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To Handle Increased Stress, Build Your Resilience

Wherever you live or work, stress is on the rise. According to the International Labour Organization, workers in developed and developing countries are facing increasing strain at work. The onslaught of mounting stressors include global challenges, such as climate change, terrorism, and political …

Management

A teacher asked an artist to make her look 'super cool' using Photoshop — and his unexpected response is delighting the internet

An artist is going viral after he surprised a teacher who asked to be Photoshopped into a "super cool" version of herself.<p>On Sunday, graphic designer James Fridman tweeted a screenshot of an email exchange he had with a teacher named Miss Leaver. The woman had sent Fridman a short message asking …

Steve Wozniak had $70,000 in bitcoin stolen after falling for a simple, yet perfect, scam

Steve Wozniak, the co-founder of Apple AAPL, -1.30% who is widely considered to be a tech genius, made a rudimentary and expensive mistake …

Identity Theft

This Facebook recruiting initiative turned a psychology major into a sought-after product manager

When Jasmine Xu graduated from Dartmouth in 2016, she never thought she'd have a career in tech.<p>She had double-majored in psychology and geography, not computer science, after all. While she had interned at a pair of Silicon Valley tech companies, including the cloud storage provider Box, and had …

Woman goes on Tinder date completely naked - but her date doesn't notice for a long time

Deciding what to wear on a first date is hard. Some people spend ages rummaging through their wardrobes and getting opinions from their mates.<p>But one …

Ethereum founder warns cryptocurrencies 'could drop to near zero at any time'

The founder of Ethereum, the second most valuable cryptocurrency in the world, has warned that cryptocurrencies "could drop to near zero at any time."<p>To those interested in investing, 24-year-old Russian-Canadian programmer and writer Vitalik Buterin also suggested: "Don't put in more money than …

Bitcoin's Problems Have No Simple Solution

This article started off as a fairly simple look at how Bitcoin (COIN) (OTCQX:GBTC) compares to digital payment solutions such as Visa (V) and …

Big marketers like Airbnb and eBay are using Facebook to see which ads are a waste of money

Airbnb has always relied on data to drive its marketing. But testing how well different ads perform with different audiences and on different platforms — and then ideally shifting budgets to the ads or tactics that were performing the best — wasn't part of the marketing mix until two years …

How One Guy Used YouTube To Get Thousands Of Teens To Donate $75,000 To Charity

This weekend, Franta headlined the inTOUR LA convention in Pasadena, California, along with a dozen other YouTubers and Viners — all with hundreds of thousands (and for some, millions) of fans, followers, and subscribers across all social media platforms.<p>Franta, who makes vlog-style videos, has …

The Best Beaches in The World

40 reasons to start planning your winter getaway ASAP.<p>Whether you're looking for a quick weekend getaway, the ultimate surf or are planning the trip of a lifetime, a beach vacation is always a good idea. To get you inspired, here are some of the world's most beautiful beaches from South Beach to …

Doris Lessing: a model for every writer coming from the back of beyond

Wonderful Doris Lessing has died. You never expect such rock-solid features of the literary landscape to simply vanish. It's a shock.<p>I first encountered Lessing on a park bench in Paris in 1963. I was a student, living on baguettes, oranges and cheese, as one did, and suffering from a stomach …

8 Lucrative Tips for Selling Articles to Magazines and Websites

<i>This column is excerpted from Create Your Writer Platform, from Writer’s Digest Books.</i><p>Article writing can be great for your career as a writer: …

Writing

Why Children's Writers Should Write & Publish Short Stories

<b>1. Because it’s fun.</b> If you don’t enjoy writing short stories, then never mind: you probably shouldn’t be doing it. But if you’re avoiding writing …

How To Think Like A Writer

Writing isn't easy. In fact, it can be painfully difficult. Why? Because it's thinking, but on paper. "To write well is to think clearly. That's why it's so hard," said Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author David McCullough.<p>Many great writers, including Joan Didion and Don DeLillo, have said …

The Telling Detail

Some authors have the uncanny ability to bring their novels to life using rich, telling details.<p>I'm not talking about using heaps of description. …

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Sleep Test Will Tell You If You Need to Catch More Zs

Everyone can probably benefit from a few extra Zs at night, but is your lack of sleep at the level of sleep deprivation?<p>In a new video from YouTube …