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How Mindfulness Can Save the Day in These 6 Common Situations

You're reading How Mindfulness Can Save the Day in These 6 Common Situations, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. …

Why you shouldn’t want to always be happy

Part of the problem is that happiness isn’t just one thing.<p>Jennifer Hecht is a philosopher who studies the history of happiness. In her book “The …

How Your Thoughts Change Your Brain, Cells and Genes

Every minute of every day, your body is physically reacting, literally changing, in response to the thoughts that run through your mind.<p>Every minute of every day, your body is physically reacting, literally changing, in response to the thoughts that run through your mind.<p>It's been shown over and …

Immune System

The Science of How What We Believe Becomes Our Reality - Part I

<b>"Mind is the Master Power that molds and makes, and we are mind. And ever more we take the tool of thought, and shaping what we will, bring forth a thousand joys, or a thousand ills. We think in secret, and it comes to pass, environment, is but our looking glass."</b> <b>-- James Allen</b><p>At some point we have …

Breast Cancer

I Have It All—so Why Am I Not Happy?

I used to spend long nights wide awake, wandering around our huge house, wondering what I was missing in my life. I blamed myself for feeling this …

Restorative Yoga Is Like Adult Nap Time

The secret to a long, healthy life may have more to do with how much, how often, and how well you relax each day, than how many steps you …

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5 Self-Sabotaging Habits Holding You Back (And How To Fix Them)

The new year comes with new opportunities and a fresh batch of motivation to follow through on our promises. Inevitably, life happens, and sticking …

30 Remarkable Examples of Lettering in Graphic Design

In this showcase I’ve put together a list of some <b>hand lettering designs</b> and typography examples, its impressive illustration artwork. Hope you like …

The best 10 typography boards on Pinterest

Pinterest is one of the fastest growing social networks where users can organize and share images around the web. With so much of fantastic imagery …

1 Word That Kills Your Credibility

This one word in a presentation is a dead giveaway that something isn't as it appears.<p>I have watched more salespeople and companies pitch their ideas over the years than I care to count. And during thousands of interviews with consumers about how they use different products and services and respond …

7 powerful public speaking tips from one of the most-watched TED Talks speakers

<i>This post is in partnership with Entrepreneur. The article below was originally published at</i> <i>Entrepreneur.com</i><i>.</i><p>By Kim Lachance Shandrow, …

13 Great Books to Help You Succeed, Create, & Communicate

Recently I read legendary filmmaker Akira Kurosawa's autobiography. One of the many things from his book that resonated with me was his strong belief …

10 Books for the 21st-Century Presenter, Storyteller

"The greatest part of a writer's time is spent in reading in order to write," Samuel Johnson once said. "A man will turn over half a library to make …

15 Best Public Speaking Videos Every Speaker Should Watch

15 best public speaking videos you will find in this article were made by successful TED speakers. Each speech highlights examples of most common …

5 killer ways to open up your next presentation

Did you know modern statistics state that you have 60 seconds or less to capture your audience’s attention?<p>You’ve might have heard it before, but maybe not in terms of presentations. It’s crucial to understand the importance of grasping an audience’s attention in the first moments of a talk. Your …

Why do people make bad slides?

For years experts in psychology, design and even technology have decried Powerpoint and its many evils. Every few months another blog post, or …