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4 Simple Tips To Make You A Better Leader Right Now | Inc.com

One of the biggest myths about leadership, that I hate, is leadership is difficult. Now I don't disagree that some people make leadership hard, or find it hard to lead, but that's not the same as leadership being hard.<p>Leadership can be easy, and I wanted to share four secret tips that you can do …

Communicate

Jeff Bezos Just Revealed the Shocking Event That Made Him Self-Reliant and Wildly Successful | Inc.com

It's no accident that Jeff Bezos built Amazon into one of today's most successful businesses, and that it has made him the richest person in the world, with a net worth of more than $94 billion.<p>What most of us don't know, however, is the memorable event in his youth that helped build the …

Entrepreneurship

How to be more persuasive – according to science

Whether it’s getting your partner to do more housework or making your colleagues back your latest idea, we all end up spending a considerable amount …

Psychology

13 Science-Backed Signs You're Smarter Than You Realise

Don't underestimate yourself.<p>Everyone wants to be humble. Who me, smart? Nah, I'm just a good test-taker.<p>And anyway, it's kind of crass to go around …

5 Powerful Mantras to Help You Quiet Anxiety, Beat Self-Doubt, Manage Stress, and More

Use these simple slogans to rewire your thoughts, and feel calmer and more confident every day.<p>What if you could stop worrying (or feel more …

Self-help

A Man Had 2 Tbsp Coconut Oil 2 Times Per Day In 2 Months. His Brain Changed

Alzheimer’s disease is an awful condition. How to and would you help someone to have their memory back and healthy? This is the story of Dr. Mary T. …

Ancient Wisdom Reveals 6 Rituals That Will Make You Happy

People have enormous respect for ancient wisdom. They just don’t read it. Funny thing is, we’re more likely to live happier lives when we visit the …

Happiness

8 Conflicting Habits of Wildly Successful People

Successful people are simply those with paradoxical successful habits.<p>We know there are certain habits that the most successful people tend to share. But if you're looking to emulate those habits, you've probably run up against an obstacle: they often seem to contradict each other. To achieve your …

Self-improvement

7 Simple Life Hacks That Will Make You Smarter

Looking to perform better mentally? Do the following.<p><i>Do you want to be smarter?</i><p>You can't boost your IQ overnight, but you can get a little smarter every day.<p>With enough motivation and determination, anyone can expand their mental capabilities and become smarter.<p>Integrating new habits into your …

Lifehacks

58 Books That Will Make You Better, No Matter Who You Are | Inc.com

<i>What books do you recommend that college students read? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Ryan Holiday, best-selling author of Ego Is the Enemy, on Quora:</b><p>I'm going to go crazy on this one. I …

Books

Science Says 92 Percent of People Don't Achieve Their Goals. Here's How the Other 8 Percent Do

If you're serious about goal-setting, here's what the high-achievers know that you may not.<p>Did you know that a staggering 92 percent of people that set New Year's goals never actually achieve them? That's according to research by the University of Scranton.<p>I've done it many times, and if you're …

Success

7 Things Really Successful People Never Do | Inc.com

What differentiates those who are successful from those who are not? There are lots of ways to approach that question, but one of the most powerful is also one of the most simple.<p>It's a matter of habits. In business and in life, if you truly want to succeed, there are some habits that work and …

Self-improvement

Why Do Our Minds Wander?

Sometimes the mind wanders. Thoughts pop into consciousness. Ideas or images are present when just a moment before they were not. Scientists recently have been turning their attention to making sense of this.<p>One natural picture of the phenomenon goes something like this. Typically, our thoughts and …

Consciousness

How your smartphone is making you miserable without you even noticing

In a study recently reported at the 2016 Computer-Human Interaction Conference, authors Kostin Kushlev, Jason Proulx, and Elizabeth Dunn carried out a two-part experiment:<p>For one week, participants (drawn from the general population) were asked to <i>maximize</i> phone interruptions by keeping notification …

Mindfulness

Muhammad Ali: A Life in Pictures

Trainers

Part 2: Mental Shifts That Allowed Me To Become a Millionaire at 22

Managing Director, Hughes Marino<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Last year I wrote one of the most popular articles on Entrepreneur.com. It detailed the seven mental shifts that I implemented to accelerate my career success and become a millionaire at the age of 22. …

Will Power

Gina Rodriguez transforms into Lil Wayne for 'Lip Sync Battle'

Add hip-hop artist to the list of roles "Jane the Virgin" star Gina Rodriguez has embraced.<p>Rodriguez, who grew up in the Belmont Cragin neighborhood on the Northwest Side, wore dreadlocks and a grill to transform into Lil Wayne to perform his 2008 single "A Milli" on Thursday's episode of "Lip Sync …

Lil Wayne

How Drake became the all-pervading master of hyper-reality rap

The Canadian artist’s success at spreading both his sound and self far and wide owes much to his desire to be everything to everybody – not to mention his ability to defuse the explosive content once at the core of hip-hop<p>If there is a single word that describes Drake, whose new album is released …

Rap & Hip-Hop

8 Easy Ways to Kill Bad Habits, According to Research

Bad habits; we all got’em. You know what they are. You know you should stop. But… it’s hard. In fact, sometimes you feel downright powerless. And …

Self-help

How to tell if other people think you’re hot, according to science

One of the most pressing and mysterious questions for humans, the self-centered beings that we are, is what other people think about us. We expend a huge amount of time and mental energy wondering if our date finds us attractive, or if our co-workers noticed that stupid thing we said in the meeting …

Psychology

7 Habits That Will Make Men Attractive

If you expect to get advice like, “grow a five o’clock shadow” or “work out”, you’re wrong. That kind of advice doesn’t fix the real problem.<p>What you …

Why Companies Are Advertising Their Master Brand

Recently, both Hershey and Coca-Cola have switched to a master brand strategy. Instead of promoting, for example, Hershey’s Syrup, chocolate bars, and Hershey’s kisses separately, the company is running an advertising campaign that unites all Hershey branded treats in a single commercial, …

Marketing

Seven Zen Stories That Could Open Your Mind

For centuries, Zen masters have used stories and koans, or paradoxical riddles, to help students realize their true nature. These stories are often …

10 Science-Backed Ways to Become a Happier Person

A boatload of research offers practical advice you can use to start being happier today.<p>Science has landed a probe on a comet hurtling through space, wiped smallpox from the face of the earth, and split the atom. Surely research can come up with a few ways to make humans happier.<p>Thanks to the …

Happiness

12 Bad Habits That Are Making You Less Productive

Are you guilty of these bad habits that are hurting our productivity at work? If so, it's probably time to cut it out.

Productivity

50 Writing Tips From My 15 Years As An Author

One of the questions I’m asked on a daily basis is some form of, “I want to become an author. Can you help?” There are certainly better people to ask than me. But after writing hundreds of articles and nine books in 15 years—both traditionally published and self-published, both non-fiction and …

Writing

Why smart people are better off with fewer friends

First, they find that people who live in more densely populated areas tend to report less satisfaction with their life overall. "The higher the …