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Exclusive: North Korea would use nukes if 'forced,' official says

<b>Pyongyang, North Korea (CNN) —</b> When officials informed us that we'd be granted a sit-down interview with a high-ranking member of North Korea's inner circle with no preconditions, it was a real surprise.<p>Senior figures in Pyongyang don't do interviews, especially not with the international press.<p>"I …

North Korea

How to Boost Your Kids' Critical Thinking Skills? + Apps & Tools to Help

21st century education isn't just about making students able to get good marks. Its main aim is to develop some certain set of skills, so called 21st …

Why we need to listen to the real experts in science

If we want to use scientific thinking to solve problems, we need people to appreciate evidence and heed expert advice.<p>But the Australian suspicion of …

How to Really Teach Critical Thinking

All first year students at the University of Technology Sydney could soon be required to take a compulsory maths course in an attempt to give them …

Project Management Dashboard Template Excel Download

<b>Excel</b> <b>templates</b> been used in today scenario in different business according to nature of project plan. <b>Dashboard</b> configured software has everything …

Project Management

Dynamic project management: Managing projects with MindManager

Mind mapping software can help you plan, execute and manage projects from start to finish. Its visual format is ideally suited to project design. But …

Is Everyone a Project Manager Now?

Back in 2011, I asked a simple question: ‘Is project management no longer a niche capability but just a core skill that everyone needs in business …

Project Management

Common Project Manager Mistakes: #2 We Don't Have Time for Risk Management - Project Management Hut

Common Project Manager Mistakes: #2 We Don’t Have Time for Risk Management<br>By Samuel T. Brown, III, PMP, Global Knowledge Course Director and …

Which Project Management certification to go for?

If you are looking out for a Project Management certification you should read this blogpost before deciding upon which one to go for.<p>Project …

10 Ways To Be A Better Employee In 2015

Resolve to be better at your job this year with these small changes to your daily work life.<p>Most of us start the New Year hoping to be better versions of ourselves.<p>Our work lives, especially, are an easily quantified place to improve: We’re rewarded for jobs well done in promotions or raises, and …

Systematic - Set goals, track time & build habits - appPicker

"We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit."<br>Aristotle<p>-= Systematic is a unique self-tracking tool that analyses your …

5 Forward-Looking Ideas To Help You Be A More Effective Leader In 2015

The beginning of the year is a time to take one’s eye off the rear view mirror and look ahead. People want to follow leaders who are confident and optimistic – not weighed down by the past but moving forward. With that in mind, here are 5 forward-looking ideas to help you be a more effective leader …

Leadership

Conversion Rates: 13 Content Marketing Strategies Every Business Must Implement

Ever since traditional forms of advertising have taken a backseat, businesses of all sizes are relying solely on digital marketing strategies to pull …

Marketing

14 Skills Entrepreneurs Need to Win Clients | Inc.com

No matter how great of an idea you have, your success as an entrepreneur comes down to securing paying clients. How else can you expect your business to thrive? But, how can you effectively win over clients who are willing to buy into what you're selling? Honing the following 14 skills will put you …

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5 Simple Things That Will Make Your Life Better

<b>1) Want to be happy?</b><p>It’s more about perspective than anything else. Write down three good things that happen to you every day.<p>Via Flourish: A …

4 Tips to Live a Balanced, Happy Life with Fewer Regrets

<b>“Happiness is not a matter of intensity but of balance and order and rhythm and harmony.” ~Thomas Merton</b><p>Balance has become an ever-elusive thing …

Happiness

Police reportedly arrest UK hacker behind gaming network attacks

Lizard Squad probably shouldn't have bragged about being impossible to track following its cyberattacks against the PlayStation Network and Xbox Live. According to both <i>The Daily Dot</i> and a Thames Valley Police report, law enforcement arrested alleged group member Vinnie Omari on December 29th -- not …

Sony execs used old BlackBerrys found in a basement after getting hacked

With its computer systems crippled worldwide, Sony executives did what any of us would do: turn to simpler technologies to get them moving again. According to <i>The Wall Street Journal</i>and <i>The New York Times</i>, that tech included notepads, a manual paycheck machine, and also a stash of BlackBerrys found …

Messaging Apps Will Be Bigger Than Social Networks In 2015

Venture capitalist Fred Wilson believes "the social media phase of the internet ended" this year. He says messaging apps have replaced social media apps, where families rely on apps like WhatsApp to communicate with each other instead of Facebook.<p>Data seems to support this idea: Based on the …

Global economy should be on the up in 2015

<b>What prospect does the New Year hold for the world economy?</b><p>The outlook that emerges from many forecasts is perhaps best described as "not bad", though inevitably there are risks, some of them quite substantial.<p>The International Monetary Fund, for example, predicts global growth this year of 3.8% …