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5 Must-Have Skills for Every Successful Small Business Owner

If you look for successful small business owners on the internet, you’re likely to find a hundred different names and their stories of becoming …

Small Business

The To-Do List for When You're Feeling Overwhelmed

I don’t necessarily consider myself a great multitasker. In fact, I find it pretty difficult to do more than one thing at one time. Let’s just say …

25 Reasons You Are Not as Successful as You Should Be

I'm guessing that you're holding yourself back because of one of the following reasons.<p>It's just one of those days where nothing seems to be going right. And, to be honest, it's a pretty crappy feeling. Sometimes there are certain situations or challenges that are completely out of your control …

Facial recognition freak out: what the technology can and can't do

Facial recognition is a hot topic of late: Facebook just launched its controversial Moments feature based on the technology, and news reports say 30 …

Top 10 Brain Foods that Help You Study and Get Better Grades

Have you been feeding your brain lately? If you’re looking to learn how to study more efficiently or improve your mental alertness in order to …

Nutrition

These Foods Can Boost Your Brain Power

When it comes to your brain, there’s always room for improvement. One can never be too smart, too witty, nor full of too many useless facts. Still, …

9 brain foods that will improve your focus and concentration

<b>Takeaway</b>: To boost your ability to focus, eat/drink more: Blueberries, green tea, avocados, leafy green vegetables, fatty fish, water, dark …

Nutrition

Breakfast Foods to Help You Focus Better

Eat these foods to help sharpen your mental focus.<p>It's not <i>just</i> about drinking coffee to perk up your brain when you wake up in a sleepy state. What …

Slideshow: Foods That Help You Focus

10 foods to boost your brainpower

Whether you want to optimise your nutrition during exam season or simply want to stay sharp in your next work meeting, paying attention to your diet …

8 Things You Should Never Eat If You’re Trying To Lose Fat

We can probably all agree by now that super restrictive diets do not work. Denying yourself the odd indulgence now and again can work against you and …

10 Ways to Stop Feeling Overworked and Overwhelmed

I had just read an early version of a new book and decided to do a quick survey during a speaking engagement. I asked the audience, "How many of you …

The 50 Hottest Sex Tips All Women Wish You Knew

If you want to meet more women, spice up your sex life, and be the best lover your girlfriend or wife has ever had, you must read this list<p>Over the years, we’ve surveyed tens of thousands of women about their wants, needs, desires, and wishes—in bed and out. And they’ve eagerly answered our …

Turn-On

10 clever ways to make your workspace healthier and more productive

It’s no secret that sitting at a desk can kill you. Humans are not sedentary creatures, but our modern lifestyles have forced us to spend far longer …

Articles about 5 tiny home offices on Dwell.com - Dwell

Small and cozy, these gorgeously furnished mobile homes will convince you to downsize and hit the road in minutes.<p>Mad Men’s Vincent Kartheiser has all he needs in his compact, 580-square-foot Hollywood abode.<p>Beautiful things can come in small packages.<p>In this series, Sebastian Mariscal designs a …

Mad Men

12 Tricks to Drop Up to 5 Pounds in a Week

Get the results you want the healthy way.<p>If you want to boost your self-esteem ASAP, your best bet is to adjust your expectations and your attitude, *not* your weight.<p>That said, there <i>are</i> ways you can beat bloat and improve the way you feel when time is of the essence — and you don't have to starve …

Fitness

Try This Effective 15-Minute Workout | Men's Health

“It instantly increases the level of difficulty of each exercise,” says BJ Gaddour, <i>Men's Health</i> Fitness Director and creator of the 21-Day MetaShred program—one guy lost 25 pounds of fat in just 6 weeks!<p>When paired together, these two moves will help you build muscle all over.<p>But if you perform …

Showing Passwords on Log-In Screens

In 2012 I outlined why we should let people see their password when logging in to an application -especially on mobile devices. Now two years later …

Information Systems

How Button Color Contrast Guides Users to Action

Have you ever clicked a wrong button by accident? Users make wrong decisions on modal windows when they’re not guided in the right direction. Many …

Visual Design

The Fix - In-depth tips for your Apple products

Is This Psychedelic iOS Keyboard The Craziest UI In Design History?

WHAT IS THIS…I DON’T EVEN…WHAT IS HAPPENING TO MEEEEEE????<p>On December 16, 1997, an episode of the popular animated series <i>Pokemon</i> aired in Japan, during which the lovable electric gopher Pikachu spent a few minutes frenetically blasting rainbow-hued missiles out of the air with his rapid-fire …

Jakarta governor would easily win Indonesian presidency - poll | Reuters

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Jakarta’s hugely popular governor, Joko Widodo, looks unstoppable as the man to be Indonesia’s next president, according to an opinion poll published on Wednesday, which showed him four times more popular than his closest rival.<p>Jakarta's Governor Joko Widodo, also known as …

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