Kevin Rentmeester

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Improve Your String Bends with This Simple Exercise

0<p>SHARES<p>String bends and vibrato are among a guitarist's most expressive techniques. Testing the accuracy of your bends and vibrato is a good way to …

Guitar

Beyond Blues: Nail Those Changes!

<b>Chops:</b> Intermediate <b><br>Theory:</b>Intermediate <b><br>Lesson Overview:</b><br>• Learn all about guide tones.<br>• Apply simple theoretical concepts to give your blues playing …

Electric Guitar

Why Would You Want to Switch to YouTube Music?

Google’s new music streaming service sounds a lot like Spotify and Apple Music. Its music recommendation engine is its best shot at breaking …

YouTube Music

What It Takes To Build An Innovative Business Model

Apart from having a strong foundation, there are certain traits that an entrepreneur should try to develop, like applying creativity and out-ofthe-box thinking.<p>4 min read<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Why is the US or Israel so innovative? Why a …

Innovation

40 Ways to Play a 'C' Chord

0<p>SHARES<p>“What would Jimi do?" It's a question I've asked myself countless times over the last four decades, particularly when faced with creating …

Electric Guitar

The Fundamental Techniques You’ll Need For Texas Shuffle Rhythm

<b>The Woodshed</b> is where you'll become a better blues guitarist.<p>We've got an entire catalog of <b>video courses</b> and <b>free lessons</b> for guitar slingers like you.<p>…

Guitar

The Best Way to Stretch the Hip and Lower Back

There are many different exercises used to stretch the hip flexors, and the psoas muscles (pronounced "so-as") that connect directly to the lumbar …

Exercise

Why Arrogant People Are Getting Everything You Want (and How to Fix It)

Their egotistical overconfidence offers three huge advantages that let them steal power.<p>Generally speaking, the advice goes that, if you're kind and respectful to others, your positive behavior will pay off and you'll find success. But as life already might have shown you, arrogant people are …

Self-improvement

15 Daily Habits Highly Successful People Have (and the Rest of us Probably Don't)

The people who achieve the most in life don't conduct themselves like everyone else.<p>The people who achieve the most in life don't conduct themselves like everyone else. They're disciplined, figure out which routines help them succeed and religiously stick to those daily habits. Here are a few you …

Startups

Agile projects need agile leadership

Humans feel less threatened when they have more autonomy, think more constructively and are more creative when they can operate in more agile management cultures<p>The Agile Business Consortium has been working alongside a wide range of researchers and experts to explore the cultural and leadership …

Project Management

5 Best iOS Music Apps for Guitar Players

I make no claims of being an amazing guitarist; I wouldn't even say I’m all that good. That said, I’ve enjoyed playing guitar for 20 years and I love it with all my heart. I find it to be both a creative outlet and a valuable form of relaxation and meditation. Back when I began my guitar playing …

Guitar

7 Business Books that Will Change Your Life

What is a life-changing book? Is it a book that makes you quit your secure job and start your own company or just a book that helps you become a …

Self-improvement

60-Second Songwriting: Song Structure Basics—the Bridge

119<p>SHARES<p><i>60-Second Songwriting aims to offer quick, concise, song-craft tips, basics and blasts for the time-crunched and attention-challenged</i> …

Guitar

How to Dial in the Perfect Guitar Tone

3<p>SHARES<p>Some guitar players like to plug their guitar into an amp and set its tone controls to some tried-and-true settings that they rely on.<p>In the …

Guitar

Rhythm Workshop: Hemiola

0<p>SHARES<p>Another popular rhythmic displacement technique common to all musical styles is known as <i>hemiola</i>, which involves superimposing a repetitive, …

Electric Guitar

How to Build Classic Three-Part Metal Guitar Harmonies

4<p>SHARES<p>One of the essential elements of great metal is the execution of razor-sharp harmony lead guitar lines.<p>Just listen to any of the most …

Guitar

Demystifying Executive Development: Four Skill Sets For Aspiring C-Suite Execs

Every career is unique. Each executive has different strengths and weaknesses. Unexpected opportunities and obstacles arise – at work and at home – that affect how a career evolves. Yet across those differences, there are general types of knowledge and experiences that all executives need to …

Management

The subtle art of forming valuable, life-long friendships

The late George Carlin is probably one of my favorite comedians.<p>I always found him to be raw and honest, and like most great comedians, there was a sense that he wasn’t there to just make you laugh. He had a subtle truth to share and that truth was best delivered as a joke.<p>In this way, towards the …

Time I

DIY Maintenance: How to Adjust String Height at the Bridge

Kevin OwensMay 15, 2018<p><b>From the July 2013 issue of Acoustic Guitar | BY BRIAN MICHAEL</b><p>Every guitar needs regular maintenance, and at some point, no …

Acoustic Guitar

This 15-30 minute routine makes your brain healthier, younger, and smarter

“Everything popular is wrong”  —  Oscar Wilde<p>In the book, <i>BLUE ZONES: Lessons for Living Longer From the People Who’ve Lived the Longest</i><i>,</i> author Dan …

Albert Einstein

6 essential documents for project management success

Here are six key documents that project managers and their teams rely on to successfully guide and execute projects.<p>Careful project planning and …

Project Management

How to scale agile: 6 keys to success

Embarking on agile methods of software development, organizations will generally start small with a few tight teams experimenting and learning on …

Project Management

Time Management Tips For Project Managers

Free-Photos / Pixabay<p>There are three important factors that come together when determining the success of a project. These are, of course, quality, …

Project Management

Study: You're breathing wrong

Simple 1:2 breathing is where it's at, according to a major university study.<br>Read More

Meditation

10 essential career lessons to embrace before it’s too late

Keep your head down and your nose to the grindstone—or so we’ve been taught.<p>Is that really the best career guidance?<p>People often take this sort of …

Public Relations

10 Simple Habits That Will Make You More Likable Right Away

Enthusiasm is contagious.<p><i>What are some social life hacks? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Andrew Ferebee, 7-figure entrepreneur, on Quora:</b><p>Growing up, I was one of the shyest and …

Body Language

Become an Evernote Power User with These 4 Best Practices

Evernote likes to call its popular note-taking app “your second brain,” and for my money that’s not far off as a productivity tool. As flexible as it …

Productivity

INFOGRAPHIC: 7 Excel tricks everyone should know

Lifehacker AU is never one to shy away from doling out handy Microsoft Excel spreadsheet tips.<p>Chances are you’ve had to deal in spreadsheets for as …

Infographics

How to immediately refresh your brain to restore high-level thinking

Mental clarity can escape anyone.<p>Surely even Einstein and Shakespeare had their moments. It happens.<p>It’s your ability to recover that matters.<p>You can …

Creativity

Science Says This Is the Best Way to Motivate Other People to Change Their Behavior

You can't force people to change but you can influence them.<p>Whether you want an employee to participate more in meetings, or you want your spouse to pitch in more around the house, you can't force someone to change their behavior.<p>You can, however, have a strong influence over another individual. …

Psychology