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'Ikigai': The Japanese Lifestyle Trend Promising To Find Your Life Purpose

Is this the new 'hygge'?<p>From yoga retreats in the Himalayas and weekly mindfulness classes to downloading mediation apps such as Headspace and Calm, many of us spend our lives (and paycheques) on trying to achieve happiness and fulfilment.<p>However, having tried out the Danish concept of finding …

These three strategies can help you master any subject

I learned a lot in 2017. I learned about how the European Union works, because Britain decided to leave it. I learned what a social media-obsessed presidency looks like, and the distinctive outlines of a political party that picks power over principle. I learned that a Trump presidency can force a …

I'm a financial planner — here are the best 7 pieces of advice I can give you about money in your 30s

Life can get complicated when you hit 30. You might be in the middle of countless transitions, like moving up in your career, starting a business, buying a home, getting married, growing your family — and a whole lot more.<p>I help my clients with these transitions and other concerns on a daily basis, …

10 Life-Changing Questions to Ask Yourself Today

Be honest with yourself about the directions you're taking in this world.<p>Happiness, life satisfaction and the daily habits of the most successful people are topics which researchers love to study. And what they consistently find is that individuals who reach the end of their lives feeling …

Tony Robbins Uses This 90-Second Rule to Train His Brain for Success [VIDEO] | Inc.com

The Art of Surfing and Flow State – Being at One with The Waves

As I’m sure most of you already know, Surfing started as a Polynesian sport and Art. Before the Europeans discovered the islands of Hawaii and Samoa, …

What Nobody Tells You About Learning To Code — And Why That Makes It So Hard

So if learning to code isn’t easy, isn’t linear and isn’t just about checking off boxes… what do you do? How do you get from here to there, whatever …

50 Brilliant Science Fiction Movies That Everyone Should See At Least Once

Science fiction has rocked cinemas for a century, and the genre has produced many undisputed classics during that time. But which movies are …

The ultimate privacy hack: How to hide online in plain sight

To really hide online, you need to do it in plain sight. That means you will have to create an entire fake online persona—on Facebook, Google, Twitter, even LinkedIn—using this identity. Do not link any of those accounts to your actual identity or your real email address.<p>(Note also that by doing so …

20 Mind-Blowing Stunt Driving Videos For Your Friday

Featuring cars, limos, big rigs, and bikes...and the maniacs who drive them.<p>There was a time when the best automotive and motorcycle stunts were saved for the movies. No more. These days short action videos by pro racers and stunt drivers are all over YouTube, and in many cases they surpass what …

Meet Google's Security Princess

As Google's top hacker, Parisa Tabriz thinks like a criminal—and manages the brilliant, wonky guys on her team with the courage and calm of a hostage negotiator.<p>"Security Princess" is Parisa Tabriz's official title at Google. Seriously. And yes, you can google that. "'Information Security Engineer' …