Wendy Williams

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Want to Accomplish More in Less Time? 9 Things the Most Effective People Always Do

Execution is everything. Here's how you can execute at a much higher level, each and every day.<p>Some people are highly efficient. They get things done. They consistently check items off their to-do lists. They're extremely busy -- but are they accomplishing what matters most?<p>Highly effective people …

Self-improvement

Often Overlooked Basics For Better Pictures

If you’re reading this, it’s hopefully because you want to improve your photography. It’s good to crave new information and review fundamentals. One …

Are you a medieval sleeper? Why it's time to put the eight-hour night to bed

It’s 3am and I’m sitting on my bed propped up against a Manhattan skyline of pillows, painting my toenails palm green. On recent nights, around this hour, I’ve also planned my husband’s birthday party and learnt how to make an authentic Cuban daiquiri.<p>I call these stolen 60 minutes in the middle of …

Your Mighty New Mindful Habit: Learn to Respond, Not React

Whether you're talking with friends, family, romantic partners or even coworkers or employees, how you communicate means a lot, especially when it …

When life is a fate worse than death

Why are so many doctors opposed to assisted death? As a practising physician, Haider Javed Warraich has witnessed both sides of this gruelling battleground<p>Karen Ann Quinlan lived two lives. Her first life was that of a regular middle-class girl in Scranton, Pennsylvania: she swam, she skied, she …

New Jersey

How to Use One Small Daily Ritual to Tackle a Big Goal

Blogging daily about their journey turned one couple's struggle with unemployment into a thriving business.<p>Professional life coaches Marc and Angel Chernoff are accomplishing big goals. And they are doing it by focusing on small, daily rituals.<p>The Florida couple, both in their mid-30s, overcame a …

Motivation

Learn These Landscape Composition Techniques and Take Your Photography to the Next Level (VIDEO)

Photographer and author Bryan Peterson has said, “There is no better time to crop a bad composition than just before you press the shutter release.” …

3 Toxic Behaviors that Drain Your Mental Energy

Let me share three quick stories and some life-changing lessons with you…• “On my nursing shift at the hospital this evening, I was forced into a …

mentalenergy

How Living In The Present Helped Me Take Control Of My Life

I have been feeling overwhelmed lately. It is sure that planning a wedding can be very stressful. Especially when you have the tendency to be a bit …

Living Rooms

Every Photographer Needs to Hear Pye Jirsa's Speech on Photography

As photographers, it is tempting to get a little defensive or protective of your knowledge. You worked hard to get the skill you have. You …

How to interact with strangers to get the most out of your street photography

Street photography doesn’t only require photographic skills and capturing the right moment. It also involves interaction with the strangers, which …

Street Photography

Drugs alone won't cure the epidemic of depression. We need strategy | Mark Rice-Oxley

In my own odyssey through this valley of shadows I have mulled over three approaches – between them, they offer a pathway to a wider societal cure<p>Mark Rice-Oxley is author of Underneath the Lemon Tree: A Memoir of Depression and Recovery<p>It’s become as inevitable as the rise and rise of global …

Medicine

Mastering Autofocus

It was 1985 when Minolta revolutionized the world of photography with the release of their first autofocus SLR—the Maxxum 7000. With autofocus in its …

The Reason You Get a 'Runner's High' Is Not What You Think

No, it's not endorphins.<p>There's possibly no better feeling than the calm and happiness that follow the completion of a long, tough run.<p>So where does …

Neuroscience

7 things successful people never apologize for at work

If you work, you have guilt. Whether it’s deadlines, time with family or shutting off email, it’s easy to fall into the trap of believing we owe our …

Self-help

Meet Mendr: The Uber of Photoshop

"Could you Photoshop this for me?" I'm pretty sure that's something every photographer hears on a far more regular basis than any of us would like. I …

Tutorials

Street Photography Tactics

London, 2014To advertise the new STREET NOTES MOBILE EDITION, here are some empowering street photography tactics you can add to your street …

7 secrets of entrepreneurs who turned side gigs into baller full-time jobs

Matthew Cummings' glass company went viral at an awkward time: while he was in the middle of managing a pop-up shop at a brewery event. "Etsy’s app …

Entrepreneurship

7 Creative Effects You Can Achieve With Slow Shutter Speed

Photographing in the manual mode allows you complete control over the photographic process and all the camera settings. Shutter speed, in particular, …

12 Productivity Tips to Help You Reclaim Hours During the Week

Ever feel like you just don’t have enough time in the day? That you’re so busy <i>all of the time</i>? That time passes faster than you can get things …

7 Ways to Make Your Photos More Interesting

When I first started taking photos, I knew the importance of finding what “good” really looked like. I knew that there were a million people out …

This Buddhist Parable Can Ease Your Suffering During a Crisis

A breakup or divorce, the death of a loved one, being diagnosed with a serious illness, or losing your job, all of these crises can cause tremendous …

Spirituality

Yes, You Can Relax—With These 15 Easy Stress Relief Apps

When it comes to stress, we working moms have it rough. Kids, work, home, parents, pets—and that's just for starters. No wonder we feel stressed out. …

Apps

I write books on time management — here are the 7 best tricks I personally use

You could procrastinate for weeks by reading such articles, or books on how to be more productive.<p>Since I write about these topics, I've waded through a lot of the literature.<p>Some is ... eh. But these are the strategies I actually use in my life, over and over again — because I find they make life …

A simple technique to help you shoot street photos you will love

<i>“The man who moves a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.”</i><p>Confucius<p>Starting out with street photography can be really tough at times…<p>It …

Street Photography

How to Beat Anxiety, According to Science

So you don't totally freak.<p><b>By Olivia Remes, University of Cambridge</b><p>Do you have anxiety? Have you tried just about everything to get over it, but it …

Mental Health

Woman in texting suicide case 'intoxicated' by antidepressants, doctor says

<b>Taunton, Massachusetts (CNN) —</b> A woman on trial for urging her boyfriend to kill himself was delusional after becoming "involuntarily intoxicated" by antidepressants, a psychiatrist said Monday.<p>Michelle Carter "was unable to form intent" after switching to a new prescription drug only weeks before …

9 physical symptoms you didn’t realise were caused by depression

Depression might be a mental illness, but it can also have physical manifestations.<p>Depression is a mental health issue that can take over a person's …

Lighting For Headshots

Click the title of the article to read this post on Improve Photography, which includes all media files mentioned.<b>Lighting For Headshots</b>Alex …

20 Ways to Stop Procrastinating and Increase Productivity

Ways to Stop Procrastinating and Get Things Done<p><i>“It is only when we truly know and understand that we have a limited time on earth and that we have</i> …

Procrastination