Richard Russell

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8 Personality Traits of Highly Intelligent People (Backed by Science)

The scientific reasoning behind some of the personality traits that smart people share.<p>Over on Quora, more than 100 people have answered the question "What are the common traits of highly intelligent people?"<p>Some users claim to know from personal experience; others are just taking an educated guess.<p>…

7 personal finance lessons from Spock

As you probably know, Leonard Nimoy passed away on Friday. It wasn’t long before lists of Spock quotes came out — many of which were funny and even …

Successful People Vs. Unsuccessful People (The habits that differentiate them)

Failure occurs everyday, in school, jobs, housework, and within families. It is unavoidable, irritating and causes pessimism.<p>While the thought of …

100 Motivational Quotes That Will Inspire You to Succeed

Everyone needs some inspiration, and these motivational quotes will give you the edge you need to create your success. So read on and let them inspire you.<p>As entrepreneurs, leaders, managers, and bosses, we must realize that everything we think actually matters. If we are seeking success, we must …

What Is Mindfulness? 10 Answers From 10 Teachers

Sometimes I think there are as many ways of describing mindfulness as there are brands of shampoo. This can be confusing. So we asked many of the experts we interviewed to put it in their own words. Here is what they told us.<p>Sometimes I think there are as many ways of describing mindfulness as …

Mindfulness

40 Young People Who Became Millionaires Before They Were 20

It is often awe-inspiring to think about how early some of the world's most famous entrepreneurs got their start. Many of them simply had a fantastic idea and then just worked their butts off to make it reality.<p>We all know that some entrepreneurs get rich quick, but still others do it even while …

Four Key Ingredients in the Recipe for Creativity

Everyone has untapped potential in some creative field. Yet some individuals -- Shakespeare, Leonardo da Vinci, Thomas Edison, Steve Jobs -- have far more of it than others. Apart from genes, there are at least three key environmental factors that affect creative accomplishments.<p><b>Genes and</b> …

Productivity 101: A Primer to the Getting Things Done (GTD) Philosophy

Getting Things Done, or GTD, is a system for getting organized and staying productive. It may seem complicated on the outside, but the end goal is to …

Productivity

99 Inspirational Quotes That Are Guaranteed To Change Your Life

Planning Your Day by Leveraging Energy Patterns

One of the biggest challenges that I’ve had to face this week is maintaining momentum, and knowing exactly what to work on. The former I handle …

12 Things Product Managers Should Do in Their First 30 Days

<i>Ken Norton is a product partner at Google Ventures where he advises startups on product management and also helps organize workshops.</i><p>Congratulations, a product has found its product manager. Perhaps you’re joining a small startup, or maybe you have a new project in a big company. How you approach …

How to Be Alone: An Antidote to One of the Central Anxieties and Greatest Paradoxes of Our Time

If the odds of finding one’s soul mate are so dreadfully dismal and the secret of lasting love is largely a matter of concession, is it any wonder that a growing number of people choose to go solo? The choice of solitude, of active aloneness, has relevance not only to romance but to all human bonds …

Feeling Self

New research shows that developing mindfulness skills may help us build secure self-esteem—that is, self-esteem that endures regardless of our …

How to Beat Procrastination: Stop Waiting for the Right Mood

Procrastination is often less about time management and more about how we think about our emotions.<p>The causes of procrastination are legion. Some blame perfectionism or fear of failure, others an inability to prioritize, another camp says simple disorganization causes it to miss deadlines, while …

Top 10 Most Visited National Parks

Travel<p>The number of people who visit America's national parks is staggering—over 331 million visits were documented in 2017. Wonder which parks are the most popular? Here are the top ten.

5 Tips to Live a Wealthy Life Without Lots of Money

5 Simple Tips For a Wealthy Life – How to Live a Rich Life, Without Lots of Money<p>Wealth Tips Aren’t Always About Money<p>Do you regularly feel worried …

"JUST FREAKING ASK." Here, my dears, is a small article I wrote recently in O Magazine, about learning how to ask for what you really, really want... I hope you enjoy it! Here goes: http://bit.ly/1q2DROa Onward, LG

5 Reasons You Are Richer Than You Think (And a Little Bit About Buddha)

It is often said that the best things in life are the most simple and therefore the most under-appreciated. If you think of the happiest times in your life they are most likely to be around loved ones, when you were being creative or when you were giving of yourself. These have nothing to do with …

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How to Find Your Life Purpose? Escape Your Bubble

Let's say you're feeling unmotivated, unsure of yourself, aimless, can't find your passion, directionless, not clear on what your purpose in life is. …

Your Work Is Not Your Life

Why entrepreneurs have to make time to think about who they really want to be.<p>Very few things in our lives are absolute. Everything is measured by degree, from our attention to our patience to the range and intensity of our emotions.<p>At the same time, some things <i>are</i> absolute: You can't be all things …

The Secrets To Becoming A Great Leader Revealed

Our company survived over a decade of ups and downs in the business world because our team is made of the “right stuff.” It’s not DNA. You don’t have to be born with it. You don’t have to graduate from a prestigious institution or inherit a trust fund. Leadership is a skill we can all learn and …

17 High-Paying Jobs For People Who Don't Like Stress

Think again.<p>It turns out there are plenty of low-stress professions in which you can pull in a pretty penny.<p>We reached out to Laurence Shatkin, Ph.D., a career-information expert, to find out which ones fit the bill.<p>Shatkin compared average salaries and stress levels of the 767 occupations …

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5 Tips to Work Smarter, Not Harder

The more efficiently you run your day-to-day business affairs, the more time you have for other important tasks. Chris Ridd, managing director of …

4 Short Yet Powerful Quotes from Abraham Lincoln to Help You Grow | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

In today’s busy world, how do you find time to step back from your daily routine and think about where you’re actually going?<p>One great way is to tap …

How I Overcame My Chronic Anxiety Disorder

With or without drugs, battling anxiety can be nerve-racking.<p>Suffering from anxiety is so common now (or at least openly discussed) that I don't feel a hint of embarrassment when it comes to talking about it, whether it's with friends, strangers or our BAZAAR.com readers. Who doesn't feel anxious …

Mental Health

7 Random, Amazing and Funny Things You Didn't Know About Laughter

Consider this your excuse to watch a hilarious YouTube video, stat.<p>Cracking up is pretty much bursting with health benefits. (No joke.) In case you need an excuse to watch a comedy special or giggle with your girlfriends, here are seven reasons to indulge in some light-hearted laughter.<p><b>Laughter</b> …

Yoga

12 Things Successful People Do in the First Hour of the Workday

The first hour of the workday is critical, since it can impact your productivity level and mindset for the rest of the day.<p>"Successful people understand the importance of having control over their mornings, and know how to use that time wisely," says Lynn Taylor, a national workplace expert and …

Time Management

32 Successful Entrepreneurs Share Their Best Management Tips

And at small companies, where every single employee needs to pull their weight to move the business along, it can feel like nailing Jell-O to a wall and then trying to balance a cat on it.<p>There is a special art to leading a staff. Here, we've put together a dream team of tips, advice, …