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Carlsbad

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6 golden rules to learn anything in record time

The speed at which we learn anything can determine the quality of our lives.<p>Imagine if you could pick up that skill you’ve always wanted to learn, in a matter of months versus years. How would that affect your life?<p>Countless learning experts and researchers have shown us that it is possible to …

We got 10 CEOs to tell us their one killer interview question for new hires

Where do you see yourself in five years? Tell me about a time when you showed leadership. What is your biggest weakness?<p>These are the standard questions that job candidates face during interviews. And by now, everyone also has standard answers. (“My biggest weakness? I work too hard.”)<p>As you scale …

Employment

Response: 'Growth Mindset Starts With Us, Not With Them'

<b>(This is the first post in a two-part series)</b><p>This week's question is:<p><i>What exactly is meant by a growth mindset, what might be common misconceptions</i> …

6 Neurolinguistics and NLP Principles To Power Up Your Copy

Writing copy that converts is like boxing.<p>Your shots need to flow, and you need to be 3-4 steps ahead of your opponent. You have to predict their …

Don't forget, the science of memory is key to helping students learn

Neuroscientist Catharine Young explains how memories are formed and suggests strategies teachers can use to make sure students remember information<p>Since the dawn of time, learning and memory have gone together like bread and butter, up and down, spaghetti and meatballs. These two phenomena are so …

The Brain

The Jack Dorsey Productivity Secret That Enables Him To Run Two Companies At Once

Jack Dorsey was named CEO (again) of Twitter last week, and he’ll continue to hold the same title at pre-IPO Square.<p>How can Dorsey run <i>two</i> companies when most of us struggle to keep up with one job? What’s his secret to getting it all done?<p>I recently interviewed over 200 billionaires, millionaires …

Time Management

100 Writing Practice Lessons & Exercises

by Joe BuntingWant to become a better writer? Perhaps you want to write novels, or maybe you just want to get better grades in your essay writing …

Creative Writing

Robert Frost Reads Our Favorite Poem

Connect with Us<p>Robert Frost Reads Our Favorite Poem<p>Robert Frost was born on March 26th, 1874. During his lengthy career he won the Pulitzer Prize …

7 ways mentally strong people take advantage of solitude

But solitude can be highly beneficial to your mental health, creativity, and productivity, psychotherapist Amy Morin writes in her book "13 Things Mentally Strong People Don't Do."<p>In the book, Morin says mentally strong people "don't fear alone time," since it offers restoration and a chance for …

Self-help

7 Interview Questions That Determine Emotional Intelligence

Determining who you hire for a job plays a big part in forming your company's culture and ensuring its future success. Selecting informative interview questions can be a key factor in finding the right employees -- as well as weeding out the ones that won't fit. A candidate's answers can be telling.<p>…

Emotional Intelligence

The psychology of selfies

How many photos of you are on your phone right now?<p>These days, humans take almost a trillion photos a year. (To put that into context, that’s more photos every few minutes than in the entire 19th century.)<p>And lots of these photos are selfies—self-portraits, usually taken with a smartphone. As of …

Top 6 Qualities Of Great Leaders - #infographic

The key to influence is leadership, and learning from the worlds best is key to understanding what makes a good leader.<p>Some would argue a leader …

9 Traits of Exceptional Leaders

Truly great leaders are hard to come by, but it seems everyone thinks they’re one. A true leader, however, is easy to spot. On that same note, it’s …

Leadership

Facebook addiction - and how to tackle it

Why do we drop stuff that we need to finish in order to start other things – even when we know that we shouldn’t be switching back and forth on our to-do list (or worse, between our to-do’s and Facebook?)<p>It’s one of the mysteries of modern office life. Since we at MeisterTask are building an app to …

How to teach all students to think critically

All first year students at the University of Technology Sydney could soon be required to take a compulsory maths course in an attempt to give them …

5 Ways Introverts Make Better Leaders

In our competitive, always-churning, constantly stimulating digital world, the head-down, deep-thinking working style of most introverts isn’t …

8 successful headlines—and the psychology behind them

I recently dug into research about headlines to prepare for a webinar on the science of writing must-click headlines on social media.<p>I found plenty …

This Fun Creative Writing Exercise Will Change Your Life

by Joe BuntingI’m sure this never happens to you, but there are times when I don’t feel very creative. We just had a new baby (our second), bought a …

Creative Writing

13 Signs That A Leadership Mindset Is Inside You Though You Don't Know

13 Signs That A Leadership Mindset Is Inside You Though You Don’t Know<p>Kathryn Sandford<p>Career Resilence Coach who is passionate about thriving and …

21st Century Teens Vs 20th Century Teens

May 9, 2015<br>Technology has had such a huge transformative impact on teen’s behaviour and subsequently their lifestyles. One example in favour of this …

Quiz Scores Go up When Students Feel Physics

Students who physically experience scientific concepts understand them more deeply and score better on science tests, according to a new study.<p>Brain …

5 Ways Reading Makes You a Better Leader

<i>The Science Behind Reading and Influence</i>Pollsters say reading is in decline. As an author and former publishing executive, the statistics make me …

Leadership

12 Greatest Speeches That Will Teach You The Most Valuable Life Lessons

The most valuable thing an experience person has is their experience. People make mistakes, learn from them, and adapt their life around them to …

A Smarter Way to Teach the Teachers

Teachers’ learning needs are as unique as their students’. Why, then, is their professional development so awkwardly flat?<p><b>By Ryen Borden</b><p>It’s 4:00pm …

The Top 50 Best Books for Teachers

There are a LOT of great books for teachers out there. Picking just fifty is no easy feat but we’ve done our best to cover the best books for …