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19 Things About Life You Should Know Before You Turn 29

A lot happens in those 10 years.<p>It's October.<p>Which means 2017 has officially flown by. (Remember all those things you swore you were going to do back in January? Have you done any of them?)<p>One of the things I prioritize doing Q4 of every year is taking a considerable amount of time to reflect on …

If You Want To Fail A Job Interview, Just Say The Words 'You' And 'They'

Did you know that in job interviews, high performers actually speak differently than low performers? In a research study called “Words That Cost You The Job Interview” we discovered that interview answers rated poorly by hiring managers contain very different words than interview answers rated …

Job Interviews

10 Reasons To Build An Earthbag House

Before a few weeks ago I had not heard of Earthbag home. The phrase was completely foreign to me and apparently I wasn't the only one. This technique …

10 Things You Need to Know About a Property Before You Buy a House

If you’re thinking of buying a house, don’t overlook the landscape. In many parts of the country, the property you’re buying could be worth even more …

How to Forget About Work When You’re Not Working

When was the last time you got away from work?<p>I mean truly got <i>away</i> from it: didn’t think about it, didn’t worry about it, didn’t have a to-do list rattling around in your brain.<p>Most of us know there are benefits to getting away from work. We know we need time to recharge each day in order to be …

Self-help

This 10-Minute Routine Will Boost Clarity and Creativity

Get your subconscious working for you.<p>"Your subconscious mind works continuously, while you are awake, and while you sleep." -- Napoleon Hill<p>Your subconscious never rests. It controls your heartbeat, blood circulation, digestion, and all the vital processes and functions of your body. It knows the …

101 Positive Quotes to Help You Look on the Bright Side

Here's the ultimate list of positive quotes--including some classic words of advice and a lot of new ones you probably won't find elsewhere.<p>Sometimes, when you need inspiration in your life--whether for love, success, or work--it helps to hear the motivational words that others have shared. So here …

30 Behaviors That Will Make You Unstoppable

A lot of people are good at what they do.<p>A lot of people are good at what they do. Some are even elite. A <i>select few</i> are completely unstoppable.<p>Those who are unstoppable are in their own world. They don't compete with anyone but themselves. You never know what they will do -- only that you will be …

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If You're Too Busy for These 5 Things, Your Life Is More Off Course Than You Think

Despite turbulence and other conditions keeping airplanes off course 90 percent of flight time, most flights arrive in the correct destination at the intended time.<p>Despite turbulence and other conditions keeping airplanes off course <i>90 percent</i> of flight time, most flights arrive in the correct …

Self-improvement

Genius solutions for crowded houses: 10 exemplary photos!

If you are trying to fit a large family into a house that is not quite as spacious, then it's high time that you consider using modular and …

10 ridiculously smart questions you should ask in a job interview

In a crowded job market, the last thing you want in a job interview to be is forgettable.<p>Yet people do it every day with this one mistake: not asking …

14 Confidence Quotes to Help You Beat Self-Doubt and Reach Your Goals

This curated column is authored by Kyle Young Do youThe post 14 Confidence Quotes to Help You Beat Self-Doubt and Reach Your Goals appeared first on …

Motivation

This Plant is one of the Most Useful Medicines on the Planet

You’ve stepped on it, ignored it, and tried to eradicate it from your lawn. However, this innocuous little weed is one of the most useful medicines …

Canada

A Marine veteran says a morning ritual he picked up in boot camp primes him for success every day

After graduating high school, Andrew Wittman was supposed follow to his parents into missionary work.<p>But he realized he wanted something completely different.<p>"I was the fat kid in high school that always got bullied, but I was never allowed to fight back," Wittman tells Business Insider. "I didn't …

Boot Camp

Want To Become A Multi-Millionaire? Do These 14 Things Immediately.

<i>“The greatest reward in becoming a millionaire is not the amount of money that you earn. It is the kind of person that you have to become to become a</i> …

I used to work 80 hours a week — until I stumbled across a technique that cut my office hours down to 20

I would work 60, 70, sometimes 80 hours a week — it was never enough. I wore my 'busy-ness' like a badge of honor ... I loved telling you how unbelievably hectic my life was at any given moment.<p><b>Until I completely burned out.</b><p>After years of grinding away, I realized one day that I needed to …

Time Management

Seven Ways Not To Be A Resentful, Ungrateful, Entitled Turd

<i>“We always may be what we might have been.” ~ Adelaide Anne Procter</i><p><b>“I spend so much time and energy complaining and blaming – I mean, a lot of time and energy. It’s hard for me to imagine that it’s much fun for others to be around me. If anything does not go my way, I stew about it, find fault,</b> …

Mindfulness

Why 'Inbox Zero' Is a Stupid Time Management Approach

Obsessing about your Inbox is a perfect example of letting the trivial rule your day.<p>There are two basic approaches to time management. One works; the other doesn't.<p>The approach that works is: "Do the important stuff first."<p>The approach that doesn't work is: "Do everything on your to-do list."<p>"Do …

9 things to stop telling yourself if you want to be successful

Change your vocabulary and you can completely change your success.<p>Language matters. The right words can motivate you to take your happiness and success to the next level  —  but the wrong ones can stand in your way.<p>Studies have even found that using positive or negative language can change your …

Self-improvement

Want to Be Happier and Less Stressed? Here Are 6 Strategies to Taking on Any Challenge

According to 75 years of Harvard research, one of the 4 keys of a happy life is to approach challenges as learning experiences. Here's how to do it.<p>No matter who you are or what you've accomplished, life is full of experiences that can pull you underwater so deeply that it feels as if you will …

Mindfulness

23 Struggles All Ambitious People With Depression Know Too Well

All of the dreams, none of the motivation.<p>By the way: Relatable posts are fine and good, but nothing beats getting the help you need. SO, here are some quick resources, just in case:<p>* You learn more about starting therapy here, since pretty much <i>everyone</i> can benefit from talking to a professional.<p>* …

Depression

How Successful People Stay Calm

The ability to manage your emotions and remain calm under pressure has a direct link to your performance.<p>The ability to manage your emotions and remain calm under pressure has a direct link to your performance. TalentSmart has conducted research with more than a million people, and we’ve found that …

Emotional Intelligence

How medical marijuana can help those with ADD and ADHD focus | Salon.com

So what’s the next best contender? According to research, cannabis.<p>A 2013 study published in the Journal of Substance Use & Misuse found that people were self-medicating, in order to deal with and manage hyperactivity and impulsive — two major components of ADD/ADHD.<p>The study surveyed about 280 …

10 Life Lessons All 20-Somethings Need to Know

The big lessons that will help you live a life without regrets.<p>Your 20s are the time when you discover who you are and set the stage for who you will become. They are both exciting and challenging. On the one hand, you'll never be more free to have fun and pursue whatever excites you. On the other, …

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5 choices you will regret forever

Our days are filled with a constant stream of decisions. Most are mundane, but some are so important that they can haunt you for the rest of your …

7 Easy Organizing Tricks You'll Actually Want To Try

Get organized, stay organized, on the cheap.

Do Not Let Criminals Steal Your Cellphone Number With This Scam

Protect yourself now against a scam that could inflict financial, professional, and emotional harm.<p>Criminals want to steal your phone number. If they can get it, they can set up a new cellphone with that number - and receive all of your calls and text messages. They can send messages to your …

Identity Theft