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How To Profit From Escapism

In a year that has featured an energy crash, a China crash and a biotech crash, you would think the few tech stocks left standing among the smoking ruins would be damned serious stuff.<p>Yet the market gods have an amazing sense of humor and, instead, decided to set entertainment at the top of their …

How to Grow Your Personal Productivity

In 2014 at age 44 I ran the Marine Corp Marathon in Washington, DC. It was my first Marathon (I made a goal to run a Marathon before I was 45 ... …

12 Mini Habits of Insanely Successful People

“Mini habits” are daily routines that take just a few minutes to perform, but have huge returns in the overall quality of your life as a result of …

52 simple ways to motivate yourself

1. Close your eyes, and visualize yourself reaching your goals.<p>2. Try something new today.<p>3. Take a walk in a park, and let nature reset your mind.<p>4. Make a to-do list. You'll feel encouraged as you cross off items.<p>5. Get more sleep. Sleep deprivation could be making you less motivated.<p>6. Drink …

Streamline the "Interface" of Your Life to Get More Done

Whenever you use a smart phone or a website, you’re using a user interface. It has been designed to help you do what you want: check your messages, …

Minimalism

Meditation, Life, and the Good Sit

<i>(I spent the winter of 2012 in silence on a self-guided retreat at the Forest Refuge, a Buddhist meditation center in rural Massachusetts. This is the second entry of a twice-monthly blog exploring daily life in the silence, and how intensive retreats offer a compass for everyday life).</i><p>I have my …

Are you happy with your current financial success? : September Net Worth Update 2015 (+0.67%)

PICTURE YOUR FINANCIAL FREEDOM When I was younger I asked myself one important question, “How can I be successful in life?” I’m not just talking …