Ahmad Lutfi

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How to Use Pain to Become Mentally Stronger (Most Successful People Do This Naturally)

Failure gives you something to prove. The hardest part after a crash is getting back up.<p><i>In her book,</i> Extreme You: Step Up. Stand Out. Kick Ass. Repeat. (Harper Collins, 2017)<i>, Flywheel CEO Sarah Robb O'Hagan discusses the importance of bold measures in business success. In this edited excerpt,</i> …

Success

Syria's Assad hopes for 'reconciliation' deals from Astana talks

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said he believed peace talks in Kazakhstan would lead to local “reconciliation” deals with rebels, a sign of his confidence in a process launched by his Russian allies after the opposition’s defeat in Aleppo.<p>Syria's President Bashar al-Assad …

Middle East

The God Algorithm

<i>Joey Camire, Strategist, Sylvain Labs</i><p>What is the mechanism at play in the minds of the influenced?<p>Over the past few years, our collective culture has been plunged time and time again into shock events that take us by complete surprise - unpredictable elections, Brexit, Arab Spring. Events where …

8 Things Exceptional Thinkers Do Every Day

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Everything that we are and everything that we are not is an end result from our current level of thinking. Every great achievement in history came from exceptional thinking. Every man or woman to ever rise to the top of their profession …

Self-improvement

How to Get and Stay Motivated Every Single Day

How can you be motivated if you don't know where you're headed?<p><i>How do I get motivated every single day? originally appeared on Quora--the knowledge-sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Matthew Jones, life coach and personal-growth expert,</b> …

Make 4 changes to your morning routine for a more productive day

You reach for your Instagram, scroll through your inbox, and as soon as your feet hit the floor, you're already in battle mode for the busy day ahead.<p>Sound familiar?<p>We've all been there, but if you have a tendency to hit the ground running in the morning, it might be time to slow things down.<p>Taking …

Time Management

12 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Became an App Programmer

Most of the time, you'll be the only woman in the room.<p><b>1. You don't need a degree in computer science, but you do need to know how to code.</b> I do have a computer science degree, but I've met plenty of successful people in the industry who don't. Learning to code is the most important thing. There …

The Top 5 Lessons I've Learned After Reading 500+ Self-Help Books

By the time I was 15 years old, my mom, sister, and I had moved homes at least 25 times. My father was an alcoholic. I was getting government-paid …

4 Sentences to Keep You On the Right Track for Success

What you say to yourself, or speak out loud will help point you in the right direction. Every word counts and you need to use power words and sentences wisely.<p>There are so many quotes that we hear all the time that we are on automatic when they come our way. Many were drummed into our dear little …

12 Powerful Habits I Have Stolen From Ultra-Successful People

As you may already know I am very curious about habits, behavior psychology and how it all affects success. For over two years I have been …

Here are 10 daily habits that could make you a millionaire

<i>Editor's Note: An earlier version of this article stated that Daniel Ally became a self-made millionaire at age 24. We are no longer confident in those assertions and have removed them.</i><p>You have to pay the cost if you want to be the boss.<p>The cost is discipline. No leader can achieve success without …

Self-improvement

Russia is Flying Israeli Drones Against Anti-Assad Rebels in Syria

Military hardware from the Jewish State is helping Putin save Assad.<p>Russia’s sort-of-but-not-really withdrawal from Syria passed without the world …

Syrian army reaches outskirts of IS-held town of Palmyra

DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syrian government forces backed by Russian airstrikes advanced swiftly in central Syria on Wednesday, seizing high ground …

Is this data alive through deep learning and intelligence?

I read a description of deep learning as, ‘a powerful set of techniques for learning in neural networks’, it also described neural networks as ‘a …

Russian aid convoys come under militant fire in Syria – truce center

Russian convoys carrying humanitarian aid have been attacked by militants while on their way to the Syrian provinces of Damascus and Hama, according …

Former nuclear physicist Henri Waelbroeck explains how machine learning mitigates high frequency trading

Henri Waelbroeck seems to fit the popular image of the scientist transplanted into the world of high finance and hedge fund trading, the sort of …

What Putin Has Done for Assad

On Monday evening in Syria, Bashar al-Assad answered a ringing phone at his palace overlooking Damascus. The caller was Vladimir Putin, to whom Assad owed his government’s strong position at the negotiating table in Geneva, where another fragile round of peace talks with the battered Syrian …

Middle East

Syria conflict: Russia 'to continue air strikes' after withdrawal

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1232000/1232459_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1532558353_4dfc312e5fceda83c2447c2627391004<p><b>Russia will continue air strikes in Syria despite the withdrawal of most of its forces, a senior official has said.</b><p>Deputy Defence Minister Nikolay …

Middle East

Syrian moderate rebel 'spymaster' slams CIA for 'ignoring' detailed intel on Isil since 2013

Free Syrian Army agent says his agents have been providing the US agency with GPS positions of its leaders and headquarters but the US has failed to act<p>The "spymaster" of a key moderate Syrian rebel group has accused the CIA of failing to act on reams of detailed intelligence his network has been …

Putin's Withdrawal From Syria Shows His Real Objective Wasn't Fighting ISIS

Russia's airstrikes have only tipped the balance in Assad's favor.<p>Russian warplanes on Tuesday left the Hmeymin base in Syria for their home country -- the start of a partial withdrawal of Russian forces announced Monday by President Vladimir Putin.<p>During a cabinet meeting on Monday, Putin had …

Business card with built-in ECG is perfect for cardiologists

Some people can make business cards that stand out <i>and</i> show off their skills. Take for example, that one engineer who created a card that lights up and that programmer who designed one that can play <i>Tetris</i>. But what if you're a medical professional, specifically a cardiologist? A company called …

Here's why the partial truce in Syria has astounded even the experts

Just a week ago, aerial bombing runs in Syria were estimated to average around 100 sorties per day.<p>Now they're down to six.<p>That's according to Syria-watcher Joshua Landis, who was among the experts taken by surprise at the relative effectiveness of the partial two-week ceasefire agreement brokered …

How Mindfulness Affects Your Blood Sugar

It's good news when managing our health is in our hands.<p>You've been told a meditation practice can help you better manage the stress in your life, but did you know it might help you manage your blood sugar levels, too?<p>A new Brown University study published in the American Journal of Health Behavior …

AI algorithm predicts startup success

Add / Remove We’ve seen how algorithms are being used to help build strong startup teams, and now Test4startup can help founders test the …

How to build your own recommendation engine using machine learning on Google Compute Engine

Google Cloud Platform …

The Latest: UN chief urges Syria parties to keep promises

BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the Syrian conflict as a fragile cease-fire enters its fourth day (all times local):<p>10:45 p.m.<p>U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says the ceasefire in Syria is largely holding despite some incidents and is calling on participants to "keep their promises and demonstrate …

Middle East