Mauricio Cadena

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Scientists: “Godfather”-style plot is most financially successful

After analyzing 6,147 film scripts, a group of scientists concluded that “The Godfather’s” emotional arc, which they label Man in the Hole, gets the most return on investment.<p>When James Cameron set out to make <i>The Terminator</i>, he analyzed common traits of the 10 most successful movies of all time. …

James Cameron

Stop Thinking In Tasks And To-Dos. Start Thinking In Outcomes

We all toil under a tyranny of to-dos. Life can feel like an endless succession of tedious tasks we struggle to complete, and we may cross everything off our to-do lists, but it can still feel like we aren’t achieving what we really want. It’s why we click on every productivity hack that pops up in …

Time Management

Breathtaking Oil Paintings Capture Moments of Tranquility Below the Water’s Surface

Californian artist Isabel Emrich paints dazzling depictions of women submerged in water. Each colorful oil painting captures moments of tranquility below the water’s surface, as the artist’s subjects float meditatively, welcoming the dancing sunlight from above. The artist reveals, “My underwater …

Art

Is it really possible to earn good money through writing?

It is, but it might not be funA significant bulk of my income this year has come from writing. If I separate it from the other sources of income, …

5 Tactics to Win a Negotiation, According to an FBI Agent

It was 1998 and I was standing in a narrow hallway outside an apartment on the 27th floor of a high-rise in Harlem. I was the head of the New York …

Doing These 4 Things Will Make You Happier, According to Neuroscience

You get all kinds of happiness advice on the Internet from people who don’t know what they’re talking about. Don’t trust them.<p>Actually, don’t trust …

12 Ways You Can Absolutely Make Money Online

For many people, making money online would be an absolute dream come true. If they could find a way to make money with a website or some other online venture, they could quit their job to focus on entrepreneurship, spend more time with their family, and finally take back control of their time and …

Marketing

Three Finance Books to Help Anyone Get Better With Money

stevepb / PixabayHave you ever read any finance books? No matter who you are or where you are in life, learning more about money is always a good …

Personal Finance

13 movies like A Quiet Place that are streaming on Netflix *right now*

The rave reviews keep rolling in for John Krasinski and Emily Blunt’s <i>A Quiet Place</i>. If you haven’t seen it yet, <i>A Quiet Place</i> is a …

17 Hidden Shows On Netflix With Near-Perfect Rotten Tomatoes Scores

Is there such a thing as <i>too much</i> of a good thing? Peak TV is certainly putting that theory to test, overwhelming viewers with myriad content and …

The Best Way to Sharpen Images in Photoshop

Making sure your images are sharp is a necessity for every photographer. Getting your focus right in camera is of course key but there is always room …

What is bitcoin? Here are answers to your 12 biggest questions on cryptocurrency and blockchain.

One of the luckiest moves you could have made this year would have been to buy bitcoin in the middle of January, when one unit of the …

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Street Photography

Learn From the Masters of Photography

MASTERS Volume I is your essential photography primer– to push your photography education to the next level.<p>“He without a past has no future.”<p>Start …

Street Photography

Want to Build the Next Airbnb, Instagram, or Slack? This Online Startup School Will Show You How

Thousands of startups around the world finally have access to the world's most powerful startup accelerator.<p>Y Combinator is one of the most successful startup accelerators in the world. Every year they take two batches of 100 companies and offer them in-person instruction from Y Combinator partners …

Make money on YouTube: How to get richer by creating and sharing videos on the internet

YouTube sure seems like a good way to make a quick buck. After all, if Ryan, a now-famous 3-year-old toy reviewer, can build an audience in the …

Chris Knight Produces the Bible of Dramatic Portraiture

In an industry saturated with educational materials, navigating the minefield to find which resources are valuable, and worthy of your hard earned …

20 New Free Website Templates PSD Download

Today’s article gathers 20 new and<i> free Photoshop website templates</i> you can download right away. These are high-quality PSD templates with highly …

Web Design

The Sky's The Limit for Your Websites with This Easy-to-Use, Codeless Website Builder

It’s easier today to create a website than it's ever been thanks to innovative solutions like the all-new SnapPages 3. With a fine-tuned drag and …

12 ways your landing page is making you lose potential customers

A study by Wishpond of 62 landing pages shows that a lot of B2B SaaS business landing pages are not able to convert about 87 percent of their visitors by not fulfilling certain aspects on the landing page.<p>When looking at landing pages for the B2C market this metric even goes up to about 91 percent, …

Gilbert font created in tribute to designer of Rainbow Flag

Following the death of Gilbert Baker – the designer of the universal symbol of gay pride, the Rainbow Flag – advertising agency Ogilvy & Mather has …

How to Become a Designer Without Going to School

Humans have been creating art for thousands of years, with the oldest known human-made works of artistic expression dating back 40,000 years to caves …

Web Design

14 passive income ideas for earning money as you sleep

Passive income is defined by Wikipedia as “income resulting from cash flow received on a regular basis, requiring minimal to no effort by the …

Small Business

The £20 miracle oil that gets rid of scars

A couple of years back, ‘how to minimise scarring’ started getting way too much air play in my life. Alongside fitbit counts, it was one of the major topics of female conversation in LA, where I was always tempted to say, ‘I find not taking a scalpel to my flesh really helps’. Even back in Blighty, …

Monochrome Photography Awards - International Black and White Photography Contest - WinnersGallery

Monochrome Awards 2016 - Abstract Honorable Mentions <br>(Professional)<p><b>HONORABLE MENTION</b><br>Nigel Maudsley<br>title: (untitled) <br>View details<p><b>HONORABLE …

4 visual artists you need to follow in 2017

Picasso once said “Art is the lie that enables us to realize the truth,” and after a year like 2016, we could all use some more of that. I’ve scoured …

Philographics Presents a Visual Dictionary of Philosophy: 95 Philosophical Concepts as Graphic Designs

We so often hear pictures described as worth a thousand words apiece, but the Philographics project seems to have found a way to increase that value …