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To Be More Productive, Science Says You Should Do This One Really Simple Thing

This is a hack we can get behind.<p>Sometimes it can feel as though the more we try to get done, the less we accomplish. Now a new study validates what …

Time Management

A Polish novel for wanderers has won the UK’s biggest prize for translated books

<i>Flights</i>, by Olga Tokarczuk, translated from Polish by Jennifer Croft, has won the 2018 Man Booker International Prize. The £50,000 award (around $67,000) goes to a book translated into English, and is split equally between writer and translator.<p><i>Flights</i> is a meditation about wandering, told through …

Books

Why “Dumb” Questions Are Key to Innovation

Rocket scientist Ozan Varol says that “dumb” questions are the starting point for innovation.<p>During the first few years of my academic career, I’d …

Creativity

What a Mess: Chaos and Creativity

One of the most influential ideas about crime prevention to come out in recent years is something called the “broken windows theory.” According to …

How Useful Is Fear?

Evolution has installed phobias in humans that are proving hard to shake.<p>Franklin D. Roosevelt no doubt meant to be soothing when he insisted, “The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.” A quick and terrifying tour through the academic literature on fear, though, reveals just how much heavy …

Chapman University

When Confronting a Biased Comment Can Increase Your Sense of Belonging at Work

People hear biased comments all too often in their everyday workplace interactions. For example, a woman might be told that women generally lack aptitude for leadership or technical fields. Racial minorities might hear statements embodying negative stereotypes of their race.<p>Right after hearing …

5 Hard Things You Need to Start Doing for Yourself on Hard Days

On particularly hard days when I feel that I can’t endure, I remind myself that my track record for getting through hard days is 100% so far.And, I …

Leadership

14 YouTube Channels You Need To Know If You Want To Work Out For Free

Everything you need if you want to get fit but don't want to spend money, leave your house, or put on a sports bra.

13 cognitive biases that really screw things up for you

The human brain is a natural wonder. It produces more than 50,000 thoughts each day and 100,000 chemical reactions each second. With this amount of …

Critical Thinking

In the worst human traumas, psychologists found the roots of happiness

All around us are reminders of how important happiness is in people’s lives: in TED talks, in the practice of meditation, in the annual World …

Psychology

Future anti-aging drugs could flip a "metabolic switch" to mimic fasting

Fasting has been found to have a range of health benefits, and appears to slow down the aging process. Now, researchers from MIT have found that …

24 Easy and Healthy Prep-Ahead Breakfasts to Fuel Your Day

Even if you love breakfast foods, it can be hard to properly eat a hearty meal as you get ready for a busy morning. You're probably used to throwing away your hard-earned cash on protein bars or skipping breakfast altogether, since prepping morning meals can seem like an intimidating task. Luckily, …

Breakfast

Everything You Need to Know About Instagram Marketing [Guide]

15 Chapters<p>× × Close 1. Instagram Marketing: A Preface 2. Why Instagram Marketing is Key to Ecommerce Success 3. The Instagram Algorithm 4. …

Transition

Going from A to B<br>I disappeared.<p>I became the invisible line<br>connecting stars,<br>but also keeping them distant.<p>Going from A to B<br>I became a segment.<p>My cells …

How to Manage 'Wild and Unpredictable' Creative Chaos in Business

Jon Kolko tackles the topic of creative clarity in a new book.<p>"Most companies don't really know what creativity is, so they can't benefit from it," says Jon Kolko, founder of Austin Center for Design, "and when they try to inject creativity into new methodologies such as design thinking, the result …

5 Rules: How to Foster Creativity

I frequently miss the mark when it comes to being creative. If we use my overzealous daydreams as a benchmark, then by now I should have authored a …

This Is How Compatible You and Your Partner Are, Based on Your Myers-Briggs Type

If you've ever attended a work retreat or met with a career counselor in high school, chances are you already know your MBTI personality (I'm an …

The 8 most in-demand job skills for 2018 and the online courses you can take to learn them

We live in a technological age — and there is no going back. For anyone looking to get ahead in their career, mastering certain skills is absolutely …

How to ‘reboot’ your creative brain and refresh your focus in 15 minutes or less

In today’s information-obsessed world, our minds are in constant overdrive.<p>Your brain is a living, inventive, and rapidly renewing organ that needs …

RICERCA QUALITATIVA FENOMENOLOGICA

La ricerca fenomenologica viene utilizzata per giungere alla comprensione del significato di una esperienza umana specifica.<br>La fenomenologia scopre e …

Six Ideas From Islam I Use To Find Success

Religion is despicable. And then murders happen.<p>I don’t believe any “science fiction” from 2000 years ago. Astrology is science fiction. A burning …

Mr. Heisenberg e il millepiedi. Il principio di indeterminazione – Dr. Davide Lo Presti

<i>“Se si vuole conoscere il sapore di una pera</i><p><i>bisogna trasformarla mangiandola”</i><p>(Mao tse-tung)<p><b>Questione di principio. Dio gioca a dadi.</b><p>Werner Karl …

13 things that will happen when you ‘level-up’ as a person

Every next level of life will demand a different you. — Leonardo DiCaprio<p>According to meta-analytic data, confidence isn’t what leads to success. …

Self-improvement

Once you learn these 5 brutal truths about life, you’ll be a much better person (according to Buddhism)

Life is no picnic. All too often, we have to overcome obstacles in order to survive.<p>Sometimes we try to deny these obstacles because they’re too …

Alzheimer's gene neutralised in human brain cells for the first time

Scientists have claimed an important breakthrough in the battle against Alzheimer’s after neutralising the most significant gene responsible for the disease for the first time.<p>A team in California successfully identified the protein associated with the high-risk apoE4 gene and then managed to …

Neuroscience

5 Things People With Emotional Intelligence Do When Their Buttons Are Pushed

When you clash with difficult people at work, how do you manage your emotions?<p>Do you work with people who display emotional intelligence? Better yet, do <i>you</i> display your own emotional intelligence (EQ) when working with others? I've experienced my fair share of conflict and drama in the workplace -- …

Neuroplasticity: Steps to Hacking Your Mind and Personal Growth

For many years, scientists and common folk alike believed that the brain was “fixed”.<p>We (collectively) believed that a person’s brain was like clay: …

4 Simple Brainstorming Techniques To Help Write Killer Content

Brainstorming is supposed to be about harnessing the power of thinking outside the box to solve that impossible problem. It’s the magic that helps …

Reverberation