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Walk this way : Indonesia traffic jam forces president out of car

Indonesia’s notorious traffic congestion was on display for the world Thursday after the country’s president was forced to walk two kilometres …

7 Things You Have to Stop Believing to Live a Successful Life On Your Own Terms

Since the mind drives the body, it’s the way we think that ultimately makes the dreams we dream possible or impossible. Our reality is almost …

Mind

To Be More Successful In Your Career -- Cultivate The Skill Of Mindfulness

Hearing the term “mindfulness” might conjure up a smiling guru sitting peacefully in a quiet, meditative posture. But mindfulness is no longer just for gurus. Mindfulness is a skill you can cultivate to help you be successful in your career.<p><b>Watch on Forbes:</b><p>A wide range of companies, including …

Mindfulness

5 Actionable Steps to Overcome Negative Thinking | Inc.com

Do you remember playing with building blocks as a kid? It was fun to place one upon the other until, ultimately, they all came crashing to the ground, leading to fits of laughter. Cycles of negative thinking can result in a similar crashing-down effect on your life and business, only it's no …

Self-help

Don't Aim for Work-Life Balance, Do This Instead | Inc.com

If you're in the American workforce today as an employee, business owner or entrepreneur, it's almost impossible not to hear about work-life balance. Just Google the phrase and you get more than 113 million search results. This is a big topic that concerns a lot of us.<p>But I actually prefer to think …

Work-life Balance

10 Habits of Highly Persistent People | Inc.com

<b>Figure out what you really want.</b> Have a crystal clear vision of your desired future state. A clearly defined vision is a source of electric energy. Without it, we flounder because we don't know where we are going. It's exhausting trying to determine the direction we need for every step forward. …

Self-improvement

Hong Kong escalator malfunction: 2 mechanics arrested

<b>Hong Kong (CNN) —</b> Two mechanics have been arrested after an escalator packed with people in a Hong Kong shopping mall suddenly went into reverse.<p>Police say the suspects may have tampered with the machine's parts after the Saturday incident, which sent shoppers tumbling.<p>Eighteen people were injured …

Hong Kong

Tell Me What You Did Today, And I'll Tell You Who You Are | Inc.com

"Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony." -- Mahatma Gandhi<p>Gandhi was completely right. When you don't act in accordance with your values and goals, you're internally-conflicted.<p>You know you should be doing something -- whether that's working on your project, …

Motivation

To Be an Exceptional Boss, Here Are 11 Things You Must Give Your Employees | Inc.com

Think about a boss you truly respected. Think about a leader you truly admired. Think about a leader you not only loved to work for, but <i>with</i>.<p>What sets that person apart from every other boss?<p>Simple. They <b>gave</b>: generously, selflessly, and without expectation of return. They gave because their …

Employment

Switzerland extends ban on meat from Brazilian processing plants | Reuters

VIENNA (Reuters) - Switzerland has extended a ban on Brazilian meat to 21 processing plants from four as part of Europe-wide safety measures, Swiss authorities said on Sunday.<p>FILE PHOTO: Workers unload packed meat from a truck in Sao Paulo, June 3, 2015. REUTERS/Paulo Whitaker/File Photo<p>EU …

7 Ways to Gain Self Discipline and Strive Towards Greatness

Feel like giving up on your 2017 goal? These tips will help you push through.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We’re a few weeks into the 2017, and right now is the most crucial time to stick to your goals. But it can also be the most difficult time.<p>So, if you feel like …

12 The Most Important Things To Do When You Are Young

BY <b>MAX LUKOMINSKYI</b><p>While traveling around Europe, I met a lot of interesting people and made new friends. However, one guy who was in his late 30s made …

Entrepreneurship

How Complaining Rewires Your Brain For Negativity

Research shows that most people complain once a minute during a typical conversation. Complaining is tempting because it feels good, but like many other things that are enjoyable--such as smoking or eating a pound of bacon for breakfast--complaining isn't good for you.<p>Your brain loves efficiency …

11 Simply Rules to Clean Eating

By Franziska Spritzler<p>The term "clean eating" has become very popular among the health conscious.<p>Clean eating is an eating pattern that focuses on …

Hong Kong, where history has become a battleground for Beijing

Residents of the city are being encouraged to engage with their past – warts and all – and not allow it to be airbrushed<p>Stepping off the subway in his army uniform, Victor Yu prepared to face the onslaught ahead. Instead of charging into a crowd armed with rifles, he was met with smartphones, …

Hong Kong

7 Habits of People Who Age Well

This article originally appeared on Real Simple<p>"Old age," as Bette Davis once said, "is no place for sissies." But that doesn’t mean you need to …

Gym Showdown: Free Weights vs. Machines

If you want to get stronger, some kind of resistance training is the way to go. So when you walk into the gym, should you start loading plates onto a …

After interviewing over 100 successful people, Tim Ferriss says a passage from a 1922 novel captures the approach every high performer takes

Since starting his podcast in 2014, bestselling author Tim Ferriss has interviewed well over 100 highly successful people, from Navy SEALs to billionaire entrepreneurs.<p>He uses his interviews to pick apart the, as he puts it, "tactics, routines, and habits," that have brought these subjects to the …

Inside the Lives of Georgia’s Child Brides

With girls marrying as young as 12, Georgia has one of the highest rates of child marriage in Europe.<p>No one really knows for sure how many underage girls are getting married in the country of Georgia.<p>The United Nations Population Fund has records showing that at least 17 percent of girls in Georgia …

Weddings

Is Bette Nash the world's oldest flight attendant? | CNN Travel

(CNN) — For nearly six decades, Bette Nash has been sharing her contagious smile with the world -- from 30,000 feet.<p>This makes it quite possible that she's the world's most senior flight attendant, still flying.<p>At 80 years of age, it's safe to say she's seen it all, and served them all.<p>"The …

American Airlines

How to Make Your Audience Love You | Inc.com

In today's economy, your customers are also your audience. In addition to supporting your company by buying its products or services, they follow your Twitter account, like your Instagram photos, and share your posts on LinkedIn.<p>With the growth of social media, customers themselves have become a …

Marketing

10 Awe-Inspiring Things You Can Do to Change Your Life Immediately

This is not rocket science. Who doesn't want to simplify their lives or cut down stress?<p>Why is change so hard? Because change can be scary. We fear the unknown. But as we give in to procrastination, we delay the greater reward: Producing good fruit and experiencing a better life.<p>If you know …

What you didn't know about the UK

Every landscape tells a story. Over the weekend the Royal Geographical Society launched “Discovering Britain”, a national collection of more than 200 downloadable walks, trails and viewpoints. They are free, fun and invite us to be explorers by posing geographical questions: What claim has Fistral …

Exercise slashes risk of 13 types of cancer, says study

People who exercise regularly have have a lower risk of developing 13 types of cancer. This is what researchers have found by analysing 1.44 million …

15 brilliant places you probably didn't know existed in London

There's so much more to London than big clocks, dildo-shaped skyscrapers, bridges and old Victorian tat. Ditch Zone 1 for a day and go explore …

England

8 Bad Habits That Destroy Your Creativity | Inc.com

If you think some people are born creative and you're not one of them, think again.<p>What makes some people more creative than others is that they nurture their creativity. In fact, experts say that creativity is primarily a learned skill. And like any other skill you want to learn, it requires that …

Creativity

6 Ways to Make Your Mornings Feel Less Hectic

If you don't start your day by joyously leaping out of bed for an early run followed by a long shower, leisurely breakfast, and hour-long meditation …

This Is Where Most People Drop the Ball in Business

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

Grey China Put Up an Exhibition of Ultrasound Photos to Protest Selective Abortion of Girls

According to various surveys, men outnumber women in China by tens of millions more than three decades after the Communist Party instituted its …