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10 Time Management Hacks We Need to Master

<b>The "1440 Rule" Could Change Your Life-See What Kevin Kruse with Forbes Has to Say</b><p>When was the last time you checked your calendar? Have you ever missed a meeting, especially an important one? Managing our time is critical to the success of our business, life, and relationships. The thing about …

8 Things You Should Do Every Day Before 8 A.M. to Be More Productive

When you start your workday, do you feel like Superman or like a zombie?<p>When you start your workday, do you feel like Superman or like a zombie? If you're like most people, you probably feel like a zombie.<p>Most people's mornings are a chaotic mess. Exhausted. Stimulant-driven. Rough.<p>However, …

12 Easy Ways to Get Over Your Laziness

Stop making excuses for why you cannot get it done and start focusing on all the reasons why you must make it happen, here are 12 easy ways to overcome your laziness so you can reach your goals.<p>Being highly productive isn't a natural talent for everyone. Some of us have a naturally strong work …

The Only Thing You Need to Know to Get Things Done

Breaking down, step by step, the ruthless art of prioritization.<p>One of the biggest struggles millennials face is wading through the information overload to figure out what we should be doing with our time.<p>Can you really blame us?<p>Every time you look at your phone, dozens of pings, notifications and …

5 Ways You Can Use Mindfulness to Fix Your Brain, Decrease Stress and Improve Performance

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There’s no shortage of advice out there claiming to make you better, but mindfulness meditation is the rare, research-proven technique that boosts your performance by physically altering your brain.<p>Researchers from the University of …

7 Steps to a 'Hard Reset' in Work (and Life)

Will you follow this regimen to do a hard reset and learn how far you have come in life and where you will go from here? Join me as I tackle the same steps starting June 1.<p>For the past few years, I've taken sabbaticals as a way to gain some perspective on life and my career. It's usually around the …

Yes, You Definitely Deserve Better: 13 Signs You Really Need to Quit Your Job

Why 13? If you hate your job, you definitely don't feel lucky... and it's time to make a change.<p>Sometimes people quit their job because they can earn more somewhere else. Sometimes people quit their job to pursue a better opportunity. Sometimes people quit their job because their boss is …

What 17 successful people wish they'd known about money in their 20s

We asked a handful of self-made millionaires and billionaires, CEOs and entrepreneurs, and best-selling authors what they wish they'd known about money from the get-go.<p>Here's what they had to say:

This Kind of Sex Can Create an Altered Mental State

Sex, one of the more pleasurable forms of exercise, can do some wonderful things for your health, from strengthening your muscles to improving …

12 TED Talks That Will Make You Sound Smarter

This playlist of TED talks explores theories and insights about language, words, and linguistics.<p>So many TED talks, so little time. It's impossible to watch them all.<p>If you need help figuring out which ones to watch, you're in luck. TED has curated playlists so you can dig into a particular topic. …

Science Says 92 Percent of People Don't Achieve Their Goals. Here's How the Other 8 Percent Do

If you're serious about goal setting, here's what the high achievers know that you may not.<p>Did you know that a staggering 92 percent of people that set New Year's goals never actually achieve them? That's according to research by the University of Scranton.<p>I've done it many times, and if you're …

The Ultimate Way to Increase Motivation, According to Neuroscience

Igniting your passion is easier than you think.<p>Motivation is the key to success for many aspiring entrepreneurs.<p>It's one thing to enjoy the idea of something, but actually achieving your goals takes a reservoir of motivation. Whether you're an entrepreneur, small business owner, or someone looking …

World’s most bizarre natural phenomena

From Australia’s bubblegum-pink lake to a blood-red waterfall in Antarctica, these seven destinations are some of the world’s strangest sights.<p>Majestic mountains and sparkling seas always attract travellers – but sometimes nature has a bigger trick up her sleeve. To track down some of the world’s …

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What Listening to Music at Work Does to Your Brain (It's Pretty Amazing)

Music has enriched people's personal lives pretty much since the beginning of time, but scientists today have uncovered how best to make music enrich your professional life, too.<p>When the office is almost too much to stomach, music can deliver much-needed relief on the job. Before you press Play, …

Neuroscience Reveals the Nourishing Benefits That Silence Has on Your Brain

Here's what happens to your brain when it's surrounded by the noise of nothingness.<p>When's the last time you sat in total, utter silence? While it's not easy to find true peace and quiet, there's now evidence you may want to find more opportunities to embrace noiselessness throughout your day.<p>We …

GE Deemed No Longer "Too Big to Fail"

Lender GE Capital is no longer “too big to fail.”<p>The U.S. government on Wednesday removed its “systemically important” designation, a label born of …

Why The Boston Beer Co., Inc. Stock Dropped 15.7% in April

<b>What:</b>Shares of <b>Boston Beer Co.</b> fell 15.7% in the month of April,according to data provided byS&PGlobal Market Intelligence, after the craft brewer admitted it lost market share for the second straight quarter. As of this writing, Boston Beer stock has fallen more than 23% year to date and sits …

Tesla Drivers Claim Autopilot Caused Crashes

In a preview of a type of dispute that is certain to become much more common, two drivers of Tesla’s Model S this week blamed the car’s self-driving …

Does the Brain Filter out a Wider Awareness?

The human brain has amazing capacities. It contains billions of neurons, allowing it to process vast quantities of information so that we can function effectively. But can we have too much information? Yes, and, in fact, filtering information is one of the brain's most important functions. Brain …

This Neuroscientist Shares 7 Critical Daily Habits to Keep Your Brain Healthy

Many physical and emotional problems can be solved with a healthy brain. Here are the best ways to take care of yours.<p>Everyone wants to be happy, healthy, and smart. Many believe that a healthy body will get you there. Dr. Daniel G. Amen says a healthy body is not enough. He advocates maintaining a …

Most Android Owners Are Still Using Old Operating Systems

Chances are, you’re not running the latest version of Google’s Android platform on your smartphone. And you may not be for a long time.<p>Google (GOOGL) …

Retiring in Mexico: More Affordable Than Ever

If you've been to Mexico, it probably was to visit some of the country's beautiful beaches.<p>Puerto Vallarta, Mexico<p>But there's much more to Mexico than beaches. It's one of the biggest and most culturally and geographically diverse countries in the world... and it's right on your doorstep.<p>And today, …

A Cambridge professor on how to stop being so easily manipulated by misleading statistics

“There are three kinds of lies: Lies, damned lies, and statistics.” Few people know the struggle of correcting such lies better than David Spiegelhalter. Since 2007, he has been the Winton professor for the public understanding of risk (though he prefers “statistics” to “risk”) at the University of …

Here Are 4 Simple Ways to Trick Your Stomach Into Feeling Full

While the occasional snack between meals is relatively harmless, incessant snacking can add needless calories to your daily diet, and subsequently …

Getting Fired From Facebook Was the Best Thing That Ever Happened to This Entrepreneur

How one entrepreneur went from losing his dream job to founding a multi-million dollar business.<p>Recently my Inc.com colleague Bill Murphy, Jr. highlighted the story of Brian Acton, who co-founded billion-dollar start-up WhatsApp after being turned down for jobs at both Facebook and Twitter. But if …

Tricking The Brain: How Magic Works

The magician snaps his fingers and a ball disappears right in front of your eyes. How is this possible, you ask yourself? You have a pretty good …

Science Says This Simple Change Will Make You Look Smarter

You can start doing it today with next to no effort.<p>Of course, you want to be smarter. But most of us also want to <i>look</i> smarter. In business and in life, being perceived as intelligent gives you a leg up.<p>So how do you make sure you come across as clever? Humans are weird animals, and science shows …

13 Things That Inevitably Happen When You Travel With Your Best Friend

Traveling, as many people would agree, is the truest test of friendship. Being friends with someone is one thing, but traveling with them? An entirely different story.<p>Traveling with someone really boils your friendship down to the bare bones of how similar you really are: in life, in ideals, in …

The career advice no one tells you

Most people have “okay” jobs. We go to work, do what we have to do from 9 to 5, come back home, maybe hang out with friends, and do it all over again the next day. There’s nothing wrong with this.<p>But some people perform at a totally different level. They’re the people who land executive level …