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10 Success lessons from Paulo Coelho – “The Alchemist” for entrepreneurs

Share36<p>Tweet<p>Share56<p>+16<p>Shares 98<p>Paulo Coelho is a Brazilian novelist and songwriter and the best-selling Portuguese language author in history. He …

Stop Wasting Money - Nutrition Supplements that Actually Work - Cody Miller

Since the dawn of athletics, humans have been looking for every advantage possible to enhance performance. From the ancient belief of harnessing …

Money

Celebrate 50 years of ‘Star Trek’ with RockLove Jewelry’s sparkly new collection

Independent jewelry boutique RockLove Jewelry is boldly taking <i>Star Trek</i> <i></i>jewelry in a stunning new direction with its latest line inspired by the …

24 signs you're a good boss — even if it doesn't feel like it

Being the boss comes with a ton of pressure. And when you're in a management position, it can be difficult to evaluate how you're doing.<p>Are you striking the right balance between commanding respect and appearing accessible? Are your employees responding well to your style of leadership? Are any of …

Employment

Want to Be Happier? Science Says Do These 5 Simple Things Every Day

Is it possible to improve your happiness simply by doing these things for only two minutes per day? Yes, says a Harvard-trained happiness researcher and best-selling author.<p>Can you improve your happiness simply by breathing for two minutes a day? Apparently so, says Shawn Achor, Harvard-trained …

Happiness

11 Mental Habits That Will Improve Your Business Savvy

Want to become a savvier entrepreneur? Follow these tips.<p>Psychology and business success go hand in hand. It's been well documented that people like Steve Jobs, Mark Zuckerberg, and Richard Branson all have unique mindsets that have contributed to their success.<p>Thoughts become words, words become …

Self-improvement

Pope to church: Be more accepting of divorced Catholics, gays and lesbians

<b>(CNN) —</b> Pope Francis put his shoulder to the doors of the Catholic Church and shoved them open a little wider Friday, calling for the church to be more tolerant in practice while not changing any official doctrines.<p>He urged priests around the world to be more accepting of gays and lesbians, …

Pope Francis

Top Ten Anti-Aging Tips To Stay Young, Healthy & Amazing

Top 10

Just Turned 40? An Architect Says It's Time To Design For Aging

When Architect Matthias Hollwich was approaching 40, he wondered what the next 40 years of his life might look like. He looked into the architecture that serves older adults, places like retirement communities and assisted living facilities, and didn't like what he saw. But what if we changed our …

University of Pennsylvania

The One Clever Shortcut to Weeknight Italian Wedding Soup

For soup in a hurry, this spin on Italian meatball with a few clever shortcuts (hi, storebought sausage) delivers every time.<p><i>Welcome to Cooking Without Recipes, in which we teach you how to make a dish we love, but don’t worry too much about the nitty-gritty details of the recipe, so you can create</i> …

Cooking

“Sisters of the Valley” Portraits of a Group of Nuns Who Grow Weed – BOOOOOOOM! – CREATE * INSPIRE * COMMUNITY * ART * DESIGN * MUSIC * FILM * PHOTO * PROJECTS

A 4-Minute Yoga Sequence To Jumpstart Digestion

<i>Amy Shah, MD, an Ivy League-trained, double board certified physician, is one of the few doctors who masterfully integrates mainstream medicine with</i> …

I've spent my career studying bad habits. Here's what I've learned about breaking them. - Vox

Let's face reality: Change is hard! Look at change rates for people with heart issues who are told by their doctors that they are seriously at risk of dying if they do not change their habits. These patients know exactly what they need to do: eat a more wholesome, lower-calorie diet, exercise more, …

Secrets of Downton Abbey's Highclere Castle

Behind the scenes (and doors) of Downton Abbey and its real life counterpart.<p>Perhaps no other show on television has better captured the reality of …

The Strange (But Effective) Way to Stick to Hard Goals

There’s a saying that you should never trust a skinny chef. By that logic, you should never trust an out of shape behavioral designer.<p>Over the past …

The New England Journal of Medicine

The best and worst of France in 2015

<b>Best piece of December 26 advice of the year:</b> don’t eat shellfish today. They can’t be fresh on Boxing Day. I did last year (thank you, Palavas-les-Flots) and emerged from the lavatory only just in time for Auld Lang Syne.<p><b>City of the year:</b> Paris, obviously. Barbarians or no, Paris remains the most …

Photo of the Day: Best of 2015

Vatileaks sheds light on pope's reform struggles

The Vatican is currently on the defensive over trying to protect some of its secrets that two enterprising journalists are trying to expose. Megan …

Vatican

6 photographers tell man's life story in 6 different ways, prove perception is everything

Ever wondered if your perspective on someone changes how you'd photograph them?<p>In a video experiment commissioned by Canon Australia titled <i>Decoy</i>, six …

The mistake we all make... and the simple experiment that reveals it

A simple experiment questioning people’s response to a picture reveals a common error that hampers our decision making. In an extract from his new book, psychologist Richard Nisbett reveals the ‘mindware’ to help us think smarter<p>Bill Gates is the richest person in the world. At the age of 19, he …

Psychology