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When You Love A Person Who Comes From A Broken Family

When you meet someone who comes from a broken family you probably won’t know it right away. They’ll do their best to blend in, to watch their words, …

How to Create a Twitter Marketing Strategy that Rocks - Jeffbullas's Blog

There are many bloggers and brands that just leap onto Twitter, setup an account and start tweeting. This random approach is fine if you are a person …

An FBI Agent Reveals 5 Steps To Gaining Anyone's Trust

I had an opportunity to ask Robin Dreeke a few questions. Robin is in charge of the Federal Bureau of Investigation's elite Counterintelligence Behavioral Analysis Program and the author of "It's Not All About Me."<p>Robin combines science and years of work in the field to offer practical tips to …

FBI

The Literary United States: A Map of the Best Book for Every State

<b>ALABAMA</b>: <b>To Kill a Mockingbird, Harper Lee:</b> <i>“This time we aren’t fighting the Yankees, we’re fighting our friends. But remember this, no matter how</i> …

Brilliant Management Advice From Google's Former CEO On How To Build A $300 Billion Company

At least that's the argument that Google's Eric Schmidt and Jonathan Rosenberg make in "How Google Works."<p>In the book, executive chairman and former CEO Schmidt and former SVP of product Rosenberg outline what they learned while building Google into a company now worth hundreds of billions of …

Android News

How to Navigate Office Politics and Avoid Needless Drama

We've all been there—one accidental email, and suddenly your entire organization is filling your inbox with angry replies. Gaffes at work happen to …

12 Things Successful People Do In The First Week Of A New Job

After the flurry of hiring that typically happens in the first quarter, the fall tends to be the second-biggest hiring period of the year, according to career coach Kathleen Brady, author of "Get a Job!" and the director of career development at Georgian Court University. Employers refocus on their …

Employment

6 scientifically proven things men can do to be more attractive

Every man wants to know what will make him irresistible to women — especially when it comes to things he can change and control.<p>How much time should he spend at the gym? What colors look best? Should he shave? We turned to science for answers.<p>References: Color, facial hair, posture, smile, muscles, …

Facial Hair

19 Hard Things You Need To Do To Be Successful

You have to do the hard things. The things that no one else is doing. The things that scare you. The things that make you wonder how much longer you can hold on.<p>Those are the things that define you. Those are the things that make the difference between living a life of mediocrity or outrageous …

Self-improvement

7 Body-Language Tricks To Make Anyone Instantly Like You

And according to Leil Lowndes in her book "How To Talk To Anyone," you can capture — and hold — anyone's attention without saying a word.<p>We've selected the best body-language techniques from the book and shared them below.<p>"Don't flash an immediate smile when you greet someone," says Lowndes. If you …

Self-help

NYC’s Flatiron School Raises $5.5 Million To Teach People To Code For A Living

Can you teach someone to code well enough to do it for a living in just 12 weeks?<p>NYC’s Flatiron School thinks so — and with around 98% of their students finding paid development gigs after the program, they might just be right. They’ve just raised $5.5M to keep the ball rolling.<p>Like many a …

What I Learned By Waking Up At 4:30 A.M. For 21 Days

The challenge was simple: waking up 21 consecutive workdays at 4:30 a.m., a challenge I gave the name of #21earlydays. I was already used to waking up early (6 a.m. almost every day), but this time I wanted to go further. I wanted to test myself and be more aware of my own limits. And at the same …

Time Management

Warren Buffett's Best Productivity Hack Is A Simple 2-List System

The secret to the Buffett's success? If you look at how rigorously empty he keeps his calendar, you get the impression that he's a master prioritizer — and a story we spotted on Scott Dinsmore's productivity blog shows how we might gain that mastery.<p>While we haven't confirmed the story with …

Warren Buffett

This Woman's Revolutionary Idea Made Her A Billionaire — And Could Change Medicine

No more wondering to yourself, "Ah, how much more can they take before I pass out?"<p>Instead you might be able to walk into a Walgreens pharmacy for a reportedly painless fingerprick that will draw just a tiny drop of blood, thanks to Elizabeth Holmes, 30, the youngest woman and third-youngest …

Genetic Engineering

20 Daily Habits That Will Enrich Your Life

Here are 20 ways that will hopefully rekindle that passion of yours and help make each day amazing.<p><b>1. Engage in consistent action.</b><p><b>2. Constantly picture yourself beyond your current circumstances.</b> Dream enormously big and hold that dream deep within your mind, body and spirit.<p><b>3. Spend time in</b> …

Motivation

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Web Conferencing

Man changes one thing on resume and gets flooded with job offers

A man said taking one letter out of his name made all the difference when it came to applying for jobs.<p>José Zamora told BuzzFeed he would apply for …

4 Ways Your College Classes Will Be Different From Your High School Classes

As you've been preparing to start college, you've likely been thinking of the ways -- both good and bad -- that it is going to be different than high school. You're going to be living in a new place with a roommate who you've stalked so hard on Facebook that you know where she spent Christmas …

20 Bad High School Habits That Don't Belong in College

1. Staying home sick when you're not ill.<p>Plenty of high school students make a habit of staying home when they're not actually sick. However, most …

Teaching

4 Ways You're Making Yourself Invisible To Others

Do you sometimes — or often — feel like you're invisible to others? I felt this way for many years, wondering why others didn't seem to see me or …

Loneliness

Here's What Every 20-Something Needs To Know About Personal Finance

This was asked on Quora and because I managed to totally screw things up for myself at the ages of 20, 22, 24, 29, 33, 37, and 40 I decided to answer.<p>Because I'm an expert and wrote a book.<p>The first answer is: nothing. You need to know absolutely nothing about personal finance. Buying a cheap beer …

Personal Finance

If Someone Handed Steve Jobs A Pen, This Is How He Would've Sold It

The purpose behind any product is to bring positive emotions to its user. We can break down the main positive feelings a pen brings:<p><b>1. Ego —</b> The power to create something new and unique that expresses someone's individuality. Something that says you're not just another human being living out an …

Steve Jobs

24 Ways To Influence Even The Most Resistant People

In "The Art of Seduction," popular author Robert Greene explores the ruthless tactics of some of history's greatest seducers, from Cleopatra to Casanova.<p>We've summarized Greene's 24 rules of seduction below, adapting them to situations you may run into in your career:<p>Your target may be a hiring …

Julius Caesar

11 Signs You're With The Person You Should Marry

<i>By Dr. Tina Tessina for YourTango.com</i><p>Do men have biological clocks? Yes, they do! A man can feel the need to grow up and have a family, especially when he finds a woman who inspires those feelings in him. The problem is, how can you be sure the match is a good one?<p>You'd think the positive signs in …

Is Nonverbal Communication a Numbers Game?

If there were ever numbers associated with body language and nonverbal communication, 55, 38, and 7 would be it. People often refer to these numbers …

Body Language

What an Introvert Sounds Like

The World Well-Being Project uses Facebook updates to correlate language with personality traits.<p>Do our Facebook posts reflect our true personalities? Incrementally, probably not. But in aggregate, the things we say on social media paint a fairly accurate portrait of our inner selves. A team of …

25 financial terms every functioning adult should know

If you don't speak personal finance, don't worry — we're here to help.<p>We know that managing your money can sometimes make you feel like you're learning a foreign language. So we compiled a handy glossary of must-know money terms that affect all aspects of your financial life.<p>Whether you're confused …

Personal Finance

21 Things Nobody Tells You About Being Depressed

So you're sad all the time and don't want to do stuff. It's actually way more complicated than that.

13 Surprising Ways Your Name Affects Your Success

A host of research shows just how much your name can affect your lifetime success, from your hireability to your spending habits.<p>We took a look at the research and have highlighted some of the surprising findings below:<p><b>If your name is easy to pronounce, people will favor you more.</b><p>In a New York …

Psychology