Antoine Kirkland

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8 Mindsets That Will Set You on the Path to Success

Open up to new ways of thinking and you'll achieve the positive mindset critical to success.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We’ve all met people who are full of negativity and skepticism, who always second-guess everything and criticize those around them.<p>Their negative …

Self-improvement

Bending Reality: How to Slow Down Time and Create More Freedom in Your Life

The Art of Slowing Down Time:<br>How to Create More Spaciousness and Freedom in Your Life<p>BY DR.PEDRAM SHOJAI<p><i>time is, in a sense, not real, meaning it</i> …

Level up your brain.

Discover what you can do with Peak, the number 1 app to challenge your brain.<p>Push your cognitive skills, train harder and use your time better with …

App Store

7 Habits of a Happy Brain

You can rewire your brain to enjoy more serotonin, dopamine, oxytocin, endorphin<p>Make this part of each day and you'll like the results:<p><b>Remember that</b> …

Happiness

9 Psychology Books Every Leader Should Read

Learning the secrets of the mind will make you a better professional.<p>At the base of it, business success is about people--making the right connections, understanding motivation, guessing what others will do next, and accurately evaluating those you meet. Which is why knowing some basic psychology …

Self-improvement

These Are The Best Times Of Day To Tackle Each Part Of Your To-Do List

The most productive part of the day to send email, give a presentation, schedule a meeting, and more.<p>Picture this: It’s 1:30 p.m., and you’re just getting started on an important project that’s due to your boss first thing the next morning. But rather than brilliant ideas flowing from your head to …

Productivity

Eero bathes your home in super-charged Wi-Fi

If you have cable, then it’s a good bet your Wi-Fi comes courtesy of the cable producer’s incredibly average modem. Most of them are one or two …

18 Behaviors of Emotionally Intelligent People

When emotional intelligence (EQ) first appeared to the masses, it served as the missing link in a peculiar finding: people with average IQs …

Emotional Intelligence

How This 10-Minute Routine Will Increase Your Creativity

Learning to channel your thinking--both conscious and subconscious--creates the conditions that make achieving your goals inevitable.<p>"Your subconscious mind works continuously, while you are awake, and while you sleep."--Napoleon Hill<p>Your subconscious never rests and is always on duty because it …

Creativity

The psychology of bad decision making: How to stop choosing the wrong thing - Firstpost

Varun woke up to the sound of his ringing alarm. “Oh no!” he panicked. He had an exam to write in less than an hour and he was not at all prepared. …

Die Hard

4 rituals that will make you an expert at anything

So I decided to go to the source and talk to the guy who actually created the theory.<p>Anders Ericsson is a professor of psychology at Florida State University. His wonderful new book is "Peak: Secrets from the New Science of Expertise."<p>So what does everybody get wrong? 2 things.<p>First, the "10,000 …

Self-improvement

Your Horoscope for the Week of March 20

Everything you need to know for the upcoming week.<p>~*~PiScEs~*~<p>You have been working super hard recently, and this week, you will finally see what needs to be done to cross the finish line and put your plans into place. Wednesday's full moon lunar eclipse will show you how things are going to shake …

Lunar Eclipse

5 questions that reveal the personality of someone you just met

It's impossible to learn everything you need to know about someone the first time you meet unless you have some sort of telepathic insight. But there are some questions you can ask that will give you a deeper, more accurate picture of someone than others.<p>Certainly, simple questions, like "Are you …

Employment

Why Do People Stick Out and Bite Their Tongues When Concentrating?

Jon K. asks: Why do I sometimes naturally bite my tongue when concentrating on things?The short answer as to why some people bite their tongue when …

The Brain

14 free online personality tests that'll help point you in the right direction

There's something wonderful about personality tests — the idea that you can put yourself into a category (or categories), just like that, is so …

17 Things to Never Say to a Girl With Borderline Personality Disorder

One woman with Borderline Personality Disorder opens up.<p><b>1. Nothing.</b> Going to bed in an argument isn't our style. Even when you've casually dismissed it as a minor disagreement and all but forgotten about it, we're worrying that you hate us and will never speak to us again. So please, stay awake …

A Harvard psychologist says your success in any situation hinges on 3 things

As she described in her 2012 TED Talk, power-posing is about taking advantage of the body-mind connection: You adopt the body language of powerful people so that you feel and act more confident.<p>But power posing is just one path to a state of calm self-confidence that will help you succeed in …

Self-improvement

Map of Consciousness: A Powerful Framework For Your Personal Growth

In this article, I’m very excited to share with you the map of consciousness, developed by Dr. David Hawkins in Power vs Force. The reason I’m so …

These Are The Long-Term Effects Of Multitasking

Being constantly connected may keep you from getting fired, but making time for deep work is what will get you promoted.<p>Georgetown Professor Cal Newport thinks uninterrupted, distraction-free deep work is so important that if you’re unable to do this at your current job, you should start looking …

Time Management

A psychiatrist says this is the best way to break a bad habit

No matter that you're embarrassed to shake people's hands or that you can't concentrate on work tasks — in the moment, the bad behavior feels so <i>good</i>.<p>Or does it?<p>During a recent TEDMed Talk, Judson Brewer, a psychiatrist at University of Massachusetts Medical School, proposed that the key to breaking …

Mindfulness

14 Things Guys Wish They Knew Before Losing Their Virginity

We've all been there.<p>Sex anxiety. We all have it. And turns out you're not alone in being more concerned with yourself than your partner. Cosmopolitan.com asked 14 guys what they wish they knew before they ever had sex, and here's what they had to say.<p><b>1.</b> "<b>It's going to suck.</b> Also, you're basically …

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Top 10 Signs You're Right For Each Other

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A CEO weighs in on whether entrepreneurs are born or made

It was a second-wave dot-com boom that lasted five to six years, when money was so readily available (many have referred to it as the Age of the Unicorns) that it felt like anybody could get in on the "become-an-entrepreneur" game. People believed that raising several millions of dollars for a …

Entrepreneurship

10 Ways to Become a Millionaire in Your 20s

<i>This piece was originally published on Entrepreneur.</i><p>Imagine if you could become a millionaire. How great would it be to have the money you need to …

Entrepreneurship

Why Every Man Should Have Hobbies | The Art of Manliness

<i>Note: In yesterday’s Churchill School of Adulthood lesson, we offered examples from Winston’s life as to how he embodied artist</i> <i>Constantin Brancuși</i><i>’s</i> …

8 Signs You’re an Ambivert: The Most Flexible Personality Type

Ambiverts are those who fall relatively in the middle of being introverted and extroverted – they identify with characteristics of both personality …

Psychology

Therapy wars: the revenge of Freud

Cheap and effective, CBT became the dominant form of therapy, consigning Freud to psychology’s dingy basement. But new studies have cast doubt on its supremacy – and shown dramatic results for psychoanalysis. Is it time to get back on the couch?<p>Dr David Pollens is a psychoanalyst who sees his …

Psychology

12 Self-Awareness Exercises That Fuel Success

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>An African proverb says, “When there is no enemy within, the enemies outside can do you no harm.”<p>Self-awareness is one of the most important skills for success. How you behave and respond to external situations is governed by internal …

Self-awareness

Breakups Suck—But Here's the Awesome Silver Lining

You Might Like{{displayTitle}}<p>Oscar Wilde once said hearts are made to be broken—but that poetic insight doesn’t help ease the pain of another …

Happiness