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How To Make Your Job Search More Productive

Job-seeking can be quite the undertaking, and it’s easy to feel overwhelmed by the process. You’ll need to have a good amount of self-discipline to get through the application stages, and a good amount of resilience to power through the inevitable rejections. It’s all part of the process.


Que tal aprender a fazer um pão de alho super prático dentro do pão de hot dog!? *-* É perfeito pra servir no churrasco com a galera! Assista ao vídeo e aprenda a receita rapidinho! O post Como fazer PÃO DE ALHO NO PÃO DE HOT DOG apareceu primeiro em Blog do Bom Gosto.

The Random Show – New Favorite Books, Memory Training, and Bets On VR

This is not going to be a long-form interview where I dissect and deconstruct a world-class performer…at least not in the usual fashion. Instead, this is a special edition of The Random Show. I am joined by Kevin Rose (@KevinRose), serial entrepreneur, world-class investor, and all around wild and crazy guy.

How Board Games Can Make You a Better Person

You're reading How Board Games Can Make You a Better Person, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If you're enjoying this, please visit our site for more inspirational articles. It’s no secret that play is essential to learning. We learn best when we’re having fun.

What Makes You Creative? What You’ve Seen and Remember–or Something Else?

‘Invention, strictly speaking, is little more than a new combination of those images which have been previously gathered and deposited in the memory.

How To Find the Power in Your Story

You're reading How To Find the Power in Your Story, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If you're enjoying this, please visit our site for more inspirational articles. Sometimes we feel powerless in our own life. We feel as though nothing we do is working in our favor. Life can feel like that.

Revealed! Book Club Choices for July. Such Great Books.

Because nothing boosts happiness more than a great book, each month, I suggest: one outstanding book about happiness or habits one outstanding work of children’s or young-adult literature–I have a crazy passion for kidlit one eccentric pick–a widely admired and excellent book that I love, yes, but one that may not appeal to everyone   Shop at IndieBound, BN.com, or Amazon (I’m an af

How to Roast the Perfect Marshmallow

Roasting a marshmallow may seem like the simplest thing in the world. Yet how often do you see someone pull their stick away from the fire to reveal a perfectly roasted, wonderfully golden brown cylinder of goo? Pretty rarely. Instead, you most often see people yelping and waving their stick and flaming marshmallow around as it immolates before their eyes.

FDNY fire truck bunk bed from IKEA KURA

How we started the bed.  Put together to figure out where to paint red vs silver. Used spray paint- several coats. Added a frame for doorway and side panel.  Next added the diamond plate to the back and ordered wheels online. Attached each wheel to a block of wood then screwed that into side panel.

The Weekly Huckberry Giveaway: July 1, 2016

Last week’s winner was…TBA. Check your inbox — it could be you! My Picks This Week Most smart watches and activity trackers look a little tacky and garish on the wrist. Enter Withings. Their activity tracker watches connect to your phone and display all your info there rather than directly on your wrist (though it does have a dial for what percentage of a chosen goal you’ve reached).

MODA: Aprenda a usar o ‘suede’, tecido que está com tudo neste inverno!

Você certamente já viu ou ouviu falar do suede, tecido muito usado em sua versão em tons terrosos, bem molinho e que possui um aspecto semelhante ao de camurça. Pois bem, exatamente por reunir todas essas características é que ele, o suede, é ideal para ser usado quando as temperaturas mais baixas chegam. Aposte no suede e arrase neste inverno!

Bem-estar: 3 passos para comer fora todos e manter a dieta saudável

Os dias estão cada vez mais corridos. É trabalho, cuidar da casa, dos filhos, estudos… Quem disse que sobra tempo pra pensar em preparar comida? E pra quem passa o dia todo fora de casa, resta a opção de fazer as refeições, principalmente o almoço, na rua mesmo. Mas será que dá pra ter uma alimentação saudável comendo fora todos os dias?

TSUJIG toilet paper tree

A cute idea from Sarah. Then TJUSIG hanger as toilet paper holder.   The post TSUJIG toilet paper tree appeared first on IKEA Hackers.

3 Unconventional Ways Of Thinking That’ll Help You Change Yourself

People become accustomed to ideas when exposed to them often enough. And while this isn’t always a bad thing, it can sometimes lead you to believe things that aren’t truly beneficial to you. To lessen the risk of being gullible enough to believe anything you’re told, it’s important to keep an inquisitive mind and question the way you look at things.

3 Public Speaking Brain Hacks From A Psychiatrist

You're reading 3 Public Speaking Brain Hacks From A Psychiatrist, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement.