Allan Isaksen

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Pricing Experiments You Might Not Know, But Can Learn From

Lots of entrepreneurs struggle with pricing. How much to charge? It’s clear that the right price can make all the difference – too low and you miss …

Dark lands: the grim truth behind the 'Scandinavian miracle'

For the past few years the world has been in thrall to all things Nordic (for which purpose we must of course add Iceland and Finland to the Viking nations of Denmark, Norway and Sweden). "The Sweet Danish Life: Copenhagen: Cool, Creative, Carefree," simpered National Geographic; "The Nordic …

Watch Lorde's Freaking AWESOME Grammys Performance in Full

If anyone cleaned up at the Grammys it's Lorde, who won song of the year and best pop solo performance. Enjoy her performance in full.<p><b>Related:</b><p><b> <br>Beyoncé And Jay-Z Perform "Drunk In Love" At The Grammys, Kills It</b><p><b> <br>Here's a full slideshow of Grammys red carpet fashion.</b><p><b>Unforgettable Grammy Moments: In</b> …

Things To Do When You’re Anxious

I have a problem with anxiety. Having had several panic attacks and a week-long period where I constantly imagined myself falling through the floor, …

Self-help

We're All Doomed: Using Your Smartphone Before Bed Can Cause Cellphone 'Hangover'

So, we already knew that using our smartphones too much alienates us from actual human beings. Here’s another reason we should probably chill out …

Vitamin D not needed for healthy people, study finds

<b>There is little reason to prescribe vitamin D supplements to healthy adults to reduce the risk of diseases or fractures, say researchers writing in the Lancet.</b><p>They found no significant reduction in risk in any area after analysing more than 100 trials.<p>They added that future studies were unlikely to …

How to Find out Anything from Anyone

Wish you knew whether the wisecracking guy in the next cubicle got a raise this year? Or whether that stylish woman sipping wine on your first date …

Is Happiness a Choice?

So far, over 2.5 million people have seen the post, over 25,000 have shared it and the comments just keep coming. What's up? The cartoon says: "Every single day you make a choice." It features a guy sitting on one side of the bus looking out the window at doom and gloom, and his expression matches …

Happiness

Cold Prevention And Treatment: What Really Works?

A new review of studies helps weed out what works -- and what doesn't -- when it comes to preventing and treating the common cold.<p>What does seem to work at preventing a cold: Washing your hands. And for kids (and maybe even adults), taking zinc could decrease the rates of colds and related school …

Chronic Disease, Empathy and Surly Traffic Cops

"Don't take anything personally," Don Miguel Ruiz advises us in <i>The Four Agreements</i>, a memorable guide to Toltec philosophy. He gives one good reason:<p>All people live in their own dream, in their own mind; they are in a completely different world from the one we live in ... Even when a situation …

Chronic Disease