9 Ways to Focus a Wandering Mind

It’s probably no surprise that the human mind has a tendency to wander. Scientific research has discovered that this trait is almost ubiquitous among humans, and most of us experience it regularly.. While the neural basis for mind wandering remained something of a mystery until recently, research has begun to […]

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How to Have More Meaningful Conversations

Most of us don’t give much thought to our conversation style. Some conversations are good, some of them are bad and others instantly forgettable. We often don’t have a choice about who we talk to, and the best thing we can do is hope to find someone we “click” with. […]

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12 Quirky Measurements You’ve Never Heard Of

From scientists to farmers, bar owners to computer engineers, humans have shown boundless capacity for conjuring up strange and humorous ways to quantify the world around us. Perhaps unsurprisingly, scientists have come up with some of the most vivid units. For example, computer scientists needing to measure tiny cursor movements […]

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A Visual Guide to Spotting Counterfeit Money

  Money makes the world go around — but if you use fake currency by mistake, it’s likely to put a sudden stop to your day. It’s easy for a shopkeeper to accidentally pass you a fake banknote without you noticing. When you try to pass it on, you realise […]

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How to Improve Your Interview Skills

There’s no doubt about it: Interviews are the most challenging part of landing a job. You have to spend a fair bit of time preparing: reading up on the company, anticipating the kinds of questions you’ll be asked, figuring out what kind of questions you’ll need to ask and more. […]

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Personal Loans 101

Personal Loans 101

You know you need a loan, but how do you know which kind to choose? With so many options available for lending, it’s challenging to know which one fits your needs best. We’ve broken down the basics of a personal loan, the pros and cons, things to watch out for, [...]
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Pounds Vs. Local Currency

Pounds Vs. Local Currency

Travelling to another country soon? Wondering if you should you pay in local or home currency? You might find yourself with these questions while traveling, since often times you’ll have the option to pay with pounds but end up paying much more than expected. Below, we’ll help clear up when and […]

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