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Busy brain not letting you sleep? 8 experts offer tips

Some nights, it's like you can't get your brain to shut up long enough for you to fall asleep.<p>You're mentally reviewing the day you just completed while also previewing the day ahead; sometimes, your mind may even reach way back into the archives and pull up something embarrassing you did back in …

University of Oxford

New Clues to Appetite and Aging: Fruit Fly Study

<i>Summary: A new study looks at the role serotonin plays in appetite and aging.</i><p>Source: University of Michigan.<p><b>First evidence that serotonin plays a</b> …

Neuroscience

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How to Tell a Coworker They’re Annoying You

Whenever we’re working closely with other people, it’s easy for tensions to arise thanks to differences in personal styles and priorities. When they do, we have a choice: should we raise the issue, or keep quiet? Many of us bite our tongue, worrying that speaking up will harm an important …

Self-help

How To Design A Dating App That Empowers Women

Two Tinder alums, now with the dating app Bumble, discuss design, feminism, and intimacy in the Internet age.<p><b>How did you get here? What was your road, both from a design and a business perspective?</b><p><b>SM:</b> I started out going to school for print design—I wanted to work for a magazine doing layout. Then …

7 tax strategies the rich don't want you to know

You work hard for your money but, unfortunately, Uncle Sam takes a bite out of every paycheck for income and other taxes. And if you're in the middle class, you probably think that bite is a little bit too big.<p>According to a 2015 Gallup poll, nearly half of Americans — 46 percent — believe the …

10 Ways to Lose your Gut, According to Science

With guys, weight gain—and loss—is all about the gut.<p>Men are genetically predisposed to carry any excess weight in their abdomens, says Brian …

Revolutionary Laser Razor Burns Hair Off Instead of Cutting It

The Skarp Razor wants to change how you've been shaving for the last 5,000 years with lasers. Although that prospect might sound frightening, creators Morgan Gustavsson and Paul Binun have produced a futuristic device that’s actually better for your skin than traditional shaving methods—it reduces …

Burns

6 Brilliant Books That Will Help You Unlock Your Greatest Opportunities

Read these books to catapult your performance.<p>I am often asked for book recommendations, but before I respond I always ask one simple question: What do you need to learn?<p>Here are some of the most frequently requested topics, and my favorite book in each category:<p><b>1. I have habits I want to break.</b><p><i>The</i> …

Entrepreneurship

7 Books That Will Train Your Brain to Overachieve

These must-read books explain how and why you can radically improve your ability to think clearly and creatively.<p>The human brain is the most powerful tool you can possibly possess. Are you training and using your brain to its full potential? These seven books will help you achieve the peak …

London School of Economics

5 Documentaries That Will Make You a Better Entrepreneur

While books, articles, and workshops are all great places to gain knowledge and insight, sometimes you just need to sit back and watch something inspiring and informative on Netflix.<p>If you are anything like me, you're always looking for ways to become a better and more efficient entrepreneur. While …

Thought Leadership

6 Ridiculous Things You Should Never Do in a Meeting With Investors

Don't bring your girlfriend or boyfriend, don't ambush the investor at 5 a.m., and whatever you do, don't wear an animal costume.<p>If you're an entrepreneur, especially one seeking VC funding, you may not be the sort of restrained, proper person who always follows the rules. That's fine. But some …

Entrepreneurship

6 Career Moves Smarter Than an MBA

Unless your career path requires an MBA, you'd be well advised to pursue these less-expensive but more effective alternatives.<p>If your career plan is to become a hedge fund trader or play some other role in the financial services business, you probably need an MBA just as the price of admission. If …

careermoves