Meg Dong

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19 Impossibly Cool Crafts For Kids That Adults Will Want To Try

They might blow your mind, too.

6 Tips to Successfully Transition From Your Day Job to Your Own Business

<i>This article originally appeared on Entrepreneur.</i><p>Many of you reading this right now are working for someone else — helping someone else build their …

Google 免費幫文史自然老師用 3D 街景動畫地圖導覽解說故事

或許你是學校的老師,想要透過地圖的展示來講解一段橫跨台灣各地的歷史。或許你是一個環境保護團體,需要建立一個關於海洋生態保育的知識導覽。也可能你真的是一個旅行團領隊,想要在行前對這次的行程做一個更加生動的介紹。<p>就算你只是一個一般人,但是偶爾還是會想要把這次的長途旅行,用更加有趣、動態和結合豐富資料的方 …

Two Things Advertising Agencies Need To Prove

A few weeks ago, I published an article explaining how traditional advertising agencies are putting themselves out of business. The reaction was quick and affirming—thousands of people took to social media to share and comment, and Michael Farmer’s book, <i>Madison Avenue Manslaughter</i> temporarily sold …

Advertising Industry

New 'Jeneration' PR: How To Promote Your Own Company Well

This week I collaborated with Jennifer Berson, founder of Jeneration PR in Los Angeles. Jeneration is a small and focused PR team that specializes in beauty, baby and lifestyle brands. In a sense, I suppose that makes her a competitor. Like me, however, Berson has a place in her heart for …

Public Relations

3 Ways to Scale Your Business When You Don't Have a Ton of Resources

Turning an idea into a startup and a startup into a thriving business aren’t linear processes. There are twists and turns, challenges and risks. But …

What Are Some Interdisciplinary/Multipod-Friendly Fields?

Hey multipotentialite friends,I hope you had a delightful holiday season, filled with cheer, and not too much stress!I could use your help today. As …

McGill University

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DIY: Herbal Soap Making From Scratch

Handcrafting soap from scratch is a mesmerizing and enchanting process. Watching the transformation of oil and water makes you feel like a scientist, …

Panties-by-mail entrepreneur tries on a new strategy

Natalie Grunberg’s knickers were in a knot.<p>The founder and chief executive officer of Panty by Post, a Canadian lingerie company that sells undergarments through the mail, earlier this year faced a dilemma.<p>Should she drop her subscription-series business model and try on something new, like …

5 Under-the-Radar Canadian Ski Resorts That Aren’t Whistler

Tips for Writing with Kids at Home - The Educators' Spin On It

As a parent and a classroom teacher I must admit that I’ve noticed there is less time spend on writing with kids in elementary school. Reading and …

「安璐現在從事?」

最近成立的一個LINE社群 <br>把我們20~30年前學生時代 <br>一群屆數不一的同社團好友們 <br>都串起來了 <br>前幾天,在其中,突然有位社團學妹問 <br>「安璐現在從事?」 <br>還真不是很容易三言兩語就可以回答 <br>繁忙行程中,不及回覆 <br>已有位道行高深的學長代為回答 <br>他說我從事 <br>「教育工作」 <br>不能否認 <br>但覺得有一點點不夠傳神 …

The Eagle

<b>伴侶生活共修”圓滿”</b>-與失落的一角重逢<p>2009年寫下生前告別書”…….<b>2012</b><b>年開始,我會繼續面對”生命”給的新功課……”</b><b>時,我真的不知道生命要給我什麼新的功課,有時我會想:</b><p><b>是出家嗎?我以前曾有一段時間確實想過出家,但是似乎沒機緣遇見師父。而內觀老師也提醒我依法不依人。</b><p><b>或者長期閉關?那也需要有場地以</b> …

Prepare Your Kids For Success: Teach Them How To Fail

The most important leadership role we ever have is how we parent our children. And I can’t think of a single parent who doesn’t want their child to grow up to be happy, healthy and whole. But like every leadership challenge, it requires walking a fine line.<p>The line between protecting our kids from …

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I've Been Using Evernote All Wrong. Here's Why It's Actually Amazing

For years, I kept hearing how awesome Evernote was: how it could store everything you possibly needed, make it available everywhere, and how scores …

Global Warming Pushes Maple Trees, Syrup to the Brink

The polar bear is a powerful symbol of the effects of climate change in the Arctic. Here in New England, our symbol may soon be the sugar maple tree. Tapped for syrup for centuries and famous for its fall foliage, the sugar maple is stressed to the point of decline and many scientists studying this …

Shawn Ruth’s Amsterdam

Originally from the southern Netherlands, <b>Shawn Ruth van Heuckelum</b> moved to <b>Amsterdam</b> in 2009. Since then she’s lived in nearly every part of the Dutch capital—a city, she says, that has far more to offer than tulips and clogs.<p>A passionate writer, explorer, and foodie, Shawn Ruth shares her insider …

European Travel

How a 5-Ounce Bird Stores 10,000 Maps in Its Head

It weighs only four or five ounces, its brain practically nothing, and yet, oh my God, what this little bird can do. It’s astonishing.<p>Around now, as we begin December, the Clark’s nutcracker has, conservatively, 5,000 (and up to 20,000) treasure maps in its head. They’re accurate, detailed, and …

Star Wars GIF

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Raising Brave Kids

The measure of our success as a parent is not how much they win at sport or excel at school. It's how well we set them up to thrive in the bigger game of life. Doing that, requires encouraging them to pursue big ambitions, learning how to handle failure and building the "muscles for life." Here's …

Want to Raise Successful Kids? A Former Stanford Dean Says Please Stop Doing This

After a decade working with Stanford freshmen, Julie Lythcott-Haims has figured out what's wrong with America's kids, and how to fix it.<p>If there's one thing many parents want more than to lead happy, successful lives, it's to make sure their <i>kids</i> lead happy, successful lives.<p>Now a former dean of …

Parenting

Awesome STAR WARS-Themed Alamo Drafthouse Theater

7 Must Haves for Your Holiday Social Media Strategy

The latest forecast for this holiday sales season is $965 billion – a number big enough that no savvy business should dare to miss out. …

3 Ways to Promote Yourself without being Annoying

Entrepreneurs are their own best marketing experts. They know their businesses, products and services inside and out, and operate as brand …

How to Turn Your Great Idea Into a Great Business

Ideas are important, but execution is everything. Here's one example of just how true that is.<p>You have an idea. It's a good idea. In fact, you think it's a great idea.<p>But is it a business?<p>That's the question every would-be startup founder asks--and needs to answer.<p>Here's another in my series in …

Financial Services

How To Start a Blog And Win 40,000 Customers

Your choice.<p>You can start your business the way most people do it, and have typical odds of success. (Namely, slim.)<p>Or, you can start the same way successful entrepreneurs launch new ventures. Adopt proven, powerful methods.<p>Even better? Sometimes, you come across a high-powered entrepreneur who …

Who is Lucy the Australopithecus? Five facts you probably didn't know about oldest hominin ever discovered

The 41st anniversary of the discovery of 'Lucy' has been celebrated with a Google Doodle.<p>'Lucy' is a collection of fossilised bones that once made up …