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The 2017 Ig Nobel Prize Winners

The 2017 Ig Nobel Prize Winners

The Ig Nobel Prize takes place every year mid-September right around the same time recipients of the genuine Nobel Prizes are announced. The Ig Nobel Prize however is intended to celebrate the unusual visionary whose inventions are meant to make people laugh and spark your interests in science, medicine, and technology.     HERE ARE… Read more »

10 Time Management Skills To Master

10 Time Management Skills To Master

Stay On Track – Schedule your day before it unfolds. Remember The Basics – Use planners and calendaring to help you prioritize your work day. Schedule your activities in shorter increments to really use your time effectively. (e.g. 15 minutes not 30 minutes) Complete Harder Tasks First – It’s best to get them done and…

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ANATOMY OF A HURRICANE

ANATOMY OF A HURRICANE

Life Cycle: Formation- Storms in disturbed area of ocean Tropical depression- Thunderstorms start to swirl around a centre Tropical storm- Winds over 39 mph Hurricane- Winds over 74 mph Inside: Eye Wall – Composed of dense clouds that contain the strongest winds in the storm. Eye- Relatively calm, center area approximately 20-40 miles across. Warm… Read more »

LABOR DAY IN AMERICA

Chemistry of Grilling - Happy Labor Day - RD Partners

Labor Day is a holiday held to honor the contributions and achievements of workers all over America and Canada. It is celebrated on the first Monday in September and in many other countries on May 1st. Fun Facts on Labor Day: Labor Day is celebrated by most American’s as the symbolic end of the summer…

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3 Ways Successful People Work Less & Get More Done

Disconnect In Order To Reconnect- Try to disconnect from your work emails over the weekends. If you must check your emails over the weekend set a short period of time to do so. Create An 80/20 Rule- 80% of outcomes can be attributed to 20% of all causes for a given event. Create a system…

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3 Habits That Will Make You Sound Smarter

Did you know when it comes to appearing smarter speaking is superior to writing? This is because writing lacks nonverbal elements such as, emotion, tone and thoughtfulness.  Here are 3 tips you can implement today to sound smarter. Avoid Mindless Language- Avoid cliché, buzzwords. Avoid using words without knowing the correct sense of their meaning….

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animal facts

Enjoy these 4 interesting animal facts. A tigers tongue is so rough it can lick the paint right off of buildings. It can also strip the skin right from the bones of another animal. 3 interesting things about the Scorpion Mouse- They’re carnivorous, immune to venom, and howl like a wolf to claim their territory…. Read more »

Do's and Don'ts

Starting a new position can be stressful and you may feel a lot of pressure to make big impressions quickly. There are a few things you can do to make this transition a smooth success and also a few things to avoid setting you back. Do- Establish quick wins- This can be as simple as… Read more »

Science of Happiness

Ever wonder what the science of happiness is? The phrase “the science of happiness” refers to a new field of social science called positive psychology. If you could use an extra dose of happiness keep reading… 🙂  This Science of Happiness The Hippocampus- The area of the brain responsible for happiness and positive memories. Serotonin- A… Read more »