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Distracted Walking Is An Actual Public Health Concern

Look up, people<p>You’ve probably done it once or twice—snapped a photo, or sent a quick text, while walking. Chances are, nothing happened. But recently, one incident turned tragic. Thirty-three-year-old Joshua Burwell was likely taking a photo with his cell phone before falling to his death last …

The Secret to Activating Your Audience’s Brain

If you are like me, you are always looking for the latest and greatest ways to do things faster, better, and cheaper. Personally, I get a thrill as I hunt for the best piece of hardware, software, or acclaimed process that will “change my life.”<p>In the world of presentations, there is one key …

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CK-12 has over 100,000 teacher created digital textbooks available for free

CK-12, a great resource for free e-textbook and curricular resources, has just announced that there are now over 100,000 teacher-created digital …

4 Disruption Concepts to Help Your Pivot Your Startup

Disruption is how startups thrive and steal market share from legacy companies. Here are 4 disruptive concepts you can adapt to your business.<p>Most entrepreneurs want do something disruptive--to waltz into an industry vertical, shake vigorously, and rise like cream the top.<p>Disruptive innovation, the …

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Lost turkey meatloaf recipe was beloved by kids

Q: I pulled a turkey meatloaf recipe from the Tribune when my kids were little. It had spinach and carrots in it. They loved it and didn't realize all the good stuff that was in it. I believe it also had sausage in it. I've done all kinds of searches and I can't find it. Do you have it in the …

The Uberpreneur: How An Uber Driver Makes $252,000 A Year

“It’s a genius way to start a business nowadays, especially because nobody’s doing it.”<p>The man sitting beside me is sharing the most insightful business advice I’ve heard lately. His ideas are as unconventional as the location of our conversation. We’re not in a coffee shop or a corner office. …

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15 Fresh Juice Recipes to Start Your Day

Gallery15 Fresh Juice Recipes to Start Your Day<p>We adore a freshly squeezed glass of OJ—especially in winter, when citrus is at its peak—but sometimes you want something a little more unusual. Ever tried to juice a kumquat? Or a sweet potato? Curious about how to make good-tasting green juice? <b>Here</b> …

Rule Aims To Hold For-Profit Schools Accountable For Grads’ Success, But May Fall Short

The Dept. of Education has been trying for years to craft a “gainful employment” rule that would penalize schools — mostly for-profit career training …

Russian Firefighters Make Hoverboard With Water Hoses

This is a video of a group of Russian firefighters who rigged a bunch of fire hoses to a metal platform to make it hover with a guy standing on top …