Katherine Shields

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52 Easy Yet Highly Effective Ways to Motivate Yourself

If you can't seem to find yourself motivated because of several reasons, take a deep breath and try to motivate yourself with these simple yet …

Vocally: Where Women's Voices Are Heard, Not Hushed

9 Things You Can Do When You Feel Stuck in Life

IMAGE Pixabay; GIFS Giphy<p>It's absolutely normal to feel like you're stuck in a rut, especially if it seems like life has become nothing more than a …

The Teen Girl Who Met With President Lincoln 30 Minutes A Day

Hearing about a teen girl who met with President Abraham Lincoln for thirty minutes a day over a five month period may make you think of affairs, …

Sculpture

The health benefits of sleeping naked

Nocturnal nudity has a range of health benefits.<p>Sleeping nude could help you lose weight, research suggests.<p>The Daily Mail reports sleeping sans …

Sleep

The True Secret To Staying Young

To remain engaged and excited by reading, writing, and by life itself, says a seasoned novelist, we must constantly seek to discover the new, to …

A Thinker's Diary

Starting your own business and being self-employed is a very ambitious dream. You’re trying to lead yourself being your boss and that really needs a …

7 Money Hacks Of Moms Who Work From Home

Many moms are cramming in multiple responsibilities throughout the day, trying to get everything done between work, family, chores, etc. No matter what, there aren’t enough hours in the day. Tack on what we should be doing with our money and you might start to wonder if balance is achievable. While …

7 Creative Insights To Give Your Career a Boost This Very Second

There’s gobs of merit in chiseling away at one of your bad habits for months in order to make a long-term improvement to some aspect of your career. …

This Is the Best Way to Motivate Yourself to Exercise: Four Proven Secrets

Workout motivation. You don’t have any. You know exercise is good…and you still don’t do it. You’re not alone.<p>We all want a magic pill that makes us …

Jerry Seinfeld

Manage your energy! 9 habits of people who avoid burnout

If it feels like you're facing your own personal energy crisis, you're not alone. Many of us are on edge, starting with all that attention demanded by our phones.<p>“It leaves us in a constant state of mild anxiety,” productivity expert Peter Bregman told TODAY.<p>“You’re like a spy in enemy territory: …

Time Management

The productivity hack that actually makes your brain feel better

Even if we use reminder apps and our Google calendar religiously, admit it—there are certain days when you completely space on that <i>one</i> task. If your …

20 Simple Life Hacks You'll Wish You Knew Yesterday

Face it — life is hard. There are never enough hours in the day and staying on top of everything you have on the go can sometimes feel overwhelming. …

Lifehacks

Stop Chasing Happiness: 17 Alternative Ways to Live a Great Life

<b>“If only we’d stop trying to be happy we’d have a pretty good time.” ~Edith Wharton</b><p>I have a question for you.<p>What would you be willing to sacrifice …

Happiness

Smart Tips For Creating An Effective To-Do List

I often give me clients an empowerment exercise of de-cluttering the mind.<p>Part of that exercise includes writing a to-do list. The purpose of the exercise is to get everything out of your mind and onto paper. It's a great way to relieve stress and tackle the things that concern you.<p>What you do with …

6 easy ways to a productive work day for entrepreneurs

Share10<p>Tweet<p>Share21<p>+14<p>Shares 35<p>Being an entrepreneur is difficult and sometimes hard to manage. It is imperative for the workday to be focused and …

Time Management

50 Powerful Mini Habits That Will Help You Lead Your Best Life

Hard work and perseverance always beat genius and talent in the end.<p><i>What are 50 things that everyone can do to make life easier? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Yuri Kruman, Master Career</b> …

Faceted Classification

31 Ways to Improve Your Life in Just a Month

Imagine the possibilities of a life filled with these simple acts of joy that can be done in minutes. Here's a template to get started.<p>Before this 31-day plan became a lifestyle, I first had to remove the tumors of self-gratification and hubris (trust me, the attitude ruling my life in the old days …

Happiness

7 Morning Routines That Will Spark Your Productivity

Follow these simple steps and watch your productivity and wellbeing skyrocket.<p>The problem with morning routines is that most people don't have one.<p>For many individuals, waking up in the morning is a chaotic experience, full of terrible alarm clock noises, scrolling through email, and sprinting out …

Sleep

What You Can Do to Stop Being Moody

Our attitude determines our actions for good or bad. Be more in control.<p>Are you a moody person, someone who sometimes finds your emotions at odds with your leadership?<p>Do your emotions sometimes get the best of you to the point that it affects your attitude and mindset?<p>People often talk about …

moods

Look around Paris in August and you'll see why the French succeed at life

Slums were razed and converted to bourgeois neighborhoods, and the formerly labyrinthine city became a place of order, full of wide boulevards (think Saint-Germain) and angular avenues (the Champs-Élysées). Poor Parisians tried to put up a fight but were eventually forced to flee, their homes …

How to Master the Habit of Forming Good Habits — SitePoint

As human beings, <b>40% of everything that we do is habitual</b> — from brushing our teeth in the morning to checking our emails as soon as we arrive at the …

A Neuroscientist Explains Why Your Brain Is So Anxious All the Time

Our brains evolved to be on alert for threats. It's just that now, with so many things to worry about, we're constantly worried.<p>We are living in the midst of an anxiety crisis. By conservative estimates, about 20 percent of Americans suffer from anxiety disorders and even more will experience …

Stephen King

6 Skincare Tips For Anyone Who Breaks Out, Like, A Lot

Didn’t we all think that pimples and acne were for our teenage years only?! It doesn’t make sense how people in their 20s and 30s still have to wake …

A Look Back: The Best Piece Of Classroom Management Advice I Ever Read

<b>Next February, this blog will be celebrating its ten-year anniversary! Leading up to it, I’m re-starting a series I tried to do in the past called “A</b> …

'Siri With Empathy': The Intelligent App That's Changing Mental Health Care

At some stage in their life, one in four people around the world will be affected by a form of mental health condition; from anxiety to bipolar disorder to depression, disorders manifest in myriad forms. It carries an estimated global economic cost of over USD$2 trillion a year, as well as …

The Brain That Couldn’t Remember

‘Can you tell me who the president of the United States is at the moment?”<p>A man and a woman sat in an office in the Clinical Research Center at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. It was 1986, and the man, Henry Molaison, was about to turn 60. He was wearing sweatpants and a checkered shirt …

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The Gif of God: Church of England issues eight social media commandments

In ages past the technical side of a local vicar’s calling might have involved nothing more challenging than locating the correct page in the prayer book and keep track on the lectionary.<p>But in the age of instant communications, when some people are thought more likely to venture into their parish …