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Science says parents of successful kids have these 9 things in common

And while there isn't a set recipe for raising successful children, psychology research has pointed to a handful of factors that predict success.<p>Unsurprisingly, much of it comes down to the parents.<p>Here's what parents of successful kids have in common:

Kids

7 Disciplines of A Leader

How to Help Your People, Team, and Organization Achieve<p>In the <i>Seven Disciplines of a Leader</i>, Jeff Wolf explores what leadership looks like when done …

How Successful People Increase Productivity

This upcoming weekend is the first online seminar that I’ve ever offered on how to increase productivity.<p>It’s unlike anything I’ve seen out there …

BBC iWonder - What should I eat to cut my bad cholesterol?

What should I eat to cut my bad cholesterol?<p>Presented by Michael MosleyTrust Me I'm a Doctor<p>1. Can diet lower cholesterol?<p>Presented by Michael MosleyTrust Me I'm a Doctor<p>Cholesterol levels are raised through eating too much of it – or at least that's what experts previously thought. Based on that …

Taking Responsibility Is The Highest Mark Of Great Leaders

Why does one person get selected for a promotion while others with equal skills, education and experience get passed over? While there may be several valid answers to that question, I submit that a person’s demonstrated willingness to behave responsibly is one of the major reasons. Much management …

Time Management

The 100 greatest people in history of the world..

<b>Thinkers and Philosophers</b><br>Lao Zi [Lao Tzu] c. 600 B.C. Taoism<br>Confucius 551-479 B.C. Confucianism<br>Socrates 469-399 B.C. Greek philosophy<br>Plato c. 427-347 …

The Ridiculously Simple Secret to a Perfect Night's Sleep

It's all about your feet.<p>Every night's a gamble. You do whatever you can to sleep tight, power up, and prepare for the next day. But sometimes the balance is off. You're too hot. You're restless. Insomnia haunts you like a ghost. And then, when you're up, you're up. The zzzzs are behind you. …

The 3 communication skills every leader needs to master

For a business leader to be successful, solid communication skills are vital.<p>Skip Weisman, a leadership and workplace communication expert, coaches leaders on how to communicate more effectively.<p>He says there are three overarching skills that lead to success, which he calls "the three levels of …

Communication Skills

This cognitive bias explains why we constantly misunderstand other people

For example: Your coworker turns in a project late, and you assume he's a slacker. The next week, you turn in a project late, and you tell yourself it's because you were preoccupied with relationship issues.<p>Psychologists call this phenomenon the "fundamental attribution error" or the …

Addiction is not a disease: A neuroscientist argues that it’s time to change our minds on the roots of substance abuse

<b>(Alex Malikov via Shutterstock)</b><p>A psychologist and former addict insists that the illness model for addiction is wrong, and dangerously so<p>Laura Miller<p>June 27, 2015 10:30pm (UTC)<p>The mystery of addiction — what it is, what causes it and how to end it — threads through most of our lives. Experts …

Drug Addiction