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15 Free Online Resources That Will Make You Smarter

Learning the new skills necessary to start a new business can be expensive, but fortunately the initiative for free, high-quality, educational resources online has only continued to grow in the past few years.<p>Below are some of the resources available to learn more about marketing, entrepreneurship, …

Beheading Infidels: How Allah 'Heals the Hearts of Believers'

<b>Note: MEF has blurred or excluded some of the beheading photos displayed in the</b> <b>original FrontPage article</b><b>.</b><p>To understand why the Islamic State not …

Islam

The Ultimate Breakfast Smoothie

It has everything you need for an incredibly nutritious meal<p>This blueberry breakfast smoothie may be the definition of a perfectly balanced breakfast. Created by <i>Men’s Health</i> Nutrition Adviser Michael Roussell, Ph.D., it has a healthy 42-gram dose of protein—which will help you feel fuller the rest …

Top 10 Ways to Defeat Distractions and Get Your Work Done

No matter how zen you are, it can be hard to focus on the work in front of you—especially when it's something you don't want to do. Unfortunately, …

9 Slimming Smoothie Recipes

Sip up and slim down. Quick and easy to prepare, these smoothie recipes are packed with refreshing fruits and MUFAs (monounsaturated fatty acids)—the …

Healthy Eating

Are You Ready? Here Are The Top 10 Skills For The Future

As big disruptive shifts hit the workplace we all get taken out of our comfort zones. Whereas once we felt in control, the stakes are evolving rapidly and our ability to adapt is falling behind. If we consider the recent gallup poll results that indicates that only a mere 30% of the workforce is …

So Here's Why Everyone Is Starting Sentences With The Word 'So'

Fast Company recently attacked the use of "so" at the start of sentences, claiming it insults your audience, undermines your credibility, and demonstrates discomfort with the subject matter.<p>But linguistically, the use of "so" at the beginning of sentences can serve an important function.<p>Facebook …

6 Things I Wish I Knew When I Bought My First House

New homebuyers have made every mistake in the book – I even made a few myself when I bought my first home. They’ve overpaid, overspent, and bought homes they just could not afford. And most of the time, these critical missteps happen simply because buyers aren’t informed or don’t ask the right …

7 Ways to Boost Your Creativity

<i>Creativity can seem innate, but like many things, it is actually a delicate balance of nature and nurture. In other words, creative thinking can be</i> …

How To Make Your Goals Work For You, Period | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

If you are reading this right now, it simply means that you are having tough times achieving your goals. Perhaps, you set your goals but you fail to …

Motivation

Like Other Parts of Your Business, Creativity Needs to Be Cultivated

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurs have a unique opportunity to shape a company’s culture from the get-go. Simply putting a business plan together, hoping to employ the right people, and letting the culture emerge as a byproduct of the talent you’ve …

Creativity

Watch incredible CCTV footage of ghost PUSHING man to the ground and DRAGGING him along corridor

Video Loading<p>This extraordinary CCTV footage captures the moment a ghostly apparition PUSHES a man to the ground before dragging him along a corridor.<p>…

Artist: Natalia Rudzina https://www.facebook.com/rudsina?fref=photo Posted by Lara Hg

Artist: Paul Hedley Description: Paul Hedley spending his childhood in Chatham, Kent. He studied art at Medway College of Art from 1966-68, and then later at Maidstone College of Art where he was awarded the Diploma in Art and Design. Paul Hedley has been painting ever since he can remember. An education based on traditional art techniques of drawing and painting plus the influence the French artists Edgar Degas 1834-1917 and Edouard Vuillard 1868-1940 have influenced the development of his art works. Source: http://www.tuttartpitturasculturapoesiamusica.com/2011/09/paul-hedley-1947-england.html Posted by Lara Hg

Artist: Claude Monet (1840-1926) Misty Morning on the Seine in Blue (1897) Posted by Nicoletta

Branching #Table by Gradient Matter

Artist: Anton Yakutovych Description: Ukraine/France Source: http://www.antonyakutovych.com/Welcome_2.0.html Posted by Lara

Artist: John William Waterhouse (1849-1917) Ophelia (1899) Posted by Nicoletta

Running On Air: Breathing Technique

A revolutionary way to breathe can help you run better and sidestep injury.<p><i>This article was adapted from Running on Air: The Revolutionary Way to Run Better by Breathing Smarter, by Budd Coates, M.S., and Claire Kowalchik (Rodale, 2013). The book teaches how to use the principles and methods of</i> …

Yoga