Rob Schopke

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How to stop procrastinating using the Zeigarnik Effect

Have you got a project that’s forever lingering on your to-do list? Us too.<p>With so much on our plates it can be hard to find the time to make a start …

What Does the Bible Teach About Transgender People?

If the Bible is our guide, then God’s design for gender is a gigantic rainbow of variation, not a black-and-white conformity with sex.<p>On February 18, …

The 3 Components That Create Unforgettable Brand Stories

Brand storytelling is hard. But it can be done, and done well.<p>Brand storytelling: It's something every brand knows it has to engage in but only a few do really well.<p>The simplest reason for this? Brand storytelling is hard. It's hard to distill the things that make your company what it is into a …

Marketing

The Best and Worst Olive Oil from the Grocery Store

Olive oil is as essential to the kitchen as a saucepan or stove. Yet, while it’s always in front of us, we don’t always pay attention to what it can …

6 Things the Most Organized People Do Every Day

Your life is busy. Work/life balance is a challenge. You feel like you’re spreading yourself so thin that you’re starting to disappear.<p>Most of us …

Learn How to Roast Coffee With These Resources

Are you looking for ways to improve your coffee roasting? Troubleshoot problems? Learn more about those magical green beans? True roasting mastery …

Learn all the new gestures for iPhone X

The iPhone X has no home button. We already know that, but what does it mean when you’re actually using the phone? The home button is the most important button on the iPhone. It wakes it up, gets you to the home screen, activates Apple Pay, invokes Siri, takes a screenshot, and helps you force the …

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How to Journal by Drawing in Your Sketchbook – ART + marketing

Step 1: Write down a list of all the things you did.<p>Before you begin drawing, you’ll need to have an idea of what all you want to fit on the page. I …

Drawing

Top 10 websites for Programmers to learn coding

How to Start Your Own Podcast

The podcast craze of the past several years shows no signs of slowing down, and while every armchair broadcaster with a voice recorder app is eager …

Music Production

‘I Needed Color,’ a Documentary About Jim Carrey’s Love of Painting

Throw this on your Today I Learned list: Jim Carrey is a painter. As you’ll no doubt see in the <i>I Needed Color</i> documentary, we’re not talking about a …

12 Ways To Cook With Coffee That You Probably Haven't Tried Yet

Because coffee should be enjoyed at breakfast, lunch, AND dinner.

What you can learn from ancient coffee rituals around the world

For many caffeine lovers, coffee drinking is less of a habit and more of a sacred ritual. In fact, the history of coffee rituals around the world is …

Coffee

11 Free Apps I Couldn't Live Without as a Photographer

This is not your typical list of must have photography apps — no Snapchat, Instagram, or Photoshop here. Although you might not have heard of many of …

To Succeed You Must Make Yourself Indispensable

People who can be easily replaced can never command the big bucks.<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Everyone has favorite products. At this point, I doubt I could live without my old Pasquini espresso machine, Vitamix blender and Apple everything. I’d be lost …

Entrepreneurship

Italy's Coffee Culture Brims With Rituals And Mysterious Rules

Coffee — it's something many can't start the day without. In Italy, it is a cultural mainstay, and the country is perhaps the beverage's spiritual home.<p>After all, Italy gave us the lingo — espresso, cappuccino, latte — and its coffee culture is filled with rituals and mysterious rules.<p>Caffé Greco …

Coffee

A Common Epilepsy Drug Can Fix Abnormal Brain Activity in Alzheimer's Disease

Yes!<p>For the first time, researchers have shown that a common epilepsy drug can normalise disrupted brain activity in patients with Alzheimer's …

Dementia

Guest Review: Flat-Bottom Coffee Drippers

It’s a gilded age for flat-bottom coffee drippers, and in this comparison guide, guest reviewer Michael Butterworth walks you through four of today's …

Zinc Fingers: Taiwanese Uncover Potential Alzheimer's Treatment

A research team at Taiwan's National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) has proven the efficacy of a zinc finger-like protein in restoring memory deficits, which suggests it has the potential to treat Alzheimer's disease.<p>According to the team, Alzheimer's disease is mainly the result of cell death and …

People used to be so scared of coffee that Bach wrote a mini opera about it

A few moments later a lilting soprano answers, literally singing the praises of the habit that has angered her father: coffee drinking.<p>"Father, sir, don't be so harsh. If I couldn't three times a day, be allowed to drink my little cup of coffee, in my anguish, I will turn into a shriveled-up roast …

Why Are Some Coffees Sweeter Than Others?

Bitter coffee? That’s a thing of the past. Now, specialty professionals and consumers alike want their morning coffee to have a hint of sweetness – …

Drinking Coffee Can Help You Lose Weight

Good news coffee lovers — your daily indulgence can have some major positive effects on your health.<p>Studies have shown that drinking coffee can lower …

How to Watch Apple’s WWDC Keynote

Later this morning, Apple lifts the lid on its Worldwide Developers Conference, the annual showcase for all the new and shiny things churned out of …

What are the seven wonders of the world?

Seven Wonders of the Ancient World<p>The Seven Wonders of the Ancient World were a collection of remarkable constructions listed by various Greek authors, including Antipater of Sidon and Philo of Byzantium. The classic list featured seven wonders located in the Eastern Mediterranean.<p>1. Great Pyramid …

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The Craft and Science of Coffee

<i>The Craft and Science of Coffee Elsevier Science & Technology Books, Jan 4, 2017 - 556 pages</i><p><i>The Craft and Science of Coffee</i> follows the coffee plant …

Coffee

Brewing Cuban Coffee

Key Lime Pie Ice Cream<p>Easy Chocolate Ice Cream (Eggless and No Ice Cream Machine)<p>In-Dentured Jello<p>Cooking Class<p>Calibrate your moka pot:<p>1. Run your …

This Is What Happened When A Young Russian Came Out As Gay On YouTube

"I often heard that all gays should be destroyed, and that if anyone in our family turns out to be gay, my family should kill them with their bare hands.” Artem Kolesov speaks exclusively to BuzzFeed News.<p>A 23-year-old Russian violinist called Artem Kolesov emailed BuzzFeed News last week with a …

The Most Important Thing Few Roasters Bother to Do