In Sex and the City, Miranda and Carrie frequent a place called Magnolia Bakery at 401 Bleeker Street. After the episodes aired, hordes of people had to investigate those cupcakes. Nothing can incur cupcake mania quite like Carrie Bradshaw can. Magnolia Bakery received a huge boost in sales and customers. In fact, they were so popular that they had to hire a "bouncer" of sorts. Not quite your typical club bouncer, this bouncer was friendly and very interested in the finer points of cupcakes.
China's Ministry of Education (MOE) said at a news conference that most of the world's foreign students who study abroad are from China.
In the true-crime drama “Foxcatcher,” the actor Steve Carell, best known for comedy, loses himself behind a prosthetic facade in portraying the multimillionaire John E. du Pont. The standout in the makeup package is the beaklike nose he sports.
Marie Spano, M.S., R.D., C.S.C.S., sports nutritionist for the Atlanta Hawks, says that’s about all the time you need to prepare one of these options. But instead of calling them breakfast recipes, which she says tend to trigger anxiety among her kitchen-averse male clients, “I like to call it meal assembly," Spano tells Men's Health. "In just a few minutes, you can put something together. These items have very few ingredients. You can’t mess them up.”
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Thirty-six Chinese brands have made it onto the list this year. Among them, eight are in the top 100, including the State Grid Corporation of China (36), the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) (40), Tencent (43), China Central Television (CCTV) (62), Haier (76), China Mobile (79), Huawei (81) and Lenovo (90).
Unemployment was the most searched for financial item, followed by "Wall Street companies" and "recalls".
But top managers at companies in the fields of scientific research and technology services saw their pay decrease by 4.2%.
The biggest brands outperform financial markets, according to BrandZ, which says this illustrates their financial power and value to shareholders.
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Less than an hour ago the official manufacturing PMI for November came in at 49.6, the fourth consecutive month of contraction and below the 49.8 reading economists were looking for. Analysts at ANZ said, in relation to that PMI series:“With soft growth momentum and deflation pressures creeping up, we expect the authorities to further ease monetary policy and continue to implement an expansionary fiscal policy in order to prevent further slowdown of the economy in 2016.”
You can spend the time mixing up your own pancake batter, or you can simply purchase a ready-made mix. Spano suggests protein-packed pancake mixes by Kodiak Cakes or About Time. Just add water to either mix, stir and make. You’ll be able to grab your pancakes as you’re running out of the door. Spano likes to eat them with a glass of Kefir on the side. Sounds good to us.
Temperatures had already risen by 0.8C since the industrial revolution and although last year’s 1C rise may not be repeated every year from now on, scientists said 2016 could turn out to be another exceptionally warm year as the El event continues.
The shortage of supply-chain talent explains why 48% of U.S. companies plan to snap up logistics grads in 2011, according to a new survey by the National Association of Colleges and Employers.
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"Last year, 1.2 million Chinese visited Australia. We anticipate this will grow during the China-Australia Year of Tourism and will continue to grow afterward."
Don't ever tell me that you have to have this job because you're going to lose your house, your kids have nothing to eat, your mother has cancer. Companies aren't a charity.
“It’s a little bit higher in protein and it's thick, so it’s a little bit more filling, plus it’s a good source of probiotics, which is good for gut health,” she says of the benefits of adding the cultured milk. “I think Kefir is excellent.” Add a protein shake for an extra healthy kick.
Confidence and a good elevator speech can take any pitch to the next level. The first marketing any company experiences comes from its founder. Spend time learning how to share your vision without coming across as “salesy.” Don’t be afraid to ask for the sale, but remember: the client is always the focus.
Apple Inc.'s Chief Executive Officer Steve Jobs is shown in this combination photo of file photographs dating (top row L to R) July 2000, November 2003, September 2005, (bottom L to R) September 2006, January 2007 and September 2008. Jobs will take a medical leave of absence until the end of June because his health problems are "more complex" than he had thought, shocking investors and sending the company's shares down as much as 10 percent on January 14, 2009.
《Look What You Made Me Do》（《看看你们都让我做了什么》）这首单曲可以载入史册了，流行音乐学者们可能会世世代代地讨论它是否是一次绝妙的公关行动。
Power mix a ½ cup peanut butter with a ¼ cup honey, ½ cup whey protein and one cup of Old Fashioned oats. Shape into bars and bake at 320F for 30 minutes. Remove from the oven and let cool. These can also be refrigerated if you want. “They have a good amount of protein, which will help satisfy your appetite,” Spano promises.