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Why 'The Seven' Morning Routine Is So Important | Inc.com

This one is starting to go viral.<p>Thousands of people are following a morning routine called "The Seven," which I invented to help you gain focus and plan your day. Each day, I receive a few dozen emails, tweets, Facebook comments, and even phone calls from people who have carved out just seven …

5 Ways to Master the Art of Letting Go

We've all had to let go of things at some point or another. Whether it be a pet, friend, boyfriend, or simply graduating high school. We are constantly ending chapters in order to start new chapters.<p>Though age and experience can make it a little easier to let go and move forward, completely letting …

The Mechanics of Preventing Procrastination

A new study finds that thinking about far-off events in terms of days, rather than years, makes people get started sooner.<p>Procrastination is, in essence, stealing from yourself. The reason goals are so hard to reach, many psychologists think, is because each person believes they are really two …

Procrastination

In Finland's 'open prisons,' inmates have the keys

To find the inmates at the prison in Kerava, Finland, just walk down a tree-lined path and open the door to the greenhouse.<p>“It’s quite relaxing to be here,” says Hannu Kallio, a convicted drug smuggler. “We have bunnies.”<p>The 70 inmates in this facility go to work every day in the greenhouse. Today, …

Raising Lady Gaga: Cynthia Germanotta on Why It’s Time for an Emotion Revolution

Cynthia Germanotta, president of Born This Way Foundation and mother of Lady Gaga, writes about raising her unique daughter and the Emotion …

Mental Health

Liquid engineering: Meet the man who builds houses with water

<b>(CNN) —</b> Would you build a house with water?<p>Hungarian architect Matyas Gutai believes that water is the perfect material for keeping a house at a comfortable temperature.<p>And while that doesn't mean that he can do away with traditional materials like bricks, cement, and plaster, his system promotes a …

Female Scientists Who Changed the World

A new book out Tuesday challenges the male-centric history of science. Women haven’t just succeeded in this industry, argues author Rachel Swaby, …

The Secret to Never Being Frustrated Again

We all get frustrated.<p>The guy in front of you is driving like an idiot. Your boss is being a jerk. Your partner isn’t listening.<p>And sometimes these …

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Brain knows how to stop thinking, start learning

Anyone who's ever learned music probably remembers reaching a point when they just played without "thinking" about the notes.<p>It turns out that a little bit of disconnect goes a long way in learning motor tasks, according to a study published online Monday in the journal Nature Neuroscience.<p>The …

Zero Waste: 7 Ways You Can Protect the Environment When You Shop

Protect the environment and reduce waste when shopping for groceries by using these seven tips.<p>We’ve all gotten the memo: Bring a reusable bag for …

Zero Waste Grocery Stores Thrive In France

Zero waste grocery stores are thriving in France. Customers bring their own containers and buy in bulk with no packaging waste and get fresh food for …

Why Leaving Your Comfort Zone Can Be So Rewarding

You’ll lead a more fulfilled life<p>Comfort can lead to laziness, and as we’ve already touched on stepping outside of our comfort zone can lead to heightened activity and optimal performance.<p>Comfort may feel good in the short term, but as Ran Zilca, explains on Psychology Today, sacrificing …

Making a Tough Decision? Ask These Five Questions First. | Inc.com

Leading is mostly about making decisions. Sometimes you have the wind to your back and those decisions are easy, but in most cases the wind pushes against you, making decisions anything but easy.<p>The same applies in our personal lives. Decisions are tough, rarely clear-cut, and often made with less …

Harmful Blooms Of Algae Could Be Turned Into Biofuel

One waterway's trash could be humanity's treasure<p>Pollution in waterways can cause terrible algae blooms that choke out marine life and contaminate water supplies. In some places, the blooms are so big that they are visible from space.<p>In research presented at the annual meeting of the American …

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Being a diplomatic vegan

<b>As some might know, I come from a diplomatic background.</b> This means that, above all, I’ve been trained to be tactful, perhaps to a fault on occasion. …