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The 10 qualities of an emotionally intelligent person

There are many different kinds of intelligence, and it’s our job to discover what they are and how to integrate them into our lives. Sources of …

Self-improvement

The Correct Way to Fight as a Couple

<i>In Hump Day, award-winning psychotherapist and TV host Dr.</i> <i>Jenn</i> <i>Mann answers your sexiest questions—</i><i>unjudged and unfiltered.</i><p><b>DEAR DR. JENN,</b><p>My boyfriend …

Ariana Grande

Why the old way of parenting no longer works

<b>(CNN) —</b> Every couple of years a book or article arrives diagnosing parents with catastrophic spinelessness. The power pyramid has been inverted, they warn, and the children are in, and therefore out of, control.<p>"Command. Don't ask. Don't negotiate," instructs Leonard Sax in his 2016 book "The …

Parenting

To have what you want, you must give up what’s holding you back

If you pay attention to your life, you’ll begin to see the patterns.<p>In 2005, the National Science Foundation published an article showing that the …

Motivation

The Top Apps for Architects

We all know the common refrain recited by architecture's more experienced practitioners when it comes to technology: "Times were a lot harder for …

Apps

There are three levels of self-awareness you need to hit before you know yourself

Self-awareness is like great sex: everyone thinks they have a ton of it, but in reality no one knows what the fuck they’re doing.<p>The fact is that the majority of our thoughts and actions are on autopilot. This isn’t necessarily a bad thing either. Our habits, routines, impulses, and reactions carry …

Self-help

I've studied happiness for years — here are the 12 best pieces of advice I'm giving my daughter

"Drift" is the decision we make by not deciding, or by making a decision that unleashes consequences for which we don't take responsibility.<p>You go to medical school because both your parents are doctors. You get married because all your friends are getting married. You take a job because someone …

How You Communicate Best In A Relationship, Based On Your Zodiac Sign

Words aren't the only way we communicate. When you're in a relationship, millions and millions of other tiny gestures provide valuable data that can …

How to Be a Resilient Parent

Imagine two equally talented graduates at their first jobs. Within a year, downsizing gets them both laid off. One becomes caught up in thinking he’s …

Important Papers to Locate After Someone Dies

Updated July 16, 2017<p>After someone dies, family members will need to locate all of the decedent's important papers. It will give family members and, …

The Two Most Critical Questions for Every Husband and Wife

The post The Two Most Critical Questions for Every Husband and Wife appeared first on LifeZette.

Want Your Employees to Rave About Your Leadership Skills? Make Sure Any of These 6 Things Happen Daily

It's been found that you can achieve great results and have meaningful relationships at the same time.<p>Whether your company is a startup or an established firm, I want to share about a compelling leadership model that will get the best out of employees.<p>It's based on the seminal research of Dr. Jim …

Cloudflare launches Spectrum to protect almost anything connected to the Internet

For eight years, Cloudflare has made a name for itself by protecting websites against malicious floods of traffic. Now, the company is extending its DDoS safeguards to other services connected to the Internet — like games and email servers, and internet of things (IoT) devices.<p>Spectrum works much …

3 research-based things a doctor says should be part of your weight loss efforts

Imagine that you are running a company, but you cannot get to your goal because all of your good workers keep quitting.<p>For 30 years, your response to …

5 Little Things You Can Do For Your Partner During Hard Times That'll Really Help

Even the happiest, most optimistic peeps out there find themselves in a bad rut from time to time. Life ain't always easy folks. Seeing your partner …

Note to Struggling Couples: These Four Tips Could Save Your Marriage

Sometimes we step into sensitive areas by mistake, and our spouse gets upset. We call it “touching a raw nerve” or “pushing a button.” Many marriage …

5 Psychological Principles for Maintaining a Happy Marriage

It all comes down to prioritizing the positive.<p>By<p>Apr 05 2018, 7:21 PM<p>Marriage takes work. We know this, you know this, everyone knows this. But what …

15 Habits That May Make Someone Irritating Without Realizing It

Someones people may be irritating without realizing it. Whether it's being on their phone when other people are talking to them, or interrupting …

Launch of African cryptocurrency is in the pipeline

JOHANNESBURG - Plans are afoot to launch Africa Master Coin - the continent’s first cryptocurrency - in order to capitalise and enable more foreign …

Do Just 1 Thing Differently to Learn Faster and Remember Longer: No Extra Time, Effort, or Technology Required

You don't even have to change the manner in which you study or practice. You only have to do this.<p>Even though many people feel that success is all about whom you know, success is almost always based on <i>what</i> you know. That's why so many people want to learn faster, retain more information, and …

Leva Husfabrik: Flat-Pack Prefab Summerhouses from Sweden

Our resident Swede, Izabella Simmons, first came across Leva Kungslador in Visby, Sweden, a few years ago, when the shop/gallery/bakery had just …

10 Signs You’re Living on Autopilot

The good news is that you can get your brain off autopilot and train it to wander less.“A human mind is a wandering mind, and a wandering mind is an …

Which Will Take You Farther, Brains or Hard Work?

Surprising research into who succeeds and how they think.<p>Which do you think is more predictive of success, innate ability or hard work? Do you think …

This glass cabin in Iceland lets you watch the Northern Lights from your bed

Want to see the Northern Lights without dealing with the dark and the cold? With this luxury glass cabin in Iceland, you can now do just that. The …

Declutter Your Kids Brain By Doing These 6 Things

When it comes to options, sometimes less is more.<p>Today's children have playrooms stacked to the ceiling with plastic, battery-operated toys of every size, shape, and color. These same kids can watch up to eight hours of TV per day, a number that would have shocked the parents of yesteryear.<p>Growing …

Most People Learn This Important Life Lesson the Hard Way

It pays to be prepared.<p><i>What life lesson did you learn the hard way? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Praveen Tipirneni, CEO of Morphic Therapeutic Inc., on Quora:</b><p>There I was, …

Orange to Roll Out Solar Project Targeting African Consumers

Orange SA plans to distribute as many as 20,000 solar kits in four African countries in partnership with U.K.-based renewable-energy firm BBOXX as an …

Ivory Coast

Are You Being Manipulated?

We all want to get our needs met, but manipulators use underhanded methods. Manipulation is a way to covertly influence someone with indirect, …

19 Great Truths My Grandmother Told Me on Her 90th Birthday

<i>“I have seen and touched and danced and sang and climbed and loved and meditated on a lifetime spent living honestly. Should it all end tonight, I</i> …

Happiness

13 Steps to Better Relationships...And Peace of Mind

I’ve blogged frequently about techniques that you can use when you need more peace of mind. Usually I’ve focused on practices that you can do inside …