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You Touch This Gadget 2,617 Times Per Day. Here's How to Stop

That shiny gadget we use all day was never meant to be so prominent. In fact, it is supposed to boost productivity, not hamper it. Here's how to shift our focus.<p>Last summer, researchers discovered an amazing statistic.<p>After profiling almost 100 smartphone users over a five day period, monitoring …

How to Do Less When You Have More to Do

You can either run the day or let the day run you.<p>Time management is not always all it's cracked up to be. When you apply it successfully, you end up doing more--not less--of what you need to be doing.<p>Most people who follow time management programs find that they actually decrease their …

How to Overcome Chronic Procrastination

These simple tips will help boost your productivity.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>"If you do the right things in the right way, you will get the results you desire," says Entrepreneur Network partner Brian Tracy. In this video, Tracy discusses how to overcome …

What Doctors Eat When They Want To Detox

I try to live a "detox" life daily by staying well hydrated, using an infrared sauna, and getting 7 hours of restorative sleep. When I need a boost I …

Wellness

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? …

The 5 Best Motivational Videos of 2016

These short videos will keep you inspired and motivated to make 2017 your best year ever.<p>Every year, I post the five most motivational videos to be posted on YouTube over the past 12 months. Here are my posts for 2015, 2014, and some timeless classics.<p>For 2016, I've focused on videos that will …

41 Small Nightstands Perfectly Solving the Tiny Bedroom Problem

Tiny bedrooms are common in small apartments where bed takes up so much space, almost wall to wall. In that case there’s little to no space left for …

Vintage

40 Awesome DIY Headboard Ideas You Can Make Right Now

<b>DIY Headboard ideas for tufted, upholstered, wood and other types of homemade headboards. Check out these 40 awesome tutorials that will make your</b> …

23 Easy Ways to Give Your Bedroom the Best Mini Facelift with Nightstands

A complete bedroom makeover may not be in your budget or your plans. But if you still want to make some subtle yet meaningful changes you can do a …

Evolution Made Really Smart People Long to Be Loners

Psychologists have a pretty good idea of what typically makes a human happy. Dancing delights us. Being in nature brings us joy. And, for most …

23 time-saving hacks that will free up hours in your weekly schedule

So what are busybodies of the 21st century to do?<p>According to users on the question-and-answer site Quora, there are a range of daily behaviors people can tweak — even just slightly — to free up lots of extra time during the week.<p>Get ready to be your most efficient self.

The Rules of Strength Training (Part 1): 25 Things I Have Learned

I love learning. <b>I think it’s part of the reason I love lifting - the fact that it is a lifetime journey of learning and strength.</b> I love learning …

Exercise

10 daily habits that are sabotaging your productivity and success

When you allow bad habits to take over, they dramatically impede your path to success. The challenge is bad habits are insidious, creeping up on you slowly until you don't even notice the damage they're causing.<p><i>"Chains of habit are too light to be felt until they are too heavy to be broken." —</i> …

See What It Took For Becca to Lose 106 Pounds — the Before and After Photos Are Stunning

We see so many moving weight-loss stories, and each of them are uniquely inspirational and powerful. Yet with every story we come across, it's not often you get to see weight loss in the 100-plus-pounds club! That's why we're so moved by Becca's story — that kind of transformation takes …

3 Daily Habits That Can Set You Up for Success

<i>Nela Canovic, productivity hacker, writer and entrepreneur, answered the question “If a happy and successful life is all about developing three good</i> …

14 habits of exceptionally likeable people

Napoleon Hill is the grandfather of self-help authors, inspiring the likes of Oracle founder Larry Ellison, media mogul Oprah Winfrey, and …

Why Most People Will Never Be Successful

Success is continuously improving who you are, how you live, how you serve, and how you relate.<p>"Success" isn't just having lots of money. Many people with lots of money have horribly unhappy and radically imbalanced lives. Success is continuously improving who you are, how you live, how you serve, …

What 17 successful people wish they'd known about money in their 20s

We asked a handful of self-made millionaires and billionaires, CEOs and entrepreneurs, and best-selling authors what they wish they'd known about money from the get-go.<p>Here's what they had to say:

This Foolproof 5-Minute Exercise Will Cure Your Procrastination

It's so simple there's no excuse not to try it.<p>There's no shortage of procrastination cures out there, but few of them come with the sort of detailed instructions that make them easy to put into practice. Be kind to yourself, suggest psychologists, for instance. Which sounds nice, but if that were …

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14 Uncommon Habits That Contribute to Success

<i>What are some uncommon habits that contribute to success?</i><p><b>1. Sacrificing important things.</b> In the end, we all only have 24 hours in a day. To reach …

10 things in tech you need to know today

<b>1. Snapchat is now called Snap Inc., and is selling "Spectacles" for $129 (£99).</b> They're smart sunglasses with a camera mounted on them.<p><b>2. The wait for Nintendo's next console is testing the company's most passionate fans.</b> The NX is going to be a combination handheld device and home console.<p><b>3.</b> …

Use This Flowchart to Identify What Type of Procrastinator You Are

Procrastinators waste too much time, but to get over this bad tendency, you need to know why you procrastinate . Dr. Joseph Ferrari of DePaul …

The 4 Things Being Unproductive Taught Me About Productivity

I've seen guys sit the whole day doing nothing, and I hate it when people are unproductive. I don't like a guy who sits on the couch all day. - Olga …

Spaced repetition: a hack to make your brain store information

Using spaced repetition as a study technique is effective because you are deliberately hacking the way your brain works<p>Late night dates with a 600-page textbook and a multipack of Red Bull are a familiar encounter for many people. Whether in school, university or work, we all find ourselves in …

Make a Better To-Do List by Focusing on What Would Make Today Great

Daily to-do lists are an effective way to get things done, especially when you know how to prioritize your tasks. How you decide to prioritize your …

Say Goodbye to Distractions

I recently had the privilege of sitting in on a college lecture at my alma mater. I sat beside my student daughter—proud to be a parent, an alumnus, …

Want To Lose Weight ? Train The Brain,Not The Body

Obesity is the major problem among people these days. But instead of various efforts no one gets win over the obesity.<p>And also this is not a problem …