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The Difference Between Success and Failure

Think “success” is the opposite of “failure”? Are you afraid to succeed, because failure is too hard to handle? If so, your fear of failure is likely …

7 Ways To Become The Best Version Of Yourself This Year | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Make 2014 your year with these 7 simple steps to become the healthiest and happiest version of yourself.<p><b>1. Love Your Morning Routine</b><p>Our mornings set …

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Dems seize on income inequality

Democrats aren’t wasting any time tackling an issue they are convinced will help them this election year: income inequality.<p>One of the Senate’s first votes upon returning to Washington from its holiday break Monday will be on a bill reviving emergency unemployment benefits that lapsed at the end of …

7 Proven Tips To Help You Achieve Your Biggest Goals In 2014 | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

With the new year’s right around the corner, many of us start to ambitiously muster up a new list of goals. One study of people trying to quit …

Motivation

Kick Your Sugar Addiction in 9 Steps

Sweets are fine in moderation, but take these steps to keep the cravings in check.<p>No matter how health conscious you are, you’re bound to crave sweet things from time to time. But overloading on sugar can lead to lots of unwanted pounds and a wide range of health problems, including heart disease, …

3 Secrets to Steal from Vegans

You don’t have to give up animal products to reap the benefits that these ultimate dieters see—just focus on these small changes in your day-to-day<p>Do you think you could go without meat for a week? How about eggs, milk, and butter, too? That means no more burgers—not even the bun.<p>Some people do …

Older People Have More Energy

Older adults appear to wield more control over their emotional experiences, the researchers say. Seniors focus on the task at hand, rather than on how they feel about what they’re doing or what else they could be doing with their life—a common and draining habit of younger adults, says study …

man-versus-flab

Then I started shooting <i>Adam Richman's Fandemonium</i>, and last January I had a chance to look at the rough cuts. It was depressing. But it wasn't just my appearance--airplane seats felt cramped, I was wearing an XXL jacket, and I had less energy. I went in for a checkup, and when my doctor had me …

Succeed Under Stress

Here, Hamilton reveals how he stays calm under pressure, and offers his advice for making sure every event you plan—whether it's a business seminar or holiday party—is successful.<p><b>1. Shut Up</b><br>"I'm called the director, but what that really means is I’m a listener, and it’s my job to take the opinions, …

Why You Must Uncover Your Innermost Thoughts | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

We’ve all been there before. Time after time we try to change a habit or start a new one in our life, but all of our positive action disintegrates …

6 Ways to Ignite Your Productivity | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

<i>“The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is now”<br>– Chinese Proverb</i><p>The world is a busy, stressful place, and many of us …

How to Live Life to the Fullest (28 Plans) | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Life is made to be explored and it’s content, be reached to the utmost. Limits are no limits when you don’t recognize them. With a burning-desire to …

How to Overcome Fear and Live Your Dreams | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Changing my life was easy.<p><i>Laughably</i> easy.<p>I e-mailed a resume, did a 12 minute Skype interview, and typed up a letter of resignation. I then packed up …

How To Stop Being Scared Of Your Passion | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

<i>“Passion is energy. Feel the power that comes from focusing on what excites you.”</i> <b><br>~ Oprah Winfrey</b><p>As I pulled on the reins there was nothing…<p>I …

5 Radically Simple Ideas to Instantly Change Your Life | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Life is simple.<p>It is.<p>If you want something, go get it.<p>If you don’t like something, stop whatever it is you’re doing and change course.<p>Each of us are …

The Healthy Runner’s Diet

Follow these six rules for a healthy, whole-foods eating plan designed just for a runner like you.<p>"Where's the food?" that's the question I ask many runners when I review their food diaries. It's not that they're starving. Most are taking in lots of calories and nutrients—but it's in the form of …

Why Working Out for Just 30 Minutes Will Make You Happier | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

You’ve heard it before: Regular exercise can do wonders for both your body and mind.<p>On paper, working out regularly sounds like a fantastic idea. …

Exercise

4 Ways to Have a Stress Free Day | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

We all go through our ups and downs during the course of the day but over the last few years it feels as though our lives have turned upside down. …

The 7 Top Habits of High Achievers | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

What separates the high achievers from the also ran’s, the scorers from the mediocre, the successful from the ordinary. The answer greatly lies in …

Men's Health - Fitness, Nutrition, Health, Sex, Style & Weight Loss Tips for Men

Been focusing on your upper body? Tug these on and your secret will be safe.<p>Here's the secret to the Ice Man's seemingly superhuman abilities.<p>Don't worry. Everyone who wants to work out still can.<p>"This is a healthy way for a child to be punished because it's exercise."<p>"I find using lube and taking …

One Easily Overlooked Habit of Happy People | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

“The secret of happiness is to count your blessings while others are adding up their troubles” – William Penn<p>I’m sure you must have come across …

The Simple Yet Effective Not-So Secret Strategy For Motivation

Are you waiting for a sign?<p>The skies to part and a splendid sunrise to stir you?<p>Receiving an unprompted letter in the mail encouraging you to take …

Steve Ramirez and Xu Liu: A mouse. A laser beam. A manipulated memory.

6 Tips to Get the Best Price on a New Car

You’ll find the best deals on vehicles near the end of the model year (late summer or early fall), but here are six tips to help ensure you'll get …

5 Excuses that Stop You From Reaching Your Dream

The moment you set your mind to pursue a big dream is magical. It energizes you and excites you.<p>But as you start to make plans, things fall apart. …

5 Steps to Doubling Your Productivity | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Ever wonder how you can double the amount of work you can get done in the same amount of time with just a few simple steps?<p>The problem is, we are …

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The Financial Time Machine: Money Lessons to My Younger Self

From how to spend your first paycheck to when to buy your first house, financial advice abounds for those in their early 20s. And all too often, this …

25 Things That Make You Happier

In her book, "The How of Happiness: A New Approach to Getting the Life You Want," psychology professor Sonja Lyubomirsky says a person's happiness is 50% due to genetics, 10% due to circumstances, and the remaining 40% is "within our power to change."<p>But it takes work.<p>That's why we've compiled 25 …

21 Little Lifestyle Changes That Will Help You Get Healthier

Diet and fitness plans just weren't built to last. These small tweaks will put you on the path of healthier habits.

Nutrition