Chris Goode

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Feeling Anxious? This Simple Navy SEAL Trick Calms Your Nervous System in 5 Minutes Flat

If it works in combat, it will work for what you're going through.<p>Mark Divine is a U.S. Navy SEAL and the founder of SEALFIT, a fitness organization for those who want to push themselves to the max.<p>Divine is no stranger to stress and extreme circumstances. And there's one practice he says has risen …

Yoga

This College Dropout Made Almost $1 Billion Betting on Horses. Now He's Finally Telling How He Did It

Beating the odds was so easy that when he won $13 million on a single horse race once, he never bothered to cash the ticket.<p>Does gambling on horse racing seem like a good career path? For a college dropout from Pittsburgh who spent years figuring out how to increase the odds, it became amazingly …

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To Be More Likable and Make a Great First Impression,Science Says First Do 1 Thing

And then you can almost guarantee the people you meet will like you.<p>If you want to make a great first impression -- and why wouldn't you? -- you know there are basic steps you can take: Smile, make eye contact, listen more than you talk, ask questions about the other person... anyone can do those …

Self-improvement

25 Skills LinkedIn Says Are Most Likely to Get You Hired in 2018 — and the Online Courses to Get Them

All online courses are affordable and will make your resume a standout.<p>With the introduction of far-reaching and robust technology, the job market …

Online Education

Explainer: What is a blockchain? - MIT Technology Review

What is it?<p>A public1, permanent2, append-only3distributed4ledger5.<p>What’s that?<p>A mathematical structure for storing data in a way that is nearly …

Blockchain

What Job Skill Is Most Lacking in the U.S.? LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner Has a Surprising Answer

American employees are lacking (sort of) one surprising skill. Here are some keys to moving it to the strength side of the ledger.<p>LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner just appeared on CNBC's <i>Squawk Box</i> to reveal surprising new research about the state of job skills in the U.S. He talked about gaps in computer …

Leadership

The Iceberg Illusion: What People Don’t See

Success is an iceberg. There is what people see on the surface: confidence, wealth, beauty, relationships, seniority. Then there is what people don’t …

Self-improvement

7 Brilliant Insights From A $2.9 Billion Founder and CEO | Inc.com

Let's say you start a company in 1993, take it public in 1996, sell your product in 88 countries, and are still running it in December 2017. Why not take your billions and go yachting? Why are you still at the company's helm and eager to speed up its growth?<p>My December 18 interview with such a CEO …

Market Capitalization

The Adversity of a Child's Life in Rural Kentucky

Of the 50 U.S. counties with the worst child poverty rates, 48 are located in rural America. Yet, these regions are often overlooked when it comes to visual storytelling. The short film <i>Class of ‘27</i> takes us to the very small town of Booneville, Kentucky, where most of the residents live below the …

Kentucky

The Top 5 TED Talks About Project Management

I’m a big fan of business books.<p>Why do I love these books so much, especially when there’s a host of textbooks readily available with case studies, …

Project Management

Powerful Advice From a Dying Man

Powerful Advice From a Dying Man<br>I am only 24 years old, yet I have actually already chosen my last tie. It’s the one that I will wear on my funeral a …

Time I

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The Man Who Captured Time

Eadweard Muybridge revealed a new universe of motion with his camera, but history has largely obscured his extraordinary accomplishments with photography.<p>The first humans who put paint on stone drew deer, buffalo, horses. They drew all the beasts man knew, and they painted them running.<p>It started …

Here's what Elon Musk, Richard Branson, and 28 other successful people ask job candidates during interviews

That's why they steer clear of these cliché queries and instead ask more meaningful ones.<p>Many of the most successful execs have their one favorite go-to question that reveals everything they need to know about a job candidate.<p>Here are 30 of them.<p><i>Alison Griswold and Vivian Giang contributed to</i> …

Evernote Exposed: How To Maximize Your Productivity & Get Things Done

Forget the bloated "everything" courses. Productivity is about ignoring stuff. Here's what you need and nothing else.<p>×<p>Your Instructor<p>James …

How To Stay Healthy When You Work 60+ Hours A Week -- Including The Exact Workouts And Meal Plans To Use

A while back I asked my readers why it's so hard to stay in shape. Most of them agreed that they knew they needed to sleep and exercise more, and eat less -- but knowing and doing are three different things. When I dug deeper, to uncover the problem behind the problem, three things kept coming …

10 B2B Content Marketing Planning Mistakes That Are Stifling Your Success

<b>B2B content marketers who create and follow through with a plan are more successful than those who wing it. Here’s how to avoid common planning</b> …

Why Your Company Will Never Succeed Without a Strong Business Plan

The importance of having a comprehensive business plan with the participation of your management team is key.<p><i>The following is a guest post written by George Pyne, Founder and CEO of Bruin Sports Capital.</i><p>In the ever-changing world of business and finance, where market forces, technological advances, …

50 Motivational Posters That Will Boost Your Productivity

I hated going to the orthodontist as a kid. It was the most painful and unpleasant recurring experience of my childhood. While a grumpy old man …

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Star pupil finds lost Mayan city by studying ancient charts of the night sky from his bedroom

A Canadian schoolboy appears to have discovered a lost Mayan city hidden deep in the jungles of Mexico using a new method of matching stars to the location of temples on earth.<p>William Gadoury, 15, was fascinated by the ancient Central American civilization and spent hours poring over diagrams of …

Archaeology

Two Kinds of Enlightenment Affect the Brain, Says Dr. Andrew Newberg, And Anyone Can Experience Them

When we start to think about enlightenment we try to divide it into two basic ideas about enlightenment. And one is what I usually refer to as the …

Consciousness

What Mark Zuckerberg Taught Me About Motivation

<i>The Leadership Insider network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in business contribute answers to timely</i> …

Leadership

Which Tools First? - Woodworking Talk - Woodworkers Forum

<b>post #1</b> of 13 Old 04-18-2016, 09:17 AM Thread Starter<p><b>Which Tools First?</b><p>If you were to start over again, given a limited budget, which tools would you …

The Important Habit of Just Starting

Every single day, my to-do list is a reminder of all the <i>other</i> projects I haven’t started. The passion projects that I ‘just don’t have time’ to do. …

The Reading Habits of Ultra-Successful People

Want to know one habit ultra-successful people have in common?<p>They read. A lot.<p>In fact, when Warren Buffett was once asked about the key to success, he pointed to a stack of nearby books and said, "Read 500 pages like this every day. That's how knowledge works. It builds up, like compound interest. …

Travel Secrets of the World’s Most Exclusive Credit Card

The invitation-only card costs $10,000 and doesn’t even come with a sign-up bonus.<p><i>In On Points, Brian Kelly, founder of The Points Guy, shares his</i> …

38 Startup Pitch Decks From Companies That Changed The World

To celebrate the launch of my book The Art of Startup Fundraising, I thought it would be interesting to put together a blog post with a good amount …

Startups

How to become a highly paid freelancer while keeping your day job

Since I began freelancing just over a year ago, I've had the opportunity to work with nearly a dozen high-growth startups and world-class experts.<p>What's more, I've never had to negotiate for the premium prices I charge for my content marketing services.<p>Because I've done such an effective job of …

9 Motivational Videos to Help You Succeed in Business and Life

There are videos that energize us, inspire us, and motivate us to do great things. Then there are the very few that do all of that--and touch us so deeply that we wind up watching them over and over. We find their messages so compelling, we know we can turn to them whenever we feel dragged down and …

Motivation