Russel Harris

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How Much Money Do You Need to Be Happy?

Can money actually buy happiness?<p>Money doesn't buy happiness--at least, that's what the old adage says. But with the plethora of data analytics tools at our disposal, and access to decades of salary and happiness data, we're closer to coming to a definitive conclusion on the age-old question.<p>So …

Happiness

I Quit Social Media for 65 Weeks. This Is What I Learned

When David Mohammadi decided to take a two-week break from social media, he never imagined that he’d stay logged off for over an entire year.<p>But for …

How to get a world-class education for free on the internet

As crucial as a university degree has become for working in the modern economy, it is not the only route forward into a wildly lucrative and satisfying career—just ask famous dropouts Bill Gates, Oprah Winfrey, Michael Dell, Steve Jobs, Mark Zuckerberg.<p>In the future, a single bachelor’s degree in a …

Online Education

Yale's Most Popular Class Teaches You How to Be Happy (You Can Take It Online)

The concept of happiness is one that entices most people. So much time is spent chasing this fleeting feeling, yet what does anyone really know about …

How to Immediately Change Your Life For The Better

Ready for a change? Here's how you can make it happen.<p>There's an old joke where a man says, "I really want to go to medical school, but it takes at least seven years--and I'll be 50 in seven years!" A wise friend replies, "And how old will you <b>be in seven years if you don't go?"</b><p>If you're not where …

personaldevelopment

Simple Tips and Tricks to Make Footage of Yourself Look Professional

Filming yourself is tricky business, as you can't be behind the camera to make sure everything is going as it should. This helpful video will walk …

10 reasons why JavaScript is the programming language you should learn now

Have you ever taken a good look at your browser and wondered why it looks the way it does? Listen, you don't even have to dive into the deep, dark …

7 Bullet Journal Ideas That Will Organize Your Life

Brilliant and easy ways to boost productivity.<p>So you're starting your first (or fourth) bullet journal—a notebook or pad that's part planner, part …

Productivity

4K Filmmaking and Beyond

Show Posts in<p>For video editors, having an efficient and speedy workflow is essential to ensure tuneful delivery of the final video output without …

Cinematography

The scientifically proven best ways to spend time if you want to be happy

Whereas a loss of $100 today has the potential of being earned back tomorrow, a lost hour cannot be recuperated. Deciding how to spend time is a clearly consequential decision.<p>But what may not be so obvious is exactly how our decisions about how to spend time relate to our moment-to-moment and …

Happiness

The top 10 breakthrough technologies and the key players leading the charge, according to MIT Technology Review

Every fall, MIT Technology Review's editors get together to begin the months-long process of reviewing their coverage. The goal? To create a list of the top ten technological advances from the last year that will have the greatest longterm global impact on consumers.<p>While the editors do give key …

Harness the Power of Keyboard Shortcuts in Davinci Resolve 14

Boost your productivity with this colorful new keyboard cover from LogicKeyboard.The nice folks over at LogicKeyboard have released their latest …

Why Video Producers Should Budget for Profit Margins

How much time — and money — would you save if you had a budgeting framework that guaranteed profits?

Exploring the Video Essay Form with Polyphonic’s Noah Lefevre

<i>EDITOR’S NOTE: The following blog originally ran in February of this year. We’re republishing it here, with minor edits to the original text.</i><p>For …

How to Easily Create Videos From Blog Posts

Want to add more video to your content mix? Have you considered repurposing your blog content into video? There’s no need to spend hours recording …

Make video editing easy with this masterclass

Video editing is a great skill to have, especially in this new media environment where visuals are needed to catch people's attention. Adobe Premiere …

What an ayahuasca retreat showed me about my life - Vox

What the psychedelic drug ayahuasca showed me about my life.<p>When I finally puked on the fourth night, I felt an odd sense of pride.<p>Inside the loud, stuffy ceremony room, people were laughing, crying, chanting, gyrating, and, yes, vomiting, around me. When my time finally comes, I think: Just aim …

Mind

It's Time to Say It: Retirement Is Dead. This Is What Will Take Its Place

The tired old notion of retiring is absolutely the wrong way to think about the most important part of your life.<p><b>We get old when the weight of our memories and regrets starts to exceed that of our dreams.</b><p>When it to comes to the topic of retirement, the old rules no longer apply.<p>In 1935, when the …

Retirement

Beginner Tips and Tricks That Will Help You Shoot Better Films and Videos

Want to take your filmmaking game to the next level? This video covers a ton of bases.If you're a filmmaker who is just starting out, chances are you …

Mikaela Shiffrin gave a great lesson on embracing failure at the Olympics after missing out on a medal in her best event

Mikaela Shiffrin has already won one gold medal at the Winter Olympics and has a chance to add two more medals, but to many observers her performance so far has been disappointing.<p>Shiffrin failed to medal in the slalom — her best event — and was forced to withdraw from the Super-G. With just the …

How to let go of the past and make way for a more meaningful future

<i>Feeling an emotional hangover from 2017? Or that 2018 is awfully slow to kick into gear? What you’re experiencing is common, says spiritual</i> …

A Guide To Google Earth for Landscape Photographers

Click the title of the article to read this post on Improve Photography, which includes all media files mentioned.Google Earth is frequently …

DJI Osmo Mobile 2

Available now for purchase in DJI´s new sought after smartphone gimbal. DJI Osmo Mobile 2 is lighter and cheaper than its predecessor, it includes a …

Video Tutorial: 5 Transitions You Should Start Using

You've got solid video, clean audio, and the perfect color grade. So don't blow your edit with uninteresting transitions.

Why you should write for 182 days

<i>Writing is many things to a lot of people.</i><p>Well, to me it was once something that I found really difficult to do and yet something that I had also …

The Dreamy DIY Remodel of a 1972 Airstream Home

Name: Brandon and Gabi Fox Location: All over (Loosely based in the Pacific Northwest) Size: 27-foot, 190 square foot 1972 Airstream Overlander Years …

Getting Six Hours of Sleep Can Be Just as Bad as Not Sleeping at All

If you’re only getting six hours of sleep each night, you might be just as sleep deprived as someone who got <i>zero</i> hours of sleep for two days.<p>That’s …

Casey Neistat Should Stick to Marketing

Ur-vlogger and Boosted Board spokesthing Casey Neistat scored unprecedented access to a member of YouTube’s senior executive team. The resulting …

Internet

How to Cultivate Emotional Stability (Even When Life Gets Crazy)

Withstand difficult situations, handle adversity, and remain productive and capable throughout.<p><i>How can I be emotionally stable? 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 Nicole Gravagna,</b> …

Self-help