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A Sense Of Self: What Happens When Your Brain Says You Don't Exist

Science journalist Anil Ananthaswamy thinks a lot about "self" — not necessarily <i>himself</i>, but the role the brain plays in our notions of self and existence.<p>In his new book, <i>The Man Who Wasn't There,</i> Ananthaswamy examines the ways people think of themselves and how those perceptions can be distorted …

Alzheimer's Disease

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Want Better Talent? Go For Diversity [Infographic]

Building a great team starts with great hiring strategies. While you may be aiming to recruit professionals who have similar backgrounds, educational …

The Workplace

Want Success? Surround Yourself With People Who Challenge Your Thinking

Are you feeling uninspired and stuck? Perhaps it's the people around you. Here are five ways to get people to challenge and inspire you to success.<p>It's nice to have people around who support you and are of like mind. Agreeable people boost your confidence and allow a certain level of relaxation. …

10 productivity lessons I learned working 90-hour weeks for a month

<b>Takeaway</b>: Working long hours has been shown to make you no more productive than working 40-hour weeks in the long-term. So how do you become more …

7 Ways To Become A More Effective Leader

Long-winded professionals make lousy leaders. You feel no inspiration hearing them tear through another management monologue. You can’t readily …

The Introvert's Survival Guide to Networking

Despair that you'll never be gregarious or outgoing enough to succeed at networking? Never fear, introverts. Here are 3 strategies for making connections using your own unique gifts.<p>I am an introvert. My consulting business blooms or withers largely on the basis of my networking prowess. Fifteen …

Why Not Obsessing Over the Bottom Line May Get You Better Results

A positive culture can motivate your employees to work harder than a focus on profits.<p>Look under the hood at any high performing company of any size and you'll find they all have at least one thing in common--they're great places to work. In fact, the Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For have …

delighting the customer: the number one goal of a business

Delighting a customer should always be a prime directive of any business. Customers who are not thrilled with how they are treated by a business …

5 Painless Steps for Getting Rid of the Fear of Street Photography Once and for All

“Look at me,” he said. Complying, I turned in the man’s direction. “Look me in the eyes!”… I tried to raise my eyes and look into his, but I …

Dressage: A New Type of Bathroom from GRAFF

GRAFF partnered with Studio Lombardo Nespoli and Novara to create a new type of bathroom. Forget the bathroom that has a built-in cabinet that holds …

Dressage

Life is best lived

Tutorial: A Quick and Simple Technique for Adding Textures to Images

When Nick Fancher created his series of 80’s Cyber images, he made use of some textures to add that extra bit of character to the photos. The …

Adding These Three Elements to a Landscape Composition Can Make Your Shot Pop

One of the keys to stunning landscape photographs is so obvious that it is often overlooked. If you find your landscapes lacking in awe, try adding …

Samsung's New 4K Desktop Monitor is Easy on Your Wallet

Samsung today announces the UD590 desktop monitor, sporting a 4K UHD resolution at a 28″ screen size. With its size and resolution, it is clearly …

Education for education’s sake no longer useful

It is disturbing that Zimbabwe churns out 21 000 college graduates every year, 90% of whom end up in the wilderness for lack of employment.<p><b>NewsDay</b> …

Why There Will Be No Cure for Depression

In an era of tight budgets, supporters of depression research argue that more funding is needed to find a cure. That's logical-sounding but may be totally wrong. Depression's toll has risen even as more research and treatment resources have been poured into combating it.<p>Some 38 million American …

World Health Organization

Would You Recognize an Exceptional Performer If You Interviewed One?

10 telltale signs of exceptional performance - and how to expose them with one straightforward interview question.<p>In my last column, I detailed the one question that reveals everything a hiring manager needs to know to evaluate a candidate. The idea here is that getting a detailed, thoughtful …

6 Powerful Communication Tips From Some Of The World’s Best Interviewers

Listening intently isn’t just for journalists. Here’s how to sharpen your interviewing skills to get the most out of your connections.<p>Everyone knows that particular feeling of dread that accompanies a lull in conversation at a party, networking event, or even a job interview.<p>You’ve already covered …

The Ultimate Guide to Going Pro as a Photographer

House for a Photographer by Hyde + Hyde Architects

Modern House for a Photographer.<p>The house provides elegant simplicity situated in a disused quarry on the edge of the Brecon National Park. Hyde + …

5 Quick Tips for Photographing People Outdoors

So, let me guess…your pictures of your friends, parents, children, or grandchildren don’t always come out the way you’d like, and you are frequently …

Landscape Photography

Adobe Releases Free Video Class For Beginners to Learn Photoshop

Picking up Photoshop as a new users can be hugely overwhelming—it's an immense program that with every successive generation adds even more content …

10 Successful Practices I've Learned from Interviewing 200+ Photographers

Over the past 8 years, I have conducted well over two hundred interviews with photographers on my show, The Candid Frame. These conversations have …

The Ultimate Guide to Adjustment Layers - Color Balance and Selective Color

In this tutorial, we are going to have a look at the Color Balance and Selective Color adjustment layers in Photoshop. They work by balancing the …

Tutorials

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