Elycia Lee

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9 Habits of People Who Never Settle for Mediocrity | Inc.com

<i>How can I stop being average? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Lukas Schwekendiek, life coach, motivational speaker, and blogger, on Quora:</b><p><b>1. Pack your schedule.</b><p>Most people waste a LOT of …

Quora

The one hack you need to truly stop procrastinating

Right now. No, really, don’t wait until tomorrow. This simple formula could bring you a lot more success.<p>Does this sound familiar: You start the day with a long to-do list and several deadlines to meet. At the end of the day, you’re not sure where the time went, but you definitely didn’t cross a …

Procrastination

Billionaire investor Vinod Khosla gives a disastrous interview at Disrupt, bashes journalist repeatedly on stage

Business Insider first published a story in early August in which former employees alleged bad ethics and a lack of science at the egg-replacement startup.<p>TechCrunch wrote its own story with several lingering questions for the startup, and onstage at TechCrunch Disrupt, senior-editor Jon Shieber …

7 Hobbies Science Says Will Make Your Brain Works Smarter And Faster

All parts of our body age. And our brain does too. We’ve all witnessed the natural deterioration of brain functions in older relatives. …

14 Little Things Every Guy Does When He's Really Into the Girl He's Dating

1. <b>Texts her throughout the day.</b> You just met your boo and you have a good feeling, like, a <i>really</i> good feeling. You can't stop thinking about her. You'll text her while you're in class, you'll text her while you're in a meeting, you'll text her while you're crossing the road. BEEP BEEP!<p>2. <b>Loses …

These Foods Will Determine How Successful You Are | Inc.com

<i>"One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well." -</i><i>Virginia Woolf</i><p>Being successful is the culmination of many different types of efforts. There are the efforts to be efficient and plan the success of your business. There are the efforts to get traffic to your website and …

Nutrition

10 Habits That Can Unlock Your Inner Awesomeness | Inc.com

<i>What habits have changed people’s lives? originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question.</i><p><b>Answer by Nelson Wang, founder of www.CEOLifestyle.io, on Quora:</b><p>When I was 17, I was fired from my job as a tuxedo salesperson for missing a rotation. I was devastated. Guess what? I bounced back. …

Motivation

5 Podcasts That Will Give You a Leadership Edge | Inc.com

Ever since NPR's <i>Serial</i> broke the internet last year, it seems like we've been in the middle of a podcast boom. But while podcasts like <i>Serial</i> can be fun and fascinating to listen to, there are some podcasts that are about more than just smart storytelling. These gems can actually teach you to be …

Entrepreneurship

6 Ways to Train Your Brain to Stay Focused in a Distracted World

While raising my four kids I played traffic cop. Really. They all wanted my attention, all at the same time. Often I’d find myself holding out one hand, fingers outstretched with palms facing forward signaling, “stop”, while using the other hand to call one specific child towards me so he/she could …

4 Rituals That Will Make You Happy, According to Neuroscience

You get all kinds of happiness advice on the Internet from people who don’t know what they’re talking about. Don’t trust them.<p>Actually, don’t trust …

The 15-Minute Routine This Man Used to Write More Than 40 Books

This story originally appeared on JamesClear.com<p>Beginning with his first novel in 1847, Anthony Trollope wrote at an incredible pace. Over the next 38 years, he published 47 novels, 18 works of non-fiction, 12 short stories, two plays, and an assortment of articles and letters.<p>Trollope achieved his …

How To Rock IKEA Hyllis Shelves In Your Interior: 31 Ideas

IKEA Hyllis is a cool shelving unit that can be used in many modern spaces, indoors and outdoors. It must be fastened to the wall, and the back panel …

Living Rooms

How to Be a Genius: 5 Secrets From Experts

Want to know how to be a genius? There are five things you can learn from looking at those who are the very best.<p><b>1) Be Curious And Driven</b><p>For his book …

How Your Brain Remembers Where You Parked The Car

If you run into an old friend at the train station, your brain will probably form a memory of the experience. And that memory will forever link the person you saw with the place where you saw him.<p>For the first time, researchers have been able to see that sort of link being created in people's …

Neurophilosophy

Here's What Your Home Will Look Like In 2025, According To IKEA

The future is all about convenience at your fingertips.<p>As IKEA celebrates its 40th year in Australia, the Swedish brand is thinking forward just as much as it is looking back. The company's head of design, Marcus Engman, already revealed what he believes the IKEA home will look like in five years. …

7 Habits of Highly Effective Sleuths

I was recently at the 67th annual meetings of the American Academy of Forensic Sciences, where I gave a talk about cognitive influences on …

Psychology

5 scents that could improve your productivity

Most offices have a base note of stale coffee, a hint of photocopier toner and a whiff of despair. What you smell can influence your mood, so it's a …

Why You Should Break The Rules of Mindfulness

I hear so many people say that they don’t have time to sit down and meditate, go to a class or even just do nothing for 5 minutes.<p><b>Believing that</b> …

Mindfulness

3 Weird Causes of Dark Circles That Have Nothing to Do With Lack of Sleep

I get plenty of sleep, so what's with these dark undereye circles?<p><b>I get plenty of sleep, so what's with these dark undereye circles?</b><p>A lack of zzz's …

What Your 10 Most Common Dreams Say About You

<i>Photo by Digital Vision/Getty Images</i><p>"Dreams don't happen to us, we happen to them," says Edinburgh-based dream psychologist Ian Wallace, author of <i>The Top 100 Dreams</i>. In other words, we're the director, star, and producer of all the movies that play inside our heads after we fall asleep (in fact, we …

Self-help

Is a ‘new Harry Potter book’ about to be discovered?

If publishers can turn Harper Lee’s original manuscript into a new novel, could the same happen to JK Rowling’s early drafts?<p>In February, the literary world was astounded by the news that Harper Lee, the famously reclusive writer of just one novel, To Kill A Mockingbird, was to publish another book.<p>…

Movie Review: The Imitation Game - Smart Bitches, Trashy Books

Watching <i>The Imitation Game</i> was kind of a weird experience. It was a movie I really enjoyed, but it also left me feeling really depressed. The Alan …

Minimalist movement captures attention of local people who find a richer life with less stuff

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Terri Bitsie remembers growing up in a community where families were resourceful, appreciated the possessions they had and when …

What Simple Living Means for Me

I’m often asked how I would define “Simple Living”, what Simple Living means for me, or how I would explain a simplified life… and I’ll be honest, …

Minimalism

Interview With Angela England, Author Of Backyard Farming On An Acre (More Or Less)

It’s never too early to start thinking about your Spring garden, right? Even though there is snow on the ground in many places, avid gardeners know …