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'Winning the Brain Game' Will Help Fix Your Fatal Flaws of Thinking

8 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Brainstorming. Problem solving. Creative thinking. These are all words that are closely related to entrepreneurship. However, you would be surprised to know that even successful business owners and intrapreneurs hold themselves …

Creativity

36 ways to change your life for the better

Most of the time you don't end up keeping them, and then you just feel worse because you committed to something and didn't follow through with it.<p>Resolutions shouldn't necessarily be things to stop doing or to get rid of, but instead they should be about embracing a different mindset.<p>If part of …

7 Books Arianna Huffington Wants You to Read for Personal Growth

If you're in danger of burning out, these books could change your life.<p>In a society where a lack of sleep and burnout are worn as badges of honor, Arianna Huffington knows that there is a better way to find success and happiness.<p>While Huffington acknowledges that some people succeed despite …

Biographies

Five historic hotels you have to visit in Wales

It's not just beautiful views and nice linen that makes a good hotel, what about the story behind it? With some of the most captivating architecture and history adding to their appeal, here are five of the Good Hotel Guide's favourite historic hotels to visit in Wales...<p><b>Bodysgallen Hall and Spa,</b> …

14 books that inspired Steve Jobs

Because, Steve Jobs said while introducing the iPad, the Mac maker was never just a tech company.<p>"The reason that Apple is able to create products like the iPad is because we've always tried to be at the intersection of technology and the liberal arts," he said.<p>Jobs' lifelong interest in the …

Literature

30 places to see before you turn 30

Amazing destinations around the world cater to the particular strengths and challenges of the twenty-something set.<p>These spots might be more physically challenging or tougher on your schedule.<p>They might be easier on the wallet, or a reveler's playground best appreciated while you can still stay up …

Think You Don’t Like Beans? These 25 Recipes Will Make You Love Them

Beans are a humble food, but they are some of the most amazing foods we can eat. Beans are economical and a great value, especially if you buy dried …

11 actions you can take today to start getting rich, according to a self-made millionaire

The good news is that success is a learnable skill, and anyone can start thinking, acting, and making choices like the super wealthy.<p>In T. Harv Eker's bestselling book, "Secrets of the Millionaire Mind," the self-made millionaire identifies specific "millionaire mind actions" that could help you …

24 fruits and vegetables that will extend your lifespan

<b>(CnOPhoto via Shutterstock)</b><p>No one food is going to change your life, but a diet rich in these fruits & vegetables will start you on your way<p>Larry Schwartz<p>September 14, 2015 10:57pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>It may come as a shock to regular readers of health publications, …

Nutrition

7 Reasons Companies Should Never Hire an Entrepreneur

Many entrepreneurs are considered unemployable. Here are several reasons why it's best they just start their own company.<p>I started my first company at the age of 25 after every job I had frustrated me. When I made the Inc. 500 list at 35 years old, I joined the Entrepreneurs' Organization and was …

Entrepreneurship

47 Hacks People With ADD/ADHD Use To Stay On Track

Everything from color-coding to bouncing on an exercise ball.<p><b>1.</b> "<b>Take a picture of your to-do list</b> otherwise #1 on your to-do list will be find the to-do list!" <i>- Paris Swenson, Facebook</i><p><b>2.</b> "<b>Break long tasks into manageable segments</b>. For example, you don't have to 'Clean your room,' you have to: 1. …

10 Success Books That People In Their Thirties Should Read

Philip Pape<p>Read full profile<p>Your twenties are behind you. You have a job and responsibilities, but you know there’s more to life.<p>You’re looking for …

Self-improvement

Space Colony Form Factors, Part 3: The Stanford Torus and Beyond

From Space Bagels to Halo<p>So far we've seen two space colony form factors that arose from a 1975 NASA-backed study. The Bernal Sphere was round, the …

New York City

15 Self Help Books To Make You Live A Greater Life

“A good book is an education of the heart. It enlarges your sense of human possibility what human nature is of what happens in the world. It’s a …

Motivation

The universe is FAKE and we're playthings of advanced civilisation says theory

Is our universe FAKE? Physicists claim we could all be the playthings of an advanced civilisation<p><b>Physicists say there is a possibility that our world</b> …

Spice up your diet for a longer life, study suggests

If you like eating spicy foods, researchers have some good news: You're likely to have more years to enjoy them.<p>Compared to people who ate spicy foods less than once a week, those who ate them at least three to five times per week were 14% less likely to die while they were being tracked by the …

Study: A special vegetable diet could protect against further cognitive decline in old age

Cognitive decline is a normal part of aging but a study by scientists at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago showed that elderly adults who strictly followed the MIND diet were 7.5 years younger cognitively over a period of nearly five years than those who adhered the least.<p>"The study …

10 Proven Health Benefits of Coconut Oil (No. 3 is Best)

Coconut oil is one of the few foods that can be classified as a “superfood.”<p>Its unique combination of fatty acids can have profound positive effects …

18 unusual things one can see in Germany

20 Secret Doors and Clever Hiding Places

The fascination with secret doors and hidden compartments has been around since ancient times; thousands of years ago, the Egyptians hid chambers deep in their pyramids. While hidden doors may not be found in everyone’s home nowadays, the desire to have clandestine passageways and secret stashes …

Woodworking

9 Health Foods That Aren’t Worth the Money

After handing over what feels like your whole paycheck at Whole Foods, it’s not uncommon to wonder whether the health foods you picked up are worth …

Nutrition

The Sex Robot Of The Future Is Here And We're A Little Scared

There are people out there who spend a whole lot of money on sex dolls. The more money, the more realistic. And now, a new element is being developed …

Sex, robots, and virtual reality — the future is now

In case you needed a reminder that “lonely men with lots of disposable income” is a great target demographic for your products, well here you go: <i>The</i> …

Would the medical research benefits of reclassifying LSD outweigh the risks?

Psychedelic drugs should be reclassified to encourage new research into their medical applications, a researcher argues in an opinion piece published in <i>The British Medical Journal</i>today. Before substances such as LSD were stigmatized during the "war on drugs" in the 1970s, studies suggested they …

15 Eating Habits That Make You Live Longer

<i>By Dan Buettner</i><p>For more than a decade, I've been working with a team of experts to study hot spots of longevity -- regions we call Blue Zones, where many people live to 100 and beyond. They are the Greek island of Ikaria; the highlands of Sardinia; the Nicoya Peninsula in Costa Rica; Okinawa, …

Meet the Incredible Woman Who Seeks to Be the First Female to Row from Japan to San Francisco

28-year-old Sonya Baumstein plans on being the first woman to complete an extraordinary journey. With no sail and no motor, Sonya will be rowing 6,000 nautical miles by herself from Choshi, Japan to San Francisco, California because she likes a good challenge. Using a 770-pound, 24 foot boat, this …

"Zig Zag Zen: Buddhism and Psychedelics" edited by Allan Badiner: Book Review

<b>"Buddhism and psychedelics are together probably the best hope we have for an antidote to egotism and materialism, which are fatally destroying the planet." ~ Terrence McKenna</b><p>"While a sportsman will have his Olympic medals revoked for using drugs that enhance his performance, a musician would not …

25 daily habits that will make you smarter

In the Quora thread, "What would you do to be a little smarter every single day?", readers shared the habits they follow to fuel their brains.<p>Here are some simple actions that could help you become a smarter person.<p>Think about how to reduce poverty, how to solve a daily problem you have, …