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Meetings aren't a waste of time if you know how to run them properly

I used to detest going to meetings. I considered them a massive waste of time, so I avoided them as much as possible. When I became self-employed, I kept this mindset of avoiding meetings.<p>Over time, I saw a pattern emerge. I had become overwhelmed and lacked clarity in where I wanted to go with my …

Canada to host World Indigenous Peoples' Games in 2017

Canada has been chosen as the site of the next World Indigenous Peoples' Games, slated for 2017, set to feature ferocious tug-of-war competitions, plus sports ranging from a Mexican version of hockey in which the puck is on fire to Brazil's <i>jikunahati</i>, like soccer except players whack the small ball …

5 Scenic Train Trips to Book Now

Sometime after the golden age of train travel (around the turn of the last century), getting around by rail lost some of its shine. But today, thanks to a spate of new scenic routes with plush accommodations, rail travel is suddenly chic again, recalling glamorous old movies like <i>North by Northwest</i> …

On the Road, Dream Narrative - Photographs by Julien Magre | LensCulture

There is no narrator for this quirky, dark, mysterious visual story from the young French auteur Julien Magre. Is it a cinematic sequence of scenes from a child’s memory? A dream, a diary, a nightmare? You must decide for yourself, without intention, the story unfolds in your own imagination and it …

Dodging and Burning to Create More Effective Black and White Images

With the huge assortment of software and plugins you have at your disposal these days, the photo processing technique of burning and dodging is …

7 Tips for Choosing Your Best Photos Fast

One of the most time-consuming and difficult things in photography is going through all the unedited images you took and choosing your best photos, …

The Best Hair Trends For Spring 2015

Start growing out your bobs and lobs because long hair is back and it's cooler than ever. Here, our favorite trends from the Spring 2015 shows.<p>Whether embellished, slicked back, pulled high and tight or worn down in loose waves, the hairstyles on the spring runways all had one thing in common: …

Back to Basics: 11 Shoes Every Woman Should Own

Click through for the classic shoes every fashionable woman should have in her closet.<p>Aside from diamonds, we're pretty sure shoes are a woman's best friend. With seemingly endless options each season, it's hard not to amass a collection of pumps in a rainbow of colors, or more than 10 pairs of …

3 Photographic Special Effects You Can Create Without the Help of Photoshop

What do you think of when you hear the term “special effects”? Your favorite sci-fi movie or a state of the art video game, perhaps. Do you ever …

Seven meeting ideas that put ‘grabbing a coffee’ to shame

One of the most common reasons entrepreneurs don't get out and meet other people is they claim they don't have time. They say they can't fit in all the extra networking events, workshops and seminars that are available.<p>That's fine. In fact, you're more likely to have a memorable connection outside …

Eight slow, difficult steps to become a millionaire

Money of course isn't everything. Not by a long shot. Where your definition of success is concerned, money may rank far down the list. Everyone's definition of "success" is different. Here's mine:<p>"Success is making those that believed in you look brilliant."<p>For me, money doesn't matter all that …

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