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The best productivity system for procrastinators is to work with your natural tendencies

In an age where an overloaded schedule is a badge of honor, there’s no shortage of time-management apps and systems for the ambitious worker. But the classic Pomodoro Technique remains one of the most popular productivity options—and for good reason.<p>The Pomodoro Technique, designed by developer and …

Time Management

The biggest productivity myth is that rigid rules like the Pomodoro technique are for everyone

The internet is filled with advice and lifehacks on how to improve productivity. We all want to achieve more, it seems, to cram more into our days. There always seems to be that one overachieving colleague who has it all figured out, and uses a complex routine involving butter-filled coffee, short …

Time Management

Your Self-Consciousness Is Killing Your Creativity (And What to Do About It)

Self-consciousness is the enemy of all creative expressions.<p>We are all naturally creative. The human race's creative power is distributed in all of us, not concentrated in selected few. Every object or product you know today, however old or new, however simple or sophisticated, holds the stories of …

10 Must-Read Books That Will Make You Ridiculously Productive

Ahhh, productivity. The revered topic in both the business and personal world. It seems we’re all looking for a magic bullet to help us get more done …

20 Little Habits That Will Help You Live A Better Life

As Aristotle famously said, we are what we do repeatedly. Success and happiness are largely the results of practicing good habits.<p>The most important habits are keystone habits; habits which have positive cascading effects throughout your life. Here are 20 of the most effective, valuable keystone …

Screw Your To-Do List. You Need A Done List.

Because actions matter more than intentions.<p>This post was not on my To Do List.<p>But it will be on my Done list when I hit publish — and that’s more …

9 Wall-Mounted Organizers for Keeping Frequently Used Items Close at Hand

When space is limited (and even when it's not), wall-mounted organizers are often useful tools. Wall space provides many organizing options: hooks …

9 weird psychological reasons why someone might fall in love with you

There's a lot we don't understand — and a lot that's idiosyncratic to individual people and couples.<p>That's why a lot of research into why we mate is bizarre to the point of incoherence — cultural norms as well as oddities in research methods can create a lot of noise.<p>Yet it turns out that there is …

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Fig. 1 Nice overview, but laying out pattern relationships in a two dimension grid has severe limitations.<p>Fig. 2 Deep Learning Roadmap<p>Start Here →</b> …

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Deep Chocolate Pudding

Active Time<p>N/A<p>Total Time<p>N/A<p>Yield<p>Serves : 4<p><b>Plus: More Dessert Recipes and Tips</b><p>How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>In a medium saucepan, whisk the cream with the milk …

3 Weird Ways To Turn Procrastination Into Work-Horse Productivity

About a year ago I came up against my biggest obstacle in my career as a freelance copywriter.<p>I had just taken on a big name client and I was so …

Productivity

Would You Be Better Off Spending More Time Alone?

<i>By: Lodro Rinzler</i><p>A meditation teacher unpacks an ancient Buddhist text that reveals the answer. It might surprise you.<p>Maybe you're like me and you live in a packed city, in a cramped apartment, with a partner and/or roommates, and spend your morning commute cramped amongst people to get to a job …

7 gentle yoga poses to help ease neck and back tension - Health - ABC News

With historic roots stretching back thousands of years to ancient India, yoga is a practice that has stood the test of time.<p>Devotees will tell you: …

Russian physicists create a high-precision 'quantum ruler' - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

Physicists from the Russian Quantum Center (RQC), MIPT, the Lebedev Physical Institute, and L'Institut d'Optique (Palaiseau, France) have devised a …

How to Create the Best Version of Yourself

Mark Lack says that by giving and becoming more, the having takes care of itself.<p>Mark Lack is the CEO of Shorten the Gap and is on the Board of Advisers for the Leap Foundation.<p>Lack travels regularly for work and meets a lot of entrepreneurs from around the world. He noticed that countless …

23 Stunning Peach Desserts You Must Make This Summer

As amazing as juicy peaches taste on their own, they taste even better in these desserts. You'll want to stock up on the stone fruit at your grocery store or farmers market after seeing the recipes for cobblers, crisps, ice cream, and more Summer favorites ahead.

The Akrasia Effect: Why We Don't Follow Through On What We Set Out to Do And What To Do About It

By the summer of 1830, Victor Hugo was facing an impossible deadline. Twelve months earlier, the famous French author had made an agreement with his publisher that he would write a new book titled, <i>The Hunchback of Notre Dame</i>.<p>Instead of writing the book, Hugo spent the next year pursuing other …

5 Methods to Make Sure You Use Time Effectively

If you are like most entrepreneurs, the resource you always wish you had more of is time. Learn to use the following methods and become a time-management expert.<p>When I interview successful business people who are at the apex of their careers, the one thing they all wish they had more of, is …

10 best-selling Kindle books of the year that you should read next

Who run the best-selling books list on Amazon? Girls.<p>Seven out of the top 10 most sold Kindle books of the year (so far) are authored by women. Three …

Five Emerging Technologies in Science That Will Shape our Lives in the Coming Years

Credit<p>Most of us don't think we are living in a futuristic utopia. But if you look around at many of the exciting advancements in technology, you will see that life is starting to look more and more like science fiction every day.<p>Cool new technologies are emerging constantly in the science world. …

Fish eat plastic like teens eat fast food, researchers say

<b>Young fish become hooked on eating plastic in the seas in the same way that teenagers prefer unhealthy fast food, Swedish researchers have said.</b><p>Their study, reported in Science, found exposure to high concentrations of polystyrene makes perch larvae favour the particles over more natural foods.<p>As a …

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6 Words That Will Forever Change How You Wake Up in the Morning

Does anyone else out there feel like his or her brain is kind of, well, stupid in the morning?<p>About a year ago, after reading <i>The Miracle Morning</i> by Hal Elrod, I made a conscious decision to wake up earlier every day. I wanted to accomplish my most important tasks before the phone calls, meetings, …

How Napping Changes Your Brain That Makes You More Creative

Do you find that by the afternoon you are getting weary and losing focus? You may even find yourself starting to nod off. Chances are you need a good …

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5 Tricks to Dramatically Increase Your Motivation

Most of us are better at imagining what we want rather than putting forth the effort to get it. From dreams to everyday responsibilities, people say …

Culture and Humanity: How Can We Experience Transcendent Moments?

Having read a phrase in a philosophy class that "human beings are social animals" (Aristotle), I was a bit astounded. Is it as simple as that? Are we just animals that live in one group, one society created for the sole purpose of our survival? What differentiates us from animals and what really …

Second layer of information in DNA confirmed

Leiden theoretical physicists have proven that DNA mechanics, in addition to genetic information in DNA, determines who we are. Helmut Schiessel and …

Quantum Mechanics

4 Excuses Mentally Strong People Don't Use

Justifying a poor decision as you continue to head down the wrong path, or rationalizing the bad choice you know you're about to make, might feel better in the moment. But in the long run, excusing your bad decisions only robs you of mental strength.<p>Everyone overlooks risk, gives in to immediate …