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The Biggest Secret to Success: Spend at Least 10 Hours a Week Just Thinking | Inc.com

<i>What are the best-kept secrets of successful business people? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Brian Scudamore, Founder and CEO of O2E Brands, on Quora:</b><p>You've heard of people like Elon Musk …

Time Management

How to Build a Rock Solid Relationship Your Heart will Love

Are you trying to build a forever relationship? Here are the rock solid relationship rules that you should read to enjoy a forever loving …

Oliver Burkeman: ‘Scheduling seems boring compared to inspiration, but it’s the best way to get creative work done’

How do you make time for creative work when there’s always so much to do? The secret, according to Guardian columnist Oliver Burkeman, may be to schedule creativity, rather than rely on the fickle forces of mood<p>If only I had enough time, I’d write that novel, finish those paintings, publish my …

Creativity

8 Time Management Apps That Will Make You More Productive

No Time to Work Out? This App Schedules It for You

Google just released Goals, a nifty new part of its calendar app, and it's a procrastinator’s worst nightmare. Say you want to have more "me time" or …

5 science-backed tips for managing your time

It's the problem we all face at the office: how to manage your time. You're so overwhelmed with meetings and email that you always wonder if you're …

Time Management

4 Time Management Tips That Will Help You Study

As final exams loom, it's always the worst feeling anticipating how you're about to spend your time: hunched over your textbooks in a sunlight-deprived library, eating ramen noodles at 4 a.m., knocking back cups of coffee to stay awake. The toll it can take on your mind and body, in addition to the …

Kerry Washington On Anita Hill, Olivia Pope and Mastering Time Management

April 16 is a big day for actress Kerry Washington. It is the premiere of HBO’s <i>Confirmation</i><b>,</b> a biopic about the 1991 Clarence Thomas’ Supreme Court nomination hearings that stars Washington as Anita Hill, who accused Thomas of sexual harassment. Washington also executive produced the political …

Domestic Violence

How to Get into a Rhythm at Work If You Can’t Stick to a Schedule

A lot of individuals with a rebellious streak resist structure, snub the idea of a schedule, and then find that their lives and creative output aren’t nearly as harmonious as they hoped.<p>If you fall at this end of the spectrum and find it hard to accept — and even harder to follow — a standard …

Happiness fueled by relationships, work and something 'larger than self,' filmmaker finds

What does it take to be happy — to escape life’s ennui, low-level sorrow or what Freud called the “worried well?”<p>Can you consciously make yourself happy?<p>Probably not, experts say. But understanding your biological makeup, how you perceive the world and your relationships with others can help to …

5 Books That Influenced My Success Mindset

Every once in a while, you hit on a book that totally changes your worldview.<p><i>Image used under CC0 Public Domain license</i><p>Once that happens, you can never go back. You look at things through another lens; what was once irrefutable fact is now an assumption to be questioned.<p>Other times, you find a …

How to Handle Your Stress So You Can Be Successful | Inc.com

Today most of us are expected to do more with less. We lead lives that are more demanding on every front--work, family, social, health--with little time left over to unwind. Stress affects our mental health, our well-being and our performance at work.<p>But there are ways you can help yourself. Here …

Mindfulness

12 Self-Awareness Exercises That Fuel Happiness and Success

An old African proverb says, "When there is no enemy within, the enemies outside can do you no harm."<p>Self-awareness is one of the most important skills for success. How you behave and respond to external situations is governed by internal mental processes. Self-awareness uncovers any destructive …

Can Money Buy You Happiness?

Have you ever thought: If only I had (fill in blank), then I would be happy. Whether it’s a bigger house, nicer car or heftier paycheck, it’s easy to …

Happiness

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Most friendships develop so naturally that you don't even realize how or when they started.<p>Sometimes, though, you want to make an effort to befriend …

Psychology

Ridding Happiness Contaminants 7: Procrastination

As many of you know, procrastination is very common. I think of the university professor who can’t bring herself to write the paper she needs to …

Intel plans to cut thousands of jobs: report

<b>Bengaluru:</b> Intel Corp., the world’s biggest chipmaker, is planning to cut thousands of jobs, including reducing headcount in some business units by …

Employment

ITC to resume cigarette production amid health warning row

<b>New Delhi:</b> India’s biggest cigarette maker ITC Ltd will soon resume production at its factories, the company said in a statement, two weeks after it …

Mark Zuckerberg paid a Kochi engineering student $700 for a domain name

Facebook'sMark Zuckerbergbought a domain name fromKochiboyAmal Augustineat a price of $700.<p>Amal has 'beaten' the master at his own game and closed a …