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Here's What You Need to be Doing Every Day if You Want an Amazing Life | Inc.com

Successful people are the ones you should want to emulate. They understand that doing things like everyone else only leads to mediocrity. Want ideas on how to live a better life? Here are nearly two dozen daily habits practiced by high achieving executives.<p>1. Biohack your body.<p>"Biohacking is the …

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7 tough lessons people often learn too late in life

Life lessons are full of wisdom because they often have to be learned the hard way. However, the hardest part about that process is realizing that sometimes not every opportunity lasts forever. You finally "get it" long after the fact.<p>If possible, it's best to learn these things sooner rather than …

26 Google Maps Tricks You Need to Try

The mapping product that can do everything can actually do a whole lot more.<p>Features Editor<p>This story originally appeared on PCMag<p>Astral projection is the practice that supposedly allows humans to separate their consciousness from their physical bodies and travel anywhere in the universe. It's all …

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How Amazon innovates in ways that Google and Apple can't

The Echo, Amazon’s voice-controlled speaker, was a big hit this holiday season. Amazon is keeping specific sales figures under wraps, but the company says it sold nine times as many Echo devices during the holidays as it did a year earlier.<p>It’s the latest example of Amazon pioneering a new product …

Innovation

We Need To Spend More Time Questioning Our Technology-Driven Future

Too many people assume that every technological innovation produces profits and social benefits.<p>When a company develops an artificially intelligent machine with an IQ of 500, what happens to the workers it puts on the street? When the first scientists edit human genes with CRISPR, who’s going to …

Freies Sprechen: 5 Tipps für flüssige Vorträge

Haben Sie das auch schon einmal erlebt? Sie hören einem Vortrag zu, doch der <b>Sprecher kommt immer wieder ins Stocken</b>. Schnell bemerken Sie, dass auch …

15 Best Books on Coming Up With Genius Ideas

The old, the new, and the most brilliant ideas.<p>There are thousands of books on creativity and innovation out there. Many are great, some are exceptional, but few stand (or will stand) the test of time. As an author and researcher on innovation myself, I keep a short list of books to recommend to …

Creativity

How Aydin Senkut Helped 11 Different Companies Grow to $1 Billion Each

Over the past 10 years, Aydin and the Felicis Ventures team have helped 11 companies grow to over $1 billion each. They also assisted 36 portfolio companies surpass the $100 million mark. Out of their 180 investments, 60 have turned into notable exits. That would be considered quite a great track …

How Leading Private Equity Firms Put Capital To Work As Economy Slows

With record amounts of capital in private equity firms’ hands waiting to be deployed into new investments, PE funds must put dry powder to work, notwithstanding today’s uncertain economic outlook. But investing at current high acquisition prices while facing the mounting prospect of a downturn …

Want to Be More Creative? Get Bored

Scientists and this mega best-selling author agree on the big-time benefits of being bored.<p>Here's a question for you. What do you do when you're waiting in line at the store, sitting in a traffic jam on the highway, or otherwise have a few minutes of time to pass and have nothing else to do?<p>If …

Creativity

Platforms are the real powerhouses in Silicon Valley’s business landscape

One of the most important lessons that Silicon Valley learned, that gives it a strategic advantage, is to think bigger than products and business models: it builds platforms.<p>The fastest growing and most disruptive companies in history — Google, Amazon, Uber, AirBnb, and eBay—aren’t focused on …

Innovation

How to Create a Brand Strategy for Your Business

In today’s marketplace more people than ever are starting their own businesses. Whether they’re small, local shops dedicated in serving the community …

Google and Apple: the High-Tech Hippies of Silicon Valley

<i>Why are the two companies spending billions to build offices that look lifted straight from the 1960s?</i><p>For all the talk of “disruption” coming out of Silicon Valley, one thing that has tended to remain stubbornly stuck in the past is tech companies’ architecture. Many of today’s most innovative …

34 Remarkable and Surprising Things About The Future

I’ve been reading and thinking about the future a lot recently, and decided to spend a week “nerding out” at Singularity University, to satisfy my …

Wieso das Internet voll von Verschwörungstheorien ist

Steckt die CIA hinter 9/11? Haben Flüchtlinge ein Mädchen vergewaltigt? Solche Gerüchte halten sich hartnäckig - weil es im Internet so leicht fällt, …

Isaac Asimov on How To Discover New Ideas

I<p>deas lead to innovation. Naturally, we’re always looking for the next big idea that can change the world, but that’s easier said than done.<p>So how …

Creativity

Mit diesen 10 Tipps wird deine nächste Präsentation der Knaller

Zu einer gelungenen Präsentation gehören nicht nur schicke Folien, sondern auch ein überzeugender Vortragsstil. Wir nennen euch zehn grundlegende …

How successful people beat stress

<i>This post originally appeared at LinkedIn. Follow the author here.</i><p>There are two kinds of people in this world: those who believe they can make things happen and those who believe things happen to <i>them</i>.<p>The first group are convinced that the outcome of their lives and careers is more or less in their …

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Körpersprache deuten: So dechiffrieren Sie Gesten

Unser Körper spricht. Immer – auch wenn wir schweigen. Und selbst wenn wir reden, sprechen wir stets zwei Sprachen: die der Worte und die des …

"Die Sinne sind wichtiger als das Denken"

Stress, Depressionen, Überforderung? Der Philosoph Wilhelm Schmid warnt vor überzogenen Ansprüchen ans eigene Leben - und verrät, was Menschen …

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3 Easy Ways to Exercise Your Brain’s Creativity

While on summer vacation, try honing your creativity in these 3 easy ways as pointed out by Balder Onarheim of the Copenhagen Institute of Neurocreativity: you can have creativity without innovation, but you can't have innovation without creativity!<p>I met Balder Onarheim earlier this summer during a …

Creativity

Survival skills: Business models for startups and large companies

A world's expert explains the essential elements you need to develop a profitable and successful business. Required reading for every …

Innovation

3 Unexpected Ways to Get More Innovative

What if the groundwork of your innovation has already been laid for you? What if there were enormous databases of information and ideas out there for anyone to use? This is exactly what the basic infrastructures that power our everyday lives offer us. Think of all the governmental organizations, …

The Science of Creativity

Struggle with creative ideas? Read on to learn the science behind creativity and how to become more creative.

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4 Reasons You Can't Brainstorm Creative Ideas – And What You Should Do Instead – Learn

<i>Brainstorming is de rigueur in almost every professional environment.</i><p>Managers think that to get to the heart of an issue and get the best out of …