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Here's a list of everything Elon Musk says he'll do by 2030

Elon Musk: A Man of Many Dreams<p>To say that billionaire tech-preneur Elon Musk is a busy man would be an understatement. Musk finds himself at the …

I've managed hundreds of recruiters, and I can tell you they're looking for 4 things on your résumé

Some people just cut and paste their job descriptions into a document. Others list all their duties, their impact and make sure it is laid out meticulously.<p>Still others write a (slightly fictional) masterpiece that embellishes all of their best traits. No matter where you fall on that spectrum — …

Employment

There's a smarter way to answer a recruiter's email when you don't want the job — and most people don't do it

If you happen to be looking for, or open to, a new job or opportunity, the response is obvious: When can we get on the phone?<p>But if you're happy in your current position and not looking, what do you do? In a LinkedIn post, Monika Arora, an HR assistant manager at Rhiti Sports Management in New …

Employment

8 Questions You Should Always Ask in an Exit Interview

Make sure you get all you deserve, and perhaps leave the door open.<p>Exit interviews are common when someone is leaving a job. And usually, the onus is …

How I went from zero to San Francisco software engineer in 12 months

One year ago, I was working part-time as a route setter at a rock climbing gym in Tennessee. Today I’m working as a software engineer at a cyber-security startup in San Francisco.<p>My journey to this point has been unforgettable and life-changing. And yet as challenging as everything was, I think …

San Francisco

If you're using LinkedIn like a digital résumé, you're doing it all wrong

In fact, 87% of recruiters leverage LinkedIn to find high quality candidates.<p>This is great news for us because it means that, with the right set up, your LinkedIn profile can become a passive lead generator for new opportunities.<p>However, if your profile looks like everyone else's, your chances of …

Employment

13 words you should include on your résumé, according to a panel of experts

We've all read about what not to include in a résumé. After all, one of Glassdoor's most popular articles "21 Words to Never Include In Your résumé" is bookmarked even by our staffers who want to gut-check before making résumé faux pas.<p>However, it's time to talk about what works <i>should</i> be included …

Microsoft to devs: Again, here's why Universal Windows Platform matters

Microsoft is extolling the benefits of writing to its Universal Windows Platform a couple of months ahead of the release of Windows 10 Creators …

The non Americans' guide to US elections (Handy for citizens, too)

<b>(CNN) —</b> The US presidential election. It's exhilarating, it's exhausting, but it's also inexplicably complicated -- even for us natives. Here's everything you need to know to become an insta-pundit.<p><b>THE BASICS:</b> When's the election? | Why is the turnout so poor? | Why is the election on a work day? | …

Robots will steal 6% of US jobs by 2021, report suggests

Robots will replace six percent of all US jobs by 2021, a new report claims. If this proves even remotely accurate, we’ve got some thinking to do.<p>The report, by Forrester’s Brian Hopkins, talks about upcoming changes that business leaders should look out for, and automation is chief among them. The …

Install / Enable Bash On Ubuntu On Windows 10 After Anniversary Update, Here’s How

Here's a guide that covers how to install and enable Bash on Ubuntu on Windows 10 after Anniversary Update, as well as launching the tool when it's …

6 reasons this is the perfect thank-you letter to send after a job interview

You ace it — and you walk out feeling confident and relieved, like your work is <i>finally</i> done.<p>But it's not.<p>You can't just go home, sit back, and wait. You need to take one last crucial step: send the follow-up note.<p>"The best timeframe to send a thank you email is within 24 hours after your …

How to Upgrade Bash on Windows 10 to Ubuntu 16.04 LTS - OMG! Ubuntu!

LTS to LTS upgrade<p><b>So you’ve installed Ubuntu on Bash on Windows 10, and you’re having fun using all your favourite Bash commands and CLI apps on a</b> …

Linux

India will soon have its first ever co-living space in Connaught Place, New Delhi

Remember ‘ The Social Network’? <br>In the film, Mark Zuckerberg and his pals rent a place in the Bay Area during their college vacation to work on …