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Two Group Practices Every Noob Should Start Using for Solo Projects. Two Group Practices Every Noob Should Start Using for Solo Projects Here are two practices used on professional group projects that new developers and students should start implementing when creating solo projects.

Two Group Practices Every Noob Should Start Using for Solo Projects

Use Git the Right Way When you are creating a new feature for your project, don’t just work on your master branch on your local machine. Create a new branch for the feature you are working on and then merge it back in when it passes muster. Here is a great blog post by a fellow named Scott Lambert on how to do it, including links to learn Git for the first time, if you haven’t used it. I should also mention that while I don’t know Scott, according to his website, he is either still a student or very recently completed his web development studies and he has already been using professional Git practices for awhile. How to Improve Your Writing Skills – Johnny Lists. By Johnny Webber 1.

How to Improve Your Writing Skills – Johnny Lists

Read. A lot. 700+ Free Stuff on The Internet — Free Stuff. 700+ Free Stuff on The Internet Please feel free to share it on other Social Media Sites who might find the list helpful.

700+ Free Stuff on The Internet — Free Stuff

Thanks! I also made Box of Square, which will be updated as frequently as I can to add more free resources on the internet, which is at I’ve tried making a simple Android App as well: Questions to Spark Authenticity — Dating Frontiers. Hi.How are you?

Questions to Spark Authenticity — Dating Frontiers

Where do you work? What do you drive? I really hate superficial conversations. Hearing them at networking events makes me cringe. Hearing them on a first date is a total dealbreaker. Complete Guide to Never Quitting Anything Again — Rype Academy. Complete Guide to Never Quitting Anything Again This is a follow-up post to our popular Ultimate Guide to Learning Anything Faster article.

Complete Guide to Never Quitting Anything Again — Rype Academy

The truth is, most people can become good at almost anything. However, most of us quit before we reach the finish line. Why? Frustration and lack of persistency is one of the biggest reasons why we never master the skills we want to acquire; from learning a language, playing an instrument, or being a great cook. The ‘Get My Shit Together’ Afternoon — Startups, Wanderlust, and Life Hacking. The ‘Get My Shit Together’ Afternoon Even the most diligent of us has loose ends we can tie up: unnecessary costs, insurance, emergency preparedness, and so on.

The ‘Get My Shit Together’ Afternoon — Startups, Wanderlust, and Life Hacking

I’m no different. I’m pretty responsible, but I’m not perfect. So I built a list of things I can do in an afternoon to get my shit together. This isn’t about eliminating risk from our lives. The Only One Skill That, If You Have, Will Completely Change Your Life — Personal Growth. The Only One Skill That, If You Have, Will Completely Change Your Life This article originally appeared on Growthzer.

The Only One Skill That, If You Have, Will Completely Change Your Life — Personal Growth

We all look for the key recipe for the success. The secret element which will make all the difference. 3 Steps To Take When You “Lack Motivation” — And Why That’s A Dumb Thing To Say — Better Humans. Look.

3 Steps To Take When You “Lack Motivation” — And Why That’s A Dumb Thing To Say — Better Humans

I get it. It’s hard to get out of bed in the morning. There are plenty of excuses not to, but I’m sorry, “I just lack motivation these days” isn’t one of them. The Chokehold of Calendars. Meetings may be toxic, but calendars are the superfund sites that allow that toxicity to thrive.

The Chokehold of Calendars

All calendars suck. And they all suck in the same way. Calendars are a record of interruptions. And quite often they’re a battlefield over who owns whose time. 60 YouTube channels that will make you smarter — Startups, Wanderlust, and Life Hacking. Time is finite.

60 YouTube channels that will make you smarter — Startups, Wanderlust, and Life Hacking

Social media and Netflix can all too easily swallow our precious hours. So why not put them to better use on YouTube? Beyond the music, virals and gaming videos, YouTube has many great channels that can teach anyone practically anything. Here are the sharpest brains. Press play and become smarter! Spark your curiosity Vsauce — Amazing answers to questions about our world In a Nutshell — Animations that make learning beautiful C. Crash Course — Bite-sized science and learning across many subjects Scishow — Indispensable science news, history and concepts HowStuffWorks — Your daily curiosity dose that explains the world Brit Lab — Smart-ass ammunition that’s guaranteed to astound THNKR — People, stories and ideas that change perspectives Experiment with the sciences MinutePhysics — Simple explanations of physics and other sciences MinuteEarth — Science and stories about our awesome planet Veritasium — Science and engineering videos by Derek Muller.

The 37 Best Websites To Learn Something New — Life Learning. Forget overpriced schools, long days in a crowded classroom, and pitifully poor results. These websites and apps cover myriads of science, art, and technology topics. They will teach you practically anything, from making hummus to building apps in node.js, most of them for free. There is absolutely no excuse for you not to master a new skill, expand your knowledge, or eventually boost your career. You can learn interactively at your own pace and in the comfort of your own home.