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Is an 'Informational Interview' a Waste of Time?

Landing an interview is great. You can impress the interviewer with your penchant for witty quotes from "Spaceballs" and then you're off to the races! What? It's an informational interview? That sounds like the booby prize of interviews: "Yes, I'll go spend my time to get a guarantee of absolutely......

From Land Mines To Eco Clothing: The Unlikely Story Of Amour Vert

How one couple ditched the defense industry in a quest to make the hugely wasteful fashion biz more eco-friendly. When Linda Balti met Christoph Frehsee at a trade show in Abu Dhabi, both were working in the defense industry. Frehsee...Show More Summary

Cerberus: Public Housing - Public Housing

By Jspicer on Sep 26 2014 The Jo(h)n’s of Wasteland Jazz Unit “pick up guitars” but don’t leave behind the wasted lands of yore. A Public Housing, the duo of Lorenz and Rich deliver 34 minutes of disgusting skronk where you wonder just how proficient they are with their instruments. Show More Summary

San Francisco, A City In A Severe Housing Crisis, Is Giving Tax Breaks For Urban Farming

It seems like a precious waste of space. But if developers are going to keep properties untouched for years anyway, why not create some good from the land? San Francisco, land of people who make $200,000 a year and still can't afford...Show More Summary

Enevo’s waste bin sensors get $8M

Sensor-based waste bin purveyor, Enevo, just landed $8 million in funding to expand operations.

New biochemical techniques could transform land usage

So-called 'agricultural biologicals' could be used to dramatically improve resource efficiency, converting fibres that are currently wasted into liquid biofuels and increasing crop yields.

Is August no longer filled with Hollywood's dog days?

T.S. Eliot deemed April the cruelest month in his poem “The Waste Land,” but, when it comes to movies, August can be pretty brutal too. This month has long had a reputation as a kind of cinematic island of misfit toys stranded between the shiny blockbusters of the earlier summer and the...

Allonzo Trier to Arizona: Wildcats Land 5-Star SG Prospect

Allonzo Trier is not wasting any time. He's ready to become an Arizona Wildcat. Evan Daniels of Scout.com broke the story Sunday morning, as the 5-star shooting guard turned in his verbal commitment to Arizona: The Wildcats were considered a heavy favorite throughout his recruitment. Show More Summary

Lawler vs. Brown results live blog, UFC on Fox 12: Round 3

Brown wasted no time working for a takedown to start the third round. He dipped in and snatched a single, working hard to complete it against the fence. The only problem was Lawler landed a big elbow that may have opened a cut in the...Show More Summary

Wasted Cash in the US Fishing Industry

The fishing industry is an important part of the U.S. economy. In 2012, commercial fishermen landed almost 10 billion pounds of fish worth more than $5 billion. What would you say though, if you found out that some U.S. fishermen were...Show More Summary

InvenSense Looks All Set To Benefit From Apple

By Ayush Singh: InvenSense (INVN) has been trying hard to land a slot in Apple's (AAPL) devices, but up till now, the company's efforts have been a waste. However, recent reports indicate that InvenSense may have finally landed a spot in Apple's upcoming iPhone 6. Show More Summary

An Old White Man Invented Rap, Claims an Old White Man

3 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker

Andrew Lloyd Webber is the old white man who wrote Cats, the zany musical that took Broadway by storm in the early '80s. T.S. Eliot is the dead old white man who wrote The Waste Land and at least one poem that uses the n-word without apparent irony. According to Webber, Eliot invented rap music. Read more...

404 Error Pages Can Hurt Your SEO Rankings; Here’s How To Use Google Analytics to Monitor and Track 404 Errors So You Can Fix Them

3 months agoTechnology / Internet : ShoeMoney

Last week I shared with you how I monitor my ppc landing pages for 404 errors and broken links in my ads. While wasting money buying clicks to 404 pages should be a crime, having lots of 404 pages on your site can hurt you in other ways as well. For example, if you have […]

Muckaty Mob Win Battle To Stop Nuclear Dumping Ground

The Warlmanpa people of Central Australia are this morning celebrating a sensational legal victory over government plans to dump nuclear waste on their land. Chris Graham reports.

We're still wasting money & land on highway-widening projects

The image above compares Florence Italy with Metro Atlanta’s Interstate I-75/I-285...

Traffic and tempers

4 months agoNews : America's View

“THE moment you land in Brazil you start wasting time.” The words of Blake Watkins, an American restaurateur in São Paulo, never rang truer than on the morning of June 9th. As soon as your correspondent’s flight from New York touched...Show More Summary

Putin should do us all a favour and keep away from the D-Day commemorations

Can't Vladimir Putin take a hint? As Western leaders gather for the commemorations to mark the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings, one thing is becoming abundantly clear – no one wants to waste their time socialising with Russia's belligerent president. To avoid the potential of a diplomatic faux pas during what promises to be [...]

British Shipbuilder Lands Thames Barge Contract

McTays, the shipbuilding subsidiary of HS Ocean Group (HSOG), was awarded a contract to design and build four barges by waste management company Cory Environmental.

Wasting Less Food Is the Key to Reducing Hunger

Getty Images By Hal M. Bundrick Americans have super-sized food portions to the point of expanding waists and increasing waste. While producing food from farm to fork uses half of our land and 80 percent of our freshwater, 40 percent of that nourishment is wasted. Show More Summary

Khloe Kardashian Goes On Shopping Spree Before Sister Kim’s Wedding

Khloe Kardashian wants only the best things for her sister Kim’s wedding. The Kardashian-Jenner family has landed in Paris for the upcoming “fairytale wedding” of Kim Kardashian and Kanye West, and they wasted no time going to work doing what they do best — shopping. The family was spotted Wednesday on the ritzy shopping center

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