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Create Memorable Customer Experiences with These Strategies

"The most disruptive thing in the market is not technology, but rather the customer," proclaimed Salesforce Global Customer Growth and Innovation …

Build This Stylish Tripod Camping Stool That Looks Great Anywhere

From the campsite to the park, this tripod stool slings over your shoulder and is at the ready for your next break.<p>Folding tripod stools are a dime a dozen, but these mass-produced pieces of metal tubing with a plastic canvas seat are throwaway products with no soul. You can build your own stools …

Camping

64 places you can learn to code online for free

This way, you can discover what you like (and more importantly don't) before financially investing in a certain set of courses.<p>However, there are so many free resources, classes, and books to pick from! It's easy to become overwhelmed. (Ever hear of too much of a good thing?!)<p>To make things easier, …

Programming

A couple who quit their jobs to spend 7 months traveling the world explain how they stretched $8,000 across 13 countries

"We thought we'd do all of Italy, all of Greece, and all of Croatia," Gallagher recalls — but then they started crunching the numbers.<p>"We realized it could easily be a $10,000 or $20,000 trip," he tells Business Insider.<p>That's when the idea of living<i>,</i> rather than vacationing, abroad surfaced.<p>"Alex …

Santa Monica

How to extend your Mac's desktop to a TV or iPad

Your Mac provides various ways to help you work well within the constraints of a single display, but sometimes extending your workspace onto a second …

Smart TV

How to Get and Stay Motivated Every Single Day

How can you be motivated if you don't know where you're headed?<p><i>How do I get motivated every single day? originally appeared on Quora--the knowledge-sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Matthew Jones, life coach and personal-growth expert,</b> …

Motivation

The Property Brothers' Design Cheat Sheet That You Need

In their new book Dream Home, the HGTV hosts reveal a few essential measurements—from area rug size to chandelier height—that'll help you decorate …

Conflicts Between Science And Spirituality Are Rooted In Your Brain

The standoff between science and religion -- between fact-based and faith-based ways of thinking and explaining the world -- is nearly as old as human thought itself.<p>In fact, the conflict may be rooted in the very structure of our brains, according to research published last week in the journal …

Research

You're Probably Storing and Prepping Your Produce Wrong

Use these seven tips to get the most nutritional bang per bite from carrots, pears, leafy greens, berries, and more.<p>Many of my clients assume they …

Nutrition

The unique internet search site your students don’t know about

The Wayback Machine is a reference tool for the internet Age as basic as a dictionary. When was the last time you saw a student use it?When I’m …

Digital Citizenship

Hackspirit.org

Raspberry Pi User Guide: Getting started with Scratch, Arduino

Introducing the Raspberry Pi User Guide from the Quick and Easy Series offered by Dogwood Apps!<br>What exactly is a Raspberry Pi?<p>Raspberry Pi is a …

Hindu View of Christian Salvation

Christian conversion is based upon the promise of forgiveness of all sins and everlasting salvation by belief in Jesus. It is important that Hindus …

Theology

9 Mental Habits That Can Make You Feel Bitter

Over the course of our lives, we run across all types of people—and the fact that we're prone to classifying them as "types" shows just how much we …

Self-help

50 documentaries you need to see

Ten of the best nonfiction film-makers today choose their own favourites, from serial killer stories and studies in the horrors of war to meta pranks<p>• Storyville’s Nick Fraser on the power of the documentary form<p>• Watch the Guardian’s documentaries<p><b>Joshua Oppenheimer</b><p><b>The Texan director’s feature</b> …

Filmmaking

3 Shortcuts to Success Every High Achiever Uses (That You Don’t)

Yes, there is a shortcut to success, and it’s not working harder — it’s working smarter.<p>The other day, someone commented on a Facebook post of mine …

How to monitor all 3 credit scores free on iPhone

There are lots of finance apps available for iPhone these days. Some of them make tasks that used to be painfully irritating easier than ever — like monitoring your credit report and viewing your credit scores. Even better, if you have the right combination of finance apps, you can regularly …

7 science-backed tips for reading faster and retaining more

But as modern readers, it's hard to find time to spend in their company.<p>Adding to that is the fact that, even when we do find the time, it's not always a given that we'll retain what we've read.<p>But what if we could? Would you feel more confident at work? Would you start a new project? Would you be …

The Brain

Get $149 worth of photo editing tools free from Google right now

Would you like to get $149 of photo-editing software for free right now? Of course you would! And you’re in luck because Google has made its premium …

Tutorials

The 7 Biggest Mistakes Travelers Make at Machu Picchu

Simon Willis<p>Don't you dare try to make this trek hung over.<p>Like getting drunk on pisco sours at 8,000 feet.<p>When visiting one of the most spectacular …

Machu Picchu

How to Start a Business With (Almost) No Money

<i>This piece was originally published on Entrepreneur.</i><p>You’re excited to start a business. Maybe you have an idea, or you’re just fascinated with the …

Small Business

4 Ways to Learn Anything in 20 Hours

<i>“Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.”</i> — Mahatma Gandhi<p>What if you could learn anything in 20 hours, what would …

Self-improvement

Thirteen tough questions every couple should ask for a successful marriage

"If you don't deal with an issue before marriage, you deal with it while you're married," said Robert Scuka, the executive director of the National …

Self-sufficiency

Well-respected professor predicts a top law school will close soon, and 'we may never see it coming'

"In 2 to 4 years, a university administration will shut down a top law school and we may never see it coming," Dorothy A. Brown, a professor of tax law at Emory University School of Law, wrote in a column for Forbes on Thursday.<p>Brown previously predicted the demise of law schools last year, citing …

College & University

10 books that will change the way you live your life

Whether the focus is getting out of bed as soon as the alarm goes off, getting a creative project off the ground, kicking procrastination forever, or figuring out — hallelujah! — what to do for a career, we're all works in progress.<p>But finding the path that'll get us there is a torturous, tender, …

Self-improvement

Backyard BBQ Beef Brisket Recipe

<b>Description:</b> While this brisket is called backyard, there is nothing ordinary about the taste. During preparation, be sure to trim heavy fat and …

5 Powerful Mind Hacks to Read 10X More Books This Year

Unlike articles that can be written in a matter of hours, well-written books take several years of research, writing, and editing.

A Simple Piece Of Plastic Could Slash Pancreatic Cancer Death Rates

Why send a toxic drug through the whole body when you can treat a specific organ?<p>Pancreatic cancer is relatively rare–it’s the third-leading cause of cancer death. It’s what killed Steve Jobs, Patrick Swayze, and Sally Ride.<p>The pancreas is located in the middle of a person’s belly, surrounded by …

17 One-Pot Spring Dinners That Go Way Beyond Pasta

Once spring rolls around, the weather pleads for you to spend more time outside rather than in the kitchen cooking elaborate meals and then having to clean up a ton of dishes. You already know all about the magical world of sheet-pan dinner recipes, but some of these one-pot meals are so quick, …

Cooking