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7 ways to reshape your brain and learn anything

But what's the best way to make sure you learn and don't forget? After all, you can fish all day, but you won't eat if your fish all jump out and wriggle back out of the boat.<p>Barbara Oakley, professor of engineering at Oakland University in Rochester, Michigan, has ransacked available scientific …

University of California

9 Powerful Tony Robbins Quotes That Will Redefine Your Quest for Success

Check out the fire walker's words of wisdom to help you realize your potential, both in the office and throughout your life.<p>Motivational mogul Tony Robbins grew up understanding the difficulty of making ends meet, his family often unable to afford Thanksgiving feasts or Christmas presents. Yet, a …

Motivation

Success Lessons From The World's Biggest Rejects: Steve Jobs, Michael Jordan, Meryl Streep and 10 More

People dismissed them for lacking talent, intelligence, imagination, and even good looks--but they succeeded anyway. Here's why.<p>The road to success can be long, winding, lonely, and difficult.<p>But sometimes we forget. And when we run into obstacles, we think it's a sign that we're on the wrong path, …

Want to Lead an Epic Life? This 1 Word Will Make All the Difference

Think deeply. Act accordingly.<p>The world we live in, with its constant alerts and notifications, is built to distract. In a few short years, we've been conditioned to constantly seek diversion--leaving us less time to work on the more important things.<p>But let's get one thing straight:<p>You can't rush …

You Need To Give Up These Toxic Habits If You Want To Be Confident And Successful

Confidence plays a huge role in your success  —  eliminating these bad habits will immediately boost your self-esteem.<p>According to a study from the University of Melbourne, individuals that gain high confidence are more likely to earn high wages and be promoted earlier and more frequently.<p>If you …

Motivation

You Are Hidden Beauty Waiting To Be Discovered

By Nikita Gill,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/2rGHy1S<p>You are a story made of journeys and scars and pain and there is something incredible about …

5 Inspiring TED Talks That Will Free You to Be Happy and Successful

What’s the secret to happiness and achievement? Sometimes it’s not so much what you do as what you stop doing. That’s the lesson behind some of the …

8 Sleep Experts on What to Do When You Can’t Turn Off Your Thoughts at Night

Some nights, it’s like you can’t get your brain to shut up long enough for you to fall asleep. You’re mentally reviewing the day you just completed …

University of Oxford

AR Rahman and the Art of Focus

Image: Anup Sugunan<p>Soon after I got out of AR Rahman’s North Mumbai home (which also doubles up as his studio), I went online. To look up ‘Munbe Vaa, …

What You Need to Know and Do When Tough Times Hit Hard

Tough times don't last. Tough people do.<p>It's inevitable that all of us are going to experience some tough times, and that all of us are going to be hard one time or another, the most important thing about making through these difficult times is how we approach it.<p>Here is what we need to know and …