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Why That Epic Opening Scene In “Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2” Was the Toughest To Create

Framestore animation supervisor Arslan Elver breaks down how they got Baby Groot dancing, and why it was the most complex VFX assignment of the blockbuster movie.<p>In an early script draft for <i>Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2</i>, writer and director James Gunn described the opening sequence as “the …

Authentic Leadership Means Being Real

Authentic leadership is really about owning yourself, knowing who you are and what your leadership style is. Many people don't realize it, but a big part of true leadership is the ability and willingness to identify, accept and share yourself as a whole person - not just someone who works perfectly …

How to spend a perfect weekend in Florence

While the summer may be over, autumn can bring clear, sunny days in Italy. Just the time for me to nip off to Florence for a weekend break with …

Nathanael Greene: The Revolution’s Unconventional Mastermind

Short on manpower and equipment, and relying on a loose combination of regular army troops and local militia, Nathanael Greene wrested the South from …

Leadership Takeaways From Turnarounds And The Factory Floor

“You can make money for your investors while also doing good for the community,” says businessman and author Scott MacDonald, sounding very much like management guru Peter Drucker. MacDonald himself is an old hand at executing this philosophy, having turned around several companies during his …

The best way to multitask? Focus on one priority at a time

You are juggling multiple responsibilities at work, all with rapidly approaching deadlines. Meanwhile, your personal obligations are piling up. You are beginning to feel the pressure of it all. If this sounds the least bit familiar to you, just know that you are not alone. The mantra at many …

Five Skills to Improve Your Strategic Thinking

The ability to take strategic decisions can lead the organization to achieve business success as firms can’t preserve its existence without a …

Silly mistakes we all are guilty of making during office hours

Mistakes are embarrassing, more often than not. That’s why only a few people like to admit that they make mistakes, especially at work. But, this …

This Beginner Abs Workout Is Perfect If You Hate Crunches

If you're just starting a fitness routine and looking for a beginner abs workout, you may think sit-ups and crunches are necessary evils. But good …

If You Want to Work Well With Others, Learn These Four Things About Yourself Now

Now more than ever, teamwork is becoming the currency for great work<p>Working well with your colleagues, manager, boss or CEO is essential to succeed in today's collaborative work environment. Now more than ever, teamwork is becoming the currency for great work.<p>The problem, however, is that more …

21 Best Places to Learn New Skills Every Day

Life long earning has incredible benefits, both personal and professional, say researchers.<p>It makes communities more productive and innovative, and …

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Kettlebells Beat Dumbbells for Biceps

6 Exercises for New Arm Growth<p>The Kettlebell Cure for Small Biceps<p>Kettlebells provide exclusive benefits and unique kinds of biceps stimulation that …

Avengers & X-Men: The 15 Greatest Crossovers

Two of Marvel’s premiere super teams, the Avengers and the X-Men, have had numerous encounters in the years since their first appearance, in 1963. …

7 Bad Habits of Unoriginal Workplaces | Inc.com

In today's organizations, creativity is the name of the game. Employees want a workplace that enables and promotes their creativity and employers want creative employees. While creativity is partly an employee mindset, it is also an outcome of the right conditions set forth by the employer. A …

Creativity

Choosing Healthy Carbs for Weight Loss

Carbs are often seen as the biggest enemy when it comes to weight loss. They are said to be high in calories and slow down the process of weight …

Nutrition

Hot Celebs in Halloween Costumes: Pictures

5 Core Exercises That Help You Finish Strong

These moves will help you maintain good form on every run.<p>At the start of a run, it's easy to run "tall" with good form—head balanced over shoulders, shoulders over hips. But as you tire, form often falls apart—your head juts forward, your shoulders slump, your torso hinges forward. That can slow …

There’s a better way to write your to-do lists

A well-crafted to-do list acts as a guiding light for your day. It helps you overcome feelings of being overwhelmed, and reduces anxiety around whether you’re being productive throughout the day. Before I dive in to explain how I craft my to-do list each day, I’d like to point out that to-do lists …

Time Management

6 Phrases You'll Always Hear From Confident Leaders

The best bosses use these words and short phrases to motivate and encourage their teams.<p><i>This story first appeared on The Muse, a Web destination with exciting job opportunities and expert career advice.</i><p>Whether you've just started training your first hire or you've been managing scores of people for …

Train One Muscle Group a Day For Better Gainz (Learn How)

If you’ve been working out for some time, you know that there comes a time when your body starts to respond differently. But, at the same time, …

How to Work Less Tomorrow and Get More Done Every Day

Are you often overwhelmed and stressed out by a huge workload you can't control? If so, you need to seriously explore these techniques to put you back in the driver's seat.<p>Every entrepreneur I know feels the pressure of the thousands of things that need to get done, all seemingly at the same time. …

Say goodbye to the humble razor – beauty products for men are now part of a global industry worth billions<p>I’m not sure my grooming regimen really counts as a regimen: it takes six minutes, and the hottest product I own is a Lynx Africa gift set left over from Christmas. I can’t say I’m very proud …

Organized Project Board

Managing a household, blog, family, and finances can be difficult at times. I constantly try to prioritize and multitask, as do most moms. Using a …