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Behind David Lynch’s Festival of Disruption

With Flying Lotus, Angel Olsen, Animal Collective and Jim Jones on the bill, a music festival fan would have plenty to enjoy at the Festival of …

These Books on Mindfulness Will Help You Practice Being Present

Meditation and mindfulness are two concepts that have received quite a bit of buzz in recent years. While their origins lie in ancient teachings and …

Many People Taking Antidepressants Discover They Cannot Quit

Victoria Toline would hunch over the kitchen table, steady her hands and draw a bead of liquid from a vial with a small dropper. It was a delicate operation that had become a daily routine — extracting ever tinier doses of the antidepressant she had taken for three years, on and off, and was …

Depression

The Increasing Influence of Dark Social (What Marketers Need to Know)

If you’re a marketer or publisher who creates new content on a regular basis, then dark social is a concept that you can no longer ignore. Dark …

Business Analytics for Data-Driven Decision Making

https://prod-discovery.edx-cdn.org/media/course/image/b7b69de4-da99-4291-bc0f-e3b568d78237-52a9446cf69c.small.jpg<p>Learn how to lead your firm to make …

Big Data

The Small Business Guide to Google Analytics [Infographic]

Despite its widespread use, Google Analytics can trigger anxiety in many marketers. Once you log in, it's not hard to feel overwhelmed by—or unsure …

Modern Business Intelligence Platforms Enable Citizen Analysts

Top analytics and business intelligence platforms have been making it easier for end users to get self-service insights. The next step in their …

Rindo Fujimoto’s The Way of Zazen

THE WAY OF ZAZEN Rindo Fujimoto, Roshi translated by Tetsuya Inoue, Jushoku and Yoshihiko Tanigawa Rindo Fujimoto began studying with the great …

How to Practice Mindfulness – 5 Tips No One Has Told You

Mindfulness is a paradox. It’s the easiest thing in the world and the hardest thing in the world. Let me explain.<p>Look at your right hand. See the …

Mindfulness

Stephen Hawking submitted a final scientific paper 2 weeks before he died — and it could lead to the discovery of a parallel universe

Stephen Hawking submitted his final scientific paper just a week and a half before he died, and it lays the theoretical groundwork for discovering a parallel universe.<p>Hawking, who died Wednesday at 76, was coauthor to a mathematical paper that seeks proof of the "multiverse" theory, which posits …

Researchers figured out how to generate power from falling raindrops — which could solve the biggest problem with solar energy

One of the biggest problems plaguing the widespread adoption of solar power is, quite simply, rainy weather.<p>Solar panels are designed to convert sunlight into electricity. But when it's cloudy or rainy, they're rendered useless. There are batteries, like the Tesla Powerwall, designed to store …

Scientists found a new type of water in diamonds, holy crap

Scientists have found a new type of water known as Ice-VII from diamonds deep in the Earth's crust. This type of ice is about 1.5 times as dense as …

Warren Buffett Once Told a 14-Year-Old Kid the Secret to Success in 1 Simple Sentence

At a Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting over a decade ago, Warren Buffett gave a 14-year-old a success lesson that was meant for all of us.<p>On May 1, 2004, Berkshire Hathaway held its annual meeting in Omaha, Nebraska, where nearly 20,000 people attended this annual ritual.<p>As reporter Jason Zweig …

Success

10 subtle signs you're smarter than you think you are

You might be surprised to know which of your quirks can reveal your inner genius.<p>1. You accept that there are plenty of things you don't know<p>You may think that pretending you know everything, even when you don't, makes you come across as smarter. But in reality, people who aren't afraid to be …

Psychology

How to focus at work when your mind is somewhere else

Ever find yourself in a situation where you get to work after a crazy morning, and just can’t seem to snap out of your brain fog?<p>Here are a few tips …

Mindfulness

Samsung Galaxy S9+ review

You probably don’t need a 4,000 word review to tell you that the Galaxy S9+ is a good phone.<p>Now that everyone’s got all of the Note 7 jokes mostly out of their system, we can mostly agree that Samsung makes good phones. The S8 was great, and the S9 builds on that success in a number of ways.<p>The new …

Phones

Steve Francis details how he never smoked crack, but did sell it — and still made it to the NBA

Steve Francis wants you to know that he never smoked crack. But more than that, he wants you to remember his remarkable ascent from a teenager who spent his time selling it, to an NBA player who made an immediate impact in the league.<p>Or, as Francis put it Thursday in an essay for The Players’ …

This Powerful Research Paper Is A ‘Second Notice’ To Humanity

Source: Pixabay<p>A long while ago, 25 years ago to be exact, about 1,700 scientists from various places around the world signed a special document …

I Talked to No One for 3 Days and I Learned a Valuable Lesson About Work and Stress

If you want to feel reinvigorated and less burned out, a silent meditation retreat may be right for you.<p>Meditation has been scientifically linked to a wide variety of professional benefits, improving cognition, boosting your mood, increasing focus, and providing a better overall feeling of …

Meditation

4 Signs You’re Culturally Appropriating Buddhism

Imagine this: You’re a practicing Christian. You believe in God and Jesus, and you go to church every Sunday. You pray before bed. You even help at …

This 1 Job Interview Question Reveals if You Are a Good Team Player

Be careful how you answer this question in a job interview. It could make you sound high-maintenance.<p>Job interviews are designed to help a hiring manager determine if you're a good fit for the team. Behavioral interviewing is the technique many employ to figure this out. It's a set of open-ended …

Career Development

How To Move From Rumination To Healthy Emotional Processing

Have you ever found yourself obsessing over something negative that's happened to you, and getting more and more upset, but feeling unable to let it …

9 questions the most interesting people ask to cut through small talk

I remember early in my career, one of my biggest fears walking into a networking event to schmooze or meeting someone for a business lunch was boring the other person to tears in conversation.<p>I didn't want to be the windbag who dragged on forever, so I learned to be brief, to the point, and …

Here comes Samsung's answer to the iPhone X

Apple wowed the world with its iPhone X. Now it's Samsung's turn.<p>The South Korean electronics giant on Sunday will unveil its latest phone, the Galaxy S9, at its Unpacked event at the Mobile World Congress trade show in Barcelona, Spain. Samsung's invitation for the launch featured the number nine …

Why women have always been essential to white supremacist movements

Any social movement demanding a radical transformation of society needs the support and leadership of women. In 2017, women led the largest protest …

Feminism

Diabetes Drug Reverses Alzheimer’s Symptoms in Mice; Reduces Brain Plaque Buildup and Improves Memory

Tech & Science Alzheimer's Disease diabetes<p><i>Updated |</i>Promising new animal research suggests a drug originally developed to treat diabetes …

Lyft, Uber’s ride-hailing rival, is expanding to the GTA | The Star

Ride-hailing company Lyft, Uber’s main rival, will soon offer lifts to GTA residents in its first foray outside the U.S.<p>“We’ve been a business for …

Time traveler caught in Charlie Chaplin’s 1928 film ‘The Circus’

A very interesting clip has surfaced on Twitter courtesy of Horror Bible. Apparently, in the background of Charlie Chaplin’s silent film, the Circus …

Charlie Chaplin

Science says IQ may be the best predictor of your potential to excel at work — and no one wants to hear it

"The key for us, number one, has always been hiring very smart people," Bill Gates once said in an interview. "There is no way of getting around that in terms of IQ, you've got to be very elitist in picking the people who deserve to write software."<p>Gates was talking specifically about Microsoft, …