Jorge Barroso

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100 Productivity Hacks For Time, Attention, & Energy - A Life Of Productivity

<b>When I graduated University with a business degree last May, I received two incredible full-time job offers, both of which I declined because I had a</b> …

The Hyper-Focused Approach To Balancing Success In Work, Life, Everything

<i>Editor’s Note: This video is featured on our list of the most valuable, blunt, and slightly unconventional business lessons of 2013. Click here to see the full list.</i><p>Professional slackliner Josh Greenwood knows acutely that without a sense of razor-sharp focus he wouldn’t achieve anything.<p>In fact, …

How to Make (Almost) Perfect Ice at Home

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Do you have a chainsaw? No? Well, you can still make pretty good ice at home. Just don't expect perfection.</i><p>Perfect ice is the holy grail of home …

Kitchens

Endive Spears with Fig-Onion Jam

• Serves 8 to 10<br>• 20 minutes prep time; 15 minutes stove time<br>• The jam is best when given several days to mellow in the refrigerator; it keeps two weeks …

Food Preservation

How to Make Perfect Coffee

The science of what makes coffee great<p><i>Coffee has become recognized as a human necessity. It is no longer a luxury or an indulgence; it is a corollary of human energy and human efficiency.</i><p><i>-</i> William H. Ukers, <i>All About Coffee</i> (1922)<p>It was November 23, 2010. We were in Surf City, North Carolina, …

How to Make Small Talk | The Art of Manliness

Are you already kind of dreading meeting your freshman dorm roommate for the first time, wondering what you’re going to say?<p>When you spot an …

3 Motivational Mind Tricks Designed To Power Progress

What building a Lego figurine, frequenting coffee shops, and “deliberate practice” teach us about completing the task at hand–happily.<p>Progress is untapped power. It fuels our motivation and performance like no other incentive yet is broadly overlooked by managers.<p>To gain that integral sense of …

How To Schedule Your Day For Peak Creative Performance

Are you a certified organizational ninja? It’s okay, nobody is–so steal this idea from career kickstarter Amber Rae, who shares her “Work, Play, Fit, Push” framework for getting things done while staying inspired.<p>About four years ago I started working for myself. I wanted the freedom and …

The Recipes That'll Help You Get More Blue Cheese In Your Life

Blue cheese is understandably polarizing. It's strong, stinky and to the uninitiated, can be visually off-putting. If you haven't taken your chances with blue cheese yet, you're selling yourself short. Whether it's Roquefort, Gorgonzola or Stilton, blue cheese is like a beautiful, deep well of …

35 Random Corners Of The Internet You Should Visit When You Need A Break

Bookmark this for when you're having a bad day or when you just need a distraction and want to play. There's something so soothing about these single-serving sites.<p>Major h/t to this post by Tumblr user Writing Weasels and the website The Useless Web for providing me with endless hours of amusement.

InterAct

Game of Throne Characters Drawn in the Style of ‘The Simpsons’

For his ongoing <i>Simpsonized</i> series, Brussels-based artist Adrien Noterdaem (aka “ADN“) has drawn characters from HBO’s <i>Game of Thrones</i> in the unique …

The Real You - Alan Watts

Observado el cambio de la naturaleza química de una molécula al reaccionar con el oxígeno

Un equipo internacional de científicos con colaboración española ha estudiado cómo cambia una única molécula al reaccionar con el oxígeno. Los …

Mexico Will Be Latin America’s Tech Leader

A global race is on to create the next Silicon Valley, and Latin America is rapidly embracing technology and innovation as it vies to be the …

Latin America

Best Ever Barbecued Ribs

This go-to recipe for classic barbecued ribs embraces what we refer to as our "oven-cheat" method -- a technique that'll get you ultra-tender meat …

iwanttobyourknight:

<b>Bruce motherfucking Lee.</b><p><i>“I fear not the man who has practiced ten thousand kicks once. But I fear the man who has practiced one kick ten thousand times.”</i>

Why Awareness Fuels High-Level Performance

Awareness is a quality of being awake and present to the moment. All great athletic performances are an example of how awareness fuels high level performance.<p>How does this apply to our more mundane lives? How can we tap into that quality of awareness to enhance our lives?<p>Once we can identify and …

Meditation

How to Get Everything You Want. Seriously | Inc.com

Getting what you want in your career and in life isn't as difficult as it may seem. I mean it.<p>I've been very fortunate, both professionally and personally, and along the way learned seven key ways to help make it happen. In essence, I work to put others first, and to be more likeable, to end up …

Oprah Winfrey

Healthy Soil Microbes, Healthy People

The microbial community in the ground is as important as the one in our guts.<p>A small pine tree grown in a glass box reveals the level of white, finely branched mycorrhizal threads or "mycelium" that attach to roots and feed the plant. (<i>David Read</i>)<p>We have been hearing a lot recently about a …

A Step-by-Step Process to Teach Yourself Anything (in a Fraction of the Time)

Have you ever wanted to learn something, but weren’t sure where to start? Maybe you want to learn a language, programming or business. Maybe you want …