Keith Scarbrough

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42 Holy Grail Life Hacks That Will Save You A Fortune

A lot of people have a love/hate relationship with hacks. Personally, I can’t get enough of them, but I will admit that there are some “tricks” out …

Hacking

Better Relationships Make You Happier, Healthier, and Richer: 7 TED Talks on How to Build Them

Twenty minutes isn't too long to invest in healthier, happier relationships.<p>The science is definitive: People need people. When researchers followed the lives of more than 200 people for seven decades to discover the key to human flourishing, the study director summed up the essential takeaway from …

Self-improvement

Science Says The Opposite of Greed Is What Truly Leads to Happiness (Like Doing Any of These 6 Things)

The motto 'greed is good' is the antithesis of what research is suggesting will make you happier.<p>We've all heard this cliché growing up -- how "it's better to give than to receive." Whether you're gainfully employed, looking for work, retired, or living off an inheritance from your rich uncle, …

Happiness

A List of Workout Sessions to Do at Home

The benefits of being active go far beyond losing weight or getting a beach body in time for summer. Routine physical exercise strengthens the heart …

Workouts

Quantum Computing Explained In Five Levels

Explaining quantum computing to your average person is hard. You'll definitely need an expert — and the expert has to be able to explain quantum …

Quantum Computing

How To Create Your Leadership User's Manual

I’ve long been captivated by the idea of creating a leadership “user’s manual.”<p>The basic idea is that managers should create a short guide to their personality, work style and, yes, even quirks, so that their direct reports would know how to best work with them. I also suspected that this kind of …

Self-awareness

26 Powerful Questions Healthy Teams Ask Themselves To Stay Healthy

In the military, we conducted after action reviews (AARs) after every major training evolution and every mission (well, most of the time). They were all-inclusive, meaning that everybody who participated in the event was involved, ranging from the most junior to the most senior. Each after action …

Leadership

5 TEDx Talks That Will Help You Learn How to Focus

These TEDx talks teach the power of mindfulness and how it can help overcome common obstacles in your business and your life.<p>Although we know it's best to be fully present in everything we do throughout the day--it's tough to do this without practice and guidance on how to stay focused.<p>When we are …

Mindfulness

Learn how to be a better leader by taking these online classes

Making the jump to a leadership role in your field could mean the difference between struggling to make ends meet and living the secure lifestyle you …

How to make your own custom Alexa commands

Amazon's virtual voice assistant just got a whole lot smarter.<p>With the arrival of Skill Blueprints, Alexa can now perform a variety of personalized tricks -- "skills," as Amazon calls them, that are personalized to you and your family.<p>For example, is someone studying for a test? With the Flashcards …

28 New Science Fiction and Fantasy Books Well Worth Checking Out in March

Spring is almost here, and with it a fresh crop of science fiction and fantasy books to fill your shelves—with stories about werewolves, witches, …

Books

12 books that every leader should read

I have been maintaining – and occasionally updating — a list of “Books That Every Leader Should Read” on my old <i>Work Matters</i> blog since 2011. These …

Facebook's HR Team Discovered the Surprising Reason Why People Quit Their Jobs (and It's Not Because of Bad Bosses)

People leave managers, not companies. Right? Not so fast. Facebook research shows a different reason.<p>Raise your hand if you've heard the saying, "People leave managers, not companies." That should be the majority of us, as the research over the years keeps telling us this is a big reason for …

Employment

Neuroscience Says Listening to This Song for 15 Seconds Will Instantly Make You More Creative

Want to be more creative and feel a little happier? Play this song for 15 seconds.<p>Innovation matters. Creativity matters. Finding new solutions to old problems is what businesses -- and careers -- are often built on.<p>Sound therapy is a popular way to relax and reduce stress. But now you can use the …

Creativity

Benjamin Franklin built his character around 13 virtues — and following his weekly plan could change your life

<b>• Founding father Benjamin Franklin sought to live his life based on 13 virtues.</b><p><b>• He even kept a chart to record which virtues he was actually living by on a weekly basis.</b><p><b>• Tracking and reflecting on these traits could help you lead a more virtuous life.</b><p>Benjamin Franklin was born in 1706 into a …

Self-improvement

20 Reasons Why We'll Never Tire of Salmon

If you want to dip your toe into the waters of cooking fish at home, but have been wary of doing so thus far, consider salmon to be your gateway …

Top income investor: ten stocks you should own for the next decade

Shares around the world look expensive as markets have marched up over recent years but it’s still possible to find high-quality businesses, trading at attractive valuations – and paying a sustainable dividend.<p>With this in mind, we've found 10 stocks across the globe that balance cash generation …

Investing

AI could help solve the world’s health care problems at scale

In a world with limited doctors, emerging diseases and superbugs, and sharply rising costs, how can we successfully tackle health care problems at scale? This is just one of the critical challenges India’s explosive startup community hopes to solve by implementing AI to serve the needs of the …

How To Declutter Your Mind: 10 Practical Tips You'll Actually Want To Try

Do you feel like your brain is in serious overdrive? A stream of clutter slowly turning your mental space into a chaotic mess? If the answer is yes, it means that your mind is frantically waving a red flag, begging you to free up some headspace.<p>Just like our cabinets and cupboards, our minds too …

24 Mind-blowing Quotes on Success You Must Remember Every Day

1. Don’t aim for success if you want it; just do what you love and believe in, and it will come naturally. – David Frost<p>2. Before anything else, …

Microsoft Excel — Creating A Resource Dashboard From Compiled Data (Part 3)

ASAP Utilities to Data Analysis / Dashboard — Part 3<p>Introduction<p>In Part 1, <i>“Microsoft Excel — ASAP Utilities Add-In — Merge Multiple Files into 1</i> …

Analytics

How to choose a rewards credit card

<i>This article was written by Chanelle Bessette and originally appeared on</i> NerdWallet, <i>a website that helps consumers make smarter financial decisions. Its content is produced independently of</i> USA TODAY<i>.</i><p>Rewards credit cards, when used responsibly, can be the ticket to a nice stream of passive income …

Make Stuffed Naan Pockets and Eat Them All Week

Welcome back to <i>Sunday Sustenance</i>, the column highlighting simple meals for lazy days. I’ve recently started making bread for myself, and it is one of …

10 Inspiring TED Talks That Will Help You Overcome Your Fears

There are three natural responses to fear: fight, flight, or freeze. These talks will give you the confidence you need to fight onwards.<p>What are you afraid of?<p>This question is one that holds back many people from their ultimate potential.<p>Whether you are an entrepreneur who is fearful of taking the …

Motivation

Tools and Strategies for Effortlessly Improving Your Focus

Ever hear of Brain.fm, which uses algorithm-generated music to set a deeply focused mood? We hadn't, either.<p>8 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We all want to be productive, right? But productivity is difficult to maintain without focus. Any day of the week, there …

Productivity

The enterprise technologies to watch in 2017

It was a rebuilding year in a sense, as emerging tech for the enterprise steadily proceeded but didn't result in as many new targets to track as last …

The 12 Stages of Burnout, According to Psychologists

How bad is your burnout? Here's the scientific answer.<p>Tell someone "I'm sick" or "I'm tired" and you're not really giving the person much information. How sick? How tired? Do you have a mild cold or a dreaded disease? Are you a new parent who hasn't slept in months or did you just enjoy the party …

Psychology

How to Replace a Doorbell Without the Help of a Pro

Learning how to replace a doorbell may not be exciting, but it's a home repair skill that can save you money (and time). No one wants to miss an …

15 Must-Read Business Books on Leadership and Personal Development From the Past 5 Years

Science and positive psychology point the way to the future of leadership.<p>The problem with producing any "top" business book list is the elimination process. Over the last five years, there have been numerous publications by top authors worthy of mention.<p>For this list, I have focused heavily on …

Leadership