Ahmad Zaki

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Two Days With Warren Buffett: Three Lessons From An Introverted Leader In Action

Warren Buffett is one of the world’s greatest business-people and well-known as an introvert, so it was fascinating to spend the better part of a day with him and about 100 college students recently in Omaha. Just over 10 years ago, in 2006, I took 40 McGill University students for a similar visit …

This simple daily habit will raise your IQ by 23 percent, according to neuroscience

In less than the time it takes you to have breakfast, you could be raising your intelligence. Sound too good to be true? You might want to read …

WATCH: Almost everything you know about clean energy is outdated

“This is a different world from three years ago” — renewables are no longer “alternative energy.”<p>Renewables and efficiency have already won the …

7 Habits of Truly Happy People (That They Never Talk About)

Do you think that happiness arises because of luck and circumstance? Think again.<p>Happiness is a mindset and like most things in life, it takes effort …

These are the best exercises to do after sitting all day

We can’t help it that we have to sit down at work all day. And things have gotten even worse with the rise of computers and the internet. The truth …

17 Profound Quotes From an Ancient Zen Master That Will Make You Think Deeply About Life | HelloCare

Among the most important texts of Zen literature, the Lin-Chi lu details the insights and exploits of the great ninth century Chinese Zen master …

Six New Videos Teaching Bloom’s Taxonomy In Creative Ways

Over the years, I’ve been collecting and using various “Bloom’s Taxonomy According To…” utilizing popular films and TV shows and have been adding …

The 4 Best Apps for Recording Calls on Your Phone

Whether you’re interviewing rock stars, planning an event with folks from work, or just need to get your grandpa’s rants down on (digital) tape, …

MIT startup offers camouflage solar panels that will match any roof

Sistine Solar wants to help sustainability-minded homeowners who also care about aesthetics<p>No one would argue for the aesthetic beauty of the average solar panel—the dark, gridded rectangles blend into rooftops about as well as a penguin at a peacock party. But one MIT-born startup is hoping to …

Want to Be Happy? Stop Doing These 10 Things.

A few small adjustments to your outlook could be the key to happiness.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Last year, the Journal of Happiness Studies published research by Michael Minkov and Michael Harris Bond that claims happiness has a genetic component -- some people …

3 Ways to Boost Your Confidence at Work

<i>MPW Insider is an online community where the biggest names in business and beyond answer timely career and leadership questions. Today’s answer for:</i> …

Mideast Desert Sands Could Store Solar Energy

The region is rich in fossil fuels, but it also could be a major renewable source.

22 ways to earn passive income

Making money while you sleep.<p>Has a nice ring to it, doesn't it?<p>After reading books like "Rich Dad Poor Dad" and "4 Hour Work Week," I became interested obsessed with making passive income.<p>Whenever someone needs additional income, the stereotypical suggestion offered is to "get a part-time job."<p>But …

6 Self-Help Books That -- Really! -- Help

The first month of fall makes us all want to jump-start a better, happier, healthier way of living. Here are the strategies and ideas that passed our "I tried it" test.<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>40 Books To Read Before Turning 40<p>Like | Follow

Give Your Self-Confidence a Boost

People who have self-confidence are more likely to feel like they can achieve their goals and that they are capable of SEIZING THEIR LIFE. Those lacking confidence have the tendency to view life with a negative lens that distorts their perspective about self and what they can accomplish in life. We …

3 surprising traits of highly effective leaders

It's not easy. After all, technical competence doesn't always translate to effective managerial skills, and superstar employees won't necessarily be superstar bosses.<p>In a recent article for The Harvard Business Review, Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic, Ph.D., a professor of business psychology, suggests …

Elon Musk, Sam Altman Predict Self-Driving Cars Will Be On The Road In Just A Few Years

Elon Musk and Sam Altman discussed everything from alien life to nuclear fusion onstage at the Vanity Fair Summit on Tuesday, including how soon we can expect to get our cars to drive us places at the touch of a button.<p>“Self-driving cars are going to get here much faster than people think,” Altman …

Elon Musk

Eco Homes from the Earth: Cordwood

• Home<br>• ><br>• Uncategorised<br>• ><br>• Eco Homes from the Earth: Cordwood<p>posted 3 years ago<br>Categories: Uncategorised<p>Wouldn’t it be nice to own your own green dream home, …

Wind Energy Is Now as Cheap as Natural Gas, And Solar Is Getting Close

And it's only getting cheaper.<p>Wind power is now comparable in price to fossil fuels, and solar is well on its way, according to a new report that …

Renewable Energy

7 Building Code Violations You Should Definitely Avoid

DIYers Beware<p>You're off and running with your DIY project, looking to become a home improvement hero and saving some cash in the process. Sure, you may know your way around power tools, but you could be the dumbest guy in the neighborhood.<p>The trap? Building codes, those rules and regulations that …

The frightening promise of self-tracking pills

A new digital pill system could save billions in health care costs — but will courts take it too far?<p>Some morning in the future, you take a pill — something for depression or cholesterol. You take it every day.<p>Buried inside the pill is a sand-sized grain, one millimeter square and a third of a …

Here’s how many solar panels we’d need to provide power for the entire planet

Solar energy currently is an untapped resource, only providing 0.39 percent of the energy in the US. This figure is expected to increase …

The 4 Personality Traits Of Engaging Leaders

How well you keep your team engaged is partly a matter of your own personality.<p>Most people think of leadership as a vocation, but it’s really a psychological process–namely, the process of influencing others to put aside their self-serving agendas and cooperate for the common good of a group. …

Employee Engagement

Rough sex guru Rocco Siffredi opens Porn University after making 1,300 adult films

Sex-addicted Rocco Siffredi, 51, has starred in over 1,300 porno films and specialises in performing rough sex scenes.<p>Now he has set up an academy …

Installing wind and solar, the how, the why, and what will it cost me?

• Home<br>• ><br>• Energy<br>• ><br>• Installing wind and solar, the how, the why, and what will it cost me?<p>posted 2020 years ago<br>Categories: Energy<p>So today I find myself …

Robot Taxi – Perkhidmatan Teksi Tanpa Pemandu Akan Bermula Di Jepun Tahun Hadapan

Di Malaysia isu hangat beberapa hari kebelakangan ini ialah pemandu teksi berdemo sebagai bantahan terhadap perkhidmatan <b>GrabCar</b> yang didakwa …

Buku Mewarna Berteknologi AR Mengubah Lukisan 2D Menjadi Watak 3D Beranimasi

Kanak-kanak zaman sekarang terdedah kepada teknologi lebih awal berbanding generasi sebelumnya. Saya secara peribadi hanya mula mengenali komputer …

Motorola Mengumumkan Peranti Yang Akan Menerima Android 6.0 Marshmallow

Pada minggu ini, Google telah melancarkan peranti Android 6.0 Marshmallow secara rasminya, dan turut mengatakan akan menawarkan kemaskini kepada …