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How to Become Instantly Smarter: Stop Doing These 9 Things Today

Cut these simple habits out of your life and you'll see your IQ rise.<p>Most of us spend a lot of time thinking about how to get better--how to be happier, more productive, fitter, smarter. We spend a lot less time thinking (constructively) about how we're screwing up.<p>There's no mystery there. …

What Is The Path To True Success?

I just want some joy in my life. That statement made me sit up and think. It was a cry for help from a friend.<p>We had a conversation.<p>And it also made …

Lessons I’d share with my 23-year-old self before I founded a startup.

<b>95% of startups will fail. Less than 0.1% will see billion dollar success.</b><p>If your startup fails, you’re left with something intangible as its …

15 Habits of Irresistible People

<b>You know that person who seems to have a flair of good luck?</b> The one who, even though isn’t drop-dead gorgeous, is always able to get whatever she …

Self-help

8 Signs Foretelling You're Destined To Be Successful

It’s rough out there trying to make your mark in the world. At some point or another we come across people, situations, quotes, that inspire us. What …

Ecommerce Website Development Resources - LEARN-BUILD-PROFIT

<b>For Starting, Building and Designing your Online Brand-</b><p>Learn Build Profit ‘LBP’ — Committed to providing value for your brand while controlling cost. …

Why a Man You've Never Heard of Holds the Secret to Professional Success

Few know the full story behind a man named Edwin Barnes, but his tale holds the secret to success for every business professional on the planet.<p>In his book Think and Grow Rich, Napoleon Hill tells the story of a man named Edwin Barnes, who made up his mind that he was going to go into business …

4 Simple Habits That Earn You Instant Respect at Work

If you make a commitment, honor it.<p><i>This question originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights. You can follow Quora on Twitter, Facebook, and Google Plus.</i><p><b>Answer by John L. Miller, Software Engineer/Architect who</b> …

6 Quick Ways To Remove Negative Energy Around You

Practice these ways to soothe your life into a calm and peaceful one, turning all the negative energy into positive.

A Cat Outperformed Pro Stock-Pickers. Here's What That Means for Investors

Investing in the stock market is often a matter of luck, but it's also a matter of skill. Some professional money-managers spend years studying statistics and trends in an effort to time the market just right, and some scour the market for hidden gems, poring over companies' SEC filings for hours …

Investing

The 8 Most Evil Science Experiments Of All Time

Swapping the heads of living things, torturing humans, and creating Frankenstein people. What are the craziest things science has ever done?<p><b>Related</b> …

Science

The 7 Habits of Highly Emotionally Healthy People

Most of us pay close attention to our health and treat threats to our physical well-being as soon as they occur. We dress warmly when we feel a cold …

Six Pokémon Go tips for the ultimate beginner

If you're not quite sure what a Pokémon is, this one's for you<p>If you’re here, it’s because everyone you know is talking about one thing: <i>Pokémon Go</i>, the new iOS and Android game that’s sending people outside in droves. But maybe you’re not yet one of them, because, well, you’re not really sure what</i> …

Why our little sins mean a lot

Aleteia's editor-in-chief Elizabeth Scalia talks about her latest book<p>Does that little white lie you told really matter? Is it such a big deal when …

The Success Key To Pressing Reset On Your Career

There comes a time in life when you may be feeling like you're stuck in your career and considering jumping into something new. Sometimes this happens when you've already clocked 15 or 20 years in a position, other times you may be just five years in and have come to realization that it's just not …

5 Steps to Launching a New Life

Is there a decision you’re putting off, or a change in your life that you want to make but you’re feeling too angsty to make it happen? Do you keep …

10 Simple Habits of Insanely Productive People

Surround yourself with inspiring, sharp, and positive people.<p><i>What are some uncommon ways to work smarter instead of harder? originally appeared on Quora --the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Nelson Wang, founder of</b> …

8 Simple Habits That Keep Your Brain Healthy

<i>What steps should I take if I want to develop my brain to the maximum? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights</i>.<p><b>Answer by Diane Shatto on Quora:</b><p>Self-discipline is the key to a fully utilized brain. Here are …

Self-confidence

12 Habits of Horrible Leaders and How to Break Them | Inc.com

In leadership, everything you do counts. All eyes are on you, even when you aren't there. Employees feel your presence throughout the day because you set the tone.<p>This is what it means to be a leader--to be aware of how your actions and decisions impact others even when you are physically absent.<p>I …

Leadership

5 Deadly Kinds of Ego That Prey Upon Your Success

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>“The worst disease which can afflict business executives in their work is not, as popularly supposed, alcoholism; it’s egotism.”</i> -- Harold Geneen<p>You worked hard, you made some smart bets and here you are, successful. Maybe someone …

Learn How to Make a Rip Cut, the Most Popular Cut on Your Table Saw

Cutting with the wood grain is the first cut you'll make and the most common one you'll use.<p>Once you buy a table saw, you'll wonder how you ever built anything without it. Ask anyone who does woodworking, and they'll tell you the table saw one of their most-used tools.<p>The first and most common cut …

7 qualities in men that women find attractive

Luckily for you, many scientists have wondered what women want. And they've done studies to figure it out. Here are seven traits that researchers have concluded women find irresistible.<p><i>Produced by</i> <i>Darren Weaver and Rebecca Harrington</i><p><b>Follow TI:</b>On Facebook<p><i>Sources:</i><i>Evolutionary Psychology, Journal of</i> …

Just Promoted To Manager? Here Are 5 Strategies For Success

It's a quiet afternoon at work when you get a phone call from your boss, asking you to come up to her office for a quick chat.<p><i>Could it be?</i> You ask yourself... <i>Am I finally getting a promotion??</i><p>You've been waiting for this. You've put in hours of work, smiled through thousands of late nights, and …

3 Mental Habits That Set True Geniuses Apart

What average people regard as 'work,' geniuses tend to regard as play.<p><i>What are some secret things geniuses do to solve problems? originally appeared on Quora -- the knowledge-sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Steve Denton on Quora:</b><p>I …

Stop Now! These Habits Are Killing Your Productivity

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>You don't even realise what you are doing to yourself by practising some habits that are counterproductive and get in the way of achieving success at …

7 Reasons Why Smart, Hardworking People Can't Find Success

Think back to when you were in high school. Do you remember that person who stood out amongst the class? That guy or girl everyone thought would change the world?<p>They got straight A's on their report card and were praised all the time. People would talk about the things that person would go on to …

Simple brain hack from Harvard can stop you forgetting important tasks

Remembering to turn the gas off, or water the plants before a weekend away, can prove an impossible feat when the mind is churning with other tasks.<p>But Harvard University has uncovered a simple ‘brain hack’ to bring back those forgotten to-do lists - the mental equivalent of tying a piece of string …

The Brain

Ten signs you're burning out (and how to stop it)

Even the best jobs can lead to burnout. The harder you work and the more motivated you are to succeed, the easier it is to get in over your head.<p>The prevalence of burnout is increasing as technology further blurs the line between work and home. New research from the American Psychological …

Aboriginal man found not guilty of sex offence but banished from home

On an overcast drizzling Saturday afternoon in Quesnel, B.C., Robert Hopkins peers outside the rain-speckled window of the shelter where he's staying.<p>…