Miriam Chickering

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A day of in a life of product manager

<i>Mike Fishbein does content marketing at Alpha UX. You can connect with him @mfishbein or via his personal site, mfishbein.com.</i><p>An article ion The Next Web captured the essence of product management so well that it left one commenter exclaiming, “Finally I can point people to an article when they ask …

Get More Energy In 3 Minutes: The Brain-Based Way

Do you want more energy? We all have 24 hours in a day and people, places, projects that need our attention.<p>While we may not be able to eliminate our entire list of responsibilities, we can monitor our energy. Like hours in a day, our energy seems finite – but it doesn’t have to be that way. We are …

25 Business Books that You Won't See on Most Bookshelves

<i>Gregory Ciotti is the marketing director at Help Scout.This post originally appeared on the Help Scout blog.</i><p>Read to lead, right?<p>There are few better “hacks” in life than reading—distilled knowledge that often took years to assemble can be consumed in just a few hours.<p>The problem is that many …

50 Websites to Waste Your Time On

Bored with your usual digital stomping grounds?<p>Don't fret! There are plenty of sites other than Facebook or Tumblr for you to waste countless hours. …

13-Year-Old Kazakh Girl Trained To Become Eagle Hunter

“<i>I wanted to document the ‘Future Generation’ – boys who take their first steps in learning the hunting skills, boys who hold the tradition’s future</i> …

China-funded Burundi palace project to begin in 2014

(Xinhua) 10:28, September 28, 2013<p>The construction of the Burundian presidential palace will begin in 2014 thanks to Chinese funding, Chinese …

Tanzania, Rwanda and Burundi in electric deal

Staff writer ▼ Tuesday September 24, 2013 8:09AM ET<p>Tanzania, Rwanda and Burundi have signed a memorandum of understanding which would help …

UK criticised for lack of clarity on decision to cancel aid to Burundi

A parliamentary committee has criticised the Department for International Development (DfID) for failing to provide a full explanation for its decision to end bilateral aid to Burundi.<p>Malcolm Bruce, chairman of the international development committee, has written to Andrew Mitchell, the UK …

Banana-Based Moonshine Microbrew Is A Killer In Burundi

<b>NGOZI</b> – In the north of Burundi, new brands of “beer” have sprouted recently. They are produced locally in a multitude of small breweries or imported …