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PSA: Résumés With These 5 Qualities Get the Most Attention

Résumés are par for the course in any job application process. They're the critical pieces of paper (or, let's be honest, PDF files) that get you …

Employment

Ask the Headhunter: Why was my job offer rescinded when I tried to negotiate?

<b>Question:</b> I passed the interview and got a verbal offer but I asked for a day to think about it. I like the overall package, but I tried to negotiate …

Employment

Wi-Fi security is starting to get its biggest upgrade in over a decade

WPA3 certification starts today<p>Wi-Fi devices have been using the same security protocol for over a decade. But today, that’ll begin to change: the Wi-Fi Alliance, which oversees adoption of the Wi-Fi standard, is beginning to certify products that support WPA3, the successor to the WPA2 security …

Wi-Fi

Hearing loss is treatable, says Brett Lee

New Delhi, May 30 (IANS) Creating awareness about Universal Newborn Hearing Screening (UNHS), former Australian cricket sensation Brett Lee on …

Ear Nerve Damage Symptoms

The ear nerve is known by several names including the vestibulocochlear nerve, the auditory nerve, the acoustic nerve, and the eighth cranial nerve. …

Difficulties With Phone Conversations in Fibromyalgia and ME/CFS

Have you come to hate talking on the telephone since you've had fibromyalgia or chronic fatigue syndrome? It's a common thing with people frequently …

Handsfree

How to stop feeling so exhausted all the time

Our computers and emails follow us everywhere, leaving barely a minute to relax.<p>Our attention is split and drained by tasks, duties, stimuli, and anxieties.<p>Even worse, the line between work and life could not be more blurred, as we are always reachable by some device; always (in theory) able to go …

Inversion: The billionaire thinking skill you were never taught in school

“All I want to know is where I’m going to die, so I’ll never go there.”<p>These are the famous words of Charlie Munger, the business partner of Warren …

Self-improvement

The 19th-Century Crank Who Tried to Tell Us About the Microbiome

Science, we are told, advances one funeral at a time1, but sometimes it progresses through resurrections.<p>The French chemist Antoine Béchamp …

Biology

High gastrointestinal microbial diversity and clinical outcome in graft-versus-host disease patients

Perspective |<p>Open | Published: 14 June 2018<p>Florent Malard,<br>• Cyrielle Gasc,<br>• Emilie Plantamura &<br>• Joël Doré<p><i>Bone Marrow Transplantation</i> (2018) | Download …

Microbiology

Hate being in meetings all day? Here's why I like 'agile' at work

<b>OPINION:</b> Former Australian prime minister John Howard rarely used speechwriters and often spoke from notes rather than prepared text, it was reported …

Management

18 Things I Want My Teenage Son To Know

As we wrap up another school year (7th and 11th grades), I can’t help but feel nostalgia, excitement, sadness and pride, all at the same time with my …

Parenting

Without a Doubt, the 9 Best Documentaries on Amazon Prime Will Change Your Life

If you're a regular MyDomaine reader, you've no doubt noticed I've been watching a lot of documentaries lately. In the past few months, I've scrolled …

Love Stories

This 'I'm on Vacation' Auto-Reply Email Is Freaking Brilliant

Why should you be burdened with digging through two weeks of emails the moment you get back?<p>It's hard or even impossible to relax on vacation when you constantly have to answer emails. (Is that a vacation, really?) That's why most people set an "out of office" email response, promising that you'll …

Productivity

The secret to... raising unentitled children

<b>Beware prioritising material possessions over time spent with your child.</b> Children are like sponges and will soak up what’s around them, so your actions are important. If you want – and get – stuff all the time, they will expect that, too. Spend time with them, listen to them, talk to them. Help …

Parenting

9 signs you’re dealing with an emotional manipulator

We all know what it feels like to be emotionally manipulated. It can be extremely effective, which is why some unscrupulous individuals do it so much.<p>…

Emotional Intelligence

Why eight hours a night isn’t enough, according to a leading sleep scientist

For something that we spend a third of our lives doing (if we’re lucky), sleep is something that we know relatively little about. “Sleep is actually a relatively recent discovery,” says Daniel Gartenberg, a sleep scientist who is currently an assistant adjunct professor in biobehavioral health at …

Brainwaves

What Does Magnesium Do for Your Body?

<b>Summary</b> Magnesium acts as the gatekeeper for NMDA receptors, which are involved in healthy brain development, memory and learning. It prevents nerve …

Diabetes

How Is Technology Distracting to Teenagers?

Way back when, kids went to school with a clear focus and few distractions. Of course, young kids always find ways to distract themselves from their …

Loneliness Has These Health Impacts On Millennials & Young Adults, According To A New Study

Spending time alone is necessary — I'm extremely extroverted, but at the end of a busy day, I often tell my husband to leave me alone and unwind by …

Why Teenagers May Be Smarter Than You Think

Between the ages of 16 and 19, adolescents have achieved full physical maturity. In sharp contrast to early adolescence, when many teenagers are …

How Parents Can Help Kids Develop Longer & Healthier Relationships, According To New Research

Relationships of all types can be stressful, especially romantic ones. When embarking on a new romance, there are endless situations that can pop up …

What Adolescents Need From Their Fathers, Part 1

Shares 9<p>—<i><br>Dear Mr. Dad. I’ve got 12-year old boy-girl twins. I’ve already noticed that my relationship with them has changed, but I want to make sure</i> …

How Teenage Depression Differs from Adult Depression

Unfortunately, depression often goes undetected in teenagers. Parents sometimes don’t recognize the symptoms because depression in teenagers looks …

Brains of Youth with Conduct Disorder May be Wired Differently

Young people with conduct disorder show a significantly reduced amygdala response to the emotions of others, according to a new MRI study published …

America, Land of the Young and Lonely

A survey suggests young adults belong to the loneliness generation—but experts say it’s too early to call it an epidemic.<p>Even surrounded by fellow commuters, scanning a phone that connects you to thousands of peers, you sometimes can’t help but feel lonely. If that describes you, rest assured: …

Why are young adults the loneliest generation in America?

This week, a study by the health company Cigna found that young adults 18 to 22 are the loneliest generation of Americans, more disconnected and isolated than even our nation’s elderly.<p>As an educator working on a college campus, I am not surprised. More than 40 percent of 18-to-24-year-olds are …

Parenting

Friendship and Emotion Control in Pre-Adolescents With or Without Hearing Loss | The Journal of Deaf Studies and Deaf Education

Emotional functioning plays a crucial role in the social development of children and adolescents. We examined the extent to which emotion control was …

Teen Discipline: Strategies and Challenges

As your child turns into a teenager, your parenting role is likely to shift. You may find yourself becoming more of a guide, rather than an …

Parenting

Feeling out of tune with your teen? Avoid these 7 parental pitfalls

There have been times when I’ve been frustrated and, I’ll admit it, a bit hurt over my inability to connect with my teens. I’m guessing my …