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16 Productive Habits You Can Practice in Less Than 30 Minutes

Here are a few easy ways you can tweak your weekly routine to be healthier and happier.<p><i>This story first appeared on The Muse, a Web destination with exciting job opportunities and expert career advice.</i><p>Improving your life doesn't have to be about making one big gesture. Instead, it's something you …

Productivity

15 Python Libraries for Data Science

If you’ve read our introduction to Python, you already know that it’s one of the most widely used programming languages today, celebrated for its …

5 Reasons You Should Build a Small Business ,  Not a Startup

The allure of startups and why most people should choose to be small-business owners instead.<p>In Silicon Valley, it seems that everyone's aspiration is to "Be A Founder." I chatted with Jon Westenberg, who thinks that most people should focus on building a small business instead of chasing the …

Small Business

4 personality types that make successful entrepreneurs

If you think entrepreneurs are a different breed, you're half right.<p>Myers-Briggs research reveals that ENTPs, ESTJs, ENTJs, INTJs, and ISTJs are more likely to have higher incomes and either be self-employed or manage more people than other personality types. Of course, these are far from the only …

Entrepreneurship

How to Raise Emotionally Intelligent Kids: 7 Important Things to Teach Them

Emotional intelligence is the prerequisite to great relationships. Here's how to teach kids to develop them.<p>We all want our kids to be happy and successful, so it makes sense to work backward and figure out how to make that happen.<p>Step 1: <i>To be happy and successful, they need to develop great</i> …

Emotional Intelligence

Watch Carol Dweck's Speech: 'The Journey to a Growth Mindset'

<b>"A growth mindset is not a panacea, but it does empower kids and help them learn."</b> - Carol Dweck, psychologist and author<p>"How can we give students …

Teaching

What it takes to be a migrant entrepreneur

Language and cultural barriers are the first hurdles when starting a business in a foriegn country, but networking is key<p>I am a migrant from Brazil. I moved to the UK at the beginning of 2002, aged 21, to learn English – I knew a little, but wanted to become fluent. A couple of years later I …