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Between Awake and Asleep - Achieving Deep Relaxation with Qi Gong

Ramel Rones, David Silver of YMAA <b><br>Waking Times</b><p>Most Eastern arts seek ways for the practitioner to spend more time in a deeply relaxed state, that is, …

The Top 7 Mindset Secrets for Success | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

I must admit, when I first sat down to write this article, I wasn’t inspired and had no idea what to write about! As a matter of fact, I stared at …

Motivation

26 Steps to Living a Life You Love

Have you dreamed of doing something big with your life? Are you longing to find your passion — something that makes you come alive? We all want to …

What I Wish I Had Known When I Graduated College

1. It’s tough for everyone.<p>By the time I graduated from film school, I realized that working in the film industry for the rest of my life wasn’t for …

25 Ways To Live Differently

If your goal is to live a boring life and be like everyone else, you are probably well on your way. However, if your life goal is to make your own …

4 questions for preventing information overload

I’m more selective about the information I put in my body than what food I consume. — Robert Reid<p>If you have wide-ranging interests or just a huge …

12 Universal Skills You Need to Succeed at Anything

There are a lot of skills you don’t need. You can be happy and successful without knowing how to rebuild a car’s engine, program a web application, …

6 Things You Need To Develop The Talent In You

By Johnson Fabre | June 19, 2013<p>BBeing talented is a great thing, but gaining success through your talent will require you to work hard towards it. …

The 5 Greatest Personal Development Strategies That Actually Work | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

There are <i>thousands</i> of different strategies and ideas on how to improve your life.<p>But how are you supposed to know what really works? By these three …

How I Learned To Stop Comparing Myself To Others, And Love My Own Ideas

That last bragging tweet by a talented so-and-so got you down? Jealous of a competitor’s Facebook status update? It’s time to step away from the social media, forget about forces you can’t control, and concentrate on only one thing: being the best you realistically can be.<p>When I first started my …

Social Media

Show a Little Appreciation to Improve Your Negotiation Skills

Common negotiation tactics often involve intimidation because, in theory, if you seem like the stronger participant the other party in the …

Employment

How Positive Thoughts Build Skills, Boost Health, and Improve Work

Positive thinking sounds useful on the surface. (Most of us would prefer to be positive rather than negative.) But “positive thinking” is also a soft …

Embrace Discomfort to Overcome Learning Plateaus

When you're learning a new skill, you eventually hit a plateau where it feels like you can't learn any more or get any further. It's hard to burst …

Why We Should Rethink the Eight-Hour Workday

<i>Ask anyone how long a workday is, and they'll probably say eight hours. How did that become the standard? Is eight hours beneficial for productivity,</i> …

Drink Beer for Big Ideas, Coffee to Get Them Done

I didn’t know what I was going to write about today. When this happens, normally I grab a coffee to help get the ideas flowing, but for the last few …