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Outspoken skater turned writer Scott Bourne on living by your own rules

A man of words as much of action, former pro skater, writer and artist Scott Bourne has always been outspoken about the importance of living …

You Don't Get What You Don't Ask For

<i>Jason Zook is the founder of IWearYourShirt and author of Creativity For Sale. This post originally appeared on his blog.</i><p>Ninety percent of people are afraid to ask for things. Is that a real statistic? Nope. But I believe it to be a true statistic, if not higher than that.<p>We, as humans, are afraid …

The Only 7 Things You Can Control in Life

You Might Like{{displayTitle}}<p>In my experience, life can be pretty complicated. Although most of us have plenty to manage in our day-to-day …

Breast Cancer

5 Strategies to Effectively Manage 'Life Admin'

Have you ever had to refuse a fun activity or day out, as you have too many boring admin tasks to take care of?<p>Do you waste lots of time worrying …

What Killed The Infographic?

If you’ve seen fewer experimental data visualizations lately, it’s only because the medium has grown up and gotten a job.<p>A few years ago, the Internet was awash in groundbreaking data visualizations. There was Aaron Koblin’s deeply influential map of flight patterns around the U.S. Periscopic’s …

Can't Stop Procrastinating? Just Procrastinate Better.

So-called structured procrastination could help you be as productive as your go-getter peers.<br>Read More

5 Evening Habits of Successful People

Getting the most out of your evening can be a major key to success. Read what some successful figures did in the evenings that kept them on the …

Success

5 Unpopular Things that Can Make You More Creative

Do you ever secretly wish you were just a little more creative? Maybe inventing a life changing gadget is your unrealized childhood dream or perhaps …

Creativity

The World In 2033: Big Thinkers And Futurists Share Their Thoughts

Put yourself back in 1993. Could you have predicted the success of the web, tablets and smartphones, privatized space travel, the rise of terrorism, or the myriad of small changes that impact how you live today? To do that going forward and to predict our world in 2033, you need the voices of the …

Does Analytics Make Us Smart Or Stupid?

<i>“If television’s a babysitter, the Internet’s a drunk librarian who won’t shut up”</i> - <i>Dorothy Gambrill, Cat and Girl, 2005</i><p>As a youth I lived in a strict house, where television viewing was restricted to one-half hour per day (or a full hour for PBS programs). The reasoning was simple: television …

Here’s What Scientists Learned In The Largest Systematic Study Of Email Habits

For one thing, you’re shockingly predictable<p>You probably get a lot of emails. Heck, maybe someone even sent you this article in an email. And you have likely developed a systematic approach to dealing with this digital avalanche that never seems to end. Even though email has been around for about …

The Rise Of Community Lead Media - And Demise Of Social Networks

Before we get started, I’ll let you in on a secret. This guest post ends on a triumphant note, so don’t let the sobering beginnings get you down. I’m going to tell you a story, built on facts, scaffolded by speculation, and heavily painted with a rare color rarely seen on the Internet called …

Mining

Spark innovative thinking by letting go

Paula Scher is an identity and branding expert who is highly regarded for her creative abilities. She has come up with a lifetime's worth of great …

Why Multitasking Is Bad For Our Brains

<i>Ben Slater is Sales & Marketing Director at Seed, a platform that applies marketing automation and data science to hiring. Follow @BenJHSlater. This post first appeared on the Seed Jobs blog.</i><p>How many browser tabs do you have open right now?<p>I’m guessing it’s over 10, maybe 20. Some may be for …

Never Check Your Email Before Noon

<i>James Clear writes about using behavioral science to master your habits and improve your health. His free guide, Transform Your Habits, has been downloaded more than 80,000 times. This post originally appeared on his blog.</i><p>Dana Vollmer did not have an easy road to the Olympics.<p>Vollmer is an olympic …

Swimming

Prokrastination leicht gemacht: 23 großartige Seiten zum Zeit totschlagen

Prokrastination? Findet ziemlich oft auf Facebook statt! Hier gibt es noch andere Seiten, die euch helfen, die Zeit totzuschlagen.<p>Prokrastination: …

„Ein System, das Passivität mehr belohnt als Aktivität“

Phillip von der Wippel, der 19-jährige Gründer der Plattform ProjectTogether, will mit seinem Unternehmen Menschen zur Umsetzung ihrer Ideen …

20 Websites To Help You Learn More In Less Time

Advances in modern technology, particularly the internet (and yes, the word wide web is still considered “modern”) have given us a lot of things to …

Sleep Well With This Bedtime Ritual

We're grownups. We don't need a bedtime story with Mom to help us fall asleep, right? Not so fast. There's a reason parents for generations have been creating nightly bedtime rituals. Sleep is essential for a healthy body, high functioning mind and the energy to take on the day. Here are some …

Manage your time like Google invests its resources: 70/20/10

Spend 30% of your time living in the future<p>There are many great definitions of product management. There’s universal agreement that the best PMs are …

Product Management