Silvia Camacho

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5 things positive people never do

I make an effort to surround myself with positive people. Positive thinking is a cornerstone of mental toughness because positivity creates a mindset …

Happiness

The best biographies and autobiographies ever written

<b>Our critics chose the greatest memoirs and biographies ever written, from the definitive biography of Winston Churchill to a dazzling graphic novel about a young girl's coming-of-age in Iran</b><p><b>Lives of the Caesars</b> by Suetonius (c121AD)<p>Suetonius was private secretary to the emperor Hadrian and although …

All humans are motivated by three things

At the core of every thought & every action lie three motives.• to seek pleasure and avoid pain;<br>• to seek hope and avoid fear;<br>• to seek social acceptance …

Self-made millionaire: Here's why you should work on holidays

Self-made millionaire Grant Cardone believes in logging a lot of hours, even on weekends and holidays. "There are 168 hours in a week. You should be …

Sprints: The secret technique to getting more done in less time

Work overload is a distraction. Many people struggle to find the willpower and energy to focus on what’s really important.<p>Starting today, reclaim …

9 Proven Anxiety-Reducing Strategies For Introverts At Networking Events

Networking events can be a huge source of stress and anxiety: a room full of strangers, potentially-awkward interactions and conversations you don’t know how to start…or end. You’re not sure what to wear, let alone what to say. You’re thinking to yourself, “Do I have food in my teeth? Shall I go …

Self-help

How to Build Strong Self-Esteem in Your Child

A healthy sense of self-esteem is one of the most important foundations that can be developed in a child. It is one of the keys to a child's health …

Self-help

Six Surefire Tips to Improve Your Writing

Laptop to Bookstore #2Birthing a novel is a daunting task and getting your baby published can be even harder.Once you’ve come up with your great idea …

Writing

Here’s how much you need to save each month to be a millionaire in 10 years

Becoming a millionaire isn't the challenge it once was. In fact, you may already be on track to reach seven figures by age 67.<p>But what if you want to …

5 Books That Will Inspire You to Never Give Up on Your Dreams

Sometimes, all you need is a reminder of where you're headed.<p>I am an avid reader. I read because there is so much incredible material out there to learn from, but I also read to stay inspired. In the same way movies and YouTube montages and podcasts inspire, books can have a tremendous impact on …

28 Pieces From 2015 That Should Be Required Reading For Women

Add these to your list, stat.<p>If eyes are a window into the soul, writing is a window into an author's mind. And very often, that mind is dizzyingly interesting and contains insights about our world that we didn't quite know how to articulate on our own.<p>In a media landscape filled with tweets and …

Feminism

Books That Changed My Mind This Year: CEO Selections

A good book will make you think; a really good book will change the way you do it. <i>Fortune</i> asked 18 CEOs, luminaries, and rising stars to name the one …

Employability: which university is doing the best by its students?

Universities’ frequent claims to prioritise the creation of work-ready graduates can come across as hollow clichés, with little material impact on …

A talk with John Hattie about inclusive education, teacher training and learning styles

Last week I had the chance to talk with John Hattie with a couple of other teachers and teacher trainers from Flanders as part of the Make Learning …

Pedagogy

12 investing books to read if you want to get rich

"On average, millionaires invest 20% of their household income each year. Their wealth isn't measured by the amount they make each year, but by how they've saved and invested over time," writes Ramit Sethi in his New York Times bestseller, "I Will Teach You To Be Rich."<p>To help you get started, we …

Investing