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The 100 best iPad apps for your Apple tablet (October)

best iPad apps<p>The iPad is still the king of tablets — especially the new, $330 9.7-inch iPad released in April — and there are a number of apps in …

Apps

A microbiologist explains why he hasn't slept without this on his bed in 25 years

New York University microbiologist Philip Tierno hasn't slept a night in 25 years without something on his mattress that few people even think of buying.<p>It's a super-thin, largely invisible cover that slips over the mattress. And it protects him from what he calls a "zoologic park" of bacteria and …

Sleep

Why on Earth would you watch TV without this mind-blowing $14 accessory?

What if we told you that a few tiny little LED bulbs strategically placed on the back of any television could completely change your TV viewing …

Tech Trends

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Acid Reflux May Respond Better To Diet Than Drugs

Reflux is one of the most common health complaints among Americans, and the drugs used to relieve it are among the nation’s best-selling meds. …

Wellness

The Best TV Shows of 2017 (So Far)

<i>This list has been updated to include October releases.</i><p>In the Peak TV era, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed by the sheer amount of television available. …

I've adopted a '2-hour rule' based on the habit that led Einstein, Darwin, and Nietzsche to brilliance — and it's had the highest ROI of anything I've done

Albert Einstein was 16 years old when he first flirted with the idea of special relativity.<p>He was a daydreamer. The pioneering theory that lead him to establish the foundation of modern physics was actually envisioned in one of his many famous thought experiments.<p>He wondered, specifically, what …

Creativity

The Mental Trick You Can Use This Weekend to Become More Resilient and Confident | Inc.com

Abundance is commonly accepted as something that helps us live more fulfilling lives. But why?<p>Simply, it's because operating in a state of abundance leads to a growth mindset. While operating in a state of scarcity leads to a fixed mindset that places invisible ceilings on your potential.<p>Abundance, …

Self-improvement

How to Reshape Your Brain and Learn Anything, Based on the Most Popular Coursera Class Ever | Inc.com

You know that old saying that if you give a person a fish, they'll eat for a day, and if you teach them to fish, they'll eat for a lifetime? It's the perfect summary of just how important learning can be. But what's the best way to make sure you learn and don't forget? After all, you can fish all …

Pomodoro Technique

How to Become a Better, Faster, and More Efficient Writer in 7 Steps

I hate to say it, but I’m going to anyway.<i>Speed and quality rarely have anything to do with each other.</i>Great content, both in scope and quality, …

Creative Writing

8 Places Successful People Find Their Motivation | Inc.com

A lot of us struggle with motivation -- especially after a personal or business failure. Not to be cold, but at some point we all have those moments when either an internal or external forces zaps our motivation. The difference with successful people is that no matter what's going on within them or …

Motivation

Eliminate Workweek Stress By Doing These 13 Things Immediately | Inc.com

Stress is an inevitable part of life (especially do-it-all, go-for-the-goal entrepreneurs), but let's be honest: Life doesn't always have to be as chaotic as it seems. There are things that many of us do to amplify those toxic, overwhelming feelings that leave us feeling defeated, exhausted and …

Time Management

17 Tips That’ll Help You Become More Productive (Really!)

Wasting time is so damn easy; these things will help you stop.<p><i>The reviews for this post have been edited for length and clarity.</i>

Magnesium is essential to your health, but many people don’t get enough of it

Ask most people to name a nutrient lacking in the American diet, and the top answers would probably be calcium, vitamin D or fiber. Though all nutrients are essential for good health, few are more crucial to focus on than magnesium — because we don’t usually get enough in our diet and none of our …

Wellness

9 High-Protein Sandwiches With No Meat

In the world of meal prep and healthy lunch ideas, the humble sandwich often gets overlooked. Which is a shame, because high-quality, 100-percent …

Healthy Eating

There Is a Better Way to Teach Math (and Understand It)

In 1939, the fictional professor J. Abner Pediwell published a curious book called “The Saber-Tooth Curriculum.”<p>Through a series of satirical …

Pedagogy

Eight Reasons Why It's So Hard To Really Change Your Behavior

Changing our behavior is a self-engineering challenge with few equals. I’m talking about long-term, sustained change, not short-run bursts that sputter out before real change happens. Whether the change involves diet, exercise, habits, dependencies or anything else, changing behavior is one of the …

Self-help

The 5 Best Online Resources to Learn Arts and Crafts

It sounds cliché to say, but it couldn’t be more true—technology is changing the world at a rapid pace. Though this idea can seem overwhelming, it ultimately means great things if you’re pursuing a creative career. Now more than ever, the internet has made it easier to both hone your craft and …

Learning

How to build a effective training plan.

So how do you go about improving your chess effectively? That is THE question and there is no one answer. I am a gym trainer, and have many people …

Indie Gaming

The Best Websites for Teaching and Learning Math

We recently sent the call out on our Teacher HELPLINE! for teachers to tell us the best math websites. And wow, did you all come through! We’ve …

Education Technology

7 Subtle Signs You May Have An Anxiety Disorder

We all feel anxious now and then. We may get nervous before taking a test or going to a job interview, but for approximately 18 percent of adults in …

14 Ways to Improve Your Self-Discipline (Infographic)

These simple tricks will help you avoid temptation and reach your goals.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Trying to kick a bad habit? Eat healthier? Go to the gym every day? It’s important to achieve your goals and become your best self, but no one said it'd be easy. It …

Will Power

9 things smart people won’t do

My recent post, 10 Ways Smart People Stay Calm, really struck a nerve. The trick is that managing your emotions is as much about what you won’t do as …

8 Powerful Habits Of Profoundly Influential People

Influential people have a profound impact on everyone they encounter. Yet, they achieve this only because they exert so much influence inside, on themselves.<p>We see only their outside.<p>We see them innovate, speak their mind, and propel themselves forward toward bigger and better things.<p>And, yet, …

Self-improvement

Only You Can Change Your Life

'If you're still looking for that one person to change your life, take a look in the mirror.'<p>This story originally appeared on Lewis Howes<p>"If you're still looking for that one person to change your life, take a look in the mirror."<p>Have you ever found yourself wishing someone would just offer you …

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7 Habits to Build Your Center of Influence | Inc.com

Business is done by and between humans. Business is a relationship. Although humans come in a multitude of sizes, shapes, colors, and cultures, at the end of the day, we can all be reduced to an individualized mix of what Tony Robbins has called the six human needs: certainty, uncertainty, …

Self-improvement

Women Who Do This Every Morning Are Less Anxious and More Productive

When you have an insanely busy week ahead of you, your first instinct may be to make a massive to-do list spanning the professional and the personal. …