KUSH

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The Best Ways for Getting Sharper Photos

I'm sure we've all experienced focusing problems.You know - you have an otherwise pretty good shot, but the subject is just ever so slightly out of …

How to capture great sunset photographs

Sunsets are one of the most common subjects for a photographer. There’s a certain majesty in watching the sun slowly go down, marking the end of a …

Astrophotography Tutorial: 4 Tips for Taking Stellar Shots of Nighttime Skies (VIDEO)

You may be surprised to learn that long-exposure photography at night can be accomplished without any specialized equipment, and if you watch this …

Astrophotography

These 13 words and 10 tips will help salespeople close more deals faster

And according to marketing-software maker HubSpot, there are certain words salespeople should use to boost their chances of closing more deals, and, beyond that, there are certain characteristics common to top salespeople.

Every Photographer Needs to Hear Pye Jirsa's Speech on Photography

As photographers, it is tempting to get a little defensive or protective of your knowledge. You worked hard to get the skill you have. You …

Astrophotography: How to Shoot Long Exposures at Night

In this video, Mango Street will go over some tips to shooting a starry night sky. Post your long exposures to Instagram with #MangoStreetNight.<p><b>THE</b> …

Small Business Sales Trends: 5 Tips For Selling To Millennials

Marketing to millennials breaks away from the traditional methods we’ve seen used on baby boomers and the Gen Xers. Millenials are one of the fastest …

Public Relations

50 Free Marketing Tools Any Small Business Can Use - Small Business Trends

You’re a small business. You need to market your products and services to establish yourself on the market and edge ahead of competitors. Though your …

Infographics

10 Things That Make Your Online Presence Look Less Professional

Unsplash / PixabayWith 36% of small business shoppers looking for new businesses through online research, it’s important to have an online presence. …

Getting out of Auto: Understanding the focusing modes on your camera

When trying to understand what different focusing modes are for, it's important to have a basic grasp of exactly what focus is in terms of …

Essentials of Composition for Landscape Photography

In this free webinar, Robert Rodriguez Jr explains the basic principles of composition for landscape photography, and share three tips to improve …

Photography Tips

What Qualifications Should Your Life Insurance Broker Have? Part One: The Importance of the Life Insurance Specialist

Life insurance is the foundation of your financial portfolio. While you may think that’s an exaggeration, life insurance protects against the most …

Retirement

10 Questions To Ask Yourself When Considering Life Insurance Options

Image: iStock<p>Are you at the point where you're considering life insurance? Maybe it's something you've been thinking about, or perhaps you have a …

Personal Finance

Five little lines that will help you save big on taxes

If you want to save money, dust off your 2016 tax return.<p>Back in April, after your preparer filed your Form 1040, you probably took your refund or …

A selfie could become the new way to obtain life insurance

The software can tell, for example, if the applicant is a smoker by the lines on their face, given their age.<p>Karl Ricanek jnr, co-founder and chief …

Insurance Industry

How to Make the Jump from Amateur to Professional Photographer

What makes a pro photographer a pro? How do you do it? Do you just wake up one day and the photo gods anoint you a pro? Do you have to pass the pro …

Reality TV

Insurers make Obamacare deadline decisions, but can still drop out

A relative newcomer to health insurance intends to enter or expand on the Affordable Care Act exchanges in five states at today’s filing deadline, improving the outlook for Obamacare but hardly eliminating the grave threat Trump administration-spawned uncertainty poses.<p>Oscar Health, started in …

Are We Living in a Yog a nation

The Indian health story needs a re-write, and the Health sector should be one of the major concerns for the government, as to be the fastest growing …

Yoga

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Helpful Advice on Getting Your Photos Printed Professionally

Have you ever had your photos professionally printed? It’s one thing to have your images stored away on a computer or SD card somewhere, but taking …

Yoga Works as Well as Physical Therapy for Back Pain

Another study is touting the benefits of yoga—this time, for people with back problems. The new research put yoga head-to-head against physical …

Yoga

Look We Love: Plank Ceilings

We may have reached peak shiplap for walls, but there's a new spot where planks feel so much fresher: The ceiling. Though they're often coupled with …

Trumpcare Cuts Taxes by $1 Trillion. Will You Save on Your Tax Bill?

Take a close look at the tax rules that will change if Trumpcare passes.<p>The American Health Care Act, a.k.a. Trumpcare, affects much more than just …

You Can't Make Good Business Decisions With Bad Data: Do You Know The 3 Rs Of Financial Reporting?

I’m going to let you in on a secret: The best businesses—those that really boost the wealth and happiness of the business owner—are not built on intuition or luck.<p>As much as we would like to think that great entrepreneurs have some kind of special gift, the best among us simply know how to <b>create</b> …

An ex-plumber from Australia invented a $179 earpiece that can translate 8 languages in real-time

Lingmo International, a startup based in West Gosford north of Sydney, launched its TranslateOne2One earpiece at the UN's Artificial Intelligence for Good Summit in Geneva, revealing that IBM Watson machine learning technology had been used for its algorithms.<p>Traditionally, converting one language …

Genetic testing leaves some excluded from life insurance

Even though, given her medical history, she thinks it unlikely she would be able to get life insurance cover, she says no one should be discriminated …

Molecular Biology

Learn how to get the perfect exposure every time

A camera’s built in meter often does a great job of making a “correct” exposure, but it’s not always what the photographer wants to capture. Despite …

A Timeline of Health Insurance, From the 1900s to Today