Everybody who is somebody, from Van Gogh to Andy Warhol, has made self-portraits - it’s not only Kim Kardashian that does it! Take a look at some tips on what you can do to improve your selfies and make them the best ever so that you could get your own fifteen minutes of fame. 1. Let There Be Light Lighting is literally everything. It doesn’t only affect the angles of your face, but the general quality of the picture. Better phones are more capable of reading the light in a dark room which is why they take better pictures. The darker it is around you, the more obvious the low quality will be. Not to worry! If your phone camera isn’t the best, you can still take a great selfie. All you need is a location with a good light source, like the sun. When you are taking a picture o
Every bad meeting has a consistent theme, and meetings that never ended, ones not focused on any particular subject, and meetings plagued by constant interruptions can foil any attempt to convene with employees or colleagues. Moreover, holding the interest of your audience, especially if the topic is dry or boring, can make conveying any message difficult for facilitators. However, today’s office tools can make holding a meeting and delivering any messages much easier for professionals. A good meeting takes planning, but a perfect meeting takes both planning and skillful implementation. A well-planned meeting captures the attention of the audience while conveying any intended messages. Furthermore, a perfect meeting is an efficient one. Let’s take a look at some useful tips on how you
For a long time, stress was perceived as something used as an excuse to explain that you are tired, exhausted or frustrated. But over the years, studies showed that stress is actually responsible for a lot of health issues. From cancer, cardiovascular disease, depression to insomnia and heartburn, stress is the enemy of the modern world. When we are under stress our body produces hormones that are responsible for “fight or flight” response. But if these hormones are produced every day, then your health is at serious risk which is expressed through your body. And just like other organs, skin is affected by stress at work and home as well and these are 6 symptoms it may develop. Psoriasis Psoriasis is when too many skin cells build up and form scaly patches everywhere on the body. The
You might think that once you have thought up, designed and manufactured a new product or service that the really hard work was done. Many people look forward to creating a brand name as they see it as a wildly creative process, which is likely to be the most fun part of launching a new product into the market. However, creating a brand name is about much more than simply picking out a name which you think people will warm to or remember. There is a lot that goes into choosing a successful brand name and it is a much more complex process than you might expect. So much so, that you may want to consider looking into hiring naming consultants who offer a brand naming service and consultancy in order to help you complete this much-underestimated task. Starting with some research There i...
As technology continues to advance by leaps and bounds, so too has cybercrime. From information theft to e-fraud, online criminals have truly stepped up their game in recent years, and there’s no reason to believe they’re going to let up. Although there are many different forms of cybercrime, most of them share one common factor: hacking. Regardless of a cybercriminal’s motivations, nearly every e-crime involves some degree of hacking. That being the case, it’s in the best interest of website owners and administrators to learn more about the various breeds of hacker roaming the web. Below are three types of hacker every site owner should know. Black Hats One of the most dangerous types of the hacker, Black Hats are squarely focused on seizing sensitive financial data, suc
In the world of business, lawsuits happen. A person these days can get the wheels spinning on a lawsuit against a company for any number of reasons: a claim that services were not rendered, ambiguous contract terminology, a perceived slight, etc. Essentially, if someone wants to file a lawsuit, there will be a lawyer out there somewhere who is willing to take it. An unexpected lawsuit can easily overwhelm your already hard-working legal department, but there is a way to deal with an influx of legal work: legal process outsourcers. Our world is more litigious than it has ever been in the past. Companies are facing more legal action than ever before. The sitting president of the United States, for example, at the time of his inauguration, had been involved with 3,500 lawsuits – both by an
Now that your kids are back in school for the 2018-19 year, it’s time to figure out how to match them up with afterschool programs that they’ll enjoy, and hopefully get something out of as well. Depending on what school your children attend, there may be fantastic music programs, drama clubs or even computer coding clubs. Of course, you can’t count on these programs, since often funding is lacking and teachers and volunteers aren’t willing to put in the extra hours. Sometimes seeking out clubs and mentorship outside of the public-school system is the only way to connect your kids or teens to activities that they’re passionate about, whether it’s creative writing, dance or sports. It is, however, extremely important to encourage adolescents to pursue a hobby or vocation that connects them t
When you start a brand new business, there are a variety of things you need to do to ensure that not only do you find customers but that they stay loyal to you for a long time to come. The most important aspect of how customers view your new venture is to be trustworthy. However, until you build an audience, it can be hard to persuade people that your business truly can be trusted. There are some ways to show it right from the start, though, and if you can implement as many as possible, it will be a lot easier to find new customers and keep them coming back. Don’t Sell Not selling may seem a rather strange idea if you are hoping to make money in your business, but it does make sense. If you want to be seen as a reliable, trustworthy business, any engagement you have with your custom
When you hope to start a business venture, first, you probably think what products or services are profitable in your area. Next, you think about establishing a brand identity and a brand name. To whom is it for? What should be my pricing? Where can they find it? Would it benefit them? Would it satisfy their needs and wants? You also probably start daydreaming about marketing gimmicks that can potentially attract your target market. And so, you start jotting down your marketing plans, business name, tagline, ideas for logo and designs, your goals for the business, and even your competitor analysis. Of course, you also don’t forget to calculate the costs of this startup. Taking a look at your savings for this project, it seems that everything is okay. You have enough funds. So, should yo
Having correct fitness goals is important not only to stay strong and fit but also to keep your body healthy. Planning for all of the exercises which can be done in the right manner under professional supervision is very important. If you wish to get started one thing which you have to know is that there are too many things which you will first have to look at. It is not just the right personal training program in Oakville which is important but choosing a good trainer will also hold equal importance. When you choose professionals you will be entitled to a lot of benefits. Mentioned here are some which you can know about and be beneficial with. Faster results: Having a good and well educated personal trainer to guide you in all of your fitness routines and programs will always be be...