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Best Of Skiing: How To Enjoy America's New Largest Ski Resort, A Guide To Park City

For winter sports fans, it’s easy to enjoy Park City, Utah, America’s most accessible major ski town and home to the country’s largest ski resort, some of its finest snow, and best skiing. Home to the famed Sundance Film Festival, the town of Park City is less than 45 mostly highway minutes from …

Skiing

Maureen Corrigan's Best Books Of 2015: Short(ish) Books That Pack A Big Punch

This year, most of the best stories I read came in small-ish packages. Many books that were either big in size — like Garth Risk Hallberg's over-900-page opus, City on Fire,and Jonathan Franzen's 500-plus page Purity — ended up being just "OK." The same, in my opinion, went for some books that …

Books

Bike Fit: How to Set Your Bike Seat Height

Boost comfort and power by dialing in the perfect seat position on your bike<p><b>STEP 1</b><p><b>Set cleats</b><br>Slip on your shoes, run masking tape along the instep, and mark it at the widest point of your foot. "Align the middle of the cleat with that line, or up to 2 centimeters behind it", says fitter Paraic …

Focus on Improving One Leadership Competency at a Time | Inc.com

Executive recruiting firm Egon Zehnder International learned a lot while conducting more than 25,000 management appraisals over the course of five years. The company shares its insights in the white paper "The Five Things I Wish I Had Known When I Was Promoted to the C-Suite."<p>For example, one thing …

Human Resources

Hearst Magazines

Hearst Magazines

Hearst Magazines

Santa Cruz Bikes Launches The Solo, A New 27.5 5″ Trail Bike

Hot on the heels of their four new women’s bikes and first 27.5″ trail bike, Santa Cruz Bikes is launching the all new Solo trail bike. A 125mm …

The Truth About Content Marketing & SEO

Over the past few years, there’s been a tremendous focus on content creation in the search and overall digital marketing world. Once you get past the …

Unequal, Unfair, and Unhappy: The 3 Biggest Myths About Marriage Today

Most married couples with children are satisfied with their relationships.<p>There is only one problem with the dour and dismal portrait of heterosexual marriage painted by Liza Mundy in this month's <i>Atlantic</i> cover story. It's wrong.<p>In her bleak rendering, contemporary marriage comes across as unequal, …

How to Make Popular Cocktails | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from Mike Hagan, a bartender and a recent feature in our So You Want My Job series.</i><p>There’s been a trend lately to …

Seth's Blog

As an organization grows and industrializes, it's tempting to simplify things for the troops. Find a goal, make it a number and measure it until it …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Patton Oswalt: The ESQ&A

The actor/comic talks about epic TV, The Return of the Jedi, the blessings of early failure, and a dirty animal joke<p><i>Published in the April 2013 issue</i><p><i>Breakfast, Olives restaurant at the W Hotel, downtown New York City.</i><p><b>PATTON OSWALT</b> [<i>To waiter</i>]: I'll get a black tea. Thank you.<p><b>SCOTT RAAB:</b> Relax. Take …

The Two Ways to Drink

<i>Published in the June/July 2013 issue</i><p><b>PLUS: More from this year's Best Bars in America >></b><p><b>For as long as I can remember,</b> I have been binary in my outlook — either you share my feelings and beliefs and therefore are correct, or you do not share them and therefore are wrong. I'm trying to fix this. I'm …

These Amazon Reviews Might Not Sell Any Products But They Sure Make Us Giggle

So much lube. So. Much. Lube.<p>A few weeks ago we had a couple chuckles over a round-up of hilarious Amazon product reviews, those bits of …

Hardest Leadership Skill You'll Ever Learn | Inc.com

Any great leader faces a multitude of challenges every day. Whether it's communicating strategy, helping people through change, holding on to excellence in the face of compromise, or just navigating the leadership environment, there is no shortage of development opportunities lurking in each day's …

Onboard a New Employee the Right Way: 4 Tips | Inc.com

You work hard to find, interview, and hire the right employees. They have great skills, great experience, and great attitude.<p>So once they're hired... turn them loose, right?<p>Not so fast. Knowing <i>how</i> to do a job is certainly important, but approaching a job with the right perspective and right mindset …

Employment

Paris Review - John Banville, The Art of Fiction No. 200

Interviewed by Belinda McKeon<p>Issue 188, Spring 2009<p>John Banville in 1998.<p>When I first arrived at his Dublin city-center apartment, John Banville was working at his writing desk. The apartment, with its neatly aligned furniture and its orderly piles of books, is not Banville’s home but his office, …

Free at Last: The Robert Redford Story

He's always been obsessed with the American way of winning and losing, the blessing also being the curse. It's the subject of much of his career and the substance of much of his life. PLUS: The Exclusive Never-Before-Seen Photos of Redford from 1959<p><i>Published in the April 2013 issue</i><p><b>The war is over,</b> …

Don’t Let Your Strengths Become Your Weaknesses

Perhaps the biggest fad to sweep through management in the last decade was the strengths movement. Its message was that you should build on natural talent to maximize strengths rather than try to improve weaknesses. It was the brainchild of Donald Clifton, the late grandfather of Positive …

Jack Kerouac: Crossing the Line

On the Road<p>a film directed by Walter Salles<p>The Voice Is All: The Lonely Victory of Jack Kerouac<p>by Joyce Johnson<p>Viking, 489 pp., $32.95<p>Jack Kerouac …