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How to Win Loyalty From Other People

Although money is often seen as a prime motivator, ultimately the bonds that hold an enterprise together are psychological. Important data gathered …

Mentally Strong People: The 13 Things They Avoid

<i>Editors’ Note: Following the huge popularity of this post, article source Amy Morin has authored a guest post on exercises to increase mental strength here and Cheryl Conner has interviewed Amy in a Forbes video chat about this article here.</i><p>For all the time executives spend concerned about physical …

Joe Gebbia: Executing Your Idea Starts With a Small Single Step

From career quandaries to financial lows, nine designers explain how they overcame career-defining dilemmas.<p>The 2018 99U Conference theme is about …

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10 Unbelievable Diet Rules Backed by Science

Get ready to question everything you've been told about diet rules and conventional weight-loss strategies<p>When describing how you really feel about …

6 Ways You’re Ruining Superfoods

Make these diet mistakes, and you could be turning health food into junk food<p>Of course superfoods like spinach and blueberries are amazing for you. But that doesn’t mean they’re guaranteed nutritional powerhouses. Fry them in tons of oil or load ’em up with sugary stuff, and you basically negate …

How to Delegate Effectively

<i>Ilya Pozin is the founder of Ciplex, and a writer on entrepreneurship and marketing.</i><p>Don’t look now, but your micromanagement habits might be stunting your company’s growth. If you’re improperly, inefficiently, or just plain avoiding the delegation of tasks, you may be harming your company more than …

Four Ways To Start Your Work Day Right

It’s a morning like any other, except I wake up and force myself out of bed at 5:45 a.m. I am on the mats 30 minutes later. Though I’m still trying to get the sleep out of my eyes, I push myself through a workout anyway — and suddenly, I start to feel pretty good. When I get home, my 5-year-old …

A Definitive Guide To Making Better (And Better Informed) Decisions

Eggs or fruit for breakfast? Sell or stay independent? Pants or no pants? Decisions, decisions: They’re everywhere. Worry not, this guide’s here to help.<p>All day, every day, we are faced with an onslaught of decisions both small and large. It’s hard work. Naturally, we often seek help to quell the …

14 Ways to Acquire Knowledge: A Timeless Guide from 1936

The quest for intellectual growth and self-improvement through education has occupied yesteryear’s luminaries like Bertrand Russell and modern-day thinkers like Sir Ken Robinson and Noam Chomsky. In 1936, at the zenith of the Great Depression, the prolific self-help guru and famous eccentric <b>James</b> …

15 Ways to Rediscover Your Inspiration

<i>Inspiration comes and goes</i>. We’re supremely <i>motivated and inspired</i> at times, and in those moments we accomplish great things way faster than we do …

10 Ways To Gain Real Super Powers That Will Change Your Life

You Can Gain Real Super Powers<p>No gamma radiation, spider bites or mutations necessary.<p>A few simple tips from the blog can have you performing heroic …

How to Teach Anything to Anyone | Inc.com

Most people are familiar with the phrase: <i>Those who can't do, teach</i>. Ironically, it's the converse that creates dysfunction in business. So often these doers get stuck doing and doing because they don't know how to teach their skills and knowledge to employees and colleagues. Talented people end up …

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The Ultimate Sign Of Success: An Open Calendar

Everyone has a million things to do. True success is having a million things to do but only doing a few of them.<p>“Busy” is the modern equivalent of “fine.”<p>Ask people how they’re doing and they’re highly likely to tell you they’re “keeping busy” or “we had a busy summer” or “you know, busy as usual!” …

Butt Exercises That Work--Really Well!

Exercise 1 Plank with Leg Lift<p>Start at the top of a pushup, then bend your elbows to lower yourself and shift your weight onto your forearms; your body should form a straight line. Brace your abs and glutes <b>(a)</b>. Lift one foot three inches, foot flexed <b>(b)</b>. Hold for a few seconds, then lower and …

Stop Embarassing Yourself: How To Know Your Crush Doesn’t Want You

God, that feeling sucks, doesn’t it? The one where you spend an entire hour artfully crafting the perfect text message that puts out just as many …

8 Simple Ways to Stay Committed to Your Fitness Routine

Sticking with a fitness routine is not always easy. We can be our own worst enemies. After all, we are toughest on ourselves. The truth is, missing a workout or sneaking a bite of cake becomes a way bigger deal in our own minds than it is in reality. Sometimes the only thing you need to keep you …

11 Life Hacks For The Emotionally Struggling 20-Something

Everybody I know is either in or needs to be in therapy. The common theme among them is that they self-sabotage, and I think we all do, it’s just …

9 (Tiny) Dating Tricks That Have A Big Payoff

1. When you need someone to open up about something, have them drive you somewhere.<p>People are at ease behind the wheel because they are in charge of …

The 7 Questions That Tell You Who You Are

Many of the answers we’re seeking are answers we already have. We just don’t know how to access them. Understanding who you are isn’t something you …

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How to Increase Your Energy Levels

Time to Wake Up!<p>Even if you’re a morning person, you’re probably far from firing on all cylinders when you first open your eyes. “It can take up to …

A Week's Worth of Protein-Packed Breakfasts

The right breakfast may help you achieve your weight loss goals, according to several published reports that found eating a healthy, protein-rich morning meal turns down hormones that trigger hunger and cravings, making it easier to eat fewer calories.<p>In one recent study, published in the <i>European</i> …

How to Save Money On Everything Fun

Between the price of event tickets, concessions, parking lots, and online "convenience fees," going out for a simple night of fun can cost you an arm …

Just Delete Me Is a Massive List of Links to Close All Your Accounts

Removing yourself from the internet is not always an easy task and the biggest problem is tracking down all your online accounts so you can delete …

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12 Creative Wedding Exit Toss Ideas

Amazing photo ops aside, the celebratory wedding exit toss is an age-old wedding tradition that dates back to Roman times. (Grains were tossed at weddings to symbolize fertility -- of crops and for the couple!) Today there's a ton of options to make your exit truly memorable. Here, a few of our …

How to pull together an unforgettable 1st birthday

Shares 8<p><i>By: Kayla Knudson, BettyCrocker.com Senior Editor</i><p>We’ve created a 1st birthday party that’s so easy you can pull it together over naptime. …

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Chic Girl Blue DIY Cookie Monster Birthday Party Planning Ideas Decor

This chic <b>COOKIE MONSTER THEMED BIRTHDAY PARTY</b> was submitted by Lisa Costin of A Charming Fete.<p>I think this Cookie Monster is so fun! I love all of …

We Love Foxes! And you'll love this fabulous fox design too

What weighs about 13 pounds, can run 30 mph and has completely taken over Paper Source? Why, foxes, of course!<p>These clever creatures have made their …

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Realize Your Mind's Intrinsic Power

<b>Click here to read an original op-ed from the TED speaker who inspired this post and watch the TEDTalk below.</b><p>Holding a human brain for the first time was a powerful moment. Cradling the fragile organ in my hands, I had this overwhelming realization that every thought, every emotion, every …