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10 best whisky gifts for Christmas this year

<i>Want to learn more about whisky? Discover new brands, sample incredible whiskies and attend masterclasses at The Telegraph Whisky Experience,</i> <i>December 5th and 6th December, No.1 Whitehall, London, Tickets available at telegraphevents.co.uk</i><p>Hidden in dusty warehouses across Scotland are casks of …

Bullet Journaling May Change Your To-Do Lists Forever

Have you seen photos on Pinterest or Instagram of hyper-organized notebooks, with color-coded, bulleted lists? Did it overwhelm you? Take a deep …

Productivity

9 books Elon Musk thinks everyone should read

Ever since he was a child in South Africa, Elon Musk has been a big reader, of everything from science-fiction novels to historical biographies.<p>The CEO of Tesla and SpaceX has said that reading books taught him how to build rockets.<p>We combed through years of interviews with Musk to find out which …

Microwave Mug Cake Recipe

<i>This microwave mug cake turns out a perfect little plum upside down cake that bakes in an incredible three minutes and makes just enough to serve one</i> …

17 Boozy Popsicles to Enjoy This Summer

Alcohol-infused "poptails" are blowing up on Pinterest this summer.<p>For a spin on the classic summer dessert, try infusing your popsicles with alcohol for a delicious and boozy treat this season. They're super popular on Pinterest right now—in fact, searches for "boozy popsicles" have increased 68% …

Here's what it was like being on set of Sunday's epic 'Game of Thrones' battle

Helen Sloan has been the principal set photographer for "Game of Thrones" for close to a decade now — but nothing so far compares to her experience on set for "Battle of the Bastards."<p>600 crew members and 500 extras spent more than three weeks filming in a secluded valley of Northern Ireland, …

50 HTML5 Tools for Designers & Developers

Web development tools always make your web design project easier with the help of advanced features. HTML5 is the most popular language for …

Want To Be More Marketable? Add These 11 In-Demand Tech Skills To Your Resume

Tech skills pay more. According to a labor-market analysis by Burning Glass Technologies, 78% of well-paying “middle-skill” positions call for basic proficiency with technology.<p>But I get it: you have a full-time job, volunteering every other weekend, a puppy to train, plans with friends…you’re …

Project Management

12 Sinfully Sweet Latin-Inspired Mug Cake Recipes to Upgrade Dessert

Put the café con leche aside and consider the coffee cup for another purpose: ready-in-minutes mug cakes. Flavors like avocado brownie, mango coconut, tres leches, and chocolate quinoa banana can be achieved with just a few ingredients and mere minutes in the microwave, perfect for when the craving …

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Favorite 5: Modern Fountain Pens

It’s been six months since my Favorite 5 Modern Fountain Pens list was updated. I consider a modern pen to be one that was manufactured after I was …

10 Best Outlook Tips & Tricks to Stay Organized and Save Time

Explore the 10 best all time outlook tips to increase productivity and stay away from cluttered mailboxes.

100 Must-Read Books about Books

This installment of 100 Must-Read is sponsored by <b>The Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend by Katarina Bivald</b>.<p>Broken Wheel, Iowa has never seen anyone …

Find the best birthday cake in NYC

There are plenty of ways to celebrate a birthday in New York: summer concerts in the park, or a breezy night out at one of the city's rooftop bars …

Dessert

How to be agile in six steps

Agile innovation methods have revolutionised information technology. Over the past 25 to 30 years they have greatly increased success rates in …

Project Management

SQL injection: The oldest hack in the book

The latest reports suggest the highly publicised ‘Panama Papers’ data leak was the result of a hacking technique known as SQL injection. With 11.5 …

5 Habits of Exceptionally Emotionally Intelligent People

What's different about people who have emotional intelligence and those who don't?<p>There's been quite a bit of talk surrounding the topic of emotional intelligence, or EQ. What is emotional intelligence? What's different about people who have it from those who don't?<p>According to <i>Psychology Today</i>, EQ …

Emotional Intelligence

Traditional Goal-Setting Doesn't Work Anymore. Try This Instead

Your success in life is more about the conditions your create around yourself than your internal resolve.<p>Do your goals ever feel impossible?<p>Like, it doesn't matter how hard you work, you don't get much closer?<p>If you're like most people, when you're not getting the results you want, you increase …

Motivation

7 Leadership Tricks You Can Learn From Superheroes

The most heroic figures aren't people with the most compelling super powers. They're the ones who inspire with both thought and action.<p>Superheroes aren't just men and women who strut around in tight clothes and fight evil villains. When it comes down to it, they're (at least part) human with real …

Leadership

18 Quick Photoshop Tips for Beginners

Photoshop is a vast program, packed with all kinds of sophisticated tools and functions to keep the professional photography world turning. Whatever …

Tutorials

10 Project & Task Management Tools To Try

a<p>If you find it difficult to manage your team and projects or find difficulty in keeping them at top productivity levels, then a project management …

You Can't Be a Great Leader Without This

<i>The Leadership Insider network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in business contribute answers to timely</i> …

10 Shockingly Simple Habits of Successful Entrepreneurs

Ever wondered why some people seem to have it all - success, happiness, money, love - and other people seem to lean into the struggle every single day? It's not just luck. They have habits that are different from everyone else, and they put those habits into regular practice.<p>The best part is, these …

The Scrum Master vs. the Product Manager

A scrum master is a member of a software development team that is practicing scrum -- the best known and most widely used Agile software development framework. The scrum master's key role is to help keep the team accountable to their business commitments -- and remove any roadblocks that might …

How Great Leaders Manage Underperforming Teams

Congratulations! You’ve earned a reputation as a highly effective leader. Now, your organization has thanked you by giving you a challenging new assignment that no one else can seem to figure out.<p>You’ve been assigned to lead a team that has a track record for underperforming, and it’s your mission …

Leadership

Choosing Your Leadership Style? Start with The 5 Must-Have Traits

Whether you are the owner of a business or without a leadership title, you can choose the type of leader you want to be. There is a lot of research …

Bob Marley

17 book recommendations from 'Harry Potter' star Emma Watson

Actress Emma Watson and Hermione Granger, the "Harry Potter" character she played for a decade, have at least one thing in common: They <i>love</i> to read.<p>After starring in the billion-dollar franchise — which she did from 11 to 21 — Watson attended Brown University and graduated in 2014 with a bachelor's …

Everything Is Made Of Waves; Also, Particles

Everything in the universe has both particle and wave nature, at the same time.They’re really just different language describing the same mathematical object.

5 Secrets Every Photographer Should Learn

<i>Pedro Quintela is a history teacher, talented photographer, and one of the most motivational people on 500px. His latest piece of advice is for</i> …

Landscape Photography