Emma Ketley

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How Successful People Quash Stress

We all know that living under stressful conditions has serious physical and emotional consequences. So why do we have so much trouble taking action to reduce our stress levels and improve our lives? Researchers at Yale University have the answer. They found that intense stress actually reduces the …

How to become wealthy: It's simpler than most 'experts' say

Ask any honest financial planner how to become wealthy, and they'll tell you the simple act of saving money is far, far more important than picking the next hot stock.<p>So I was surprised when I came upon an article from The Billfold titled "You Don't Get Wealthy from Savings." The article was so …

30 Things You Should Never, Ever Say in an Interview

<i>This post is in partnership with The Muse. The article below was originally published on The Muse.</i><p>In an interview, your primary goal is to get across …

Employment

The 24 Rules for Looking (and Feeling) Better in 2015: Exercise & Workout

Style<p>Meet Dr. Dustin Cohen: the Yeezy-wearing dentist who designs #influencer-grade smiles.<p>By Alexandra Pechman2 days agoView More<p>GQ Style<p>All the …

31 Quotes From Children's Books That Will Inspire You At Any Age

"Sometimes I've believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast."<p>2. "You must never feel badly about making mistakes ... as long as you take the trouble to learn from them. For you often learn more by being wrong for the right reasons than you do by being right for the wrong</i> …

9 ways new parents can save money: What you should never buy

Everything changes once you become a parent, and that definitely includes finances. While there seems to be an infinite amount of "must-have" items to care for your child, you have to draw the line somewhere simply to avoid going broke.<p>TODAY Parenting Team members shared some of their collective …

Personal Finance

Are You Emotionally Intelligent? Here's How to Know for Sure

Emotional intelligence is a huge driver of success.<p>When emotional intelligence (EQ) first appeared to the masses, it served as the missing link in a peculiar finding: people with average IQs outperform those with the highest IQs 70 percent of the time. This anomaly threw a massive wrench into the …

Emotional Intelligence

The Science Of Why You Should Spend Your Money On Experiences, Not Things

You don’t have infinite money. Spend it on stuff that research says makes you happy.<p>Most people are in the pursuit of happiness. There are economists who think happiness is the best indicator of the health of a society. We know that money can make you happier, though after your basic needs are met, …

The Secret to Never Being Frustrated Again

We all get frustrated.<p>The guy in front of you is driving like an idiot. Your boss is being a jerk. Your partner isn’t listening.<p>And sometimes these …

Self-help

Top Characteristics of a Great Leader

There's no question that some people are just natural born leaders. Others may spend years strengthening their skills and helping others just to achieve their leadership status. Anyone can assemble a team and give direction, but to be a strong leader you must have the ability to inspire the …

How to Be More Productive and Eliminate Time-Wasting Activities by Using the 'Eisenhower Box'

Dwight Eisenhower lived one of the most productive lives you can imagine.<p>Eisenhower was the 34th president of the United States, serving two terms from 1953 to 1961. During his time in office, he launched programs that directly led to the development of the Interstate Highway System in the United …

25 daily habits that will make you smarter

In the Quora thread, "What would you do to be a little smarter every single day?", readers shared the habits they follow to fuel their brains.<p>Here are some simple actions that could help you become a smarter person.<p>Think about how to reduce poverty, how to solve a daily problem you have, …

4 Money Habits To Steal From The Very Wealthy

<i>The author of a new book about the superrich,</i> The Thin Green Line, <i>shares a few of their secrets.</i><p><i>By Lynn Andriani</i>

How to Work with People Who Aren’t Good at Working with People

Twenty five years after the term “emotional intelligence” was first introduced by academics, thousands of independent scientific studies have highlighted the importance of managing your own and others’ emotions in relation to career success, job performance, entrepreneurship, and leadership.<p>But …

Emotional Intelligence

The 3 interview questions one CEO asks every job candidate

In a recent interview with Adam Bryant of the New York Times, Lori Senecal, CEO of the MDC Partner Network and global CEO of advertising agency CP+B, says there are three things she looks for in every job candidate. She also shares the clever questions she asks to figure out whether job seekers …

What’s the prime of your life?

Is ageing an inevitable decline – or are there unexpected perks to getting older? David Robson reports.<p>Do you ever worry that the prime of your life has already passed you by – and it didn’t even have the courtesy to let you know as it flew overhead?<p>They say that life begins at 40, or that 60 is …

Harvard

Five things you can do to be happier right now

Most people are wrong about the things that will make them happy. Professor Paul Dolan says it's actually quite simple<p>Earning more money; <b>bagging the fabulous job</b> you have always wanted or travelling the world might seem like the <b>key to happiness</b>.<p>But according to happiness expert Prof Paul Dolan, …

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Journalism

How to brag about your vacation without alienating people

This dilemma is at the heart of a recent study in <i>Psychological Science</i>, which contends that while your experiences may be epic, no one wants to hear about them.<p>Even worse, force feeding your followers with Facebook posts and Instagram uploads might have negative social repercussions for you. People …

3 Mistakes You Are Making in Storing Fruits and Vegetables

It's the unofficial start of summer! It's a time of year when many of us consume more fruits and vegetables. After all, who doesn't enjoy watermelon, cantaloupe and the proverbial corn on the cob? And we are more likely to drink fruit smoothies over the next few months than we are at any other time …

Burned Out? 12 Powerful Ways To Transform Your Life

You know the feeling: It’s 10 a.m., you’re jittery from that third cup of coffee, and your mind feels like glue. You’re drained -- physically, mentally and emotionally -- and dispassionate about things that once brought you joy. Motivated? Forget it. Irritable? You betcha. All regards for personal …

Can Libya Save Itself From ISIS?

Chaos and boat people make headlines, but on the ground in Libya there’s a weird kind of stability. If only the so-called Islamic State were not …

If you haven’t tried wild swimming, here’s what you’re missing

Even city-slicking Londoners can’t resist the call of the wild.<p>On a recent sunless, windswept Wednesday, pre-work swimmers were submerging themselves in the cold waters of a newly-opened pond near London’s Kings Cross station—all whilst surrounded by the construction of a huge city-center …

Swimming

Meet the Islamic Fanatic Who Wants to Kill ISIS

In an exclusive interview, the leader of one of Libya’s most notorious Islamist militias says it’s time to take on the shock troops of the so-called …

It’s the ‘end of the world’ yet again... but we feel fine

Apparently an asteroid is going to hit the earth in September. But the doomsday predictors have been wrong a few times before<p>Here we go again. Brace yourselves, everybody - <b>the world is reportedly going to end in September</b>, according to a prediction made by Isaac Newton, <b>as interpreted by this</b> …

6 Brutally Tough Workouts You Can Do on Your Lunch Break

Fair warning: They’ll kick your ass<p>A workout doesn’t have to be long to be tough. These quick 20 to 30 minute workouts from Gym Jones are testaments to that. They’re short, but incredibly brutal and unforgiving. Are you game?<p>If you want something even quicker, check out <b>The Unbelievable 4-Minute</b> …

This eBay Wedding Dress Mystery Will Make You Cry

An 85-year-old British man’s donation of his late wife’s wedding dress—along with moving note—to a charity shop has become an international feelgood …

So a 15-Year-Old Intern Has Discovered a New Planet. What's Your Excuse?

Arild Heitmann<p>Robert Franke<p>Tunc Tezel<p>Laurent Laveder<p>Lóránd Fényes<p>Michael A. Rosinski<p>Steven Christenson<p>Jacob Marchio<p>Thomas Sullivan<p>Masahiro Miyasaka

Astronomy