Doug Wylie

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Resignation Letter for When You Are Accepting a Better Job

Resignation Letter Due to Better Salary and Benefits<p>Updated February 06, 2018<p>There are as many reasons to quit your job as there are jobs to quit, …

Employment

9 Tips For Making Friends In A New City, According To Experts

Trying to make friends at all in your 20s and 30s can have you feeling like the new kid on the playground again. Compound that with the stress of …

Living Rooms

Ways to Improve Your Life

Life improving isn’t easy because you should make every effort to change your style of life. And by “to improve your life” I mean improve all spheres …

Top 15 Resources For Self-Development

If you want to succeed in life you should self-develop. It’s not only about working on your skills, it’s about growing and getting new …

Google Scholar

I Learned the Secret to Interviewing and Got 5 Times More Job Offers

Before I learned the secret to interviewing, I was rejected from 25 internships that I applied to during business school.<p>I received just one …

Employment

3 Rules I Use to Stay Productive and Not Overwhelmed

I get 1,000 emails a week, but I only work 40 hours. Here's how I do it.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>To say my life is busy is an understatement.<p>I'm a father of three kids under the age of three. I have a portfolio of 40-plus startups I've invested in and actively …

Time Management

Being alone together: How to embrace a universal feeling

One day in 2013, I phoned a professor at the University of Chicago to talk about loneliness. John Cacioppo, head of the school’s Center for Cognitive and Social Neuroscience, was a pioneer in the study of the damaging health effects of loneliness, which he and other neuroscientists determined could …

Social Media

The ultimate guide to making friends, according to research

Turning an acquaintance into a true friend takes between 80 and 100 hours, according to new research.That means that if you take a four-day holiday …

Social Media

How long it really takes to turn a good friend into a great friend (according to science).

The older you get, the harder it seems it is to find friends. The kinds of friends who won’t mind if you suggest hanging out at home with a bottle of …

How do I counteract a long day of sitting?

You don't need to be reminded that you should quit sitting at your desk all day. But your workload doesn't always allow for frequent breaks to get up and move around. What can you do to offset the shoulder-hunching, hip-stiffening effects of being glued to your office chair?<p>If you can only manage …

23 Shoe Hacks You'll Wish You'd Known About Sooner

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Making friends as an adult is awkward | R R Time with Riley-Rose Harper

When was the last time that you met someone and you just knew they were your type of person? You clicked – they were funny, they thought you were …

Pearls of Wisdom: Your Five Best Friends

<b>By Upendra Mishra</b><p>After writing my column on the five most potent enemies last week, it was a logical step to write about the five best friends also. …

Inbound Marketing

Menghani: Finding Happiness and Relief Through Relationships — The Heights

Is this how you make friends as a grown man?

Sensing I was melting down internally she jumped in, “I don’t know why you’re making such a big deal out of this, just pursue it and see where it …

Relationships

The Prophets of Profit: Standing Out in a Busy World Today with Dorie Clark

In this interview, Dorie Clark shares some of her best practices.<p>Dorie Clark is a marketing strategy consultant, professional speaker, and frequent …

Warren Buffett’s 5/25 Rule Will Help You Focus On The Things That Matter

Warren Buffett is the most successful investor in the world.<p>Not only has he posted record high returns, Buffet has also managed this over a time …

Why You Should Start Writing Digital Notes

You've got an iPad in your bag, a Surface Pro on your desk, and you're still writing your notes on loose-leaf paper? Don't be an animal. It's 2018, …

Apps

Warren Buffett Once Told a 14-Year-Old Kid the Secret to Success in 1 Simple Sentence

At a Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting over a decade ago, Warren Buffett tells a 14-year-old kid a success lesson that was meant for all of us.<p>On May 1, 2004, Berkshire Hathaway held its annual meeting in Omaha, Nebraska, where nearly 20,000 people attended this annual ritual.<p>As reporter Jason …

Success

How to Increase the Volume of Your Brain and Make Optimal Decisions

Perhaps the biggest myth in Western culture is that we are born with a fixed and intrinsic personality — that who we are when we’re born is who we’ll …

Experiencing culture, making friends and learning for the over-50s

Seventy-one-year old Sean Chestery from Chicago decided to learn a new language at an “older” age. Driven by his passion for food and culture, he …

Language Learning

5 books that will transform how you think about money

This is not your father’s reading list. This list is all about mastering your money mindset.<p>There are many classic personal finance books that appear …

5 ways to make new friends when you have social anxiety

Everyone gets nervous sometimes, but what about when your nerves can stop you from socialising altogether?<p>This is known as social anxiety disorder, …

How To Leave Your Next Solo Trip With A New Travel Bestie For Life

When I initially set off on my first solo trip, I wondered how I’d make friends. I've never been the life of the party or that person who can just …

Social Media

10 Facts You Need To Know About Emotions

Do you tend to feel things more deeply than do other people? Or are you more on the intellectual end of the spectrum, more in touch with your …

The 7-day plan to get a new job

The job search can be draining, especially when none of your leads come to fruition. So draining, in fact, that you may feel like you lack the fuel to continue your search. But, instead of halting your job search entirely, consider taking smaller steps toward achieving your end-goal of landing a …

Employment

10 ridiculously smart questions you should ask in a job interview

In a crowded job market, the last thing you want in a job interview to be is forgettable.<p>Yet people do it every day with this one mistake: not asking …

Employment

How to Handle Stress During a Job Interview

Have you ever felt incredibly stressed during a job interview? If so, you’re not alone. Most people say that interviewing for a job is an overwhelmingly stressful experience. Fortunately, you can come to terms with job interview stress by understanding that a certain amount of stress can actually</i> …

Employment

5 chatbots that will help you find a job

Have you ever wished you had a personal assistant to help you find a new job or move up in your career? Well, now you can have one, thanks to the chatbot.<p>Chatbots know how to interact with people, because they either follow a human-composed set of rules or learn how to communicate via artificial …

Just Got Laid Off? This Is The Two-Month Plan You Need To Follow

Take it one day at a time—here’s how.<p>You just lost your job. You may be crushed. You may be in denial. You may realize your work was toxic and be genuinely happy you never have to go back. Or you may not fully understand how you’re feeling.<p>Regardless of your state of mind, it’s hard, and finding a …

Employment