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7 Tips For A Happier Work Life

I am nearing the end of a 40-year career. (And it would have been even longer except that I stretched out college for absolutely as long as my parents could stand.)<p>Forty years of work life has provided me with a few insights.<p><b>1. If you are like the vast majority of human beings on this earth, you</b> …

The top 50 apps for creative minds

Our pick of the best tablet and smartphone tools to enable you to make video, music, art and more<p>There’s an ongoing argument in the technology world about whether tablets and smartphones are more focused on consumption than creativity. As time has gone on, though, the number of apps helping us do …

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17 Apps Every Modern Gentleman Should Have On His Phone

But now it's time to grow up.<p>Lucky for you, Business Insider is here to help you by turning your smartphone into an even more useful sidekick.<p>Covering everything from getting organized to buying liquor, we've put together a list of the 17 apps that every gentleman needs in 2014.

Two Breastfeeding Statistics That Made Me Smile (and One That Didn't)

I'm a Boob Geek. I admit it. So when the 2014 Lansinoh Global Breastfeeding Survey landed in my inbox, I opened the link with wonder.<p>Wonder, because these aren't the opinions of random passers-by in the street; they are the opinions of new and expectant mothers across the world. Real mothers, just …

Coin Payment Card (Demo)

If you’re wondering if the much-anticipated Coin electronic payment card is as easy to use as it looks in its commercial, see for yourself. Coin CEO …

Personal Finance

10 Steps to Creating a Business Persona Ready for Any Opportunity

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Even if you are creative, passionate, charming and have amazing business ideas and skills, you can still be unprepared for many of the opportunities that come your way.<p>If any of your distinct skills and ideas are going unused, …

Small Business

New York Auto Show Preview: The Best Cars of 2014

The McLaren MP4-12C has an astounding 616 horsepower and will hit 60 miles per hour in under 3 seconds. It was McLaren’s first production vehicle since the demise of the legendary F1 in 1998 and is designed to handle anything Ferrari, Aston Martin or Lamborghini can throw at it.<p>But it doesn’t hold …

How well does Find My iPhone track down thieves?

When my phone was snatched in a London bar last week, I used Apple's Find My iPhone feature to track it down. GPS allowed me to see my stolen phone briefly appear on Oxford Street, Regent Street… a brief pause while, presumably, the thief was on the underground… and then a North London housing …

The 10 Best Cars Designed by Bertone

Iconic Italian design house Bertone is reportedly on the cusp of bankruptcy. Its history includes some of the greatest automotive designs ever committed to sheetmetal. Let's revisit 10 favorites from the company's epic highlight reel.<p>Iconic Italian design house Bertone is reportedly on the cusp of …

Dinan: Taking BMW to the Next Level! - The Downshift Ep. 78

30 Tips for Better iPhone Battery Life (iOS 10 Updated)

Anyone who’s used an iPhone for even a few days has discovered that while these phones are more powerful, and more fun, than perhaps any other cell …

Fun Ways to Get Around European Cities

Fun Ways to Get Around European Cities – There are many ways to travel around European cities that can add to your overall travel experience. Finding …

How to secure your iPhone and iPad with Activation Lock

iPhones and iPads are stolen on a daily basis and while you can't always keep it from happening, you <i>can</i> make sure that a thief can't simply disable …

Do These Things When Your iPhone Is Stolen

Has your iPhone been stolen? If so, following these 11 steps can help you recover it or, at the very least, minimize the potential damage a stolen …

I Need Tinsel & Timber’s Gorgeous Wooden Holder For The Apple TV

If you’re anything like me, as much as you love your Apple TV, the fact that it is so small actually causes some problems in your entertainment center, as it can actually be nudged around and fall behind things. That’s a big pain, especially since the accompanying Apple remote isn’t just equally …

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FORTUNE — Happy National Clean Off Your Desk Day! Falling, as it does, so early in the new year NCOYDD lands at a great time for getting your desk tidied up. Out with the old, in with the new!<p>Here are a few tips to get you on your way to a cleaner work space.<p><b>Out with the old:</b> The first step to …

How Apple can regain sight of Steve Jobs’s vision

In a discussion about the future of Apple Inc. not long ago, I heard something that is becoming all too common: “I sold my shares in Apple,” muttered …

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2015 Subaru WRX STI goes for the gold [w/video]

If the all-new 2015 Subaru WRX has taken a good thing and made it great, then this should be, well, greater. Meet the range-topping WRX STI, packing more power, a decidedly more aggressive suspension tune, beefier looks, a giant wing and (woo!) gold wheels.<p>Those spiffy BBS wheels and WRC …

LinkedIn’s Digital Resume and the World of Work

The IPO of professional social network LinkedIn (s lnkd) is probably the most significant web stock issue since Google (s goog), so I wanted to take …

Online Resumes, CV, Curriculum Vitae and Candidate Profiles in DOC, PDF, TXT

Were you looking for job results? <br>Click Here to search for in our 2.4M jobs.<p>Browse Online Resumes by Industry<p>Browse Online Resumes by Education …

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The world has known about selfies for a few years now, what with cellphones featuring front-facing cameras and “selfie” becoming 2013’s Word Of The …

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How to Generate More Interviews with Your Resume

It's a situation pretty much everyone finds themselves in at some point during their careers: sending your resume out to scores of recruiters and/or …

Thinking About Stepping Into A Leadership Position?

I am constantly on the lookout for students who have the potential to lead. When I find them, I ask them this question: <i>Have you ever considered</i> …

Is Your Resume 6-Second Worthy?

In a time when recruiters and hiring managers are getting inundated with applicants for job postings, one technique they quickly learn to master is …

Employment

5 Reasons Why Your Online Presence Will Replace Your Resume in 10 years

We’re seeing more and more recruiters use the web as a place to search for talent and conduct employment background searches. This trend is set to increase year over year and I’ve been predicting that an “online presence search” will become as common as a drug test since 2007. Your online presence …

16 Interview Tips From A Job-Hunting Classic

Back in 1982, I was two years out of college and working, unhappily, as a secretary/receptionist for <i>The American Lawyer</i> magazine. Though I have a huge amount of respect and admiration for its then-editor Steven Brill, in those days at least, he had a terrible temper and would curse at me when I …

When to Worry: Eye and Vision Problems

Are you worried that your little one is having problems with his eyes? Learn what could be wrong and whether to call the doctor.<p>-Does your newborn look a little cross-eyed? No worries. Babies aren't born with perfect eyesight. At first, he can't see anything farther than your face. And it's common …

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Stop Bullying: Teach Your Child Empathy and Limit Their Intake of Violence

Your child has been known to bully. You, as a parent, may be struggling with how to stop this behavior. I have two suggestions that go hand-in-hand: Teach empathy and try to eliminate the violence that they take in on a daily basis through videos, the Internet, movies and games.<p>To my first point, …

The Important Thing About Yelling

I cherish the notes I receive from my children -- whether they are scribbled with a Sharpie on a yellow sticky note or written in perfect penmanship on lined paper. But the Mother's Day poem I received last spring from my first-born daughter left a profound impact.<p>It was the first line of the poem …