Melinda Ng

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10 Ways to Practice Mindfulness and Reduce Anxiety

Mindfulness meditation not only helps anxiety and stress, but actually changes the structure and function of the brain to make it healthier and work …

5 Ways to Rewire Your Brain to Be Positive

How to train yourself to be happier.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Whether you realize it or not, the negative experiences you have lived through often influence your decisions. Your brain learns from difficult situations and painful memories, and these experiences get …


Charisma is a skill, not a gift — a Stanford psychologist shares 6 ways to build it

In researching my book "The Happiness Track," however, I found that charisma is not so much a gift as a learnable skill you can master.<p>What presence has to do with it<p>If you meet someone at a cocktail party whose eyes are constantly flitting around the room, do they make a good impression? Do they …

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Top 19 geovisualization tools, APIs and libraries that will let you create beautiful web maps

Creating a good web map is not an easy task but over the years we’ve seen plenty of amazing geovisualization examples. Almost all of them have been …

Data Visualization

Long Beach Launches Open Data Portal

Last week, the city of Long Beach, California, launched an open data portal that aims to give citizens clear, visual information they can use. In …

Data lifecycle in a big data world

Big data brings new opportunities but raises new data governance challenges.

Big Data

Data Governance: The Key to Data Management (Part 4), by Tom Marine

The final installment (Part 4) in the outstanding series by Tom Marine on data governanceWe’re pleased to present Part Four in our data governance …

Employee Engagement

Data Lakes: Big Data Governance

In my previous blogs, I have discussed the advantages of data lakes and reservoirs. A data lake is an invaluable concept which not only provides a …

Big Data