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Learn to Say No to Alternatives

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We all know about how a class of calligraphy became the ground of innovation for Steve Jobs , who introduced the ‘first computer with beautiful typography’ to humanity. Or, how while walking, Nikola Tesla got the breakthrough idea of a brushless AC motor.

2020 197

How to Set Up Your Digital Productivity Space – Top 10 Tips

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When you work from home, it is important to set up your workstation properly to have the same convenient space that you would have at the office. But what about the digital space?

2020 253

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Communicating with the Hard of Hearing (HOH) Does Not Have To Be Hard. Read These 7 Tips!

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Listening is demanding! You might not agree with this statement unless you are part of the 466 million people in the world who are hard of hearing. And the WHO expects this number to rise to 630 million by 2030, and over 900 million in 2050!

2020 219

Ranking the Best Original RPG Soundtracks

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When you’re playing a role-playing game, you often seek to be immersed in its world. Apart from seeing all the wonderful sights, one of the core elements in many RPGs is their soundtrack. To say that there have been tons of RPGs that have epic soundtracks on them is an understatement.

2020 164

15 Holiday Marketing Tips for Small and Big Businesses

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How prepared are you for the holiday sales? Since October, holiday shopping has brought in billions after billions of dollars in revenue. Just recently between Nov. 1 and Nov.

2020 170

DNA Testing for a Healthier Diet

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Have you ever felt frustrated by diets? Have you ever struggled with weight loss? Have you been discouraged by eating “healthy” food that made you feel bloated or have low energy? Most people have run into issues with their diet at some point.

2020 202

8 Logical Reasons Why Failure is the Pillar of Success

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We all have experienced failures, either big or small. They are life events that, admittedly, are not great experiences and can bring us a lot of negative thoughts. When we fail at something, we generally have two choices to consider.

2020 225

8 Quick Tips for Better Zoom Meetings

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It’s been months since the lockdown that pushed a majority of workers to work from home. Employees bid farewell to face-to-face meetings and sought refuge in virtual conferences to collaborate. Most of us have learned how to use zoom by now.

2020 181

How to Stop Being Offended by Everyone (in just 13 steps)

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It seems like you can’t do or say anything nowadays without someone being offended by it. It’s gotten out of hand, and I want to help. Are you sick of getting your “feathers ruffled” every time you go on social media, talk to a certain relative, or hear some BS on Zoom?

2020 232

10 Thing To Consider While Designing A Live Chatbot

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The current business world is extremely contentious. Now, meeting your clients’ expectations is not enough. You need to exceed them to stand out in the crowd. If your customers are surfing the web at 4 A.M. in the morning with a fiery issue regarding your company, they await you to respond to it.

2020 218

How to Keep Motivation High in the Era of Office Shutdowns

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As people are preparing for their third month of work-from-home, the office is beginning to seem like a more attractive place.

2020 220

Three Anxiety-Relief Tools for Those Who’ve Tried Everything

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For most of my clients, I’m typically the last resort. They’ve tried everything, they tell me. Therapy. Meditation. Nothing seems to break up their anxiety. So that’s when they come to me. I’m a consulting hypnotist, and I specialize in anxiety relief.

2020 156

How To Dispose Face Masks in an Eco-Friendly Way

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We thought it couldn’t happen in our lifetimes, but it did. Since early 2020, the pandemic continues to rage throughout the world. The good news is that medical researchers have learned more about how the coronavirus works, and researchers are already working on effective vaccines and treatments.

2020 187

4 Learning Experiences That Can Redefine The Way Your Child Evolves

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Raising a child is no easy game. Many struggling parents tend to look for parenting tips from external sources: parenting books, family & friends, psychologists, and a lot of the times, to no avail.

2020 181

10 Things Not to Say to Someone with Breast (Or Any Other) Cancer

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Welcome to October. The leaves are showing their vibrant fall colors. Pumpkin spice everything can be found everywhere, and Breast Cancer Awareness Month is underway. Learning that a friend, family member, or coworker has breast (or any other) cancer is hard. Figuring out what to say next is harder.

2020 237

When Reality Threatens To Kill Your Dream, Turn Reality Into Your Dream

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“All men dream: but not equally. Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses of their minds wake in the day to find that it was vanity: but the dreamers of the day are dangerous men, for they may act their dreams with open eyes, to make it possible.”. Lawrence.

2020 243

6 Tips to Stay Sane During Quarantine

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An unprecedented global health crisis has forced many countries to implement quarantine and lockdown protocols to contain its spread. Because of this, people are left to stay at home for longer periods of time than they could ever imagine.

2020 214

3 Ways to Reduce Your Anxiety Before Going to Sleep

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Having a lot of stress and anxiety is harmful for anyone during the day. Having a whirlwind of negative thoughts when you lay down to sleep is even worse! These anxious thoughts make it so difficult to get the sleep that your body and mind desperately need.

2020 264

A Short and Illustrative Course on the Different Types of Wine

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Discovering the wonders of wine can be daunting. Given that there are so many options available, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed whenever you’re visiting a liquor store. While learning how to distinguish the difference between red and white wine can be useful, it doesn’t represent the whole picture.

2020 164

9 Things That Affect How Much You Pay for Car Insurance

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We’ve all seen tons of commercials touting the lowest rates when it comes to car insurance. Then you get a quote and ask yourself, “why are my rates so high?”. It turns out, what you pay for car insurance is not the same for everyone.

2020 177

Two Newcomers to the Milk Game: Flax and Pea Milk

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There seem to be as many types of milk as there are letters in the alphabet these days, and two of the newer kinds are flax milk and pea milk. We’ll go over the pros and cons of each. Flax Milk.

2020 199

Why You Need To Grieve The Old Normal

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There is no denying that things have changed a great deal lately, and most will agree it’s not been for the better. Regardless of your opinion about the whys behind the changes, we’ve all been thrust into what’s being called a “new normal.”.

2020 197

8 Skin Care Tips for the Cold Weather

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Seasonal changes, especially when transitioning from warmer to cooler months, can be a cause for skin worries. Decreasing temperatures mean a drop in humidity, taking much-needed moisture away from your skin.

2020 190

How Legendary Companies Fix Failed Payments

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Most business owners know how much profit they’re raking in at the top of the funnel, but how many are aware of how much failed payments are holding them back? The Cost of Failed Payments. Every year in America, customer churn costs businesses $136 billion.

2020 194

7 Podcasts that You Need in Your Life

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Whether we are traveling back from the office, cleaning our house, or standing in a queue, time stands still, and boredom is at peak. However, we can make the most of this time by gaining knowledge. Gone are the days when we were bound to sit on a desk for learning.

2020 220

How Positive Thinking Leads to Positive Outcomes

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Everybody has heard the classic piece of advice: stay positive! The reason this advice is repeated so often is because it’s difficult to do. Sometimes negative thinking is easier in the short-term; sometimes, we don’t care about the long-term.

2020 249

Why TO-DO Lists Are Bad For Time Management And What To Do Instead

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Being able to manage our time effectively is without a doubt one of the best “superpowers” we can possess. In fact, according to a recent study by IBM surveying over 2 million professionals, it was identified as the second most important skill to master in this new era of work.

2020 184

A Guide in Picking The Best WordPress Host

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According to Google’s Best Practices, a website should load in 3 seconds or less. Any longer, and visitors may click away from growing impatient. According to research, a 9-second increase in page load time increases mobile bounce rate by 123%.

2020 166

4 Ways Some People Cope Better Than Others

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Ever wonder why some people seem to take things in stride no matter how tough it all gets? These people seem to bounce back from every setback and weather all the storms with what appears to be complete calm and poise. We all experience hardships in life.

2020 165

How to Get Involved in Local Politics

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Local politics, though much less covered by news outlets and much less exciting at times, are really the most important things you can get involved in, in terms of the importance of your vote.

2020 203

Diets & Modern Human: How Staying at Extremes of the Spectrum Ruins Lives

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Why are modern humans obsessed with the idea of diets? Why is everybody having this undying desire to feel special? This obsession leads us to follow a diet or a certain health guru, convinced it would guarantee transformation of some sort.

2020 177

7 Winter Foot Problems and Tips for Keeping Them At Bay

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With winter just around the corner, most of us are already dreaming of long days spent on the slopes followed by leisurely evenings by the fireplace.

2020 224

10 Biggest Moving Mistakes You’ll Want To Avoid

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Moving can be a stressful time because there is an overwhelming amount of things that need to be done. You have to find a new place , pack up all your things, haul them, put them in your new home, arrange utilities, and more. It’s easy to forget something, and mistakes can be very costly.

2020 192

Google Search Engine Ranking Factors To Change Search In 2021: Core Web Vitals, E-A-T, or AMP?

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By now, everyone must be aware that the most popular search engine available is Google. Even though there are different search engines such as Yahoo or Bing, Google stands on top. Moreover, not to forget, it is already stated that there exist over 200 Google ranking factors.

2021 170

How To Successfully Pay Back Your Online Installment Loan

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In these uncertain times, sudden unavoidable expense or financial emergencies are the stuff of nightmares. Instead of having zero options, installment loans help tide you over and allow you to make payments over time.

2020 190

How to Shape Your Startup into a Brand

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According to Seth Godin , a brand is defined as: “The expectations, stories, memories, and relationships that account for a consumer’s choice of a product or service over another.”. In simple terms, a brand is what your business does to create a memorable impression in the mind of your audience.

2020 220

Could You Have Imposter Syndrome?

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We’ve all heard the term “fake it until you make it,” which refers to the idea that by acting confident and, as though you know what you’re doing, you will eventually make that a reality. But, what if that reality never comes and you feel like you’re faking it all the time?

2020 192

Here Are 4 Ways to Redesign Your Logo Better

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A successful logo is modern, compatible with the modern designs and trends, and expresses the company’s mission effectively. Your company or brand’s strengths and business values should be expressed through your logo. If you feel that your logo design is prosaic, it needs to be revamped.

2020 192

How To Develop Self-Discipline

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We start something new with the best intentions. We have great aspirations and a clear vision. We feel inspired. How could we fail? And yet, we do. Over and over. Things don’t go the way we planned. We get discouraged. Maybe things are even going well, but somehow we just run out of steam.

2020 219

How to Overcome the Fear of Being Judged

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Ah, the old fear of being judged – have you ever dealt with it? Unless you’re one of those ultra comfortable in your own skin, walk to the beat of your own drum type of people, chances are you’d answer “yes” to that question. I certainly would have when I was younger.

2020 190

Soulmates: Truth or Fiction?

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The idea of having a perfect partner has been skimming around since the dawn of time. Most of us are affected by this thought, either consciously or subconsciously. They say there’s one individual out there who is bound to be your other half. Before we answer the “Is a soulmate real or not?”

2020 210

10 Best Chrome Extensions for Keeping Organized

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Though it was necessity that caused most people to move to a remote workplace due to the restrictions put in place by the pandemic, many experts predict that remote work will continue long after a vaccine is created and we, as a whole, can go back to what was normal before quarantine.

2020 190

How to Coach Your Brain to Improve Your Mental Strength and Motivation

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Whenever I reflect on my daily actions, I am always impressed to see how easy it is to slip off from my best intentions. It’s as if a part of me is determined to achieve my goals while the other almost finds pleasure in sabotaging them.

2020 174