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Want to Be More Resilient? Do These 3 Things

Counterintuitive advice to building your resilience<p>Rest is for the weak and weary. Right? Wrong. So, <i>so</i> wrong. As human beings, we've somehow created thisrace against ourselvesto go harder and push longer until we can't take it, and then, we pick ourselves up, brush ourselves off and beat ourselves …

Work from Home

Steve Jobs's 1 Simple Habit to Boost Happiness, Productivity, and Creativity

Follow in the footsteps of Steve Jobs and many other greats with this one habit for improving productivity, health, creativity, and happiness.<p>More than 2,400 years ago, Hippocrates stated, "walking is man's best medicine." While this was shared from a health perspective, walking being your best …

Creativity

You only have so much time and money. Here’s how to use it to do the most good.

Grist Action Guide<p>Supported by:<p>Planning matters: Budget time and money for your favorite causes<p>A recent Atlantic article argued that Donald Trump’s …

Indiana University

From paradise islands to mountaintop resorts – the unbelievable properties set to star in series two of Amazing Hotels: Life Beyond the Lobby

This is what a week in the life of a professional travel blogger is really like

The world of Blogging is so new, and it seems completely alien to most people on the outside looking in.<p>I can tell you that as a full-time blogger …

Social Media

Why You Should Wake Up at 5 A.M. Every Day

Even if you're not an early riser, changing your routine could improve your productivity.<p>I used to wake up before dawn. My roommate and I would stumble down the streets of NYC at 5 in the morning and talk about anything and everything our brains could handle. (As for why we decided to wake up at …

Time Management

Improve Your Financial Picture: 100+ Ideas

I don't have to tell you this, but money matters. Even if you consider yourself a card-carrying minimalist who thinks "materialism" is a dirty word, …

Why Disconnecting From The Internet Improves Your Focus

This curated column is authored by Darius Foroux, Founder ofThe post Why Disconnecting From The Internet Improves Your Focus appeared first on …

Trump’s proposed increase in US military spending is almost as big as Russia’s entire defense budget

As US president Donald Trump was proposing a $54 billion defense spending hike on March 16, something rather different was happening in Russia. With its economy sputtering, there are reports that it could slash its military budget by 25%.<p>The actual figure is actually more likely to be around 5%, …

Military Spending

Tasmanian family refuses to pay council tax on 'God's land'

The Beerepoot family have not paid their rates for seven years, according to the council, and say that doing so would be bowing down to a false god<p>A Tasmanian family has refused to pay council rates for seven years because they believe the land belongs to God.<p>The Beerepoot family own the Melita …

Shell’s finance chief exits with €2.3m payoff

Working memory is key to focus, and you can improve it it in 3 simple steps

No matter how hard you try to keep your thoughts in order, ideas continue to bounce wildly around, beating at your limited attention.<p>While working on a project, all of a sudden you start thinking about what you're going to make for dinner or a conversation you had with a friend a few nights ago.<p>The …

Rare chance to buy entire slice of Chelsea that could bring in £1.34m a year

Central London’s high-end property sector has been on a bumpy ride of late. But when a market is volatile, many investors run to safety, seeking out quality and historically appealing locations.<p>Step in property developer Residential Land. It is quietly marketing an opportunity to invest in an …

Stop Trying to Close and Do This Instead

Play the long game, be patient and succeed.<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you clicked on this article and I immediately tried to sell my app/product/service, the vast majority would close this page, and rightfully leave with a bad taste in their mouths. …

Marketing

Basic Math to Get Rich By Investing in Stocks

A financial planner explains how to start investing with $100

You see, if you save $100 in your sock drawer, 30 years from now when you go to check on it, you will still only have $100.<p>Conversely, if you invest $100 in a mutual fund, even if you never made another investment, with a 7% annual return it has the potential to grow to $761.23 after 30 years with …

Why Keeping a Daily Journal Could Change Your Life

<i>“The life of every man is a diary in which he means to write one story, and writes another; and his humblest hour is when he compares the volume as</i> …

Daniel Craig need not apply - MI6 looks to 'tap up' new spies | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain’s MI6 spy agency will go back to its old, informal “tap on the shoulder” method of hiring new agents in a bid to find more black and Asian recruits.<p>The MI6 Vauxhall Cross building raises the Rainbow Flag to mark its support for the International Day Against Homophobia, …