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11 TED Talks That Will Help You Lead A Happier Life

Increasingly, psychologists, neuroscientists, business leaders, and spiritual advisors have studied the mechanics of happiness and how we can utilize them in our everyday lives. Many of them have shared their findings at TED conferences.<p>We've gone through TED's expansive online library of …

How One Entrepreneur Faced His Biggest Fears–Clients, New Work, Scorpions!–And Found Hard-Fought Success

Entrepreneur and author Paul Jarvis reflects on his lifelong fear of, well, everything– and shares lessons learned on fighting for a fearless future.<p>I am afraid of <i>everything</i>.<p>Leaving my house, groups of people, clients, writing, new work, scorpions–those are just a few of my fears. And if there’s …

31 Thought Provoking Life Questions to Answer If You Feel Stuck in Life

Who said that there had to be an absolute answer for each and every question? Sometimes the ability to ask yourself questions’ an act to challenge …

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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 …

12 Ways You Can Become An Entrepreneur — Starting Today

Now, if we define entrepreneurship simply as being your own boss, there are a number of different paths one can take to get there. I thought it might be useful to discuss some of the most common ones here, along with some honest talk about the pros and cons of each.<p>This is by no means an exhaustive …

5 Things To Look For When Choosing An Executive Coach

Over the past week, four different colleagues sent me a link to the same Stanford study about executive coaching – and two other people mentioned it to me as well. Boiled down, the study shows that not many CEOs are being coached, and that most would like to have that opportunity.<p>It makes complete …

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The Week in Review: A Window Seat on the Aviation World

Inside Flipboard / July 12, 2013<p>Asiana Flight 214 crashed while attempting to land at San Francisco International Airport on July 6, and while the …

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TechCrunch’s Picks: The Top 8 Startups From Y Combinator’s Summer ’13 Demo Day

Convenience tech, developer assistance, and services for senior citizens were the big trends amongst the 45 startups that pitched on the record today at Y Combinator‘s Summer 2013 Demo Day. After conferring with 25 of the most prolific venture capitalists and huddling the TechCrunch team, we’ve …