Charles Miller

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4 Traits You Need to Change Your Life

What I know for sure is you can take an ordinary, boring, disappointing, and overwhelming life and turn it into a fulfilling, purposeful, happy, exciting and pleasurable life.<p>You don't have to suffer and keep having the same challenges in your life day after day.<p>I hear people complaining and …

The Livestream Movi puts the power of a multi-camera setup in your pocket

Live streaming was one of the big trends in 2015. The Meerkat app was a sensation at SXSW, Periscope stole that momentum when it launched a month later, and Facebook released (and slowly opened up access to) its own live video feature. Samsung even baked YouTube live streaming into its flagship …

Urban Farming Revolution: Impact Farm Allows You to Grow Fresh Produce in the Middle of the City

Urban farming is most certainly the way of the future. However, some of the largest barriers to this style of food production is a lack of space in densely populated cities, and also climate fluctuation. Copenhagen-based urban design lab Human Habitat seeks to address these issues with their …

Urban Agriculture

How to Build Your Brand the Right Way

This business expert says using social media to promote yourself is no way to grow a business. Find out what he suggests instead.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>In</i> Real Leaders Don't Follow<i>, Steve Tobak explains how real entrepreneurs can start, build, and run</i> …

Superfoods To Cut Alzheimer's Risk And Improve Memory

En español | The research is clear: What you eat has a big impact on your brain. In fact, the right foods — and combinations of foods — can enhance …

Nutrition

6 Powerful Ways to Become More Persistent (And Never Quit Again)

Most of us are great at setting goals, but not at achieving them.Whether it’s starting a new business, learning a new language, or mastering an …

Self-improvement

Get Smarter with the 5 Best Brain Boosting Supplements

If you are looking for supplements to help improve your memory, mental clarity, focus and concentration, and to combat the hazards of age-related …

Wellness

Six Ways You're Networking Wrong

Have you joined my incredibly non-annoying, once-in-a-while email newsletter?<br>A guy walks into a bar with a bunch of business cards... That's sounds …

Networking

7 Techniques To Boost Your Willpower

We start our New Year or Monday mornings off with good intentions – we are going to lose weight, stop smoking, organize our closets and train for …

Why Sales Can't Just 'Show Me The Money'

The engine of every company is customer acquisition. Customers translate into revenue which fuels job creation, investment and shareholder value. Without customers there is no business. They are the fly wheel of economies and societies.<p>While everyone in an organization has a role in customer …

Employment

4 Key Attributes Necessary for Success | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

We all have hopes and dreams, but sadly, not all of us reach them in our lifetimes.<p>We all deserve to reach our goals, but this isn’t going to happen …

Why You Should Get Out Of Your Comfort Zone Right Now | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

You’ve probably been told to start thinking outside of the box at some point in your life. You’ve also likely been encouraged to get outside of your …

How to sell: Fine tune your skills in the five stages of selling

The popular view is that only some people can sell, that salesmen are born, not made. The reality is that anyone can sell, and that the art of …

Customers

The art of selling: How to kick-start your sales process - New 3 part series! » Women Unlimited

It may <i>not</i> surprise you to know, that there is a process behind effective selling, but would it surprise you to know there is also a process involved …

Selling

Common Core math can be a mystery, and parents are going to school to understand it

ROCHESTER, N.Y. — Jennifer Craig stared at her daughter’s fifth-grade math homework. It was a three-digit multiplication problem, and it seemed simple enough. But her 10-year-old was supposed to solve it by drawing a chart, breaking apart numbers, multiplying, adding and maybe more.<p>“I’m lost,” said …

Best Gaming Desktops 2018

Consoles are nice and all, but if you want to play gorgeous-looking titles such as Final Fantasy XV and Star Wars Battlefront II at their maximum …

How to Build a Personal Career Plan and Get Out of Your Dead End Job

We've all heard it before: "You're lucky to have <i>any</i> job." But just because you have one doesn't mean you have to just slog through a crappy one, or …

Keep Your Hands Warm with this Discounted Zippo, and More Deals

If you tend to go through a few packs of those chemical hand warmers every winter, this Zippo alternative will pay for itself while looking really …

5 Paradoxes of Learning: Is your usual method for learning backfiring?

Sometimes we charge into learning something new full of excitement. But as the weeks go by, our passions sometimes fly away. What seemed exciting at …

Pulitzer Prize

Train Your Brain Using the Navy SEAL Mental Toughness Program

If our environment is extreme in nature, complete with chaos, stress and panic, how do we live with or manage the fear and stress? The answer may exist in the groundbreaking neuroscience research that helped the Navy SEALs control their extreme environment through a mental toughness program. …

10 Signs You Don’t Love Yourself Enough (And What To Do About It) | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

<b>Note:</b> <i>If you find yourself feeling uncomfortable while reading this, remind yourself that uneasiness can signal a positive change; in fact, the</i> …

34 Ways to Encourage Positive Thinking | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

The brain is a powerful organ; it controls the entire body. But your thought process is much more influential. Your thoughts dictate who you become, …

Turning greenhouse gases into mobile phone cases

New technology takes GHGs from the atmosphere and turns them into an eco-plastic claimed to be stronger and less expensive that oil-based plastics<p>Forget old-style alchemy. A California-based tech company has come up with something far cooler than just turning dull metal into shiny metal. Using a …

Sustainability

The Crazy Genius Behind Solar Roadways

Here’s an idea crazy enough that it just might work: Pave the streets with solar-powered panels that have their own built-in heat and LED lights. That’s what Scott and Julie Brusaw hope to accomplish with their ongoing Solar Roadways project, which they just funded through a hugely popular …

How to stop procrastinating instantly - 3 easy techniques

The following 3 techniques are <i>extremely</i> powerful and work instantly. I’ve been developing and refining them over the years – they are based on solid …

Reframe Your Thoughts - Change Your Life | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Studies show that people who can change their situation gain less from changing their mindset than those who have no control over their situation.<p>If …

How To Reject Rejection | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

I remember it well. Our assignment had been to write a speech about our greatest fear and read it aloud to the class. Student after student spoke, …

7 Powerful Truths That Can Improve Your Life | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

“Pleasure can be supported by an illusion; but happiness rests upon truth.”<br>– Sébastien-Roch Nicolas De Chamfort<p>How you live is determined by your …

Motivation