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The Mind is Your Battleground (Here’s How to Master Your Mindset)

“There’s a vivid, beautiful, priceless piece of art hanging right in front of you. It’s sophisticated and detailed – a painstaking labor of deep …

Positive Thinking

The 25 richest, healthiest, happiest, and most advanced countries in the world

The Legatum Institute, a London based research institute released on Thursday its 10th annual global Prosperity Index, a huge survey that ranks the …

health

Health

NASA reveals why New Delhi is blanketed with deadly smog

The festival Diwali may have contributed to severe air pollution in India’s capital New Delhi, but a far more worrisome practice in the country could …

A Special Guide to Growing Stronger, Feeling Better and Bouncing Back After Failure

It's not the mistake that matters, but how you bounce back.<p>This story appears in the November 2016 issue of <i>Entrepreneur</i>. Subscribe »<p>Entrepreneurship is no walk in the park.<p>The mistakes leaders make can have personal impact. Take it from the founder of Renoun, a startup specializing in professional …

Entrepreneurship

The oceans are suffocating: Climate change is causing low oxygen levels

<b>(AP)</b><p>The oceans could see losses in fisheries and a collapse of marine ecosystems<p>Karin Limburg<p>November 3, 2016 8:43am (UTC)<p><i>This article was originally published on The Conversation. Read the original article.</i><p>Global climate change produces many effects — warming air energizes the atmosphere and …

Global Warming

4 Simple Questions Emotionally Intelligent Leaders Always Ask Their Employees

They're also great for fostering open dialog and developing meaningful work relationships.<p>I've written often on the power of transparency--the backbone of trust--that brings teams together to produce great work. Trust simply cannot happen without it.<p>And if you're in a leadership role, I caution …

Britain's centuries-old secret slang

Susie Dent is one of the UK’s best-known word experts. In her new book she explores the fascinating alien codes and colourful slang spoken for centuries.<p>The word ‘eavesdropper’ originally referred to people who, under the pretence of taking in some fresh air, would stand under the ‘eavesdrip’ of …

Language

4 Ways to Keep a Work-Life Balance Even When You're Stressed

As a current startup CEO and former Microsoft exec, I frequently get asked how I maintain a healthy work-life balance.<p>The common definition of …

10 Free Online Courses To Make You More Successful

A lack of productivity leads to a lack of happiness.<p>When you can’t see yourself making progress or getting things done, you get anxious and become …

1. They Wake Up At The Same Time

It’s tempting to sleep in on the weekend to catch up on your sleep. Though it feels good temporarily, having an inconsistent wake-up time disturbs your circadian rhythm. Your body cycles through an elaborate series of sleep phases in order for you to wake up rested and refreshed. One of these …

Sleep

Teenage Refugees Tell Us the Horrors They Went Through to Get to Europe

The UK will be taking in up to 3,000 unaccompanied minors who've been forced to flee their home countries. We spoke to some young refugees about their journeys so far.<p>When David Cameron did a U-turn on Wednesday and agreed that the UK could take in up to 3,000 unaccompanied minors after all, I …

10 Steps To Achieving The Life You Want In 2016

When we think of our lives, the years stretch out before us. It seems there will always be time.<p>But considering everything we want to do in areas such as career, family, friends, health and fitness, travel and our recreational pursuits, those years suddenly shrivel down to minutes, especially when …

10 Tips to Help Entrepreneurs Get Motivated

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Often, when entrepreneurs make the bold leap from employee of a corporation to leader of their own business, one of the first challenges they face is no longer having a person or group of people above them to set goals, deadlines and …

Entrepreneurship

8 Habits More Important to Success Than Raw Talent

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>At any elite level of success most people equal out with regards to skill or talent. What sets the great successes apart from others are the success habits they practice on daily basis. These practices, or habits, are ingrained into their …

Self-improvement

65 Top Tips to Sharpen Your Time-Management Skills

One of the most important keys to personal and professional success lies in how you spend your time. Here are 65 of the best ways to manage it.<p>Every day, each of us has 24 hours to spend. Some of us make better use of that resource than others. Learning to manage time and spend it wisely is among …

How Personal Is Personal Development?

We consider personal development largely ‘personal’; something we do for ourselves in order to grow and develop. At first sight, this seems pretty …

Self-improvement

8 Things Entrepreneurs Need to Do Daily to Care for Themselves

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Being an entrepreneur is challenging. Every day is a constant battle with uncertainty and doubt. But it can be a lot harder if you don’t actively make yourself a bigger priority than your business.<p>The thing that many entrepreneurs fail to …

Entrepreneurship

5 Techniques to Keep You Focused at Work

With focus, you can finish a task in half the time or less, reduce your margin of error. Here are some tips to help with work focus.<p>Surely Steve Jobs …

The politics of ethnic diversity: Scotland, Brexit and inequality

Communities United Advice centre,Govan,2008:"Raising Awareness of the Opportunities and meeting needs and demands of the Ethnic Minority Community". …

Race & Ethnicity

The Best Cities for Culture in the United States

You should feel more enlightened just reading this article.<p>Whenever we travel—even within our own country—we discover cultures that are entirely …

Don't look down - or perhaps do, if you dare...China opens world's highest, longest glass bridge

China has opened the world's highest and longest glass-bottomed bridge – the latest in a series of vertigo-inducing structures which are attracting tourists from all over the world.<p>The 1,410ft (430 metre) bridge, which opened on Saturday, and spans across the Zhangjiajie Canyon, in Hunan province, …

Selfies through the Centuries, from the 1500's to Warhol

Long before iPhones, Snapchat filters, Kim Kardashian, and Cindy Sherman, painters like Rembrandt were painstakingly accepting their worst angles and inventing their best, all in pursuit of the art of the selfie. It's a torch that Robert Mapplethorpe, Andy Warhol, and Marina Abramovic have all …

Art

25 incredible things you didn't know about Estonia

To mark Estonian Independence Day (February 24), here are a few things you didn't know about the Baltic state.<p>1. It's mostly female<p>The country has distinctly more women than men. For every 100 females in Estonia, there are 84 men – only the Northern Mariana Islands, a US territory in the Pacific, …

6 Financial Advisors Share Their Best Financial Advice for Saving Money

Is saving money easy? From a distance, it certainly appears to be.<p>But, when it comes down to it, it’s pretty difficult – especially when you don’t have a stellar income.<p>You already know you need to save money for the future. You need to save money for retirement, for an emergency, for your kids’ …

Personal Finance

Wild Scandinavia: adventure without breaking the bank

This is a pricey part of the world, but these adventures in Norway, Sweden, Denmark and Iceland, from the new Wild Guide Scandinavia, are pleasantly surprising in more ways than one<p>With some of the largest remaining tracts of true wilderness in Europe, Scandinavia and Iceland offer a multitude of …

European Travel

Surround Yourself With Success - How To Improve Your Life...You Can Do It!

Successful people do one thing – they COMMIT. To themselves, to their dream, to the people they are here to serve and to the Universe.<p>When you are …

Success

How Minimizing Management Supervision Can Maximize Employee Performance

Since the dawn of the Industrial Revolution, thinking and tools for managing employees towards high performance have remained the same. General practice about managing individual performance says all employees must be given stretch goals at the beginning of each year; managers must closely monitor …