Brantly Steele

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How to be friends with benefits — without anyone getting hurt

Most people start out with the right intentions. You make a mutual agreement with a friend to use each other solely for sex. Easy right? Well not …

Relationships

You Have the Power to Physically Reshape Your Brain

Neuroplasticity is the idea that you can alter your brain in a physical and mental way by changing its stimuli — which can include environment, …

The Brain

The specific advice you should seek (and ignore) to become more self-aware

Self-awareness is the meta skill of the 21st century. Research shows it’s the essential foundation for high performance, making smart choices, and forming strong relationships. But while we bemoan the lack of self-awareness in our politicians, bosses, and Facebook friends, we rarely consider …

Facebook Ads Strategy: How Marketers Can Win With Facebook

Do you use Facebook ads? Want to make them more effective? To explore how to create a successful Facebook ads strategy, I interview Nicholas Kusmich. …

The Problem With Being Too Agreeable

Half an hour had passed and I sat in my car, waiting for my habitually tardy friend to arrive so I could help her move. Resentment and anger started …

Readers' Poll: 10 Best Movies of 2016

10<p>By<p>When historians look back on 2016 they're going to focus on earth-shattering political events like Donald Trump's election and Brexit. Movie …

Movies

9 Ways To Improve Your Mood And Feel Great Instantly

We see a lot of buzz around the science of ‘being happy’. There are psychologists trying to find the secret key to happiness, meditation exponents …

Soon, We May Be Able to Access Our Memories From Early Childhood

Infantile Amnesia<p>What’s your earliest memory? Try as you might, most of you probably won’t be able to recall anything during the first couple years …

The Brain

5 Ways to Deal With a Psychopath

I know what some people are thinking: <i>I’m never going to deal with psychopaths. This is just more sensational clickbait junk.</i><p>Wrong. The experts are …

Greece to avoid default this summer, eyes debt relief

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece will avoid a default this summer after international creditors reached a milestone decision early Wednesday to unfreeze …

Want to Be a Lot Happier? Science Says Do Any 1 of These 9 Things

Or do them all. They work. Science says so.<p>Everyone wants to be happy, but many people aren't (especially people who live in Burundi.)<p>So how can you be happier?<p>If you want to be happier, there's good news and bad. Unfortunately, approximately 50% of your happiness, your "happiness set-point," is …

Happiness

Which of these four personality types are you?

Everyone likes to think that their individual personality is unique, but science has proven that we may not be so different from one another after …

What is Einstein's theory of relativity?

Albert Einstein’s theories of special and general relativity rule the field of classical physics.<p>Their effects can be seen in our everyday lives and …

9 Ways You Unwittingly Make Your Relationships Stronger (According to Science)

When it comes to trust, it's human nature to point to all the ways it gets broken. But what about the things you're already doing right to build trust in your relationships?<p>Your trustworthiness is the most worthwhile skill you can develop. According to Harvard Business Review's 10-year leadership …

Leadership

Emotional Intelligence 101: These 3 Words Can Turn Anxiety Into Advantage, According to Science

It's not about staying calm. In fact, it's the complete opposite.<p>When was the last time you were anxious?<p>Maybe you got worked up over a big presentation. Or preparing for that meeting to ask for a pay raise. Or getting ready to text that guy or girl you especially clicked with recently.<p>When …