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10 Challenges Only The Painfully Introverted Understand

<b>1. Social media is destroying your self-esteem.</b> The minute you log onto Instagram or Facebook or any of that other soul-crushingly demonic social …

10 Absolutely Heartbreaking Struggles Single People Never Talk About

For as long as I can remember, I’ve watched my friends pair off. Temporarily and fleetingly in high school, longer and more lasting in college, and …

12 Spiritual Principles to Live By

Life is hard. It doesn't matter if you're living in a huge mansion or standing in line at a soup kitchen, the truth of the matter is not many of us are given the tools while growing up to cope with the many stressors in our lives. But there are people out there who seem to have an idea of how to …

How to Tell If You're Self-Loathing and What to Do About It

Many of us subject ourselves to self-loathing thoughts on a regular basis.<p>However, self-loathing isn't something that we are born with. As Anneli Rufus says in this Psychology Today article: "We aren't born with low self-esteem. It is not possible. The newborn brain lacks this capacity."<p>Yet as we …

9 Incredibly Productive Ways You Can Spend Time Online

<i>Producer’s note: Someone on Quora asked: What are the most productive ways to spend time on the Internet? Here is one of the best answers that’s been</i> …

A Quote That Will Completely Change The Way You Think About Love

By Keay Nigel,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1cgWFCE<p>Recently I came across a love quote and up until this day I’m still quite surprised by how much …

100 Motivational Quotes That Will Inspire You to Succeed | Inc.com

As entrepreneurs, leaders, managers, and bosses, we must realize that everything we think actually matters. If we are seeking success, we must think successful, inspiring, and motivating thoughts.<p>Read on to find the words of wisdom that will motivate you in building your business, leading your …

Motivation

16 Things Unemotional Women Will Understand

I think we all have those moments where we take a serious look at our surroundings, examine the people in our lives and go ‘what the fuck is wrong …

4 Standing Moves for a Super-Flat Stomach

Pooch, be gone.<p>You can get a stronger center without unfurling an exercise mat. In fact, the standing abdominals routine below hits all of the muscles that make up your core, from your abs to your hips, your pelvis to your lower back.<p>Check out the four exercises in our handy video and pin-able …

Women's Health

40 Little Decisions That Will Deeply Enrich Your Life

<i>Image Credit: Pixabay.</i><p>It's a blistering 30 degrees outside, Michael is walking down the street in shorts and a T-shirt. Many drive past, curiously looking at him. But one family turns the car around. With that little decision, everyone's life is turned upside down.<p>It's the inspiring story behind …

Finding Purpose

Do you have a purpose-driven life? Or are you among the multitude of regular Joe's who have not identified or achieved their purpose? Because you are living without or in search of purpose, you are therefore inferior to those who are driven toward some great plan. Right?<p>Consider this: Why do we …

Positive Thinking

9 Things You Don’t Have To Have

1. An opinion.<p>We form opinions about everything. People. Food. Countries. Religions. Music. It is human nature. Opinions, by their very nature, …

4 Reasons Why Letting Go Can Be So Difficult

Anyone can relate to the struggles of letting go of something or someone. It is the human condition to become too attached to things or people. …

To The One I Haven’t Met Yet

My mind tends to wander and ends up back on the thought of you more often than it should. I imagine the beat of your heart, the smell of your skin, …

If You Want To Feel Happier In Life, Try Using This Checklist

<i>Producer’s note: Someone on Quora asked: What comprises a responsibility checklist for having a good life? Here is one of the best answers that’s</i> …

23 Productive Life Hacks You Can Use Every Day To Save Time

<i>Producer’s note: Someone on Quora asked: What are the best day-to-day time-saving hacks? Here is one of the best answers that’s been pulled from the</i> …

30 Things You Should Do (At Least) Once A Year

<b>1.</b> Clean your closet, and get rid of anything you haven’t worn, anything that doesn’t fit you, anything that is too worn or ripped to repair, or …

Here Is How To Answer The Next Time Someone Asks “Why Aren’t You Married?”

It really starts in your mid-20s, anxious parents eager for you to muscle up and show that you’re adult by getting married and maybe thinking about …

5 Things To Remember When It Seems Like Everyone Else Is More Successful Than You Are

By Megan Bailey,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1qAOqK8<p>Most of us have been there at one point or another… unless you’ve never encountered a more …

How To Rewire Your Brain For Greater Happiness

The bad news: Our brains are wired to be negative. The good news: You can train your brain to hold on to happiness in 10 seconds.<p>Wouldn’t it be awesome if we could hack into our own brains and rewire them to be happier?<p>Science has shown we actually can thanks to a phenomenon called …

5 Times When Saying 'No' Is The Nicest Thing You Can Do For Yourself

The vast majority of us live in a 24/7 world. Our days do not begin and end within office hours. And after accounting for the optimal amount of sleep we all <i>should</i> be logging each night, that leaves about 72 hours each week to attend to our families, friends, chores, hobbies and passions. We live by …

How Others See You Depends On How You See Yourself

We live in a world where it matters what others think about you. As a recent college graduate on what feels like a never ending job search for a …

6 Signs That Your Crappy Job Is Holding You Back From Your True Potential And Greatness

Let’s face it: We all need money.<p>Anybody who says money isn’t important is either crazy rich or lives in a cult somewhere. What’s also important is …

8 Times It’s Totally Okay To Be Unapologetically Selfish

1. When someone touches your radio while you’re driving.<p>You’re entitled to threaten someone with physical bodily harm if they touch your radio while …

Accept The Pain That Will Help You Grow

Breathe.<br>Just breathe.<br>Take a deep breath.<br>Exhale and let it go.<br>Accept it.<p>The hardest decisions are often the most painful. The hardest decisions are …

101 Ways To Put More Love In The World Today

1. Write a list of things you love but forget to be grateful for. Post it somewhere. Tag and challenge other people to do the same.<p>2. Call your …

How Music Affects Your Productivity

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Music has a way of expressing that which cannot be put into words.<p>It is for this reason (and many more) that music is regarded as one of the triumphs of human creativity-but does music itself help one to create?<p>This is an important …

9 Ways to Become More Creative in the Next 10 Minutes | Inc.com

Modern culture often labels creativity as natural gift. Artists get showered with praise and proclamations of "you're so <i>talented</i>," but truthfully, talent has little to do with it.<p>Creativity is a skill to be learned, practiced, and developed, just like any other. Juggling takes practice, as does …

Creativity

How to Make Teriyaki Sauce at Home

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Stephanie Le from I Am a Food Blog is pulling back the curtain on teriyaki sauce, and revealing that you only need 5 ingredients to make it</i> …