Andy Schneit

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A Cascade of Sand: Complex Systems in a Complex Time

We live in a world filled with rapid change: governments topple, people rise and fall, and technology has created a connectedness the world has never …

Nobel Prize

Everything You Need to Know About Instagram's Latest Trend: Bullet Journaling

Here's everything you need to know before starting your own.<p>New Year's has always been my favorite holiday. Not because of the champagne and dancing …

Ghostwriting: A Business Blueprint You Need to Succeed

All professional writers share the challenge of creating a profitable business around their passion. Ghostwriters often have the added challenge of …

Writing

Undo the Day: Decompress the Neck & Lengthen the Back

Do you find yourself slumping forward with more and more frequency, unable to stand up straight for more than a few mindful minutes? Is your upper …

Brief Workouts Produce Significant Strength Gains

Strength training is one of the most efficient, healthiest, and anti-aging of all exercises. Virtually everyone should be training for strength.<p>Many …

Boeing's New 787 Business Jet Is A Flying Penthouse

Penthouses are often a fickle affair what with all that gleaming empty space to clean and the pesky peasants living below you cramping your style. …

9 Tips for Getting the Most Out of Post-Mortem Meetings

The end of a project is a wonderful time. You’ve sent over the final deliverable, invoiced your client, and are beginning to think about the next big …

How to Write a Design Brief to Keep Your Web Design Projects On Track

Over the past few years, there’s been a lot of talk about the design brief. Ever since R/GA’s controversial presentation at the Cannes Lions …

Shane Parrish on Mental Models, Decision Making, Charlie Munger, Farnam Street, And More

I recently gave an interview that I think you’ll enjoy. I talk reading, mental models, investing, learning and more.***<i>Shane Parrish is the curator</i> …

Management

Artist Amy Park Explores The Architecture Of New York City Through Watercolor Paintings

Artist Amy Park captures the distinct architecture of New York City through watercolor paintings. Whether it’s the Empire State Building, the …

Write Your Cover Letter Like an Acceptance Speech

Cover letters can be pretty boring, and some hiring managers don't bother looking at them at all. If you want yours to stand out, you'll need to make …

How to Develop a Jack of All Trades Mindset and Never Be Bored Again

Being a jack of all trades means never being bored again. It also means building confidence, being adaptable, and being a good leader—but it requires …

5 Secrets to Managing Your Time, Backed by Research

It’s the problem we all face at the office: how to manage your time. You’re so overwhelmed with meetings and email that you always wonder if you’re …

Time Management

What Aging Men Want: The Odyssey as a Parable of Male Aging

I love stories and myths, and I am pushing 60. So the title of this book, <i>What Aging Men Want</i>, intrigued me. Author John C. Robinson gears his work …

9 Mantras That Will Keep You Mentally Strong During Tough Times

While it's often easy to be mentally strong when life is going well, your true strength becomes apparent through adversity. The loss of a loved one, a health problem, relationship issues, and financial troubles are just a few of the hardships most people face at one time or another.<p>The way you …

The One Exercise You Should Do Before Every Single Workout

It'll open up your hips, ankles, and upper back, and activate your core and glutes—all so you can perform your best<p>Warmups are important. They improve your range of motion, reduce your risk of injury, and prime your muscles so that you can perform at your absolute best.<p>But what if we told you that …

Muscle

Here’s What The Most Successful People Read And Why

There’s a reason why the most successful people look to other leaders’ lives for guidance and inspiration.<p>One of my favorite things to ask people in job or story interviews has nothing to do with business or work: “What do you read?”<p>We already know that the simple act of reading can have …

20 Ways to Manage Your Time Better

When you’re just starting your career, you need all the help you can get managing your time. Even when you’re working hard, you could be wasting a …

Yoga for Runners

5 Poses Every Runner Can Use By: Aly Raymer | February 25, 2016<p>The benefits of yoga practice are endless. Seriously, it creates a heightened sense of …

Best Books About Autism

Even before my son was diagnosed with autism, I did a lot of reading about the diagnosis, either in the form of research or personal blog posts. But …

10 simple productivity hacks for finance professionals

Finance teams need to deliver more with less, and "more" often means output that delivers strategic value.<p>After speaking with hundreds of finance professionals throughout my career, I have compiled 10 simple but effective productivity hacks that finance professionals can leverage to maximize the …

Productivity

Here's an Indoor TRX Workout That Will Challenge Your Entire Body

Source: Shutterstock<p>by Rebecca Brown<p>paid for by Garmin<p>Looking for a creative fitness routine you can do at home? We partnered with Garmin to show you the tools you need for a top-notch workout without leaving the comfort of your house.<p>You've become quite fond of suspension training but you've lost …

How working for a suicide prevention hotline made me rethink pain and empathy - Vox

It was a Thursday night around 11, and I was making coffee in the office kitchen. I was just about to start my shift. But before I could finish stirring, my supervisor came in. She looked more worried than usual.<p>More on mental health<p>9 things I wish people understood about anxiety<p>Grief is powerful. …

Four Sneaky Ways to Trick Your Enemies Into Becoming Allies

Keep your friends close, and your enemies closer. You may not like them, but that doesn’t mean they can’t be useful to you—or at least kept at bay. …

Self-Consumption of Solar PV Generated Electricity

The Amount Customers can use Themselves now Matters More than Ever When the UK Feed in Tariff (FIT) launched, people investing in solar were paid the …

Solar Power

The Super-Short Cardio Workout That Works Your Butt, Abs, And Thighs

<b>Four moves, 16 minutes -- you got this.</b><p><i>By Bari Lieberman</i>, SELF<p><i>(Gif: Cheryl Carlin)</i><p>The goal: breathlessness. How you'll achieve it: plyometric exercises.<p>This Tabata-inspired routine from Los Angeles-based trainer Astrid Swan features four exercises that you probably won't love. But, they are …