W. Macmillan

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Use these 3 brain hacks to do something uncomfortable

If psyching yourself up doesn’t work, try playing tricks on your brain.<p>You know that it’s time to ask your manager for a promotion, or be honest with your boss’ boss about what you <i>really</i> think about the company’s new initiative. You know that the salary you were offered is below market rate, and …

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Seven career moves to make you successful

<i>Roy Osing is the former executive vice-president of Telus, educator, adviser and author of</i> Be Different or Be Dead.<p>Many people want to provide advice on how to have a successful career. There are teaching professionals, mentor consultants and professional coaches who offer their services to help …

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The Most Important Question The Interviewer Will Ever Ask You

Job seekers have a great advantage in the employment market today. The tide has turned from the Great Recession and the subsequent rise in unemployment which resulted. Today the economy is doing well and unemployment is way down. This is your time! If you have been stuck in a job that no longer …

Your Slow Cooker Is the Answer to the Easiest Shrimp Boil

I used to associate slow cooker meals with soups and stews and comfort food, best enjoyed during the fall and winter months. But this summer my slow …

Best and craziest high-end wireless speakers

Denmark's Dali Callisto Speaker Systems Hit the U.S.

Lenbrook, parent company of the iconic NAD and PSB brands, has announced the arrival of Denmark’s DALI Callisto high performance wireless speaker …

Read this if you’re going through adversity

In the midst of challenging times, we often think we’re going through the worst time ever.<p>And when we’re in the middle of adversity, we think it …

Constellation Audio Leo Sound System Sounds as Good as it Looks

If looks could kill, then the Constellation Audio Leo Sound System might just be lethal. The designers at Constellation opted to abandon the boxy …

The 9 Best Hotels in Havana to Book in 2018

For half of a century, Cuba was virtually off-limits to Americans, so it’s no wonder why travelers have been heading to the Caribbean nation in …

Restaurants

How to Negotiate Your Salary: Managers’ 13 Top Tips

“Does anyone know how to negotiate salary?” my friend asks at one of our semiregular wine nights. Our conversations usually run the gamut from what’s …

Hoisin & Honey Glazed Salmon | Taste of Home

Follow along as we show you how to make these fantastic recipes from our archive.

This Year’s Best Commuter Bikes for Any Budget

<i>This guide to the best commuter bikes of 2018 provides 10 awesome bikes to get you to and from work and also offers tips and advice to know before</i> …

Mountain Biking

While They Interview You for the Job, You Need to be Interviewing Them as a Potential Employer

Smart questions make a bigger impression than well-rehearsed answers.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The three most important things an interview should answer is whether you are right for the hiring firm, the role and your future boss.<p>What are the specific needs for …

Grilled Salmon with Orange-Soy Glaze

While the grill is obviously <b>the</b> cooking method for casual, outdoor-centered meals and gatherings, don’t forget that you can still bring a touch of …

How to Grill Steak: A Step-by-Step Guide

These grilling tips will help you get delicious steaks every time.<p>Mastering the grill is all about understanding live fire and the strategies needed …

Recipes

Salmon and Veggie Foil Packets Recipe

An easy stovetop dinner that basically requires no clean-up.<p>Servings: 2<p>Prep: 10 minutes<p>Total: 45 minutes<p>Ingredients<p>2 teaspoons vegetable oil<p>2 (8 ounce|225 gram) salmon fillet<p>kosher salt<p>1/2 carrot, peeled and julienned<p>1/2 medium yellow onion, thinly sliced<p>8 ounces|225 grams mixed mushrooms<p>2 …

The Secret to Grilling Fish Without Having It Fall Apart

With this simple trick, you'll be able to grill fish to perfection very time you BBQ.<p>Heat, Clean, and Season Your Grill<p>Treat your grill like a …

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10 Things Unstoppable People Do That Average People Don't

Most people can't handle success, authority, or privilege. It destroys them. It makes them lazy.<p>Are you unstoppable or average?<p>Do you get derailed by prior success?<p>Are you thinking linearly or exponentially?<p>Do you do these 10 things?<p>1. Don't get crushed by success.<p><i>Success can become a catalyst for</i> …

The Prettiest Pastries of Portugal, and How to Recognize Them

Early on a Saturday morning in Porto, a couple aged around eighty-five shuffle into a cafe, eyes locked on the glass counter of cookies, pastries, cakes, and custards. This is their first meal of the day. The waiter is polite, his mannerisms traditional. The husband and the waiter pull out the …

40 Things You Should Know About a Home By Age 40

Home repair is learned over time<p>Even if a power outage stops your well pump or the city water supply, you can still flush the toilet. Dump a couple …

5 Ways to Cope with Emotional Stress

Emotional stress can be particularly painful and be challenging to deal with. Part of the reason is that thinking about a solution, or discussing …

You Deserve Better Oven-Baked Salmon. Here's How to Make It.

If you want an easy, fancy main dish, it doesn't get much better than roasted salmon fillets. It can be a midweek date night, an al fresco meal with …

Honey Garlic Salmon

Heat the olive oil in a large pan over medium high heat. Season the salmon with salt and pepper to taste.<p>Place the salmon skin side up in the pan. …

How Much Trust Can You Really Give? Ask These 8 Questions Before Deciding to Trust Someone

There are times we need to trust someone and these are risk vs. reward decisions.<p>On any given day, you to have to make decisions about whether to trust someone. Some of these decisions happen in a nanosecond: You trust the driver will stop at the red light as you cross the street. When you order …

This Grill Does What the Big Green Egg Does for a Fraction of the Price, and It’s On Sale Now

Due to reasons unknown to me, the Big Green Egg has utterly dominated the kamado-grilling space since its popularity explosion in the early aughts. …

How to measure heart rate variability (HRV) on your Apple Watch

Getting an HRV reading on your Apple Watch is as easy as taking a few deep breaths.With watchOS 4, Apple introduced a number of new heart rate …

9 of the Best Bars in Prague

Travel<p>Quench your thirst in one of Europe's top cities for beer.<p>If you ask around in Prague, you’ll often hear the claim that the city has the highest concentration of bars per square mile in the world. Whether or not that’s been mathematically proven, it’s definitely hard to walk more than a few …

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Best hikes in San Francisco

Take a hike, San Francisco, and not just to the local bodega.<p>Our famous hills make for wonderful workouts beyond the average calorie-burning errand. Acres of outdoor space nestled among the Victorians make it easy to reconnect to nature without straying too far from a Muni line.<p>We've rounded up …