Michelle Gilbank

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10 unmistakable habits of utterly authentic people

Oscar Wilde said, “Be yourself. Everyone else is already taken.” Wilde made it sound so simple, but living with authenticity is a real challenge.<p>To …

This is how to find joy: 4 simple secrets to the good life

“Older and wiser.” You’re on board with that, right? Sure. But what if I said “older and more joyful?”<p>That probably doesn’t click in the same way. …

7 super smart ways to be more productive & get sh*t done

Picture this: you leave work at 5.30pm, to-do list completely crossed off, and not a care in the goddamn world. Sound familiar? Nope, us neither. …

Time Management

19 Signs That Might Mean You Have Both Anxiety & Depression

It didn’t take me long to realize I had anxiety. I knew enough about it to identify its symptoms: the racing thoughts, pressure in my chest, pain in …

How to spot a psychopath

We think of psychopaths as killers, alien, outside society. But, says the scientist who has spent his life studying them, you could have one for a colleague, a friend – or a spouse<p>There are a few things we take for granted in social interactions with people. We presume that we see the world in …

Former Figi’s employee charged with multiple counts of misappropriation

August 21, 2017<p><b>By Hub City Times staff</b><p>WISCONSIN RAPIDS — A former Figi’s Inc. employee has been charged with 10 felony counts of misappropriating …

8/21/17 Real work from home jobs & ways to make extra cash

47 Shares<p>Work <b>from Home Jobs & Extra Cash – Aug. 21, 2017</b><p><b>Work from Home Telephonic Injury Triage RN – Medcor</b>: “This is a home based position…. Valid …

Achieving a high credit score is easier than you may realize

Americans would probably be lost without their credit cards. According to ValuePenguin,* the average balance-carrying household had more than $16,000 …

Personal Finance

12 Incredibly Useful Blogs for Learning Cool Stuff

It is no secret that I’m a huge proponent of learning. I make time every day to learn something new and am always on the lookout for useful takeaways …

How to Cope with WordPress Coding Overwhelm

Web development is not easy work. New themes. New plugins. New responsive design techniques. New platforms. New JavaScript frameworks and libraries. …

WordPress

The Biggest Mistake We Can Make When Choosing a Life Partner

<i>What common mistakes do people make when choosing a life partner? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Craig Weiler, married almost thirty years, on Quora:</b><p>When choosing a life partner, most …

How living with an open heart creates hope

When I read James Doty’s New York Times bestseller, <i>Into the Magic Shop: A Neurosurgeon’s Quest to Discover the Mysteries of the Brain</i>, I was thoroughly enchanted. His story inspired me to believe that my future could be brighter than I can currently imagine.<p>Doty is a medical doctor and a clinical …

Spirituality

5 Powerful Habits That Make Your Mind Sharper and Stronger

Give yourself permission to grow.<p><i>How do I grow stronger mentally and change my perspective for good? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Nela Canovic, Productivity hacker, writer, entrepreneur</b> …

How Empathy Helps You Deal with Mean People

Empathy is a solid strategy when it comes to handling toxic people, but it isn’t always easy to dig up when faced with one of them. Here’s how you …

Microsoft R - Compare Reviews, Features, Pricing in 2018

1170.5<p>Review<p>R is the world’s most powerful, and preferred, programming language for statistical computing, machine learning, and graphics, and is …

Gartner's Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends For 2017

<b>Gartner, Inc.</b><p>Increasingly, the world is becoming an intelligent, digitally enabled mesh of people, things and services. Technology will be embedded …

Machine Learning

typescript 2.0

Saturday, November 19, 2016<p>JavaScript is the future: client, server, database, node modules, addons<p>Typescript is syntactic sugar for …

Why You Should Prioritize Your API Strategy Before its Design

An API can be an integral part of a mobile application or service, and they aren’t something you should just throw together without thinking things …

Mortgage rules explained, from credit scores to income requirements

New programs and updated regulations are changing the mortgage game<p>Following the 2008 financial crisis, mortgage lending ground to a halt for all but the most perfect of borrowers, and largely stayed that way until recently. Two years ago, lenders began to ease mortgage standards, and today, it’s …

This Is How to Overcome Social Anxiety: Five Powerful Tips Backed by Research

Your mind races. Your palms sweat. The words don’t come out of your mouth right, if they come at all. We’ve all been there at one time or another. …

Self-help

Hillary Clinton Was Poised To Be The Best Mental Health President In History

Another loss to mourn.<p>In the days following the election, people in marginalized groups attacked by Donald Trump — from women to Muslims to the LGBTQ community — are worried about what his presidency will mean for their safety and well-being.<p>Another community that may be deeply and negatively …

Mental Health

A tightwad's guide to low-cost home organisation

Being frugal is something a lot of us can relate to when we have no other options. Low-cost home organisation might come naturally to some, but to …

A cozy family home built on a small budget

Building a home from the ground up is a difficult task and not something that every homeowner has to go through, especially not in the United States. …

Dining Rooms

What does a Trump presidency mean for tech?

The eight-year bromance between Barack Obama -- who appointed the first chief technology officer for the US -- and Silicon Valley is over. Now what?<p>That's the question the tech industry has been asking since a real estate mogul turned reality TV star, with a spotty reputation on technology, was …

Trump Win Shows Limits Of Big Data, Power Of Emotional Intelligence

The big buzzword in business these days is Big Data, which is going to change everything, of course.<p>I’m not here to say it won’t. Eventually. But American voters just tossed an ice cold bucket of reality on those who argue that Big Data is here and now, and ready to run everything.<p>Hillary Clinton, …

Why Every Startup CEO Should Not Have an Office

<i>The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …