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How to stop being too nice and start getting what you want

<b>Are you a nice person? Good for you.</b><p>I bet that you’re universally adored, you get invited to every party, and you’re the person your friends trust to …

Accepting your darkest emotions is the key to psychological health

Rumi, the 13th-century Sufi poet, famously compared emotions—”a joy, a depression, a meanness”—to “unexpected visitors.” His advice was to let them in laughing, but that’s not what we do. Instead, we pretend not to notice, or even hide. We want to bury resentment and anger, or trade loneliness in …

Psychology

10 Things You Must Do Before Quitting Your Job to Start Your Company

You have a dream but you need a checklist to achieve it.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>So you've decided you're ready to take the plunge, quit your job, and get your own company up and running. You have an amazing business idea you are ready to launch. You're probably …

Small Business

Think Tank: Curated Online Marketplaces Hold the Key to Retail Growth

Josh Wexler, cofounder and chief executive officer of RevCascade, explains.<p>There is no question that the retail industry has taken its lumps …

eCommerce

All You Need to Know About Instagram Takeovers: How to Host a Takeover in 6 Simple Steps

Even though Instagram takeovers seem trendy now, they first started to gain popularity back in 2012 with brands like General Electric, Burberry and …

Three Habits Of Highly Creative People | Inc.com

The legendary writers Truman Capote, William Carlos Williams, and Frank O'Connor walked into a frat house.<p>No, it's not the beginning of a joke but the (incredible) description of a 1960s research study conducted by Frank X. Barron at the University of California, Berkeley, to determine what …

Creativity

10 breathtaking Airbnb homes to book if you love the outdoors

If you’re a hardcore nature lover, your ideal day would look like this: waking up to the sound of bird calls on a serene mountain top, a session of …

A Study of 46,000 Shoppers Shows That Omnichannel Retailing Works

Traditional retailers are feeling the heat. Even as competition intensifies, shoppers’ visits to retail stores are declining every year, leading one industry veteran to ominously ask his peers, “Is anyone <i>not</i> seeing large traffic declines?”<p>Online retail, on the other hand, is thriving. Retail sales …

eCommerce

Research Says It's Healthier To Breakfast Like A King, Lunch Like A Prince And Dine Like A Beggar

Many of us are rushing to get to work in the morning, or to start with our daily chores, so we tend just to grab something to eat on the go, and eat …

Nutrition

The Productivity Guide: My Best Productivity and Time-Management Strategies

What is Productivity?<p>Let's define productivity. Productivity is a measure of efficiency of a person completing a task. We often assume that …

Find your career path by taking a vacation (no, really)

The key to loving your job is to ask yourself one simple question: What is my biggest strength?<p>Think about it: so many people are in jobs they hate …

Employment

These Stanford Professors Want You to Use Design Principles to Figure Out Your Career Path

<i>This article originally appeared on Uncubed.</i><p>What do I want to do with the rest of my life? And how do I get there?<p>Bill Burnett and Dave Evans, two …

Design

Book Review : 7 Habits of Highly Effective People – Kunal Ranjan – Medium

Book Review : 7 Habits of Highly Effective People<p><i>‘The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People’ by Dr. Stephen R. Covey is one of the most popular books</i> …

Apple 'Lacks Courage' For Innovation, Says Analyst (But Wait A Minute)

Apple is headed for a “decade-long malaise” — according to a Wall Street analyst. But I like what I see going into 2017.<p>“We believe Apple lacks the courage to lead the next generation of innovation…instead [it] will become more reliant than ever on the iPhone,” according to Andrew Uerkwitz, an …

Apple Watch

Pioneering new standards of beauty - CNN Style

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Beauty

7 Bad Habits That Will Severely Jeopardize Your Career in Business

Most employees find it easy to recognize leadership, or lack of it, in others. Yet they often are oblivious to the same traits in themselves. It's time to take a hard look in the mirror.<p>Are you a career-minded business professional waiting impatiently for that appointment to a leadership position, …

Leadership

22 reasons why Cape Town is the world’s best city

The Happiest People Don't Let Their Minds Wander, According to a Harvard Study

There is an old saying: Happiness is a state of mind. As it turns out, it's true.<p><i>How does one overcome depression and anxiety? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Mellissa O'Brien, mindfulness</b> …

Happiness

Getting Started With Pull-Up Bar Exercises

The pull-up exercise (also called a chin-up) is one of the most overlooked exercises for building upper body, back, and core strength. It requires a …

Six ways to work less but get more done

Everyone shares the same 24 hours in a day and yet some entrepreneurs simply get more done than others. Is it just a case of some people work harder than others?<p>We've all heard the saying, "work smarter, not harder," but many successful entrepreneurs have come to realize that productivity is part …

Time Management

Will graphene radios unlock IoT access to terahertz band?

If you use wireless connections on your various devices today, there’s a very good chance that device is using a shared area of the wireless spectrum called radio waves. These waves float all around us, every day. Our phones, Wi-Fi routers, and even the electric meters on the side of our homes use …

Internet of Things

Elon Musk Thinks Automation Will Lead to a Universal Basic Income

In addition to addressing issues at SpaceX, Elon Musk spent some time during a Friday CNBC interview addressing how automation will impact the job …

Elon Musk

What Makes a Blond Blond? Very Little.

From a biological point of view, your skin and hair color is 1/ 3,200,000,000th of your body’s chemistry. That’s it. We humans may think overmuch about our outsides, but on the inside our DNA is thinking, “Who cares?”<p>After all, you and I are built from a long chain of chemicals, half from our moms, …

Physicists discover humans have souls

Religion and science need not be at loggerheads for, once again, science discovered something Christians have long believed — that we each have a …

Why you can’t get that one song out of your head: The science of earworms

“Bad Romance” by Lady Gaga. “Don't Stop Believin' ” by Journey. Katy Perry's “California Gurls.”<p>If you spend the rest of the day with the words “Just a small town girl/living in a lonely world” or “Ra ra ah-ah-ah/Ro ma ro-mah-mah” running an endless loop through your head, we're sorry. But know …

University of London

19 photographs that will convince you to visit the world's happiest country

How Men Experience Depression Differently Than Everyone Else

Depression can be a real monster.<p>The mental health disorder, which affects nearly 350 million people worldwide, can include a range of emotional symptoms such as extreme sadness, loss of motivation and displeasure in activities and physical ailments like changes in appetite, severe headaches and …

University of Michigan

7 memory skills that will make you smarter

Take it from Peter Brown, Henry Roediger, and Mark McDaniel, authors of "Make It Stick: The Science Of Successful Learning."<p>"We need to keep learning and remembering all our lives," they write. "Getting ahead at work takes mastery of job skills and difficult colleagues. ... If you're good at …

Learning