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8 Ways to Win Over an Investor

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23 Pictures That Extroverts Will Never Understand

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The Ugly Truth About Starting a Business

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Boarding schools face a steep learning curve

Escalating fees are leaving many parents in a bind as independents look to the super-rich for survival, says Peter Stanford<p>Ominous clouds are gathering over independent day and boarding schools, according to two education guides published this month.<p>The latest edition of The Attain Guide to …

These Sneaker Entrepreneurs Are Proof that Footwear Innovation Can Come From Anywhere

A closer look at the men behind Athletic Propulsion Labs.<p>Back in 2010, Ryan and Adam Goldston were working out of a tiny office in southern California and trying to build a following for their upstart footwear brand Athletic Propulsion Labs, which launched just a year prior. Former college …

The 4 Most Important Things to Say to the People You Love

Forgiveness is a fundamental concept in most religions, but it does not get much attention in modern discussions of manners, morals, ethics or parenting.<p>According to Christine Carter, Kids in the House Sociologist and Happiness Expert, forgiveness is one of the most important factors in long-term, …

How to trick your brain into being productive when you can't focus

Or, worse, it's completely blank, save for the cursor mocking you each time it blinks (rude).<p>It's happened to all of us, and it's a <i>really</i> frustrating feeling. Especially when you've dedicated specific time to work on this project, and it is quickly ticking away.<p>It's even more nerve-wracking — and …

Productivity

What the Most Successful People Do Before Breakfast

Mornings are an underutilized tool to aid productivity.<p>Let me explain.<p>We’re often at our peak in the mornings. This is why Mark McGuinness suggests …

Albert Einstein on the Secret to Learning

In 1915 Einstein, who was then 36, was living in wartime Berlin with his cousin Elsa, who would eventually become his second wife. His two sons, Hans …

10 Things Successful People Do Before Going to Sleep

Everyone is obsessed with how successful people start their day. And if you’ve decided to do something about the quality of your life, you’ll start …

11 Signs You Have the Grit You Need to Succeed

There are a ton of qualities that can help you succeed, and the more carefully a quality has been studied, the more you know it's worth your time and energy.<p>Angela Lee Duckworth was teaching seventh grade when she noticed that the material wasn't too advanced for any of her students. They all had …

Self-improvement

The Strange (But Effective) Way to Stick to Hard Goals

There’s a saying that you should never trust a skinny chef. By that logic, you should never trust an out of shape behavioral designer.<p>Over the past …

Emotional wedding haka brings New Zealand bride to tears: See the video

A series of chants, grunts and stomps from some wedding guests, along with chest thumps and tongue wagging, recently drove one New Zealand bride to tears.<p>It also prompted her and the groom to join their loved ones in the rousing ritual.<p>A large group of guests, led by the best man and groom’s …

Bill Gates thinks this simple innovation could remake our cities

But as Bill Gates notes in a recent blog post, those Rs are not equal.<p>"<b>Reusing is much better than recycling</b>," he writes, "<b>because recycling takes yet more energy</b>."<p>Recycling, after all, means melting whatever you're discarding.<p>Gate reflected on re-use after reading "Sustainable Materials with Both …

Bill Gates

Google's Super Cheap Virtual Reality Headset Is About to Get Better

Virtual reality newcomers are bound to be overwhelmed by the mesmerizing, lifelike visuals that surround them when putting on a VR headset for the …

16 Everyday Things You Shouldn't Be Paying For

Life costs money — a lot of money. But as savvy personal-finance gurus, we've learned how to cut back where we can. Consider this list of everyday …

Why we may want to go 'old school' for our next meeting: How technology may be undermining our learning and performance

Technology has undoubtedly taken a firm grip on all areas of our lives. In our offices, laptops, iPads, and the like have been integrated into almost every element of our work. Many people now bring these devices to meetings and there is an underlying belief that these "smart" tools are essential …

Laptops

The planet is experiencing a global warming spurt

Cyclical changes in the Pacific Ocean have thrown Earth’s surface into what may be an unprecedented warming spurt, following a global warming …

Back off parents: It's not your job to teach Common Core math when helping with homework

While doing a math problem with my six-year-old recently during a classroom session for parents, I barked at her, “Just put the number in any …

The future of tech gadgets at Sony looks a lot like the old days

For a forum that usually features the most future-facing innovations in the tech world, there was a definite retro vibe to the 2016 CES product preview<p>If you saw the products announced at Sony’s CES media conference, you could be forgiven for thinking you were stepping back in time.<p>Related: Vinyl’s …

A 15-year-old who looks like a toddler wants to be the world's smallest comedian

Raman Raikvar is a teenager that looks like a toddler.<p>The 15-year-old, who lives in the state of Punjab in northern India, suffers from an extreme case of dwarfism, which has caused him to look and sound much younger than he is.<p>"When my son turned two years old, we realized he was not growing …

North India

Men: Three Warning Signs That The Relationship Is Doomed

After blogging last week about some of the warning signs of a doomed relationship that ladies should not ignore, several gents have point out several relationship red flags that they failed to see until divorce was imminent. So men, here are the top three serious warning signs that you shouldn't …

High Heels

The PCs, laptops, and tablets of CES 2016 (pictures)

2015 food trends we're done with and 2016 ones we can’t wait for

A lot of great things happened this year in the food world.<p>We saw the growth of craft breweries, the comeback of McDonald’s with its all-day breakfast, and countless food companies promising to drop preservatives and artificial additives in coming years.<p>But there are some food trends we’re ready to …

The 12 hottest tech products expected in 2016

But 2016 is shaping up to be a big year for tech launches too. Virtual reality, drone and robotic technology, and new smartphone innovations are all under development at big players like Apple and Google, as well as at smaller startup companies.<p>Here are some of the top products on our radar for …

IPhone 7

Fossil fuels are all but finished: Renewable energies are the future, whether the GOP acknowledges it or not

Big Oil is in big, big trouble. New policy, investment and tech will all be in the advancement of renewables<p>Michael T. Klare<p>December 25, 2015 3:00pm (UTC)<p>This piece originally appeared on TomDispatch.<p>Historically, the transition from one energy system to another, as from wood to coal or coal to …

2016 Software Industry Predictions... And Anti-Predictions

The tech community’s annually observed somewhat self-indulgent penchant for predictions is often its own worst enemy. Prophecies are all too often tied to vendors’ road maps and when they’re not, they tell us what we already know. So you say 2016 will be hot for commercially adopted open source, …