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65 Top Tips to Sharpen Your Time-Management Skills | Inc.com

Every day, each of us has 24 hours to spend. Some of us make better use of that resource than others. Learning to manage time and spend it wisely is among the most significant things you can do to build personal and professional success.<p>Here are 65 of the best ways to manage your time:<p><b>1. Know</b> …

Time Management

Mastering Love and Relationships - Part 4: Choose Mindfully

<b>In Short:</b><p>"When you stop chasing the wrong things,<p>you give the right things a chance to catch you."<p>Lolly Daskal<p>Mindfulness scholar Jon Kabat-Zinn describes mindfulness as "paying attention in a particular way, on purpose, in the present moment."<p>Steve Jobs, a devout practitioner of mindfulness, noted …

Dream decor: ideas to update your bedroom

Lamplight should glow rather than shine, like this vase design (£12, Habitat), which riffs on the classic Glo-Ball.<p>Fabric shades give a softer light: these (£145, Twentytwentyone) will fit on the smallest bedside table, or stand on the floor.<p>For those who like to read, the cuboluce (£68, from …

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11 Millionaires Reveal Their Success Secrets

<i>Read the full story on</i> <i>Reach Financial Independence</i><p>What does it take to become a millionaire? These personal finance bloggers worth over seven figures share the tips that helped them get there.<p>ESI from ESI Money recommends you Invest in your career. It's a multi-million dollar asset that will be …

The Lazy Way to an Awesome Life: 3 Secrets Backed by Research

We all want an awesome life. And very often you know what you need to do to improve it… but you don’t do it.<p>I don’t blame you. Hey, some of that …

American Kids Are Poorer Than They Were Decades Ago, Education Report Shows

Poverty, which affects a growing number of American students, begins its negative impact on learning as early as the beginning of kindergarten, according to a National Center for Education Statistics report released Thursday.<p>Teachers reported that kindergarten students from affluent households in …

The 100 best novels: No 84 – In Cold Blood by Truman Capote (1966)

Some of the greatest books on this list are built on narratives that could have been torn from the pages of a newspaper (<i>The Great Gatsby</i> is a good example). <i>In Cold Blood</i>, subtitled “A True Account of a Multiple Murder and Its Consequences”, grandly described by Capote as “a non-fiction novel”, …

Literature

These Three Things Are More Important than Passion

<b>I have never met a person who suddenly became happy simply by “finding their passion.”</b><p>If my passion had come crawling across my bed during any of my …

Positive Thinking

The 16 Best Resources for Teaching a Foreign Language

According to infoplease, there are more than 6,500 languages spoken in the world, each with its own unique culture and way of thinking and …

Language Learning

How to be a success? Get up before dawn

Apple CEO Tim Cook gets up at 3.45am, while American Vogue editor Anna Wintour is woken at 4.30am for a game of tennis. You snooze, you lose...<p>I have never understood the impulse that drives people to do things because they have seen someone famous doing them. If anything, you’d think it would be …

Tim Cook

The CEO's Statement On Work-Life Balance

Liz, I want to tell my staff members how I feel about work-life balance.<p>- How do you feel about it, Chuck?<p>I think it’s important. It’s important for my staff members, and it’s important for me.<p>- Do you struggle to make time to do the things you want to do?<p>Heck yes! That’s my biggest problem. Now …

The Workplace

5 Ways Marriage Boosts Your Happiness

You know that dreaded little thing called a mid-life crisis? New research shows married couples are more likely to avoid falling into the 40s rut. Score! But that's just one of reasons married people make out better than singles over the long run.<p>"Since the dawn of time, humans have survived and …