Prashant Ramanbhai Patel

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My nervous breakdown ruined my career – here’s why I’m OK with it

<b>After years of playing down my depression and anxiety issues as a ‘blip’ on the radar, I can now say with certainty that I was not OK for a long time.</b><p>…

Why a Gen-X CEO Hired a Millennial to Help Him Keep a Learning Mindset

At age 41, I am where I want to be in my career: running my own sales-training business, with enough clients lined up that I can probably live comfortably for the next several years. But I’m in trouble. Every Gen Xer is.<p>Younger generations are quickly taking over the workforce. They’re also …

Mental Lexicon (Psycholinguistics)

"The fact that a speaker can mentally find the word that he/she wants in less than 200 milliseconds, and in certain cases, even before it is heard, …

Why I gave up a career in astrophysics to become a psychiatrist

When I was a teenager, I was obsessed by science, maths and the stars. The obsession didn't wane; I went on to study a degree in physics, a PhD in …

The 5 Qualities of an Authentic Person

“To be authentic, we must cultivate the courage to be imperfect — and vulnerable. We have to believe that we are fundamentally worthy of love and …

If ghosts were real, Brian Cox claims CERN would have found them by now

There are countless conspiracy theories surrounding ghosts and paranormal activity, and while it shouldn't need explaining to anyone who has a …

Are we thinking about depression all wrong?

One in ten of us will experience depression at some point. Just what causes this highly debilitating disease, and the best way to treat it remains controversial: last month, Danish researchers reported that antidepressants raise the risk of suicide when taken by healthy people.<p>The most widely …

Antiinflammatory

The Secret Algorithm Behind Learning

<i>“The person who says he knows what he thinks but cannot express it usually does not know what he thinks.”</i> <br>― Mortimer J. Adler, How to Read a Book<p>I …

Start Making Children Happy With Math

You are here because a story I published in mid-October to Medium went unintentionally viral in some math communities. It was written and titled in …

The 40 Books That Saved My Life

Oh my god, another list of books I should read! I can’t help it, though.<p>These are the books I return to when I need help, guidance, solace in my life.<p>…

45 Great Websites to Make Some Extra Money

Whether you’re between jobs, bootstrapping your business, working remotely, freelancing, or even staying home with your baby, there’s almost always a …

Web Design

City of London weighs up regional visa system to avoid post-Brexit staff gaps

Local authority debates merits of Australian and Canadian visa system in attempt to retain and attract skilled workers<p>Ideas for a regional visa system have been set out by the local authority for London’s financial district in an attempt to avoid staff shortages after the vote to leave the EU.<p>City …

44 New Cool Websites and Apps to Learn Something New

In summer 2015, I wrote a short post with a long list of learning websites, which immediately went viral. Just when the notifications, messages, and …

The Odyssey (prose)

Book I<p>THE GODS IN COUNCIL--MIVERVA'S VISIT TO ITHACA--THE CHALLENGE FROM TELEMACHUS TO THE SUITORS.<p>Tell me, O Muse, of that ingenious hero who …

As Donald Trump made clear, smart businesses know only idiots pay tax

The revelation that the US presidential candidate paid no federal taxes for 18 years will come as no surprise to the global corporations who funnel billions through tax havens<p>It was one of the highlights of an unedifying US presidential race. The subject: Donald Trump’s tax returns. Hammered by …

Algebra. It’s why Americans are jerks.

When I was 32 I was diagnosed with a massive learning disability. It took eight weeks of intense, tiring, embarrassing testing and observation. When …

How neuromorphic 'brain chips' will begin the next era in computing - ExtremeTech

How neuromorphic ‘brain chips’ will begin the next era in computing<p>By on September 29, 2016 at 7:30 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from …

50 Ways Happier, Healthier, And More Successful People Live On Their Own Terms

1. Stop consuming caffeine<p>Although people think they perform better on caffeine, the truth is, they really don’t. Actually, we’ve become so dependent …

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Does the Berlin Wall belong in the trash?

Parts of the Berlin Wall still stand as a memorial in Berlin, as well as in over 140 locations worldwide. DW unexpectedly discovered many more in a …