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Spaced repetition: a hack to make your brain store information

Using spaced repetition as a study technique is effective because you are deliberately hacking the way your brain works<p>Late night dates with a 600-page textbook and a multipack of Red Bull are a familiar encounter for many people. Whether in school, university or work, we all find ourselves in …

The Brain

Maryland Doubles Down on Discrimination in Higher Education

Imagine a predominantly white college campus embroiled in anger because of the mistreatment and isolation of its black students. Then imagine that, with the world watching, the middle-aged white guys who run the school coming out and publicly saying "we respectfully wish to maintain the culture of …

Netflix search sucks? Flixed fixes it

Netflix may be home to all your favorite content (largely depending on the shows and movies you love the most) but finding those needles in the haystack could be a whole lot easier, which is why a few different unofficial services have sprung up to help you find out what’s available to stream.<p>One …

Attack your finances in this order - and save £16,833

Spring clean your finances in this order, and you'll save the maximum cash in the least possible time<p>Everyone knows they can save money by switching and shopping around, but most of us don’t. It takes time, and there’s always something better to do.<p>This definitive guide to revamping your finances …

People Who Are Addicted To Video Games Are More Observant, Study Surprisingly Finds

While most people focus on the bad things that come with video game addiction, recent studies show that there are some surprising benefits as well.

The best resources for learning to code in 2016

If learning how to code isn't on your list of new year's resolutions, you should reconsider -- The demand for tech skills is higher than ever, and you can master them from the comfort of your couch thanks to the wealth of information available online. However, with so many eLearning services …

Red Hat

Microsoft R Server now available for Academics and Students via DreamSpark - big data statistics, predictive modeling and machine learning capabilities

Microsoft R Server, formally Revolution R Enterprise (RRE), is the fastest, most cost effective enterprise-class big data big analytics platform …

13 Best Tools for Creating Infographics

An Infographics is the way to present information in visualizing or graphical form so that it is easy to comprehend if the information is complex and …

5 LinkedIn Mistakes That You Can Fix in 5 Minutes!

Are you ready to enhance your digital footprint as a professional?<p>LinkedIn is the best tool for individuals who want to maximize their career impact.<p>Since LinkedIn is the #1 business social networking tool, it's important that you put the energy and effort into spending your time wisely on LinkedIn.<p>…

How to Get Your Name to the Top of a LinkedIn Search

I’m typically asked this question after I show people how to use LinkedIn’s Advanced People Search function and they don’t see themselves near the …

LinkedIn

7 Things You Must Do To Maximize The Value Of Your LinkedIn Profile

You’ve done all the hard work to create a stellar LinkedIn profile. You have a professional headshot, a compelling headline and a complete, authentic summary (if you are still working on this, read this post for guidance). When LinkedIn says your profile is “all-star,” it’s time to turn your hard …

Infographics

These tips are the combination of years of blood, sweat and tears. Follow them to the letter, and I promise that you will feel an enormous amount of momentum backing you up on a day to day basis, the likes of which you have never felt before. I’m not a guru & I don’t mean […]

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You Need To Visit These 20 Websites If You Want To Learn New Skills

It’s Monday again.<p>The annoying alarm breaks the piece of silence you are enjoying. You keep pressing snooze and don’t want to leave your bed. As the …

Employment

10 Things You Should Never Put on Your Résumé

What gets job recruiters’ votes for “worst résumé gaffes”?<p>HR folks especially hate clichés, like saying you’re “enthusiastic,” “a team player,” or “a …

Employment

7 Reasons Your Résumé Is Killing Your Chances Of Landing An Interview

Your résumé is often your first impression when it comes to the job search.<p>Unfortunately, employers spend an average of six seconds reviewing it, …

Employment

Easy fixes for your CV, résumé, and interview answers (essay)

Joseph Barber provides advice for avoiding them in your CV, résumé or interview answers.

How To Get Hired Without Being A Doormat

A lot of people have the wrong idea about job-hunting. They believe that in order to get a good job, you have to turn off your personality and your ego.<p>I know that people feel this way because they write to me and ask “How can I give the interviewers the exact answers they are looking for?” and …

4 Ways to Become a Better Learner

The CEO sitting across from me is explaining how he and the other executives of a telecommunications firm were caught off guard by a new technology that disrupted the firm’s business. “We did not see WhatsApp coming,” he says, shaking his head. He wants to increase his capacity to learn, to spot …

Leadership

Hack My Résumé

Hack My Résumé - A swiss army knife for resumes and CVs. (Linux, Windows, and Web App) Read the opinion of 13 influencers. Discover 12 alternatives …

Swiss Army Knives

7 things Millennials Should Have on Their Résumés

Taking your work to the next level means setting and keeping career goals. A career goal is a targeted objective that explains what you want your …

Employment

16 life-changing skills you can learn online for free

The Internet gets blamed for many societal ills, including making us dumber, fatter, and ruining our sleep cycles. But what if the Internet could …

Stand Up Comedy

Get thousands of courses to learn NodeJS, PHP, Javascript, AngularJS and many more for FREE!

We would like to let you know that Microsoft is now giving you a free Pluralsight 6-month Pro Subscription, which usually costs $250.<p>Keep in mind …

JavaScript

Fedora Security Lab – hack yourself!

Fedora Security Lab is probably one of the most unknown Fedora Labs for the public. It is typically used for a very specific task. But what exactly …