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The Best Productivity App, Hands Down (and 12 Insider Tricks on How to Get the Best Out of It)

If you're a business owner or executive, you should be using these 12 hacks to get the most out of Evernote.<p>As a business coach, I'm always looking for new strategies to help people and businesses become more effective and more efficient. Usually, I focus on things like leadership and marketing …

Productivity

Black troops as much as twice as likely to be punished by commanders, courts

WASHINGTON — Black troops are far more likely than their white comrades to face court martial or other forms of military punishment, according to a study to be released Wednesday.<p>Black service members were as much as two times more likely than white troops to face discipline in an average year, …

Military

8 Tips to Master a More Paperless Life With Evernote

When the first Earth Day was proposed at the suggestion of Wisconsin Senator Gaylord Nelson in 1970, paper was the primary means of communication and …

4 Tips to Get the Most Out of Evernote

Evernote has grown from a simple note-taking application to a reliable tool that connects with many other productivity apps. It almost becomes hard …

5 Tips To Turn Evernote Into The Perfect Recipe Book

Evernote is one of my favorite note-taking tools. It’s platform-agnostic and has plug-ins for nearly every major browser. I use it to jot down story ideas, snap pictures of important receipts, and curate the best on-the-fly recipe book ever.<p>Evernote did have a standalone recipe book a while back …

Productivity

The 25 most ruthless leaders of all time

But while we can argue the validity and virtue of certain political agendas, the callous methods by which some leaders attain their goals are less up to interpretation.<p>After all, no matter how a historian tries to spin it, ordering a tower to be constructed out of live men stacked and cemented …

Ash Carter sending 'specialized expeditionary targeting force' to Iraq

<b>(CNN) —</b> Secretary of Defense Ash Carter announced Tuesday that the U.S. military will send "a specialized expeditionary targeting force" aimed at conducting more raids in Iraq.<p>A U.S. official tells CNN that decision means there will be additional U.S. Special Operation forces on the ground in Iraq …

The Generals Who Won World War II

Winston Groom may be best known as the author of Forrest Gump, but he’s also an astute and entertaining military historian. He talks about three key …

Introducing the New Evernote Web Client

The internet has changed a lot in the seven years since the first Evernote web client. Today, the best experiences we have on the web are at once …

How to Save Kindle Highlights and Notes Into Evernote

The research and discovery phase of a project is an important time to gather information that will position you for success.Content sourced from …

US Special Operations Forces Are in More Countries Than You Can Imagine

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Military

America’s Secret War in 134 Countries

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National Security

A Higher Form of Killing: Six Weeks in World War One That Forever Changed the Nature of Warfare by Diana Preston, review: 'authoritative'

Nigel Jones applauds a lucid study of a pivotal moment in the history of warfare: spring 1915<p>On April 22 1915, French soldiers north of Ypres saw a strange green-yellow cloud form above the German trenches and roll menacingly across no man’s land. As the cloud engulfed them, they experienced a …

10 of the Best Mac Apps

Outfit your Mac with the very best in apps and resources. From entertainment and play to serious work and organization, here are the best Mac apps …

Are my children too young to be life insurance beneficiaries?

<b>Dear Moneyologist,</b><p>We have two small children. For our life insurance, we list “spouse” as the primary beneficiary. Should we list our young children …

Retirement

Obama Is Open to Ground Troops in Iraq, a Top General Says

President Obama has repeatedly declared there will be no combat troops on the ground in Iraq to fight the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant. But a …

The Solution to War That Obama Doesn’t Want to Hear

On the eve of the September 11 anniversary, President Obama revealed his strategy to combat terrorism, particularly the threat posed by ISIS. On …

Lessons Never Learned—From Vietnam to Iraq

<i>Editor’s Note: Tom Hayden is speaking on September 17 at Angell Hall, the site of the first Vietnam teach-in in 1965, on the lessons of Vietnam for</i> …

The Building Blocks of War

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The US Has Been the World’s Sole Superpower for the Last 13 Years—Why Hasn’t It Done Anything Good?

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Geopolitics

We Cannot Win in Iraq

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Middle East

Here’s Everything Wrong With the White House’s War on the Islamic State

<i>This article is a joint publication of TheNation.com and Foreign Policy In Focus.</i><p>If Barack Obama owes his presidency to one thing, it was the good …

Middle East

The New, Beautiful Evernote Web

When you work, the interface fades away to showcase your thoughts. Then, when you need it, Evernote Web beautifully re-emerges. When you need a …

Evernote Goes Collaborative with Work Chat

Evernote is the workspace for your entire workday. It’s with you from desk to meetings to business trip, and everywhere in between. Of course, it’s …

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10 Insurance Mistakes to Avoid

Insurance can help protect your finances in case of an emergency. But you shouldn't pay more than you have to for this protection. Whether you're …

Personal Finance

Going Paperless Quick Tip: Clipping Email with the Evernote Web Clipper

I was recently asked if there was a way to automatically eliminate the header information you get in a note when you forward an email message to your …

Manage Life's Details With Checklists in Evernote

<b>To-do List</b><br>Make one for work from your desk on a Monday morning and check it on your phone or tablet each evening from the home office.<p><b>Packing …

Evernote Penultimate iPad App Update Adds Jot Script Support And More

Evernote has today released a new update for their iOS Penultimate iPad application which brings with it a number of new enhancements for users to …