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This Singular Personality Trait Can Predict Career Failure

<i>A version of this article originally appeared on Inc. Sign up for my newsletter to get my articles straight to your inbox.</i><p>I dislike myself.<p>I fear the worst.<p>I change my mood a lot.<p>I am easily disturbed.<p>I get stressed out easily.<p>I am full of doubt.<p>I feel threatened easily.<p>These are sample statements …

Psychology

Things to Do in Bali, Indonesia

Posted at h in Indonesia by The Travel Ninjas 91 Comments<p>The adventurous things to do in Bali will get you out in the sand, sea, and jungles of this …

11 Questions to Ask Every Day to Help Improve Your Life

Benjamin Franklin began and ended each day with a question: “What good shall I do this day?” in the morning, and “What good have I done this day?” in …

Self-improvement

Asia's Rise Keeps Pulling Americans West

Population and industry tend to move closer to a country's biggest trade partners.<p>It seems like forever we’ve been hearing about the decline of the Rust Belt, and people migrating to the West Coast. But why? Why did manufacturing decline in the Midwest? Why are rents so high in California, and …

Economics

Is This New Market the Biggest Investment Idea of the Decade?

The market for biosimilar medicine could skyrocket to $20 billion in the coming years.<p>Over $100 billion in annual sales for top-selling biologic …

Biotechnology

You are almost definitely not living in reality because your brain doesn’t want you to

Every cognitive bias exists for a reason—primarily to save our brains time or energy.<p>I’ve spent many years referencing Wikipedia’s list of cognitive biases whenever I have a hunch that a certain type of thinking is an official bias but I can’t recall the name or details. But despite trying to …

Critical Thinking

11 horrible body-language habits that are hard to quit but you'll be glad you did

It's a cliché, but it's true. That's why body language is such a crucial part of communicating. The way you act can warp the entire meaning of what you're saying.<p>That being said, bad body-language habits are the often hardest habits to break. We become so accustomed to slouching, averting our eyes, …

Language

Amherst College

Amherst College ranks #28 in MONEY’s 2017-18 Best Colleges ranking. Learn more including info on tuition, acceptance rates, and more.<p>costs<p>Est. Full …

College & University

Should You Choose a Job With a Higher Salary or a Shorter Commute? Science Says One Will Make You Much Happier | Inc.com

The lure of a bigger paycheck can make it tempting to accept a longer commute. It's a dilemma most people face at one time or another. How much more do you need to get paid to commute an extra 30 minutes? What is your time really worth?<p>While you may be tempted to go for the bigger paycheck, that …

Commuting

For the First Time, You’ll Be Able to Read Ancient Egyptian Literature in English

It’s easy to swing by your local library and pick up a book by Homer or Sappho—two of the greats of ancient Greece.But finding translated works of …

Ancient History

9 things that can make you less attractive, according to science

We learned that walking a dog and playing good music are easy ways to give yourself a boost.<p>But lately we've been wondering: Aren't there things we're all guilty of doing that can <i>decrease</i> our attractiveness?<p>The answer is almost definitely yes. What follows is a list of common traits and behaviors …

Body Language

6 keys to raising brilliant children, according to developmental psychologists

The authors of a new book, "Becoming Brilliant: What Science Tells Us About Raising Successful Children," have put together a framework based on their own experiences with children and evidence gathered from years of research in child development.<p>Co-authors Kathy Hirsh-Pasek and Roberta Golinkoff, …

Native Americans

3 Things You Need to Do to Be More Productive at Work (Backed by Science)

3 things you can do to avoid "completion bias" and tackle the most important tasks first.<p><i>This story first appeared on The Muse, a Web destination with exciting job opportunities and expert career advice.</i><p>I want you to play a short game with me. Close your eyes and imagine a long to-do list that lays …

Time Management

I asked 6 top psychologists to tell me what blows their mind — here are their answers

If you're at all inclined to nerd out over the study of human behavior (nope, not me), the convention is one of the coolest places you'll ever find yourself.<p>Dozens of top psychologists were there to present their findings on topics including happiness and well-being, memory, and goal pursuit.<p>Around …

Psychology

What you should eat before and after you exercise to lose weight, according to a celebrity trainer

However, if you're looking to shed some pounds, certain foods promote weight loss more than others.<p>We spoke to Russell Bateman, a trainer and the creator of the Skinny Bitch Collective— a workout regimen followed by models and celebrities like Ellie Goulding and Suki Waterhouse — to find out the …

Nutrition

Every Small Business Owner Should Know The 80/20 Rule

<i>(Photo Credit: Thinkstock)</i><p>Alternately referred to as the Pareto principle or the law of the vital few, the 80/20 principle is one of the most …

Small Business

The One Quality Most People Want From A Leader

<i>The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

Leadership

We behave a lot more badly than we remember

By Francesca Gino, <i>Harvard Business School</i> and Maryam Kouchaki, <i>Northwestern University</i><p>In a 1997 U.S. News and World Report survey, 1,000 Americans were asked the following question: "Who do you think is most likely to get into heaven?" According to respondents, then-president Bill Clinton had a 52 …

Psychology

Five things pediatricians want dads to know about parenting

Pediatricians have a message for fathers: You're more important to your child's health and well-being than you — and we — might have realized.<p>After assessing more than a decade's worth of psychological and sociological research, the American Academy of Pediatrics has issued a new report about …

Thirteen Incredibly Practical Ways to Eliminate Carbohydrate Cravings | Poliquin Article

If a genie happened to magically appear, many people would spend their one wish on eliminating carbohydrate cravings.<p>No need to waste your wish on …

Nutrition

How to Control Your Hormones So You Sleep Better, Gain Muscle, and Have More Sex | Men's Health

The best part: You can learn to control them. And when you do, you’ll look and feel better every day. Read below to find out how your hormones can make you into the man you aspire to be.<p>(For 2,000-plus more tips on how to live an awesome life, check out The Better Man Project From the <i>Men’</i><i>s …

Men shared the biggest hurdles they overcame to be successful at dating

But as it turns out, making some simple changes can help men become more successful in the dating arena.<p>This week on Reddit, a group of men shared the hurdles they had to overcome before they could become successful at dating. Here are some of the best responses.

Relationships

Scientists Have Found The Secret To Learning Twice As Fast

As we go through life, there's always that one thing we'd like to drop everything and do. Whether it's a dream project or a new profession that seems …

20 must-have tech accessories under $20

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff that we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>But accessories get expensive, some can run well into the three-digit range, and some are meant for only a niche audience. To make …

Tech Trends

Dating: Exhausting, Expensive, and Worth it

• shares<p><i>Relationships never fall effortlessly together. James Michael Sama on the benefits of putting in the work.</i><p><b>My friend nods to me and motions to</b> …

The One Skill Most People Lack

<i>The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

Entrepreneurship

The global economy is no Lazarus – the outlook is bleak

There are three possible scenarios facing the global economy. The first is the Lazarus economy, where the strategies in place lead to a strong …

Economics

You Picked 3 More Fantasy Anime As Dark/Brutal AS GAME OF THRONES

Turns out, anime and <i>Game of Thrones</i> share an almost warg-like connection. We rec’d five fantasy titles that are just as dark and brutal as the show, …

7 Best Exercises To Lose Weight At Home Easily

Our lives are so busy, finding the time to exercise can be a challenging task. If you don’t have the time to go to the gym every day, here are 7 …

Science says parents of unsuccessful kids could have these 9 things in common

Parenting is one of the hardest jobs in the world.<p>There are so many things that can affect a child's success, including socioeconomic status, the environment they live in, and their parents' education level.<p>Though it can be difficult for studies to determine what parenting techniques are ideal …

Parenting