John Hinds

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Make Chicken in a Biskit Chicken Biscuits and Bask in Your Own Brilliance

It's just crackers, man<p>When I was growing up, the cracker aisle was not the vast display of abundance that we enjoy today. Most grocery stores pretty …

Recipes

Cinnamon Roll Apple Crisp Recipe

"This is a great Thanksgiving and Christmas dessert that everyone will love! Serve warm with vanilla ice cream."<p>Ingredients<p>1 (12.4 ounce) package …

Baking

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This is my 500th article for Forbes. If we published them in book form, they would fill seven books. Reflecting on the three main ideas flowing through and out of those articles:<p>BRAVE Leadership – A framework for thinking about culture and leadership.<br>• Strategic Points of Inflection – Jump-shifting …

Leadership

The best note-taking apps for class, work, and life

You might want a note-taking app as an artist, to take notes during a meeting to remember important feedback, or to jot down insights from a meaningful panel. Maybe you’re a celebrity who needs to publish a public apology to social media, and you need more space than a typical post affords. Often, …

Apps

A Case For a Strong Process Culture

geralt / PixabayIncreasingly, companies are recognizing that by creating and maintaining a culture of continuous process improvement, they can fuel …

The 8 best questions to put on your next one-on-one meeting agenda

#1: How’s life?<p>On the surface, this doesn’t seem like a significant question to ask. After all, some managers default to asking this question as a …

Krystal's Perfect Marinade for BBQ or Grilled Chicken Recipe

"My sister was kind enough to share this wonderful marinade. It tastes better than just teriyaki sauce. This marinade sauce is awesome. The perfect …

Grilled Serrano Salsa Verde

Grilling the chiles tames their heat a bit and adds a nice smoky flavor to this green sauce. You can fine-tune the heat by using fewer or more …

Coconut Rice Noodles with Ginger and Turmeric

This is a weeknight pantry curry that comes together in the time it takes to boil water for the rice noodles. Fast! For this recipe, blooming the …

Chef John's Butter Puff Biscuit Dough Recipe

"This biscuit dough is similar to puff pastry but uses a much less fussy procedure. It works great for fruit tarts, ham and cheese turnovers, and …

Jeff Bezos told Amazon execs to consider these 3 questions before offering someone a job

Amazon is always looking to fill a ton of jobs.<p>But before you can land a corporate role with the online retail behemoth, you have to tick three …

Jeff Bezos

The Best Thai Coconut Soup Recipe

"Authentic, bold, and delicious Thai flavors make this soup irresistible! This is the best Thai coconut soup I've had. You won't be disappointed with …

These homemade pretzel bites will ruin all other pretzels

Photo via Thanksgiving.comAmerica loves pretzels. They’re a great accompaniment to watching TV, pair well with beer and, of course, what baseball …

Matt Moran's recipes: lime delicious pudding

This magical pudding is one that takes me straight back to my childhood. I was always amazed at how such a simple mixture turned into the delicate …

40+ Homemade Candies That'd Make Willy Wonka Jealous

Candy making may seem daunting, complicated, and not worth the effort, but think again. Many recipes are beginner friendly (some don't even require a candy thermometer!), while others are great projects to save for a rainy day. We've rounded up our favorites, ranging from fluffy marshmallows and …

Truffles

The $140 productivity app that’s managed my life for the past decade

I have a strange obsession with optimizing my life for peak productivity. Part of it is the dopamine hit that comes with a task well completed. But what brings me even more joy is the creation of the perfect Rube Goldberg machine to deflect, swat, and conquer everything the information economy has …

Moist Coconut Macaroon Cake Squares

These moist coconut macaroon cake squares are so cute and yummy! The combination of coconut and macaroon taste is simply flawless! Rich, moist and …

Asking These 9 Questions Will Instantly Reveal What Employees Think of Their Boss

Do you take an active interest in your employees as people, and make everyone feel included?<p>Nobody likes to lose good employees. So leaders everywhere have been trying to crack the code on the best methods of motivating and retaining their employees.<p>Let me share a little secret with you about human …

What To Do When You Hear 'I'm Confused'

“I’m confused” is a clear and simple indicator or diagnostic tool of a potential threat to employee engagement and productivity. When that phrase is used often, it indicates that leadership is ignoring a bigger issue within the organization that, without addressing, will frustrate progress.<p>Language …

The 20/60/20 Rule: How to Handle Misaligned Employees

Trying to win over 100 percent of your team is a fool's mission.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>No matter how effectively we communicate and execute change in our company, some team members just won't accept and adapt to that change as fast as others. What we sometimes …

Soft and Chewy Balkan Bread Recipe

"Pogaca (Bosnian/Croatian) or pogacha is a type of bread baked in the ashes of the fireplace, and later on in the oven. This bread is found in the …

Are Processes Slowing Your Company Down? Try These 8 Simplifying Tips

Prohibiting left turns may seem like a strange way to simplify, but this single decision has hugely impacted UPS. As a result of its drivers avoiding left turns, the company saves 10 million gallons of gas annually, delivers 350,000 more packages every year, and it reduced its average time per …

Employment

The Indispensable Document for the Modern Manager

<b>Jay Desai</b> has FOMU. No, you read that right. As a first-time founder and CEO of health technology startup <b>PatientPing</b>, he’s got a healthy fear of …

How To Propel Employee Engagement To Sky-Rocketing Levels

Often leaders are focusing so intensely on growth that we miss that our team’s emotional experience is suffering.<p>And when they’re suffering, they’re in their Critter State versus their Smart State. Why? Most likely because safety, belonging or mattering are missing. But how do you know who needs …

Employee Engagement

Barnes & Noble: Here's How To Hire Your Next CEO

MEMORANDUM<p>TO: The Barnes & Noble, Inc., Board of Directors<p>FROM: Bruce Weinstein, The Ethics Guy<p>CC: Shareholders<p>DATE: July 4, 2018<p>SUBJECT: Your Next CEO<p><i>The New York Times</i> reports that you have fired CEO Demos Parneros for violating the company’s policies. Although you didn’t specify what policies …

1 AMAZING Secret of Every INSANELY Successful Team

<b>They play UNSELFISH. They play TOGETHER. They play HARD.</b><p><i>In 2012 Google brought together its best statisticians, organizational psychologists and</i> …

When You Start a New Job, Pay Attention to These 5 Aspects of Company Culture

When you join an organization, you have a short window of time to adapt to its culture. It’s the old 90-day rule. And we know too many talented individuals who have stumbled in their new company because they failed to read the cultural tea leaves. This happens because most organizations don’t …

This Pretzel Shortbread Is the Cookie of the Future

Shortpretzel? Pretzbread? Lost Bread Co.’s visionary snack is honestly too pure for your hybrid mashup name.<p><i>Every week, we're publishing This Good</i> …

I Tried Making Levain Bakery's Infamous Cookies and Here's What Happened

I Tried Making Levain Bakery's Famous Cookies and Here's What Happened<p>Can you replicate these amazing cookies from your own kitchen?<p>June 12, …

Old Injustices Negroni

This juicy spin on the Negroni from Portland’s Quaintrelle uses the French bitter liqueur China China Amer to bring out the familiar orange notes of …