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When Schools Overlook Introverts

As the focus on group work and collaboration increases, classrooms are neglecting the needs of students who work better in quiet settings.<p>When Susan Cain published <i>Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking</i> nearly four years ago, it was immediately met with acclaim. The book …

Teaching

Man's Guide to Cowboy Boots | The Art of Manliness

The Western-style riding boot is somewhere between folk art, pop culture, and functional clothing.<p>Actors have worn them, and so have Presidents — and …

Eat For Health |

The Australian Dietary GuidelinesRead more<p>Detailed information about the <i>Australian Dietary Guidelines</i><p>Brochures, posters and more...Read more<p>Resources …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Travel & Eats<p>This new book will have you rethinking your mass-market java.<p>By Cam Wolf21 hours agoView More<p>Where to Go Right Now<p>Load up on art, …

Knowledge Base - Types of Surveys

Types of Surveys<p>Surveys can be divided into two broad categories: the <b>questionnaire</b> and the <b>interview</b>. Questionnaires are usually paper-and-pencil …

Guide to Beginner Rock Climbing Essentials

From the bottom of a cliff, rock climbing seems an improbable, if not downright insane, pursuit. The stakes are too high, the ropes too thin, the …

The Four Types of Sleep Schedules

A new study suggests that some people are neither "owls" nor "larks"<p>Erwin Schrödinger, the Nobel-prize-winning Austrian physicist, was able to make major contributions to the fields of quantum mechanics, general relativity, and color theory during his lifetime. There was only one caveat: He was not …

How to Shop for Women

The best gifts to get the woman who matters most this season, from the women who know best.<p>The best gifts to get the woman who matters most this season, from the women who know best.

Everything You Need to Know about Moisturizing | Men's Health

Removing surface dirt and oil is the first step in allowing any moisturizer to penetrate your skin’s surface. Cleansing twice a day, morning and night, is a good idea, says Dr. Jarrod Paul Frank, a Manhattan-based dermatologist. But don’t get carried away by using heavy-duty scrubs more than once …

Living in: The world’s friendliest cities

These five cities are among the most welcoming on Earth, thanks to hospitable locals who are quick to smile or help a stranger in need.<p>A warm smile on the street, a happy “hello” in a public park or the cheery sound of your name at the neighbourhood bar – it doesn’t take much to feel at home in a …

New Zealand

Cycling sees massive growth in Sydney

Over the last four years, Australia’s largest city has become an oasis of cyclers, with the number of bike-riding residents increasing more than 130% since 2010.<p>Over the last four years, Sydney has become a city of cyclers, with the number of bike-riding residents increasing by more than 130% since …

Cycling

The Imminent Death of the Internet Troll

A new Pew study confirms that online harassment is endemic. But human behavior—and the limits placed on it by both law and society—can change.<p>A new survey on online harassment confirms what many people already know: The Internet can be a mean, hateful, and frightening place—especially for young …

In India, Dunkin's Donuts Include Chickpea, Saffron, and Chili

This is what globalization looks like.<p>The globalized world may not be flat, but it is round. And also frosted. And also, it must be said, <i>delicious</i>.<p>In 2012, Dunkin' Donuts—that quintessentially American purveyor of that quintessentially American thing, larded sugar-dough—launched in India. The 34 …

5 Ways to Fix Run-On Sentences

<i>By Allison VanNest of Grammarly.com</i><p>What are run-on sentences? Contrary to popular belief, they’re not just really, really long sentences. Run-on …

Verbs

Verbs in English have four basic parts:<p><b>Base form</b><p><b>-ing form</b><p><b>Past tense</b><p><b>Past …

Language

Cheat Sheets For Writing Body Language

We are always told to use body language in our writing. Sometimes, it’s easier said than written. I created these cheat sheets to help you show a …

The rise and fall of the interrobang

"YOU did <i>WHAT?!</i>" At times of high excitement, mirth or outrage, a mere question mark may not suffice. Using a question mark in conjunction with an …

Shades Of Emotion – Creating Characters

The best writing comes from choosing precise words that say exactly what you mean. When you want to describe your character’s emotional state, there …

7 Simple Secrets of the Best Presentations | Inc.com

<i>My new book,</i> Business Without The Bullsh*t: 49 Secrets and Shortcuts You Need To Know, <i>is being published this week, so my posts are condensed excerpts from it.</i><p>I've written about presentations many times, but I've never provided the core truths that transform an average presentation into a killer …

Smallville

Hey, Streetcar Critics: Stop Making 'Perfect' the Enemy of 'Good'

Even when they're not ideal, streetcar projects can still benefit cities. Here are five ways how.<p>American streetcar projects have gotten some tough love recently. Writers who advocate for walkable, transit-oriented urban neighborhoods are questioning whether streetcar investments really enhance …

The End of the Selfie Hype Cycle

They've become boring. And that means they're finally getting interesting.<p>Are you sick of reading about selfies? Are you tired of hearing about how those pictures you took of yourself on vacation last month are evidence of narcissism, but also maybe of empowerment, but also probably of the …

A 50-Year Protest for Good Writing

A crisis of quality in literary criticism led Robert Silvers to found The New York Review of Books—and he believes the crisis continues today, online.<p><b>By Heart is a series in which authors share and discuss their all-time favorite passages in literature.</b> <b>See entries from Claire Messud, Jonathan</b> …

Why Do Erasers Suck at Erasing?

They have, literally, one job.<p>You’re using pencil, fast and furious, to scribble notes when you make a mistake. Maybe after all these years you’re still mixing up b’s and d’s. No matter, because on the other end of your writing implement sits its perfect counterbalance, that predecessor to the …

'I Couldn't Smell, and Then I Died'

A fading ability to identify scents is a sign that life's end may be near.<p>This week surgeons at the University of Chicago found that the strength of a person's ability to identify odors is an eerily excellent predictor of impending death. If and when your sense of smell fades, it seems, your risk …

Daily Meditation: Awaken Creativity

We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these daily meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be part of bringing spirituality alive in your life.<p>Today's meditation features a famous TED talk by creativity expert Sir Ken Robinson. If schools are …

Why My Longterm Relationship With Singledom Is Just Fine

I'm a firm believer in calling something what it is. In that vein, I readily identify myself as perma-single. Which is to say, I've not had anything near what I would term a serious relationship for years. Like, five years. Maybe more. The fact that I don't even know only solidifies the broader …

Ian McKellen Quotes That Will Help You Embrace Your True Self

There are so just many reasons to love Sir Ian McKellen. There's his adorable bromance with Patrick Stewart, his noble activism in LGBT rights and various charities, and of course, his impressive and lengthy career as an accomplished actor.<p>A source of inspiration for us all, here are eight quotes …

Breaking Bad TV Habits

I'm a TV junkie. I admit it. I watch everything from the cable news shows to reality series to drama. But lately I've noticed a disturbing trend in my TV viewings: binge watching old and new series on Netflix and On Demand.<p>It seems this is a common phenomenon in our culture these days. Getting …

It Took A Devastating Diagnosis To Help This Woman Start Living For Today

For as long as she can remember, Jennifer Giuffre-Donohue took an active interest in her health. In college she studied exercise physiology and worked as a personal trainer. Later, she taught gym classes and trained clients in their homes. She had a passion for nutrition, and especially loved …

Optimism: The Silver Lining in a Chaotic World

When I rock a baby in my arms, the world just seems right.<p>Will somebody bring me a rocking chair and a baby to borrow so the world rights itself again? Lately, the world seems like a pretty crazy place.<p>In my (literal) neck of the woods, law enforcement is searching for a survivalist who allegedly …