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Want to be the most interesting person around? Start with these 7 steps

How do you become the most interesting person in the world?<p>To be sure, I'm not referring to the silver fox from the Dos Equis beer commercials, who once ran a marathon just because it was on his way, whose organ donor card lists his beard and who speaks fluent French – in Russian.<p>The bar doesn't …

GadgetellSolutions Media

11Jun/18<p>If you’re a retailer reading this article, there’s a 50 percent chance that within the next 24 months you expect to gain the ability to send …

2015 Nissan 370Z NISMO

Nissan's high-performance brand NISMO has long been associated with speed — and the 2015 Nissan 370Z NISMO is no exception. This souped-up coupe …

Career in a rut? Ask these seven questions to spring it forward

I love the pull forward that spring represents. It prompts us to spring clean and rid ourselves of what no longer serves us.<p>It's also a great time to plant seeds, not just in gardens, but also in our work and lives. Spring is the ideal time to start seeding new projects, adventures and …

Benjamin Franklin - What Good Shall I Do? | The Art of Manliness

It’s the 1970s. A 30-something man makes his way across the Golden Gate Bridge. He’s passed by pedestrians and cyclists, and steps around tourists …

Scientists find switch for people to control their dreams

Have you ever had a dream where you realized you were dreaming? The technical term is a lucid dream. And people who are lucky enough to have them can often control the dreams, as well. This week, researchers showed for the first time that they could use electrical stimulation to switch lucid …

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

Seven secrets of self-made multimillionaires

First, understand that you no longer want to be just a millionaire. You want to become a multimillionaire.<p>While you may think a million dollars will give you financial security, it will not. Given the volatility in economies, governments and financial markets around the world, it's no longer safe …

Do look down! The world's best skywalks – in pictures

As Canada's Glacier Skywalk opens, offering amazing views over Jasper national park, we take a look at the best skywalks around the world<p><b>Share your skywalk experiences in the comments below</b>

How to avoid boring your teen to death on the family vacation

Family vacations when I was a teen involved me sullenly avoiding eye contact and sneaking off unannounced whenever possible. Little has changed – apart from most kids' limpet-like attachment to their gadgets – but many parents now have better strategies for ensuring trips don't dissolve into …

Best Board Games 2013 - Nominees are in!

Let’s hear it for the 2013 Best Board Game nominations!<p>What are the best board games and card games from 2013?<p>We don’t quite have that answer for you …

How to Make Friends in a New City | The Art of Manliness

Every year, roughly 15% of the population of America relocates. If we expand that to a five-year period, that number balloons to 40%. Most moves are …

Should you get pre-approved for a mortgage? Ten things to know

Putting your full faith in a mortgage pre-approval is like betting on a heavy favorite in a horse race. You'll probably win but there's room for major disappointment.<p>Sure, pre-approvals have benefits.<p>The best ones accurately measure your qualifications and how much house you can afford.<br>• Their 90- to …

If you are a victim of financial fraud, like I was, here’s what to do

March was Fraud Prevention Month. How fitting then, that I was a victim of fraud.<p>While I don't know if this was in any way related to the Heartbleed bug, which apparently left over 60 per cent of all websites on the internet vulnerable to electronic eavesdropping of sensitive information, it's a …

Buying or selling your home this spring? Be sure to follow these expert tips

Buying or selling your home? Be sure to follow these expert tips<p>The Globe and Mail | <br>Show Description<p>Madeleine White chats with John Pasalis, a real estate broker and President of Realosphy.com, about the spring home buying season<p>More from this section<p>Editor's Picks<p>Add to Watchlist<p>We've run into a …

Ten words to cut from your writing

As Mark Twain famously wrote, "I didn't have time to write a short letter, so I wrote a long one instead." His point? Strong writing is lean writing.<p>When you want to make your writing more powerful, cut out words you don't need – such as the 10 included in this post:<p><b>1. Just:</b> The word "just" is a …

On this day in 1980, Terry Fox took his first steps on the Marathon of Hope.

Alice in Chains: To Hell and Back

Turning the steering wheel hard to the right and stomping his foot on the gas, Alice in Chains‘ lead singer, Layne Staley, accelerates full speed …

5 Incredibly Effective Ways to Work Smarter, Not Harder

Small changes. Big results.<p>Regular readers know I definitely believe in the power of hard work. As Jimmy Spithill, skipper of Team Oracle USA, says, "Rarely have I seen a situation where doing less than the other guy is a good strategy."<p>But we can all work smarter, too. And clearly we all want to, …

Time Management

How To Make Friends in a New City

A few years ago Jennifer wrote about leaving her friends behind because of a big cross-country move. I made a similar big move nearly four years ago, …

San Diego

21 Things To Look For In The Person You Marry

By Sophie Martin,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/KmH0Ie<p>1. The kind of inside jokes that make you crack up just by looking at each other, and that …

53 Mind-Blowing, Psychology-Proven Facts You Should Know About Yourself

They include fascinating facts like:<p>Aoccdrnig to reserach at Cmabrigde Uinervtisy, the oredr of lteetrs in a wrod is nto vrey iprmoetnt.<p>Here are the last 53. Click here to read the first 47.<p><i>Dr. Susan Weinschenk is the author of Neuro Web Design: What makes them click? and</i> <i>100 Things Every Designer</i> …

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Brazilian senator caught in secret tape planning Rousseff’s impeachment

A Brazilian senator who had a key role in the drive to oust president Dilma Rousseff has been caught in a secret recording in which he appears to say impeaching her is the best way to shut down a high-profile corruption probe. The conversation, recorded in March as a first impeachment vote loomed, …

IGN's Year of Adventure: All Our Point and Click Adventures

We relive the genre's glory days.<p>King's Quest. Space Quest. Maniac Mansion. Zak McKrakken. Leisure Suit Larry. Broken Sword. Monkey Island. Grim …

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