Nicole Kung

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Six Ways The Most Productive People Send Emails

Here’s what the experts (and the data) say about sending emails fast and getting useful responses faster.<p>There’s nothing like an overcrowded inbox to make you long for the days of smoke signals and carrier pigeons.<p>But unless you’ve been living under a rock without a Wi-Fi signal, email plays a huge …

Zika virus: What are the chances I'll get it? (And other Q&As)

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Zika virus was discovered nearly 70 years ago, but chances are you probably hadn't heard of it until the past few months.<p>With fear and uncertainty spreading as quickly as the virus itself, CNN Health wanted to address some of your pressing questions on the topic.<p>To stay informed on the …

Public Health

How To Invest In Yourself.

BY <b>JON</b> <b>WESTENBERG</b><p><i>My framework for getting places, accomplishing things and living in a way that makes me happy.</i><p>This isn’t a bullshit, head in the …

15 documentaries on Netflix that will make you smarter about business

If you find yourself with some extra time on your hands but don't feel great about spending it binging the latest TV drama, we've got you covered.<p>Over on Netflix, there's a veritable treasure trove of business-related documentaries that are both educational and entertaining. You can learn about …

Trailers

Forget Funny Movies--Just Watch These 7 TED Talks

Sometimes we need more than information to get us inspired. We also need entertainment. These 7 TED talks are up there with the funniest movies of all time.<p>As business, entertainment, and comedy become ever more intertwined, many top business speakers are turning to humor as the ultimate tool for …

30 Websites That Will Make You Unbelievably Smarter

Discover a wealth of websites where you can expand your mind and grow your business.<p>Most of us spend some amount of time--sometimes a lot!--online. Instead of chasing after provocative headlines and weird old tricks, why not spend time on sites that will make you smarter in life, shrewder in …

Surrealist Street Photos by Chang Chao-Tang Reveal Glimpses of Taiwan in Decades Past

At the center of Taiwan's art scene is photographer Chang Chao-Tang, whose roots go back to 1959, when he first picked up a camera as a high school student. Known for his primarily black-and-white street photos that reflect a strange and absurd reality in unexpected, everyday moments, Chang …

Avocado Zucchini Salad with Lime | London Nutrition | Registered Dietitian | Sports Nutritionist

<i>A simple salad with a burst of zesty lime and few ingredients – the perfect start to a meal. This salad is low in calories but gives a boost of</i> …

BusyTeacher.org

1<p>Visual Learners<p><b>Visual learners prefer working with images or spacial relations as they learn.</b> ESL students who are visual learners might prefer a …

3 Exercises You Need To Do To Counteract Sitting All Day

Are you a desk jockey? Do you spend most of your day sitting or hunched over a computer or laptop? According to a report from CNN, sitting all day …

2015 films you need to see: Anything by Kristen Wiig, 'Results' and more

Oh, no, not again. It's nearing the time for year-end lists and hearing from various guilds and groups to create a vague consensus over the best of this year's movies. (And music and restaurants and people and TV and everything.)<p>More than many of those other media, with the movies this often means …

26 Best Productivity Apps In One Infographic

A lack of productivity leads to a lack of happiness.<p>When you can’t see yourself making progress or getting things done, you get anxious and become …

Hidden Hong Kong with Monocle's Latest Video Guide

Continuing its run of travel guides with German published Gestalten, “Monocle” launch a fresh film offering a taste of what to expect from this …

Hong Kong

You’re probably doing email introductions wrong

If you are introducing two people without using a double opt-in intro, you have a high likelihood of being a terrible person. Yup–I said it.<p><b>First, what’s a single opt-in intro?</b><p>Very simply, a single opt-in intro is where you are introduced to someone via email without them giving you a heads up …

Countertops

Unwrapped: The Subtle Joys of Food Packaging

Celebrating the art of what our meals comes in, from cookie boxes to condiment bottles<p>In design jargon, “appetite appeal” describes the level of sensory stimulation that food packaging should have in order to attract consumers. A product covered with only type is by default less mouth-watering than …

5 Tips to Organize Your Day for Maximum Productivity

Whether you're the type of person that jumps out of bed before your alarm clock or the kind that doesn't officially start your day until that second cup of coffee, we can all use a little push in the morning. Follow these tips to help you make the most out of your day and achieve maximum …

Todo List App Makes Even Procrastinators Productive!

Getting tasks done, meeting a deadline and being in charge are ways to move forward and be successful. For some, productivity may be second nature, …

Procrastination

50 Summer Salads You'll Actually Enjoy Eating

No more sad, wilted greens.<p>No more sad, wilted greens.

10 Lists To Keep If You Want To Be Successful

Djordje Todorovic<p>Blogger, Gamer Extraordinaire Read full profile<p>The human mind is truly incredible, and we should all strive towards creating a …

Motivation

Productivity in Mind: How Ryder Carroll Designed Bullet Journal

Track the past, organize the present, and prepare for the future.Sound like a familiar challenge?Ryder Carroll, a New York-based designer, set out to …

5 Tools and Tips for Showing Customers You Really Care

A slew of easy-to-use cloud platforms help you do it on the cheap.<p>If you want customers who are loyal brand ambassadors you need them to not only feel satisfied with your products or services, but trust your company as one that really has their best interests in mind. In essence, you want them to …

DIY Portable Hanging Wall Pocket

In this house, things tend to pile up quickly. Specifically, on my desk – I’ll spare you the “before” picture. Now that Spring is in swing, the …

Sewing

DIY: A Hanging Orchid, Father’s Day Edition

When it comes to Father’s Day gifts, something unusual and homemade–with a little science thrown in–always wins. Just explain to your dad all about …

The Credit-Card Survival Kit Your Small Business Needs (Infographic)

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Although small in size, a credit card can have a huge impact on a small business. Yet, with so many companies offering business card options, it can be difficult to figure out what to look for and which one is best.<p>Thankfully, an …

7 Google Flights Tricks That Are Better Than Any Travel Agent

Latitudestock - TTL via Getty Images<p>Chances are you're familiar with Google Flights. The flight search engine does everything you assume it would, like locate flights based on your ideal outbound time, inbound time and number of stops. After all, it's the same technology that powers both KAYAK and …

Google Flights

Best Trips 2015

TravelBest Of<p>National Geographic Traveler presents the New Year's must-see places. Whether it’s India’s literary hub or Switzerland’s mountain majesty, these 20 go-now destinations will send you packing.

Haida

The Complete Guide to Productivity

<i>This post originally appeared on The Growth List</i><p>Let’s face it.<p>We all want more time in our lives.<p>It could be an evening to spend more time with our family and friends, a 30-hour day to grow our business, or simply time to close our eyes and relax.<p>If you would like to make more effective use of your …

Time Management