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The secret to making $115 an hour in the gig economy

10 highest-paying fields — with lots of growth — for gig workers<p>This is one hell of a gig.<p>Millions of workers now participate in the gig economy — …

11 mind-expanding TED Talks to watch if you have 20 minutes to spare

Over the past several years, TED talks have brought insights from the most prominent academics, business leaders, and writers to the masses.<p>If you want to get some quick enlightenment, look no further than this list of some of the most thought-provoking and mind-expanding TED talks available.<p>These …

Live Like You Could Lose Everything, but Know There's Nothing to Lose | Inc.com

For most people, the stakes simply aren't high enough.<p>There's not enough reason to get up early and work, get off Facebook, or get into shape.<p>Put most simply, most people don't have a compelling enough <i>why.</i> If they did, their whole life would be different. Life, apparently, isn't worth giving …

Self-improvement

8 Ted Talks On Work-Life Balance You Need To Hear

Work-life balance is something people are taught to want in life, however, what it looks like in reality and how to achieve it remains a mystery to most. One thing most people can agree on is that work-life balance is rooted in many concepts like time management, success, and of course, happiness …

Work-life Balance

'Wootube' is the hit YouTube channel that's making math hella fun again

For the past decade or so, there's been a decline in the number of mathematics students in high schools in Australia. But one teacher is giving new …

The full stack design system

UI methodologies like Atomic Design bring logic and structure to individual screens. Now it’s time to extend that thinking to every aspect of your …

Product Management

5 architectural principles for building big data systems on AWS

On Tuesday, at the 2016 AWS re:Invent conference, Siva Raghupathy, senior manager for solutions architecture at Amazon Web Services, shared five …

Big Data

The 10 Minute Cardio Workout For When You Really Don't Want To Work Out

When you're not feeling motivated, cardio can be really daunting—even a quick 10 minute cardio workout sounds like 10 minutes too many. But it's …

This Is How To Be More Assertive: 3 Powerful Secrets From Research

You don’t want to fight. You don’t want to be hassled. You don’t want to disappoint them. It’s easier to just nod and give them what they want.But …

Self-help

Researchers Find the ‘Holy Grail’ of Soft Robotics

A breakthrough for artificial, robotic muscles.<p>Robots are increasingly able to outperform humans in a variety of mundane tasks (and even in more technical areas like surgery), but for all that efficiency they are still by and large one trick ponies. Most robots are designed to perform one very …

Yes Adopt DevOps But Don’t Forget The Pain of Re-Writes: My Biggest Software Lesson Ever

As we deliver more and more software projects in my part of Cisco Services, I have a keen interest in software development best practices. And concerns on poor practices. A few weeks ago, a software vendor made a passing comment on their next software release to me “It’s OK, in our new release …

Business Valuation (Infographic)

By <b>Tim Vipond</b>, Corporate Finance Institute<p>Over the years I’ve spent a lot of time thinking about and working on business valuations across a broad …

5 Yoga Poses To Do Tonight That Will Help You Ace Tomorrow

Because a good day starts with a good night 🌚<p>After a busy and stressful day, what should be one of life’s simplest actions can often feel like the most difficult: falling asleep. If your thoughts are racing and your body is tense, getting high-quality, restorative sleep may seem impossible.<p>Enter …

Yoga

A Taste of Functional Programming

Material to introduce functional programming using the Elixir language<p>Objectives<p>Exposure to functional concepts<br>• Use functional parts of your existing …

How to go from the couch to running 5K in eight weeks

My biggest piece of advice for anyone who wants to start running is "just start" – lace up your running shoes and go.<p>The hardest part of any exercise program – especially running – is getting started. When I first started to run, each step was torture. Now running is my bliss.<p>Your first workout …

The Foods that Fight High Blood Pressure

Are you one of the millions of people unknowingly living with high blood pressure? You’re not alone. About one in every three American adults deals …

Nutrition

A Stanford scientist shares a simple way to stick with good habits even when you're feeling lazy

I'm well aware that a bowl of Quaker oats is hardly the most nutritious or substantive fare. Honestly, it doesn't even taste that good.<p>But at the end of a long workday, the absolute last thing I want to do is start chopping up vegetables or steaming tofu or — worst of all — cleaning up after I've …

Statistical Tests

This chapter explains the purpose of some of the most commonly used statistical tests and how to implement them in R<p>1. One Sample t-Test<p>Why is it …

13 Delicious, Nutritious Soups Perfect for the Cold Winter Months Ahead

In the words of pretty much anyone on <i>Game of Thrones</i>, winter is coming. As the nights get longer and the days colder, what better way to keep warm than with a hot bowl of delectable soup.<p>And in case you need some yummy ideas, we've got you covered:<p><b>1. Crockpot Chicken Gnocchi Soup</b><p>Get the recipe from</i> …

5 Awesome TED Talks That Will Make You Remarkably Happy | Inc.com

There are lots of TED Talks about serious subjects like medical research, natural disasters, and even rocket science. However, some TED Talks are sure to put a smile on your face. Here are five of my favorites.<p><b>1. Dan Gilbert: The Surprising Science of Happiness</b><p>Gilbert, author of <i>Stumbling on</i> …

Happiness

The 4 Hidden Benefits of Exercise (It's Not Losing Weight) and Two Things to Start Today if You Haven't Exercised for Years

<i>Amazing how just 12 months with the right guidance can transform your life</i><p>"If you want to lose weight, eat less, exercise more." They're telling us this for the past 50 years.<p>Nothing changed. Things got worse. Why? Because it's a lie.<p>Exercise burns calories, but it also makes you hungry. Your brain …

10 clever ways to be more innovative at work

Quick: What sounds more fun? Filling in spreadsheets with data for eight hours or coming up with new and exciting ideas?<p>I'll go ahead and assume you …

Test your skills on this mind-bending riddle that only 2% of the world can solve

It's also sometimes attributed to Lewis Carrol, although there's no evidence that either of them actually wrote it.<p>Either way, it's fiendishly clever and is popularly called "Einstein's riddle." It's rumored that only 2% of the world can solve it.<p>See if you can figure it out:<p>There are five houses …

Pets

The Food That's as Healthy as Exercise and Quitting Smoking

Eat Your Heart OutProtein-rich foods as good for your heart as exercise, says study.We've told you all about how exercise is great for your heart …

Nutrition

Why the Entire Business World Is About to Change | Inc.com

When computers, smartphones and other more efficient ways of doing business came along in the past, we all adapted--albeit some more readily than others.<p>Well, get ready for more technological change. Actually, <i>change</i> isn't the best word for it. Rather, exponential technologies will <i>disrupt</i> virtually …

Acquainted

Earth - What is our Universe made of?

If an alien managed to visit our Universe from a parallel reality, there is a high chance they would not even notice we exist.<p>In a way that's obvious: the Universe is enormous and our planet is but a small, pale blue dot. But it's worse than that: the aliens might not even notice all the stars and …

Dark Matter

A guide to the free fitness app sports scientists just called the best

There's only one app on the list that I'm still using, and it's a free fitness app called Sworkit Lite (there's a paid version too).<p>It may seem like picking one fitness app to recommend out of the more than 100,000 health-related apps is an arbitrary decision, but it turns out my personal …

A Zen Master Explains Death and the Life-Force to a Child and Outlines the Three Essential Principles of Zen Mind

“Zen practice … requires great faith, great courage, and great questioning.”<p>If death is so enormous a mystery that we remain unable to wrap our grownup minds around it, despite comfort from our great poets and consolation from our great philosophers, how are tiny humans to make sense of it all? …

Meditation