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A Growing Cult of Millennials Is Obsessed With Early Retirement. This 72-Year-Old Is Their Unlikely Inspiration

Vicki Robin literally wrote the book on retiring happy.<p>Vicki Robin had no idea she’d become a millennial icon.<p>The 72-year-old coauthor of the 1992 …

Retirement

Untangling The Many Murders of Ed Edwards: Did the Same Man Kill JonBenét Ramsey, Laci Peterson and... the Black Dahlia?

The rotting lily didn't really need any gilding when it comes to <b>Edward Wayne Edwards</b>' life story.<p>A career criminal, who in the 1970s wrote a memoir …

Crime

Walmart Is Boosting Its Starting Hourly Wage to $11. It Says It's Because of Tax Reform

Wal-Mart Stores is boosting its starting hourly wage to $11 and delivering bonuses to employees, capitalizing on the U.S. tax overhaul to stay …

Walmart

Why So Many Women Cheat on Their Husbands

<b>One of the more interesting facts</b> in Esther Perel’s new book, <i>State of Affairs: Rethinking Infidelity</i><i>,</i> comes near the beginning. Since 1990, notes the …

Time I

Why 40 office workers let a tattoo artist put a microchip in their hand

<b>It was the tattoo artist, in the cafeteria.</b><p>In one of the oddest corporate ceremonies we've heard of, a tattoo artist inserted rice-sized microchips into the hands of employees at Three Square Market, a Wisconsin firm that makes cafeteria kiosks to replace vending machines. The point: convenience. …

Class Action

This 12-Year-Old Tattoo Prodigy Is Going Viral, And His Works Speak For Themselves

Ezrah “The Shark” Dormon is 12-years-old. He isn’t old enough to get a tattoo, but that’s not stopping him from tattooing other people!<p>The …

Science Just Figured Out a Way to Help You Instantly Read Another Person's Emotions | Inc.com

It's no secret even to the layperson with a basic understanding of body language that identifying people's emotions usually comes through their facial expressions, like, for example, how they smile, or how they look at us with their eyes.<p>As it turns out, research has added even more depth to this …

Self-help

How To Turn Negative Emotions Into Positive Outcomes

I received a phone call from a good friend of mine over the weekend. I was in my car, so I answered him on the loudspeaker and was surprised by the …

Happiness

14 Signs You're Dealing With A Narcissist

When it comes to determining whether someone you know is a narcissist, most people make it more complicated than it needs to be. I use the duck …

People Prove Adept at Predicting Emotional Transitions

<i>Summary: While it is easy for most of us to read the emotions of those around us at a given time, researchers suggest that people are also skilled at</i> …

Psychology

How to Make Someone Who's Angry at You Suddenly Become Nice (Even If He's a Stranger!)

We’ve all found ourselves in situations where someone is angry with us. It could be a spouse, friend, co-worker, or even a stranger! And if you’re …

Self-help

Research Suggests Association Between Gut Bacteria and Emotion

<i>Summary: A new study identifies gut bacteria that appears to interact with brain areas associated with mood and behavior.</i><p>Source: UCLA.<p><b>Researchers</b> …

Neuroscience

Are Emotions Born or Made?

How do emotions work? Are we born with them or do we learn them, like we do the names of colors?Based on years of research, early emotion scientists …

Consciousness

This Emotional Intelligence Test Was So Accurate It Was Creepy

Experts believe that emotional intelligence is the job skill of the future. So I had mine tested, and the results were scarily correct.<p>A few weeks ago, after receiving a 21-page PDF report breaking down my so-called “emotional intelligence,” I did the logical thing and forwarded it to my boyfriend. …

Emotional Intelligence

Hard Feelings: The Moral Psychology of Contempt // Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews // University of Notre Dame

Macalester Bell defends contempt as a moral emotion and recommends cultivating a disposition to feel apt contempt. She endorses a general account of …

Philosophy

Power can literally go to your head by damaging your brain, according to psychological research

An article in The Atlantic reports the work of Dacher Keltner, a psychology professor at Berkeley, University of California. After several years of lab and field experiments, Keltner found that people in powerful positions acted more impulsively, were less risk-aware, and were less able to see …

Psychology

13 Habits Of Exceptionally Likable People

Too many people succumb to the mistaken belief that being likable comes from natural, unteachable traits that belong only to a lucky few—the good looking, the fiercely social, and the incredibly talented. It’s easy to fall prey to this misconception. In reality, being likable is under your control, …

Body Language

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• To start over, you must empty your existing database.<br>• To install to a different database, edit the appropriate <i>settings.php</i> file in the <i>sites</i> folder.<br>• To …

Drupal

Are You Emotionally Intelligent? Here’s How To Know For Sure

When emotional intelligence (EQ) first appeared to the masses, it served as the missing link in a peculiar finding: people with average IQs outperform those with the highest IQs 70 percent of the time. This anomaly threw a massive wrench into the broadly held assumption that IQ was the sole source …

Emotional Intelligence

10 toxic people you should avoid like the plague

Toxic people defy logic. Some are blissfully unaware of the negative impact that they have on those around them, and others seem to derive …

Emotional Intelligence

Judge finds Michelle Carter guilty of manslaughter in texting suicide case

<b>(CNN) —</b> In a case that hinged largely on a teenage couple's intimate text messages, Michelle Carter was found guilty of involuntary manslaughter Friday in the 2014 death of her boyfriend, who poisoned himself by inhaling carbon monoxide in his pickup truck, a Massachusetts judge ruled.<p>Carter's own …

Crime

The 8 Coolest TED Talks on Psychology

Humans, we all know, are strange, irrational, beautiful creatures who often act in weird and wonderful ways. That makes us hard to deal with …

Psychology

7 Ways to Spot a Lie

Whether you are talking to your child, a spouse, co-worker or friend, you may find yourself questioning their genuineness and wondering from …

Vanessa Van Edwards on How to Interpret Micro-Expressions

Do you ever find yourself wondering what someone else thinks of you? Or, perhaps you’d like to know how someone <i>really</i> feels about a particular situation? Most of us face these musings with little conviction, because the truth is that people aren’t always easy to understand. It can be difficult to …

19 tricks for reading people's body language

Reading other people's body language is tricky business.<p>If someone's crossing his arms, for example, you could assume that he's closed off, when in …

What Does Your Body Language Say About You? Make Sure Your Eyes Are Sending the Right Message

Body Language Expert Patti Wood Shares Surprising Survey Findings on the Power of Nonverbal Communication<p>When it comes to communicating with others, …

Chronic Disease

Watch: 10 Things Your Body Language Says About You, According To Science

<b>Even if you speak a different dialect,</b> there’s one form of expression that’s universal and understood by all around the globe—body language.<p><b>In this</b> …

Language

8 Small Things People Use to Judge Your Personality | Inc.com

The human brain is hardwired to judge. This survival mechanism makes it very hard to meet someone without evaluating and interpreting their behavior.<p>While we tend to think that our judgments are based on the content of conversations and other obvious behaviors, the research says otherwise. In fact, …

Psychology

15 Body Language Blunders Successful People Never Make

Our bodies have a language of their own, and their words aren’t always kind. Your body language has likely become an integral part of who you are, to …

How to get people to like you: 7 ways from an FBI behavior expert

Meeting new people can be awkward. What should you say? How can you make a good impression? How do you keep a conversation going?<p>Research shows …

Self-help