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Spending 10 Minutes a Day on Mindfulness Subtly Changes the Way You React to Everything

Leaders across the globe feel that the unprecedented busyness of modern-day leadership makes them more reactive and less proactive. There is a solution to this hardwired, reactionary leadership approach: mindfulness.<p>Having trained thousands of leaders in the techniques of this ancient practice, …

Mindfulness

Who Knew Watching a Box Get Built Could Be So Satisfying?

This poplar projector box is a work of art, and high craftsmanship.<p>The end result of this video is a gorgeous hinged poplar box that hangs on the wall and holds a projector. But the real joy of the clip is in the journey.<p>Laura Kampf's video walks you through the construction process with no …

How A Horizontal Wood Fence Can Impact The Landscape And Décor Around It

Having a house with a white picket fence used to be the dream a while ago but times change and so does the design of the fence. The horizontal fence …

How (And Why) To Master The Habit Of Delaying Gratification

Impulse control is something you can practice, and these three daily techniques can help.<p>You already know what delaying gratification entails, which means you already know how difficult it is. Avoiding a temptation that’s standing right in front of you so you can hold out for something …

The House Republican with power to investigate Trump is threatening Trump’s critics instead

Rep. Jason Chaffetz, the chair of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, hasn’t offered even mild criticism of President-elect Donald Trump’s many conflicts of interest. But he’s plenty upset with the federal government’s top ethics watchdog, who called out Trump in an unusually …

27 Cheap Ways To Upgrade Your Home

Get your dream home without breaking the bank.

9 Unconventional Habits That Supersede All Others – Period!

A not so common list of habits that will inspire you and guide you to big things and maybe even becoming a billionaire.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We’ve all read a hundred and one posts on habits. The lists look pretty much the same and talk about similar ideas. …

100 Powerful Quotes That Will Boost Your Productivity | Inc.com

Everyone wants to be productive, but boosting productivity doesn't happen by itself.<p>Sometimes it takes a motivational quote to shift us in the right direction. Here are some powerful thoughts to get you started on a more productive year.<p>1. "It's not knowing what to do, it's doing what you know."</i> …

Motivation

Why The Most Productive People Do These Six Things Every Day

The secrets behind four-minute meetings and scrapping your to-do list.<p>Of all our available resources, everyone has the same number of hours in a day. Some, however, happen to get more done. Are they faster or smarter? Do they have more help? Perhaps. But they’ve also learned tricks that can help …

This video turned me into a die-hard Donald Trump supporter | The Trump Brigade

U.S. House Speaker Ryan Sets no Deadline on Obamacare Bill

U.S. Republicans promising to repeal and replace President Barack Obama's landmark healthcare law are under "no hard deadlines" for producing an alternate program, House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan said on Thursday.<p>Speaking to reporters, Ryan said House Republicans will have an in-depth …

Health Care

Six Things to Start Doing Now (not Resolutions!)

New Year, New You. Ugh, we've heard it all before. Every January to be specific. But trying to create major change for a new year based on the idea of a "resolutions" rarely works. It's about really taking a step back to see how and where you can enhance your daily life.<p>I get it; thinking about …

12 Little Known Laws of Mindfulness That Will Change Your Life

Ever heard of mindful living? It’s become incredibly popular in recent years thanks to countless scientific research studies showing its benefits.<p>The …

Mindfulness

How Women Undermine Themselves With Words

Tara Mohr’s first piece for goop—Why Women Criticize Each Other—resonated deeply, explaining not only why we sometimes rush to judge each other, but …

The 6-Step Process To Train Your Brain To Focus

Do you feel like your attention span is shortening? Stretch and strengthen it with these steps.<p>There’s a growing body of research about how counterproductive multitasking can be. While we may feel like we’re getting more done, the reality is that regular multitasking can leave us with a diminishing …

10 Steps to Starting a Side Business While Working a Full-Time Job

We are living at a time of unlimited potential. Never before have we experienced such a rapid growth in the number of young entrepreneurs who’ve …

3 Ways You Block Yourself From Being as Successful as You Could Be

The world puts many barriers in the way of our success, but the ones we needlessly erect ourselves are the biggest.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Many people are sure their lack of success is due to external circumstances or simple bad luck. This is not usually the …

Cat loses its mind when owner tries to bring a cat statue in the house

Home decoration has never looked so much like betrayal.<p>After purchasing a porcelain cat statue (as one does), cat owner David Dominguez tried …

Blustering Toward Armageddon

How Donald Trump will take America to war<p><i>This article appears in the Winter 2017 issue of</i> The American Prospect <i>magazine. Subscribe here.</i><p>America’s …

The Claim Hot Water Freezes Faster Than Cold Water Is Even Weirder Than You Think

This could explain one of the oldest mysteries in physics.<p>Despite sounding like the most egregious contradiction in physics, hot water appears to …

Physics

WATCH: This cheap shot knockout is why you should never touch gloves in MMA

This fighter learned the hard way why fighting can be a cruel business<p>Mixed martial arts can be just plain cruel sometimes. It's bad enough that the …

Martial Arts