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I Went on a Vacation to Mexico with a Man I'd Never Met

Exploring the new "travel dating" trend.<p>When I first told my friends that I was spending the weekend in a Mexican mansion on a date with a stranger, they thought I was insane.<p>"Diana, this sounds a lot like prostitution," they said with raised eyebrows and concerned stares.<p>Indeed it did, and that's …

How I Got My Self-Confidence Back – 5 Habits For Your Daily Routine

You're reading How I Got My Self-Confidence Back – 5 Habits For Your Daily Routine, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self …

#MonthOfMindfulness Challenge Day 20 – Developing Mindfulness One Day at a Time

In developing mindfulness, we are bringing our focus more and more to the present. With each experience we have in the present, the more we …

Mindfulness

How To Motivate Yourself: 3 Steps Backed By Science

You make goals… but then you procrastinate.<p>You write a to-do list… but then you don’t follow through.<p>And this happens again and again and again. …

How To Stop Being Lazy And Get More Done – 5 Expert Tips

Some days the to-do list seems bottomless. Just looking at it is exhausting.<p><b>We all want to know how to stop being lazy and get more done.</b> I certainly …

The 8 Things The Happiest People Do Every Day

University of California professor Sonja Lyubomirsky details the things research shows the happiest people have in common.<p>They devote a great amount …

How To Get People To Like You: 7 Ways From An FBI Behavior Expert

<b>Before we commence with the festivities, I wanted to thank everyone for helping my first book become a Wall Street Journal bestseller. To check it</b> …

New Neuroscience Reveals 4 Rituals That Will Make You Happy

You get all kinds of happiness advice on the internet from people who don’t know what they’re talking about. Don’t trust them.Actually, don’t trust …

People Share Horror Stories of Their Worst-Ever Exes

From stalking to cheating to initiating financial ruin, all the people you've ever dated are nightmares.<p>I have always thought <i>Wuthering Heights</i> was underappreciated compared to the other works of entry-level Victorian literature. While Emily Brontë's sister Charlotte became more of a staple for her …

4 Ways Insecurity Hinders Personal Growth

Every person struggles with insecurities of some kind. If you’ve met a person who looks and acts confident, get them away from the cameras, and they …

Self-help

The dangers of being authentic at work, according to a Wharton professor

<i>LinkedIn Influencer Adam Grant published this post originally on LinkedIn.</i><p>Over the past few decades, psychologists have given a revealing survey to more than 23,000 people at work. Here are some of the items — you can answer them true or false:<p>My behavior is usually an expression of my true inner …

Leadership