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Want A Purpose-Driven Business? Know The Difference Between Mission And Purpose

Young people want to work for purpose-driven businesses–but your purpose has to be something more than just rephrasing your business model.<p>Over the past decade, leaders in business, education, and the social sector have become more interested in the development of purpose. Leading social …

A Napa Winery Survives Epic Torching, Bounces Back With 'Liquid Cashmere' | Inc.com

Heel and toe technique explained in detail

If you drive a car with a manual transmission and frequent this website, chances are that you’ve heard of the term “heel and toe” before. It’s …

Reasons Not to Dump DSLRs for Mirrorless

Cameras

5 Korean Novels You Should Read Now

South Korea is becoming a major player on the world’s literary scene, beginning with last year’s London Book Fair, which spotlighted Korean literature. In particular, the country’s literary scene is making a name for itself with dark, transgressive fiction by female writers, some of which might not …

Annoyed by Loud Chewing? The Problem Is You

If a loved one’s lip smacking bothers you, you need to learn to cope, therapists say; Don’t try to change a chewer<p>Christine Robinson was looking forward to a date night with her husband, Robert. She grilled flatbread veggie pizza, opened a bottle of Cabernet and lighted some candles.<p>Her husband …

Food

Tools: 6 Things to Know About Chopsticks

Here in the U.S., we love our sushi rolls, ramen, and carryout Chinese. This means, of course, that we’re pretty familiar with chopsticks—if not totally adept at using them. But beyond the knack they have for grasping just the right bite of tofu, or the satisfying “snap” a fresh wooden pair makes …

Food & Dining

The AP just put one million minutes of historical footage on YouTube — here are 17 of the best clips

That adds up to over one million minutes of footage.<p>On the AP's new Youtube Channel and the British Movietone Channel, people now have instant access to footage of some of the most pivotal moments in modern history, including news footage of the bombing of Pearl Harbor, the kidnapping of the …

4 Steps to Take Before You Monetize Your Blog

If you want to put ads on your blog or work with brands, there are four things you need to do to prepare your blog before you monetize.<p>Image: …

Why Bloggers Are Calling It Quits

The first example of what we now call a “blog” dates back two decades, but it wasn’t really until the late ‘90s and early ‘00s that the platform took …

How to Write Blog Posts: My Entire Process Revealed

Warning: this process is not for the faint at heart.Just over a year ago I was challenged by a couple of my peers to document and share my blogging …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

What She Said<p>Paper towels are not coffee filters.<p>By Beca Grimm2 days agoView More<p>Entertainment<p>The California native's debut album <i>Expectations</i> is …

25 Best Free Blogger Templates - Developer's Feed

In this post, we’d like to showcase the best free blogger templates that are useful for starting or updating your website. These free blogger …

The Key to Better Sex Is All in Your Breathing

Learn to control your breathing so you can focus on what matters.<p>Breath is like the siren going off in your body. If it's screwy, there are more sinister forces at play, like stress, tension, and anxiety. None of these are making the sex you have any better. To really enjoy sex, you've got to …

10 Reasons You Should Start a Blog

Find out why you should start your own blog, whether it be to market a business, make new friends or even just to express yourself.

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ISPs

The Three Critical Blogging Chores You’ve Probably Ignored

By on May 6, 2015 • ( 31 Comments )<p><b>If you have ignored these three simple</b>, but essential, chores to maintain your blog’s health, you’ve ignored them …

Critics of Federal Spending on Cities Should Look to the South

In his piece this week, "<i>Baltimore, a Great Society Failure</i>," National Review editor Rich Lowry presents events in Baltimore as demonstrative of the failure of social programs dating back 50 years to the War on Poverty.<p>"The city hasn't been 'neglected,'" Lowry asserts. "It has been misgoverned into …

50 Ways to Add Years to Your Life

Follow these steps to tap into the fountain of youth<p>We’ve been told that the only sure things are death and taxes. But just as creative accountants have helped many men triumph over their 1040s, we can help you outrun the reaper. Maybe it’s a game you can't ultimately win. But by following these 50 …

Wellness

Why GE could retake throne as king of all dividend stocks

For the better part of a century, General Electric was the king of all dividend stocks. It returned money to shareholders every quarter since 1899, …

How New Photographers Can Find Their Way

Every photographer starts out brand new–fresh from the egg and just opening their eyes and not knowing a whole lot. And every photographer needs to …

30 High-Impact Ways to Level Up Your Writing

<i>This is a guest contribution from freelance blogger and email copywriter Hassan Ud-deen.</i><p>Ever feel like your writing could be better?<p>If you’re a …

Creative Writing

The 10 Best Free Apps for Travel Junkies

Odds are you use no more than two travel apps to get from point A to point B, and that’s fine — surveys show you’re not alone.<p>But consider for a …

5 Real Ways to Actually Make Money Online

How many articles are there about making money online? Thousands? Millions? Enough? Probably. But there’s a problem. Too many of them are just sales …

The hidden tricks of powerful persuasion

Are we always in control of our minds? As David Robson discovers, it’s surprisingly easy to plant ideas in peoples’ heads without them realising.<p>Are we all just puppets on a string? Most people would like to assume that they are free agents – their fate lies in their own hands. But they’d be wrong. …

Psychology

A Navy SEAL Explains 8 Secrets to Grit and Resilience

Sometimes you just want to quit. You know you shouldn’t but nothing seems better than crawling back into bed and hiding under the covers. (I am there …

6 Types of Photos Every Photographer Should Know How to Make

While the popularity of some creative photography techniques rises and falls, there are some photo tricks that continue to stand the test of time. …

10 awesome Google features you should be using

The reason the Google home page is so bare is that, way back when it was just starting out in a Silicon Valley garage, no one working there knew how to program a web page to make it look pretty.<p>In fact, even the word Google was a mistake. The founders really wanted “Googol” – the digit 1 followed …