Mike Miller

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Parents Who Pay to Be Watched

Shep was 13 when he started stealing from his parents. It began not long after he and his siblings moved with their parents to a suburb north of New …

At an Arkansas Mosque, a Vandal Spreads Hate and Finds Mercy

Abraham never fit in. Hisham finally felt at home. Then their worlds collided in western Arkansas.

Arkansas

Having A Best Friend In Your Teenage Years Could Benefit You For Life

David Thomas and I met when we were about 5 years old. We celebrated his 26th birthday last weekend, marking roughly two decades of friendship. Once, while walking down the street, a man looked at us and said, "Ain't it Harold and Kumar!" He was almost certainly making light of our race, but …

Psychology

11 Little Known Laws of Mindfulness That Will Change the Way You Live Your Life

Ever heard of mindful living? It’s become incredibly popular in recent years thanks to countless scientific research studies showing its benefits.<p>The …

7 Things You Need to Give Up to Be Happy

Is it just us, or does it feel like life has the accelerator pedal to the metal right now? We're all propelling forward at the craziest of speeds …

Happiness

Algorithms to Live By: The self-help book for geeks

I devour books at a rate of at least two a week, and haven't written a book review in years, but before I got to the end of the first chapter, I …

Calming Strategies That Help You Find Inner Peace !

Finding inner peace in the modern world is a significant challenge. Everything about modern society feels like an obstacle to experiencing peace of …

Meditation

How To Fall Asleep Instantly Following These Simple Tips

How To Fall Asleep Instantly<p>.<p>How to fall asleep instantly? Allow me to teach you. This will be a great skill to have. It will lead to better health …

Sleep

This 25-Minute Morning Routine Will Change Your Day | Diets Advisor

Most people go to bed with every intention of awakening with enough time to appropriately begin our day, however after a late evening <i>Game of Thrones</i> …

Recursion Programs in Java

Recursion is a process of a method calling itself.<p>Recursion can be used to solve problems where a logic needs to executed repeatedly for a smaller …

Java

Why a meditation retreat could prove more restorative than a week's vacation

Researchers in the USA have studied the effects that a week's vacation and a week's meditation can have on our bodies and minds.<p>According to this new …

Rates of Depression are Soaring. What are We Doing Wrong?

On most counts, young people’s lives are improving. Drinking, smoking and drug-taking are down in the UK; teen pregnancies are at their lowest level …

10 Super Low-Cost Business Ideas That Anyone Can Start - OLBlog

• <b>House sitting/pet sitting:</b> Watching overclients’ homes, pets or both while they’re on out of town requiresliterally no equipment. You will want to …

A Healing Meditation

to the center of the Earth. As the Light pours in through the top of your head, watch the river of Light flow, gently carrying anything that is not …

Meditation

Study Says Pizza Works Better Than Cash to Motivate Employees. But One Thing Works Even Better

And guess what? It won't cost you a thing.<p>Who doesn't love pizza?<p>That's the question Dan Ariely implies in his upcoming book <i>Payoff: The Hidden Logic That Shapes Our Motivations.</i> In the book, Ariely, a behavioral economist, recounts a week-long experiment in which employees working at a …

Expert: Over-protection hinders critical thinking

The Education Ministry is rectifying the problem, says Radha Nambiar of UKM<p>PETALING JAYA: Over-protection of children is the chief reason that …

Building High-Performance Big Data and Analytics Systems

Big Data and Analytics systems are fast emerging as one of the most critical system in an organization’s IT environment. But with such a huge amount …

OBAMA LEGACY: Quiet but big changes in energy, pollution

HANGZHOU, China (AP) — Mostly unnoticed amid the political brawl over climate change, the United States has undergone a quiet transformation in how and where it gets its energy during Barack Obama's presidency, slicing the nation's output of polluting gases that are warming Earth.<p>As politicians …

Essentials of Successful Project Schedule Planning: Part I

Categories: Project Planning<p>Technically speaking, the project schedule is a key project planning component. But practically speaking, simply creating …

Project Management

How to Increase Your Critical Thinking Skills | Synonym

Critical thinking skills can be acquired and sharpened with deliberate practice.<p>Attributed to the ancient scholar Socrates, critical thinking is the …

Critical Thinking

The World's Most Beautiful Historic Castles

They're literally fit for kings.<p>Built to protect and entertain royalty, ancient castles naturally possess a lasting beauty. But unlike the gated compounds of yesteryear, modern travelers can now step inside their historic gates.

Italian entrepreneurs hope diners will get their teeth into 'kissing garlic'

Giant variety known as aglione is milder, odourless and easy to digest, say pair who have spent three years cultivating crop<p>Help is on the way for cooks and diners who love the taste of garlic but hold back from eating it for fear it will cause bad breath and indigestion.<p>An unlikely Roman duo, a …

Entrepreneurship

I Thought Meditation Was a Waste of Time. I Was Wrong

If you're looking for a performance edge that also yields important health benefits -- and if you're not, why aren't you? -- look no farther.<p>I used to go to a yoga class that started with a few minutes of meditation designed to help us "find our center."<p>I never found my (gosh darn) center.<p>Instead I …

These Are the Most Inspirational Videos Ever Made

These 13 videos will motivate and inspire you to succeed no matter where you are in your journey.<p>Last week, I posted the most motivational books ever written. Today, I'm posting videos that will inspire and motivate you each time you watch them. Enjoy!<p>1. <i>Dream</i><p>In order to achieve great things, you …

10 Science-Backed Ways to Become a Happier Person

A boatload of research offers practical advice you can use to start being happier today.<p>Science has landed a probe on a comet hurtling through space, wiped smallpox from the face of the earth, and split the atom. Surely research can come up with a few ways to make humans happier.<p>Thanks to the …

How to Plan Outstanding Tech Training for Your Teachers

Listen to this post as a podcast:<p><b>I recently got an email from a guy who had just been hired as a tech specialist for a school district.</b> His job would …

Michael Rosen on academy schools: ‘Local democracy bites the dust’

It is best if you don’t read this article. After all, I am not sure that your opinions on education count for very much. You may have read the Conservative manifesto and not found it stated there that the party would turn all schools into academies. Most primary schools have chosen not to convert …

Education

How To Actually Reach The Goals You Set

Some years ago, I conducted an experiment with the traders I worked with as a performance coach. We went back two months in their journals and identified goals they had set at the time. We then walked forward in the journals and identified how often they had written about those goals and how long …

Trading

How I Meditate: Wellness Expert Nikki Sharp Shares Her Practice

<i>Wellness blogger and health coach Nikki Sharp is on a mission to spread the message of healthy living for the mind, body, and soul. A big part of her</i> …

Meditation

4 Essentials for Leading a 1:1 Technology Implementation

The school leaders' crafting a vision does not mean "on your own." It involves bringing board members, other administrators, teachers, parents, and …

Education Technology