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Slow Down, Life Is Not About Being Busy

By Adrien Field,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1Q8cr9t<p>“How are you?” you ask an acquaintance you haven’t seen in some time. “So busy,” they …

I Want To Be The Person Who’s Right For You

By Heidi Priebe,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1DUmZNa<p>I want to be the person who’s right for you.<p>I want to be the girl you’ve been searching for – …

How Tech Companies Can Help Their Coders

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Gregg Pollack is CEO and founder of Code School, an online learning destination for existing and aspiring developers that teaches through entertaining content.</i><p>Any time I ask software developers what they do to become better at their craft, I get a mix of responses — from taking on …

Top 10 Supposedly "Bad" Personality Traits That Can Actually Be Good

We tend to think of personality traits as "good" and "bad". Being kind and humble is good, for example, but being lazy and pessimistic are "bad". …

Is Social Media Causing Us to Self-Censor on Hot-Button Issues?

Hesitant to post that political link to Facebook? Worried about expressing your opinion on Twitter? It might be changing how you talk offline.<p>A …

Facebook Rolls Out Analytics For App Links

Today, Facebook is rolling out analytics for App Links, its initiative to make it easier for developers to link to specific content in partnership with Parse (which it purchased last year) and Mixpanel. The data available is still rather simple, but it’s a first step to convincing developers that …

How (and Why) to Develop Your Mental Toughness

Developing your mental toughness can help you be more emotionally resilient, push you to go further and harder, and build armor to persevere against …

The 4 things you should stop doing at work

The millennials (or the Generation Y) are the most talked about subjects in management today. Yup, that’s us –folks born at least in the 1980s who …

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Say "Yes" to Every Opportunity Early in Your Career

When you're first starting out in the work force (or switching careers), you're on the ground floor and need to find a way up. One of the best paths …

UK Prime Minister Holds First Ever Startup Pitch At Number 10 Downing Street

UK Prime Minister David Cameron played host to the first ever tech startup pitch event on a hot summer day at his residence yesterday, entertaining 10 high-growth tech companies, venture capitalists and angel investors. This was the equivalent of holding a pitch event at The White House.<p>Despite its …

The Correct Dimensions for Images on Different Social Networks

Working to craft the perfect profile at Facebook or LinkedIn? This infographic collects everything you need to know about the ideal photo size for …

The Modernization Of Computer Science Education

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Jay Borenstein is computer science lecturer at Stanford University and Founder of Facebook’s Open Academy.</i><p>Most people, especially in Silicon Valley, are aware that there aren’t enough engineers graduating from college today. By 2020, the U.S. Department of Labor projects that there …

How to Stop Overthinking Everything and Find Peace of Mind

We all overthink aspects of our lives. Whether it's decisions, regrets, self-worth, or general worries about the future, we're so often stuck inside …

Jim Carrey on Why You Shouldn't Fear Failure

In a recent commencement address at the Maharishi University of Management, actor and comedian Jim Carrey spoke about failure, fear, and why you …

Facebook Has Spent $22 Billion on Acquisitions. That's Equal to the GDP of Uganda.

Media juggernauts in today's technology sector don't hold back when it comes to spending top dollars on rising startups.<p>Facebook in particular has …

7 Pieces of Job Advice Your College Isn't Giving You

It's no secret that the current job market for recent graduates is — how can we put this lightly — not the best.<p>The process of looking for a job is …

Replace Career Objectives With Qualifications for a Better Resume

The "career objectives" statement is dead so don't waste a recruiter's time by listing it at the start, says Ruben Quintero, Medicare Broker …

Top 10 Ways to Defeat Distractions and Get Your Work Done

No matter how zen you are, it can be hard to focus on the work in front of you—especially when it's something you don't want to do. Unfortunately, …

​1PasswordAnywhere Lets You Access Your 1Password Vault on The Web

1Password is one of our favorite password managers, and it can sync to all your devices via Dropbox. Once you sync your vault of passwords, 1Password …

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How To: Improve Your Homemade Profile Photo on the Cheap

<b>Do you want a new LinkedIn profile photo, but DO NOT want to spend big bucks for a professional photographer?</b><p>If you’ve made it to the Director level …

10 Programming Languages You Should Learn Right Now

The tech sector is booming. If you've used a smartphone or logged on to a computer at least once in the last few years, you've probably noticed …

5 Ways To Enjoy Your Day To The Fullest Even If It Is A Monday!

Bodyweight exercises are gaining ground in the fitness world due to the practicality and simplicity of getting in shape using your own body weight. …

17 DIY Office Hacks to Make Work More Tolerable

The smallest frustrations at work can ruin the entire week.<p>Submitting yourself to the monotony of a nine-to-five office job can drive any sane person …

Stop Trying to Be Happy and Start Working Towards Your Ideal Self

If you have to try to be cool, you will never be cool. If you have to try to be happy, then you will never be happy. Happiness, like other emotions, …

Twitter 135: 10 Reasons to NOT Protect Your Tweets

<b>Note:</b> <i>This is part of the Twitter curriculum on SMUG.</i><p>In the last week or so I’ve had some great interactions with Lisa Fields (@PracticalWisdom on …

The 7 Harsh Truths They Don't Tell You At Graduation That You Need To Accept

Going to school will be some of the best years of your life. They will most definitely be some of the easiest and most relaxed. I understand that you …

Success, failure and the drive to keep creating | Elizabeth Gilbert