Aaron Garcia

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6 Reasons Meditation Is More Important Than Your Job

You're reading 6 Reasons Meditation Is More Important Than Your Job, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If you're …

Mindfulness

Tips for Motivation: Unmissable Advice from 192 Experts

Do you struggle with motivation?<p>When faced with a large task, do you find it difficult to keep going—or even start?<p>If so, you’re not alone. Even the …

10 Success lessons from Chris Gardner – “From Homeless To Millionaire” for entrepreneurs

Share90<p>Tweet<p>Share349<p>+15<p>Shares 444<p>The life of Chris Gardner is one made for the big screen. From single father without resources, living on the …

Motivation

This massive farm grows 15% of Australia's tomatoes without soil, fresh water or fossil fuels

Did you know there is a way to grow tons of fresh fruits and vegetables with saltwater and solar energy? The good people at SunDrop Farms are doing …

Aquaponics

7 Ways You Stress Yourself Out

Experts gave us insight into practices you may think are harmless—but are in fact disrupting your peace of mind.<p>Robin Hilmantel, <i>Life by Daily Burn</i><p>I …

Self-improvement

8 Things Successful People Do With Their Downtime

When you think about the hyper-successful people of the world -- the multi-billionaires, the CEOs, etc. -- you probably imagine them working 24/7. And while they might put in more hours than the average person, they always have at least some downtime, or time when they’re not working.<p>Downtime isn’t …

Success

3 Surprising Habits of Smart Investors

Image source: Getty Images.<p>Sometimes investors can be their own worst enemies. A 2016 study by <b>Blackrock</b> found that stocks averaged an 8.19% annualized return between 1996 and 2015, but the average investor's portfolio only eked out a 2.11% gain. The enormous gap between those figures was caused by …

9 Daily Steps to Be More Productive and Get Sh*t Done

<b>9 Daily Steps to Be More Productive and Get Shit Done</b><p>Everyone and their mom wants to be more productive and <i>get shit done</i>. How many times have you …

Productivity

Manage Your Time Like You Manage Your Money, Then You Can Work Much More Productively

When it comes to time management most of us try to be efficient by getting tasks done quickly or focusing on the short-term benefits. Everyone has 24 …

10 Success lessons from Peter Thiel – “PayPal Founder, Billionaire” for entrepreneurs

Share15<p>Tweet<p>Share37<p>+11<p>Shares 53<p>Peter Thiel is a silicon valley entrepreneur who founded two multi billion dollar companies, PayPal and Palantir. As a …

Startups

Which of the 9 Kinds of Intelligence Do You Have?

If math or linguistics came easily to you, school was probably a far more enjoyable experience for you than others.<p>After all, these two types of …

3 Simple Habits That Will Make You Insanely Productive

Remove the unnecessary. Automate decisions. Maintain good health.<p><i>What are the best productivity hacks of startup CEOs? originally appeared on Quora--the knowledge-sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Mikael Cho, founder of Crew | Unsplash,</b> …

65 Top Tips to Sharpen Your Time-Management Skills | Inc.com

Every day, each of us has 24 hours to spend. Some of us make better use of that resource than others. Learning to manage time and spend it wisely is among the most significant things you can do to build personal and professional success.<p>Here are 65 of the best ways to manage your time:<p><b>1. Know</b> …

Time Management

Dare Yourself

<i>Risk more than others think is safe. Care more than others think is wise. Dream more than others think is practical. Expect more than others think is</i> …

I Tried Joe Manganiello's Diet and Workout Regimen

I'm going to assume that you are already familiar with Joe Manganiello, as this is 2016. You may know Joe as Big Dick Ritchie, or as Sofia Vergara's husband who HASN'T tried stealing her embryos, or as Alcide Herveaux, the sexiest werewolf in Shreveport. But the Joe who matters to us today is this …

Fitness

Building Muscle and Losing Fat - Why You Should Build Muscle to Burn Fat

Most people don't realize how big of a effect weight training has on fat loss. They only associate weight training with bigger muscles and strength. …

Combat Strength Training Launches New Web Site/ Training Platform

Most SSD readers know Patrick “Mac” McNamara from his series of Gunfighter Moments he has shared on behalf of Alias Training & Security Services. …

Exercise

How to improve your running technique

How to improve your running technique<p>Not many people can successfully complete a 250km ultra marathon and bench press 140kg. Athlete and trainer …

Motivational Wallpapers | 67 Inspirational Wallpaper Quotes

Look at the computer’s desktop, do you see any motivational thing. If you are still using old by default wallpapers, then probably your desktop …

Motivation

On the bookshelf: The New Spymasters | The Strategist

<i>The New Spymasters: inside espionage from the Cold War to global terror</i>, by Stephen Grey<p>Despite the continuing value of intelligence methods like …

Hillary Clinton’s Wanton Disregard for US Laws and National Security

JStone | Shutterstock.com<p>There is a new poster child for the U.S. government’s double standard in dealing with violations of public policy and public …

Congressmen urge House to declassify secret 28 pages of 9/11 inquiry

A revived push to pass a House resolution to declassify 28 pages of a 9/11 report possibly detailing official Saudi Arabian involvement in the terror …

A CEO shares 8 simple skills that will radically improve your life

We often focus only on learning skills that are directly pertinent to our job during the busy workweek.<p>Wealthy and successful people, on the other hand, know that there are some other skills outside of their job description that can also immensely improve their wealth and their life.<p>They may not …

A Simple Declutter Habit: Leave No Trace

“When you do something you should burn yourself completely, like a good bonfire, leaving no trace of yourself.” <b>~Shunryu Suzuki</b><p>Zen master Suzuki Roshi …