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Wynton Marsalis Gives 12 Tips on How to Practice: For Musicians, Athletes, or Anyone Who Wants to Learn Something New

<i>Photo by Eric Delmar, Wikipedia Commons</i><p>Practicing for countless hours before we can be good at something seems burdensome and boring. Maybe that's …

How to Easily Organize the House and Keep It Clean

How to Easily Organize the House and Keep It Clean<p>Updated on November 12, 2017<p>How many times have you had a hectic day and decided to just leave the …

Breast Cancer

Teachers share 23 things they'd love to tell their students but can't

But some of these things, while perhaps controversial, could end up being a service to young people, if only someone would just tell them.<p>So we asked teachers everywhere to weigh in on the one thing they'd love to tell their students but can't, and more than 50 teachers shared their insights.<p>We've …

Standardized Testing

Meet the Cheap Airfare Site That Airlines Don't Want You to Know About

Skiplagged.com uses a little-known secret among frequent fliers to help people find cheaper plane tickets.<p>Tech-savvy travelers have been leaning on …

Get a Complete, College Level Education on Photography - For Free!

One of the most common questions that comes up when a noob is getting into Photography or is thinking about starting a photography business is, …

Photography

This Week in Fiction: Tessa Hadley on Fiction as Anthropology

<i>Your story in this week’s issue, “Dido’s Lament,” involves a chance encounter between two people who were once married but haven’t seen each other in years. As always, you’re so good at capturing character through small cultural signifiers—the fact that Lynette wears a bright-pink coat from a</i> …

3 Ways "Fear of Missing Out" Is Ruining Your Career Happiness (And Steps to Change)

You’ve felt it before. You’re at home on a Friday night with <i>Shark Tank</i> on the TV, a cold glass of Pinot Grigio in hand, feeling anxious and insecure …

Social Media

Young, Broke And Adventurous? Here Are 20 Destinations To Travel To In Your 20s

When you are in your 20s the entire world is evolving around you. You are young, beautiful, strong and relatively carefree, which makes you the …

Travel

Botanical Tattoos Inspired by Garden Walks by Pis Saro | Colossal

<p>Inspired by the botanical specimens she finds while walking through parks and gardens on her frequent travels, tattoo artist Pis Saro creates …

Art

8 ways to get people to take you more seriously

More than 50% of people don't feel respected at work, according to a global survey of more than 20,000 employees by the Harvard Business Review.<p>Maybe colleagues ignore your input in meetings. Perhaps they interrupt you or don't include you in important decisions.<p>It's easy to blame that on a bad …

The 9 Books Every Female Entrepreneur Should Read | Inc.com

Entrepreneurship comes with many challenges and just as many opportunities to learn from those who came before you. There are now countless books, podcasts and online courses and challenges to push you outside your comfort zone.<p>But female entrepreneurs face many unique challenges, particularly …

Self-improvement

Flop Or Fly: How To Tell If The Unemployed Candidate You're Interviewing Is Worth It

There is an old truism amongst job seekers: “The best way to get a job is to have a job.”<p>Likewise, most employers and business owners assume: “The best people to hire are the ones who have a great job.”<p>Not always so. You might be missing a diamond in the rough.<p>When I started Vanderbloemen Search …

Employment

16 Quotes that Show Us Life from a Different Perspective

Let me share three quick stories and some perspective-shifting life lessons with you…• “On my nursing shift at the hospital this evening, I was forced …

Stereotypes

My 10 Favorite DIY Projects!

Here are my 10 favorite DIY projects from Ryobi Nation! I have been posting DIY projects on Ryobi Nation for a couple years now but today I thought …

Lofts

15 pro travel tips no one ever tells you

THE REAL WORLD OF TRAVEL isn’t always glamorous. And while knowing how to take a stunning Insta photo is a skill, it won’t help you when you’ve lost …

The Arts

18 tips that will help you stay safe when you travel

We've put together a list of tips for doing just that, consulting Anthony Melchiorri, host of Travel Channel's "Hotel Impossible"; John Rose, an aviation and terrorism expert and COO of travel risk management company iJET; Daniel Durazo, the director of communications for Allianz Global Assistance …

Want To Radically Increase Your Emotional Intelligence? Stop These Toxic Habits, Like Now

Positive and happy people have really good boundaries. Here's what you will never see them doing.<p>Something is in the water. Everybody, it seems, is blogging, speaking, or doing research about the concept of happiness and freedom in the workplace.<p>Some call the new happiness movement frivolous. But …