Francois Ashton

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10 Mini Productivity Hacks To Ease Your Life

We probably live in the busiest and most distracting time in history, and all the tasks we have to accomplish each day can be really difficult to …

How Your Brain Works And How To Train It

For a long time our brains have always been thought of as machines capable of amazing feats but only as strong as the hardware given.<p>Recent studies, …

Never expect, never assume, never ask, and never demand. Just...

Never expect, never assume, never ask, and never demand. Just let it be. Because if it’s meant to be, it will be.

5 Killer Habits to Boost Your Confidence

Confidence is everything. Our level of confidence at any given moment dictates how we feel about ourselves and how sure we are of our abilities to …

8 Common Words in Conversations That Make People Sound Less Confident

One way confidence is judged is by an individual’s behavior, especially verbal behavior. That’s according to Deborah Tannen, professor of linguistics …

7 Ways To Truly Master Your Own Mind

Mastering our thoughts can be one of the hardest, yet most rewarding tools towards experiencing truly fulfilling lives. If you’re reading this, you …

The universe sends us exactly what we are ready for...

When life is sweet say thank you and celebrate and...

8 Signs Of Incredibly Successful Entrepreneurs

We love listening to the amazing and thrilling stories of successful entrepreneurs. Sometimes we think there is a piece of magic attached to how they …

5 Comebacks for Dealing With Rude People from Amy Poehler

In Amy Poehler’s <i>Yes Please</i>, she tells the story of her slightly disastrous speech at a major event (page 235 — p.s. host your own <i>Yes Please</i> book club) and then lists her incredible reactions to the situation. It suddenly dawned on me — Amy Poehler is the queen of awesome comebacks. With that in …

Amy Poehler

Common email mistakes that lead to spam – Which Computing Helpdesk

You wouldn’t share your phone number with everyone you meet, or leave it on a Post-it note in a public phone box. So why wouldn’t you treat your …

Information Systems

Millions lost to cash transfer trick

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/business/1175000/1175372_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524691725_4b89f05b6c08871e7b04c7c3b2d66801<p><b>Some £23.6m has been lost in a year to a phone scam that encourages people to put money into a fraudster's account.</b><p>The con is the most widespread …

Identity Theft

The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

<b>1. Tinder is about to launch a video dating feature.</b> Tinder users have really engaged with video advertising on the app, co-founder Sean Rad says, which has prompted the company to consider letting users add video to their profiles.<p><b>2. Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg is launching a brand new award at</b> …

Advertising

Microsoft Windows 10 Bombshell: It's Free For Everyone

<b>Edit:</b> Since publishing this article, Microsoft has since altered its original blog post and has more recently added a statement from Microsoft’s Gabe Aul, who has apologized for the confusion caused by the original post in relation to the supposed ‘free’ Insider copies of Windows 10 referred to in …

Software

The Fascinating Psychology of Color

You’ve probably already heard that fast food restaurants like to paint their interiors in shades of reds and yellows because they make people eat …

AppGratis Gets the Boot & WhatsApp Ain’t Selling: The AllThingsD Week in Review 4/07/13 — 4/13/13

For our readers who are not inclined to constantly hit the refresh button, here’s a quick look back at the Top 10 stories that drove <b>AllThingsD</b> this …

Men's Health - Fitness, Nutrition, Health, Sex, Style & Weight Loss Tips for Men

We review Apple's $349 foray into the smart home speaker market.<p>In a world where people with disabilities are often pushed to the sidelines, Stephen Hawking was a powerful role model. He succeeded no…<p>Nick Newell is tough as hell, and he's coming for it all.<p>As one study just uncovered, it could …

Men's Health - Fitness, Nutrition, Health, Sex, Style & Weight Loss Tips for Men

For $199, you can get a lightweight smartwatch with a four-plus day battery life? Sign us up.<p>AJ Styles practices blood flow restriction, intermittent fasting, and a lot of yoga.<p>Get ready for Jeremy Scott's Schwarzenegger-inspired workout.<p>It looks cool. It'll make you feel like Superman. And boy, …

Men's Health - Fitness, Nutrition, Health, Sex, Style & Weight Loss Tips for Men

Been focusing on your upper body? Tug these on and your secret will be safe.<p>Here's the secret to the Ice Man's seemingly superhuman abilities.<p>Don't worry. Everyone who wants to work out still can.<p>"This is a healthy way for a child to be punished because it's exercise."<p>"I find using lube and taking …

Men's Health - Fitness, Nutrition, Health, Sex, Style & Weight Loss Tips for Men

Avoid creaky old man knees with these tips.<p>Hemsworth's longtime trainer pushed the poor guy to his limits<p>Hate to break it to you, buddy, but it's time to step up your game.<p>Mikhail Shivlyakov started got a nosebleed during a deadlift attempt at this past weekend's Arnold Classic.<p>Well, this is …

The Sound of Deep House Minimix (Out Now)

Men's Health - Fitness, Nutrition, Health, Sex, Style & Weight Loss Tips for Men

Make any sweat session that much better.<p>A backpack you can bring to the gym and everywhere else? The want is strong here.<p>Fact: not having allergies > having allergies.<p>And how he knew his wife was the one almost immediately.<p>Neal and AJ, two of the show's makeover subjects, on what it means to be a …

Natural Skin care: The 11 Best Organic Skin Care Products

01<p>of 12<p>The Best Cleansers, Lotions, Eye Cream and More<p>Natural skin care is hugely popular. We watch what we put into our bodies, so naturally, we …

I'm So in Love -- Or Am I? 10 Experiences That Signal You Are in Love

"How do I know when I'm really in love?"<p>"What does it mean to be in love?"<p>"I think I'm in love, but then I have doubts. If I have doubts, does that mean I'm not in love?"<p>"I feel in love, but why is this sometimes so hard?"<p>"I feel in love, but I've felt this way before and it didn't work out. How do …

Relationships

4 Simple Hacks for Becoming a Better Person

When living out our daily lives, we’re often bombarded with too many choices from different things around us, telling us what’s good for us and how …

13 Ways to Be an Exceptional Teacher

GtQuick—tell me the name of your most favourite teacher ever.<p>The one who influenced you the most; the one who had maximum impact; the one who brought …

Teaching

Resilience – A Key to Happiness

5 Tips to Make Difficult Conversations Easier

Whatever the context, difficult conversations are… well, difficult. Very few of us relish the thought of having challenging or anxiety-provoking …