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25 words you should use on your resume if you want to get more interviews

When it comes to making hiring decisions, including "team player language" on your resume makes it less likely you'll get an offer.<p>So, how do you write a great resume that uses language that will get you hired?<p>A lot of well-meaning people will suggest you should use "action verbs." But that's fast …

I’m a Financial Advisor Who Works With Wealthy Families — Here Are 8 Things I Make Sure Every Teen Knows About Money

Getting an early start is critical to building wealth.<p>For most teens, financial planning is a topic far from top of mind.<p>School, sports, and social …

Camp Lakers 2018 | Los Angeles Lakers

Camp Lakers, presented by UCLA Health, is back! For the 19th summer, Camp Lakers is committed to providing young players with the ultimate Lakers …

How to Build Your Own App If You Don't Know How to Code

<i>In our series</i> Getting It<i>, we’ll give you all you need to know to get started with and excel at a wide range of technology, both on and offline. Here,</i> …

Warren Buffett Says This 1 Simple Habit Separates Successful People From Everyone Else | Inc.com

Billionaire Warren Buffett, the chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, is 87 years old and still capturing the world's attention as the second richest person on the planet (as of this writing).<p>So, how has he done it? Actually, it's not so much about <i>what he has done</i> as it is <i>what he hasn't done</i>. …

Self-improvement

What to buy every month of the year in 2018

In 2018, you may resolve to save more , spend less or budget better . Whatever your money goal, the one common key to your success is shopping smart. …

The 7 Best Business Books I Read In 2017 | Inc.com

Most of these books were published in 2017. One was published in 2016, but I just recently discovered it a few months back. And two of these books won't be released until 2018, but I got my paws on them early.<p>Tim Ferriss released another monster book, as he is known for doing. How Ferriss came up …

Self-improvement

4 Basic Calculations Reveal the State of Your Finances

A few simple math problems to measure your financial health.<p>An older survey revealed that almost 40% of Americans described math as their least …

12 everyday stretches that will help you stay flexible and fit at any age

When it comes to stretching, there are a lot of options to choose from.<p>But what are the best everyday stretches for anyone looking to avoid sore muscles, get more flexible, and protect his or her muscles from injuries?<p>We turned to Marilyn Moffat, a professor of physical therapy at New York …

The best home projectors you can buy

<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><i>BenQ/Business Insider</i><p>The Insider Pick:<p>While TVs are getting better and better, a growing group of people have turned to projectors for …

Gear & Gadgets

How to schedule your day for maximum productivity when you're unemployed

In the first few days of unemployment, your mind may swirl in a haze of mixed emotions.<p>Feelings of freedom and endless opportunities can be swiftly replaced with dread, hopelessness, and self-doubt.<p>Thankfully, keeping a schedule can help you find a job, a renewed purpose, and can alleviate the …

4 cover letter mistakes that make a hiring manager toss your application in the trash

I am often surprised by what people choose to send as cover letters. Typos, broken links, and rambling emails.<p>I also see messages like this one: "I was looking for work-from-home opportunities and I came across your company. Below is a copy of my resume. Please let me know if you have anything …

NBA’s new Larry Bird highlight video will blow your mind

Larry Bird’s birthday was yesterday, and we celebrated with a couple highlight videos.<p>Then, the NBA released this video today – and it’s too good not …

Kobe Bryant to Begin His Next $100M Chapter

Meet Kobe Bryant, venture capitalist.<p>The retired NBA star will today unveil his venture-capital fund, a $100 million vehicle for investing in technology, media and data companies.<p>Mr. Bryant, who turns 38 Tuesday, isn't going it alone: He is partnering with 43-year-old Jeff Stibel, a longtime …

Billionaire Warren Buffett Hates This Investing Metric and You Should Too

Investing guru Warren Buffett thinks WACC is wack. Image Source: The Motley Fool<p>Investing is one of the few industries where complexity is favored over correctness. In this environment you'll find a tremendous number of performance metrics by which you can judge companies performance, many of which …

The Best Waterproof Backpacks for Your Next Adventure

Never let the weather get the best of you. Protect your valuables by traveling with one of these waterproof backpacks.<p>When traveling, your backpack …

Backpacking