If you own a smartphone, then you have undoubtedly been introduced to the most popular photo app known to man. Apple, Inc. states that Instagram is currently at over 150 million users- a number that is sure to grow as the popularity and uses for Instagram are seemingly limitless. The app provides a highly accessible and simple way to not only capture, but share, your world’s best moments and embrace any and all Instagram Ideas. With a number of ways to customize your own personal photos and videos with one of the several aesthetically appealing and custom built filter effects, any smartphone user has the ability to transform everyday moments to works of modern art. With Instagram, that is not just a plate of fries…it is a Lo-Fi filtered snapshot of American greatness! We here at Udemy understand the power and impact of Instagram and together, we will make your use of Instagram meet its true potential, whether it’s for personal enjoyment or for building a business. [Read more...]
Yeah, dandelions. You know, those annoying “weeds” that blow up your lawn every spring with a burst of yellow that can be seen for miles. The ones that you try incessantly to prevent from commandeering your lawn every year. Don’t worry about them anymore. Use them! Kids use them as wishing wells when they are in their wistful fluffy end- stage. Us adults can use them to fulfill vitamin deficiencies and even help stave off diseases like cancer. It’s in the top six herbal remedies in the Chinese medicinal cabinet and it’s about time we start paying attention to the miracle herbs that lay at our feet. Juicing is a wonderful way to detox your body and include plants like dandelions into your diet. Learn all about green juicing in this online training.
There are a few ways you can enjoy the dandelion, by using the greens or the actual head of the weed. It may seem counter-intuitive to inject a weed into your daily diet but dandelions aren’t the only weed that are hitting up the health food radar. There’s stinging nettles (yes, you can eat these), purslane, and lambs quarters. Dandelion greens are the most popular portion of the weed to be used for nutrients, but you can also make great use of those bright yellow heads.
If you plan to work in software development and engineering, get prepared for some tough questions related to the field. Nothing is more nerve-wracking than a tech interview. You’ll likely sit in front of multiple people who will judge your answers as well as your personality. Most people recommend studying before your interview. Although you can’t prepare for all questions an interviewer can ask, you can prepare yourself for some common questions. Here are some OOP interview questions you’ll likely encounter in your next interview.
One of the primary reasons juicing helps reduce fat is because a cup of fruit and vegetable juice can be a low calorie, high nutrient meal substitute that allows you to consume less without feeling hungry. [Read more...]
Have you heard the buzz about green juice? Whether you’ve already given green juice a try or you’re still doing your research before jumping on the bandwagon, it’s no surprise that so many people are touting the benefits of green juice for a healthier body and a better lifestyle overall.
Many people choose to include green juice in their diets as part of an overall healthy eating lifestyle. You can learn more about healthy eating in this great course on healthy cooking fundamentals from Udemy. However, before you begin, it’s good to know a little bit more about green juice and why it is such an incredible product.
“Sometimes in our lives, we all have pain, we all have sorrow.” This quote sounds more profound when sung by the great Bill Withers, who goes on to proclaim that, during such times, “we all need someone to lean on.” No doubt it is far more difficult to face unhappiness alone, but when your unhappiness is coming from a hidden place, when it is not a recent death or divorce or immediate tragedy, locating the source of your unhappiness can be the difference between finding your way out and struggling blindly for indefinite periods of time.
If you’ve been unhappy for no apparent reason, you should take a long, unbiased and honest look at your life, and perhaps develop a new outlook by taking a course such as this one that examines happiness from a scientific perspective. Below I’ve detailed many of the common and powerful reasons people lapse into unhappiness, which will help you to identify the source of your unrest.
It’s natural to experience lulls in self-confidence. Just your run-of-the-mill bad day is bound to damped anyone’s spirits. But there’s a difference between this and persistent, lasting feelings of low self-esteem. Low self-esteem is, thankfully, entirely curable. It takes willingness and dedication, like many things worth doing in life, but it is far from impossible. The first step to recovery is acknowledging that you, or someone you know, is exhibiting symptoms of low self-esteem and realizing that this can adversely affect health and performance, both professionally and personally.
Following are some of the most common symptoms of low self-esteem. If something sounds familiar, it might not be a bad idea to look into help, such as this class that teaches you how to reclaim your positive self-image.
Effective communication is a vital part of any group setting. If your team – whether at school, work, or other cooperative venture – can’t clearly, efficiently, and honestly communicate with one another, then how can anyone expect to get things done?
In this guide, you’ll find a list of relationship building and team strengthening communication activities that are sure to give your group the skills they need to work together. Get a head start in good communication skills with this course. [Read more...]
Marketing can be broken into two basic categories, B2B and B2C. B2B marketing deals with marketing to businesses and B2C marketing is about marketing to consumers. While many marketing techniques and strategies overlap, most marketers will tell you that the decision process for the buyer greatly differs between businesses and individual consumers. Businesses need to be mindful of their bottom line and they generally respond better to messaging that commutes value. Consumers are different breed, though. Their purchasing decisions lay more in the realm of their emotions leading marketer to pursue strategies that invoke an emotional response. In this blog post, we will explore more about why consumers buy, the importance of the digital channel, and the value in cause marketing. [Read more...]
Do you feel anxious around other people, or often find yourself self-deprecating or speaking negatively about things more often than you speak positively about them? Do you constantly doubt your looks, your intelligence, your abilities, and play down your accomplishments in front of others, or yourself?
While modesty and humility can be positive traits, low self esteem is not. To have low self esteem is to devalue your own worth, and to hold yourself back from being the person you want to be – or the person that you already are!
If you’re reading this guide, you’ve mostly likely made the first step towards learning how to overcome low self esteem, and that’s great. Most people suffer from low self esteem to varying degrees; it’s totally normal.
Read on for some everyday lifestyle tips for improving your self esteem. You can also check out this self-confidence boosting course to learn more healthy living, self-esteem raising practices.