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10 ways you are killing your executive presence

If you enter a room with 15 leaders one of them will stand out. She will have an air of confidence that people notice. Others will stop talking and …

Self-awareness

The Seven Mindful Steps to Enhancing Your Life Expectancy

Last summer I went to a "life extension" conference at Cambridge University in the UK. Scientists from around the world had descended on this small …

Mindfulness

The Solar System Is Even More Massive Than You Think

Our solar system got a little smaller when planethood was yanked out from underneath Pluto and it was demoted to a dwarf planet. But that’s only if …

The Best Self-Help Advice Ever, According to a Life Coach

I’m an addict, and self-help material is my drug. I consume it every single day. I follow all the great teachers (alive and dead). I’ve read more …

New York City

You Need to Do These 2 Hard Things to Be Happy

There are no shortcuts to any place worth going.Deep down you know this is true.You have to do hard things to be happy in life. The things most …

Walking

13 Questions That Will Change Your Life

A great life runs on questions, not answers.<p>When things aren’t going quite the way you’d like them to, it’s often the result of not asking yourself …

Self-improvement

The Beginner's Guide to Chakras

Chakra. It’s a word you’ve probably heard in yoga class—and the checkout line at Whole Foods—but do you <i>really</i> know what it means? If the answer is …

Medium – Read, write and share stories that matter

A head start with mindfulness

Mindfulness is a hot topic these days, but its potential importance to higher education has not yet been broadly recognised.<p>It can be described as a …

Mindfulness

The life-changing magic of getting a person to change their mind—even yourself

How do we get others to change their minds? That is the question many of us are asking in this polarizing social and political climate, where the gulf between some people’s beliefs appears almost insurmountable. But there is a way, based in the academic field of adult learning, that has helped …

Alicia Keys

Guiding student improvement without individual feedback

<b>Feedback seems extremely powerful.</b> It is “among the most common features of successful teaching and learning” with an average effect size of 0.79, …

Pedagogy

Top Books About Angels And Spirit Guides

Reading recommendations for learning about communicating with and channeling guidance from your angels and spirit guides. Also embracing the love …

Spirituality

4 life hacks from ancient philosophers that will make you happier

You’ve probably heard about Stoics or Stoicism — and most of what you know is wrong.<p>They weren’t joyless bores. The ancient Stoics were the first …

4 simple, Buddhist-approved ways to boost your happiness

Some people, no matter how hectic things get, just never seemed frazzled. Sleeping through your alarm, shattering your iPhone screen while changing …

How Does Earth Move Through Space? Now We Know, On Every Scale

Ask a scientist for our cosmic address, and you’ll get quite a mouthful. Here we are, on planet Earth, which spins on its axis and revolves around the Sun, which orbits in an ellipse around the center of the Milky Way, which is being pulled towards Andromeda within our local group, which is being …

Universe

70 Powerful Habits That Will Get Your Life Back on Track

People lose their way from time to time, but resetting is easier than you think.<p><i>What can I do to quickly get myself back on track? originally appeared on Quora--the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Yehong Zhu on</b> …

Self-improvement

Human Emotion Physically Re-Shapes Reality. New Research

Three different studies, done by different teams of scientists proved something really extraordinary. But when a new research connected these 3 …

27 Quotes to Change How You Think About Problems

Great minds give you the benefit of their experience.<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It happens to even the most seasoned of entrepreneurs. You’ve built momentum for your latest project, you’re excited to embrace new challenges and you’ve visualized success at …

Motivation

Slow Down, Simplify, and Clear Your Mind and You’ll Get Better Results

<b>“The real you, the inner you, is pure, very pure. It understands. It has patience. It will wait forever while your ego trots all over everywhere</b> …

Time I

7 Powerful Exercises to Build Your Mental Toughness

If there’s one thing you can count on life, it’s change. The journey of life is full of ups and downs, twists and turns, challenges, obstacles and …

3 Steps to Rewiring Your Brain to Overcome Anxiety and Live a More Peaceful Life

Anxiety is an incredible challenging experience that everyone goes through at some point, some of us more often than others.<p>The condition is …

To Get Paid What You're Worth, Master This 1 Thing

Here's the one thing you can do to always be in demand, and always paid at a premium.<p>Over the years, I've consistently fielded the same question: How do I get paid what I'm worth?<p>It is a good question. It's one we should all ask more often.<p>How do I get paid what I'm worth?<p>It's No Secret: Master One …

Customers

Yes, you can improve your memory. Here's how.

Think like a memory athlete<p>Think back to grade school. Do you remember those standardized tests where you were given lists of meaningless words to memorize? Then, after taking a challenging math or reading section, you had to write down as many words from that list as you could remember? If you …

A Simple 5-Second Mindfulness Habit to Rewire Your Harshly Self-Critical Brain

It’s easy for us to become self-critical or impatient when we set standards that are unreachable. Perfectionism is a huge reason for …

Thought Your Mind Was Blown by Arrival? Wait Until You See the Clues You Missed

Production designer Patrice Vermette and set decorator Paul Hotte take us behind the scenes.<p><i>With voting open for this year’s Oscars, we’re taking a closer look at some of the craftspeople nominated for the year’s best films—from the people who re-created the Golden Age of Hollywood for the Coen</i> …

How to Become the Best in the World at What You Do

This curated column is authored by leadership & startup consultant Benjamin Hardy HereThe post How to Become the Best in the World at What You Do …

5 Exercises That Will Train Your Brain for Happiness and Success

Get your brain in shape with a little mental strength training.<p>You have an estimated 70,000 thoughts per day. That's 70,000 chances to build yourself up or tear yourself down.<p>If you call yourself names, doubt your abilities, and second-guess your decisions, you'll harm your performance (and most …

Self-help

Mindfulness Meditation Helps Quell Negative Thoughts, 'Monkey Mind'

Our brains do a lot of chattering without our permission. When left to its own devices, the mind tends to ad lib for extended periods, and the reality is that much of the chatter is negative, usually revolving around fear and worry-based thoughts. People have been writing about the “mind chatter” …

Mindfulness

Deep Equanimity: Harvey guides a meditation on feelings toward friends, enemies, and neutral people

Episode 4: In this meditation, Harvey guides us through a variation on a classical meditation on equanimity, first reflecting on a neutral person as …

Meditation

A Zen Master Explains the True Meaning of Non-Attachment and Why Most People Get it Wrong

A lot of people tend to misunderstand the non-attachment concept inspired by Buddhism.<p>While some people think it’s negative, non-attachment actually …