Kristen Sheehan

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Simon Sinek: Why Leaders Eat Last

Thirteen Ways of Looking at an Anxiety Disorder

I tried to figure out why I've been able to be creative and productive, even in my darkest times.<p>There is a certain kind of bro who is always wearing a fedora, even if he isn't wearing a fedora. I can smell a fedora-bro from 10,000 miles away. I can detect him via email, internet comment, or even a …

How Putin Weaponized Wikileaks to Influence the Election of an American President

<b>Close your eyes and imagine that a</b> hacking group backed by Russian President Vladimir Putin broke into the email system of a major U.S. political …

16 powerful habits of productive, successful people

<i>Andreas von der Heydt published this post originally on LinkedIn.</i><p>Today's (business) world is more complex, ambiguous, and demanding than ever before.<p>At the same time our working days have only so many hours. Fortunately! In addition, I strongly argue that it's not the smartest thing to add hours in …

In 5 years of studying millionaires, I learned one huge factor of success has nothing to do with money

In my Rich Habits Study, where I interviewed 233 wealthy individuals (177 of which were self-made millionaires) with at least $160,000 in annual gross income and $3.2 million in net assets, I found:<p>As it turns out, the rich in my study were on to something big. According to a Columbia University …

Fancy life in an eco-village? Welcome to the hi-tech off-grid communities

“If you look at any long lasting eco-village, it has usually been about religion, polyamory or drugs,” says James Ehrlich, president of Netherlands-based ReGen Villages, who wants to build sustainable communities for the 21st century.<p>“Those things are all great in their own way … but we want to …

Sustainability

July's 10 best new tools for graphic designers

July has seen a slew of exciting new tools and tech for graphic designers already. Illustrator rival Affinity Designer arrived for Windows, while …

Virtual Reality

Brand Is Experience in the Digital Age

<b>Summary:</b> While branding has been around since people began buying and trading goods, the definition has evolved in the Digital Age. Consumers now …

Why Creating A To-Do List Is Derailing Your Success

Most of us make them, but to-do lists make us more stressed and don’t account for how long tasks take. Here are three things to do instead.<p>Nearly two-thirds of professionals write to-do lists, but 41% percent of all to-do list items never actually get done, according to research from the …

Financial despair, addiction and the rise of suicide in white America

Kevin Lowney lies awake some nights wondering if he should kill himself.<p>“I am in such pain every night, suicide has on a regular basis crossed my mind just simply to ease the pain. If I did not have responsibilities, especially for my youngest daughter who has problems,” he said.<p>The 56-year-old …

Mental Health

4 Powerful Habits of the Most Visionary Leaders | Inc.com

<i>What are the responsibilities of a leader? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Aaron Webber, CEO, Investor, Learner of Leadership, on Quora:</b><p>I can answer this question in one phrase: <b>Leaders lead.</b><p>…

Leadership

Guest commentary: Why the startup model is best for innovation

“Clockspeed” is a term of art from the computer industry; it means the operating speed of a microprocessor, the rate at which it is capable of …

We got 10 CEOs to tell us their one killer interview question for new hires

Where do you see yourself in five years? Tell me about a time when you showed leadership. What is your biggest weakness?<p>These are the standard questions that job candidates face during interviews. And by now, everyone also has standard answers. (“My biggest weakness? I work too hard.”)<p>As you scale …

Employment

Here's Ben Graham's family tree of value investing

Benjamin Graham is often referred to as "the father of investing" - and for good reason.<p>Warren Buffett was one of Graham's students at Columbia University (and the only one to have ever received an A in his class). Many other value investing legends, like Bill Ruane, Irving Kahn, and Walter …

Investing

29 Insanely Delicious Indian Recipes You Need To Try

There's a lot more to life than chicken tikka masala.

Indian Recipes

How Landlords Grow Rich In Their Sleep: The Guide To Getting Started With Student Rental Property Investment | Trading Mates | Sharing Financial Freedom

Want to know how you can make more money with a rental property?<p>How Landlords Grow Rich In Their Sleep: The Guide To Getting Started With Student …

The KGB’s Dumbest Double Agent

Yevgeni Brik thought he could outsmart his Russian spymasters. He was terribly wrong.<p><i>The following is excerpted from Paddy Hayes'</i> Queen of Spies: …

Russia

3 Simple Things That Will Make You 10% Happier

Ever been really stressed? So stressed you nearly freak out?<p>This happened to Dan Harris… <i>in front of 5 million people</i>.<p><b>On June 7th, 2004, Dan was a</b> …

Meditation

The Motley Fool

<b><br>Start Your Investing</b><p><b>Journey Today!</b><p><i>"I know how important it is to invest,<br>I just don’t know how to get started."</i><p>That's the refrain we at The Motley …

7 Things Young People Should Do With Their Money (From a Young, Single Gent's Perspective)

Time is on your side, so you'd better start making the most of it.<p><i>I begin this post with full disclosure: I work at a financial services company</i> …

Info on Gold IRA Companies, investing, trading, wealth management,

<b>Wealth Management & Retirement Planning</b><p><b>-Have You Planned For Your Future?</b><p>We have teamed up with Matt Hoffman from Provident Legacy, a Virginia-based …

3 Dividend Stocks To Buy Now And Hold Forever

With the S&P 500 down nearly 7% in the last three weeks alone, you can’t be blamed for wanting to throw up your hands and sell all your stocks.<p>But that’s the worst thing you could do, especially if you have a long time horizon and you mainly hold dividend-paying US companies. In fact, if you’re in …

Investing

Study Reveals A Conversation Trick That Motivates People To Change Their Behavior

Whether you want your New Year’s resolution to actually stick this year, or you want your team to do something different, behavior change can be hard. Although there are lots of theories about what really motivates people to create long-lasting change, new research shows the secret might be simpler …

Psychology

9 Things Science Says Your Home Needs If You Want to Be Happy

Go on: Buy yourself flowers.<p>Just because your home is stylish and clean doesn't mean you're living your happiest life possible. Bummer, we know. But according to science, these are the colors, scents, and accessories you should feature in your home to improve your chances for complete and utter …

Happiness

7 clever ways to prevent wrinkles while you sleep

You’ve said it before—“I need my beauty sleep!”—as you crawl under the covers for a well-deserved full night of rest. But while you might be saying it facetiously, there <i>are</i> ways to slow down signs of aging overnight.<p>But first: doesn’t sleeping cause wrinkles?<p>Yes, it can. According to Dr. Debra …

15 Weird Ways Celebrities Stay Hot

From Kim Kardashian's waist-whittling corset to Miranda Kerr's R-rated workout.<p>It's unsurprising that some of our favorite A-listers have some tricks up their sleeves for looking their very best. Some of their methods, however, are definitely on the quirky side. From Kim Kardashian's …

A habit that takes less than 5 minutes a day has made all the difference with my money

It can take a while to form new ones: 66 days on average, up to 254. The good news is that some of the most valuable habits are also the simplest ones.<p>Consider my go-to money habit, for example: <b>I take five minutes at the end of each day to record everything I bought.</b><p>I simply open my Excel …

What Happens to Your Body on a Juice Cleanse

Ah, the start of a new year! Gym memberships suddenly spike, bathroom scales get dusted off, and friends start discussing which juice cleanse to try. …

What Happens When a Brand Embraces Its Story?

I love finding brands who have deep-seated community values, who embrace the story of what made them become a brand in the first place, and who have …

Marketing

30 life hacks to make 2016 your best year yet

Want to be more organized, get fit and save money this year? Try these 30 ingenious — and easy — life hacks.<p><i>Additional reporting by Louise …