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Hemingway's 10 Best Quotes

In celebration of the man's birthday, our favorite words of wisdom from the legendary writer.<p>In celebration of the man's birthday, our favorite words of wisdom from the legendary writer.

Focus on These Four Aspects of Your Life and Evolve

It is often because of fear of the unknown, the apprehension from change, anxiety of meandering into something unfamiliar or new that we tend to stick to our "known spaces." But whether we like it or not; the world around us is constantly evolving, seasons are changing and so must we.<p>Ever spotted …

Hoarding

Major Lazer - Be Together (feat. Wild Belle) (Vanic remix)

18 Ways to Maximize Your Workout and Lose Weight Faster

No more wasting time at the gym.<p>Ask any runner who's naturally slim: There are a bazillion reasons to exercise that have nothing to do with losing weight. But if weight loss is your main motivator, make sure every minute of exercise counts with these tricks to burn more calories during exercise:<p><b>1.</b> …

Transform Your Walls With 22 BIG Wall Art DIYs

Gallery walls are amazing but *kinda* time consuming. If you want to make some serious impact with color and design, then maybe it’s time to steer away from that gallery wall template and opt for one giant piece of art. Big wall art can make a small space seem grander and help your large space feel …

Wall Art

20 fascinating facts that make you think twice

Luckily, the folks over at Reddit have a collection of true facts about life, and we've combed through them to find our favorites.<p>From a creature that can survive the harsh vacuum of space to the odd state sport of Maryland, you're bound to learn something that makes you think twice.<p><i>Note: A shorter</i> …

Reddit

Report: Money Is the Biggest Source of Stress for Women

ELLE tapped American Women, the research arm of Emily's List, to share an slice of what women are thinking, but not saying, about money.<p><i>In the June 2015 issue of</i> ELLE<i>, we explored one of the last taboos of conversation between women: money. "Why is it so hard for us—especially those of us with a</i> …

Is the Stay-at-Home Mom Officially Dead?

A new Harvard study finds that working moms breed successful and balanced children.<p>A woman only needs to announce her pregnancy and the inquiries begin: What are you going to do after the baby? Will you work or stay home? For so long the implication behind that question, when directed toward a …

The Effects Of Negative Emotions On Our Health

Illuminati Pedophilia: What Is The Role Of The Awakening Community?<p>Published<p>17 hours ago<p>on<p>August 29, 2018<p>In Brief<p>The Facts:<p>It is becoming clear that …

18 Behaviors of Emotionally Intelligent People

When emotional intelligence (EQ) first appeared to the masses, it served as the missing link in a peculiar finding: people with average IQs …

Should You Think Twice Before Moving In With a Partner?

Do buying a car and choosing a spouse have something in common? In recent decades, it seems that they do. A simple test drive allows buyers to decide …

The Truth About 'Dealbreakers' in Relationships

One of the most frequently asked questions that we get from our readers and students is, “What are the deal-breakers in …

7 secrets to using LinkedIn for business marketing

by Ryan Bonnici<p>There’s a lot of advice out there for marketers about how to best use social media to reach their target audiences. For instance, …

How to Become a Social Media Guru in 5 Days or Less

Posted at 21:18h in Blog by Maria Dykstra 0 Comments<p>First, I admit, I completely disagree with the terms: Social Media Expert or Social Media Guru. …

Mixed Signals: Why People Misunderstand Each Other

The psychological quirks that make it tricky to get an accurate read on someone's emotions<p>In her new book <i>No One Understands You and What To Do About It</i>, Heidi Grant Halvorson tells readers a story about her friend, Tim. When Tim started a new job as a manager, one of his top priorities was …

Psychology

How to Merge Money and Meaning: An Animated Field Guide to Finding Fulfilling Work in the Modern World

The six psychological pillars of a satisfying life.<p><i>“To not have entirely wasted one’s life seems to be a worthy accomplishment, if only for myself,”</i> wrote Charles Bukowski in his magnificent letter of gratitude to the man who helped him quit a soul-sucking day job to become a full-time writer. But …

Reader Story: I Quit My Passion and Took a Boring Job

<i>This guest post from long-time GRS reader Knot Theory is part of the “reader stories” feature at Get Rich Slowly. Some stories contain general advice; others are examples of how a GRS reader achieved financial success or failure. These stories feature folks from all levels of financial maturity and</i> …

The Best Thing You Can Do When You Are Confused or Unsure About Something

‎”Have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. They somehow already know what you truly want. Everything else is secondary.” Steve Jobs<p>Have …

A sense of purpose may benefit your brain

Having a strong sense of purpose in life may lower the likelihood of brain tissue damage in older adults, new research suggests.<p><b>Classic</b> …

Alzheimer's Disease

35 Books You Need To Read In Your Twenties

From Cheryl Strayed's Wild to Amy Poehler's Yes Please, these are the books you need to get through your own roaring twenties. Inspired by this post.

Books

If It Feels Like Stress Is Killing You, That's Because It Might Be

When you feel frazzled, so do your organs and cells<p>Chronic stress stems from many circumstances, such as poverty, a bad marriage, or long-term ailments. Its repercussions—elevated cortisol levels and inflammation—can wear us out, from the cellular level on up to our major biological systems.<p>Nervous …

Mobile advertising is exploding and will grow much faster than all other digital ad categories

Historically, there has been a big disparity between the amount of time people actually spend on their smartphones and tablets (significant and growing), and the amount of ad money spent on the medium (still tiny).<p>But BI Intelligence expects that this gap will narrow substantially, as enthusiasm …

Mobile Advertising

The 24-Hour Flat Stomach Meal Plan

In the name of spring break bikinis and music festival crop tops.<p>While it's not possible to uncover a six-pack overnight, it <i>is</i> possible to reduce bloat in hours just by eating strategically—even without subsisting on niche superfoods that you have to search 12 health-food stores to find. Here, …

Nutrition

Mokoa Ft. GuitK - I'm Here (Radio Edit)

I Completed a 30-Day Minimalism Challenge In Order to "Live More Simply" And Have Less Stuff

It is just dawning on me that my life will never look "chic," "effortless," or "minimal." Though I like to think that Future Claire will have a wardrobe of expertly-tailored basics in muted tones — shirts and sweaters in shades like "pebble" and "bone" — I will always be the girl who impulsively …

Blue Cheese

10 Mindsets That Will Radically Improve Your Performance

Success is something all career-driven individuals desire yet it eludes many people — at least at the levels desired. Why are some businesspeople …

10 Issues That Can Drive You Apart, and How to Beat Them

We all go into new relationships with high hopes, one of which is that, as the connection matures, so too will our sense of closeness. When we commit …

9 Strategies For Battling Stress

Don't let tension take over your life<p>A little stress can be a good thing, but it’s important to keep it under control. These strategies will help you retain your Zen.<p>1. Bounce Back<p>Some people are naturally resilient, but it’s also a learned skill. Stress inoculation gradually exposes people to …

How to Struggle (Well)

I believe in three things: reason, passion, and chocolate. And I’m all out of chocolate. So I began pondering my little struggle. Here’s what I …