Wouter Driessen

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Why More and More Married Couples Are Opening Up Their Relationships

They're married, but they sleep with other people. Do polyamorous people understand love and sex better than you do?<p>Kevin and Antoinette, a married couple in Philadelphia, are out to dinner with their two little girls. Between inside jokes and bites of chicken fingers and pasta pomodoro, they talk …

Turn-On

These Are the 9 Best Albums to Work Out To

It's a proven fact: Ghostface Killah makes cardio way less boring.<p>With summer coming around the bend, May marks that final rush towards getting the chiseled abs of your dreams. Time is of the essence, and those 15 minutes you spent calibrating your workout playlist could be the difference between …

Rap & Hip-Hop

GDPR launches today. Here’s what you need to know

GDPR gives companies a new set of rules for sharing data online<p>May 25th marks the first day of enforcement for Europe’s General Data Protection Regulation, otherwise known as GDPR, a set of rules that could fundamentally flip the relationship between massive tech companies that gather data, and the …

Privacy

How to meet project goals by creating a work breakdown structure

A work breakdown structure helps deconstruct a project into individual tasks. Here's how to create one.<p>A work breakdown structure (WBS) is the …

Project Management

1 Quality Your Must Look for in Every New Hire

Want your team to do the impossible? To contribute in unimaginable ways? Hire for passion.<p>No one ever accomplishes anything worthwhile on their own. That's why hiring the right people is critical for any company -- and especially for a startup or small business with just a handful of …

Employment

Dutch architects build beautiful barn out of oak trees headed for the scrapheap

The old oak trees had come to be in such poor condition that they needed to be cleared, and selling them off to a paper factory was the obvious …

Selling

Feeling Anxious? This Simple Navy SEAL Trick Calms Your Nervous System in 5 Minutes Flat

If it works in combat, it will work for what you're going through.<p>Mark Divine is a U.S. Navy SEAL and the founder of SEALFIT, a fitness organization for those who want to push themselves to the max.<p>Divine is no stranger to stress and extreme circumstances. And there's one practice he says has risen …

Yoga

5 things you should always prioritize in life

<b>Think of them as personal investments that guarantee fabulous returns over time.</b><p>Life is full of small decisions, like what you're going to eat for …

Self-improvement

If You Want To Master Your Life, Learn To Organize Your Feelings

People who are controlled by their emotions typically have something in common: they tend to only do what feels most comfortable. In other words, their emotions are organized into “feels good” and “feels bad,” not “feels good” or “does good.”<p>Processing trauma doesn’t feel good but it does good. …

Self-help

3 Ridiculously Easy Questions to Stop Overpaying Your Vendors and Suppliers

You already spend thousands with suppliers and vendors every month, why not learn how to get the best pricing. These three ridiculously easy questions will save you 5-15 percent or more on every purchase or contract.<p>Let's face a plain fact: it takes a real <b>investment of time</b>, attention, and often …

Personal Finance

Want to Lose Weight? This Behavioral Economics Lesson May Help You Cash in

Looking at obesity through an economic lens can be a powerful new way to change thinking and finally get the body you want.<p>"You can never be too rich or too thin" is an old saying, often attributed to the Duchess of Windsor. Of course, it comes off as snooty — if she had coined it today, imagine …

Weight Loss

Turn your device into a programming powerhouse with Coda (Essential iOS Apps #12)

The iPhone and iPad are arguably one of the most powerful computers most of us own. While much argument has been had as to whether you can do real work on iOS, apps are a proving ground for what an iOS device is capable of. Coda for iOS harnesses the power of iOS to make a feature rich programming …

Apps

What’s the Difference Between Dopamine and Serotonin?

Dopamine and serotonin are both neurotransmitters. Neurotransmitters are chemical messengers that regulate countless functions and processes in your …

Neuroscience

Microsoft Publishes Massive 948-Page PDF With Every Windows Terminal Command You Could Ever Need

Image: byrev / Pixabay<p>If you wanted an exhaustive reference for all the command line tools and utilities available in Windows, "/h" was as good as it …

Windows Server

Want to Keep Your Best Workers from Leaving? Please Stop Being This Type of Boss

According to research, fifty percent of employees leave their job to get away from their manager.<p>In Gallup's massive research over the course of three decades, they have identified three types of workers:<p>1. <b>Engaged Employees</b>: They work with passion and feel a profound connection to their company. …

Employee Engagement

How to Extend Company Culture to a Remote Workforce

Here are five effective ways to create unity, boost engagement, and extend company culture to remote workers.<p>The number of people who say they've quit a job due to lack of flexibility has nearly doubled from 17 percent in 2014 to 32 percent in 2017.<p>Thirty-four percent of Millennials have left a job …

The Workplace

This Is What An Expert Looks Like

On your path toward industry expert status, don't forget the basics.<p>A personal brand has been considered a "must-have" for entrepreneurs and aspiring thought leaders for years, and there are countless tools and resources for establishing one. Whether you've started with content marketing, an …

Marketing

The biggest buildings in the world, ranked

Google Earth

How To Know When Your Marriage Is Really Over, According To A Relationship Expert

Many years ago, I was sitting with a couple in my office, marveling about what a "perfect fit" they were: They were both into healthy living, rescue …

7 Reasons You NEED to be Traveling With a VPN

Virtual Private Networks (VPN) have been around for a while now, and while they might have previously been viewed by travelers as a ‘nice thing to …

VPNs

Why Are Millions of Internet Users Turning to ASMR Girlfriends & Boyfriends?

<i>As the YouTube phenomenon of ASMR evolves from crinkles and whispers that help us fall asleep into girlfriends and boyfriends that kiss us goodnight</i> …

RIP passwords: new web standard designed to replace login method

A new web standard is expected to kill passwords, meaning users will no longer have to remember difficult logins for each and every website or service they use.<p>The Web Authentication (WebAuthn) standard is designed to replace the password with biometrics and devices that users already own, such as …

Information Systems

20 Real-World Uses for Blockchain Technology

I bet you didn't realize blockchain could do all of this.<p>Cryptocurrencies simply couldn't be stopped in 2017, and blockchain technology is to thank …

Blockchain

Setting up an iPad for coding is my greatest feat as a computer user

A few months ago, I detailed my process for setting up a Pixelbook to code on. It wasn’t easy or simple or straightforward, but it worked in the end: I had all the power and flexibility of Linux, access to my favorite code editor (VS Code), and, of course, the slick web browsing experience that …

Web Development

Getting started with the Intel Movidius Neural Compute Stick

Let me ask you three questions:• What if you could could <i>run state-of-the-art neural networks</i> on a <b>USB stick?</b><br>• What if you could see over <i>10x performance</i> on …

Deep Learning

Blockchain Explained: How It Works, Who Cares and What Its Future May Hold

Best known as the immutable database that runs underneath cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum, blockchain is poised to play a critical role in …

Blockchain

The True Meaning of Non-Attachment and How It Sets You Free

Sadly, non-attachment or detachment as proposed in Buddhism is radically misunderstood by many. Non-attachment actually brings about the most …

Ditch the To-Do List. This is the Only Prioritization System You Need | Inc.com

Prioritization made simple: write a list of all the things you have to do and cross them off as you go. Easy peasy, lemon squeezy, right?<p>Not quite. To-do lists might help you get things done today, but they're also a double-edged sword. Ticking things off looks productive, but it's an illusion: …

Time Management

Paleo Diet: 6 Weird Things That Happen to Your Body When You Go Paleo​ | Men’s Health

6 Weird Things That Happen to Your Body When You Go on the Paleo Diet<p>Like any diet, the Paelo Diet has pros and cons — and it's up to you to decide whether the former outweighs the latter<p>Getty Images<p>Let’s talk about the Paleo Diet. You probably know it as a popular diet in many CrossFit circles, …

7 Reasons You Should Never Give Up On Life No Matter What

Life: the one thing in the universe that holds true intrinsic value. It perplexes me when someone is willing to give up on it. People commit suicide …