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How to achieve your goals the easy way (using the Kaizen approach)

In 2015, I set a New Year’s resolution to achieve the goal of waking up at 5 a.m. daily from January through to December.<p>During the first week of …

Warren Buffett Once Shared This Priceless Advice to Keep People From Making Dumb Mistakes

Without this virtue helping you navigate through life's many choices, you're going to eventually fail.<p>Billionaire investor Warren Buffett has sage-like wisdom. At 87 years young, we expect and look to the third-richest person on the planet to impart profound advice to us mere mortals.<p>No matter how …

Self-improvement

The 50th Anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.’s Assassination: Pictures

American Culture

Why Managers MUST Focus on Emotional Intelligence

Getting to know people is an extremely difficult task. There are so many intricacies and traits for every individual that we'll probably never see two people that are exactly alike.<p>Simple triggers can make someone angry, joyous, sad, or happy. We also cognitively develop triggers over time that …

How Emotional Intelligence Became a Key Leadership Skill

Andrew Nguyen<p>Anyone trying to come up to speed on emotional intelligence would have a pretty easy time of it since the concept is remarkably recent, and its application to business newer still. The term was coined in 1990 in a research paper by two psychology professors, John D. Mayer of UNH and …

Emotional Intelligence

A Google Study Revealed That the Best Managers Use Emotional Intelligence And Share This 1 Trait

Cutting your employees some slack could be just the thing they need to increase their effectiveness.<p>Google's research on what constitutes a great leader revealed that employees appreciate managers who care for them both professionally and personally.<p>Whereas taking care of your people professionally …

Emotional Intelligence

Doing 1 Simple Thing Will Instantly Make You Sound Smarter, According to Science

Best of all, it's a change anyone can immediately make.<p>If you think about any one of the extremely successful people you know, it's almost guaranteed that one of their skills is the ability to influence and persuade other people.<p>(Of course that might be because selling is the one skill everyone …

Body Language

Why a 10,000-year clock is being built under a mountain – and why 10,000 years is too long

Construction is underway on a “10,000 year clock”. This is a clock that will have a year hand, a century hand, and a cuckoo that comes out every …

Jeff Bezos

It's Never Too Late to Pursue Your Passion

Remember, business greats like Sam Walton and Colonel Harland Sanders were a lot older than 25 when they found success.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I'm not saying that being an entrepreneur is easy or the answer for everyone. Change is never easy, but it is …

Motivation

What will passenger planes look like in 2068?

<b>(CNN) —</b> If time travelers from 1968 found themselves in an airport today, there might be plenty of changes that surprise them. But the planes would look reassuringly familiar.<p>While there have been vast improvements in materials, engines and avionics -- helping 2017 become the safest year in …

Aviation

The Woman Behind the Lens: Meet White House Photographer Shealah Craighead

One year into Donald Trump's presidency, his photographer reflects on her journey to 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue—and what she hopes to capture now that she's there.<p>I 'm not here for policy change. I’m here to document history.” Chief Official White House Photographer Shealah Craighead is indeed …

The Blockchain Reality Check: Where Are We and What Can We Expect in 2018?

We’ve now had a couple of years to ruminate about the emergence and impact of the blockchain—So where is the industry today and what can we expect …

Google brings Nest inside as it battles Amazon in smart home

After treating Nest as an independent unit, Google is now making it a part of its internal hardware effort, according to CNET, Google hardware chief, …

15 things you should be doing after work instead of watching TV if you want to be happier

For the longest time, I would come home from work and immediately pop on the TV. It was mindless — after a day of meetings, intensive heads-down work, and never-ending email chains, the only thing I thought I wanted to do was watch five episodes of some sitcom I'd seen hundreds of times before.<p>But …

The top 10 foreign words that are now in the Merriam-Webster Dictionary

If you’re hip to linguistics, you already know English is full of foreign words. For example, “hip” is from the 1920s slang “hepcat,” derived from the West African language Wolof, and its word for “one in the know,” a <i>hipikat.</i><p>To be in the know now—a postmodern hepcat, if you will—add 10 more foreign …

Language

Everyday Photography: How to Find Beauty in Everyday Life

Dear friend,If you want to find more joy, happiness, and fulfillment in your photography and life — I recommend ‘Everyday Photography’:Download …

The 9 words of 2017, according to dictionaries

From fidget spinners to feminism, 2017 was a year unlike any other.<p>And although it's hard to find a single word to sum up the entire year, there are certain words that popped up time and time again, shaping the way we talk about current events and enriching our conversations.<p>Several dictionaries …

Feminism

The Real Reason You Never Feel Motivated at Work

<i>The Leadership Insider network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in business contribute answers to timely</i> …

This Investor Shares The 3 Things He Looks For In An Entrepreneur

It's all in how you how you present yourself.<p>Managing Partner of Idea Booth and CEO of Webber Investments, Aaron Webber has sat through more than a handful of startup pitches from hungry, wide-eyed entrepreneurs.<p>When I asked him what advice he would give these aspiring or hopeful entrepreneurs, he …

Entrepreneurship