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10 Free Tools to Improve Your Life in Less Than a Day (Yes, Really) | Inc.com

After what felt like endless years of school, I can imagine it's tough to force yourself to sit down and learn <i>more</i> things. Without the assistance of a scary-looking teacher peeking over your shoulder, that is.<p>How about I make it a bit easier for you?<p>These 10 free online classes are not only fun, …

MOOCs

5 Inspiring TED Talks That Will Free You to Be Happy and Successful

What’s the secret to happiness and achievement? Sometimes it’s not so much what you do as what you stop doing. That’s the lesson behind some of the …

Motivation

The Mindset Shifts You Need to Meet Any Goal

Overcoming obstacles is a mental game. In the third week of The Goal Standard Challenge, our experts shared strategies that can change everything.<p>Congrats! You’ve completed The Goal Standard’s third week, the first Fight Stage. Things got tough this week. You might have struggled to stay …

3 Things Genuinely Happy People Do Every Day, Says a Life Coach

Although our society rewards us for our personal and professional successes, genuine happiness is arguably one of the most important things in life. …

Happiness

Xiaomi's $150 Redmi Note 4 promises two-day battery life

Last year, hardware maker took the budget smartphone market by storm with its excellent Redmi Note 3, which we named the best $150 handset you could buy at the time.<p>VP Hugo Barra took to the stage in the Indian capital of New Delhi today to reveal the Note 3’s successor, the Redmi Note 4. The …

The Quadrant Method Is The Key To Amazing Storytelling

Image: Matthew Loffhagen<p>Shares 274<p>So you want to write a story. First of all, congratulations! Great authors don’t wait for inspiration – they tackle …

15 Respected Literary Journals and Magazines that Publish Creative Writing

The literary journals and magazines on this list reject the vast majority of what is submitted to them. But they are respected and trusted. Most have …

100 Must-Read Almost-Prize-Winning Books

I had this problem a few years ago where I accidentally read and loved a few Pulitzer Prize-winning novels (<i>Empire Falls</i> and <i>Middlesex</i>) and then, …

Dominated by UK and US authors, this year’s longlist sees five debut novels take on two-time winner JM Coetzee, as well as Deborah Levy and AL Kennedy. The shortlist will be announced on 13 September, with a winner named on 25 October

Books

Honors: Women's Prize, International Dublin Prize Winners; Pat Conroy Literary Center

Awards Lisa McInerney‘s debut The Glorious Heresies has won the Women’s Prize for Fiction, with the committee praising the novel’s “freshness and …

25 American classics everyone should read at least once

Miriam Tuliao, the assistant director of central collection development at the New York Public Library, helped us create a list of 25 American classics everyone should read. From John Steinbeck's masterpiece to Jack Kerouac's "On the Road," these 25 titles are worth your time.<p><i>Do you think another</i> …

These Apps Will Help Kick Your Writing Productivity Into Shape

Writing can be challenging even for the most passionate and driven writer. From writer's block to simply not being focused, there are many ways for a writer to drift into a pattern of not getting it done. More and more writers work from home, which means there are a lot of distractions, and not all …

Chromebooks will kill the Android tablet and be way more attractive

After installing Chrome OS on an old Windows Laptop (Fujitsu Lifebook from 2011), using the CloudReady install from Neverware, and then hunting down …

22 Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes for a Quick Boost of Inspiration

You're reading 22 Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes for a Quick Boost of Inspiration, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. …

12 Less Obvious Books That Can Help You Deal With Anxiety

According to five editors and writers who deal with anxiety themselves.<p>Navigating a list of self-help books aimed at diminishing your anxiety can be, well, anxiety-inducing. Reading a tome, under the assumption that said tome will help quell any lingering sense of panic, is a gamble. What if the …

How to Motivate Yourself: 3 Steps Backed By Science

You make goals… but then you procrastinate.<p>You write a to-do list… but then you don’t follow through.<p>And this happens again and again and again. …

7 Habits That All Great Leaders Have | Inc.com

There's the popular image of great leaders involving lots of stern-faced seriousness and pointing confidently into the future, and then there's real-life great leadership. According to a host of experts, the two often look nothing alike.<p>The charismatic and ever-confident giver of rousing speeches …

Leadership

5 New Literary Magazines to Submit to this August

Small and independent magazines are the lifeblood of the literary scene, providing many emerging writers with their first chance to have their work …

The Best Debut Novels of 2015 So Far

So far, 2015 has offered more than its share of excellent debut novels. Some of these were the first works we’d heard of from the authors in …

Books

10 Classic Books to Reread as an Adult

Books

Nest Cam is a dead easy way to monitor your home remotely

Nest Cam review<p>Slimmer and sleeker design<p>Full HD video recording<p>Built-in mic<p>Setup in 60 seconds<p>Long cable<p>Works over Wi-Fi<p>Scare them away<p>The Nest …

Smart Homes

8 Ways To Accelerate Your Success

Moving rapidly toward your goals can be difficult. In fact, it is impossible until you make fundamental changes to your life.<p>The truth is, we've been raised to be ineffective. We've been trained to be inefficient.<p>We've been sold a lie.<p>We've been taught to live far beneath our potential. We've been …

5 Websites Every Entrepreneur Should Visit Regularly

With a quick keyword search or the click of a button, most entrepreneurs can find answers to questions, resources, or the latest small business …

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Marilyn conquers Zoloft and depression | Dr. William Davis

Marilyn shared her wonderful story of success in reversing decades of depression and anxiety, ridding herself of a prescription antidepressant, while …

All is fair in love & war

The idea of creating something new and imparting stories to her readers is what inspires author Bhaavna Arora to keep writing. “I always wanted to …

Barrie Davenport's Self-Improvement Books

<b>Barrie's Self-Improvement Books</b><p>Thank you for checking out my self-improvement books!<p>My goal with Live Bold and Bloom is to provide you practical, …