Phuong Nguyen

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How To Run Meetings That Get Results: Lessons From The Pentagon

Don’t you love meetings?<p>Especially the ones that go on forever and result in nothing productive?<p>Unfortunately, this sad state of affairs is all too …

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Top 10 Online Resources for Self-improvement that we shouldn’t be Ignoring | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

As humans, we are always trying to better ourselves and strive for success. However, without a little support, this can sometimes be …

4 Things You Must Know When Dealing With Your Haters | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Or dealing with your critics, trolls, enemies etc.<p>Recently I wrote an article which went viral on a local website I freelance for. It’s about me and …

How to Live Life to the Fullest

“Man.<br>Because he sacrifices his health in order to make money.<br>Then he sacrifices money to recuperate his health.<br>And then he is so anxious about the …

The new ambition: the generation redefining their careers

Still trying to climb the corporate career ladder? How 20th century. For many young professionals, career 'success' now means something different<p>A few years ago I hit a point in my career that nobody talks about at networking events, in mentoring sessions or on The Apprentice: gazing up the career …

11 Inspiring Single Page Websites

Single page websites are an excellent way to deliver a clean and simple experience. Showcasing everything you need in a single page may be a …

The Secret to Creativity | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

<i>Editor’s Note: This post (by the original Editor in Chief, Jon Wesley) is being republished in the wake of the death of Philip Seymour Hoffman – my</i> …

30 Fantastic Websites To Lose Yourself In - The Fox Is Black

If you follow me on Twitter you might know that I moved to London last September. You might also know that since then I’ve had nothing but trouble …

WHERE THE FUCK SHOULD I GO FOR DRINKS?

WAIT THE FUCK UP<p>Finding places for you motherfuckers is thirsty work. If you feel fucking generous then why not buy us:<p>pay by card<p>your fucking Card …

Review: Tycho, 'Awake'

The instrumental music San Francisco's Scott Hansen makes as Tycho splits the difference between post-rock's melodic architecture and pop ambient's immersive, uplifting environments. Hansen's aims felt a little harder to grasp on the sprawling <i>Dive,</i> the 2011 predecessor of his fourth album as Tycho,</i> …

Shifting the Social Field: Contemplation, Compassion, Collective Action

In a previous post, I blogged about my impressions of the World Economic Forum in Davos: about the increasing interest in mindfulness in mainstream circles, which co-exists with what might be called the "collective sleepwalking" of our elites--and ourselves. Here I share a recent experience that …

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Luxury Living in Belize: Wild Orchid Marina Residential Complex [Video]

Wild Orchid Marina is a tranquil residential complex developed for “snowbirds” looking for their own slice of heaven in Belize. The place combines a …

Add Color to Your Kitchen with Balloon-Dipped Mason Jars

Bored of your current glassware selection? Or maybe just want to add a temporary pop of color? Balloons to the rescue! With a couple strategic snips of any standard balloon, you can turn a jar into a classy color-dipped piece of glassware. Now all you need is the right cocktail to serve!<p><b>Materials:</b> …

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Avocado-Walnut Brownies (No Butter, No Oil)

Click HERE to order our new cookbook, <i>The Chubby Vegetarian: 100 Inspired Vegetable Recipes for the Modern Table</i> (Susan Schadt Press, November 2016). …

Must-See Video: Surfing, as Seen from Overhead, Looks More Amazing Than Usual

We've seen plenty of GoPro footage of surfers from POV and "selfie" angles, as well as cool GoPro quadrotor footage before. But it's not 'til now …