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3 tips to become well-spoken

Want to become well-spoken? Here are three tips.<p><b>1. Make others feel well-heard</b><p>We focus too much on what we should say next, formulating witty …

Need to robot-proof your job skills? 5 moves to make sure automation doesn't hurt your career.

American workers are more worried about immigrants taking their jobs than they are about robots making their professions obsolete, per recent …

There's No Guaranteed Path To Financial Freedom But This Is Pretty Close | Inc.com

Here's a recent conversation with a friend. Let's pretend you're that friend.<p><b>Me:</b> Are you where you want to be right now?<p><b>You:</b> What do you mean? Geographically? Professionally? Personally?<p><b>Me:</b> Yes.<p><b>You:</b> Geographically I'd rather be in Maui. I need a few months off to clear my head. Professionally, I'm …

Real Estate

Educational YouTube Channels For Day Traders

Add some free videos to your trading education<p>Updated February 15, 2017<p>Video is sometimes better than reading. In a video you can watch someone do a …

Trading

These 7 resume mistakes are why you aren't getting a job

Writing an awesome resume is key to finding your dream job, but crafting the perfect resume can be hard since you never know exactly what will …

Never Run Out Of Money: The Gift That Keeps On Giving

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Retirement

The World's Second Most Deceptive Chart

Last week, I discussed the "World's Most Deceptive Chart" which explored the deception of "percentage" versus actual "point" losses which has a much …

Forget Coding–Here’s The Skill You Need Most When You Start Your Career

Your technical chops may not give you the edge when you’re new to the workforce, but your network might.<p>It used to be that the only way to climb a career ladder was to pick up more skills. Learn how to do X, get paid more for it, and earn job-title Y. Up you went. Each new capability you mastered …

This is What 9 Most Paid Work Skills for Resume Look Like

Centuries ago, one of the most rare and respected skills that medieval people could develop was <i>mnemonics</i> — the ability to memorize things. In an age …

Employment

The skills your kids should cultivate to be competitive in the age of automation

We’re all getting used to the thought that in a not-so-distant future, competition for jobs won’t just be other humans, it will also be an intelligent robot, self-driving car, or other artificial agent. But in our gut, we know this can’t be the full truth, that there’s a more nuanced story. We at …

One of the largest jobs companies in the world reveals how robots are going to change employment forever

The company released the report, entitled "The Skills Revolution," on conjunction with the World Economic Forum's meeting of the most powerful political and business leaders across the globe in Davos, Switzerland.<p>It surveyed more than 18,000 employers across 43 countries and six industry …

12 Things Successful People NEVER Reveal About Themselves At Work

You can't build a strong professional network if you don't open up to your colleagues; but doing so is tricky, because revealing the wrong things can have a devastating effect on your career.<p>Sharing the right aspects of yourself in the right ways is an art form. Disclosures that feel like …

How to Make the Ultimate Garage Workbench

For the past six months, I've been hammering and banging on a flimsy folding plastic table. That's right. I'm a full-time DIY and how-to blogger, a …

The Japanese Diet - a Diet To Lose Weight, Remain Slim & Be Healthy!

For no people on earth is it more true than the Japanese, when you say, "you are what you eat". The Japanese are, by all accounts, the people with …

A Promising Anti-Ageing Drug Is About to Undergo Human Trials For The First Time

It begins...<p>Can we really hope to slow down the ageing process? The compound nicotinamide mononucleotide (NMN) has shown plenty of promise at …

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This map tells us a lot about the wealth, geopolitical influence, and natural resources of the Middle East

If we could only show you one map to explain the economy of the Middle East, it would be this one.<p>In one fell swoop, the map below tells us a lot about the wealth, geopolitical influence, and natural resources of the region as well as parts of Central Asia. Many intricacies are also evident as …

John Oliver has had enough of everything: “There is a lot of bullshit masquerading as science”

HBO’s resident genius nails the media, Facebook and lame science in a brilliant new piece<p>Brendan Gauthier<p>May 9, 2016 12:08pm (UTC)<p>"Last Week Tonight" host John Oliver last night devoted his main segment to what I'll call "A new study shows ..." genre of cable news and Facebook clickbait.<p>While …

Why Teachers Need To Know The Wrong Answers

Think about our planet for a second. Earth has an elliptical — oval-shaped — orbit. That means we're closer to the sun for one part of the year and farther away another part of the year.<p>Does that fact explain why it's hotter in the summer and colder in the winter?<p>Lots of kids think it does. Lots of …

Teaching

Self-driving truck convoy completes its first major journey across Europe

EU-backed challenge sets the stage for more automation on Europe's roads<p>This morning, a fleet of self-driving trucks arrived in the Dutch port of Maasvlakte, completing a cross-continent journey that organizers say demonstrates the future of transport in Europe. The experiment is known as the …

Top 10 longest-lasting cars and vehicles according to iSeeCars.com study

When people shop for a new car they typically compare prices, features and fuel economy. They also check reliability reports to get a sense of how the vehicle will hold together over time. But many surveys of reliability and durability look only at the first year or two of ownership.<p>A new study, …

Islamic State 'hit by cash crisis in its capital Raqqa'

Air strikes and low oil price have led to emergency mesaures, according to dissidents, who say inflation is soaring<p>Faced with a cash shortage in its self-declared caliphate, the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant has slashed salaries, asked Raqqa residents to pay utility bills in black market …

Where in the world have we achieved 100% renewable power?

In a few places around the world, humans have achieved a feat that seemed impossible just a few years ago, and still seems inconceivable nearly everywhere else: They’ve stopped burning fossil fuels for electricity.<p>Throughout 2015, several nations, states and cities announced they had either managed …

Renewable Energy

7 moments that made me cynical about my Western life

1. Seeing how differently violence is perceived in the world when it happens to a Western country<p>After the recent Paris tragedy, many expressed their …

Why Interrupted Sleep Is Worse Than Short Sleep

Illustration by Peter Oumanski for TIME<p>Illustration by Peter Oumanski for TIME<p>Illustration by Peter Oumanski for TIME<p>Illustration by Peter Oumanski …