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17 Bad Habits You Need to Kill in 2017 to Be More Successful

Finally take control of your destiny by deleting the negative habits that have been dragging you down.<p>Many of you will resolve to start a new positive habit in 2017. Adding good habits can be fun, but unfortunately (most of the time), they don't work. Approximately 38 percent of Americans will make …

6 Ways to Just Get Things Done Already

Is procrastination killing your dreams and sucking the life out of you every day? Wouldn’t it feel great to just get off your butt and start moving …

Are You Lacking Focus? This Easy Week-Long Ritual Can Help

This short exercise helps clear the mental underbrush. And the biggest skeptics need it the most!<p>You know the benefits of meditation. But still, you don't do it. Hmmm.<p>Maybe it's time to consider an alternate approach. Not an alterna-<i>tive</i>--I have no doubt that meditation is everything you've heard. …

Learning how to study is key to your child’s revision plan

The Easter holidays are upon us: a break full of joy and chocolate for younger children, but for those old enough to be concerned about important exams, a time of revision, and more revision. Candidates for GCSEs, AS-levels and A-levels, and their parents, will spend the next few weeks either …

10 Wildly Successful People on How They View Failure

Whether you’re an author, an entrepreneur or a musician, the road to success is often paved with rejection and failure. The difference between those …

13 automation apps and tools to streamline your whole life

In today's age of automation, there's simply no reason you should spend precious seconds every morning brewing coffee when you could be catching an …

An entrepreneur who quit her day job outlines 3 reasons her business can earn up to $20,000 a month

Today, her consulting business earns $15,000-$20,000 a month.<p>She's able to charge over $1,000 for one-on-one coaching, and sell her insights in the form of courses for up to $975.<p>How does she do it? Romans shared with Business Insider her top three pieces of advice for would-be entrepreneurs who …

Surprisingly Simple Hacks to Make You Super Productive

In his 2012 bestseller, <i>The Power of Habit</i>, Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter Charles Duhigg helped readers understand why they eat those cookies every …

Top 9 Habits To Stay Happy And Motivated In Your Life

“Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.”― Plato<p>Yes! Life is a battle, and we can make it better, we can run our life smoothly …

What Makes A Startup Thrive? 100 Lessons Learned The Hard Way

When you go out to raise capital there are many things that you need to know in order to have your company at a stage in which it is thriving in …

5 Ways to Live a Successful Life - Inspirational Images and Quotes

The technology behind HealThruWords® 60-Second Mindful Moments<p>HealThruWords® uses its heart-powered Encoded Healing Technology™ to impress the …

15 ways to stay focused all day, according to scientists

What was I doing again?<p>We've all had days where we can't seem to focus, asking that question too many times to count. For some of us, those days are …

Emotional Intelligence Can Boost Your Career And Save Your Life

There is a time in the life of every predicament where it is ripe for resolution. Emotions provide the cue to act when a problem is big enough to see, yet still small enough to solve. By understanding your emotions, you can move adeptly through your current challenges and prevent future …

Emotional Intelligence

These 6 Amazing Things Will Happen If You Read Before Bed

Your mind is the most powerful tool you have for the creation of good in your life, but if not <i>used</i> correctly, can also be the most destructive force …

Work Smarter Not Harder in 2016 – Inner Circle Labs | Public Relations Experts Based in San Francisco

Last month you – like many people around the world – probably made a promise to yourself to make some kind of change in your life. We often see the …

6 Keys to High Performance

The other day I was talking to a novelist and she said, “In the next ten months I want to accomplish five things. First I will…Then…And also…” She …

Essential Running Gear That You Already Have

No matter what people say, running is an expensive sport. While we don’t need as much gear as a multi-sport athlete competing in triathlon does, we …

The Two-minute Power Pose That Can Boost Your Performance

A two-minute power pose can help boost your performance, whether it is to excel in a job interview, nail a presentation or get leverage in critical …

7 Things Your Teenager Needs To Know To Become Wealthy

Hopefully you teach your kids good manners, positive values, and how to eat a healthy diet. But do you teach them about achieving financial security? Do you actually know <i>what</i> to tell them about money?<p>Recently I had the chance to sit down and interview Mike Zisa. Zisa is the author of the new book</i> …