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Zen and the art of getting things done

<b>(CNN) —</b> The new hot trend in Silicon Valley office culture is a Buddh-ish encouragement of workplace mindfulness. Guided meditation is the new free cafeteria meals.<p>But David Allen, the author of the international bestselling productivity bible, Getting Things Done, has been teaching people how to …

6 skills of self-made millionaires everyone should use

Heed the advice of those who have reaped success.<p>Here are six skills used by self-made millionaires that you should be using and building upon each day.

Self-improvement

I Work 100 Hours A Week And Couldn't Be Happier, Says This Startup Cofounder

From an outsider perspective, the world of startups looks like it’s full of energetic 20-somethings, ready to “change the world” while riding around on hoverboards and petting the company dog. But this is not representative of what it’s like to build a high-growth startup. The scooters and dogs are …

20 Power Mums Share Their Life Hacks, Productivity Tips & Tools

The Behind-The-Scenes Guide to Managing Family & Business<p>Have you ever been to a circus?<p>One of the circus attractions is the man juggling balls. Sometimes you see them do different variations of it. One may put a flame stick in his mouth while juggling and some other would ride a bicycle or …

65 Books Richard Branson Thinks Everyone Should Read | Inc.com

Add another one to the list.<p>The ranks of billionaires, CEOs, and big-name entrepreneurs who have extolled their love of reading seem to be swelling continuously. We've known for awhile that Bill Gates, Warren Buffett, and Mark Zuckerberg are voracious readers (who sometimes share recommendations). …

Books

11 Things Every Parent Should Know About Kids and Sleep

Sleep is so deceptive. It’s such a simple, basic, human act—yet it’s wildly important to every aspect of our lives. Without it, our thinking gets …

Sleep

Mindfulness and Difficult People

<b>Mindfulness and Difficult People: Learn 4 Mindfulness Techniques to Deal with Difficult People</b><p>By Debbie Lyn Toomey, Health and Happiness Specialist™<p>Much of what we hear about mindfulness has to do with how it can enhance the stillness of our mind, soothe our nerves, and awaken our senses for stress …

A Meditation for Beginners with Deepak Chopra

This simple practice from Sonima.com will introduce you to fundamental meditation techniques such as observing the breath and self-regulation.Take a …

How to Succeed at Work by Being Lazy

You don't have to answer every email right away.<p>If you had one extra hour every day, what would you do with it? Maybe you’d catch up with a friend …

'The Most Dangerous Writing App' Is A Terrifying Productivity Tool

As anyone who has ever tried to write a large body of words will know, writer's block is a very real thing.<p>Well now an app has been created which …

Five Tips for Authentic Leadership: Sincerity can go a long way when stepping into a new role.

Few transitions test one’s character like moving to a senior leadership role. It’s one thing to gain mastery of a particular function or skillset; …

5 Simple Hacks to Sharpen Your Emotional Intelligence

We spend an awful lot of time in school throughout our lifetimes, diligently studying and cramming and writing exams, all in the quest to be more …

Emotional Intelligence

People with anxiety may be hard-wired to see world differently | Reuters

(Reuters Health) - People with anxiety may not be able to distinguish between neutral and threatening stimuli as well as individuals without anxiety, a small study suggests.<p>Researchers designed a sound experiment to explore the brain’s plasticity, or its ability to change and respond to new …

This Super Simple Tool Will Help You Calm Down and Get Balanced -- Instantly!

You wake up in the morning to realize your alarm didn't go off. Rushing to get ready in the morning, you run up to your car only to dump your coffee on the ground. To make matters worse, you then find yourself stuck in traffic longer than usual due to an accident.<p>When our lives are this chaotic and …

A Harvard psychologist says these 4 habits can make you more confident at work

Harvard psychologist Amy Cuddy wants you to banish both of those habits — for the sake of your confidence.<p>Cuddy is the author of "Presence: Bringing Your Boldest Self to Your Biggest Challenges," a book on the subtle yet powerful ways our posture can influence thoughts and emotions.<p>We don't just …

11 Reasons Why You Should Do The Things You Love

Hating Monday mornings and living on paychecks is not the way to live life. Instead of lashing out at your current situation, you should see what you …

Doing This for an Hour Each Week Will Make Your Business More Successful

<i>The Entrepreneur Insider network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

12 Habits Of The Most Productive People

You know those super-productive people who manage to get more done than the rest of us? These are their secrets.<p>Some people just get stuff done. By the time most are pouring their second cup of joe, these super-achievers have been to Crossfit, hit inbox zero, and nailed the rough draft of that …