Jacob Mgemela

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How to Feel Confident & Less Self-Conscious in the Bedroom

We're often given the advice to get out of our heads and live in the moment during sex, but it's hard to know how to feel confident when you're naked in front of another person. While we would all ideally be comfortable with every part of our bodies (and power to you if you already are!), that's …

Self-awareness

3 Steps One Entrepreneur Took to 10x Her Startup Growth

In today's hyper-competitive entrepreneurial landscape, differentiation is everything.<p>The dot-com boom of the 90s attracted many entrepreneurs into believing that almost anybody had a shot of making it big. For a time, it seemed all you needed was an alluring IPO and nerves of steel to raise …

Entrepreneurship

Meditation helped me save $25,000 and get my financial act together

Eleven years ago, before I began meditating, I had so many good things in my life. I'd graduated with a master's degree from an Ivy League college, had a great job as a licensed clinical social worker and was celebrating one year of marriage to a wonderful man with whom I could travel the world.<p>But …

4 Mistakes Every Startup Makes

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Business Strategy

The 7 Best Motivational Books of 2016

While 2016 was a difficult year politically, it was a great year for motivational books.<p>During this month and next, I'm revealing my picks for the best business books of the year, first by category and finally (on December 16) the very best of the best.<p>This post contains the top seven books of the …

Motivation

Steal This Look: A Small and Neat Kitchen in Melbourne

Architect Sarah Trotter of Hearth Studio set out to redesign a 1970s kitchen on the garden level of a house in Melbourne, Australia. The compact …

5 Big Data And Analytics Learning Resources That Most People Miss (But Shouldn't)

It’s 2016, and pretty much everybody who’s interested in analytics (or politics or sports) has read a bit of FiveThirtyEight. Nate Silver and other bloggers write compelling posts that explain the thinking behind the predictions, so that’s a good educational resource for budding data analysts. …

Big Data

How Google's AI taught itself to create its own encryption

As machine learning becomes ubiquitous, robots will be tasked with handling increasingly more sensitive and private data. In order to help protect …

10 tiny but perfect bathrooms

Tiny bathrooms can be a bit of a challenge when it comes to design. More often than not, we tend to feel like we're playing a real-life Tetris game …

Interior Design

The $20 Billion Arctic Pipeline That Will Haunt Canada Forever

It’s considered the “greatest construction project” ever. Four decades on, low oil and gas prices may finally put Canada’s plans for the Mackenzie Gas Project to rest.<p>The vision came to Jonas Antoine during a drum session with the other men of the tribe. Jonas is not a medicine man, but it was a …