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How Content Recommendation Networks Have Changed the Internet

Jack Choros | Posted 10.13.2016 | Business
Jack Choros

The way we use the Internet has changed shifted over the last five to 10 years. Similarly, the way that the Internet uses us has also changed. One of the biggest alterations we've experienced in recent years is the use of content recommendation networks.

The Ideal Beer And Wine Pairings For French Fries (And 4 More Perfect Combos)

O, The Oprah Magazine | Joann Pan | Posted 05.10.2016 | OWN

Master sommelier Richard Betts, author of The Essential Scratch & Sniff Guide to Becoming a Wine Expert, can draw a link between your appetite and you...

How to Quit Your Job in Style

Aaron Tang | Posted 03.04.2017 | GPS for the Soul
Aaron Tang

If you're contemplating quitting your job too -- here are some tips that will help you say goodbye with style.

You Don't Need Your Dad's Connections

Garrett Mintz | Posted 02.16.2017 | Business
Garrett Mintz

After you know the right people, who those people are, and have taken the time to listen to them, you can then easily transition to being understood. The key to being understood is to clearly and concisely convey what you are interested in doing.

2016 Sartorial Resolutions

Mimi Raad | Posted 01.19.2017 | Style
Mimi Raad

Rules are made to be broken. Who said curvy women should only stick to black, or that tall girls shouldn't wear heels? Experiment and wear what you feel -- what's important is that you know exactly what looks best on you and what makes you feel good. Fashion has always been about having fun anyway, right?

5 Hudson Valley Towns That Won't Remind You Of Brooklyn

Food52 | Posted 09.14.2016 | Travel

I know, I know -- everyone's squawking about how it's an extension of Williamsburg, or giving you their recommendation for the most rustic home goods store in Hudson. But if you peel just off the main drag, you'll find the places that make the area special and worth a little exploring.

How to Write Recommendations That Matter -- And Make You Look Good Too

Ellevate | Posted 08.03.2016 | Women

Having half-hearted recommendations makes you appear as though you don't have a backbone--not a message you want to convey to the world. Declining may not be easy, but it's better than having you look weak. By the same token, a strong, well-crafted testimonial also highlights what you believe is important and positively reflects on your values and credibility.

The Top 5 Time-Saving Bookmarking Tools You Need to Know

Debra Carpenter | Posted 07.30.2016 | Technology
Debra Carpenter

There are a lot of resources on the web that let people save and organize the content they find online, and they all have their own angle and unique functionality. Marketers can use bookmarking in new and innovative ways to build a brand.

Customer Service Just Died; and Your Training Budget Killed It!

Linda Harding-Bond | Posted 06.22.2016 | Business
Linda Harding-Bond

Once a month the CEO of a certain Five-Star resort company would return to the home office. A status meeting was always held. All vice presidents and middle management would attend either in person or via Skype.

Six Easy Tips for Traveling Like a Local

Localeur | Posted 09.16.2014 | Travel

You're clearly looking to make sure you enjoy everything the city has to offer. Given this information, this is how you lay the foundation for great experience.

The Ultimate Gift Guide for Video Activists: 6 Great Digital Cameras on a Budget

Witness | Posted 01.26.2014 | Impact


What Waiting Tables Can Teach You About Growing Your Revenue

Ian Altman | Posted 03.31.2013 | Business
Ian Altman

Like most in that field, I started as a busboy -- clearing tables and refilling beverages. I think that everyone in business should spend at least some time in the role of a waiter or waitress. Why?

Unsentimental Holidays, Part 1: James Joyce and "The Dead"

James Bryson Hyatt | Posted 02.10.2013 | Home
James Bryson Hyatt

I'm going to roll out a handful of suggested books, movies and albums to get you through the holidays without much sentiment -- while also not falling back on cynicism and despair.

How to Snag a Sweetheart and a Sweet New Job this Valentine's Day

Nicole Williams | Posted 04.11.2012 | Women
Nicole Williams

I have a few years of online dating techniques to lean on and YES, they work for your career!

Wrecking Recs: Go to the Bookstore!

Rachael Berkey | Posted 10.31.2011 | Home
Rachael Berkey

At least once a month, I get email from a friend asking for a recommendation. The friend in question has finished a book and cannot decide on what to read next. They've come to me for inspiration.

50 Tips for College Success

Stephanie Sarkis, Ph.D. | Posted 10.10.2011 | College
Stephanie Sarkis, Ph.D.

I was a college student for 11 years. I'm also an adjunct professor, so I've been at the other side of the classroom as well. Here are 50 things I've learned.

Stories You Might Like: Join Our Beta Program to Test HuffPost Recommendations

Rob Fishman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Rob Fishman

Using the articles and interests that you've made public on your Facebook profile -- both from within Facebook and across the web -- we've developed a recommendation engine to help point you towards HuffPost stories you'll like.

Spices Chefs Love to Use

Find. Eat. Drink. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Find. Eat. Drink.

Whether it's adding taste, texture or intensity of character, spices are an essential element to a dish. We asked eight chefs to name their favorite s...

Facebook Recommends Me Things

Andy McDonald | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Andy McDonald

Facebook continues to be a shining beacon in my life, pointing me in various directions based on what I assume is a series of randomly activated electronic relays attached to the bottom of Mark Zuckerberg's toilet bowl.

We Still Need a Food Supply for Dummies!

David Katz, M.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
David Katz, M.D.

Advice to eat more plant foods simply states the destination; it does not provide the step-by-step, GPS-like guidance people need to move in that direction. Besides, alas, it doesn't work.

Latest Campus Trend: Napping (Anywhere and Everywhere)

The Lantern | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

A third of American adults nap on a typical day. Students are no exception, and they nap all over campus. Roughly 34 percent of people ages 18 to 79 ...

Tea, Green: Five Experts Serve Up Their Favorite Eco-Friendly Brews

Avital Andrews | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Avital Andrews

The tea industry has an ugly history of deforesting, damaging biodiversity, and using pesticides. To promote more enlightened sipping, we asked five experts to name their preferred brew.