KDNK Programs: Express Yourself
Carbondale and the Roaring Fork Valley are full of creative artists expressing themselves. And there is no shortage of nationally renowned touring acts visiting the many venues here. It all adds up to a crowded entertainment scene. KDNK's Express Yourself program highlights the many cultural offerings available to us.
This Famous Google Exec Quit His Job To Work In China — And He's Been Totally Blown Away By What He Found
For years, Hugo Barra was one of the most visible executives at Google. He was a product manager for its Android team. Every year at Google's biggest conference, Google I/O, Barra would show off Android's latest new features for the whole world. Then, in August of this year, Barra quit Google to work for a Chinese company. In December, he gave a talk in Paris about how utterly blown away he's been by that place.
Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/what-the-chinese-tech-industry-is-like-2014-1#ixzz31ukhj9ir
How being in a rush kills beauty
It’s 7:45 in the morning and you’re rushing to get to work. You’re preoccupied with thoughts about the coming day: the calls you need to make, the emails you need to write, the meetings you need to schedule for the overdue project.
When you are in a rush, how do you respond to beauty?
The Washington Post set up an experiment to answer just that.
8 Ways To Fix A Bad Hair Day When In A Rush
‘Bad hair day’ is no unknown phenomenon in a girl’s life. We all dread days when our hair just don’t listen to us and no matter how hard we try, we just cannot fix them up. Although washing your hair is the most obvious solution to a bad hair day, not always do we have so much time in hand. Here we give you 8 ways on how you can fix a bad hair day when in a rush.
Read more at http://www.magforwomen.com/8-ways-to-fix-a-bad-hair-day-when-in-a-rush/#EQAhWbwYBEeByCVh.99
Ellen Pompeo Leaves Lunch in a Hurry
Ellen Pompeo leaves her lunch date in a rush on Wednesday (April 4) in Santa Monica, Calif.
The 42-year-old Grey’s Anatomy actress met up with a friend for a bite to eat, but had to run after they said their goodbyes.
Are you always late -- whether for a family dinner or a job interview? There might be more meaning behind it than you think!
Joanna grew up with a mother who was always rushing her. From the time she was a little child, her mother would get really angry with her if she was not ready to leave on time.
For the past several weeks, I’ve been reflecting on living a hurried life. I become convicted of patterns and pursuits counterproductive to the mission to make disciples. The rhythm of society these days seems to be so out of step with the cadence Jesus set out for his disciples. Here is the Savior of the world, the Author of time, never in a hurry in accomplishing the most life-changing, history-shaping mission the world has ever known.
Switching Email Subscription Services
Recently, I switched my blog’s email subscription service fromFeedburner to FeedBlitz. Why? Because I listened to the feedback from my readers.
Feedburner is owned by Google and it’s free. It provides a simple way for bloggers to offer both RSS and email subscriptions to their readers. It’s free, but it is a one-size-fits-all approach. You don’t have much control over the formatting, especially for email subscribers.For example, you can’t do much to customize the graphics other than insert a picture. You can’t modify the subject line, so that it includes the article title. As a result, every email I sent to my subscribers looked like this, with the exact same subject line.
30+ Creative Examples of Subscription & Social Area Designs
If you own a website or blog, having a nicely designed subscription box & social icons is essential if you want to build up a good following. Here's a collection of beautiful subscription & social icon areas for inspiration. These subscription boxes and social icons have been designed well and show unique ways of showcasing subscription areas on a website.
Subscriber Self-Help Guildes
We offer expert technical support resources such as self-help guides that will answer common questions and how-to tips.
How I Virally Increase My Subscribers List With Facebook
As you know, Facebook is one of the biggest sources of traffic for bloggers and internet marketers these days, of course not forgetting the Giant Google…
One of the blog which I manage right now receives 100000+ (1,2,3,4,5 – count the zeros!) impressions every single month. And guess what? Of all this traffic, 55% traffic comes from Facebook and some 20-30% comes from other social networking sites.
We are able to bring such HUGE amount of traffic to that blog simply because of theVIRAL nature of Facebook (and a little bit of other social sites). We haven’t done anything extraordinary. All we have done is, added a ‘viral solution’ on the blog.
And it’s nothing but Facebook’s very own “LIKE button”. Yes, it’s that simple for us to increase the traffic on one of our blog. Our fans around the globe spread the blog content by LIKING it and you can easily imagine how it can help YOU too if you are able to do something like this with your squeeze pages without giving any trouble to the ‘possible’ subscriber.
Don’t Let Overwhelming Issues Hinder The Growth Of Your Business
Business growth potential depends on how to you manage your time but also how you leverage the people or employees around you. There are other ways to improve business growth but many times business owners are so scatter brained that they never complete one task before moving onto another task.
Of coarse this is the mind of an entrepreneur and I know you have to strike while the iron is hot but sometimes without a good system in place, this could become very overwhelming for any type of business.
You’ve heard that you need to be active in social media these days to promote your business or website. But there are so many different social media tools available that it can be impossible to maintain active profiles on all of them. What can you do about it?
Sometimes even after you narrow down your options, regular management and interaction with your community can be overwhelming. So let’s talk about some options you have when you are in that position.
I'm So Overwhelmed!
I never thought that packing my entire room would be as overwhelming as it is; well, actually, I've never thought about it because I seriously never thought I would be getting kicked out of my house with two weeks notice to do so.
When You Feel Overwhelmed by Your Workload
Ioften write and speak on workload management. But even I occasionally get overwhelmed by the sheer volume of requests and assignments. I’m in such a state right now.
In the last week I’ve attended board meetings for three different companies. Two were out of town. In addition, I have spoken publicly five times and am right in the middle of reviewing the copy-edited manuscript for my new book.
That doesn’t even count the 669 e-mails I have received in the last week. (Yes, that’s the exact count as of 10 minutes ago. It only represents the ones that have come through to my private account.) No wonder I feel overwhelmed!
But I’ll bet your life is no different. The reality is all of us have more work than we can possibly do. When you add to this the demands of regular exercise, family, church, civic duties, and some semblance of a social life, it becomes impossible.
Spontaneous delivery in early term (37-39 weeks) may be associated with subsequent spontaneous preterm labor.
This time the word was ‘subsequent’. How do you draw that?
After discussion and examples, the student drew this picture showing a sequence of her classes. Her sentence was, “Subsequent to social studies, I go to physics class.” Nice.
Once she got used to drawing pictures to gain understanding of a concept, we moved to a less time consuming process of using graphic organizers and outlines to organize her thoughts in order to write meaningful and accurate sentences.
Complete Vitamin List and Subsequent Benefits
Nutrients in all their forms are necessary to obtain healthy results, not just in everyday life, but especially during fitness programs where you are taxing your system. Vitamins, in particular, regulate metabolism, produce enzymes that assist with cellular growth and protection, and are used in energy-releasing biochemical processes that break down foods into usable fuel.
Free cheese comes only in a mousetrap. Illustration of credulity and subsequent punishment for their trust in those that it offers free.
Employee Terminations and Subsequent Payments
From the employee perspective, subsequent payments may impact employee entitlement to EI benefits, even EI benefits previously paid. Where there is such a retroactive impact, Service Canada will consider the former employee to have been overpaid and will seek to recover any such over payment of EI benefits. Not only is such a recovery an inconvenience, but if Service Canada considers the employee should also have directly reported the subsequent payment to them, this might involve significant penalties and reduce the former employee’s ability to collect EI benefits in the future, for at least 5 years going forward.
Well-child visits linked to more than 700,000 subsequent flu-like illnesses
Well child visits are critically important. However, our results demonstrate that healthcare professionals should devote more attention to reducing the risk of spreading infections in waiting rooms and clinics. Infection control guidelines currently exist. To increase patient safety in outpatient settings, more attention should be paid to these guidelines by healthcare professionals, patients, and their families," said Phil Polgreen, MD, MPH, lead author of the study.
In 1995 I attended my first Burning Man, where one of the most surreal spectacles I witnessed was a large silver shark racing across the playa with teeth bared and tail flapping. This was Ripper the Shark, an art car made by Texas artist Tom Kennedy. Ripper and Tom resided at Art Car Camp, where I found myself spending afternoons chatting with the art car artists and helping to paint a car.
'Call me Catherine', says Kate Middleton as proposal rumours hit fever pitch
If all things go to plan, her name will be etched on mugs, plates and the pages of history.
So for Kate Middleton, it's very important that we all get it right.
The royal girlfriend has apparently asked that everyone call her Catherine, a name with a much more formal ring and a queenly history.
Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-1021777/Call-Catherine-says-Kate-Middleton-proposal-rumours-hit-fever-pitch.html#ixzz31YxIUTqt
Rumours about Rob Ford's whereabouts hit fever pitch
Where in the world is Rob Ford? We asked before, and it souns like we will find out today. The Ford family says it is going to release proof that the mayor is enrolled in a rehabilitation program somewhere outside Toronto, possibly in Muskoka, in an attempt to quell rumours the mayor may be elsewhere.
Doug Ford told the Toronto Sun's Joe Warmington the family will "put an end to all speculation" about where and how Rob is being treated for alcohol and (maybe, one would hope) drug addiction issues.
Interest in Pinterest Reaches a Fever Pitch
Could Pinterest be the silver bullet for retailers on social media? Pinterest is clearly resonating with online consumers in a big way. To put it simply, customers who find a product via Pinterest are more likely to purchase it than those who find the product via other social networks.
Fever pitch: Buzz over Obama VP announcement heats up
With the Denver convention less than a week away, the buzz over Sen. Barack Obama's vice presidential choice is reaching fever pitch among campaign watchers and pundits, who expect Obama to make an announcement this week — perhaps as early as Wednesday morning — to get a preconvention media bounce.