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The Top Jobs For 2014

Struggling to find a job? If you’re a financial analyst, physical therapist or petroleum engineer, there’s a good chance your luck will change in 2014.<p>These three professions are among the best jobs that require at least a bachelor’s degree for 2014, according to a new study by CareerBuilder and …

Chowing Down On Meat, Dairy Alters Gut Bacteria A Lot, And Quickly

Looks like Harvard University scientists have given us another reason to walk past the cheese platter at holiday parties and reach for the carrot sticks instead: Your gut bacteria will thank you.<p>Switching to a diet packed with meat and cheese — and very few carbohydrates — alters the trillions of …

Nike Air Flightposite Exposed "Elephant" - Volt/Photo Blue-Black

Author:<p>Freshness<p>Publish date:<p>Before the arrival of the purported Nike Air Flightposite Exposed "Year of the Horse" edition, aka "YOTH", Nike …

The 9 Most Influential Hip Hop Artists In Tech

Twitter co-founder Biz Stone, MC Hammer, Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer, and SV Angel partner Ron Conway famously remixed MC Hammer's "Too Legit To Quit" song in support of the tech-friendly, then San Francisco interim Mayor Ed Lee back in 2011.<p>Then there's Rap Genius, a site that annotates rap lyrics, …

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The Science Of Great Ideas–How to Train Your Creative Brain

Creativity is a mystery right? Maybe not. Here’s a look at the science of the creative process and how to harness your brain’s power to come up with more great ideas.<p>Ah, ideas. Who doesn’t want more great ideas? I know I do.<p>I usually think about ideas as being magical and hard to produce. I expect …

10 Colognes to Get You Through Winter

<b>When it comes to colognes</b>, there's a strong majority that believe a fragrance should be muted. Subtle. We humbly disagree. We say go big or go home. And while light, sporty scents have their place, in the spring and summer mostly — you <i>do</i> know that your signature smell should change with the season, …

7 Movember Essentials - Ape to Gentleman

The 1st of Movember – and gentleman around the world, shave their facial hair in honour of this great charity. Essentially the aim is to raise funds …

Nike N7 Free Forward Moc 2 Anthracite/Anthracite-University Red

Back with another extension of its N7 collection, the Native American-inspired Nike N7 Free Forward<p>Back with another extension of its N7 collection, …

Nike Roshe Run SneakerBoot Black/Black-Silver

Nike’s winterized Roshe Run Sneakerboot receives a black and silver makeover for the fall season.<p>Nike’s winterized Roshe Run Sneakerboot receives a …

6 Things That Could Be Hurting Your Personal Brand

Brand Me. You 2.0. You, Inc.<p>Whatever you want to call the business of being yourself, chances are you’ve already taken steps to enhance your individual brand. There’s no shortage of “how to brand yourself” advice on the web, and most of it boils down to this: Put yourself out there—online and in …

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Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Best of GQ<p>Welcome to a paradise for the personal-jet set among the ruins of Hurricane Maria.<p>By Jesse Barron2 days agoView More<p>Wine<p>It's all the rage! …

How the Right School Can Help You Thrive in a Lousy Job Market (Infographic)

Any recent grad can tell you that finding a job is an uphill battle right now. However, graduating from the right school can help you get on the right track for a successful career.<p>Twenty-seven percent of unemployed adults have been looking for work for more than six months. Even among the …

Finding Significance in a World of Distraction

<i>“Focus is often a matter of deciding what things you’re not going to do.”</i> – John Carmack<p><b>Distractions.</b> Our world has become a constant feed of …

3 Easy Ways To Whip Your Brain Into Shape

Our brain changes every day. We can feel when it is firing on all cylinders and our thoughts connect fluidly. Alternatively, we all have days when we feel like we are in a fog and words are harder to find. On those days, we wonder, “Am I losing my mental edge?”<p>For most healthy adults, the issue …

Monotasking Is The New Multitasking

How can you get anything done when your “tasks” turn into competing preoccupations? In this age of distraction, it’s all about monotasking. Here are six tips for doing it right.<p>We all know multitasking is inefficient. A classic 2007 study of Microsoft workers found that when they responded to email …

How to Use Mind Maps to Unleash Your Brain's Creativity and Potential

Mind mapping is one of the best ways to capture your thoughts and bring them to life in visual form. Beyond just note-taking, though, mind maps can …

Surespot for Android Offers Free, End-to-End Encrypted Chats On the Go

Android: Plenty of services promise that your messages will disappear when viewed, or that your conversations are private, but Surespot actually …

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4 Books Every Entrepreneur Must Read

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The greatest lessons you'll ever learn will most likely be from your own experience. But entrepreneurs can also learn a lot from the advice and experiences of others, as long as we allow ourselves to be teachable.<p>Perhaps you were in grade …

7 Ways To Keep Your Employees Happy (And Working Really Hard)

It doesn’t matter what you build, invent or sell; your organization can’t move forward without people. CEOs, company founders and managers the world over know that keeping the teams beneath them moving forward together in harmony means the difference between winning and dying.<p>Prof. Leonard J. …

A Language Everyone Can Master: Body Language

As a graduate of language, I can identify with the rewards of learning a second or even a third language. I’m lucky enough to have lived and worked in several different countries by the age of 23, utilising and nurturing my skills whilst developing passions for European cuisine and culture.<p>The …

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7 Important Reasons to Unplug and Find Space

<i>“Almost everything will work again if you unplug it for a few minutes, including you.”</i> —Anne Lamott<p>Technology has some wonderful benefits. I use it …

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Air Jordan 5 Retro Doernbecher Freestyle "Isaac Arzate"

Having re-released five Doernbecher Freestyle classics over the past few months, Nike’s latest<p>Having re-released five Doernbecher Freestyle classics …

Nike Free Hyperfeel Black/White

In a further attempt to redefine the relationship between running and footwear, the Nike Free<p>In a further attempt to redefine the relationship …

Here's What To Do After The Job Interview Is Over

You’ve made it through your job interview. Congratulations! Now what? After you’ve taken advantage of the advice in my previous blog and written down your observations about the company and hiring manager so you can evaluate <i>them</i>, your next steps should be trying to remember key parts of the …

40 Things To Say Before You Die

Before you’re sprawled on your deathbed, there are some things you really have to say. They’re not complicated. They’re not poetry.<p>They’re just short sentences with big meaning.<p>I hope they get you talking.<p><b>40</b> <b><br>“I wonder.”</b><p>Give yourself time to think so the time you spend doing things will be better …