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5 Critical Practices for Emerging Leaders

Guest Post by Sheri NasimLeadership doesn’t happen overnight. It takes time to develop the skills, experience, and trust necessary to be tapped for a …

Leadership

9 Chocolate Pies That Will Rock Your World

If you’re the kind of person who would always choose a slice of pie over a piece of cake, then it doesn’t get much better than a big slice of …

Pie

How to Write a Resume or CV in English

Writing a resume in English can be very different than in your own language. Here is an outline. The most important step is to take the time to …

Make Your Resume Stand Out Using Marketing Strategies - Personal Branding Blog - Stand Out In Your Career

<i>Few would doubt the importance of a resume in the job process. It is the first chance you have to convince an employer you’re the person for the job.</i> …

Employment

Is Your Resume Being Ignored? - Personal Branding Blog - Stand Out In Your Career

<i>Although many jobs lost during the economic downturn have been replaced, that doesn’t mean getting a job has gotten quicker or easier.</i> Many people …

Employment

Hot Docs premiere Unclaimed finds a Vietnam veteran left behind for 44 years

Instead, in Emmy-winning Edmonton filmmaker Michael Jorgensen ’s documentary Unclaimed , we meet a slightly stooped, wiry 76-year-old man living in a …

How to get your résumé past the electronic gatekeepers

Almost every job seeker can recite the cardinal rules of résumé writing: Keep it to a single page; keep the formatting clean and simple; emphasize your accomplishments; list jobs in reverse chronological order. But given that a résumé's first – and potentially only – reader may be a computer rather …

12 Human Foods You Didn't Know Could Kill Your Dog

The most important thing with pet care is knowing what you can and can't feed your dog. That and capitalizing on your puppy for hilarious memes. As long as you stick to a pretty decent doggy diet, everything should be gravy right? Wrong. Turns out there's a ton of foods you probably didn't know …

7 Things Remarkably Happy People Do Often | Inc.com

Happiness: Everyone wants it, yet relatively few seem to get enough of it, especially those in their early 40s. (I'm no psychologist, but that's probably about when many of us start thinking, "Wait--is <i>this</i> all there is?")<p>Good news and bad news: Unfortunately, approximately 50 percent of your …

Happiness

5 Habits of People With Remarkable Willpower | Inc.com

Willpower is <i>not</i> something you either have or you don't.<p>Sure, some people may be more self-disciplined than you. Some people may be better at resisting temptation than you. But that's probably not because they were born with some certain special something inside them--instead, they've found ways to …

Will Power

8 Companies That Sold You Lies

If you haven't heard already, those ridiculous-looking “barefoot running shoes” that have been pretty trendy the past couple of years yield pretty much no health benefits.<p>That was revealed last week, when Vibram, the company that makes them, settled a class-action lawsuit that essentially called …

The Ultimate Running Playlist—Created By You!

There are few better mid-run moments than when a great song comes on, you find your stride, and what felt like a struggle turns into a breeze and …

Ciccone Youth: Madonna in the Eighties

She came to New York City in the late Seventies, an aspiring dancer with no money, no connections and no shortage of confidence. Within a few years, …

New York City

How to Find Coupon Codes You Never Knew Existed

Almost every place you shop online has a "promotional code" box at checkout—but fewer than a quarter of shoppers use it. We asked the experts for …

Personal Finance

Inside The (Not So) Secret World of Pandas

The following images were taken by Ami Vitale from Nov. 6, to Nov. 11, 2013 A captive bred baby panda sits in a baske<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Ami Vitale<p>1 of</i> …

Running Trax Marathon Edition Minimix

Best Pre-Race Warmup

Here’s what’s going on. Just like stretching out a spring, stretching a muscle impairs its ability to store energy. When you run, a large part of the force of impact is absorbed and recycled to help propel you forward on your next step. Though not every study that the researchers reviewed found a …

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20 Simple Ways to Stoke Your Self-Confidence | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Once upon a time there was a small child known as you.<p>This child was born into the world pure and perfect, aware only of its own needs. If those …

Mystery Photobooth Portraits Baffle Historians

He likely hailed from the Midwest, sometimes sported a fedora and smoked a pipe. He dressed in casual plaids or in a suit. His demeanor ranged from …

Dog Nearly Strangles In Terrifying Elevator Accident (VIDEO)

Tamara Seibert was taking Vado, her 110-pound Rottweiler, and Tessa, a friend's pitbull, from the 11th floor to the parking garage at her Toronto …

6 Mysterious Airplane Disappearances in Aviation History

The shocking disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 has captured the attention of millions around the world as the search for the airplane …

Airplanes

Adopted Puppy Saves New Owners From Gas Leak

It's easy to see why Tim and Jill McLarty chose to adopt Hunter: he's a sweet, calm and curious puppy. They didn't know, however, that he would end up saving their lives.<p>The McLartys adopted the Husky mix, now 3 months old, from a Michigan Humane Society off-site adoption center in Sterling …