Rachel Lerioux

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Data Structures With JavaScript: Stack and Queue

Two of the most commonly used data structures in web development are stacks and queues. Many users of the Internet, including web developers, are …

12 Rules for Professional JavaScript in 2016

<b>Disclaimer:</b> I speak in absolutes below for brevity. Yes, nearly every “rule” in programming has exceptions.<p>JavaScript is hard. It moves so fast that …

The Linux Portal

Python is a very popular general purpose programming language — with good reason. It’s object oriented, semantically structured, extremely versatile, …

What your walk really says about you

We often think we can read someone’s personality from their gait – but while many of those assumptions are wrong, your walk may nevertheless reveal the one thing you are trying to hide.<p>If you saw a man walk into a bar with a John Wayne swagger, you might assume that he’s a confident, tough kind of …

4 Sh*tty Work Situations That Get Better When You Speak Up

No doormats here.<p>Those long, arduous workdays when you <i>just. can't.</i> with overly cutthroat colleagues or a boss who piles on the menial tasks? Unfortunately, they're par for the course.<p>But that doesn't mean you need to grin and bear it. Sure, an easy-going attitude and ready smile go a long way in …

Self-help

How do you get the most out of a lunch break?

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora, the knowledge-sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights. You</i> …

A Helpful Guide to the Best Self-Help Books

1<p><b>“The Productivity Project”</b> by Chris Bailey, recommended by Amelia Diamond<p><b>What made you read it?</b><p>The cover, which apparently you’re not supposed to …

Shonda Rhimes

Maroon 5 Cancels North Carolina Shows to Protest Transgender Bathroom Law

Maroon 5 has canceled upcoming shows in North Carolina to protest the state’s controversial transgender bathroom law.<p>“We have announced that we will …

How Great Leaders Value People

Organizations of all sizes and industries are reimagining work cultures in this relationship economy. It’s all about the people. Consequently, …

What life is like when you don’t feel real

<i>This week (May 16-22) is Mental Health Awareness Week, with “relationships” as the theme. We’ll be running features all week about the mental health of those close to you, the mental health of the artists that inspire you and the different ways that communities and individuals deal with the issue.</i> …

The bizarro “Inherit the Wind”: Understanding evangelical Christianity’s persecution complex through “God’s Not Dead 2”

In this deeply paranoid film, the evil ACLU sues an evangelical teacher, with a trial over whether Jesus was real<p>In a pivotal scene from the famous 1960 film "Inherit the Wind," a biblical scholar, prosecuting a defendant on trial for teaching evolution in a town whose laws forbid it, is called to …

It takes a special kind of person to close the deal. Take this simple test to find out if you have what selling needs<p><b>Do you have the personality of a successful salesperson? To find out, answer the four questions below, with marks of 1 for strongly disagree through to 7 for strongly agree. Then add</b> …

Personality

Persuasion Made Simple: 3 Things That Make People Say Yes

Persuading people to say yes is a useful skill in business. Here's how you can put psychology to use to influence the decisions of your customers, peers, and colleagues.<p>It's not just salespeople trying to close the deal who rely on persuasion skills. Convincing people to say yes in a subtle manner …

The Art of Persuasion: How to Craft Words That Sell

Do your words sell? Want to sharpen your copywriting skills? To explore the art of persuasion and why it’s important to social marketers, I interview …

5 Reasons Good People Become Bad Bosses

<i>Why are there so many bad bosses?</i><p>Gallup research reveals that over 50% of Americans have quit a job to get away from their manager. Meanwhile, …

Bill Gates

21 Success Tips for Young and Aspiring Entrepreneurs - Blueheart

Image credit: Francois Lenoir | REUTERS<p>Being successful often means learning from those who have already achieved their goals. Having a mentor is an …

Entrepreneurship

9 Motivational Videos to Help You Succeed in Business and Life | Inc.com

There are videos that energize us, inspire us, and motivate us to do great things. Then there are the very few that do all of that--and touch us so deeply that we wind up watching them over and over. We find their messages so compelling, we know we can turn to them whenever we feel dragged down and …

Motivation

This Is the Best Advice on Motivation I Have Ever Read

Look, there are days when not even the most well-intentioned advice from the latest motivational science will do. (This is coming from a person who, …

Top 10 Ways To Look Like A Hacker and become Popular among Friends

Some people don’t want to learn things like a hacker. But they want some simple tricks for impressing your friends. In this post we collect some …

Excel Worksheets Tutorial: VBA Activesheet vs Worksheets

Today we are going to learn about VBA Worksheets. We will cover all the nuisances e.g. <b>VBA Activesheet and how it compares to regular Worksheets</b>, how …

Back to basics: 5 yoga poses for beginners and how to do them correctly

<i>Each month, yoga coach Gwen Lawrence shows us five yoga poses designed to keep athletes in the game. To start your yoga practice off strong, she's</i> …

64 places you can learn to code online for free

This way, you can discover what you like (and more importantly don't) before financially investing in a certain set of courses.<p>However, there are so many free resources, classes, and books to pick from! It's easy to become overwhelmed. (Ever hear of too much of a good thing?!)<p>To make things easier, …

10 Biggest Organizing Mistakes We All Make

Even the best efforts are a waste without a proper plan.<p>Even the best efforts are a waste without a proper plan.

Minimalism

10 Weird Ways to Make Yourself Work Out -- Even When You Really Don't Want to

<i>By Sarah Klein, Prevention.com</i><p>Motivating myself to work out is hard. At the beginning of every week, I have such high hopes for my healthy agenda. Then, within a couple of days, reality sets in and life flattens my workout motivation like a pancake. Could be long work hours or New York City's …

13 Platforms To Turn Your Blogging Skills Into Freelance Writing

You always loved expressing yourself through blog writing? You are constantly full of new inpsirational ideas and thoughts you want to share with …

Mexico City is not a safe haven for journalists anymore

In a Mexico City cemetery reporter Pedro Canche looks haggard as he lays a hand-written note among yellow flowers on the grave of a young colleague.<p>"I owed it to him to come here because we're in the same state of persecution," he says, eyes scanning the empty graveyard for anyone lurking in the …

7 Ways to Write Quality Content Your Audience Will Love

The debate is over.<p>We’ve all bought our tickets.<p>Creating quality content is the most effective way to market a business.<p>Even the big retailers and …

Marketing

DC Comics Pushes Envelope With Harley Quinn Lesbian Scene

DC Comics has published a comic book starring the popular characters Harley Quinn and Poison Ivy in an apparent sexual embrace.Harley Quinn, who was …

Harley Quinn