Shantanu Dwivedi

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If You Think Other People’s Life Is Better Than Yours…

image by neogabox<p>Everyone has problems. Look at Keira Knightly, who is gorgeous, rich, and successful at such a young age and yet has major …

10 Choices You Won’t Regret In 10 Years. Can We All Agree To Start Doing #4 Now?

Marc and Angel Chernoff are two inspirational writers, life hackers, and authors of <i>1000 Little Things Happy Successful People Do Differently</i>. Here’s …

Is FOWOT Controlling Your Life?

FOWOT. It's insidious and affects a huge number of people. It undermines many behaviors and can limit our growth and development.<p>What is it? Fear of what others think!<p>How many times have you felt silly, humiliated, shamed, embarrassed or shy? Have you ever wondered what causes those feelings? Ever …

Can we break free from the fear of missing out? – Jacob Burak

Here’s a test you might enjoy: rate these scenarios on a number scale, ranging from 1 for mild discomfort to 7 for outrageous distress.<p>Scenario 1: …

28 Secrets of Exceptionally Productive People | Inc.com

Occasionally, I stumble on my own productivity tools and strategies, but mostly I borrow them from others.<p>So does Ryan Holiday, the author of the best-selling The Obstacle Is the Way (a really great book) and the compulsively readable <i>Trust Me, I'm Lying: Confessions of a Media Manipulator.</i><p>He's also …

Productivity

Mapping What You Cannot See, Cannot Know, Cannot Visit

When I was a boy I had a globe. I could take it in my hands, rest it on my lap, give it a spin and look down on Africa, Europe, North America and Asia spinning by.<p>In 1961 (I was 13), cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin left the planet and got high enough to look down on the real Earth spinning beneath him. He …

Florence, Tuscany, and Umbria, Italy Travel Guide: Pisa, Siena, Assisi, Gubbio, Orvieto, Perugia, Arezzo, Grosseto, Livorno, Lucca. Illustrated Guide, Phrasebook, Maps. (Mobi Travel)

• <b>Author:</b> MobileReference<p>This guide is designed for optimal navigation on eReaders, smartphones, and other mobile electronic devices. It is indexed alphabetically and by category, making it easier to access individual articles. Articles feature information about attractions, landmarks, districts, …

Is your boss a coward?

Conflict. Confrontation. Issues. Nobody wants to deal with any of these things in the office. But what if you need your boss to be bold? Or what if you find yourself in the midst of an argument at work?<p>The last thing you want is a cowardice supervisor or an embarrassing reaction. LinkedIn …

Self-help

Should you charge for work that went nowhere?

One dissatisfied customer could mean you don’t get invited to pitch for others’ business.<p><i>Q. We bill by the hour for our consulting work. When we go down the wrong path, for instance by pursuing a mistaken strategy for a client and then changing tack when we get more information, is it ethical to</i> …

Ethics

Surf’s up! A new way to see progress in work and life

Tiger Woods

Entrepreneurs, don't just sell the sizzle

<b>Hi Gladys, I recently took a customer service webinar. And the main part of the training was about employees having a good attitude toward the customer. The entire training was centered around the qualities needed that lead to a good attitude such as, patience, use of positive language, being calm</b> …

Layered Glass Table Concept Creates a Cross-Section of the Ocean | Colossal

<p>We’ve seen no shortage of projects using layers of glass to simulate bodies of water the last few days. First we had glass sculptures by Ben Young, …

A Convincing Theory About Human Evolution

No ape had done that before.<p>It was an important milestone in the story of human evolution.<p>The ancestor in question, Homo erectus, could use simple tools and hunt. His diet was more meat-based than plant-based. Meat has more calories than food derived from plants. Humans had transformed themselves …