How to buy art

Art can be a intimidating world, especially for new collectors. It seems that everyone understands what going on except you, which can make it difficult to buy your first piece.

But art expert and collector, lawyer Peter Hort says it’s not that difficult. It’s really about educating yourself, setting a budget and sticking to it.

How to prevent your hands from aging

Hands

The face no longer gives away a woman’s age, it’s the hands.

“There’s that moment when you look down and realize you’ve got your mother’s hands,” said a friend when I told her I was writing this article.

Most people take care of their face – moisturizers, serums, sunblock and cosmetic tweaks – but the hands (and the neck) are still neglected in the anti-aging race.

The headhunter’s role in the digital age

Headhunters used to be the source for smart, talented employees who were open to new opportunities. They had a database – or a rolodex – of people at their fingertips and they could quickly present clients with a short list of qualified potential workers.

Headhunters still help companies narrow down their field of candidates for a job.
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But how relevant are headhunters in the digital age, when a human resources specialist can search using specific keywords on LinkedIn – the biggest job search engine in the world – and connect to hundreds of potential employees with a click of the mouse? Job seekers can leverage their contacts or apply directly to a hiring manager. All of this can be done without paying a headhunter a dime, so why contract one?