Zachary Brown

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11 TED Talks That Show How Weird The Human Mind Really Is

You have less control over your decisions than you think.<p>We use our mind every second of every day, but it's safe to say no one understands exactly …

Introduction to Psychology: A Free Course from Yale University

Taught by Yale professor Paul Bloom, this course presents an Introduction to Psychology and tries to explain what makes us tick:<p>What do your dreams …

A Dozen 20-Minute Workouts You Can Do at Home

Of all the reasons people skip a workout, the weakest is saying, “I couldn’t make it to the gym,” as if the only way your body will ever get faster …

Top 10 Best Exercises to Do at Home with No Equipment

While weight training is perfect to get whatever fitness results you want – losing fat, gaining muscle or keeping fit – the required equipment isn’t …

2 ways to get guaranteed retirement income

<i>My wife and I have about $1 million in stock and bond funds in 401(k)s, IRAs and other retirement accounts, but are wondering whether to buy an annuity when we retire within the next few years. Do you think that's a good idea?--Scott C.</i><p>Ask advisers this question and the answer may depend on how the …

Retirement

The Neuroscience Of Trusting Your Gut

Why should you trust your gut? Because science says it’s the foundation of rational decision making.<p>Say what you will about George W. Bush’s style, but you can’t fault him for having an overly brain-based conception of how to make decisions. As Stephen Colbert famously said, our 43rd president …

Psychology

The Most-Read Leadership Stories Of 2013

While 2012 seemed to be the year of figuring out how you could squeeze the most into each day, the most popular stories of 2013 reveal that you are ready to dive deeper into the mysteries of your subconscious, and the strange ways that habit, personality, and creativity work together to make …

Leadership

Why Self-Awareness Is Key to Effective Leadership

It’s always pleasant, if uncommon, to find out something you’ve long intuitively believed has been, unbeknownst to you, validated by research. This …

Leadership

27 Free Apps That Will Save You So Much Money

*the sound of coins falling into your bank account*

America’s next Iraq disaster: Why the war against ISIS is escalating — more than we know

<b>Scott Walker, Ted Cruz, Rand Paul, Jeb Bush (Reuters/AP/Sara Stathas/Kevin Lamarque/Stephan Savoia/David Manning)</b><p>ISIS poses no significant threat to the American people. So why are calls for troops on the ground increasing?<p>Elias Isquith<p>February 27, 2015 11:28am (UTC)<p>The last time the United States …