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5 Signs Of High Emotional Intelligence

Emotional intelligence predicts people’s ability to regulate themselves, manage other people, and achieve success. Research shows a link between emotional intelligence and career success. Not everyone is born with it, but unlike IQ, emotional intelligence can be acquired and improved with practice. …

Emotional Intelligence

Millennial farmers important to future of coffee

Millennial farmers important to<br>future of coffee<p>The culture and economy of Latin America is deeply steeped in coffee, with traditions handed down from …

Costa Rica

How to Create a Brand Strategy for Your Business

In today’s marketplace more people than ever are starting their own businesses. Whether they’re small, local shops dedicated in serving the community …

Marketing

Seven Ways to Start a Business Without Quitting Your Job

Turn your hobby into a business<p>First off, starting a business is going to take a lot of your time. So, you might as well do something you enjoy. Take …

The BBC Gives Computer Hacking Kits To 1 Million U.K. School Kids

“We are trying to show kids that hacking and coding can be as much fun as picking up a paint brush.”<p>The BBC Microbit, a hacking device for kids, finally made it into U.K. schools last week. The BBC is giving away 1 million kits to school kids, free, one for every 11- and 12-year-old in the land.<p>The …

15 Hard Truths You Need to Hear Right Now About Entrepreneurship

If you're struggling as an entrepreneur, you might be sabotaging your own success.<p>Just to be clear - this isn't one of those "three easy steps to magically transform yourself into a success" articles. And after reading this post, you will still have to do the same hard work to overcome the barriers …

9 Toxic Behaviors Holding Good People Back

<i>The quality of your behavior drives the quality of your life.</i>When you spend a decade working with and coaching thousands of people from around the …

Self-help

I Want to Spend All Day In This Hammock Rocking Chair

Hammocks and rocking chairs are both fundamentally impractical pieces of furniture, but I will nonetheless spend hours at a time gently swaying in …

100 Percent Renewable Energy? We Have the Power.

Imagine: You wake one up one spring weekday morning, on a day like today. While you were sleeping, wind turbines, along with the battery in your electric car, produced much of the electricity that powered your water heater and charged your phone. You take a hot shower, then make breakfast for your …

Renewable Energy

Dark Matter Might Be Made of Super-Heavy Particles Almost as Big as Human Cells

Whoa.<p>Usually, when a new particle is discovered or its existence hypothesised, it's on such a tiny scale that it's hard for us to imagine. But that …

This is What Will Help Your Wandering Mind

We live in an ADD world. What is a leader to do to remain sane, productive, and effective?<p>"A human mind is a wandering mind, and a wandering mind is an unhappy mind," explain psychologists Matthew Killingsworth and Daniel Gilbert in the journal Science. And according to the psychologists' research, …

15 Things Women Who Are Always on Time Do Every Day

#3 is so simple, but so genius.<p>Being on time to things is a great way to look like you 100% have your stuff together, even if you actually don't. It really doesn't take that much work to become a magical, always-on-time unicorn.<p><b>1. Go to every single thing 20 minutes early, then hang out and browse</b> …

3 Strategies to Attract Opportunities into Your Life

The Deadlift. It is the quintessential weightlifting exercise. According to David Robson, a bodybuilder, personal trainer and contributor to …

Exercise

4 personality types that make successful entrepreneurs

If you think entrepreneurs are a different breed, you're half right.<p>Myers-Briggs research reveals that ENTPs, ESTJs, ENTJs, INTJs, and ISTJs are more likely to have higher incomes and either be self-employed or manage more people than other personality types. Of course, these are far from the only …

Entrepreneurship

A Hidden Factor in Stroke Severity: The Microbes in Your Gut

The bacteria that inhabit our guts have become key players for neuroscientists. A growing body of research links them to a wide array of mental and …

25 Incredibly Creative Flea Market Flip Ideas

Finish one of these clever DIYs and you get to call yourself the next Joanna Gaines.<p>Save your Benjamin Franklins in favor of chic design on a dime. Let's roll...

Habits of eventual millionaires

Charlie Crowhurst / Stringer / Getty Images<p>See Also<p>This is the wrong question. It's upside down.<p>This is a tacky question. This is sort of a rude question.<p>But this was a question on Quora. Actually, the question was a bit worse. It was "I'm in my 20s – can someone in their 40s tell me what I need to …

Self-improvement

Citizen scientists, you can now DIY your own DNA analysis with Bento Lab

Want to know if you have the “athlete gene” or if you’re actually related to the weirdos who claim you as a family member? Get your collection tubes ready, citizen scientists, Bento Lab’s DIY DNA analysis kit is here and ready for the in-home lab.<p>Normally you’d order a kit somewhere like 23andMe, …

6 TED Talks You Should Watch To Up Your Mindset

Engaging your mind is the best way to keep it sharp, but in the hustle and bustle of daily life, it’s easy to fall into a slump. If you need a mental pick-me-up, check out these fascinating TED Talks. Get inspired. Get engaged. Give your brain a boost.<p><b>1. Daniel Levitin: How To Stay Calm When You</b> …

Dan Gilbert

This Investor Shares The 3 Things He Looks For In An Entrepreneur

It's all in how you how you present yourself.<p>Managing Partner of Idea Booth and CEO of Webber Investments, Aaron Webber has sat through more than a handful of startup pitches from hungry, wide-eyed entrepreneurs.<p>When I asked him what advice he would give these aspiring or hopeful entrepreneurs, he …

3 tests to help you decide whether your million-dollar business idea is worth pursuing

Masters, who wrote her book under the name Jamie Tardy, studied and interviewed over 100 millionaires to get insights on how to change her own life. She was 24 years old, over $70,000 in debt, and in a job she hated.<p>She learned that many millionaires did not want to be committed to working for …

Business

10 Real Victims Of The CIA’s MKULTRA Program

<b>J. Francis Wolfe</b><p>Project MKULTRA is one of the most famous undertakings relating to the CIA’s efforts toward mass mind control. There were many …

9 Counterintuitive Tips For Beating Procrastination

If you have the habit of pushing everything to tomorrow just because you feel indolent to do it immediately, you’re a procrastinator. You don’t …

Psychologist: Mental Illness Is a Result of Intolerable Circumstances, Not Defective Genes

The health professions make a grave mistake when they treat mental illnesses as “discrete brain conditions that are largely genetically determined …

Easy Ways to Save Money on Groceries

If clipping coupons isn’t your thing or you don’t have the time, look for apps for some of your favorite stores or online coupon generators to load …

Personal Finance

Pot is power hungry: why the marijuana industry's energy footprint is growing

The $3.5bn industry is one of the nation’s most energy intensive, often demanding 24-hour indoor lighting rigs, heating, ventilation and air-conditioning systems at multiplying grow sites<p>Marijuana might look and smell natural<i>,</i> but its ecological footprint is anything but green. Pot is power …

Cannabis Industry

15 Chrome Extensions that will boost your productivity

In the age of Google and Wikipedia, it’s easy to dismiss an impressive memory as a useless skill. But the fact is, sometimes you won’t have access to …

Language Learning