Jacob Chisholm

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Want to Be Genuinely Admired and Well-Liked? Do Any One of These 9 Things

But first, a warning: It's not about you.<p>Let me first say, being well liked and admired will require your ego to be checked at the proverbial door.<p>To get the vibes you want from people (whether they're acquaintances, colleagues or good friends) that will further your personal or career path will …

14 Brilliant Ways to Get People to Take You More Seriously

If your presence doesn't make an impact, then your absence won't make a difference.<p>Are you having trouble with people not taking you seriously? There are lots of irrational reasons people may have for being dismissive--your age (too young or too old), race, sex, voice, height. It may even be that …

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Working Won't Ever Make You Rich. Here Are 5 Things That Will

Wealth means more than just money.<p><i>What are most people ignorant of that prevents them becoming financially wealthy? originally appeared on Quora, the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Charles Tips, retired</b> …

11 Ways the Most Successful People Differ From Everyone Else

It's all about having the discipline to do the same simple things every day.<p>How a person defines success is a subjective thing, but likely involves some combination of financial independence, loving relationships, a solid education, and a rewarding career. Over the years, I have been fortunate to …

18 Effective Habits of Highly Successful People

Successful people are simply those with successful habits.<p>Whether we like it or not, a big part of what we do in life is governed by habits. Even more importantly, habits can lead us to think and feel in certain patterns.<p>Since habits are so powerful, it's worth paying attention to the ones that are …

Millionaire to Broke: 8 Tips I've Learned About Managing My Money Better

If you have a $10,000 credit card bill with an 18 percent interest rate, and you make only the minimum payment of 2 percent, it's going to take you 40 years to pay off that credit card.<p>When I was younger, and my career was starting to take off, money management wasn't a priority. Things were going …

Why You Should Take Everything Life Throws at You Personally

There are too many people offering silly advice that leaves the bitter after taste of saccharine. So much bumper sticker nonsense that can leave you brain dead. Here is what you really need to know.<p>I have been watching the trend toward incredible superficiality in our culture. There is a desire to …

25 Go-To Phrases That Will Make People Like You More

Think of this as a charisma cheat sheet. The best part is that if you use it, you soon won't need it.<p>I'm a bit of an introvert -- and yet, I've learned to love meeting new people and engaging with strangers. My secret? I've got a mental cheat sheet of go-to phrases that almost always provoke …

24 of the Most Powerful Life Lessons

If you are going to succeed in life, you have to learn life's most important lessons.<p>How you approach life says a lot about who you are.<p>There are some who are content to passively coast through, hoping they land where they need to be and know what to do when the time comes.<p>Then there are others, …

The 9-Step Plan That Will Make 2017 Your Most Productive Year Ever

Change is hard for those who don't respect the fundamental steps involved.<p><i>Are there good rules of thumb as to what makes a good new year's resolution? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Nicole</b> …

4 Questions That Will Impress Any Hiring Manager in an Interview

It’s something that gets asked by almost every hiring manager at the tail end of almost any job interview: “Do you have any questions for me?” Shrug …

These new electric skateboards use special motors that go further and faster than the others

They give me the control I craved when I first tried skateboarding back in the day, most notably the ability to brake while moving downhill and cruising forward without having to kick.<p>Earlier this week, a personal transportation company called Acton kicked off an Indiegogo campaign for three new …

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23 Quotes That Brilliantly Illustrate the Concept of Emotional Intelligence

The terms emotional intelligence (EI) and emotional quotient (EQ) are relatively new, but the concepts are anything but.<p>Emotional intelligence is defined as a person's ability to identify emotions (in both themselves and others), to recognize the powerful effects of those emotions, and to use that …

16 Secrets to Being Exceptionally Likable

Likable people are humble enough to know that they are not better than anyone else but they are wise enough to know they are different from the rest.<p>Contemporary research shows that happy people tend to be are more productive, more creative, more connected and more likable.<p>So who wouldn't want to …

Delete yourself from the internet by pressing this button

The internet can be a beautiful and horrible place at the same time. It’s weird, and sometimes you feel like you want to leave. Sadly, there’s no easy way out — or there wasn’t, until now.<p>Swedish developers Wille Dahlbo and Linus Unnebäck created Deseat.me, a web app that offers a way to wipe your …

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5 Plants That Can Help Purify Indoor Air, According to Science

<i>This article originally appeared on Health.com.</i><p>Want to clear the air in your home or workplace? Get some greens, says research presented today at the …

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Scientists Developed a Way to Make DMT Trips Last Longer Than Ever

The new model still needs to be tested, but it could be a game-changer for one of the more intensely hallucinogenic psychedelics there is.<p><i>This piece was published in partnership with the Influence.</i><p>Known in drug lore as "the businessman's trip" for its lunch-break-size 15-minute duration, DMT …

20 Important URLs That Every Google User Should Know

20 Important URLs That Every Google User Should Know<p>Google is much more than a search engine. Google offers dozens of interesting services in Google …

How to Install the New Systemless Xposed Framework for Frustration-Free Android Customization

Xposed is one of the most powerful tools a rooted Android user has in their arsenal. It brings things to the table that were previously only …

The 16 Hottest Movie Sex Scenes of All Time

16<p>Gallery<p>16 Images<p>As the enduring success of the pornography industry has shown us, the one thing people like as much as getting busy is watching …

You Will Soon Be Able to Suit Up As A Force Awakens Stormtrooper

If you’ve been looking to dress up as a Stormtrooper for any of the <i>Star Wars</i> films coming to theaters in the next couple of years, you’re in luck: …

Sybrillo – The Most Versatile GoPro Accessory

Editor's Rating<p>4.8?<p>Discovered on 2016-05-25<p>Sybrillo stabilizes your GoPro to shoot steady videos on the move. It gives the ability to remote control …

The career advice no one tells you

Most people have “okay” jobs. We go to work, do what we have to do from 9 to 5, come back home, maybe hang out with friends, and do it all over again the next day. There’s nothing wrong with this.<p>But some people perform at a totally different level. They’re the people who land executive level …

Bevel turns your smartphone into a 3D Camera

Editor's Rating<p>4.9?<p>Discovered on 2015-08-16<p>Photograph in 3D using this simple and easy to use attachment for your smartphone or tablet. The first …

360-degree views coming to video game live streaming

With devices such as Samsung's new Gear 360 camera promising to bring 360-degree photos and videos into the mainstream, another South Korean company hopes to do the same to video game streaming.<p>Minkonet will debut its new technology at the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco later in March. …

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Alpine Headphones

They're best known for their higher-end car audio gear, but obviously, Alpine knows what sounds good — so it's no surprise that these Alpine …