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Insulin Nation – Can I Trust My Meter?

I’ve heard that not all blood glucose meters are accurate. Can I trust my monitor? And what factors may affect my finger-stick blood sugar results?

Why Tesla's battery for your home should terrify utilities

Elon Musk's electricity empire could mean a new type of power grid<p>Earlier this week, during a disappointing Tesla earnings call, Elon Musk mentioned in passing that he’d be producing a stationary battery for powering the home in the next few months. It sounded like a throwaway side project from …

Energy

Tesla charges ahead at the grid storage market

Image copyright Ron Antonelli/Bloomberg.For years Tesla, in partnership with solar partner SolarCity, has been experimenting with selling batteries …

Tesla

7 Mindfulness Tips For Your Job Search

By Paul Drury - Recruitment Blog Ghostwriter<p>Share on:<p><b>Work isn’t going so well, huh? Maybe you’ve not been working for a while now? It’s a pretty hard</b> …

Employment

How To Conquer Your To-Do List, According To Science

Photographed by Anna Alexia Basile.<p>Got some big organizational plans for this weekend? What's the likelihood you'll actually make it through all …

How to Beat Procrastination | Inc.com

The causes of procrastination are legion. Some blame perfectionism or fear of failure, others an inability to prioritize, another camp says simple disorganization causes it to miss deadlines, while still others cite a failure of will. There's probably a grain of truth to each of these potential …

Procrastination

10 Techniques to Help You Change Your Life | Inc.com

Making positive change is hard. Just how hard? So difficult that millions of Americans persist with terribly unhealthy behavior, facing ill health or serious financial difficulty as a result, rather than change their habits.<p>A challenge as difficult as changing your life for the better demands help …

Self-improvement

Interviewing Best Practices & Problem Solvers

Would it be surprising to know that in many cases the determination to hire someone happens within five minutes of meeting them? What happens when a …

Employment

Working From Home? 5 Tips For Being More Productive Remotely

There’s a lot to be said for working from home. The commute is a breeze, the kitchen is stocked and you can take meetings in your sweats. But is telecommuting more productive than working from an office?<p>For the last three years, Lauren Libert has been one of the estimated 67 percent of Americans …

25 Tech Accessories You Need for Your Dorm Room

The end of summer means freshly minted college students starting the next chapter of their lives and moving into those stunningly cramped dorm rooms. If this description applies to you and you’re facing the task of taking the blank-slate room and making it something worthy of your residence, we’re …

Gear & Gadgets

6 Tips For A Great Work/Life Balance | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

I will be the first to admit it; I haven’t always had a good work/life balance. For some time I worked as a Strategy Consultant for a global …

Time I

30 One-Minute Productivity Tips

Want to be more productive? Need a better way to deal with distractions?<p>It needn’t take long to make changes that count towards increased productivity at work. Take a minute or two to try these tips.<p>1. Don’t check email first thing.<p>2. Set goals.<p>3. Don’t keep a To Do list in your head. Write it …