Aj Knox

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Seduce Her in 10 Minutes

Seduce her when you first approach<p>Many things run through a woman's mind when you meet. Here's how to go from "hello" to "oh my."<p><b>Your Approach</b>Her brain quickly vets your height and facial symmetry the moment you meet. Now convince her of your character. Approach confidently; don't pretend to bump …

How Successful People Spend Their Weekends

As co-founder of Hotwire.com and CEO of Zillow for the last seven years, 39-year-old Spencer Rascoff fits most people’s definition of success. As a father of three young children, Spencer is a busy guy at home and at work.<p>What’s the one thing that Spencer refuses to do on the weekend? Work—at …

The Persistent Illusion that Prevents Personal Growth

further: feature<p>You might think that a solid, enduring self is the key to happiness and personal growth. But in fact, it’s just the opposite.<p>Let’s go …

The Science of Near-Death Experiences

Empirically investigating brushes with the afterlife<p>Near-death experiences have gotten a lot of attention lately. The 2014 movie <i>Heaven Is for Real</i>, about a young boy who told his parents he had visited heaven while he was having emergency surgery, grossed a respectable $91 million in the United …

No One Will Tell You How Much Time You Should Work Every Day, So I Will

Does it ever feel like the things you want to accomplish always end up on the back burner? If the answer to that question is “yes,” you’re not alone. …

300+ Awesome Free Internet Resources You Should Know

Sit back and let the hottest tech news come to you by the magic of electronic mail.<p>Prefer to get the news as it happens? Follow us on social media.

Now anybody can use Robinhood, the no-fee trading app backed by Snoop Dogg and Marc Andreessen

And after months of waiting, it's now open to anyone who wants to join.<p>Robinhood, a zero-commission brokerage app for iPhone that launched in December to a 700,000-person waitlist, is now available to the general public.<p>Here's why Robinhood is unlike any existing stock market app.<p>For starters, it's …

7 Winning Habits of Millionaires

The author of 'The Millionaire Next Door' died last Saturday in a car crash. His legacy is an understanding of how many wealthy business owners think and act differently from what we might expect.<p><i>The Millionaire Next Door</i> made an impression on me when I first picked it up in the late 1990s. I was …

Teen cannabis users have poor long-term memory in adulthood

Heavy use of drug linked to changes in hippocampus, poor memory for life events<p>Study links oddly shaped hippocampus to poor long-term memory in …

How to Transform Yourself (Without Disrupting Your Life)

Ask anyone what they want, and they’ll reveal some aspect of themselves they want to change. And yet, most of us find it incredibly difficult … and …

7 Things to Start Being More Productive, Today

Working smarter, not harder, is the key to better results<p>When I was 17 years old, I used to work and study for about 20 hours a day. I went to …

15 Ways to Stop Procrastinating and Get Stuff Done

So you’re feeling uninspired. You went to Instagram to look for style inspo, then Pinterest to plan your future dream home and now you’re here. We’re flattered, but we really do want you to start working on that project. If your to-do list is looking impossible or you’ve been postponing a …

Time Management

How To Program Your Mind To Stop Buying Crap You Don't Need

We all buy things from time to time that we don't really need. It's OK to appeal to your wants every once in a while, as long as you're in control. …

The World's Youngest Billionaires 2015

Age: 31<p>Net worth: $1.9 billion<p>Nathan Blecharczyk is cofounder and chief technology officer of Airbnb, which lists 1,000,000 homes (or rooms in people's houses or apartments) for rental stays; 30 million guests have used the service since it launched in 2008. Airbnb raised $450 million in April …

Billionaires

How to Increase Productivity by Taming Your Racing Thoughts

When your mind feels like an out-of-control merry-go-round, you need to take steps to manage it.<p>What makes entrepreneurs worth their weight in gold is their ability to think things through fairly quickly and be decisive. But what happens when a mental health challenge exists?<p>You may find that …

Mindfulness

Stable or in flux? How anxiety can botch decisions

When things get unpredictable, people prone to high anxiety may have a harder time reading the environmental cues that could help them avoid a bad …

5 Quotes on Social Media Entrepreneurs Should KnowÂ

Yes, Khloe Kardashian is one of the five. Wisdom can come from the unlikeliest of places.<p>Whether you're hiring a social media manager, trying to learn how to leverage international social networks, or finally starting to unravel why your Facebook page isn't as active as it should be, one thing's …

Jay Z Supports New York Governor's Plan to Improve Police Relations

Jay Z is throwing his support behind Governor Andrew Cuomo’s plan to better police relations in New York.<p>In Wednesday’s State of the State speech, …

4 Simple Goal Setting Ideas For 2015

New Year’s resolutions are like traffic. As the driver, your focus is intent while trying to “get there;” you see others pass you by; you get held up at a red light that slows down progress. Distractions such as the radio, crazy drivers, cellphones (in some states) preclude you from focusing on the …

Another sign points to external drive support for Xbox One

It won't be long before the Xbox One supports external drives, if a newly leaked screenshot is to be believed.<p>A Reddit poster claiming to be an Xbox developer recently posted an image showing a pop-up on the Xbox One's software saying that an "external drive (is) ready." The image has fueled …