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These Kids Avoided A Potential Abduction After Using Three Words Their Mom Taught Them

Being forced to leave your children unsupervised in public is a nightmare scenario for any parent. As mum-of-four Jodie Norton recently found out, …

Are You Curious about Your Child and What They Know?

My son has a dyslexic “tendency”. It is “tendency” because some say “he has it” and others say “he does not”. I used to care a lot about the …

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Content Strategies for Customer Engagement

It has never been easier for brands and customers to interact and engage with one another.<p>This story originally appeared on Bizness Apps<p>The most fundamental modern-marketing skill is copywriting. Content marketing has, therefore, become a key business strategy in 2016 and will continue to be so in …

Marketing

B2B marketers use social media more often but still do not see enough ROI, report states

A growing percentage of US business-to-business (B2B) marketers say they are using social media to promote their businesses with a recent poll …

Collaborative Learning Club

Unless you are the Microsoft of your industry, chances are you will need to hunt for business. Many salespeople who are absolutely confident in front …

Five Ways to Compete Against Low-Price Competitors

All of us, at one time or another, are confronted with a low-cost or low-price competitor. The solution isn't to lower your prices and engage in a …

Trading

Four Tips From Pediatricians to Teach Kindness to Kids

Children are listening. During the election, messages of hate, fear and intolerance were propagated across different media and into communities. And …

The One Thing You Don't Know You're Doing that Interferes with Relationships

Frosty was an indoor/outdoor cat. She roamed the neighborhood and kept the field mice out back from coming inside. In the summer, we left the garage …

Cute Animals

MIT Unveils New Material That's Strongest and Lightest On Earth

Strong and Porous<p>For years, researchers have known that carbon, when arranged in a certain way, can be very strong. Case in point: graphene.<p>Graphene, …

Engineering

How to Decorate a Bathroom Without Clutter

I think we can all agree that the bathroom can pose significant “decorating” challenges to the layperson. Would you agree? It’s typically such a …

9 Ways to Organize a Kitchen Without Many (or Any!) Cabinets

Let's be honest: tiny kitchens can be tough for a lot of reasons. Along with cramped countertops and puny appliances, a small cooking space often …

Storage Ideas

A New Study Explains How to Raise an Honest Kid

When it comes to morality, as research has shown, little kids don’t really do nuance — there’s right, and there’s wrong, and there’s not really space …

‘Romantic realism’: the seven rules to help you avoid divorce

The new year is peak time for breakups. But the emotional skills that help a relationship endure can be learned<p>We expect love to be the source of our greatest joys. But, in practice, it is one of the most reliable routes to misery. Few forms of suffering are ever as intense as those we experience …

Relationships

End of fillings in sight as scientists find Alzheimer's drug makes teeth grow back

Fillings could be consigned to history after scientists discovered that a drug already trialled in Alzheimer's patients can encourage tooth regrowth and repair cavities.<p>Researchers at King's College London found that the drug Tideglusib stimulates the stem cells contained in the pulp of teeth so …

How Continuous Training Can Boost Your Sales Employees’ Performance By 50% [Infographic]

An effective business can leverage the best parts of people, process and technology. In the world of process, training is one of the most important …

An organizer’s strategies for 5 problem areas of the home

Organizing is always a popular topic around the new year, as people resolve to de-clutter, de-stress and generally start over with a clean slate. We asked Cris Sgrott-Wheedleton, owner and founder of Organizing Maniacs in Tysons Corner, to join the first Home Front online chat of 2017. Here is her …

Minimalism

Want to Raise Successful Boys? Science Says Do This (but Their Schools Probably Won't) | Inc.com

This is a story about successful kids (especially boys), common sense, and research.<p>Most of us spend hours each day sitting at work. Science says it's killing us, and we have developed all kinds of fads to combat it--from standing desks to smartphone alerts to get us up and moving.<p>Armed with that …

Standardized Testing

Why My Younger Colleagues Dream to Leave?

By <i>AsiaToday</i> reporter Lee Mi-hyun - "Nowadays, young people do not stay long on the job, and are impatient to move on, fewer believe in learning the ropes, taking time to develop skills on the job and working their way up."<p>This is the public remarks of Singaporean Deputy Prime Minister Tharman …

The Workplace

Introducing our new brand

New Year, New Brand.<p><i>Tony Hughes, CEO, Huthwaite Group of Companies</i><p>I am delighted to announce that Huthwaite International, a world leader in sales, …

Container Ship

Why Hong Kong going cashless is no small change

Hong Kong prides itself on being up to date with the latest technology, and the ­government likes to call it a “smart city”, but to really embrace …

FinTech

Schools will teach 'soft skills' from 2017, but assessing them presents a challenge

When students go back to school in January 2017 there will be some significant changes to their timetables. As well as learning areas like English, …

Common Ground with the European Union?

<b>EU 27's Brexit plans LEAKED: Shock report shows Brussels bigwigs will play hardball</b> – a Daily Express newspaper headline from today, 3rd January.<p>Oh …

United Kingdom

Want Your Kids to Become Financially Secure Adults? Parents of Today's Wealthy Did This, Study Says | Inc.com

What are the odds of a low-to-middle-class kid growing into a successful, wealthy adult? This may come as a surprise to those who believe that most wealthy people were born into money, but apparently, they are quite high. A recent study performed by the U.S. Trust revealed that 77 percent of the …

Demographics

Doctors Have Discovered A New Organ In Your Body And It Could Save Your Life

The mesentery has been around for a long, long time. It was first classified by a British surgeon in 1885, but he thought it wasn’t found in adults, an opinion that stayed in medical textbooks for more than a century. But, it turns out, we not only all have a mesentery, it might be a crucial …

The 7 Stages of Grief

• Shock and Denial : Shock is a natural way that our body protects us from pain. The disbelief of someone passing may be a way to avoid feeling the …

Startups Are Using Birds, Gas, and Guns to Take Down Unwanted Drones

A boom in consumer drone sales has spawned a counter-industry of start-ups aiming to stop drones flying where they shouldn’t, by disabling them or …

Drones

UK manufacturing growth unexpectedly hits 2-1/2-year high - PMI | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - British manufacturing growth climbed to a two-and-a-half-year high last month, fuelled by new orders from both home and abroad and adding to signs the economy ended 2016 strongly, a survey showed on Tuesday.<p>Rolls Royce Trent XWB engines, designed specifically for the Airbus A350 …

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Scientific papers have more impact if they're 'stories' - Futurity

An analysis of more than 700 scientific papers suggests writing style can boost an article's impact.