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The Best Mentors Teach Their Apprentices This 1 Crucial Lesson

Mentorship isn't about being taught directly. It's about paying attention to the little things<p>Great mentors are hard to come by.<p>Everyone wants a mentor-;and many think that attracting a mentor means finding someone who is going to give them all the answers for free.<p>But the truth is, mentors are …

Crucial

There are 3 distinct types of narcissists — here's how to spot them

To be diagnosed with narcissistic personality disorder, someone needs to express five of nine specific traits. People with the disorder are often characterized as having a lack of empathy, a grandiose view of themselves, and a need for admiration.<p>Though many follow similar patterns, such as love …

Psychology

The more you endlessly scroll on Facebook, the bigger the risk to your mental health

Facebook FB, -4.27% chief executive Mark Zuckerberg wants to prioritize family and friends over brands. But, he says, that could result in lower user …

Social Media

New Procedure May Replace Traditional Hip Replacement Surgery

Dr. Kelton Vasileff reviews images of a damaged hip with a patient. (Courtesy: Wexner Medical Center)<p>Hip replacement surgery has come a long way in …

The Great Bitcoin Scam

At the outset, let me clarify that Bitcoin itself is not a scam, but how Bitcoin is being sold is a scam. More about that below.<p>To start out, it is important to understand what Bitcoin really is. It would be easy to bore you with a discussion of the technology, about peer-to-peer servers and …

Cryptocurrency

Former Facebook exec feels 'tremendous guilt' for what he helped make

Chamath Palihapitiya, a former Facebook executive, said in an interview at Stanford's Graduate School of Business that social media was damaging society.<p>The November talk, which was picked up by The Verge on Monday, is another example of early Facebook executives criticizing what they …

Chamath Palihapitiya

8 Yoga Poses to Relieve Lower Back Pain

The lower back is a sensitive spot for many people. While there can be a ton of causes of lower back pain, a weak core and poor posture from sitting …

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Les réseaux sociaux sont en train de mourir

Les réseaux dits "sociaux" vont s'émousser doucement pour ne garder que la partie réseaux. Pour le social on repassera.<p>La belle aventure aura duré …

Réseaux Sociaux

Artificial Intelligence, Big Data, and Machine Learning Will Revolutionize the Practice of Law. Part One.

<b>Big changes are coming.</b> But what does this mean? Exactly <i>how</i> will this affect us?<p>Predicting the future is challenging, but in a TED Talk-style …

Before of the Crusades: 350 - 1095

Launched by Pope Urban II at the Council of Clermont in 1095, the First Crusade was the most successful. Urban gave a dramatic speech urging …

14 Things Everyone Should Know About Blockchains

“What the internet did for communications, blockchain will do for trusted transactions.”<br>- Ginni Rometty, CEO of IBM<p>Although there’s debate about how long it will take for this statement to come true, since we’re in the midst of the blockchain transformation, most industry experts concur that’s …

Blockchain

Xarelto lawsuits mounting over uncontrollable bleeding — even as Bayer funds study concluding drug is safe

<i>Rivaroxaban,</i> better known as Xarelto®, has been associated with hundreds of adverse events involving fatal and near-fatal hemorrhaging since it …

Use These 5 Tips To Optimize Your Website's Homepage

Your homepage is some of the most important real estate on your entire website. While it’s true that many of your website visitors probably enter through landing pages or direct links to products or services, a huge number of them still come through the homepage. And, for many, this will be the …

UX Design

Here's the real price of the suddenly cheaper avocados at Whole Foods

We have Amazon's purchase of the grocery chain to thank. And for federal antitrust regulators, this would seem to be a vindication of their decision to quickly and painlessly green-light the deal last week. For decades, concerns about anti-democratic control and monopolistic power led to crackdowns …

Whole Foods

15 books Malcolm Gladwell thinks everyone should read

A 2015 New York Times article poked fun at how often he blurbs books and recommends them on social media.<p>The bestselling author has published multiple books and articles exploring human behavior from all angles; he also recently launched a hit podcast.<p>We dug through years of his tweets, book …

Books

14 CEOs reveal the No. 1 job skill they look for in employees

There's no shortage of career advice out there and everyone from your favorite self help gurus to your least favorite in-law thinks they're an expert on the subject.<p>Good advice — useful, nuanced, and proven — is harder to come by.<p>After all, it's tough to suss out what employers value in their …

Leadership

Steve Bannon and the occult: The right wing’s long, strange love affair with New Age mysticism

Bannon’s back in the news as the subject of a bestselling book. Here’s one key to understanding what makes him tick<p><i>Steve Bannon is back in the news. In its first day on sale, a narrative of his role in Donald Trump's presidential campaign, Joshua Green's "Devil's Bargain," has hit number one in</i> …

Quora Could Be The Secret Ingredient To Your Online Marketing Campaign

You’ve likely seen a Quora page pop up for some search query you’ve posed in the past. Maybe you were asking, “What are some of the best rare natural phenomena that occur on Earth?” or “What images will change the way a person sees the world after viewing them?” (some of the most popular questions …

Internet Marketing

2017 Law Firms in Transition

2017 Law Firms in Transition Survey Released<p><i>386 US Law Firms Represented in Leading Legal Industry Survey</i><p>Newtown Square, PA, May 23, 2017 – Altman …

Ancient Israelite Judean Religion

As early as the 10th century BCE, Israelite and Judean religion began to emerge within the broader West Semitic culture, otherwise known as Canaanite …

Five essentials to help beat your competitors at SEO

Mastering search engines is a key part of driving sales online and even a basic understanding of what makes a website appear at the top of Google can be game changing.<p>Search engine optimisation (SEO) is often regarded by businesses as a low-priority task on a long to-do list, which means that it …

SEO

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Alternative Legal Service Providers: Changing buyer perception

A common perception of today’s legal service industry is that buyers of legal services have many more choices today. Legal services are …

Innovation

Five Signs That Stores (Not E-Commerce) Are The Future Of Retail

To say that digital commerce is killing off physical stores is lazy thinking and a half-truth.<p>On the contrary, pure-play online shopping is the imperiled model, evidenced by the lack of e-commerce-only retailers — save for Amazon and eBay — that have gained any meaningful heft and influence.<p>Of …

eCommerce

How having lots of orgasms can save a man’s life

Prostate health can be a pretty awkward subject, so prepare to blush at this new research from Harvard University.<p>Scientists say frequent …

Cancer

Ancient Philosophers Reveal 4 Rituals That Will Make You Happier

Alright, you’ve probably read a zillion articles about happiness online and you’re not a zillion times happier. What gives?<p><i>Reading ain’t the same as</i> …

How ‘Wellness’ Became an Epidemic

When Gwyneth Paltrow first launched Goop in 2008, it was a great place to find out where to eat the best tapas in Barcelona. It was straight-up …

Saatchi & Saatchi

Why your weight loss plateaus, and how to fight it

Anyone who has tried to lose weight and keep it off knows how difficult the task can be.<p>It seems like it should be simple: Just exercise to burn more calories and reduce your calorie intake.<p>But many studies have shown that this simple strategy doesn't work very well for the vast majority of …

Fitness