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Improve Concentration: 12 Exercises to Improve Your Concentration | The Art of Manliness

<i>Does your mind flit from one thing to another? Do you have trouble focusing on something for more than a few minutes? Do you consequently have a</i> …

The 10 Commandments of Success | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: The following excerpt on the “The Ten Commandments of Success” is taken from</i> The Business of Life <i>(1916) by Frank Crane. It has been</i> …

Motivation

12 Things Successful Entrepreneurs Should Do In January

What a year 2016 has been. I hope this year has been a thriving one for your business. Regardless of whether this was a growth year or a stagnant year for you, I think it’s vital to an entrepreneur’s long-term success to spend intentional time reflecting on the past and planning for the future.<p>Here …

Entrepreneurship

10 Skills That Are Hard To Learn But Can Hugely Benefit You In The Long-Term

Erica Wagner<p>Freelance Writer Read full profile<p>They say that the best things in life are free, but that doesn’t mean it doesn’t take time, dedication, …

Experiment shows You can tell Criminals from Noncriminals because they just Look Different

Contrary to popular belief, you can assess people’s character and personality by simply looking at them. Nice people look nice, and nasty people look …

3 Mental Habits That Set True Geniuses Apart

What average people regard as 'work,' geniuses tend to regard as play.<p><i>What are some secret things geniuses do to solve problems? originally appeared on Quora -- the knowledge-sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Steve Denton on Quora:</b><p>I …

Top 51 Happiness And Motivational Dr. Seuss Quotes To Boost Your Life

Theodor Seuss Geisel ( Born on March 2, 1904, Died on September 24, 1991 ) was a cartoonist, book publisher, animator, artist, and a writer.<p>His most …

18 Great Interview Questions From Top CEOs (Infographic)

The world's best CEOs use these 18 questions to reveal a candidate's true character.<p>Last month, I provided the essential interview questions to ask candidates for specific jobs. This infographic from the outsourcing firm FiveSquid.com shows the favorite job interview questions of some of the …

How Superheroes Taught Me to Conquer Fear | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: This is a guest article from Steve Kamb.</i><p>“The hero and the coward both feel the same thing: fear; it’s what they do with that fear that …

8 Mental Habits the Most Successful People Learn to Break

It’s not what you learn, but what you unlearn that matters.<p>Sometimes, success comes not from what you learn to do but what you learn to stop …

5 Ways to Calm the Chaos in Your Life

Since the richness of life and all its opportunities are not going to go away, what needs to change is how we perceive all that we have to and want to do. A shift in perception can open new doors to the sense of purpose and productivity that we all desire.<p>Busy is the new rich. We have come to …

Fudge

How to instantly connect with anyone

<i>This post originally appeared at LinkedIn. Follow the author here.</i><p>Too many people succumb to the mistaken belief that the ability to connect with others is a natural, unteachable trait that belongs to only a lucky few. It’s easy to fall prey to this misconception. In reality, this ability is under …

Good leaders come in all sorts of packages, but they share a single trait

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora: What is the single most important leadership quality?</i> <i>Answer by Aaron Webber, Chairman and CEO, Webber Investments.</i><p>There’s a biblical saying, “The trumpet given uncertain sound who will prepare himself for battle.” That’s accurate. Being consistent in …

Why NYU’s B-School Teaches Mindfulness

Manish Chopra, a mindfulness practitioner who’s a partner at McKinsey and author of <i>The Equanimous Mind</i>, recently came to NYU’s Stern School of Business to speak to students. He began his lecture to a packed auditorium with a question: “Why did you all come here today?”<p>One student’s hand went up …

15 Books by Billionaires On How to Run the World

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Millennials and the Changing Meaning of Cool | The Art of Manliness

<i>Welcome back to our series on male status. This series aims to help men understand the way status affects our behavior, and even physiology, so we</i> …

Demographics

EVEN DOCTORS ARE AMAZED BY THIS REMEDY: IT PREVENTS HEART ATTACK, LOWERS CHOLESTEROL AND BOOSTS YOUR IMMUNE SYSTEM

Honey and cinnamon are a powerful combination that can treat many conditions and illnesses. It has even been approved of by health experts and …

A Navy SEAL shares 8 secrets to grit and resilience

The emerging science of grit and resilience is teaching us a lot about why some people redouble their efforts when the rest of us are heading for the door.<p>Research is great, but it's always nice to talk to someone who's been there firsthand, and to see how theory holds up against reality. So who …

A personality test used by major companies screens leaders for these 18 traits

The report, which includes clients' ratings in 18 key areas such as decisiveness and the ability to handle sensitive problems, is based on years of research on the factors that go into effective management. The CPI 260 and the reports that come with the results are used by major companies including …

The 7-Minute Routine for Back Pain Relief

Few things in life are as frustrating as back pain (aside from maybe coffee shops with no Wi-Fi ). If you're dealing with it, you're not alone: One …

How to Undo the Damage of Sitting - 7 Simple Exercises | The Art of Manliness

If you’re like most men living and working in a techno-service economy, you probably spend a good deal of your day sitting down. You go from the …

See Birthday Boy Ben Affleck's Transformation Since High School

Ben Affleck has made a name for himself in Hollywood as an A-list actor, director, screenwriter, and producer. Today, the award-winning actor turns …

5 Best Meditation Apps to Find Your Inner Calmness

There are numerous health benefits to mindfulness and meditation. Here's how you can achieve zen in less than 10 minutes.<p>The glowing trend of achieving mindfulness through technology and mobile apps couldn't have come at a better time. With National Relaxation Day coming this weekend (Saturday, …

How you can do less to achieve more in your career

I was in a Starbucks this morning and looked around. Every single person I could see — dressed in his or her business finest — was perched in place, …

Success

The psychology of simple

<i>Why is simple so damn hard to get right?</i><p>For a concept that we all understand, ‘simple’ is deceivingly difficult to pin down.<p>We may ‘know it when we …

Toxic Boss? How Successful People Overcome Them

Bad bosses contaminate the workplace. Some do so obliviously, while others smugly manipulate their employees, using them as instruments of their own success.<p>Regardless of their methods, bad bosses cause irrevocable damage to their companies and employees by hindering performance and creating …

Leadership

5 types of emotional intelligence all great leaders have mastered

The ability to be perceptively in tune with yourself and your emotions, as well as having sound situational awareness can be a powerful tool for leading a team.<p>The act of knowing, understanding, and responding to emotions, overcoming stress in the moment, and being aware of how your words and …

Lifestyle of the Unemployed