Matt Capeless

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7 Questions to Ask a Landlord Before Renting an Apartment

If you're looking for an apartment, there are certain questions to ask a landlord before renting the place. After all, this is where you'll be …

This Personal Kanban Approach is The Simplest Way to Give Up Multitasking

This curated column is authored by Thomas Oppong, Founding Editor at Alltopstartups AttentionThe post This Personal Kanban Approach is The Simplest …

Project Management

You Have the Power to Physically Reshape Your Brain

Neuroplasticity is the idea that you can alter your brain in a physical and mental way by changing its stimuli — which can include environment, …

This Bong Vape Is Not Only Ridiculous, It’s Smooth as Hell

It’s a bong! It’s a vape! It’s a… bape? A vong? I dunno, man, but the Hydrology 9 produces the smoothest vapor I’ve ever tasted.<p>The Hydrology 9 is …

Tip: 4 Extended Set Techniques for Size Gains

Your set doesn't have to come to an end when you hit failure. Here's how to up the challenge and extend the set.<p>Training to Failure: Two Types<p>It's …

4 Little Genius Tricks to Make All Your Shrimp Dinners Better

I've been on a quest to make my shrimp dinners fall more consistently under the juicy, perky, mega-delicious banner instead of the sometimes dry or curiously mushy one. Shrimp are precious, and not cheap—they should be great every dang time.<p>All roads led back, as they often do, to J. Kenji …

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65 Places to Sell Your Stuff Online for Extra Money

Sell New and Used Goods and Digital Products Online<p>Updated May 31, 2017<p>Before the Internet, if you wanted to sell new or used items, you were limited …

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The 25 Cheapest Places To Travel This Summer

There’s nothing like a summer vacation, but it can also be one of the most expensive times to take a trip. Depending on where you want to go, airfares are sky high and hotels are at a premium.<p>I interviewed a handful of travel experts and got their favorite picks for the most affordable destinations …

Travel

This 25-Minute Strength Workout Activates Every Muscle Group

Targeted workouts are great for when you want to hit a tough-to-tone spot, but we think feeling fatigued all over is especially rewarding. And when …

On Résumés, an Upper-Class Background Benefits Men but Not Women

These Are the Books That CEOs Are Reading Right Now

Good morning.<p>Still working on your summer reading list? As part of our survey of <i>Fortune 500 CEOs</i>, we asked them to tell us the best book they have …

32 Favorite Books of High Achievers | Inc.com

Inspiration, escape, and ideas for self-improvement often come in the form of a good book. Here are the top picks of more than two dozen high-achieving executives.<p>1. <i>Tiny Beautiful Things</i> by Cheryl Strayed<p>"[E]very single piece of advice she gives is infused with honesty--simple, sometimes brutal, …

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10 books everyone is reading right now

But that conversation will be a lot more interesting if you're reading the same thing.<p>We went through the top 50 Amazon bestsellers and grabbed 10 of the most popular, critically acclaimed books on the site across a variety of genres. We skipped children's books and super-niche reads.<p>Amazon's list …

An analysis of 50,000 managers reveals the trait that best predicts a leader's success

Some leaders are extroverts, natural mentors, and charismatic speakers; others prefer to lead by example and take a more hands-off approach.<p>There is, however, one simple fact that leaders ignore at their peril: those who demonstrate high levels of "interpersonal warmth" have a better chance at …

How to Write a Cover Letter

No one likes job hunting. Scouring through online jobs boards, spiffing up your résumé, prepping for grueling interviews — none of it’s fun. But perhaps the most challenging part of the process is writing an effective cover letter. There’s so much conflicting advice out there, it’s hard to know …

Sweet Chili Puff Pastry Breadsticks with Seeds

Sweet chili puff pastry breadsticks with seeds. Puff pastry covered with Thai sweet chili sauce, sprinkled with seeds & baked to perfection! Easy …

'Colossal' Review: Giant-Monster Movie Is Slyest WTF Rom-Com in Ages

Anne Hathaway and Jason Sudeikis get blackout-drunk – and battle it out as huge skyscraper-sized creatures – in this genuinely oddball gem<p>A …

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Save on online prep courses for the GMAT and LSAT — and more of today's best deals

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a small share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Since you don't have all day to scour the web for noteworthy sales and discounts, we rounded up the best bargains for you to shop in …

Goldman Sachs wants to become the Google of Wall Street

Lloyd Blankfein, the chief executive of Goldman Sachs, decided a couple of years ago that one of his star executives needed a mentor.<p>A little while later, Marty Chavez, who is about to become the bank's chief financial officer, received an unexpected email.<p>"Hey Marty, I'd like to come over to your …

The 3 Essential Criteria for a Successful Startup

The 3 Essential Criteria for a Successful Startup<p>Here's how investors recognize a successful startup right away.<p>Updated September 01, 2017<p>What makes …

This Is How You Know If You Have a Startup Idea Worth Spending Your Time or Money On

Product/market fit is the holy grail for entrepreneurs. Startup expert Steve Blank explains the process for finding it.

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Polish Poet and Nobel Laureate Wisława Szymborska on How Our Certitudes Keep Us Small and the Generative Power of Not-Knowing

“Whatever inspiration is, it’s born from a continuous ‘I don’t know.’”<p><i>“Attempt what is not certain. Certainty may or may not come later. It may then be a valuable delusion,”</i> the great painter Richard Diebenkorn counseled in his ten rules for beginning creative projects. <i>“One doesn’t arrive — in</i> …

7 books that will give you the tech knowledge you need to start a business

And every college kid dreams of becoming a tech billionaire. There's a certain 'hollywoodization' of entrepreneurship.<p>It's also much easier to start a business. Throw up a website using one of the many templates out there, host it on Amazon Web Services or GoDaddy, find a problem you think exists, …

The 100 best books to read in your lifetime, according to Amazon

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>"I'm so busy."<p>"I'm binge-watching 'Stranger Things.'"<p>"I don't know <i>which</i> book to read."<p>If you fall into the last category, Amazon's here to …

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The 9 Most Addictive Books of 2017 (So Far)

<i>Originally published on Kirkus. For more from Kirkus, click here.</i><p><b>The Arrangement</b> by Sarah Dunn<p>“Dunn’s dryly humorous story about a marriage that goes dangerously off-road never loses its groove.” This novel about a couple that agrees to have an open marriage, for a limited time only and while …

Here are the winners of the 2017 PEN Literary Awards

Writers from all over the world came together to celebrate books Monday night at the 2017 PEN Literary Awards Ceremony.<p>The ceremony is an annual …

This Is Why You're Not Jacked

5 Ways to Finally Build More Muscle<p>Your Connection is Broken<p>After a few years of solid training, most lifters ask themselves: should I continue going …

5 Questions You Need To Ask Before Making An Internal Hire

I spend my days at Vanderbloemen helping organizations build great teams. One question I get the most is, “Should we hire from the inside or the outside?” I think that hiring from within is ideal, but I’ve also seen hiring from within go awry.<p>I’m from a small town in North Carolina, not too far …

Employment

Companies are cutting their lifespans in half by ignoring one type of employee

The world has become increasingly complex in the past few decades, and along the way the lifespan of companies has decreased significantly—from 60 years to below 30. Technology is increasing exponentially; it’s expected there will be 1 trillion sensors connected to the internet by 2025. The number …

Management

This Coding School Will Pay YOU to Attend

Here's what you have to do.<p>Don’t want to borrow to get the education you need to land a high-paying job? A coding bootcamp is now paying students to …