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Why pay for Office and Photoshop when you can get these alternatives for free?

Top-quality software that costs nothing.<p>We rely on expensive computer programs to edit photos and video, deal with office work, and protect our computers from malware. But they're not our only options. Often, commercial studios will offer the most basic versions of their products free of charge. In …

Software

How to Turn an Idea into an Income Stream in 5 Clear Steps

Want to make side money? Follow these 5 stages to monetize your startup idea.<p>In today's world, a single income is an antiquated idea.<p>Dorie Clark, adjunct professor of business administration at Duke University's Fuqua School of Business and author of the book "Entrepreneurial You", sums up the …

Entrepreneurship

15 things you can do today to become rich in the future

<i>"The greatest reward in becoming a millionaire is not the amount of money that you earn. It is the kind of person that you have to become to become a millionaire."  — Jim Rohn</i><p>Most people wish their circumstances would magically change for them. They don't have the desire to become better themselves …

Self-improvement

11 websites to bookmark if you want to get rich

We've pointed out some of the best personal-finance books to read and podcasts to listen to.<p>If those didn't strike a chord or fit in to your busy …

Tony Robbins Has 1 Question That Can Turn Your Worst Day Around

Try his Jedi mind trick every time you're facing a seemingly impossible challenge.<p>I erupted out of sleep only to be jerked back by the handcuffs and leg cuffs that held me to the wooden bench. It took a few minutes of drunken processing to realize I was in a Boston jail cell with zero recollection …

Tony Robbins

How to Decipher a Job Description to Improve Your Chances of Getting Hired

<i>This article originally appeared on Monster.com.</i><p>If you’ve been searching Monster job postings for a golden career opportunity, you don’t have to look …

What Your Cover Letter Should Look Like in 2017

Forget about 'to whom it may concern.'<p>Cover letters are a tough and tricky business.<p>Striking the right balance between formal and …

Bank of America, Goldman Sachs, and 13 other banks hiring for high-paying jobs like crazy right now

Those three companies are doing some of the heaviest hiring for high-paying jobs in the US, according to Indeed.<p>The job-search engine compiled a list of big banks trying to fill the most full-time jobs that pay more than $100,000. The salary data is a combination of company and user input.<p>Here are …

Employment

How To Get Really Rich In Life

<i>“Life is a dream for the wise, a game for the fool, a comedy for the rich, a tragedy for the poor.” — Sholem Aleichem</i><p>There are 7.5 billion people on …

Motivation

You Have 30 Seconds: How to Make Your Resume Stand Out

<i>This article originally appeared on AllBusiness.</i><p>In a competitive labor market, your resume must get you on the interview pile in 30 seconds or less. …

10 Best Stocks You Can Buy for Under $10

As the market continues to power higher and touches new record highs almost every week, it’s increasingly difficult to find cheap stocks to buy …

Three Common Emails From Recruiters and the Responses They Actually Want

Looking for a new position is one of the most stressful things you’ll ever do. Perhaps it’s the high stakes behind the search that makes it easy to …

Employment

Why you should never ask the hiring manager these 5 common job-interview questions

This is your time to shine ... or throw it all away.<p>It's up to you!<p>You may be tempted to ask about salary, or vacation time, or perks — but you should refrain. Asking about these things will send the wrong message about your priorities and work ethic.<p>"Your job interview could lead to a position …

Employment

11 Fascinating Books on Harvard Business School’s Required Reading List

<i>Editor’s Note: This</i> <i>post</i> <i>originally appeared on</i> <i>HubSpot’s Marketing Blog</i><i>.</i><p>There’s no better time to revamp your reading list than summer. The question is …

Harvard Business School

Want To Be More Marketable? Add These 11 In-Demand Tech Skills To Your Resume

Tech skills pay more. According to a labor-market analysis by Burning Glass Technologies, 78% of well-paying “middle-skill” positions call for basic proficiency with technology.<p>But I get it: you have a full-time job, volunteering every other weekend, a puppy to train, plans with friends…you’re …

Microsoft Excel

26 grooming and style hacks every guy should know

There are certain things every guy should know about his appearance.<p>From how to match your dress shoes to your suit and how often you should get your hair cut to even how to shave, these tips will make every guy's life a whole lot easier.<p>There's bound to be at least one thing you didn't know.<p><i>Megan</i> …

Men's Fashion

How I Got Interviews at Facebook, Google, Apple, and Uber in One Week

There are 5 steps to getting anywhere you want<p>A few months ago I was looking for a new job. My goal was to get offers from top tech companies, and to get them as soon as possible.<p>I started my search on a Monday, and by that Friday I had interviews lined up with Facebook, Google, Apple, Uber, …

Employment

28 brilliant questions to ask at the end of every job interview

It's important to remember that every interview is a two-way street.<p>You should be assessing the employer just as much as they're assessing you …

100 ways to burn fat fast

To stoke your metabolism and prime your body to drop fat, you've got to go beyond the basics.<p>Here are 100 tried-and-true methods to help you lose …

Nutrition

The Best Time to Buy Anything

Schedule your shopping to save serious cash<p>When it comes to saving money, timing is everything. From booking flights to ordering flower bouquets for Mother’s Day—<i>put a reminder in your phone now, dude!</i>—here’s insider advice on the optimal time to shop.<p><b>1. Airline Tickets</b><br>Buy them: 54 days before your …

Eating for abs: The beach-body diet handbook

The only way you'll ever lose fat and see your abs is if you eat fewer calories than you're eating now. Nothing else—not lifting weights, not cardio, …

Nutrition

8 Netflix Tricks You Just Can't Live Without

One of the main reasons Netflix is so popular is because of its simplicity. It’s painfully easy to queue up a movie on your laptop, video game …

Terms You Should Know

We translated the scary-sounding vocabulary of your cardiologist into plain English<p><b>Angioplasty</b><br>Angioplasty is a procedure in which a tiny device is inserted into narrowed blood vessels that supply blood to the heart. Most angioplasty procedures use a specially designed balloon catheter with a small …

5 Resumé Secrets That Give You an Edge

Step inside a hiring manager's head<p>It doesn't take long to leave an impression: Recruiters and hiring managers spend an average of 6 seconds reviewing a candidate's resumé before they make an initial assessment, according to a study from the job-search website TheLadders.<p>Six seconds.<p>Now that you’re …

100 Ways to Protect Your Heart

We compiled a list of 100 tips, tricks, and techniques for protecting one of your most vital organs<p>With doctor's offices busier than ever, you're lucky if you get 20 minutes with your M.D. Which is why it's not surprising that even when it comes to your most vital organ, the advice you receive can …

9 free things rich people do that make them more successful

Sure you have.<p>A great idea, motivation, persistence, and a little luck helps, but most successful people share certain habits.<p>Here are nine habits that have helped place them on the top:<p>Ray Dalio, the founder of Bridgewater Associates, told The Huffington Post in 2013 that "Meditation, more than …

Self-improvement

The 10 biggest mistakes you can make in a Wall Street job interview

Over the coming weeks and months, recruiters from top investment banks will meet with tens of thousands of students on college campuses and during in-house interviews.<p>For anyone hoping to build a career in finance, this is your chance to show your stuff.<p>To help you out, Morgan Stanley published a …

Employment

22 ways to earn passive income

Making money while you sleep.<p>Has a nice ring to it, doesn't it?<p>After reading books like "Rich Dad Poor Dad" and "4 Hour Work Week," I became interested obsessed with making passive income.<p>Whenever someone needs additional income, the stereotypical suggestion offered is to "get a part-time job."<p>But …

Small Business

6 free online classes you should consider before going to business school

So you’ve been considering getting an MBA.<p>It seems like a foolproof plan, right? After all, the MBA is the degree that opens the doors to the world …

Ensure a Sickness-Free Year With These 6 Habits

Credit<p>One of the greatest blessings anyone can have is living a healthy life. But the abundance of sicknesses and diseases in the world today makes it almost a difficult task.<p>The outbreak of both curable and incurable diseases which are all expensive to deal with is a real problem. But just like …