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Markybox: Monthly Creativity for the Family

Markybox is no ordinary subscription service. Rather it focuses on two key parts – fostering creativity and also fostering the relationship between …

Creativity

6 Effective Ways To Train Your Creative Mind

Ever felt yourself on the brink of an amazing idea, but suddenly, your creativity seemed to grind to a halt? If you’ve experienced this annoyance …

2 Reasons Why Hiring Teams Is Better For Creativity

You can expedite building the creativity of your people by hiring creative people. Better yet--hiring a creative team. Here is why and how.<p><i>This article is an adapter excerpt from my upcoming book "un-kill creativity: how corporate America can out-innovate startups."</i><p>Creativity in organizations is …

Creativity

Is there life after death? Some genes turn on after the body's demise, study finds

‘Is there life after death?’ is a question that has dominated human thinking since time immemorial.<p>But now researchers have discovered that an …

Britain Votes to Exit EU, Pound Plunges and Cameron to Step Down

Britain has voted to exit the 28-nation bloc, unleashing market turmoil, political uncertainty and untold damage to the global fashion …

United Kingdom

When People Live-Stream Murder and Suicide, Who Watches?

As the popularity of live-streaming services like Periscope and Facebook Live grows, users have taken to these platforms to broadcast self-harm and acts of violence. Hundreds witness these tragedies in real time, but very few intervene.<p>In 2008 a 19-year-old college student named Abraham Biggs …

Internet

Three TFA Teachers Resign After Leak of Offensive Messages About Students

Teachers have resigned after being caught sending insulting and expletive-ridden messages about their students, sparking criticism of Teach for …

Education

How to Deliver the Perfect Business Pitch: 8 Tips Inspired by 'Shark Tank'

Learn how to deliver a perfect product pitch from these eight successful business pitches on ABC's "Shark Tank."

Entrepreneurship

7 Reasons Why Learning a Second Language Makes You A Better Person

I was raised in a bilingual household and spent my early days living in a foreign land as a third culture kid. Later, as an adult, I’ve noticed …

These 10 Networking Mistakes Will Get in the Way of Your Success | Inc.com

Networking with others is one of the most important ways that we have in business to find new customers and to make connections with others that can lead to our long-term success. While communications technology has taken over many of our business interactions, studies show that 84% of people still …

Networking

Miesha Tate thinks it would be ‘really cool to fight’ Cris ‘Cyborg,’ who agrees

UFC bantamweight champion Miesha Tate thinks that “it would be really cool to fight” Cris “Cyborg” Justino. The latter agrees — and would love to square off at UFC 205, the company’s first event to be held at Madison Square Garden.<p>Tate made her comments at a recent media lunch. “I think it would be …

Conor McGregor

Is Drinking Carbonated Water Healthy?

By Franziska Spritzler<p>Carbonated water is a refreshing beverage and a good alternative to sugary soft drinks. However, concerns have been raised that …

How Introverts Can Become Great Leaders, And Eventually, a Successful Entrepreneur

“If A is a success in life, then A equals x plus y plus z. Work is x; y is play; and z is keeping your mouth shut”<br>― Albert Einstein<p>The most common, …

Self-improvement

Schizophrenia Is 'An Illness Of The Brain': Sufferers And Their Carers Break Down Misconceptions

'Give me some dignity.'<p>Around one in every 100 people will experience schizophrenia in their lifetime, yet it continues to be one of the most …

Mental Health

Want To Improve Your Memory? Have A Busy Schedule!

en_US<p>article<p>A busy schedule may be the perfect way to improve your …

9 Traits You Must Have to Execute Your Mission

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Every entrepreneur operates from a different mindset in terms of how they approach business and success. However, to be successful every entrepreneur has to be able to execute strategies which get them to the levels of achievement they …

Motivation

5 Remarkably Powerful Ways to Turn Your Anger Into Success | Inc.com

Anger is an emotion we all feel from time to time--sometimes for good reasons, and sometimes not so much. Anger is one of the strongest emotions we feel, and it provides us with motivation, power, push, and drive.<p>Studies show that 1 out of 5 Americans have an anger management problem, and according …

Emotional Intelligence

10 Success lessons from Azim Premji – “Richest Indian in Tech” for entrepreneurs

Share1K<p>Tweet<p>Share3<p>+12<p>Shares 1K<p>Azim Premji, the richest tech entrepreneur in India, is credited for diversifying Wipro, which was originally a …

Entrepreneurship

7 Takeaways in the Success of Elon Musk for Young Entrepreneurs

<i>This piece originally appeared on Entrepreneur.</i><p>Elon Musk is among the top entrepreneurs who are in the news almost every day and have a vast impact …

Elon Musk

What to wear to Wimbledon

It doesn’t take much to upset the wardrobe department at Wimbledon.<p>This is as true today as it was in 1905, when the American player May Sutton Bundy, competing in the final in a corset, a crinoline and a floor-length dress, rolled back her sleeves because they were “too long and too hot” and …

Fence Fashion: 11 Ways to Add Curb Appeal with Horizontal Stripes

Horizontal stripes make things look wider, which is why you don’t wear them. But your garden should. A horizontal slat fence will create the same …

Landscaping

5 Workout Brands You Probably Haven't Heard Of -- And The Celebs That Love Them

<i>For Teen Vogue, by Sharon Feiereisen</i>.<p>Photo: Courtesy of Instagram/@rosiehw<p><b>From Gigi Hadid to Lena Dunham.</b><p>We love Nike and Under Armour just as much as the next fitness fanatic (hi Ellie Goulding!), but try as they may when it comes to locking it down on the fashion front they don't have things down …

Gigi Hadid

The importance of being stylish: Fashion tips for the dudes

Staying stylish isn’t really hard. With some attention to detail and a little guidance, anyone can look awesome.<p>Men should focus on the fit, keep it …

Clothing

How to dress like a local in 22 cities around the world

But fashion trends vary from city to city, making it tough to know what to wear in different destinations.<p>To avoid those awkward fashion mishaps, we've broken down what locals wear in 22 cities around the world. From the cool, casual ensembles of Copenhagen to the chic, tailored looks of Florence, …

Clothing

OWN’s Greenleaf Is at Its Best When It Focuses on Spirituality

The new OWN series <i>Greenleaf</i> is set in and around an African-American megachurch in Memphis, Tennessee, where a beloved pastor (Keith David) shepherds …

The Sacred Science of Kundalini

Kundalini Yoga is the science to unite the finite with Infinity, and it’s the art to experience Infinity in the finite.<br>– Yogi Bhajan<p>A few months ago …

10 Timeless Habits That Will Change Your Life Right Now

Use these as a template for living an awesome life. The first step is to get intentional about one of them. Then the rest will follow.<p>I've had many low points in life, the lowest stemming from a divorce that led to months of recovery from depression and anxiety.<p>It was also the best thing that ever …

Happiness

Could Contemplating Nature Be The Key To Protecting The Environment?

<i>Photo credit: Robert Gottfried*</i><p>I remember the environmental educators at Guanacaste National Park in Costa Rica telling my class that their program for area school children hadn't stemmed the poaching and burning in the Park. They had been teaching them about proper disposal of garbage, recycling, …

The religious life and faithful flourishing in the Episcopal Church

Recently it was my privilege to attend a conference with the clergy of the Diocese of Central Florida, held at Canterbury House in Oviedo and …

Faith