Luke Nichols

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How to Put Together Your Photography Portfolio

Creating a portfolio of your work is a vital first step for aspiring professional photographers, and it's also a worthwhile exercise for keen …

The Six Enemies of Greatness (and Happiness)

<b>The Six Enemies of Greatness (and Happiness)</b> <br>These six factors can erode the grandest of plans and the noblest of intentions. They can turn visionaries into paper-pushers and wide-eyed dreamers into shivering, weeping balls of regret. Beware!<p><b>1)</b> <b>Availability</b><p>We often settle for what’s available, and …

How To Make Money Without A Job

Before joining the staff of Forbes in July of 2011, I was happily self-employed for 23 years. For much of this time my husband and I ran two mostly unrelated home-based businesses. He worked in his office in the front of the house, while I was in mine across the hall. Our office doors were usually …

Cutting edge: the life of a former London gang leader

Jean-Claude Dagrou sits in his living room, changes his baby's nappy, and explains why he became a gang member: "I wanted people to be scared of me. That's the only reason I got involved, to tell you the truth." Dagrou is built like a wardrobe, with huge, scarred arms, a deep voice and a disarming …

Black Flag: a re-formation gone wrong

In the early 1980s, Black Flag were one of the best bands in the world. Black Flag weren't just a band – they were an art project, a movement, an ethos, a way of being. But Black Flag are no longer Black Flag. The storied hardcore punk group are now just a bitter parody. What the … is its first …

For Fans, By Fans

Inside Flipboard / November 25, 2013<p>The crew at CBS Sports has been obsessed with all manner of sports since 1994, “when modems buzzed and Michael …

Rock stars and their favourite foods - Telegraph

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The first and last cinema - in pictures

The Patricia was founded in 1913 in Powell River, British Columbia, and has been running continuously since it opened, hosting a wide variety of entertainment. Reuters photographer Andy Clark visits the surviving venue

Nine Formulas For Wealth Building

If you want to retire in style, you’d better know the numbers. We have some formulas that will provide them.<p>The objective here is to steer you to wiser investments and give you some insights about what will happen to your assets and liabilities over time. The formulas are not complicated. They all …

Zane Lowe lists his 100 favourite records of 2013

Radio 1 DJ Zane Lowe has listed his 100 favourite records of 2013, in a giant edition of his weekly 'Hottest Record' feature.<p>He launched the list on Monday's edition of the show, and has invited listeners to pick their favourite, with the winner announced on December 19.<p>The list showcases Lowe's …

10 surprising things about how our brains work: http://f-st.co/jErz8PG Stress can change the size of our brains. We tend to like people who make mistakes more. You can make your brain think time is going slowly by doing new things.

This Is the Man Bill Gates Thinks You Absolutely Should Be Reading | WIRED

“There is no author whose books I look forward to more than Vaclav Smil,” Bill Gates wrote this summer. That’s quite an endorsement—and it gave a …

Check Your "Fitness Age" With This Research-Based Calculator

It's based on the suffering of 4,637 Norwegian men and women aged 20 to 90.<p>Five thousand Norwegians "ran to the point of exhaustion on a treadmill" so you wouldn't have to. They were research subjects whose measurements went into a new online fitness age calculator made by exercise researchers at …