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3 Steps for Turning Failure into Lasting Success

3 Steps for Turning Failure into Lasting Success | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
As young entrepreneurs, we are creators. Visionaries, if you will. As we dream up and build our businesses and startups entirely from scratch, we rarely (if ever) factor in the inevitability of failure at some point along the way.
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10 Science-Backed Ways to Spark Creativity

10 Science-Backed Ways to Spark Creativity | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
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Research over the last decade has shown that there are proven methods for sparking creative insights.
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Check an Email's Salutation to Avoid Phishing Scams

Check an Email's Salutation to Avoid Phishing Scams | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
Sometimes the best way to avoid phishing is simply knowing what to look for . Ian Paul of PC World recommends checking the salutation if you're skeptical of an email.
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The Biggest Resume Mistakes, According to Google's Head of HR

The Biggest Resume Mistakes, According to Google's Head of HR | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
Senior VP of People Operations at Google, Laszlo Bock, has reviewed over 20,000 resumes in his career. These are the mistakes he sees over and over.
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Werner Herzog: Tackle Your Ideas

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Burglar designed by Designvad from the Noun Project In filmmaker Werner Herzog’s book A Guide for the Perplexed, he describes his ideation process and how he selects which concept to develop first: The problem isn’t coming up with ideas, it is how...
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5 Essential Books for Any Freelancer

5 Essential Books for Any Freelancer | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
When I made the jump from teacher to full-time freelance writer last year, I took on the transition like a holy calling. I scoured all the popular freelancing blogs and reached out to every friend-of-a-friend who was even remotely in the industry.
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Pantone Beer Serves Up a Refreshing Redesign

Pantone Beer Serves Up a Refreshing Redesign | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
There's nothing like cracking open a crisp, cold 7412 C at the end of the day.
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Dog-Loving Artist Draws Hilarious Sketches Inspired By His Bull Terrier

Dog-Loving Artist Draws Hilarious Sketches Inspired By His Bull Terrier | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
When seeking inspiration on Instagram, look no further than man's best friend.
Brazilian artist and advertising professional Rafael Mantesso always wanted a bull terrier since he was a little boy.
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No More Working Late: At The End Of Each Day, This Office Disappears

No More Working Late: At The End Of Each Day, This Office Disappears | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
Work-life balance by design: At 6 p.m., the desks retract up to the ceiling, making room for creative community uses and keeping staff from working too late.
During the day, this Amsterdam design studio looks like a typical workspace.
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13 Recommended Readings For Creative Leaders This Fall - Forbes

13 Recommended Readings For Creative Leaders This Fall - Forbes | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
So far in 2014, we have seen at least two additions to the short bookshelf of essential readings for creative leaders: Pixar CEO Ed Catmull’s account (with Amy Wallace) of building and sustaining a successful creative culture, Creativity, Inc.:...

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The Linguistics of LOL

The Linguistics of LOL | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
When two friends created the site I Can Has Cheezburger?, in 2007, to share cat photos with funny, misspelled captions, it was a way of cheering themselves up. They probably weren’t thinking about long-term sociolinguistic implications.
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How Repetition Enchants the Brain and the Psychology of Why We Love It in Music

How Repetition Enchants the Brain and the Psychology of Why We Love It in Music | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
"Music takes place in time, but repetition beguilingly makes it knowable in the way of something outside of time."

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What Happens When We All Live to 100?

What Happens When We All Live to 100? | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
For millennia, if not for eons—anthropology continuously pushes backward the time of human origin—life expectancy was short. The few people who grew old were assumed, because of their years, to have won the favor of the gods.
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This office dissapears

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News, infographics, and videos about the future of energy, electric cars, the environment, and food on FastCoExist.com.
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How To Market A Self-Published Book

How To Market A Self-Published Book | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
You can achieve success -- however you define success -- by doing practically anything that goes with or even against current advice online for self-published book marketing. The "self" in self-publishing means you've got the reins....
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The "Secret" to Coming Up with Great Ideas Is Showing Up

The "Secret" to Coming Up with Great Ideas Is Showing Up | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
Psst. Want to know how creative geniuses come up with their great ideas and masterpieces? The answer isn't luck.
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Social Media Users Are More Charitable Than You Might Think

Social Media Users Are More Charitable Than You Might Think | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
There's no doubt that social media has made it easier for charitable organizations and nonprofits to spread their messages. The major press release or fundraiser can now be simplified into a series of tweets or Facebook posts.
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Rosie Revere, Engineer: A Stereotype-Defying Children’s Book Celebrating the Value of Failure

Rosie Revere, Engineer: A Stereotype-Defying Children’s Book Celebrating the Value of Failure | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
An illustrated ode to the brilliant flops that pave the way for brilliant breakthroughs.
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Set "Now" Deadlines to Stop Procrastination for Long-Term Projects

Set "Now" Deadlines to Stop Procrastination for Long-Term Projects | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
Our brain can fool us into not being as productive as we should. To counter that, you should trick your brain. So when you have a long-term project, set a deadline for any task that has to be done in the "now."
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How to Beat Writer’s Block: 5 Ways to Face the Blank Page

How to Beat Writer’s Block: 5 Ways to Face the Blank Page | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
Just as an artist wouldn’t be able to rework a blank canvas, a writer cannot edit a blank page. Making mistakes is part of the process; don’t smother your creativity out of fear and doubt.
Everyone has ebbs and flows in their creativity.
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Conquer Insomnia In 6 Weeks? There's An App For That--And It Could Change Your Life

Conquer Insomnia In 6 Weeks? There's An App For That--And It Could Change Your Life | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
There's plenty of science behind Sleepio, now available on iOS 8, but it's an animated professor that brings users back for weekly sessions.
When Peter Hames complained to doctors about his insomnia, they responded by pulling out a prescription pad.
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How A Culture Of Learning Makes Teams More Productive

How A Culture Of Learning Makes Teams More Productive | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
Quora is all about helping people learn--and applying those principles has helped it work smarter, says product manager Sandra Liu Huang.
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How Reading Slowly (Real Books, Not Twitter) Cuts Stress

How Reading Slowly (Real Books, Not Twitter) Cuts Stress | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
A "slow reading" movement touts the benefits of unplugged reading time, and the detriments of skimming the Internet.
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Here's More Proof That Americans Don't Know How To Stop Working

Here's More Proof That Americans Don't Know How To Stop Working | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
For U.S. workers at both ends of the economic spectrum, work never, ever stops.
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George Orwell on Writing, How to Counter the Mindless Momentum of Language, and the Four Questions a Great Writer Must Ask Herself

George Orwell on Writing, How to Counter the Mindless Momentum of Language, and the Four Questions a Great Writer Must Ask Herself | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
"By using stale metaphors, similes and idioms, you save much mental effort, at the cost of leaving your meaning vague, not only for your rea
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Seeing is Doing: Eight Creative Ways to Visualize Your To-Do List

Seeing is Doing: Eight Creative Ways to Visualize Your To-Do List | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
Sometimes my task list is too overwhelming.
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