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By Mark Shead

How to Prepare for an Internal Interview: 8 Tips to Get a Promotion

You’re interested in a recently announced position in your company. You’ve been waiting for an opportunity to get promoted for years.Since it’s an internal promotion, it won’t be hard to talk shop with your boss and HR manager, right? They already know you. Wrong. Job promotion interviews are just as challenging as interviewing for a new position. The mechanics will be different.

5 Ways To Deal With People Who Put You Down In Hard Times

You have an ambition. You’ve pursued it for some time. You even feel like you’re steadily progressing. So you share your accomplishments with your friends and family, and you’re shocked by their responses. “Why are you doing this?” they say, casting doubt. They make you insecure about your choice.  “I don’t think you can do it,” they claim. They crush your confidence.

How To Take Screenshot On Mac And iOS

How to take a screenshot on a Mac and an iPhone Many times we feel the need to send and share screenshots from our iPhone and Mac computers. We often want to save a screenshot of a game, a bug or sometimes conversations to send them later. Here is a how-to guide to get you familiar with taking a screenshot. Taking screenshots on iPhone Saving a screenshot on an iPhone is very easy and handy, too.

Expedit peninsula kitchen counter

So.. my kitchen was kinda dull.

3 Reasons We Should Embrace Solitude

You're reading 3 Reasons We Should Embrace Solitude, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If you're enjoying this, please visit our site for more inspirational articles. I was asked a very insightful question recently by a young Malaysian Shaman, who seemed to me to be the perfect embodiment of peaceful tranquility.

How I Built a #1-Ranked Podcast With 60M+ Downloads

  The kitchen table where I’ve recorded the majority of my podcasts. This is my first public exploration of the business and art of podcasting. I still have much to improve, but I’m ready to share a few lessons learned. It’s my hope that they’ll save you a ton of time. I’m still flabbergasted by how this experiment took on a life of its own.

Bem estar: Diferenças entre ser ‘vegetariano’ e ‘vegano’

Comer, além de gerar energia para o organismo, é um estilo de vida. Seja por questões religiosas, respeito aos animais/meio ambiente ou por desejo em melhorar a qualidade de vida, algumas pessoas escolhem retirar carnes e outros alimentos de origem animal da dieta.

5 Habits That Keep You From Making The Most Of Your Time

You're reading 5 Habits That Keep You From Making The Most Of Your Time, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement.

How to Instill a Love of Fitness in Your Kids

This post is brought to you by the 2016 GMC Sierra. Through precision, great trucks and great men are made. THIS IS THE PRECISION OF PROFESSIONAL GRADE. What’s this? We all know that being active is an important part of a healthy lifestyle.

Podcast #191: How to Find the Work You Were Meant to Do

Have you ever met someone who has a job that seems like something they were born to do? Not only do their skills match up with their job, but they genuinely enjoy their work. Now you might think it’s just plain luck that landed them their career, but my guest today has written a book about how you can turn the odds of the career lottery more in your favor.

A Little Happier: Sometimes, Flawed Can Be More Perfect Than Perfection

This is one of my favorite Secrets of Adulthood: Sometimes, flawed can be more perfect than perfection. I love the humming that’s audible in this recording of Glenn Gould’s performance.

Patrull KidCat

IKEA items used: PATRULL FAST children safety gate WHY? - Our house is small, but we like our cat to have optimal access to the spaces in the house, while at the same time trying to keep our kid from falling off the staircase.

Have a family technology manager

Order a copy today of ​Never Too Busy to Cure Clutter​ by Unclutterer's Editor-in-Chief Erin Rooney Doland. Keeping your tech gadgets in working order is an aspect of general home maintenance. Just like you make sure the refrigerator is running well and the rain gutters are clean, many contemporary home owners must maintain a family’s digital life.

How to Start and End a Professional Business Email

Over 89 billion business emails are sent each day according to recent statistics published in Mashable. That's not even including the over 55 billion personal emails sent each day. Email is an important part of the way we conduct business and our lives.

20 PPT Templates: For Simple, Modern PowerPoint Presentations

Is your presentation deadline fast approaching? It can take time to compile all the elements that make a great presentation: craft a compelling narrative, simplify your data, pull together your graphics, get your slides designed, and everything ready.You have a room to deliver an engaging presentation to, and (to do that well) a message to practice and hone.