Anita Noor

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The Life of the Buddha, Siddhartha Gautama

A Prince Renounces Pleasure and Founds Buddhism<p>The life of Siddhartha Gautama, the person we call the Buddha, is shrouded in legend and myth. …

14 real recruiters share their favorite job interview questions

"What is the one thing that you want me to remember about you?"National Assembly for Wales Follow/Flickr<p>Don't get me wrong, yes, you're a special candidate who deserves unique consideration for a job.<p>However, the truth is that recruiters and hiring managers have favorite questions they love to ask …

How to Learn About Buddhism

A Guide for the Completely Befuddled Beginner<p>Although Buddhism has been practiced in the West since the early 19th century, it's still alien to most …

Asking These 3 Questions Every Day Will Make You Incredibly Productive (and Successful) | Inc.com

With so many competing demands for our attention at work, and in our personal lives, it can be a real challenge to focus on what matters most and stay productive.<p>Our to-do lists seem to get longer each day, each week, and each month. We have so much to do, it never really feels like we've completed …

Time Management

How to power through a full day of meetings with your sanity intact

Meetings are the Anne Hathaway of the working world—moderately annoying, but entirely unavoidable.<p>As humans, we love to lament the time wasted in meetings, and then lament the time wasted on lamenting. Then we read articles about how bad meetings are and all the time we wasted in them.<p>Enough …

Time Management

You Can Become Highly Productive If You Start Keeping a 'Defensible Calendar' | Inc.com

Most executives I work with who struggle with productivity complain that their schedules are overloaded and they can't "find" the time to work on their key priorities. They show me calendars which are full of meetings and phone calls scattered across the day.<p>While I have infinite understanding, I …

Time Management

Prince Charles Is Preparing To Be King: He Has No Plans To Step Aside For Prince William And Kate Middleton

Following multiple media reports that Queen Elizabeth II of England is set to step aside for Prince Charles to reign as Regent, sources close to the …

How to Be More Productive and Eliminate Time-Wasting Activities by Using the 'Eisenhower Box'

Dwight Eisenhower lived one of the most productive lives you can imagine.<p>Eisenhower was the 34th president of the United States, serving two terms from 1953 to 1961. During his time in office, he launched programs that directly led to the development of the Interstate Highway System in the United …

3 Tricks For Getting Things Done In Less Time

We always seek and love to find ways to get things done in less time; to make more use of our time and invest it in the right areas. Time is very …

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75 of Our Best Cake Recipes (Yep... 75!)

If it's not clear from these 75 recipes, we just really like cake... a lot.<p><b>Sometimes you just need a slice of cake.</b> Or...75 of 'em. We rounded up some of our favorite cake recipes, and then kept finding more that we loved, and well, here we are. Happy baking!

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The World's Most Worker-Friendly Countries, in 7 Charts

From legally enshrined vacations to how far an hour’s wage will go.<p>Where would you want to work if you could? The charts below look at which countries offer the best working conditions—from legally enshrined vacations and how far an hour’s wage will go, to how much severance you’ll get if your boss …

How to Actually Get Stuff Done

If you have 20 sticky note reminders taped to your desk and 12 to-do lists in draft, this post is for you. In a world that never seems to stop moving, how do we actually accomplish what we want to get done?<p>A perfect solution doesn't exist, but I firmly believe that we can do better. Here are three …