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The 15 Best and Worst Words to Use on Resumes According to Recruiters

Given how little time recruiters spend on a resume, you should use any edge available to stand out from the crowd. A recent survey of over 2,000 …

Here Are The Major Differences Between Successful And Unsuccessful People

A few weeks ago, Dave Kerpen, author and chief executive of Likeable Local, received a postcard that illustrated the traits and behaviors of successful and unsuccessful people.<p>The card came from fellow Entrepreneurs Organization member Andy Bailey, the chief executive of Petra Coach. Although the …

Self-improvement

Drunken over-share: here’s why

No you’re not in church. You’re not witnessing a murder. Those are just the words you utter during the morning recollections of last night.<p>These are …

Alcohol

Stop being a tourist

Look at these idiots. Oblivious, naïve, and probably American. Even their execution of the quintessential holding-up-the-leaning-tower-of-Pisa pose is deeply flawed. Are they aware of the history? Of the architectural miasma that hangs in the air like the smell of stale Coppertone? No, no they …

Value Africans Place on Education Varies Widely by Country

The perceived value of education varies widely across 31 African countries Gallup surveyed in 2013. Asked to choose one of four factors most …

5 Ways to Rekindle Your Optimism After You Crash and Burn

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The life of an entrepreneur is filled with setbacks. We have a great idea (well, what we thought was a great one, anyway) that just doesn’t take off. We screw up and lose a client. We don’t screw up and still lose a client. We run out of …

Motivation

The end of neighbours

How our increasingly closed-off lives are poisoning our politics and endangering our health<p>It’s a new day in the neighbourhood all across the Western …

7 Popular Vacation Spots That Aren't Worth the Money (and Where to Go Instead)

Photo: Marco Verch<p>When it comes to vacation benefits, America is in poor shape. According to the Hotels.com "Vacation Equality Project," America is …

Dominican Republic

The 20 Highest-Paying Jobs That Don’t Require A College Degree

It turns out you don't need a college degree to pull in a pretty penny.<p>Yes, workers with only a high school diploma do face an unemployment rate nearly twice that of college educated workers, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), and they make almost half of what those with a …

Employment

How Whiskey Is Produced

Often considered to be the great American spirit, whiskey in all its forms is also a wonderful introduction to distillation science. We’ve put …

Alcohol

15 Amazing Coffee Facts

You know whether you like your coffee black or with cream and sugar. But how much do you <i>really</i> know about that delicious brown beverage that has …

Zayn Malik

Broccoli Eaters Get More Out of Life

81<p>SHARES<p>What’s your idea of a fulfilling life? Definitions vary, but most of us would likely point to one marked by a sense of purpose and …

Psychology

Transparency: Which Countries Have the Most Vacation?

Launch Infographic<p>Did you take a vacation this summer? If you did, it was because your company generously allowed you a few paid vacation days. …

Do Different Kinds Of Alcohol Get You Different Kinds Of Drunk?

When your friend gets tipsy and starts rambling about how tequila turns her into a savage party monster, and then your other friend vehemently calls …

Alcohol

This is what the sky would look like if Saturn was the same distance away as the moon: http://t.co/wfaDaen8li

America's Best New Restaurants 2014: The 50 Nominees Are Here!

Bon Appétit magazine's 50 nominees for America's best new restaurants 2014, selected by Andrew Knowlton.<p><b>In the past year, thousands of restaurants opened</b> in America—and after just as many air miles, <i>BA</i>'s <b>Andrew Knowlton</b> chose 50 as his favorites. (See the 2016 list here.) They range from oyster bars …

Dining Rooms

12 Maverick Leadership Tips From James Bond

Many of today’s most inspiring businesses were created by maverick leaders who colored outside of lines and thought outside of the box. Sir Richard Branson comes to mind. <b>Mark Cuban. Elon Musk.</b><p>Is there a school you can attend to learn and develop the skills of a maverick leader? Unfortunately, there …

Top 10 Skills We Wish Were Taught in School, But Usually Aren't

Even though we learn a great deal in school, some of the most essential skills we need as adults aren’t universally, formally taught. Here are some …

Ten Places to Go Before They Disappear

It is a sad reality that some of the world's most beautiful sights are at risk of disappearing. Some of the world's natural wonders are under threat from development, mass tourism and environmental change, making it crucial to travel to these places before it's too late. Whether it's ancient …

South America