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Most popular Coursera courses of 2015

Getty Images<p>Your education shouldn't stop when you leave the classroom.<p>Learning new skills is a great way to expand your mind and get ahead in your career — and it's easier than ever with a plethora of online classes just a click away.<p>A good place to start is with this year's most popular Coursera …

The best drones for beginners and experts alike

DJI Get comfortable with the idea of drones. No, not those ones. The gadgets formerly known as RC helicopters have undergone a massive renaissance in recent years, and now major company after major company has plans to implant them further into your everyday life.<p>Whether that's a good thing depends …

Feeling fearful about the world we live in? Here's what to do

We’ve all heard (and read) the recent news about Paris – the terrorists, shootings and bombings. It’s terrible. Really shocking. My heart really goes …

2 words to banish regret from your life

Want to know how to banish regret from your life?<p>Regret is an awful, debilitating feeling that produces nothing worthwhile. It keeps you stuck in the …

The lies of perfectionism

Are you a perfectionist? Or maybe you don’t consider yourself one – you just love to do things with excellence.<p>I think we have some perfectionism in …

Life Lessons from Liam Neeson {In TAKEN}

{<i>Disclaimer & cautionary note: If you are sensitive to scenes of violence and the subject matter of human trafficking, then take caution with this</i> …

How to create life goals that truly inspire you

Do you want to create life goals that really will inspire you? If you do, then they need to be goals and a vision that is truly yours – authentic to …

How to handle adversity

Have you ever been through adversity? My guess is, you have. I know that because <i>everyone</i> goes through it. And it can be really tough while you’re in …

How to lead a life that inspires others

Would you like to know how to lead a life that inspires others?<p>I’d like to share an article on inspiring others that I wrote recently as a guest blog …

Why more employees should be like Donna in 'Suits'

There’s a few workplace attributes more employees would do well to learn from Donna in ‘Suits’.<p>She’s not perfect. But she has a number of admirable …

5 Quick Camera Checks Before You Release The Shutter to Produce Amazing Shots Consistently

Experience has the ability to make us wiser with our actions and choices. As a photographer, I have made mistakes in the past because of which I …

27 Tips for Mastering Anything

12 min read<p>This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like …

Creativity

19 Websites That Will Make You Smarter

Here's a list of websites that will actually make you smarter:<p><b>Digital Photography School—</b> Read through this goldmine of articles to improve your photography skills; they're helpful even if you're a complete beginner. There's also an active forum where you can find a community of other photographers …

10 New Books You Need to Read This Year

From biographies to technical studies and step-by-step guides, here are 10 books that you should look for in the next few months.<p>Of course, we think you can learn a lot online. But, if you’re looking to take a deeper dive, there is often no substitute for the kind of thoughtful analysis you can get …

Body Language

Jamie is 13 and hasn't even kissed a girl. But he's now on the Sex Offender Register after online porn warped his mind...

By<p>Jamie was ten years old when he saw his first pornographic sex scene. During a sleepover, a classmate offered to show him ‘some funny pictures’ on …

Too Stinkin' Cute

I adore this<p>REAL Party from the<p>Fabulous Anj over at<p><b>Snowy Bliss</b><p>(yes that's the same "Amazing Anj" who inspired my daughter's<p>7th Birthday ~ "Night Owl …

Five Inevitable, Slightly Harrowing Truths of Parenting

Posted on Feb 4, 2014 in Uncategorized | 5 comments<p>I have four children. I have been a parent for over eleven years. That’s why I know that, like …

Behind the Scenes with Queenie Liao and Her Adorable Nap Time Photo Series

Chances are good you’ve already seen Queenie Liao’s touching nap time photo series <i>Wengenn in Wonderland</i>. Late last year, the series went viral as …

'Why Won't She Talk to Us?' How to Have Better Conversations With Your Children

"How was school today?" "Good."<p>"What did you do?" "Stuff."<p>Why don't children want to talk with us about their bad feelings? Why are they so often defensive and uncommunicative, unwilling even to report mundane events of the day?<p>Why do they tell us, when we clearly know otherwise, that "everything …

The Best Entrepreneurs Don't Come Up With Great Ideas, They Solve Market Needs

We have had a lot of fun in previous posts coming up with ideas for new companies.<p>And there is absolutely no doubt in my mind that some of them—like a Shazam-like app that identifies cars, and an automated airline seat grabber—could be successful.<p>“But why are you are giving away these ideas,” lots …

Top 32 Quotes Every Entrepreneur Should Live By

The nature of being an entrepreneur means that you fully embrace ambiguity and are comfortable with being challenged regularly. Especially when having to go out for startup fundraising. Choosing this career path is completely irrational because the odds of succeeding are dismal, but most succeed …

Great Presentations: Tips From Great Presenters

I worked at Franklin Quest for four years right before they merged with Stephen R. Covey’s organization and became FranklinCovey. For a while we were not only the biggest Time Management Company, but the largest training company in the world. We would put on 300 or more seminars a month.<p>Hyrum …

33 Amazing Plates Of Food

How can you just sit there chewing, content with your sad, conformist sandwich? You could be turning your food into ART.

10 Presentation Techniques You Can (And Should) Copy From Apple's WWDC Keynote

I look forward to Apple keynote presentations and product launches because, as a communication specialist, it’s hard for me to find a better role model for creating, designing, and delivering a presentation. The keynote at Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) 2013 offers yet another …

Facebook’s Plot To Conquer Mobile: Shatter Itself Into Pieces

Swiss Army knives don’t cut it on mobile. Packing in too many features creates apps that seem bloated and slow. Perhaps more than any company, Facebook has struggled to adapt its busy website to the small screen. But through a talk with Facebook’s CEO Mark Zuckerberg and its Messenger team in …

Beyond black-and-white: Essential moments from MLK's historic 'I have a dream speech'

<i>On August 28, 1963 Martin Luther King, Jr. delivered his historic “I have a dream” speech on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial, forever changing race relations in America.</i><p><b>I have a dream today.</b><p><b>I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by</b> …