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3 Things You Should Always Leave Out of Your Resume

No one needs to include an objective these days since your objective is the job.<p><i>What points are necessary for a resume? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Megan Dias, Recruiting</b> …

Employment

Archaeologists find gates of Hell in Saudi Arabia

When researchers are searching for remnants of structures and settlements constructed by ancient peoples they typically focus on areas that are …

Why You Should Braise Your Beans (& 6 Ways to Make Them Dinner)

Most people appreciate beans for their brusque, no-nonsense nutrition; they are healthful, packed with iron and fiber, and, most importantly, they are always <i>there</i>. No matter your mood, no matter your level of hanger, no matter your astrological symbol, beans are always waiting, patiently, in your …

Cooking

7 Vegetarian Soup Recipes So Good Even Staunch Carnivores Will Want Seconds

We've already professed our love of soup on multiple occasions this season (see decadent cauliflower soup recipes and low-carb soup recipes for …

Microsoft's Surface Book 2 is what the next MacBook Pro should be (but almost certainly won't)

If Microsoft's new Surface Book 2 ran macOS, it would be the perfect MacBook Pro.<p>Microsoft's new Surface Book 2 is a beast. Once again Microsoft is …

Sennheiser launches HD 660 S successor to the glorious HD 650 headphones

14 years. That’s how long Sennheiser’s HD 650 headphones have been around, having initially served as the German audio company’s flagship pair and later just as a thoroughly enjoyable, reasonably priced set of premium cans. Today they’re finally being replaced by something even better, with …

Headphones

North Korean UN diplomat warns 'nuclear war may break out any moment'

North Korea’s deputy UN ambassador warned Monday that the situation on the Korean peninsula "has reached the touch-and-go point and a nuclear war may break out any moment."<p>Kim In-ryong told the UN General Assembly’s disarmament committee that North Korea is the only country in the world that has …

North Korea

6 Home Remedies for Flu Symptoms With Proven Track Records

About two years ago, I woke up one day feeling sicker than I'd ever felt before (I think it's accurate to say my symptoms were worse than those …

20 Hearty Soup Recipes for Fall Lunches & Dinners

Is soup the perfect lunch? It's a convenient make-ahead meal, and it brings a touch of home to your desk with its warm nourishment. But there's just …

These backpacking packs are extremely popular among the outdoor community — thanks to an anti-gravity suspension system

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>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>Osprey Packs<p>When backpacking through the outdoors, your pack makes a huge difference.<p>Packs work off of an unusual scale: A bad one will be …

Backpacking

Researchers find "executioner protein" that causes cancer cells to self-destruct without hurting healthy cells

Killing Cancer with Apoptosis<p>Albert Einstein College of Medicine scientists have induced cancer cells to commit suicide with a new compound that …

21 Slow Cooker Recipes That'll Inspire You To Pull Out The Crock Pot

Comfort food at its easiest.<p>People who own a slow cooker know that this kitchen appliance is truly great. No other appliance can cook you dinner while you’re at work, and reward you with the sweet smell of a delicious meal when you walk through the door.<p>And that’s not all. This appliance is also a …

100 Lunch Ideas on What the Heck to Pack for Work

Are you in a lunch rut? We can help you out.<p>The familiar grumble of your stomach hits every day at 11:30 a.m. as you sink further down into your desk chair. You need some fresh lunch ideas. And oh, we've got 'em—a whopping <b>100 ideas on what to pack for office lunches</b>, to be exact. Some are recipes, …

Cooking

Grappling with GAFA: The Need for a Data Revolution in Financial Services

A digital experience without personalization is missing the point.<p>Bank executives have a dilemma: while 64% of them want to extend their relationship …

Roku files for a $100 million IPO

The company is looking to grow its user and advertising base<p>Roku Inc., the company that makes various streaming devices and smart TVs, is going public, according to papers filed with the Securities and Exchanges Commission yesterday. It is looking to raise $100 million, and will trade on the New …

Televisions

Grilled Cheese Mason Jar Eggs

Step 2<p>Crack one egg into each jar and top with ¼ tablespoon butter, ¼ cup Fontina, ¼ teaspoon salt, and several grinds pepper. Crack a second egg …

This Is the Most Popular Mac and Cheese Recipe on Pinterest

I never tire of juicy tomatoes or seasonal stone fruit pies, but there is part of me that is secretly excited for fall and, dare I say — gasp! — even …

Delta Aquariid meteor showers are on the way. Here's a perfect sky-viewing party in the Santa Monica Mountains

Mark your calendars: Don't forget to look up to catch the Delta Aquariid meteor showers that appear in July. There's a free sky-watching party in the Santa Monica Mountains to see meteors as well as other celestial goings-on.<p><b>The deal</b>: The National Park Service hosts a Night Sky Festival on July 22. …

California

Best Bay Area hikes for beginners

BEST BEGINNER HIKES IN THE BAY AREA<p>The Bay Area has an immense amount of wilderness, and much of it is open to hikers of all skill levels.<p>Beginners might want to check out the San Francisco Bay Trail, which spans 350 miles, with a plan for another 150 miles to connect 47 cities and nine counties in …

Hiking

Zion National Park: Finding a road less traveled

Visitor numbers at Zion National Park are skyrocketing, which often means long lines to enter the park, to board shuttles and even to access certain trails.<p>In 2016, the park set a record with nearly 4.3 million visitors, 17% more than the previous record — set in 2015.<p>Jana Schleif of Marktoberdorf, …

Your Ultimate Camping Packing List

Outdoor Adventure<p>10 Favorite Camping Tents<p>Outdoor Adventure<p>11 Best Waterproof Camping Items<p>Outdoor Adventure<p>10 Great Glamping Tents & …

Camping

How to Get Started With Vinyl

The vinyl revolution is being led by a generation that was barely alive when CDs went out of fashion, let alone tapes, let alone records. The party is underway, and it's fun. Here's how to join in.<p>When I was 16—six long years ago—I dragged up a record player I found in my parents' basement along …

Audiophile

How Sensors, Robotics And Artificial Intelligence Will Transform Agriculture

The world population is expected to reach 9.7 billion by 2050. China and India, the two largest countries in the world, have populations totalling around one billion. In four years, by 2022, India is predicted to have the largest population in the world, surpassing China.<p>This means we need new ways …

Farming

Eat These Foods Before Bed to Get a Better Night’s Sleep

How you eat affects so many of parts of your life, but did you ever wonder how it might influence your sleep quality and patterns? We know all about sleeping clean (thanks to health queen Gwyneth Paltrow) and how using screens at night can throw off our sleep patterns, but it turns out that what …

Sleep

Photos: The Top Ten greatest audiophile speakers

#10, Energy Take Classic 5.1 Home theater System ($600/six-piece system)<p>#9, Klipsch RB-81 ($798/pair)<p>#8, Aperion Audio Intimus 6T ($1,390/pair)<p>#7, Dynaudio DM 2/8 ($975/pair)<p>#6, Definitive Technology Mythos STS Super Tower ($2,998/pair)<p>#5, Totem Arro ($1,350/pair)<p>#4, Thiel CS 1.6 ($2,390/pair)<p>#3 …

Understanding the differences between AI, machine learning, and deep learning

Artificial intelligence, machine learning, and deep learning have become integral for many businesses. But, the terms are often used interchangeably. …

Jazz in the 1950s: the ultimate guide to the greatest albums

<b>If you are discovering jazz for the first time then you've just found the perfect place to start. And if you are a true aficionado then this list is</b> …

Flute

How a 26-Year-Old Started a Seven-Figure Business From Her Van

Success doesn't just come and find you, you have to go out and get it.<p>We've all heard the stories of young entrepreneurs who start a successful business from their parents' basement. But how do you build a business from inside a van?<p>Mariah Coz knows. She built a seven-figure business in a …

Small Business

Seven Earth-sized planets orbit an alien star only 40 light-years away

A small, cool star in distant space plays host to something amazing.<p>Scientists have discovered that at least seven Earth-sized worlds circle the star …

Universe

The Outdoor Industry and Republicans Are Going to War Over America’s National Parks. Here’s What You Need to Know.

<b>In this report:</b><p><b>•</b> Members of the outdoor industry are clashing with Republican lawmakers over recent efforts to shift federal lands to the states. …

Conservation