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The Best Cannabis Strains for Sleep and Insomnia

Insomniacs, this list of sleepy cannabis strains is for you. You’re tired, but your eyes just won’t close. You toss and turn until you’ve tried every …

Are You Approachable or Alienating?

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When it comes to networking, the little things add up. Repetition produces results -- especially when building your referral networking business.<p>Below are some simple things for you to consider regarding your attitude, body language and …

Brexit, Zika, gun violence, the England football team: there’s been no shortage of bad news lately. Here’s how to look on the bright side<p>Seen from a certain perspective, the last few months on planet Earth have been pretty unreservedly amazing. Nobody died from smallpox. Almost nobody contracted …

Comic Books

I Should...No More!

Lately I've been struck by how often I hear people begin their sentences with "I should..." For example:<p>• I should quit this job.<p>• I should get more sleep.<p>• I should cut back on sugar.<p>• I should have known better.<p>And of course the perennial (among yoga practitioners):<p>• I should meditate more …

Don't Look Now But The Chroma 4K Camera Drone May Be Following You

If you are not a fan of drones, it is a bad time to be alive. Drones, quadcopters and various remote controlled flying contraptions are everywhere. On the consumer market drones used to be fun toys that required some pretty advanced piloting skills to keep them from flying into a tree...or your …

Inside the Mind of Steven Spielberg, Hollywood’s Big, Friendly Giant

The legendary director on <i>The BFG</i>, eye contact between actors, the trauma of his childhood, and the reason he gave Drew Barrymore a kitten.<p>by Jon …

Steven Spielberg

Friendship apps like Cliq focus on friends - without benefits

For some time, romance has been just a swipe away. But finding platonic buddies for an impromptu drink can be more difficult.<p>Cliq, a Chicago-based startup, wants to help. The company's app, which launched here in November, works like a matchmaker for groups of friends, then suggests real-life …

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To Develop Emotional Intelligence, You Have to Focus on This One Thing First | Inc.com

There's no denying it: Emotions are powerful.<p>Think about it. When you're happy, you're confident. You're ready to take on the world; nothing can get in your way.<p>In contrast, sadness or fear can have the opposite effect.<p>And how about other emotions, like jealousy? Pride? Love? Each of these feelings …

Emotional Intelligence

These 7 Questions Will Change Your Life | Inc.com

At the end of every day or week comes the important act of self-reflection. Without this brief moment of pause, our moral and spiritual growth would be undeniably stilted. How, then, do we go about achieving such internal clarity and self-awareness? Usually through the act of self-questioning. Read …

How to Break the Pattern of Dwelling on Past Mistakes

Jennifer Bright Reich was in the fifth grade when she attended an open house at her elementary school with her parents and her little sister. …

Why Is It So Hard for Us to Admit Our Mistakes?

Advice for how to gracefully handle mistakes often emphasizes 1) taking responsibility for the error, 2) presenting a plan for the remedy, and then 3) fixing what was wrong. Although these directions sound simple, they can be extremely difficult to execute in real life. No one finds it easy to own …

Just A List Of Things To Remember When I'm Depressed

Because they're easy to forget.<p>1. Depression isn't a cry for help.<p>2. Depression isn't just about being sad.<p>3. Depression doesn't make me weak.<p>4. Depression isn't something I've done on purpose.<p>5. Or something I've asked for.<p>6. Depression doesn't make it OK for me to harm my body.<p>7. Depression isn't …

Hit By a Wave of Depression: It's Sink or Swim

The blue tidal wave crests, pummeling you with dreaded hypotheticals and faulty, circuitous logic. It is unrelenting, plunging you into a numbing …

Mental Health

When Losing God Means Losing Yourself

Late last year, anti-millennial hand-wringers ‘round the country received a small gift from the Pew Research Center: In a new survey on the state of …

5 Steps to Letting Go of the Past

Another year is almost over, and a fresh, new one is just around the corner. The past is behind us now, and with it goes its triumphs and its trials, its errors and its learnings.<p>One thing is certain: Each one of us has a past, it's part and parcel of what makes us the person we are. It is there to …

Where to Start When It Feels Like Nothing Is Going Right in Your Life

Everyone has times in their life when they feel demotivated, lost, and unhappy. You're in a rut, and you don't know how to get out of it. Life may …

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5 Simple Tactics to Never Let People Intimidate You Again

Stressful, isn’t it?Dealing with people who intimidate you.It can be as nerve-wracking as a job interview, or even speaking in public. And, unless …

11 Things to Remember When You’re Feeling Down and Hopeless

A friend of mine recently went through a breakup.And he seems depressed now.It just reminded me of the times I was feeling down, for whatever reason …

10 Timeless Habits That Will Change Your Life Right Now

Use these as a template for living an awesome life. The first step is to get intentional about one of them. Then the rest will follow.<p>I've had many low points in life, the lowest stemming from a divorce that led to months of recovery from depression and anxiety.<p>It was also the best thing that ever …

Photographer Guide - How to Become a Better Photographer

Ultimate Guide to Launching Your Own<p>Photography<p>The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics anticipates that the job outlook for photographers is expected to …

5 Killer Life Coaching Questions That You Can Ask Yourself

What will I wear to my meeting? Sushi or sandwich? Subway or cab? Life is full of small questions. I love questions! In fact I teach an online course called The Right Way To Ask For A Raise. And if you haven't already read accessed my free tips on how to ask for more money at work, you can see them …

What It's Like To Write About Your Best Friend's Death

The first thing I ever wrote about my best friend was her eulogy.<p><i>Friday</i><p>The first thing I ever wrote about my best friend was her eulogy. It had to be beautiful, obviously. I wasn’t just the best friend, I was <i>the writer</i> — beautiful was bare minimum. I wanted more. Demanded better. Imagined myself …

4 Ways to Survive Your Darkest Days

<b>1. Recognize the season.</b><p>The Japanese poet, Kenji Miyazawa, wrote, "We must embrace pain and burn it as fuel for our journey." Unfortunately, many of …

Why forgiving others will improve your physical, emotional health

Your spouse cheated on you. Your business partner swindled you, or you had a falling out with a friend. When you’re profoundly hurt or betrayed, it …

Emotional Intelligence Activities for Kids

I’ve been reading aloud <i>Emotional Intelligence 2.0</i> by Travis Bradberry and Jean Greaves to my 13- year old daughter. It’s been exactly what she needs. …

Why We Need to Teach Kids Emotional Intelligence

For years, I've taught a weekly psychology class to students ranging from 7 to 14-years-old. In this class, I encourage self-reflection, asking kids to identify and express what they think and feel and to consider the thoughts and feelings of others. The results are often surprising.<p>Strong, …

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 …