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27 Tips for Mastering Anything

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like Albert Einstein, …

Creativity

Graphic Designer Uses 'The Simpsons' to Redesign NHL Logos

Turning <i>The Simpsons</i> into professional sports logos isn't an easy task, but one graphic designer has managed to pull off the feat.<p>The designer used many different characters to put an interesting twist on NHL logos. The redesigns were tastefully done, as he kept them fairly simple.<p>Not every team …

Automatic Driving Assistant Partners with Jawbone For UP Band Integration – MacStories

Automatic, a smart driving assistant that plugs into a car's diagnostics port to present driving data and statistics on a mobile app, announced a partnership with accessory maker Jawbone today aimed at integrating Automatic data with the company's UP fitness band.<p>We first covered Automatic when it …

Wearable Tech

Can You Read People’s Emotions?

How well can you read someone's thoughts by their facial expressions? The New York Times has a quiz in which you are asked to judge emotions on faces …

At Least 14 Killed in Deadliest Attack Yet on Ukrainian Soldiers

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>At least 14 Ukrainian soldiers have been killed and dozens more injured after an attack on an army …

Associated Press News

NFL on Mathis: 'Player is responsible for what he puts in his body'

In a statement released by the NFL, the league doesn't appear to have much sympathy for the suspended Robert Mathis.<p><b>More Draft coverage: 2015 Mock</b> …

11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

Investing

South Sudan: Ceasefire comes into effect

<b>A ceasefire to end a five-month conflict that has displaced 1.5 million people in South Sudan has come into effect.</b><p>President Salva Kiir and rebel leader Riek Machar signed the deal on Friday.<p>Troops would defend themselves if they came under attack, said the president's spokesman, but he added the …

Africa

What Marketing Is Now Really All About

We've all been hearing a lot about how the old way of doing marketing—talking <i>at</i> consumers ("broadcast marketing")—is over. That because there is so …

Eight Ways to Capture Your Readers' Attention (and Keep Them Coming Back!)

"Content is King" and "this is the year of content" are thrown around on a regular basis, and have been for the past several years. Many of those …

Want Big Data to Work for Your Marketing? Team Up With IT

Remember the last time someone insulted you and you just stood there, dumbfounded? And then you jolted from bed at 3AM with the perfect comeback. By …