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Here’s the Schedule Very Successful People Follow Every Day

All too often, productivity tips are a dime a dozen. Some even <i>conflict</i> with each other. What we need is a system.<p><b>What schedule do the pros use? What</b> …

Windows Of Opportunity: The Next Generation Of Glass

Humans have been producing glass for 5000 years, but did you know that its main ingredient can be found on beaches the world over? Silicon dioxide (SiO2), also known as silica or rock crystal, is formed from quartz, one of the most abundant minerals on Earth. Ancient glass was made almost entirely …

Oregon militia standoff: one dead after Ammon Bundy and others arrested

An associate of the armed Oregon militia occupying a wildlife refuge was shot dead on Tuesday after a shootout with federal agents that resulted in the arrest of the group’s leader Ammon Bundy and a group of protesters.<p>The shootout appears to have taken place on a highway in rural Oregon – away …

Beating Procrastination: 72 Successful People Reveal their Most Powerful Tips

Why do today what you can put off till tomorrow?<p><i>"This isn't important right now, I will get to it later." "This is too difficult, let's keep it for next week." "I need to be in the right mood." "I work better under pressure."</i><p>It comes in various forms (as above), but it has one name. …

Read This Google Email About Time Management Strategy

A Google employee teaches his colleagues how to block out interruptions and set aside “make time.”<p><i>Editor’s Note: This article is one of the top 10 Leadership stories of 2015. See the full list here.</i><p>I recently wrote an email to our team that posed a simple challenge in time management. The response …

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Lender lunacy: Halifax says we 'can't afford' a cheaper mortgage

As the watchdog launches an investigation into unfair mortgage rejections, this wealthy couple were turned down because they 'can't afford to pay less'<p>The Financial Conduct Authority last week announced an investigation into lenders’ unfair rejection of mortgage applications from certain borrowers …

5 Ways to Cure Chronic Procrastination

Here's how to start redirecting your energy from mood-fixing, goal-derailing activities and get yourself back on track.<p>New research from Stockholm University has confirmed that procrastination isn’t just a time-management issue. In this study, researchers found that emotional reasons are often a …

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How to Eliminate Procrastination and Upgrade Your Fuel Source

For most of my adult life, I struggled with chronic procrastination, and I thought it meant that there was something wrong with me. I judged myself as lazy, unworthy, and unmotivated.<p>But this just wasn't true. The problem wasn't that I was weak. It was that I hadn't yet learned how motivation …

7 Powerful Tips To Supercharge Your Goals

<i>You can take a masters degree at a leading university and never receive a single hour of instruction on goal setting and goal achieving. Fortunately,</i> …

20 Quotes That Will Inspire You To Truly Be Yourself

How often have you heard someone telling you to “just be yourself”? In reality, being ourself in a world that is constantly trying to make us …

12 Mini Habits of Insanely Successful People

“Mini habits” are daily routines that take just a few minutes to perform, but have huge returns in the overall quality of your life as a result of …

28 Life Hacks To Make Your Day So Much Easier

I’m slightly obsessed with any list that will tell me how to increase my productivity. I don’t think anyone would argue that I’m not a hard worker, …

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These Foods Might Be The Secret To A Happy Brain

Here's what the science says about how fermented foods can boost your mood.<p>The human gut is home to trillions of bacteria that affect not just our digestion, but also the way we think, feel and behave. Research increasingly suggests that gut bacteria imbalances may play a significant role in mental …

The Guide to Productivity That Will Change Your Life

Do you want to be more productive? Do you want to boost your productivity? This article is what you were looking for.

7 Things Really Successful People Never Do

Great leaders don't give in to these bad habits, and neither should you.<p>There are good habits, and not-so-good ones. Then there are habits that will actually prevent you from achieving success. That observation comes from the personal finance site GOBankingRates, which recently used Stephen R. …

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