Dr Jeffrey Lybarger

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How to Find What You Love to Do and Get Paid for Doing It

1<p><b>Explore your likes and dislikes.</b> Do you want to find out what it is that you enjoy doing the most? Think about how you spend your free time; do you …

19 psychological tricks that will help you ace a job interview

That means they're susceptible to the same psychological preferences and cognitive biases that affect the rest of us. Simple tweaks to the way you speak and hold yourself can make you seem much more likeable, competent, and hireable in their eyes.<p>With that in mind, we rounded up a list of easy …

How Self-Worth Affects Your Salary

I once had a client, Shanelle, who asked her employer for a demotion and a salary cut. Yes, you read that correctly. Shanelle, suffering from extremely low self-worth, was intimidated by the responsibilities of her role and felt incapable, despite regular encouragement from her employer that she …

Self-esteem

10 things highly successful people do before going to sleep

They have a set of actions and activities that inspire, refresh and renew passion for their business plans and personal life goals.<p>Before you go to bed, try these 10 things so that you can wake up ready to tackle the day ahead.

Success

When You Don't Know What to Do With Your Life

<i>"I don't really know what I want to do with my life yet..."</i><p>Or<p><i>"I'm figuring it out..."</i><p>Or<p><i>"I mean, I don't want to be a</i> (fill in the blank) <i>forever. But this is fine for now..."</i><p>These are some of the things I've heard from young people. And it really gets me down. It's a trend I wish I could break; they …

Leverage Your Fear of Failure to Become More Successful Than You Imagined

No one likes to fail. We live in a culture of achievement and success. We hear about the Oscar nominations, the Fortune 500 companies and cutting-edge medicines, but we rarely hear about the countless auditions, the challenges of building an exceptional product, or the years of medical school. The …

How This Entrepreneur Paid Off $400,000 in Debt and Healed His Business

<i>This story first appeared on Entrepreneur.</i><p>From the outside, fit and photogenic French-born physician Michel Cohen was on his way to becoming the 21st …

We step inside a renovated unit in Mies van der Rohe’s iconic 860-880 Lake Shore Drive in Chicago

To seamlessly merge new contemporary interiors with the older shell of an architecture classic, requires skill and a context-sensitive touch. Found within Mies van der Rohe’s iconic 860-880 Lake Shore Drive in Chicago, this apartment is a prime example of such an approach, overseen by Vladimir …

Architecture

Launching Your Company with Crowdfunding

You have an amazing idea for the next big thing, but how do you launch your startup? Not too long ago, the traditional start-up path involved accelerators, incubators, tons of networking and pitching to VCs that would tell you no 9 times out 10. Today, entrepreneurs have another option to launch …

Innovating Your Way to a Good Job

Look for a job in the same way you would look at creating something better or new.<p>If you feel like some people have no problem finding a job-even in the most difficult job markets-you're not mistaken. These seemingly lucky individuals know something: You don't get a job by competing in the same …

The Resume Section That Matters More Than You'd Think

What section headings do you have on your resume? Let me guess: “Experience,” “Education,” “Additional Information,” and maybe a “Summary” section. …

The best free online business courses starting in February

<i>This post from LinkedIn Influencer John A. Byrne appeared originally on LinkedIn.</i><p>It's easy to start something - but not so easy to sustain it.<p>That's the first lesson every entrepreneur learns. Early success may be a blessing, but it comes with gut-wrenching risks and tradeoffs.<p>If you need to add …

Teach yourself to stop procrastinating with the '2-minute rule'

I want to share it with you today so that you can try it out and see how it works in your life.<p>The best part? It's a simple strategy that couldn't be easier to use.<p>Here's what you need to know…<p>I call this little strategy the "2-Minute Rule" and the goal is to make it easier for you to get started …

Off the grid and hunted -- how to disappear in 2015

On a cold, rainy day in May 2015, newly married couple Emma and Adam Channell disappeared from the world they knew and went on the run. For 28 days …

Dimensions of Personality Types and Ideal Careers For Each

<i>Do you ever feel that you are “lost” in your workplace? Ever think that you might be a great manager, but aren’t sure if your personality would allow</i> …

Psychology

Evernote, the first dead unicorn

According to famed Silicon Valley investor Bill Gurley, 2015 will be the year of at least one dead unicorn.<p>"I do think you'll see some dead unicorns this year," said Gurley earlier in 2015 at SXSW.<p>For all the talk in technology about embracing failure, we've seen relatively little among the highly …

​Payback 13: Last of Anonymous anti-copyright hacktivists sentenced in Virginia

A terminally ill Ohio man, alleged by authorities to have played a pivotal role in the online operations of hacktivist group Anonymous, has been …

Rogue DEA Agent Allegedly Attempted To Shut Down PayPal's Venmo During Silk Road Investigation

A former agent for the Drug Enforcement Administration allegedly overstepped his powers during the investigation of illicit online narcotics marketplace Silk Road by attempting to seize the company bank accounts of popular peer-to-peer payments service Venmo.<p>On Friday, federal authorities arrested …

Corruption

11 Things You Are Doing That Will Always Make You Fail

<i>Success</i>. What does that word mean to you? Does it mean a high-powered career, tons of money in your bank account, traveling the world, and a huge …

Motivation

14 Things You Should Give Up Chasing No Matter What Others Say

Whenever we chase after something, we take ourselves out of the present moment where life actually happens. The future doesn’t exist yet and the past …

It's Very, Very Easy for Hackers to Steal Your IRS Account

The only thing that sucks worse than doing taxes is a hacker stealing your identity, doing your taxes for you, and then depositing your return in a …

China Reveals Its Cyberwar Secrets

In an extraordinary official document, Beijing admits it has special units to wage cyberwar—and a lot of them. Is anybody safe?<p>A high-level Chinese …

Cybersecurity

Researchers found a simple trick to get people to hand over money, even when they don't have to

A notice nearby asked drinkers to pay a small fee for their beverages—30 pence for tea, 50 pence for coffee, and 10 pence for milk—but the pile of coins inside the honesty box accumulated slowly, while tea, coffee, and milk supplies shrank rapidly.<p>Something needed to be done, and three academics in …

This Week's Most Popular Posts: March 6th to 13th

If you're looking for a space-saving, powerful PC, and you either don't want to build or you're buying for someone else, an all-in-one computer is a …

Panda antivirus corruption causes computers to stop working

Two antivirus programs from Panda Security have caused some computers to stop working after they were incorrectly labelled as malware<p>Antivirus programs which were incorrectly quarantined as malware after being accidentally corrupted have caused some computers to stop working.<p>An update caused two …

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Venture Capital

4 Things to Do Right Now if You Get Fired | Inc.com

More than 55,000 people get fired every day in the U.S., seven days a week. That works out to more than 20 million people losing their jobs each year.<p>If you get fired, what you do next and how you behave is extremely important. Unfortunately, a very high percentage of those 20 million fired …

Employment

10 pi facts for the most irrational Pi Day of your life

This isn't just any Pi Day. It's singularly the most perfect Pi Day that will ever happen in your lifetime.<p>For 24 hours, Pi Day 2015 will be the one …

5 Ways People Kill Their Career Potential...And May Not Realize It

As researchers who study appreciation and value creation in the workplace, it would be easy for us to write an article about killing career potential (both yours and your coworkers) by being a jerk at work. But, that’s not the only thing that kills potential.<p>We were curious about the opposite of …

Best Advice I Ever Got: Trust in the Process of Failure and Learning | Inc.com

<i>Originally from Bristol, UK, Kiran Panesar began programming in his early teens with a focus on developing iOS apps. At the age of 18, Kiran co-founded MobileX Labs, an app solutions company. Kiran was recently granted an O-1A work visa, which is reserved for people with truly extraordinary ability</i> …

Self-improvement