Jerri Washington

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Awe-inspiring lightning storms – in pictures

Veteran storm chasers based in Darwin, in Australia’s Northern Territory, share their best images of wild weather

The Ultimate Start-Up Guide

Hard Won Advice from Venture CapitalistsMany of us love to read stories of the beginnings of Apple or Facebook. We imagine what those early days were …

Vox Sentences: Syria said it would evacuate Aleppo’s civilians. It bombed them instead.

<i>Vox Sentences is your daily digest for what's happening in the world, curated by Dara Lind and Dylan Matthews. Sign up for the Vox Sentences newsletter, delivered straight to your inbox Monday through Friday, or view the Vox Sentences archive for past editions.</i><p>A deadly bait and switch in Aleppo; …

Middle East

The Best Indoor Plants to Clear the Air, Literally

Aloe vera is a pretty magical little plant, and its medicinal properties are well known for treating minor cuts and burns. But there's another …

Creating Your PMP Study Plan - The Complete Guide

Stephen R. Covey, in his best-selling book The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, famously stated: “Start with the end in mind.” Applying this …

Vietnamese girls smuggled into China and sold as child brides

<b>Lao Cai, Vietnam (CNN) —</b> "When I woke up I didn't know that I was in China."<p>Lan remembers the night that changed her whole life.<p>While preparing for university along the border in northern Vietnam, a friend she met online asked her to a group dinner. When she was tired and wanted to go home, the …

Brides

President Obama Addresses The Nation’s Beauty Standards

and the stigma against black hair<p>All politics aside, the Obamas are one of the most fashionable families that this country has ever seen. (Say it ain't so, Jackie O.) Since the United States of America has been established, our society has always adhered to white, Eurocentric beauty standards. As …

Women of Color

The 4 Rituals That Will Make You an Expert at Anything

We hear a lot about “10,000 hours” being what it takes to become an expert. But the majority of people totally misunderstand the idea.<p>So I decided to …

Self-improvement

Gene Brown Is the Guy Who Finds the Rare Samples for All Your Favorite Hip-Hop Songs

Questlove, Pete Rock, Q-Tip, Just Blaze, and DJ Premier are just some of the legendary names who have turned to Gene Brown for sampling fodder.<p><i>Photo courtesy of Gene Brown</i><p>Long before Kanye West called on Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to help him achieve his dreams, he dialed Gene Brown.<p>Brown, a …

10 Kickstarter Projects You’re Going to Want to Put Your Money Behind in March 2016

Thanks to the power of crowdfunding, we’ve gotten to see a lot of pretty damn cool inventions come to life, like the Knix 8-in-1 Evolution Bra and or even this odd butter spray contraption. All in all, there’s a treasure trove of campaigns on crowdfunding sites like Indiegogo and Kickstarter that …

St. Vincent Says She Designed A Guitar With Room For Boobs

With her latest signature guitar, St. Vincent can seriously do no wrong.<p>In the interview, St. Vincent mentions, "I'm glad that another guitar exists that is sympathetic to the female form. I'm glad that that exists and I hope that people will enjoy…that men and women will enjoy the ergonomics. But …

SEO Has Evolved To Search 'Experience' Optimization

The last few years, search engines such as Google, Bing, and even Apple, have been upgrading their algorithms and machine learning processes to account for the end-user’s experience. But, since their algorithms are built upon the work completed by automated crawling bots (pieces of software that …

SEO

Oberlin Students and Alumni Reflect on Activism at the College

Last week, I asked Oberlin insiders to help explain a protest at the Ohio liberal-arts college. A small group of students there complained that the dining hall was engaging in offensive appropriation by serving poorly prepared sushi and inauthentic “bánh mì” sandwiches. Were they co-opting the …

PHOTO STORY: Biafra Is No Joke, These Photos Will Shock You

<b>For a few weeks now, agitations for the emancipation of the Biafran people have been going on in states within the southeastern region of Nigeria.</b> …

Top iPad apps gone free

We find the best iPad app gone free for you daily. Our appPicker PDI selects only the top iPad apps free for the day as they happen so you know they …

SG-2000 HYDROTHERAPY SPA

SG2000 Ultrasonic Hydrotherapy Spa: Product Preview

Hydrotherapy Tub treatment routine- MyoRelease Therapy(MyoRT)

BlackInTech: How to establish yourself as a thought leader

Jason Caston said he wanted to present himself as an expert several years ago when he started his technology consulting business.<p>“My whole approach to business was becoming a thought leader,” said Caston, founder of Frisco, Texas-based Caston Digital, which consults with faith-based institutions on …

Entrepreneurship

Role of Project Manager in Project Management Life Cycle

Project managers (PMs) play a key role in steering a project to success. He drives the team and helps them decide what, when, and how a project …

Project Management

6 Easy Ways To Make Your Home Look So Much Better

Style genius Emily Henderson shows you how to fix all your interior design woes.