Pritesh Patel

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Why The Plaza Hotel’s Business Etiquette Lessons Are Selling Out

Think you know how to sit properly, tie a modern knot, and maintain proper eye contact? Think again.<p>I made several mistakes within my first minute.<p>My posture was poor (I leaned too far back in my chair), my leg crossing was incorrect (ladies cross at the ankles, not thighs), and I was not properly …

Obama’s Secret to Surviving the White House Years: Books

Not since Lincoln has there been a president as fundamentally shaped — in his life, convictions and outlook on the world — by reading and writing as Barack Obama.<p>Last Friday, seven days before his departure from the White House, Mr. Obama sat down in the Oval Office and talked about the …

13 apps for your iPhone that are better than the ones Apple made

Thankfully, though, the App Store is overflowing with alternative apps, many of which are better than Apple's.<p>Whether you're looking to organize your photos, get work done, or get around town, we've scoured the App Store for the best apps that are better than the default ones on your iPhone.

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The 5 Best Movies to Buy or Stream This Week: ‘Triple 9’ and Triple De Palma

Plus Rudy Ray Moore's jaw-dropping classic 'The Human Tornado.'<p>For the second week in a row, the selection of new movies on disc is mighty slim (what …

A Few Book Recommendations for Goldman Sachs – Page 10

Drake’s ‘Views’ From The Top is Lonely, Boring, and Insanely Profitable

Given the chilling efficiency with which our biggest pop stars have lined up to release their big commercial products, it’s hard not assume they’re …

Kit Harington Would Like to Apologize for Last Night’s ‘Game of Thrones’

<b>[Warning: This post contains spoilers for the second episode of Game of Thrones, season six.]</b><p>So it finally happened. As expected, Jon Snow woke up at …

I Tried to Be a Morning Person for 30 Days. Here's What Worked (and What Didn't)

If you spend any time online, you'll inevitably come across an article (or 15) spelling out steps to reach the near-mythical status of becoming a …

The Best Way to Respond to Passive-Aggressive People

You're telling a story when a friend rolls his eyes, or maybe you're at a holiday party when your aunt says, “I normally don’t like the way you …

Cost-benefit Analysis

How to Navigate a Mexican Menu

Perhaps you’ve indulged in some loaded nachos smothered in cheese and a few (OK more than a few) margaritas to celebrate Cinco de Mayo. But all that …

The Best Fast Food Options for Crazy-Busy Days

First, you missed the bus, then you spilled coffee on your skirt—not the best way to kick off a day jam-packed with meetings, carpooling, and social …

A widely held belief about childhood obesity that simply isn’t true

By Roberto A. Ferdman<p>Roberto A. Ferdman<p>Bio<p>In 2014, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released a promising report about American children. For decades, the collective waistline of this country's youths had only seemed to expand — between the late 1960s and early 2000s, the obesity …

Childhood Obesity

'Friends' cast reunion coming to NBC

<b>EARLIER</b>: One of TV’s biggest comedy hits ever is getting a long-awaited curtain call.<p>Twelve years after going off the air, the cast of <i>Friends</i> will …

Anesthesia: EW review

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Why DiCaprio Should (and Will) Win an Oscar for ‘The Revenant’

After the first press-and-industry screening of <i>The Revenant</i> in November, the Internet issued a proclamation: Leonardo DiCaprio will finally win an Academy Award for Best Actor.<p>In the weeks since, mainstream and social media chatter has continued to bolster the notion that the Scorsese …

Wall Street

Movie Review: Diablo is an inane homage to better Westerns

Seeing as the Western is going through a small but notable revival, it’s only logical that some total swill should come along, lest anyone get to …

Movie Review: Lamb puts an odd, moody spin on a child abduction scenario

Oona Laurence has been acting in movies, on TV, and on the stage since she was in single digits, even winning a Tony at age 10 for playing the title …

TV's winter season: Here are the premiere dates for 2016's new and returning shows

The dawn winter means it's time to hibernate and get caught up with all the new and returning television shows.<p>With plenty of new shows set to premiere over the next couple of months, it can be hard to keep track of just which show is airing when.<p>To make it a little simpler, Polygon has compiled …