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How to Rejuvenate Your Life with These Remarkable Lifestyle Changes

You're reading How to Rejuvenate Your Life with These Remarkable Lifestyle Changes, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self …

Happiness

Wal-Mart is losing the war against Amazon

When markets closed on Friday, Amazon had a market cap of $246.54 billion versus Wal-Mart's $230.53 billion cap.<p>Although Wal-Mart's overall sales are much bigger than Amazon's, this unprecedented value swap underscores the fact that the 53-year-old retailer is getting smoked when it comes to …

eCommerce

Do you have ‘maths anxiety’?

Mental arithmetic can be stressful for many people, causing a lifelong fear of numbers. What makes the brain freeze up when calculating hard sums? David Robson reports.<p>Sweaty palms, a racing pulse, that choking feeling in the back of my throat: nothing sends fear into my heart like the need to …

Psychology

PM’s remarks on the occasion of dedication to the Nation of Stage 1 of Shree Singaji Thermal Power Plant at Khandwa

<b>PM: Amendment of Land Acquisition Act essential for creating rural infrastructure.</b><p>The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, today said amendment of the …

From Golden Temple to Rampal siege: Why it’s so hard to deal with India’s religious standoffs

War was being waged against the Indian state, less than 200 kilometres from the capital.<p>On Wednesday night, the government finally arrested Sant Rampal, a cult leader who had been holed up in his ashram in Hisar, Haryana, defying the authorities. The last few days of Indian television have been …

India

3 Simple Ways to Decrease Stress and Strengthen Relationships | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

In The Stories We Tell Ourselves, I argue that we’re all guilty of fabricating stories about the other people in our lives when we don’t have enough …

Outsourcing

Isis kills hundreds of Iraqi Sunnis from Albu Nimr tribe in Anbar province

Tribal militia had played prominent role in fighting al-Qaida and offshoots since 2007<p>The bodies of more than 150 men killed by Islamic state (Isis) militants were recovered from a ditch in the city of Ramadi, west of Baghdad, on Thursday in the latest of a series of mass executions of tribal …

9 Apps to Help You Completely Organize Your Life

Email was supposed to make our lives easier. Instead it’s become a dumping ground for travel itineraries, receipts, social-­media updates, work …

Apps
Happiness

Ferguson’s formula

Before retiring in May 2013, Sir Alex Ferguson spent 26 seasons as the manager of Manchester United, the English soccer club that ranks among the …

24 Rules For Being A Human Being In 2014

<i>The lovely Chelsea Fagan outlined some rules for ladies and gentlemen to reach their best selves in 2014, and in light of that, I’d like to chime in,</i> …

13 Things Mentally Strong People Don’t Do

Mentally strong people have healthy habits. They manage their emotions, thoughts, and behaviors in ways that set them up for success in life. Check …

Analyzing Institutions to Solve Big Problems

The academic study of institutions provides important insights into complex problems, but is often criticized for lacking practical relevance. …

Harvard Business School

Use Tension and Conflict to Create Breakthrough Products

I’ve written before about the science that helps explain why and how constraints and limits, often in the form of intelligent, well-set stretch goals, result in more creative solutions.<p>Too often, though, managers set what appears to be a good stretch goal, only to discover that it did not produce …