Julian Villar

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70 15-Minute Potluck Recipes That’ll Save the Day

Completely forgot that you agreed to make an app, side or dessert for your neighbor's party or kid's school event? No worries! Here are some …

Food

How to combine and analyze data from multiple data sets using Excel Power Pivot

If you've have lots of data and lots of analysis to do, but little time or skill, you need Excel's Power Pivot feature. Here's how to get started …

Analytics

How to Meal-Prep a Week of Healthy Lunches for Less Than $20

If you've gone to a movie (in an actual movie theater) recently, then you know easy it is to spend $20. One ticket, a water and a small popcorn, …

Food

The 15 Best Music Podcasts Out There Now

I think we can all agree that music is pretty great, right? Whether it’s inoffensively wafting out of the speakers of your local Applebee’s and/or Chili’s, blasting out of the speakers of your car, or pumping through your earbuds during an intense workout, music is an art form that enhances …

Exposure Made RIDICULOUSLY Simple - Aperture, Shutter Speed, ISO

Becki and Chris are firm believers that if you understand your gear, how your camera works and all the settings, it will make you a better …

Want to Improve Your Photography? Read These Books! (time spent studying is always time well spent)

In photography, as with any other discipline, there’s talent, knowledge, and practice. While with the first there’s very little I can do (it is only …

Photography

11 Smart Personal Finance Blogs You Should Read This Year | Inc.com

Even though I'm a financial planner, I still pay close attention to the financial advice and opinions of the smartest money experts all over the web. Why? Because no matter how money-savvy you are, there's always something more you can learn.<p>If you're looking for a way to become financially …

Personal Finance

5 Year-End Financial Tasks Every Parent Should Complete, According to a Financial Planner

Taking care of these five tasks now will help set you up for a stronger 2018.<p>By<p>Dec 15 2017, 3:11 PM<p>Ready, steady, go. It’s the mad dash to the finish …

The 17 best Instant Pot recipes on Pinterest

People love the Instant Pot for its ability to cook meals at drastically quicker speeds than traditional cooking methods and other kitchen appliances.<p>The seven-functions-in-one device even boasts a fan page on Facebook with almost 700,000 members, and has an incredible 4.6 stars on Amazon with …

THE KEEPERSThe Recipes We Cook Over, and Over, and Over Again

Look, all Bon Appétit recipes are great. These are just...extra great.<p>On most weeknights, you'll find <i>Bon Appétit</i> staffers at home in their kitchens, cooking a recipe from our magazine pages or website. We practice what we preach—and we believe in the recipes we publish.<p>But, there are some recipes …

Cooking

8 financial mistakes that millennials make

<b>Unfortunately, young people are not as financially literate as they'd like to believe.</b><p>My generation of Millennials is notorious for thinking we've …

The 8 Persuasive Words That Instantly Help You Sell More

There are 8 intoxicatingly persuasive words in the English language that are more effective than any other words for convincing a person to take …

Body Language

Here's how much you should have saved at every age

But there's no way around it: To set yourself up for a secure financial future, you have to have money in the bank.<p>For most people, having a little cash leftover each month is doable. After taxes and expenses, the average American manages to put away 3.5% of their income, according to the US Bureau …

6 AI-Powered Tools All Entrepreneurs Need to Run Their Business

Artificial intelligence and machine learning tools can help you better your business. Here are the ones you should try.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Artificial intelligence and machine learning technologies are now available to entrepreneurs via a broad range of …

17 Slow Cooker Dinners to Make Your House Smell Amazing

There's nothing like walking in the door after a long day at work and being greeted by the delicious aroma of dinner. With the help of the slow …

Cooking

70 Street Photography Tips For Beginners

Amsterdam, 2015Dear friend,If you’re reading this, you are probably either an aspiring street photographer, or a street photographer with some miles …

Street Photography

Data science simplified: A breakdown of its key principles and processes

In 2006, UK mathematician and Tesco Clubcard architect Clive Humbly coined the phrase “Data is the new oil.” He said the following:<p>“Data is the new …

Jason Yang Breaks Down Half a Cow and Explains Every Cut of Meat in the Process

Jason Yang, butcher at Fleishers Craft Butchery, breaks down half a cow into all the cuts you would see at your local butcher shop. There are four …

Food

10 Slow Cooker Recipes Light Enough for Summertime

When we think of slow cooker recipes, we often imagine warming, hearty meals like soups and stews. And while these are undoubtably yummy meal options, they don’t exactly scream summer. But you know what’s often made in a slow cooker? Summertime staples like gourmet taco recipes and even chilled …

From Whipped Feta To Falafel: 11 Must-Try Mediterranean Recipes

Even if you’re staying close to home this summer, you can still take your tastebuds on a far-flung adventure. From Italy to Greece to the Middle East to North Africa, these recipes will transport you to the sunny Mediterranean Sea.<p><b>1. Creamy Whipped Feta Dip</b><p>This is an American riff on <i>htipiti</i>, the …

This chart shows how painful the shift to cloud computing is for IBM and Oracle

The two technology vendors are set to lose out considerably in IT budgets over the next three years as the result of the shift to cloud, according to the June AlphaWise/Morgan Stanley CIO report. CIOs expect that 46% of their workloads will be in the cloud by the end of 2020, while only 34% will be …

5 Strategies to Build Wealth After You Buy Your First Home

Thinking about buying a home? You’re not the only one. With interest rates at opportune levels, many people are anxious to get into the real estate …

Retirement Strategy: Delicious Dividends; It Ain't Rocket Science!

Dividend growth investing can work in any economic environment.<p>If an investor has a long-time horizon, time in the market is leaps and bounds ahead …

73% Are Using Internet Of Things Data To Improve Their Business

• According to the Cisco Visual Networking Index, M2M connections will represent 46% of connected devices by 2020.<br>• 95% of execs surveyed plan to launch an IoT business within three years.<p>These and many other insights are from the recently published Cisco Internet of Things (IoT) study, The Journey to …

Internet of Things

Here Are (Approximately) 3000 Free Data Sources You Can Use Right Now

If you need data about government activity, the welfare of Mother Earth and her children, finance, economies, industry, weather and climate, or any of a myriad of social and scientific concerns, you can get it right now, free of charge.<p>Thousands of municipal, state, and national governments now …

Open Data

Facebook Marketing Strategies 2015 for Business: How to do Marketing on Facebook Successfully! | Marketing Tips

Facebook advertising and marketing for business in 2015 is a lot easier when you see the approaches I utilize get countless individuals to find me …

Marketing

How Google Analytics ruined marketing

Marketers in the high-tech world who use phrases such as “social media marketing,” “Facebook marketing” and “content marketing” do not understand the basic difference between marketing strategies, marketing channels and marketing content. And Google Analytics is to blame.<p>In the just over 10 years …

Facebook Ads Manager Updates: What Marketers Need to Know

Do you use Facebook’s Ads Manager to create ads? Have you noticed the recent changes? In this article, you’ll discover how to navigate the updated …

Facebook Ads

10 Killer Social Media Advertising Hacks For Content Marketers

Let’s start with the bad news first. It’s tougher than ever to get content noticed.<p>Changes to Google search results pages have further obscured …

How To Rebuild Your Wardrobe With 16 Items

Rebuild your wardrobe with just 16 items? You bet. Ryan Gosling said so. There's that line in the film 'Crazy, Stupid, Love' (the long weekend had us …

Ryan Gosling