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13 Difficult Things Highly Successful People Learn To Do Young

To invent a product, turn a profit or start a business is to be accomplished. To be successful is to maintain ethics, principles and self-awareness regardless of how your professional pursuits are going, and it is the latter to which we should strive.<p>“Successful people,” as we’ll call them here, …

Self-improvement

7 Self-Improvement Books That Actually Work

Image: iStock<p>Stuck in a rut and want to get more out of your day than sitting at a desk, punching keys and drinking lukewarm coffee? Hate reading …

How to Organize a Productive Study Space for College Students

“Ordnung muss sein!”<p>That’s a German expression meaning <i>there must be order!</i> Germans can certainly teach us lessons about order and efficiency. …

A massive underwater volcano erupted and scientists almost missed it

Generally speaking, it’s pretty easy to tell when something is going on with a volcano. When a large volcano is about to blow its top it typically …

Is Your Workplace Toxic? Here's How to Avoid Being Part of the Problem

Shift your negative energy by seeing what's possible.<p>Last week, I was invited to do a Facebook Live session. Arriving at the studio I felt a bit intimidated with all the cameras and lights and action of a live set. The purpose of the session was to promote my new book called <i>Match In The Root</i> …

Self-help

100 lugares que todos deveriam conhecer, segundo os principais especialistas em viagens do mundo

O site Business Insider pediu a blogueiros, escritores e editores dos sites de viagens Lonely Planet, Suitcase e Airbnb que escolhessem cinco …

Os 21 lugares mais bonitos do Brasil

Você já conferiu na Bula uma lista com as 20 cidades mais bonitas do Brasil. No entanto, dessa vez decidimos ir além das áreas urbanas, e perguntamos …

10 Small Things Successful People Do Every Day

The most successful people know you must take small actions daily to have big wins.<p>Every day, we're surrounded by life lessons--little self-contained bits of truth that can help each of us to be a more successful manager, <b>a greater boss, a superior leader, a better person.</b><p>It's easy to dismiss these …

Self-improvement

A New Study Says Good-Looking Scientists Are Perceived To Be Inferior Scientists

There are things in life that make you go “wow” even though they are not surprising if you really think about it. Findings from a recent study in the <i>Proceedings of the National Academy of Science (PNAS)</i> must be added to that list. The study conducted by researchers at the University of Essex and …

College Graduates: Follow These 7 Habits and You'll Have Your Most Productive Summer Yet

This is how you grow 10 times faster than everyone else.<p>Congratulations.<p>No, not for graduating. That's meh. That's expected.<p>Congratulations for exiting the Training Area of life and entering the real world. Now, the game begins for real.<p>Habit 1: Wake Yourself Up (Keep Your Alarm)<p>Now that the world …

College & University

Five Hard Truths We All Need To Accept To Get Stronger

<i>What is the hardest truth you had to accept that made you stronger? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering</i> …

Self-improvement

North Korea issued a rare statement attacking China — and China hit back

Beijing should be grateful to Pyongyang for its protection, said a bylined commentary carried by the Korean Central News Agency warning of "grave consequences" if China tests its patience further.<p>China's Global Times newspaper retorted that the nuclear-armed North was in the grip of "some form of …

9 Toxic Attitudes That Push Happiness Away From You

It’s no secret that we all want happiness. After all, we only get life once and we want to make the most of it.<p>But most of us find that happiness is …

Artista recria Sistema Solar com modelos 3D que cabem na mão

Fã de <i>Cosmos</i> de de <b>Douglas Adams</b>, o britânico George Ioannidis ficou frustado quando resolveu procurar por um globo de Marte e não encontrou nenhum. …

Science Says Parents of the Most Successful Kids Do These 10 Things

Want your kids to lead happy and fulfilled lives? Here are some tips for getting them started on the right foot.<p>We all want to lead happy, successful lives. But for parents, there's a time when your priorities shift a bit, and your most important goals start to involve setting your kids up for …

Self-improvement

Redução de áreas protegidas na Amazônia preocupa ambientalistas

RIO - Extração de madeira, de minério e atividade agropecuária avizinham cinco unidades de conservação (UCs) que poderão ter suas áreas de proteção …

Atividade humana criou 208 novos minerais no planeta

RIO — Uma prova sólida do Antropoceno. Foi dessa forma que pesquisadores do Instituto Carnegie, em Washington, anunciaram a descoberta de que 208 …

When Giving Critical Feedback, Focus on Your Nonverbal Cues

Giving feedback may be one of the most difficult challenges a manager faces. On the one hand, you have to be honest; on the other hand, you don’t want to alienate your employee. You tread a fine line between maintaining cordiality and successfully getting your point across.<p>A positive workplace …

Body Language

5 Benefits You Will Experience Once You Become Comfortable With Being Uncomfortable

As human beings, we often view “stress” as a dirty word. We try to avoid it at all costs. But sometimes a little bit of healthy stress can push us …

Self-improvement

How scientists actually could bring dinosaurs back to life

On Jan. 6, 2000, a wild mountain goat named Celia was crushed to death by a falling tree on the cliffs of the Spanish Pyrenees — thus beginning her …

Jurassic Park

The Real Secret of Self-Confidence

You're reading The Real Secret of Self-Confidence, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If you're enjoying this, …

California targets dairy cows to combat global warming

GALT, Calif. (AP) — California is taking its fight against global warming to the farm.The nation's leading agricultural state is now targeting …

10 Tips To Cheer Up When You're Feeling Low

Feeling low? We've all been there!<p>There are times when everything seems so difficult to achieve. You are going to face a lot of hardships in your life. You'll be met by criticism and people will try their very best to break you and bring you down. It is usually at such points in life when you are …

Todos os conflitos do ser humano explicados em 21 frases de filmes

O cinema não é um manual da vida, mas um reflexo dela. No entanto, algumas frases ressoam em nossa cabeça muito depois de sairmos da sala de …

Modern life is killing our children: Cancer rate in young people up 40 per cent in 16 years

Modern life is killing children with the number of youngsters diagnosed with cancer rising 40 per cent in the past 16 years because of air pollution, pesticides, poor diets and radiation, scientists have warned.<p>New analysis of government statistics by researchers at the charity Children with Cancer …

You Asked: Why Can’t I Remember Things?

You spaced on that lunch meeting you said you’d attend, or you forgot a promise you’d made to a friend. Minor memory lapses strike us all from time …

The Brain

8 Character Traits Mentally Strong People Avoid in Social Settings

Character Traits Mentally Strong People Avoid<p>We all feel mentally strong in ordinary situations and in our comfort zone. But in the adverse …

Here's how to watch the Perseid meteor shower 'outburst event' tonight

People in the darkest parts of Europe and North America with good weather are sure to get a great view of what could be the most impressive Perseid …

"What Really Makes You Tick?" 10 Questions You Should Ask Yourself: A Preparation To Self-Improvement - How To Improve Your Life...You Can Do It!

Self-improvement: improvement of one’s condition through one’s own efforts.<p>I often see myself as somewhat contented with my life the way things are, …