John Beins

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12 business books you will need to read in 2014

<i>This originally appeared on LinkedIn. You can follow Adam Grant here.</i><p>One of the highlights of becoming an author is getting to read some exciting books in advance, and hearing early buzz about others. It’s the book nerd’s version of seeing sneak previews of movies before they hit the silver …

Self-improvement

Yahoo’s Geek Goddess

As one of Google’s highest-ranking women, Marissa Mayer became a Silicon Valley superstar, but inside the search giant her dazzle sometimes wore thin, with colleagues rebelling against her imperious style. In the wake of Mayer’s jump to run the struggling Yahoo, Bethany McLean asks whether she will …

See How A Pro Transformed My Crappy Resume To An Excellent One

We all know there is no such thing as a perfect resume. There are so many rules out there that sometimes even recruiters can't agree on what you should or shouldn't include.<p>However, you can follow the basic resume rules to perfect your resume and make it stand out. To get an objective and …

Employment

Best Trips 2014

TravelBest Of<p>National Geographic Traveler presents the New Year's must-see places. From Argentina to Oz, the final lineup reflects what’s authentic, culturally rich, sustainably minded—and, of course, superlative in the world of travel today.

Seven Outstanding Espresso Blends

While the legitimacy of these abundant "national" holidays that tend to pop up arbitrarily is definitely in question, we couldn't pass up tomorrow's opportunity—National Espresso Day—to pay homage to one of the purest ways to prepare coffee: espresso. The thick, concentrated brew packed into a tiny …

Coffee

British Airways Digital Billboards Know When A Plane Is Flying Overhead

British Airways has unveiled an assortment of “interactive” digital billboards that change when planes fly overhead. A child on the billboard stands up and points at aircrafts as they pass, while the screen displays information about the aircraft, like what kind of plane it is and where it’s coming …

British Airways

Beautiful Google India Ad Is A Must Watch

It’s rare that a video from a brand will spark any real emotion — remember the last shot of a car speeding down a country road that did anything for you? Didn’t think so.<p>But a new spot from Google India is so powerful, and so honest to the product, that it’s a testament not only to the deft touch …

15 Things You Should Give Up To Be Happy

By Craig Norton,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/17KBdXE<p>Okay, this is not the real 15 Things You Should Give Up To Be Happy, list. If you are new to …

Get Over Yourself and Start Living an Awesome Life

As we become adults (especially us women), we tend to form a nasty habit of <i>having</i> to be self-sufficient. Maybe we just want to prove that we can take care of ourselves, or maybe it's that we don't want to be seen as weak or helpless.<p>Either way, it's prideful and it doesn't serve anyone. <i>Especially</i> …

Positive Thinking

Concierge Service: 7 Apps and Websites to Make Doing Your Daily Chores a Little Easier

These innovative websites and apps will help you with your everyday domestic errands and tasks.<p><b>Keeping House</b><br>You like things <i>just so</i> in your home, but find it difficult to keep them that way. Enter House Pad, a brand-new app developed by Michael Bruno, founder of the website 1stdibs, to help him …