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Car negotiating secrets for people who hate haggling

A short stint as a car salesman taught me that dealers are pros who negotiate all day for a living — and they always have the home field …

France's National Front Finds Support Among Millennials

World<p>NICE, France — Sébastien Faustini's decision to skip the firework display at the beach not only potentially saved his life — it steered his politics toward the far-right.<p>The soft-spoken 18-year-old stayed home with his cousin and watched the Bastille Day display on TV, instead of heading to …

European Union

The Best Research on Body Fat, Losing Fat, and Eating Fat

<b>If I see an article on the Internet or in paper publication worth reading, I take notes of the gist of the article and secure its reference.</b> If it …

The Ultimate Secret To Wake Up Early And Be Productive

You're reading The Ultimate Secret To Wake Up Early And Be Productive, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If …

Strength Training Benefits and Guidelines for Seniors

Choose Your Exercises - If you're working out with machines, a common strength program might include:<p>Leg Press (Lower body)<br>• Chest Press (Chest)<br>• Seated …

Great Prices to Europe - As Low as $300, Many Around $400s

<b>Thanks to</b> <b>The Flight Deal for finding these great fares!</b><p><b>Fare Info</b><p>Cheap flights to Dublin!<p>These prices will not last long but there are a lot of …

Flying

The 25 best kitchen gadgets you can buy for under $25

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>There are tons of kitchen gadgets and tools on the market that can make cooking easier and more efficient. A lot of them are also very …

Just Promoted To Manager? Here Are 5 Strategies For Success

It's a quiet afternoon at work when you get a phone call from your boss, asking you to come up to her office for a quick chat.<p><i>Could it be?</i> You ask yourself... <i>Am I finally getting a promotion??</i><p>You've been waiting for this. You've put in hours of work, smiled through thousands of late nights, and …

40 Surprising Facts About Paris

To show off at parties.<p>1. Paris was founded in the 3rd century BC and was previously called Lutetia.<p>2. According to some, Lutetia was located in present-day Nanterre. The residents called themselves "Parisii" and therefore gave the name "Paris" to Lutetia.<p>3. In total, there are 38 cities called …

France

8 Exercises All Men Must Do for Incredible Sex

Even if a man's sex life is going along great, he needs to not take things for granted. To keep bedroom moves fresh, vibrant and exciting, a man needs to care enough to do what it takes to make that happen. Here are the moves all men must do to achieve this:<p>A man's sex life is an extremely …

Muscle

How to Wax Your Car

Get in the habit of giving your car a regular wax or polish and you'll thank yourself later.<p>Regular car waxing will improve your vehicle's look and prolong the life span of its paint. Learning how to wax and buff your car properly can save you a bunch of money over time.<p><b>What You'll Need</b><p>You'll need …

I've worked in the auto industry for 15 years, and there's one email you should send when you buy a new car

Yes, I know most of you disagree.<p>That said, I've seen every type of negotiator walk through my showroom doors over the last 15 years. I know what it takes for someone to walk out with a smoking deal and get the best deal on a new car.<p>And today, I'm going to share with you what really works: from …

Paris like you’ve never seen her before

The latest video from New York filmmaker Tyler Fairbanks is nothing less than a love letter to the City of Light.<p>Bonjour, Paris!, the newest video from New York filmmaker Tyler Fairbanks, is certainly nothing less than a love letter to the City of Light.<p>For both admirers of Paris and the …

How to Get up Early and Become a Morning Person: Take Back Tomorrow Before Going to Bed

If you’re anything like me, you’re the kind of person who hits the snooze button 15 times before finally rolling out of bed. The kind of person who, …

Fly From New York To Dubai In 22 Minutes On Board This Hypersonic Private Jet Concept

Canadian industrial designer Charles Bombardier created quite a stir with the Skreemr—a supersonic transport concept designed to shuttle commercial passengers between continents at Mach 10.<p>Despite its appeal, the futuristic notion had a few shortcomings—most pressingly the imagined craft’s …

U.S. Dept. of Defense

This snooze-proof alarm is so genius it might make you a morning person

Invented by Winson Tam, Ruggie is a talking alarm clock that forces you to stand up before turning off.<p><i>Produced by Maya Dangerfield. Video courtesy of Ruggie.</i><p><b>Follow TI:</b>On Facebook

There will be chaos: Big Oil’s collapse and the birth of a new world order

Barrel prices have completely cratered. With alternative energies on the rise, geopolitics may never be the same<p>Michael Klare<p>January 14, 2016 10:28pm (UTC)<p>This piece originally appeared on TomDispatch.<p>As 2015 drew to a close, many in the global energy industry were praying that the price of oil …

100 Windows 10 tips and tricks

26. Colourise Start<p>The default colour of the Start Menu doesn't please all eyes especially after several hours of use. To pick your own colour, head …

My strategy for turning $15,000 into $200,000 every month

Each company starts off with $100 in capital.<p>One has a one-month sales cycle (i.e., people go from prospect to client in one month). The other company has a four-month sales cycle.<p>Not surprisingly, the slower business brings in less over time. But do you know how much less after one year?<p>It only …

Opulent Air Travel Is Reaching a New Level of Lunacy with Seats On Top of the Plane

Instead of offering reliable on-time service, zero baggage fees, and decent meals, airlines seem willing to try anything else to fill seats. …

Cruise Ships

"Renting Is Throwing Money Away" Is Completely False

You might have heard the old adage “renting is throwing money away.” It seems like common sense. You don’t buy anything when you rent, but you keep …

What's The Difference Between A Manager And A Leader?

It is tough to manage people. You have to manage up and down at the same time. Often managing your relationship with your boss is harder than managing the team you were hired to supervise!<p>To make things even more complicated, we have done the managers of our corporations and institutions a huge …

Public Policy

Want the Best Online Shopping Deals? Buy on Thanksgiving

If you’re feeling tempted by promises of big discounts on Black Friday or Cyber Monday, here’s a tip: try shopping online on Thanksgiving …

4 Reasons Why Success Isn't Just a Goal, It's a Responsibility

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What is success? Coming up with one definition can be tricky. Sure, money is a large indicator; few would call a millionaire a failure. However, there’s more to success than accumulating wealth: It is also about other people.<p>Here are four …

How to Eliminate Procrastination and Upgrade Your Fuel Source

So take yourself off the hook. Let go of your expectations. Decide on some honest, minimum standards -- what truly is enough? Take care of those needs. Then from that place, dare to dream.<p>For most of my adult life, I struggled with chronic procrastination, and I thought it meant that there was …

Insecurity

Striking Photos of Paris Highlight the City’s Spectacular Boulevards and Architecture

Fascinated by geometry and symmetry, Hungarian photographer Zsolt Hlinka highlights the lines, shapes, and patterns of Paris in his striking photos of the French capital. From different vantage points, including street perspectives and bird's-eye views, Hlinka draws attention to the impressive …

10 things you shouldn’t do in Paris (and what to do instead)

Inviting sidewalk cafes, gleaming boutiques, world-class museums, and a fabled restaurant scene make Paris the runway model of cities—beautiful, fashionable, confident, and inspiring envy at every turn.<p>But with expectations running so high, Paris can—yes, it's true—occasionally disappoint.<p>When you …

How To Get The Best Deal On A New Car Without Being Taken For A Ride

While the Internet has certainly made the task of buying a new car or truck easier, the process is still pockmarked with pitfalls that can trip up even the savviest shoppers. As we’re smack in the middle of the summer car-buying season, it’s a good time to review our time-tested 10-step program for …

This App Will Get You Drunk

Raise your glass — like, right now. We’ve found a new friend for those boozy bottles on your bar cart! It’s an interactive cocktail mixology system, called Perfect Drink. This drinking tech is a two-parter. Firstly, there’s a free app, available for iOS and Android. Secondly, there’s Brookstone’s …

Living Rooms

Pinterest Launches ‘Place Pins’ To Help Pinners Plan Their Trips

Pinterest released a new set of tools for users that would help them “explore” and share the things around them. At an event with 150 “Pinners” (and an untold number of journalists) at Pinterest HQ in San Francisco, CEO Ben Silbermann announced that the company would introduce new ways to plan …