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Get More Done: 15 Things the Most Successful People Do Differently to Be More Productive

And the best part is, you can adopt them all.<p>Some people get more done than others -- a <i>lot</i> more.<p>But how?<p>To find out, Kevin Kruse, a keynote speaker on wholehearted leadership and extreme productivity and the author of <i>15 Secrets Ultra-Successful People Know About Time Management</i>, interviewed over …

3-Minute Plank Challenge

Planking has become one of the most popular "core" exercise known in the fitness industry. And as many of you might have noticed, it requires a lot of upper body strength, especially in the shoulders, abdomen, back and arms. Let's be clear. The plank should actually utilize every muscle in the …

17 tips to save money, from a woman who lived on $14,000 a year

Expenses can add up quickly.<p>Danielle Wagasky, who stretched $14,000 a year to cover her family's needs for five years, would know.<p>Before becoming such a savvy saver, she dug herself into a financial hole when her husband was deployed to Iraq, leaving her in charge of the family finances. "I went …

The Most Motivational TED Talks of 2016 | Inc.com

TED talks can inspire you to do your best work, reach for the stars, or even try a new way of tying your shoes. With the 2016 TED Conference wrapped up last month, the folks at TED have gone to work putting some of the best talks they've hosted recently online. Delivered by a TV mogul, the leader …

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33 business books every professional should read before turning 30

To help you figure out how to navigate the professional world and set yourself on the right trajectory, we've rounded up some of our favorite business books.<p>They include career guides, business memoirs, and academic research on how to maximize your time and network.<p>Here are the business books we …

20 of the best books by the most influential thinkers in business

Since 2001, the Thinkers50 organization has hosted what the Financial Times has dubbed the "Oscars of management thinking," an award ceremony for the top 50 management thought leaders whose work has most affected the business world.<p>From elite business-school professors to insightful career coaches, …

Recognizing Great High Schools By What They Actually Do

<i>Dr. Carol Burris is co-author of this article</i>.<p>It was a relatively simple task to define a "great school" a couple years ago, at least if we listened to politicians and policymakers. It was all about test scores. A school with high scores was better than that school down the road where the scores …

3 Keys to Being Irresistibly Attractive

We all want others to like us. Deep down in our hearts we all want to feel supported, respected, and, most importantly, loved.<p>Yet, unfortunately, for many of us this is much easier said then done. We can feel like we always fall short in finding this love that we so desire to experience.<p>We can feel …

How to Do the Humane Burpee | Men's Health

But here’s how the two differ: In the burpee, you go from a jump to a squat to a pushup to a squat to a jump again.<p>In the humane version, however, you replace the jump with a kettlebell swing and the squat with a goblet squat. You’re actually adding weight, and, therefore, increasing the intensity …

A Wonderful TED Ed Video on The Cognitive Advantages of Bilingualism

June 24, 2015<br>Bilingualism or the ability to speak more than one language is a prevalent linguistic phenomenon. Even in the online digital discourse a …

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Powerful Chromebook Apps for Teachers

Create quizzes, polls, and forms using this app's visual drag-and-drop editor.<p>Work on the same diagrams and mind maps with colleagues in real-time …