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Bulletproof Brain Octane Oil Review | Read This BEFORE...

Does Bulletproof Brain Octane Oil Really Work?<p>BulletProof Brain Octane Oil has become a highly renowned product in the health and supplement industry …

The Healthiest Cereals, Ranked

If you can whip up a well-balanced breakfast every morning complete with protein, whole grains, and all the recommended servings of fruits and …

Nutrition

Not just Facebook: How retailers and the payments industry can track, profile you

Perhaps you’re thinking about whether you should unfriend Facebook once and for all.<p>News that the Silicon Valley giant unwittingly let political …

Privacy

Comparing Top Tech Companies Bonuses and Employee Retention

A bonus can be an excellent way to land a desirable new candidate as well as reward top-performing employees. But is it enough to make them stay? At …

Employment

Hootsuite, Shopify among Linkedin’s most sought-after companies in Canada

Linkedin has released the first-ever Canadian edition of its Top Companies 2018 roundup, which looks at the most sought-after companies to work …

Bank of Canada

How to Group Mac App Icons More Prominently in Your Dock

In macOS, the Dock provides convenient one-click access to your most frequently used Mac applications. The simplest way to organize docked apps is to click and drag them into your preferred place, but here we're going to show you a lesser-known trick for arranging docked items more clearly.<p>To …

Operating Systems

Why You Should Share Total Compensation Statements With Your Employees

The Simple Phrase LinkedIn’s Head of Recruiting Uses to Grab Candidates Attention | LinkedIn Talent Blog

<b>Saying ‘I’m concerned’ stops candidates in their tracks and gets their full attention</b><p>When a candidate goes dark, using the phrase "I'm concerned" …

Study: Average tech worker salary in Seattle hits $132K, making city the top spot for relocation

Tech workers in Seattle are making more and their salaries go further than those in competing markets, making the city the top relocation destination …

2018 Developer Skills Report by HackerRank

Hats off to the UK for leading the pack for youngest coders<p>Of the 17 countries represented in the survey with at least 100 respondents, the UK stands …

Examples of Positive Affirmations

Positive affirmations can be used to reprogram your thought patterns and change the way you think and feel about …

35 Affirmations That Will Change Your Life

If you believe the phrase <i>you are what you think</i>, then life truly stems from your thoughts. But we cannot rely purely on thoughts; we must translate thoughts into words and eventually into actions in order to manifest our intentions. This means we have to be very careful with our words, choosing to …

Spirituality

The Myth of the Full-stack Developer

"Full-stack."<p>My defensive tendencies are normally put on high alert when I hear that magic phrase. Stacks are a lot bigger than what they used to be, …

Long-Term Health Comes Down To Two Main Habits, Says Researcher

In the ongoing search for health and longevity, researchers have looked to parts of the world where people live the longest—the “blue zones,” which include Sardinia, Italy; Okinawa, Japan; Icaria, Greece; Loma Linda, California; and Nicoya Peninsula, Costa Rica. In these places people tend to live …

Ikigai

What if companies interviewed translators the way they interview coders?

<b>Candidate:</b>Is this the right place for the interview?<p><b>HR Person</b><i>: Yes, good morning Ms. Smith, please take a seat, we were expecting you. I understand</i> …

Language
GitHub

Against The Whiteboard

How did a well-intentioned idea to improve interviewing programmers morph into a new barrier that excludes people? And what negative effects can …

Employment

20 critical startup truths no one will tell you

Some knowledge is so important, everyone assumes everyone already knows it. But they don’t, especially in the tech world where things move so fast that most people are faking. But Stripe’s Patrick McKenzie spends his time helping the payment platform’s startup customers survive, and now he’s laid …

Startups

You remember more of what you read out loud

It’s up to me to make this memorable. However, if I fail, you’ll want to remember this trick anyway, so start reading aloud.<p>Saying words while reading feels slightly awkward and isn’t conducive to all environments, of course, yet it’s an effective method of remembering information, according to an …

The Brain

Trans Police Officers Share Tips On Creating Inclusive Workplaces In Powerful Film

'Education is critical for us all.'<p>Transgender employees of the police service have spoken out about trans inclusion in the workplace, in order to …

Looking to hire somebody? You may want to skip the job interview

Employers, like most people, tend to trust their intuitions. But when employers decide whom to hire, they trust those intuitions far more than they …

Why we need to get more female developers in tech now, before AI cements a male bias

Google the word “doctor,” and you’ll see thousands of pictures of men. If you’re a woman looking for a job, you’re less likely to see targeted ads …

Artificial Intelligence

San Francisco Wants to Eliminate the Pay Gap for Women in This Generation. But Will It Work?

Employers in San Francisco soon won’t be allowed to ask job applicants about their salary history.<p>The new city law, which was signed by Mayor Ed Lee …

San Francisco

Exclusive: Here's The Full 10-Page Anti-Diversity Screed Circulating Internally at Google [Updated]

<i>Update 8/5/17 7:25pm ET: Google’s new Vice President of Diversity, Integrity & Governance Danielle Brown has issued her own memo to Google employees</i> …

Critical Thinking

Waterloo, The David vs. Goliath of Startup Ecosystems

<i>Ecosystem Lifecycle Model</i><p><i>Note: we introduce the first Startup Ecosystem Lifecycle model in the report (download</i> <i>here</i><i>).</i><p>Figure 1. Ecosystem Lifecycle …

Debunking the myth of higher pay in Silicon Valley.

<i>Don’t leave Toronto-Waterloo expecting a higher quality of life in the Bay Area.</i><p>Each year, like clockwork, I observe the mass exodus of …

Southwestern Ontario

Why Waterloo Region?

It’s been a few months since our family moved to the Waterloo Region…and what a fantastic first few months it’s been.<p>We could have moved anywhere in …

University of Waterloo Systems Design Engineering 2017 Class Profile

Sometimes a yearbook doesn’t quite cut it. In our final semester of university, the Systems Design Engineering class of 2017 was curious and wanted …

Waterloo region's tech talent fastest growing in Canada: report

Region's tech industry one of the best in Canada and 'a major engine of innovation,' says investment firm<p>In five years, the tech talent market in …