not inevitable in old age for those with a healthy heart, scientists find

Frailty is not inevitable in old age, scientists believe after, finding that people with a healthy heart do not succumb to weakness in later life.<p>New research has shown that older people with very low risk of heart disease also have very little frailty, raising the possibility it is preventable.<p>The …

High Blood Pressure

How to spend a year living abroad for $1,000 a month

The sabbatical.<p>The year-off.<p>The walkabout.<p>The career/life reset. It's something most of us talk about, or at least dream about. It's the answer to the questions we ask ourselves before our pick-me-up 4:15 p.m. coffees: Will life be a march of unremitting, interminable years of work? Will each year …

Personal Finance

Every Free Outdoor Concert in NYC This Summer

One of the best parts about summer in New York City is the free outdoor concerts. For the next few months, it’ll cost you exactly $0 to see all your …

Music

Good Email Design Really Does Make a Difference

Email is as important as ever. While it’s not part of the latest generation of shiny digital marketing tools, it is still very much one of the most effective. Ahead of any social media handle, the email inbox remains the most coveted digital possession, being checked and refreshed at all hours of …

Marketing

Zucchini Enchiladas Recipe

From: EatingWell.com, May 2018<p>Using thinly sliced zucchini in place of tortillas is a great way to cut back on carbs and still enjoy cheesy chicken …

Food

These 75 Vegan Breakfast Recipes Will Have You Saying "Is It Morning Yet?"

From tofu and veggies to protein smoothies to overnight oats, here are over 75 recipes to satisfy your morning cravings. They'll make you realize that breakfast really is the most<p>importantdelicious meal of the day. All of these recipes are under 400 calories, are completely vegan, and are full of …

Healthy Eating

Recovering From a Big Hit to Your Credit Score -- How Long Does It Take?

Depending on the circumstances, it could take less than a year -- or up to 10 years.<p>While it takes years of diligence to attain an excellent credit …

Personal Finance

This Is the 1 Thing I Did Twice a Week to Break Through My Weight-Loss Plateau

Intermittent fasting (IF) isn't for everyone, but it's like my soulmate. We live together in perfect harmony, and I feel my best when I'm doing IF, specifically 16:8, where I eat from noon until 7 or 8 p.m. I know this works the best for me because I've experimented with a few different methods …

Fitness

Inside The Ecosystem That Fuels Amazon’s Fake Review Problem

A vast web of Amazon review fraud lives online, and it's designed to evade the company’s efforts to thwart it.<p><b>One morning in late January</b>, Jake picked up the box on his desk, tore through the packing tape, unearthed the iPhone case inside, snapped a picture, and uploaded it to an Amazon review he’d …

Internet

Know Your Rights With Debt Collectors

When debt collectors come calling, they may try any number of tactics to get you to pay your debt. Some are perfectly legal, while others fall into a …

Personal Finance

26 Amazing Products With Over 1,000 Reviews On Amazon

A modern corner desk, a Kong dog toy, a gaming keyboard, and 23 other products on Amazon that hundreds and hundreds and hundreds of people absolutely *adore*<p><i>The reviews here have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

Shopping

20+ Websites for Incredible Free Stock Photos

Whether you're a blogger looking for the perfect photo to accompany your article or a designer in need of an image for a new T-shirt, there are innumerable reasons that free images come in handy. But, as you're searching for <b>stock photography</b>, it's important to know the right places to do so in …

Web Design

Make the Most of Your Airport Layover with Free City Tours

Long airport layovers are usually associated with expensive Wi-Fi, reheated sandwiches, and people crowded onto uncomfortable metal chairs. But these eight airports have turned that whole idea on its head, offering mini city tours so that travelers can make the most of their time between flights …

Travel

4 Anti-Inflammatory Breakfast Smoothie Recipes You Should Make This Week For A Flat Stomach

We love making smoothies! They’re a great way to get protein, fiber and anti-inflammatory benefits in one pretty glass – all things you want to keep …

Nutrition

Lemon Cake with Lemon Filling and Lemon Butter Frosting Recipe

"This is a wonderful Easter cake. Everyone at my Easter barbeque loved it. Very moist and delightful."<p>Ingredients<p>2 cups all-purpose flour<p>2 teaspoons …

Baking

21 Outdoor NYC Dining Spots to Check Out This Spring

A look at some great outdoor patios and rooftops to enjoy the warm spring weather.

Food & Dining

Eight Lesser-Known Features in Photoshop That I Couldn't Live Without as a Photographer

Although these eight features may not be the sexiest that Photoshop has to offer, they all really do help to make my life as a photographer so much …

Tutorials

5 Quick Vegan Recipes That Prove Prepping a Healthy Meal Doesn't Take Forever

Spring is upon us, ushering fragrant herbs, peppery arugula, and starchy potatoes into produce aisles everywhere. Luckily, and contrary to popular …

Cooking

10 SEO Trends That Will Influence Digital Marketing

As digital marketing has grown in importance for today’s businesses, so has the role of search engine optimization. SEO plays a huge role in getting people to your website, blog post, guest articles and other content assets. And if you don’t play by Google’s rules, you’ll see your web traffic …

Public Relations

The 20 Best Glutes Exercises of All Time

We’re in the midst of a glutes renaissance. Thanks to Instagram, the increased focus on functional fitness, and/or Jennifer Lopez, men and women are …

Jennifer Lopez

White Judge Sentenced to Probation for Election Fraud in Same County Where Black Woman Received 5 Years

Right now, there is a black woman sitting in prison, reading about a Texas judge who was found guilty of the same crime she committed. She probably …

Crime

The Best Chest Workout in Under 10 Minutes

Barbell flat chest press and incline fly superset<p>Follow the power exercise with a strength and accessory exercise superset.<p><b>Chest barbell press:</b> Set …

Workouts

Giannis Antetokounmpo Celebrated Sunday’s Big Win by Getting Refused Service at a Milwaukee Restaurant [Updated]

Giannis Antetokounmpo should always be seated first.<p>With only seconds remaining in Sunday's pivotal Game 4 between the Bucks and Celtics, Milwaukee inbounded the ball with the score tied at 102 apiece. Malcolm Brogdon's go-ahead attempt—a wild, careening lefty floater over the outstretched arm of …

NBA

19 NYC Secrets Even New Yorkers Don't Know

When you're living in a city whose history dates back to the 1600s, every day is an opportunity to discover another mind-blowing piece of historical …

City Halls

These Women Treated Their Anxiety and Depression with Food. Here’s What They Ate.

When Jane Green was 14 years old, she was walking offstage from a tap dance competition when she collapsed.<p>She couldn’t feel her arms, her legs, or …

Nutrition

Rule of Thirds Definition | Photography Glossary

What is the Rule of Thirds in Photography<p>The rule of thirds is one of the most common rules in photography, and one of the easiest to learn and to …

How to Marinate Chicken Right, Plus Amazing Marinade Recipes

When you marinate chicken, the meat is your blank canvas; the marinade, your palette with which you paint on the deliciousness. And there are so many …

19 Inspirational Quotes From True Artists to Help You Overcome a Creative Rut

It's a moment that every creative dreads, yet most have faced at one point or another—artist's block. In these situations, it's easy to be hard on ourselves and wallow in pity, waiting for inspiration to strike. But the reality is, hard work and diligence is what moves you further along the …