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4 Key Features That Separate Successful Entrepreneurs From the Rest

It's one thing to be an entrepreneur, and yet another thing to be a successful one. What separates both of them is simply a combination of key features which when applied consistently and creatively goes a long way in determining the difference between success and failure. Let's take a long, hard look at these: 1. [...]

By |2019-11-13T05:26:31+01:00October 14th, 2016|Categories: features|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

What Would You Like To Be In Future? Use These 5 Steps To Find Out

While some people are fortunate enough to know what they want to do with the rest of their life, others are still not exactly sure even after leaving secondary school. So, what if you fall into the second group, how do you discover what type of career might be right for you? Consider some of [...]

You are what you DRESS: How your self-esteem & Confidence are significantly tied to your clothing

What’s the secret to being confident? Some people believe it's having a positive mental attitude, while others claim it's being wealthy. But according to one researcher, the answer may in fact lie in what we’re wearing. Professor Karen Pine from the University of Hertfordshire said that specific clothing - including even superhero T-shirts - can [...]

By |2019-11-13T03:11:46+01:00September 15th, 2016|Categories: Beauty, fashion|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Does being rich make you SMART? Academic success is linked to your parents’ wealth, study claims

Having rich parents doesn’t just buy an expensive education and exciting holidays abroad. It may also purchase more brainpower. A study found the children from wealthy families have bigger brains than their poorer counterparts. Brain regions key to academic success were particularly large, the journal Nature Neuroscience reports. Interestingly, the study also revealed that money [...]

By |2016-07-28T18:39:59+01:00July 28th, 2016|Categories: facts|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

10 Things We Didn’t Know Last Week

Howdy, guess you had a splendiferous weekend. We understand that the hustle bustle of everyday life can be so drowning that we sometimes get disconnected from the happenings around us. Passnownow brings news snippets and nuggets that you probably skipped last week. Enjoy. 1. Ever got so attached to a gadget or a toy to [...]

By |2019-11-13T04:13:18+01:00March 16th, 2015|Categories: Amazing Facts|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Beyond just good manners, why you should always say ‘thank you’

Most of us were taught that saying 'thank you' is simply the polite thing to do. But recent research in social psychology suggests that saying 'thank you' goes beyond good manners – it also serves to build and maintain social relationships. The research specifically looked at how do expressions of gratitude among strangers shape social [...]

By |2019-11-13T04:22:16+01:00January 9th, 2015|Categories: facts|Tags: , , , , , |6 Comments

Think you know the number of legs a Kangaroo has? Read this

Kangaroos may be nature's most elegant hoppers, but their walk is anything but graceful. When foraging for food, these usually majestic creatures look ungainly and awkward as they attempt to balance their heavy bodies. But now researchers have discovered that appearances may be deceiving, and there cumbersome movements are in fact helped by a fifth [...]

By |2019-11-13T04:45:12+01:00October 30th, 2014|Categories: Amazing Facts|Tags: , , , , , |3 Comments

What shape is YOUR face? Scientists identify our NINE distinct face shapes (Photo)

The number of our face shapes is no longer limited to four, with scientists identifying five new distinct shapes among Australian faces. Dr Kendra Schmid, a leading facial recognition scientist, analysed over 1000 faces from different states across Australia, unmasking five new face shapes. New face shapes that were discovered are kite, rectangle, teardrop, heptagon [...]

By |2014-10-16T12:06:48+01:00October 16th, 2014|Categories: Amazing Facts|Tags: , , , |1 Comment

Teens who smoke marijuana are 60% less likely to finish school – and are more likely to commit suicide, experts warn

Teenagers who adopt a daily cannabis habit before the age of 17 are 60 per cent less likely to finish secondary school or university, compared to peers who have not used the drug, researchers claim. The study also found that regular teenage cannabis users are seven times more likely to attempt suicide and eight times [...]

By |2014-09-12T11:47:14+01:00September 12th, 2014|Categories: facts|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Nice guys finish… FIRST: Being kind to others rather than self-centred makes you more successful, study says

It’s long been thought that in order to succeed in life you need to think only of yourself and ignore the needs of others. New research, however, suggests the exact opposite is true and being nice to others actually stands you in greater stead to be successful. The scientists found that ‘givers’ were more likely [...]

By |2019-11-13T04:52:38+01:00August 11th, 2014|Categories: news|Tags: , , , |1 Comment
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