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The Evolutionary Argument Against Reality

As we go about our daily lives, we tend to assume that our perceptions — sights, sounds, textures, tastes — are an accurate portrayal of the real world. Sure, when we stop and think about it — or when we find ourselves fooled by a perceptual illusion — we realize with a jolt that what we perceive …

Consciousness

Stop Procrastinating! 10 Inspiring Quotes to Motivate You

"You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step." – Martin Luther King, Jr.<p>Why do we procrastinate? It depends – not just on …

Procrastination

15 Ways to Motivate Yourself and Others

<i>“You don’t overcome challenges by making them smaller but by making yourself bigger.”</i> – John C. Maxwell<p>When it comes to getting results, it takes …

Motivation

Learning to Love Yourself

We all know how much love can build us up or tear us apart. Love is a choice we make and it should be built with no conditions attached. One of the greatest gifts we need to give to ourselves is learning how to love every aspect of our beings. We cannot give to others what we don't have. Love …

Breakups

Experiencing Play 4 Agile

“I am just about to take off from the Frankfurt airport after 3 and a half days of intensive game experiences and social interactions with awesome …

Agile Development

Why Agile Works

About the Authors<p><b>Michael de la Maza</b> is an agile consultant and angel investor. As an agile consultant, his major engagements have been with PayPal, …

Project Management
Project Management

Characteristics of a Great Scrum Team

Scrum is a framework within which people can address complex problems, and productively and creatively develop products of the highest possible …

Project Management

9 Things the Happiest People Never Do

How you think--and what you do--matters a lot more than what you have.<p>Many people think happiness, both professional and personal, is based on having a bigger house, nicer car, larger income. It's all about better, faster, higher, <i>more</i>.<p>Yet the happiest people I know focus a lot more on what they <i>do</i>, …

Happiness
DNA

15 Quotes to Remind You to Love Yourself

Love yourself enough to remove yourself from anything you know isn't good for you.<br>When you begin to truly love yourself, negative influences, and …

Happiness

Heart Health -- Love, Happiness, Gratitude, and Learning

"Money is of no value to me. Love gives you more. You can't get rid of love, when you give more, you get more." --Warren Buffett<p>My friend Emily Sachs Wong texted me these words after having dinner with Warren Buffett, I have no idea what they were eating and for the first time in my life I wasn't …