The horrifying details of the Ohio State sex abuse scandal are getting lost in the Beltway newscycle

It’s been 20 days since reports first surfaced about Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH) ignoring allegations of sexual abuse when he was an assistant coach for the Ohio State wrestling team. Because of the trumped-up nature of these modern times, most reporters who are tied to the political news cycle have moved on, resigned to the fact that Jordan will remain in his prominent leadership position within the Republican Party. With…

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10 Common Negative Thinking Patterns and How You Can Change Them

In India, when training elephants, handlers begin by chaining one of the elephant’s legs to a tree. Over time, they gradually decrease the size of the chain until all it takes is a flimsy string to hold the elephant. It’s not the string that restrains the massive animal. It’s his mind. Your mind limits you in the same way. It can mercilessly pick apart and criticize your every move while chewing on…

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This $30 Bluetooth speaker was originally intended for use during extreme sports, but it’s actually perfect for showers

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Braven My bathroom is a mostly tech-free zone, but I make an exception for my Braven 105 Bluetooth Speaker, which is attached to my showerhead. The speaker is waterproof, so it still works perfectly despite getting splashed on a nearly daily basis. It’s small enough…

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Thanks to Trump’s Family Separations, Democrats Are in the Hot Seat for Taking Private Prison Cash

In a theater outside of Miami last month, as a debate between four Democratic candidates for Florida governor approached the two-hour mark, 18-year-old activist ErrDaisha Floyd took the mic and turned the conversation toward a topic close to her heart: private prisons. The companies that run them “provide a direct incentive to contract-holders to ensure and keep large prison populations,” said Floyd, whose uncles have been held in for-profit correctional facilities. Addressing…

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HUSH Hunting – 3 friends passionate about creating content that will inspire you

Hush Hunting Going back to 2011 the world of digital media was just getting started, particularly in the outdoor and hunting community. If you wanted to consume any hunting related content you would likely only be able to find it on The Outdoor Channel, Sportsmen’s Channel or on a DVD. Casey “LaVere” Butler grew up in Southeast Idaho with a love and passion for hunting, fishing and the cooking of…

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The 3 Books I Read This Past Week

Welcome to my weekly Book-ish post where I share what I’ve been reading and watching recently. If you missed it, you can see my Reading Goals for 2018 and 44 Books I Plan to Read This Year.  (Note: Some of the links in this post are affiliate links, and we will be compensated when you make a purchase by clicking through our links. Read our disclosure policy here.) And it’s week #3 of reading…

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How Marketing Can Enable Sales To Use Video

With so many conflicting priorities, is it realistic to align your sales and marketing teams in 2017? Although it may be easy to claim that these parts of your business work together like ‘peanut butter and jelly’, is there any truth to it? For the majority of businesses I would argue this is in fact a falsehood. As a Product Marketing Specialist at Vidyard I know the struggle of sales…

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Finding an Effective SEO Online Training Course

Information Technology Blog – – Finding an Effective SEO Online Training Course – Information Technology Blog SEO is an optimization of a site for search engines carried out to improve its authority and visibility. For obvious reasons, the demand for SEO specialists is tremendously high today, and so there is a number of people aspiring to learn SEO. SEO courses assume taking online classes in search engine marketing and getting…

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[Infographic] The Email Marketing Cheat Sheet (Complete with Stats and Action Items)

Email is one of the most powerful media marketers have, and it’s no wonder. Some 72% of consumers prefer email as their primary means of communicating with brands, and Campaign Monitor reports a $44 ROI for every $1 spent on email. Those stats come from an infographic produced by MageMail, which explores how to craft a successful email program. The infographic has some great information on why you should do…

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Life On The Edge With Jimmy Chin

Conrad Anker, Bugaboos, British Columbia, Canada. When someone talks about Jimmy Chin hanging around, it’s usually in reference to him on some dizzying cliff, camera in hand. And that’s exactly where the Jackson Hole, Wyoming-based photographer, filmmaker and mountain sports athlete wants to be. At the dawn of the 21st century, his ability to capture extraordinary imagery while climbing and skiing in extremely high-risk environments came to the attention of…

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