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Live Like You Could Lose Everything, but Know There's Nothing to Lose

You need to embrace the idea that giving everything you've got is a vital responsibility.<p>For most people, the stakes simply aren't high enough.<p>There's not enough reason to get up early and work, get off Facebook, or get into shape.<p>Put most simply, most people don't have a compelling enough <i>why.</i> If …

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Willpower Doesn't Work. Here's How to Actually Change Your Life

If you want to make any permanent change in your life, willpower won't get you there.<p><i>"Many people think that what the addict needs is willpower, but nothing could be further from the truth."  -- </i>Arnold Washton, PhD<p>If you want to make any permanent change in your life, willpower won't get you …

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10 Essential Qualities for Living an Authentically Empowered Life

Success is the process of becoming the best version of yourself.<p>7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>To be powerful in the business world you must possess the essential qualities that will guarantee to keep you ahead of the game. The majority of people do not reach …

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The Asian city that caters to everyone

Centuries of global trade, conquest and colonisation have made Delhi one of the world’s most multicultural cities.<p>With its 26 million people, Delhi has been described as a microcosm of India, with trappings from the country’s many cultures, religions and traditions. Centuries of global trade, …

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11 Little Known Laws of Mindfulness That Will Change the Way You Live Your Life

Ever heard of mindful living? It’s become incredibly popular in recent years thanks to countless scientific research studies showing its benefits.<p>The …

Les plus belles plages du monde

<i>Vous cherchez une plage de rêve, exactement sous le soleil, pour un moment de farniente inoubliable ? Petit tour d’horizon des plus belles plages de</i> …

Bhutan’s dark sense of humour

What the signs lack in punctuation, they make up for by being consistently memorable, thanks to a neat turn of phrase that’s perhaps unexpected from the pens of bureaucrats.<p>The Land of The Thunder Dragon, as the Himalayan Kingdom of Bhutan’s full name translates into English, has famously embraced …

How Taking Five Months Off To Hike The Pacific Crest Trail Made Me Better At My Job

How to go off grid and still successfully come back to your career.<p>Elizabeth Schwartz wants to make it very clear that she didn’t decide to hike the entire Pacific Crest Trail because of Cheryl Strayed’s memoir <i>Wild</i>. “My motivation was very different,” says Schwartz. “I wasn’t looking to find myself …

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Opinion: Mountains Are The Future Of Sea Kayaking

Whenever I stop for gas with a sea kayak on my car, I get the same questions. “Is sea kayaking relaxing? Is it scary? Can you camp out of that …

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Gear For The Ultimate Whitewater Road Trip

1. MSR Alpine Deluxe Kitchen Set & Flex 3 System<p>This is what I love about MSR: they don’t do anything half-assed. When they decided to put a knife in …

The Road Chose Me: A 200 Night Review of the Ursa Minor J30 Pop-Top

The Ursa Minor J30 pop-up roof is the pivotal piece of my Jeep build that allows me to travel for two years around Africa. It completely transformed …