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10 Things Emotionally Intelligent People Do Not Do

Emotional intelligence is probably the most powerful yet undervalued trait in our society.<p>We believe in rooting our everyday functions in logic and reason, yet we come to the same conclusions after long periods of contemplation as we do in the blink of an eye. Our leaders sorely overlook the human …

Emotional Intelligence

The best (and worst) ways to spot a liar

Forget body language or eye movements. There are much better ways to identify the deceitful.<p><i>This story is part of BBC Future’s “Best of 2015” list, our greatest hits of the year. Browse the full list.</i><p>-<p>Thomas Ormerod’s team of security officers faced a seemingly impossible task. At airports across …

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Rare Video of 20-Year-Old Angelina Jolie in An Acting Class Emerges

Even then, she could do all the feels.<p>It's easy to forget that actress/director/writer Angelina Jolie was once an up-and-comer, honing her skill in acting class. But <i>Daily Mail</i> posted a reminder yesterday: an rare clip from one of Jolie's acting sessions in 2000. Jolie, then 25, does some intense …

15 Qualities You Need to Develop Mental Toughness

Mental toughness is a huge indicator of success. Here's how to know if you've got it.<p>We all reach critical points in our lives where our mental toughness is tested. It might be because of a toxic friend or colleague, a dead-end job, or a struggling relationship.<p>Whatever the challenge, you have to …

10 Affordable Countries That Budget Travelers Can't Miss

Traveling is a way of life. Traveling inspires, changes us, and broadens our horizons. We should all travel at least once in a while.<p>Unfortunately, …

Dominican Republic

How Intuitive Are You? Take This Quiz To Find Out—And See How To Sharpen Your 6th Sense

One morning in November, Tammy Turner, 36, woke up thinking about her Pap test, scheduled for the following month. Even now, she can't explain exactly what made her call the doctor's office and move up her appointment to that week. "It wasn't that I had symptoms, just this gut feeling that …

10 Easy Ways You Can Practice Mindfulness

Have you ever wondered what it means to live in the present? Aren't we all here, now, in the present?<p>Technically, yes, but for so many of us, we are only 10 percent here.<p>We are really living in our minds. We exist from day-to-day in a dream-like state where we're not really connected to the world …

Reduce Your Stress in Two Minutes a Day

Bill Rielly had it all: a degree from West Point, an executive position at Microsoft, strong faith, a great family life, and plenty of money. He even got along well with his in-laws! So why did he have so much stress and anxiety that he could barely sleep at night? I have worked with Bill for …

4 tricks for getting rid of your nerves and appearing more confident in a job interview

Body language experts say the trick is to distract your mind and focus on things that <i>don't</i> make you nervous.<p>Here are four tricks for doing just that:<p>One simple way to quell feelings of nervousness is to momentarily transport yourself to a time in which you felt self-assured and at ease. You can do …

Body Language

Complete Guide on How to Achieve Any Goals In Life Faster

We’ve all dreamed of these lofty goals in life at one point or another, especially during new years.<p>Setting goals is an essential technique to …

Why Introverts Make Great Entrepreneurs

Conventional wisdom says you need to be an extrovert to start a successful business. That’s wrong for all sorts of reasons.<p>Imagine a typical entrepreneur.<p>A quiet, reserved introvert is probably not what first came to mind. Aren’t entrepreneurs supposed to be gregarious and commanding—verbally adept …

Entrepreneurship

10 Easy Ways You Can Practice Mindfulness - Elyse Santilli

Learning to practice mindfulness and live in the present moment can transform your life and increase your happiness. Find out how to master …

How to beat anxiety without medication

A few years ago, my father was diagnosed with a fairly common form of prostate cancer. As a result, he needed surgery to get it out of his body before it spread anywhere.<p>When he got out of surgery, we were informed by the doctors that they could not remove the breathing tube at the moment. He’s a …

Inflammation

Real and Simple No. 1: Answers to Your Most Basic Etiquette Questions

Oprah may have her list of favorite things, but I have my list of "most asked" etiquette questions. If you want to be in the know, or simply want to know the right thing to say or do in different situations, life just got that much easier.<p><b>• If I am at at a private home and I break something, should</b> …

3 Cognitive Biases That Alter Your Thinking

“<i>Change your thoughts and you change your world.</i>”<br>~Norman Vincent Peale<p>There are far too many layers of cognition (thinking, knowing, remembering) to …

4 Exercises to Lift Your Boobs

Get ready to bust a move—and boost your bust.<p>Nothing short of surgery or gaining body fat can actually increase the size of your breasts. As for making them <i>look</i> bigger, well, that's why the chunk of change we spend on bras each year is larger than the GDP of Iceland.<p>Push-ups and padding aren't your …

What Exactly Is Enlightenment?

"To know yourself as the Being underneath the thinker, the stillness underneath the mental noise, the love and joy underneath the pain, is freedom, …

My life has not been the same since I started using this amazing meditation app

Like many stressed out New Yorkers, I’m on a desperate and ongoing quest to silence the voice in my head.<p>It has a lot to say.<p>I need to work harder, I …

Finding Moderation Through Mindfulness

<i>By Susi Amendola</i><p>"You have everything on the middle path, including peace of mind and tranquility." -- Sri Swami Satchidananda<p>I recently looked down at the big bag of butterless popcorn in my lap, and it was gone. Where did it go? Did I really eat the whole bag? I remember those first few bites and …

Kendall, Kylie, and Crew Sport THIS Unexpected Beauty Trend

Balmain’s latest ads are, in a word, breathtaking. But not just for the jaw-dropping fashion. The brand's Fall 2015 campaign, shot by photographer …

This woman lost half her body weight in just 11 months

It’s a dramatic transformation that the 24-year-old hair and makeup artist from Auckland achieved in just 11 months.<p>Ms Pretscherer says she was never …

Prosthetic pin discovered in ancient Egyptian mummy

7/12/2015 09:00:00 PM<p>Researchers during a routine DNA test on a male Egyptian have made an astonishing discovery after finding a 23cm iron …

Black Holes Get Even Weirder with New Stephen Hawking Theory

Black holes may be even weirder than scientists had thought, according to a new paper by famed astrophysicist Stephen Hawking.<p>The paper, which …