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Airlines Are Slashing Prices to Spain — Get a Round-trip Flight for $357

Flights to Spain are cheap right now, with fares starting at $357 round-trip.<p>The <i>Airfare Spot</i> first noticed the cheap flights to Spain yesterday, when …

24 hidden iPhone settings you should know about

Dig deeper into iOS.<p>Part of the appeal of the iPhone is its simplicity—you can grab it right out of the box and starting setting it up without reading any instructions. However, behind that simple, intuitive interface, you'll find dozens of lesser-known settings and options. Here are 24 you can use …

Apps

Science Says 'Team Players' Don't Get Hired (Here's the Surprising Data) | Inc.com

Looking for a job? Maybe you've been told you should make sure people know you're a real team player.<p>It turns out, that's a huge mistake.<p>Because, sure, employers like to <i>say</i> they value people who can work well on teams--but the data shows they don't.<p>Not really.<p>The folks behind TalentWorks figured …

Employment

Hollywood's favorite video-editing tools arrive in a free app

If you're serious about video editing and are weighing up your software options, two choices usually pop up: Adobe Premiere Pro CC and Final Cut Pro X (FCPX). But Avid, Hollywood's go-to editing company, just played a wild card by releasing Media Composer First, a limited version of its pro …

Lack Experience? You Can Still Land the Job of Your Dreams | Inc.com

<i>How can you get a job in a good company if you don't have any experience? 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 Dandan Zhu, Top Billing Headhunter, Career Coach, CEO and Founder, Dandan</b> …

Employment

The 50 best workplaces of 2017, according to employees

The list features the 50 best large companies to work for in 2017 across the US, according to employees.<p>To find the companies with the most satisfied workers, Glassdoor scanned its massive database of company reviews and ratings from current and former employees.<p>Based on employees' reviews, …

Resume Beacon Is a Simple, Free, Non-Flashy Online Resume Builder

Web: A well-formatted resume isn’t too difficult to make if you have the right tools for it, but finding the tools and time is the hard part. Resume …

Your resume: Getting past the screening machine

Question from readers, everywhere: How do I write a resume that will get me hired?<p>I have a confession: The shame of my first resume — savaged by an academic advisor for its bloated, clumsy prose — haunts me to this day. Also, it's been years since I submitted a resume with a blind application or …

Employment

Rock Solid Careers For 6 Major Personality Types

A big part of finding the right career is finding the pockets in the labor market that have lots of demand. STEM, healthcare, and IT quickly come to mind; with numerous companies striving to find talent, there’s opportunity all over the nation.<p>But before you chase market trends, it’s critical to …

Employment

The Hardest Job Interview Questions You Will Ever Be Asked - And How To Answer Them Like A Boss

No matter if you have been working in your industry for 30 years or you are applying for your first job, chances are that you get slightly nervous …

Employment

Tokyo, Restaurant search result : Page 1

• No smoking<br>• English menu<br>• English-speaking staff<br>• Late-night service<br>• Special diet<br>• Western cutlery<br>• Lunch<br>• Free Wi-Fi

Tokyo

The Best -- And Worst -- Answers To Common Interview Questions

Somewhere between 10% and 50% of a typical job interview will involve listening to and answering standard interview questions. If you are lucky, your interviewer will be a confident enough person to make your interview a friendly, human conversation rather than an oral exam, but there’s no …

Employment

You can now eat a $5 meal made by a Michelin-starred chef in Tokyo

Dining on a meal prepared by a Michelin-starred chef typically involves a special occasion and a steep bill. But now in Tokyo, you can order a 500 Yen (about $5/£3.80) meal made by chef Daisuke Nomura, owner of Sougo restaurant, delivered to your door by UberEATS.<p>Uber launched its food delivery …

The 25 best companies to interview with

Some ask insanely difficult or weird questions, while others drag out the process and never get back to you — leaving you wanting to give up on your whole job search.<p>A few, however, are known for providing candidates with a pleasant experience.<p>To find out which employers fall into that latter …

Employment

How to Make the Most of a 9-to-5 Job When You’re an Entrepreneur at Heart

If you’re an entrepreneur at heart, nothing can be more frustrating than clocking in at a traditional 9–to–5 job, feeling like you’re just biding …

3 Powerful Reasons I Love to Fail

Everyone is afraid to fail. But the only way to succeed is to welcome failure. This post shows you a solid process to use failure in your favor.

Schadenfreude

10 Airlines Offering The Finest Business Class in the Sky

The “business class” airline section is supposed to be one step down from first class. The savings over first class are substantial, yet the seating …

13 things you should do after a job interview

But what exactly should you be doing during those moments after a job interview, after you've breathed your sigh of relief?<p>"How you handle the post-interview process is just as important as how you performed during the actual interview," says Amanda Augustine, a career-advice expert for …

3 impressive questions you should ask at the very beginning of a job interview

You should be assessing the employer just as much as they're assessing you because you both need to walk away convinced that the job would be a great fit ... and that should start from the moment you take the hot seat.<p>At the very end of the interview, the hiring manager usually asks, "Do you have …

Employment

7 Interview Questions You Must Ask

Throughout the interview process we’re usually so focused on being the ideal candidate we neglect to do our due diligence on our prospective employers. I don’t mean the basic reconnaissance required for interview preparation. I’m referring to asking the right questions about the corporate culture, …

High Level

6 Mental Traps That Keep You From Making Smart Decisions

Decisions: We all make them, and we all want to make better ones. Science to the rescue!<p>Why do we sometimes regret a decision we've made?<p>The main problem is that we are all, to use the title of Dan Ariely's great book, predictably irrational. We're people. That's why markets aren't always rational. …

16 Crazy Things You Can't Not Do When You're In Tokyo

This woman wrote not one, but two books on wacky stuff you can see and do in Tokyo — and here are her expert recommendations.

Japan

How To Negotiate Your Starting Salary

It’s exciting to get a job offer, but there can be some anxiety associated with that event, too. You hope that your discussions with a recruiter, an HR person or your hiring manager have made it clear to everyone on the employer side of the desk that you have certain salary requirements that must …

Employment

Los Angeles to Tokyo $637-$680 nonstop American, JAL, Singapore, United, ANA Sep-Nov

A standout fare to me today is $637 to $680 round trip from Los Angeles to Tokyo on nonstop flights with several Oneworld and Star Alliance carrier …

Here’s How You Get Past the Fear of a Career Change

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5 Quotes to Create a Positive Mindset During Negative Times

Let's say it's been one of those days...<p>You know what I'm talking about.<p>One of those days where you've been happily living your life when out of nowhere you trip and stumble. You run out of your favorite moisturizer. Numbers go wrong. People are cranky. Your ex contacts you and hurls abuse. Someone …

Why Do Japanese People Love Cuteness? Learn the Science of "Kawaii".

You might think that everyone loves cute things. But not the way Japanese people do. <b>In Japan, cuteness is a well-established and very prevalent part</b> …

Japan

How to answer one of the trickiest job interview questions about money

<i>Why?</i> There are a few reasons.<p>First, maybe they were going to offer you, say, $90,000 — but you tell them you currently make $65,000. Once they hear that, they might decide to offer you just $70,000.<p>Second, maybe they can only offer you $60,000 because that's all they have in the budget for this …

Employment

5 Learnable Mindsets of Highly Successful People

Have you ever wondered how truly successful people like Bill Gates, Richard Branson or Muhammad Ali became successful and <i>continued</i> to excel? I sure …

Self-improvement

8 Super Common Mistakes That Beginner Designers Make

Advertise here with BSA<br>Beginner web designers and developers frequently look at their creations and say things like “this kind of stinks, but I don’t …

UI Design