Erin Davis

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6 Things Great Speakers Always Do: A TEDx Organizer Shares the Secrets of Becoming a TEDx Speaker

Tips from TEDx Executive Producer Tricia Brouk for how to become a better speaker... and how you can someday give your own TED Talk.<p>We all want to be better speakers. Maybe, in our secret heart of hearts, we'd like to give a TED Talk. Maybe we'd like to be a TEDx speaker.<p>So I asked an expert for …

Public Speaking

New revolutionary tool to help children with autism

A Perth based company has developed a revolutionary tool for children with autism to improve their social interaction.<p>Mente Autism, which is powered …

Autism

The Japanese philosophy of Kaizen can reinvent your daily routine

In the years following World War II, American auto executives visited Toyota manufacturing plants in Japan to examine how the company was able to produce so many vehicles so quickly. They discovered a humanizing philosophy driving the manufacturer’s innovation, one that intrinsically motivated …

Self-improvement

Nico Walker’s Cherry Might Be the First Great Novel of the Opioid Epidemic

Nico Walker wrote <i>Cherry,</i> his first novel, on a typewriter in a federal prison in Kentucky where he’s serving 11 years for bank robbery. It’s the …

Books

How to see the Perseid meteor shower peak this weekend

One of the best meteor showers of the year peaks this weekend, and with any luck, you should be able to catch at least a few of the shooting stars …

Perseids

Spike Lee Wants BlacKkKlansman to Wake America Up

It’s a picture-perfect day on Martha’s Vineyard. Families stream by on a heavily foot-trafficked thoroughfare, while white men in cargo shorts dock …

BlacKkKlansman

The Easiest Way to Poach Eggs Is in the Microwave

When it comes to cooking eggs, most of us have mastered the basics: sunny-side-up, over-easy, scrambled. But when you’re craving a perfect poached …

Breakfast

7 Signs The Universe Is Trying To Set You Up With “The One”

It's easy to feel like the universe doesn't have your back when you're looking for "The One" and well, nothing's happening. You keep dating the same …

Relationships

Bruce Lee Podcast #110 Bruce Lee Library – Commentaries on Living

This week we share another book from the Bruce Lee Library, <i>Commentaries on Living 1st Series</i> by famous philosopher, speaker and writer, Jiddu …

Bruce Lee

20 Minutes and Done: A Bodyweight Workout You Can Do Anywhere

Whether you're short on time or equipment, this bodyweight workout meets all of your needs. Fitness influencer and trainer Stefanie Williams posted a 20-minute sweat session on Instagram, featuring four moves that combine cardio and strength training and target the whole body. This set is great to …

Exercise

11 incredible habits of Buddhist Monks (#7 is brilliant)

It can be hard to find meaning and purpose sometimes. We spend so much time working and being busy that we forget to stop and look inside ourselves …

Meditation

A Cock Sucking Story: How I Give Him A Blow Job

By Cara Sutra<p>It was in a recent post-swallow glory haze that my mind turned to what exactly makes for a superb blow job. I like to think I’m pretty …

Lips

Using a Fork to Hang Pictures Is the Home Decor Tip We All Need

Who among us hasn't gotten totally fed up while hanging pictures on the wall? One of the most aggravating experiences in home decorating is when …

Home

18 Women Reveal Their Ultimate Dating Dealbreaker & They're So Brutal

When it comes to dating, everyone has some sort of deal-breaker. If you're sitting there thinking you're an exception to this rule just wait it out. …

Relationships

12 Double Standards in Relationships & Why They’re Toxic AF

<b>There are too many double standards in relationships that can ruin a good thing. Being aware of them can help you avoid your relationship’s …

Relationships

15 Most Unrealistic Things Women Expect Men To Do In Relationships, According to Modern Men

We have grown accustomed to reading articles on how men should treat us better. Now, you are being presented with how women should treat men better. …

Relationships

Demi Lovato’s Statement Is A Reminder We Need To Be Honest About Relapse

Four people share their direct and indirect experiences.<p>Recovery is different for everyone where mental illness and addiction are concerned, but …

Mental Health

A professor explains why networking is a waste of time and what you should be doing instead

College freshmen are lectured about it on their first day of class. Young professionals race to one more boring party so they can be seen and shake …

Networking

5 science-backed strategies for being more likable to employers, romantic partners, and everyone in-between

One of the greatest feelings in the world is knowing that someone likes you. Are you likable?<p>It doesn't matter if it's your crush, your boss, a new friend or your favorite barista.<p>It's possible that these three words are some of the most powerful in the English language:<p><i>I like you.</i><p>Okay, okay, I …

Body Language

The Case Against Low-fat Milk Is Stronger Than Ever

For years you’ve been told to go for skim over full-fat dairy. Even the latest dietary guidelines for Americans urge people to avoid the full fat, …

Low Fat

A Common Sexual Boast Made by Men Is Debunked by Scientific Research

"The average number reported by men and women should be the same."<p>While the common man may dwell on his sexual frustrations, researchers are busy …

Gender Equality

7 Psychological Defenses That Aren't Protecting You, But Making You Weaker

Many of our worst qualities do not actually come from being morally corrupt or misguided. They are more often psychological defense mechanisms that we don’t understand. <br>The interesting thing about most defense mechanisms is that they often do the opposite of what we want them to. Instead of leaning …

Self-help

7 Tips For Making Anal Sex as Pleasurable as Possible

Whether you're just beginning to experiment with backdoor play or you're already a seasoned veteran, there are always ways to make your experience that much better. As pleasurable as anal sex can be (yes, you can absolutely have orgasms!), it's not the most spontaneous bedroom activity. Oftentimes, …

Self-awareness

A Guide to Edging—The Art of Building Up to Extremely Intense Orgasms

The longer you hold off, the more intense the orgasm can be.<p>Much ink has been spilled in the service of helping us experience BIGGER, BETTER ORGASMS, with tips ranging from the benign (blindfolds, more foreplay) to the, uh, creative (“Put a donut on his dick!”). Often overlooked in these sexy …

Landscaping

Apple’s Next iPhone Could Spell Big Trouble for AT&T and Others

By<p>July 10, 2018 2:03 p.m. ET<p>The next model of <b>Apple</b>’s (AAPL) <b>iPhone</b>, expected this fall, may have a surprise that’s more profound than a rumored <b>orange</b> …

Confessions of an Addict

In this new series, writer Hannah Brooks reflects on addiction, recovery and relapse.<p><i>‘What I Want to Tell You About Heroin’ is a new series from VICE friend, contributor and former staffer Hannah Brooks. Hannah is a Melbourne based writer and musician, who has spent the past several years battling</i> …

Drug Addiction

Top 10 Questions To Ask When Looking At A Treatment Program

No family wants to ever entertain the option of sending their child to a psychiatric program. At the same time, running a 1 bed residential program …

Education

Cannabis Addiction Is Not Heroin Addiction. That Doesn’t Make It Any Less Real.

A large minority of people have trouble with cannabis, and for those people, it can be hard to find help.<p>When I tell people that I am a clinical …

Mental Health

7 Ways To Break Literally Any Habit, According To Experts

Healthy habits play a important role in keeping your happiness afloat, and boosting productivity. From developing a morning and evening routine, to …

Self-help

Stop Thinking In Tasks And To-Dos. Start Thinking In Outcomes

We all toil under a tyranny of to-dos. Life can feel like an endless succession of tedious tasks we struggle to complete, and we may cross everything off our to-do lists, but it can still feel like we aren’t achieving what we really want. It’s why we click on every productivity hack that pops up in …

Time Management