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Using Body Language to Your Advantage During an Interview

Intern Queen Campus Ambassadors | Posted 03.06.2015 | College
Intern Queen Campus Ambassadors

Hold on a second - How is your posture right now? Take a moment to audit your body language. Now imagine you're in an interview. What would you do differently? Your nonverbal communication during an interview can be just as important as what you say.

Five Reasons to Love Fashion Designer Bibhu Mohapatra

Joan Erakit | Posted 03.03.2015 | Style
Joan Erakit

On one particularly cold morning, we arrive at an unassuming building in New York's garment district a bit rushed and anxious. Entering the brass doors, we approach an old man behind the front desk and ask for directions.

Interview: The Vaselines at the Cedar Cultural Center

Sean Lyons | Posted 03.02.2015 | College
Sean Lyons

The story of The Vaselines differs greatly from the classic example of a band's steady rise to fame. The band's superbly crafted songs embodied a carefree spirit, and appealed to listeners of pop rock as well as punk rock.

Podcast Review: WTF -- Remembering Harris Wittels

Marc Hershon | Posted 02.27.2015 | Entertainment
Marc Hershon

Host Marc Maron had the late Harris Wittels as a guest in "the garage" for episode 424 of WTF less than two years ago, back in September of 2013. The day after Wittels was found dead, Maron reposted that interview.

The Dreams of Northern Ireland's Latest Musical Export - Janet Devlin

Salvatore Bono | Posted 02.24.2015 | New York
Salvatore Bono

Northern Ireland's Janet Devlin made her New York City debut and her first concert ever in the United States. If you are reading this from the U.K., you know who she is, but here she is an unknown, yet, that is about to change.

A Conversation With Michael Sam

Maurice Tracy | Posted 02.24.2015 | Gay Voices
Maurice Tracy

Sam was in St. Louis to give the keynote speech at an event organized as part of National Black HIV and AIDS Awareness Day, and he was kind enough to agree to answer a few questions. I told him that my interest was in finding out how he sees himself and his place within the gay community and what he thinks his place is within the Black queer community.

Celebrity Chef Peter Kuruvita on the Real Food of Mexico

Jacada Travel | Posted 02.20.2015 | Travel
Jacada Travel

Having gotten to know the country and its food so well, he gives us his tips on how we can experience this authentic cuisine too.

Pamella Roland Brings the Glamour of Paris to NYFW and Hopes for More of the Mayor's Participation

Joan Erakit | Posted 02.23.2015 | Style
Joan Erakit

Usually when one attends a runway show, there is hope to be wowed throughout the entirety of the presentation.

Brett Novak: On Capturing the Grace Of Skateboarding

Joana Lazarova | Posted 02.25.2015 | Arts
Joana Lazarova

Looking at Brett Novak's work, the most astonishing thing is the beauty of his cinematic gaze. His videos act both as a reflection of and a medium between capturing the experience of skateboarding and different places and their spatial potential.

Working Moms, What Did You Expect?

Lela Davidson | Posted 02.20.2015 | Parents
Lela Davidson

I love Eileen's reminders about expectations -- the ones we set our for ourselves and the ones others set for us.

Two Gay Authors: Families of Origin vs. Choice

Kergan Edwards-Stout | Posted 02.13.2015 | Gay Voices
Kergan Edwards-Stout

David Pratt, Lambda Award-winning novelist for Bob the Book, is back with a funny and touching new novel, Looking After Joey. In it, Calvin, a single accountant, must look after Joey, a porn character who unexpectedly steps through the TV into Calvin's life--and can't go back.

Technology As an Extension of Fundamental Humanity: An Interview With CEO Dave Sabey

Russell C. Smith | Posted 02.17.2015 | Technology
Russell C. Smith

In short, the sooner we can adopt new technological tools the better it will be for all of us. Nothing has ever improved human life like advances in technology.

An Interview With 'Survivorman' Les Stroud: How Survival Skills Can Enhance Your Life

Omega Institute | Posted 02.12.2015 | Healthy Living
Omega Institute

I stay grounded by being grateful for things in my life and the opportunities and life experiences I am granted, including survival. I remind myself that my work can inspire people and positively influence their lives.

6 Secrets Kids Need to Know Before Their College Interview

Janet Eve Josselyn | Posted 02.12.2015 | Fifty
Janet Eve Josselyn

If your children are applying to college, they are teenagers and their first inclination will be to do the opposite of whatever you tell them to do. So save yourself a lot of time and heartache and tell your kids these six essential tips for interviewing at the college of their choice.

Author and Journalist Eric Brach on Why Net Neutrality Matters

Jarod Cerf | Posted 02.10.2015 | Business
Jarod Cerf

In light of the recent debates on tiered access to broadband service and whether telecommunication companies have the right to charge both content providers and home users (as well as the federal government's evolving stance on the issue) I sat down with Eric Brach.

An Easy Formula for Answering the Most Important Job Search Question

Steve Dalton | Posted 02.09.2015 | College
Steve Dalton

Imagine you are dining in a restaurant with a friend, and your friend suddenly begins to choke on a piece of food, grabbing for her neck. What do you do? Did you say the Heimlich Maneuver? Hopefully so. The Heimlich's simplicity makes it easy to recall during extremely stressful situations.

Target Employees Help Teen Prep For His First Interview, Just Because

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 02.06.2015 | Business

Two Target employees in Raleigh, North Carolina went the extra mile to help a young shopper prep for a job interview. According to ABC 11 News, th...

Follow Up: Where Job Applicants Go Wrong

Michael Price | Posted 02.06.2015 | Business
Michael Price

Follow-up is critical because it keeps you top of mind and it lets the employer know you're serious about the position.

8 Things You Shouldn't Do In Your College Interview

| Posted 02.05.2015 | Teen

The college applications are in, transcripts are sent and now it’s time to wait. Or, you could go the extra mile and do an interview with an admissi...

Exclusive Interview with Thriftworks

Morena Duwe | Posted 02.03.2015 | Entertainment
Morena Duwe

Jake Atlas, known as Thriftworks to the world, is traversing multiple musical dimensions boasting his unique sonic style. With new music pouring out of him like an unleashed dam, he has so much to share with eager eardrums.

How Medical School Interviews Changed My Views on Love

Amy Yao | Posted 02.03.2015 | Women
Amy Yao

But falling in love, like applying to medical school, requires a different sort of strength. It is a frightening, potentially cataclysmic leap of faith, one that could either yield exquisite or grimly embarrassing results.

Sundance: Directors Jason Silverman and Samba Gadjigo on SEMBENE!'s Rich Legacy

Kristin McCracken | Posted 02.03.2015 | Entertainment
Kristin McCracken

Though it's a cliché for a Sundance Film Festival premiere to be called "a labor of love," never has the term been more apt than with Sembene!, Jason Silverman and Samba Gadjigo's impassioned biopic of Ousmane Sembène, "the father of African cinema."

Sky Country Band

Eva Augustina Sinotte | Posted 02.05.2015 | Arts
Eva Augustina Sinotte

Travel back in time with me to the Summer of 2014 for my Sky Country Band interview about their tour along the coast of California. Who is Sky Country Band? Sky Country Band is: Nico Georous, Adam Zerbe, Mikey Selbicky and Will Condon.

Sundance Interview: Christmas, Again Director Charles Poekel, Stars Kentucker Audley and Hannah Gross

Kristin McCracken | Posted 01.28.2015 | Entertainment
Kristin McCracken

After 25 years in New York, I must admit I'd never stopped to think about the people who work Christmas tree stands. Never, that is, until I saw Christmas, Again, Charles Poekel's debut feature film, borne of a perhaps unprecedented dedication to research.

Infinite (And Economical) Wisdom From David Shrigley

designboom.com | Posted 01.27.2015 | Arts

david shrigley is a british artist who lives and works in glasgow. while best known for his dark and humorous drawings, shrigley’s work also include...