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31 Genius Products For Anyone Who Thinks They Suck At Doing Their Hair & Makeup

Bill Gates: 5 Amazing Books I Read in 2017

Reading is my favorite way to indulge my curiosity. Although I’m lucky that I get to meet with a lot of interesting people and visit fascinating …

The Best Fall Fragrances to Stock Up on Now, According to Vogue Editors

Never mind the deceptively balmy temperatures that have lingered well into October. Crisp autumnal weather—and all the changeover in wardrobe it brings—is squarely in sight. Of course, fall isn’t just a ripe time for cozy layering opportunities. It’s also an opportunity to reassess that final, …

Beauty

Different Types Of Meditation Change Different Areas Of The Brain, Study Finds

There’s been a lot of discussion about what kinds of mental activities are actually capable of changing the brain. Some promises of bolstered IQ and enhanced brain function via specially-designed “brain games” have fizzled out. Meanwhile, meditation and mindfulness training have accumulated some …

Mindfulness

15 of the world’s most incredible UNESCO sites – and why you should visit them

UNESCO sites celebrate and protect humanity's and Mother Nature’s greatest achievements. Travel bloggers, including The Planet D and Wandering Earl, …

Facilitating an Effective Design Studio Workshop

<b>Summary:</b> Design studios are UX workshops that combine ideation and design critique with idea prioritization and help teams collaborate and feel …

Practical Ed Tech Tip of the Week – Storyboard to Plan Your Video

Last week I attended a webinar hosted by Lee LeFever from Common Craft. The webinar was about the process that Common Craft uses to produce their …

Stale Words and Hackneyed Ideas That Make Edtech Investors Cringe

If you go to startup pitch events, you’ve seen it happen:An entrepreneur says something—something so naïve, egregious and hackneyed—that it makes the …