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Good News: Working Hard Can Actually Make You Smarter

Intellect is a muscle.<p><i>Can hard work beat intelligence? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Auren Hoffman, SafeGraph CEO. fmr LiveRamp CEO. Started & sold 5 companies, on …

10 Photos That Will Make You Want to Visit Thailand Right Now

The number of foreign visitors to Thailand has doubled in the past decade, and it's easy to see why. The country radiates beauty at every turn—from lush jungles to dramatic caves, golden temples to skies aglow with lanterns. Whether you're looking to soak up ancient culture or relax on one of the …

National Parks

The 30 most anticipated movies for the rest of 2017

After "Spider-Man: Homecoming" hits theaters this Friday, the next six months brings with it blockbusters and the start of award season hype for other upcoming films.<p>From "Dunkirk" to "Thor: Ragnarok" (and we can't forget "Star Wars: The Last Jedi"), here are 30 movies you should be excited to go …

Blade Runner 2049

Write a Good Sentence

Write a good sentence, then a good paragraph, and don’t be dreaming about writing the great American novel or what you’ll wear at the awards ceremony …

Writing

Three of the world’s most powerful billionaires agree—there’s one trait you need to succeed

Not a lot of people know about Ray Dalio, and he prefers it that way.<p>Considered one of the “100 most influential people in the world” by <i>Time</i> magazine, Dalio is the founder of <i>Bridgewater Associates,</i> the largest hedge fund in the world, with $122 billion under management.<p>So he’s kind of a big …

Money can buy happiness, if you spend it right

<b>We all know the adage that money can’t buy happiness. But is it really true?</b><p>A recent study from Yale University and the University of Cambridge found …

How to Be Happy When Unhappy Is Your Norm

Is it possible to be happy <i>all</i> the time?<p>And a bigger question: Would you want to be happy all the time? How would that feel? Would you feel like you …

Happiness

10 Things the Nicest People Never Do

What you do is important, but what you choose not to do also helps define you.<p>Some of the most successful people I know are also the nicest. That's no coincidence, since no one ever does anything worthwhile alone -- and that means building great relationships is a key contributor to success.<p>Plus, …

40 Simple Daily Rituals for Getting Ahead in Business and Life

The most successful people consistently do the right little things, day in and day out.<p>The most successful people you know didn't get where they are by doing things like everyone else. One thing they likely have in common: Consistently doing the right things day in and out. Here's what dozens of …

I spent 5 years proving to myself that I didn’t need a man. Then I found one.

By Stephanie Land<p>My elder daughter turns 10 this month, which also marks a decade of me being a single mother. I’ve had relationships in that time, some of them serious, but not for the past five years. I dated, but with hefty dry spells in between. The momentary romanticism that came with dating …

11 everyday skills that will make you more successful over time

Some say it's luck. Others say it's hustle. The truth is, success only comes with a combination of both, as well as a few other ingredients.<p>Defining success can be tricky because it's so subjective.<p>Some people want to make a million dollars a year. Others want to make a good living and have three …

Self-improvement

Learning to celebrate failure at a young age led to this billionaire's success

Founder, owner and CEO of Spanx Inc., Sara Blakely, shares her father's unique philosophy about failure and how it influenced her success later on in life.<p>She shares her advice for entrepreneurs about how to take risks and redefine failure, which she believes often leads to a windfall of …

7 Surprising Traits That Make Introverts Wildly Successful

You don't need to be an extrovert to win at the entrepreneurship game.<p>The traditional view of an entrepreneur is of an individual who eats and drinks the energy of crowds, an inspiring, articulate ball of unreserved innovation who feels completely at home wrapped in attention. These types of …

WHY FILM PHOTOGRAPHY IS BETTER THAN DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY

Dear friend,<p>I think film photography is better than digital photography — I’ll share with you my opinion.<p>Of course, don’t listen to me. This is just …

Street Photography

True Happiness Means Doing These 4 Things Every Day

Happiness isn't for a select few. Practicing these daily routines can help you find more joy in your career.<p>To be happier at work, our knee-jerk reaction is to tackle the most obvious causes of stress and anxiety: micromanagement, poor communication, inefficient tools, lack of ownership and better …

Happiness

Entrepreneurs! Don’t React to Drama, Be The Act

Movie: The Godfather JOHNNY FONTANE: It’s too late, they startThe post Entrepreneurs! Don’t React to Drama, Be The Act appeared first on iamwire.

Entrepreneurship

How to lose weight after 40: 6 new habits to start now

After 40, our bodies don't bounce back from bad habits so quickly.<p>Very soon, I’ll stand up in front of the graduating class of my former high school and give the commencement speech. I’ll focus on the usual “work hard” and “follow your dream” themes, but, in reality, I just want to shout out to all …

5 things I had to give up to be successful

There's an opportunity cost to everything worthwhile in life.<p>No matter what you're trying to accomplish, you'll have to give up something in order to make it happen.<p>When I asked people on Facebook what they had given up to get something else they wanted, I got about 60 answers.<p><i>Even if you get what</i> …

10 Powerful Life-Altering Things You Need to Do Alone

Pivotal things that only you can decide<p>There are many major decisions in life where you should consult the wisest people you know. There are other, profound things you need to do on your own.<p>Your success hinges on being able to trust your personal intellect and intuition. Looking to your own …

7 Habits I Had to Form to Finally Lose the Weight

• Popsugar<br>• Health & Fitness<br>• Equinox<p>Diet and Exercise to Lose Weight<p>7 Habits I Had to Form to Finally Lose the Weight<p>Shares<p>I've always been an active …

How To Learn In 2 Days What Normally Takes 6 Months

This curated column is authored by leadership & startup consultant Benjamin Hardy ResearchThe post How To Learn In 2 Days What Normally Takes 6 …

Motivation

A Top-Rated College Professor Just Gave Some Brilliant Career Advice. Here It Is in 1 Sentence

In his recent commencement speech at Utah State University, psychologist Adam Grant shows us why it's very possible to have too much of a good thing.<p>Adam Grant is an organizational psychologist who has been repeatedly recognized as Wharton University's top-rated professor (although he's only 35 …

22 common mental health myths you need to stop believing

The best way to stop the stigma surrounding mental illness? Learning the facts.<p>As more people speak out about living with mental illness, conditions like depression, anxiety, and bipolar disorder are finding a healthy place in public conversation. But there are still a ton of mental health …

14 Things Ridiculously Successful People Do Every Day

The world's most successful people have some unique habits. Try them out and see where they take you.<p>Having close access to ultra-successful people can yield some pretty incredible information about who they really are, what makes them tick, and, most important, what makes them so successful and …

Most men just want a woman who's nice

At the end of the day, most men just want a woman who’s nice. <b></b>“Nice,” to a man, means being soft, gentle and kind. It means asking your husband how his day was and really listening. It means doing something nice for him with no expectation of getting something in return—you know, the way you did …

11 things to give up if you want to be a millionaire

According to self-made millionaire Steve Siebold, almost anyone has what it takes to become a millionaire.<p>"Like most things in life, becoming good at …

8 qualities that will help you be great in any relationship, according to a psychotherapist

Do you ever wonder how some people seem so natural and at ease in relationships, while others really struggle to maintain them?<p>Is it a difference in temperament, like introversion or extroversion?<p>It could be, but as a psychologist, I can say the approach to relationships for each temperament is …

Once you implement these 25 tips, your life will improve in 100 days

When it comes to achieving your goals and living the life you want, I’m sure you’ve heard enough about “positive thinking” or “positive …

Use “The Minimalists'” 90/90 Rule to Help You Declutter

No matter how much you want to live more simply, it can be hard to part with your things. First of all, if you have a lot of stuff, where do you even …

Minimalism

This Entrepreneur Teaches Millennials How to Quit Their Jobs and Start Their Lives

Daniel DiPiazza's new book is a commonsense approach to the business of having a great life.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you know that starting a business has become trendy. Everybody on social media seems to be talking about …

Entrepreneurship