Are you a perfectionist? And if the answer is yes, are you secretly proud of your perfectionism? You may think the fact that you never accept second best from others or yourself is behind all your career
By Alex Horton Alex Horton General assignment reporter covering national and breaking news Email Bio Follow The 1877 monotype “Les Choristes” (The Chorus Singers) by Edgar Degas is distinctive for at two
When the market throws him for a loop, Warren Buffett looks to poetry. No, really. The chairman and CEO of multinational conglomerate Berkshire Hathaway today explained in his annual letter (pdf) to shareholders
Whether it's laughing at fail videos or relishing those times when a rival sports team lost the big game, we all enjoy watching other's misfortunes. There's actually a word for this. It's called schadenfreude.
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"Low self-confidence isn't a life sentence. Self-confidence can be learned, practiced, and mastered--just like any other skill. Once you master it, everything in your life will change for the better."
A 40-Year-Study Found That Kids Who Do This Are More Likely to Earn the Most Money When They Grow Up
Imagine you are asked to look at a sixth-grade class and predict which students will earn the highest income as adults. Which kids would you choose? Do you go for the studious kids? The shy kids who are
Mark Cuban says being told to focus on your passion is one of the biggest lies people are given regarding career advice. This is focusing on the wrong thing and does not account for the full picture. you
Over the years, I have encountered a lot of managers, directors, vice presidents, and (even) C-level executives who have a hard time "pulling the trigger" on a decision. This is how a "culture of indecision"
Council IT networks are under attack from 37 cyber attacks every minute, local authorities have admitted. A survey of councils in the UK found that they have been targeted by nearly 100 million cyber in
New smart energy meters that the Government wants to be installed in millions of homes will leave householders vulnerable to cyber attacks, ministers have been warned. The intelligence agency GCHQ is to
Elon Musk is the current media darling for having vision and achieving crazy things. Jeff Bezos has more than his share of bold ideas and Mark Zuckerberg is no slouch in focusing on big things that really
Parents, teachers, politicians and researchers tirelessly warn today's youths about the unforgiving job market that awaits them. If they want to succeed in tomorrow's economy, they can't just coast through
• Grant Sabatier became financially independent at age 30, after saving $1.25 million in five years.• The one thing anyone needs to do to make or save more money, or follow their passions, is find what
Every day millions of people ask Google life’s most difficult questions. Our writers answer some of the commonest queries Of all the world’s enigmatic works of art, it is probably the Mona Lisa that people