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Chronically late people share one positive personality trait

Earlier in the year, I worked out how to stop being 10 minutes late everywhere.<p>The reason why I’m constantly behind schedule turned out to be counterintuitive. I was too organized for my own good, trying to effectively spend every last second of spare time cramming in as many to-do items as …

10 podcasts that will help boost your productivity

Once you know a way to be more efficient and effective — a new approach, a new mindset, a new strategy or technique — that tool is yours forever.<p>And so is your ability to get more done.<p>Fortunately, learning ways to be more efficient and effective is really easy, especially if you listen to the …

Time Management

Fighting Depression? Neuroscience Says This May Reduce Symptoms by 40 Percent (in Just 8 Weeks) | Inc.com

Depression is one of the most common mental health disorders in the United States. It affects over 15 million adults annually, or 6-7 percent of the entire adult population. It is so common, in fact, that nearly everyone has either been affected by it personally or is involved in some way with …

The Brain

Centenarians Share Their Best Love Advice and It's Actually the Cutest Thing Ever

Being in love is a beautiful experience—but maintaining a healthy and lasting relationship also takes works. We had a few centenarians share their best love advice, and the biggest takeaway, perhaps, is that relationships are filled with ups and downs. The honeymoon stage of a new relationship …

How Russia Became the Leader of the Global Christian Right

While the U.S. passed gay-rights laws, Moscow moved hard the other way.<p>In early April 2014, as the post-Cold War order roiled in the aftermath of Russia’s annexation of Ukraine’s Crimean peninsula—the first forced annexation in Europe since the Second World War—Pat Buchanan asked a question. Taking …

Russia

You Must Stop Doing These 5 Things to Be Productive

Don't confuse being busy with getting results.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In a world where everything moves at a rapid pace and people lose patience after waiting for five seconds, it feels like there are more and more tasks we need to attend to right away. We need …

Time Management

Falcon tries to catch a flying dinner in mesmerizing video

Nature has a way of always dazzling us. Be it a fox's failed attempt to capture some prey in the snow or an iguana-snake chase that ranks up there …

Tighten Your Core and Tone Your Back With Arm Circle Planks

Take your core-strengthening planks to the next level while toning your arms and back — you're going to feel the burn with this move!<p>Meet the arm circle plank. Barry's Bootcamp trainer Tommy Stracke loves incorporating this plank variation into his workouts and his clients' workouts because it …

Workouts

This Simple Exercise Can Help You Live a More Meaningful Life | Inc.com

Happiness, according to the latest psychology research, comes in two distinct flavors. The first type is the simple, fleeting pleasure we get from satisfying a desire. How you feel when you indulge in an ice cream cone or buy yourself something nice, for example.<p>This sort of happiness feels nice, …

Happiness

Flipboard redesigns itself around ‘smart’ digital magazines

The Verge:<p>Mobile apps like Apple News, SmartNews, Google News, and others may be your favorite news aggregators. But I have always been partial to …

Designing the New Flipboard

What’s your passion?<p>Written in large letters along the wall of our office in Palo Alto is the phrase, “Great stories move the world forward.” On the …

David Bowie

Flipboard 4.0 completely redesigned for a more personalized experience

Flipboard, one of the most popular news aggregator apps on the market, has received a major update that brings a whole new design along with a few interesting features to the table. The biggest change is the introduction of the “Smart Magazine”, which changes the way you organize stories and topics …

Apps

Google blurs the line between websites and Android apps

With its latest Chrome Beta release, Google has given app-like websites called "Progressive Web Apps" a higher status on Android. If you launch a site like Flipkart Lite in the latest Android Chrome beta, you'll now get the option "add to home screen," where it'll appear like any other app on your …

Signs Of Depression And Anxiety Can Be Seen In Newborns

Depression and anxiety can take root as early as the very first moments of life.<p>Certain patterns of brain connectivity seen in newborn babies can predict the baby’s likelihood of showing early symptoms of mental illness ― including sadness, excessive shyness, nervousness and separation anxiety, …

#ICYMI: Popular Stories in Tech This Week (Week Ending February 3, 2017)

Snapchat filed for its IPO Thursday, with a $3 billion valuation. Leaders from Google, Apple, Facebook and Microsoft wrote a joint letter opposing Trump’s recent immigration order.<p>“We are concerned, however, that your recent executive order will affect many visa holders who work hard here in the …

How to Be More Than an Average Joe

No one wants to settle for the results that come with being average but it's easy to fall into the trap.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>So you’re sick of being average? You say you want more out of your life and work? The question is really about what you’re going to do …

Motivation

The 30-Minute Yoga Flow That'll Make Your Butt Burn Like a Mother

Nothing can Netflix and chill as well as your glutes. Seriously. When we sit on our butts all day, our glutes (the muscles that make up your butt) …

This is how millennials are saving money

There are a lot of misconceptions about millennials. Some people have pushed the false belief that millennials are lazy and self-centered — and like …

Salmon, Greek yogurt, more: 5 foods to blast dangerous belly fat

Belly fat can lead to heart disease, but TODAY nutritionist Joy Bauer reveals ways to blast it back as she continues her “Healthy Heart” series. She says salmon is loaded with vitamin D, which is involved with signaling belly fat cells to burn off. More on this story here.

Nutrition

8 Ways to Read (a Lot) More Books This Year

How much do you read?<p>For most of my adult life I read maybe five books a year — if I was lucky. I’d read a couple on vacation and I’d always have a few slow burners hanging around the bedside table for months.<p>And then last year I surprised myself by reading 50 books. This year I’m on pace for 100. …

Books

21 Android secrets, shortcuts and hidden features you should know about

How to talk to your kids about family addiction

By the time my daughter Christina was 4, she had attended the funerals of my elder sister and my mother, both of whom died of alcoholism-related illness at the respective ages of 42 and 67.<p>I don’t remember the first time Christina asked how her “Nonnie” and aunt died, but I do remember my answer: …

Parenting

Europe is trolling the hell out of Trump one hilarious video at a time

It all started when a Dutch satirical show produced a cheeky tourism ad introducing the U.S. President to the "tiny country" and asking Trump (in his …

Pictures of the Week 2.2.17

Nicki Minaj Feuds With Giuseppe Zanotti on Twitter: 'This Racism and Disrespect Won't Be Tolerated'

Nicki Minaj thinks shoe designer Giuseppe Zanotti is being quite a heel – and she’s kicking off a major feud with him on Twitter.<p>In the span of 15 …

Robert De Niro: Of course I want to punch Trump in the face

While appearing on <i>The View</i> Friday morning, Robert De Niro addressed controversial comments he made about wanting to punch Donald Trump in the face …

Barnwell's Super Bowl LI preview: Why I'm predicting a rout

It's not easy to beat Tom Brady in the playoffs, but the blueprints on how to pull it off aren't hard to find. Just about every team who has managed …

NFL
NFL