Daniel Nowak

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How to Respond Effectively When Buyers Resort to These 5 Obnoxious Negotiating Tactics

Get over the shock, figure out what's really going on and respond calmly.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You’ve been working with a buyer for months. You’ve had multiple meetings, developed a great relationship, answered their objections and now, you’re hoping it will …

Whiteboards

The Buddhist monk and author Matthieu Ricard may be the world's "happiest man," according to science

.<p>If happiness is a form of success, you might look to Matthieu Ricard. Neuroscientists found that the Tibetan Buddhist monk and best-selling author has some of the highest levels of positive emotions of anyone they've ever studied. Hence the media started calling him "the happiest man alive." He …

Meditation

How to Increase Mental Toughness: 4 Secrets From Navy SEALs and Olympians

Know what’s really interesting? Learning how Navy SEALs build mental toughness to handle deadly situations.<p>Know what else is really interesting? …

Special Forces

A walk on Florence's quieter side

So much ink has been spilled singing the praises of the Tuscan capital that it can be tricky for travellers to know what to focus on. For this visit, John Sopinski opted for a personal, intimate experience – from a stop at Europe's largest privately owned garden within city walls to a beautiful …

How to Make Your Favorite Song Your iPhone Ringtone

While it would be nice if Apple allowed us to easily select any song on our iPhone for use as a ringtone, it just doesn't work that way. There are certain apps that will allow you to use music from your iTunes, but that’s another article in itself. For around a dollar, however, you can buy a …

5 Inspiring TED Talks That Will Free You to Be Happy and Successful

What’s the secret to happiness and achievement? Sometimes it’s not so much what you do as what you stop doing. That’s the lesson behind some of the …

Highway 407 bill tipped off Ontario woman about Range Rover she says she never bought

An Ontario teacher is working to clear her name and her credit score, after someone appears to have used her identity to open credit cards, take out …

Personal Investor: Canadians are shrewd with home equity lines of credit

Dale Jackson<p>Your Personal Investor<p>Follow|Archive<p>Our grandparents would be scratching their heads at the onslaught of lenders trying to get us to use …

7 Books Every Influencer Should Read

You are an influencer whether you realise it or not. If you do business online, you’ve already gathered a few people or a few thousand people around …

How to check if you have unclaimed money in a Canadian bank

Millions of dollars are sitting right now in unclaimed bank accounts.<p>At the end of last year, the Bank of Canada was holding approximately 1.8 …

5 Ways to Break Free from Living in Uncertainty

For many people, there’s nothing worse than living in that awkward space between worlds. Whether you’re between jobs, relationships, homes, or ideas, …

Relationships

This portable projector streams cinema quality video wirelessly from your phone

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How to Reduce Stress Like a Navy SEAL

These are stressful, uncertain times. How are we supposed to be calm and productive workers amid all this chaos?<p>There is one simple way to cage the …

Navy SEALs

How to Save a Single Frame from a Live Photo on iPhone

Saving a still from a Live Photo on iPhone can be done in two ways. The first is to simply duplicate a Live Photo but save it as a still. However, that method doesn’t allow you to select a single frame from the Live Photo. You can use our tip on saving a still of your Live Photo if that’s what you …

34 Proven Ways Water Makes You Awesome

From the stuff we drink and swim in, to the steam that eases congestion and the ice that reduces swelling, water is all around us (and even in us). …

Syndrome Linked To Smoking Weed Spikes In States With Legalized Marijuana

On a recent shift in the ER, after multiple rounds of medicine to control his nausea, vomiting and abdominal pain, a patient explained to me that he had been smoking marijuana daily over the past 5-10 years. He also stated that he would often take hot showers and baths to help control his …

Cannabis

Video Converter 'Handbrake 1.0' Released for Mac After 13 Years in Beta

Cross-platform video transcoder Handbrake reached a milestone over the holiday break with the release of version 1.0.0 of the app after over 13 years in beta.<p>Despite the lengthy beta-test format and the demise of the built-in DVD drive in Apple's Mac line-up, the free open source transcoder has …

This Iceland Drone Tour is the Second Best Thing to Actually Visiting

If Iceland isn't already on your bucket list, you're going to want to check out this video.<p>Most of us have heard our friends (or friends of friends …

8 Must-Download Apps For Your New iPhone Or Android

Just unwrapped a new smartphone? Here’s a little help navigating the ocean of apps that await you.<p>If you just unwrapped a new smartphone or are thinking of using that envelope of holiday cash to run out and buy one and you’re eager to fill it up with new ways to distract yourself, then read on. …

Boing Boing Gift Guide 2016

Mark Frauenfelder<p>Illuminated magnifierI bought this illuminated handheld magnifier on Amazon for $3 (free shipping) last year and I use it a lot. …

After Watching This Video You Will No Longer Fear Death

In the words of philosopher and zen master Alan Watts , ” Now I understand why we die. The reason we die is to understand what life is all …

NAPIER: Investors have been 'royally gamed by the financial system'

That's the view of financial historian and strategist Russell Napier, who thinks that the failure of central banks to reflate the global financial system will lead to stronger and more significant government action.<p>Napier is the co-founder of online research platform ERIC and the author of Anatomy …

Investing

Gadget Lab Podcast: Have We Reached Peak Smartphone? | WIRED

Author: Wired Staff. Wired Staff Gear<p>Date of Publication: 10.21.16.<p>Time of Publication: 3:40 pm. 3:40 pm<p>We’re All Talk<p>Have we reached peak …

Clinton, Trump clash in first debate: CNN's Reality Check Team vets the claims

<b>(CNN) —</b> Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump clashed Monday in their first head-to-head debate of the general election season, with Trump in particular straying from the truth, CNN's Reality Check Team found.<p>The team of reporters, researchers and editors across CNN listened throughout the debate and …

Discover the Fascinating Power Behind Beliefs

<b>by Ariela Sarai</b>“<i>Beliefs are seeds that will one day flower into realities.</i>” –Harry PalmerThree Skills to Attract a New RealityMany people are aware …

Spirituality

13 cool modern ideas for your walls

For a quick and easy room revamp, looking at changing up your walls is a great idea. However, if you think there's only paint and wallpaper to choose …

An Ancient Method to Help With Anxiety

The most common mental health problems in the United States are anxiety disorders, experienced by 18% of the adult population. Many who do not meet …

Sarah Palin celebrates Brexit, says U.K. avoided ‘apocalyptic One World Government’

As the United Kingdom prepared to leave the European Union, British Prime Minister David Cameron announced his resignation, the value of the pound fell and HBO had to assure worried “Game of Thrones” fans that future Northern Ireland film shoots were going to be fine, Sarah Palin came forth with …

Two-Thirds of U.S. Would Struggle to Cover $1,000 Crisis: Poll

Two-thirds of Americans would have difficulty coming up with the money to cover a $1,000 emergency, according to a poll released Thursday, a signal that despite years of recovery from the Great Recession, Americans' financial conditions remains precarious as ever.<p>These financial difficulties span …

How the Best Leaders Motivate Their Teams

<i>The Leadership Insider network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in business contribute answers to timely</i></i> …