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What to say when the job interviewer asks, 'Why should we hire you?’

"Why should we hire you?" is one of the most common job-interview questions out there.<p>And, according to Lynn Taylor, a national workplace expert and …

8 Time-Tested Task Management Methods

Always on the search for a more efficient way to work, I have a penchant for exploring and writing about productivity methods. But it's sort of a …

Productivity

15 Epic Typeface Combinations You Can Use In Any Design Project

There are very few more time-consuming tasks than hunting down the perfect typographic pairing for a project, and for us graphic designers; it …

7 Financial Habits of Highly Laid Men

Flashing money won’t impress her. Show her you’re a smart investor, and she’ll pay you back with her interest<p>You just treated her to a five-star first date: cozy table at an exclusive new restaurant, seven courses of amazing food, and the best bottle of wine on the menu. The bill arrives and, …

Personal Finance

How to keep those annoying phone calls off your iPad or Mac

I love the idea of being able to answer a phone call on my Mac, or even on my iPad. The convergence of this communication technology seems like it has great potential.<p>In reality, though, I end up getting three rings for every call, each slightly time-shifted from the rest, as I sit in my …

'Who Needs Reality?': Excellent Fantasy Football Starts for Week 7

On Friday night, news broke via ESPN.com that the Seattle Seahawks traded superstar receiver Percy Harvin to the New York Jets.<p>This shocked many in the NFL world, mostly because the Seahawks had been paying a tremendous amount of money to make the versatile Harvin a part of their offense.<p>While …

Fantasy Football

How Your Job Can Save Your Sex Life

Should you approach your romantic life the same way you approach your career?<p>When it comes to work, you dress well, hold your emotions in check, and (usually) show up on time. But most of us don’t apply those same standards to our romantic relationships. And that’s a problem, shows research from …

University of California

Keeping Your Laptop Plugged in All the Time Will Kill Its Battery Faster

Laptops are our indispensable lifeline to the majesty that is the Internet. We use them to work and play from anywhere in the world. But if you're …

For longer battery life, change these iOS 7 settings

Some of iOS 7's new features might be hurting your battery life. Thing is, it's not the standout features like AirDrop or the Notification Center -- it's the stealthy settings buried beneath a stack of menus.<p>If you're noticing a quickly draining battery, or just want to get more juice out of your …

Apps

How Should a Suit Fit? Your Easy-to-Follow Visual Guide | The Art of Manliness

If you’re dressing on a budget, one of the most popular pieces of advice out there is to buy off-the-rack suits in the best fit you can get, and then …

57 Rules For Looking Sharp In A Suit

1. We've said it before and we'll say it again: Fit is everything. Even the world's most expensive suit will look bad if it isn't tailored to the contours of your body.<p>2. Some think button-down collars are for casual wear only, but they can work great with dressier looks as well.<p>3. Polka dots are a …

What's Your Favorite Taste Of Summer?

If your motivation plummets during summer's hot and sweaty days, a sweltering kitchen may be the last place on earth you want to be.<p>But despite the season, we still need to eat and drink. A good story and recipe can go a long way to raising your spirits and divert attention from how miserable you …

Add Unsupported Passes, Cards, And Tickets To Passbook [iOS Tips]

Yeah, we get it: Passbook is awesome. It’s also woefully under-populated with only a handful or three of official apps.<p>But look, Passbook files aren’t even that special. They’re just specially formatted computer files with a .pkpass extension. What’s neat about that is that anyone can create one of …

How to Speed Up, Clean Up, and Revive Your Mac

The weather's turning warmer in our neck of the woods, which means it's time to start thinking about spring cleaning. While you're emptying your …

Operating Systems

Alfred Anaya Put Secret Compartments in Cars. So the DEA Put Him in Prison

Author: Brendan I. Koerner. Brendan I. Koerner Security<p>Date of Publication: 03.19.13.<p>Time of Publication: 6:30 am. 6:30 am<p>Alfred Anaya took pride in …