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Why Sony's Smartspecks Are Completely Ridiculous

Sony Smartspecks Make You Look Ridiculous OK, so hopefully you’ve seen the video. If you haven’t gone back and watched it, I have given you a virtual portal to the ridiculousness of Sony’s new smart glasses, and you go straight to the text. Heathen. It's like having a big beautiful steak (that’s meat tofu for all the hippies out there) and eating the garnish. Anyhow if...

How to Become a Dental Assistant in the US

How to Become a Dental Assistant in the US

Dental assistants help to make dental offices highly functional and welcoming to patients. They perform a range of administrative and clinical support tasks, ensuring dentists focus on providing dental care to patients. If you are a highly organized person with a desire to work in the healthcare industry, this career could be perfect for you. What Do Dental Assistants Do? The duties of dental...

Find the Perfect Logo for Your Business [infographic]

Find the Perfect Logo for Your Business [infographic]

What makes a logo successful? When looking at the logo of your brand, your clients need to be able to identify your company and what it can do for them. This means that it should be simple, memorable and clearly represent the product or the service it offers to the customers and generate positive feelings about your brand. This infographic from Company Folders offers some great tips on how to...

Love and Textbooks - Harvard University Bans Professor-Student Romances

Love and Textbooks - Harvard University Bans Professor-Student Romances

It has been going on since the creation of the institution. And it reads like a romance novel: the distinguished professor and the sexy coed’s eyes meet during the first day of class. They desperately try to deny their attraction to one another because of the obvious reasons. But one day after class, the sexy coed remains seated in the front of the classroom. The professor shuts the door...

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Scribd Now Offering Unlimited Comic Books to Its Subscription

Scribd Now Offering Unlimited Comic Books to Its Subscription

No, I am not getting paid by Scribd to write these articles. But if anyone at Scribd is reading this I wouldn’t mind a free subscription because they recently added unlimited comic book downloads to their roster. Why is this significant? It's significant because although Scribd up to now has only been competing with a few other unlimited book subscription services, it is now also...

What Your Hobbies Tell Potential Employers About You

What Your Hobbies Tell Potential Employers About You

Hiring managers and job recruitment agencies view the hobbies on your CV as your mirror image – a reflection of who you are. It’s consequently possible to miss a job opening because your hobbies don’t match a specific personality trait or virtue. As a result, it pays to know whether the hobbies you pick during your job application processes can grant you access to the...

Will Micro-Condos Allow Millennials to Save the Housing Market?

Will Micro-Condos Allow Millennials to Save the Housing Market?

Can millennials save the housing market over the course of the next several years? The real estate market in the United States in recent years hasn't exactly been red hot. In fact, the federal government has attempted to bring about another bubble by reducing the down payment to three percent while also decreasing the Federal Housing Agency (FHA) insurance rate. All in the name of boosting...

8 Tips for Becoming a Leader Even Though You’re Not the Boss

8 Tips for Becoming a Leader Even Though You’re Not the Boss

Being the proverbial low man on the totem pole can be a disheartening catch-22. You can’t move up to a leadership position because of your lack of leadership experience, but you can’t get the leadership experience unless you're in a leadership position. So, what is a young professional to do? It is simple to become a leader, irrespective of your current position. You need to work in...

Can Video Games Make You Smarter?

Can Video Games Make You Smarter?

Does your other half keep telling you to stop playing Call of Duty because you are wasting your time or turning your brain into mush? Well, fellow game lovers here is some wonderful science to prove them wrong. If you love video games, you will be relieved to know that they can actually make you smarter!Several studies have shown an increase in cognitive function after playing video games. More...

5 Common Types of Job Interview You Should be Familiar With

5 Common Types of Job Interview You Should be Familiar With

When being invited to attend a job interview, the first thing you need to do is to confirm who you are meeting with and where you will be meeting. Along with that though, you also need to get as much information as possible on what to expect on the day as far as it concerns the interview format. For example, is there any chance you can find out if this is going to be a one-to-one interview? A...

How to Make Love-Hate Office Relationships Work

How to Make Love-Hate Office Relationships Work

The relationships you have with your work colleagues can be complex. As well as cooperating with you on projects, team members compete with each other for promotions and sales targets. Such relationships are characterised as ‘ambivalent’. Ambivalent relationships are usually marked by conflict and tension, and involve both negative and positive feelings. Research carried out...

How to Show You are the Perfect Fit For a Job

How to Show You are the Perfect Fit For a Job

So you have managed to get a job interview! Congratulations! But don’t feel overexcited yet, because you are only halfway towards securing your dream job. You still need to convince the interview panel you are exactly what they are looking for. There is no room for them to appoint the wrong person because this will cost them both time and money. Wondering how to stay ahead of the game and...

How to Set Your Prices as an SEO Freelancer

How to Set Your Prices as an SEO Freelancer

Freelancers are business owners. They set the prices they charge for their work. There are no hard and fast rules on pricing. Some freelancers will charge more than others. And this is what causes such a problem for novice SEO writers. If you’re new to SEO writing and you’re unsure of where to start, start here. We will demonstrate how you should go about setting your prices as an...

Are We There Yet? Living on Mars

Are We There Yet? Living on Mars

The possibility of space travel has always excited and enticed the human race. Even before the ability was afforded to us, writers, artists and philosophers dedicated pages upon pages fantasizing, postulating and theorizing about the opportunity of living in the dark void. Well, it seems that our aspirations to travel and live amongst the stars is within reach, with the Mars One program...

6 Must-Have Quiz Plugins for WordPress

6 Must-Have Quiz Plugins for WordPress

Nowadays, many people run exams and quizzes on their sites or blogs. With all the functionalities required, creating such quizzes from scratch can be very frustrating and time-consuming. Fortunately, there are several free WordPress plugins that could make things easier for you. 1. Wp-Pro-Quiz This is a good-looking and powerful WordPress quiz plugin. It comes with a wide range of features...

Why You Can't Daydream Stress Away

Why You Can't Daydream Stress Away

When times are particularly challenging, it's tempting to think we can just imagine our stresses away. It's much easier to drift into fantasy and imagine that we don't need to talk to our boss about that raise or with the challenging customer about the project they need done by yesterday than it is to take the practical steps to deal with the situation. Aside from the practical implications of...

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