Patrick Reynolds

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5 Ways to Start Living Fearlessly

It’s not easy to be fearless. Almost daily, we see tragedy, trauma, and injustice in many forms and experience strong emotions in response. When fear …

Mindfulness

How to use Evernote to organize your life

Never forget the important stuff<p>Finding a great note-taking app is like finding the perfect pair of jeans. They’re hard to come across, but once you do, you’ll always stick with them. The same goes for the best smartphone apps. Some people might still prefer the old, foolproof method of taking …

Apps

I’ve applied for many jobs without getting a single interview. What am I doing wrong?

My guess is you’re making the same mistake most people do: you’re making your resume about you instead of about the reader!<p>Shock is the reaction I …

Employment

SSH Mastery: OpenSSH, PuTTY, Tunnels, and Keys

Overview<p>SSH Mastery: OpenSSH, PuTTY, Tunnels, and Keys by Michael W Lucas<p>“One of the best technical writers in the networking and security …

Linux

How to beat procrastination (backed by science)

Procrastination has been around since the start of modern civilization.<p>Historical figures like Herodotus, Leonardo Da Vinci, Pablo Picasso, Benjamin …

Procrastination

31 Morning Journaling Prompts that Will Change the Way You Think

<i>The morning is enormously important. It’s the foundation from which the day is built. How we choose to spend our mornings can be used to predict the</i> …

Productivity

Personal Development Blogs

<i>“You don’t overcome challenges by making them smaller but by making yourself bigger.”</i> —John C. Maxwell<p>This is my <b>map of top personal development …

How To Beat Procrastination (backed by science)

Procrastination has been around since the start of modern civilization.<p>Historical figures like Herodotus, Leonardo Da Vinci, Pablo Picasso, Benjamin …

Procrastination

9 Stoic Practices That Will Help You Thrive In The Madness Of Modernity

When Zeno of Cyprus was shipwrecked and stranded on Athens, he wasn’t expecting any good to happen.<p>Having lost everything and with not much else to …

The Simplest Form of Meditation is Also Highly Effective

Transcendental meditation, also known as TM for short, is a simple and effective form of meditation that is shown by research to be quite effective …

The science of resilience: What are the ingredients that help people cope?

Resilience is on many people's minds these days. Hurricanes and fires regularly wallop communities. The risks of climate change loom large, and the …

A Guide to Pairing Herbs With Your Food

If you ever find yourself with a stash of basil that you don't know how to use, or get nervous seasoning your meal, this guide is for you. …

Darth Vader

I Became An Insanely Viral 'Jeopardy!' Champion. Here's How It Changed My Life.

As I sit on the same old dun-colored Craigslist couch I’ve had for a decade, eating last night’s leftover chicken tikka at 9:30 a.m., I scan my apartment for the trappings of wealth and minor fame that my recent “Jeopardy!” success has surely afforded me. I find very little evidence of them.<p>There’s …

18 Life-Changing Tips For Keeping A Journal

Maybe you should write these down...in your journal!<p><i>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

An Animated Introduction to Epicurus and His Answer to the Ancient Question: What Makes Us Happy?

These days the word <i>Epicurean</i> tends to get thrown around in regard to things like olive oil, cutting boards, and wine aerators. The real Epicurus, an …

19 Healthy Dinners Under $10 You Should Make ASAP

Because you can be good to your body AND your bank account.

This simple technique can help you to take in more of what you read

Whether it's Facebook content, Bill Gates's favorite book, or the latest critical business report, most of us enjoy reading or have to do quite a bit of it through the day. But in the rush to do everything in less time, you might be missing a crazily simple way to commit more content to memory:<p>Just …

Bill Gates

15 Morning Habits Everyone Should Master [Infographic]

Image: Supplied<p>Most 9-to-5 workers leave home each morning in a mad rush which can affect their happiness when they are confronted with the trail of …

Leave Home

11 job interview tricks that are hard to master, but will pay off forever

<b>• If you're wondering how to interview for a job, these tips</b> <b>can help you really take your interview game to the next level.</b><p><b>• From slowing down your speech to doing your homework when it comes to salary, these strategies will pay off in your next job interview.</b><p>Okay, you've wowed your potential …

Employment

The 10 Statistical Techniques Data Scientists Need to Master

This was a basic run-down of some basic statistical techniques that can help a data science program manager and or executive have a better …

Data Science

10 Hard Things to Start Doing for Yourself

In 1911, two explorers, Amundsen and Scott, embarked on a race against each other to become the first known human being to set foot upon the …

New York City

14 Psychological Tricks Everyone Should Know

The internet is awash with amateur psychology and body language tips, from ludicrous, life-affirming self-help mumbo jumbo to beginner-level …

How To Exponentially Enhance Your Productivity

Engin_Akyurt / PixabayGetting more hours in a day isn’t always possible. Somedays you wish there were more hours in a day just so you can do the …

Time Management

This 100-Year-Old To-Do List Method Promises Maximum Productivity

When you’re writing your to-do list, it’s tempting to write down all the tasks you might <i>possibly</i> get done the following day. But where do you even …

Time Management

How to Check MySQL Database Size in Linux

In this article, I will show you how to check the size of MySQL/MariaDB databases and tables via the MySQL shell. You will learn how to determine the …

Databases

Natural-born existentialists

Ethics cannot be based on human nature because, as evolutionary biology tells us, there is no such thing<i>By Ronnie de Sousa</i>Read at Aeon

Biology

The totally passive habit that’ll help you hack your to-do list

You’re making a list, but are you checking it twice? (Sorry, had to.) But, really, how often are you reading over your to-do list after you’ve …

How to replace your old, outdated 3-way light switches

Here's how to swap outdated three-way light switches for something much better.<p>Archaic light switches might as well be from the stone age. All they do is turn a light on and off. They can't dim lighting gently or remember the brightness level you prefer. Outdated switches don't play nicely with LED …

Arduino

How to Create an Anonymous Email Account

It's not easy to be anonymous on the internet. Here's how you can stay hidden even on email.<p>This story originally appeared on PCMag<p>Not long ago, the sharing economy seemed to take over. Privacy was dead, and no one cared. But that was a pre-Snowden era. Now, for some, the need to go truly anonymous …

Privacy

Here are 10 little-known morning habits of mentally tough people

You don’t need to act physically tough to appear mentally strong.<p>A strong mindset is one that’s disciplined, determined and consistent. It’s a …