Caitlin Denman

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If Overthinking Is Your Habit, You've Judged Yourself Too Much

What if you could discover some tools and methods that could improve your relationships? What if by gaining a little knowledge you could understand …

Consciousness

How Mind Maps Apply Brain Science to Creativity

I do my best thinking when I’m supposed to be doing other things—showering, grocery shopping, having dinner with a friend, etc. So long as I’m <i>not</i> …

Want to Be an Exceptional Leader? Science Says Think This Way (Because Most Bosses Don't)

To develop high performers, praising effort achieves way more than praising results.<p>Praise can be incredibly motivating. Praise can be extremely encouraging. Praise can be hugely inspiring.<p>If you do it the right way. Take the wrong approach, and praising an employee can actually have the opposite …

10 Little Things to Remember When Life No Longer Excites You

Once upon a time, there was a girl who could do anything in the world she wanted. All she had to do was choose something and focus. So one day she …

Companies Are Bad at Identifying High-Potential Employees

A high-potential employee is usually in the top 5% of employees in an organization. These people are thought to be the organization’s most capable, most motivated, and most likely to ascend to positions of responsibility and power. To help these employees prepare for leadership roles in a …

DIY Embroidered Map: The Most Thoughtful GiftEver

This might be one of my favorite DIY gifts of all time. It’s intensely personal, it’s relatively easy, very inexpensive, and it means so much to the …

Sewing

This Old Video of Mr. Rogers Fighting For Funding Will Give You Chills

Not all heroes wear capes — some of them wear cardigan sweaters instead. Throughout his life, Mr. Rogers displayed time and again what true kindness and goodness were, and his legacy lives on. From his inspiring words of wisdom on life and love to his dedication to education and bettering the lives …

Learn any of these 16 programming languages and you'll always have a job

Someone has to write that software. Why not you?<p>There are thousands of programming languages, but some are far more popular than others.<p>When a company goes out to find new programming talent, they're looking for people familiar with the languages and systems they already use — even as newer …

Programming Languages

GoldenHour.One Tells You the Perfect Time and Place to Take Photos

iOS: We all know that golden hour is the hour before sunset and the hour after sunrise when lighting is great for photography. There’s a bit more …

This Infographic Lists 128 Words You Can Use Instead of “Very”

Our English teachers told us to avoid the word “very” because it’s weak and vague. They were right, and many times, we use “very” as a modifier for a …

TECH TIPS: Soldering Basics for the Absolute Beginner

Soldering is a method of using a conductive material (solder) to connect a wire with another device, such as another wire, a 1/4 inch plug, a guitar …

Arduino

33 business books every professional should read before turning 30

To help you figure out how to navigate the professional world and set yourself on the right trajectory, we've rounded up some of our favorite business books.<p>They include career guides, business memoirs, and academic research on how to maximize your time and network.<p>Here are the business books we …

Self-improvement

Coping with a Narcissist, Psychopath, or other Personality-Disordered Person | The Recovery Expert

Do you love or come in contact with on a frequent basis a person who seems <b>IMPOSSIBLE to live with</b>, let alone converse with, raise children with, …

Setting Boundaries: The Key to Maintaining Control of Your Life

Boundaries are not optional. They're necessary if you want to focus, achieve your own goals, be able to rest and enjoy life, and reach your standard …

Self-help

20 Smart Apps For Enterpreneurs To Use

We are all guilty of procrastinating from time to time—there’s <i>always</i> something more interesting than the work in hand. We usually think it’s no big …

Procrastination

Best of November 2015

Learn How to Tie 12 Useful Knots with This Visual Guide

If the only knot you know involves tying your shoes, then this infographic provides clear, step-by-step instructions on tying some of the most useful …

Gifts that will make that trip even more fun

Travel in itself is magic, with the joy and excitement of seeing new places and meeting new people, but what you take with you can make a huge difference in those experiences. Whether it's being able to count on having the correct time so you catch that train to Paris or having enough backup power …

10 Ways to Show Love to Someone With Depression

<b>Do You Love Someone With Depression?</b><p>If you have a partner or are close to someone who struggles with depression, you may not always know how to show them you love them. One day they may seem fine, and the next they are sad, distant and may push you away. It is important that you know that as a …

Depression

Stunning Underwater Images by a Photographer Drawn into the Depths of the Deep Blue Sea

The lure of the ocean has long enticed humans into its depths; there is some intangible quality roused by something so immense and ancient. Freelance photographer Enric Adrian Gener pursues this fascination with the infinite through his underwater photographs, creating remarkable images that …

Deep Blue

8 Things People Enthusiastic About Outdoor Activities Understand

When was the last time you read a book, or a substantial magazine article? Do your daily reading habits center around tweets, Facebook updates, or …

How Do I Choose the Right Sleeping Bag?

<i>A:</i><p>Buy the wrong sleeping bag and you’ll have lots of sleepless time in a tent to regret your decision. Buy the right one and you’ll sleep better than you do at home. Here are five tips to help you choose wisely.<p>Always Go Warmer<p>Temperature ratings are pretty accurate, but they don’t account for …

Pet project: how dogs can help children with autism

Autism is no match for our best friend, as research shows that having a dog breaks social barriers<p>Tue, Sep 22, 2015, 01:00<p>Evan and his mother, …

Why Men and Women Experience Negative Emotions Differently

<b>Women react differently to negative images compared to men, which may be explained by subtle differences in brain function. This neurobiological</b> …

op Journal

Answer the call of the wild without backpacking: Check out REI Signature Camping! Not convinced? Read on to see if comfort in the great outdoors fits …

5 Perfect Fall Microadventures

Epic trips are awesome but not always feasible. That’s where microadventures come in. Loosely defined as quick outings that offer “something different, something exciting—but cheap, simple, short, and on your doorstep,” according to Alastair Humphreys, author of the book <i>Microadventures: Local</i> …

Banff National Park

This Canadian park boasts some of the world's finest unspoiled ecosystems.<p><b>Location:</b> Alberta <b><br>Date Established:</b> 1885 <b><br>Size:</b> 1,641,027 acres<p>Simplicity marks the origin of Banff—Canada’s first national park. In 1883, on the slopes of the Canadian Rocky Mountains, three railway workers discovered a natural …

6 Travel Apps Every Globetrotter Needs

David Goehring / Flickr<p>For globetrotters, quenching wanderlust is a simple task thanks to the slew of travel apps at their disposal. With these tools, researching new destinations, checking reviews and comparing prices on the fly is easier (and more popular) than ever before. According to Statista, …

23 Pieces of Essential Gear for the Serious Hiker

Any experienced hiker knows that a good (or bad) piece of gear can have a huge impact on a trip. The off-brand tent that seemed like an awesome deal …