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Here Are the 50 Best Dumbbell Moves For Fat Loss (Plus 30 Workout Videos Using Them!)

Before you do anything, bookmark this page! It's the ultimate guide to the most effective dumbbell moves. Along with getting strong, weight lifting …

Debunked: The Myths of Eggs, Potatoes and Bananas

So often clients come to my practice with foods they believe they're not supposed to eat under any circumstances, whether because they've heard they're fattening or because they think they have bad health effects. The problem is that much of that information is just wrong.<p>So often clients come to …

Eggs

Education. Whats an MRI

A BRIEF BEGINNER'S GUIDE TO THE BRAIN AND MRI<p>Thanks to MS Society for this one<p><b>The brain</b><br>The brain has three main parts: the cerebrum, the cerebellum …

The surprising ways your personality type affects your career

As it turns out, your personality affects more than just how you interact with your colleagues and boss at work. It also has <i>a lot</i> to do with why you fancy some jobs over others, how much you make, whether you're satisfied at work, and how likely you are to lead a team.<p>That's why understanding your …

5 Tests To Measure Personality In The Workplace

In today’s work world, managers and HR professionals want employees who bring more to their organization than work-related skills. It’s the employees …

Human Resources

7 Things All People Who Are Unsure If They Are Introverted Or Extroverted Understand

By Kelly Coleman,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1GpcgPZ<p>At some point in time, most people take the Briggs Myers personality test. Between college …

The Definition Of Hell For Each Myers-Briggs Personality Type

By Heidi Priebe,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1QFolEy<p>They say that one man’s heaven is another man’s hell and that couldn’t be truer when it comes …

Does the Myers-Briggs personality test work?

Myers-Briggs is the most prevalent personality test used by British businesses to expose the inner personalities of employees. Its success, many claim, lies in its simplicity.<p>With 93 questions, loosely formulated from the work of Carl Jung, the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) can divide all …

Nothing Personal: The questionable Myers-Briggs test

The Myers-Briggs personality test is used by companies the world over but the evidence is that it's nowhere near as useful as its popularity suggests<p>I was recently reviewing some psychological lectures for my real job. One of these was on personality tests. The speaker mentioned the Myers-Briggs …

Hiring? Why Myers-Briggs Tests Are a Bad Idea

For one thing, it's unethical. The company behind the personality test speaks out on how companies are misusing it.<p>Hiring employees is one of the most difficult actions you can undertake. You work with little data and usually have to make a relatively quick decision that will have major …

Simply the Best Personality Type Indicator for Hiring Anyone

When used properly, personality-type indicators like BEST and DISC are useful for hiring. However, they are not predictive indicators of performance, but only confirming indicators.<p>A few weeks ago I argued that <i>Time</i> magazine's cover story about using prehiring personality assessments was flawed. In …

A simple choice between two gorgeous photos reveals your personality

By Ana Swanson<p>Ana Swanson<p>Reporter<p>Bio Follow<p>Check out the two gorgeous photos below. If you had to choose one place to go on vacation, where would you go: the beach or the mountains?<p>If you said the beach, you’re in the majority. More people pick the beach than the mountains. And since it’s August, …

Personality

How to Manage People Who Are Smarter than You

The best managers hire smart people to work for them. But what if your direct reports are smarter than you? How do you manage people who have more experience or more knowledge? How do you coach them if you don’t have the same level of expertise?<p><b>What the Experts Say</b> <br>Getting promoted to a job that …

Myers-Briggs Personality Can Predict Your Career Success

Could your Myers-Briggs personality type predict what what your career destiny will look like? According to a survey conducted by <b>Truity …

The management tool Amazon employees hate could be coming to your company

Who doesn’t enjoy a good round of brutal criticism? A lot of former Amazon employees, apparently.<p>In a deep dive into the corporate culture fostered at internet mega-retailer Amazon by founder Jeff Bezos, the New York Times reports on a piece of management software that is particularly controversial …

3 habits that lead hard workers to burnout (and what to do instead)

Burnout doesn't happen overnight. Usually, the feelings of extreme exhaustion, ineffectiveness, and general apathy accumulate slowly. Until one day …

Productivity

A personality test used by major companies screens leaders for these 18 traits

The report, which includes clients' ratings in 18 key areas such as decisiveness and the ability to handle sensitive problems, is based on years of research on the factors that go into effective management. The CPI 260 and the reports that come with the results are used by major companies including …

Is finding your calling as easy as taking a personality test? This company thinks so.

The growing cost of college has put more pressure on students than ever to enter school armed with a plan to finish in four years with a degree that …

Brains of Introverts Reveal Why They Prefer Being Alone

Human faces may hold more meaning for socially outgoing individuals than for their more introverted counterparts, a new study suggests.<p>The results …

8 Tips For Introverts To Overcome Networking Dread

Everyone has something they’d like to change. The desire for self-improvement and progression is innate. It is in our DNA.<p>Unfortunately, when it …

9 Ways Introverts Can (Quietly) Outperform All the Loud People Around Them

Introverts have great strengths. They just don't go around yelling about them.<p>How can introverts become successful when it seems the world only has time to listen to those who shout the loudest?<p>Susan Cain's book <i>Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking</i> has been a bestseller …

How to Rest Your Overworked Mind

In the go-go-go world of today we need to be sure we’re giving our mind ample opportunity to rest and relax — recognizing when we need a mental break.<p>…

8 Thoughts That Are Stuck In Anxious People’s Mind Throughout The Day

Have you ever felt anxious? Maybe you had a job interview or an important presentation and it made you nervous. Can you imagine feeling that way all …

How To Read People —9 FBI Tips

<b>One of the best interrogation seminars I attended was led by a muscular man with a face that looked as though chiseled out of a block of wood. A</b> …

The 1 Personality Type That Employers Are Craving Like Crazy

It's not easy for companies to find desirable staff. Here's one character aspect they're desperate for.<p>Absurdly Driven looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.<p>Do you care about your job? No, you know, really care.<p>Do you care so much that you will …

How anxiety scrambles your brain and makes it hard to learn

Levels of stress and anxiety are on the rise among students. Juliet Rix has tips to control the panic and thrive academically<p>Olivia admits she’s always been a worrier – but when she started university, her anxiety steadily began to build. One day she was simply too frightened to leave the house. …

Cognition

12 Subtle Clues That Reveal Your True Personality

The ability to take risks by stepping outside your comfort zone is the primary way by which we grow. But we are often afraid to take that first …

What Your Personality Type Says About Your Career Destiny (Infographic)

What does your personality type have to do with being an entrepreneur? Quite a bit, according to a recent study.<p>Truity Psychometrics, a personality test developer, surveyed more than 25,000 volunteers about their careers and personalities. Covering topics such as job satisfaction, income and …

Psychological Tricks You Can Use To Get People To Do Whatever You Want

Have you ever left a shop, a chat with a friend or a meeting at work and felt like you’ve somehow been duped? It's possible you might have been …