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Science Says This Technique Can Help You Raise Calmer, More Resilient Kids | Inc.com

My eighth grader is back to the books after a week of pneumonia-induced absence. With each missed school day came another layer of overwhelm at the thought of making up all that work.<p>He'd finish a coughing jag and immediately ask me if any teachers had emailed assignments, even though he didn't …

Mindfulness

How to Write Posts That Actually Get Read and Shared

I had a call the other day with an entrepreneur who told me that his blog articles are like an echo chamber; it feels like he is talking to himself. …

This Is How Much Praise Kids Really Need

To help children thrive emotionally and socially, aim to praise them for their good behavior five times a day, a new study suggests. The research, …

9 Ways to Pay off Debt Faster This Year

We’re surrounded by debt in our society. Whether it’s some form of consumer debt, student loans or car payments, we may not want to admit it, but …

Personal Finance

7 Free Sources of Manufacturer Coupons You Can Find Online

Whether you still read a traditional newspaper or use your smartphone for virtually everything, there are few excuses for not using coupons. Unless, …

Print Media

Infant Mental Health Week: How Babbling And Playing Can Help Nurture Your Baby's Mental Wellbeing

'Happy times help raise happy babies.'<p>Babies may not be able to tell us how they are feeling, but that doesn’t mean the range of emotions they feel …

18 Top Notch Books for Teachers' Summer Reading Lists

Hey, teachers. We've got you covered on some of the most relevant and peer-favored books for your 2016 summer reading list.<p>Learning the Best …

Crazy Crawlers: The Ridiculous-Looking Exercise That Shreds Your Core | Men's Health

You’ll start in a quadruped position with your hands directly beneath your shoulders and your knees beneath your hips. Your back should be flat like a table top.<p>Then, you’ll lift your left hand off the ground and sweep your right leg underneath your body. Since you’re removing two points of support …

How to Stop Any Craving Right When It Hits

Whether it’s a late-night slice of pizza or a sugary breakfast pastry, we all experience cravings. And they often feel impossible to ignore. While it …

Binge Eating

5 Mistakes Parents Make When Giving Kids Directions

Whether your child responds to your directions by saying, “In a minute!” or he ignores your commands completely, dealing with a child who doesn’t …

Self-help

5 Lessons Effective Teachers Teach, Without Explicit Instruction

I’ve come to a frightening conclusion that I am the decisive element in the classroom. It’s my personal approach that creates the climate. It’s my …

8 CEO's Reveal Which Daily Habits Drive Success

Daily habits and routines are a breeding ground for success. Check out how these 8 CEO's of successful companies spend their time and energy.

Cleopatra’s shadows: The sisters who could give “Game of Thrones'” women a run for their money

The author of a debut novel sidelines Cleopatra in favor of her sisters, powerful protagonists of their own dramas<p>The story of Cleopatra has been told many times over, in many different ways, though there’s a certain consistency to the tale’s key elements — the seductiveness, the asp, the sultry …

The complete guide to never quitting anything again

The truth is, most people can become good at almost anything.<p>However, most of us quit before we reach the finish line. Why?<p>“The most intimate digital technology festival on the planet”CNBC liked TNW Conference that muchFIND OUT WHY<p>Frustration and lack of persistency is one of the biggest reasons …

Self-improvement

5 Easy Breakfast Bowls That Are Healthier Than Cereal

A nutritious breakfast that tastes like dessert? Sign us up.<p>There’s no speedier morning routine than pouring milk over a bowl of cereal, but breakfast from a cardboard box is far from the most energizing choice. Luckily, you can shovel in a quick-and-easy breakfast while majorly upping the …

Healthy Eating

This 8-step process will change the way you read forever

Other luminaries who have lived a thousand lives include SpaceX and Tesla CEO Elon Musk, who believes that reading is the fastest way to learn.<p>The members of Chromeo spend most of their time in the library, while business magnates Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger frequently spend entire days …

Productivity

9 Best Exercises You're Not Doing

1 of 10<p>Pavel Ythjall<p>Give Them a Try<p>Sometimes the best exercise is the one you’re not doing. And why is such a great move not part of your training? …

Workouts