Carl Ratcliffe

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#NotRacists Be Like: The Top 10 Phrases Used by People Who Claim They Are Not Racist

This is not about racists. This is about <i>not-racists</i>. You’ve seen them before: the special class of white people who say racist shit and do racist …

Black Lives Matter

10 Fundamental Truths That Will Change Your Life

You can achieve amazing things if you stay focused on the right things.<p>Guest Writer<p>Co-author of Emotional Intelligence 2.0 and President at TalentSmart<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It’s surprising how easy it is to lose sight of the important things in life. Busy …

Emotional Intelligence

Bruce Lee’s Never Before Revealed Letters to Himself About Authenticity, Personal Development, and the Measure of Success

“Where some people have a self, most people have a void, because they are too busy in wasting their vital creative energy to project themselves as this or that, dedicating their lives to actualizing a concept of what they should be like rather than actualizing their potentiality as a human</i> …

15 Quotes From the Founder of Zen Buddhism That Will Open Your Mind Wide Open

Ever heard of Bodhidharma? He was a Buddhist monk who lived during the 5th or 6th century. He is traditionally credited with being the founder of Zen …

25 Profound Quotes From Lao Tzu That Will Make You Think Deeply About Life

Lao Tzu was an ancient philosopher and writer who founded the philosophical framework for Taoism, which has had a huge influence on Chinese …

30 Profound Quotes From Eckhart Tolle That Will Change the Way You Spend Your Life

Eckhart Tolle is a famous spiritual teacher promoting mindfulness and living in the now. His teachings often contradict what we are taught in the …

15 Wise Buddhism Quotes That Will Give You Strength During Hard Times

Life is tough sometimes. Whether it’s your job, relationships, your mental health, or your physical health, life has a way of presenting obstacles …

The Dalai Lama Explains What Happens When You Die (And How You Can Be Prepared)

We can all agree that the fear of death is the most fundamental fear that all humans face in their lives. We may try to forget our uncertainty as to …

A sleep doctor says 4 types of animals represent how people sleep — and these are the ideal daily routines for each

When it comes to health and productivity, it's not just about what you do — eating right, exercising, and working hard — it's also about <i>when</i> you do it.<p>Chronobiology is the study of internal clocks, how they differ among people, and how you can adjust your daily schedule to suit your unique …

The Number One Cause of Suffering According to Buddhism (and What You Can Do About it)

Ever heard of the four noble truths of Buddhism? If you haven’t, it’s basically the four principles of life that govern Buddhism philosophy. They are:<p>…

How an emotional ‘hangover’ changes your brain

Emotional experiences can induce physiological and internal brain states that persist for long periods of time—an emotional “hangover.”<p>“How we …

The Brain

25 Mindfulness Quotes to Inspire You to Make the Most of Every Moment in 2017

If you’ve been reading The Power of Ideas blog, you’ll know that we’re huge advocates of mindfulness. Research studies are showing that it offers …

13 Things You Should Give Up If You Want To Be Successful

<i>”Somebody once told me the definition of hell: On your last day on earth, the person you became will meet the person you could have</i> …

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Thich Nhat Hanh Quotes

Ever heard of Thich Nhat Hanh? If you haven’t, he is a master Buddhist teacher who is renowned for his amazing wisdom on self-compassion, mindfulness …

3 Creative Ways To Use Amp & Speaker Emulations In A Mix

via Bedroom Producers Blog:Amp and speaker emulations are used a lot in mixing and music production to give those electric guitars and bass guitars …

Introduction to Psychology: A Free Course from Yale University

Taught by Yale professor Paul Bloom, this course presents an Introduction to Psychology and tries to explain what makes us tick:<p>What do your dreams …

10 Success lessons from Michael Jordan – “Billionaire NBA Star” for entrepreneurs

Share12<p>Tweet<p>Share118<p>+12<p>Shares 132<p>Michael Jordan is definitely one of the most popular athletes of the world. He is one of the greatest basketball …

Basketball

How To Create Authentic Techno Bass Patches In Any Synth

Getting a great bass sound is just as important when producing techno as in any other form of EDM. In this short video from the full course “Dance …

How To Control Your Thoughts, Rebuild Your Brain, and Become a Zen Master - Law of Attraction Blogs - A Spiritual Community

This is the final installation of a three part series on identifying and eliminating limiting beliefs and ultimately becoming a master of your …

Tips for Negotiating Low End in the Production Stage

YouTube

Want to Raise Your IQ by 23 Percent? Neuroscience Says Take Up This Simple Habit

In less time than it takes you to have lunch, you could be expanding your brain -- literally.<p>There are two types of intelligence: crystallized intelligence and fluid intelligence.<p>Crystallized intelligence is your ability to utilize information, skills, and experience already learned -- basically, …

Meditation

A Nobel prize-winning physicist identified three simple steps to mastering any subject

I wasn’t always a good learner. I thought learning was all about the hours you put in. Then I discovered something that changed my life.<p>The famous Nobel Prize-winning physicist Richard Feynman understood the difference between “knowing something” and “knowing the name of something,” and it’s one of …

Self-improvement

Music Theory : Expanding Your Chord Vocabulary Beyond Major and Minor

When writing tunes, many budding songwriters don’t often go beyond major and minor. After all, they’re the two harmonic qualities we all often learn …

Quick Tip for Adding Life to Percussion in a Drum Loop

Percussion

Mixing With Compression - Top 3 Compression Mistakes - TheRecordingRevolution.com

Audio Mixing

Is death just an ILLUSION? Consciousness CONTINUES in alternate universe, scientist claims

Dr Robert Lanza, a scientist and theoretician, claims there is no such thing as death – just death of the body.<p>He believes our minds exist through …

Quantum Physics

How To Stop Your Room Coloring Your Studio’s Sound

The key to great productions lies not only in the gear you use to record and mix music but also the design of your studio space, whether it’s a spare …

How musical training affects cognitive development: rhythm, reward and other modulating variables

Introduction<p>Psychological and neuroscientific research demonstrates that musical training in children is associated with heightening of sound …

How to Craft the Perfect Vocal with EQ and Multiband Compression

You have to approach EQ with care when processing vocals. If you are too aggressive, the vocals can quickly start to sound unnatural and …