Kelly Robinson

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Scientific Speed Reading: How to Read 300% Faster in 20 Minutes

How much more could you get done if you completed all of your required reading in 1/3 or 1/5 the time?<p>Increasing reading speed is a process of …

With This Startup, a Handwritten Thank You Note Is a Click Away

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In a world where everything is just a ping away, it takes a special effort to put a well thought-out and personalized note in someone’s hand.<p>As one of the founders of Bond, a service that combines modern technology with the …

Entrepreneurship

How Do I Choose the Right Career for Me?

As a recent grad or a soon-to-be college graduate, you will be embarking on your job search to kick off your career. Choosing the right career path …

Recruitment Advice, Hacks, Tips and Tricks from Barclay Jones

This blog is for recruiters who want to make more placements, money and impress their bosses. All recruiters want more time and more placements: They …

The Top Jobs In 10 Years Might Not Be What You Expect

We talked to three futurists to find out what the hot jobs of 2025 could be, and their answers may surprise you.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This article is one of the top 10 Leadership stories of 2015. See the full list here.</i><p>For decades, the U.S. Bureau of Labor’s Economic and Employment Projections have been …

Virtual Reality

Hiring Lessons From The Big Bang Theory

Blog<p>HR<p>#6Things<br>• Hiring<p>Leadership<p>Culture<p>Employer Branding<p>B2B<p>Social Media<br>• Best Practices<br>• HR Technology<p>Design 101<p>Cartoons<p>Resource Library<p>Submit a …

The Secret To Getting Investors To Back Your Vision, Even If You're An Unknown Startup Founder

<i>By Nathalie Lussier</i><p>There’s no better time to be an entrepreneur than right now. Not only is there a low barrier to entry for the business world, startups now have access to what is estimated as a trillion dollar pool of capital. But apart from crowdfunding portals that make money more accessible, …

Samuel Kwok Wing Chun documentary footage

Why I Train Wing Chun

As a martial artist, first and foremost, I’m not interested in “Wing Chun,” “tradition,” or “style.” I’m not interested in flashy acrobatics, winning …

Wing Chun competition at TCKFMC2

How the Wooden Dummy Can Enhance Your Wing Chun Training

<i>“I fear not the man who practices 10,000 techniques once, but the man who practices one technique 10,000 times holds my respect.”</i><p>The gist of that old …

Martial Arts

Dragon Shogun Dojo Arkansas: Phil Morris Interview on Wing Chun, Ip Man, Seinfeld, Hawkins Cheung

Tony Massengill: Mastering Wing Chun

Follow Me<p>Instructor at Quijano's Combat Science<p>Miguel started training in <i>Wing Chun in 1978. For the past 25 years, he has been the only student of</i> …

WingTsun and SEK -- German special forces

Aerofex hoverbike could be yours by 2017

Aerofex's hoverbike made a pretty big splash when the Californian company showed off its working prototype all the way back in 2012, but then it went eerily silent. Now, Aerofex has finally revealed a launch date and price: it'll cost $85,000 and ship in 2017, according to its website.<p>"Where you're …

FAA

Billionaire Peter Thiel Has A New Book Coming That Will Tell You How To Be A Startup Billionaire

Thiel is a billionaire who made his fortune on PayPal. He then invested in Facebook, co-founded Palantir, which is now valued at $9 billion, leads a hedge fund, and is a managing partner at Venture Capital firm Founders Fund. He also gave 20 teenagers $100,000 to drop out of college to work on …

Talent Wars: How An Irish Tech Entrepreneur Is Giving Global Recruiters The Edge

The George Clooney movie ‘Up in the Air’ probably did little to further the use of advanced video technology in HR circles.<p>However that movie was about using it to fire people.<p>Sonru, a high tech company based in rural Ireland, is using it to hire people, and has been winning business from major …

It Takes Talent To Become A Top Recruiter

Job seekers these days have few advantages when applying for jobs if they don’t have an inside contact to smooth the path. The best recruiters make it easy to connect and make it possible to forge a working relationship with the brand. A recruiters job is to find top talent, yes, but a big part of …

10 Phrases Great Speakers Never Say

Want to ruin a presentation in seconds? Just drop in one of these sentences.<p>While it's really hard to immediately win over a crowd, it's really easy for a speaker to lose the room within the first few minutes of a presentation.<p>To make sure you don't lose your audience, here's Boris Veldhuijzen van …

Public Speaking

8 Travel Essentials For Men Who Want To Conquer Business

Whether it’s a one-day conference or a longer, much boozier ‘working holiday’ that doesn’t involve a single spreadsheet, plenty of blokes worldwide …

My Year At A Standing Desk And Why I’ll Never Go Back

Fast Company Web Producer Cia Bernales made the switch to a standing desk a year ago. She shares why she’s never going back to a regular office chair and how her posture got a new angle.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This is one of the most-read leadership articles of 2014. Click here to see the full list.</i><p>It all …

Yoga

Dummy History Lesson Do you want to learn more about the Wing Chun dummy? If so, make sure to check out this article from the blog Kung Fu Tea. It is pretty interesting goes pretty in-depth about the evolution of the Wing Chun dummy. http://chinesemartialstudies.com/2013/06/24/the-story-of-ip-mans-wooden-dummy/

Krav Maga Technique of the Month: Defending a Straight Stab | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is an excerpt from krav maga expert David Kahn’s book</i> Krav Maga Weapon Defenses.<p>Welcome back to another installment of the Krav …

The Junk Science Of The Human Resources Department

Apple asks some prospective Design Engineers to infer from a table of deconstructed parts the intended function of a motorcycle pump. Prospective employees at Fujifilm are asked to write personal essays about two experiences in their life, from childhood to the present to make a metaphor of their …

Robot Odyssey: The hardest computer game of all time.

My first computer was an Apple IIe with 128KB of RAM, no hard drive, and a 5¼ inch floppy drive. One of the top educational games back then was</i> …

This Website Advertises A Bunch Of Jobs That Pay In Bitcoin

More than 1,000 people have now registered for Coinality.com, a site launched in September that advertises jobs that pay in digital currencies. At least 700 people have submitted applications for 350 positions, which can range from Chief Compliance Officer at a bitcoin trading platform, to …