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3 important life skills nobody ever taught you

Now, let's pretend that we're having one of those intimate heart-to-heart conversations that we all ideally imagine having with our fathers.<p>Maybe we're sipping beers on the back patio, listening to the crickets and watching the moon slowly find the horizon.<p>Maybe we're laughing about some movie we …

15 Must-Read Business Books on Leadership and Personal Development From the Past 5 Years

Science and positive psychology point the way to the future of leadership.<p>The problem with producing any "top" business book list is the elimination process. Over the last five years, there have been numerous publications by top authors worthy of mention.<p>For this list, I have focused heavily on …

Stop worrying about where your life is heading and take things at your own pace

opinion<p><b>For the past few years, I have been worrying about where my life is heading, whether I’m making the right choices to get me where I need to be</b> …

To Be Happy, Give Up These 10 Habits

The real key to happiness is actually giving up certain perspectives and behaviors.<p>This story originally appeared on Due<p>How can you introduce a little bit more happiness into your life? You may need to give up several things to become happy. To become happier, most people focus on adding things.<p>The …

44 Favorite Books of High Achievers

Want to accomplish more? Try reaching for a good book.<p>The people who accomplish the most in life are serious about self-improvement, which often comes in the form of a good book. Here are several dozen excellent reads, recommended by high-achieving founders and executives.<p>1. <i>Crossing the Chasm</i> by …

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Beginning Photography Equipment

Buying photography equipment for the first time is a daunting task. Useful guides exist to help beginners choose a good camera, but few newcomers …

5 Books That Influenced My Success Mindset

Every once in a while, you hit on a book that totally changes your worldview.<p><i>Image used under CC0 Public Domain license</i><p>Once that happens, you can never go back. You look at things through another lens; what was once irrefutable fact is now an assumption to be questioned.<p>Other times, you find a …

Why am I not finding the blog post? Reshaping INDIHOPE

<b>Disclaimer</b><p>Dear Reader, if you have come across here from a different blog post, then it means the blog that you are looking for is no longer …

Why am I not finding the blog post? Reshaping INDIHOPE

<b>Disclaimer</b><p>Dear Reader, if you have come across here from a different blog post, then it means the blog that you are looking for is no longer …

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The 24 hottest honeymoon destinations right now

For some, paradise is lounging on a beach with soft white sand and clear aquamarine water surrounded by palm trees.<p>For others, it's roaming the streets and enjoying the charm of a romantic city like Paris.<p>Either way, chances are you'll find an ideal honeymoon spot in our list of newlywed …

Plastic World - Photographs and text by Mária Švarbová | LensCulture

<i>We first discovered this work after it was submitted to the Exposure Awards 2014. Although it was not chosen as a finalist by the jury, the editors of LensCulture were impressed and decided to publish this feature article about it. Enjoy!</i><p>In <i>Plastic World,</i> Mária Švarbová’s subjects pose as models. …

Kleiner Perkins: Ellen Pao wanted $2.7 million to cover her legal fees

Give me $2.7 million and I won't appeal.<p>That's what Ellen Pao allegedly asked of a prestigious Silicon Valley venture capital firm to cover her legal fees and other costs -- just weeks after losing her high-profile sex discrimination case to them.<p>Her former employer, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & …

US calls for cyber reform after massive hack

President Barack Obama's allies seized on news of that data on four million government employees had been compromised to press for legislation stalled in the Republican-dominated Congress.<p>"The fact is, we need the United States Congress to come out of the dark ages and come into the 21st century to …

NASA is investing in eco-friendly supersonic airplane travel

Unless you have access to a F-22 fighter jet, you probably haven’t been able to fly faster than the speed of sound since the last Concorde flight in 2003. NASA wants to change this. The agency said that it is spending over $6 million to fund research into cheaper and greener supersonic travel.<p>This …

Everything you can expect Apple to announce on Monday

Now, there's a new addition to that lineup: the Apple Watch.<p>Apple doesn't usually talk about its plans or future products until it's ready to unveil them to the world. But the company wants us to know that big improvements for the Apple Watch are coming.<p>"Third-party apps will get much better," Jeff …

New Cisco CEO Favors Diversity And Youth In Executive Team

New Cisco CEO, Chuck Robbins, unveiled his new executive team in a blog post today, and he’s favoring diversity and youth as he tries to sell Cisco to a new generation of customers.<p>He’s got a challenge.<p>But as he moves in and former CEO John Chambers and members of his team move on, Robbins is …

Study: aluminium contamination may be behind bee dementia and decline | DW | 07.06.2015

Biologists at Keele University and the University of Sussex in the UK have found aluminium contamination in bumblebee pupae at levels that would …

Charting the Milky Way from the inside out

You can judge a cheese by its crust (and 15 other things to know about cheese)

<i>Cheesemonger Steve Jenkins claims that if he'd known these straightforward constants at the outset of his career, his "cheese learning curve" might</i> …

Who Won Game of Thrones? The Dragon Saves the Day.

Daenerys gets a little help on this week's episode.<p><i>Season 5, Episode 9: "The Dance of Dragons"</i><p>For a little while, it seemed like the title of <i>Game of Thrones</i> season five's penultimate episode was a metaphor. Poor, doomed Shireen Baratheon tells us all about "The Dance of Dragons," the Targaryen …

What lies inside Disney’s abandoned island?

Located in Bay Lake, Florida, it was bought by Walt Disney in 1965. He turned it into a place for tourists to observe wildlife including flamingoes, …

The future of iOS: apps you can enjoy without ever opening them

Apple wants app developers to start thinking outside the box.<p>Whatever the specifics of the company’s announcements at its developer conference this week, a major theme is likely to be features that break free of the rounded square app icons that have defined Apple’s mobile strategy since its …

10 Future Technologies That Will Change The World

When we first watched this video by Top10Media back in November 2014 we couldn’t tear our eyes away from the possibilities of what the future had in …

How to Buy Groceries: Supermarket Shopping 101

We take you from the front door to the checkout aisle of the typical supermarket to help you buy (and not buy) food the right way<p><i>This is the second part of a two-part series on how to get the most of your supermarket-shopping experience. Part One discussed how supermarkets try to get you to spend</i> …

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