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“I kind of ruined my life by going to college.” College, Debt, and Administrative Bloat

Look at the cover of Consumer Reports and consider whether you should sign that loan document at State U. Every year tuition goes up, but the quality …

College & University

Time Management Tips That Work

Why is it that the Richard Branson's of this world are rich and famous? What secret do they know that the rest of us don't? If you study their lives closely, you'll discover the rich and famous have certain habits that attribute to their success.<p>Successful people are very careful about how they …

How Sleep Loss Affects Your Heart

Getting too little sleep has been shown to have bad effects on the heart, and many studies have linked it to hypertension. Now, a small new study …

Yoga for Back Pain

Have you tried everything that conventional medicine has to offer for your spinal problem but are still hurting—and as such are looking for an …

Yoga

How Nina Doubled Her Salary By Not Talking About Salary

I met Nina while I was standing backstage at a conference where I was speaking. I had 15 minutes to relax before my presentation.<p>I was getting my mike clipped to my clothes and Nina was checking in with me to make sure I had everything I needed. Nina is a lovely young woman, very thoughtful and on …

Event Planning

This Science-Backed Technique Is the Secret to Better Learning

Creating neural patterns--"neural chunks"--underpins the development of all expertise.<p><i>What are the most effective learning techniques you have experienced? originally appeared on Quora--the knowledge-sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by</b> …

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 …

How to Stay Faithful to a Personalized Learning Approach (and Hold Your School Accountable)

Learning Strategies<p>How to Stay Faithful to a Personalized Learning Approach (and Hold Your School Accountable)<p>By Jeff Kiderman     Jun 3, …

Snapchat acquires 3D imaging startup Seene

After successfully raising $1.8 billion in a new round of funding last week, Snapchat has proven itself a force to be reckoned with and it's showing …

Why Learning to Read Body Language May Have Social Benefits

A trio of social scientists have proposed a new way to think about why some people are more prone than others to try to pick up others' social cues.<p>In recent years, an entire literature has developed around the art and science of interpreting body language. Learning to do it well could mean, for …

Sometimes Meeting the Wrong Guy is the BEST Way to Find Mr. Right

If you're like the rest of us, you've probably had a thought at one point or another to just give up on relationships entirely (probably shortly after an awkward confession, an unrequited love confessing his love for someone else, or a soul-crushing breakup). And who can blame you? This …

Relationships

Artificial Intelligence Will Never Rival the Deep Complexity of the Human Mind

The field of artificial intelligence has been a boom market almost from its beginning 60 years ago with the brilliant but doomed British mathematician Alan Turing. One branch of AI believes that a computer will one day duplicate how the human brain works, once the technical difficulties are worked …

Artificial Intelligence

Why I Stopped Taking My ADD Pills

This is what it's like to get to know your brain post-medication.<p>​​<p>Photo by Lauren Gucik<p>At age 12, I—the perpetual space cadet who constantly loses my jacket and backpack—am told I have Attention Deficit Disorder, ADD. I'm sitting with my mother and sister, lounging on pillows, and my mother pulls …

Performers and Depression

<i>“I know what it’s like to feel depressed.”</i> Lady Gaga<p>Many creative people experience mental health challenges like anxiety and depression, often …

Hormone Causes Decline in Cognition After Social Stress

<i>Summary: Researchers explore how stress can influence our cognitive performance.</i><p>Source: Max Planck Institute.<p><b>How does stress influence our cognitive</b> …

Cognitive assessment in the palm of your hand

Gaining access to tools that could provide insights into an individual's cognitive functions like memory and decision-making have typically been …

Average People Are Productive, Successful People Are Learners

Too many productivity hacks can be a trap. Here's why.<p><i>This is a post from</i> <i>Michael Simmons</i><i>, co-founder of</i> <i>Empact</i><i>.</i><p><i>With</i> <i>Ian Chew</i><p>Let's face it, we love productivity! As a culture, we have a seemingly unending appetite for viral articles on productivity hacks.<p>And it's no wonder why! Given that we live in a …

How Therapy Became A Hobby of the Wealthy – Rather Than A Necessity for the Mentally Ill

There’s something that really bothers Stanford psychiatry professor Keith Humphreys. When he thinks of all the years he spends training the next …

Mental Health

EgyptAir MS804: Pilots 'Spotted UFO Before Fatal Crash'

The mystery of what caused EgyptAir flight MS804 to crash has continued to deepen – with new reports claiming an unidentified flying object (UFO) was …

Why It's Best Not to Tell Friends and Family Your Business Ideas

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Every entrepreneur has likely experienced the same scenario at one point: sharing a great idea and execution plan among friends and family, only to be told bluntly that it wouldn’t succeed.<p>It is frustrating, and in some ways …

10 Up-And-Coming Trends In Online Marketing

The marketing industry changes faster than most fashion trends. Sure, there are some basic fundamental principles that are always the same—know your audience, measure your results, and so on—but the mechanisms and tools we use to speak to our audiences and get those results are in a perpetual …

Marketing

#BreakTheStigma: 3 Mental Disorder Myths We Need to Stop Using

Look left, look right, look in front of you, look behind you, and look in the mirror. One of you is affected by a mental health condition. Each year millions of Americans are facing the reality of a mental disorder of different nature and severity.<p>May pays tribute to Mental Health Awareness by …