10 Tips to Start Meditating Like A Pro

August 13, 2018

The first time I tried meditating, I was 9. I was with my father at the Zen Center he regularly practiced at. I was very nervous as I sat with him for a meditation session and I did what I thought I was supposed to do when meditating: I crossed my legs, squeezed my eyes shut, and tried to push all my thoughts away. That was the point of meditation,…

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Hiring Challenges with Technology

August 13, 2018

Information Technology Blog – – Hiring Challenges with Technology – Information Technology Blog For any business, the staff is the main ambassador not only for branding but also for the selling and customer service. Hence, while hiring the people for the business, it is taken into account that the staff meets certain parameters set by the business so that both of them can grow together. In this age when the…

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4 Best Spots to Mount a License Plate on a Dirt Bike

August 12, 2018

When I first got my dirt bike, I wondered where I should put the dirt bike license plate. It didn’t seem like there was any great place to put it. So where is the best place to put a license plate on a dirt bike? The proper place to put a license plate on a dirt bike is behind the plastic rear fender using a bracket so that the license…

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Buy an Xbox One and Get a Bonus Game Just in Time for Madden Season

August 12, 2018

Starting today, when you purchase any new Xbox One console, you’ll get a digital copy of Madden NFL  19 as a bonus with your purchase. Madden NFL 19 gives you game-changing control on and off the field. Real Player Motion transforms the way you play Madden delivering you gameplay control with precision and intent. Create and share custom draft classes, design your game strategy, progress your players, and execute your…

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Abbreviated Science Round-up: Arthritis and pain, barcoded biology, hothouse Earth

August 12, 2018

Climate change On track to throw the world completely off track I took the weekend off last week, so naturally a paper landed in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences that generated a considerable response. So, though it’s now a whole week old, I’m bouncing back to this article from an international team … with appropriately global impact. We explore the risk that self-reinforcing feedbacks could push the Earth…

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Straw Ban Or Straw Man? Why Plastic Straw Bans Aren’t The Answer

August 12, 2018

A movement to ban disposable plastic straws is sweeping the United States after gaining traction in cities and countries across the world, finding widespread attention after Starbucks announced it would phase out disposable straws by 2020. However, according to disability rights advocates, banning disposable plastic straws—originally created as disability aides—presents unacceptable barriers for people with many disabilities.  Aided by a widespread desire for meaningful environmental change and a viral video…

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Best PlayStation 4 games under $30

August 11, 2018

Want to save some money while you buy great games? Check these titles out. There are certain painful occasions where money management has to take priority over buying every hot new game that comes out for your PlayStation 4. However, just because you are being a responsible adult doesn’t mean that you have to forgo great games altogether. With a little patience and some smart shopping, you can find killer…

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New Job. Wireless specialist or general networking tech?

August 11, 2018

I hope I'm writing this in the right place.. Apologies if not. I have been working in IT Support for the last 7 years and have decided to make the jump into Networking. I took a month out of employment to focus on attaining the CCNA and am taking the CCENT this friday. I am very fortunate and have been offered 2 jobs as a Junior Network Engineer. Both are…

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Coaching & Training Women Academy Spotlight: Gudrun Arngrimsdottir

August 11, 2018

Name: Gudrun Arngrimsdottir Age: 36 Location: Akureyri, Iceland What was your first thought when you learned about the Coaching & Training Women Academy and the Pre- & Postnatal Coaching Certification? I immediately thought “This is definitely something I have to do!” It came to me at a perfect time since I was starting my maternity leave and I thought it would be the optimal time to dive into this material,…

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A Scenic Weekend Travel Itinerary For Northern Ireland

August 11, 2018

Our last holiday as residents of the UK – ironically, I found choosing a destination for this trip as difficult as our very first. With so many places still unseen, I felt overwhelmed with choices. Wherever we chose needed to be special. Not necessarily elaborate or expensive, but certainly memorable. I’m sure a lot of places could have delivered that, but the one we kept coming back to was Northern…

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