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Facebook Twitter My research also took me to a different sort of hotbed: the laboratories and research centres around the country investigating the new science of talent development.

For centuries, people have instinctively assumed that talent is largely innate, a gift given out at birth. But now, thanks to the work of a wide-ranging team of scientists, including Dr K Anders Ericsson, Dr Douglas Fields, and Dr Robert Bjork, the old beliefs about talent are being overturned. In their place, a new view is being established, one in which talent is determined far less by our genes and far more by our actions: specifically, the combination of intensive practice and motivation that produces brain growth.

It started when I visited my first talent hotbed, the Spartak Tennis Club in Moscow. On my first morning there, I walked in to see a line of players swinging their racquets in slow motion, without the ball, as a teacher made small, precise adjustments to their form. ASL Sign Language Video Dictionary. 6 Words That Make Your Resume Suck. This article is part of a series called How to Write a Resume.

6 Words That Make Your Resume Suck

To start this series from the beginning, read the introduction. I’ve used a few bad words in my life. S$it, you probably have too. But when the wrong words appear on your resume, it sucks. These sucky words are not of the four-letter variety. So how do you write a wicked resume without the suck? 1. My lips pucker and make sour sucking noises when I read “Responsible For” on a resume. Employers want the numerical facts. BADResponsible for writing user guides on deadline. GOODWrote six user guides for 15,000 users two weeks before deadline. BADResponsible for production costs. GOODReduced production costs by 15 percent over three months. The resume that avoids vague “responsibilities” and sticks to facts detailing figures, growth, reduced costs, number of people managed, budget size, sales, and revenue earned gets the job interview. 2.

BADExperience programming in PHP. 3. Yes, I realize this isn’t a single word but rather a phrase. Learn What You Wanna Do. R2D2 Translator. Tutorial: Make your own flowing skirt. I remembered when I just passed college and was looking for a job.

Tutorial: Make your own flowing skirt

One day I got a letter for interview in another city very far from my place. I was frantically trying to put together my clothes but what I really needed was missing. Yes, A SKIRT. I had this blazer but with no matching skirt. I spent half day mall hopping with no result. So, if you happened to be in the same situation like I had but with novice skill of sewing, what would you do? What you need: * 1.5 meters of fabric (if you want the flowing flirting one, try crepe or poly cotton fabric) * Sewing notions: scissors, pin, newspaper, measuring tape, pencil, thread, etc and of course a sewing machine:) * elastic How to: 1. . 2. 3. Now let's make the pattern (see Photo for guidance) 2. 3. 5. 6. 7. It will look like this 1. 2. 3. 4. I hope it's clear enough, email me if you have any questions:) Happy Sewing.