Peter Guerriera

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The Road Between Employment and Entrepreneurship: Time Is on Your Side

I was recently having a conversation with a colleague who quit his job to become an entrepreneur a few years ago. We were sharing the similarities of our journeys and remembered the euphoria we felt those first few months after leaving our desk jobs.<p>In a moment of pure vulnerability, we both …

Davos 2015 Wrap-Up: Get Ready for Breakthroughs About the Brain

The World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos is over for another year. Amazingly, most of what was discussed this year had not been on the radar a year ago. A year ago there was no discussion of oil prices dropping to, say, $50; the acronym "ISIS" was never mentioned; conflict over the Ukraine …

You Want Progress In Life? Stop Learning... Start Implementing

Your success in life is directly proportionate to your ability to take action and get stuff done.<p>But…<p>That is most likely the opposite of what you’ve …

27 Tips for Mastering Anything

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like Albert Einstein, …

The 8 Biggest Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make

EUREKA!<p>You have an idea for a new business. You are sooo excited that you start telling your friends and family about it (mistake). You are confident …

101 Proven Practices for Focus

<i>“Lack of direction, not lack of time, is the problem. We all have twenty-four hour days.”</i> -- Zig Ziglar<p>Here is my collection of 101 Proven Practices …

These adult-sized wombs are taking over the meditation world

Feeling stressed? Have back pain? Struggling with insomnia?<p>Try lying naked and face-up in a pitch-black tank of water at a temperature that matches …

British Columbia

Don’t Stop Daydreaming: Why a Wandering Mind Is Good for You

If you can’t get through this article without checking your Facebook, walking to the fridge, scrolling through your phone, and choosing something on …

5 Trends Shaping The Future Of Architecture

Architects from 2015’s most innovative companies look into their crystal balls and divine the ways the built environment will evolve.<p>What does the future of the architecture industry hold? We asked experts from some of the world’s most innovative companies to look into their crystal balls and …

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The Miracle of Mindfulness – Mindfulness and Meditation – Medium

A pioneer in bringing mindfulness to the West, <b>Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh</b> has inspired generations of people to learn to live with peace and joy, …

Meditation

Two books Warren Buffett says you should read

NEW YORK (MarketWatch) — After you read Warren Buffett’s latest letter to shareholders, he’s got two other reading recommendations.<p><b>“Where Are the</b> …

How An Apple Television Set Could Cost You Nothing

Every time the possibility of an Apple television set crops up in casual conversation (which it does with amusing regularity in tech journalist circles), two main reasons tend to be put forward for why such a product will probably never be more than a myth.<p>One is that it would be difficult for …

Smart TV

5 Reasons the Republican Party Might Be a Cult

Are Republicans and many conservatives in a cult? The thought arose from a letter to the editor of the Scranton <i>Times-Tribune</i> by Mr. William Lewis, an 89-year-old World War II veteran:<p>The situation in our country right now makes me wonder what my two close friends would think of what has become of …

Tim Cook warns of dire consequences if we sacrifice privacy for security

Silicon Valley’s top CEOs snubbed President Barack Obama’s appearance at Stanford University today for the White House Summit on Cybersecurity and Consumer Protection, but Apple CEO Tim Cook used his invite to make the case for improving security.<p>Cook addressed attendees before Obama took the stage …

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The Physics Of Productivity: Newton’s Laws Of Getting Stuff Done

In 1687, Sir Isaac Newton published his groundbreaking book, <i>Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy</i>, which described his three laws of motion. …

The man who brought us the lithium-ion battery at the age of 57 has an idea for a new one at 92

AUSTIN, TEXAS—The chances are you have never heard of—nor, until looking at this page, ever seen—John Bannister Goodenough. But you know his work. In fact, you almost certainly own some.<p>Consider the last six or seven decades of technological and scientific leaps: the polio vaccine, space rocketry, …

Clean Energy

25 Best Snacks For Weight Loss

From the editors of RedbookMag.com, four nutritionists share the small bites that pull their own weight in the dieting department so you don't have to.<p><b>1) Hard-boiled eggs with sriracha sauce</b> To improve thyroid function—the gland manages growth and metabolism—look no further than a low-calorie, …

Healthy Eating

Time Traveler Brings Back Camera Evidence Of Meeting His Future Self

A man has broken the barriers of time and took a journey to the future. Håkan Nordkvist, a man from Sweden, found a water leak in his kitchen back in …

Delorean Time Machine: Horn and Hardart

The building at 818 Chestnut St. is a somewhat forgotten though surprisingly well-preserved Center City landmark. Evidence abounds in the buildin

Robots

Odell Beckham Jr. does LeBron James impersonation in dunk video

New York Giants uber-wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. and Cleveland Cavaliers uber-star LeBron James aren't strangers. LeBron was a big fan of ODB's …

Basketball

Why We Fight | by Brandon Prust

Punching your best friend in the face a few times a week will do wonders for your career. But only if you happen to be a hockey enforcer. When I was …

Joule Thief Battery Charger: Bring Back the “Dead”

[youtube:http://youtu.be/I8W20uwtJ3Y]<p>A “Joule Thief” is a simple voltage booster circuit. It can increase the voltage of a power source by changing the constant low voltage signal into a series of rapid pulses at a higher voltage. You most commonly see this kind of circuit used to power LEDs with a …

Does Pooping Actually Affect Your Weight?

Everyone does it, but can it tip the scale?<p>Can spending some quality time on the porcelain throne throw your weight around in either direction? As it turns out, it can—but only a bit, says Mitzi Dulan, R.D., author of <i>The Pinterest Diet</i>. “It’s actually fairly simple," she says. "Depending on your …

Holistic Medicine

The 'Invisible Hand' Conversation Is All Wrong; Here's the One We Should Be Having

<i>"Bust of Adam Smith" by Patric Parc, 1845. (Wikipedia)</i><p>"Mainstream economics" has been a bone of contention for more than a century and the tussle continues today. Just look around. You can see this history repeat itself in the estimable New York Review of Books, where Princeton economist Alan …

10 Powerful Ideas that Will Change the Way You Work

<i>“Draw the art you want to see, start the business you want to run, play the music you want to hear, write the books you want to read, build the</i> …

Time Management

Divine genius does not exist: Hard work, not magical inspiration, is essence of creativity

Mozart knew it as well as anyone: Creativity is not magic — it’s work<p>In 1815, Germany’s <i>General Music Journal</i> published a letter in which Mozart described his creative process:<p>When I am, as it were, completely myself, entirely alone, and of good cheer; say traveling in a carriage, or walking after a …