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From E-Cigs to Tobacco: Here’s How Nicotine Affects the Body

E-cigarette vaping devices, those nicotine-rich cigarette alternatives, may not be as safe as once believed. This is especially so for the market’s …

Public Health

I tried a Bullet Journal…and it changed my life

Everybody’s got their primary stress point, and for me, it’s feeling overwhelmed. I’m a student and I work, so I tend to pack my days to the brim—but …

6 Ways to Be Awesome Even When You Think You're Just Average

If you have a growth mindset and believe that failure is part of learning, welcome to the new awesome.<p>If you've ever felt like you're just the average Joe or Jane, I have news for you. Anybody can be awesome.<p>Being awesome doesn't mean having off-the-chain leadership skills at work or killing it …

The Explainer: How to Collaborate Effectively If Your Team Is Remote

The neuroscience of change: How to train your brain to create better habits

“The chains of habit are too weak to be felt until they are too strong to be broken.” — Samuel Johnson<p>A lot of our daily actions are automatic. Your …

The 50 Best Podcasts to Listen to Right Now

In March of 2017, we recommended 50 of the best podcasts for your listening pleasure. Many of those shows continue to do great work, including</i> …

51 Motivational Quotes to Inspire Willpower, Determination, and Success

Success requires inspiration... and determination.<p>Every successful person I know has willpower, determination, and drive. They may not be smarter than everyone else. They may not be more talented, more skilled, or more experienced.<p>But what they do have is the willingness to persevere. Here are 51 …

Revolutionizing Systems: Legacy to New Ways of Learning at T-Mobile & Allegis

T-Mobile

Logitech K780 Multi-Device Wireless Keyboard hits Amazon all-time low at $48

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>Amazon offers the Logitech K780 Multi-Device Wireless Keyboard for <b>$47.99 shipped</b>. That’s a $32 savings off the original price, $19 …

27 Dump Dinners That Basically Cook Themselves

Winner, winner, slow-cooked dinner.

To Build Connection on Your Team, Skip Icebreakers and Talk About Photography

Imagine looking at a photo of a single shoe on the sidewalk, or two people embracing, or a person walking alone into a cemetery. All these images instantly ignite emotions and associations — without a written or spoken word. And because the reaction is physiological, it happens in seconds.<p>As a …

Change these 3 camera settings in iOS 11

Changes to Live Photos may have grabbed headlines, but iOS 11 introduces some under-the-hood changes to the way your iPhone snaps photos. The biggest of which is the new HEIF file format that replaces JPEG. Let's have a look at the best way to set up your iPhone's camera with these new features.<p>1. …

How-To's

How to downgrade your iPhone from iOS 11

We were all excited for iOS 11, but some of us were disappointed when we finally updated our phones. Specifically, those of us who still have the …

10 beliefs that are holding you back from success

But are they holding you back from success? Chances are, the answer to that question is a resounding yes.<p>But what beliefs are holding you back and how does the world actually work?<p>I've been fortunate enough to speak to some professionals who have made significant progress in their careers. They …

iOS 11: Everything Apple added to Siri

The debut of iOS 11 this week brought changes that include augmented reality games and a better iMessage experience, but perhaps no aspect of the operating system was more changed than Siri.<p>Siri has gained more than a dozen new features, from the potential to share your social media account with a …

New rules for exercising if you’re over 50

This article is reprinted by permission from NextAvenue.org.<p>A funny thing happens on the way to 50 and beyond: Your body doesn’t respond to exercise …

How to Scan Documents Using the Notes App in iOS 11

Notes in iOS 11 has received a number of new features that will take your note taking experience to a whole new level. One of the best features is …

The 7 Best Science Documentaries on Netflix in July, Ranked

Knowledge is power and Netflix is our professor.<p>Beyond the swath of rom-coms, stand-up specials, and original programs, Netflix has a number of …

Billy Bush Breaks His Silence on Trump, the 'Access Hollywood' Tape, NBC and a Comeback Plan (Exclusive)

Seven months after the infamous "grab them by the pussy" recording got Bush fired (and nearly toppled Trump's White House run), the former 'Today' …

River is the big-ass battery you didn't know you wanted

DJI DNA powers EcoFlow, a new battery company<p>We can't help but swoon over phones with big, 3,500mAh batteries. There's something magical about the promise of untethered longevity, conjuring images of hitting the open road for some carefree, off-grid adventure. So imagine what you could do with a …

Why Americans Vote ‘Against Their Interest’: Partisanship

Working-class Americans who voted for Donald J. Trump continue to approve of him as president, even though he supported a health care bill that would disproportionately hurt them.<p>Highly educated professionals tend to lean Democratic, even though Republican tax policies would probably leave more …

7 Ways Gamification Can Help Retain and Engage Millennials

It's no secret that Millennials are hitting the "restart" button on their careers at shorter intervals than ever before. Here are seven ways gamification can help retain and engage Millennials.<p>Before turning 21, the average American has spent 2,000-3,000 hours reading books and more than 3x that …

James Baldwin, In His Own Searing, Revelatory Words: 'I Am Not Your Negro'

James Baldwin is having a posthumous resurgence, but we are so in need of his words at this moment that it's hard to believe he hasn't still been writing every day since his death in 1987. In every genre Baldwin dabbled, from novels to political commentary to arts criticism, he found the core of …

How to Stay Positive at Work

In order to behave professionally and keep doing your work, you need to learn how to bring up your mood.<p>This story originally appeared on Personal Branding Blog<p>It is important to stay positive at work in order to maintain your productivity. Sometimes it may be very hard to stay positive and see the …

Balancing speed and quality in agile projects | Zephyr

<i>The following article is a guest post to Zephyr from Chelsey Lang, Clearvision. Clearvision is a partner of Zephyr that helps software teams and IT</i> …

The 6 Elements of Truly Transformative Business Models

We usually associate an industry’s transformation with the adoption of a new technology. But although new technologies are often major factors, they have never transformed an industry on their own. What does achieve such a transformation is a business model that can link a new technology to an …

How to Create Recordings of Your iPad's Screen

This week's Practical Ed Tech Tip of the Week was about how to create screencast videos on an Android device. Shortly after posting that tip I had …