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The Psychology of "Strava or It Didn't Happen" - Social Media Addiction

N<b>ot long ago</b>, I went on what may have been one of the most glorious rides of my life—a three-and-a-half-hour rural loop with a steep six-mile climb that is famous among locals. It was one of those days when everything—weather, training, rest, group chemistry, and caffeine—came together perfectly. I …

Social Media

What Data Scientists Really Do, According to 35 Data Scientists

Modern data science emerged in tech, from optimizing Google search rankings and LinkedIn recommendations to influencing the headlines Buzzfeed editors run. But it’s poised to transform all sectors, from retail, telecommunications, and agriculture to health, trucking, and the penal system. Yet the …

Machine Learning

The Realtors' Last Hurrah

If you’ve ever bought or sold a home, you know the complexity and frustration—and the high fees—involved in this critical transaction. You probably used a professional Realtor throughout the process, who guided you through scores of listings and home tours and helped you put together specific …

Real Estate

Your Viewing Guide To The Best Meteor Shower In Years: 2018's Perseids

When it comes to meteor showers, we have these dazzling pictures in our minds of seeing streaks of light appear all over the sky: rapidly, brightly, and profusely. Yet in real life, many of us have had experiences that pale in comparison, where we might spend an entire hour outside only to see five …

Astronomy

Boost Your Income With These 2 Big Dividend Stocks

The average U.S. market return is about 10%, while the average Canadian market return tends to be lower. If investors can get big dividend yields …

30 Cheap Kitchen Cabinet Add-Ons You Can DIY

These inexpensive, easy-to-build cabinet projects will help you take advantage of every nook and cranny of your kitchen storage space.<p>Vertical …

Incorrect Lift Theory

There are many theories of how lift is generated. Unfortunately, many of the theories found in encyclopedias, on web sites, and even in some …

The Patient Had Pain When He Walked, but There Was a More Telling Change

“After just a few blocks, every step I take is excruciating,” the 54-year-old man explained to Dr. Steve Brooks, his longtime primary-care doctor. He’d just gotten back to his hometown, Stateline, Nev., from the Oregon Independent Film Festival in Ashland. He’d been traipsing around this festival …

4 Things You Can Do To Position Yourself For A Promotion

If you want to position yourself for a promotion, you have to do more than just ask for it. If you’re serious about advancing your career, you have to work for it. Demonstrate your abilities to the right people, and you’ll be moving up the career ladder before you know it.<p><b>Put yourself on your</b> …

Making These Simple Changes Helped Me Get Into the Best Shape of My Life

It isn't the least bit shocking that I gained weight over the past few years. My "garbage human" food intake was deplorable: frequent after-work …

To Boost Your Productivity 1,000 Percent, Practice This One Habit Daily for One Year

Getting up an hour earlier and making good use of the time is the surest way to make every day far more productive.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If each day, for an entire year, you woke up an hour earlier than needed and invested that time in yourself, my experience …

Time Management

Kilauea Volcano Aerial Footage Gives Stunning View of Snaking River of Lava

Such beautiful destruction.<p>Lava from the Kilauea volcano on the Big Island of Hawaii continues to flow and cause destruction, but it’s still an …

HBR McKinsey Award winners: Good management matters more than we realize

June 4, 2018 – This spring, we announced the winner of the HBR McKinsey Award for the best <i>Harvard Business Review</i> article of 2017: “Why do we …

25 Brilliant Kickstarter Products With A Cult Following On Amazon

The advent of crowdfunding has made it possible for anyone with a genius idea to turn their dream invention into a reality. Of course, not <i>all</i> …

Dancing uncle's wedding performance to Govinda song makes even Bollywood stars go crazy. Read how Anushka Sharma reacted!

The popularity of the dancing uncle at a wedding function is no longer just limited to social media users. His video has now caught the attention of …

Why medicine leads the professions in suicide, and what we can do about it

<b>(hikrcn/Shutterstock)</b><p>Suicide is more prevalent among doctors than any other profession. Burnout could be a reason<p>Richard Gunderman • Peter Gunderman<p>May 29, 2018 2:30am (UTC)<p>This article was originally published on The Conversation.<p>Earlier this month, one of us visited a prominent U.S. medical …

How To Get Rich In Real Estate - Without Being A Landlord

Today I’m going to show you, hands-down, the easiest way to add rental real estate to your portfolio.<p>Don’t worry—you won’t have to leave your computer. Instead of hitting the streets to buy a four-plex or apartment building to rent out, we’re going to purchase a recession-proof real estate income …

Real Estate

Stanford analyzed 292 retirement strategies, says this one is best

When you're ready to retire, how can you be sure you'll have enough money to last? And what's the best way to withdraw your savings over the …

4 Safe 13.4% Dividends You Won't Hear About On CNBC

There’s one question I’ve been getting from <i>a lot</i> of folks lately. You may have wondered about it yourself.<p>It’s simply this: <i>“Is the stock market even safe anymore?”</i> Or another, less anxious, variation: <i>“How can I bank fast returns while slashing my risk?”</i><p>I have great news. As I wrote back on February …

Investing

3 Stocks That Pay You to Own Them

If you like dividends, here are three income stocks with big yields that pay you very well to own them.<p>Dividends are a cash return on your investment …

The IRS Would Love To Tax These 5%+ Dividends, But Can't

Right now there are huge deals happening in a place far too few people care to look: municipal bonds.<p>Now before your eyes glaze over at the sight of the words “municipal bonds,” consider this: this unloved area of the market hands most Americans a shot at <i>tax-free income</i><i>.</i> Plus, the 2 “muni” funds …

Yes, I'm a Working Mom, and I Still Have an Active Sex Life

Imagine this:<p>A rousing quickie on a random Tuesday night after a long day to help you unwind—after your husband has put the kids to bed.<p>A delicious, …

Rattlesnake bites are on the rise in California. Here’s what to do if you get bit

Watch your step.<p>Calls for help for people bit by dangerous, venomous snakes are on the rise, with the California Poison Control System recently …

Dad jokes, ranked

Let's face it, dads have horrible jokes. But sometimes, the jokes are so horrible they're amazing.<p>Every once in a while, a wholesome dad joke is just …

Warren Buffett and Bill Gates agree this is one of the best books out right now

If you're in search of summer reading suggestions, billionaires Warren Buffett and Bill Gates have you covered.<p>On Monday, the two men, along with …

Oklahoma High Schooler's Carbon Discovery Elicits Wonder From Experts

"It's a wonderful, wonderful thing."<p>Taking teenage rebellion to a new level, Oklahoma high school senior George Wang stunned teachers and fellow …

Rudy Giuliani and Elon Musk Walk Into a Bear Trap

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Alive at Work: The Neuroscience of Helping Your People Love What They Do

Description<p>Publication Date: <b>March 27, 2018</b><p>Poll after poll has confirmed that an astonishing number of workers are disengaged from their work. Why is this happening? And how can we fix the problem? In this bold, enlightening book, social psychologist and professor Daniel M. Cable takes leaders into …

Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos Just Dropped the Best Business Advice You'll Read Today

Two innovative thinkers. Two extremely detailed communiqués. Many invaluable lessons.<p>Jeff Bezos. Elon Musk.<p>These two tech visionaries share a lot in common. They're both known as extremely innovative thinkers. They're both trying to change the world, one by altering the way people buy products and …