Matthew Sellars

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The tangled web of online dating | Sonia Sodha

For the Tinder generation, meeting new prospective partners is easy – but is it good for us?<p>We’ve all been there. You’re sitting in a restaurant or a pub, the couple at the table next to you are blatantly on a first date going wrong and it’s becoming increasingly impossible to resist listening in …

4 Step Guide to Letting Go of the Past

We’re constantly struggling with the past, in so many ways:<p>Mistakes we’ve made that we regret or that make us feel bad about ourselves<br>• Anger about …

How to Snoop-Proof Any Phone or Tablet

It’s likely that you’ve got details of your whole life stored on your phone—the people you know, the banks you’ve used, the videos you’ve wasted …

Apps

Want Your Daughters to Grow Up Successful and Happy? Help Them Stop Doing This 1 Thing

Ending this one common habit can improve both their academic performance and their health.<p>What if there was a single activity that had been shown to lead to poor performance on tests, getting less exercise, reduced participation in school and extracurricular activities, and even unhealthy eating. …

This site shows you all of someone’s public information on Facebook

A Belgian ethical hacker created an online tool that helps you find all the information available on someone’s public Facebook account—even the …

7 Amazing Tips to Help You Win at Social Media!

Social media—intended to connect with others, but too often used to post selfies. However, if you’re going to make it as a star merchant in this day …

Get to Bed Earlier by Making a Deal With Yourself

I’ve been searching for a way to get myself to bed earlier for years, and I’ve finally found a trick that works for me. I just have to treat myself …

13 Things Successful People Do Before Going To Bed [Infographic]

<b>The older you get, the more you begin to realise just how important a good night’s sleep can be.</b> Experts at the National Sleep Foundation suggest …

Success

This App Can Tell If Your iPhone Has Ever Been Hacked

A new app can detect if something wrong (and dangerous) is going on with your iDevice.<p>It's not paranoia if they're really after you.<p>If you have an iPhone there was no way to figure out if you were really being paranoid or not, until now. Thanks to a new $1 app, you can finally figure out if someone …

Studies Say You Can Improve Your Brain (and Become a Better Entrepreneur)

Researchers say the brain of an entrepreneur functions differently. Build on this outstanding functionality to become more nimble and, yes, smarter.<p>If you're an entrepreneur your brain is already wired differently. Research shows that founder entrepreneurs think differently when it comes to …

One Solid Practice for Tackling Low Self-Esteem

Language changes over time; words and phrases come and go. In many cases, there is a good reason for words leaving our vocabulary.<p>I am certainly …

Self-esteem

Gary Vaynerchuk Reveals the Skill That Made Him Millions (and That Anyone Can Learn)

Don't bank on your reputation. Your true talents should take center stage.<p>I recently had the opportunity to speak with Gary Vaynerchuk, the serial entrepreneur, CEO, investor, author, public speaker, and internet personality (among other things). Here's what he had to say on the past, present, and …

No Budget, No Problem: 5 Free Marketing Tactics Guaranteed to Deliver

Don't have funds to compete with big brands on marketing? There are plenty of free marketing tactics small businesses can do that deliver results on little to no budget.<p>Between influencers, paid search, outsourcing design, and everything else, marketing has gotten expensive. Spending on marketing …

18 Effective Habits of Highly Successful People

Successful people are simply those with successful habits.<p>Whether we like it or not, a big part of what we do in life is governed by habits. Even more importantly, habits can lead us to think and feel in certain patterns.<p>Since habits are so powerful, it's worth paying attention to the ones that are …

Success

How to Get 100,000 Facebook Fans in 30 Days

Facebook is hiding this feature right in plain site.<p>I'm often asked how I grow my social media followings so quickly. Thanks to some lesser known strategies, and one particular feature hidden in plain site, I'm able to rapidly execute my ideas and build a big following.<p>I utilized this strategy …

Social Media

52 Ways to Show I Love You: Choosing

Every day we make countless choices, some consciously and many unconsciously. Do we look at our motivation? The consequences of the countless …

Babysitter

You only need to be 1 per cent better every day to reach your goals. Here are three ways to do it

<i>Welcome to Health Advisor, where contributors share their knowledge in fields ranging from fitness to psychology, pediatrics to aging. Follow us</i> @Globe_Health<i>.</i><p><i>Dr. Greg Wells is an assistant professor in kinesiology at the University of Toronto and an associate scientist in physiology and</i> …

University of Toronto

The Remarkably Simple Way to Turn Fear Into Success

Only when you understand where your fear is coming from - will you be able to get through it.<p>All of us experience fear now and then. And all of us know the effects fear can have on us. Fear can hold us back from pursuing our dreams, whether those dreams are about starting a business or starting a …

How Every Entrepreneur Can Find Success By Hitting Rock Bottom

In my new book, <i>Rock Bottom to Rock Star</i>, I talk about a number of people who’ve inspired me throughout my life – entrepreneurs, mentors, artists, and …

How to Politely Disagree, According to Science

After an election that was glaringly short on tolerance and compassion, it’s clear we need a new kind of public conversation, where we learn to reach …

Your Answer to This Question Will Determine Your Success in Life

Here's how to know what your fundamental goals are--and keep them from conflicting with each other.<p>Your time on this beautiful planet is brief.<p>The more consciously awake you become, the more you realize how short life really is.<p>You have no time to waste on pursuits that aren't taking you where you …

The science of stress

We all experience stress. Even the most seemingly Zen-like person, with not a worry in the world, has experienced stress. I can assure you that stress is an innate emotion, which everyone experiences from time to time. While there are many definitions of stress, I like to think of it as something …

The Real Reasons Why People Cheat

There are few moral issues that enjoy as wide consensus as infidelity: An overwhelming majority of adults, in North America and Europe, believe that …

35 Things People With ADHD Want Everyone Else To Know

"I wish people understood that I don’t have a choice in how my brain works."

Autism

9 Powerful Habits That Will Set You Up for Success in 2017

Make it a great year.<p><i>What are some uncommon habits that contribute to success? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Dean Yeong, Entrepreneur, writer, and designer, on Quora:</b><p><b>Make your bed.</b> This …

4 Trends in Social Media That Are Changing the Game

It's up to brands to commit to creating engaging content and using social media the right way to connect with their audiences.<p>Savvy brands have been using social media to engage with their audiences for a long time, and with continuous changes, updates, and additions making these platforms better …

People Who Are Insanely Productive Have These 6 Things In Common

Anthony Dejolde<p>Freelance Writer Read full profile<p>People who are insanely productive have developed habits that produce the most results. If you want …

6 habits highly organized people have in common

By Nicole Anzia<p>Nicole Anzia<p>Email Bio Follow<p>People often lament that despite their best efforts, they just cannot seem to get, and stay, organized. Even though they’ve been working at it diligently and have tried many strategies, nothing seems to stick. So how do organized people stay organized? …

7 steps to a more productive morning

When you hear someone talk about mornings, what comes to mind? Do you picture peace and serenity with a warm cup of coffee in one hand and a computer …

Time Management

18 habits of highly successful people

But that's probably not the case. While luck and genetics may play a role, there are certain learnable behaviors which make success more likely.<p>Over on Quora, there's a thread dedicated to sharing some of those learnable behaviors. We rounded up 11 intriguing ones below.<p>You'll notice that none of …