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Watch This Dog Narrowly Avoid Disaster On a Rally Stage

Rally jumps: They save lives!<p>There's good timing, and there's this. A dog wandered onto a live rally stage in Bolivia recently, and became the most fortunate pup on the planet. Rally jumps: They save lives!<p>Since the course was hot, spectators couldn't help guide the dog out of the racing line. By …

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Improve Your Running Form With A DIY Analysis

<i>It’s easier than ever to capture and critique your running form.</i>Training for most athletic pursuits requires not only fitness and conditioning, but …

8 ways smart people use failure to their advantage

Fear of failure is worse than failure itself because it condemns you to a life of unrealized potential.<p>A successful response to failure is all in your approach.<p>In a study recently published in the Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, researchers found that success in the face of failure comes …

Purchasing your own cable modem may save money and allow for faster data speeds

If you get your home internet connection via your local cable provider, then it may be wise to invest in your own cable modem. Why? Have a look at your bill. If the cable company provided you with a modem, you might notice that it’s charging you a monthly lease fee.<p>This leasing option seems to be …

Inside the Doctor's Office: IT Band Syndrome

Dr. Metzl breaks down what IT band syndrome is, how to prevent it, and how to cure it.<p>Iliotibial band syndrome is a common ailment that afflicts many runners. In this video Dr. Jordan D. Metzl, a New York City based sports medicine physician, shows you how to recognize IT band syndrome, techniques …

7 Habits Of The Best Public Speakers

Want to nail that next presentation? Use these seven tips.<p>Whether it’s a keynote speech for thousands or a sales meeting for a dozen, we’ve all seen speakers who keep the audience hanging on every word—and those who have their audiences counting the minutes until they can leave the room. Some folks …

Open Your Electronics

The insides of your iPhone are not as fragile or as mysterious as they seem.<p>Is the fan on your laptop loud? Is your desktop computer running slow? Do you have an old phone you don't use because the headphone jack is busted or the screen is broken? Our electronics aren't as fragile or as mysterious …

One Reason For Netflix's Success -- It Treats Employees Like Grownups

If you’re one of the many Americans toiling away at a huge corporation, here are some things you’re probably familiar with: tracking vacation days, getting expenses approved and sitting through yearly performance reviews.<p>These are things salaried employees at Netflix don’t have to worry about.<p>They …

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One Thing Steve Jobs Did at Apple That Will Instantly Improve Your Productivity | Inc.com

Busy Work<p>So, if we are going to talk about productivity we need to get one thing straight from the outset; busy does not equate to productive.<p>Try this experiment; go around for a day and ask colleagues, "So, what did you do today?" Most of the answers will be along the lines of, "A lot, it was a …