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28 books you should have read in 2016

As 2016 comes to a close, it’s time to look back at a truly exceptional year for genre fiction. As we pointed out in last year’s attempt to provide …

The 3 Best Biotech Stocks for 2017

Trying to pick the best biotech stocks for 2017 -- defined as those with the best returns -- is a bit of a crapshoot. The biotech stocks that ultimately produce the best returns are likely to be the ones that investors had little confidence in. You can certainly find winners among the biotech …

A persuasion expert's 4 best tips for being productive when you don't feel like it

I end up there all the time. So I wondered: what's the best way for <i>me</i> to convince <i>me</i> to be more productive? What's the best way to use the science of persuasion … on myself?<p>I knew the answer was a bit beyond my pay grade, so I called an expert …<p>Robert Cialdini is the Undisputed Heavyweight Champion …

This is the fastest way to alphabetize 1,000+ books (or anything else)

From TED-Ed:<p>You work at the college library. You’re in the middle of a quiet afternoon when suddenly, a shipment of 1,280 books arrives. The books …

Top 5 Companies in Telemedicine | Investopedia

Telemedicine represents a growing segment of the healthcare sector, and telemedicine companies are reaping the benefits of its rising popularity. …

From teenage science project to Nasdaq

<b>The gig:</b> Andrew Ritter, the 34-year-old founder of Ritter Pharmaceuticals in Los Angeles, created the original form of the firm's lead experimental drug by testing it on himself when he was in eighth grade.<p>Ritter has been working on the project — which he says could be the first government-approved …

‘Shark Tank’ investor Chris Sacca calls this 15-year old founder who works 130 hours a week ‘pure hustle’

But if you're Stefan Stokic, a 15-year old high school sophomore from Jackson, Mississippi, that's part of your every day language — and perhaps, the idea for a future rocketship startup.<p>In fact, Stokic already has a startup called Slik, cofounded by fellow 14-year old student Soroush Ghodsi, and …

How to Production Design Your Indie Film for CHEAP

How to Production Design Your Indie Film on the CHEAP!<p>What if I told you you could <i>production design an entire house with for a hundred bucks</i>. Can’t …

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What does genius really mean?

<b>To the editor:</b> Author Eric Weiner distinguishes extremely knowledgeable people from true geniuses.<p>( "If everyone's a genius, is anyone a genius?" Opinion, Sept. 25)<p>But I think most geniuses actually come from a different world — they are often persons who make contributions in a field of knowledge …

J.J. Abrams Talks Steven Spielberg And Why To Get Into The Film Industry

<b>Kevin Smith</b> and <b>Greg Grunberg’s</b> new <b>AMC</b> series <i>Geeking Out</i> is a lot of fun and they’re getting some amazing guests. In the scene below, the two hosts …

Production companies feeling the squeeze as Vancouver film industry booms

Vancouver's red-hot film industry has production companies scrambling to find workers and shooting locations around the Lower Mainland.<p>A 'burnout of …

China Advances Film Industry Law, Cracks Down on "Western Values"

Topics addressed in the draft of China's film industry rulebook include market access for foreign movies, censorship and how to handle artists …

7 Lessons The Film Industry Can Learn From Summer 2016

<b>The Blockbuster Is Not Dead</b><p>This is without a doubt the most optimistic lesson that we can glean from this summer: the blockbuster is not dead. 2016's …

Film Industry

What is Previs and why is it revolutionising the film industry?

<b>What is Previs and why is it revolutionising the film industry?</b><p><i>By Matt Gallagher - August 2016</i><p>In the conference room of a sleek office in central …

Hollywood distributor eyes opportunities in global ambition of Chinese film industry

Actor Jackie Chan (C) plays with Nana Ou-Yang (L) and Erica Xia-Hou at the announcement of the beginning of production for the science fiction action …

Toronto film industry board questions proposed Expo 2025 location

The private-sector company hoping to bring World Expo 2025 to Toronto found itself facing a tough audience at city hall Friday: Film and television …

Chinese film industry eyes quality growth: official - Business

SHIJIAZHUANG -- China's film industry increasingly values the quality of films instead of pure box office, said a film official on Wednesday.<p>The …

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