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If You Have This Key Behavior, You'll Be More Successful Than 90% Of People

An important CEO decided to retire from his chocolate-making business empire that he had spent the past 40 years building. Gathering his two sons …

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Bedroom Design Ideas for Season 2017 / 2018

In this article, we are going to explore the challenges in front of the organization of the sleeping arrangements in small urban dwellings. We will …

Furniture Design

Discover Tanzania's New Luxury Safari Camp: The Highlands

Asilia Africa takes glamping to the Ngorongoro Crater<p>Until now, the Ngorongoro Crater Conservation Area in Tanzania has been the domain of Masai herders, but all that changed this year with the otherworldly arrival of East African safari powerhouse Asilia’s hotly anticipated new camp, the …

The Most Dangerous Mindset That Is Killing Your Success, and How to Silence It

Positive mindsets are not enough to achieve our goals. We must shed the negative mindsets that undermine our beliefs that we are capable of greatness.<p>Mindset is the single most important factor in stabilizing our challenges. I intentionally use the word "stabilize" because the truth is that life …

This is how to recharge your brain, according to science

During the summer school holidays, the social rhythm of life can become as crazed as a Keith Moon drum solo. So it’s important to remember to switch …

The Brain

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10 Simple Habits of Insanely Productive People

Surround yourself with inspiring, sharp, and positive people.<p><i>What are some uncommon ways to work smarter instead of harder? originally appeared on Quora --the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Nelson Wang, founder of</b> …

Top 20 Greenhouse Designs and Costs

Growing your own vegetables becomes more and more popular nowadays considering all the people who are against GMOs. Setting up a greenhouse can often …

4 Scientifically Proven Steps to Resetting Your Brain

Making difficult changes is easier when you follow four simple steps.<p>Change is something everyone grapples with--whether it's kicking a bad habit, coming up with new and original ideas, shifting a business focus, changing behaviors, changing company culture, or trying to change the world. Certainly …

27 Gorgeous Front Entry Doors That Make A Strong First Impression

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Interior Design

How To Become 20 Percent Happier Through One Mental Exercise

<i>This post was originally published on Techealthiest.</i><p>Do you REALLY want to know an easy way to find headspace and live a happier life?<p>After helping thousands of New Yorkers achieve success with their therapeutic goals, I've learned a shortcut or two for finding psychological lightness and increasing …

30 easy hacks that will make you feel better about life

Real talk: You want to be happier, but you don’t want to do anything dramatic, like working out twice a day or making five new friends. Instead, we …

How to See Through These 3 Hardball Negotiation Tactics

In my new book Negotiating the Impossible, I offer numerous principles and tactics for negotiating effectively when things get ugly — especially when you don’t have sufficient “money or muscle” to use as leverage. This could be a deadlocked deal, an escalating conflict, or any situation where there …

This Man Stretched 10 Minutes a Day for a Month. Here’s What Happened

Turns out, a loose muscle is a strong muscle.<p>Like most guys, I hated stretching. Why waste time sitting around when I could be out running?<p>It hurt to learn that I was wrong—throbbed like hell, actually. I hurt my hip trying a leg workout and going running the same day, and had to shut down.<p>I called …

Articles about 6 super sleek staircases on Dwell.com - Dwell

If your M.O. is making your kitchen more compact and streamlined, then look no further than these clean-lined options.<p>Although she probably hasn’t told you, we’re pretty sure she has plenty of scarves already.<p>Matt Randall, founder and CEO of Twyla, has launched an online space where consumers are …

Logging

23 Best Productivity Hacks of the Year

Dominate with these helpful productivity tips.<p><b>1. Turn Off Alerts</b><p>It's terribly tough to get into your Zen zone when your phone is buzzing every few minutes. Depending on how chatty your phone is, you may get notifications for everything from emails to retweets. It's essential you shut these …

How To Remember 90% Of Everything You Learn

Wish you could learn faster?<p>Whether you’re learning Spanish, a new instrument, or a new sport, we could all benefit from accelerated learning. But …

8 Fast Ways to Calm Down When You're Anxious AF

There are plenty of great ways to relax, from sweating it out to doing something nice for others to taking a nice, long stroll in nature. But when …

Yoga

Google Makes $150 Photo Software Suite Free

Today is a great day for those of us who edit photos on a PC or Mac. Google has announced that the entire Nik Collection of image processing tools is now free to download and use.<p>Formerly available at a cost of $150, the suite of seven professional-grade plugins is now available for download …

Tutorials

3 Mindfulness Practices That Blow Meditation Out Of The Water

Michael Singer, author of <i>The Surrender Experiment</i>, tells the story of a conversation he had when he was a young man. At a pause in the conversation, …

Mindfulness

Articles about warm wood floors done right on Dwell.com - Dwell

Timeless, hardwearing, textured, and warm—the benefits of implementing wooden floors into your home are endless.<p>An easy-to-build modular system is the perfect solution for a family in Bend, Oregon.<p>If you're a Skype, Vonage or some other manner of VoIP user, Hulger has a ligneous treat for you.<p>The …

Built Environment

This super tiny cabin lets people sleep in the mountains under the stars

In the northeastern Italy, at an altitude of 6742 feet (or 2,055 meters), lies a single cabin on skis that you can stay the night in.<p>The <i>Starlight …

Zen and the art of getting things done

<b>(CNN) —</b> The new hot trend in Silicon Valley office culture is a Buddh-ish encouragement of workplace mindfulness. Guided meditation is the new free cafeteria meals.<p>But David Allen, the author of the international bestselling productivity bible, Getting Things Done, has been teaching people how to …

Meditation

The one-minute trick that will fix your back pain for good

Bad posture is the cause of a litany of complaints, such as lower back pain, shoulder pain, headaches, jaw problems, and carpal tunnel syndrome, to …

The Top Five On-The-Go Learning Tools For Professionals | Inc.com

If you are someone who is working for a company, or an aspiring entrepreneur, the knowledge that you learn is what makes you marketable.<p>While building Insightfully, I work almost 14 hours a day, but learning about topics such as psychology, marketing, and philosophy topics can help your business …

Learning

How I Eat To Manage My Anxiety

As someone who has battled anxiety for more than 15 years, I have firsthand experience of how debilitating and life-altering it can be. I was …

Harvard Psychologists Suggest Simple Body-Language Tweaks That Instantly Boost Confidence

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7 Counterintuitive Tips For Beating Procrastination

From taking more breaks to shifting your focus away from the task at hand, these tips can help you finally get started.<p>Dr. Joseph Ferrari, a psychologist at DePaul University in Chicago and an expert on procrastination, estimates that 20% of Americans are chronic procrastinators. “They delay at …