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10 Gmail extensions that can boost your productivity

A Better Way<p>E-mail plug-ins you didn't know you needed but really do.<p>There’s a reason Gmail has become so popular — it’s free, it’s easy to use and it keeps evolving. To top it all off, Gmail offers even more improvements through the use of extensions, which are optional, user-installed upgrades …

Social Media

Avoid the dealership and use an iPhone to diagnose your car for $13

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>E-Tech distributors (99% positive feedback lifetime) via Amazon offers the KOBRA Wireless OBD2 Car Code for <b>$13.29 Prime shipped</b> …

The Dealership

New research links human consciousness to a law that governs the universe

by Chelsea Gohd January 29, 2018 Hard Science 65290<p>Human Entropy<p>Our species has long agonized over the concept of human consciousness. What exactly …

Raze, rebuild, repeat: why Japan knocks down its houses after 30 years

Unlike in other countries, Japanese homes become valueless over time – but as the population shrinks, can its cities finally learn to slow down and refurb?<p>In the suburban neighbourhood of Midorigaoka, about an hour by train outside Kobe, Japan, all the houses were built by the same company in the …

From an evolutionary perspective, does it make any sense to be nice?

Solving Darwin’s puzzle of kindness.<p>World Kindness Day is a global 24-hour celebration dedicated to paying-it-forward and focusing on the good. We are encouraged to perform acts of kindness such as giving blood, cleaning a communal microwave at work, or volunteering at a nursing home.<p>Of course, …

Cramer shares a no-brainer investing strategy

CNBC's Jim Cramer sees far too many investors ignoring a simple formula that has kept him level-headed during his years on Wall Street.<p>"Newsflash: …

An enlightening examination of meditation and evolution in “Why Buddhism Is True”

Anyone who has attempted meditation only to discover that their mind whirs faster than an 8-year-old with a fidget spinner knows that sitting in …

Social Security At 62 Or 67? - Understanding All Potential Impacts

<b>Introduction</b><p>How to plan and save for retirement, whether to use traditional IRAs or Roth IRAs, when to retire, how and when to draw down funds from …

Here are 100 PowerPoint shortcuts that'll make your life a lot easier

Well, get ready to be even fancier (and more productive) because we've curated 100 of the best PowerPoint keyboard shortcuts.<p><i>Courtesy of GoSkills.</i>

Keyboard Shortcuts

I Swear By Meditation Apps Now—Here Are 9 You Should Try

25 Profound Quotes from Aristotle On Happiness, Self-Mastery and Mindful Living

Aristotle is one of the top thinkers in history. Though he is often defined as a philosopher, he covered many topics such as biology, zoology, …

Aristotle

Over 30 Hours of Training In Python Basics & Advanced Libraries to Become a Programming Wizard

<b>Learn Python 3 from Beginner to Advanced</b><p>Get Your Hands Dirty Learning One of the Most Important Programming Languages<p>Python is widely considered one …

How to Tell When a Stock Is Overvalued Relative to Its Earnings

Many investors have asked the question of how to figure out when and if a stock's overvalued. The price-to-earnings ratio provides a quick way to …

An ancient memorization strategy might cause lasting changes to the brain

Using the memory techniques of the pros alters patterns in brain activity, new research says<p><i>Update May 29th 11:40AM ET:</i> <i>This article was originally published on March 16</i><i>th</i><i>,</i> <i>2017. It</i> <i>has been updated to include video.</i><p>Weird as it might sound, there are competitive rememberers out there who can memorize …

The Brain

17 Profound Quotes From the Dalai Lama That Will Change Your Perspective on Life

The Dalai Lama is one of the most inspirational spiritual teachers living today. From the age of 16, he was inducted with enormous responsibility in …

8 Essentials for Becoming a Manager Who Motivates

I have a simple rule: manage people the way I would want to be managed.<p><i>In your experience as a manager, what practices have helped you to motivate and influence your team to be productive and fulfilled employees? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering</i> …

Free Meditation Course Reveals Secrets To Deeper Focus Instant Relaxation

<b>Create a FREE account to get your 5-day Meditation Mastery course today</b><p>By clicking the button above, you are creating an account with Mindvalley and …

29 brilliant questions to ask at the end of every job interview

You should be assessing the employer just as much as they're assessing you because you both need to walk away convinced that the job would be a great fit.<p>So when the tables are turned and the interviewer asks, "Do you have any questions for me?" take advantage of this opportunity. It's the best way …

Career Development

The Best Free Yoga Videos on YouTube

There are so many reasons to heart yoga (after all, the practice boosts brainpower, increases strength, and can calm you down), but sometimes it’s …

Yoga

You Need A College Degree To Get A Job (And Crushing Debt To Get A Degree)

The September jobs report was a reminder of just how critical it is to have a college degree. Which is itself a reminder of our economy's cruel Catch-22: You have to go into near-permanent debt to get a college degree.<p>Here is that first reminder, in chart form. (Story continues after chart.)<p>As you …