Jason K

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How To Meditate: Meditation Made Simple For Beginners

Why meditate?<p>Meditation is a powerful tool that can reduce stress, help our physical health, ease chronic pain and support better sleep. Meditation has also been proven to improve mental and emotional wellbeing.<p>On a deeper level, meditation can help open us to the cosmic universe (or spiritual …

This Meditation Exercise Builds Mental Muscle and Cures Procrastination

Imagine always having the strongest mind in the room.<p>That would mean being smart, sure.<p>But more importantly, you’d be grounded and unflappable. No …

Mindfulness

'100 Places in Italy' author leads women's tour of Florence, from the Uffizi to a Tuscan spa

Susan Van Allen, author of "100 Places in Italy Every Woman Should See," is hosting a women-only tour of Florence this fall.<p>Highlights include guided tours of the Santa Maria Novella church and Uffizi Gallery, cooking and ceramics painting classes, and relaxing in the thermal waters of the Grotta …

How the Tesla Model 3 could trigger the collapse of the traditional auto industry

Clean tech consultant Julian Cox made some interesting points about the coming disruption of the auto industry in a presentation at CleanTechnica’s …

This cute little robot can teach your kid (and you) how to code

Teaching kids to code is probably something that will be part of school curriculum in the not-so-distant future or at least it should be. Being able to code is an invaluable skill and learning at a young age leaves time for ample discovery and exploration.<p>However, as anyone who has ever tried to …

10 Reasons You Should Lease a Car

I have been around the auto industry for 30 years starting my career there. I have been lucky enough to work with the top car dealers and manufacturers in the world. As an automotive-insider I know all the tricks of the business. When people find out about my connection with the auto business they …

Don’t Use Round Numbers in a Negotiation

What is the best way to start a negotiation about money: by offering a round sum, like $10, or a more precise one, like $10.20?<p>Many people gravitate toward the former. But is this actually the most effective way to get what you want? Petri Hukkanen of the Boston Consulting Group and I tested this …