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10 Success lessons from APJ Abdul Kalam – “Missile Man of India” for entrepreneurs

Share44<p>Tweet<p>Share46<p>+13<p>Shares 93<p>APJ Abdul Kalam was 11th President of India and a pioneer of the country’s space and missile programmes. He was …

Self-help guru James Altucher only owns 15 things

'My ambition is to have no ambition'<p>Altucher is simply practicing what he preaches. Over the last half-decade, this former tech entrepreneur, venture …

Self-improvement

Why The 8-Hour Workday Doesn't Work

The 8-hour workday is an outdated and ineffective approach to work. If you want to be as productive as possible, you need to let go of this relic and find a new approach.<p>The 8-hour workday was created during the industrial revolution as an effort to cut down on the number of hours of manual labor …

Time Management

10 Ways to Make Yourself Happier in 30 Seconds or Less

Feeling down? Got the blahs? This post provides 10 easy ways to feel happier in 30 seconds or less—and every technique is based on the best research …

The Science (and Strategy) Behind Sweating

<i>This article first appeared on Women’s Running.</i><p>Sweating is a natural process critical for helping our hard-working bodies deal with the hot …

Wellness

Scientists Now Say Alcohol Is a Direct Cause of Seven Forms of Cancer

Analysis of reviews from several international cancer research bodies has found alcohol to be a direct cause of oropharynx, larynx, oesophagus, liver, colon, rectum, and breast cancer.<p>We're all aware of the risks associated with certain day-to-day activities. Walking and attempting to compose …

Cancer

The 12 Words All Successful People Understand

What do these words mean to you?<p>If you want to be successful, there are some words you’ll need to know.<p>Words are powerful. They can tell a story. Think of the following words: boom, penny, jump, doctor, slip, October, Shakespeare, and corn. All of these words paint a picture in your mind. Words …

The Eisenhower Matrix Productivity Tool – As A Trello Board

The post The Eisenhower Matrix Productivity Tool – As A Trello Board appeared first on Trello Blog.You’ve got a lot on your plate. In addition to …

Sprinting Legend Allyson Felix Shares Four Ways To Kick Up Your Workouts

Improve your game with this advice from the Olympic gold medalist.<p>Allyson Felix, the most decorated female sprinter in U.S. history, has already won four Olympic gold medals and two silvers. This year, in her fourth Olympic games, she’s set to represent the U.S. again in the 400-meter sprint and …

Meet the 20-Year-Old Company That Operates Without Bosses

At Bellevue, Washington-based Valve Software, collaboration and communication are critical.<p>To most business professionals, the idea of firing your managers sounds insane. However some of the most successful companies do in fact run manager-less, while others have found ways to push some of the …

Employment

How To Purify Your Lungs In 3 Days Using Home Remedies?

Now-a-days, lung cancer and the respiratory problems are increasing day by day and the reason behind this is improper care of your lungs or even no …

Success is not a matter of luck—it’s an algorithm

<i>This article originally appeared on Medium.</i><p>How does someone like Jack Dorsey go from a 14-year-old computer science nerd to serial entrepreneur, the …

Self-improvement

19 Words You Should Never Say the First Time You Meet Someone

Some are tired. Some are overused. Some are hyperbolic. And some are insufferable.<p>Plenty of people use tired clichés, overblown superlatives, and breathless adjectives to describe themselves in social media profiles and marketing materials. Plenty of people write things about themselves they may …

Social Media Marketing

3 Ways to Find Your Peace When Life Feels Overwhelming

<i>Too much to do, not enough time to do it.</i>Sound familiar?Twenty-five years ago, at the dawn of the modern internet revolution, people were predicting …

Warren Buffett Says This Is the Best Investment Most People Can Buy

You won't get rich quickly, though.<p>Warren Buffett is arguably the best stock picker of all time, so it’s no surprise that during turbulent times, …

Investing

A CEO shares 8 simple skills that will radically improve your life

We often focus only on learning skills that are directly pertinent to our job during the busy workweek.<p>Wealthy and successful people, on the other hand, know that there are some other skills outside of their job description that can also immensely improve their wealth and their life.<p>They may not …

3 Ways to Improve Your Cardiovascular Health

Most people don't pay attention to their cardiovascular health until their doctor tells them to do so. Like me. I figured I was in great shape …

Cardiovascular System