Malcolm MacDonald

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Quit Your Job And Move Abroad: The Cheapest Places To Live In 2018

It’s the ultimate fantasy: Escape the 9-5 by moving to a place where it’s so cheap you barely need to work — and could even retire early. The Panama-based Live and Invest Overseas advises people on how to do just that, and the company has just announced its list of the 10 best places in the world …

Dominican Republic

Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and blind can see. ~Mark Twain

Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and blind can see. ~Mark Twain<br>.<br>.<br>.<br>.<br>.<br>#dailyquotes #quotestoliveby #gentlemanblogger #rules #moderngentleman #gentcode #wisdom #manners #behavior #virtues #values #gentlemanstyle #success #mindset #rulesofagentleman #character #integrity #chivalry #respect #guidance #influencer

How To Hire And Develop Critical Thinkers

Are there too many “alternate facts” and “decisions-by-Twitter” in your company? Do you need more people who can pick apart a specious argument? Weigh the pros and cons of a vendor’s pitch? Analyze constructively assumptions behind next year’s strategic plan?<p>Maybe your enterprise is suffering from …

Critical Thinking

With No Power Comes No Responsibility: How A Broken Corporate Culture Disempowers Employees

In boardrooms and the business press, it’s popular to pay lip service to the idea of employee empowerment. I’m going to look at the underbelly of this, the phenomenon of <i>dis</i>-empowering employees: disenfranchising them, taking away their natural sense of power and responsibility, their curiosity, and …

Corporate Culture

Google Chrome: six tips to make it suck less battery power

Google’s Chrome browser is used by over 62% of the world’s PC users, but it’s a notorious battery hog that if left to run rampant can reduce your laptop or tablet to just a couple of hours of life. But it doesn’t have to be like that, as Google is making efforts to improve it. In the meantime, here …

Google

The best sites for streaming anime for free

<b>BY ANNA PAPACHRISTOS</b><p>It used to be a real challenge for anime fans to get a hold of the shows they wanted in the U.S. Thankfully, the internet has …

This revolutionary 7-in-1 table is the only one you'll ever need in your living room

1/7<p>This revolutionary 7-in-1 table is the only one you'll ever need in your living room 1<p>With many health experts calling sitting the new smoking, …

Taking The Pattern Library To The Next Level

No thorough conversation about the front end today can end without mention of <b>pattern libraries</b>. Sometimes a pattern library appears in the form of a …

Rewarding Your Child's Sharing Leads to... Less Sharing

Reading Time: 3 minutes<p>In parenting Valhalla, no child would leave Legos where they can spike a father’s foot while he gropes for early-morning …

All the Special Key Combinations that Change Your Mac's Startup

The startup sound is a Mac’s way of letting you know everything is okay, but sometimes, things go bad and you need to boot into a different mode then …

5 powerful email apps to use instead of Mailbox, now that it's gone

The day has finally arrived: Mailbox, the once red-hot email startup, is no more. After nearly three years of helping us in our (often futile) quest …

This octocopter wants to fly you at 60 mph

Think of it as an oversize drone you sit in. The EHang 184 is meant to carry commuters or adventurers into the skies, if regulators ever approve it.<p>Think Amazon delivery drones are a radical idea? A Chinese startup called Ehang has used the same technology to build an aircraft to carry a passenger …

Drones

This Company Is Selling Jeans That You Don't Have to Wash for Months

They even have a no-stink guarantee.<p>Call it the denimhead's dilemma: You live in your favorite pair of jeans, but eventually, they start smelling like it. Well, one company says they've solved the problem by inventing jeans that never stink or stain, no matter how often you wear them.<p>ODO Denim has …

Selling

Griffin's new USB-C adapter clones MagSafe for the new MacBook

Most of the consternation surrounding the new MacBook has to do with the fact that it has a single port: one USB Type-C connector. Adapters and hubs that work with it have been a little slower to come out than we'd hoped, but at CES this year we're seeing a few more. But even the ideal hub can't …

Samsung's new portable SSD puts 2TB in your pocket

Samsung ushered in last year by launching its first portable SSD, so it's only fitting the company should kick 2016 off by announcing a bigger, better successor. The new Portable SSD T3 is similar to the older T1 in more ways than one. It uses Samsung's reliable vertical NAND (V-NAND) memory, is …

Lenovo and Acer announce first USB-C monitors, making them ideal for 12-inch MacBook [Updated]

If you have a 12-inch MacBook and are looking for an external monitor for it, Lenovo and Acer have each announced the neatest solutions yet, with a choice of 24-, 25- and 27-inch USB-C monitors.<p>Lenovo’s ThinkVision X24 Pro is the most basic, with a 1920×1080 resolution starting at $399, with …

USB Type-C

10 Truly Awesome TVs for Every Budget

No matter what your budget is, there's been no better time to buy a TV. 4K is getting cheap, OLED prices are coming down to earth, and they're …

Adorable Lizard Uses Blossoming Rose as a Comfy Bed

Roses are naturally beautiful flowers, but it turns out that they're even more appealing when they hold an unexpected surprise. Imgur user Cmycherrytree's daughter Angel picked one of these thorny blossoms for her mother and later realized that it wasn't an ordinary rose. Inside the flower's …

Epson is about to kill the most annoying thing about printers

The end of printer-related frustration might be drawing near.<p>Epson, the purveyor of printers and ink, is getting ready to launch a game-changing …

Those Easter Island Statues Aren't Just Heads, They Have Bodies That are Buried Underground

Someone owes someone an apology<p>Of all the ridiculous arguments you'll overhear on the NYC subway, most are not worth your time to listen in on; it's …

General Mills is taking artificial flavors and colors out of its cereals

General Mills announced today that it will be removing artificial flavors and colors from the 40% of its cereals that still have them by 2017 in the US and Canada, including the brightly-colored kids’ cereal, Trix.<p>The move follows similar announcements from other major packaged food …

General Mills

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How to Get Employees Excited to Do Their Work

What keeps you up at night as a manager? Are you worried about hitting your numbers? How to boost the results of lower performers? What about how to keep top performers motivated?<p>We often believe that the most effective way to respond to these concerns is to directly tell our employees what to do. …

CarPlay will be in future Porsche vehicles

The luxury car maker was added to Apple's CarPlay information page in mid-March, according to AppleInsider.<p>CarPlay integrates iPhone services into …