Lauren Lever

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Grit And How to Grow It

20 ways to grow grit.<p><i>“Whether you think you can or think you can’t, you’re right.”--Henry Ford</i><p><b>Linda:</b> I confess to having great admiration and sometimes envy towards people who have experienced great success in their chosen field, not matter what it is. I sometimes wonder if I could ever achieve …

Why 1 View is Everything

It baffles me how many people think that they are bigger than they actually are.<p>I hear people say, “Well, how do I get in the New York Times?” or …

6 Arnold Schwarzenegger's Rules to Succeed in Life

Agree it or not, Arnold Schwarzenegger has a huge role in why bodybuilding industry is so popular than ever before today and it continues to be. …

8 things successful people do every day that most people ignore

During the four-year process of starting and scaling SkyBell, I have had the pleasure of meeting some remarkably successful people. Whether it's a …

One Word To Change How You View Productivity

<i>Today’s guest post is from Johan D’Haeseleer. Johan is a writer, speaker, and the founder of Extra Time. Johan’s passion is helping people make the</i> …

Time Management

7 Time Hacks to Massively Increase Your Results | Inc.com

I just returned from a large business conference my company, Maui Mastermind, hosted in Florida. One of the most important themes we that came up in several of the question and answer periods was how could an entrepreneur, or any business executive for that matter, break the connection between …

Hacking

5 Ways To Work Smarter, Not Harder

Did you know that an individual typically works overtime in a year equating to not being paid until 9 March? That’s 68 days of ‘free’ work we give …

​That Messy Desk Is Killing Your Productivity​ | Men’s Health

Identify the Essentials<p>Research says tackling a mess you’ve created can be overwhelming because it shows an inability to control your own environment. Lyle says the best way to start is determining what you need within arm’s reach.<p>Phone, pens, glasses, coffee mug—position your most used items …

How to Organise Your Workspace and Boost Your Productivity

As a writer, I have developed a knack for writing anytime and anywhere. It can be in a coffee shop a la J.K. Rowling, or on the train during a …

The 5-Minute Exercise That Could Change Your Mornings Forever

Start Each Morning Doing This<p>An easy way to a more positive, productive day.<p>Want to get every day off on the right foot?<p>I’ve seen it discussed on …

11 Efficient Twitter Tactics for Busy Entrepreneurs

geralt / Pixabay<p><b>1. Use Scheduling and Management Tools</b><p>Using tools such as Buffer and Hootsuite provid<p>es a way for me to set my content in advance and …

Instagram's Billionaire CEO Does This for 60 Minutes Every Single Morning | Inc.com

I've got a bone to pick with Kevin Systrom. He created one of the internet's most powerful procrastination drugs. He's Instagram's CEO and co-founder.<p>Instagram is to blame every time I fail to get work done. Mindlessly scrolling through pictures of my friends' fabulous lives makes putting off any …

Silicon Valley

Easy Time Hacks To Take Back Your Day

Two years ago, I had the honor of being part of the Washington Post Time Hack Project. I was one of a handful of coaches who were paired with readers struggling with work-life balance. It was fun to help individuals from around the world and from every age group to take back control of their time …

16 things successful people do on Sunday nights

A 2015 Monster survey found that 76% of people get bummed out on Sunday night.<p>But Sunday can still be a fun day (not to mention a productive one). You've just got to have the right mindset and commit to something, whether it be getting tasks done, relaxing, or spending time with your loved …

Fail your way to perfection

As educators and makers at Raspberry Pi, we think a lot about failure and how to deal with it constructively. Much has been written about the …

Raspberry Pi

How to Motivate Yourself and Succeed

<b>If you think you need to be passionate about something to be successful, think again. While passion helps fuel success, it’s not necessary.</b><p><b>Think</b> …

Motivation

Stop Dreaming and Start Creating Your Week

You're reading Stop Dreaming and Start Creating Your Week, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If you're enjoying …

Motivation

Willpower Doesn’t Work. Here’s How to Actually Change Your Life.

This curated column is authored by leadership & startup consultant Benjamin Hardy “ManyThe post Willpower Doesn’t Work. Here’s How to Actually Change …

Self-improvement

Three Places You Will Not Find Your Purpose.

Like<p><b>Like</b> <b>Love</b> <b>Haha</b> <b>Wow</b> <b>Sad</b> <b>Angry</b><p><b>1</b><p>(<b>ThyBlackMan.com</b>) The prevailing ethos in current pop psychology as it relates to personal growth ad development is to …

If You’re Going Keto, Read This First

Avoid the five most common low-carb mistakes<p>A ketogenic diet is a type of very low-carb diet that is gaining popularity in health and wellness …

'I lost 100 pounds on a fad no-carb diet'

A year and three months ago, Traci Kehm decided she was ready to make a change. On a friend’s advice, she decided to try a low-carb, ketogenic diet — and has lost over 100 pounds to date.<p><b>The ketogenic diet</b> <br>Traci had tried other diets before, including counting calories and going on Weight Watchers. …

Holistic Medicine

7 Mistakes Keto Dieters Make: A Doctor Explains

"I was feeling great and doing fantastic when <i>bam</i>, I hit a roadblock I couldn’t overcome," my 43-year-old patient Aimee told me a few months after her …

Diabetes

How Ketogenic Diets Affect Running Performance

Ketogenic diets are on the rise among runners who hope to lose weight or teach their bodies to use fat as fuel. But <b>a new study</b> in <i>Nutrition &</i> …