Marius Johansen

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8 Ways to Write and Finish a Work of Fiction

Like any endeavor, writing a work of fiction requires learning how to manage those nagging self-doubts each time you sit at a computer and think to yourself, "I can't write!"<p>Writers are notorious for getting stuck in their own heads which often causes them to give up. Starting a work of fiction …

48 Books You Need To Read In Your 30s

Now that you've lived a little, it's time to reflect on what got you here, what's coming next, and how to live a more fulfilling life. In alphabetical order by title.

A complete guide to designing your morning routine to double your productivity

On average, each of us wake up to 25,000 mornings in our adult life, which means we have 25,000 days to maximize how we spend it.<p><b>Your morning defines the rest of your day.</b><p>If you can optimize your morning routines, you’ve set yourself up to have a productive day ahead of you.<p>The good news is, we all …

Toned Ear Trains Your Ear for Better Musical Ability

I always thought I had “a good ear” for music. I guess I was wrong. The Toned Ear site’s ear training practices can test your musical hearing and …

Music Theory Tips : Using the First Two Minor Modes

Welcome to part three of this series on utilizing modes for improvisation. So far, I’ve given you an overview of what the modes are, and last month I …

Pentatonic Minor Scale: Superimpose Scales over Progressions

Pentatonic Minor Scale Definition<p>In short, it’s a five note sequence that closely resembles a natural minor scale. However, two of the more …

Electric Guitar

4 Non-Traditional Meditation Methods To Help You Become One With Yourself

Although meditation is commonly used as a religious practice it is also used for means of relaxation, stress control, and peace of mind. Time to …

Meditation

James Cameron: Why I Eat a Vegan Diet

<i>About four years ago, Oscar-winning director James Cameron began an all-vegan diet. A long-time environmental advocate, Cameron made the change</i> …

The bull market has run its course

GUALFIN, Argentina – Stocks have been wiggly-waggling along for the last few days.<p>Just like the tail on a happy dog.<p>Investors don’t know what to do…<p>And everyone is on the edge of his seat in anticipation of whether the Fed will raise interest rates at its policy meeting this week.<p>This must be the …

Janet Yellen

8 Mistakes to Avoid When Producing Music

Throughout the entire production process of setup, recording, mixing, and mastering, there are any number of problems that can crop up, or mistakes …

Why No One's Worried About the Recession in Canada

"Best. Recession. Ever."<p>The Canadian economy is technically in a recession with two consecutive quarters of contracting GDP. However, the recession …

The Best Time Management Strategy: Don’t Find the Time, Find the Why

Over the past few months, I’ve been interviewing people for my upcoming book on dream jobs. Many of the people I’ve talked to are really busy—they’ve …

Time Management

What are common mistakes made by college students?

<i>Answer by Ben Y. Zhao on Quora.</i><p>Obviously, a question of this type has many valid answers. Here are a couple that come to mind in terms of importance …

Prometheus sequel to be shot in Australia or Canada, says Ridley Scott

Director says sci-fi film sequel is due to begin production in February and confirmed the two countries were potential shoot locations<p>The director Ridley Scott has revealed filming for the much anticipated sequel to his 2012 blockbuster Prometheus will take place in either Australia or Canada next …

28 Ideas for Becoming 5 Times More Productive Every Week

You may be doing most things right to get the best of your week but results of your hard work may not so impressive. Maybe it’s your focus and …

9 Strong Mental Habits That Successful People Never Give Up

Got a bad mental practice you want to break? Don't do it until you see if it's on this list of strong mental habits that successful people never quit.

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12 Rules on Personal Finance

1. Don’t get a salary. A salary will never make you money.<p>2. Don’t invest any of your money. Investing is for wealth preservation, not wealth …

Personal Finance

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Best Stuff<p>After lathering up a a whole lot, we crown the winning washes.<p>By Adam Hurly1 day agoView More<p>Best of GQ<p>The 84-year-old music legend has …

Men's Fashion

Nutrition Myths That May Be Destroying Your Diet

Nutrition misinformation is everywhere. Just turn on the TV or search online, and you'll be bombarded with all kinds of nutrition and weight loss advice that sounds compelling but probably has little (if any!) scientific basis whatsoever -- and may even be harmful to your health. Many myths start …

'Blade Runner 2' answers the biggest mystery in sci-fi

With Harrison Ford confirmed to be returning for <i>Blade Runner 2</i>, the big question is the nature of his role. Ridley Scott's original film left an …

Is This Tiny Thing Majorly Draining Your Productivity?

The secret to greater productivity may lie in changing the smallest things.<p>Maybe this sounds familiar: You grab that same ugly, chipped mug out of the cabinet, then spill your coffee as you stumble over that corner of the carpet that keeps curling up because you haven’t had time to fix it. You get …