Kristo Girma

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10 Psychological Tricks That Can Make Your Life Much Easier

If you feel like you’re the awkward person at social events or you struggle to enter into conversations because you’re shy, it can impact your social …

Ten books you should read this September

A new novel from Jonathan Safran Foer, a new Kafka translation and a panoramic history of time travel all feature in this month’s round-up of books to look out for.

5 Old-School Leg Workouts that Will Work Forever

Leg Day has become somewhat ceremonial for men. If you’re new to weightlifting, though, is there anything more daunting? Are you doing the moves …

15 uses for your phone's camera (other than taking selfies)

13 Soothing Books To Read When Everything Hurts

It's hard to care for yourself in a world that insists your life doesn't matter. These books might help.

Books

The Supreme Contemplation

One of the best ways to prepare for death is to acknowledge that we really are going to die. We’re falling in the dark and have no idea when we’ll …

Spirituality

Breakfast isn't the most important meal of the day, says scientist

Claims that breakfast is the most important meal of the day have little scientific basis, a study suggests.<p>Dieticians and health experts have long promoted the benefits of eating breakfast as an energy booster and a way to kick-start the metabolism.<p>But the idea that skipping this meal makes you …

Life Reimagined

Microsoft launches its Planner project management app

After launching a preview for select customers last September, Microsoft is now rolling out free access to Planner, its project management app, to all users of its Office 365 productivity suite.<p>The tool lets you plan projects for your team, whether it’s for your business, school or non-profit …

Is Banksy finally going to reveal his identity?

<b>His true identity has been one of the best-kept secrets in pop culture.</b><p>But Banksy might finally be unmasked, as the artist plans to atend an awards …

For Those With High Standards: 8 Ways to Tell If a Person Is Relationship Material

I spent my early dating life exploring - figuring out what I want and don't want, what I like and could do without. What came from this time was a really clear picture of the kind of relationship I wanted, the kind of person I would like to be close to and the kind of person I would like to …

10 Exercises to Develop the Best Forearms in the Gym

“Walk into any gym in the world on any given day and you’ll see most guys—be it bodybuilders, powerlifters, CrossFitters, and or weekend …

Creating Hallucinations Without Drugs Is Surprisingly Easy

Try this at home, but don't blame us if things get weird.<p>The human brain is a remarkable thing. It can do things our primate relatives are thousands …

6 Ways to Convert Prospects into Clients with Emotional Intelligence

People may believe that decisions are based on logic only, but the brain doesn't work that way. Here's how to make your prospect's decision easy with emotionally intelligent marketing.<p>A few weeks ago I attended an event as a guest expert with my radio co-host Kevin Harrington, one of the original …

UK banks approve fewer mortgages, new tax still fuelling demand - BBA

LONDON - British banks approved fewer mortgages in February than in January, when they hit a nearly two-year high, but demand was pushed up again by the approach of a higher tax on buy-to-let properties, industry figures showed.<p>A "For Sale" sign is seen in from of a house in London, Britain October …

Property (UK)

Nine incredibly helpful influencer marketing tools

Thankfully there is an easier way. There are a number of brilliant tools out there that can help you kickstart your influencer marketing efforts with …

Marketing

A Step-by-Step Guide to Advertising on Instagram

Instagram advertising is blowing up. In the five months since Instagram opened its doors to all advertisers, more than 200,000 brands have started …

Denmark world's happiest country, Burundi least: new report shows

ROME (Reuters) - Denmark overtook Switzerland as the world’s happiest place, according to a report on Wednesday that urged nations regardless of wealth to tackle inequality and protect the environment.<p>People wave Danish flags as they celebrate the 75th birthday of Denmark's Queen Margrethe, who is …

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