Sharon Faith Graves

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Why Deeply Intelligent People Don't Try to Think Themselves Out of Unhappiness | Inc.com

Even the smartest and most successful people are unhappy. Take one of my clients, I'll call him George, for example.<p>George is a key player in a large tech firm. He's not only a driven team leader always aiming to improve performance, he's also intelligent, wealthy, and--you guessed it--unhappy.<p>He's …

Happiness

Meet The Woman Who Wants To Change The Way You Buy Your iPhone

The mall is dying — but Apple's retail chief Angela Ahrendts is reimagining the company's stores anyway.<p><b>It's 11:30 p.m. on a Thursday</b>, and Silicon Valley has gone quiet for the night. The streets are largely empty, the corporate campuses dark. But in a sea of vacant office parks, the lights are on …

Chicago River

The 4-Step Process That Mentally Strong People Use to Make Quick Decisions | Inc.com

Whether it's from fear, slow to take action or a multitude of other potential causes, indecision is the kryptonite to growth.<p>It's better to make a decision and it is the wrong one than to not make a decision for fear of it being the wrong one. When you make a decision regardless of the result, …

Employment

Prince George and Princess Charlotte may never live in Buckingham Palace

What does this mean?<p><b>From the Editors of GoodToKnow</b> <b><br>Words by Rachael Martin</b><p>Although they are no stranger to the grand halls of Buckingham Palace, the …

Buckingham Palace

The $999, eyebrow-raising iPhone X: David Pogue's hands-on review

Ten years ago, the world got its hands on the very first iPhone.<p>On Tuesday, we got our hands on the 10th annual upgrade to that historic machine: the …

Mobile Technology

The Couple Next Door

• <b>Author:</b> Shari Lapena<p><b>AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER</b><p><b>Shari Lapena’s new thriller, A STRANGER IN THE HOUSE, is available now from Viking Books!</b><p><b>People</b><p><b>“Provocative and shocking.” —Lisa Gardner, New York Times bestselling author of Find Her</b><p><b>“I read this novel at one sitting, absolutely riveted by the</b> …

A Timeline of Princess Diana's Last Summer

Prince Charles

Apple HomePod speaker favors sound over Siri

Apparently Apple knows Siri kinda sucks, because it was the last thing mentioned in the unveiling of the new HomePod speaker. That’s why it’s dumpily named as a successor to the iPod, not Apple’s old-but-unwise voice assistant.<p>The $349 HomePod Wi-Fi speaker has seven beam-forming tweeters, a custom …

HomePod

10 Topics to Warm Up the Writing Muscle

Sometimes we sit at our desks to write and can’t think of anything to write about. We face the blank page. <i>We sit there until blood pours from our</i> …

Creative Writing

7 No B.S. Tips for Getting Freelance Writing Work

Writers are broke.<p>It’s a vocation. Not really a career.<p>It can be fun. But not lucrative.<p>That’s all B.S.<p>Writing is <i>not</i> fun. It’s a daily slog. …

Christopher Walken

American Writers Museum sneak peek: far-reaching, dramatic

An American Writers Museum could be a dry, uninviting place, like a novel left so long on the shelf that its cover is dusty, its pages brittle.<p>The new Chicago institution bearing that name — and the only one of its kind in the nation, its makers say — is more like something hot off the presses and …

Chicago River

Writing Groups 101: How to Find Your Perfect Match

Writing can be lonely. And when you’re working alone, it can be hard to know if your words are right on track or if they’re way off the mark. Why not …

Creative Writing

How to Get Your Writing Noticed

Don’t post it all over social media. Especially if you’re a new writer, people don’t really care about you. Not yet.<p>Don’t shout it out loud and wave …

Want to write a book? Stop talking about it. Entirely.

There’s an old Korean saying that my mother is fond of repeating: “You have nothing to fear from someone who threatens that he is going to kill you tomorrow.” In other words, if the speaker’s true intention were to kill you, he would have done it already. He would not have told you he was going to …

Prince Harry Admits He ''Shut Down All of His Emotions'' After Princess Diana's Death: Being Sad ''Wouldn't Bring Her Back''

<b>Prince Harry</b> is opening up like he never has before.<p>While we know that the royal is a massive supporter of changing the stigma around mental …

Rumor claims Apple TV to add multi-user login and Picture-in-Picture video with tvOS 11

Apple will almost certainly unveil tvOS 11 (along with iOS 11, macOS 10.13 and watchOS 4) at WWDC in June, but not much has been said about what new stuff these software updates will bring.<p>According to a unverified report from The Verifier published today, the Apple TV is set for a significant …

Prince Harry

11 Nutrition Label Ingredients That Are Basically Code for "Sugar"

While I'd like to think that food manufacturers want the American public to eat healthfully, one glance at a nutrition label tells a different story. …

Update every Apple device you have as soon as possible

If you’re reading this on an Apple device, stop. Go update it.<p>Today, Apple released updates to the operating systems behind all its most popular devices—including the iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, Apple TV, and Apple computers—and although the company often updates its operating systems with minor …

Apple Watch

15 Quotes That Bring You Inner Peace to Cope with Tough Times

Finding inner peace is the one of the most important goals for most people on Earth, even though it can be quite difficult.<p>However, we are all …

Why the Mediterranean diet is still the best way to lose weight

The diet industry is riddled with fads — from gluten-free to intermittent fasting to juice cleanses. But one popular healthy eating plan has been …

Mental Health

Apple Pencil 2 Will Magnetically Attach to an iPad, Report Claims

Apple will reportedly release an upgraded, second-generation version of the Apple Pencil alongside new iPad Pro models this year, according to a new …

The simple morning trick that puts this spiritual leader in an amazing mood

It’s hard to feel invincible first thing in the morning—say, if you roll out of bed already exhausted, are running late, or the view outside (dark …

How Steve Jobs broke the carriers’ backs with Apple’s first iPhone

<i>Much has been said about the original iPhone’s success factors: an innovative multi-touch interface, a never-seen-before combination of cell phone, iPod, and internet “navigator.” All good, but missing one crucial element: removing the carrier’s control on the iPhone’s features and content.</i><p>The …

App Store

Foods That Keep Metabolism Burning at Max Efficiency

While it sometimes feels like the speed at which your metabolism is burning can seem out of your control, certain foods and habits can promote a …

Nutrition

See for Yourself If Obamacare Increased Health Care Costs

Companies took advantage of these lower-cost and flexible plans. Third, home health care took off, growing by 32.5 percent a year.<p>Between 1983 and …