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Delete yourself from the Internet's people finder sites: Is it worth it?

You may have run across various people-finder websites when trying to find forgotten friends' phone numbers or addresses. Or maybe — as I discovered — a near stranger found out a lot about me by paying a small fee.<p>If you're uncomfortable with the information that’s publicly available about you, you …

Privacy

Procurement key to boosting AI adoption? - The Public Sector Show 2018

To encourage the adoption of artificial intelligence (AI) across public services, a House of Lords committee report has called for changes in …

6 Key Career Move Questions

pasja1000 / Pixabay<p>What is your next career move? What do you want from your career, or from your next career? Whether you’re in your first job or …

Work-life Balance

The 10 top emerging trends that will shape real estate in 2018

The Urban Land Institute’s annual look at the year ahead predicts a “smooth landing,” a booming Seattle, and technological change<p>In its annual look ahead, the Urban Land Institute predicts a soft landing. That may seem totally tone-deaf when considering today’s news cycle and the overall tumult of …

Research: It’s much better to apply for a job before 10 a.m.

Turns out that applying to a job is only half the battle — the moment at which you hit “submit” can be the difference between getting called in for …

Employment

30 Behaviors That Will Make You Unstoppable | Inc.com

A lot of people are good at what they do. Some are even elite. A <i>select few</i> are completely unstoppable.<p>Those who are unstoppable are in their own world. They don't compete with anyone but themselves. You never know what they will do -- only that you will be forced to respond. Even though they don't …

Motivation

Here Are (Approximately) 3000 Free Data Sources You Can Use Right Now

If you need data about government activity, the welfare of Mother Earth and her children, finance, economies, industry, weather and climate, or any of a myriad of social and scientific concerns, you can get it right now, free of charge.<p>Thousands of municipal, state, and national governments now …

Open Data

The Best VPNs for Netflix

VPNs protect your web traffic, but they don't always work with must-have services like Netflix. Here are the best VPNs that play nice (for now) with …

The 7 Step Morning Ritual That Will Make You Happy All Day

We read a lot about this or that morning ritual that will make you productive. But what about one that makes you happy?Research shows that being …

Happiness

6 rituals that ancient wise men used to stay calm

People have enormous respect for ancient wisdom. They just don’t read it. Funny thing is, we’re more likely to live happier lives when we visit the …

Now You Know: Eating These Foods Raw Actually Heals Your Gut

Skim-read the latest health headlines and you'll wonder why everyone is talking about a common health topic we know so much about. But take a closer …

How long will it take for your job to be automated?

We’re often told that machines one day will be able to do our jobs – but when, exactly, is that likely to happen?<p>The world is widely considered to be on the cusp of a fourth industrial revolution – one where machines will be able to do many of the jobs currently performed by humans, and perhaps …

Artificial Intelligence

Looking for a Job in 2017? Here's One Tax Break You Need to Know About

A job search can be expensive, but there's a tax break that could give you some relief.<p>Job searches can be exhausting, frustrating, and quite …

11 Everyday Things that Cause Cancer. Remember this List!

What causes cancer? While we definitely don’t know everything that can trigger this disease, what is clear is that more people are dealing with this …

The 1 Book Bill Gates and Warren Buffett Say You Should Read to Succeed | Inc.com

Both Bill Gates and Warren Buffett--two of the most successful businessmen of our time--have said that <i>Business Adventures</i> by finance journalist John Brooks is the read that brought them enlightenment in business.<p>Why this book in particular? Well, the nonfiction publication--released almost half a …

Bill Gates

The Extraordinary Benefits Of Green Tea And Why You Should Start Drinking It Immediately

Herbal health drinks are nothing new - it seems like there's a new superfood-infused, super healthy drink on the market every other week.There is one …

Tea

Lawsuit against SLS South Beach hotel claims Haitian workers were called ‘slaves’

“Let those slaves do the work.” That was the alleged response from a manager at the SLS South Beach hotel after a group of black Haitian workers …

32 Favorite Books of High Achievers | Inc.com

Inspiration, escape, and ideas for self-improvement often come in the form of a good book. Here are the top picks of more than two dozen high-achieving executives.<p>1. <i>Tiny Beautiful Things</i> by Cheryl Strayed<p>"[E]very single piece of advice she gives is infused with honesty--simple, sometimes brutal, …

Taco Bell

What Your Resume Should Look Like in 2017

Things to skip: Times New Roman, an "objective" blurb, and a Hotmail address.<p><i>For MONEY’s 2018 version of what your resume should look like, click</i> …

How Miami Is Drawing Global Recognition—and Why Everyone Wants a Piece of the Action

No longer just the gateway to the Americas, Miami is now a true global hot spot, attracting attention from Asia, the Middle East, and beyond.<p>The …

19 Organic Food Organizations and Businesses Working to Protect Consumers and the Global Environment

The Organic Trade Association (OTA), a membership-based organization of organic food companies, is working to bust myths about organic food. “Despite …

How I made my own VPN server in 15 minutes

People are (rightfully) freaking out about their privacy as the Senate voted to let internet providers share your private data with advertisers. While it’s important to protect your privacy, it doesn’t mean that you should sign up to a VPN service and tunnel all your internet traffic through VPN …

How to See If Your VPN Is Leaking Your IP Address (and How to Stop It)

VPNs are great for security, but one of the big reasons many people use one is to mask or change their IP address. This lets you get around …