Timothy Martiny

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'I am more than an athlete': LeBron James responds to Laura Ingraham who told him to 'Shut up and dribble'

LeBron James took to Instagram on Friday night to respond to Laura Ingraham of Fox News after the anchor told him to "Shut up and dribble."<p>James posted an image of neon lights that read "I am more than an athlete" and captioned his post with #wewillnotshutupanddribble.<p>The drama started when …

Donald Trump

What to Do in Cancun Beyond the Resorts

Located on the famous Riviera Maya, the vibrant city of Cancun is a popular year-round destination for many Americans looking to relax in its …

Cancun

Is This the Most Romantic Restaurant in the World?

<i>Originally published by Travel + Leisure</i><p>There are few experiences more memorable (or romantic) than eating a delicious meal while surrounded by a …

Dining Rooms

10 Success lessons from Dale Carnegie – “Best-Selling Author” for entrepreneurs

Share82<p>Tweet<p>Share168<p>+12<p>Shares 252<p>Dale Carnegie was a famous lecturer and writer as well as the developer of very popular courses in self-improvement, …

Motivation

10 Must-have project management apps for entrepreneurs

Share23<p>Tweet<p>Share113<p>+16<p>Shares 142<p>Trying to manage a project without project management software can turn into a Godzilla-like apocalypse quickly. …

Project Management

3 Traits of the Most Liked, Most Effective Public Speakers

What are the great presentation skills that lead to successful outcomes?<p>I came to the career of speech coach from the world of theater. For 15 years I was an actor, and an instructor at NYU's Tisch School of the Arts and at the Michael Chekhov Studio.<p>Family life intervened. My wife and I had a baby …

Public Speaking

Video Games Are Too Big to Succeed

On a trip to Canada, one Motherboard editor finds why developers still want to make AAA games despite shrinking margins.<p><b>This is part of Motherboard's feature about the</b> <b>development of Gears of War 4</b><b>. Follow along</b> <b>here</b><b>.</b><p>Can video games get too big? Based on Motherboard editor Emanuel Maiberg's visit to</i> …

Fourth Chinese student sentenced to prison in 'parachute kid' bullying case

A Chinese student was sentenced to three years in prison Tuesday in the bullying case of a fellow "parachute kid" in a Rowland Heights park.<p>The assault prompted soul-searching on both sides of the Pacific for the horrific details of the attack as well as the attention it brought to the increasing …

Crime

10 Timeless Steps to Better Writing From David Ogilvy, the Father of Advertising

Because good writing never goes out of style.<p>It's been said that the ability to write well helps a person to achieve focus, which leads to better, clearer thinking.<p>But how can you learn to write better?<p>Enter the timeless advice of David Ogilvy.<p>Despite never graduating from college, Ogilvy had a …

How To Teach Children That Failure Is The Secret To Success

Is failure a positive opportunity to learn and grow, or is it a negative experience that hinders success? How parents answer that question has a big influence on how much children think they can improve their intelligence through hard work, a study says.<p>"Parents are a really critical force in child …

Psychology

Table Saw | WoodWorkers Guild of America

Determining a Safe Table Saw Blade Height<p>When it comes to blade changes and using a table saw, especially using it safely, there’s more to it than …

Woodworking

We're about to find out what happens when you give poor people basic income for life

In the old days of policymaking by aphorism—give a man a fish, feed him for a day!—simply handing money to the poor was considered an obviously bad idea.<p><i>How naïve—you can't just give people money. They'll stop trying! They'll just get drunk!</i><p>The underlying assumption was that the poor weren't good …

6 ways to make your personal website more effective

From authors and designers, to coders and writers – and everyone in between – personal websites are a new concept that is likely here to stay.<p>For those of us who are self-employed, well known on the internet, or trying to build an online persona, personal websites help us further our career goals …

Web Design

How to Start a $100k Blog: 8 Bloggers Making 6 Figures Share Their Secrets

Maintaining an active blog is a full-time endeavor. You have to find quality content, write posts, engage in social media, find ways to get your …

Marketing

Be the Shakespeare of Facebook: The enormous guide to writing spectacular social media content

Very few writers really know what they are doing until they’ve done it.<p>This quote from Anne Lamott resonates with me quite a bit. I seldom know what I’m doing until I’ve done it.<p>I also seldom know what other writers are doing either.<p>Have you visited TNW's hype-free blockchain and cryptocurrency …

We knew it was bad on Wall Street ― now we're finding out just how bad

<i>To sign up, scroll to the bottom of this page and click "Get updates in your inbox," or click here.</i><p>It should come as no surprise that first-quarter results will be pretty horrendous for Wall Street.<p>A collapsed oil price, concerns around Chinese growth and negative rates combined to create "a …

Markets

5 simple etiquette habits that help the rich get ahead, according to a man who spent 5 years studying millionaires

Manners matter.<p>"You have to know how to act and how to do certain things when you're around people," writes Thomas C. Corley in his upcoming book "Change Your Habits, Change Your Life." "Self-made millionaires have mastered certain rules of etiquette that help them in social settings."<p>Corley would …

Self-improvement

What Every Entrepreneur Can Learn From Howard Schultz About Success

<i>The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

Creating Catchy Blog Content – 10 Rules of Engagement

A friend of mine recently retired. She was an English comp professor at a local university. She thought she might write a book in her retirement, and …

10 Must-Read Books For the Modern Entrepreneur

If you want to build a bigger business, you need to invest in yourself.<p>It seems like every year the world gets busier.<p>I often find it a challenge to find the time to catch up on emails, make the time for breakfast, and still catch a good night's sleep.<p>Reading has always been an important hobby of …

28 Tips, Tricks, and Hacks for Adobe Photoshop CC

In this video and post I’ll cover 28 great features, tricks, hacks, and more of Adobe Photoshop CC 2015. Some are simple, some are difficult, some …

Your Business Means Nothing If No One Knows Who You Are

Last fall, I was invited to an exclusive event at the Hollywood Hills home of <i>Never Eat Alone</i> author Keith Ferrazzi. The top leaders from across the …

7 TED Talks you should watch if you want to be an entrepreneur

Four simple words that sum up the value of TED Talks.<p>We love these quick, easy-to-digest videos with just the right amount of important information to entertain and educate in just a few minutes.<p>It's free, high-quality wisdom from industry leaders — what's not to love?<p>Below are the top seven videos …

TED Talks

The Problem With (Many) Nonprofits

I want to leave the world a better place than when I entered it. A lot of us do, and in my generation (and beyond), a lot of us work for nonprofits. In fact, I spent the better part of 10 years working for and with nonprofit organizations in a number of different capacities and roles. And the truth …

'Code Can Save Lives:' Inside One Techie's Mission to Bring Programming Skills to Kids in Watts

Some 70 kids from the Nickerson Gardens housing project spent a recent Saturday afternoon developing apps.<p>In recent years, former USC head football coach Pete Carroll would stop by the Nickerson Recreation Center gymnasium to recruit players. He offered young men a way out of the Nickerson Gardens …

How to Be a Better Nonprofit Board Member

Apply the fundamentals of corporate governance to charitable work.<p>The importance of the nonprofit sector has never been greater. In the United …