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How to Channel Your Fear of Failure Into Remarkable Success

The truth is, fear drives everyone's behavior.<p><i>How do you overcome the fear of entrepreneurial failure? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Todd Belveal, Founder and CEO at Washlava, on</b> …

How to (painlessly) reinvent yourself when life demands it

In these fast-paced times, it seems like change is the only constant we have. Some people accept change gracefully, while others hold on kicking and …

Google Increased New Employee Productivity by 25 Percent With 1 Email. Here's What You Need to Know

Yet another example of when 'back to the basics' is great advice.<p>Onboarding, a term used to describe the period between job offer acceptance and assimilation (anywhere from 30 days to a year depending on the organization), is a critical time for new employees. Not only do they have to tackle a …

A top recruiter explains why you’re hearing crickets after a job interview

You nailed the interviews, submitted great references, and were told the hiring committee would make a decision soon. As days—and maybe weeks—drag on without any word, it’s common to ask yourself questions such as:<p><i>Why haven’t I heard back yet?</i>• <i><br>What’s holding up the decision?</i>• <i><br>Did I say or do something</i> …

Employment

If Your Life Isn't Optimized For These 2 Types Of Environments, You're Distracted And Ineffective

It seems the "cutting edge" of self-improvement is based on psychological research of the 1960s, '70s, and '80s.<p>Courtney Reynolds is a 23-year-old entrepreneur. She is intentional about how productive she is with her time. Consequently, she's very mindful of her environment. Around fifteen days per …

What's Love Got to Do With It?: How Therapy Helps

<b>Tuesday, September 25th, marked the first celebration of National Psychotherapy Day. National Psychotherapy Day is the brainchild of PT blogger and</b> …

The Best Coffee in Every State

There's never been a better time to be a coffee drinker here in the United States. After decades of sporadic gains, the years surrounding the turn of …

Coffee

8 Life-Altering Autobiographies and Memoirs Everyone Should Read This Year

Ever since we rounded up the best nonfiction books of 2017 at the end of last year, we've been looking forward to stocking our shelves with the best …

These are the loneliest jobs in the U.S., according to recent research

If you've ever felt lonely at work, you know it's possible to be surrounded by people at the office and to still feel completely alone. This feeling is isolating, and it's a growing epidemic. After more than nine million people in the U.K. reported feeling lonely most of their days, the country …

Loneliness

3 Scientific Tricks to Being Mentally Strong

According to new research, a few mental habits can help you more effectively deal with stress, feel more resilient and assess your life as better, regardless of the bad things happening around you.<p>Life isn't always easy. People get sick, things break down and mistakes get made, not to mention the …

Make any headphones wireless with this $20 Bluetooth receiver

Wireless headphones are the way of the future, but some of us are slow to change. Maybe you bought one of those jack-free iPhones, but still have a …

30 Sex Tips That Absolutely Everyone Should Know About

On giving head and boning well.<p>Responses have been edited for length and clarity.<p>This post has been translated from Portuguese and adapted from the following posts:<p>17 Things Gay Men Want You To Know About Giving Blow Jobs<p>17 Sex Tips You'll Wish You Had Heard Sooner<p>16 Things Women Want You To Know …

Interview: Woman Discovers Over 30,000 Secret Photos Left Behind by Her Mother

Asya Ivashintsova-Melkumyan always knew her mother was taking photographs, but never fully understood just how deep this passion ran until recently. When Masha Ivashintsova passed in 2000, she left behind boxes of belongings and memories, which remained untouched until late 2017. It was only then …

Saint Petersburg

To Control Your Life, Control What You Pay Attention To

One of the best insights on what true productivity means in the 21st century dates back to 1890. In his book <i>The Principles of Psychology, Vol.1</i>, William James wrote a simple statement that’s packed with meaning: “My experience is what I agree to attend to.”<p>Your attention determines the experiences …

What Can I Do with a Psychology Degree?

As the lead faculty member for behavioral science and an associate teaching professor, I’m often asked whether getting a psychology degree is a …

5 Things Productive Leaders Do Differently to Achieve Results

If you keep doing the same things, you will only get the same results.<p>There have been many days where we wake up planning to have a very productive day. We start our day thinking of all the work that will get done on our to-do lists, only to find ourselves distracted and unproductive. It doesn't …

How to Raise Happy Kids: 10 Steps Backed by Science

<b>When you ask parents what they want for their kids, what’s usually the most common reply? They want their children to be</b> <b>happy</b><b>.</b><p>Via Raising Happiness: …

The key to Leonardo da Vinci's genius is a practice that anyone can learn

In late 2017, <i>Salvator Mundi</i>, one of Leonardo da Vinci's paintings, sold for $450.3 million.<p>For a child born out of wedlock in the 15th century, that's quite an accomplishment. And yet, many would argue that this isn't even close to being his greatest contribution to humanity.<p>When the word</i> …

Creativity

Need to Create Energy at Your Next Meeting? 8 Exercises That Will Break the Ice and Build Teamwork

Pause the presentation and give meeting participants the chance to . . . participate<p>Planning a major meeting? If the agenda consists of nothing more than presentation after presentation, you know what's going to happen: Participants will struggle to stay awake. Most people will multitask or just …

What To Do When Someone's Mad At You, According To A Psychotherapist

Many of us spend our lives trying to avoid pissing people off. If you think back to some of your biggest decisions, you might find that many of them …

How to Immediately Change Your Life For The Better

Ready for a change? Here's how you can make it happen.<p>There's an old joke where a man says, "I really want to go to medical school, but it takes at least seven years--and I'll be 50 in seven years!" A wise friend replies, "And how old will you <b>be in seven years if you don't go?"</b><p>If you're not where …

Self-improvement

This Is The Mindset You Need To Succeed 10X or 100X In Life (And It's The Opposite Of Convention)

When two people come together who are living in their "unique ability," they can go 100X bigger in their goals.<p><b>"</b><b>Being a giver is not good for a 100-</b><b>yard</b> <b></b><b>dash</b><b>, but it's valuable in a marathon.</b><b>"</b><b>--</b> Adam Grant<p>Many people are TAKERS, especially those who desperately want success.<p>They engage in …

The Most Breathtaking Views in the U.S.

America’s most breathtaking views aren’t reachable by elevators or highway off-ramps. They’re hidden at the end of rocky trails, at the bottom of …

Documenting A Different Great Divide

Michael Christopher Brown has spent the past several years focusing his cameras on Africa and Cuba. His work has been inspiring and thoughtful. Like …

21 Low-Cost Ways to Make Money from Home

Startup costs can be a real barrier to getting up and running, so here are some work ideas that cost little to no money to consider.<p>Startup costs for training, schooling or equipment can be a real barrier for many people who want to make money from home and are limited to what they already have in …

Employment

Richard Branson Says Dump the MBA and Learn 1 Secret to Entrepreneurial Success

One thing can drive your business to success and it's not three letters at the end of your name.<p>Beyond his amazing business success after dropping out of school when he was 15, Richard Branson is unusual. He is unafraid of controversy while managing to live without regrets, as his mother taught …

5 Counterintuitive Lessons From 5 Very Creative and Successful People

How to succeed when you run up against hike stakes, boredom, and bouts of fear.<p>I started a podcast last year to talk to people who have designed inspiring lives, who are successful doing work they love. What I wanted to understand is how do they do it. What are their tools, tactics, and tricks that …

This new analytics tool for Gmail is actually really impressive

So how can typical Gmail users leverage email analytics data?<p>These are some of the most common applications:<p><b>Employee tracking and monitoring</b> — In some ways, EmailAnalytics belongs in the same ranks as Toggl and TimeCamp, apps that actively monitor employee time expenditure and performance. The app …

Distinction bias: Why you make terrible life choices

There I was, looking at an enormous wall of television screens. Each one flashed the exact same scene — a beautiful flower slowly blooming to reveal …

Depression stems from this, not the brain

Ever come across people who seem to have everything going well for them yet depression finds a way to be a hindrance in their life? And, you may have …

Depression