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Four apps that will help you learn to play music

Pick up an instrument, learn your favorite songs, and practice a bit of music theory.<p>I'm a musician, and I learned the tricks of the trade the expensive and slow way: with private guitar lessons, summer music programs, and more theory books than I'd like to admit. Thankfully, in 2018 you can get …

Guitar

Your 2018 Strategy For Sales Emails Needs These 6 Elements

The Most Crucial Sales Lessons From 2017 to Use at Your Job in 2018<p>Since my company, SalesFolk, is in the business of sales emails, we spend a lot of time sharing tips for writing the best possible messages.<p>Those tips, of course, pile up over the course of a year, and while they’re all valid, it’s …

Relationships

Audiophile 101: Your First Audio System, Pt. 1

Most new audiophiles look to the Internet for advice about how to build their first system. Unfortunately, they are quickly overwhelmed by the, …

Audiophile

Create a Kinder Mind: How to Stop Your Mean, Hurtful Self-Talk

<b>“You have been criticizing yourself for years, and it hasn't worked. Try approving of yourself and see what happens!” ~Louise Hay</b><p>In my quest to learn …

Positive Thinking

Blueberry Coffee Cake

For the cake: Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Grease a 9-by-13-inch baking pan with butter.<p>Add the flour, baking powder, cinnamon and salt to a …

Dessert

This Is The Apple Crisp Recipe That Made Me Ditch My Mom's

Sorry, mom. I still love you.<p>For almost every single one of my 37 years on planet earth, I've had apple crisp on my birthday.<p>I'm an October baby, and …

How to activate your brain's ability to learn

A new study looks at the power of practicing well beyond mastery.<p>In music, you have scales. In Jiu Jitsu, it’s drilling. Most of us just call it practice. Whatever you label it, many believe that greatness, heck even mere competency, requires training a skill well past proficiency. It's continuing …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

All 28 DC Animated Original Movies, Ranked

Now that <i>Wonder Woman</i> has put DC back in the good graces of fans and critics alike, we can turn our attention to the rest of the DC movie universe …

Comic Books

7 websites that will pay you money to do practically nothing

Side jobs are a great way to make supplemental income, and many of them are more lucrative than you'd think.<p>Still, not everyone has enough spare time to pick up a part-time gig.<p>Luckily, there are websites that can help you earn some extra cash without much effort, according to a popular subreddit …

Reddit

Five Techniques for Maintaining a Positive Mindset

Disappointments are a part of life. Here are five tips for staying positive when things don't go your way.<p>My great-grandparents, Cleve and Zelma Carder, lost almost everything they owned during the Dust Bowl years. After losing their homestead and ranch, they packed what they could into a Conestoga …

Happiness

85 Things I Learned Being a CEO

This curated column is authored by Sachin Gupta, Co-Founder &The post 85 Things I Learned Being a CEO appeared first on iamwire.

Startups (India)

11 Things You Can’t Change, So Quit Wasting Your Time Trying

This column is by Larry Kim, Founder & CTO, WordStream “YouThe post 11 Things You Can’t Change, So Quit Wasting Your Time Trying appeared first on …

Startups (India)

31 Common Household Circuit Wirings You Can Use For Your Home

Household Circuit Wirings The circuit wirings in this article show the most common wiring variations for typical electrical devices. Most new. Read …

Arduino

These 21 foolproof sales tips will help you close deals faster and make tons of money

Sales is hard. Some people say it's more art than science.<p>Selling can get especially tricky in today's tech environment, where things change so fast.<p>To help you master the art of selling, Salesforce recently published an e-book called "100 Sales Tips for 2016."<p>We put together 21 of the best tips …

Marketing

Paying off $60,000 of debt is the best investment I've ever made

These talks, which can be with neighbors, friends, or colleagues, tend to cover everything from retirement funds to taxable accounts, with plenty of "one-upping" and bragging along the way.<p>But there's one financial topic that almost everyone refuses to cover - and that's debt. How much we owe on …

Personal Finance

50 Ways to Live Large on a Small Budget

You don't have to be rich to live the good life.<p>You don’t have to wait until you’re raking in the big bucks to live the rich life. Instagram-worthy …

Building a (sub-$1000) Hackintosh that meets the Oculus Rift hardware requirements – Part I

Back at the beginning of March, Oculus CEO Palmer Luckey made controversial statements about Apple’s hardware, specifically the inability of any Mac in Apple’s entire lineup of computers to handle the graphics needs of the upcoming Oculus Rift. At one point in time, Oculus had support for OS X in …

Computer Hardware

Aston Martin Lagonda: Driving First-Class

ATL to ORD in The Lagonda.<p>By mid-afternoon we're in the low mountains of Kentucky, moving at a velocity that would make Frank Matthews proud. The front Escort begins beeping, casually at first, then insistently. I <i>peep</i> off the cruise control and get on the brakes as the warning goes solid. The rear …

Aston Martin

Geddy Lee Explains his Right-Hand Picking Technique

As bassist and frontman for legendary progressive-rock pioneers Rush, Geddy Lee created some of music’s most iconic basslines. But what makes the …

How To Become A 401(k) Millionaire In Four Easy Steps

If it weren’t for the tripwires of human behavior, becoming a millionaire would be a pretty easy path to follow.<p>It’s mostly math and good habits.<p>So when I came across this piece on nowitcounts.com, a Web site for investors over 50, I saw a clear message: If you save consistently, the miracle of …

Retirement

Shrimp Teriyaki on the Grill

I’m usually a “no shells” guy when it comes to grilled shrimp. I’d prefer to just eat them right off of the stick, all Caveman style and what-not. …

Seafood

Cool Video Lesson! Play Led Zeppelin's "The Rain Song"

0<p>SHARES<p>Bobby Crispy does a great job of showing you, slowly and clearly, how to get in the proper tuning and how to play the Zeppelin classic. His …

Employees Who Stay In Companies Longer Than Two Years Get Paid 50% Less

The worst kept secret is that employees are making less on average every year. There are millions of reasons for this, but we’re going to focus on one that we can control. Staying employed at the same company for over two years on average is going to make you earn less over your lifetime by about …

Engineering information and data analytics

Knovel provides faster access to answers, better data discovery and a more tailored experience to help solve engineering problems.<p>To get ahead of …

Engineering