Paul Mari

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10 Company Buzzwords That Are Completely Overused

These 10 words don't mean anything to your audience. The time has come to give them a rest.<p>Marketing is all about building your brand and building trust with your audience. However, marketers often make a big mistake when they're trying to achieve those goals: overusing buzzwords and jargon.<p>This …

Marketing

Content Marketing Starts with Good Brief

Content marketing starts with having good content to market. And good content stems from a good brief—think of it like the foundation.<p>Content …

Marketing

7 Gmail tips every emailer should know

Want to quietly opt out of an email chain or take back that pathetic note to your ex? Gmail can help.<p>Google overhauled Gmail with a new look and a host of new features including Smart Compose, and you can get the new Gmail right now. While the new additions are appreciated, Gmail has a number of …

Apps

Nearly Half of U.S. Adults Lack Basic Social Security Knowledge

In the dark about Social Security? Apparently, you're in good company.<p>Millions of retirees depend on Social Security to pay the bills, so much so …

Retirement

7 Ways Your Financial Adviser Should Help You Survive Rising Interest Rates

Consider the risks, and plan accordingly.<p>After recent years at historic lows, interest rates are now reversing course as the U.S. economy continues …

Investing

15 Budget Apps That Are Basically a Financial Adviser in Your Phone

Budgeting was once the stuff of meticulously detailed spreadsheets and carefully organized notebooks. But technology has come, conquered, and …

Apps

How to Add AirDrop to Your Mac’s Dock for Quicker Access

• Home<br>• How To<br>• How to Add AirDrop to Your Mac’s Dock for Quicker Access<p>Chris Hauk - May 10, 2018<p>AirDrop is a great way to send and receive files between …

Operating Systems

How to Create File Templates on Your Mac With Finder's Stationery Pad Feature

Stationery Pad is a handy way to nix a step in your workflow if you regularly use document templates on your Mac. The long-standing Finder feature essentially tells a file's parent application to open a copy of it by default, ensuring that the original file remains unedited.<p>Stationery Pad doesn't …

Stationery

Five Things Confident Job Candidates Do Differently

There is a difference between confidence and bravado.<p>Confidence is trust in yourself.<p>Bravado is bluster. It comes from fear, not from trust.<p>When you go to a job interview knowing what you bring and knowing your value, you carry yourself differently.<p>You don’t rush to answer the interviewer’s …

Employment

Networking Emails Are Tricky. Here Are 3 Easy Steps to Make the Right Introduction

Responding well and following up to business intros can make them so much more effective.<p>At the foundation of business, no matter what industry you work in, are people and connections. Introductions and facilitating connections are a core part of the corporate world. We would all be nowhere without …

I Hate To Tell You, But You're Branding Yourself All Wrong

Dear Liz,<p>I’ve been job hunting for almost seven months. I’m not getting interviews.<p>I made a list of my personality attributes, and I asked two of my closest friends to list my attributes also. Here’s the list we all came up with:<p>Loyal<p>Reliable<p>Friendly<p>Hard-working<p>Patient<p>Methodical<p>I’m glad to have …

Employment

iPhone Virus Warnings: How to Get Rid of Fake Security Alerts on Your iPhone

You're browsing a website on your iPhone when suddenly a pop-up appears. "Warning! iOS Security Breach! Virus detected on iPhone!" Well, that's alarming! Luckily, there's a number to call and get everything sorted out, right? If you haven't already heard, virus warnings and Apple security alerts …

Identity Theft

How to Make Song Volume Consistent on iPhone

iPhones provide many useful services, not least of which is listening to music in a portable, convenient, and customizable fashion. One thing that can really deter from enjoying music on our iPhones, though, is the way that the volume can shift up and down from song to song. It can be a bit of a …

Portable

Here’s how to make the salary expectations question work for you

During the job interview process, you should have three ideas about compensation clear in your mind before you get the salary expectations question: …

Employment

Top questions you should ask during an interview to raise eyebrows

Job interviews are laced with questions that give the interviewer the opportunity to get to know A) if you will be an asset to the company and B) if …

Successful Leaders Use This 1 Brain Trick to Master Persuasion

The idea that you can influence someone's thoughts with your brainwaves has suddenly become less unbelievable.<p>Entrepreneurial brilliance may be rooted in a genius idea, but entrepreneurial success often comes down to the art of persuasion. At every step of the way, you have to convince someone -- …

How to Edit PDF Files for Free

Not everyone can afford the steep subscription fee that Adobe charges for its Adobe Acrobat DC PDF editor (Rs. 12,168 per year). The app is the best …

Wild Mushroom and Parsnip Ragout with Cheesy Polenta

This hearty mushroom ragout gets a boost of earthy flavor from umami-packed tomato and miso pastes. Using a good mixture of wild mushroom such as …

Mushrooms

Perfect Pot Roast

Growing up, my mother would make pot roast for a Sunday meal, or for when we had company; it’s a lovely reminder of home.

Cooking

Kefir-Battered Cast-Iron Fried Chicken

When a craving for fried chicken hits, I turn to this recipe, which tastes nothing like chicken that's been passed through a fast-food window—and …

Cooking

Instant Pot Sticky Hoisin Baby Back Ribs

Cooking ribs under pressure means they get incredibly tender without falling apart or shredding—in a fraction of the time as braising and with no …

Instant Pot

Sticky Maple and Bourbon Pork Ribs

Skip the same old boring barbecue sauce and opt for a sticky malt vinegar, bourbon, and maple syrup glaze to slick up these boiled-and-baked pork …

Slow Cooker Corned Beef Brisket with Cabbage, Potatoes & Dill

This recipe requires that you start seven days ahead of time to brine the brisket, but I promise, it’s worth it. Corned beef is timeless and deserves …

Slow Cooker Pot Roast with Charred Onion & Chickpea Salad

This is a perfect early fall meal, capturing the abundance of peppers and onions that the harvest has brought. Pot roast sometimes gets a bad rap for …

Short Ribs Slow-Roasted in Coconut Milk

In this riff on Indonesian beef <i>rendang</i>, the meat is cooked in coconut milk until it breaks up into gloriously rich jammy solids and delicious fat. …

My Mother's Brisket

The only way this tender, oniony brisket could get any better? Pair it with ultra-oniony kugel and fresh spring vegetables.

This Is Your Retirement Age -- According to the Social Security Administration

Your Social Security benefit could be reduced by 30% if you retire before your full retirement age.<p>Do you have a retirement age in mind? A day when …

How to Set Up a Backdoor Roth IRA

You may think a high income will shut you out of Roth IRA eligibility, but there’s another way in: a backdoor Roth IRA. And it can save you thousands …

Why I Won't Wait Until 70 to Take Social Security

If I wait until age 70 to begin collecting Social Security, I'll pocket 24% more than if I start receiving my benefits at age 67, which is my full retirement age. If that sounds like a good deal, you're right. It's a guaranteed increase in Social Security income of 8% per year. I won't deny it. …

The Best Natural Lube For You, According To Gynecologists

Gynecologists recommend their faves.<p>You know you're supposed to buy organic when you can, and opts for all-natural products with ingredients you can pronounce. But what about when it comes to more, ahem, personal products...like lubes?<p>Knowing the best natural lube to use—that’s also safe for your …