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The 8 types of intelligence that influence how successful you are

We all know of successful businesses started by first-time entrepreneurs who dropped out of school, and according to many sources, "street smarts" (experience) tends to trump "book smarts" (intelligence) every time.<p>Another perspective is that there are in fact multiple types of intelligence, and we …

Artificial Intelligence

10 Things Emotionally Intelligent People Do Not Do

Emotional intelligence is probably the most powerful yet undervalued trait in our society.<p>We believe in rooting our everyday functions in logic and reason, yet we come to the same conclusions after long periods of contemplation as we do in the blink of an eye. Our leaders sorely overlook the human …

Emotional Intelligence

What to do when your Galaxy S6 won’t turn on

Many people consider removable batteries to be important for when you’ve run out of juice but another key element is to be able to restart a handset when it freezes, just by pulling the battery out. On past Galaxy flagships, this was the easiest way to soft reset the handset, but with the Galaxy S6 …

Gear & Gadgets

4 Books That Will Make You Happy And Successful

<b>What is the good life?</b><p>That’s the primary question I’m trying to answer with this blog.<p>Shortcuts and lifehacks are great. Surprising trivia is nice. …

Clayton Christensen

How to Build Emotional Intelligence in Your Child

You have probably heard the term "emotional intelligence" many times but what exactly is it? And why is it important for children to develop their emotional intelligence?<p>Emotional intelligence, or emotional quotient (EQ) is a "person's ability to identify, evaluate, control and express emotions." …

Parenting

How to Exponentially Improve Your Performance

But thanks to the (newly discovered) plasticity of our brains, we can raise that bar higher than ever—and consistently reach it. How? By pushing …

Why Personality Is A Better Predictor Of Success Than Intelligence

When it comes to academic achievement, intelligence is an important factor -- but it is certainly not the only, or even the most important, factor.<p>According to a new Australian study, <i>personality</i> is a better predictor of success in school than intelligence as measured by traditional standardized …

Psychology

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Travel & Eats<p>This new book will have you rethinking your mass-market java.<p>By Cam Wolf17 hours agoView More<p>Where to Go Right Now<p>Load up on art, …

The Right Way to Get Rid of Earwax

So when you jam a Q-tip into your ear canal, that disrupts your skin's natural shedding process—and can actually cause your ears to make <i>more</i> wax. Plus, over time, you could push the wax back in your ear canal and create big ol' blockage that needs to be removed by your doctor, says Kim. Ick.<p>With …

A DIY Time-Lapse Camera That Can Shoot for a Year on 4 Alkaline D Batteries

Want a simple battery-powered time-lapse camera that you can leave in locations for up to a year? A hacker who goes by “val3tra” is trying to build …

Weightloss tips

8 Habits that are Messing with Your Metabolism<p>A few little tweaks can help you max out your calorie burn<p>You exercise, and you try to eat right. But unfortunately you may still be slowing down your calorie burn—and your weight-loss efforts—without even realizing it. Lauren Slayton, M.S., R.D., …

Fitness

17 Things You Can Do to Turbocharge Your Energy | Inc.com

So many things to do, so little time. Or is it enough time, so little energy? It's easy to feel as though you're on a treadmill with everything at work and in the rest of your life demanding more attention and action on your part.<p>1. Get enough sleep<p>Too many people treat lack of sleep as a badge of …

Wellness

The 10 Biggest Hair Care Mistakes

<b>2. Brushing the Ends Only</b><br>You’ve heard that brushing too much causes breakage, but your scalp’s natural oils are one of the best conditioners out there. Massage your scalp with a wooden-bristle brush like Widu to stimulate circulation and hair growth and brush from roots to ends to add luster …

The One Question That Determines if You're a Narcissist

For the study, researchers performed a series of 11 different experiments involving 2,250 adult men and women to compare typical self-reporting methods of measuring narcissism. Turns out, the way to figure out if you're egotistical is pretty simple. Just ask yourself, "To what extent do you agree …

How to deal with highly negative people

It’s easier said than done. Here are a few simple strategies for dealing with that special misanthrope in your life<p>What is the single biggest determinant of your happiness?<p>The answer to this question, as you probably already know, is not “wealth,” “fame,” “beauty” or “power”. Rather, it is how …

What Sugar Does to Your Body

<b>Glucose</b><p>It seeps through the walls of your small intestine, triggering your pancreas to secrete insulin, a hormone that grabs glucose from your blood and delivers it to your cells to be used as energy.<br>• But many sweet treats are loaded with so much glucose that it floods your body, lending you a quick …

Holistic Medicine

25 Amazing Hotels With Eye-Popping Views

A one-of-a-kind, awe-inspiring view is a welcome perk at any hotel, but some properties truly outshine the rest when it comes to the surrounding scenery. Fortunately, there are views that appeal to every kind of traveler, whether you want to gaze at mountains, oceans, vineyards, or dazzling city …

Travel Guides

This is the world’s most stunning new Android phone – and it’ll only cost you $5,000

While there’s no question that the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are beautiful smartphones, some might argue that Apple’s 2012 iPhone 5 and last year’s …

'Millionaire' high school investor admits he made it all up

Mohammed Islam says he only ever made simulated trades<p>A 17-year-old schoolboy who told New York Magazine he had amassed a fortune by trading stocks has admitted he made the whole thing up.<p>In an <b>interview</b> with the magazine Mohammed Islam said he had made a figure in the "high eight figures" when …

An Introvert's Survival Guide to Networking During the Holidays

The holiday season brings a lot of opportunities to network outside the office, but if you're an introvert, parties can be anything but fun. It's estimated that 30 to 50 percent of us are introverted, and for me, walking into a noisy restaurant crowded with people I don't know is infinitely more …

The Power of No

<i>"I'm as proud of what we don't do as I am of what we do." --Steve Jobs</i><p>No. Nyet. Non. Nein. No matter you say it, the meaning is still the same, but this tiny word can be very hard to say. What is it about the word no that makes us feel uncomfortable? If you have difficulty saying no, you're not …

San Francisco

Tip of the Day: Unlock Your iPhone by Writing Your Passcode With Your Finger

Apple’s VoiceOver feature is designed for those who are visually impaired. When the feature is turned on, a voice will let users know what is on the screen and allow them to navigate their iDevice. However, VoiceOver can also be used by anyone to unlock their iPhones by drawing their passcodes with …

Accessibility

11 Best Supplements for Mass

Priority #8: ZMA<p><b>Why it made the list:</b> ZMA is a combination of zinc, magnesium aspartate and vitamin B6. It's an important supplement because …

A Muslim's Guide to Anal Hygiene

Allow me to clear a few things up about the use of the lota, the pot filled with water that Muslims traditionally use to keep themselves clean.<p>My ass is as hygienic as an intensive care ward. Why? Because, just like millions of other Muslims, I wash my backside after every visit to the toilet using …

Intensive Care

15 Side Effects Of Getting Back From Study Abroad

Studying abroad changes us in the best possible way. As our souls (and our stomachs, and our alcohol tolerances) grow during this experience, we become different people than before.<p>So different, in fact, that home just doesn't feel the same anymore. Watch out for these common side effects of study …

CRITICAL THINKING – discover your thinking style

GREAT BOOKS ON CRITICAL THINKING<p>Thinking styles are positive habits that contribute to better critical thinking, problem-solving and …

Scientists find brain mechanism behind glucose greed

British scientists have found a brain mechanism they think may drive our desire for glucose-rich food and say the discovery could one day lead to better treatments for obesity.<p>In experiments using rats, researchers at Imperial College London found a mechanism that appears to sense how much glucose …