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Start Networking with People Outside Your Industry

Most professionals build their network over time through proximity — people from your business school study group, or colleagues from your current company or past jobs. You may have a few outliers in the mix, but unless you’ve been deliberate about your networking, the vast majority of people you …

Networking

Emotional Intelligence at Work: How Men and Women Interpret Feedback Differently

Knowing the differences can help you develop a personal strategy.<p>How do you respond to feedback?<p>A recent study published in the <i>Harvard Business Review</i> sheds some insight into different ways men and women react to the input of their peers. It was conducted by Margarita Mayo, Professor of Leadership …

Psychology

Women who wear more make-up earn more money, study finds

We’ve all made the conscious decision to push the snooze button and enjoy ten minutes of extra sleep, rather than get up and spend the time applying make-up. However, according to a new study it could be preventing you from getting that pay rise. Two sociologists in the US collected data from more …

What Great Listeners Actually Do

Chances are you think you’re a good listener. People’s appraisal of their listening ability is much like their assessment of their driving skills, in that the great bulk of adults think they’re above average.<p>In our experience, most people think good listening comes down to doing three things:<p>Not …

Public Speaking

10 of the best gardens … that you’ve probably never heard of

Forget big names such as Kew and Versailles, these almost-secret gardens around the world are worth tracking down, for lovers of horticulture, sculpture – and the bizarre<p>Gatton Park, England<p>This year marks the 300th anniversary of the birth of English landscape gardener Lancelot “Capability” Brown, …

Sculpture

9 TED talks that can help you become insanely productive

Reaching optimal productivity is about working smarter, not harder, and making the most of each day.<p>The following TED talks offer valuable lessons in doing just that.

TED Talks

Learn How To Code For Free Using These Top 10 Coding Lesson Sites

In the past half a decade or so there has been a lot of concerted effort to make learning how to code a mainstream thing in the society. From boot …

Animal photos of the year 2015: Part 1 - Telegraph

100 podcasts that will make you smarter and more successful

Flickr/Garry KnightPodcasting is a great way to learn and be inspired. It's a new use of technology that hearkens back to the original social medium, storytelling.<p>If you have an interest in entrepreneurship, tech, leadership, business, creativity, or just learning and expanding your mind, here are …

Entrepreneurship

An Incredibly Helpful List of 71 Free Online Courses and Tutorials

With the advancements in technology, we are now able to access a world of information right at our fingertips. EssayMama has sorted through the …

Tutorials

11 Tweaks To Your Morning Routine Will Make Your Entire Day More Productive

I don’t know anyone who couldn’t use a little boost in their energy, productivity, <i>and</i> self-control.<p>Researchers at the University of Nottingham recently published findings from their exploration of 83 separate studies on energy and self-control. What they found will change the way you start your day.<p>…

Time Management

Stunning Midcentury Architecture In Minnesota You Haven't Seen Before

People often don't recognize what they have in their own backyards, according to Larry Millett, author of <i>Minnesota Modern</i>, and that goes double for Midcentury architecture in Minnesota and the Twin Cities. According to the former <i>St. Paul Pioneer Press</i> architecture critic, it's a style that played a …

'Explosive buying by Chinese tourists' is Japan's word of the year

Now you know the word for crazy shopping sprees by Chinese travellers (it's 'bakugai')<p>Chinese demand for international goods has become so pronounced that the phenomenon has become Japan's word of the year.<p><i>Bakugai</i>, the Japanese word for "explosive buying by Chinese tourists", has been declared the …

China