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Failing To Prepare Is Preparing To Fail: How To Never Lose Again

Losing can be a tough pill to swallow when you define losing the way most of us do. Most of us are hardwired to judge our success and ‘winning’ based on whether or not we achieved the result we set out to achieve. Once you begin to judge your win on your effort, rather than your results, you will …

Motivation

Ministers say Canada must 'do better' after Boushie verdict

Federal ministers say the country must do better for Indigenous peoples in the Canadian justice system after a Saskatchewan jury found Gerald Stanley …

Canada

3 Things to Do When You're Not Seeing Results

Every new project—like a resolution or a hobby—starts out exciting and fun. Of course, then it gets harder and less fun... until it hits a low point …

This sector will grow from $6-billion to $560-billion by 2025, why airline stocks are dipping, and signs it's time to take profits

All it's going to take is one popular video game, or one movie , and virtual reality headset sales will explode higher.<p>I'll be using 'virtual reality' (VR) as a blanket term covering virtual reality, augmented reality and mixed reality. Definitions of each are available through the link in the …

Five Signs You Are Sleeping Through Your Own Revolution.

(<b>ThyBlackMan.com</b>)<i> Rip Van Winkle</i> is a story by Washington Irving that was written in 1819. Rip Van Winkle goes to sleep under an oak tree after a …

North Korea Designed A Nuke. So Did This Truck Driver

This year, deep inside a mountain, North Korea detonated a giant nuclear bomb.<p>The weapon was powerful; at least 10 times more destructive than the bomb the U.S. dropped on Hiroshima at the end of World War II. The North claimed it was an advanced, thermonuclear design. The test came just months …

North Korea

There's a scientific reason some people are more motivated than others — but it's possible to change

There are mornings when I look over my to-do-list and just keep staring blankly at it. Instead of getting to work, I keep checking my inbox, news feed, and making a fresh cup of green tea. Then I notice the dirty dishes in the kitchen.<p>I get the dishes cleaned up, but there are also those clothes …

8 Motivational Books to Help You Start Fresh in the New Year

While the time in between Thanksgiving and the New Year may be filled with holiday cheer and celebrations, it can also prove difficult to stay …

Motivation

How to Stop Comparing Yourself to Others and Make an Impact

You're reading How to Stop Comparing Yourself to Others and Make an Impact, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If …

Powerful Quotes About Life by Southern Figures

How to Motivate the Unmotivated Child

What are you afraid of?<p>Spiders?<p>Snakes?<p>Going bankrupt?<p>Getting cancer?<p>Disappointing people?<p>Close your eyes and really think about that for a moment. …

Motivation

You Won't Be Able to Resist Working Out After Reading These Quotes

For the times when you need a little extra motivation to slip on your sports bra and slay your workout, read these quotes. Write them on your …

Fitness

This Navy SEAL Says Your Lack of Motivation Does Not Matter (but This 1 Thing Does Big Time) | Inc.com

Maybe you haven't heard of Jocko Willink, but there is a good chance you wouldn't want to make enemies with him.<p>Having spent 20 years in the U.S. Navy--with time spent commanding Task Unit Bruiser at SEAL Team 3--Willink intimidates not only with his extensive military career, but also physically. …

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

A free, teacher-less university in France is schooling thousands of future-proof programmers

Paris<p>When you walk into École 42, a teacher-less coding school in Paris, a few things leap out at you: a killer collection of provocative street art, including an illustrated condom machine at the front desk; iMacs as far as the eye can see; and a palpable buzz from the roughly 1,000 students …

Swimming Pools

A former head trader at Lehman explains why hustle is more important than pedigree

"A lot of life is getting out there and hustling," Dillian told Alex Grodnik on the Wall Street Oasis podcast.<p>Dillian attended the US Coast Guard Academy, and after working in the Coast Guard for a number of years, wanted to switch careers to a job on Wall Street. He started business school at the …

Reddit’s cofounder says we should all fight more with each other at work

When you work closely with someone, fights are inevitable. That’s one major lesson that Alexis Ohanian took away from the experience of co-founding Reddit with his college roommate Steve Huffman—now the company’s CEO—back in 2005. The pair had a falling-out, which, among other factors, drove …

World Robot Conference in China: Pictures

Beijing

What Seattle's income tax fight says about our America's pension mess

The city of Seattle is in a battle with residents over a controversial new income tax, and the spat says something significant about America’s public sector pension crisis.<p>Lawsuits filed by several groups against the city contend that the 2.25 per cent tax, passed in July by the city council, …

Tax Reform In 2017 Is Doomed to Fail. Here's Why It Is

On taking office, the Trump administration promised to repeal and replace Obamacare. So far, it has failed. It also promised to reduce and reform …

Health Care

What to Do When Your Business Fails Miserably

What to Do When Your Business Fails Miserably<p>What will you do if your business crashes and burns?<p>Updated October 31, 2017<p>Few successful entrepreneurs …

To Retire Early, Focus on Just One Thing

We all know what it takes to be able to afford to leave the workforce early: Save like mad, dramatically cut your spending, invest with abandon and …

What You Need to Remember About Raising Money for Your Business | Inc.com

A common issue I hear when speaking with entrepreneurs, aspiring entrepreneurs, or small business owners is that -- on top of all of the operational issues that come with running a business -- finance seems to be wrapped in a cloak of mystery.<p>Sure, there are business incubators that are sponsored …

7 Point Checklist to Analyze Your Current Financial Situation, Part II

Last week, we talked about the first four points on the seven-point checklist I recommend every actor take a look at to analyze his or her financial …

Markets are in denial about upcoming Fed rate hikes

"Several participants" were fretting how financial conditions had eased since the rate hikes began in earnest last December, instead of tightening. "Further increases in equity prices, together with continued low longer-term interest rates, had led to an easing of financial conditions," they said. …

Markets

Warren Buffett says index funds make the best retirement sense 'practically all the time'

If you're looking for a simple plan to build your retirement savings, one of the world's most successful stock market investors has some clear advice.<p>…

This investor purchases ‘small, obscure, ugly and scary’ stocks

<b>David Desjardins</b><p><b>Occupation</b><p>Equity analyst<p><b>The portfolio</b><p>Shares in "small, obscure, ugly and scary" companies<p><b>The investor</b><p>Hands up. Who has read <i>Security Analysis</i>, the weighty, 725-page magnum opus of Professors Benjamin Graham and David Dodd (now in its 6th edition)? Not many, we'll wager. But David …

One Statement That Can Make or Break Your Motivation To Be Successful | Inc.com

In 1995 I left a comfortable job as the head of Research and Development for a technology company in Israel, to start my first startup. I had big dreams, and it took a lot of risk, which I was willing to take. Just about the same time, my uncle got sick, and was recovering at home. I took my wife …

S&P cuts South Africa to junk as Zuma faces ANC backlash over Gordhan | Reuters

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - S&P cut South Africa’s credit rating to junk status on Monday, saying the dismissal of its respected finance minister heralded a damaging policy shift, while President Jacob Zuma readied for a showdown with other ANC leaders over the sacking.<p>FILE PHOTO: South Africa's …

G.O.P. Health Bill Faces Revolt From Conservative Forces

WASHINGTON — After seven years of waiting longingly to annul President Barack Obama’s signature health care law, Republican leaders on Tuesday faced a sudden revolt from the right that threatened their proposal to remake the American health care system.<p>The much-anticipated House plan to repeal the …

Quebec osteopaths face dozens of charges, fines after undercover investigation

A Montreal osteopathic school and several of its students and teachers are facing dozens of charges and more than $370,000 in fines for allegedly practicing medicine illegally.<p>Osteopathy is a "manual form of healing" emphasizing the relationship between the structure and function of the body, …