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Best Advice I Ever Got: Question Everything

InList.com founder Gideon Kimbrell explains why paranoia is sometimes a founder's best friend.<p><i>Gideon Kimbrell is a Miami, FL software engineer and serial entrepreneur. His software engineering work has been praised by companies such as Johnson & Johnson, Barnes & Noble and St. Jude Children's</i> …

10 Life Lessons to Excel in Your 30s

A couple weeks ago I turned 30. Leading up to my birthday I wrote a post on what I learned in my 20s.<p>But I did something else. I sent an email out to …

It Pays to Be Emotionally Intelligent

Reading people is a handy skill to have, and according to a new paper in the <i>Journal of Organizational Behavior</i>, if you’re good at discerning other …

Why You Need To Feed Your Brain Different Experiences

You wouldn’t eat one food all the time, so why do you spend all of your workday in front of a screen?<p>When Ernest Hemingway would stand at his desk, he had a funny habit as he wrote: when he was working on the tough bits he’d write in his boyish, punctuation-disregarding longhand. Once the juice …

The 5 Practices That Bring Us Closer to Our True Selves | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Somewhere along my journey, I’ve realized that certain things I do bring me closer to my authentic, true self and others do the opposite. There are …

Hacking Into Your Happy Chemicals: Dopamine, Serotonin, Endorphins and Oxytocin

<i>Image Credit: Pixabay.</i><p>We might not have a money tree, but we can have a happiness tree. Dopamine, serotonin, oxytocin and endorphins are the quartet responsible for our happiness. Many events can trigger these neurotransmitters, but rather than being in the passenger seat, there are ways we can …

Self-improvement

Sleep: Everything You Need to Know | The Art of Manliness

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The 4 Habits You Need to Be Successful

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The most successful people in this world maintain and master good habits. They realize what they do on a daily basis and where they direct their energy deeply matters when it comes to reaching their goals.<p>The habits you have picked up …

Self-improvement

How To Be Happier In Just One Minute

Could your happiness depend on one simple question?<p><i>"Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all others" - Marcus Tullius Cicero</i><p>When you're feeling stressed, frustrated, dissatisfied, ask yourself this: am I thinking about what's wrong? Or what's right? The answer to this …

Happiness

6 Tricks To Becoming A More Positive Thinker

<i>"There is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so." -- William Shakespeare</i><p>When something goes horribly wrong, our emotions hardly feel like a choice. It's logical to feel upset, angry or guilty about a negative situation, so it only makes sense to react accordingly, right?<p>Not entirely. …

3 Simple Things That Will Make You 10% Happier

Ever been really stressed? So stressed you nearly freak out?<p>This happened to Dan Harris… <i>in front of 5 million people</i>.<p><b>On June 7th, 2004, Dan was a</b> …

Who Is the Ultimate Men’s Health Guy?

We received nearly 1,300 entries. Meet the three finalists<p>We’d never put a reader on our cover before, so we didn’t know what would happen when we opened up nominations for The Ultimate <i>Men’s Health</i> Guy. Who would he be?<p>Of course, you see “ultimate guys” on the cover of this magazine every month: …

10 Road Trips Every Guy Should Take

Fill up your tank and go for a ride<p><b>1. L.A. to Vegas.</b>Giddy excitement builds among you and your best friends as you burn along the desiccate stretch of I-15 cutting through the Nevada desert, the speedometer stuck at 90 the entirety of the ride. Hunter Thompson saw bats in this country, but you, my …

Meditation: Frequently Asked Questions

And calmly crafted answers<p><i>Published in the September 2013 issue</i><p>Is meditation what I think it is?<p>Yes and no, probably. It does entail quiet time with yourself, focus on breathing, and stillness, both mentally and physically. But there's no belief system, no chanting, and no dogma. You can wear …

How to Lose Your Mind and Create a New One

Breaking the habit of being yourself requires – dare I say it? – discipline. Daily discipline. And once you embark on it, it’s the most wonderful …

3 Ways to Keep Moving Through Hell | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Many times, when we start to chase after our goals and desires, we inevitably face challenges in the form of rejection and failure. For example, in …

How to Accept a Compliment With Class | The Art of Manliness

You hand someone a gift and they eagerly tear off the wrapping paper and lift the lid on the box. But as they pick up and examine the present tucked …

Essential Jeremiads: 16 Cultural Critiques Every Man Should Read | The Art of Manliness

Today we laid out an argument for why it’s vital for every man to regularly engage with hard-hitting jeremiads — a form of rhetoric that laments …

Happy Thoughts: Here Are the Things Proven To Make You Happier

<b>What’s the secret to a head full of happy thoughts?</b><p>Time to round up the research on living a happy life to see what we can use.<p>First, yeah, a good …

Why we will come to see mindfulness as mandatory | Madeleine Bunting

This increasingly popular tool for calming the mind, once seen as a New Age fad, could play a role in hospitals and schools<p>Mindfulness is selling millions of books and apps, it appears on the front cover of Time magazine, pops up in the Financial Times and is used by all kinds of people from …

How to Meditate Daily

Post written by Leo Babauta.<p>The habit of meditation is one of the most powerful things I’ve ever learned.<p>Amazingly, it’s also one of the most simple …

Nine Nuggets of Career Advice I'd Give to My Younger Self

Ever wished you could go back and talk to your younger self when you were just starting your career? While you can't go back in a time, you can pay …

10 Wise Lessons: What I Wish I Knew When I Was Younger

Not long ago, my daily life was in really bad shape. I was sleeping anywhere between 3am to 6am on average, and on the really bad days I wouldn’t …

4 Ways Being Selfish Is A Good Thing! | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

All through my life I’ve been the kind of person who put other people’s needs first, whether that’s a lover, a friend or a boss. It was as if I …

Positive Thinking

Who Do You Think You Are? Why You're in Control of Your Destiny

Sometimes when I'm about to take a big risk, go for something important or step out in a bold way in my life, a judgmental question will pop up in my …

Motivation

9 Things Rich People Do Differently Every Day

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What you do today matters. In fact, your daily habits may be a major determinant of your wealth.<p>"The metaphor I like is the avalanche," says Thomas Corley, the author of "Rich Habits: The Daily Success Habits Of Wealthy Individuals." "These habits …

Self-improvement

The 5 Characteristics of Incredibly Resilient People

I remember the day I found out that my aunt had cancer. Although she was the most positive person I had ever met, I still worried about how she would handle such an overwhelming diagnosis.<p>Looking back, now that her cancer is in remission, she continues to be the most positive person I know. But …

Breast Cancer

4 Ways to Boost Your Confidence and Create Success | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Each us deserves to be comfortable in our own skin and have the confidence to pursue our dreams. Confidence does not mean seeing yourself as …

Motivation