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5 Tactics to Win a Negotiation, According to an FBI Agent

It was 1998 and I was standing in a narrow hallway outside an apartment on the 27th floor of a high-rise in Harlem. I was the head of the New York …

Emotional Intelligence

The 24 Rules for Success Left Behind by a Legendary Wall Street Banker

14. "Have some fun—but not all the time!"<p>Richard Jenrette, who co-founded the investment bank Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette in 1959, spent four …

Wall Street

3 Reasons Why High Performers Are Often Miserable

Here’s a shocking statistic from one of my studies: In 42% of organizations, high performers are actually less engaged than low performers. Think about that for a moment: The employees who bring you the most value are often less engaged (satisfied, inspired, etc.) than the employees who reliably …

Employment

30 behaviors that will make you unstoppable

A lot of people are good at what they do. Some are even elite. A select few are completely unstoppable.<p>Those who are unstoppable are in their own …

Claves para hacer un pitch MUY exitoso

La base del éxito en un elevator pitch está en la preparación. Aprende a presentar tus proyectos de una forma efectiva.<p>This story appears in the April 2018 issue of <i>Startups</i>. Subscribe »<p>Una idea vale cero centavos a menos que se la puedas vender a alguien. Año con año muchos proyectos se pierden …

Steve Jobs Was the World's Greatest Salesman Because He Answered the 1 Question on Everyone's Mind

Once you realize your customers don't care about your 'product,' you'll be more likely to make a sale.<p>I'm looking at an intimidating 800-page binder as I write this article. It contains confidential information about a new product category. When I prepare the company's leaders to launch the …

MacBook Air

2017 Ford F-150 Raptor Photo Gallery

Dodge to Unveil Challenger Demon at New York Auto Show

In 1971, Dodge named its version of the Plymouth Duster the “Demon.” As was Mopar custom in the late 1960s and early 1970s, whimsical typography and a cartoon mascot—in this case, a mischievous li’l devil whose pitchfork formed the “m” in the car’s name—ruled the day. As cutesy as it was, some …

2018 Ford Mustang: Drops V-6, Gains New Tech

Ford ponies up some mid-cycle changes.<p>Between model years 1987 and 1993, the Ford Mustang could only be had with either a 2.3-liter inline-four or a torquey 4.9-liter V-8 (known as the 5.0); a six-cylinder wasn’t on the menu. Now history is poised to repeat itself with the introduction of the 2018 …

Sports Cars

Everything We Know about the 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon

With Dodge’s announcement that it will debut its “performance halo” Challenger SRT Demon at the New York auto show in April—because obviously the current 707-hp Challenger SRT Hellcat is a bit too, um, civil—the horsepower wizards at SRT will be taunting Mopar enthusiasts with weekly releases of …

Pickup’s Progress: Here’s What’s New on the 2018 Ford F-150 | Flipbook

Mopar Brand Turns 80 Years Old, Will Celebrate With Special Models

Name was originally used for antifreeze line<p>The Mopar name has become a catchall term to describe any muscle car under the Chrysler Group umbrella, but what is today a parts and service brand offering more than 500,000 products in over 150 markets began life as a line of antifreeze. That brand …

Mopar

2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio

An incredibly hot tryst.<p>Like a new fling, we don’t know where this is going or whether it’ll all blow up when we start meeting the rest of Alfa Romeo’s U.S.-bound family next year, but damn, things between us and the 2017 Giulia Quadrifoglio are hot right now. As in, cuffed-to-the-bedposts hot.<p>The …

Ford Mustang: A Brief History in Zero-to-60-MPH Acceleration | Flipbook

2017 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid EPA-rated at 84 MPGe

EPA numbers surpass automaker estimates<p>Official EPA numbers are out for the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid minivan, and all figures surpass the automaker’s initial estimates.<p>In electric-only mode, the 2017 Pacifica Hybrid is rated at 84 MPGe, which the EPA describes as the “number of miles the …

Electric Vehicles

FCA Ends Production of the Chrysler 200

Plant to be retooled for next-generation Ram 1500<p>Production of the Chrysler 200 officially ends today, closing what was a long and ambiguous death watch that began in January when Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne hinted that the sedan–along with the smaller Dodge Dart–would not be …

Automotive Industry

Watch This Alfa Romeo Giulia Driver Set a Lap Record While "Blindfolded"

This is both monumentally stupid and incredibly interesting at the same time.<p>If you've ever pulled up to a drive-through ATM and seen braille* on the key pad, you may have wondered why it's there. After all, you have to be able to see to drive, right? Well, that's not necessarily the case.<p>To …

Classic Cars

Fiat Chrysler picks Poland to make two new car engines

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) will produce two new gasoline engines at its plant in Bielsko-Biala, southern Poland in an investment it said was confirmation of its commitment to developing its operations in the country.<p>Polish Deputy Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki told the PAP news agency that …

10 of the Best Social Media Marketing Tools for Your Business

What is the best social media marketing tool on the market?<p>This is a question that has sparked many heated debates among marketers. With so many …

Social Media

Meet the 97-Year-Old Swede Who Drives a New Ford Mustang GT

When Lennart Ribring first saw the 1964-1/2 Ford Mustang, the Swede did what most of America did: He fell in love. Ribring purchased a new Mustang back then and says he’s hardly ever thought about another car since.<p>Now, in his late 90s, Ribring decided to get something new. So he went out and …

The New Ford Bronco Will Reportedly be Developed In Australia

Work on the long-awaited SUV will be done alongside the next Ranger.<p>Last month, the long-awaited return of the Ford Bronco and Ranger was confirmed, sending shockwaves through the car internet. Since the Bronco and Ranger will share a platform, it sounds a lot like the throwback SUV will be …

Classic Cars

Valuable UI/UX Designer Tools and Websites That Should Not Be Ignored

If you are a UI or UX designer, then you are probably aware of some of the cool design suites and packages there are available for you to work from. …

The Dodge Durango R/T Is Ruggedly Individual, For Better or Worse

A family station wagon with a tough-sounding name, the Durango offers size and power, but a vague sense of purpose.<p>FCA US<p>Benjamin PrestonView …

Ford Bronco officially coming back, will be made in Michigan

Local UAW boss confirms in response to Trump attacks<p><i>(Editor's Note: The above pictures are not official. As we previously posted, they're fan renderings from Bronco6.com.)</i><p>You can credit (or blame) Donald Trump for this one. The presidential candidate has been relentless in attacking Ford for moving …

Employment

Forza Horizon 3 adds Ford Police Interceptor, Jeep CJ5

Oh yeah, the Aston Martin Vulcan is here, too.<p>We're only a few weeks past the debut of <i>Forza Horizon 3</i>, and already the folks at Turn 10 are introducing the first of six car packs for the open-world driving game. Focused heavily on performance, there are still a few, um, oddballs, including one …

turn10studios

CONFIRMED: Ford Bronco and Ranger Are Coming Back!

Political fact checking leads to great news for truck fans.<p>Last year, a proposed contract between the United Auto Workers (UAW) and Ford hinted that the automaker would introduce brand-new versions of the Bronco 4x4 and Ranger pickup truck. When Donald Trump seized on Ford's decision to move small …

Presidential Debate

2017 Ford Escape 2.0 EcoBoost AWD First Test

A standout compact crossover with a midsizer's price tag<p>The increasingly popular compact crossover segment is making things tough at Ford. Three trim levels compose the 2017 Escape line: base S, mid-level SE, and top-grade Titanium. But even with this year’s revised exterior styling, including a …

Mobile Devices

Report: Dodge Challenger to Receive AWD Variant, Wide-Body Hellcat ADR

Switch to Giorgio platform happens in 2018<p>FCA has delayed a number of product launches and updates across its brands, including Dodge. Though the shifting of Charger and Challenger to the Alfa Romeo Giulia’s new Giorgio platform has been put on hold, the current models will get special variants, …

Sports Cars

Ford Develops Dual FM Receivers to Improve Radio Reception

Rear defrosters on 2017 Fusion, Escape serve double-duty<p>We’ve all driven through the concrete canyons of a downtown area or actual canyons in the wilderness and experienced the frustration of struggling to hear our favorite radio station as its signal bounces around, fading in and out, ghosting …

Los Angeles

Review: the 700bhp Ford Mustang CS700

You are here<p>Reviews<br>• Review: the 700bhp Ford Mustang CS700<p>First Drive<p>Review: the 700bhp Ford Mustang CS700<p><b>That’s not a standard Ford Mustang, is it?</b> …

Sports Cars