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8 Best Career TED Talks for twenty somethings

8 Best Career TED Talks for twenty somethings

Our favourite videos taken from TED Talks for your twenties!   Larry Smith – Why You Will Fail To Have A Great Career TED: In this funny and blunt talk, Larry Smith pulls no punches when he calls out the absurd excuses people invent when they fail to pursue their passions. Angela Lee Duckworth – The Key To Success? Grit TED: Leaving a high-flying job in consulting, Angela Lee Duckworth took a job teaching math to seventh graders in a New York public school. She quickly realized that IQ wasn’t the only thing separating the successful students from those who struggled. Here,...

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6 Best Crowdfunding Tips

6 Best Crowdfunding Tips

Tip 1: Pick Your Platform Kickstarter and Indiegogo are the most commonly used, but there are more speciality platforms if you want to be in more of a focused community such as music or non-profits. So it would be best to do your research and find the best platform based on the project types that they focus on.  Tip 2: Pitch and Story, Product a great video! You need to make sure you stand out, you’re fighting for a persons attention while they’re on the platform in between loads of other distractions they are seeing. Once you have their attention you need to keep them...

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The perfect backpack for Coachella

The perfect backpack for Coachella

Ok, so you're going to Coachella. Your phone is gonna need power. You will want to have tunes in your tent at night. You might not be able to have a plug. You need to keep your stuff safe and locked up at night...Look no further than Lifepack. Solar powered and anti theft backpack means with the built in lock you can keep all of your items safe. The solar panel means your battery will always have power - the built in battery of the Solarbank for Lifepack stores 6 iPhone charges and plays back music for 4 days straight. ...

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Top Instagrammable Photo Editing Tips

A photo says more than a thousand words! Especially on instagram, social media  no matter if you’re just sharing bits & pieces of your life or use this platform as your marketing channel. The photos should be of high quality and catch attention, which is the reason I put together my top 5 tips for you guys, showing how I edit my photos for Instagram: Increase the exposure. Bring it up a couple notches. Restaurants and cafes usually have really inconsistent lighting, and brightening up your photo will help. Slightly increase the contrast. Be careful. A little bit of contrast...

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5 Ways to Better Manage Your Time

5 Ways to Better Manage Your Time

Time management is a skill that takes time to develop and is different for each person. Everyone has a different method of doing their work. You just need to find what works best for you.  Delegate Tasks: Delegation is not running away from your responsibilities but is an important function of management. Learn the art of delegating work to your subordinates as per their skills and abilities. Prioritize Work: Before the start of the day, make a list of tasks that need your immediate attention so you don’t allow the more unimportant tasks to consume much of your time causing the important...

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