Mina Youssef

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The Japanese concept that will help you wake up in the morning

Getting up in the morning is a massive struggle for so many people.<p>With eight out of ten people hitting the snooze button every day, according to …

9 habits of unsuccessful people

<b>• Nobody's perfect — most of us have picked up a bad habit or two at some point.</b><p><b>• Most of the time, a bad habit won't wreck your whole life.</b><p><b>• Still, it's probably best to avoid these success-sabotaging tendencies.</b><p>Bad habits may not seem like a big deal on their own, but sometimes they can seriously …

Self-improvement

6 things unsuccessful people do in the New Year

2018 is almost here.<p>However, if you're going to start off on the right foot, you've got to have a good strategy and mindset.<p>Business Insider spoke …

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7 Ways to Remain Motivated Even if Everything Is Falling Apart Around You

I was told I would never walk again.<p>Let's not sugarcoat this. Life can be a royal pain in the ass. One day you're on top of the world and the next you're scrambling to find your next dollar.<p>At some point we all experience this roller coaster ride known as life.<p>I've had a couple setbacks in life. …

5 Simple Ways To Deal With Difficult People

There will always be those difficult people that no matter you say or do will try and pull you down.<p>Their aim is to make you feel poorly about …

6 Simple Tricks to Keep Your Brain Young

Society tells us that you can’t teach an old dog new tricks—that it’s harder for adults to learn new skills than it is for kids. And in many ways, …

4 Must-Read Books That Will Change Your Life This Year

It's not about reading 1,000 books. It's about reading the right few.<p>Say what you want about politics or culture--the past year has been amazing in terms of the books that have come out.<p>People dedicated to getting what they want in life are on a constant journey to learn more about themselves and …

Why Talking to Yourself Is a Good Thing

Even if other people think you're crazy.<p><b>By Eric Barker</b><p>That critical voice in your head. Always telling you how you’re screwing up. Always putting the …

5 Actionable Steps to Overcome Negative Thinking

Negative thinking only compounds your challenges. Lay the groundwork for success with these positive and practical tips.<p>Do you remember playing with building blocks as a kid? It was fun to place one upon the other until, ultimately, they all came crashing to the ground, leading to fits of laughter. …

I figured out the secret to gaining confidence after being rejected

Once in high school, I was talking about a recent rejection with one of my teachers. She had helped me try to achieve a goal, and despite her thinking I deserved it, I didn't make it. I was telling her that I'd seemed to be getting rejected from things more than most people I know did, but that I …

Self-help

Does what you do define the type of person you are? | Ben Ambridge

Do you sit around the house naked, read poetry and make compost? If so, you’re not the conscientious type<p><b>How do your daily activities define your personality?</b><p>Psychologists have explored personality from every conceivable angle except one: what do people with particular personality traits actually …

Your Sleep Position Reveals Hidden Clues About Your Personality

So sleeping positions aren't something we normally think about; we usually just wriggle around until we feel comfortable and proceed to fall asleep. …

4 Ideas To Improve Your Creative Thinking

This curated column is authored by Darius Foroux, Founder ofThe post 4 Ideas To Improve Your Creative Thinking appeared first on iamwire.

What's The Link Between Creativity and Depression?

The relationship between depression and creativity is often romanticized as the key to creating good art. It’s been called the dark side of creativity, or the key to genius. There’s hundreds of think pieces online about how depression can supercharge your creative endeavors, but do those think …

Depression

Pretending You’re Someone Else Can Make You More Creative

I want to ask you a favor. Yes, you, reader. I have a pair of pants. Tell me: how many different ways can I put a pair of pants to use?<p>Now, imagine …

Creativity

The Secret to Being Happy

In this clip from 'Maximum Achievement: The Brian Tracy Story,' Tracy shares his thoughts on achieving peace of mind.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Brian Tracy spent nearly 4,000 hours studying human psychology and understanding how people can be happier and more …

Thought Leadership

Why 'Be Yourself' is the Best Advice That Few Entrepreneurs Actually Understand

Think being yourself is optional? Here's why being uniquely you is the secret to your own success.<p>You've heard the childhood admonition often: "Just be yourself." Quite frankly, I used to roll my eyes when I heard that kind of advice, which seemed to be designed only to make me feel better about …

Entrepreneurship

Dear Highly Successful People: Stop Talking About Your Failures

Failure is a luxury.Image: yevkusaI was warned to beware my thirties. I was told that this is when everything I took for granted as functioning well …

Literature

8 Things Successful People Do Every Day That Most People Ignore

Success is powered by the habits that most people don't even notice.<p>During the four-year process of starting and scaling SkyBell, I have had the pleasure of meeting some remarkably successful people. Whether it's a potential investor or the CEO of a company with which we could become partners, I'm …

How To Build A Successful Career: Lessons From Turning 30

When I see leaders like Emmanuel Macron become president of France at 39, Mark Zuckerberg lead Facebook at 34, or even Evan Spiegel, Snap’s CEO at 26…I sometimes wonder, where did I go wrong? I turned 30 a week ago and I don’t expect to be promoted to CEO anytime in my immediate future.<p><b>Watch on</b> …

3 questions which will help you live a purposeful life

My Dad made a major commitment to my twin sister and me when he promised to be there for our first day of school.<p>He worked in Sao Paulo, Brazil and …

10 Must

There are plenty of great books out there. But most people have one incredible book that completely changed their perspective and the trajectory of …

6 Ways To Stop Stressing About Things You Can't Control

There’s a brutal truth about life that some people refuse to accept—you have no control over many of the things that happen to you.<p>People who resist this truth fall into two categories—control freaks or worry warts. Control freaks believe if they can gain enough control over others, and the …

Self-help

9 things smart people won’t do

My recent post, 10 Ways Smart People Stay Calm, really struck a nerve. The trick is that managing your emotions is as much about what you won’t do as …

New brain program may fight Alzheimer's

A new protocol to fight Alzheimer's disease is getting striking results for some patients.<p>California neurologist Dr. Dale Bredesen, who believes Alzheimer's is caused by dozens of imbalances in the body, created a program designed to fix them.<p>“We spent 27 years in a laboratory looking at what are …

Dementia

Mario Balotelli says joining Liverpool was the 'worst mistake of my life' and scores twice on Nice debut

Mario Balotelli has never been one for going quietly, and he taken less than two weeks after leaving Liverpool to send a scathing parting shot in the club's direction.<p>The Italian was deemed surplus to requirements by manager Jurgen Klopp, and was allowed to leave on a free for French side Nice on …