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10 Tricks to Appear Smart in Meetings

10 Tricks to Appear Smart in Meetings

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ReInhabiting the Village: Co-Creating Our Future by Jamaica Stevens and Keyframe Media Electronic Awakening is an ethnographic documentary film by Andrew Johner that investigates the spirituality of Electronic Music dance culture and its ties to ancient shamanic rituals. The film features dozens of experts, visionaries, and published authors who explore the premise that Electronic Music is spiritual technology that allows access to higher states of consciousness. Filmed over a period of 5 years at events such as Burning Man, Earthdance, LoveFest, Moontribe, Wicked, Shambhala and the Boom Festival in Portugal. Learn more: With world-renowned artists such as Shpongle, The Crystal Method, Random Rab, Phutureprimitive, Govinda, Cosmosis, Vibrasphere, Bird of Prey and many more.

Mellow Pastimes Can Be Good For Your Health, Too Painting iStockphoto hide caption itoggle caption iStockphoto This makes total sense: When you're engaged in an activity you truly enjoy, you're happy. 9 Phrases That Make You Sound Young and Inexperienced at Work When I started my first job, I was the youngest person in my organization. No, really. Although I could legally drink (barely), every single one of my 300-or-so co-workers was older and more experienced than I was.

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slack_and_the_office_chat_several_people_are_typing_who_s_working.single Photo illustration by Slate. Photo by Jeanette Dietl/Shutterstock. Last year blogger Beejoli Shah started to notice a curious new artifact populating her social media feeds: screenshots of office chats, mostly taking place in an upstart workplace communication tool called Slack. At first Shah failed to see the appeal of sharing a few lines of water cooler conversation among co-workers that, more times than not, appeared basically unintelligible to outsiders.

16 Honest Statements You Should Start Saying if You Want to Win People Over What’s the difference between knowing what you’re doing and the separate (but also quite useful) attribute of looking as if you know what you’re doing? We’ve explored this recently, when I wrote about the time I was on an airplane with a pilot whose cavalier attitude scared all of the passengers. (I don’t know if he’s good at flying planes, but I know we didn’t trust him.) And about the guy who walked up to a group of us and swore several times in his first few phrases. (Is he good at his job?

About Click on Image to Enlarge Earth Intelligence Network (EIN) is a Virginia-based non-profit corporation certified as a 501c3 Public Charity. Donations are tax deductible. Judge throws out evidence gathered by agents posing as Caesars Palace Internet repairmen It's a scene right out of Oceans Fourteen: The FBI deliberately cuts off Internet service to a gambler's hotel room in order to force him to call for maintenance service. The repair man, of course, is actually an undercover agent who, acting without a warrant, uses his visit to the room to surreptitiously gather evidence of the suspect's illegal gambling operation. Unfortunately for the feds, things don't work the same in real life as they do in the movies. Where by "things" I mean the fourth amendment's protections against unlawful search and seizure.

The 11 Best Career Quizzes to Help You Find Your Dream Job If you’re anything like us, you’ve probably been a little too sucked into the BuzzFeed quiz sensation. And while those goofy little tests are a fun distraction, what if we told you that you could spend your time taking quizzes that are actually beneficial to your career? We’ve gathered some of the best career assessments and personality quizzes on the web. Whether you need help finding the right path for you or want to learn a little more about your working style to help you improve the job you already have, there’s sure to be a quiz for you. And while no test is likely to be able to tell you exactly what your dream career might be, these can certainly help point you in the right direction. 1.

The open source revolution is coming and it will conquer the 1% - ex CIA spy Robert David Steele, former Marine, CIA case officer, and US co-founder of the US Marine Corps intelligence activity, is a man on a mission. But it's a mission that frightens the US intelligence establishment to its core.With 18 years experience working across the US intelligence community, followed by 20 more years in commercial intelligence and training, Steele's exemplary career has spanned almost all areas of both the clandestine world. Steele started off as a Marine Corps infantry and intelligence officer. After four years on active duty, he joined the CIA for about a decade before co-founding the Marine Corps Intelligence Activity, where he was deputy director.

How Washington Derailed Amtrak Thirty-nine minutes into his southbound ride from Wilmington, Delaware, to Washington, D.C., Joseph H. Boardman, president and CEO of Amtrak, begins to cry. We're in the dining car of a train called the Silver Star, surrounded by people eating hamburgers. 5 Questions You Should Always Ask During a Performance Review With December right around the corner, you’ve got one thing one your mind—and I’m not talking stocking stuffers. I’m talking about the dreaded performance review, and nothing says “holiday cheer” less than your boss calling you into her office to discuss your work over the past quarter. Key word: discuss! Keep in mind this is a discussion, not a one-sided conversation.

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