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10 Reasons You're Tired That Have Nothing To Do With How Much You're Sleeping

By now, we’ve all heard the secrets to good sleep: Avoid caffeine and TV too close to bedtime, keep the room cool and dark, sleep at least seven …

15 Things To Start Doing Now That Will Improve The Rest Of Your Life

<b>1. Exercise.</b> And if you can, exercise in the morning. This helps in so many ways. It will help you sleep better at night and be more alert during the …

How to choose the best protein shakes

Protein powder was once a niche product, reserved for the larders of hardcore weight lifters and possibly pro sportsmen. Not any more. Today the benefits of protein are widely acknowledged—there's even Weetabix Protein—and the sports supplement industry in Britain is now worth £650 million a …

17 Surprising Habits Super Successful People Share (Infographic) | Inc.com

If you want to be successful in business (and in life), there are a few important rules you need to follow.<p>Never pick a fight.<p>Never purposefully offend anyone.<p>Never make the same mistake twice.<p>Never...<p>Okay, let's just stop that. You know? It's all baloney.<p>You know why some people stand out from the …

Success

5 Brainpower-Sapping Habits

5 Everyday Things That Are Actually Making You Dumber<p>Your GPS could be doing more harm than good<p>You cover all bases to try and stay sharp: Finish the crossword, crack open a book, hit the gym. And you probably do your best to avoid the big brain-rotters, like watching TV for hours on end.<p>But there …

Most Things in Business and Life Fail (and Why That's Okay) - Copyblogger

Today’s guest on Hack the Entrepreneur is one of host Jon Nastor’s all-time favorite writers, and Jon rarely goes more than a few months without …

Content Marketing

Tech Startups Weigh The Merits Of Austin Vs. Silicon Valley

Last year, entrepreneur Paul Murphy decided he needed to move his startup, Clarify, from England to America. He was developing a clever program interface that can search videos or audio recordings for specific words. But finding funding for these kinds of applications is difficult in Europe. In …

Silicon Valley

If you can’t overcome these hurdles, then don’t start a business

Would I encourage everyone to start a business? No.<p>Starting a business hurts. It requires hard work. Everyone has skills and abilities, but not everyone should invest those skills and abilities in starting a business. Those who possess entrepreneurial aspirations need to know how tough it is to …

We analyzed 477,358 startup pitches, and this is the shockingly unoriginal secret formula

NEW YORK (MarketWatch) — Uber for laundry. Airbnb for house parties. Facebook for the dead.<p>Comparing a startup to another successful company is …

Startups

13 Things You Think Your Startup Needs But It Really Doesn’t

You can leave these nonessentials off your startup shopping list.<p>There’s no such thing as one right way to do a startup. You just have to do it–to work as hard and smart as you can to take your company from concept to reality.<p>It’s not easy, but it is possible. In order to make that startup a …

Startups

Can We Give Up Procrastination In One Month?

This month we’ll identify our most important task, master getting started, and learn to refocus when procrastination tries to creep in.<p>Like many people, I’m skilled in the art of procrastination. The excuses I give myself range from, “There’s not enough time to finish” to “I really don’t want to …

Procrastination

How To Boost Employee Happiness Without Spending Any Money

Bonuses and perks might make people happier in the short term, but they don’t solve the underlying problem. Here’s what does.<p>You know the saying “Money can’t buy happiness.” You get it. But startup founders and CEOs still don’t seem to understand.<p>When CEOs find out that their employees are unhappy, …

Happiness