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19 Three-Ingredient Lunches So Easy You Can Bring Them to Work

How many times have you vowed to pack lunch more often, but ended up falling off the wagon and going back to …

15 science-backed tricks to instantly seem smart

Some people are smarter than others — intelligence, scientists believe, is the result of a combination of complex factors, including everything from …

Top Five Trends for Angel Investing in Canada

Angel investors are an increasingly crucial component to the success of Canada’s emerging startups.In the past four years, members of the National …

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What it's like having dyslexia in the workplace - and how you can help

This week, a former employee actually got one up on high street coffee giant Starbucks. Meseret Kumulchew won a discrimination case against the chain, after they accused her of falsifying documents. In fact, she made mistakes and misread numbers because of her dyslexia.<p>I was surprised by my own …

5 Ways To Naturally Regulate Your Thyroid

If you've been keeping up with our thyroid content (and we know you have), you'll recall that the small gland in your neck does a whole lot of work with very little reward—until it starts malfunctioning. Thyroid symptoms can screw with your weight, body temperature, emotions, and it can even do …

Pocket Is Making Reading With Dyslexia Easier

How a reading app courts users who find reading difficult.<p>Pocket, a widely used read-it-later app, is adding support for assistive technology in an effort to court new users for whom reading itself can be a struggle. Last year, the company rolled out a text-to-speech function, so articles could be …

An entrepreneur with a novel approach to fighting cancer

One of the joys of TED, which begins on Monday in Vancouver, is that it’s not a business conference. For a non-profit, TED runs a shrewd and …

[Viral Now] 10 Things No One Will Tell You About Starting a Business

These days it seems everyone is calling themselves an “entrepreneur.” There’s a lot of talk about leaving your job, following your dreams, ...<p>A+ …

Truly Madly in love with his job: CEO Sachin Bhatia on perks of founding dating site

<i>Success Quotient is a weekly feature that appears every Friday on Firstpost, which looks at the pains and joys en route to success for a head honcho</i> …

9 Strong Reasons You Should Start a Business in Your Twenties.

Credit<p>At 22 I was working as a staff in a multinational bank, and having the time of my life. Two years later, I quit my job and started my own business.<p>I was a young man who had good prospects in the banking industry, but I was willing to throw all that away. Lots of my colleagues in the bank …

Why Everyone Who Makes Things Must Learn Entrepreneurship

No other way.<p>Whether you see yourself as an independent musician, a painter, or a developer selling your own software. These days, you must learn the <i>craft</i> of entrepreneurship.<p>Yes -- tough call. But look: most new businesses fail. Scores and scores people who always let their 'trade' take precedence …

10 CEOs Shared Their Toughest Interview Questions. Could YOU Answer Them?

I don’t know about you, but I always spend evenings before interviews going over my resume and reciting some well-rehearsed answers to myself. “In …

4 Easy and Energizing Breakfast Smoothie Recipes

An easy and healthy way to start your day is with a fruit-filled smoothie. These 4 delicious vegan breakfast smoothie recipes can all be made in less …