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Dining Rooms

Your Blood Type Holds a Lot of Information — Like What You Should Be Eating

Unlike most diets, the blood type diet was founded on the concept of personalised nutrition — eating different foods based on one's biochemical …

I Can’t Stop Buying Sheer Pantyhose

While some flight attendants and all Hooters waitresses are still required to wear flesh-toned pantyhose as part of their uniforms, almost every …

7 Ways to Get People To Like You From an FBI Behavior Expert

Meeting new people can be awkward. What should you say? How can you make a good impression? How do you keep a conversation going?<p>Research shows …

New Science Says Making a Great First Impression Comes Down To This 1 Thing (Clue: It's About Your First Word)

This could be helpful.<p><i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>Hello.<p>Or, should I say, <i>He-looooo</i>?<p>Or, perhaps, <i>Hell-o</i>.<p>We're going to be practicing all of these very shortly.<p>You see, the French National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS), …

Master these 7 grammar tips if you want to sound smarter

• Poor writing can make others think you aren’t intelligent.<br>• I’m the executive editor of a magazine and know firsthand how grammar can change the …

7 Clever Ways To Help Your Partner Out Of A Bad Mood, According To Experts

Everyone has their fair share of good days and bad. But when your partner is in a bad mood, it can have a way of affecting you in a way your own …

8 Words That Will Impress Your Boss at a Meeting

Words either impress or reveal something about your thought process.<p>The words we use are important. And, they're even more important when the boss is around. If you are in a meeting, try using the following words in everyday conversation. They all have one thing in common: They show you are …

How Not to Improve Employee Morale

<b>It may be a rude awakening</b>, or a creeping uneasiness, but at some point, you and other leaders in your organization may decide to make a concerted …

Leadership

11 Old-Fashioned Ways People Used To Make Their Partner Melt That We Should Bring Back

When you think back to old-fashioned dating ideas<b>,</b> there are certainly some tips and tricks that are better off left in the past — mostly because …

Add This To Your Resume After Deleting Your “Objective” Statement

A “performance summary” puts a fresh (and tech-savvy) spin on an outmoded resume feature.<p>Since most resumes are written to cast a wide net, they basically just recite everything the writer has done, but this approach dilutes the all-important data density that makes your resume discoverable. In …

15 Favorite Interview Questions to Completely Disarm Job Candidates (in a Really Good Way)

We asked readers for their favorite interview questions -- and we weren't disappointed.<p>Maybe your favorite interview question is one of the most common interview questions. Maybe it's one of the most common behavioral interview questions. Or maybe you have a less conventional interview question you …

20 Steamy Movies On Netflix That Will *Really* Turn You On

You finally have some alone time, and what makes this window most special is that it <i>never</i> happens. Everyone's asleep and you have a few blissful …

New Blood Test Can Cut Heart Attack Diagnosis Time in Half

A more sensitive test is now being used to look for evidence that a person has had a heart attack. However, experts do have a few words of …

This 20-Minute Full-Body Workout Will Give You Results in Just 4 Weeks

Start making fitness a priority by incorporating these strength training exercises into your daily routine. It’ll leave you looking and feeling …

Empaths and narcissists make a 'toxic' partnership — here's why they're attracted to each other

Opposites attract — or so we are told. While this rule has potential to broaden your horizons, people who are poles apart might be drawn together for all the wrong reasons.<p>Narcissists, for example, are attracted to people they will get the greatest use from. Often, this means they pursue and target …

Narcissism

How Do You Ask for Time Off at a New Job?

Asking for time off when you're about to start or you have recently started a new job can be a bit tricky. If you make your request at the wrong …

Employment

Where Can I Go to Find Resume Writing Help?

A resume is a very short document, but nothing is more important than a properly-formatted, well-thought-out resume if you're job hunting. Writing a …

Employment

Use This Form to Create a Resume That Will Wow Employers

When you are fresh out of school and looking for your first job, the process can be overwhelming. One of the most difficult aspects of job searching …

5 Dirty Talk Lines To Use If The Sex Is Getting Boring

No matter how off-the-charts your and your partner's chemistry is in the beginning of a relationship, there comes a time in every couple's sex life …

Job Interview Tips: How to Answer Common Interview Questions During a Job Interview Process?

Job Interview Tips: How to Answer Interview Questions and Interview Questions Meaning<p>How to answer interview questions? What are the implied meanings …

Employment

The best and worst times to look for a new job

When should you start the job application process? Here's a guide to when companies tend to advertise and hire.<p>Now that the new year is in full swing, countless workers will no doubt start dusting off their resumes and applying for different roles. If you're hoping to get a better job this year, …

How to nail your next job interview, via text

The next time a recruiter contacts you, don't be surprised if it's by text.<p>Companies are increasingly using personal texts or text-based platforms to open a dialogue and speed up their interview process, in place of early-stage "phoners" or screening calls.<p>By pushing the chat-based systems that …

5 Important Questions to Ask Your Adult Siblings

1<p>What can I do to help us grow closer?<p>“The beauty of having siblings is that they teach us to deal with conflict. We’ve been vying for our parents’ …

Here Are Reasons Why People Build Emotional Walls And Hard To Love

Your walls are high because you learned the hard way that you shouldn’t trust anyone who tells you what you want to hear. You shouldn’t believe their …

7 Conversation Habits Of People Who Successfully Attract Long-Term Partners

The best way to successfully attract a long-term partner has nothing to do with your physical appearance or what color you choose to wear on a first …

4 Secrets to Nailing Your First Month at a New Job

Step 1: Begin before you begin.<p>You’ve read about the perils of graduating in a recession. We can’t do much to avoid that fate. But whenever we begin …

10 Things You Can Do First Thing in the Morning to Kickstart Your Metabolism

Incorporate these habits into your a.m. routine to burn more calories all day long.<p>Your metabolic rate—i.e. the number of calories that your body …

Fitness

5 Texts To Send Your Ex When You're Ready To Walk Away For Good

The conventional wisdom about breakups is that you should always end a relationship face to face, especially if you've been dating for a while (so …